Summary

I have 10+ years of experience in commercial software development. Being "one of the brightest members of technology communities around the world", I have been awarded with the Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award 4 times: 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2011 - Present

C# / .NET Independent Consultant

Self Employed

I would consider the remote (home-based) positions only. Feel free to contact me.

Mar 2008 - Nov 2011

Tech Lead

Exigen Services

Knowledge Domains: Insurance. Health & Benefits, HR Solutions, Telecom. Technologies: .NET development (C#, ASP.NET, WCF, Windows Services, VB.NET, WinForms), HTML/CSS, XML/XSLT, Oracle, MS SQL Server, DataFlux. Project Methodologies: Agile (SCRUM),  Waterfall

Jul 2006 - Feb 2008

Software .NET Developer

SharpStyle Labs

Developed the SharpStyle Neutron (an ActionScript 2.0 language integration for Visual Studio 2005). Also participated in ReviewBasics project (a collaboration system for marketing research). Technologies: C#, ASP.NET 2.0, Visual Studio eXtensibility (MPF), Obfuscation, Installers, WCF, Turbine Video Conversion SDK, MS SQL Server 2005.

Sep 2005 - Jul 2006

PhD Student: Geology Reseach & Software Development

Saint Petersburg State University

Developing the software system for PhD Paper (Structural Geology) "Automation of Cross Section Building through the Thrust Systems Foreland" and related preparations.

Feb 2005 - Sep 2005

Team Lead

BridgeQuest

Leading of the customization team for e-Learning system. Technologies: ASP.NET, C#, XML/XSLT/XPath, ASP, HTA, VBScript, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Web Services, NUnit Framework, NAnt, MS SQL Server, SourceSafe, Perforce, Visual Studio .NET/2005

Apr 2004 - Jan 2005

Software .NET Developer

StarSoft (Exigen Services)

eXP (eXtreme Programming) team. Agile Methodology. Technologies: C#, ASP.NET, SQL Server, MS Reporting Server, Typed Datasets, NUnit Framework, NAnt, CruiseControl.NET, JavaScript, XML/XSLT/XPath, HTML, CSS

Nov 2003 - Mar 2004

Software .NET Developer

STEP Technologies

A client-server system for automated translation documents handling. System includes WinForms and Web parts interconnected to each other. Technologies: C#, Win Forms (.NET), Infragistic Control Library 'NetAdvantageTM 2003', XCeedComponents, SQL Server, MS Access, NUnit Framework

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

C#

I keep Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, MVP 2011 (Visual C#) status last 4 years.

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2011 - Jul 2012

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, MVP 2011

(MVP Visual C#)
Jul 2010 - Jul 2011

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, MVP 2010

(MVP Visual C#)
Jul 2009 - Jul 2010

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, MVP 2009

(MVP Visual C#)
Jul 2008 - Jun 2009

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, MVP 2008

MVP Visual C#