Daniel Wong Yong Shen

Junior, Bachelor of Computing, Computer Science

Summary

Full-stack developer focusing on developing elegant solutions for real users

Education

National University of Singapore

08/2018 - Present

Bachelor of Computing, Computer Science

CAP: 4.54
  • Pursuing Artificial Intelligence and Computer Networks as Focus Areas
  • Experienced in Software Engineering and Product Design from CS3216/7
  • Former Teaching Assistant for CS2030 Programming Methodology (AY19/20 S2)

Experience

Visa Inc.

05/2020 - 07/2020

Software Engineering Intern

  • 1st Place in Visa Global Intern Hackathon
  • Participated in the Global Intern Case Challenge
  • 6th in Intern X-Factor Challenge (Singapore & India)

Projects

PiggyBuy

09/2020 - Present

Visionary, Team Lead, Marketing Lead & Full Stack Developer

PiggyBuy is a social commerce app that connects neighbours, enabling them to organise group buys to get discounts and save on shipping fees

  • 3rd Place in 17th NUS SoC Term Project Showcase (STePS)
  • Available on App Store and Google Play, developed with Flutter and Firebase
  • Conceived and proposed PiggyBuy as an innovative solution for a real problem
  • Performed competitor analysis to validate market feasibility
  • Conducted user surveys to establish user requirements and app features
  • Lead marketing efforts, establishing social media direction and copywriting
  • Created pitch deck and served as lead presenter for pitching sessions
  • Implemented authentication, user profile, data integrity and backend integration
  • Directed development timeline and work allocation amongst teammates

Ping2Pay

06/2020 - 07/2020

Front-end Developer

Ping2Pay enables quick and secure peer-to-peer payments with Visa Direct through an in-chat payment interface that integrates with any chat application

  • 1st Place Winner in the Visa Global Intern Hackathon
  • Created proof-of-concept application utilising React Native and Firebase
  • Implemented real-time chat feature and backend integration

Modmates

08/2020 - 08/2020

Team Lead

Modmates is a social network for university students to find friends and form groups with their peers, according to their university modules

  • Created a fully-fledged interactive prototype with Figma
  • Performed multiple rounds of user testing and interviews for design iterations
  • Created task timeline with GANTT charts and facilitated conflict resolution

Q with Queue

03/2020 - 05/2020

Full Stack Developer

Q with Queue is a restaurant management system that enables restaurants to take reservations and/or allow patrons to queue remotely for seats

  • Developed a fully-featured iOS App for iPhone and iPad with Swift and Firebase
  • Handled user authentication, profile and data storage features
  • Heavy emphasis placed on employing good software design principles

FoodSloth

04/2020 - 05/2020

Full Stack Developer

FoodSloth is a food delivery application developed to showcase the capabilities of SQL

  • Ensured database schema was normalised to Boyce-Codd Normal Form (BCNF)
  • Employed triggers to perform application logic and enforce data integrity
  • Utilised views extensively to simplify data querying