Dennis Lee

Dennis Lee


Work Experience

Technical Specialist, Software Focus

NeWave Sensor Solutions

April 2017 – Present | Plain City, OH

Developed software that integrated with hardware for the newave® smartShelf.

Used Python, Flask, MQTT, MySQL, PostgreSQL to write Docker microservices to receive data from remote RFID readers and IoT devices.

Collected data using PostgreSQL, TimescaleDB.

Wrote desktop and web user interfaces using Javascript, ReactJS, Electron, HTML, and CSS to assist with smartShelf™ system installation and monitoring.

Developed and generated reports using Python Pandas, Matplotlib, Microsoft PowerPoint, Plotly Dash to write reports from collected data. smartShelf Data Application

Developed a simple alert system through Slack using Slack's Python SDK.

Introduced products at trade shows and conventions.


Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

2008 – Present | USA

Interacted with and played music for nursing home residents.

Participated in disaster relief distributions by interacting and providing comfort for disaster survivors and relief supply recipients.

Went to Haiti in the Summer of 2014 to participate in large scale rice distributions and in free medical clinics as a videographer. Worked with local volunteers to distribute rice.

Went to Mexico in August 2019 to participate in free medical clinics and outreaches as a photographer. Worked with volunteer doctors and medical professionals to provide care for Mexican residents.

Led the planning and execution of youth leadership conferences with over 300 attendees, in which attendees were taught leadership skills and participated in spiritual cultivation.

Translation Staff

Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

2016 – 2017 | Remote, USA

Translated Buddhist teachings from Mandarin to English.

Did live interpretations of speeches from Mandarin to English.

Media Staff

Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

April 2015 – October 2016 | Darien, IL

Did photography, videography for news reports on volunteer events, disaster relief distributions.

Designed posters and media for events.


Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering

The Ohio State University

2010 – 2014 | Columbus, OH


Web Development: HTML, CSS, CSS Grid, JavaScript, ReactJS, Redux, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Git, Git Flow, 11ty.

Python: Flask, SQLAlchemy, Twisted, Websockets, MQTT, Pandas, JupyterLab, Jupyter Notebooks, Matplotlib, Plotly Dash, Slack Bots.

Server Administration: Docker, Docker-Compose, Ansible, Ubuntu Server, command line Bash, Vagrant.

Software: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe InDesign

Language: Mandarin listening and speaking.