Senior Software Engineer
Passionate, responsible, committed engineer with organized, efficient on-time delivery.  More than two decades of experience designing, implementing and maintaining systems. This has included applications, databases and operating systems using many programming languages, databases, three-tiered architectures, message queues and more.  My work has been in many industries as an employee and consultant.  Computers are all about details and patterns.

Technical Skills

Career Highlights

Personal Projects
Home server
Professional Experience
Senior Database Administrator: 2016 to Present
Jireh Semiconductor: Hillsboro, Oregon
System Architecture: EMC Array, HP-UX, VMWare, Linux, Windows, Informix Dynamic Server (IDS), MySQL, PostgreSQL, Apache, IIS, PHP, WorkStream, TIBCO Rendezvous, C, Git, Atlassian and more
Summary: Main role is DBA, but also system, application and report development
Senior Software Engineer: 2007 to 2015
lampware, inc contracted to MCM Corporation: Beaverton, Oregon / Scottsdale, Arizona
System Architecture: Red Hat / Ubuntu, C, Informix C-ISAM, Apache, MySQL, PHP, MS Windows / SQL Server
Summary: Single programmer, DBA and system adminitrator for auto insurance application and intranet.  Rolls included design, coding, troubleshooting, source control, building executables, rolling changes, updating different environments, porting applications, interfaces, database administration, documentation and training.
ETL Support: 2006 to 2007
Caritor / Keane contracted to Honeywell: Tempe, Arizona
System Architecture: SAP, IBM AIX, Oracle 9i, Business Objects Data Integrator 11.5, Autosys Job Management
Summary: Supported a very large domestic and international data warehouse.
MySQL DBA: 2006
Incentive Logic: Scottsdale, Arizona
System Architecture: Debian / Ubuntu Linux, Apache, MySQL with replication, Perl, VMware, Nagios, Foundry
Summary: DBA for a startup company doing employee reward programs.
MySQL DBA: 2005 to 2006
Go Daddy Software Inc: Scottsdale, Arizona
System Architecture: Red Hat Linux, Apache, MySQL with replication, PHP, Java, NetApp, VMware, Nagios
Summary: DBA supporting very large Internet database clusters of many different applications.
Senior System Analyst: 2004 to 2005
MCM Corporation: Scottsdale, Arizona
System Architecture: Red Hat Linux, C, Informix C-ISAM, Apache, MySQL, PHP, bash, MS Windows / SQL Server
Summary: Continued roll of programmer, DBA and system administrator for auto insurance application.
Software Engineer: 2000 to 2004
ASA Solutions contracted to MCM Corporation: Scottsdale, Arizona
System Architecture: Red Hat Linux, C, Informix C-ISAM, Apache, MySQL, PHP, bash, MS Windows / SQL Server
Summary: Programmer, DBA and system administrator for auto insurance application.
Software Engineer: 2000
ENSCICON Consulting contracted to Pegasus Inc: Phoenix, Arizona
System Architecture: Three tiered architecture with C and Informix (router / translation, application and database)
Summary: Ported C application of a large hotel reservation system.
Call Center Developer: 1999 to 2000
Catholic Healthcare West: Phoenix, Arizona
System Architecture: Nortel PBX, Genesys, Periphonics IVR and OSCAR, Oracle 8
Summary: Single developer and trouble shooter of voice response system for a large hospital chain.
Domestic/International Periphonics IVR Application Developer: 1998 to 1999
Maxim Group Consulting contracted to American Express: Phoenix, Arizona
System Architecture: Periphonics PeriPro / VRAM, Solaris 2.5, IBM mainframe hosts, Sybase database
Summary: Developer on large voice response system.

Tutor for Introduction to Computer Science: 1998
Arizona State University, Learning Resource: Tempe, Arizona
System Architecture: Novell and Windows network

Network Control Agent: 1997
Hospitality Franchise Systems, Inc: Phoenix, Arizona
System Architecture: UNIX host system and UNIX workstations

Incredible Universe, Tandy Corporation: Tempe, Arizona / Wilsonville, Oregon
System Architecture: IBM AS/400, 4690 POS, mainframe apps, Novell, Kronos, DOS terminals, Telxon, Teklogix

Computer Room Technician: 1995 to 1997
Return to Vendor Person in Charge: 1994 to 1995
Warehouse Lead: 1993 to 1994
Education / Training
Arizona State University: Tempe, Arizona
Bachelor of Science: Computer Information Systems
CompuMaster: Las Vegas, Nevada
Two Day Training: Linux Course
Honors / Activities