IDA MAYER
I'm a front-end developer with a personal passion for HCI working with cutting edge web technologies.

Work


Google Inc
since 2011
UX Engineer
I am a frontend software engineer on Google's travel site. I work in html, css, and javascript to build the UI, particularly for itineraries, as well as java development on the frontend server. Our product has been written up in NY Times, TechCrunch, Buzzfeed.

Previous projects have included the navigation bar on Google search, several interal design prototyping projects, and frontend development on Google image search.

Education


Carnegie Mellon University
2007-2011
BS Computer Science
BA Creative Writing
BA Multilingual Studies
I especially enjoyed my courses in communication design, neuroscience, German, Chinese, algorithms, and HCI. Graduated Suma cum Laude with Honors and inducted into ΦBK.

Awards: Andrew Carnegie Scholars, Carnegie Mellon Women's Association Scholars, etc

Student organizations: Women@SCS (women in computer science), Allies (LGBT student group)

Skills
programming
design
system architecture
english
HTML/CSS
algorithms
js

Contact


I'm not currently looking for other employment. If you'd still like to reach me, I can be contacted here