Massimiliano Marcon

Rapid Prototyping Engineer ● Full Stack Developer ● Creative Coder

Accomplished Software engineer and passionate innovator specializing in web standards and front-end development, rapid prototyping, distributed systems and Service Oriented Architectures. Extensive background in full-cycle of software development process, TDD/BDD and agile methodologies.

Open source developer, occasional public speaker, creative map maker.

Professional Interests

  • Rapid prototyping, digital maps, location services
  • Web applications and web standards
  • Database systems
  • Data visualization
  • Distributed systems

Technical Skills

  • Programming/Scripting: Java, JavaScript, PHP, Bash, Objective C , C/C++, Ruby.
  • Web: HTML5, CSS, XML, jQuery, Node.js, AJAX, J2EE, Spring.
  • Database/DBMS: SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, DynamoDB.
  • Versioning Systems: CVS, SVN, Git.

When and Where


Senior Engineer at Nokia

November 2011 ➞ Present

Full stack software engineer, enthusiastic innovator, research week winner, tech talker, always building the next cool feature for Nokia's location platform HERE.

Often busy with some rapid prototyping to explore new directions for the product, to draft new functionalities or just to challenge the status quo.

Research Associate, R&D Engineer at IHMC

April 2008 ➞ November 2011

R&D Engineer with expertise in web technologies, distributed systems, Service Oriented Architectures, network protocols and simulations.

Researcher, Web engineer, iOS application maker.

Student Intern at IHMC

August 2007 ➞ March 2008

Worked on strategies for service discovery and resources exploitation for Mobile Ad-hoc Networks (MANET) and other peer-to-peer environments. Gained experience with network protocol design and implementation, service discovery techniques and peer-to-peer frameworks with particular focus on MANETs.


MS in Computer Science and Engineering at Università di Ferrara

September 2005 ➞ March 2008

Thesis: “Resource Exploitation and Service Discovery Capabilities for MANET Environments”.

BS in Computer Science and Engineering at Università degli Studi di Padova

October 2001 ➞ September 2005

Thesis: “Debitor Idoneus: Web-based Information System to Identify Persons and Corporations that become bankrupted”.


Native Speaker
Full Professional Proficiency



  • Cañas, A., Carff, R., Marcon, M., “Knowledge Model Viewers For The iPad And The Web”, CMC 2012.
  • Suri, N., Uszok, A., Lenzi, R., Marcon, M., Breedy, M., Bradshaw, J.M., Fu, Y., Hanna, J., Combs, V., Sinclair, A., Grant, R., Hillman, R., “Extending Net‐Centricity to Coalition Operations”, KSCO 2010.
  • Suri, N., Marcon, M., Uszok, A., Breedy, M., Bradshaw, J.M., Carvalho, M., Hanna, J., Hilman, R., Combs, V., Sinclair, A., “A Dynamic and Policy-Controlled Approach to Federating Information Systems”, MILCOM 2010.
  • Suri, N., Carvalho, M., Ansaloni, D., Arguedas, M., Benincasa, G., Benvegnù, E., Bradshaw, J.M., Breedy, M., Choy, S., Kovach, J., Marcon, M., Quitadamo, R., Rebeschini, M., Tokarcik, L., Tortonesi, M., Winkler, R., “Agile Computing and Its Applications to Tactical Military Environments”, Book chapter for “ADVANCED DECISION ARCHITECTURES FOR THE WARFIGHTER: Foundations and Technology”, 2009.
  • Loyall, J., Gillen, M., Sinclair, A., Carvalho, M., Bunch, L., Marcon, M., Martignoni, A., “Quality of Service in Us Air Force Information Management Systems”, MILCOM 2009.
  • Suri, N., Uszok, A., Bradshaw, J.M., Breedy, M., Carvalho, M., Hanna, J., Hutcheson, T., Marcon, M., Sinclair, A., “Supporting Federated Information Spaces With the Joint Battlespace Infosphere (JBI) Platform”, KSCO 2009.
  • Suri, N., Marcon, M., Quitadamo, R., Rebeschini, M., Arguedas, M., Stabellini, S., Tortonesi, M., Stefanelli, C., “An Adaptive and Efficient Peer-To-Peer Service-Oriented Architecture for Manet Environments With Agile Computing”, ACNM 2008.