- Educated in bibliography, cataloging, indexing, searching and other things related to Information Science
- Very good command of English
- Basic familiarity with the following subjects: C, C++, QT, QT Creator, QT Designer, Glade, Maemo, Android, Linux, Subversion, Java, Java Server Pages. Java EE, Swift, Markdown, Git
- Familiar with most computer platforms and major programs
- Experience in documentation, translation, testing, customer service
Filter work history
|2015||Working at Innowise.|
|2012-2015||Working at TimerGPS.
During this time I worked on TimerGO, a web based stable management software meant for horse racing professionals and enthusiasts covering various diverse aspects relating to horse racing. This service enhances the use of the main product, the TimerGPS device.
|2008-2010||Worked at Plainplay. I was working with web related technologies, such as AJAX, LAMP, SQL, PHP,
consultant, helping others with - but not limited to - documentation, localisation, project
planning, versioning (Subversion), not to mention mentoring other people on these subjects.
This consultation work became known as Dooranet, a web based financial management software meant for small and mid sized businesses, now owned by Eebu. No longer available (2022)?
|2006||Various freelance translations for the University of Oulu, department of Finnish, Information Studies and Logopedics.|
|2001||Checked the English of a report for the Information Science department.
Summer job at the Kontinkangas Hospital. Junior clerk responsible for secreterial work, inventory, and library (including cataloging donated (non-medical) books).
|2000||Summer job at the Kontinkangas Hospital. Junior clerk responsible for major recataloging and maintenance of medical library books and the accompanying list of the aforementioned books at the local library (records in cards, computer database, printed catalog).|
|1999||Summer job at the Kontinkangas Hospital for the Elderly. Junior clerk responsible for secreterial
work, inventory, and library.
Checking the English of a doctoral thesis.
|1996||Three months at the Oulu University's Research Services Unit. Duties included, in addition to the basic office work, communicating with the EU, translating texts from English to Finnish and vice versa.|
|1988-1990||In Posio, working six months each (totalling 24 months) in...
|1987-1988||School assistant for six months|
|1986||Working for six months at the Tourist Information in Posio.|
|2001||Master of Arts, majoring in English philology, minoring in Information Science and History of Ideas|
|2020||Cloud Service course by Opiframe. The course covers the Azure cloud services. Training at Finpeda.|
|2018||Buutti React Developer course.|
|2017-2018||iOS developer course by Opiframe.|
|2016-2017||Studying at OSAO, subject being E-Commerce Specialist. The course covered the following three areas: customer service, e-commerce, and producing content for web shops and maintaining them. Work training at Digizer.|
|2015||Currently at the follow up course to the LAMP course mentioned below, this time subject matter being
Java server, with Java EE more in depth.
Participating in a short PERL course.
|2014||Participating in an advanced LAMP oriented course taught by OAMK.|
|2011||Attending a QT programming course by PSK Service. The subjects cover the following: C, C++, Linux, QML, QT, QT Creator, QT Designer, Android, Java, Scrum, JUnit testing. Course related training at TimerGPS.|
|2006-2007||Completing the first half of the Mobile programming in Linux course, with emphasis on Maemo and Gtk. Training took place at Plainplay in relation to the said course.|
|2005-2006||Participated in a course aimed for the Humanities graduates. Work training took place at the University of Oulu, department of Finnish, Information Studies and Logopedics helping with the translation related tasks (texts, articles, etc.).|
|2003-2005||Attended the TestX course, which dealt with the issues of testing and programming during a period of
six months. Training at Flextronics, working with intranet tools. The work included updating, fixing
and maintaining current web based intranet tools, plus developing new tools, such as:
|2002-2003||Completed the latter half of the Web Pro programming course. Training took place at Oulusoft where I mainly remade a course feedback system using PHP and Access for report database based on that course feedback. Other work included documentation, translation, using Norton Ghost for making images and in installing clean images to computers, plus helping in various Web related things.|
|2002||Completed the first half of the Web Pro programming course, which featured studying how to use basic office programs, hardware, Visual Basic programming, and databases. Participated in the second half of the same course, where subjects included Java programming, Java Server Pages, and databases (SQL).|
HOBBIES AND OTHER INFORMATION
- Driver's licence: ABC (licence to drive lorries and small buses)
- Computers and programming, astronomy, geology, history, reading (mainly English literature...non-fiction in addition to both science fiction and fantasy), role playing games
- Inter-rail 1987 (The 45th World Science Fiction Convention in Brighton, England)
- Inter-rail 1990 (The 48th World Science Fiction Convention in the Hague, The Netherlands)
- Scotland 1995 (The 53rd World Science Fiction Convention in Glasgow, Scotland)