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IT Director Software development expert

Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States
October 31, 2016

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Professional Qualifications:

VB.Net, C#.Net, ASP.Net, MVC, WPF, Custom WebPart-Sharepoint, JavaScript, JQuery, .Net 4.X,AJAX Control Toolkit, ASP.Net, XML, MCMS, ADO.Net, VS 2015, Web Services, Security, Encryption, Entity Framework, XAML, MVVM, Silverlight, HTML 5, Always On SQL configuration

Extensive Project Management skill; managed a team of 16-32 engineers and was responsible for task estimation for over 200 software engineer. Managed project as assigned at Affirmative Insurance. Managed CR project at Greenway Health.

Over ten years of software integration, at Motorola several Software module is needed to facilitate deployment of software used in the Mobile Phone infrastructure.

AJAX, Windows Workflow Foundation (WWF),(WCF),(WPF), LINQ, Java (J2EE), EJB, Servlets, Java Server Pages, Swing (using Visual Cafe), JMS to MDB, JDBC, Java transaction API and Java Deployment (using Asant)

C,C++, VC++, VBA, ADO, and ODBC

Use of Design Pattern, UML, RUP, GUI, Systems and Software Architecture Design

Relational Databases, MS SQL Server (2000 & 2005), Oracle, Access, Development of data schema from requirements

CMM, CMMI, ISO 9000, Six Sigma, Digital Six Sigma, SDLC process

Systems and Software Architecture design, UML

Windows XP, UNIX, HPUX, MS office, VISIO, ClearCase, FrameMaker, MS Project

Over 20 Years of software development experience

Over 10 years of software team management and mentoring; manage engineer team as large as 13 engineers and interact with off site individual contributors.

Professional Experience:

Royal Performance Group, IL 3/15 – Present

Information System Manager

Hands On manager, Implemented Code in C# for ecommerce frontend and backend, Vb. T-SQL, Setup SQL always On, Used latest SQL 2014 security provisions, Kount for secure payment, Windows 2012 R2, implemented payment processor API, Added MasterPass to sites, Salesforce integration, implemented stable secure Web Services, IIS server configuration, and Web Farms.

Expert in Software development technologies and software development life cycle.

Prioritized all IT Activity and meet due dates.

Established Project Objectives, Milestones, Quality Assurance\testing and Documentation.

Managed, Develop, Trained, and Track employee’s objectives.

Analyzed system, Performed Gap analysis and specified requirements.

Expert In: Created Datacenter Migration and implemented Move of some Systems to the Cloud using Microsoft Azure infrastructure. Azure VM, Azure Redundancy, Azure VNet, Azure App-Fabric, and Azure SQL Server.

Responsible for architect of system component and leading project.

Stabilized and Secure Network Infrastructure, firewalls, rules engine, active and passive monitoring; and maintain PCI Compliance.

Ensured highest level of security on all ecommerce sites and all servers.

Ensured Back-up Systems is implemented and in place.

Ensured accuracy of all company databases and reports.

Managed all Website functionality.

Researched new and improved technology and prototype system solutions.

Support and Manage Contractor Execution of various sites and projects.

Determined System Specifications –Hardware and provided company-wide Software Support.

Provided Employee Reviews.

Greenway Health, Deerfield, IL 3/13 – 2/15

Sr. Application Developer

Responsible for architect of system component and leading project.

Responsible for adding new feature architecture and implementation within the Silverlight application flagship; this application is currently the largest EHR (electronic Health Record) application used in USA. The EHR integrates with several building block and external web services. Using SQL Server Management, MSTest

Managed implementation of CR class project as assigned.

Identify root cause of issues and implement best solution, design report using Microsoft RDLC(Report Definition Language Client-side)

Design new architect for software feature. Used C# 4.5 Framework, Entity Framework, Silverlight, SQL Server 2008 R2, RDLC, and integrating several OEM components.

Worked with Azure VM. Azure Power Shell, and Azure App-Fabric.

Worked on WPF support applications.

Used ASP.Net, AJAX, Dojo, CSS, WEB UI, JavaScript

Affirmative Insurance Burr Ridge, IL 4/12 – 3/13

(Seeking new adventure since company moved to Texas)

Sr. .Net Web Developer-Architect

Worked directly with the IT Director and VP of IT to make decision for the organization. The IT director consults my opinion before he makes most decision.

Responsible for managing software project.

Analyzed a newly developed web application that manages retails sales for about one thousand sale Representatives to resolve systemic and functional issues. The analysis determined root cause of all system related issues; I provided architectural solutions, and constrain and cost estimate of each approach.

Developed MVC application using Dojos, Castle MonoRail, nhibernate, Linq, Javascript, JQuery, and Velocity. Also used Microsoft MVC.

Created Web application and updated existing web application with new functionality. Developed Database management system using best practice for new application from conception and requirement.

Performed performance analysis and tuning on system and implemented solutions which resolved performance issues. This involves query tuning, IIS tuning and application caching and Minification

Created a custom Log4net API that is used to collect relevant metric associated with system activities; also architected and implemented data migration to manage data collected which improved system stability.

Created WCF API that is used by the entire organization. The WCF framework that I created has resulted in stability and proper management of exception for the server and client side of the application.

The system was high volume and manages the transaction for 1000 store across the USA.

Work Breakdown: 40% Architecture and Design, 40% development, 20% Mentoring and Leading (Directing and Mentoring Junior Staff).

Created WordPress Pages using HTML and PHP. This was a new technology for me; I volunteered for since the consultant left the company and no one else had the skill in house.

All my implementation had zero defects in production.

Intertek(Contract) Oak Brook, IL 9/11 – 2/12

Sr. .Net Consultant

Provided analysis of requirement and provided feedback. Corrected technical design as handed over and provided Implementation.

Provided architectural design for Web-Service.

Designed and implemented document number management system software as a service using Webs Service as interface. Web-service optimization and concurrent access was archived using several object and database locking mechanism i.e. Serializable, RepeatedRead, and ReadCommittted locking level.

Designed and implemented end to end website, which included frontend, middleware and backend design and implementation. Unit test cases were created to test and determine code coverage using Microsoft unit-test.

The tools used were SQL Server 2008, VS 2010(Ling, Entity-EDMX, JQuery, and JavaScript). Task and file management was archived using TFS 2010.

Follett Higher Education- Westmont, IL 5/10 – 9/11

SR. Programmer\Analyst

Developed software that was comprised of several building blocks that had to be integrated such as, ebay, SSIS, Abe, Taxware, and other custom web service. Also designed customer interface for our Web service for communication with other software component.

Provided analysis and development of software solution to facilitate the sales and management of books and supply to higher Education schools.

Implemented full life cycle development from requirement, to design, to development, to release and optimization.

Analyzed business issues and provided solution as it relates to business objective.

Developed new applications and service software to manage order fulfillment, reporting and accounting using various. .Net tools such as SSIS, Linq, and best practice.

Developed application for customer service to manage the order process and facilitate the delivery of orders to customer.

Managed the QA process as it relates to assignment, resolution of defect, and prioritization of task.

Integrated order processing application to the APIs’, eBay, Abe books, Amazon, and to about 1000 independent stores.

Created High Volume transactional system which was ranked Number 2 in terms of volume during peak hour on eBay. I designed and implemented the code using best in class design concept and proper exception management.

Used Visual Studio 20008 and 2010, SQL server 2008, VB.Net, SSIS, SSRS, Web-services, Windows Services and WinForms

JandP Holdings- Bradford Park, IL 10/09 – 04/10

Web Developer and Programmer Analyst

Provided analysis and development of software solution to facilitate the sales and management of a B2B insurance system. Used extensive skills programming experience using Vb.Net, C#, ASP.Net, XML, XSL. AJAX, HTML, and JavaScript.

Developed new applications to facilitate online sales of insurance policy B2C/BB. Used SQL Sever to develop complex Query needed to support the business and decision making. Integrated new functionality into existing web site; this required exceptional problem solving skills in order to eliminate defect and to enhance performance.

Provided search engine optimization techniques that showed to be effective.

Supported, enhanced and maintained seven B2B/B2C websites; this required the ability to handle multiple task and meet deadlines.

Marketing Innovators (Contract) - Rosemont, IL 02/09 – 05/09

Application Developer

Architect the conversion of classical ASP pages to .Net pages. Performed analysis of ASP web pages and determine the best way to convert it to .Net such that existing functionality is maintained. FSLC design and coding to convert several classical ASP page to .Net.

Created .Net applications for several marketing innovation/promotional sites using .Net, SQL server, and SQL reporting services. Also investigated the use of SSIS for sending generated report via email.

The display of information was dynamically managed by the smart client from data received via web services or due to changes or action taken by the user.

Wheels Inc - Des Plaines, IL 11/07 – 11/08

Enterprise Architect/UI

Made architectural decisions through evaluation of business needs, prototyping, and researching available technology for best solution.

Developed framework using Ajax for use by other developers using C# and SQL Server. Created a relational database (SQL Server) to support solutions (this included the relation between the tables, field types, stored procedure, and creation of Index where needed). The web application was a smart client which passes information to the client where by the client uses the information to format information displayed dynamically.

Developed C# .Net desktop graphical interface framework using smart client methodology which is used by the entire development team as the base and host for all desktop application used with the company. I was responsible for the entire development life cycle for the framework which included requirement gathering and publishing, estimation, project planning, new feature, technology roadmap, security, test-plan, test documentation, test automation initiative, and deployment. The desktop application and framework was used and respected as a very stable platform by other developer and users of the application.

Created documentation for all level of the development life cycle. Used Microsoft team foundation server for management of code version and also used Subversion.

Used MOSS 2007 to develop web parts for website.

Implement solution for GUI and SOA frameworks using (WCF and SQL Server).

Implemented solution using the latest .Net technologies such as AJAX, WWF, LINQ, .Net 3.5.

Optimized build process and automated build versioning for item stored on team foundation server as well as subversion. Defined and implemented tool for enhancing developers’ productivity through the use of CodeSmith.

Designed methodologies to share user control from library with out the need to include files in project.

Researched the using of WPF for Wheels framework.

Endeca(Contract) – Chicago, IL 5/07 – 9/07

Sr. Consultant

Integrate Endeca search tool to other business.

Used VS 2005 to create ASP.Net 2.0 web site while integrating Endeca.

Developed Web Application for using C# and Endeca search engine.

Used Tomcat and Eclipse to develop JSP using Strut to create web site using the Endeca technology.

Magenic – Downers Grove, IL 10/06 – 4/07

Sr. Consultant

Developed web portal for health provider system using SharePoint web-parts, and integrating user-controls in to SharePoint pages, VB.Net, C#, WSS 3, SharePoint. Made architectural decisions through evaluation of business needs, prototyping, and researching available technology for best solution. Activities included mentoring other software engineers, performing R&D on new technologies, requirement gathering and refinements, estimation, and project planning.

Created MOSS 2007 web parts for using in SharePoint website.

Used SQL 2005 to develop T-SQL for code back-end.

Used VS 2005 to create ASP.Net 2.0 web pages, user control and Java Scripts.

Used several engineering methods to reveres engineer a legacy system using SQL profiler and other tools.

Used excellent time management skill to ensure project delivery.

Blackwell Consulting Services – Chicago, IL 10/05 – 9/06

Architect Sr. Consultant

Developed web based inventory management system using C# .Net, JavaScript, MS SQL Sever (RDMS, T-SQL, Triggers and DTS)

Perform system analysis, system requirement, and implementation of business process.

Performed site content migration to sit that uses Microsoft content management server.

Responsible for the design, development and implementation of solutions to meet customers’ business needs.

Developed database, data migration application using DTS and other code, data analysis and report tool for USG Inc using C# and access database.

Developed prospect assessment application and application optimization for CBI Inc.

Created VB.Net application and Excel reports from SQL database for N-1 Inc.

Analyzed Access database for The History Makers and determined strategy for security and data migration.

Created application using Access database to maintain data-integrity between disjointed applications for CD Moody Inc.

Baxter 05/05 – 09/05

Sr. .Net Programmer

Developed web application for financial institute.

Implement data security using encryption.

Design and coding of VB.Net program.

Developed of JavaScript for GUI interfaces.

Develop class for code reuse.

Create deployment documentation.

Implemented banking security for web content and authentication.

Maui Gym 11/04 – 04/05

Lead .Net Architect

Developed requirement using various gathering technique

Performed reverse engineering and decomposition of existing product for migration to .Net platform.

Created UML model of programming building blocks

Provide solutions to problem through investigation, analysis, and collaboration with cross team key knowledge holder.

Used Visio and Rational Rose to present UML diagrams.

Used Visio to present and document GUI interface and GUI events.

I developed software development life cycle that fits the needs.

I created database schema that meets the requirements needs.

Created prototype to proof design concept and performance using C# and VB.Net.

Mentored junior and lead engineers.

Motorola Inc. – Schaumburg, IL 1996 – 2004

Software Engineering Section Manager (09/01 – 07/04)

Responsible for creating the architect of smartcard to facilitate integration for commercial applications. Created integration requirement and design for the tripper pass transportation system which used the smartcard and several other subsystems.

Architect for web based applications and GUI using, MS SQL Server, C#, VB.Net, ASP. Net, Web Methods, and ADO.Net in disconnected mode. These applications included, external product configuration manager, integrate of data across the entire production life cycle, and web based application used by customer service personnel.

Used Access to develop an application which manages software development life cycle for SEI level 5 compliance and CMMI for a large software organization of about 200 software engineers; the application was later converted to VB.Net. This also included creating Excel reports from the access database

Incorporated several architecture techniques such as requirement gathering, writing clear requirement, developing algorithms, optimizing algorithms. Developing database with concurrency and scalability as factor.

Used UML patterns such as singleton, factory method, proxy, observer, state iterator, and model view controller.

Part of the team that is responsible developing network elements for iDEN (base station for Nextel).

Tasks included the generation of system requirements and architecture, estimation of resources needed, project management, system test, implementation of software using several programming languages, and design of relational database applications.

Implemented system architect analysis and implemented new system programs.

Visual C++, ODBC

Developed Java GUI interface using Visual Cafe RAD/Swing tool, EJB and JDBC connectivity to oracle and SQL sever Database. Swing was used to present the simulation of a transportation mapping and movement of Bus.

Develop and implemented client/server protocols.

Provided strategic improvement and recommendation.

Demonstrated ability to execute on several concurrent projects.

Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new concept and apply software implementations.

Generated several patent disclosures that have potential to generate income.

Software Engineering Section Manager (04/00 – 07/01)

Managed a group of eleven engineers on the GPRS project.

I was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the team.

Task included energizing team to produce, researching solutions, and generating white papers.

Lead Software Engineer (01/98 – 04/00)

Developed customer service application using ASP.Net, web methods and SQL Server. This application was used to resolve customer issues and allows customer to request help and view information about their accounts, the application allows the customers to apply credit card payment or bank account payment to their accounts.

Participated in the analysis of system architecture for Motorola smart-card product. Recommended smart-card architect changes and identified system design defects before they were implemented.

Participated in the architect of financial processing system that uses smart-cards and processing terminals; the terminal developed required JAVA communication to serial and parallel ports of the terminal. System was modeled using UML and design Pattern.

Developed several subsystems programs (programs ware done using, Access database, SQL Server, Java, VB, Visual C++ and UML) the use of use case and UML enable fast implementation of software.

Developed and implemented JAVA applications for client/server protocols; GUI was developed using Swing. I managed five engineers during this period; I also implemented software program. Hence, I was able to lead the team through examples of software that I self implemented.

Responsible for creating interface to integrate to Nextel cell sites and infrastructures.

Sr. Software Engineer (02/96 – 01/98)

Developed test cases and systems to test cell phones. Testing included the verification of cell phone to IS-136 standard and the testing of all other phones manufactured in the production factory.

Self started the development test team for Motorola’s first digital phone.

Active participant in requirement and code review of TDMA phone.

Developed software for phasing, system testing and signal testing of cellular phone.

Championed the development of Lab organization and reported test status.

Prepared release readiness review for software releases.

System Sensor a division of Honeywell - Saint Charles, IL 03/93 – 02/96

Developed new tester hardware and software for inboard testing of product circuit.

Performed products re-design for manufacture-ability and improved yield.

Designed “Next Generation” test system (VXI/GPIB) for entire production plant across all products.

Managed a group of four engineers and five technicians. Improved production availability.

Hardware developed consists of digital and analog circuitry. Developed PWC communication system; developed HW and software needed to control the PWC HW.

Developed a multitasking test executive program that was functional under DOS; the program was created for use in 1996 and still in use today (2004).

Wrote software using, C and C++ to automatically test communication and analog IC within an IC Handler.


Illinois Institute of Technology - BSEE May, 1992

Specialized in Electrical and Computer Engineering


Submitted seven patent disclosures between 2003 – 2004

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