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Arvind P.

San Jose, CA

$75/hour

Computer science teacher

5+ Hours
Background check passed as of 1/14/16
5.0 average from 2 ratings

$75/Hour


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Poona University
Computer Science
California State East Bay
Master's

Education

Poona University (Computer Science)

California State East Bay (Master's)

About Arvind

I have taught at different levels over the years, starting with helping middle school students to High school and also BS computer Science students at California State University East Bay. I have a Master's in Computer Science and Bachelor's in Computer engineering. I like to teach students from the ground up for the long run so covering important gaps in thought process is more important right now then say write a cool app where the basic fundamentals are overlooked because we have used a tool which is doing the work.

I have worked over 20 years in Software Development Area on different languages, platforms and most importantly algorithms. The use of algorithms is prevalent in CS education the approach I try to take is to make the student comfortable first in what he already knows by filling any gaps in understanding and then build the foundation. I have found that as a effective way of teaching. At the same time pacing the material is different for different students, in the first lecture I try to gather that and so it is learning for me as well to learn the pace of the student and guide him to the correct rhythm based on the student's goals and comfort. So Goal setting every sitting is an important aspect of my teaching.

I prefer to teach online over weekends but will be flexible in accommodating different days as well.
I have taught at different levels over the years, starting with helping middle school students to High school and also BS computer Science students at California State University East Bay. I have a Master's in Computer Science and Bachelor's in Computer engineering. I like to teach students from the ground up for the long run so covering important Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of San Jose, CA 95129
Background Check: Passed
Math:
R
Business:
Microsoft Excel

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Computer Programming

I have worked in software development jobs for over 20 years. My responsibilities have included programming in languages like Java, Obj-C, C#, Python, SQL, Assembly language on iOS, Android, Windows, iOS, Linux, Unix on the Server and Client tiers. For my background credentials, I have a MS degree in Computer Science which has covered different programming theory subjects in the graduate studies curriculum like analysis of algorithms, complexity theory, cellular automata.

Computer Science

I have an MS in Computer Science.

Microsoft Excel

I use Microsoft Excel extensively at Work for Data analytics.

Python

I am using Python at work for data science projects. It was the language of choice during my recent Certificate in data science course at UC Irvine.

R

I have finished a Data Science course Certificate from UC Irvine using R and also use R at work.

Visual Basic

I have used visual basic from version 2 onwards (1994) at my work place and so this has been over 5-7 years of active applications I have written in Visual basic and C#.

Poona University
Computer Science
California State East Bay
Master's

Education

Poona University (Computer Science)

California State East Bay (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $75.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Arvind will travel within 20 miles of San Jose, CA 95129.