Steven Ginn

Summary

Results-driven, highly motivated Computer Engineering professional who excels in staff mentoring, project planning, and technical design with integrity, commitment and passion.

Products I Managed

Work History

Work History
Apr 2012 - Present

Director of Engineering

OPSWAT

  • Managed teams of engineers (Dev + QA)
  • Coordinated product deliveries across several products in various stages (pre-1.0, 2.0 major revision, and regular maintenace)
  • Created and reviewed technical designs and implementation
  • Escalation point for critical support issue resolution
  • Coordinated with customers and prospects to explain and capture features
Jan 2011 - Apr 2012

Vice President of Engineering

OPSWAT
  • Built and grew engineering department from 20 to 35 engineers (Dev, QA, Team Leads)
  • Investigated and spun up offshore development teams
  • Managed budget and hiring plans
  • Resource planning and allocation
  • Assessed engineering capabilities against business needs and provided details on what it would take to execute in new directions
  • Reviewed technical designs produced by my teams
  • Investigated and deployed new company wide issue tracking system and build automation system
Apr 2008 - Jan 2011

Director of Engineering

OPSWAT

  • Managed teams of engineers (Dev + QA)
  • Coordinated product deliveries across several products in various stages (pre-1.0, 2.0 major revision, and regular maintenace)
  • Created and reviewed technical designs and implementation
  • Escalation point for critical support issue resolution
  • Coordinated with customers and prospects to explain and capture features
Oct 2007 - Apr 2008

Software Team Lead

OPSWAT

  • Trained engineers
  • Coordinated project schedules
  • Focused on implementing engineering best practices (Scrum, Code Review, build automation, test automation, etc)
  • Designed and executed new product features
  • Designed and implemented new test automation framework with one other individual leveraging PERL, Client/Server communication and VMWare technologies
  • Coordinated with customers on features, schedules, and support issues
  • Delivered on-time releases monthly.
  • Validated and focused QA testing efforts to ensure high quality deliveries
Aug 2006 - Oct 2007

Software Engineer

OPSWAT

  • Built new features and resolved defects in C++
  • Enhanced testing harness built in MFC
  • Worked on a new, custom product for Fortune 500 customer in Java with client/server communication
  • Assisted in training of QA Personnel
  • Implemented build automation scripts using BATCH
Jun 2006 - Aug 2006

QA Engineer

OPSWAT

  • Created and executed test cases for flagship product
  • Operated as sole "QA" in the company for product in maintenance (Monthly Releases) and a pre-1.0 product
  • Assessed and implemented automation within the automation suite already present

Education

Education

References

References

Priti Dadlani