Leonardo Boiko’s Résumé


Computer scientist. Debian GNU/Linux user and advocate since 2001. Programmer of very low-level (C) and very high-level (Ruby, Scheme, Python) languages, but not those in-between (Java). Sysadmin, command-line addict, Emacs devotee. Lispnik. Technical writer. Webdeveloper of that kind who reads specifications for fun. Dabbler in design & the arts.



  1. Systems administrator, Google Brazil (January 2008October 2008)

    • Improvements & maintenance in internal Ruby on Rails system
    • Ample work in documentation
    • Troubleshooting of Linux systems and networks
    • Operating system installs and upgrades involving automation and virtualization
    • Linux helpdesking
  2. Technical writer, Mandriva Linux (September 2007November 2007)

    • Writing, design, & typography of educational Linux security material
  3. Systems administrator, Orolix Software (January 2007July 2007)

    • Development of internal Python-based software distribution systems
    • MySQL database consulting & maintenance
    • Linux servers administration and troubleshooting involving virtualization
  4. C programmer, Conectiva Linux (August 2004Mar 2005)

    • Development of C library for SyncML parsing
    • Sysadmin for group servers (Subversion, Apache, networking &c.)
  5. Scholarship student, Federal University of Paraná (March 2001December 2006)

    Participated in numerous scholarship programs, including:

    • Installation and maintenance of statistics lab’s Debian GNU/Linux network
    • Development and maintenance of large-scale chess server in C, used in local chess tournaments
    • Development of Python (web.py) webapp for chess tournament management
    • Development of Java-based university management webapp, using Tomcat, XML, XSL, and web standards
    • Graph Theory assistant teacher for a year


Bachelors in Computer Science, Federal University of Paraná (March 2001December 2006)

Contact information

Leonardo Boiko
São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Jabber (Google Talk): leoboiko@gmail.com