Peter F. Addison

619 First St. East

Cornwall, ON

K6H 1L9


Phone: (613) 937-3006



To acquire an entry level position in an organization where my skills and talents will be used and challenged.


  • Excellent oral and written skills

  • Able to work independently or in a team environment

  • Willing to share and expand existing knowledge

  • Ability to learn quickly in new situations

  • Highly focused

  • Currently have Enhanced Reliability Security Status

Past Projects:

  • Develop and Setup a Digital Filing System for utmost efficiency on LAN

  • Implement the system across the company network

  • Document and create short users manual for system usage

  • Developed a small application to filter out information in text files

  • Developed small application to forward IP and MAC addresses to predefined email addresses for personal use under Linux

Current Projects:

  • Currently in the process of developing a subnet bandwidth analyzer that has the ability to monitor the bandwidth used by user defined internet serives. (i.e. Http) This project's target platform is Linux. Project homepage:


Computer Engineering Technology (Diploma)

January 2000 to April 2000

Saint Lawrence College

Cornwall, Ontario

(613) 933 6080

Glengarry District High School

1989   1994

Alexandria, Ontario

(613) 525 1066


Operating Systems Known:

  • LINUX, Solaris 8

  • Windows 95/98/NT/2000

Experience in Following Programming Languages:

  • ANSI C

  • C++

  • Delphi

  • Kylix

  • Assembly (8086 family processors)

Experience in Following Scripting Languages

  • UNIX/Linux Shell Scripting

  • Perl

  • VB Script

  • Javascript

Experience in Following APIs, Toolkits

  • COM/COM+

  • ActiveX

  • OCX

  • Trolltech's QT

  • Xlib

  • Multithreading

  • Athena

  • libpcap

Development Environments:

  • Borland C++

  • Turbo C++

  • MS Visual Studio (VC++ 6.0+)

  • Gcc

  • MASM 6.11

  • Kdevelop

  • Anjuta

  • gIDE

Test Equipment Used:

  • Various multi-meters

  • Oscilloscopes

  • Spectrum Analyzer

  • Soldering Tools


  • BIND

  • Apache Webserver, IIS servers

  • OpenSSH

  • wu-FTP, pro-FTP servers

  • Certification in Auto CAD Fundamentals (2D drawing)

  • Star Office

  • WordPerfect

  • MS Office

  • HTML tagging under Linux and Windows

Volunteer Experience:

  • Installed various distributions of Linux for the public

Work Experience:

Communications Equipment Technician (Work Term)

May 2001 to August 2001

United Tri-Tech Cormporation

Cornwall, Ontario

(613) 937-2000

  • Test, Troubleshoot and Repair Communications sub-modules

  • Perform burn in testing on boards

  • Make changes to test equipment programming to meet new needs of testing

Junior Programmer (Co-operative Work Term)

September 2000 to December 2000

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

CEB/WAN Section

Ottawa, Ontario

(613) 998-7529

  • Prepared research papers for CIEB Branch on LDAP, DWDM and various standards

  • Performed research on various data communications technology used on the RCMP network or to be evaluated for the network

  • Created costing models and drawings of network systems

  • Worked on testing of new VPN system including documenting operational procedures

Workstation Support Technician (Co-operative Work Term)

January 2000 to April 2000

Canadian International Development Agency

Hull, Quebec

(816) 997-6470

  • Performed various software installations

  • Made workstation hardware repairs/replacements

  • Performed various NT/9x Installations

  • Created hard drive images for ease of reinstallation of OS/applications for specific systems.

  • Performed Maintenance on Various types of printers (laser and Ink)

  • Security Clearance given by CIDA

Network Administration

May 1999 to September 1999

Farley Windows Inc.

Alexandria, Ontario

(613) 525 3065

  • Made PC repairs/upgrades

  • Made OS and software installations

  • Checked for year 2000 compliance in hardware and software

  • Implemented Digital Filing System into the day to day

  • Teach usage of Digital Filing System to other employees

References available upon request.