B Horn

Software Developer with an interest in remote sensing, infosec and embedded development.

Education

First Class Honours BSc Computer Science at Coventry University (2016-2020)

Thesis was on object detection in Satellite imagery, focused on the Sentinel 2 dataset.

Projects

Most of my projects are on my GitHub.

Awards

2020 MLH Top 50 Hackers

Major League Hacking's list of "people who have stood out from the crowd and done something exceptional within the hacker community", for my work with CovHack and hack.athon.uk.

Talks

2020-01-21 | PUWELL’s Bizarre Adventure @ CovHackSoc | Slides

Talk on modifying a IP camera to run custom code. Goes into obtaining a firmware dump, getting code execution and some fun with Linux internals.

Hackathons

I'm heavily involved in the UK hackathon scene, attending over 20 hackathons during my time as an undergraduate, co-founded CovHack and started the wiki for hackathons in the uk.

You can see some of my projects on my devpost

Travel

I've travelled to over 30 countries, doing things such as:

  • Backpacking through Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan) and the Southern Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia).
  • Doing a Internship based around remote sensing in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Cultural Exchanges in Oslo (Norway), Helsinki (Finland) and Guangzhou (China)

Contact

Email: b+site AT horn.uk

Hiring

Currently UK based, but I'm open to remote work or relocation to mainland Europe, Ireland, Canada or South Africa.

You can discuss opportunities with me at b+hiring AT horn.uk.