Chris Tan
(Kok Seng)

LinkedIn: kok-tan
GitHub: tankoks



Georgia Institure of Technology

August 2016 - May 2020
B.S. Computer ScienceAtlanta, GA

Concentration in Theory and Information-Internetworks

Work Experience


May 2018 - July 2018
Technical Consultant InternAtlanta, GA

Designed, developed, documented, and deployed a cross-platform flexible GUI to streamline, simplify and reduce errors in client data migration operations by assembling and developing scripts to automate repetitive functions.

Projects and Activities

Boy Scout Troop 67

September 2017 - Present
Assistant Scoutmaster & Advancement ChairAtlanta, GA

Improving troop advancement and restructuring troop to prepare for future growth and retiring leaders. Focused on new member orientation and advancement.

Southeast Mechanical Keyboards

January 2017 - Present
Admin and Event CoordinatorAtlanta, GA

Organizing mechanical keyboard related events for enthusiasts around Atlanta and the Southeast. Managing fundraising, sponsorships and outreach.

Here are some photos from the event. 1 2

Mechanical Keyboards Discord Server

June 2016 - Present
Founder and

Administrating an Internet chat room of over 8000 members. Leading a team of international moderators to ensure a safe user experience. Developed a server bot using Python to add special interactions and functionality for users and moderators of the server.

The source code for this bot can be found here.

Vertically Integrated Project - Secure Hardware

January 2018 - May 2018
Team MemberAtlanta, GA

Utilized C/C++ and Xilinx Vivado to program FPGAs on a PetaLinux board to verify running process integrity, protecting against attacks at process runtime.

Awards and Certifications

Eagle Scout

April 2016
Troop 143 - Scouts BSAJohns Creek, GA

Planned, organized, and lead a large team of volunteers to design, construct, and deploy a new walking bridge over rough terrain at the Autrey Mill Nature Preserve, saving the park thousands in labor costs. Served as Assistant Senior Patrol Leader, Patrol Leader, and Service Project Coordinator. Completed National Youth Leadership Training. Member of the Order of the Arrow.

Zuora Certified Administrator

May 2018 - April 2020
Credential ID: 5927079344