Yeltsin Penado

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2018 – Bachelor of Fine Arts: Otis College of Art and Design


-Comfortable working with HTML, Python, Scratch 2 and other computer languages.

-Works well with all operating systems. Building computer hardware, software: general knowledge of CPU, GPU and motherboard configuration, problem solving.

-Design: Expert at all Adobe CC software. Maya, Bleder (3D), Unreal Engine, Unity. 3D scanning, sculpting, and printing. Virtual and Augmented Reality, Remote gesture control.


Night Vision Robot: (work in progress): Built upon a Raspberry Pi circuit board: Adding a PiTFT screen, IR camera, and battery pack for remote use. Considering adding wheels and solar panels for autonomous movement in future missions.

Raspberry Pi Arcade: Uploaded the Raspbian and Retropie operating systems onto a Raspberry Pi mini-computer. Managed and crafted game files to function, and configured controls.

HTML Game: The Semiotic Medley: Created a 3D virtual portfolio space that can be experienced as a game. The room contains 3D objects that were physically scanned and manipulated with Unreal Engine 4 and Blender.

Professional Work Experience

Shift Manager at Starbucks Coffee:


-Completion of daily and hourly objectives in a timely manner, confidently led a team of baristas, Responsible for product ordering and inventory management. A Flexible problem solver: always embracing unique input from team members to find solutions, resolve bottlenecks in work flow, and prompt responsiveness during times of ambiguity.

Teaching Assistant at Otis College of Art and Design:


-Teaching Assistant for following classes: Experimental Drawing, Bronze Casting, Painting 1, Ceramics, and Lighting Studio. Objectives included maintaining contact with students for clarity of assignments and objectives.  Updating class websites and developed portfolios for students. General classroom/workspace set-up and clean-up. Working with professor to complete administrative tasks.