I worked as an R&D Engineering Intern within BRCK's Hardware Engineering group, an interdisciplinary team of firmware, mechanical, and electrical engineers building solutions to connect Africa to the Internet. BRCK is a Nairobi-based startup and one of TIME's 50 Genius Companies 2018.
I built a digital brain for academic collaboration. I wrote most of the code for the web app, mobile apps, and API; built a multidisciplinary team of 10+ employees; handled promotion; and pitched to investors. 200+ votes on Product Hunt. 1000+ active users at peak.
I developed an internal app for monitors to track member activity and inventory and a public web app. I also created a custom WordPress theme for our marketing website.
Piezoelectric energy harvesting insoles
I created an interactive demo site for the health startup's Insights and Messaging APIs. I also developed a personalized dashboard to support Sales and Marketing staff.
I designed a circular, decentralized economy for rural regions with a distributed supply chain and p2p networking.
I fabricated a hybrid self-driving robot car using the Parallax ActivityBot platform and Arduino and built an API microservice which conveyed navigational data.