Briac Pilpré

Senior Java Developer
+33 06.85.86.30.78
briac@pilpre.com
Bayonne, France

Summary

15-year experience in Java applications and web development with a wide technical expertise.
Effectively manage and coordinate complex development projects.

Experience

Lead Developer

C-Log International

Mar 2000 - ongoing
+33 01.55.85.11.95
Noisy-le-Grand, France / Telecommuting

Software Editor, specialized in Workflow and Process Management software.


  • Designed and developed the Java Workey Workflow engine, the main product of C-Log.
  • Spearheaded technology migration, from a legacy Lotus Notes application to JBoss and then from JBoss to Tomcat/Hibernate.
  • Designed, developed and maintained the main administration interface, using modern web technologies (Bootstrap, Angular, jQuery, KendoUI).
  • Designed, developed and maintained a REST style API to allow multi-platform access to Workflow.


  • Integrated Lucene Search Engine into the Workflow engine.
  • Set up and maintained a continuous integration platform (Jenkins) used to build distributable versions of the product.
  • Support and assistance to customers, including developing complex solutions for integrating their environment with our software.
  • Built complete customized solutions for renowned customers (Musée du Louvre, E. Leclerc, Ministère de l'Équipement, Alcatel, Saipem-ENI).


  • Regularly give technical training sessions to customers and partners.
  • Provide frequent technical talks to fellow developers.
  • Created and customized the MediaWiki documentation portal used for in-house documentation as well as customer-facing online manuals.
  • Pushed for the adoption of Agile methodology and Test-Driven development to a small team of developpers.

Freelance Open Source Developer

OmegaT

Mar 2007 - ongoing

OmegaT is a free Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) application written in Java.

  • Integrated a scripting framework allowing user to customize the software behavior with Javascript and Groovy scripts.
  • Designed the OmegaT logo used on the project page

Perl Community

  • Member of Paris.pm Perl user group.
  • Board member of the French Perlmongers society.
  • Member of YAPC::Europe 2001 and 2003 organization teams
  • Author of several Perl modules on CPAN.

Recent Personal Projects

  • HIIT Workout Generator application (Node.js, Angular)
  • Mobile Aikido Grade Tester (Android, jQuery Mobile)
  • jErgoviewer - Google Street View with an Elliptical Trainer (Java)
  • Android application for generating random but consistent folktales (Android Studio)

Technologies

Programming Languages

Java Javascript Perl Groovy PHP

Development Tools / IDEs

Git SVN CVS Eclipse Android Studio JUnit ant Gradle

RDBMS

MySQL / MariaDB PostgreSQL SQLite

Multimedia

Photoshop Illustrator Premiere InDesign

Operating Systems

Unix (Linux, OpenBSD, Solaris) MS Windows

Education

Faculté Jean Monnet - Paris XI

Master Droit des Affaires, option Fiscalité

1994 - 2000
Sceaux, France

Languages

French •••••

Native

English •••••

Bilingual

Spanish ••••

Beginner

Skills

Java

Awesome!

Perl

Awesome!

Javascript

Pretty Good!

Database

Pretty Good!

Web development

Good!

Achievements

Ran 2015km in 2015

Smashrun

That's 5.5km a day, every day!

2015 Paris Marathon

Aikido Black Belt

Practicing for 10 years.