Summary

  • 8.5 years professional (11.5 years personal) experience in web design and development
  • 4 years professional experience in web application development and maintenance
  • Skilled at learning new concepts and programming languages quickly, working well under pressure and in teams, and communicating ideas clearly and effectively
  • Strong analytical skills

Skills

  • HTML/XHTML/DHTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • JSTL
  • AJAX
  • XML/XSL/XSLT
  • C#
  • Java
  • VB.NET
  • ASP.NET
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • SQL Server
  • Agile
  • MVC
  • MyEclipse
  • Glassfish
  • phpMyAdmin
  • IIS
  • Ektron

Career History

July 2011 - Present
Software EngineerWolters Kluwer Health
  • Maintain Facts and Comparisons eAnswers site with C#, ASP.NET and SQL Server 2008
  • Integral in rewriting C# and XSL/XSLT code so eAnswers can use a different data delivery system
  • Porting consumer site Patient Facts Online and professional site eAnswers from C# to Java
  • Experience in Waterfall and Agile development cycles
  • Experience in maintaining multi-noded web and database servers
January 2005 - Present
Web Design/DeveloperFree Lance
  • Design and maintain websites for businesses using (X)HTML, CSS, JavaScript, & PHP
July 2009 - July 2011
Web Development AnalystIsle of Capri Casinos, Inc.
  • Coded and implemented 14 new property public websites and the new corporate public website using ektron CMS400.net, CSS, HTML, PHP, C#.NET, and ASP.NET
  • Developed barcoding script (in JavaScript) to be implemented in mass marketing e-mails to improve delivery and processing efficiency of IsleOne member promotions
  • Coded and implemented the company’s latest intranet site known as islenet
  • Updated properties’ hotel booking websites using ResNet and Lansa HTML Editor
  • Created an intranet Slot Theme Database that is used by the properties to keep track of the slots that are located on the casino floor
  • Updated the public and the administrative side of the job application system (forms, databases, and web services)
September 2007 - September 2008
Developer, Video Engineer, and ITGame Creek Video LLC
  • Helped develop, maintain, and test the web based inventory management database
  • Helped build, test and run multimillion dollar High Definition Mobile Television Units (trucks)
  • Interacted face to face with high profile clients (ESPN, FOX, ABC, NBC, CBS, FSN, etc.)
  • Management of the TV crew while on the road by explaining the procedures of the truck and confirming that they follow them (i.e. proper packing of $10,000 - $150,000 equipment)
March 2004 - September 2007
Geek Squad Precinct and Customer SpecialistBest Buy Co, Inc.
  • Diagnosed computer hardware and software issues as well as performed hardware and software upgrades at the Geek Squad Precinct
  • Informed and explained networking (wireless and wired), software, hardware, audio (car and home), video, mobile technology (cell phones, MP3 players, etc), and digital imaging (digital cameras, imaging software, etc) to customers in a clear and easy to understand manner
  • Worked with customers to find the right technology to fit their needs
  • Provided ideas to management to increase attachment rate (Performance Service Plans, Geek Squad services, accessories, etc)
  • Was a senior (supervisor) level employee that helped open the Marysville Best Buy (1167) as well as trained brand new employees
  • Designed and developed a website for the Marysville Best Buy Viewpoint Committee using XHTML and CSS
June 2001 - March 2004
IT, Supervisor, and LaborerACS Contractors
  • Maintained office computers: diagnosed hardware, software, and network issues
  • Supervisor
  • Laborer: controlled demolition, building chain link fence, etc
  • Held a security clearance at Port Columbus International Airport

Education

B.S. Degree in Computer Science (Business Concentration) 2007
Wright State University - Dayton, OH
  • Classes in business included, management, marketing, accounting, and economics
  • Extensive academic training and experience in Software Engineering, Microsoft .NET (C#, VB, ASP, J#), Java, C++, XML, UML, and Ruby
Computer Science/Math (Transferred in 2003)
Syracuse University - Syracuse, NY
  • Mathematics Minor
  • Extensive academic training and experience in Java, C, Logic, and Calculus
H.S. Diploma 2001
Marysville High School - Marysville, OH
  • Academic Honors 4 years in a row
  • Beginning of my programming training (VB 6.0)