Maria Ines Parnisari, Software Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Maria Ines Parnisari

Software Developer in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Member since March 6, 2016
Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Maria Ines is a young software engineer with experience in a broad set of topics—including manual and automated testing, technical writing, DevOps and PowerShell scripting, and development of web and mobile apps using C# and Node.js in the back-end and AngularJS/Ionic in the front-end. She has worked using Scrum methodologies and with local and remote teams. She currently works for Amazon.
Maria is now available for hire




Vancouver, BC, Canada



Preferred Environment

Windows, Git, Visual Studio Code, MySQL

The most amazing...

...project I've worked on is a payments app which had 1,000 monthly active users. It caught on and companies tried to copy it!


  • Software Engineer

    2017 - PRESENT
    • Worked on the Prime Pantry team, full-stack development.
    • Led the team effort on adding functional tests to our features.
    Technologies: Java, Perl, IntelliJ IDEA, API
  • Software Engineer

    2017 - 2017
    Southworks (Microsoft Vendor)
    • Built demos on the main Azure website that showcased several Microsoft Cognitive Services.
    • Enhanced the automated code review workflow of the company by enforcing StyleCop standards on each pull request.
    Technologies: C#, .NET, TeamCity, ASP.NET MVC, JavaScript, SignalR, JIRA, Autofac
  • Full-stack Software Developer

    2016 - 2016
    Vinti, Inc.
    • Updated the back-end to support new features such as peer-to-merchant payments.
    • Enhanced a mobile application both by adding new features like support for promotions and reducing the APK size in half.
    • Enhanced the point-of-sale website.
    • Provide customer support whenever necessary.
    Technologies: Node.js, MySQL, Redis, AngularJS, Ionic, JavaScript, Gulp, HTML, CSS, LESS, Mocha
  • Developer

    2015 - 2016
    Quadion Technologies (FIS, ex SunGard Vendor)
    • Implemented a new functionality according to business rules in AngularJS.
    • Wrote automated UI tests using Selenium and C#.
    • Enhanced an internal application of the company to manage employee data.
    • Used Scrum in my work environment by having daily and weekly meetings with the client via Skype.
    • Integrated test and code coverage results of the internal apps of the company with a Jenkins CI server.
    • Enhanced the Gulp scripts of the company to reduce its run-time.
    Technologies: C#, WCF, AngularJS, TFS, Selenium
  • Developer

    2013 - 2015
    Southworks (Microsoft Vendor)
    • Wrote and reviewed technical documents demonstrating the use of cutting-edge technologies.
    • Maintained the TeamCity server, automated the deployment of websites, and PowerShell scripts as one of the DevOps for a group within Microsoft.
    • Helped with the development of demos presented during the build keynotes.
    • Created and executed the manual and automated test cases using Selenium and C#.
    • Used bug-tracking and backlog management tools (e.g., YouTrack and Visual Studio Online) and Hyper-V virtual machines as testing environments.
    Technologies: C#, TeamCity, PowerShell, Visual Studio, Git, Selenium, ASP.NET


  • Arg.js (Development)

    An open-source utility library to handle validation of Argentinian phone numbers, bank accounts, and document numbers.

  • Coursera Course on Design and Analysis of Algorithms (Other amazing things)

    A Node.js implementation of several well-known algorithms, including:
    • Counting inversions in an array using merge-sort/quick-sort.
    • Calculating the strongly connected components of a graph.
    • A Dijkstra algorithm for finding the shortest path in a weighted graph.

  • Blog (Other amazing things)

    A personal software development blog.

  • Personal Website (Spanish) (Other amazing things)

    With around 500 monthly views, the website features lecture notes written in LaTeX that I took while attended university. They became very popular and ultimately led to the creation of an open source project to write notes for all the lectures (

  • StackOverflow Profile (Other amazing things)

    Top 2% of the users this year. Top three answerer of the "Microsoft cognitive" tag.

  • Node.js SDK for Microsoft Cognitive Services (Development)

    An npm module with 70+ stars on GitHub that works as a wrapper to the Microsoft Cognitive Services.


  • Frameworks

    AngularJS, .NET 4, .NET, Bootstrap 3+, Ionic, NHibernate, Express.js, ASP.NET MVC, Selenium
  • Libraries/APIs

    Node.js, jQuery DataTables, Should.js
  • Tools

    Visual Studio 2015, Sequelize, TeamCity, Git, Mocha, Gulp.js, Vagrant, Autofac
  • Storage

    JSON, MySQL, Redis
  • Other

    Pull Requests, Software Developer, Angular Bootstrap, UML Diagrams, HTTP, Writing & Editing
  • Languages

    JavaScript, C#, HTML/CSS, Less
  • Platforms

    Visual Studio Code, Windows, Visual Studio 2017, Azure, Android, Mobile


  • Bachelor's degree (7.75/10 GPA) in Computer Engineering
    2009 - 2015
    University of Buenos Aires - Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3
  • Programming in C#

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