Wang Yip

Wang Yip

Skills

Skills

Office Tools

  Microsoft Office OpenOffice  GoogleDocs   Experienced user of Microsoft Office with professional experience creating and editing documents, creating presentations and creating and maintaining databases effectively

Software Tools

Microsoft Visio including mapping and documentation of processes Cognos 8 - creation of drill down and drill through reports, linking to databases Adobe Photoshop 10 

Web Languages

  HTML ColdFusion Javascript  

Programming Languages

  Object-oriented programming in Java Extensive course work in C++, C, Java, SQL Game programming in Visual Basic  Eclipse Visual Studio .NET Emacs   Academic Projects   Relational Database Project This project’s goal was to simulate a music store complete with customers, music merchandise and shipments of merchandise to the music store when the merchandise stock was low. Java and SQL were used: Java for the User Interface and SQL to query data.   Java Game Project This project’s goal was to immerse students into all the phases of the software development cycle as well as to introduce students to the concepts of Objects, Polymorphism, File I/O and Graphical User Interfaces. Analysis and design of the game’s components were done in UML.   

Work History

Work History
Nov 2008 - Present

Volunteer - IT Support

DiverseCity
  • Supported an environment of 100+ users in windows troubleshooting including internet connectivity issues, printer setup, installation of software, audio issues
  • Experience with Active Directory, Windows XP, Windows Vista
  • Assisted with a training workshop on basic computer literacy including mouse and keyboard usage, typing and MS Office proficiency
Mar 2009 - Present

Digital Marketing and Content Management Intern

Redux Inc.

- Sharing content (videos, images, articles) to redux 'streams' and participating in / generate discussions around the content- Developing and implementing marketing plans to raise awareness and create buzz for Redux- Communication and collaboration with interns and management to elicit feedback from users

Apr 2009 - Present

Emerging Technologies Specialist

Government of Alberta
  • Creation and maintenance of a Sharepoint Blog and Wiki to increase communication between staff
  • Designing and doing proof of concept of a new website to consolidate library sites
  • Discovering and testing new technologies to incorporate into the library and suggest and implement improvements to daily work flow for librarians
  • Technical support for Microsoft Office, Groupwise E-mail and Calendar, printer setup, network connections
May 2008 - Oct 2008

Student Orientation Coordinator

Imagine UBC

Project:Imagine UBC – First Year Orientations Program (Imagine UBC Team)

Imagine UBC is one of Canada’s largest single-day orientations program to welcome first years into UBC. In collaboration with other student orientation coordinators, our responsibility is to coordinate resources, students, faculty and staff together to ensure that all the Imagine events run smoothly and first years are oriented to campus and aware of the resources available for them to succeed at UBC.

  • Organized and created online training content for an E-learning website reaching out to 900+ student leaders
  • Liaised with 900+ student leaders and 5500+ first years through e-communication to share orientation information and logistics
  • Trained 120+ volunteers responsible for the logistics behind Imagine UBC
  • Managed databases of 6000+ students in Excel and Access and was responsible for recruiting student leaders to fill open positions
Jan 2007 - Apr 2007

Developer Analyst

Telus Inc.

  • Created documentation of customer onboarding process in Microsoft Visio and analyzed the steps involved to optimize the process
  • Coded a VBScript to automate creation of customer profile and decreased overall time for the onboarding process by 75%
  • Created and ran reports in Cognos 8 to test whether Cognos 8 matched our team’s requirements as a Business Intelligence software
May 2006 - Aug 2006

Asset Management Licensing Analyst

Shell Canada Limited

Project: Software License Reconciliation Project (Asset Management Team)

The project tried to discover and combine all the software and software license information scattered throughout the departments at Shell Canada. With one central location for software license information, users can track software usage and license deficiencies to purchase software licenses.

  • Created and documented processes for asset management in Visio and Excel
  • Collaborated with 4 coworkers to create an Access database for 100+ unique software licenses used by 4000+ employees
  • Creation of reports in Access and presenting the data to IT Focals
  • Education of IT Focals on the use of the software license database in Access
  • Communicated with over 50 employees through e-mails and phone calls to find software license information 
Sep 2005 - Dec 2005

IS Support Administrator

PMC-Sierra
  • Taught programming and advanced mathematical concepts to kids and debugged video games programmed by kids in Visual Basic
  • Coded extra functionality in Mario, Donkey Kong and Frogger including instant win, instant loss, god mode and clip mode
May 2005 - Aug 2005

Game Instructor

Real Programming 4 Kids

  • Taught programming and advanced mathematical concepts to kids and debugged video games programmed by kids in Visual Basic
  • Coded extra functionality in Mario, Donkey Kong and Frogger including instant win, instant loss, god mode and clip mode

Education

Education
Sep 2003 - May 2008

Bachelor of Science

http://www.ubc.ca

  • Graduated with 3.8 GPA and 3.7 GPA overall (out of 4.3)
  • Dean’s Honor List in 2004, 2005, 2008 (3.7 GPA or higher with full course load)
  • Undergraduate Scholarship Program, 2003

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