Intro

Hi there, my name is Shania Kiat

I'm an undergraduate at La Salle University, Philadelphia, majoring in mathematics and computer science.

I'm currently looking for my second and final summer internship (from May to August 2020) as a Software Engineer Intern before I graduate in 2021!

Education

Majors: Computer Science & Mathematics
Degree: Bachelor of Science
Expected Graduation: May 2021

Relevant Coursework

  • Data Communication Networks
  • Computer Architecture
  • Database Management Systems
  • Object Programming
  • Introduction to Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Software Engineering
  • Theory of Algorithms
  • Computer Electronics
  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Linear Algebra and Applications
  • Foundations of Mathematics
  • Probablilty and Statistics I
  • Complex Variables
  • General Physics I

Experience

Tegra Analytics, LLC.
May 2019 — Aug 2019
Predictive Analytics Intern
  • Perform exploratory data analysis to maximize post engagements of the data
Undergraduate Student Researcher
  • Conduct research with Dr. Timothy Highley to determine the hardness of the tropical exchange problem where each person can bring multiple items to the trading venue.
Mathematics Tutor
  • Tutored La Salle’s undergraduate students in college algebra, pre-calculus, and calculus I.
  • Assisted students individually or in small groups to enhance their math skills.
La Salle English Department
Aug 2017 — PRESENT
Student Worker
  • Assist professors of English Department with various tasks.
  • Organize documents as needed.
  • Pick up, drop off, and distribute mail and other shipments between offices.

Awards

Placed 2nd in the ACM-ICPC Mid-Atlantic Regional 2019 Programming Competition at Washington College  (Fall 2019)
IT Leadership Award from La Salle University Computer Science Advisory Board  (Fall 2019)
Member of Upsilon Pi Epsilon Computer Science Honors Society  (Spring 2019)
1st Place Winner of Major League Hacking's Hack WCU Hackathon 2019  (Spring 2019) Learn More 
National Science Foundation Scholarship  (Spring 2018)
Founder's Scholarship  (Fall 2017)

Skills

Languages:  Java, JavaScript (ES6), HTML5, CSS3, Python
Libraries & Frameworks:  Node, React
Tools:  Git & Github, Command Line, IntelliJ IDEA CE, Visual Studio Code, Android Studio, NetBeans, Eclipse, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, inDesign, Jupyter Notebook, IBM CPLEX

Projects

shaniakiat.dev

Develop and design a portfolio site using Gatsby to showcase my skills and past work

Gratis (Major League Hacking’s Hack WCU Hackathon)

Develop a web application using MERN (MongoDB, Express.js, React, Node.js) stack that aims to provide a platform that connects businesses (restaurants/cafeterias) that have surplus food and shelters to provide a solution to the hunger problem in Philadelphia.