This blog serves as a hub for all things that I am passionate for whether it be my family or hobbies!
Who am I?
Hi, I’m Gierael Ortega! My name is pronounced Gir-El (The ‘Gie’ is from my mother ‘Gievelline’ and the ‘rael’ is from my father ‘Israel’). I’m your everyday college student who is passionate towards technology. I love travelling, emerging tech, food, and my family.
What do I like?
What do I do?
Computer Science Undergraduate
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
What have I done so far?
Microsoft SWE Intern
(Software Engineering Intern under Microsoft Intune)
Developed a modern accessibility testing application for use by the Intune Android Mobile-Application Management team.
(Senior Design College Capstone Project)
First place winner in the UNLV Computer Science Department
Sustainability Award Winner
National Cyber League
(Cybersecurity-related CTF-style competition)
48th out of 628 (Spring 2019 Team Game)
95th out of 4,844 (Spring 2019 Solo Game)
Barrick Gold Lead Intern
(Cloud Engineering Intern for the largest gold mining company)
Fall 2018 – Spring 2019
Worked with VMware, Active Directory, PowerShell, etc.
How do I contact you?
My preferred methods of communication are through LinkedIn and Email!