||Software Engineer / Project Lead Developer / Senior Software Developer
|SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:
4 years experience software requirements gathering
6 years experience designing and developing web and Windows based applications
9 years development experience with Visual Basic
4 years experience with .Net (VB.Net and C#)
13 years experience in project management (engineering)
||Microsoft Certified Professional
Microsoft Certified Application Developer
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (SQL Server 7.0 & 2000)
Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (Visual Basic 6.0 & .Net)
Microsoft Certified Trainer
||December 2003 – Present
"Large Insurance Company", Chattanooga, TN
Provided internal .Net training in C# (ASP.Net, WinForms, Web Services).
Provided Developer support in resolving application and deployment issues. This
included analyzing memory dumps of ASP.Net crashes and code analysis.
Developed departmental and enterprise shared libraries. This included
encryption, logging and a shared application launcher. This work also included
.Net to COM as well as COM to .Net interop.
Participated in defining architecture design and best practices.
||July 2002 – December 2003
Intellithought, Inc. Kingsport, TN
Developed a web based application for annual business planning. The application
was developed using ASP.Net, VB.Net and SQL Server 2000. It incorporated custom
server controls and user controls to provide a uniform look and feel across
multiple data views. The application integrated with the existing SAP system
using web services to provide a more intuitive and automated environment for
business planning. The application was developed on a tight schedule to be
deployed prior to the start of the current planning cycle.
Provided scope definition, data modeling and developer documentation for
project tracking / time entry application for an engineering company. I acted
as lead .Net developer for development team utilizing ASP.Net, VB.Net and C#.
Modification to e-commerce sites to correct deficiencies in original design.
This included migrating data from Access to SQL Server for improved data
integrity and reporting
||March 2002 – July 2002
Contech Construction Products Inc. Middletown, OH
Part Time Contractor
Provided scope, requirements and effort estimation documentation for the
migration of an existing FoxPro order entry application to a centralized web
based ERP system. I created the data model, designed the architecture and
created prototype order entry screens. The architecture relied heavily on
DHTML, client side XML and validation through web services.
||July 2001 – Feb. 2002
Quilogy , Mason, OH
Microsoft led CRM software project for the automotive industry. This was an
upgrade of a web-based application from ASP to Microsoft .Net technologies and
SQL Server 2000. As a member of the Client Management team, I developed across
all tiers using ASP.Net, VB.Net and C#. Web pages incorporated DHTML and
workflow details. Work was completed on a tight schedule.
Modified web based time entry system to correct deficiencies and increase
responsiveness. Utilized ASP, VB6, COM for development. I incorporated XML to
enhance data transfer/storage. Improved responsiveness by an order of magnitude
while incorporating new enhancements and correcting deficiencies.
||March 2001 – July 2001
ABA Software, Burlington, KY
Developed client/server desktop medical billing application with VB.net and SQL
Provided requirements gathering and solution architecture for a client server
medical billing application. I developed the data model, security model, form
templates and component design. I incorporated n-tier design for single user or
||Sep. 1999 – March 2001
Quilogy, Mason, OH
Developed web-based medical form pricing and sample request application using
n-tier architecture. Web pages were developed using DHTML, HTML and ASP for
product pricing input and display. All administrative functions accessed
through web pages including user information, contact information, company news
and to-do lists. Incorporated sample request workflow and approvals. I migrated
existing pricing information from Excel to SQL Server. Developed database
tables and stored procedures for data access. Middle tier COM components were
developed in Visual Basic.
Developed web-based medical equipment tracking application using n-tier
architecture. Web pages were developed using DHTML, HTML and ASP for tracking
instrument status and repair in a medical facility environment. Developed
database tables and stored procedures for data access. Middle tier COM
components were developed in Visual Basic for use in MTS.
||Aug. 1994 - Sept. 1999
AO Smith Corporation – Water Products Company, Florence, KY
Developed a batch weighing system for glass manufacturer. Integrated
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) with a control PC. Formula sheets written
in Excel. Used Visual Basic to read in formulations and transfer to PLCs. Data
transfer was accomplished by DDE. All completed batch weights were stored in
Excel format for ISO 9000 compliance. This resulted in reduced scrap costs.
Developed process monitoring/control systems using a combination of Visual
Basic, Intellution Fix software and Allen Bradley programmable logic
controllers. Systems included pollution control, spray lines, quench water and
smelter operation. This resulted in reduced utility cost and better process
||Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY
BS Computer Science – 1999
University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL
BS Ceramic Engineering – 1982
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