Platform Architect at Chegg Inc.
Santa Clara, California
May 2011 to March 2019
Santa Clara, CA
Software Engineer Principal
March 2011 to May 2011
Sr. Engineering Mgr - Finance
April 2010 to March 2011
Engineering Mgr - Finance
April 2009 to April 2010
1999 to 2003
Engineering Manager Y! Local
February 2008 to April 2009
Engineering Manager, Y! Autos
April 2007 to February 2008
Senior Technical Yahoo!
January 2005 to April 2007
Technical Yahoo! (mainstream)
October 2003 to December 2004
Santa Clara, CA
What company does Joshua Richardson work for?
Joshua Richardson works for Chegg Inc.
What is Joshua Richardson's role at Chegg Inc.?
Joshua Richardson is Principal Engineer
What industry does Joshua Richardson work in?
Joshua Richardson works in the Internet industry.
💼 Past Experience
prior experience in a senior engineering role (3 years or more) in a software company working across the full stack at the executive level or aboveI have 5 years of experience as a senior engineer in a software company where I worked across the full stack, up to and including Managing Director. I have experience in software development on the whole, not just web development. I have a degree in engineering from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and a two-year certification in responsible engineering.
Joshua Richardson has a Lawrence Technological University (LTC) degree in Computer Science from 1996. He then went on to secure a Master's degree in Computer Science from Boston University in 1999. Joshua then worked as a software engineer for a company in Rochester, New York from 1999 to 2000.Joshua then returned to Boston University for two more years as a PhD student in Computer Science from 2002 to 2004. During this time, Joshua developed a three-year research project in the field of artificial intelligence. This project was funded by the DARPA and it was during this time that Joshua first saw the potential of robotaxis, or advanced robot movements. Joshua then returned to Rochester, New York to finish his PhD and become a post-doctoral associate at the University of Rochester.Since Joshua's return to Rochester in 2004, he has had multiple positions as a post-doctoral associate, research scientist and now as an adjunct professor. Overall, Joshua has spent over twelve years working on various AI projects. Joshua is currently a principal investigator of a four-year project at the MIT Media Lab which is focused on the development of machine learning algorithms for interactive experience design. This project is also focused onHow do digital humans interact with their surroundings?
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
In his current role at Chegg Inc., Joshua Richardson is responsible for developing and maintaining the company's software architecture, as well as providing architecture reviews and support for all learning services teams, helping to evaluate new technology and vendors, and liaisoning with other engineering teams to create API standards and reference solutions. He is also responsible for overseeing the development of the company's API standards and reference solutions. In his previous roles at Yahoo! and at Chegg Inc., Joshua has helped to develop and maintain the company's software architecture, as well as providing architecture reviews and support for all learning services teams, helping to evaluate new technology and vendors, and liaisoning with other engineering teams to create API standards and reference solutions.
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
2 year(s), 2 month(s)
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