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I'm
Ursula Cervantes

A gal who wants to create awesome stuff A problem solver and allround web developer.

I‘m a senior programmer 👩🏽‍💻 with good knowledge of front-end techniques. I love algorithms, data structure and I also stand for quality.

I believe in nudging things forward — thoughtfully and intentionally. Asking 💭 ‘what if’ as often as possible, constantly challenging standards, and 👩🏽‍🔬experimenting endlessly.




Experience

Mar 2020 to present

Senior Front End Engineer

N26

  • Reduced customer contacts rate from 20% to 14% by implementing search bar, broadcasting cards and A/B testing.
  • Implement authetication for third party providers
Apr 2018 to Jul 2019

Senior Front End Engineer

Scotiabank

  • Improved web app performance by 25% achieving 90/100 points in Lighthouse.
  • Promoted the implementation of unit test and achieved 80% of code coverage.
  • Proposed and defined micro frontend architecture.
  • Leaded web developers team throughout
    • Planning, development and completion of three projects.
    • Component oriented programming.
May 2014 to Apr 2018

Front End Engineer

Verizon

  • Migrated a web app from Angular 2 to React using Redux. Performance improved with 4x faster rendering.
  • Proposed and implemented Guide Tour Library with vanilla Javascript and its Admin tool with React.
    • Improved the overall user experience on our website.
    • This tools was used across different teams in the company.
    • Implemented continuous integration and continuous delivery with Jenkins.
    • Used feature flag for A/B testing and turn on/off features.
  • Developed the the new enterprise portal in Angular with Dashboard, Billing and Report modules.
Mar 2016 to Present

Cofounder

WarmiLab

We inspire and encourage the youth of tomorrow on their way to become engineers. Our purpose is to increase gender diversity in careers in science and engineering.

Mar 2013 to Apr 2014

Software Engineer

Avantica

  • Implemented an application for personnel selection and allocation of interviews, allowing customize the tests.
  • Developed an Online Banking Site for Interbank.
Nov 2011 to Feb 2013

Software Engineer

Certicom

  • Responsible for designing and developing a library in C++ to connect devices from an Interactive kiosk.
  • Developed the software that allows the user interact with the kiosk generating the documents requested and charging the user.

Education

2008 to 2013

BA, Software Engineering

Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas

Focus on software, studied a wide range of subjects including algorithms, management, entrepreneurship. Graduated with distinction.

2016

Strategic Leadership for Engineers

Universidad de Ingeniería y Tecnología


Skills

Frontend

  • ReactJs ♡
  • Redux
  • Gatsby
  • Jest
  • Angular
  • Gulp/Webpack
  • Javascript/ES6/ES7

Backend

  • GraphQL
  • NodeJs

CI/CD

  • Jenkins
  • Heroku
  • Netlify
  • Cloud Foundry
  • CodeShip

Development

  • Agile Driven Development
  • Git/Git Flow
  • Data Structures
  • Algorithm Optimization


Languages

  • Spanish (Native)
  • English (Daily use)
  • French (Un petit peu)