Skills History

Areas of past / present involvement

Much of the experience originates from exposure to multiple industries and personal activities that involve related areas.

    Activity

Span of Time (10/2015)

Frequency

Level

Business

Customer service 2 yrs to now Every work day Professional
Credit account sales 2 yrs to now Every work day Professional
Service contract sales 2 yrs to now Every work day Professional
Merchandising 2 yrs to now Every work day Professional
Technical sales 2 yrs to now Every work day Professional
Transaction processing 2 yrs to now Every work day Professional
Manuals 2 yrs incl. 2014 Occasionally Professional
Leadership 8 yrs until 2012 Regularly Professional
Office administration a few months Every work day Professional

Warehouse

Stocking 5 yrs until 1998 Regularly Professional
Receiving 5 yrs until 1998 Regularly Professional
Inventory until 1998 Regularly Professional
Repair cycle until 1998 Regularly Professional

Food prep

Fast food prep 1.5 yrs Every work day Professional
Waiting, taking orders about a year Every work day Professional

Service industry

Clean-up, supply, readiness several years Every work day Professional
Cleaning tables, restrooms a few years Every work day Professional

Data processing

Data mapping several years Occasionally Everywhere
Information organization several years Occasionally Everywhere
Unified Modeling Language about a year Occasionally Everywhere
Flowcharts use since 1996 Regularly Professional

IT industry

Keep servers running 2 yrs until 2012 Weekly Professional
Backup and recovery 2 yrs until 2012 Regularly Professional
Hardware upgrades 2 yrs until 2012 Quarterly Professional
Software upgrades 2 yrs until 2012 Quarterly Professional
Network troubleshooting 2 yrs until 2012 Monthly Professional
General network connectivity 2 yrs until 2012 Monthly Professional
Email and web servers 2 yrs until 2012 Monthly Professional
General tech support 2 yrs until 2012 Weekly Professional
Cost control 2 yrs until 2012 Quarterly Professional

Writing software

1st language, dialect of BASIC 1 yr Daily Academic
2nd language, PERL few months Weekly Private
3rd language, JavaScript several years Every work day Professional
4th language, ActionScript 2 yrs Every work day Professional
5th language, Java few months Regularly Private
6th language, VBScript several years Every work day Professional
7th language, Visual Basic several years Regularly Professional
8th language, C# 14 years Every work day Professional
COBOL a few weeks Regularly Academic
Assembler in-depth research (Intel)  Private
C a few days Occasionally Private
C++ 3 yrs Regularly Private
F# researched
FoxPro 2 months (gave an assist) Daily Professional
Go few hours, made a demo A few times Private
PHP researched, made a demo Private
Python few hours, made a demo Private

Software writing tools

ActionState Komodo a few months Regularly Professional
Adobe Flash 2 yrs Occasionally Professional
Borland Jbuilder 1 month Regularly Private
Code::Blocks 4 months Regularly Private
Eclipse 2 months Regularly Private
FlashDevelop a few months Regularly Professional
IBM Visual Age for Java a day or two Regularly Private
IntelliJ IDEA 1 month Regularly Private
Macromedia Flash a few months Occasionally Professional
Microsoft Visual InterDEV 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Microsoft Visual Studio over 12 years Every work day Professional
Text editors since the beginning Regularly Everywhere

Software control tools

Microsoft DOS First environment Regularly Everywhere
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe over 5 years Regularly Professional
Microsoft Team Foundation Server 1 month Occasionally Professional
Bash Shell at least 3 yrs Regularly Everywhere
Gnu Make few months Occasionally Private
GIT few months Occasionally Private
Subversion and CVS 6 months Occasionally Everywhere

Software integration

Adobe Flash Firefly a few months Regularly Professional
Allegro C Library 1 month Occasionally Private
C++ STL 3 yrs Occasionally Private
Infragistics a few months Regularly Professional
Java Swing a few months Occasionally Private
Microsoft .NET Base Class Library over 12 years 10,000+ hours Everywhere
Microsoft .NET Console Oct. 2000 to 2015 Regularly Everywhere
Microsoft .NET Remoting a few months Occasionally Professional
Microsoft Active Server Pages 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Microsoft ADO.NET many years Regularly Professional
Microsoft ASP.NET HttpHandlers a few years Regularly Professional
Microsoft ASP.NET Web Forms 10 yrs (2003 – 2013) Regularly Professional
Microsoft ASP.NET Web Services several years Regularly Professional
Microsoft COM ADO 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Microsoft SSIS a few months Regularly Professional
Microsoft SSRS 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Microsoft WCF 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Microsoft Windows Forms 8 years Regularly Professional
Microsoft Windows Services 5 yrs until 2008 Regularly Professional
Microsoft WPF 3 yrs Regularly Professional
Mono for ASP.NET 2 months Occasionally Private
SFML 1 yr Occasionally Private
FLTK a few weeks Occasionally Private
libxml2 a few weeks Occasionally Private
Apache Xerces a few weeks Occasionally Private

Software systems

Apache Web Server 1 yr Occasionally Private
Microsoft Exchange 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Microsoft IIS Web Server majority of 12 years Regularly Professional
Microsoft SharePoint 1 yr Regularly Professional
Microsoft SQL Server Database 9 yrs until 2014 Regularly Professional
Microsoft Windows Desktop majority of 18 years Every work day Professional
Microsoft Windows Server many years until 2014 Regularly Professional
Oracle Database 3 yrs Regularly Professional
Postgres Database a few weeks Occasionally Private
SQLite a few weeks Occasionally Private
Debian-based Linux 6 yrs Regularly Private
Red Hat-based Linux 1 yr Regularly Everywhere
Gentoo-based Linux few months Systems recovery Private
Apple IIe long time ago Page layout Private
Apple OS X 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Apple iOS 2 yrs Regularly Professional
Android 4 yrs Regularly Everywhere
AT&T Stronghold Server long time ago Occasionally Professional

Software process

Procedural programming since the beginning Occasionally Everywhere
Object-oriented programming over 14 years Regularly Everywhere
Structured programming years Occasionally Private
Iterative development since the beginning Regularly Everywhere
Compact agile methodology over 12 years Regularly Professional
Waterfall methodology 3 yrs Varied intensity Professional
Interactive debugging over 13 years Regularly Everywhere
Debugging with GDB a few months Occasionally Private
Unit and regression testing since the beginning Regularly Everywhere

Software data/markup

CSS 12 yrs Occasionally Everywhere
HTML 18 yrs Varied intensity Everywhere
SQL 13 yrs Varied intensity Everywhere
XML 7 yrs Varied intensity Everywhere
XPATH 2 yrs Every work day Professional
XSLT 1 yr Every work day Professional

Software report tools

Active Reports few months Occasionally Professional
Crystal Reports few years Occasionally Professional
Microsoft Access few months Occasionally Professional
Microsoft Excel few years Occasionally Professional
Microsoft SSRS 2 yrs Regularly Professional

Visual Composition

Adobe Dreamweaver 1 yr Occasionally Professional
Adobe Fireworks 2 yrs Occasionally Professional
Adobe Flash 2 yrs Occasionally Professional
Adobe Illustrator 2 yrs Occasionally Professional
Adobe PhotoShop 1 yr Occasionally Professional
Animation 2 yrs Occasionally Everywhere
Corel PhotoPaint 1 yr Occasionally Private
Digital graphics design use since 1998 Regularly Professional
Digital illustration use since 1999 Occasionally Everywhere
Digital photo manipulation use since 2003 Regularly Professional
Fine art illustration strong use until 1995 Regularly Private
GIMP 2 yrs Occasionally Private
Inkscape 2 yrs Occasionally Private
Microsoft Blend a few years Regularly Professional
Microsoft Expression Design 2 yrs Occasionally Professional
Microsoft Expression Encoder a few months Occasionally Professional
Microsoft Expression Web a few years Regularly Everywhere
Microsoft FrontPage few years Regularly Everywhere
Serif Draw a few months Regularly Private
Symantec VisualPage a few months Occasionally Private
Wacom tablet 2 yrs Occasionally Everywhere

Industries

Finance 6 yrs Professional
Food Service 1.5 yrs Professional
Health Insurance 6 months Professional
Large Manufacturing 4 yrs Professional
Retail 2.5 yrs Professional
Telecommunications 6 months Professional
Transaction Processing 3 yrs Professional
Product Warehousing 5 yrs Professional

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