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     Date Submitted:16-06-2011
     Last Modified:16-06-2011 (09:00)
    Job information
     Current job:Software and System Engineer - Earth Observation
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:
     KeywordsLinux, Windows, Shell scripting, Java, XML, Eclipse IDE, JIRA, VMware, Build tools (Make/Ant), DOORS, Enterprise Architect, UML, European Space Agency, Envisat, Swarm, Sentinel missions, Windows, VB, C#, Excel Macros

    Career Summary
    I earned my Master of Science (M.Sc) degree in Information and Media Technologies program at the Hamburg Technical University (TUHH), Hamburg.  
    I am working on ESA Earth Observation projects since Jan 2009 and I have a valid work permit for Germany. I have more than four years of prior work experience, as a software engineer, with IEA Data Processing and Research Center, (Hamburg), with Cisco Offshore Development Center (CODC- HCL Technologies, India), and as Software Quality Assurance (QA) engineer at D.E.Shaw India Software Private Ltd. (India). During this period, I have been exposed to C, Java programming – Core and Web based and also completed Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification. My areas of interests include Java/J2EE programming, Web based development, XML programming and Test Automation.

    Educational Qualification
    Oct 2006 – Nov 2008 :    
    Master of Science in Information and Media Technologies,
    Technical University of Hamburg–Harburg (TUHH), Hamburg, Germany
    Grade: 1.3 (on a scale of 5, with 1 being the best)

    Aug 2000 – May 2004 :
    Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronics
    PSG college of Technology, Coimbatore, India
    Grade: 9.74 (on a scale of 10, with 10 being the best)

    Work Experience
    Jan 2009 – present :
    Software and System Engineer
    Werum Software & Systems AG, Lüneburg, Germany.
    Keywords: Linux, Windows, Shell scripting, Java, XML, Eclipse IDE, JIRA, VMware, Build tools (Make/Ant), DOORS, Enterprise Architect, UML, European Space Agency, Envisat, Swarm, Sentinel missions

    Mar 2007 – Nov 2008    :
    Software Test Engineer – Part time
    IEA Data Processing & Research Center, Hamburg, Germany.
    Keywords: Windows, VB, C#, Excel Macros

    Apr 2006 – July 2006 :
    Quality Assurance Engineer
    D. E. Shaw India Software (DESIS) Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad, India.
    Keywords: Windows, Java, Excel Macros

    May 2004 – Mar 2006    :
    Software Programmer
    Cisco Offshore Development Center
    HCL Technologies, Chennai, India.
    Keywords: C, ClearCase, DDTS, GCC compiler, GDB debugger

    Jan 2009 – present    :
    European Space Agency (ESA) Earth Observation Projects
    Firm: Werum Software & Systems AG
    Description: Werum develops products and solutions for processing data received from Earth Observation (EO) satellites. I am currently working as a Java developer and am responsible for the development of various software components, which is in charge of scientific data acquisition, processing, storage and distribution to the user community.  

    Mar 2007 – Nov 2008 :
    IEA conducted studies like TIMSS, PIRLS etc.
    Firm: International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) Data Processing & Research Center (DPC)
    Description: IEA DPC products provide international benchmarks to identify the comparative strength and weaknesses of educational systems of several countries.  I was employed as a part-time software test engineer and was responsible for developing and testing of C# applications that perform the analysis of survey data.  

    Apr 2006 – July 2006 :
    Software projects for financial domain
    Firm: D. E. Shaw India Software (DESIS) Pvt. Ltd
    Description: As a technology development firm, D.E.Shaw’s activities include deployment of investment strategies based on either mathematical models or human expertise. I worked as software test engineer for the Quality Assurance (QA) team and tested a variety of products, including real-time trading systems, complex financial systems.

    May 2004 – Mar 2006 :
    Cisco Sustenance Projects
    Firm: Cisco Offshore Development Center (CODC)
    Description: As member technical staff, my responsibility is to provide support for Cisco Internetworking Operating System (IOS) for mid-range series of routers (c26xx, c36xx, c37xx, c2800, c3800) by adding features to the IOS which is implemented in C language

    Academic Project Works
    May 2008 – Oct 2008 :
    Title: Customization of Eclipse IDE to support Domain Specific Languages (DSLs)
    Description: This Master thesis aims at embedding a DSL in Java. Use of powerful and mature IDE like Eclipse, make creation, usage and maintenance of DSLs easier as the Java editor provide features like auto-complete, debugging etc. Java Persistence Query Language (JPQL) is embedded in Java as an internal DSL to make the syntactic and semantic meaning of the query transparent to the programming language (similar to LINQ for .NET languages like C#, VB). I had co-authored a technical article “Rethinking the Architecture of O/R Mapping for EMF in terms of LINQ”
    Jan 2008 – Mar 2008    :
    Title: Analysis of Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
    Description: This project work aims at understanding the security aspects of different types of VPNs, concentrating more on IPSec VPN. Flaws in the implementation of IPSec VPNs are analyzed using network security tools.    

    Oct 2007 – Jan 2008    :
    Title: Wireless Sensor Network Visualizer
    Description: The problem of visualization in general can be addressed as the problem of representation of the technical "raw" data in the form, easy apprehensible and understandable for every user. A visualization system is developed to represent the collected data in interactive web pages using JavaScript, JEE technologies and MySQL.

    Technical Skills
    Programming:     C, Java, JEE, HTML, XML, XQuery, XSLT, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, UNIX shell scripting, UML
    Database:        MS Access, MySQL
    Tools/Packages:    LabVIEW, GCC, GDB, Version Control Systems (ClearCase, CVS), Eclipse, JBoss, Tomcat, Latex, MS Office, Make/Ant
    Protocols:     TCP/IP Protocol Stack
    Certification:    Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) [March ‘05]


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