I am a Smartphone engineer, AMA
Driver Programming / RF system design, create, use
Research Associate @ UCL
Qualcomm / UCL
smartphone engineer / music hobbyist / world traveller
I first trained in Paris as a Telecom / Embedded Systems Engineer.
During my placements I did some Web Development for a startup,
worked in a semi-conductor factory,
simulated 4G networks to propose optimisations
and was an IT architecture consultant for six months.
I started my career at Qualcomm by doing Driver development ot make our phones a tiny bit smarter.
Then, I went to work for University College London, UCL, to help design, deploy and run novel tools for anthropological research in the Philippines.
My Typical Day
the only common part: Answer urgent emails / review todo list / set goal for the day / work / review day / leave
Much to say there. I guess it is simplest if you ask me what part interest you most 🙂
What's your favourite food?
What is the most fun thing you've done?
Living with Hunter-Gatherers in the Jungle / Going to Burning Man Festival
What did you want to be after you left school?
Telecom Engineer working in R&D
What's the best thing you've done as an engineer?
Make many many phones a tiny tiny bit better
What or who inspired you to become an engineer?
If you weren't an engineer, what would you be?