Aleisha Nelson

San Francisco Bay Area      //       E:      //      For more: My LinkedIn Profile


Languages: C++, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, PHP, JSON, SQL, MySQL- Oracle, Beginner Java and Android Studio

Other: Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, Github, Git, PAW


Santa Clara University                                                       Santa Clara, CA Expected June 2017

  • Major in Computer Science, Minor in Communication
  • University Honors Program
  • Related Coursework: Web Programming, Data Structures, Object-Oriented Programming, Theory of Algorithms, Database Systems, Computer Arts and Design Theory

University of Cape Town                      Cape Town, South Africa Summer – Fall Quarters 2015

  • Study Abroad Program


Walmart Global eCommerce, Software Engineering Intern                 June 2016 – PresentAAEAAQAAAAAAAAZ7AAAAJGU0NDA3MDM0LWM1Y2EtNDY1ZC04MmQ0LTdjOTVjZTMzMTI4Yw.png

  • Setup external database and implemented REST/HTTP APIs for collection, retrieval,
    and deletion of data, including JSON data formatting.
  • Worked with various engineering teams and used Android Studio and geospatial technology to implement personalized push notifications for Walmart App users to increase number of in-store purchases.

Santa Clara University, Web Specialist                                                         May 2016 – PresentSanta_Clara_U_Seal.svg

  • Maintain all pages in Alumni Association section of the Santa Clara University website.
  • Attend monthly design and IT workshops and labs to enhance knowledge of web usability and increase page views.
  • Select and edit images, update announcements, and post recent and relevant news to webpages.

Art By Aleisha, Owner                                                                                 February 2014 – PresentLotusFlower

  • Design and create customized art products and logos for sororities, universities, small organizations, and individuals.
  • Market and ship products and manage finances of the company.

StuffDot, Inc. Social Media Marketing Intern                                              June 2014 – May 2015icon350x350.jpeg

  • Designed brochures and images for company Facebook page using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to increase average number of likes on posts and number of people reached by 50%.
  • Monitored Facebook analytics and collaborated with co-workers to determine which types of posts would be most successful in the future.


Greenfield’s Rental Management Inc.

  • Created mock rental management company website where users can look up available properties according to specific preferences and create lease agreements.
  • Implemented MySQL queries embedded in PHP scripts and PLSQL constraints to validate and show specific data stored in Oracle database.
  • Designed GUI to showcase MySQL queries using PHP, HTML, and CSS.

EdCamps Website

  • Implemented mock website for an educational kids camp using HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, MySQL, and SVG.
  • Incorporated client side, server side, form validation, and data visualization.
  • Designed UI for the entire website using Bootstrap and personal contributions.


Association of Computing Machinery, Women in STEM, Women in Business, Entrepreneur’s Circle, Study Abroad Ambassador, Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority PR Chair, The Santa Clara Newspaper, Piano, Guitar, Hiking, Yoga

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