Marija Pinkute just completed her Masters of Informatics with Honours degree at the University of Edinburgh. Her academic interests lie in Software Engineering, Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning. Before joining CERN for the summer Marija gained industry experience by interning in Goldman Sachs and the Amazon Development Centre Scotland.
During her stay at CERN she is working on backing up Oracle Application Express (APEX) applications. APEX is widely used at CERN for web application development based on data stored in Oracle databases. The project involves testing the available backup tools and developing a wrapper to provide the desired back up capabilities.