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    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:07-05-2012
     Last Modified:14-05-2012 (08:13)
    Job information
     Current job:Young Graduate Trainee at ESRIN
     Employment Term:Temp/Contract
     Job location:Own country
     Date available:>3months
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Consulting/Engineering Services
     Keywordsinnovation, research, versatile,

    Work experience


    Dates (from – to)


    From October 2010 to today.

    Name and address of employer


    ESA-ESRIN- European Space Agency

    Type of business or sector


    Space Research, EOP-GSR Section

    (Earth Observation Program, Ground Segment Technology and Research)

    Occupation or position held


    YGT, Young Graduate Trainee

    Main activities and responsibilities


    Research and software design to facilitate data access


    -Web Services

    -Content Based Information Retrieval




    Work experience


    Dates (from – to)


    From December 2009 to September 2010

    Name and address of employer


    Consorzio S.I.R.I.O., viale Regione Siciliana 7275 Palermo

    Type of business or sector



    Occupation or position held




    ·         Main activities and responsibilities












    Work experience


    Dates (from-to)

    Name and address of employer


    Type of business or sector


    Occupation or position held


    Main activities and responsibilities



    Applications and distributed algorithms

    Security in computer networks

    Programmable Logic Devices

    Theory and Techniques of Speech Processing

    Processing and compression of multimedia data

    Technical Vision

    Autonomous Agents and Cognitive

    Learning Agents in

    Data Mining and Data Warehousing

    System Programming

    Semantic Web

    Rational agent




    From February 2010 to May 2010

    Ministero dell’Istruzione, dell’Università e della Ricerca

    Istituto comprensivo “G.Paolo II”, via Verdi 32 93010 Milena




    Expert Engineer


    Project English e technology- “How to bring adults to children using new technologies”

    ·         Information Technology

    ·         Web Use

    ·         E-mail Use

    ·         Social Network Use





    Work experience



    Dates (from – to)


    From August 2006 to February 2008

    Name and address of employer


    Linkem Services, viale Regione Siciliana 7275, Palermo

    Type of business or sector



    Occupation or position held


    Technical officer - 2° level installations.

    Main activities and responsibilities


    Monitoring and management of networks;

    Interventions on networking equipment;

    Management callcenter Linkem (Hardware and software maintenance -Livecare);

    Management of inefficiency of hotspots Linkem (technology 802.11);

    Management of inefficiency of the Public Administration Linkem (technology HIPERLAN).




    Education and training


    • Dates (from – to)


    October 2011

    • Name and type of organisation providing education and training



    SESPA- Palermo


                 Title of qualification awarded         State professional qualifying examination in engineering (Senior Engineer)


    • Dates (from – to)


    From 2006 to 2010

    • Name and type of organisation providing education and training


    Universityof Palermo

    • Principal subjects/occupational

    skills covered


    Computer Advanced Architectures

    Human Resource Management

    Human Computer Interaction and usability

    Mobile Networks

    Theory and techniques of image processing

    Digital Signal Processing

    Transport Intelligent Systems

    Computer Graphics

    Computer Science History

    Operations Research

    Information processing systems

    Artificial Intelligence


    • Title of qualification awarded





    • Date



    • Title


    Degree (2nd Level) in Computer Engineering for Intelligent System. Final Result:103/110.Thesis in Robotics-Title: “Design Methodologies applied to Robotics: an application of humanoid robots”





    AMT, 2010 International Conferences on Active Media Technology (AMT 2010 )Toronto, Agosto 2010.


    “An approach for the design of self-conscious Agent for Robotics"




    • Dates (from – to)


    October 2006

    • Name and type of organisation providing education and training


    SESPA- Palermo


    •Title of qualification awarded  




    October 2008

    SESPA - Palermo



    State professional qualifying examination in engineering (Iunior Engineer)


    • Dates (from – to)


    From 2002 to 2006

    • Name and type of organisation providing education and training


    Universityof Palermo

    • Principal subjects/occupational

    skills covered



    General Physics

    Fundamentals of Computer

    Logical networks

    Statistics and Probability

    Business Economics




    Operating systems


    Electrical Communications


    Automatic Control


    Computer Networks

    Image processing


    Electronic computers

    Software Engineering

    Business organization

    Information systems

    Operations research

    Safety and certification of software systems

    Computer equipment project and management

    Wireless networks


    • Title of qualification awarded


    Degree (1st Level) in Computer Engineering. Final Result:103/110.Thesis in Image Processing. Title:“Representation and Classification of digital video sequences”- Implementation of the Eigen Analysis algorithm in  Matlab environment.




    • Dates (from – to)


    From 1997 to 2002

    • Name and type of organisation providing education and training


    High School certificate Liceo Socio-psico-pedagogico  “A. Manzoni”- Caltanissetta.

    Final result:100/100.


    Personal skills

    and competences




    Mother tongue




    Other languages





    Reading skills



    Writing skills



    Verbal skills









    Reading skills



    Writing skills



    Verbal skills




    Social skills

    and competences





    - team spirit: sports: football, volunteer;

    - good ability to adapt to different environments, gained through my different experiences;

    - good communication skills gained through my experience as political, and hobbies;

    I have done voluntary work at the Proloco Milena, producing a CD entitled: "Milena: the land of villages”.


    Organisational skills

    and competences





    - leadership: production manager in IG STUDENTS project;

    - sense of organization (experience in logistics);

    - good experience in project and team management: team exams, team works.


    Technical skills

    and competences





    I possess good experiences with the following devices:

    computers, scanners, printers, routers, switches, bridges, hiperlan and wireless devices (e.g.Cisco 1500, Alvarion, OAG server  Service Factory.)



    Computer skills

    and competences





    Good command of Microsoft Office tools :Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Visio, Publisher; Project, Outlook; Internet.


    ECDL:(European Computer Driving License) – CL- June 2002 .

    -Good experience in image processing, digital restoration.

    Programming languages and software environments: Java, C++, Matlab, HTML, PHP, SQL,UML, Python, Rationale Rose, Open-R (experience with AIBO Sony and Nao Aldebaran Robotics), Erdas Apollo, QuantumGis, Lucene index retrieval.







    Artistic skills

    and competences










    Managerial, creative spirit, stimulating group activities. I was responsible for coordinating the publication of a poem "Souls in Flight" published on 29.12.2004 and the corresponding DVD.


    Other skills

    and competences





    I possess excellent problem solving skills.



    Driving licence(s)


    Additional information





    Category B



    I certify that I participate to the following events:


    ·         "Bioethics and Bioengineering: Challenges of the third millennium" (Agrigento, November 2003);

    ·         "Digital Technologies and Artificial Intelligence at the service of disabled people" (Palermo, February 2004);

    ·         "Scientific Method in Mobile Robotics" (Palermo, November 2004);

    ·         "Software Metrics" (Palermo, May 2005- Prof. Cavalarica G. Manager of Rational SWG, IBM);

    ·         Visit SISPI and C.U.C (Palermo, May 2005);

    ·         "Artificial Consciousness (Agrigento, November 2005);

    ·         Seminars IBM Scholar Program-Course of advanced architecture computers, (Academic Year 2006/2007);

    ·         Real-Wine 2008 First Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks for Real Life Applications (Palermo, May 2008);

    ·         "Advanced Robotics-Artificial Consciousness" by Igor Aleksander (Emeritus Professor, Imperial College of Science, Tech. And Medicine, London, UK- Palermo, December 2009);

    ·         "Cognitive robots should be language sensitive, distributed and social" by Tony Belpaeme dell'Università di Plymouth, UK (Palermo, maggio 2010);

    ·         "Anisotropic Triangulations and Image Processing" by  Laurent Demaret dell'Istituto di Biomatematica e Biometria del National Research Center for Environmental Health di Monaco. (Palermo, maggio 2010);

    ·         “Brain-Mind Machinery” by Gee-Wah Ng del National University of Singapore & DSO National Laboratories Singapore.(Palermo, settembre 2010);

    ·         “Environmental monitoring via satellite” by UNCEM (Unione Nazionale Comuni e Comunita’ Montane) and ESA (European Space Agency) (ESRIN Frascati (RM), October 2010);

    ·         “Resources for your EO research, application or service” by ESA (ESRIN Frascati (RM), October 2010);

    ·         “Technology for Earth Observation Support” by TELEIOS and ESA (ESRIN Frascati (RM), October 2010);

    ·         “International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Ontology Development”  by Insticc Valencia (October 2010);

    ·         “Vega Launch Event” (ESA-ESRIN Frascati February 2012)

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