anna y lin

annaylin.com

anna@annaylin.com

Brooklyn, NY

Education

2022 - 2024

M.P.S. | Interactive Telecommunications Program, NYU Tisch

Activities: Lead Coding Lab Mentor, Graduate Assistant, ITP Fall & Spring Showcase

2013 - 2017

B.A. Psychology | University of California, Santa Cruz

Awards: Dean's Honor

Activities: Psychology Teaching Assistant, Girls in Engineering Summer Camp Teacher

Study Abroad | Yonsei University, Seoul

Courses & activities: AI Robotics & Ethics, Tech R&D Intern, Afterschool Program Teaching Assistant

Skills

Frontend

Javascript, Typescript, Angular, Vue.js, Alpine.js, three.js, D3.js, P5, HTML, CSS, React, npm, Node.js, Jasmine, Tailwind

Backend

Angular, Python, Flask, Git, Firebase, SQLite, Bash, C++, Java, MicroPython, Heroku

Design

Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Figma

Languages

Cantonese & Mandarin

Work

2022 - 2024

Lead Code Mentor | The Coding Lab, Brooklyn

Organized and hosted 4 artist talks; invited professionals from the creative coding community to engage the student community with their work.

Led and designed the curriculum for the Hacking with the Browser workshop every semester, introducing undergraduate and graduate students to APIs, how to use them, and how to hack websites using the browser developer tools.

2021 - 2022

UX Engineer | MITRE, Boston

HTML, CSS, Typescript, Javascript, Angular, Python, Vue.js, Alpine.js, Tailwind

Worked on 4 projects cross-collaborating with multiple teams, consulting on UX from the design to the development of multiple responsive web applications.

Responsible for frontend architecture design for a new web application working with Python RESTful APIs to be used by cybersecurity professionals and researchers.

Built the dark mode, search, and filter features for the ATT&CK® Navigator, an open-source cybersecurity knowledge database of adversary tactics and techniques.

2018 - 2020

Frontend Engineer | Charles Schwab (Digital Accelerator), San Francisco

HTML, CSS, Typescript, Javascript, Angular, Node.js, Jasmine

Built high-fidelity Angular prototypes for user research tests.

Iterated with the design and accessibility teams to build a WCAG-compatible web application used by 150,000+ clients.

Developed features and wrote tests for a robust, full-stack web application in Angular.

Frontend Engineer (Contract) | Stamen Design, San Francisco

HTML, CSS, Javascript, React, D3.js

Built a React web app to display and interact with D3.js data visualizations, in collaboration with research done by the Max Planck Institute for a showcase to present the work to the public.