Caren V. Garcia

Developer | Polyglot | Optimist

Passionate about community, tech and languages.

Hello, Hola, Hallo!

I'm Caren Garcia your friendly Texan polyglot. I am a Web Developer, Community Organizer and Translator based out of Austin, TX.

I enjoy working with different languages and frameworks, writing documentation and a perennial learner of various topics.

Currently working with One More Cloud developing sample apps and documentation for their services. I'm a Teaching Assistant for the University of Texas' Coding Class. Fortunate to get accepted into the Shopify Accelerator Program, where I get to work out of WeWork and have access to Shopify mentors.

Work well with others and appreciate having autonomy. Happy to talk with you!

Contact Details

  • Caren V. Garcia
  • +1 (512) 766-0180
  • carenvaleria90@gmail.com

Resume

Work Experience

7/2016 - Now

One More Cloud (OMC) - Developer Advocate

Building sample apps implementing Bonsai plugin in various languages, translated Bonsai Documentation into German and Spanish and working with a great team of developers!

7/2016 - Now

University of Texas - Teaching Assistant

Helping students learn software development fundamentals at UT. The following is being taught throughout the six month course: Javascript, HTML, CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap, React.js, Node.js, MongoDB, PHP

8/2015 - 2/2016

Sinch - Developer Evangelist

Wrote and updated tutorials for the Sinch SDK. Taught how to implement the API at various meetups and hackathons. Assisted developers how to implement the SDK for Android and Javascript.

8/2015

Prepify - Front-End Developer

Prepify is an Angular based app that helps students receive free SAT prep. I assisted in the Front End implementing Google's Material Design Lite.

Education

4/2015-7/2015

General Assembly - Full Stack Web Development

Immersive coding class, curriculum was project based. Technologies and languages learned: Git, Github, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Ruby, Rails.

1/2014-3/2014

MakerSquare - Part Time Course

Maker Square's Front-End Web Development Program provided me with a foundation with HTML, CSS and Javascript.

8/2009-5/2013

University of Texas at Austin

BA, International Relations. Minor, German. Academic Year at the University of Freiburg 2011-12.

Skills & Expertise

90%

HTML5 + CSS3

90%

Localization

80%

Community Organizing

75%

Javascript

70%

Ruby + Rails

65%

Node.js

Milestones Achieved

1008

Cups of Tea

10

Hours Working, Learning and Mentoring

10

Contributed Number of Projects

5

Days filled with Optimism

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Hello

Caren V. Garcia

carenvaleria90@gmail.com