Madalyn Parker

Time Flies When the Work is Fun

Jobs/Internships

Microsoft (Summer 2013)

  • Planned and Executed Hands On Labs for Enterprise Library 6.0
  • Became familiarized with the Enterprise Library and created a prioritized backlog of tasks necessary to deliver a finished product
  • Delivered instructions and begin/end solutions (Hands on Labs) for each application block in the Enterprise Library
  • Conducted a usability study
  • Utilized feedback from the usability study and technical colleagues to improve content and provide users with helpful exercises that effectively illustrate the benefits of using the Enterprise Library

TechSmith (Fall 2012 - Spring 2013)

  • Added features and fixed bugs for Camtasia Relay
  • Participated in all stages of Agile Development, working closely with both the technical and business sides of the company
  • Researched possibilities for integration of Relay with the TechSmith Cloud and presented a working prototype to the team.
  • Participated in triage and design studio meetings.

Fast Enterprises LLC (Summer 2012)

  • Worked within Gentax software to improve performance and correct errors
  • Used deductive reasoning through both black- and white-box testing, driven by error logs, to locate errors, reproduce said errors, and eliminate them using SQL and Visual Basic
  • Worked closely with client to ensure they received the product they desired

MATRIX (Spring 2011 - Summer 2012)

  • Utilized subversioning in order to work on projects simultaneously with other programmers
  • Created front-end web pages featuring breadcrumbs, audio/video display (Flow Player), and back-ends pulling from Kora (content management program)
  • Made Kora (content management) more accessible and intuitive for users through UI improvements