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Jesper Fyhr Knudsen

Software Developer

  • email: jesper@fyhr.dk
  • phone: (+45) 4291 1790

Work Experience

Geckon ApS

Co-Founder, Back-end Developer
  • Dansk kulturarv
  • LARM.FM
  • Eurovision Archive

    Setup a cloud environment hosted in the Cloud on Amazon Web Services.
    Created a platform for European Broadcasting Unions (EBU) members to archive and share high res, broadcast quality versions of Eurovision contests, and the extensive metadata that go along with it.
    Designed and implemented a workflow for receiving digital copies of the annual Eurovision shows from all 40+ members.

  • CoSound
  • Edumedia

    The site featured upload of audio and video, transcoding, publishing and searching. The purpose was to create a site for student to share their AV content, and for teachers to store and share their lectures or other material relevant for courses.
    www.edumedia.dk

  • Database migration for DR

Post Office

Co-Founder, CTO, Back-end Developer

A planning tool for maintaining company’s social media channels. The tool, organizes the posts on the customers social outlets, as well as help with inspiration and context aware suggestions to help keep the conversation going.

I created the backend, which is written in .Net 4.5, backed by a MySQL database, and Apache Solr as the search engine, and Couchbase providing the document cache. Integration is made with Facebooks Graph API, for interacting directly with the customers pages.

Wply

Co-Founder, Back-end Developer

A question and answer site and engine, with an adaptive backend, that learn what type of questions the user can answer.

I created the back-end, which is written in .Net 4.5, backed by a MySQL database, and Apache Solr as the search engine, and Couchbase providing the document cache.

Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR)

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Backend developer and daily management of smaller projects on the Innovation team.

  • Dansk kulturarv

    Digitization and assimilation project of AV material from DR archives. Users could vote for the videos they would like digitized first, and every week we would digitize the top 10 picks.
    www.danskkulturarv.dk/om

  • Bonanza

    Helped create their first website in 2006/2007.
    www.dr.dk/Bonanza

  • Videnskab.dk


    www.videnskab.dk

Technical Skills

  • .Net
  • Java
  • Apache Solr
  • Couchbase
  • Amazon AWS
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Mac OS
  • Continous Integration (Jenkins)
  • Git
  • Test Driven Development

Education

Lyngby Uddannelses Center

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Studied Computer Science (Datamatiker)

My specialization courses were: Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), and C# .Net.

Frederikgsborg Gymnasium

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Highschool