Dublin, Ireland

Age: 30

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I organise the Clojure Ireland user group.

Things I've done in the past:

  • Worked in telecommunications, specifically, SMS messaging, anti-spam/fraud and billing services for mobile network operators
  • Worked in embedded systems for consumer electronics products and stage lighting
  • Worked in web development in Python (Django)
  • Ran a startup in advanced behavioural analytics
  • Ran a startup in portfolio management and investor reporting.
  • Was on the PyCon Ireland organization committee in 2013

Things I know:

  • My primary programming languages: Clojure and Clojurescript
  • Clojure libraries I've used a lot: Reagent, Om, Sente, Kioo, clj-rethinkdb, component, bidi, yada
  • Databases I use: RethinkDB (in the past also OrientDB and Postgres)
  • Other languages I know well: Python, C++, C, Java, PIC24 Assembly
  • Libraries I know well: Qt (both QWidgets and QtQuick/QML), DimpleJS, SDL 1.2

My Interests:

  • Programming languages (use, design, implementation)
  • Functional, dataflow and multicore programming
  • Machine learning and analytics
  • Operating Systems, virtual machines and compilers
  • Embedded systems and electronics
  • MIDI and Audio programming
  • Data Visualisation
  • Game Development
  • ...