Kaw’ is presently employed as a web hosting engineer for Yahoo Small Business in Sunnyvale, California.
Here’s his resume.
Lady luck (alias Alláh, Karma, Etcetera) has smiled on him with a variety of ways to pay the bills:
- Expelled badgers, lovers, and other wayward tourists from the Bahá’í gardens on Mount Carmel in Palestine.
- Tested water in Yosemite National Park.
- Drove around Yosemite National Park, training park employees to use my database application.
- Worked as an experimental physics intern at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab).
- Developed automated tests for Mac OS at Apple Computer.
- Developed secure email software at NASA.
- Ported an embedded operating system from assembly language to C for the Department of Defense.
- Improved an early AJAX-based mapping application for the U.S. Geological Survey.
- Developed a smart card portal for Sun Microsystems and Citibank.
- Presented distributed systems research at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (as a lightly-reimbursed grad student).
- Maintained physics labs at the University of South Carolina.