Matt Carrick

16 Catherine Street, Waterford

matt@rokco.org | +353862057644

Education

2012 - 2017
University College Cork
B.Sc. in Computer Science

Overall Results:


  • 4th Year - 71%
    • Algorithms and Data Structures - 83%
    • Information Retrieval - 81%
    • Artificial Intelligence 1 - 71%

  • 3rd Year - 75%
    • Client Side Programming - 93%
    • Web Systems Team Project - 81%
    • Software Engineering - 77%

  • 2nd Year - 50%
    • Database Design and Admin - 79%
    • Logic Design - 62%

Experience

March - August '16
Amazon Web Services
Cloud Support Associate intern
  • Case work involving troubleshooting customer issues and assisting them in fixing their problems
  • Received training in, and got familliar with many AWS services including EC2, ELB, ElasticBeanstalk and S3
  • Small software development projects, working on internal AWS Support systems. Included Python and AngularJS/JavaScript work
  • Received further advanced Linux and Networking training
September '15 - May '17
UCC Netsoc
Head SysAdmin
  • Became familiar with a Linux server environment
  • Assembled, setup and installed a server to Cork Internet Exchange data center
  • Introduced to Docker containers
  • Setup automated server backup system, IRC server, video game servers and VOIP servers

Skills

  • Strong Linux experience
  • Familiarity with many AWS services including EC2, ELB, CloudFormation, ElasticBeanstalk
  • Good computer networking knowledge and troubleshooting experience
  • Docker experience through Amazon ECS and Netsoc server administration
  • Experience with Git version control
  • HTML5, CSS and JavaScript, as well as libraries and frameworks such as jQuery, AngularJS, FabricJS and Materialize CSS
  • Some Java and Python experience
  • Basic knowledge of MySQL databases
  • PHP and the Laravel framework
  • As PM of a large college team project, have experienced in delegating work as well as time and deadline management