Expert knowledge and over seven years of experience in object-oriented programming and agile development utilizing C++, Java, Python, Visual Basic, Objective-C, C#, MySQL, shell scripting, and web programming Software engineering and computer vision expertise, with numerous peer-reviewed published outcomes. Specialties include object-oriented design, algorithms, image processing and computer vision, and 3D modeling Expert-level experience in major development platforms including .NET, MATLAB, Linux/UNIX, Eclipse, and Cocoa Strong written and verbal skills, with proven track record in university teaching and scholarly publications
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I'm a graduate in English, and am pursuing my post graduation in Computational Linguistics. I have some experience writing fiction, academic papers and articles both of general and specific interest. I also have a couple of years experience setting up and administrating the networks and systems (largely unix-based) for local SMBs. I have also deployed web-applications based on various frameworks (rails, node.js, php) onto both local servers as well as vps'. (https://github.com/CartoDB/cartodb is a complex, rails-based application that I have deployed and maintained an installation of for a local ngo, for example) I have some experience maintaining a LNMP stack, and a personal mail server that I use myself on a daily basis. I also have a very basic familiarity with languages like Python and Ruby.
I am highly proficient in content writing to provide a client with utmost satisfaction through quality work. I am seeking competitive and challenging work opportunities to enhance my professional skills as well as gain good remuneration. I am able to deliver orders above the set targets and before stipulated timelines while ensuring the highest level of quality work.
I have served as a health, nutrition, and fitness expert for over a decade, providing industry research, marketing deliverables, and professional advice across all platforms. My long tenure as a writing, copy writing and editing, and social media products and service consultant has established me as a specialist in the field and enabled me to serve as a source of reliable and professional research and industry-specific collateral for the health, nutrition, and fitness industry – individuals and corporations. I currently provide professional contributions and informative, technical content to the health and fitness industry (articles, reviews, blogs and web content, marketing collateral, newsletters, press releases); back end copy writing, editing, and proofreading services to health and fitness industry publications and health professionals; and social media contributions.
I have 6 years of experience in technical writing and content editing, including preparation of test plans, test reports, presentations, and technical information memorandums. For over 12 years I have been conducting engineering analysis and research using MATLAB and am proficient at writing MATLAB code for various projects. I also have operational experience coding in Visual Basic and have developed VB applications for industry. I have an excellent command of American English grammar, spelling, and vocabulary and can rapidly prepare written works.
I hold a Doctorate in the field of Astronomy and Astrophysics. Throughout my graduate studies, I developed skills such as data management and statistical modeling and analysis of large data sets, physics and astrophysics, spectroscopy, teaching, laboratory work, project management and leadership, scientific research, critical thinking, problem solving, and advanced writing, as well as the application of Windows- and Linux-based computer software packages and programming languages. I was previously a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Toledo and the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, where I developed these skills. Further skills that I have acquired during my post-doctoral experiences include class preparation and teaching in a number of areas of physics and mathematics, thus increasing my communication skills. Throughout both my doctoral and post-doctoral work, I have been afforded the opportunity of attending a number of academic conferences and presenting my results. In doing so, I have developed my skills at communication and preparing and delivering scientific talks and lectures. As well as a Doctorate in Astronomy and Astrophysics, I hold both a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Theoretical Physics and Pure Mathematics. Throughout my degree work, I acquired a deep knowledge and understanding of a large numbers of areas in the fields of physics, statistics, and mathematics.
If you are in need of a competent, erudite, and multi-talented content writer or editor with an extensive scientific background, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s why: - I have over five years experience as a research assistant: my duties often involved laboratory and field work, primary source literature reviews, and multivariate statistical analyses. - I have years of academic writing experience, and I’m currently completing my first manuscript for submission to a peer-reviewed journal. - I have written many scientific abstracts and presentations for academic conferences in the biological sciences. - My GRE Analytical Writing and Verbal Reasoning Scores are 4.5 (80th Percentile) and 160 (84th Percentile), respectively. I can deliver engaging, thought-provoking, and well-researched content efficiently and affordably. To create truly original content one has to flexibly blend the innovative with the conventional - that is my key strength.
I have over 30 years experience in business at all levels including Board level and business owner and can bring that to bear on many different types of projects to assist other businesses. I have a proven track record in designing, implementing and troubleshooting electrical, telecommunications and IT systems from small office networks to large national networks. Over the years I have written computer programmes in Basic, Fortran, Algol, Pascal, APL and Forth and have developed websites using Wordpress and Drupal. I have developed and delivered several internationally recognised training programmes and have presented at international conferences. I have written business plans for SMEs and divisions within PLCS. I have authored numerous technical articles and often deliver webinars. I am primarily interested in taking on short duration projects which enable me to use my experience to help small businesses and which also help me to keep my own business and technical skills honed.
Qualified veterinarian with experience writing veterinary orientated content and developing open-access learning resources as well as spanish-english translation skills. Excellent level of written and spoken English, with a high level of attention to detail and careful approach to work.