Graphic and Desktop Design Diploma (2000)
Best Portfolio - Nominee, Summer 2000
.Net Framework 2.0 Web Applications
June 2007 - October 2010
October 2010 - Present
Duties include acting as Web Application Architect providing the overall guidance and structure for creating and maintaining the whole web presence of the company. Enacted a core set of development standards and coding practices for error handling and notification, role -based security, UI design and data reuse (WCF, Web Service, REST). Established source control standards beginning with the migration of the entire source control library from Visual Source Safe to Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010 (TFS).
In addition, I lead a team of 7 developers providing the technical guidance and mentoring for all development projects. I also lead a team of 3 developers to provide on-call support for all web applications.
I also continuously mentor numerous developers throughout IT in the areas of the .NET Framework, SQL and Graphic Design.
In addition to the duties described above, I am also involved in numerous development projects as our department functions on a project basis. Those projects include:
Lead a team of 4 developers to redesign all external facing websites. Included replacing multiple classic asp/html web sites with more modern MVC applications. I also established a central user experience to standardize the external presence. Project includes central JSON/REST services for news and marketing banners and the central CMS management interface for internal staff to maintain the information.
Leading a team of 4 developers to upgrade the existing functionality in the existing legacy security system into the ASP.NET Security Provider Model. In addition, upgrade all legacy data connections to the IMB mainframe to use a Middleware Web Service solution. Project included migrating 4 disparate web applications into one, 3 databases into one and upgrade to SQL 2008, 12 SQL/SSIS Jobs to SQL 2008 and implementing a new user activity logging methodology using WFC Web Services.
Designed and developed an Employer group enrollment application. This application was originally targeted for small groups (less than 25 members) and is currently used for medium to large groups (less than 1500 members). The system uses SQL and Middleware Web Services to query Legacy data in an IBM Mainframe and communicates with and in-house legacy system for completing the enrolment process.
Your Blue Express (YBX) was the expansion of the employer portal’s group enrollment application. The project consisted of migration from IBM Legacy data source to Middleware web service solution, added functionality to accept supporting documents, implemented a new back-end workflow process, reports using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and implementation of AJAX. Your Blue Renewal utilized the existing YBX back-end and workflow to add open-enrollment functionality processing for employers.
Added a portal for viewing a provider’s Payment Voucher in ASP.NET which works with an existing Security System hosted off site. Queries Vignette IDM system using the web service API to view the index information and display the document in PDF format. Lead a team of developers to create a system to suppress the printing of the Vouchers from the IBM Mainframe.
Developed a website to assist current and potential customers learn about and understand Medicare and Medicare\rSupplement plans. Includes an interactive Flash presentation to assist in the "Countdown to Retirement".
Worked with the Corporate Security Administrator to create a system for managing and auditing all security requests. Manages the three main areas of corporate security; Badge\Building, Mainframe, and Network access. The system contains a custom work flow to obtain all manager or director approvals that are necessary for completing the request and work flow to process the requests.
Worked with the Corporate Security Administrator to create a system for auditing Mainframe (RACF) access. The system contains a work flow for all managers to accept their direct reports and approve the access that they are supposed to have.
Built reusable web services to query Active Directory using a mix of the .NET Framework Directory Services and Active Directory Services Interfaces (ADSI)
Built reusable web services to query Vignette’s Flow Manager API. This was customized to specific applications built for departments in the company. Handles authentication and filtering.
September 2001 - Present
Design & develop high-end Interactive websites, e-commerce, and dynamic websites using the Microsoft .NET Framework and the latest web and database technologies. I also provide corporate image and promotional designs services to be used for the Web and Print. Projects I have worked on include:
Currently rebuilding the existing website using .NET 4.0 and MVC 3. Project includes new branding and design.
Conducted a complete project assessment for the NORDIC Clinical Trial web site (www.nordicclinicaltrials.com). Web site is an external facing implementation of SharePoint (MOSS 2007). Assessment included review of the existing design and the use of SharePoint.
Created a basic web site design for delivery and moving company. URL: www.onthegodeliveries.com
King Of Prussia, PA
August 2004 - May 2007
As an associate, I worked as a web development and design consultant for the customers listed below. In addition I was a part of an internal project to create a streaming media delivery system for the presentation of videos of meetings, seminars, working sessions, guest speaker events, public speaker events, etc.
The first project included creating an interactive marketing module using Adobe Flash which included multiple flash delivery systems integrated with an ASP.NET Web Application for electronic product detail delivery (eDetailing) and eLearning in the US and Global marketplace; countries included include USA, Ireland, Japan, Norway, Spain, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
The second project was working on a team for the support and development for AstraZeneca’s Media Library product using Interwoven’s MediaBin server application. Media Library is AstraZeneca’s main Graphical Asset storage application reaching Global wide. Daily duties included supporting and maintaining the web applications and servers, customer support and customer training as well as developing training materials for users of Media Library.
Instrumental in created an ASP.NET Administration Portal for managing the Media Library application including User Administration, External Partner Administration and Reporting.
Media Library was the second at application at AstraZeneca to be accessible internal and external. The security implementation used the RSA ClearTrust system for silent authentication for internal AZ users.
The project required an entire system overhaul and a complete Data Migration Strategy working in the confines of the complex multi-tiered AstraZeneca firewall environment.
The new system included an enhancement to the Administration Portal adding communication capabilities and web services for enhanced reporting. Enhancements also included the creation of multiple Console applications in C# .NET to be run as a scheduled task reporting, populate user data for job history reporting and FTP Transfer to support external customers.
Updated and maintained multiple Adobe Flash presentations for the Accu-Check systems, Accu-Check Compact, and Accu-Check Aviva product demos.
Pompano Beach, FL
September 2002 - October 2002
Design, construct, and install signage for Advanced signage and monument walls. Other duties included assisting Project Manager with shipping and receiving, and maintaining office computer network.
Boca Raton, FL
January 2002 - September 2002
Design and maintenance of Flash tiles for all landing pages, Design and maintenance of weekly newsletter e-mails and promotional e-mails, production of specialized ‘Microsites’, and other miscellaneous daily/weekly updates.
(January 2002 - March 2002 worked as contract worker through K-Force, Inc.)
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
August 2001 - November 2001
Designed numerous direct mailers for a credit card protection company.
Designed magazine advertisements for Richard Bertram Yachts, Inc. and The Allied Marine Group. Magazine advertisements were published in magazines like Yachts International, Power and Motoryachting, Yachting, Motorboating and many more.
Miami Beach, FL
June 2000 - March 2001
Dania Beach, FL
September 1999 - February 2000
October1996 - September 1997
Supported dial-up networking connections for Windows 3.x and up, Windows 95 and Macintosh operating Systems. Design and maintain customer’s web pages. Maintain computers throughout the technical support office. Wrote the Technical Support manual to assist the training of new Technical Support staff.