••••• S. Harlan Road
Lathrop, CA •••••
A challenging position in Information Technology that would give me the opportunity to restart my career in the computer industry after maintaining a ••••• grade point average majoring in Network Administration at Heald College.
Earned Associate Degree, Network Administration, December •••••, Heald College. Familiar with Windows Server ••••• administration, network design, and routing concepts.
Proven leader with ••••• years of senior-level software experience encompassing computer, peripheral, test and measurement equipment plus a strong record of product/bottom-line enhancement
Experienced as an assembly language and C/C••••• programmer. Very familiar with DOS and all versions of Microsoft Windows. Familiarity with Linux/UNIX. Previously performed as a system administrator for the UNIX systems used by a team for writing and maintaining diagnostics.
Thorough knowledge of PC architecture gained through my years as a BIOS engineer and reinforced by courses taken at Heald College.
Excellent debugging skills involving both hardware and software. Experience using test equipment to aid in the debugging process.
BS in Computer Science from San Francisco State University, plus a commitment to professional improvement that includes ongoing studies in Phoenix BIOS, Microsoft Visual C•••••, Microsoft OLE DB, and object oriented analysis/design.
Excellent organizational, problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills. Perform equally well both in a team or as an individual.
Heald College IT department. Responsibilities included resolving various computer software/hardware problems and sutdent login issues.
SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER
Recruited in ••••• by Force Computers, Inc. - a division of Solectron that manufacturers custom computer systems and motherboards. Sole person responsible for making necessary modifications to and maintaining the system BIOS for the systems the company designed.
Recruited in ••••• as a senior Firmware/Diagnostic Engineer by NCR Corporation at that time a $6 billion electronic equipment, software and technical services company. Worked in a team writing and maintaining diagnostics and the system BIOS. In •••••, when the company switched its focus to object-oriented relational database software for data warehousing, retained as a senior Software Engineer.
Recruited in ••••• by Parallan Computer, Inc. a regional manufacturer of computer systems for the retail market. Responsible for diagnostics for systems developed for resale by IBM.
SENIOR FIRMWARE/DIAGNOSTIC ENGINEER
Recruited in ••••• by Altos Computer Systems a leading UNIX-based computer systems manufacturer. Due to strong level of contribution, retained by Acer when it purchased Altos in ••••• to become Acer America. Worked in a team responsible for writing diagnostics to thoroughly test systems produced. The diagnostics were designed for use by manufacturing, field service, and by the end user.
Available upon request
Hardware Hubs LAN/WAN MS Office Mail Network PC/Desktop TCP/IP UNIX