Dr. Seppo Heikkilä

Basic

Employee, Senior Robotics Engineer, GIM Ltd.

Espoo, Finland

Skills

C/C++
SQL
Linux
Unix
HTML
PHP
Java
Matlab/Octave
Perl
Python
Automation
Embedded systems
Software development
Cloud computing
Robotics
User interfaces
Space technology

Timeline

Professional experience for Seppo Heikkilä

  • Current 3 years and 11 months, since Dec 2017

    Senior Robotics Engineer

    GIM Ltd.

    R&D services in mobile robotics. We build robots!

  • 2 years, Jan 2016 - Dec 2017

    Research Fellow

    HIPTEK Lab at CERN, Switzerland

    Working in "Scalable and Secure Infrastructures for Cloud Operations" (SSICLOPS.eu) project.

  • 2 years and 10 months, Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

    Fellow

    CERN

    Fellow in the CERN openlab and the CERN IT Data Storage and Services (DSS) group. Evaluation of cloud storages and integrating them with existing CERN services.

  • 5 months, Oct 2012 - Feb 2013

    Consultant

    ThalenT SA

    Software development for ownCloud-based vendor-free distributed file storage system.

  • 5 months, Feb 2012 - Jun 2012

    Postdoc Researcher

    HIPTEK Lab at CERN, Switzerland

    Postdoc researcher in the field of cloud-based data storage.

  • 5 years and 5 months, Sep 2006 - Jan 2012

    Researcher

    Automation Technology Laboratory, Aalto University, Finland

    Doctoral studies in the field of human-robot interaction and a course assistant in the Erasmus Mundus SpaceMaster program (spacemaster.eu). Instructor of five M.Sc. theses.

  • 9 months, Jan 2008 - Sep 2008

    Ph.D. Student (within ESA NPI programme)

    European Space Agency (ESA), Netherlands

    Research on robotic astronaut assistants.

  • 2 years and 8 months, Jan 2003 - Aug 2005

    Research Assistant

    Automation Technology Laboratory, Aalto University, Finland

    Robot control softwares, HW and PCB design, ucontrollers, indoor personal navigation system (Master’s thesis), course assistant (automation fundamentals).

  • 4 months, May 2002 - Aug 2002

    Trainee

    Nokia

    Intern in 3G protocol software team. Programming with C, software design with UML-charts, and evaluation of real-time SQL databases.

  • 1 year and 3 months, Feb 2001 - Apr 2002

    Research Assistant

    Space Technology Laboratory, Aalto University, Finland

    Processing of remote sensing data (MODIS and ERS-SAR images) with Matlab.

Educational background for Seppo Heikkilä

  • 5 years and 3 months, Sep 2006 - Nov 2011

    Automation and systems technology

    Aalto University, Finland

  • 1 year and 1 month, Sep 2005 - Sep 2006

    Space studies including technical, financial and legal aspects

    International Space University, France

  • 5 years and 7 months, Sep 1999 - Mar 2005

    Electrical engineering and telecommunications

    Helsinki University of Technology, Finland

    Major subject: Space Technology, 1st minor subject Automation and Control Technology and 2nd minor Software Systems

Languages

  • English

    Fluent

  • Finnish

    First language

  • Spanish

    Basic

  • French

    Basic

  • German

    Basic

  • Portuguese

    Basic

  • Swedish

    Basic

Wants

C/C++
SQL
Linux
Unix
HTML
PHP
Java
Matlab/Octave
Perl
Python
Automation
Embedded systems
Software development
Cloud computing
Robotics
User interfaces
Space technology

Interests

Skiing
Hiking
Running
Travelling

Browse over 18 million XING members