Hi, I'm Michael Bergman.
I live in Montreal and am pursuing a BS in Computer Programming. I grew up in Brooklyn and spent a few years in Baltimore & Jerusalem. I speak English, Yiddish, & Hebrew. I'm ambitious, determined, diligent, and good at synonyms. I'm looking for opportunities to enhance my skills and knowledge.
Computer Programming & Web Development, Naaleh College | (Online)
Finally pursuing my passion, I am turning my longtime hobby into a career. The courses I'm taking cover Java, Python, C++, information security, web development & design, and database management.
Biology, Touro College | Queens, NY
During my time at Touro I took courses in biology, chemistry, math, literature, and computer science. I also served as an editor for the Touro Science Journal, and visited all of Queens' kosher pizza stores.
Talmudic Law, Ner Israel Rabbinical College | Baltimore, MD
During my 3 years at NIRC I studied Talmudic Law & ran the college's canteen. I also studied medicine in Jewish law.
Data research & indexing
Software user-experience & user-friendly design
LEVEL2 launches ideas.
Entrepreneurs and small businesses count on LEVEL2 to transform their ideas into a business. Our experts have experience in project management & business development and help aspiring business owners brainstorm their future. LEVEL2 then establishes their entities & LLCs, acquires their domains, sets up their email & phone systems, and designs their logo and website. When businesses launch with LEVEL2, they focus on what's important while we take care of the rest. LEVEL2 is finishing some projects for our first few clients, and will then formally launch!
See you on the next level.
Project Manager| Web Development | Internet Commerce
Canador is Canada's premier millwork supplier crafting Canadian doors and moldings for over 20 years. I was recruited to advance their web development team & their e-commerce operations for their various brands in Canada and the United States.
Eastern Union Funding
July 2019 - August 2020
Product Manager| Data & Deal Placement | Mortgage Broker
Eastern is one of the nation's leading commercial mortgage brokerage firms and the leader in its space in technology. I was recruited to advance EU’s data division, QTS Services. Responsibilities required working with EU’s employees in its New York City, Long Island, and Lakewood offices, as well as remotely with its other locations.
Primary responsibility was to advance and further develop EU’s public and internal apps, of which the public-facing version may be found here. Prime focus was the portal’s Ask QTS feature, which functions as an internal search engine of all deals transacted by EU, as well as deals transacted by other firms available in public data. I was responsible for ensuring the data was properly indexed and returning results relevant to users’ queries.
Served as liaison between brokers and support staff & the data division. Regularly communicated with staff to gather feedback on how they would like the Ask QTS search engine to perform in regards to the search criteria presented by the system, the manner in which results were displayed, and how they would like the system improved with increased relevance to their needs.
Assisted in managing the team responsible for logging deal data into the QTS system.
Helped lead EU’s efforts to maintain a vigilant grasp on the market’s moves during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic. Regularly called lenders to discuss lending programs & resolutions regarding mortgage forbearance for property owners unable to make mortgage payments due to COVID-19 regulations barring them from enforcing rent collections.
January 2017 - September 2018
Orthodontic Assistant to Dr. Graber while in undergraduate school. Assisted the doctor in preparing and sanitizing the patient area; ensured proper performance, availability, and sanitization of patient equipment. I also performed procedures on patients.
The Judaica Place
Seasonally - 2016 & 2017
Sales & Floor Manager
Worked as leading sales and floor associate between school semesters. Responsibilities included managing the sales floor, outdoor sales kiosk, and stockroom.