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Kirbee L. Parsons

kirbeep.com | kirbee.parsons@gmail.com

Experience

Software Developer (Co-Op) - Hootsuite Vancouver, BC

September 2016 - April 2017
  • PHP / Twig
  • SASS / LESS / CSS 3
  • JavaScript / ES6
  • Craft CMS
  • WordPress
  • Worked on full-stack agile web development team to deliver customer-facing webpages across three platforms
  • Assisted in complete migration of marketing website from ezPublish to Craft CMS
  • Worked with multi-disciplinary teams to create CMS components to achieve business goals

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant - University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC

Software Construction (CPSC 210)

September 2017 - present
  • Java
  • IntelliJ
  • Git/GitHub

Computation, Programs, and Programming (CPSC 110)

May 2016 - June 2016
  • Racket

Projects

DropTable - CPSC 304 (Relational Databases) Project

  • PHP / MySQLi
  • SQL
  • Bootstrap
  • Working in a team of 4 students, designed and implemented a (normalized) database application that performs some basic functionality necessary in a restaurant setting
  • Project overall score: 100%

tcrg.ca - Terminal City Rollergirls

  • PHP / Wordpress
  • SASS / CSS 3
  • JavaScript / ES6
  • Working from a graphic designer's prototype, singularly created and launched new tcrg.ca WordPress site in February 2017 to replaced badly-neglected 9-year-old Drupal site

kirbeep.com - Personal website

  • PHP / Wordpress
  • SASS / CSS 3
  • What's a web developer without a personal website?

Education

Bachelor of Computer Science 2015 - 2018 (expected)

Co-Operative Education Program; CPSC Course Average 91.6% (A+); Dean's List 2016
University of British Columbia

Bachelor of Science 2007 - 2011

Major Biology, Ecology and Environmental Biology Specialization; Dean’s List 2008, 2010, 2011
University of British Columbia

Volunteer

Instructor / Mentor - Ladies Learning Code Vancouver, BC

October 2015 - present
  • Guide groups of ~ 10 - 30 women, girls or kids through instructions and projects in order to build a foundational knowledge of the workshop's topic
  • Workshops instructed: Photo Editing with Pixlr, Webmaking with HTML & CSS
  • Workshops mentored: HTML & CSS for Beginners, Webmaking with HTML & CSS, Image Editing & Animation, Generative Art with Processing