Jeremy J. Geras

775 Lily Ave.
Victoria, BC V8X 3R7

ph: (250) 888-8358
e-mail: jgeras@engr.uvic.ca


Education
University of Victoria - 1998 to present - Victoria, BC
Enrolled in B. Eng. Computer Engineering – Software Engineering Specialization - Academic term 4A, 5 work terms completed
Birtle Collegiate Institute - 1992 to 1998 - Birtle, MB
Graduated with an honours diploma. Highest average in the graduating class.

Work Experience

NewHeights Software Corporation
Junior Software Developer

Work Term #5
January to April 2002, Victoria, BC

Microsoft Corporation/NCompass Labs Inc.
Junior Software Developer, Content Management Server group

Work Term #4
May to August 2001, Vancouver, BC

NCompass Labs Inc.
Junior Software Developer

Work Term #3
September to December 2000, Vancouver, BC

NCompass Labs Inc.
Quality Assurance Engineer/Intern

Work Term #2
January to April 2000, Vancouver, BC

Westech Information Systems Inc.
Co-op Student, Programmer, Web Developer

Work Term #1
May to August 1999, Vancouver, BC

Other Work Experience

Computer Experience
Languages: UML, C++ (COM, ATL, STL), Visual BASIC, Java, VBScript, JavaScript, Active Server Pages, HTML, XML
Software: Development: Microsoft Visual Studio.NET and 6.0 (C#, VB.NET, C++, J++, InterDev), InstallShield Professional and InstallShield for Windows Installer, MS FrontPage, MS XML API, MS ADO API, MS Word API, GNU debugger (gdb)
OS: Windows XP/2000/NT/98/95/3.1, DOS, Macintosh, UNIX (Solaris)
Server: SQL Server 7.0 and 2000, Site Server 3.0, Microsoft Content Management Server, Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server, Microsoft Exchange Web Store
Testing: Microsoft Web Application Stress Tool, JUnit (unit testing framework)
General: Microsoft Office, Internet software including FTP and web clients and servers
Hardware: HC11 microcontrollers, digital logic devices, digital oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, IBM PCs, printers, modems, scanners, digital cameras, sound cards, zip drives


Distinctions and Honours
Awards
  • Governor General’s Bronze Medal for Academic Excellence
  • Outstanding Contribution to Birtle Collegiate Institute – 1996; special recognition for creating the school web site and maintaining the school’s Local Area Network.
Scholarships
  • University of Victoria President's Scholarship - awarded to top 3% in the Faculty of Engineering - (September 2001)
  • McPhail Memorial Fund Scholarship for $1500 – (2000)
  • FINALIST – Canada Trust Scholarships for Outstanding Community Leadership (1 of 79 finalists chosen from across the country out of over 2600 applicants) – (1998)
  • University of Victoria KT Chong Entrance Scholarship – (1998)

Interests and Extracurricular Activities

References

Available on request.


Jeremy J. Geras

775 Lily Ave.
Victoria, BC V8X 3R7

ph: (250) 888-8358
e-mail: jgeras@engr.uvic.ca