Curriculum Vitae - John Levon

John Levon
Flat 77, Vantage Quay
Brewer Street, Manchester
M1 2ER

Phone: +44 (0)161 244 5575

DOB: 1977-05-13


Sun Microsystems, December 2003—current: Software Engineer

Engineer with the Solaris kernel development team, involving feature design, implementation and testing, customer support; focus on resource management and observability.

credativ GmbH, 2002: LyX Development Contract

10-week contract: design, implementation and testing of revision tracking in the C++-based document processor LyX.

Manchester University, September 2000—June 2002: Teaching Assistant

Teaching Computer Science undergraduate laboratories and examples classes.

National Computing Centre, September 1997—August 1998: Software Engineer

Large-scale Solaris-based GSM network consolidation project; Y2K auditing; working within a SEI CMM Level 4 environment.


Manchester University, September 2000—June 2002

Ph.D. research in JVM garbage collection on chip multi-processors.

Manchester University, September 1999—September 2000

M.Sc. Advanced Computer Science, with Distinction.

Manchester University, September 1995—September 1999

B.Sc. Computer Science (Hons.), First Class.

Earlier education

A-grade Maths, Computer Science, Physics A-levels


Relevant experience


Available on request.