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Rolando Velasco (He/him)


Currently living in

San Lorenzo, California, US

Willing to relocate

Work Preferences


Open to roles

Short Term ContractLong Term EmployeeInternship

I'm interested in working in tech, primarily in information security or web development roles. I enjoy problem-solving and I'm very driven to deliver high quality results. For anything that I do not currently know, I will do my best to learn and deliver. I love learning and constant feedback, so I can maintain focus on delivering the results you seek. I pride myself in identifying and correcting errors, and ensuring the quality of my work meets or exceeds company standards. • Interested in tech field. • Enjoys researching and exploring. • I work best with little micromanaging but plenty of direction. • Varied skill background (troubleshooting, programming, repair, root-cause-analysis, etc.) • Employee of the Months and various performance recognitions on numerous occasions. • I enjoy logical thinking, problem-solving, and hands-on learning. • Hobbies include playing the guitar, solving Rubik's cubes and puzzles, detailing, cleaning, and being a sponge for researching/learning.

Ideal Workplace Values

• Environmentally friendly • Minimal micromanaging as long as instructions are clear • Plenty of direction and growth opportunities

Skills and Strengths

My Neuro-exceptional talent

• Entrepreneurial mindset. • Great listener/observer. • High awareness. • Innovative/out-of-the-box thinking. • Strong eye for detail. • Can identify patterns that others have difficulty doing. • Good at scanning and reviewing for information. • Good at games like Where's Waldo and identifying differences in photographs. • Good at identifying spelling errors and some grammatical mistakes.

Top 5 Soft Skills

Active ListeningAdaptabilityLogical ReasoningCritical ThinkingAttention to Detail

Inclusion Essentials


Send questions in advanceInterviewer experienced with neurodiversityAllowance of Fidgeting DevicesAlternate interview formatTask managementDaily job-coach checkinsWritten checklists1:1 meetingsPeriodic rest breaksNoise-cancelling headphonesQuiet / individual workspacesJob coachingEmployee resource group1:1s with the team

Environments I'm comfortable with

Working with animals
Driving a vehicle
Working with food
Interaction with the public
Heavy lifting
Bright or blinking lights
Loud noises
Outdoors or places with strong smells
Standing for long periods
Variable temperatures
Uniforms (hard hat, hair net, etc.)

Prefer to work in an environment that won't put excess stress on my ankles due to previous sports injury.


Check out my work

GitHub - StripeTextEffectTest
Worked for 4 years, 0 months from Aug 2015 to Jul 2019

Quality Engineering Technician - Tesla

• Engineering technician in charge of quality for the body-in-white engineering team • Conducted regular production line audits with material scanners to look for product defects • Reviewed production line data and fault tracking using automation software. • Tracked incidents and analyzed audit findings with various tools and software such as Jira and Excel.

Microsoft ExcelHandheld computer device softwareData visualization softwareAtlassian JIRAHand ToolsNetworkingCreative problem solvingTeamworkEffective communicatorHelping people

Education and Credentials

Attending since 2016

Foothill-De Anza College

Some college, no degree obtained - Computer Science