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Jesse David

Javascript Developer

Work experience

June 2018present

Javascript Developer

Borrowell
  • end to end testing using protractor, selenium, typescript and jasmine
  • testing product recommendations for functionality and correct flow 
  • testing automated browser capabilities
July 2017October 2017

Community Partner Manager

Riipen

Piloted a brand new strategy to create community partnerships across Canada and the U.S on the Riipen platform. 

° created content for landing page send outs
° measured analytics on conversion rates
° created user personas to understand our start-up community

Increased Usability and improved User Experience on the Riipen Platform through Help Documentation

° researched and implemented processes for using the Riipen platform
° wrote help articles from three dissimilar perspectives - student, organization and professor 
° wrote help articles that reflected the voice and tone of the user

Tools: Hubspot, Unbounce, Growbots, Elev.io, Sendwithus, Trello, Hotjar

20162017

Front End Web Developer

Riipen

Stack: React-Redux, Node on Express, Sequelize

° modular CSS
° Scrum Master 
° Bug Board Lead 
° TDD testing
° Sprint Retro
° Standup lead

Tools: Confluence, Jira, React, Redux, Github, Trello, Slack, Sublime, VSC, Gitbox, G Suite

Product Management 

° redesigned an MVP 2.0 for a competition app in C# 
° redesigned competition app to resemble Riipen 2.0

User Research 

° recruited user test subjects through friends and family 
° uncovered problems with the platform through user testing
° wrote scripts and user flows to test the integrity of the platform for three user types 

20132014

Science Teacher - England

East Point Academy

° created and developed curriculum appropriate for learners in science
° taught students to apply theory to practice through practical demonstration
° prepared assessments that accurately captured level of ability to pass GSCE levels
° took initiative to create the 'Be Bright, Turn off the Lights' campaign for year sevens
° as a part of the Big Energy Project, students were able to raise 100 pounds
° students were able to hold an energy waste-free event for the whole grade

Education

Jan 2016Apr 2016

Web Developer

Lighthouse Labs

Junior Web Developer.  It's an exceptional experience being at Lighthouse.  We start from the foundation and build up.  

20102011

Bachelor of Education 

York University

Specialized in Science, English and Social Science 


Projects

Implicit Association Test:  A project originally run by Harvard University that measures implicit biases along many isms, such as racism, classism etc.  I'm attempting to recreate this project in order to practice Vanilla JS, HTML and CSS..

Github Link: https://github.com/jesselizdavid/iat

 

Intuit Hackathon (December 2017):  Second place winner in #smallbizhack at Intuit hosted at Lighthouse Labs.

Volunteer

Herman Girls Home, Periyaneelavanai, SriLanka: Raised $555 dollars over 4 days to support the Vanni Mission, a charity that supports paraplegic children affected by the 27 year long civil war in SriLanka. You can read the article and see the fundraising efforts here:

I spent the first three weeks teaching English to girls ranging from 8-18 and the last few weeks teaching self-care and emotional regulation.