Dustin Van Tate Testa

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A software engineer with a passion for learning and experience working with large codebases


Programming since 2011

C++ & C since 2011
POSIX, pthreads, Qt, GMP, cmake, openmp, GDB, valgrind, etc.
TypeScript & JavaScript since 2014
Node, WebGL, threejs, express, WebAssembly, echarts, Webpack React, etc.
Linux since 2015
Packaging, BASH, SQL, systemd, sockets, nginx, rclone, AWS, docker, etc.
Python since 2013
Flask, PIP, textblob, pygtk, Pandas, etc.
Since 2010 I've created 15+ websites
Limited others
Experiments with functional languages like Haskell as well as compilation targets like WebAssembly and MIPS

Other Skills

Formal Experience

Recent Employment

Information Security Corporation: Software Engineer (2022.1 - present)

Upwork.com: Freelance Software Engineer (2021.5 - 2021.9)

CAEMate: Software Developer (2020.6 - 2020.12)

StrattyX, Inc.: Senior Software Engineer (2019.4 - 2019.12)

Other Experience

Personal Projects

Programming languges

Corki Bot


I've made and contributed to many websites over the years. Here are a few recent ones:


Illinois Institute of Technology

Chicago, Illinois | Computer Science | 2018 - 2021

Howard High School

Macon, Georgia | Foreign Language Pathway | 2014 - 2018