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Kaia Olson

About Us Kaia Olson

  • Director of Engineering, JungleScout, Inc.
  • Attended CodeCore Web Development Bootcamp in Vancouver, Canada
  • Technologies/Platforms: Ruby on Rails, Javascript, React, Redux, SQL/Postgres, Heroku, Amazon Web Services, Shopify, HTML5/CSS3, Adobe Creative Suite, Wix, Wordpress, various social media
  • Experience working with a variety of clients from small businesses to large SaaS companies
  • Passionate about design and creating a beautiful, intuitive user experience using modern frameworks like React and Redux
  • Bachelor of Arts (magna cum laude), University of Michigan (major: Classical Archaeology, minor: Latin)
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Extensive editing and proofreading experience as a freelance editor online
  • Experience in technical drawing, GIS mapping, photogrammetry
  • Winner, the Seligson Prize for distinguished achievement in Greek and the Copley Prize for distinguished achievement in Latin (University of Michigan)
  • James B. Angell Scholar, University of Michigan
  • Avid mystery and science fiction reader
Kaia Olson