Resume

SUMMARY


I am an experienced ColdFusion web application developer with 10 years experience building web sites and web applications utilizing a host of technologies and frameworks, in team and individual settings, and adhering to Section 508 standards.

EXPERIENCE


2011-Present
Information Technology Specialist – Web Application Developer
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Art, Washington, DC

  • Maintained Archives of American Art (AAA) web site using ColdFusion 9, the CFWheels framework, HTML5, CSS3, and SQL 2008
  • Built new web applications and update existing applications to aid in the digitization of Archives collections.
  • Created web page which interfaced with the Flickr public api for an upcoming exhibit about snapshots.
  • Integrated Google’s reCaptcha web service into the Archives’ Ask Us and Interlibrary Loan forms.

2010-2011
ColdFusion Web Application Developer
ICF International, Rockville, MD

  • Developed conference registration system application for use in the 2011 Energy Star Awards Reception using the CFWheels framework
  • Developed forum module for the Collaboration and Project Management (CPM) application.
  • Worked in a team to develop the TA Tracker module in CPM for use by the Office for National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP).

2008-2010
Web Application Developer
Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC

  • Worked on a team of developers to develop and deploy various database enabled web applications using ColdFusion 8, Microsoft SQL Server 2000, and Fusebox 4.
  • Participated in team code reviews to ensure quality.
  • Led and participated in diversity and technical discussions as they relate to AED’s diversity initiative and to Web Services’ technical goals respectively.
  • Resolved application bugs and reported resolution to user(s).
  • Provided regular status updates for assigned projects.
  • Participated in ITIL training as part of AED’s change management initiative.
  • Implemented Web Services team wiki.

2006-2007
Web Application Developer
Internet2, Washington, DC

  • Worked on a team of developers to develop and deploy Member Profile web application for use by back office staff to access certain member data using ColdFusion 7, MySQL 4, and DoJo Ajax toolkit.
  • Developed project submission and requirements documentation as well as quality assurance procedures which were integrated into the larger web application process.
  • Regular maintenance of all Internet2 web sites and the intranet including conference program web site and all conference-related presentations and surveys.
  • Research Web 2.0 techniques and technologies for possible integration into Internet2 sites and applications.
  • Participated in CFUnited 2007 conference.
  • Worked as part of a team to migrate web sites, applications, and databases to new server hardware and upgrade web server to ColdFusion 8.
  • Responded to and resolved web site and web application issues through RT trouble ticketing system.

2004-2006
Web Developer
NOVA Research Company, Bethesda, MD

  • Worked on team of developers to redesign POET web site for National Cancer Institute’s Office of Education and Special Initiatives (www.ncipoet.org) using ColdFusion, MS SQL Server, and Adobe Photoshop, and Section 508
  • Developed Science Behind the News and Breast Cancer Risk Assessment surveys for National Cancer Institute (NCI) using ColdFusion, MS SQL Server 2000, and Section 508
  • Developed web site for NCI’s Cancer Patient Education Network including custom content management and membership management modules using ColdFusion, MS SQL Server 2000, Adobe Photoshop, and Section 508 (www.cancerpatienteducation.org).
  • Met with client to obtain project requirements, resolve outstanding issues, and report status, and provided regular updates to senior developer and project manager and met all deadlines.
  • Developed various conference web sites using Cold Fusion, XHTML/CSS, and SQL Server, including admin tools for registering attendees, posting agendas, scheduling breakout meetings, and collecting speakers’ A/V needs.
  • Completed Beginning and Advanced Cold Fusion, XHTML/CSS, and SQL training classes courses.

2002-2004
Web Developer
National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA

  • Performed daily maintenance of three websites (www.nhs.us, www.nasc.us, www.principals.org) in a Cold Fusion Server environment, including site indexing, monitoring error logs, running login scripts, banner ad campaign management, etc..
  • Developed and deployed a variety of databases and web applications to serve the needs of association members and internal customers and to meet association’s strategic goals and objectives.
  • http://www.nhs.us named as finalist for 2003 Distinguished Achievement Award by Association Educational Publishers.
  • Participated in requirements, design, development and deployment of redesigned http://www.principals.org website which resulted in an increase in visitor sessions of 25% over same period in previous year.
  • Participating in requirements and integration of content management system with 3rd party vendor.
  • Completed Cold Fusion MX training to facilitate upgrade from Cold Fusion 4.5.

2002
Web Application Developer

Catalyst Solutions, Inc. Baltimore, MD

  • Completed twelve (12) week web application development training program three (3) weeks ahead of schedule allowing more time to spend in internship working on client projects.
  • Programmed the information-gathering Design Your Developer and Information Request applications, using ASP, HTML, SQL and JavaScript for use in the Catalyst Solutions web site. Designed database tables for use with each application and built administrative modules for each application.
  • Selected as lead developer for redesign of Pennsylvania Public Health Association website, where I worked with client and two other developers to redesign an existing website.
  • Developed and proposed new software quality assurance process.

2001

Software Quality Assurance Tester
Online Resources Corp., McLean, VA

  • Performed manual and automated testing of new releases and change requests to Statement Loader and Payment Inquiry applications. Validated data from data entry in front-end application to affected database tables (SQL Server).
  • Managed multiple priorities and projects in both individual and team settings, including logging and tracking defects, maintaining updated status reports, and facilitating defect reviews.
  • Wrote and executed test plans and test scripts used in testing applications. Coordinated preparation of testing environment including test data/files.

2000-2001
Billing Systems Analyst
XO Communications, Reston, VA

  • Performed manual testing of new releases, change requests, and new product offerings in the Saville CBP billing system.
  • Managed multiple priorities and projects in both individual and team settings, including logging and tracking defects, maintaining updated status reports, and facilitating defect reviews.
  • Wrote and executed test plans and test scripts used in testing applications. Coordinated preparation of testing environment including test data/files.
  • Wrote closeout documentation and sometimes provided on-site handoff training to operations staff.

EDUCATION


University of Maryland University College, College Park, MD
M.S., Computer Systems Management-Software Development track, currently enrolled

Hampton University, Hampton, VA
B.S., Biological Sciences
With Honors and Departmental Honors

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS


Web Development: HTML, ASP, PHP, JavaScript, XHTML/CSS, Cold Fusion 4.5-9, Fusebox 4, CFWheels

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