Guillaume Rigal
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Experience
Oct. 2000 - Oct. 2003 SAFELOGIC Paris, France
  Partner - Chief Research and Development Officer.
Technology:
- Developed ConfiMail, a webmail encryption software.
- Designed "SafeStreaming" patent-pending technology.
- Responsible for all products' maintenance and evolution process.
Marketing / Sales:
- Creation of most products promotion material.
- Teamed with the sales manager during the pre-sales process.
As partner:
- Participated in the overall management of the company.
- Determined the company strategy along with other partners.

1999 & 2000 SAFELOGIC (internships - 3 & 6 months) Paris, France
  Engineer specialized in cryptography & software development.
R&D / Software Development:
- Creation of SafeAPI, a cryptography toolkit for software developers.
- New release of Lastwall, a network server protection software.

1998 - 2000 HI-TECH (ECE Junior Business Association) Paris, France
  Diverse short IT missions for small and big companies.

Oct. 1998 EUROHIRE VEHICLE RENTAL LTD (internship) Birmingham, UK
  Various roles to see different aspects of the business (logistics, customer care, ...).

Summer 1998 I.E.C. (internship) Paris, France
  Developed Internet Department.

Jul. 1997 SEISHIN Paris, France
  Web sites development.

Education
1997 - 2000 ECOLE CENTRALE D'ELECTRONIQUE (ECE) Paris, France
  Engineering Degree (Diplôme d'Ingénieur).
Specialization in Information Technology.
- Member of Hi-Tech, the Junior Business Association. Best sales rep. in 2000.
- Founder & President of the software and IT projects club (created school website).

1995 - 1997 UNIVERSITE PARIS 6 (Pierre et Marie Curie) Paris, France
  Associate's Degree in Physics (DEUG SCM) – Distance Learning.

1995 - 1997 LYCEE CHARLEMAGNE Paris, France
  Two-year mandatory preparation course for admissions in Engineering Schools:
"Mathématiques Supérieures" & "Mathématiques Spéciales".
1995 "Baccalauréat" in Science. Obtained with mention : "Mention Bien".

IT Skills
 
Java: J2SE / J2EE including JDBC, Servlets / JSP, EJB, JCE.
Other languages: C/C++, HTML, JavaScript, SQL, VB, XML.
Protocols / Normes: FTP, HTTP, MIME, POP3, SMTP, XML.
OS: UNIX (Solaris, Linux), Windows, DOS, Mac OS.
Open Source: Apache, Tomcat, Ant, PostgreSQL, mySQL.
Security: Cryptography, PGP, SSH, SSL, X509.
Method: UML.
Development tools: MS Visual Studio 6, Eclipse, Sun ONE Studio 4.
Office / Project: MS Office, MS Project.
Web Design: Fireworks, Paint Shop Pro, Photoshop, Dreamweaver.

Personal
  Active member of the Alumni Association of "Lycée Charlemagne".
Proficient in English (TOEFL CBT : 293/300) and good knowledge of German.
Guitar player for 10+ years. Founder & Leader of rock band Extatic (1994-2000).
Sports: jogging, windsurf, rowing, ski.
Enjoy: painting, watching US movies & sitcoms, reading English literature and travelling.