Programmer and techinician with 6 years of experience doing computer maintenance, networking, and consulting.
Driven, self-taught, and self-motivated. Can easily and effectively communicate with all levels of staff and users.
Currently working alone; very interested in working with and learning from others in a dynamic team environment as a junior developer.
Confidential - Ortonville, MI Systems Administrator September 2010 - Present
Systems administrator. Responsible for 100% of company's computer-related activities. Junior developer on a
two-person team that ported company's e-commerce site from Ruby on Rails to ASP.NET MVC3, using Visual Studio 2010, C#, nUnit, SQL Server 2008, and the Razor view engine, hosted on Amazon EC2. Responsible for developing a system for data to be automatically exported from company's FileMaker CRM application, then uploaded to the server and imported to the site's SQL Server database. Upgraded office from Windows XP to Windows 7 and replaced all user computers with custom-built machines. Completely restructured networking and file-sharing, and set up local and remote backup. Set up UPS for servers. Wrote Ruby and Bash scripts to parse, sort, and organize over 60gb of pictures and automated the process of uploading them to Amazon's S3 service. Completely restructured network and replaced the consumer-grade hardware with Cisco business-grade gear. Instituted a number of changes in company's day-to-day procedures to ensure better database normalization. Day-to-day activities include user support, maintenance, website maintenance and development, database maintenance, and FileMaker development.
Confidential Owner September 2006 - Present
Technical consultant for anything computer-related. Services provided have included building custom PCs; Windows and OSX troubleshooting and support; home and small-business networking; spyware / virus removal and recovery; and remote technical support (via phone, screen-sharing, or both).
FileMaker Pro & FileMaker Server
Google Docs for Business
Mac OSX 10.6 & 10.7
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Microsoft Office 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010
Microsoft Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 & 2008
Microsoft Visual Studio 2010
SME Server (Linux)
Ubuntu Linux & Ubuntu Server
Amazon Web Services