João Pedro Dias

Master in Informatics and Computing Engineering


About Me

I'm João Pedro Dias, recently graduated student of the Informatics and Computing Engineering Master degree at Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto (FEUP). Even when I was young, I've always been passionate about technology specially in the areas of security, web and programming. These were the main reasons that made me choose Informatics Engineering to study and to work in the future. Besides that I'm also an amateur photographer.


Name: João Pedro Dias

Age: 23 years

Location: Porto, Portugal

Curriculum Vitae (.pdf)


Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto
Master in Informatics and Computing Engineering (GPA: 15 out of 20)

Honors & Awards: 2nd Place European BEST Engineering Competition (1 stPlace on Local (Porto) and National (Portugal) Stages)

Externato de Vila Meã
Science and Technology(GPA: 17 out of 20)

Honors & Awards: Honours Board 9th Grade| 2nd Place PmatE Fis12 | 1st Place PmatE Mat12

Work experience
Researcher at LIACC - Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science Laboratory, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, within the scope of the PEDDIR project.

IEEE Student Branch Universidade do Porto
Executive Committee (Secretary)
As a voluntary member I had organized and co-organized some workshops (C#, Photography, Latex, Web Development) and events. As a secretary I was responsable for mantain the minutes of all meetings and other paperwork.

2015 (July and August)
Summer Engineering Intern
Development of a Deploy Logger Service, a service for documenting and recording the release of new product versions over time. Builted using Scala and Backbone.

Centro Hospitalar do Tâmega e Sousa
2014 (July and August)
IT Internship
Development of an expedient management system for replacing the existent system based on paper archives. Developed using PHP, Javascript, HTML5, CSS (Bootstrap) and MySQL. Additionally did a small proof of concept using Node.js and MongoDB for showing patient information.