Michael Hosier

Application Developer, UI Specialist

Objective

Contribute to a dynamic organization by using my creative skills to develop exceptional products and solutions. Interested in challenging projects and learning from the obstacles they present.

Skills

20 years of software development experience and application life cycle management.

Experience as primary lead developer of a small startup that was purchased in 2008.

Responsible for complete product life cycle and management of 2-10 person teams at companies of all sizes.

Specializing in user interface development on the desktop and web platforms as an HFI Certified Usability Analyst.

Experience in Agile Development and SCRUM methodologies.

Ability to drive initiatives to benefit the company as a whole, leading by example to challenge others to do the same.

Willingness to accept and learn from challenges and to apply those lessons to future projects.

Hard working, team oriented and loyal employee.

Quick to learn and understand new and interesting technologies, tools, and applications..

Focused and detail oriented.

Technical

  • HTML5
  • CSS
  • Bootstrap
  • JQuery
  • Mootools
  • Jenkins
  • Jira/Confluence
  • Java
  • Swing
  • Wicket
  • JBoss
  • Jetty
  • Eclipse
  • Agile Development
  • Git
  • Mercurial
  • SVN
  • Oracle
  • MySQL
  • SQL
  • SCRUM

Related Experience

Micron Technology, Inc.

Principal Engineer, NVE SSD Software Development

November 2010-present

  • Worked as architect and lead developer for user interface development on Micron's Storage Director software stack that manages all Micron manufactured SSD products.
  • Managed a diverse team of local developers as well as offshore team members.
  • Developed and maintained web based solutions using web technologies to deliver internal tools as well as consumer facing products.
  • Communicated closely with other team members to gather requirements and implement features in a timely manner.

Objective Systems Integrators, Inc.

Senior Software Engineer

March 2008-November 2010

  • 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  • Developed new user interfaces to replace old and outdated existing user interfaces.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.
  • Created company wide user interface standards and led teams to perform consistent user interface reviews.
  • Set a high standard for developer documentation and encouraged wider use of the company WIKI.

Longview Software

Lead Product Development Manager

October 2002-March 2008

  • Led 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.

Objective Systems Integrators, Inc.
Agilent Technologies

Systems Engineer

September 1997-October 2002

  • Sole user interface developer for the IP Assurance application that managed network elements through SNMP polling and trap reception. Developed initially in SL-GMS, led a team that ported the UI to Java Swing.
  • Researched SNMP and related technologies and competing SNMP management products.
  • 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.
  • Objective Systems Integrators was acquired by Agilent Technologies in January 2001.

Michael Hosier — michael@gamillah.net — (916) 995-1883