University of Southern California
University of Southern CaliforniaComputer EngineeringUSC Viterbi School of EngineeringUniversity of Southern California


Baohua Cao (Bob)

(Sr.) Software Engineer

I have B.S. and M.S professional degrees in computer science with a concentration on web systems and software engineering. I graduated from USC with a CS Master degree in 2012.

Baohua Cao


  • 8 years of solid OOP/WEB background in developing, testing and debugging software on front & back to end:
    Font to end: JavaScript 6 years, Ajax 5, jQuery 3, backbone.js 2, prototype.js 1, HTML 10, HTML5 1, CSS 6
    Back to end: SQL 6, LAMP 4, XML 6, JSON 6, PHP 4, JAVA 4, Ruby 1, CakePHP 1, Symfony 2, Zend 1
  • 7 years of working experience in IBM China Research Lab, USC, LIFECROWD.COM and
    2012 - 2013:, Full time senior web engineer, project manager (LAMP\PHP)
    2011 - 2012:, Part time intern as its major web engineer (LAMP\PHP)
    2010 - 2011:  University of Southern California, Research Assistant (J2EE\JAVA, Cloud Computing)
    2006 - 2010:  IBM China Research Lab, Senior Software Engineer (J2EE\JAVA and LAMP\PHP)
  • 5+ significant web projects, 4 technical US patents, 4 technical books, 10+ awards, Cigux Forms,, IBM Smart Cloud Product, USC Smart Grid, US Patents
  • 3 degrees in computer science, M.S. from USC, B.S.\M.S. from WUHAN University (Top10);
  • ACM&MCM Winners
  • Practices on cutting-edge technologies: CakePHP 2, RoR3+, CoffeeScript, HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, Mongo, Node.js
  • Solid understanding of web development, Cloud Computing, Mobile Internet, OO Theory, PHP, MySQL and Eclipse SDK.
  • Good experience with tools of Eclipse, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Fireworks, MATLAB, TEX-Editor, XML-Spy.
  • Comfortable working on the UNIX command line and using of version control system SVN.
  • Experience on Cloud Computing development (VMs), and Android Mobile platform. Smart phone (IPhone 5) user.
  • Self-motivated, excellent problem-solving skills, good organizational and time-management skills.
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