JEFF BOGGS, B.A.Sc., MBA
Over fifteen years experience in the software field, I specialize in full-stack development in C#/WPF and Angular for financial trading, specifically options trading. Financial systems that I’ve worked on include equity and derivative trading, portfolio management, option chains, and FX hedging.
My LinkedIn profile can be viewed at http://www.linkedin.com/in/jeffboggs
Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist - Windows Presentation Foundation
Transcript ID (879300) and the Access Code (78787878)
TECHNICAL, FINANCIAL AND OTHER SKILLS
WPF, Silverlight XAML
Angular 4/5, Typescript
3rd Party Controls : Infragistics, Telerik, Component One
Agile Software Engineering Practices
Equity and Derivative trading, Option Chains and multi-leg option chain trading
C#/WPF Consultant Jul '18 – Jun ‘19
Worked on credit research team and replaced a legacy backend with a knowledge management system and search appliance. The system is built using WPF/C#, Prism, Entity Framework
Angular Developer Sept '17 – Jul ‘18
WPF Consultant Feb '15 – Sept '17
Completely refactored a C# WPF FX Trading Platform with a Java backend. When I arrived the application had a large amount of coupling between the View and View Models and the aesthetics were very lacking. In addition to refactoring the application, I completely restyled the application. Added some functionality to the backend with Java.
Worked with traders to enhance the application with new features for new trading desks including Hedged Share Class functionality.
WPF Consultant Nov '14 – Jan '15
Short contract for a printer label generator application. WPF/C#/Prism
WPF Consultant Jan '14 - Aug '14
Worked on an order management system for the high income portfolio managers and traders. Implemented numerous parts of the UI including blotters, reports, and order entry.
CHARLES SCHWAB INVESTMENTS
WPF Consultant Dec ’12 – July ‘13
Worked on the Charles Schwab WPF trading platform, specifically on the Option Chain module. Initially worked on refactoring an unstructured module to a MVVM pattern, and then worked on designing and implementing new multi-leg option chain strategies. Worked in an Agile environment and performed estimations and task breakdowns.
Implemented a new feature and refactored their trading platform
Added “Rollout” strategy to options trading module
WPF, XAML, MVVM
Visual Studio 2012
WPF/Silverlight Consultant Mar '10 - May '12
Worked on a dual WPF/Silverlight trading system and spent a large chunk of time there implementing a multi-leg option trading ticket. Worked also on other tools in the trading system including the UI container, News, Equities trade ticket, Alerts and Watchlist.
Specialized in options trading
Multi and Single Legged options trades
Other parts of the toolkit that I worked on - Streaming Quotes, News, Alerts, Watchlists
Silverlight 3.0 and 4.0
Dual Silverlight and WPF Platform - had to build for both.
Completed multiple tasks related to the User Experience (UX)
JOHNSON & JOHNSON
.NET Consultant Sept ’08 – Sept ‘09
Created a prototype of a Health Care Patient Management System in WPF and Silverlight after working on a previous version of the software in Windows forms.
Architect for Composite Framework using MVVM
CONTROLLED COMFORT ENERGY CONSERVATION
.NET Consultant July ’08-Aug’08
.NET Winforms Application
.NET Framework 3.5
C#, Excel 2007
Application’s main purpose is to audit data
Account Manager for Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing Jan ‘08 – Mar ‘08
Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing Consulting
Technical discussions with key decision makers (Directors of IT and CIOs) in Medium and Large Companies regarding SQL Server and Oracle projects
Sales strategy for services including SQL Server and Oracle Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Data Migration, and Data Cleansing
Deliver value proposition and engage prospects in meaningful discussions while making 200 Cold Calls per Week
INOVEX May ’05 – Aug ‘07
Manager of .NET Consulting Business Development
Inovex is a Microsoft Gold Partner .NET consulting company.
I was promoted to Business Development Manager after starting as a .NET Software Developer/Project Manager. I was tasked with creating a sales strategy that ultimately resulted in changing the .NET consulting marketing message, bringing in an inside sales team, championing the use of different .NET skill sets and creating a ‘beachhead’ product that utilized Microsoft Infopath 2007 and Microsoft Sharepoint to rapidly streamline forms-based processes.
Created technical vision for .NET systems that involved ERP, CRM, Business Intelligence, Sharepoint, Web-Based systems, Workflow Systems and Financial Systems such as Great Plains
Created a ‘beachhead’ service that utilized Microsoft Sharepoint, ASP.NET and Infopath 2007 to rapidly streamline forms-based processes
Over 150K in .NET consulting sales
.NET Smart Client for York Region Water and Wastewater
MS Sharepoint 2007 and Infopath Purchase Request System for Deepwell Energy in Calgary
Created over 15 .NET consulting proposals for RFPs.
Created .NET Solution Architecture for each proposal and configured quotes for customers based on initial business requirements
Pricing and scheduling for each .NET consulting proposal
Developed inside sales strategy and managed an inside sales team member and customized CRM system to reduce manual data-entry
Independently arranged and responsible for sales meetings with high-level managers. Lead business and .NET technical discussions with clients.
Created and implemented sales and marketing strategy around .NET consulting
Created marketing materials including white papers, brochures, and web site
Gave a half-hour radio blurb about the ‘Paperless Office’ on the Canadian Small Business Show
Gave a presentation to an audience of over 200 people at an IEEE conference in Wisconsin regarding a .NET Dashboard System
Provided technical aspects of services to clients in a Pre-Sales consultative capacity. Lead Technical Sales discussions with clients.
ASP.NET Software Developer and Requirements Lead May ’05 – Jan ‘06
I performed both ASP.NET Software Developer and Project Manager duties on a large .NET based intranet workflow system. Also, I worked as a Developer on a .NET WinForms CRM system.
Full SDLC for a Winforms CRM system that used Infragistics
Developed user controls
Requirements Gathering and Analysis : Primary point of contact for client regarding requirements for large web-based case management workflow system
Gathered requirements in JAD sessions – Worked with team to refine Use Cases
Managed bug reporting and scrubbing
Created and validated Logical Database Model with client. Used ERWin.
.NET Developer Jan ’04 – Mar ‘05
Sub-contracted under engineering consulting company Whitby Industrial Controls Ltd. for Gerdau Ameristeel Inc.
Project - Scrap Crane Weighing System
The application is inside a large scrap crane and used by the crane operator. The crane operator uses a touch screen to record amounts of scrap lifted, receive instructions from the mill as to what scrap should be loaded and more. To this date, it has processed over 2 Million tons of Steel.
Developed in VB.NET using SQL Server 2000 and Microsoft Access
Project - Production Reporting System
The application is used by a clerk who enters production data from the mill and the clerk also uses the application to generate a number of different reports regarding the production of steel.
Developed in VB.NET using Microsoft Access
Project - Quality Assurance Application
The application is used to record and report on the quality of samples of steel generated by the mill.
Developed in VB.NET using Microsoft Access
C/C++ Software Engineer – May 01 to Mar 03
Embedded C/C++ Software Development for Two-Way Radio Networks that are mostly used by government agencies such as Police and Fire Departments.
Object-Oriented Design and Analysis
UML, Unix (Solaris), Wireless Architecture, Clearcase Configuration Management
Hyprotech – Jan 00 to May 00
Department of Defense – May 99 to Sep 99
MBA with concentration in Marketing – Roosevelt University in Chicago 2003
Software Engineering, B.A.Sc., University of Ottawa, 2001