Joseph Wilson

Summary

  • Experienced in designing concepts for Sales and Human Resource applications.
  • Able to adapt, and explain software and hardware concepts to the users' level.
  • Experienced in many Programming Languages, Operating Systems, and Database Software.
  • Fast Learner who excels in multifaceted positions.
  • Excellent communication skills in English and a beginner in French.

Professional Achievements

  • Interview Assistant - an application designed for the department of Human Resources and Social Development. This application was created with VisualBasic.Net, and used a Microsoft Access Database. With this application, I was in charge of the Quality Assurance.
  • Learning Focus Administration Client - an application designed in-house using VisualBasic.Net, and a Microsoft SQL Server. The purpose of this application was to allow a user to change database content within an intranet environment. With this application, I acted as the Programmer, Database Administrator, and Application Designer.
  • Learning Focus Thin Client - an applicationdesigned in-house using HTML, CSS, Javascript, ASP.Net, a Microsoft SQL Server database, and VisualBasic.Net as the code behind. The purpose of this application was to allow the client to create assessments which would generate PDF Reports. With this application, I acted as the Programmer, Database Administrator, and Quality Assurance Analyst.
  • MCF Time Sheet - an application designed in-house using HTML, ASP.Net, a Microsoft SQL Server database, and VisualBasic.Net as the code behind. The purpose of this application was to allow employees' to create a record of their weekly work hours. After completion, the hours would be sent through email to the Payroll Clerk. With this application, I acted as the Programmer, Database Administrator, and Application Designer.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2008 - Present

Web Application Dveloper (Volunteer)

MCF Practice Firm
  • Designed procedures which would email participants information through the web application.
  • Developed code to allow the application to communicate with a database.
  • Created control classes and algorithms to organize data into a database.
  • Developed the design, and logic behind Software using UML standards.
  • Created and managed database accounts and policies which included: User Mapping, and Server Roles.
  • Developed and modified database tables and stored procedures.
Sep 2004 - Dec 2008

Sale Staff/Computer Technician

Kingston Computer Planet
  • Dealt effectively with stressful situations, and meet deadlines.
  • Adapted and explained software and hardware concepts to users' level.
  • Updated and maintained the customer database.
  • Responsible for cash transactions and the counting of till at the end of the day.
  • Built and maintained customers' computer systems.
  • Developed and implemented solutions for the customers' everyday computer needs.
  • Researched and resolved obscure and complicated problems.
  • Responsible for keeping customers updated on the status of their invoices, in-person, over the phone phone, and by email.
Sep 2008 - May 2008

Software Developer

FocusFit Inc.
  • Developed modules which access a database.
  • Developed classes and algorithms to organize data received from a database.
  • Redefined the design of FocusFit PDF Reports using Adobe InDesign and then developed code tocreate the designed PDF's in VisualBasic.Net, Visual C #.Net with the ITextSharp library.
  • Customized controls using the AJAX Control Toolkit, and JavaScript.
  • Helped developed the design, and logic behind the database, and the in-house software.
  • Developed and modified database tables, and stored procedures.
  • Responsible for creating backups of the database, for its transfer from the organizations local server, to their web server.
  • Responsible for writing errors found within the application while testing with multiple test cases, these test cases included: Boundary, GUI, Usability, Glass Box, and Black Box Testing.
  • Created the coding concepts behind how the organization uses Gridviews in their Web Forms.

Education

Education
Jan 2006 - 2008

Computer Programmer Analyst

St. Lawrence College

A three year course through the school which I completed in two.