About Me

Contact Details

Jacques Troussard
105 Margarido Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 US

(925)478-0337
jacques.troussard@gmail.com

Education

University of Mary Washington

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science GPA 3.33 December 2017

  • Dean's List Fall 2016
  • Hackathon Prize Winner Fall 2017
  • List of Significant courses taken:
    • CPSC 240: Object-oriented Analysis and Design (Java)
    • CPSC 340: Data Structures and Algorithms (C++)
    • CPSC 350: Applications of Databases (Python/PostgreSQL)
    • CPSC 430: Software Engineering (Agile Development)
    • CPSC 448: Advanced Web Application Development (JavaScript)

Northern Virginia Community College

Associates of Science, Social Sciences GPA 3.38 August 2016

  • Honor Student of the Year (Woodbridge campus) 2016
  • List of Significant courses taken:
    • CSC 130: Scientific Programming (Java)
    • CSC 205: Computer Organization (Architecture)
    • ENG 112: Honors English Composition

Work

Audi Arlington

Warranty Administrator Arlington, VA, USA May 2014 - Janurary 2015

  • Reviewed up to 100 warranty claims per day, which required the parsing of technical descriptions and supporting test data from technicians.
  • Worked with several departments to ensure that responsible parties would deliver appropriate documentation for each stage of the repair process ensuring the claim would be paid.

HATS Facilities Management Services

Engineer/Management Dubai, United Arab Emirates October 2010 - October 2013

  • Supervised maintenance and restoration projects for hospitality, residential, and industrial properties.
    • Primary clients:
      • Ritz-Carlton Dubai Marina
      • Le Meridian Dubai Hotel
  • Performed site surveys of primary building systems.
  • Met with and vetted vendors/subcontractors.
  • Work on several projects with teams from very diverse cultural, language, and religious backgrounds. (European, South Asian, Middle Eastern)

Mercedes-Benz of Honolulu

Warranty Administrator Honolulu, HI, USA August 2009 - July 2010

  • Maintained warranty standards across three different islands.
  • Processed claims valued over $20,000.
  • Helped process necessary internal paperwork to maintain an in-house loaner fleet of over 70 vehicles.

Obsidian Motors: Mercedes-Benz Repair Center

Service Advisor Oakley, CA, USA September 2008 - July 209

  • Met with repair shop clients to ascertain needs and plan service work. Explained services for repairs and outlined costs.
  • Coordinated with staff and clients for shuttle rides and loaner vehicles.
  • Sold any additional services/repairs if necessary.
  • Managed claims with insurance and third party warranty companies.
  • Maintained on-line parts sales website and operations.

Skills

This is a list of the technologies with which I am most familiar. This is not a comprehensive collection, as I am always experimenting and growing my skillset.

  • Java
  • PostgreSQL
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • HTML5
  • Flask

Blender 3D Modeling

3D modeling is more of a hobby than a professional skill. However I have invested a great deal of time into studying and practicing this disipline. I have even used this skill to produce marketing materials for an Eningeering services firm I worked for in the past.

Inspirtation

  • There are 10 kinds of people in this world. Those who understand binary, and those who don't.

    Unknown
  • When something is important enough, you do it, even if the odds are not in your favor.

    Elon Musk

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