CAROLINE LIU
Hello, world! I'm a programmer and designer from the Bay Area!


ABOUT


What I Am Looking For:

Web development jobs where I can utilize my programming skills and my creative eye.

Skills I Offer:

Languages:
HTML, CSS, SASS, PHP, C++, SQL/MySQL, Javascript, Java, Python, Swift

Applications:
Git/Github, Xcode, Eclipse, Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Office

Additional:
Team player, good communicator, problem solver, creative ideator
RÈSUMÈ
EDUCATION
Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
B.S. Computer Science
September 2017 - June 2019

Related Coursework:

Data Structures
Algorithms
Object Oriented Programming
Database Systems
Software Development
Discrete Mathematics
Linear Algebra
Cryptography
Computer Graphics
Parsons School for Design, New York, NY
B.F.A. Communication Design
September 2013 - January 2016

Related Coursework:

Web Programming
Typography
Photography
Illustration
Interaction Design


EXPERIENCE
Meyer Sound, Berkeley, CA
Jr. Web Developer
July 2019 - present

Speck Products, San Mateo, CA
Web Developer Intern
June 2018 - September 2018

Programmed web pages using HTML5/CSS3/Javascript for the Speck Products website
Developed and pushed web assets within Salesforce development sandboxes
Troubleshot database and AJAX issues for realspeck.com
Increased web accessibility according to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and Section 508
Coded front page assets and assisted with inventory management for Fall 2018 launch, which made $100k+ in profits the first week
Helped research and implement SEO strategies on the eCommerce website
Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
CS Research Assistant
January 2019 - June 2019

Debugged and documented a pattern-generating desktop application which included multi-threading, graphics rendering, animation, and I/O
Added a new feature to the app which allowed patterns to curl into Fibonacci spirals
Presented mathematical art at MAA Golden Section in San Jose, CA
Fisher-Price, New York, NY
Design Intern
September 2015 - January 2016

Designed graphics using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop on 30+ toy packages for brand clients, including Disney, BBC, and Nickelodeon
Prototyped finished designs on cardboard using the Kongsberg CNC cutting machine
Metropolis Magazine, New York, NY
Design Intern
May 2014 - August 2014

Designed 10+ magazine spreads using Adobe InDesign that were published in the July/August and September issues
Designed web banners for articles on metropolismag.com
Pitched, designed, and photographed a 50-page proposal for a new social media identity (Facebook, Twitter) that was later implemented