ResumeCards is a Markdown based resume generator. It looks great on mobile/desktop and can be saved as PDF.

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  • Below is my resume generated by ResumeCards. It's all written in Markdown. It looks great on both mobile and desktop.
  • It's designed to fit in one letter-sized page. Try clicking the "Save as PDF" button. (Note: The button is not visible on mobile. You can view the generated PDF here.)
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Elle Kasai

I'm a designer/developer based in Vancouver, Canada, and I was most recently a product designer at a Tokyo-based startup called Actcat and redesigned SideCI (

Work Experience


Product Designer

September 2016 – February 2017

Vancouver, Canada

Actcat is making an automated code reviewing service called SideCI, and supporting engineers to write clean and maintainable code. I was a product designer, and worked full-time from my place in Canada.

Work Experience

Istuary Innovation Group

UI Developer/Designer

August 2015 – August 2016

Vancouver, Canada

Istuary Innovation Group is Canada’s largest technology incubation platform. I was in the OPI team which makes HR systems for Istuary, and I worked on front-end design (Sketch) and coding (HTML/CSS).

Work Experience


Junior Product Designer

October 2013 – September 2014 (1 year)

Tokyo, Japan

BizReach is Japan’s top job site exclusive to business executives. I worked on front-end design and coding. My most recent project was Bizreach Woman, a job site specifically for female business executives in Japan.

Work Experience


HTML/CSS Lecturer

March 2014 – April 2014 (2 months)

Tokyo, Japan

Schoo is Japan’s leading online learning platform. I designed and taught a bi-weekly class on HTML/CSS. On every lecture, I did live coding and there were ~500 live viewers.

Open Source

Here are some of my open source projects:

  • ResumeCards: Markdown-based resume generator (560+ stars)
  • Purplecoat.js: Simple JS library for labeled overlays (780+ stars)
  • Twemoji Awesome: Like font awesome, but for Twitter Emoji (490+ stars)
  • Shiori: Bootstrap-based Jekyll Theme (250+ stars)

Giving Back

  • I’m a mentor at Ladies Learning Code. I teach HTML/CSS to beginning women developers.
  • I spoke at Code&Coffee, a local coding meetup. The video/slides can be found here.
  • I was an organizer and a speaker at Women Who Code Tokyo.
  • I like posting videos on YouTube to share my experience and knowledge.

Honors & Awards

  • At Startup Weekend Vancouver 2014, I joined My Green Space team as a UI designer and won 2nd place.
  • At CODE 2015 hackathon, I joined Padawans team as a UI designer. Selected as one of the top 15 teams among 1300+ participants.


  • Sass
  • jQuery/JavaScript
  • UI/UX Design
  • Photoshop
  • Sketch
  • Video Editing
  • Marketing
  • Customer Service
  • Japanese Business Culture


Gakushuin Women's College

BA, Marketing

2008 – 2012

Tokyo, Japan

I studied Marketing and Japanese culture (tea ceremony, kimono, Japanese dancing) in college.

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