Grant Edward Morath
Career Goal Ambitious, idea driven, leader seeking a computer oriented job; where I can use my people skills and knowledge of computer systems to further the success of the organization.
University Education May 2010 | BBA in Computer Information Systems from Western Michigan University’s Haworth College of Business.
• Basic Accounting, Finance & Business Law
• Macro, Micro, and Global Economics
• Understanding Supply Chain Management & Lean Manufacturing Principles
• Business Writing & Marketing Techniques
• Systems Analysis & Design
• Database Management
• Information Security
• Web Design
• Program Development
• Enterprise Systems
• Experience with C++, C#, Java, HTML, XML, PHP, VB.Net, & SQL Programming Languages.
• Proficient with Microsoft Office 95 to 2007 & Microsoft Expression Studio 3.
• Can diagnose and repair Microsoft Windows 9x – 7, 32bit and 64bit.
• Familiar with Adobe CS4 Master Suite: Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Flash, Premier Pro, Soundbooth, Fireworks.
• SAP, Level 1
Experience July 2010 – Present | Temporary IT Jackson National Life | 1 Corporate Way Lansing, MI
Converted New Business Desktop from Visual C++ 1998 to Visual C++ 2008 (project ongoing) as well as created build scripts using Hudson and Apache Ant. Worked on the development of build scripts for JILL Desktop and Web. Reviewed Unit Tests for Drools business rules.
May 2008 – August 2008 & May 2010 – July 2010| Computer Technician | Access Interactive | 46665 Magellan Drive, Novi, MI 48377
Assured quality of refurbished computers, ran Norton Ghost Server, identified and fixed computer software and hardware errors, built new computer systems, and upgraded computer systems at client request.
February 2010 - Present | Webmaster Catholic Biblical School of Michigan | 6466 Evangeline Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
Tasked with designing and maintaining an informative and interactive website for the school. In charge of Art, Publications, Flash Development, Web Design, Adobe PDF interactive forms, PHP development, and server management. http://www.cbsmich.org
January 2005 – May 2010| Student Employee Western Michigan University Dinning Services| Kalamazoo MI 49008-5409 USA
Washed dishes, cleaned dining room, prepared food, and served food in dynamic team environment.
May 2006 – August 2006 | Day Camp Counselor Redford Twp. Parks and Recreation | 12121 Hemingway, Redford, M
Supervised children ages 6 to 13 on a playground and during field trips. Was responsible for creative exciting and engaging programs and activities for children to participate in, as well as maintain a safe environment.
Extracurricular activities 2005 – Present | Phi Sigma Phi – National Social Fraternity
Spring 06 – Fall 06 | Treasure
Spring 07 – Fall 08 | President
2007 - Present| Sigma Phi Omega – Food Marketing Fraternity
Fall 07 | Associate Class President
Spring 08 – May 2010| Webmaster – http://www.spowmu.org
Spring 2009 | WMU CIS E-Firm Project, Steelcase:
Member of Project Management Team
Responsible for creating and maintaining project schedule and coordinating project teams to ensure on time delivery of product. Worked closely with Steelcase employees to ensure that dashboard under development was what they wanted and up to quality standards. Helped to create final presentation for E-Firm conference. Ran weekly business meetings with all team leaders.