P.J. Finlay

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I am a Python and C++ developer and open source enthusiast with experience in neural machine translation and Linux.

I am the founder of Argos Open Tech, a company that develops open source machine translation software.

I do software develoment contracting; if you interested in working with me please email me at admin@argosopentech.com

Chicago, U.S.A



Argos Open Tech - Owner/Operator
  • Developed Argos Translate, an open source machine translation library written in Python (2500+ GitHub stars)
  • Helped build LibreTranslate (5000+ GitHub stars)
  • Developed Python and Linux software to automate training NLP language models
  • Built a brand and social media presence
  • Supervised a freelance game developer to build Conquest

August 2020-October 2023

Belvedere Trading - Software Engineer
  • C++ and Python software development for fintech applications
  • Developed and maintained low latency C++ trading software for executing futures and commodities trades
  • Developed new features independently while working closely with product managers and end users
  • Passed FINRA Series 57 exam


Belvedere Trading - Software Engineering Intern


Rocket Software - DevOps Engineering Intern


Specdrums - Android Development Intern



Cornell University - B.S. Information Science, Minor in Computer Science

Past Projects

Available Contract Services

  • I can develop or maintain software for you on a contract basis. I can also manage technical software projects and help coordinate other developers.
  • Support or consulting for machine translation software
  • Custom Argos Translate model training
  • Managed hosting for a dedicated machine translation API server
  • Upwork profile