Daniel Ring

Daniel Ring

Software Engineer

I'm a software developer and hardware engineer, currently working on Windows core networking components at Microsoft.


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Work Experience

  • Software Engineer
    2018-Current Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA

    Extended and improved WinINet, WinHTTP, HTTP.SYS, and DNS components in Windows 10 (versions 1809 and newer) and Windows 10X; added support for IPv6 Fast Fallback, TLS False Start, and TCP Fast Open, and contributed to HTTP/3 development.

  • Software Engineer Intern
    2017 (3 months) Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA

    Developed a C# .NET Core application for end-to-end performance and reliability testing of Windows container networks, then configured Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, and Azure Service Fabric clusters for deployment.

  • Clinical Affairs Intern
    2015 (3 months) Second Sight Medical Products, Sylmar, CA

    Developed, documented, tested, and verified Matlab and Java patient evaluation tools used in the restoration of partial sight to the blind.

  • Programming Intern
    2013 (4 months) AMS Fulfillment, Valencia, CA

    Converted a freight tracking website from PHP to ASP.NET C#.

Other Experience

  • Open-Source Development

    Packaged a modern webmail app for inclusion in Debian.

  • Senior Design Project

    Designed abd built a self-sustaining IoT wireless mesh network using solar-powered Raspberry Pi Zero nodes and IEEE 802.11s.

  • Open-Source Development

    Designed and programmed an extensible robot control system in C++, then built a quadcopter as a successful proof-of-concept.

  • Google Code-in 2014

    Open-source C++ development for KDE.

  • FIRST Robotics Competition Team 691

    Programming Lead, Webmaster, and System Administrator; active member of both programming and electronics teams.

  • Information Security Consulting

    Researched security vulnerabilities and performed penetration testing.

  • App Development

    Developed 25 applications for Blackberry and Android platforms including: IRC client, robotics competition tracker, time zone converter, reaction time tester.


  • University of California at Irvine

    B.S. Computer Engineering
    Minor in Information and Computer Science
    Graduated Cum Laude

  • College of the Canyons

    A.S. Computer Science
    A.S. Mathematics
    Graduated Magna Cum Laude
    Dual-enrolled while in high school

  • Osaka University, Japan (大阪大学)
    Summer 2016

    Japanese Short-Stay In-Session Program

2015 FRC World Championship
Team Picture
2015 FRC Los Angeles Regional
2015 FRC World Championship
Alliance Selection
2015 FRC World Championship
Robot: Nighthawk
2015 FRC World Championship
Practice Round
2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES)
RepRap Prusa Mendel 3D Printer

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GitHub: Techwolfy