Universitätsmedizin der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz March 2017 - presentMainz,
Systems engineering on cancer research and collaborative information systems, including the UCT web
application. Integration of Laboratory/biomedical management information systems. Design, implementation and
maintenance of BioPro - a tissue biobank system that manages tissue samples, cases and diagnoses.
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)
DKFZ Partner Frankfurt/Mainz: member of the German
Consortium for Translational Cancer Research, working at the Universitätsmedizin der Johannes Gutenberg -
Universität Mainz March 2013 - February 2017Mainz, Germany
Project manager of the Biobanking and Biomolecular Resources Research Infrastructure (BBMRI-ERIC) Common
Service IT, using Scrum. Team leader of the Biobank work group. Information systems engineering on the Clinical
Communication Platform (CCP IT) of the German Consortium for Translational Cancer Research (DKTK); Open Source
Registry System for Rare Diseases in the EU (OSSE), a registry framework that supports the setup of
disease-related registries in the field of rare diseases. Conceptualisation and development of a toolset for
clinical metadata-driven design of graphical user interface components for data entry and validation.
Technologies: Java, JavaServer Faces (JSF), HTML, CSS, jQuery, PostgreSQL, REST, JSON, Bootstrap,
Mercurial, Git, SVN, Bitbucket, JIRA, Maven, Linux.
Solenix GmbH May 2012 –
February 2013Darmstadt, Germany
Design, implementation and maintenance of high performance information systems in the space domain,
particularly for the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) and
European Space Agency (ESA). Lead of an indoor navigation R&D study, trade-off analysis, software prototyping
and documentation for the ESA business incubation programme.
Technologies: Java, Eclipse RCP, SQL, MySQL, Oracle Database, XML, Linux.
Lead Software Engineer
LatitudeN GmbH December
2009 – April 2012Darmstadt, Germany
Leading the development of innovative mobile solutions: Farol City Guides Android applications, support
systems (map, content managers and algorithms), web platforms and Touristic Augmented Reality Environments Guide
(TouAREG). Responsible for the information systems life-cycle, team management, planning, requirement
specification, architecture, usability, design and development.
Technologies: Java, Android, SQLite, GWT, RESTful Web Services, PHP, MySQL, Linux.
IT Consultant / Software Engineer
Edge Innovation June
2008 – November 2009Lisboa, Portugal
Software developer at TIMw.e., a worldwide leading company in mobile marketing; Development of an
Intranet; Software Developer at Fundação para a Divulgação das Tecnologias de Informação (FDTI).
Technologies: Java (J2EE), Google Web Toolkit (GWT), SQL, HTML, CSS, Eclipse IDE, Tomcat, JBoss, Web
Services, Maven, Informix Database Server, MySQL and Oracle; C# and MsSQL.
BSc and MSc in Information Systems and Computer Engineering
Instituto Superior Técnico – Universidade Técnica de Lisboa September 2003 – 2008Lisboa,
Enterprise architecture planning, information systems, software engineering, object-oriented programming,
database design, user oriented development, user interface design, project management.
IT Consultant / Software Engineer
AGAP2 September 2007 –
May 2008Lisboa, Portugal
Software maintenance, development and integration at Fujitsu Services, working on a Ticket Information
System at CP (Caminhos de Ferro de Portugal - Portuguese Railway Company).
Database Server and Web Services.
Metacriações March 2005
- July 2007 (part-time)Belas, Portugal
Project management, requirement analysis, design and development in LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP),
a2-always-two website, real estate evaluation information system for Quantimo and an e-commerce system.
Volunteer Web Developer September
2005 - presentPortugal, Germany
Project management, website development and server administration
- including backoffice - and http://www.gruposfamilias.org (discontinued; reference at https://gruposfamilias.preludiodigital.com).
Certificate of Proficiency in English
Oxford School - University of Cambridge 1992-2002Lisboa,
Reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary, listening and speaking in English. Got also the Certificate in
Advanced English and First Certificate in English.