SUMMARY

  • Professional software engineer with over 7 years experience.
  • Completed Computer Science / Computer and Network Engineering Double Degree with Honours at RMIT University.
  • Over 10 years customer service based retail experience.

EMPLOYMENT

Unico
Feb 2012 Present
Design Engineer
  • Enterprise Java development involving EJB, Spring, Web Services, application servers and various other Java-centric technologies.
  • Web application development involving JSF, jQuery, Sencha and various other web-centric technologies.
  • Splunk dashboard development requiring a detailed understanding of the clients business requirements.
Melbourne
HACD Design
Nov 2005 Present
Director
  • Own business.
  • Focuses include: web application development, mobile application development, embedded software development, game development, general software development, research and development and computer assembly.
  • Developed websites include:
    • Realimage Photography http://www.realimage.com.au
    • House Sense http://www.housesense.com.au
West Preston
Bunnings Warehouse
Sept 2002 Present
Sales Assistant
  • Sales Assistant
  • Duties include customer service.
  • Received 5 customer service excellence awards (first of which was within 3rd week of employment).
  • Actively participated in the training of several team members.
  • Acquired a detailed product knowledge (spanning several departments).
Northland
Unico
Feb 2011 Feb 2012
Graduate
  • Participated in Unico's 2011 Graduate program.
  • Rotations included: Enterprise Java development, Splunk dashboard development, Samsung Internet@TV widget development, International Roaming testing and documentation writing.
Melbourne
RMIT University
Feb 2007 Nov 2010
Sessional Tutor
  • Casual employment for the School of Computer Science and Information Technology and the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
  • Duties included laboratory tutoring, assignment and exam marking for the first year Java Programming course, and help sessions and tutoring for the first year Embedded Systems Design course.
Melbourne City Campus
Computer Manufacturing & Integration
June 2003
Various Duties
  • Employed as part of a 2 week work experience scheme for Year 10 students.
  • Duties included assembly of desktop personal computers, software installations and diagnostic work.
Bundoora
Volunteer Employment
  • RMIT Open Day
    Aug 2009
  • RMIT LEAD Program (Mentors Assisting Programming Students)
    Mar 2007 June 2007

SKILLS

  • Architecture: UML / SDLC.
  • Methodologies: Waterfall / Agile.
  • Programming: Assembly / C / C++ / C# / .NET / Java / JavaEE / Groovy / OpenGL / AVR.
  • Scripting: PHP / PEAR / Python / Splunk / BASH / CSH / MATLAB.
  • Database: SQL / MySql / OracleDB.
  • Web (Client): HTML5 / CSS / JavaScript / AJAX / jQuery / Sencha / JSON / AJAX / Twitter Bootstrap.
  • Web (Server): JSP / JSF / JMS / SOAP / REST / Web Services / WSDL / Apache 2 / Lighttpd / Tomcat / Axis 2 / Glassfish / Weblogic.
  • Mobile: Android.
  • Frameworks: .NET / Spring / JSF / Primefaces / Zend.
  • Versioning: CVS / SVN / Perforce / Git.
  • Automation and Integration: Ant / Maven / Gradle / Hudson.
  • Microprocessors: ATMEL / PIC.
  • IDE: Eclipse / Visual Studio / Arduino / VIM / Cosmic C / AVR Studio / Deamweaver.
  • Circuit Design: Protel / PSPICE / Xilinx / Quartus.
  • Applications: GIMP / Photoshop / MATLAB / VMware / VirtualBox.
  • Operating Systems: Windows (95 / 98 / XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 8 RT) / *nix (Solaris 10 / Ubuntu / Debian / Fedora / Xandros / PCLinux / DSL / QNX) / Mobile (Android).

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS

RMIT University
Feb 2006 Dec 2010
Bachelor of Computer Science with Distinction
  • GPA: 3.83 (High Distinction average).
  • Volunteering: RMIT LEAD program (Mentors Assisting Programming Students).
Melbourne City Campus
RMIT University
Feb 2006 Dec 2010
Bachelor of Engineering (Computer and Network Engineering) with Honors 1st Class
  • GPA: 3.77 (High Distinction average).
  • Final year Design project: Motion Interpretation Mouse Engine (MIME).
  • Volunteering: RMIT Open Day event (Presenter).
Melbourne City Campus
Reservoir District Secondary College
Jan 2000 Nov 2005
Victorian Certificate of Education
  • ENTER: 93.40.
  • Valedictorian Speaker of Class 2005.
  • Volunteering: Peer Support / Peer Mediation programs.
Reservoir
Certifications
  • Certified Splunk Deployment Architect
    Nov 2011
  • Certified Splunk Developer
    May 2011

MEMBERSHIPS

  • The Institution Of Engineers Australia.
  • Golden Key International Honour Society (RMIT Chapter).
  • RMIT Alumni.

ACHEIVEMENTS

  • EnGenius Trade Fair 2010 Platinum Prize (Final Year).
  • The School of Electrical & Computer Engineering First Year Double Degree Prize. (First Year).
  • Learning Area Award for Science (Year 12).
  • Certificate of Excellence in Chemistry, English, Mathematical Methods, Psychology Information Systems and Literature (Year 12).
  • Meritorious Academic Achievement Award (Year 12 / Year 11).
  • Distinction in the Australian Mathematics Competition (Year 11).
  • Outstanding Customer Service Award (Mar 2008 / Feb 2008 / Jul 2007 / Mar 2007 / Oct 2002).

INTERESTS

  • Software development and web design.
  • Professional meet ups and development.
  • Embedded system design.
  • Reading and creative writing.
  • Game development and gaming.
  • Music and music events.
  • Photography and travelling.