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Ellen Chisa

Ellen Chisa

Product Manager

Kickstarter

Brooklyn, Other

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Kickstarter

Product Manager

Global Shapers Community

Global Shaper

Attending curator summit in Geneva, Aug 2012.

Awesome Seattle

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Organized over 30 individuals to give monthly grants to Awesome ideas in Seattle. Coordinated publicity materials and events, and connected multiple Seattle related philanthropy organizations.

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Microsoft

Program Manager

Program Manager for the Office Hub on Windows Phone 8.

Previously, Program Manager on the Microsoft Apps for Symbian: http://conversations.nokia.com/2012/04/10/get-microsoft-office-for-symbian/

Determined user requirements and scenarios.
Created user flows.
Created low fidelity mockups for the experience.
Generated requirements list and software backlog.
Led scrum and triage sessions.

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Microsoft

Project Management (Consulting) - Sundrop

Project managed a team of eight students to develop a solution for Microsoft FUSE Labs.

Led team from problem definition through high fidelity mock ups and a working technical solution.

Sundrop is an application to allow new college graduates to save money together for a large goal.

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Alight Learning

Co-Founder

Started Alight Learning with five others to create collaborative learning software for middle schools.
Led user research to determine feature set.
Created mock ups.
Released alpha product to three private schools.

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Microsoft

Program Manager Intern, PowerPoint

Drove requirements, designed and wrote a specification for a subtitling add-in for PowerPoint.

Available here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint-help/sub-titling-text-add-in-for-microsoft-powerpoint-stamp-HA102540315.aspx

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Bose Corporation

Software Test Intern

Developed an executed automatic and manual software tests for Bose home entertainment systems.

Developed an intern program to help expose software test interns to other parts of the business, notably software development and usability testing.

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University of Washington

Human Centered Design and Engineering

Frankin W. Olin College of Engineering

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Electrical and Computer Engineering

International Academy