Hello! My name is José Duarte and I am currently finishing my Master’s degree in Computer Science at FCT NOVA.

I am eager to learn more and expand my horizons, constantly looking for experiences and projects, always making the best out of every one. I am a team player, being able to assume responsibility for my errors and willing to improve my skills, being receptive to feedback and able to learn from mistakes.

Work Experience

  • FCT NOVA Cybersecurity Group

    • Co-Founder, Administrator & Speaker - September 2018 - Present
      • Manage the group
      • Host weekly workshops
  • Caixa Mágica

    • Internship - June 2019 - September 2019
      • Developed an Android library & demo app for the Portuguese Citizen Card
  • FCT NOVA/NOVALINCS

    • Research Project - February 2018 - July 2018
      • Partnership with IPMA
      • Developed a simulation model for the Fire Weather Index
      • Hands-on experience with CUDA

Volunteering

  • Portuguese Red Cross - 2018
    • Hunger Relief Effort

Education

  • Computer Science MsC

    • FCT NOVA - September 2015 - Present
    • TU Dresden - Semptember 2018 - March 2019
  • High School

    • Escola Secundária Fernão Mendes Pinto

Research Interests

  • Security
  • High Performance Computing
  • Distributed Systems & Computer Networks
  • Internet of Things

Professional Skills

Languages

  • Java
  • Kotlin
  • Python
  • Go
  • Rust
  • C
  • C++
  • Bash

Tools & Platforms

  • Git
  • Docker
  • Maven
  • Gradle
  • Linux
  • Azure
  • Heroku

Soft Skills

  • Teamwork
  • Critical Thinking
  • Willingness to Learn & Accept Feedback
  • Open Minded
  • Detail Oriented

Languages

  • Portuguese - Native
  • English - Proficient