2009 - current
IT Manager at SeeByte, Edinburgh:
Design, implement and maintain the company's IT infrastructure
and systems, mostly based on OpenSource solutions (XEN based
virtualization, LAMP, ad-hoc tools mostly for the software
engineering department..., Ubuntu/CentOS/OpenSUSE/WindowXP
- Install, support and maintain the heterogeneous (Mac, Windows, Linux) computer park
2005 - 2008
Product Support Engineer for Emerson Network
Power, Embedded Computing, Edinburgh. Three folds to
Support and Maintenance of SS7/SIGTRAN (telephony)
protocol stack software
for the telecom equipment manufacturers (Motorola,
Alcatel-Lucent, HP, Nortel...), including design and
implementation of customer requested features. Languages: C,
shells, TCL. Technologies: SS7, SIGTRAN, STREAMS, IP, Linux,
Support and maintenance of embedded computing telecom hardware
and their Linux or VxWorks operating systems.
Language: C, Technologies: ATCA, cPCI, PowerPC, IPMI, ethernet,
IT: design and maintenance of services for the engineering
and support departments: web based (wiki, design of version
control and bug tracking tools, network monitoring...), writing
of development, debugging and testing tools for engineering.
Languages: perl, C, PHP, Python, TCL, shells. Technologies: Web
Design (CGI/PHP), SNMP, IPMI, IP, wiki, Oracle, Nagios, pcap,
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:
performed specifications, developments,
maintenance, tests for the HP OpenCall IAC
product (Internet providing and VoIP solution for telecom
operators). Technologies: SS7, ISDN, intelligent networks,
SNMP, fault-tolerance/replication, HPUX. Languages: C++,
designed and implemented parts, set up a test
framework (perl and shell) for the PortalXpert
product, a secured Web portal. Technologies: HTTP, LDAP,
SSL, Solaris. Languages: C, perl, shells.
1999 (6 months)
of Canada Limited, Richmond, Canada.
Intern as an Ada 83 programmer on the very large scale, heavily
project: the Canadian Automated Air Traffic Control System.