IT Professional Since 1984
As an IT professional I consider myself enthusiastic about technology and have a can-do personality. I follow direction well and easily collaborate with others to share techniques in a team spirit being helpful whenever needed. In addition to a repertoire of technical expertise, I possess excellent management skills and always put the company/clients interests first.
|CMS, Frameworks & Extensions: · Joomla/ Virtuemart/ SugarCRM/ CodeIgniter/ CakePhp/ Concrete 5/ some Zend/ · OpenSource Customizations · and more||Administration and Support: · Unix/Linux Systems Administration · Shell scripting · Apache Webserver Administration · Database Creation, Tuning, and Maintenance · Backup and Recovery Implementation · SQL*Net TCP/IP Administration · Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM) Toolset/ Designer/ SQLPlus/ RMAN Repository|
HIGHLIGHTS OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Overview of Web Designer/Development History Since 1999:
- 1999 - Developed HTML site using interface to the OrdersOnline.com shopping cart system.
- 2001 - Rewrote shopping cart system using Perl, still writing out to flat files.
- 2002 - Developed full Order Fulfillment System using PHP/MySQL. Designed / Developed proprietary database, and store & retrieval logic. 1000's of lines of code, including Authorize.net interface using CURL technologies.
- Also wrote PHP conversion scripts to parse flat html and other text files for order detail info for import into the MySQL DB.
- 2003 - Wrote additional backend for order fulfillment to show order status, and invoice payment, profit reports, CA tax calcs, many routines.
- 2004 - Obtained Macromedia MX & Adobe CS2 Suite becoming proficient via training DVD's & tutorials.
- 2005 - Continued enhancements & refinements to the order system and development of Photoshop graphics.
- 2006 - Wrote SMTP based email marketing scripts that can email any webpage based on PEAR SMTP and CURL calls.
- 2007 - Implementation of OpenSource SugarCRM for sales management & email marketing.
- Implemented SlideShow Pro for product showcasing based on the CakePhp framework and Flash.
- Looking to implement 3D product presentations I continued to explore and design in 3D using products Solidworks 7 & Carrara 6 Pro.
- 2008 - Conversion of site to OpenSource Joomla and Virtuemart. Many customizations were involved implementing modules for such things as invoicing.
- Also developed Ajax module based on the Prototype & JQuery frameworks calling it ajaxviewer_mod for Joomla to showcase patented Solar Roller (see site). Module can support any media from any source to the viewer and at the time was one of a kind plug-in that easily supports Slideshow Pro & YouTube presentations.
- Over the last few years have trained with various tools and frameworks such as CakePhp/CodeIgniter/Concrete/Symfony using the Eclipes IDE in addition to Dreamweaver. I've also recentely upgraded to the full Adobe CS 5.5 Master Suite in addition to Autodesk 3ds.
- See current sites at - www.solarfactory.com, www.solarroller.com, www.solar-covers.com.
B.S. COMPUTER SCIENCE 1984 Coleman College, San Diego, CA
B.A. ECONOMICS 1978 U.C. Santa Barbara, CA (biology understudies)
- MARKETING EVOLUTION - Nov 2008 - Jan 2009 - El Dorado Hills CA - PHP/MySQL/QCodo/Linux. Created a custom data loader which interrogated MySQL InnoDB foreign-key meta-data while parsing inputs to generate load statements.
- MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOC OF CALIF - Jun 2004 to 2005 - San Francisco CA – Website Tech Support and Maintenance - (Linux, MySQL, Php, Perl)
- APPLE COMPUTER - Nov 2001 to May 2002- Sacramento CA – Systems Implementation/Management of Oracle 8i/9i databases, PL/SQL Scripting, OEM, RMAN in a fast pace Java/Apple WOE 5.1 environment. - (SUN, Win2000)
- CA DEPT PESTICIDE REGULATION - Oct 2000 to Jan 2001 - Sacramento CA – Oracle Warehouse Builder, Snapshot Replication, Oracle Application Server, OEM, RMAN, PL/SQL - (SUN, Win2000)
- XUMA.COM - Dec 1999 to May 2000 - San Francisco CA - Oracle Application Server, OEM, RMAN, PL/SQL, Veritas Cluster Server, Apache Server, Intershop, ATG Dynamo, SQL-Station - (SUN, NT)
- MORE.COM - Sep 1999 to Dec 1999 - San Francisco CA - Oracle Warehouse Builder, Financials 11, Oracle Web Server, Veritas Cluster Server, OEM, Snapshot Replication, RMAN, PL/SQL, Apache Server, PHP - (SUN, LINUX, NT)
- CITY OF TEMPE - Aug 1998 to Nov 1998 - Tempe AZ - Peoplesoft 5, 6 & 7, PL/SQL, Tuxedo, OEM - (HP, NT)
- DIAL CORP - May 1998 to Aug 1998 - Scottsdale AZ - Oracle Apps Admin, CPG Admin, OEM - (HP)
- SOLECTRON - Jan 1998 to Apr 1998 - San Jose CA - Peoplesoft 6, PL/SQL, OEM - (HP)
- MOTOROLA - Sep 1997 to Dec 1997 - Phoenix AZ - Financials 10, PL/SQL, Clarify, OEM - (AIX)
- STREAM INTERNATIONAL - May 1997 to Aug 1997 - Fremont CA - PL/SQL, Forms, OEM - (SUN)
- MDLI - Feb 1997 to Apr 1997 - San Leandro CA - PL/SQL, OEM - (DEC VAX, DEC Alpha, SGI, HP, AIX)
- STREAM INTERNATIONAL - Jan 1997 to Feb 1997 - Fremont CA - PL/SQL, Forms - (SUN)
- HDS - Jul 1996 to Oct 1996 - Scottsdale AZ - Oracle Reports, PL/SQL - (SUN, HP, AIX, SEQUENT)
- AZ DEPT ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY - Jan 1996 to Jul 1996 - Phoenix AZ - PL/SQL, Forms, Reports - (SUN)
- ALLIED SIGNAL - Apr 1995 to Oct 1995 - Phoenix, AZ - PL/SQL, Forms, Reports - (HP)
- KAISER PERMANENTE - Mar 1994 to Oct 1994 (Contract) - Walnut Creek, CA - Sr. DB2 DBA - (IBM)
- BEAR CREEK CORP (Harry's & David's) - Sep 1992 to Nov 1993 (Contract) - Medford, OR - Sr. DB2 DBA - (IBM)
- STATE OF CALIFORNIA EDD - Nov 1991 to May 1992 (Contract) - Sacramento CA - IDMS DBA - (IBM)
- BANK OF AMERICA - May 1988 to Jul 1989 (Perm) - Concord CA - VSAM, OS/2 DBA - (IBM)
- CSC - Nov 1986 to May 1988 (Perm) - Sacramento CA - DATACOM/DB and IDMS DBA - (IBM)
- Programmer 1984 - 1986
- NAVAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - Jan 1984 to Nov 1984 (Perm) - San Diego CA - Cobol P/A - (HARRIS)
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