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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 at 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, Steve 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. He received his Masters of Science degree in computer science from Boston University and his Bachelor’s of Science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

About Me

  • Hometown: Framingham, MA

What are the specifics of your educational background?

  • MSCS with Concentration in Object Oriented Programming, Boston University, 1998
  • BSEE with 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.

Where did you grow up or spend your most defining years?

I grew up in Sharon, Massachusetts.

Where did you study?

I decided to study at Boston University and University of Massachusetts, Amherst. They were both close to home, family and work.

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.

I have been certified as an Amazon Web Services Solutions Architect.