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Software Engineer Professional Experience

Tyler, Texas, United States
February 23, 2018

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Steven Davidson Business Analyst 903-***-**** Tyler, TX 75707

February 23, 2018


Tyler, TX

Dear Sir:

As an experienced professional with proven success in diverse environments in the United States and Australia, it is with great excitement that I submit my resume for consideration to become a member of your team. In addition to my formal education and training, my history of hands-on experiences makes me an excellent match for the unique demands of the Software position you have advertised on Indeed.

In each of my professional roles, I have been successful in producing positive results and have a consistent history of advancing shared company goals. Please review the following examples from my resume, which outline the many strengths I can leverage to advance CyberCoder’s mission.

Expertise in overseeing tasks from idea to introduction while maintaining schedules and budgets.

Well-versed in mathematics, statistics, probability theory, and computer science.

Extensive background in creating and implementing programs and initiatives that improve business operations.

My resume provides further detail on my talent for team collaboration and passion for problem solving; it is my goal to apply these skills to the progress of a growing company. I look forward to setting up a meeting to discuss in greater detail how I can benefit your organization. In the interim, thank you for reviewing this letter and the attached material.


Steven Davidson


Steven Davidson Business Analyst 903-***-**** Tyler, TX 75707

Seasoned professional with solid history of success in diverse environments in United States and Australia. Strong ability to manage projects from concept to completion ensuring on-time, on-budget, and on-target delivery. Demonstrated skills in developing and executing processes and procedures that enhance operational efficiencies. Extensive knowledge of mathematics, statistics, probability theory, and computer science. Areas of Expertise include:

Strategic Planning/Implementation

Systems Engineering

Python SPSS Data Analysis

Business Development


Quantitative Finance

Realtime Command/Control

Relationship Building

Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets

C/C++/C#/Visual Studio

Realtime Data Aquisition

Project Management

Issue Resolution

Data Science


Professional Experience


Data Scientist/Appraiser/Software Engineer

Supplied data analytics producing tens of thousands of mass appraisals complying with State of Texas Property Code. Ensured all appraisals were equitable (similar houses are similarly appraised) and at market value (appraised value reflected value actually achievable at sale). Coordinated the collection and verification of sales data and performed statistical analysis of market and appraisal data. Received and resolved inquiries from property owners. Prepared data and presented findings at review board hearings.

Key Accomplishments:

Conducted all analyses within Python programs which generated required SPSS syntax and Graphics Programming Language (GPL) code to be executed by SPSS resulting in complete analyses reproduction.

User-provided, interactive data segmentation by school district, city, neighborhood, building class, value stratum, and construction/sale dates to decrease appraised value variations.

Auto Regressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) models to predict segment median house prices.

Engineered a Python-SPSS engine that produces a monthly 124 page Housing Activity and Affordability Report summarizing Northeast Texas real estate market.

GLEN IRIS PRIMARY SCHOOL Melbourne, Australia 2013

Integration Aide

Provided learning supports and interventions for children with autism, muscular dystrophy and general learning disabilities. Identified triggers for unhelpful behavior and developed strategies with the child for the mitigation of such behaviors. Led Cooking Club socialization exercise for autistic boys. Helped teach math and literacy classes.

Key Accomplishments:

Kept children in public school system surrounded by positive role models instead of placement in special education schools which have students exhibiting violent/criminal behavior.

NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK Melbourne, Australia 1999-2012

Senior Analyst (2001-2012); Quantitative Analyst (1999-2012); Business Analyst (1999-2001)

Designed, coded, and tested analytic financial software focused on interest rate derivatives and front office operations to match dealer requirements with critical business needs. Used stochastic differential equations to determine mathematical solutions to key business requirements and provided integrated solutions satisfying dealer objectives. Nurtured close business relationships with dealers in Rates and Credit. Supplied quantitative support, requirements analysis and software design/development for CASPAR (Capital Asset Pricing and Revaluation) the global proprietary front office pricing, revaluation, and reporting system and repository of record for Treasury Interest Rate Derivatives.

Key Accomplishments:

Created and engineered the software for the automatic importation of Bloomberg trade and security feed information into CASPAR for fixed interest, floating interest, and mortgage backed trades allowing dealers to record trades into Bloomberg and to automatically create in CASPAR and transparently process to back office and settlements (Infinity and Calypso), providing CASPAR with the industry-standard frontend while retaining its proprietary analytics.

Created and engineered the software for Repurchase Agreements on Australian Residential Mortgage Backed Securities during 2007 financial crisis, providing an orderly, liquid market for asset class previously valued at zero.

Created and engineered the Fixed Interest Delta Risk Exposure reporting analytics software and Fixed Interest Option Delta, Theta and Vega Risk Exposure reporting analytics software, providing enhanced risk assessment of interest rate derivatives for NAB Treasury positions.

Created and engineered the software for the Option Volatility Surface Generator, giving NAB Treasury state of the art pricing/valuation of OTC caps and floors and OTC bond/swap options.

Created and engineered the credit risk exposure reporting software for Credit Default Swaps, thus avoiding an AIG-style Credit Default Swap meltdown.

Created and engineered the Cross Currency Principal Reset FX Swap software, allowing the trading of this instrument by NAB Treasury in response to customer demand.

Created and engineered the software for Hybrid Bonds, allowing the trading of this instrument by NAB Treasury in response to customer demand.

Additional professional experience as Principal Engineer/Industrial Mathematician/Software Deployment Consultant, Site Integration Officer for Jindalee Facility Alice Springs and Jindalee Operational Radar Network, Melbourne/Alice Springs, Australia; Senior Software Engineer for E-Systems, Joint Facility Pine Gap, Alice Springs, Australia; and Research Statistician/Scientist for Lockheed Corporation/Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Certificate of Education Support, 2013

MONASH UNIVERSITY Melbourne, Australia

Graduate Diploma of Technology Management

DEAKIN UNIVERSITY Melbourne, Australia

Master of Science in Mathematical Statistics


Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Psychology (Cum Laude)



Admitted to Alpha Chi for Outstanding Academic Achievement

Admitted to Pi Mu Epsilon for Outstanding Achievement in Mathematics

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