Glen Ellyn, IL **137
Reliable, self-motivated Software Engineer with over 25 years of experience in application development for desktop and mobile systems, wireless communication and data management. MBA graduate. Strengths in system analysis, troubleshooting, design, process implementation, and leadership. Additional skills in Finance, statistics, project management, organizing, and technical documentation.
DEVELOPMENT LANGUAGES: C, C++, C#, JAVA, SQL, PYTHON, PERL, .NET, VISUAL BASIC
OPERATING SYSTEMS: WIN XP, WIN 7, WIN CE / MOBILE, LINUX, WIN NT, WIN 10, UNIX, VMS
DEVELOPMENT TYPES: Object oriented, Application, Database, Embedded System
PROTOCOLS: TCP/IP, SNMP, PCIE, SCSI, BARCODE, 802.11b
Continental Automotive - Dear Park, IL 9/2017 - 3/2018
Software Architect - Contracted through Wipro
-Worked with security team to enhance system security on embedded wireless communications for an automotive system.
-Implemented proof-of-concept system that used software based sound filtering in place of hardware filtering, allowing greater flexibility and improved user experience.
Teradyne Inc., Buffalo Grove, IL 9/2015 – 6/2017
Senior Software Engineer – Contracted through CDI
-Developed application software for an Automated Test System (ATE), which allowed major electronic chip manufacturers to test the quality of their product, before shipment to customers. Wrote software in C, C++, and C#.
-Contributed to Software Requirements Specification, wrote Software Design Documents, and Test Plan Documents.
-Developed software using Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 and 2015.
-Resolved issues reported by customers, and issues found during software testing. These fixes were applied to current development products, and products that were currently shipping to customers.
Connect Inc., Naperville, IL 2004 - 2015
Senior Software Engineer
-Developed embedded VC++ application for hand-held Win CE terminals, that allowed customers to configure the settings for a terminal emulation application, resulting in increased customer satisfaction and greater customer acceptance of the product.
-Created multiple browser applications that allowed customers to migrate client-server applications, to web server-client browser applications
-Implemented software support for new terminals and new versions of Win CE operating systems, which allowed customers to benefit from the most current technologies in order to increase efficiency.
-Created embedded software to support new Win CE SDKs for support of new RF devices and support for new Barcode engines and protocols, providing increased customer satisfaction.
-Added new features to existing Windows and Linux applications, that allowed customers to integrate new Win CE terminals, into their existing wireless networks.
-Wrote installation application for installing software application to allow system administrator to configure and manage wireless terminals.
MOTOROLA, INC., Schaumburg, IL 1999-2003
Senior Software Engineer
-Assigned and scheduled over 10 engineers to successfully resolve software defects for network management application for privately owned wireless communication system for government and industrial users, improving functionality and reducing internal repair costs.
-Developed Java-based software tool to verify integrity of Unix SNMP database for Astro and Dimetra communication systems resulting in greater reliability and increased customer satisfaction.
-Analyzed sources of malfunctioning software code and repaired for customer reported (FRB) field defects, resulting in improved customer satisfaction for customer retention.
-Worked on development team to design and prototype SmartCard based fare system, using SQL, VC++ and Visual Basic, for major transit system, resulting in award of multi-million dollar contract.
-Designed and prototyped SmartCard based prescription application, using VC++, for major pharmacy, resulting in successful demonstration of SmartCard prescription storage capability to customer.
-Created technical documentation to improve individual and team effectiveness, which resulted in increased system functionality and customer satisfaction.
-Received an award for Outstanding Performance for problem resolution and meeting deadline for major project, and teamwork.
NORTHRUP GRUMMAN, Rolling Meadows, IL 1998-1999
Senior Software Engineer
-Led three-member engineering development team to port simulator of multi-processor radar jamming system from UNIX to Windows NT, resulting in increased efficiency for development of software for entire system.
-Designed and implemented on-line help system for Windows, for 800+ page operations manual, resulting in increased efficiency for system operators.
-Designed and implemented software testing tool, using Unix, which allowed unit testing of multi-processor radar jamming system, prior to customer acceptance, resulting in higher quality devices, and greater customer satisfaction.
SEAGATE SOFTWARE, Naperville, IL 1992-1998
-Designed and implemented device driver for network management application, which allowed support of over 100 tape drives, robotic tape loaders, and bar-code readers.
-Tested and verified support for over 100 devices, allowing sales force to increase sales of application.
-Analyzed and troubleshot software code to storage device interface, which successfully linked cutting edge new storage devices to network data to secure and backup network data for storage, which eliminated problems and issues prior to customer delivery.
-Presented information and trained co-workers in customer support, sales, and marketing department on new products, product functionality and new features for five releases to cover four operating systems (Dos, Netware, Windows NT, and UNIX), which increased sales.
-Voted by peers to receive Recognition Award and Acknowledgment for Expertise in Network Back-up and Retrieval of mission critical data.
Master of Business Administration
Keller Graduate School of Business Management, Schaumburg, IL
Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering Technology
DeVry University, Dupage, IL
TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT
Project Management, Statistics, Finance, International Finance, Accounting, Marketing,
Management of Software Projects, Quality Management.