Huy Phan

Full Stack Engineer

About Me

Huy Phan

Hey, I'm Huy ( <i> h-wee </i> )!


I am a software developer with a passion for building software that solves real world problems.


I recently graduated from Boston University with a B.A. in Computer Science. In my free time, I enjoy doing portrait photography, playing basketball, golfing, and swimming.



SaaS Business Platform

Chakra UIFirebaseReactVercel
  • Developed a SaaS product enabling efficient order management, providing real-time analytics, and streamlining business operations.
  • Designed and built a modern and responsive website for a client to showcase their services and products, increasing customer engagement and satisfaction.
  • Reduced order processing time by 50%
  • Decreased data entry errors by 70%
  • Reduced operational costs by 20%

SMS Alerting System

  • Developed a custom Express server to send SMS alerts and digital receipts to users.
  • Integrated Twilio API and Firestore to streamline the data entry process for a local business.
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction by providing timely notifications for order pickups.
  • Deployed the system on Vercel as a serverless function to reduce costs and increase scalability.
  • Utilized Jest for unit testing and continuous integration.

Transaction Tracker & Analyzer

  • Accelerated the development of a transaction tracker and analyzer.
  • Integrated Plaid API to automate the retrieval of transaction data and categorize expenses for a client.
  • Provided insights on spending habits, decreasing manual data entry time from over an hour to approximately five seconds.
  • Pipelined transaction data into a custom React dashboard for the client to view and analyze.
  • Stored transaction data in a Firestore instance.

Sustainable Investing Research Aggregator

  • Programmed a bot that aggregated data from over 15 major news outlets and journals every morning.
  • Maximized data collection for an intern capstone project, reducing search time from over an hour to approximately five seconds.
  • Presented findings and insights to the CEO and senior managers.
  • Informed and advised on future investment strategies into ESG vehicles.

Sample Detector

  • Engineered a tool that identifies music samples given the title of a song.
  • Leveraged the Genius and Spotify APIs to accelerate research analysis.
  • Supported a project focused on the pervasiveness of sampling in the music industry.


  • Created a web app that provides restaurant suggestions based on user preferences or location.
  • Implemented features to track user ratings and favorite restaurants.


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Freelance Software Developer

  • Developed a SaaS product for a local dry cleaning business to upgrade from prior manual processes
  • Designed and programmed modern and responsive websites for clients to showcase their services and products
  • Built cloud solutions to automate business processes that reduced expenses and overhead

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Natixis Investment Managers

  • Software Engineering Intern on the Enterprise Information Management (EIM) Team
  • Developed a web application to centralize a reporting process between 5+ companies
  • Wrote software to validate financial data
  • Delivered research presentation on the future of sustainable investing to the CEO and senior leaders

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Boston University Hack4Impact

  • Front End Engineer on the Education Project
  • Designed modern UIs for the project's landing page using React and MaterialUI
  • Treasurer + Director of Community on H4I's Executive Board
  • Junior Development Team Alumni

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Computer Science Ambassadors

  • Co-lead BU CSA's website migration from HTML to React
  • Director of Communication and Promotions
  • Served as a peer mentor for incoming CS freshman students