Software Developer experienced in Web Development, Desktop Applications, specializing in the .NET platform. Also experienced in various database platforms including SQL Server, Sybase (T-SQL), and Oracle (PL/SQL) Possesses potent problem solving & analytical skills and enjoys a challenge. Always strives for efficiency and the highest level of quality in every aspect of work.
- Web UI/UEX Design
- Mobile App Development
- Web Graphics
- Open Source Software
- Music Production
- Graphic Design
Aug 1996 - May 2004
Bachelors of Science
Educated in all aspects of computing theories, algorithm design & analysis, as well as variations in the strengths and weaknesses of most programming languages.
Programming topics in my studies included: Operating System concepts, OOP, A.I., Database design, System Software, etc.
Dec 2012 - Present
Participated in and spearheaded various development projects. From interactive websites with stuffed animal facial recognition (you read that correctly). To a large, data-driven, integrated solution to put a large textile manufacturer's inventory on the web, searchable by colors and/or images.
Work closely with Designers to build beautiful interfaces for amazing User Experiences. Greatly enjoy bringing amazing designs to life, with animation and pixel perfect rendering.
Oct 2011 - Nov 2012
Anheuser Busch Inc.
Feb 2006 - May 2010
Participated in the design, development and support of the inventory & supply applications for the Army & Special Forces.
Obtained and maintained a US DoD Secret Security Clearance in order to be eligible to work on various DoD contracts.
Projects primarily consisted of Microsoft .NET & SQL Server based data driven web applications used for automation and modernizing of some of the US Army's various inventory tracking systems.
Various security technologies were a primary focus including:
- SSL Client Certificate authentication based on US DoD's PKI
- Encryption of sensitive data at the database level
- Secure encrypted communication between systems via web services
Aug 2004 - Feb 2006
Promoted to LAN Administrator in charge of all aspects of design, maintenance, support and automation of the Orlando Call Center’s Local Area Network, including the Nortel Option 11C phone system.Completed a total conversion from a Novell Netware 5.x Directory Services based network to the Cendant standard Windows 2000 (clients & server) Active Directory based network and expanded network to include trust relationships with international offices via WAN and VPN configurations.Responsibilities included administration of DNS, DHCP, Proxy (RedHad 9.0 Servers), and Firewall (Cisco PIX 501) configurations.Worked on development of a trouble-ticket system for the TRUST network that will streamline and document the troubleshooting process in all IT related issues (MySQL & Apache/PHP).
Jan 2000 - Jul 2004
Network Technician \ IT-Helpdesk Support Rep
Performed maintenance tasks and PC support (hardware, software) for the Orlando network.Answered IT-Helpdesk Tech Support calls for the “TRUST-Voyager” software package provided to hotels around the globe (responsible for Americas, Eastern Asia, and Australia regions).Responsible for training new I.T. staff.
May 1998 - Dec 1999
Performed Data Entry to maintain hotel information in GDS databases. Answered GDS-Helpdesk calls to solve problems with GDS related bookings.