Jason C. Kay
Graphic Artist & Multimedia Designer
- Charlotte North Carolina
- US: +1 (980) 254-2844 voice/sms
- [email protected]
Highly successful and professional technology visionary with twenty years of experience in eCommerce, Internet services, and systems management. Several years as a software development leader at a top 5 US banking institution. Currently holds a senior position in a leading edge enterprise strategy and architecture organization leveraging eCommerce, Internet, open source, and software lifecycle expertise. Unique ability to both lead by defining a new paradigm, and manage within a current paradigm. A world-class technical professional with the requisite successes to demonstrate it excelling in a rapidly changing environment.
Consult with enterprises on emerging technology trends, enterprise architecture paradigms, next generation hardware and software, IT best practices, and upgrade deployment.
Responsible for managing the enterprise internet domain name portfolio, and maintaining a transactional site inventory.
Responsible for the development and oversight of Wachovia enterprise technical architecture and standards for server platforms, distributed applications, open standards, and open source software. Lead cross-organizational working groups comprised of members from across IT and business groups. Provide product selection recommendations, socialize architectures and strategies, publish standarrds and practices.
Led team of testers responsible for application architecture review and source code review for all eCommerce applications. Implemented 100% review schedule, satisfying internet production deadlines. Managed a significant number of offshore resources. Contributed to the implementation of CMM quality processes in eCommerce.
Responsible for internet content development support. Managed group of systems and applications administrators, analysts, and developers. Worked closely with Internet production teams, security teams, and development teams. Responsible for system administration, application administration, internal-use software development, domain name management, release coordination, website statistics, and server facility management. Responsible for internet content systems support under Interwoven TeamSite and Vignette StoryServer. Responsible for all coordination and oversight of the bank's Y2K efforts in all electronic channels.
Responsible for leadership of shipboard systems management team, managing a complex array of large-scale unix systems for ship management and accounting aboard the M/S Sovereign Of The Seas and M/S Song of America. Responsible for AOS/VS communications systems, and GEONAV navigation system. Provided 24x7 coverage during six month contract with Royal Caribbean.
Responsible for network, website, security, and customer services management for statewide internet solutions provider in Florida. Managed team of managers running system administrators, network engineers, software developers, security analysts, graphic designers, and customer service representatives. The company was bought out by Verio in 1997.
Responsible for managing team of creative professionals working on both the company's website and custom-designed websites for clients. Performed hands-on work on page layout, graphic design, site architecture, and programming. Worked while simultaneously completing bachelor's degree.
Focus of study: Quantum Computing
Projected completion: 2017
Pilot graduate program through Office of Digital Learning
Focus of study: Financial applications of fractal equations
Completed pilot program through Office of Digital Learning
Focus of study: Operating System design
Activities and Societies: Debate Society, 1995 National Lincoln-Douglas Debate Champions Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Student Member American Mensa, Student Member
Recipient of the Louise M. Fitten Memorial Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Activities and Societies: Theta Xi Fraternity, Beta Alpha Chapter Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Student Member Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), Student Member USENIX, Student Member System Administrator's Guild (SAGE), Student Member
Dual-enrollment and summer enrichment credits earned concurrently with high school studies