Twenty years experience working with all aspects of computer software development. Constantly exploring new technologies and languages. Strong proponent of the support and development of open-source projects to help implement robust and powerful software solutions in academia, government, and business. Available for relocation.
Implemented migration from traditional data center to the Amazon Cloud allowing the application to scale instantly in response to load and reducing company's annual delivery costs by 54%.
Leveraged a wide range of open-source technologies to eliminate commercial license fees, increase reliability, enhance product quality, and mitigate obsolescence.
Scoring and reporting software developed by my team directly contributed to AGS Publishing assessment revenue increase of $23 million (20%) in 2004 and lead to 2005 acquisition by the world's leading educational publisher, Pearson Education.
Company's success with the software I wrote led to $10 million acquisition by one of the country's leading publishers of special student population assessments and textbooks.
Wrote conversion utility for porting Macintosh desktop applications to Windows resulting in a much broader customer base and highly increased sales.
Bachelor of Science (summa cum laude) - Mathematics major, Computer Science minor University of Houston