Edward Weng

Edward Weng

MBA Candidate at Harvard Business School

Location
Greater Boston Area
Industry
Computer Software

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Edward Weng's Overview

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Edward Weng's Experience

Developer

LivingSocial

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry

March 2012July 2014 (2 years 5 months) Washington, DC

Worked on project-based teams in LivingSocial’s Consumer division to build highly scalable and easily maintainable Ruby on Rails applications.

• One of two engineers who built and managed the mobile web platform, servicing over 16 million users a month and powering over 35% of all LivingSocial purchases.
• Managed application responsible for sharing common views, styles, and scripts across a large Service Oriented Architecture.
• Conducted A/B testing to gain insight into consumer behavior and measure the impact of various features.

Co-Founder

Mittenberry

July 2009December 2013 (4 years 6 months) New York, NY

Created a women’s accessories label that produces high-quality, affordable mittens for smartphone users. Managed production, order fulfillment, sales, and marketing.

• Built an e-commerce site to sell product and reached $100k in top-line sales within two seasons.
• Managed production, order fulfillment, sales, and marketing.

Quantitative Analyst - Financial Institutions Group

Goldman Sachs

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; GS; Investment Banking industry

June 2010February 2012 (1 year 9 months) New York, NY

Created quantitative strategies for financial institutions seeking to hedge interest rate, currency, equity, and credit risk through capital markets solutions.

• Programmed in Slang, Goldman Sachs’s proprietary coding language, to perform liability-side risk analysis and to price equity and rate derivatives.
• Collaborated with Financing and Investment Banking divisions to provide analysis of risk associated with strategic financings (e.g., mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings).

Edward Weng's Languages

  • English

    (Native or bilingual proficiency)
  • Mandarin

    (Limited working proficiency)

Edward Weng's Projects

  • Stocks

    • November 2013 to Present
    Team Members: Edward Weng

    Designed and developed the Stocks Android application to bring real-time, streaming quotes right to our users' pockets.

Edward Weng's Skills & Expertise

  1. Ruby on Rails
  2. Ruby
  3. Entrepreneurship
  4. jQuery
  5. E-commerce
  6. Start-ups
  7. Business Strategy
  8. Microsoft Excel
  9. JavaScript

Edward Weng's Education

Harvard Business School

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

20142016 (expected)

Princeton University

BSE, Electrical Engineering

20062010

University of Oxford

Study Abroad, Engineering

20082009

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Prize winner in the DC Week Hackathon 2012

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