92/5 East Crosscauseway
Edinburgh EH8 9HQ (UK)
|Born||3rd of November 1975 (34 year old)|
|I thrive on tackling diversified high technology challenges that involve creativity and problem solving. I have got an extensive knowledge of UNIX/Linux, OpenSource and computer networks, fast learning abilities and a wide ranging academic background, I seek a position as a software engineer in a progressive company that will fulfil my eagerness to extend my experience and knowledge.|
|Programming||Strong skills in C (and the UNIX API) and perl; expert in UNIX shells; good knowledge of a number of other interpreted languages (python, TCL, PHP...); working-level knowledge of SQL (MySQL), x86 and PowerPC assembler; past experiences in object oriented development (C++, Java, Ada) and distributed programming (C, PVM, Ada, Java).|
UNIX: expert on Linux (user and kernel space) and free
software in general; experience on Solaris, FreeBSD, HPUX.
|Networks||Extensive knowledge of internet protocols (ethernet, IP (v4 & 6), UDP, TCP, SCTP and many application level ones HTTP, LDAP, SSL, IMAP...), strong knowledge of SS7/SIGTRAN; development of network stacks using STREAMS; network and system administration, web design.|
|Embedded Computing||Involvement with cPCI, ATCA, µTCA computing and telecom equipement running Linux or VxWorks (mostly PowerPC architecture): support and maintenance of low-level drivers, debugging of MMU, cache, clocking... issues; platform management (IPMI, SNMP), U-Boot, cross-compilation, cross-debugging, building tailored Linux file systems...|
|Tools||Mastering the UNIX toolchest (base, administration and development); CVS, Apache, MySQL, Nagios...|
|General skills||Fast and willing to learn, thorough, strong skills in analysing code and grokking a design, creative in approach to problem solving. Additional skills (through education and pastimes) in signal processing, algebra, artificial intelligence, electromagnetics, optics, electronics, mechanics, telephony, music. Strong maths and physics background.|
French: mother tongue,
Spanish: good reading and comprehension skills.
|2009 - current||
IT Manager at SeeByte, Edinburgh:
|2005 - 2008||
Product Support Engineer for Emerson Network
Power, Embedded Computing, Edinburgh. Three folds to
|2004 (7 months)||Worked for Morse Group Ltd. Edinburgh, UK as a helpdesk engineer. Provided telephone support on Sun hardware and Sun, BMC and Veritas software (UNIX). British and French customers.|
|2001 - 2003||
Worked for the IT consultancy company
(Grenoble, France) on two sub-contracts:
|1999 (6 months)||
of Canada Limited, Richmond, Canada.
Intern as an Ada 83 programmer on the very large scale, heavily security oriented CAATS project: the Canadian Automated Air Traffic Control System.
|1999||Diplôme d'ingénieur (equivalent to a Masters of Engineering) from the École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications de Bretagne (TELECOM Bretagne), computer science specialisation.|
|1993 - 1995||Post high school advanced Maths and Physics classes in preparation for competitive entrance examinations to French engineering schools.|
|1993||Baccalauréat Maths and Sciences (school leaving certificate) with honours.|
|Sports||Unicycling, hiking, paragliding.|
|Computers||Involved in the UNIX and Free Software/OpenSource community (writings, contributions to projects).|
|Leisure activities||Guitar, juggling, cooking and family life.|