Dave Collins

Senior Software Engineer

Current work and responsibilities

Dave Collins is a Senior Software Engineer working primarily on Bureau's GFE forecasting tool. He is responsible for the automatic natural language generation used in text based forecasts. He is also a key contributor to research and development of GFE grid editing tools.

Career background

Education:
  • 1997: Australian National University, Graduate Diploma in Scientific Communication
  • 1996: University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Science
Professional Positions
  • 2001–2007: Senior Developer; EDS Australia (Now HP Enterprise Services)
  • 2017–2013: Senior Software Engineer; ITG Australia
  • 2013–present: GFE Software Engineer; Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia).
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Dave Collins

Expertise:
  • Python
  • numpy
  • Linux
  • git
  • C++