Senior Staff at Google
Senior Staff Software Engineer
January 2010 to Present
September 2009 to November 2009
Manager, Offline group
February 2008 to August 2009
February 2007 to January 2008
Senior Software Engineer
February 2006 to January 2007
University of Pisa
PhD student & Research Contractor
2002 to 2006
What company does Corrado Zoccolo work for?
Corrado Zoccolo works for Google
What is Corrado Zoccolo's role at Google?
Corrado Zoccolo is Senior Staff Software Engineer
What industry does Corrado Zoccolo work in?
Corrado Zoccolo works in the Computer Software industry.
Team-oriented, creative and technically-experienced, seeking senior research and development position in a leading industry in the IT field.Senior Staff Software Engineer @ From January 2010 to Present (6 years) Post-doctoral Fellow @ From September 2009 to November 2009 (3 months) Manager, Offline group @ Led a geographically distributed group of software engineers (Italy, China, U.S.) to develop a major release of the Ask.com image search engine. Worked with talented developers to improve image processing algorithms, in challenging areas like image quality quantification, porn detection, association of relevant text to images, image search relevance. From February 2008 to August 2009 (1 year 7 months) Technical Leader @ Overhauled the web indexer architecture, to spot bottlenecks and redesign the hotter spots for improved reliability and scalability. I led a small group of developers to implement the designed changes, as well as all the new features that were requested. Designed and developed a fresh image indexer, capable to index the flow of images coming from news in near-real time. From February 2007 to January 2008 (1 year) Senior Software Engineer @ Developed various components for a major release of Ask.com web indexer, with improved scalability and performance w.r.t. previous release. Abstracted common features and code into a plugin based framework to easily build new components. Developed a middleware extension for reliable communication and data storage, and devised an abstract model that guarantees conforming applications to have zero to minimal data loss in case of various degrees of software and hardware failures. From February 2006 to January 2007 (1 year) PhD student & Research Contractor @ Development of a compiler for the parallel programming language ASSIST. Coordination of the development of a component programming model for the ASSIST programming environment. Experience in various italian and european research projects, including various MIUR strategic projects, CoreGRID, Grid.it, SAIB. From 2002 to 2006 (4 years) Diploma di Licenza, Computer Science @ Scuola Normale Superiore From 1996 to 2001 Laurea, Computer Science @ Università di Pisa From 1996 to 2001 Liceo Scientifico Majorana Latina Corrado Zoccolo is skilled in: Distributed Systems, Algorithms, Parallel Computing, Parallel Programming, Data Structures, Optimization, C++, Programming, Scalability, Linux, Software Design, Machine Learning, Network Programming, Perl, Java
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
2 year(s), 3 month(s)
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