Curriculum Vitae

Fabrice Niessen
email: (concat "fni" at-symbol "")


I am a network and software engineer. I work in Brussels.


  • 2006–2008 — VTI, Leuven (Belgium)
    Bachelor of Science (with Honors) in Electronics.
    Degree on "RFID (Radio Frequency Identification)".
  • 1993–1996 — FUNDP, Namur (Belgium)
    Master of Science (with Honors) in Computer Science.
    Degree on "X.500, the distributed directory service" (telecommunications and networks).
  • 1991–1993 — FUNDP, Namur (Belgium)
    Bachelor of Science (with Honors) in Mathematics.

Work Experience

I have several years of experience in designing networks.

Skills Summary

  • General Computing — Emacs used as primary (and almost only) editor since 1999, and as mail and newsreader since 2004. Expert Emacs customization knowledge. Expertise in working with LaTeX.
  • Operating Systems — Windows 95/98/2000/XP, GNU/Linux (Ubuntu).
  • Languages — Delphi, C/C++, Emacs Lisp, SQL, Bash shell script.
  • Databases — SQL Server.
  • Services — firewalls.
  • Networking — IP, ATM.
  • Hardware — ATmega MCU

The rest is coming soon!

Spoken Languages

  • French (native),
  • English (fluent),
  • Dutch (fluent),
  • Spanish (scholar).

Recruit me for any:

  • English to French translation (traducteur anglais francais),
  • Dutch to French translation (vertaling nederlands frans) or
  • Spanish to French translation (traductor de espanol a frances).