Career Objective

Lead and manage a team within a dynamic organization. Utilize my creative skills to develop exceptional products and solutions. Interested in challenging projects and learning from the obstacles they present.

Related Experience

Principal Engineer/UI Team Manager

November 2010 - Present
Micron Technology, Inc. - Folsom, CA
  • Architect/Designer/Developer for Service Oriented Architecture solutions that addresses the needs of various customers in order to facilitate debugging of SSDs under test.
  • Communicated closely with project stakeholders to gather requirements and implement features in a timely manner.
  • Managed a diverse team of local developers as well as offshore team members.
  • Worked as architect and lead developer for user interface development on Micron's Storage Executive software stack.

Senior Software Engineer/Team Lead

March 2008 - October 2010
Objective Systems Integrators, Inc. - Roseville/Folsom, CA
  • Returned to OSI as part of an asset purchase of Longview Software products.
  • Enhanced and maintained products from Longview while becoming team lead on portal development efforts.
  • Developed new user interfaces to replace old and outdated existing user interfaces.
  • Platforms included Java Swing and Web applications using Wicket, HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
  • Applied HFI Certified Usability Analyst skills by performing usability analysis and testing.
  • Constructed UI design mockups using Balsamiq Mockups tool.
  • Set a high standard for developer documentation and encouraged wider use of the company WIKI.

Product Development Manager/Architect

October 2002 - March 2008
Longview Software - El Dorado Hills, CA
  • Managed numerous product and solution teams to successful customer deployments.
  • Developed three products that were sold to Fortune 100 companies and later purchased by OSI.
  • Responsible for complete application life cycle including design, development, testing, deployment, and support.
  • Developed and delivered custom NetExpert and service activation solutions to end customers.
  • Worked closely with customers to understand their needs and train them in various applications including NetExpert and Longview related products.
  • Cultivated a small startup mentality that saved the company money by using modern office management and product development techniques.

Systems Engineer, UI Design & Development

September 1997 - October 2002
Objective Systems Integrators, Inc./Agilent Technologies - Folsom, CA
  • Sole user interface developer for the IP Assurance application that managed network elements through SNMP. Developed initially in SL-GMS, led a team that ported the UI to Java Swing.
  • Developed and supported NetExpert related solutions. Solutions included interfacing and analyzing Nortel switches and various voicemail systems.
  • Advanced development and administration of NetExpert, a product installed at some of the worlds largest telecommunication service providers.
  • NOTE: Objective Systems Integrators was acquired by Agilent Technologies in January 2001.

Projects

I have a passion for pinball and spend time cultivating this passion within the local community:

Golden State Pinball Festival - As a board member on the Northern California Pinball Association, I help put on an annual pinball show in Lodi, CA. 100% of our proceeds go to local charities, including the World of Wonders Science Museum.
Capitol Corridor Pinball League - I manage and run a community oriented pinball league with chapters in Folsom & Lodi, consisting of 50+ players from the region.

Skills & Proficiency

Software Management

Java

REST Services

Usability/UI Analysis

HTML/CSS

Javascript