Homepage of Jakob Kirkegaard
curriculum vitae
http://jakir.dk/

Personal info
Full name Jakob Kirkegaard
Year of birth 1980
Nationality Danish
Languages Danish (mother tongue), English (fluent), German (moderately)

Education
09/1999 - 06/2005 Graduated as M.Sc.E. in Software Engineering and Computer Vision and Graphics from Institute of Electronic Systems, Department of Health Science and Technology at Aalborg University, Denmark.
08/1996 - 06/1999 Attended 3 years of High School at Holstebro Gymnasium, Denmark.
08/1986 - 06/1996 Attended public school in Holstebro, Denmark.

Work experience
06/2010 - present Software Developer, ETI A/S
C++ development of diagnostic data analysis software for data-crime investigations and trouble-shooting data communication systems.
10/2009 - 05/2010 System Developer, Image House A/S
Employed as system developer at Image House A/S, developing custom vision and robotic systems for the industry. My primary objectives have been designing camera and light setups for various machine and computer vision tasks, along with designing, prototyping and implementing time critical algorithms for analysis and control.
12/2007 - 02/2010 System Developer, IHAutomation A/S
Partner and system developer at IHAutomation A/S, developing custom vision and robotic systems for the industry. My primary objectives have been designing camera and light setups for various machine and computer vision tasks, along with designing, prototyping and implementing time critical algorithms for analysis and control.
09/2007 - 11/2007 Vision Engineer, Grundfos
My primary objectives are designing and implementing computer vision setups for robot control and quality assurance at various internal Grundfos production units.
06/2005 - 08/2007 System Developer, Image House A/S
Employed as system developer at Image House A/S, developing custom vision and robotic systems for the industry. My primary objectives have been designing camera and light setups for various machine and computer vision tasks, along with designing, prototyping and implementing time critical algorithms for analysis and control.
10/2003 - 06/2005 Software Developer and Systemadministrator, Nitus
Co-founder of web development and hosting company Nitus. My main responsibilities were development of PHP applications based on PostgreSQL databases together with running our FreeBSD servers.
03/2002 - 08/2003 Part Time Software Developer, AM production
Employed as part time flash/javascript coder at AM production
12/2001 - 11/2002 Part Time Web Developer, Institute of Energy Technology, AAU
Employed as part time web developer at Institute of Energy Technology, Aalborg University
03/2001 - 10/2003 Freelance Web Developer, Campana
Employed as freelance web developer for Campana
06/2000 - present Systemadministrator and web Developer, Peder Kirkegaard Aps
Employed as part time web developer and maintainer of software and hardware at Peder Kirkegaard

Computer experience
Operating Systems Linux, FreeBSD, Microsoft Windows
Development Environments Eclipse, Emacs, Microsoft Visual Studio
Programming languages C++, C, C#, PHP, Perl, Ocaml, Java, Object Pascal
Markup languages LaTeX, HTML, XHTML, CSS2
Database Servers PostgreSQL, MySQL, MSSQL
Math programs MatLab, Octave, Maple, Mathcad
Math and vision libraries Intel IPP, Intel MKL, OpenCV
Vision Software Cognex Vision Pro, MVTec Halcon, NI LabView, AdeptSight
Threading Intel TBB, OpenMP