Sign in

Earth science, computer programmer, Sales, biometric Technician

Miami, Florida, United States
December 27, 2015

Contact this candidate


Edward Black

**** ** **** *** ***** Miami, FL ***43 305-***-****

Junior Researcher

¥ Experience in various computer-programming languages, software hardware Beta testing, electronics, etc. Describing attributes include Astute, intelligence and resourceful worker the unmistakable hallmark of a loyal employee.

¥ A privately trained Detail-oriented mind with demonstrated ability to solve problems utilizing analytical computer software, including awarded US security clearance.

¥ Adept and efficient with a Strong work ethic; can effectively multi-task to deliver results. With a current Tri-Lingual proficiency in English, Spanish and German, excellent communication abilities and adapt at learning new languages as needed. Employment:

ASC/USCIS/Department of Homeland Security, Miami, FL 10/2012 - present Biometric Technician

Recruited & trained for Database entry utilizing MS Access to cataloged Demographical & Biometric information as a receptionist, and other duties demonstrating an aptitude for fast learning resulting in quickly being promoted in under a year. Due to Nondisclosure agreement elaboration on details is prohibited. Department of Homeland Security granted holder of US Security Clearance. Advantage Sales & Marketing, Miami, FL 11/2011 - present Event Specialist

Hired & trained to represent various partnered companies in the sales & promotion and education of local store staff of local Best Buy, Target, and Toys R Us stores. Duties also included compiling of comprehending reports on customer reviews and product improvements for use with Big Data. Companies represented during these events were Sony, Monster sound, Barns & Noble, Levolor Blinds and Curtains, Keurig etc.

Adobe Inc., Miami, FL 01/2014 - 06/2014

Sales Internship

Recruited & trained for sales, advertising & promotion of the new Creative Cloud suite of programs developed by adobe. To spur interest via all available channels including social media for the Creative Cloud system was positioned within a Local University. Due to Nondisclosure agreement elaboration on details is prohibited.

Apple Inc., Miami, FL 11/2007 - 05/2008

Specialist and Genius Bar

Recruited & trained for sales & promotion at the Apple store for the new line of programs and products developed by Apple. Was required to spur interest and facilitate the needs of the customers with the sales of the iPhone and iPads. Later after noticing my electronic skills my duties included during heavy flow day during the Holiday season to aid with the Genius Bar and facilitated repair of the Apple Products. Due to Nondisclosure agreement elaboration on details is prohibited. EDUCATION

BS, Electrical Engineering, Miami Dade College expected completion Fall-2016 Bachelors, Earth Science, Florida International University, Miami, FL 2010 Enrolled and completed programs

Relevant coursework includes: Calculus (derivatives, integrals & multi-variable)… Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations… Microcomputers... Algebra… Trigonometry... Physics... C for Engineers... Introduction to Java… Introduction to C Statistics... Chemistry… AC/DC Circuits... Electronics...and more

Projects: Assembled custom multi-OS computer systems, Programmed a Resume Forwarding & job application program in objective C, Operated a start-up computer & Smartphone Repair/modification/programming Company within college, Internships with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and with the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (RSMAS) primary taught to develop computer programs for scientific research.

Awards: Phi Theta Kappa, Sigma Alpha Pi, National Dean’s list nominee, United States Secret Level Security Clearance, Winner of Most Creative design in Miami –Dade College 2015 Egg Drop competition, Fastest Winner of the yearly employee recognition within Department of Homeland Security (awarded in less than 6 months of employment), Fastest Certification in becoming an Apple Certified Technician (awarded in less than a month of employment) and more.

Technical Skills:

FORTRAN 77-2003: Utilized in Internship with NOAA, NASA and RSMAS with the express purpose to facilitate the programming and the analysis of hurricane flight data in correlation with oceanic & atmospheric data.

C/C++: Utilized in both various Internship and college class in conjunction with NOAA, NASA and RSMAS for Cloud Modelling and analytical problem solving within the Linux and Unix Operating systems.

Linux/Unix: Utilized in Internship with NOAA, and RSMAS on Sun Microsystems and Hp Server computer systems, Linux OS included Umbuntu, Mint, YellowDog and a proprietary U.S. Air Force Linux/Unix system

Apple (PowerPC & Intel chipsets), MS Office and Windows: Learned during the last 15 years either through employment, college and building/repairing and custom PC systems. When there was a connectivity problem or a programming issue, it was repair immediately as during employment there was no need for any Tier specialist escalation because I was goes to Tech savvy employee. In many cases during the various employments the Tier level technicians came to me to consult my skills or teach me even more skills. I did not just solve the issues but I also taught customers how fix simple issues themselves from a broken key to connectivity issues.

ArcGIS, AutoCAD, Solid Works: All of these programs where learned and utilized in the college environment and have proficiency in all of them.

Mat Lab, IDL (Interactive Data Language): Utilized in Internship with NOAA, NASA and RSMAS for use in advance scientific research in conjunction with programs written in FORTRAN and C/C++.

Ruby, HTML, SQL, and Java: Primary learned in the college classes and online certifications via Khan Academy, MIT courseware online, etc. Certifications: Apple Certified Technician, A+ certification, N+ Certifications, AutoCAD Certified Operator, and more.

Contact this candidate