YITING YAN

Aspiring tech professional with broad experience in data science, programming, UI/UX, and prototyping

  Berkeley, CA, USA            Linkedin.com/in/yiting-yan          [email protected]         +86 13823242610


Work Experience

May 2021 - Aug 2021

Technical Product Manager Intern

Tencent (Shenzhen, China)

  • Cooperate with the product content group to develop live-stream e-commerce platform on TV system
  • Lead the first user research interview with 30+ participants to understand our target users better and improve product
  • Develop a gateway for third party online stores by redirecting users to Tencent video app on mobile devices
  • Analyze live stream platform data with Pandas and Matplotlib

May 2020 - Aug 2021

Software Engineer Intern

TCL Research (Shenzhen, China)

  • Work with Sentiment Analysis team and classify shopper’s comments and survey responses
  • Work on TV interface design and development for children and elderly

Jan 2020 - Jan 2021

Undergraduate Research Apprentice

UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA, US)

  • Contribute to the “I Regret to Inform You That Your Privateb Information Has Been Compromised” research project (Coleman Lab - Haas School of Business instructor Naniette Coleman) 
  • Constructed a database for privacy-related annotated bibliography
  • Annotate 30+ research paper regarding topics in privacy and AI
  • Create the Wikipedia article "Reliability Verification"

Jan 2020 - Jun 2021

Data Structure Class & Data Science Class - Academic Intern

UC Berkeley (Berkeley, CA, US)

  • Assist students in Data Structure (CS 61B) and Foundation of Data Science (Data 8) classes during lab sessions
  • Create study guides on statistical concepts, A/B testing, hypothesis testing, and sorting algorithms for students

Education

University of California, Berkeley

B.A., Computer Science and Economics     •     GPA: 3.90           Nov 2019 - May 2023

Relevant courses:

  • CS 61B: Data Structures
  • CS 70: Discrete Mathematics and Probability Theory
  • CS160: User Interface Design and Development
  • DATA 100: Principles and Techniques of Data Science
  • ECON 140: Econometrics