Resumé

Sonja Olson - Software Engineer

Work Experience

Software Engineer

Acorns

Jan 2019 - Present

Develop web facing application that helps everyday Americans invest their spare change. Continual development using React, GraphQL and Apollo.

Frontend Software Developer Contractor

XPO Logistics

May 2018-Jan 2019

Continuous integration of newest technologies to customer facing apps used to ship on average 160,000 shipments every day. Top contributor for new designs, bug fixes, and technology enhancements. Collaborate with UX designers, business analysts, and fellow developers on a daily basis to ensure high quality code and optimization.

Web Developer and Sales Marketer

Yogi Times

November 2017 - December 2017

Designed and implemented sales guide for holiday gift guide that has seen by over a 1,000 users on yogitimes.com. Practiced design principles and clean coding techniques to create gift guide template for on-going webpage use. Collaborated with other design staff members for various aspects of site maintenance, enhanced site traffic and engaged new clients to yearly guides.

Software Engineer I

CDK Global

June 2016 - October 2017

Project member in development, planning, and organization of software driven applications for customers through collaboration in work environment. Leadership role in implementing login workflow for new software service OKTA. Excelled in engaging mentorship with high school and college intern. Actively used Atlasssian collaboration tools, participated in weekly sprints, and led team in a hack-a-thon creating new dealer facing mobile application.

Senior Capstone Project

Puppet Labs

August 2015 - June 2016

Conducted and managed usability testing on Puppet Lab’s community engagement page: Puppet Forge. Analyzed user feedback, produced wireframes, and implemented user-centered design. Improved design information architecture, navigation, and process flows into easy to use solutions.


Skills and Technologies

Languages

Front-End - Javascript, Angular 2-6, React, GraphQL, HTML/CSS, CSS

Back-End - Python

Tools

Atlassian stack (Jira, Confluence), Git

Skills

Communication, Customer Service, Organization, Leadership, Product Knowledge, Technical Support, Analytics