Stephen Davis

Education

Education

Work History

Work History
Jan 2006 - Present

Private Tutor

Self Employed
  • Specialized in computer science, math and physics
  • Encouraged clients' instinct and critical thinking with positive feedback
  • Customized lessons to clients' learning styles and life experiences¬†
Apr 2005 - Aug 2007

Math Tutor

Portland Community College
  • Assisted students from numerous backgrounds in a free tutoring center
  • Specialized in calculus, algebra, and arithmetic
Sep 2003 - Aug 2004

Delivery Driver

Pioneer Organics
  • Delivered organic produce to households and offices, including handling money and customer service
  • Prepared and packed individual orders based on customer preferences, with full personal accountability for both accuracy of order and quality of product
  • Participated in a 3 person team which increased weekly deliveries from 80 to 250
Oct 2002 - Aug 2003

Project Assistant - Construction Management

M/O Construction Services
  • Managed satellite office for large scale residing project
  • Processed and distributed formal construction documents while preserving an audit trail
  • Formalized and documented inter- and intra- office procedures
Sep 2001 - Sep 2002

Project Assistant - Computing and Network Services

http://berkeley.edu/
  • Solved users administrative and billing problems daily by acting as a central point of contact for 3 units
  • Updated major aspects of project organization from paper to electronic, while preserving an audit trail
  • Created a pivoted spreadsheet to track project finances from an operations, installations, and repair standpoint
Dec 1999 - Jan 2001

Stage Manager

Junction Theater
  • Coordinated a staff of 8, with 2-5 musical acts a night, 3-6 nights a week, with audiences up to 300 people
  • Established working relationships with artists, promoters, and community organizations
  • Solved problems for traveling artists, including technical sound issues, staffing, and accommodations
Jul 1999 - Jan 2000

AmeriCorps Outreach Naturalist

Ogden Nature Center
  • Taught environmental classes to elementary aged children twice daily
  • Developed and delivered proposals to increase access to nature education programs in underrepresented populations of Ogden
  • Researched and reported on other community organizations to determine how the target population would be best served.
Dec 1997 - Jul 1999

Project Assistant - Rheumatology Research

http://www.cwru.edu
  • Organized, cleaned, and prepared data for analysis by Project Manager
  • Upgraded data organization from multiple Excel spreadsheets to a single FileMaker Pro system
  • Designed data-gathering forms for patients aged 8 to 65

Summary

Outgoing, thoughtful recent Computer Science graduate seeking an opportunity to contribute to real-world software development with a Portland company. A unique combination of technical aptitude and well-developed charisma means a great addition to any team.

Objective

Entry-level position or paid internship as a software developer or assistant project manager with a Portland company.

Awards

Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America

Skills

Skills

Public Speaking

Technical Editing

Windows

OS X

Linux

Various distributions including Ubuntu, Debian, and Red Hat

Microsoft Office Suite

OpenOffice Suite

LaTeX Document Preparation System

Eclipse IDE

Bash Shell Scripting

C++ Programming

including Object Oriented Design

C Programming

including Linux system programming

Python Programming

including the Django framework

Java Programming

including automated testing with JUnit and Web app development with Google Web Toolkit

References

References

Heiko Spoddeck

Ioan Mitrea

Parent of a private tutoring client

Jared Milfred

Private tutoring client

David Whitlock

Advanced Java Professor

William Manson

Private tutoring client