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Matthew Mains
301 Driftwood Drive
Kitchener, ON N2N1W1
mrmains@mrmains.com
Education
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON, Sept 2000 to April 2006
Bachelor of Mathematics in:
  • Honours Combinatorics and Optimization Co-op
  • Honours Computer Science Co-op
Relevant Courses:
  • Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Linear Optimization and Network Flows Theory
  • Coding Theory and Applied Cryptograph
Work Experience
CS131 Tutor, Instructional Support Group
University of Waterloo, Waterloo ON, September 2003 to December 2003, September 2004 to December 2004
  • Instructed one two hour tutorial session a week
  • Led marking sessions for weekly assignments and was responsible for grading weekly submitted materials and exams
  • Prepared materials for and led instruction at exam review sessions
Application Developer, Bell Canada Inc.
Ottawa, Ontario, May 2002 to August 2002
  • Designed, implemented and supported an application to monitor system performance and generate an annual savings of $10K
  • Assisted in design and development of order tracking system
  • Analyzed, fixed and tested application issues relating to database interaction
Developer, Bell Canada Inc.
Ottawa, Ontario, January 2001 to April 2001, September 2001 to December 2001
  • Designed and developed an application to enhance application efficiency and security
  • Solved problems related to production environment and responded to user concerns by modifying the application
  • Researched and proposed a design for increasing efficiency and decreasing memory requirements
Awards And Achievements
  • Recipient of Mike Moser Award for achievements in both academics and athletics
  • Nominated for Undergraduate Teaching Award at University of Waterloo
  • Two time Academic All-Canadian for achievements in academics and athletics
  • Current member of the Canadian National Swim Team
  • Two time Athlete of the Year at University of Waterloo