Rutherfordton, North Carolina, USA
Senior Architecture and Technology Officer
Key Areas of Expertise
Technologies CGI, ColdFusion, CORBA, EJB, GIS (GRASS, Map Quest), J2EE/SE, MQ, OOD, RDBMS(Sybase, Informix, mSql, MySql, PostgreSQL, MS-SQL), TCP/IP, TUXEDO, XML
Platforms HP-UX, Linux, Microsoft (NT, 2000, 9x, XP), NCR Unix, Solaris, Unisys Unix
Karpa Incorporated -
Chief Technology Officer - Software Lead, October 2004 to present - ResultS Reservation Technologies. Ltd.
Overall oversight, and hands on involvement, in the design, scoping, development, delivery, support and operation of a complete airline reservation system, with a highly competent team of experienced professionals; Full product life-cycle planning and execution; Ongoing involvement with customer expert groups, 3rd party providers, hosting solution providers and industry standards groups.
Internet Technology Implementation Consultant, January 2001 to present
design and implemented web-based applications using Linux back-end
for multiple projects and clients.
Seminole Community College -
Adjunct Instructor Business & Information Technology Department, January 2002 to September 2002
Courses: Advanced Java Programming
ByOwner Online - Orlando, Florida
Information Technology Advisor/System Architect, January 2001 to December 2005
Scope, design and implemented web-based real estate system with web-based property entry, search, property maps using online mapping services and automatic notification using Linux back-end. Responsible for evaluation of technologies used in the system.
ImageSoft Technologies(A FiServ Company) - Orlando, Florida
Development and Architectural Advisor, January 2001 to June 2001
Assist development team with architectural direction for next generation of product features and architecture.
ImageSoft Technologies (A FiServ Company) - Orlando, Florida
Development Manager/Architect, February 2000 to January 2001
Promoted to position to lead the development team in rearchitecting company's flagship product. Formulate high-level distributed architecture and direct design and implementation of architectural components. Assist developers with use of technologies such as Corba, XML, RDBMS, OOP, Java, C++ etc. Oversee and participate in third party product evaluation. Organized and managed product development and in-house tests on: Linux (for primary development), HP-UX (integration tests), Solaris and NT (for future platform support).
Senior Software Engineer, October 1999 to February 2000
Design and implement components for ImageSoft Technologies' existing product, used as high-capacity, long term archive in the financial industry. Responsibilities included:
Software Engineer, October 1998 to October 1999
Involved in development and maintenance part of several teams assigned to reimplement legacy subsystems component. Attended training sessions.
Early ImageSoft Technologies career: Previous position: Co-op, August 1997 to October 1998
Education and Training
Professional Training: Sybase Performance Tuning, Customer Service, Advanced Java Programming