Lynoure Braakman - Curriculum Vitae

Contact information

Name
Ella Lynoure Susanna Braakman
Phone number
+49 1578 5326 269
Location
Bremen, Germany
Work location
Relocation possible, can work remotely
Citizenship
Finnish
Email
lynoure(at)lynoure.net

Education

2000 - 2012
Helsinki university, Computer science
1998 - 2006
Turku university, Computer science
1996 - 1998
Turku polytechnic, studies in Datacommunication

Work experience

December 2014 - November 2016
Suomen Tilaajavastuu, Consultant (Senior System Administrator, Team Leader, Scrum master)
November 2014 -
Lynoure Braakman (my own business)
June 2012 - April 2013
Solinor Oy, Software engineer/Architect in a Scrum team
June 2010 - March 2012
Neusoft Mobile Solutions Group, Senior Software Developer (python programmer and scrum master)
December 2009 - May 2010
On a sabbatical, coding a Qt application for Maemo
February 2009 - December 2009
Eficode Oy, System Specialist (system integration, PHP coding)
2000 - November 2009
Tmi Lynoure (own company, latest project was in Python/Django)
September 2008 - November 2008
Navicron Oy, Programmer (LifeMatta development in Python/Django)
April 2007 - November 2007
BaseN Oy, Systems Engineer
November 2005 - July 2006
Sulake Corporation, Testing Engineer in a Scrum team
August 2002 - September 30th 2002
Helsinki university, Computer science faculty, IT support
April 2002 - July 2002
Keko Technologies, IT Specialist
January 2002 - March 2002
Helsinki university, Computer science faculty, System administrator
October 2001 - November 2001
Suomalainen yhteiskoulu, teacher of a high school computer course
October 2000 - June 2001
Wapit Ltd, Software developer in an Extreme Programming team
May 2000 - September 2000
Nixu Ltd, System administrator
November 1999 - May 2000
Turun Ylioppilaskylä Asukasyhdistys, Network support person
Summer 1998, 3 months
Turku city healthcare offices, PC Support
Summer 1997, 3 months
Turku polytechnic, a trainee in the laboratory of data communications

Skills

Programming languages

Python (Django)
  • Neusoft (the bread and butter of my work)
  • Eficode (integrating and modifying tools written in python)
  • Navicron (all of my work consisted of this)
  • Tmi Lynoure (various python based solutions for customers)
C++ (Qt)
  • Neusoft (minor part of the project)
  • Hobby projects
Objective-C
  • One iPhone app
JavaScript
  • A minor part of very many jobs and projects.
Java
  • WapIT, occasionally in other projects
Perl, shell script
  • Frequently needed skills in the sysadmin positions I have held, less but still needed in many of the other positions as well
PHP
  • Eficode and multiple projects.
Eiffel
  • Programming courses and early hobby projects
Ruby
  • Learned for fun, have not gotten to use it at work yet

Testing skills

Unit testing
  • In most programming positions and projects
Test planning (functional and acceptance testing)
  • Neusoft (for deployments, team did not have a dedicated tester)
  • Eficode (additional planning)
  • Sulake (major part of my job)
Web testing automation with Selenium/Eggplant, load testing
  • Eficode (minor)
  • Sulake (major part of my job)

Other programming related skills

Database design and maintenance (Postgres and MySQL)
  • All my programming positions, to varying degree
User interface design
  • Neusoft
  • Eficode
  • Neusoft
  • BaseN
Extreme Programming and Scrum
  • Suomen Tilaajavastuu (scrum master for one local and one distributed team)
  • Neusoft (part-time scrum master)
  • Eficode (part-time scrum master)
  • Sulake (team member in a scrum team)
  • WapIT (team member in a XP project)
Various version control systems
  • Used in every project, and I don't want to work without one.
  • Eficode (team was designing, implementing and maintaining a solution offering multiple VCS services
HTML, CSS, basic Gimp skills
  • In use in many jobs and projects.
Documenting
  • Documenting has been a skill needed in most jobs and especially in the projects by Tmi Lynoure.
User support and training
  • Neusoft (part of team responsibilities)
  • Eficode
  • Tmi Lynoure (all projects)
  • BaseN (major part of my job)
  • A routine part of sysadmin jobs

System administration skills

Linux
Well-rounded skills in setting up and maintaining Linux servers, special interest in the intersection of security and usability.

Other skills

Customer relationship management, understanding actual customer needs
Problemsolving
Evaluating technologies
Working with teams and projects
Improving processes
PCI-DSS

Languages

Finnish
Native
English
Fluent spoken and written (has been my home language for over 10 years)
German
Basic skills
Swedish
Basic skills

Hobbies and other activities

Sewing
Making some of my own clothing
Social dancing
Brazilian zouk
Reading
Science fiction, fantasy, non-fiction about computers, business and psychology
Games
Boardgames, computer games
Public speaking
Toastmasters