Software Development Executive with 25 years of industry experience. I'm currently President & CEO of Aesir Software, a custom software development company. We are involved in web design, web development, onsite, onshore & offshore outsourcing, business process automation & reengineering, back office systems, packaged software, eCommerce sites, as well as customer service and self service sites. Prior to that I was VP R&D & Chief Architect with Incurrent Solutions (now ORCC). At Incurrent I was responsible for development of the CardSite platform and the subsequent rearchitecture and migration of the platform to .Net as the new InSite product line. Have held positions involving Executive Management, Project and/or Technical Lead, Chief and/or Lead Architect, Systems Design & Development, Business Analysis and Process and Standards development and Lead Developer. Expert in all facets of Microsoft technologies. Fluent in LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) technologies. Interested in Financial, Banking, Brokerage, eCommerce, Retail, Internet, Multimedia & Game Development industries.
Sep 1993 - Present
President & CEO
Aesir Software, Inc.
Software development consultancy specializing in Windows, Unix & Linux technologies across finance, ecommerce, internet, multimedia & games industries.
Jan 2008 - Mar 2009
Interim VP Engineering & Chief Architect
As the Interim VP Engineering & Chief Architect with Lumeta Corporation, Bob introduced new processes that helped bring the completely rearchitected IPsonar 4.0 product to market. The introduction of this product was partly responsible for increasing revenues over the prior year. Bob introduced several processes to enhance the development process; making it more efficient and predictable. He introduced Agile Development utilizing the Scrum methodology to allow for more numerous small releases; reducing time to market for new features. He also introduced an enhanced Requirements Analysis & Management process for better understanding of new features. Finally, he introduced project tracking and planning process for greater visibility into project status and delivery dates. Together these processes allowed Lumeta to deliver 4 major releases and 5 maintenance releases during 2008.
May 1999 - Aug 2004
VP R&D & Chief Architect
VP R&D & Chief Architect for InSite product line.
Sep 1993 - May 1999
Aesir Software, Inc.
Software development consultancy specializing in Windows technologies across finance, ecommerce, internet, multimedia & games industries.
Jan 1996 - Sep 1997
Founded Cog Interactive with three other developers from QQP. Co-Designer and Chief Architect on Darkmoor a 3D RPG. Responsible for Game and Graphics Engine Development and Architecture. Design and implementation of Cog3D the game engine built on the Cancun 3D graphics lib. OOA/OOD with UML and Paradigm Plus Object Modeling Software. Technologies used included Win32, DirectX, DirectDraw, Direct3D, GLIDE, Twilight 3DGE, Cancun, MSS, DirectSound, DirectInput and MS Force Feedback SDK.
Dec 1992 - Sep 1993
Senior Software Engineer
Total Systems Integrators
C++/Win32 Software Developers. Win16 SDK. Borland C++. Gupta SQL Base.
May 1992 - Nov 1992
Trecom Business Systems
Corporate Consultant. Borland C++, OWL, Paradox, Sybase.
Sep 1991 - May 1992
Rutgers University Center for Math & Science Education
Windows Graphics Developer. Borland C++ 2.0, 3.0. Glockenspiel CommonView. MS Windows SDK. GDI 3.0.
Apr 1985 - Sep 1991
Senior Systems Programmer
Installation and maintenance of MVS/XA, JES2, DFP, UCC1, UCC7, UCC11. IBM/BAL, PL/I, Fortran, Cobol. TSO/ISPF Programming. Turbo C++.
2002 - 2010
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Senior Level. Currently (as of February 2009) attending via distance learning.
Sep 1992 - Jun 1997
Completed 90 credits
Sep 1987 - Mar 1991
Graduated with Highest Honors.