Guy Barrington

Perth, Western Australia

[email protected]

[email protected]

Student, programmer, geneticist, event medic, volunteer ambulance officer.

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Stack Overflow

PEB logo Plant Energy Biology


Event Medic & Volunteer Ambulance Officer, St John Ambulance WA Perth, Pinjarra, & Harvey, WA Apr 2014 — present

Volunteering in both Event Health Services and Country Ambulance Service departments, holding the rank of Event Medic and Event Ambulance Officer / Level 2 Officer, obtained employment with Event Health Services as an Event Medic in July 2015.

Full stack web developer, hipflask Perth, WA Dec 2013 — Jan 2017

Using variety of technologies including Python, Django, PostgreSQL + PostGIS, HTML/CSS/JS, React, and some Android development. Working on the company's backend RESTful API and frontend webapps.


Master of Biotechnology (Genetics & Genomics) The University of Western Australia Aug 2016 — present

By coursework and dissertation.

Research project: Controlling translation via mRNA start codon editing at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Plant Energy Biology.

Bachelor of Science (Computer Science & Genetics) The University of Western Australia Feb 2013 — Jun 2016

Bragging rights

Recipient of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Plant Energy Biology Summer Scholarship, 2017 Finalist for St John Ambulance WA's Young Volunteer of the Year (Metro), 2015 Scitech Young Innovator of the Year 2012 (Smartphone Apps) Hold current Provide First Aid, Provide Advanced Resuscitation, and Event Medic qualifications