- Extensive hands-on experience with computers since childhood.
- Eighteen years developing business and web applications with Microsoft Products
- Nine years professionally building and configuring computer hardware and network systems.
- Able to quickly learn new computer systems, applications and languages.
- Self-disciplined, flexible, able to work as a team member and individually to achieve results.
- Stays current with new technologies and practices.
- Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with business process owners, technical and non-technical team members.
- Experienced as a senior member, team leader, and manager of teams.
Software Development & Computer Experience
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Details of Experience
Senior Software Engineer & Architect, American Traffic Solutions
November, 2012 - Present
- Planned and Deployed Continuous Integration Server for department
- Mentored other developers on Agile coding techniques
- Quickly learned new business processes and immediately made contributions to existing code base
- Helped charter architecture review board
- Developed coding and development standards
- Guided the migration of existing projects to more modern methodologies and best practices using Scrum processes
Senior Software Engineer, Apollo Group
November, 2008 - Present
- Acted in Architect/Owner role, helping design applications and monitor their progress against requirements
- Extensive participation in Architectural Council developing designs and standards for development through out the 900+ member software organization
- Developed Activity Stream Service interface using BPEL and Intel's SOA Expressway
- Contributed to development of web services used by multiple applications.
- Participated in Agile Development teams using SCRUM methodologies.
- Contributed development on complex site that uses multiple web services.
- Contributed to existing library of continuous integration scripts and setup.
Senior Developer, Solid State Networks
May, 2006 - October, 2008
- Developed Custom website displaying statisical information on a proprietary version of the BitTorrent protocol.
- Implemented company productivity processes and software such as JIRA and Confluence.
- Team Lead for a group of up to 3 developers.
- Implemented Log parsing using SSIS.
- Helped Implement a data warehouse and SSAS cube.
- Implemented continuous integration environment using CruiseControl.NET.
- Developed web-based management tool for controlling production servers in the Solid State Content Distribution Network.
Senior Developer, Ethix Media
February, 2005 - May, 2006
- Designed and Implemented heavily customized DotNetNuke website.
- Designed, developed, documented and maintained a library of custom DotNetNuke modules to support flagship product.
- Maintained IT and hosting infrastructure of the company.
Senior Developer, Intrasight Technologies
May, 2001 - February, 2005
- Designed, developed and maintained large-scale business applications using C#, ASP.NET, .NET framework, SQL Server, Active Directory, and other Microsoft Based Server Products.
- Designed, developed and documented Web Services applications using MS .NET Technologies.
- Designed, developed and maintained Web Applications based on Microsoft Active Server Page architecture for Fortune 500 clients.
- Developed utility executables using C#.
Manager, KPMG Consulting LLC
May, 2000 - April, 2001
- Managed small group of e-business developers in Microsoft Practice including database specialist, technical writer, and two developers.
- Developed data driven, web based solutions using ASP, VB, SQL Server, IIS and other Microsoft .NET Server products.
- Designed and developed internal “Roadmap” site for use of Microsoft technologies.
Director of Software Development, quepasa.com inc.
November, 1998 - April, 2000
- Managed new development on Hispanic Portal Web Community.
- Managed team of ten developers using HTML, ASP, SQL-Server, Vignette, and other Web based technologies.
- Managed web-server farm, SQL Server, Visual Source Safe server and all development and administration servers
- Developed utility applications using VB and MS-Access
- Developed web interface to Inktomi search engine featured on site.
Developer, Today.com inc
July, 1998 - November, 1998
- Designed and developed proto-type “Template Server” Web ware technology.
Developer/Consultant, Kemptah Group/ Department of Education, Arizona
October, 1997 - July, 1998
- Developed web-based, data driven intra-net site for Dept. of Education.
Programmer, IKON Office Solutions
February, 1995 - October, 1997
- Designed, developed, and maintained inventory application for warehouse (MS-Access based).
- Maintained and integrated MS-Access based sales tracking application with inventory application.
- Developed utility programs using MS-Access and Visual Basic.
Education and Training
- KPMG Consulting Management Training Course
- KPMG Internet and Wireless Training
- Certified in Microsoft OS (transcript available)
- Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) Course at Computer Education Specialists
- Phoenix College
- Arizona State University
- Camelback High-School
Awards and Certifications
- Microsoft Certified Solution Developer for Microsoft .NET
(C# Web, C# Windows, C# XML Web Services, SQL Server 2000, Solution Architecture)
- Certified in Windows NT Workstation, NT Server, NT Server in the Enterprise
- Customer Support Person of the Year, 1995, Ikon Office Solutions
- Customer Support Person of the Month, Ikon Office Solutions (3 times)
- National Merit Scholarship Association Finalist
- Army Achievement Medal
- Expert Infantryman Badge
Apollo Group, Tempe, AZ November, 2008 - Present
Solid State Networks, Tempe, AZ May, 2006 – October, 2008
Ethix Media, Scottsdale, AZ, February 2005 – May, 2006
Intrasight Technologies Inc., Phoenix, Az – May,2001 – February, 2005
KPMG Consulting, Phoenix, Az – May,2000 – April, 2001
quepasa.com inc., Phoenix, Az November, 1998 – April, 2000
Independent Contractor November, 1998 – December, 1998
Today.com, Tempe, AZ, July, 1998 – November, 1998
Kemtah Group, Phoenix, AZ, October, 1997 – July, 1998
IKON Office Solutions, Tempe, AZ, Feb. 1995 – October, 1997
Computers for Rent, Phoenix, AZ, Oct. 1993 - Feb. 1995
United States Army, Ft. Benning, GA; Baumholder, FRG, Ft. Irwin, CA; Jan 1990 - Oct. 1993