Shanice Smith
Skills
Languages
HTML
CSS
JavaScript
C++
Python
Software
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Fuse
Adobe Premiere Pro
InVision
Pencil Project
Unreal Engine
Unity Game Engine
Blender
Visual Studio
Operating Systems
Windows 7
Windows 10
macOS
Linux (Ubuntu)
Version Control
Git
Additional
Github
Canva
InVision
Visual Studio
MailChimp
Trello
Web Design
Digital Media
3D Modeling
Wireframing
Mockups
Additional
Personal Interests

Reading fiction books, creative writing, tech meetups, ballet and hip-hop dancing, gaming, hackathons, volunteering

Education
New York City College of Technology
May 2021
B. Tech - Bachelor of Technology in Emerging Media Technology: Game Design and Interactive Media
LaGuardia Community College
June 2019
A. A. S. - Associates in Applied Science in New Media Technology: Game Development
Coursework: Introduction to Computer Science, Advanced C++ Programming, Introduction to Web Development, VR/AR and Immersive Media, Systems Analysis and Design, Principles of Multimedia and Web Design, Internet Game Design, Web Animation
Technical Projects
Ment. For Girls
Feb. 2019

  • Utilized UI and UX prototyping techniques using Pixlr and InVision with a teammate to create a mock login page using HTML and CSS for a mentor matching app for college women to decrease the gender gap in Computer Science

Everything Steven Universe
Dec. 2018

  • Assembled a static, responsive website surrounding my favorite show, Steven Universe, using HTML, CSS, Bootstrap and JavaScript (jQuery)

Team Zillow
Oct. 2018

  • Designed operable front-end prototype of a celebrity realtor's professional website using HTML and CSS that included Zillow APIs for Girls Develop It Hacktober Hackathon 

Experience
B-BullardWeb Developer Intern
Brooklyn, NY
July 2019 to Current

  • Implement and design interactive and responsive websites from scratch with Canva, InVision, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap and JavaScript (jQuery)
  • Collaborate across a team of 7 to share and solidify the legacies of social revolutionaries through New Media

Safe Zone Hub and Women's CenterVolunteer
Long Island City, NY
Oct. 2018 to July 2019

  • Improved the performance of future extracurricular events by analyzing and calculating survey data
  • Conducted research on women-centric and LGBTQIA+ subjects to create diverse and inclusive resources for the LAGCC community
  • Increased office efficiency by 35% by weekly assisting with project management and maintaining file records through Excel spreadsheets

Amerivents: US OpenCashier
Flushing, NY
Aug. 2017 to Sept. 2018

  • Successfully managed cash, credit, and debit transactions for over 800 guests daily while facilitating activities over an 8-person team

Queens Herald ChurchTeacher Assistant
Fresh Meadows, NY
July 2014 to Aug. 2014

  • Assisted with homework assignments and provided further instruction on math and writing lessons with kindergarten and first-grade classes of over 20 students

Activities
Tech ScholarsScholar
May 2019 to June 2019

  • Selected for the first cohort of LaGuardia’s technology-based pre-employment training and professional skills development program
  • Developed a text parser to check the instances of different keywords with C++

Women in Technology ClubPresident
Feb. 2019 to June 2019

  • Awarded Academic Club certificate by the Student Advisory Council for outstanding achievement in the Spring 2019 semester

  • Managed $1,000 Spring 2019 budget to lead and organize 5+ events for LAGCC’s club to empower women in exploring STEAM

  • Composed weekly MailChimp newsletters of internships, career workshops, tech articles, and networking opportunities for 70+ subscribers

  • Updated the ePortfolio website and Slack channels biweekly to continuously encourage participation within the NYC tech community

America Needs YouFellow
Oct. 2018 to Current

  • Selected from a competitive pool of first-generation college students to serve in a 2-year career development and leadership training program