Florian Segginger

  • Sex: Male
  • Nationality: Swiss
  • Marital status: Single
  • Age: 29.4422964357 (born 13.09.1988)

Objectives

  • Create projects at the edge of art and technology that reach a large audience.
  • Face challenges and work through them, finding innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Work with clients and contractors to make their dreams come true.

Key Skills

  • Capable of analyzing complex problems; absolute comfort with all types of software; self-learner.
  • Solid grasp of marketing concepts; people and customer skills; pronounced taste for aesthetics.
  • Entrepreneur, organized, open-minded and punctual.

Experience

Fullrange Interactive LLC

Co-Founder of an engineering company that develops high-tech products that are fun to use.
  • Research of new clients and business opportunities, bringing more than 50kCHF in contracts the first year.
  • Design and engineering of 3 innovative products with high commercial potential.
  • Management of the company and its financial resources.

since feb. 2016

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Event services
  • Design and UX

Institut d'Automatisation Industrielle (Industrial Automation Institute)

R&D Engineer / Project Manager at an institute of HEIG-VD
  • Project management for a team of 3 people working on the Human-Machine Interface of a high-precision industrial machine
  • Design and launch of Woopsa, an open-source web-based communications protocol designed to serve as an alternative to expensive industrial standards
  • Audit of a complex IT project for a large governmental department.

oct. 2013 - feb. 2016

  • Customer relations
  • Project management
  • New technologies

L'Amalgame

Benevolent Technical Director for Yverdon-les-Bain's biggest concert venue
  • Coordination of the various technical requirements of artists
  • Recruitment and coordination of the technical crew
  • Sound and light engineer on certain dates

july 2014 - sept. 2015

  • Technical event management
  • Human resources management
  • Light and sound design

Baleinev Festival

Benevolent Communications director and graphical designer for the student festival of HEIG-VD
  • Creator of the Pimp My Wall project which revitalized the festival’s image
  • Established links with the media through press releases and interviews
  • Graphical designer for the 2014 edition

sept. 2012 - sept. 2015

  • Public Relations
  • Project Leading
  • Large-scale logistics

Cantharis S.A.

Consultant

Development of a cross-platform, live streaming video service with HTML5/AJAX administration panel using Amazon Web Services and Wowza.

sept. 2011

  • Scope Statement elaboration
  • Independent work
  • Deadline management

Media Fun Sàrl

Technical Director

Development of an SMS direct-marketing website with over 10'000 users, including various internal tools.

Development of two iOS Apps, including web administration panel.

june 2009 - sept. 2011

  • Crisis management
  • Contact with clients
  • Large project management

Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch & Cie

Intern, Department of IT Security and Risk Management

Implementation of a One-Time-Password by SMS authentication scheme for a public Wi-Fi, ad-hoc development on various platforms.

aug. 2010 - sept. 2010

  • Risk Analysis
  • Integration in a large team

Education

Haute École d'Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud (HEIG-VD)

Bachelor of Science in Embedded Systems
  • Real-time programming
  • Architecture of processor systems, embedded programming, VHDL on CPLDs and FPGAs
  • Software engineering
  • Network and Wireless security, security of information systems

Sept. 2011 - Sept. 2013

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Micro-engineering
  • Calculus, Physics, Mechanics
  • Embedded C and Assembly programming on 8-bit microcontroller
  • Electronics, microchip manufacturing in a clean-room environment
  • Project management, manufacturing methods

2007 - 2011

Gymnase de Morges, Swiss Matura

Physics and Applied Mathematics

2004 - 2007


Skills

Programming languages

  • C/C++
  • JavaScript
  • VHDL
  • C#
  • Objective-C
  • PHP
  • SQL
  • Java
  • Delphi/Pascal

Tools/SDKs/APIs

  • NodeJS
  • .NET Framework
  • iOS SDK
  • jQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • OpenCV

Software

  • HDL Designer
  • Xcode
  • Netbeans
  • Eclipse
  • Qt Creator
  • Microsoft Visual Studio C++
  • Backtrack Linux
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • git/svn
  • MySQL

Other

  • Sound and light design
  • Operation of sound mixing consoles
  • Operation of light desks
  • IT security
  • App Store approval process
  • Project management
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)

More

Interests

  • Science and technology (robotics, physics, space exploration)
  • Alternative music
  • Stanley Kubrick's amazing works
  • Graphics design

Languages

  • French: mother tongue
  • English: fluent C1 level (3-year stay in Los Angeles, CA)
  • German: scholar B1 level