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My Toolbox

  • Languages / Frameworks

    Experienced with
    • C and C++
    • NodeJS
    • CoffeeScript
    • JavaScript
    • jQuery
    • / Web
    • Java
    • Ruby
    • Bash
    • SQL
    Developing skills with
    • Rails
    • Python
    • MongoDB
    • SQLite
    • PHP
    • Drupal

  • APIs

    • Twitter
    • Google Maps JS v3

  • Operating Systems

    • OS X
    • Linux
    • Windows

  • Source Control

    • Git
    • SVN



Martin Gingras


I am currently a Computer Science student studying at Carleton University in Ottawa aspiring to become a professional software developer. The intent of this site is to provide a place for me to publish my progress towards that goal and share my struggles and successes along the way. I encourage you to browse around and feel free to contact me with any questions or suggestions.

  • IBM
    Business Intelligence Technical Analyst

    Provided technical software support to Fortune 1000 companies for the Cognos BI product suite. Solved issues regarding admin and security, databases, report design, and web servers on a variety of operating systems.

  • BlackBerry
    Wireless Data Application Developer

    Worked on bugfixes and new features for the newly released BlackBerry 10 operating system. Followed features through from their inception through to completion, all the while collaborating to ensure the highest quality of code.

  • Carleton University
    Teaching Assistant: Intro to Systems Programming

    Was responsive to student inqueries on our forums, graded assignments and tests, and ran labs and office hours to interactively assist students with learning the fundementals of systems programming in C.

  • Freelance
    Software Developer

    I have developed a variety of custom web applications and static sites for clients across North America. I complete projects quickly and to specification and follow up to ensure satisfaction long after delivery.

  • IBM
    Extreme Blue: Social Media Analytics

    Worked to implement scalbable access to IBM's Social Media Analytics tool as a service on BlueMix, IBM's new Platfrom as a service. Created custom web applications to showcase the capabilities of our product. Devised and delivered a pitch to senior executives within IBM on the business value of our proposition.

  • IBM
    Software Developer

    Developed new features and fixed bugs for IBM's new Watson Analytics SaaS offering. Improved the Assemble component's functional test suite by improving coverage while reducing running time and impact on developers.

Have any questions or comments, I'd love to hear from you. Otherwise, feel free to check out some of my projects.

  • // Contact Me

    Give me a shout through any of means listed, I'd love to hear from you.

    • Call +1.613.850.2565
    • Email martin@mgingras.ca
    • Twitter @martin_gingras

    Ontario, Canada

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