Franck Sicard        

18 rue du Parc

92300 Levallois-Perret

Tel: 06 76 87 31 59

Franck.Sicard@3demi.net

39 ans

Senior Software Developer/Architect

 

Experience

2006-Now

Software Architect

Reuters Financial Software

In a Team of 10 developers (7 in Paris, 3 in Gdynia (Poland)) delivering C++ back-end of  Kondor Structured Product, a Web based application that provides a tool to design,price, store structured financial products.

  • •.Validate the technical and architecture choice 

  • •.Develop new features (parallelization, load balancing, integration of new financial model,...) 

  • •.Participate to the care & maintenance of the product. 

  • •.Coordinate and support the work of third party vendors extending the product through its SDK. 

     

1997-2006

Senior Developer
Solsoft SA, Editor of network security software

Team Leader driving development of component that calculate and generate access rules (ACL), core business of Solsoft, within a team of 4 persons.

  • •.Architecture definition and implementation, simulation and optimization. 

  • •.Design of an SDK enabling addition of new equipment types, via a plug-in system by external developers; multi-platform (Windows/Linux/Solaris/AIX/HPUX). 

  • •.Establish a system of unit tests detecting potential regressions (functional, computation time and memory usage). 

  • •.Development of network equipment modules (Cisco IOS, CheckPoint Firewall-1, ...) and migration from C to C++. 

  • •.Work on a patent being filed in the U.S.. 

  • •.Coordinating the work of the team to meet deadlines and quality. 

1997

Military Service in CERSIAT / BDI at the military school in Paris

  • •.Writing and release of a firewall (filtering bridge) under Linux. 

  • •.System administration. 

1995-1996

Computer Graphics Center (IGC) at Marne la Vallée  University

  • •.Study of real time rendering of volumetric data  with a prototype. 

  • •.Development of a crowd simulation at the Stade de France. 

  • •.Shooting a 3D animation short film of the Pau's area for ELF. 

  • •.Lab system administration (Linux, IRIX, Solaris). 

1992-1994

Database application management , Informix

  • •.Development of an enrollment management system at the Institut Catholique de Paris. 

  • •.Enrollment system teaching at Marne La Vallée University 

 

Skills

 

Achitecture

UML, design pattern, design of large projects (~200.000 lines)

Algorithms

Graph, calcul complexity, ...

Programing

languages

C/C++ & advanced STL, Boost, Java, XML, Python, Shell scripts

Concurrent programing

Posix Threads, OpenMP, Mutex, ...

Networking

Address Translation (NAT), IPV4, IPV6, IPsec, Firewall, ...

Environments

Linux, AIX, Solaris, HPUX, Windows

Source Management

CVS, Subversion

Database

Table Design, SQL request

Graphic Library

QT (trolltech/nokia)

Finance

Forex, Swap, IR Derivatives

 

Education

 

1995-1996

PhD study in scientific visualisation about real-time volume rendering by immersion.

1994

Master in Computer Science at Marne la Vallée University

 

 

 

Spare-Time Activity

Travel, scuba diving, astronomy.
Photograph
y of the above (http://3demi.net/photos)

Writing software for astronomical image acquisition (http://3demi.net/astro/qastrocam/doc/)

 

Languages

French (native)

English (written, read, spoken)
Italian (basics)