Resume

EDUCATION

  • 2007 - 2010 : PhD, Applied Mathematics Department, Loughborough University, UK
  • 2003 - 2005 : Post Universitary Studies (MSc) in Informatics, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at the West University of Timisoara, Department of Computer Science
  • 2001 - 2003 : Master (MSc) - Post universitary studies, Physics Faculty at the West University of Timisoara, Theoretical and Computational Physics Department
  • 1997 - 2001 : Physics Faculty, West University of Timisoara, specialized in Physics, in 2001 – License in Physics (BSc)
  • 1993 - 1997 : Theoretical High-School of Mathematics and Physics, Viseu de Sus, Maramures, Romania

PROFESIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 2016 - Present : Software Engineer, Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin, Germany
  • 2015 - 2016 : Web Developer - Independent Consultant
  • 2012 - 2015 : Research Software Developer, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Hamburg, Germany
  • 2009 - 2012 : Researcher, Forschungzentrum Juelich, Germany
  • 2006 - 2014 : Founder, Technical Manager, SC Van Solutions SRL, Romania (IT Solutions - web development and network services)
  • 2007 - 2009 : Freelancer System Administrator and Web Developer
  • 2006 - 2007 : Part Time Web Developer, SC VanSolutions SRL, Maramures, Romania
  • 2005 - 2008 : Young Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany
  • 2002 - 2005 : Freelancer System Administrator and Web Developer

COMPUTER SKILLS SUMMARY

  • Software Engineering Management: Git, Mercurial, Subversion, CVS
  • Software Development: Unix C Programming, Perl, Python, Fortran, Shells Scripting, Visual Basic
  • Web Development: Flask, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, LESS, Bootstrap, MeteorJS, API Blueprint, Apiary, Swagger
  • Operating Systems: (Free|Net|Open)BSD, CentOS, Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, Windows 2003/2008/7/8/10
  • System and Network Administration: TCP/IP, Apache, NGINX, SSL, VPN, BIND, Samba, (VS|Pure)FTPd, DHCP, NFS, NIS, Postfix|Sendmail, IP firewalls
  • Monitoring Tools: Nagios, Zabbix, Zenoss, Cacti, Munin, Monit
  • Database Programming: PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQLite, Perl/DBI
  • NoSQL: Redis, MongoDB
  • Technical Writing: TeX/LaTeX, reStructuredText
  • Virtualization Solutions: Vmware ESXi, XEN, KVM, OpenVZ, LXC, Docker, Vagrant
  • Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery: Ansible, TeamCity, Jenkins, GitLab CI
  • Mathematical Programs: Matlab, Mathematica, Maple, Paraview, VTK, OpenDX, MayaVi, OpenGL
  • Numerical libraries: GNU Scientific Library, LAPACK, BLAS, NAG, NumPy, SciPy, Pandas
  • Data Visualisation: Tableau, Bokeh, Seaborn, matplotlib, Highcharts
  • GUI Frameworks/Toolkits: Qt, Tk
  • Molecular Dynamics: CHARMM, NAMD, Gromacs
  • Others: MS-Office

EXTRA ACTIVITIES

  • Since 2002, I am member of Romanian Cactus Team (Cactus is an Open Source problem solving environment designed for scientists and engineers: www.cactuscode.org)

SPECIALTIES/EXPERIENCE/INTERESTS:

  • Scientific Computing: Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Methods
  • Numerical Analysis, Data Analysis, Data Mining, Data Visualization, Scientific Visualization
  • Web Development: Backend and Frontend Technologies
  • Design and Implementation of Operating Systems
  • Parallel and Distributed Computing, Computing Clusters
  • Monte Carlo and Molecular Dynamics Simulations in Physics, Biophysics, (Bio)molecular Simulations

PROJECTS

  • Order and Chaos in Physical Systems.- BSc Thesis
  • Using computer in Physics. Visual Basic aplications – MSc Thesis in Physics
  • Parallel Methods for Solving Partial Differential Equations – MSc Thesis in Informatics
  • Pattern Formation in Thin Films of Nanoparticle Suspensions - work to Max Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany and continued to Applied Math Department, Loughborough University, UK

REFERENCES

  • Available upon request

... a pdf version of my CV is available upon request