ABOUT ME

I am Amanpreet. I am a UX Designer, UX Researcher and Software Engineer. I love designing, programming and problem solving. Apart from Computer Science, my interests are psychology, economics and complex systems. My hobbies are programming, cooking, traveling and meeting people.

PROCESS

IDEA

CONCEPT

DESIGN

DEVELOP

TEST

LAUNCH

AREAS OF INTEREST

UX Design

UX Research

Prototyping

Software Engineering

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Effects:

Adobe Photoshop
Paint.NET

Scripting:

PHP
Python

Programming:

C
C++
Java

Prototyping:

XAML/C#
HTML5
CSS3

UX Design:

Balsamiq
InVision
Axure

UX Research:

Morae
MS Excel
Focus Groups
Interviews

EDUCATION

2015-2016

Graduated

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

Graduated in May 2016
College of Engineering,
University of Florida,
Gainesville, FL
GPA- 3.66/4.00
Academic Achievement Award

2015

Graduated

SENIOR CERTIFICATE PROGRAM IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

Successfully completed
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences,
University of Florida,
Gainesville, FL
GPA- 3.67/4.00

2011 - 2015

Graduated

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

JAYPEE UNIVERSITY

College of Engineering,
Jaypee University of Engineering and Technology,
Guna, India
GPA- 9.10/10.0
Vice Chancellor's Gold Medal

WORK EXPERIENCE

May 2016 - Present

Siemens Healthineers, Issaquah

UI Software Engineering Intern

Created and Integrated a Style Library for Controls in XAML, reducing existing XAML code by 24% and developed a reference Prototype application using WPF to aid developers using the styles and promoting reusability

December 2015 - Present

Bridge Software Institute, UF

Full Stack Web Developer & Graduate Assistant

Designing and implementing the new research website for the institute with cross browser compatibility

October 2015 - May 2016

Engaging Learning Lab, UF

Research Assistant

Co-PI of the project Alignment of CS/CE Curriculum and Professional Identity across the Undergraduate Population interviewing 20 students and creating and analyzing a survey of 150+ participants using Qualtrics

PROJECTS AND LEADERSHIP





PROJECT EXPERIENCE


  • Conducted a Usability Study of an educational tool, Memrise, using Morae and SPSS

  • Implemented an RPAL Compiler (Lexical Analyzer, Parser and CSE machine simulator) in C++

  • Designed an educational technology tool, Collaborative Learning in Kids to aid teamwork in kids

  • Designed a MIPS Simulator that supports pipelining using Java

  • Directed a team of four to design Royal Bank of Canada’s In Car Banking Application

  • Conducted user research to craft the wireframes for University of Florida, Parking Application

  • Designed a Data Structures and Algorithms Scaffolder tool that visualizes DS and algorithms

  • Developed a Movie recommendation web application using MySQL, PHP, HTML and CSS

  • Implemented a Food Chain web application that allowed users to order food using reverse geocoding

  • Directed a team to develop an Encrypted Mailing System based on RC4 Algorithm using Python



  • LEADERSHIP


  • Employer Relations Ambassador, Career Resource Center, University of Florida

  • Volunteer, Career Showcase Fair, University of Florida, working as a Floater and assisting employers

  • Volunteer, “Late Smt. E.S. David Memorial Trust”, NGO, India teaching CS to elementary school children

  • Event Manager for JYC Literary Wing, JUET, India, organizing four events with more than 300 attendees

  • Lead Creative at Google Student Community, JUET, India, organizing events for Google Inc.



  • CONTACT



    My Address : 15401 NE 10 Street, APT E108 Bellevue, Washington - 98007

    Contact No. : (+1) 352-530-9138

    Email : kapooramanpreet@gmail.com, kapooramanpreet@ufl.edu

    Website : www.amanpreetkapoor.com

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