Gearoid O'Connor

Software Engineer // Developer // Designer

About Myself


I am a software engineer with experience in large scale web applications, automation, networking, and scripting. I thrive on projects that challenge what I know and which encourage me to master what I don't. I have recently been awarded a first class honors MSc in Software Engineering from UCD. I am an advocate for agile software development practices and have developed and deployed many enterprise applications.

Experience


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NUI Galway Computer Science

I completed a four year bachelors degree in Computer Science. Elements of the course included Software Engineering, Distributed Systems, Networks and Communications, Data Mining, Machine Learning and Real Time Systems.

2010-2014
College

Big Idea Enterprise Competition Runner-up

Our team placed second in NUI Galway Big Idea enterprise competition receiving €5000 investment. We developed an idea to allow cafes and restaurants give loyalty points to their customers through a mobile app using QR codes. This would replace plastic and paper loyalty cards for the customers.

April 2014
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Software Developer with M&M Qualtech

I designed an application, which ensured the correct appliance of labels onto medical devices.

May 2013 - September 2014
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UCD Masters Software Engineering

I completed a one year Masters in Software Engineering. There was a large emphasis placed on the development of flexible and maintainable code. The program has given me an in depth knowledge of virtualization, cloud deployment, web services along with software processes such as Test driven development.

Sept 2014 - Sept 2015
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Integration Engineer with Ericsson

I worked on the development of a log analysis tool for the Multi Service Proxy system. The tool was developed in Python. The tool allows the support team locate errors on the visualized nodes more effectively.

May 2015 - Current
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Blog


Reinventing: Youtube History Page

March 3, 2016 — 20:11

Reinventing: Online Reviews

October 27, 2015 — 18:11

The City of Galway

October 26, 2015 — 16:51


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Contact Details



gearoidmoc@gmail.com

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