Stephen Swindley is an Application Developer for a manufacturing company. He maintains LabVIEW applications for use in Automated Test Equipment (ATE) used to 100% test all manufactured product and maintains an MS SQL database of all test results. Stephen gained the Nation Instruments Certified LabVIEW Architect (CLA) in 2005 and was one of the first 6 in the UK to acheive this.
Systems Analyst at City Technology Ltd
Develop and support ATE software using LabVIEW to provide 100% testing of product. Support MS SQL database used by production to log all build and test data. Installed Perforce SCM (Software Configuration Management) allowing maintenance and development for two developer environment. Provide IT Support to production
Technical Support Advisor at City Technology Ltd
November 1998 – October 2005
Deal with customer enquiries through email, phone, fax and visit. Provide support to customers on correct selection and use of products. Prepare upgrade procedure and demonstrate to customer. Responsible for generation, maintenance and control of Company literature including Product Data Sheets and Product Data Handbooks.
Computer Technician at University of Portsmouth
1994 – 1995
Work placement assisting with the instillation of Network PC’s and assisting students with computer problems. Updating of workstation equipment with new network cards and other hardware. Diagnosed user problems and supported them, including giving introductory instructions in system utilisation to new users. Involved in the setting up and software update of 75 PC’s and 22 Macs in the IT Suite, plus lecturer’s and faculty office equipment.
- University of Portsmouth – 1992 – 1996 – ACHE
- Brockenhurst College – 1990 – 1992
- Arnewood – 1985 – 1990
Interests & Activities:
Programming, Raspberry Pi, ARM, LabVIEW, Cycling