Tiffany Chan

Create. Innovate. Disrupt.


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Education


Queen's University
Computer Science, BSc specialization Software Design
Kingston, ON
Sept 2015 - Present

Relevant Courses:

  • CISC422: Formal Methods in Software Engineering
  • CISC498: Information Technology Project
  • CISC324: Operating Systems
  • CISC325: Human Computer Interaction
  • CISC332: Database Management Systems
  • CISC326: Game Architecture
  • CISC365: Algorithms
  • CISC235: Data Structures
  • CISC327: Software Quality Assurance
  • CISC102 & CISC203: Discrete Mathematics I & II
  • CISC340: Digital Systems
  • CISC204: Logic
  • CISC220: System-Level Programming
  • CISC223: Software Specification
  • CISC221: Computer Architecture

Relevant Work Experience


Queen's University
School of Computing
Teaching Assistant
Kingston, ON
Jan 2018 - Present

  • In-class assistant for CISC221: Computer Architecture
  • Responsible for attending class to help with logistics of a large classroom, answer in-class activity questions, marking tests, and inputting grades


Royal Bank of Canada
Quality Engineer Co-op, Retail Applications
Toronto, ON
May 2018 - Aug 2018

  • Designed, implemented, and converted scripts in Python-Selenium to LeanFT C# in order to perform end-to-end regression tests for RBC's internal Mortgage Application
  • Organized and lead daily team stand-up update meetings and tracked everyone's tasks on Atlassian's Kanban board
  • Migrated the team's internal testing Portal built with Django and MongoDB as backend database
  • Created and updated professional job aid documentations and shared it on Atlassian Confluence platform


Queen's University
Arts and Science Undergraduate Society
Computing Peer Tutor
Kingston, ON
Sept 2017 - Apr 2018

  • Providing first and second year students private one-on-one tutoring sessions in a variety of Computing courses
  • Helping students get ahead of the course work, clarifying concepts, and providing help on assignments and test prep

Courses Tutored:

  • CISC220: System-Level Programming
  • CISC203: Discrete Mathematics I
  • CISC204: Logic
  • CISC121: Introduction to Computer Science I
  • CISC101: Elements of Computing 101

Loyalist Township
Information Technology Student
Odessa, ON
May 2017 - Aug 2017

  • Developed and executed IT Asset Management plan across all 16 municipality locations and provided IT support
  • Wrote simple scripts in MS Powershell to efficiently automate minuscule tasks
  • Awarded Team Player of the Month of August


Queen's University
Alma Mater Society
Information Technology Staff
Kingston, ON
Sept 2016 - May 2017

  • Provided IT support throughout the various sectors of Alma Mater Society
  • Troubleshooted computer related problems and provided support through tech requests made on iTrack
  • Developed various websites using WordPress
  • Awarded Employee of the Month of September 2016 and March 2017



Leadership and Extracurriculars


Royal Bank of Canada
Student Ambassador
Kingston, ON
Aug 2018 - Dec 2018

  • Representing and gaining visibility on campus for Technology & Operations business line by speaking about my personal work experiences and creating a network for RBC student employees
  • Leveraging own campus associations and social structures to connect students to the talent pipeline


Software Developer's Club
Hackathon Director
Kingston, ON
May 2017 - Present

  • Educating and empowering students through computer literacy
  • Organizing and facilitating hackathons such as Major League Hackings’s Local Hack Day and not-for-profit driven event, Code the Change


Queen's University
Computing Students' Association
Professional Development Director
Kingston, ON
Apr 2018 - Present

  • Facilitating and leading the Professional Development Committee in planning and executing Recruitment and start-up opportunities, workshops, and Alumni speakers
  • Holding a position on Student Council to help represent the students of Computing and make informed decisions to better the faculty


Queen's University
School of Computing
Student Ambassador
Kingston, ON
Jul 2017 - Dec 2018

  • Representing Queen's Computing through an interview in the Admissions Video
  • Introducing potential and incoming students to Queen’s Computing Faculty in Summer/Fall Open houses, and Ontario University Fair
  • Speaking professionally and honestly about my personal experiences at Queen’s and providing students and parents insight and encouragement to major in the field of Computer Science


Margaritaville University
Student Ambassador
Sept 2017 - Present

  • Spreading the Margaritaville state of mind and helping to share this relaxed mentality with other students on campus
  • Bringing Margaritaville to campus through various events such as Orientation Week, CompSci Formal, and sponsoring the Ultimate Frisbee team
  • Awarded Ambassador of the Month of March and 1 of 8 top Ambassadors invited to Hollywood Beach, FL resort for the annual Roundtable!


Royal Bank of Canada
Student Partners
Toronto, ON
May 2018 - Aug 2018

  • Attended networking opportunities throughout the company on the Ten Thousand Coffee’s Platform and wrote recap articles to post on RBC Connect and 10K Coffee’s platform
  • Proudly represented RBC as a student mentor, built a sense of fellowship between students by creating a positive social environment and being a liaison between the students and RBC


Queen's University
Computing Students' Association
Formal Convenor
Kingston, ON
May 2017 - Apr 2018

  • Computing student government comprised of highly motivated students who represent and bring the entire Computing student community together through various events and opportunities
  • Organized and facilitated two annual large-scale events to promote non-academic faculty events


Queen's Computing Orientation Executive Commitee
Sponsorship Coordinator
Kingston, ON
Sept 2017 - Sept 2018

  • Established many partnerships with companies to make O-Week financially accessible and cover previous year's $10K debt
  • Provided leadership for new incoming students while representing the school professionally
  • Organized and facilitated the Queen’s Computing Orientation Week for the Class of 2021


Awards


Dean's Honours List
Sept 2017 - Sept 2018
  • Awarded to students with an overall 3.5+ GPA during the duration of the academic year
RBC's Thinkubator Pitch Competition 2nd Place Winner
Jul 2018
  • Pitch ideation competion centred on Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Data Analytics
  • 38 ideas submitted, top 5 chosen to present at finale to panel of Executives, top 3 winners chosen
Margaritaville Roundtable
Jun 2018
  • Awarded to 8 out of 250 ambassadors who represented Margaritaville the best on campus and demonstrated the most dedication and passion for the brand
  • The Roundtable is an all-expense-paid, four-day immersive Margaritaville experience at the beautiful Hollywood Beach Resort, FL hosted by Margaritaville brand executives to celebrate our hard work over the semesters and to learn more about the brand and it's values
  • Featured article and recap video on the Margaritaville blog
Margaritaville Ambassador of the Month
Apr 2018
  • Awarded to the ambassador who demonstrates dedication and enthusiasm for the program by going above and beyond spreading the Margaritaville state of mind on campus
  • Only one ambassador per month is chosen out of 200+ ambassadors
  • Featured article posted on the Margaritaville blog found here
Loyalist Township's Team Player of the Month
Aug 2017
  • Awarded to the employee who went out of their way to help another co-worker
Queen's Alma Mater Society's Employee of the Month
Sept 2016 & Mar 2017
  • Awarded to the employee who achieved excellence on the job and contributed postively to the team

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Contact Me


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