A little bit about me...

My name is Nicole and I'm a Plus Support FED at Shopify with a passion for project management. I like goats, YouTube videos and Nicolas Cage.

Check out my dabbling in web development, illustration and VR games below.

Ottawa, ON, Canada

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Work Experience

In this hybrid role combining UX content design and staff development, I work with the Developer Context team to ensure developers have the context to do their jobs, as well as maintain the internal documentation site for developers.

HTML | SCSS | Ruby | React | JavaScript | UX | Writing | Project management

Provide design changes and support to merchant’s online store’s as well as feedback to potential theme developers and shipping updates to Shopify’s free themes. Participated in inter-team projects to improve the available resources for merchants and the support org.

HTML |  SCSS | JavaScript | JQuery | Liquid | Customer service

Provided design changes and support to merchant’s themes as well as feedback to potential theme developers. Participated in inter-team projects to improve the available resources for merchants and Gurus.

HTML | CSS | JavaScript | Liquid

Designed print and web graphics for the Carleton Co-op and Career Services office, and its related departments.

Photoshop | Illustrator | InDesign

Taught swimming to patrons of various ages and experience levels ranging from 6 months to 80 years. Worked as an intsturctor in the Special Needs Aquatic Program (SNAP) which specialized in teaching children with autism.

English | French

Volunteer Experience

Created promotional materials, website and swag for students participating in Fall Orientation Week. Created the main branding for the week and assisted teams in creating logos for their assigned name while maintaining consistency in style.

Photoshop | Illustrator | InDesign

EngFrosh Website

Designed numerous promotional materials, props and websites, as well as taken on the role of stage director (2016), technical director (2017) and writing director (2018) for the Carleton Engineering Musical.

Photoshop | Illustrator

Musical Website

Maintained price boards and advertising for the student run lounge and convenience store. Opened and closed shifts and assisted volunteers during their shifts.

Photoshop | Illustrator

CSES Website

Acted as project manager for a game development team of 6 students in the creation of a narrative driven VR game using Oculus and Leap. Scheduled and assigned tasks to members, wrote dialog, organized user testing and assisted with programming, as well as maintained all relevant documentation.

Unity | C# | Oculus | Leap Motion

Download Ego - Leap Motion Website