I am a capable programmer in multiple languages including C, C++, PHP, bash, Maple, MatLab and MySQL. I have also created multiple websites by using WYSIWYG editors such as Dreamweaver or Fireworks and also manually by editing HTML, PHP and CSS. I am competent in the use of a variety of different Operating Systems including Windows (XP and 7), Linux (Ubuntu Desktop, Server and embedded systems) and Mac OS X. I also enjoy repairing computer hardware as well as setting up SoHo computer networks.
I have experience in a Laboratory working environment and used to keeping an accurate log book. I am competent in the use of oscilloscopes, voltmeters, electronic circuit analysis and I am also a proficient solderer. Additionally I have experience in PCB design and soldering intricate SMD components.
My approach to engineering is very practical, I enjoying problem solving with immediate physical solutions. This approach has lead me to quite often fix problems in a fast and effective manner, whilst allowing time to develop more permanent solutions without impacting on essential operational demands.