PETER V. MØRCH

Enevangen 80, 3450 Allerød, Denmark

+45 4062 6296  mobile - peter@morch.com

This document can be found at: http://www.morch.com/resume

Overview

 

·         43 years old and offer vast experience: 10 years in web client and server technologies, 10 years in networking and telecommunications.

·         Looking for Software Development position. I have repeatedly demonstrated Architect / Team Lead abilities too.

 

Proven Skills

 

·         Key languages: JavaScript, Perl, Java, C/C++, and Python, Ruby, Tcl.

·         Key technologies: HTML5/CSS and friends, JSON/AJAX/REST/RPC, SQL Extensive Networking insight, Design Patterns

·         Buzzwords: Linux, MVC, jQuery, Responsive, Mobile, Bootstrap, SPA, Knockout, AngularJS, D3, AWS, Puppet, DevOps

·         Considerable Customer Contact to Understand Business Needs and establish Requirements that capture and satisfy real customer needs.

·         Experience with Architecture, Design and Implementation in these areas: Web Applications, Networking, User Experience, UNIX/Linux, Network Management, reliable, redundant and distributed systems, Embedded Software, Build/Release/Configuration Management.

·         12 years Architecture and Team Lead experience - Project Management with distributed, cross-functional teams.

·         Demonstrated ability to acquire new skills quickly and to bring projects from ideas to successful products.

·         Proven ability to analyze, design and redesign Software Development and Software Change Management Processes using best practices.

·         Languages: English and Danish – Absolutely fluent. Speak German daily and speak some French.

 

Work Experience

CapMon / Nworks                                                  Copenhagen, Denmark

Product Architect / Senior Developer / Udviklingschef           02/2009 - Present

CapMon develops network, application and response time monitoring systems.

·         In charge of creating a multi-million €/yr successful product from scratch. Has been on the market since 2002 and has a Danish market share of 5-7%.

·         Responsible for defining, designing, creating/coding/implementing all aspects and development stages of the CapMon product line.

·         Runs on Linux using JavaScript, Perl, C, Java with a multi-process and distributed architecture.

·         Customer Contact to consult on and define Business and Feature Requirements and communicate project state and progress.

·         Extensive experience with Open Source Software: E.g. Apache, MySQL, RabbitMQ, memcached, Nagios, RRDTool, Git. Includes extending, bug-fixing and re-packaging these applications and communicating with Open Source projects and adhering to the GPL and other licenses.

·         Extensive experience with Debian from creating and maintaining our own derived distribution and Customized Debian Installer for DevOps purposes.

 

 

Morch Consulting                                                                    Nice, France

Owner                                                                              02/2008 – 02/2009

Primarily worked from France on CapMon as my major client. See above.

 

 

CapMon / Nworks                                                  Copenhagen, Denmark

Manager R&D / Product Architect / Senior Developer        11/2001 – 02/2008

Started up CapMon. See above.

 

 

 

Cisco Systems                                                                      Petaluma, USA

Team Lead                                                                       06/1999 – 10/2000

This business unit of Cisco developed a Telecom Access product.

·         Established Software Requirements and lead and participated in team developing embedded TCP/IP functionality: Frame Relay, NAT, RIP2 and Firewall as well as TCP/IP routing performance enhancements and bring-up and board support package for a new HW platform.

·         Designed and implemented substantial enhancements to Cisco Systems’ 6700 family Network Management framework and GUI in functionality, usability, stability, look & feel and maintainability.

·         Implemented embedded SNMP agent routing table updating software and worked on various other OAM&P areas.

·         Responsible for an official Cisco Software Release cycle.

·         Completely re-engineered, implemented and automated build & release processes and tools as well as improving processes for software branching for the business unit. Was the primary build, release & tools contact person.

·         Received one Team and two Individual Outstanding Achievement Awards.

 

 

Nettest                                                                              Toronto, Canada

Manager for Automated Testing Development                    06/1996 – 06/1999

Nettest produces high-end telecom and networking test equipment.

·         Manager of Software Development in R&D creating shipping product - not a testing position.

·         Received first Outstanding Achievement Award ever given in GN Nettest.

·         Originator of idea for Automated Testing framework (ATAK) - now the prime strategic direction for the interWATCH 9X000 product line.

·         Architected, designed and implemented the first version of ATAK in C++ creating a highly UML, OOA/D and pattern based object oriented architecture.

·         SNMP, Tcl/Tk internals, CORBA, TTCN.

·         Opened up an entirely new business area: Selling prewritten test suites based on ATAK. Examples include: MPLS, PNNI, QoS, ATM Signaling Performance.

·         Designed and led team to implement PNNI conformance test suite in cooperation with Telcordia (formerly Bellcore).

·         Totally redesigned and led the effort to implement new build/make processes and tools to improve Software Quality.

·         Extensive customer contacts and visits to establish product requirements for ATAK.

 


 

DSC Communications                                             Copenhagen, Denmark

Team Lead                                                                       11/1994 – 05/1996

DSC Denmark produced a Sonet/SDH Add Drop Multiplexer (ADM).

·         Responsible for designing and implementing embedded Network Management interfaces, including a Q3 (OSI TMN CMIP) interface and QD2 interface for Deutsche Telekom.

·         Coordinated integration testing of device driver subsystem.

·         Automated code generation and build/make process enhancements.

·         Promoted to Team Lead four months into my first job out of university.

 

 

GN Nettest                                                             Copenhagen, Denmark

Contractor / Writing of Thesis                                            08/1993 – 10/1994

Nettest produces high-end telecom and networking test equipment.

·         Designed and developed ATM Network Analyzer for QoS testing of the physical layer and the ATM layer including development of a mathematically optimal ATM test cell with one team mate.

·         Developed OC3/STM1 interface card with ATM layer HW.

·         Wrote complete GUI interfacing to QoS testing FPGA incl. device driver.

 

Education

 

Bachelor of Science - Electrical Engineering          Copenhagen, Denmark

Technical University of Denmark, DIA                                08/1990 – 03/1994

·         Specialized in Digital Electronics and Software.

·         Graduated with a grade point average of 10.4 (easily top 10%)

·         Received a grade of 13 for my thesis on “Testing ATM”.

Various Courses

·         Cryptography                                                                         Coursera.org

·         UML and Object Oriented Design Patterns                Copenhagen, Denmark

·         Voice over IP and ATM                                                        Petaluma, USA

·         Data / Telecommunication Convergence                              Las Vegas, USA

·         Two Management courses                                      AMA, Toronto, Canada

·         OSI management and TMN                                      Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Awards

 

·         One Team and two Individual Achievement Awards for Outstanding Performance from Cisco Systems.

·         The first Outstanding Performance Award ever given in GN Nettest.