Find a position that lends to my goal of applying innovative ideas to difficult problems, and then leading teams to those solutions. I have developed solutions in ••••• days to solve issues of access control in desert situations using smart cards; I have developed solutions to move high volumes of data for processing daily for advanced analytical purposes. Adding business plans and strategic goals to engineering development has proven to be challenging in the Govt. Contractor space where program margins are only 8% which then ties to very limited investment capital, so I and am looking for positions which can look beyond this limitation.
December ••••• - present
SAIC Vienna, VA
System Architect -
November ••••• - present
Design "big data" analytic solutions using best practices and proven COTS technologies to meet established business goals established by management. Technologies include: Oracle ETL, Java Spring, Autonomy IDOL, Tomcat Apache, LDAP, Kapow, Linux OS
Align development efforts and milestone deliveries with business strategy to maximize ability to turn investment into revenue stream. Modify business plan to reflect funding changes, to scale to appropriate solution scope. Communicate with investors on status and capabilities including their status. Manage development team to meet technical goals through development of requirements. Hold Agile scrum meetings with investors and development team to demonstrate status in current and future sprints. Develop intermediate solutions to show progress towrds final goals. Demonstrate to investors quarterly progress of development asking for additional funding from R&D committee.
SAIC Vienna, VA
Product Manager -
November ••••• - •••••
Establish baseline using Earned Value project management skills to create milestones on project deliverables. Investigate and troubleshoot previous issues in delivery and schedule commitments and recommend get well plans to resolve issues. Establish focal review process to include prime and sub contractors to discuss and meet about issues in schedule, scope and financial issues to give customers and investors ability to be informed about progress.
Other positions include - Design and prototype solutions in two R&D projects related to the biometric industry resulting in establishing multimillion dollar programs Woked with NIST to devlop and test protocols for data throughput and storage for passport chipset Develop secure messaging systems utilizing the rebuilding of entire Operating Systems to support a multitude of devices ranging from laptop devices to media players Develop, manage and deploy robust systems internationally to assess relationships between unclassified documents.
Embedded Software Engineer
April ••••• - September ••••• VT Linx Multimedia Solutions Silver Spring, MD
Designed and developed using gnu c/c•••••H••••• compliant call mechanism to initiate video conferences on custom hardware. Software was derrived from RADVision H••••• software product, but was enhanced to allow multiple real-time streams using proprietary capabilities algorithms
April ••••• - April ••••• Mitretek Systems McLean, VA
Developed and designed multiple test harnesses to determine load capacities of system designs. Load balancing and load estimation techniques included Standard deviation of max and median load capacities, time to sustain "steady-state" and maximium load. All test harnesses proved to be crucial in aiding in government contractor improving systems to "field ready" status. Technologies included: Linux, Mercury Loadrunner, C/C•••••, Oracle
June ••••• - April ••••• Northrop Grumman Herndon, VA
Aided in the design and development of several applications including the IRS SCRIPS project where development of test tools and software testing mechanisms aided in the timeliness to deploy iterations of system modifications.