- County Donegal, IE
- £40 /hr
- Available now
Engineering, Architecture, Programming, TEACHING(various subjects); Authoring & Proof-reading & QA
A British Computer Scientist and Systems Engineer (fully qualified ) - hailing from a STRONG R&D background , now early retired due to various personalmore...Background
A British Computer Scientist and Systems Engineer (fully qualified ) - hailing from a STRONG R&D background , now early retired due to various personal reasons and life path changes;
20-25 years Corporate /Consumer Electronics based Engineering and Enterprise I.T(Government/Public projects).
Was head-hunted 4 times by Microsoft, over a 20 years period(in the 90s and early 21st century) - to work on their:
1) IP v6 network research lab in Cambridge, U.K
2) Visual C++ tools team(based in Reading , Berkshire, UK)
3) Specialist advanced research group- in a specialist engineering area(cannot reveal what it was, as I cannot remember what it was my self!)
4) Microsoft, Ireland.
Diversely talented, and vastly experienced British technical consultant, engineer, architect and mentor- from the corporate electronics world(Sony, Yamaha, Honda, Thales, Fujitsu, Tyco, Ericsson , U.k Government projects(large scale) etc etc).
I teach C++ and specialise in systems and hardware/software that utilise it's power.
If you wish to have a voice call and discuss your projects and my service offerings, let's have a chat,
PLEASE read through my C.V and communicate with me.. - in order to understand my background, interests, and services on offer.
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** An Architect, Designer and Mentor on Object Oriented Design, UML, Business and Systems Analysis, Business Process Flow definition etc ; mainly on technical and engineering projects; utilising UML, Flow charts and professional tools such as IBM Rational Rose, Rational Software Architect, Microsoft Visio, and so on.
Microsoft (C++) Specialist ( + EXCELLENT Embedded Linux + high-profile consumer electronics background( most of it is outside the scope of small freelance jobs posted on here) ).
HIGH-PERFORMANCE multi-threaded(pthreads on Linux or MS Windows based), and where needed, multi-process, asynchronous, multi-socket(for TCP/IP comms). low-level software architectures; and implementation(using C++)
-- Raspberry Pi programming (Pi Models 1 and 2) and low-level electronics oriented C/C++ programming.
*** ANSI C++, MS VIsual C++(v2.x.- VC2010) encompassing MFC, COM, WIn32 API, OOA/D, UML IBM Rational Rose, Modelling, Consultancy, RS232/485, TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP; Radio Base Stations, LTE, GSM, GPRS (all using C++);
** QT/C++; Consumer Electronics, Embedded Linux, 8086 Assembly & (Windows) Kernel-level programming, (+ Pascal, C, MS-DOS etc)
Databases: MySQL/SQL Server
** PHP(user space coding); and... PHP Extensions(in C++) for low-level, high-performance plug-ins that supplement PHp's existing funcitonality.
N-tier and complex WAN based architectures.
Lets chat first, to establish and clarify your requirements, so that I can offer a better service and estimate time, effort and cost.
Design, programming(related), mentoring, consultancy, QA, architecture. and mentoring of whole teams on various technical matters.
PLEASE ensure you read through my Professional Resume and familiarize your self with my extensive and respected background, BEFORE you choose to hire me or even communicate with me.
I offer you EXTREMELY reliable and INSTANT communications/replies, and sincere passion, hard work(where needed),
Am used to working in large R&D centres of the most prestigious companies but currently offering my services to suitable clients on this space.
Companies and SECTORS I have worked for - full-time, on-site, include:
1) British Telecom - landline telecomms hardware- Belfast, N./Ierland, U.K
2) Ericsson RBS - Stockholm, Sweden.
3) Yamaha Professional Audio R&D - musical instruments/synthesizers(Motif series), channel mixers( DM2000 series), Soft Synths
4) Honda + Teradyne Diagnostics - Autmotive, OBD - Manchester, U.K
5) ICL/Fujitsu IT - U.K Govt WAN project - Feltham, Middlesex.
6) Tyco - CCTV & Security, Image processing of real-time streaming-in videos(people detection, counting, and all kinds of other public monitoring/security) > I worked extensively and very closely- with R&D Engineers from Sony Japan, Sanyo, Panasonic etc (all in the context of IP cameras, CCTV, JPEG /MPEG4 based live video streaming, camera control etc).
7) Barco (Advanced naval/military and consumer DISPLAY Units) - ( Kortrijk, Belgium.)
Day-job C.V/Resume is attached to this profile's "portfolio" section. Thank you.
Engineer, Technical Architect, Teacher/Trainer ; Technical Project Management; Scientific/Engineering Proof Reading
This was excellent work, accomplished easily and without hassle; and some interesting conversations! I would recommend his work with pleasure.
great work on a complex project
Excellent progress once again
The did excellent
Very happy with the results. Very professional with a wealth of experience.
Grateful to be of service to some one of your background.. Thank you.
Nivison is continuing to amaze me with awesome job !
Nivison has done an amazing job ! His great communication sense and rapidity made the whole process work smoothly ! Thank you , thumbs up !
Excellent Job. Highly recommend.
A lovely human to work with; Very positive, flexible and and fair-minded. Impressed with his approach to remote working too. Thank you .
More progess in a week then any other developer I've worked with. Exteremely productive
I work with him again because he is very professional and very quick. He always deliver on time and much more than expected. I will recommend him for everyone need to to have the job done.
NVision is very professional software engineer, I am very glade to work with him in this project.
Brilliant human to work with. Thank you!
Nice job - thanks!
Done exactly what in wanted in super quick time! very happy :)