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Developer Sql Server

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New York, New York, United States
Posted:
May 18, 2018

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KENNETH D. SAFFER

**** ********** ********

Webster, New York 14580

585-***-****

ac5ikh@r.postjobfree.com

MICROSOFT ACCESS DEVELOPER

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:

Accomplished results-oriented Software Developer specializing in providing systems solutions using Microsoft Access that maximize productivity while reducing costs. Extensive experience in full software development life-cycle; system analysis, requirements gathering, design, coding, testing, debugging, maintenance, documentation and end-user training on both mainframe and client/server platforms. Outstanding communication skills create exceptional working relationships with peers, clients and management. Proven track record of designing and implementing flexible solutions that support user interface and functionality changes using software engineering methodology. Confident to take on challenges with the tenacity to be successful.

SYSTEMS AND SOFTWARE PROFICIENCY:

Databases: MS SQL server

Applications: MS ACCESS, MS Visual Studio, MS Office,

MS SourceSafe, FTP, Syncra

Operating Systems: Windows Operating Systems, (UNIX/Solaris),

Programming Languages: VBA, SQL, Visual Basic, Dataquery, PL/1, Ideal

Mainframe (IBM): JCL, Endevor, MQ-Series, TSO, ISPF, OPCA, RMS, MVS

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Microsoft Access Developer: City of Rochester :Upgrade Access 97 to Access 2013.Nov 2016- June 2017

Data Analyst: US Employee Benefits Services Group: ACA Compliance. Oct 2015– June 2016

Microsoft Access Developer: Contract Work

American Aerogel: Developer/Support their MS Access database. May 2016 – Nov 2016

Career Start LLC: Developer/Support their MS Access database. Nov 2013 – June 2016

CDS Monarch: Develop Quality Audit database. Sept 2014 – Dec 2015

LiDestri Spirits: Develop Daily Production database for new spirit line. Aug - Dec 2014

Excellus Blue Cross: Health Informatics Analyst Jan - Feb 2014

THOMAS & SOLOMON LLP, Rochester, New York 2012 - 2013

Supported and modified existing Access front-end with SQL Server back end applications. Designed and developed new Access applications based on user requirements.

UNITY HEALTH SYSTEMS, Rochester, New York

Senior Database Analyst/Programmer 2006 - 2011

Demonstrated ability to quickly become knowledgeable to provide primary application support and development of multiple SQL Server databases that currently support user and business needs. Focused on Microsoft Access applications including automating imports/exports via MS SQL Server. Consolidated multiple (8) disparate MS Access databases into one database.

UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER, Rochester, New York

Analyst/Programmer 2004 - 2006

Designed/implemented solution that automated manual process resulting in 100% data accuracy and saving over 400 person hours a year.

Installed custom built real-time intranet delivered application that eliminated paper requests for Time-Off, dramatically increasing productivity and quality of worklife for 400 users.

(MS Access (VBA), SQL Server, Excel, Trendstar, HDM, are all applications worked with.)

EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY, Rochester, New York

Business Systems Analyst/Software Application Developer/

Systems Analyst/Designer Programmer 1992 – 2004

Analyzed user needs, prepared alternatives and gained approvals for implementation of applications, documented new systems and changes to existing systems and trained end users.

Provided support for a complex intranet web application with over 900 global users and improved data accuracy from 50% to 100% and shortened support response time from twenty-four hours to four hours utilizing custom built Visual Basic Oracle software.

Achieved $175K savings in annual batch processing costs by retiring or consolidating inefficient or non-essential applications.

Performed design, coding and testing as member of VB.NET team that created and maintained an intranet web application servicing order tracking for over 80 end users.

Maintained and added new functionality to eight global production and inventory applications serving 2000 users in manufacturing operations.

Developed standardizations and streamlined procedures that cut overnight maintenance calls by one half and reduced overlap of redundant applications benefiting operational efficiency.

Hands-on project manager for team of six in the certification of 800+ programs to meet Y2K compliance in a nine-month response time window.

Ability to communicate clearly as a member of Corporate Communications Advisory Council. Facilitated information among 20 team members and divisional management.

Certified and installed new releases/upgrades of application software to end user community of 30 without disruptive impact by coordinating efforts and establishing installation timeline and recovery process with vendors and end users.

Slashed support calls by designing and authoring user-friendly technical manuals for both vendor-supplied and company internally written software used to train over 100 people which reduced “How do I…?” calls by 75%.

Led team of five to design and implement chemical hub warehouse solution in four months that interfaced with external vendors.

Developed and implemented a bar coded label for health and safety hazard ratings; eliminating input typing errors.

Prior experience available upon request

EDUCATION

Majored in Business Management, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York

Computer Programming, Rochester Business Institute, Rochester, New York



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