Stephen Lau

Stephen Lau

Stephen has worked developing sections of the QNX core OS as well as developing drivers in C for use in mobile devices. Also, he has setup a build and integration server for testing of drivers. At Blackberry he worked as a team lead for several concept and demo projects related to mobile UX. He has also successfully lead a creative team to develop a sign language translation concept project, resulting in an international award.

Stephen has experience developing at different layers of the software stack, from low level drivers designed and developed in C to apps written in C++ and Java.  With previous experience in firmware and driver development, rendering engine development, automated testing, and concept development Stephen is comfortable working with both large and small projects.

With a good eye for detail, Stephen has worked closely with both engineering and design teams to implement BlackBerry's rendering engine as well as many projects related to mobile UX.

Stephen has received several provincial and national medals for his work in electronics and robotics, as well as an international developer award for his work on an American Sign Language translation project.

Key skills

  • C
  • C++
  • JavaScript
  • ReactJS
  • NodeJS
  • QNX RTOS
  • Docker
  • Microservices

Previous assignments

  • BlackBerry/Research in Motion
  • Firgelli Technology
  • Canadian Department of National Defense
  • Skills Canada Robotics

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Posts by Stephen

  • Working Remotely… Very Remotely

    Does your job let you travel? Do you want it to? Our job does! And we're taking advantage of it!  Read all about our plans for remote work... very remote work.  #waaayoutofoffice

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News & feeds

  • Edument continues to invest in the Startup scene   - partner with Connect Sweden

    Last autumn we opened our Techhub for entrepreneurs and in 2019 we are also partner with Connect Sweden, an organization that helps entrepreneurs grow.

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  • ASP.NET Core updated to 2.2

    In December, version 2.2 of ASP.NET was released and this upgrade contains many exciting news that will make life easier for us developers. 

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  • Edument release Comma Community - a free Perl 6 IDE

    Today we release Comma - Community and Complete. This means that Perl 6 developers can now take part of Comma as a free version or as paying subscribers depending on one's needs.

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  • New courses this spring

    Now we are launching 5 new courses! Machine learning, React, Docker, Scrum or .NET no matter what you want to broaden yourself in, we have it.

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