Alexandre Bertails

Scala developer - Linked Data expert

San Francisco, CA alexandre@bertails.org
French Visa: Green Card owner

Highlights

Professional experience

Mar 2015 - ongoing

Apple • Cupertino, CA

Technical Lead
Feb 2014 - Feb 2015

Pellucid Analytics • New York, NY

Pellucid makes a tablet- and browser-based software solution for data visualizations.
Software developer
Jul 2009 - Feb 2014

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) • Cambridge, MA

The W3C is an international community that develops open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web.
Software developer - System engineer
  • lead Scala developer for a unified platform for the W3C validators
  • deployment, maintenance and support for new and legacy systems
  • created banana-rdf and read-write-web, a pre-LDP server for personal data
  • participation in various Linked Data-related W3C groups
  • editor for the W3C Recommendation RDB2RDF - Direct Mapping
May 2008 - Jul 2009

Atos - Open Source Center • Paris, France

Atos is an international IT services company. I worked mainly for the French National Library on the big data project SPAR.
Software architect
  • typical Java stack: Maven, J2EE, Spring
  • lot of RDF work: data modeling, load testing with Virtuoso
Sep 2007 - Apr 2008

Entropic-Synergies • Paris, France

Entropic-Synergies is a web-agency specialized in social games.
Software architect
Mar 2006 - Sep 2007

INRIA • Saclay, France

INRIA is the French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control.
PhD candidate

Education

2006
MSc in Computer Engineering at Telecom ParisTech • Paris, France
2006
MSc in Computer Science at MPRI - University Paris VII • Paris, France
2003
BSc in Computer Science at University Paris VII (ranked 1st) • Paris, France

Language proficiency

French
native
English
fluent