Jean-Christophe Fillion-Robin


Angestellt, R&D Engineer, Kitware Inc.

Manigod, France


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Think "out of the box"
Fast learner
Strong commitment
Self motivated
Master of Science
Engineer diploma
Associate degree in Computer Sciences
First certificate in english


Professional experience for Jean-Christophe Fillion-Robin

  • Current 13 years and 8 months, since Nov 2008

    R&D Engineer

    Kitware Inc.

  • Current 14 years and 10 months, since Sep 2007

    Software Engineer

    Cyberbotics Ltd.

    Responsible for the design and implementation of a tri-dimensional humanoid robot model capable of showing facial expressions.

  • Current 15 years and 9 months, since Oct 2006

    IS Consultant

    Scynexis, Inc.

    Improve and optimize the next-generation web-based Drug Research information management and collaboration platform. As main objective: integrate users' needs into the design of an efficient and secure application.

  • 5 months, Jul 2008 - Nov 2008

    Web designer

    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology / Lab of Electromagnetics and Acoustics

    In charge of 2 different projects: (1) Design and implementation of the X3Noise Switzerland national website, I collaborate with the different partners in order to setup the most efficient solution able to optimize the communication of the different project collaborators. (see (2) Improvement of the library web application, I extended the existing application adding a scientific publication backup mechanism plus an in-house search engine.

  • 10 months, Nov 2007 - Aug 2008

    Software Engineer-Researcher

    Laboratory of Automatic Control

    Master Thesis on "Automatic bidding in online keyword auctions".

  • 3 months, Sep 2007 - Nov 2007

    Teaching Assistant


    In charge of the practical work session for the master course "Models of biological sensory-motor systems". Assist the students to apply dynamical systems concepts to real problems using a simulation software.

  • 7 months, Feb 2007 - Aug 2007

    Student Researcher

    Biologically Inspired Robotics Group (BIRG) / EPFL

    Semester project entitled "Modeling of a real quadruped robot using Webots™ simulation platform" realized in the framework of the collaborative proposal for RoboCup's Standard Robotic Platform of July 7 2007 which took place in Atlanta. Highest grade attained.

  • 1 year and 5 months, Jun 2005 - Oct 2006

    Software Engineer intern

    Scynexis Inc.

    Developed a web-based Drug Research information management application used to support scientists and facilitate collaboration in their daily work. Analysis and testing of new technology. Involved in the tuning and performance improvement project. Worked on the redesign of the core of the platfor

  • 2003 - 2005

    Software Engineer

    Free software project Shaman-X, Safety and High Availability MANagement

    Built a working prototype of the Shaman-X recovery kit providing a set of interactive scripts and preconfigured files to fit most failure recovery cases. Responsible for the development of the user interface module “Healing Doctor – HDX” . Demonstration at the "Solution Linux 2004" forum in Paris.

  • 2 months, Aug 2004 - Sep 2004

    Software Engineer

    Geneva City Hall, ISD (Information Systems Department), Switzerland

  • 4 months, May 2003 - Aug 2003

    Software Engineer intern

    Geneva City Hall, ISD (Information Systems Department), Switzerland

    Responsible for the analysis and the implementation of a client-server architecture used to manage the passwords of the 150 servers of the city. To ensure security, efficiency and performance, server developed using C++ and open source libraries ACE, OpenSSL and Xerces-c.

Educational background for Jean-Christophe Fillion-Robin

  • 10 months, Oct 2006 - Jul 2007

    Communication Systems

    EPFL, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

    Pattern classification and Machine learning, Swarm intelligence, Models of biological sensory motors, Cognitive Psychology, Technology Strategy and Entrepreneurship in corporations

  • 2 months, Jul 2006 - Aug 2006

    Computer Sciences

    NCSU, North Carolina State University

    Performance evaluation

  • Current 18 years and 10 months, since Sep 2003

    Electronics, Computer Sciences and Telecommunications

    Lyon School of Chemistry and Electronics, CPE Lyon

    Graduation expected in September 2008

  • 2 years and 1 month, Sep 2001 - Sep 2003

    Computer Science

    University Claude-Bernard of Lyon


  • English


  • French


  • Italian



To contribute to a multidisciplinary team of engineers faced with dynamic software-oriented challenges
to design innovative solutions via cutting-edge technologies
and to utilize my strong work ethic and analytical skills.


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