keith achorn

Keith Achorn

Software Engineer

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University of Florida, Currently Enrolled

Master of Science Degree Program, Computer Science

Florida State University

Computer Science — 4.0 GPA

  • 34 Credits: C++, Java, Android Development, MIPS
  • President's List
  • University of Florida

    Mechanical Engineering — 3.8 GPA

  • Minor: Physics
  • Summa Cum Laude
  • Work Experience

    2013 - Present

    Graphics Software Engineer


  • Implemented Broadwell Android and Windows media performance validation test programs.
  • Designed and implemented a distributed platform for remote driver development and validation.
  • 2012 - 2013

    Undergraduate Technical Intern


  • Developed methods to enhance bitstream matching between driver and architectural models.
  • Designed tools to analyze video encoding process, and identify sources of discrepancies.
  • Initiated a unified configuration platform between Windows, Android, and Linux.
  • 2007 - 2012

    IST Program Coordinator (Engineer I)

    Florida Power and Light

    In addition to prior responsibilities:
  • Direct the preventive and corrective maintenance of nuclear safety-related equipment.
  • Coordinate Engineering, Operations, Maintenance, Work Control and other departments to prepare contingency actions for at-risk components.
  • Maintain Program compliance with Code of Federal Regulations, ASME, and NRC.
  • Present findings to Management at quarterly Plant Health Committee meeting.
  • Participate in ASME Code Committee, NRC, and IST Owners Group meeting.
  • 2005 - 2007

    In-Service Test Engineer (Engineer II)

    Florida Power and Light

  • Conduct and direct a variety of tests to ensure the health and availability of 46 pumps and 988 valves.
  • Analyze all test data for component degradation and calculate reliability estimates.
  • Update testing procedures and methods to enhance ability to detect degradation.
  • Technical Skills

    Programming Languages

  • C++
  • Java
  • Android Development
  • MIPS
  • CMD and VBS scripting
  • Software

  • Eclipse
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Perforce
  • WinDbg
  • AutoCAD
  • All Microsoft Office Products
  • Awards and Activities


    2013 - Present
    Host, Wearables Weekly
    2013 - Present
    Founder, Society of Glass Enthusiasts, SF Bay Area
    2005 - 2012
    Member, ASME
    2000 - Present
    Volunteer, Habitat for Humanity


    2012 - 2014
    Recognized, Seven Intel Certificates of Recognition
    May, 2012
    Awarded, Presidents List (FSU)
    December, 2009
    Featured, 'Faces of Excellence
    May, 2005
    Awarded, Summa Cum Laude (Highest Honors)
    March, 2004
    Inducted, Golden Key International Honour Society
    March, 2004
    Inducted, Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honor Society)

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