Skip to main content

Steven Abramson

Part-Time Lecturer

Steven Abramson


Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Steven Abramson, 301 ME
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


  • MS, Boston University
  • BS, University of Massachusetts, Amherst


Steve Abramson is a principle software engineer for Videolink (an AVI-SPL company), responsible for architecture and development of cloud-based SaaS and IOT solutions. Prior to Videolink, he was a technical architect at Harman International and director of software engineering at BizSlate, Inc., a cloud-based inventory management solution. He has also held several architect and development consulting roles delivering scalable, reliable, and secure cloud-based systems for both private industry and academia. In addition, he co-developed a mobile consumer application deployed on the Android and iOS operating systems.

Where did you grow up?

I grew up in Sharon, Massachusetts.

What are the specifics of your educational background?

  • MSCS with concentration in object oriented programming, Boston University, 1998
  • BSEE with a minor in applied mathematics, University of Massachusetts at Amherst 1989

What are your research interests?

My research is focused on innovative cloud-based solutions incorporating reliability, scalability, and security.

What courses do you teach?

  • IA 5004 – Introduction to Cyberspace Programming I
  • IA 5040 – Introduction to Cyberspace Programming II

This course offers an introduction to the Python and C programming languages.

What are the specifics of your industry experience?

I have spent several years as a software developer, software architect, software consultant, and director of software teams. I have broad experience in the software development process, especially (over the past 10 years) in cloud-based solutions. Additionally, I have been certified as an Amazon Web Services Solutions Architect.