Jukka Hyvärinen - English CV - 23.10.2012

Basic Information

Education & employment

  • Birth year: 1985
  • Place of residence: Helsinki, Finland
  • Email: jkhyvari'at'gmail'dot'com
  • Mobile: +358 400 724 845
I'm currently working at Rapal Oy as a Software Developer. I have a Master of Science (MSc) degree from the University of Helsinki, department of computer science. I have over 5 years of work experience in software development related tasks, most of which is related to Microsoft .NET environment. I try to keep in touch with the latest tools and technologies, such as ASP.NET MVC and knockout.js, and apply those in work as possible.

Computer Skills

I have very strong experience in software development related tools such as Microsoft Visual Studio. I have excellent skills in many programming languages and software development related technologies, the most important of which are listed below:

Technology Experience Work experience
Microsoft .NET (versions 1.1 - 4.5) and .NET CF.
C# 4.0, LINQ, ASP.NET 2.0 / MVC 3.0, Silverlight 5, WCF, SharePoint 2010
7 years over 4 years
Java (versions 1.4 - 6.0).
J2SE, Swing, Servlets, JDBC
5 years over 2 years
MS Visual C++ (6.0 - 2005), STL, Win32 API
8 years over 2 years
Relational (SQL) and object databases.
MS SQL Server 2005/2008, Postgres, MySQL, NHibernate, LINQ to SQL, RavenDB
5 years over 4 years
HTML5, JQuery, knockout, Schema
5 years over 4 years

I also have experience with the following:

Language skills

My mother's tongue is Finnish. In addition to that I write, read and speak English fairly fluently.

Work history

May 2012 - Current (5mth): full-time at Rapal Oy (title "Software Developer").

Software development using ASP.NET MVC 3 & 4, jQuery, CoffeeScript, knockout, MVVM & repository patterns, RavenDB document database. We've been applying the Scrum process model.


May 2011 - April 2012 (11mth): civil service at FICORA (title "ICT support")

Intranet development using SharePoint 2010, multiple tools using .NET and PowerShell 2.0. At the same time I was self-studying ASP.NET MVC 3, Razor and making more interactive websites using jQuery.


March 2008 - April 2011 (38mth): part- and full-time at Cybercom NSD (title "Software Developer").

My assignments included ASP.NET 2.0 / .NET 3.5 and Silverlight web application development using WCF, NHibernate and SQL Server 2005. I became familiar with the new features in C# 3.0/4.0, including LINQ, lambda-expressions as well as ASP.NET AJAX Control Toolkit and JQuery. I have also developed some desktop applications using Windows Forms.

Most of the development/consultation was done for a single client.


September 2005 - July 2007 (22mth): part- and full-time at Nomovok Oy (title "Software Developer").

My assignments included .NET, ANSI C and Qt (C++) software development for customers such as Nokia, plus some Symbian S60 development and various database-related tasks. In addition to programming, I was responsible for design and testing in multiple projects. 


May 2005 - September 2005 (3.5mth): full-time at CRD Systems (title "Programmer").

My assignments mostly included programming of Java-based database-related servlet pages (JSP) using Tomcat, and some .NET-based software development for desktop.


I finished my master's thesis in 2010.
I finished my bachelor's thesis in 2007.
I graduated from Järvenpään Lukio (high school) in 2004. My grades consist of 4 Eximia (including long math) and 1 Magna.

Courses / training attended