Jean-Nicolas Artaud

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Engineer in C++/Qt development

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  • Work in a dynamic environment and collaborate with communities
  • Undertake challenging problems & take part in innovations
  • Ensure customer satisfaction via user-centered approaches

Open Source Contributions

2012 - Present
KDE Meetings management Community and meeting management.
Member of the Toulibre LUG board

2011 - 2012
Calligra (The KDE generation C++/Qt integrated and free software office suite)
C++/Qt development, Stage UI design.
Community and meeting management.

2010 - 2011
KOffice (The C++/Qt integrated and free software office suite)
KOffice development, bug fixing.

2009 - 2010
KOffice & KDE’s git Migration
Migration plan and script development.

Professional Experience

From April 2013 - Present
Telespazio - One of the world’s leading players in satellite services
Engineer in software, C++/Qt development.
Development of a broadcast satellite system.
o Migrates software to new technologies C/C++, Qt5.
o UDP Network managements with the Qt Network framework.
o Update and migration of the database to PostgreSQL 9, SQL, triggers.
o Help in bug fixing on the web GUI in php5, JQuery, Bootstrap.
Project continuous integration responsible, installation of jenkins, jobs management on several OS (Windows Server, RedHat, Debian), linux project packaging (RPM, DEB)

From Sept 2010 to March 2013
Otonomy-aviation - Leading actor of High Definition entertainment camera and embedded aircraft security systems
Engineer in embedded software development.
C, postgresql and perl development on CPU to manage the whole system
o Features add, code refactoring, database management,
o rs232 and rs485 manipulation to make interact several devices,
o Stand alone mode using perl scripts.
PIC24f development (low power mode, sensors management, devices communication).

From Novembre 2009 to June 2010
KO GmbH - The Open Document Company Software Engineer (internship)
KOffice C++/Qt development, KOffice & KDE ’s git migration

From April 1st to August 31st 2009
Otonomy Aviation - Monitoring of ground planes Quality & Test Engineer (internship)
Quality & Integration assurance, Maintainablility, Product testing and validation

From April 1st to July 31st 2008
Institut de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse (IRIT)
Software Engineer (internship)
Metamodeling in an avionic context

Technical Expertise

Main skill
C/C++, Qt/KDE

Scrum, eXtreme Programming, Kanban knowledge

Programming Languages

IDEs & Tools
Eclipse, Kdevelop, Subversion, Git, Bugzilla

Operating System Knoledge
Open SuSE, (K)Ubuntu, RedHat, CentOS, Debian, Embedded Debian


2008/2010 Master Degree in Software Engineering
Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France.

2007/2008 Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering
Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France.

2005/2007 Preparatory classes: two years undergraduate intensive course in mathematics and physics
Lycée Bellevue, Toulouse, France.

Additional Information

o French: Mother tongue.
o English: Conversational.
o Spanish: Notions.

o GeoCaching: Looking for treasures all over the world, with a GPS
o Carom billiards: In a club, but not in competitions
o Music: Study of the flute for 7 years, techno music (composition)