Karen Castro

Freelance Ad Designer & Banner Designer

Location:Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
2 Skills
Masters in Computer Science May 2015
University of North Dakota (UND), Grand Forks, ND

Relevant Coursework
• Software Engineering
• Data Structures, Algorithms, and Software Design-C++
• Data Engineering
• Advance Database Systems

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science April 2010
Holy Angel University (HAU), Pampanga, Philippines
• Major in Systems Development
• 2007-2010 Dean’s Award Recipient

Software Applications Tutorial Lab Instructor August 2012 – May 2014
Computer Science Department, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
• Provide students with lectures
• Demonstrate the use of software applications including Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access,
• Teach how to create a web pages using HTML
• Grade assignments and quizzes

Graduate Teaching Assistant August 2012 – May 2014
Computer Science Department, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
• Provide teacher with assistance by helping out during exam periods
• Present lectures in the absence of the professor
• Help teacher with grading assignments

CRM Application Tester November 2010 – June 2012
La Brea Consulting, Inc., Irvine, CA
• Test different modules on CRM application.
• Report any bugs found during testing.
• If necessary, perform some tasks concerning application development.
• Update records of user/customer data.

C# Programmer (Undergraduate Internship) November 2009 – March 2010
Escentrics IT Solutions,Pampanga, Philippines
• Documenting system requirements
• Developing or coding an accounting system.
• Test modules every time it was updated
• Debugging of program codes
• Creating Microsoft SQL Server databases

Programming: Object Oriented Programming Languages (Java, C#, C++),
Android (Java, XML), Web (PHP, Perl)
Web Development Technologies: HTML, CSS
Databases: MySQL, SQLite, Oracle Database 12c
Content Management System: WordPress
Computer Software: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Graphic Software: Adobe Photoshop
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Banner Design