Jeremy J. Geras

775 Lily Ave.
Victoria, BC V8X 3R7

ph: (250) 888-8358
e-mail:


Education
University of Victoria - 1998 to present - Victoria, BC
Enrolled in B. Eng. Computer Engineering – Software Engineering Specialization - Academic term 4B, 6 work terms completed - Graduate in June, 2003
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 #6
September to December 2002, Victoria, BC

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, C++ (COM, ATL, STL), C#, Visual BASIC, Java, VBScript, JavaScript, Active Server Pages, HTML, XML, VML
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, 2002)
  • 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

Note: Reference contact information available on request

Deborah Sterling, Vice President, Development
NewHeights Software Corporation
Victoria, British Columbia

Scott Farquharson, Program Manager
Microsoft Content Management Server
Microsoft Corporation
Redmond, Washington

Claudia Filipoaia, Test Lead
Microsoft Content Management Server
Microsoft Corporation
Redmond, Washington

Diane Brandon, Key Accounts Manager
Westech Information Systems
Vancouver, British Columbia

Robert Fornasier, P. Eng., Senior Engineer
BC Hydro Power Supply Engineering, Surveillance & Structures
Burnaby, British Columbia



Jeremy J. Geras

775 Lily Ave.
Victoria, BC V8X 3R7

ph: (250) 888-8358
e-mail: