About me

I am a 21 year old software developer from Waterford, Ireland. I am currently A student in Waterford Institute of Technology studying Applied Computing. I am in my final year and can't wait to get to work. I have done an internship in nearForm, where I worked with node.js, and microservices architectures. I also love gaming and often spend my evenings playing games like Fallout 4, Skyrim or GTAV, or hacking away on whatever takes my fancy.


Interests:

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Technical skills overview:

  • Experienced with the following Programming Languages (ordered by familarilty):
    • Javascript, Java, C++, C, Ruby, Python.
  • Cross platform native app development using the electron framework.
  • Docker.
  • Full-stack development with the MEAN stack.
  • Realtime video sync.
  • Git Source Control Management.
  • Maths.
    • Studied Discrete Maths, Statistics & probability and Calculus.
  • Web Development experienced using the following.
    • Node.js, Jekyll, Rails, Html, JS & CSS
  • Game development using Unity.
  • Database design & administration. (using both SQL and NoSQL)
  • Studied Cryptography and Security Essentials.

Experience:

Education:

Glen Keane

About me:

I am a 21 year old software developer from Waterford, Ireland. I am currently A student in Waterford Institute of Technology studying Applied Computing. I am in my final year and can't wait to get to work. I have done an internship in nearForm, where I worked with node.js, and microservices architectures. I also love gaming and often spend my evenings playing games like Fallout 4, Skyrim or GTAV, or hacking away on whatever takes my fancy.


My ramblings

January 6, 2016 | My final year project first semester material is available!
November 17, 2015 | Realtime Browser Communications - Why WebRTC is not the choice for me.
November 12, 2015 | Realtime Browser Communications - Why use WebSockets?
November 6, 2015 | Deciding on frontend tools for my final year project.
October 28, 2015 | Working at nearform: My experience as a software developer intern.

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My handle is thekemkid if you want to look for me.