Damian Franco

Damian Franco, Senior Software Engineer, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing

Damian Franco

Sr. Software Engineer, Systems and Data Engineering
Phone: 305.243.6069  Office: Room 600.04, Gables One Tower
Email:  dxf618@med.miami.edu

Damian Franco is a Software Engineer with many years of experience developing Web Applications in many different languages and technologies. Damian started his career at the Miami Herald, gaining extensive experience and skills in software, database, and web development. After a successful 20-year career helping the newspaper industry, he transitioned to a more challenging and dynamic opportunity at Magic Leap, where he was learning and growing his skills in the field of 3D Web Development. For a little more than a year, Damian has been developing web apps for Wels System Foundation, the nation’s most widely used comprehensive data system for quality rating improvement of Child Care.

Damian is originally from Havana, Cuba, and lives in Miami, Florida. He received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Florida International University. Damian is self-motivated, and he is constantly experimenting with new technologies. He loves being a Dad. He practices yoga and meditation.

“I am excited and look forward to this incredible and amazing opportunity.”