Jason Paul Siikarla
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|Objective||A full time permanent position as an electrical engineer (or related) in design or product development engineering. Specific interests in computer architecture, digital design, embedded systems, networking, programming, and the internet.|
|Education||University of Wisconsin - Madison
- College of Engineering
Majors: Electrical engineering (computer engineering option) and computer science.
Significant Coursework: Data Structures - CS 367 , Machine Organization and Programming - ECE 354 , Operating Systems - CS 537 , Algorithms - CS 577 , Cryptography - CS 435 , Numerical Methods - CS 412 , Digital Logic Lab - ECE 351 , Digital Circuits and Components - ECE 555 , Embedded Systems - ECE 353 , Advanced Lab - Controls - ECE 370 , Computer Architecture - ECE 552 , Digital Engineering Lab - ECE 554 , Contemporary Issues in the Engineering Profession, Technical Presentations
Graduation: December 2001.
Available to start: ~ February 2002
, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Class of 1996
SBS Technologies, Inc.
Network administrator on Windows 2000 LAN, Web server setup and maintenance, employee workstation setup, writing of PERL scripts to perform filesystem backups, FPGA programming in VHDL. (January 2001 – September 2001)
Web Page/Applications Tester
Web Page Designer/Programmer
|Skills||Programming: C++ (object oriented
emphasis), Java, assembly language (MIPS & Intel 80C188EB), VHDL, HTML,
Operating Systems: DOS, UNIX, Windows 3.1/95/98/2000/NT
Software: Viewlogic's Workview Office (Viewdraw), Mentor Graphics (Design Architect, Quicksim II, QuickHDL Pro), SPICE, Cafe, MatLab, MS Excel, Adobe PhotoShop, AutoCAD R14, Dreamweaver, WebCT, Netscape Composer, MS Frontpage 2000
Other Skills: Drafting, technical presentation, PC hardware installation, testing and troubleshooting
Other knowledge: Computer architectures, integrated circuits, electronics, semiconductor devices, soldering and wiring.
Tutor, Computer Science Department Tutor, 4-H Camp Counselor
Other: Wisconsin Hoofers Outdoor Club , Computer Science Club , Máquina Fountain Project
|Honors||High School: Co-Valedictorian;
Excellence in Education Award; Presidential Academic Fitness Award; Letter
winner in Track, Cross-country, and Band; Cross-country co-captain in 96
Scholarships: State of Wisconsin Academic Excellence Scholarship (4 year full-tuition), Eau Claire Association of Educator's Scholarship
College: Deans List - Fall 1999
Other: Excellence in Education Award, 4-H Youth Leadership Award, 4-H Achievement Award.
|Citizenship||United States citizen by birth|
July 5, 1977
Interests: Architecture, computers, drawing, hiking, movies, music, photography, rollerblading, skiing, and skydiving .
Updated: July 31, 2001