Dmitrij Petters


MIT ‘13 Grad, Software Engineer at Microsoft, Advisor at Readyforce

Work History

Jan 2014 present
Microsoft Software Engineer

• Working on AEther, a machine learning experimentation platform.

Jan 2013 Jan 2014
MIT CSAIL Graduate Researcher

• Worked on DroidSafe, an automated program analysis system for detecting malware in deployed Android applications. • Developed and evaluated an efficient and sound abstract interpretation analysis for the resolution of security-sensitive values.

Jan 2013 present
Readyforce Advisor

• Joined Board of Advisors after the acquisition of Umeqo, a recruiting start-up I founded at MIT. • Helping raise visibility of the combined Readyforce/Umeqo platform at MIT and other universities.

Jan 2012
Mozilla Corporation Native Android Mobile Engineer

• Worked on a new native UI for the tablet version of Android Firefox.

Jun 2011 Aug 2011
Susquehanna International Group Technology Intern

• Designed and developed a Splunk-like log aggregation/analytics system on a Linux node cluster using Hadoop, HBase, Hive, Flume, Thrift and Zookeeper. Used Django for the front end. Allowed SQL-like querying of terabytes of log data of by user, machine, time, etc.

Jan 2011
Athena Capital Research Software Engineer Extern

• Created a risk graphing utility which used trader log data to simulate past activity, populate a cache, and visualize long/short positions, exposure and limits over time. Used Highcharts, ExtJS for front end, C++, Pion networking and Boost libraries in the backend.

Aug 2010 Dec 2012
Co-Umeqo Founder

• Co-founded, developed, marketed, and sold Umeqo, a recruiting start-up whose goal was to provide recruiters with a faster and smarter way to find potential student candidates. • Acquired by Readyforce in January 2013.


Sep 2012 May 2014
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
GPA: 4.6/5.0
Sep 2009 May 2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
GPA: 3.98/4.0

Fields of Study

  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering


  • C
  • C#
  • C++
  • CSS
  • Django
  • Html5
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • Latex
  • Python
  • SQL
  • jQuery