You can't spell geek without 'EE'


Buzzwords galore. Don't worry, we actually know this stuff.


Technologies: JavaScript, HTML5, DHTML, DOM, CSS, XML/JSON, AJAX

Frameworks: Ext JS, Prototype, jQuery, FusionCharts


Platforms: Android, iOS, Window Phone, Windows Mobile, webOS

Frameworks: PhoneGap, Enyo, Sencha Touch, webOS Mojo


Types: Relational (RDBMS), NoSQL, Key/value store

Performance: Table optimization, Engine optimization, Load balancing, Server tuning


Processors: ARM (OMAP, PXA, IXP, other), x86 (32 and 64-bit), PPC, MIPS, 68k (ColdFire), Atmel

Bootloaders: U-Boot, GRUB, custom

Operating Systems: Linux (custom, OpenWrt), Android, uClinux, Windows CE / Mobile, Nucleus Plus, eCos

Device Drivers: SDHC Memory, SDIO controller and device, 802.11, Ethernet, Serial UART, IrDA, Touch Screen, RTC, Backlight, Display, Keyboard, USB Host, USB Device, Virtual Keyboard, Mag-Stripe Reader, Barcode Scanner, Camera, Accelerometer, I2C, SPI, Flash, Ramdrive, DMA, InfiniBand, RadioRA and plenty more

Applications: Command Line Interfaces, Web Interfaces, SNMP Interfaces

Highlight: Developing enterprise grade Linux appliances, including boot, upgrade and management

Desktop and Server

Operating Systems: Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD, Solaris (32 and 64-bit variants)

Device Drivers: USB devices (HID, other), Ethernet, InfiniBand, RDMA, Networking, Filter, Barcode scanner, Camera, Storage, Caching

Highlight: Multi-threaded applications, kernel space development, portable applications

Nitty Gritty

Languages: C++, C, C#, Objective-C, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Perl, PHP, Python, Make, UNIX Shell, SQL, VB, Fortran!

Build Environments: Visual Studio 2010/2008/2005, Platform Builder 6.0/5.0/4.2, GNU/GCC/Make, XCode, CodeWarrior, Eclipse

Debuggers: GDB and variants (remote and local), KGDB, Visual Studio, Platform Builder, WinDbg, XCode, Other integrated environments

Profilers and Analysis: XCode Instruments, gprof, OProfile, Zoom, Purify, valgrind/callgrind



Protocols: IP, TCP, UDP, DHCP, SNMP, HTTP, SSL, CIFS, NFS, SSH, Telnet, PPP, NAT, et al.

Highlight: Highly experienced at reading and debugging TCP packet traces


Source control: Subversion, git, CVS, ClearCase and others we'd rather not admit to

Servers: apache, MySQL, Microsoft SQL, rsyslog, bind, TWiki, et al.