Sign in

Software Development/QA/Project Manager

Avondale, Arizona, United States
August 31, 2017

Contact this candidate


Robert Davis, PMP

***** * *********** *** ********, AZ 85392


Qualifications and Distinction

•Track record of leading successful multinational projects and diverse teams incorporating a wide range of applications and technologies

•PMP and Scrum Master Certifications

•2009 Information Management Innovative Solution Award for Data Warehousing

•Improves profitability and productivity while positively impacting bottom line performance.

Skill Summary

•Expert in translating business requirements into technical specifications

•Led team of 6 developers within a 5 site international organization to reduce costs for Intel by $100,000 in creating a new framework for their internal web presence.

•Coordinated with US Secret Service and European registrar to negotiate the recovery of a stolen domain from a hacker in Vietnam for a client in Georgia

•Presented Neural Network research at technical conference in Beijing, China and Machine Learning applications at the Advanced Process Control Summit in Chandler, AZ

Professional Experience 5/2008-Present

•Client list includes: Zip Code Meds, Natures Garden Express, Tips Marketing, TBF Computing, Peacemonger,, Blue Prince, Body Shop Nation, Towing Nation, Gymnastic Bodies, Verizon Business Owners, Amazon Vendors, SEO Providers, Email/Text Marketers, and many other small business owners

Software Developer/Project Manager

•IT Director of Tips Marketing. Created Risk and Procurement Management Plans to ensure hardware resources using RHEL would support 5 distinct online businesses. Managed ETL operations to enable 200x growth in data assets over a period of 2 years. Owned data maintenance (cleaning, pruning, and integrating new sources) and storage automation which won the 2009 Information Management Innovative Solution Award for Data Warehousing. Interfaced extensively with product managers to prioritize product development based on market research and customer feedback.

•Acted as liason between Investors and offshore developers to ensure successful on time completion of Zip Code Meds website which enabled independent pharmacies to compete with US drug store chains in servicing patients.

•Hired, Mentored, and Supervised 10 local and international (China, Bangladesh, Norway, Spain) resources over a period of 9 years using Agile methods to support software development projects for over 100 clients in Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Czech Republic, Israel, and all over the US.

•Procured and Managed 5 mobile app developers from China, Norway, and the US to develop and release 6 versions of the Towing Nation phone app using Phonegap, Ionic, and native android/iOS code. Coordinated User Acceptance Testing with stakeholders to ensure expectations were met.

•Responsible for Fedex shipping integration for database driven ecommerce site Natures Garden Express in Atlanta resulting in an increase of their free shipping market population 15x for fresh organic grocery items. Led development and QA teams in this implementation by creating User Stories for the product backlog and actively managing and prioritizing product releases based on business value and complexity, as well as leading efforts to brainstorm effective integration, load, and user test scenarios.


Defect Metrology Layer Owner Chandler, AZ 5/2007-5/2008

•Led daily cross-functional engineering team to address newly discovered defect modes within 2 layers of the CPU manufacturing process at Fab 12. Increased efficiency of this role by 20% through development of a Perl and PHP driven online system to automate multivariate statistical data analysis.

Process Control Systems Engineer Hillsboro, OR and Chandler, AZ 5/2005-5/2007

•Owned the resolution of network issues for serving Statsoft software licenses (for Statistica) from independent servers with new architecture in support of Process Control Systems used globally in all Intel factories. Utilized the resources of a remote 3rd party Software Vendor and 2 Intel Network Engineers in this effort as QA Lead.

Product Development Engineer Hillsboro, OR 5/2002-5/2005

•Modified Intel’s SRAM test program to gain valuable information which enabled the chip design and manufacturing development teams to continue pursuing 90nm gate length devices critical to the continued success of the company worldwide.

•Drove the alignment of test temperatures and platforms between SRAM and CPU products, resulting in the ability to share sort and test tools. This lowered the footprint required in the cleanroom by 10% and reduced costs for all associated software, hardware, and personnel costs for those combined operations by 15%

•Led a team of 6 Product Development Engineers to standardize, refactor, and streamline the test logic used for testing fuses at Intel’s factories worldwide. This effort reduced the number of errors impacting factories using the software by 50%.

Rotation Engineer Chandler, AZ 5/2001-5/2002

•Responsible for an investigation into High Density Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition (HDP CVD) tool Long Clean effectiveness. Negotiated with Subject Matter Experts (tool owners) to adhere to experiment requirements and gain statistically significant data. This led to the removal of the process from all the HDP CVD tools in Fab 12 which resulted in 0.5 die per 200mm wafer yield increase worth $12,000 per day in increased output, as well as increasing tool capacity by 10% and reducing material costs by 5%.


Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (emphasis in Control Systems) - Arizona State University

Thesis Title: Industry Data Mining Using the Self-Organizing Map

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering - Arizona State University


Project Manager Professional (PMP) – Project Management Institute - License 2042176

Scrum Master Accredited Certification - International Scrum Institute


•Project management: MS Project, Atlassian, Trello, Phabricator, Scrum, Agile

•Security: Malware removal, XSS, SQL Injection, DOS, Brute force, Penetration Testing, VPN

•QA/Testing: Trac, Mercury Test Director, Mantis Bug Tracker, Eclipse

•Automation: PhantomJS, CasperJS, CURL, Matlab, Labview, VBScript, Perl, Bash/Shell

•Server Administration: RHEL, Centos, Ubuntu, CPanel, Plesk, Webmin, WHM, IIS, Apache, AWS EC2

•Database Administration: MySQL, Oracle, Access, SQL Server, Infobright

•Data Analysis/ETL/Data Warehousing: XML, XSLT, PL/SQL, Business Objects, SAS, JMP, AWS S3

•Source Control: Bazaar, Git, CVS, SVN, Visual Source Safe

•ECommerce: Zen Cart, XCart, Prestashop, Wordpress, Joomla, PCI-DSS Compliance

•Web Development: Symfony, Komodo, EXTJS, JQuery, Twitter Bootstrap, Django, CSS, HTML, Angular

•Programming: PHP, C, C++, Java, AJAX, Javascript

•APIs: AWS SES, Ebay, Paypal, Quickbooks,, Sage, Stripe, SOAP, REST, JSON


•Robert Davis, Jennie Si, “Knowledge Discovery From Supplier Change Control Data For Purchasing Management,” Proceedings of 2001 International Conferences on Info-tech and Info-net (ICII 2001 - Beijing), conferences C, pp. 67 -72], 2001.

•Fatih Hamzaoglu, Kevin Zhang, Uddalak Bhattachara, Bo Zheng, Robert G. Davis, “Silicon Learning of SRAM Sleep Transistor for Leakage Reduction on 65nm CMOS Technology,” Design Test Technology Conference 2004 (DTTC 2004 – Portland), 2004.

•Robert Davis, “Sort Bin Prediction using Etest Data,” 2005 Advanced Process Control Summit (2005 APC Summit – Phoenix), 2005.

Volunteer Efforts

Secretary of School Board – Mountain Oak Charter School in Prescott AZ, from 2014 to present

Technical Advisor – National Association for Inter Collegiate Gymnastics Clubs (NAIGC), from June 2017 to present

Contact this candidate