David Zilburg

About Me

Hi, my name is David Zilburg and I am currently a computer science undergraduate student at Northeastern University.


Northeastern University (2015-present)

Computer Science Major, Class of 2019
  • Fall 2015: Fundamentals of Computer Science I
  • Fall 2015: Discrete Structures
  • Spring 2016: Fundamentals of Computer Science II
  • Spring 2016: Logic and Computation
  • Fall 2016: Algorithms and Data
  • Fall 2016: Object Oriented Design
  • Fall 2017: Computer Systems
  • Fall 2017: Database Design
  • Fall 2017: Software Development

Bergen County Academies High School (2011-2015)

Academy of Technology and Computer Science, Class of 2015
  • Freshman Year: Intro To Programming
  • Sophomore Year: AP Computer Science A Course
  • Junior Year: Data Structures Course
  • Senior Year: Intro to OS course alongside working on a capstone project

Work Experience


Full-Stack Software Development Co-op (January 2017 - June 2017)
  • Expanded dynamic form-creation application for collecting user data
  • Designed and implemented scoring system for dynamic forms
  • Covered all features developed with unit, integration and selenium tests
  • Exercised leadership, teamwork, and communication skills in a Scrum environment

Global Healthy Living Foundation

Full Time Web Development Intern / Tech Associate (Summer 2016)
  • Full stack dev using PHP, SQL, HTML/CSS, and Javascript
  • Built management system for distributing patient education materials
  • Redesigned template for patient portals and streamlined their creation
  • Played a key role in data migration for patient community website
  • Worked with graphic designer to create a new WordPress theme

Northeastern Web Development

Web Development for Northeastern University,
Department of Physical Therapy (Spring 2016 - Spring 2017)
  • Worked with PHP, WordPress, HTML/CSS
  • Developed front-end for websites of different labs in the department based off similar templates
  • Communicated and organized meetings with various faculty
  • Part time during school semesters


Mobile Development Intern at Hertz (Summer 2014 - Summer 2015)
  • Worked on a very small team, mainly focused on the Android (hybrid) application
    • Work with Javascript, HTML/CSS, Git, Cordova, and Java
    • Focused on bug fixes and UI redesign
  • Worked both summers full time, and once a week during the 2014-2015 school year


Scrum Board

In 2017, I created a web application designed for clean task management for scrum/agile teams. This application was built using Node.js, Express, MongoDB, and JQuery.



In 2017, I created Lists, a web application using the built using Python, Flask, JQuery and MongoDB for creating lists such as to-do lists or shoppings lists.



At PennApps Winter 2015, my team made Safelist, a web application using the Postmates API to deliver craigslist items in order to distance any communication between buyer and seller


At hackRU Fall 2014, my team created a mobile app called WearAbouts, in which users can upload pictures of outfits and other users vote on which is better



At hackRU Spring 2014, I worked with a beginner programmer to create a website called PlayMusic4Me that collects song recommendations from text messages



At PennApps Spring 2014, my team made Hearts, a Valentine's Day themed web application made to analyze Facebook conversations to get statistics



At hackRU Fall 2013, my team created an android application called Frames, a picture sharing network which obtains other users' pictures based on location of the user



hackBCA (2013-2016)

hackBCA is a student-run high-school hackathon (24-hour programming marathon) at Bergen County Academies
  • On the original team of organizers (2014)
  • Staffed the event for both 2014 and 2015
  • Mentor for the event in 2016

Blueprint Mentor (2016)

HackMIT Blueprint
  • Mentored high school students
  • "Learnathon day": Helped teach workshops on HTML, CSS, and Javascript/JQuery
  • "Hackathon day": Helped students develop various projects of their own

Volunteer Work

Academy After Hours (2014)
  • Summer classes at BCA for middle school students
  • Assisted teaching Guitar Builders, Web Design, and Game Development

BCA Open House Tour Guide (2012, 2013, 2014)

Music Production

As a hobby, I produce music. I have music on Soundcloud as well as a recently released album on Spotify (also available on other streaming services). I have been producing music since 2012.

FBLA (2013-2015)

Future Business Leaders of America
  • 2nd in the state in E-Business (2014)
  • Club fundraising director (2013-2014 School Year)
  • Club Vice president (2014-2015 School Year)


Most Proficient
  • Java Programming
  • Javascript Programming
  • Python Programming
  • HTML/CSS (using Bootstrap CSS Library)
  • JQuery
  • MongoDB
  • Flask
  • Express
  • React
  • Git
  • SQL
Familiar With
  • Neo4j
  • Android SDK
  • Parse (using Javascript)
  • C Programming
  • BASH Programming
  • Lisp Programming
  • iOS SDK
  • PHP