MR Solutions Ltd: Customer Support Manager & Applications Developer

I work for MR Solutions as a Customer Support Manager & Applications Developer. In this role I have gained experience in:

  • Coding in Python for use on a Windows platform

  • Pulse Sequence Development

  • Customer Support

  • Deploying and managing Jira & Bitbucket

Pulse Sequence Development

I have continued to work on Pulse Sequence development.

Customer Support

I regularly provide customer support. I have been integral in implementing Jira and Bitbucket within the company. My customer support responsibilities included:

  • remote software support

  • hardware testing

  • on-site hardware support

  • on-site development

Proficiencies

  • C++

  • C#

  • Python

  • MySQL

  • Git

  • Jira

  • Visual Studio

  • Physics

  • MRI

  • Pulse Sequences

  • Linux

  • Windows

  • Hardware Support

  • Customer Support

MR Solutions Ltd: Pulse Sequence Developer

I did work for MR Solutions as a Pulse Sequence Developer. In that role I gained experience in:

  • Coding in Visual C++ for use on a Windows platform
  • Coding in Python for use on a Windows platform
  • Coding in MatLab for use on a Windows platform
  • Pulse Sequence Development
  • Customer Support
  • Collaboration as part of a software team using Git
  • Merging MySQL databases

Pulse Sequence Development

I implemented the following MRI sequences:

  • MPRAGE

Customer Support

I regularly provided customer support and implemented a support ticketing system. My customer support responsibilities included:

  • remote software support
  • on-site customer training
  • on-site hardware support
  • on-site development

Proficiencies

  • C++
  • C#
  • Python
  • MySQL
  • Git
  • Django
  • Visual Studio
  • Physics
  • MRI
  • Pulse Sequences
  • Linux
  • Windows
  • Hardware Support
  • Customer Support
  • OSTicket

AstraZeneca: Work Placement

Work Placement

During my PhD I undertook a 5 month work placement at AstraZeneca, Alderley Park.

Responsibilities

I was responsible for:

  • running corticosterone ELISA on blood samples;
  • running corticosterone RIA on blood samples;
  • planning MRI study;
  • carrying out MRI study on 9.4T Bruker system.

Proficiencies

  • Data Analysis
  • ELISA
  • RIA
  • MRI

STFC Daresbury Laboratory: Work Experience

Work Experience Placement

I undertook a one month work experience placement at the Medium Energy Ion Scattering Facility at the CCLRC Daresbury laboratory under the supervision of Dr. Paul Bailey.

Responsibilities

I was responsible for:

  • baking out the vacuum chamber;
  • ordering and installation of new computer hardware;
  • data analysis of example data.

I was also introduced to research specific software.

Proficiencies

  • Research
  • Data Analysis
  • Microsoft Office