Jenna Quindica
Software Engineer
About Me

Hi! My name is Jenna. I'm a software engineer at First Round Capital. I speak about mental health at tech conferences. I volunteer with Open-Sourcing Mental Illness (OSMI), Techtonica, and Code2040.

Fun Facts
5 younger siblings
Cornell McMullen Scholar
Hamilton the musical expert
Level 100 in Tetris Battle
Resume
Experience
2019-present
Software Engineer
First Round Capital

I love this job.

2018-2019
Software Engineer
Basis

Basis was a mental health startup that offered 45-minute video and telephone sessions to consumers with specialists trained in Motivational Interviewing and Structured Problem Solving.

2016-2018
Software Engineer
Threadloom

Employee #2. Worked on Image Search, Newsletter, and List Builder.

2015-2016
Software Engineer
Tuition.io

Engineer #2. Built API wrappers for several financial data aggregation APIs, like Yodlee and Finicity. Tech lead for customer service.

2014-2015
Full-Stack Developer
RushTera

Created a concurrently chunked, resumable file uploader, optimized for 200 GB videos.

Summer 2014
Intern
StartFast Venture Accelerator

Shipped the API for a pre-Series A social television startup. Organized social events to foster community and build morale.

Education
Fall 2017
University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Deep Learning Certificate Part I.

2013 - 2014
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
  • CS 1112: Introduction to Computing using Matlab
  • CS 2112: Object-Oriented Design and Data Structures – Honors
  • CS 2800: Discrete Structures
2004-2013
Kamehameha Schools Kapalama
Honolulu, HI

#5 in class of ~450 students.