Curriculum Vitae

Mickele A.D.Francisco

Profile

  • Expert in automation algorithm development.
  • Excellent in developing in numerous languages
  • Driven by opportunities to develop expertise, competences, skills & knowledge
  • Stimulated by strategic & professional challenges where opportunities pushes to go further in the handling of information than what is strictly expected
  • Inspired by occasions to develop something new & take up on new challenges
  • Favor balance between autonomy & structure to fall back on
  • Strongly motivated by finding & working out solutions for challenging problems or unforeseen situations
  • Creativity in a job is an inciting factor
  • Care to create motivating atmosphere & strengthening commitments
  • Encouraged by leadership and responsibilities
  • Incited by received recognition for achievements & performance

Experience

DEVELOPMENT TEAM LEADER AND TECHNICAL EXPERT
CODA – CERVA (Uccle, Belgium www.coda-cerva.be)
NANOTECHNOLOGY & ELECTRON MICROSCOPY SERVICE

  • Develop algorithms to automatize the electron microscope image acquisition
  • Develop modules & patches to maintain compatibility between the different systems
  • Develop applications for automatic particles detection in micrographs
  • Develop modules for statistical data analysis & automatic report generation
  • Strategy analysis & implementation of secure backup of large volume for long term storage
  • Managing the service IT infrastructure needs. Prepare criteria and specifications for tender bids
  • Involved in several national & European projects including but not limited to :
    • NanoReg
    • NanoDefine
    • Nanogenotox
    • To2Denano
    • Nanofood@
    • NanoAg@
    • Nanorisk
    • Nano-TEM
    • Guidance on detection & identification of nano-objects in complex matrices
    • Projects in collaboration with JRC (European Commission Joint Research Center), Fraunhofer, KUL, UCL & other scientific institutions

2009 – Present

INTERNATIONAL SALES MANAGER
BOIS CERTIFIE SPRL (Charleroi, Belgium www.boiscertifie.be )

  • Promote and market FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) woods
  • Cultivate new clients & managed existing customers relationships to drive revenue generation
  • Develop and manage sales strategies in the Middle East, North Africa and the Arab countries
  • Organize and direct meetings with new clients & manage clients sales and relationship
  • Prepare & negotiate contracts

2007 – 2009

PROVISIONAL MANAGER
VIDEO DES HALLES SPRL (Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium)

  • Proposed and implemented measures to counteract the video on demand trend
  • Improved client’s relation and maintained high customer satisfaction
  • Developed application to help stock management
  • Managed the supply chain end to end from inventory to ordering to sales

2001 – 2007

PURCHASE & SALES SUPERVISOR
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINE (I.B.M Belgium www.ibm.com)

  • Analyze unpaid bills under SAP
  • Correcting abnormalities in the invoices & orders to recover unpaid bills under SAP

2001 – 2001

PURCHASING & SALES OFFICER
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINE (I.B.M Belgium www.ibm.com)

  • Review customers’ purchase contracts
  • Manage customers’ purchase contracts under SAP

2000 – 2001

MULTIPLE INTERNSHIP JOBS
LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE REGION (Belgium)

  • Constructions
  • Painting
  • Sunblind placement

2000 – 2000

FREELANCE DEVELOPER
FUJI COLOR (Beirut, Lebanon)

  • Engaged in the construction, assembly & micro-controllers programming in assembly of a giant (6m x 4m) prototype LED based screen

1998 – 1999

Languages

Fluent in French, English & Arabic

Software

  • Development : JAVA, C++, C, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP, Python, VBA, Assembly
  • Scripting : Linux Shell scripting
  • Image analysis : ImagingC (Olympus soft imagin solution), Matlab, OpenCV, ImageJ, Processing, Amira
  • Other : SQL, CSS3, HTML5, Solidworks, SAP, Visio, MS-Projects, Photoshop, Sigmaplot, UML, XML, MS-Office suite, experienced Linux user & administrator.

Education

  • Master of Science in Computer Science (2015)
    Université de Mons (Umons Blegium)
    Dissertation : Efficiency comparison of different thresholding algorithms & techniques for analysis of nanomaterials in Transmission Electron Microscopy micrographs
    Development : An application to support the thesis was developed using python & Fiji
  • Bachelor of Science in computer analysis (2008)
    Ecole Industrielle et Commerciale de la ville de Wavre (IFOSUP Belgium)
  • Freshman (1997)
    Notre Dame University – Louaize (NDU Lebanon)

Publications

Qualities & Competencies

  • Professional team worker
  • Capable researcher
  • Excellent in developing with different languages
  • Agile methodology practitioner
  • Experienced in negotiation & international trading
  • Skillful in proposal development & requirement gathering
  • Trained strategic planner
  • Seasoned in process design & improvement
  • Effective workforce planner
  • Quick learner
  • Client satisfaction & service oriented
  • Quality oriented
  • Good sense of communication

Interest

  • Light weight Muay Thai Champion 1998 (Portemilio – Lebanon)
  • Solid chess player
  • Passionate photographer
  • Extensive traveler
  • Practice diverse martial arts
  • Tech-savvy
  • Working on the development of a web frontend for MPD (music player daemon) & a music library manager
  • Working on several other projects in lightning, furniture & electronics (ElectronicsFurniture)