John Lundy

9696 Walnut St.

Dallas, TX 75243

(214) 575-4737 lundy@airmail.net

 

Objective

A challenging position as a software developer that utilizes my skills and experiences.

 

Accomplishments

Texas Parks and Wildlife: Texas License Connection Application Development

 

Successfully developed Texas Parks and Wildlife TLC hunting and fishing license application. Primary developer on 2 developer team. Application now used throughout the state of Texas to sell hunting and fishing licenses from sporting goods stores, Wal-Mart stores and many others. Developed for the Hypercom ICE 5500 terminal.

 

Nationwide Flood Research Institute, Inc.: Transaction Interface Web Application Development

 

Successfully developed web interface to allow transaction message exchange between Nationwide Flood Research Institute, Inc. and Determination Processing Services, Inc. Interfaced with MySQL databases hosted on Linux Servers and Microsoft Access databases hosted on Windows 2000 Servers. The proof of concept application was unique in that it was developed entirely in ASP script and run through an Internet Explorer browser window. The final release was then quickly ported from ASP into a VB desktop application.

 

HIPAA-Compliant Eligibility Verification System

 

Successfully developed HIPAA-Compliant Eligibility Verification software application used by insurance providers throughout the state of Delaware. Based on an existing software application for state of Pennsylvania that was successfully maintained and updated on a continuing basis. Completed application deployed on approximately 1000 terminals in doctor's offices in Delaware.

 

Atrana Low-Level Libraries Development

 

Successfully developed full set of low-level hardware libraries for VeriFone TXO/Verix and Hypercom terminals. Primary developer in ongoing project to update and enhance internal low-level libraries. These libraries greatly increased application development speed and are now being used as the foundation for the PAYWAVE system now being used throughout the country.

 

Experience

Advantix Media Grapevine, TX

Web Developer 07/2006 to 10/2006

w Restructured and improved existing company internet web pages used as part of "pay per click" internet web search advertising campaigns used to help track web traffic and sales leads.

w Wrote, designed and produced internet web sites and performed updates to existing web pages using PC-based tools including Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2005, Microsoft Office 2003 - Microsoft FrontPage 2003, Microsoft Word 2003, and Microsoft Visual SourceSafe.

w Structured and maintained a set of client 'landing pages' used to assist with tracking of sales leads resulting from internet web search advertising campaigns with multiple internet web search sites including Google, Yahoo! Search, Ask.com, and others.

w Restructured and improved existing client web pages to correct invalid links, update web page images, and implement logic updates related to the transmission of e-mail messages based on specific logic requirements.

w Served as web developer for internet web search advertising company.

w Researched and recommended web development updates to company hosted web sites.

 

Review-Med, L.P. Dallas, TX

Sr. Software Developer 10/2004 to 01/2006

w Provided technical support to workers in information processing departments.

w Maintained Microsoft Office 2003 VB Script Applications.

w Executed daily operations of PPO Export/Import of processed Worker's Comp medical bills.

w Assigned and coordinated work projects such as converting to new hardware and software. Included migration of Microsoft Access databases to Microsoft SQL 2000 and necessary application updates to support SQL.

w Determined feasibility of expanding and enhancing computer operations.

w Made recommendations for improvements in computer system.

 

InfAssure (Formerly Westech Computer Systems) Dallas, TX

Software Developer 09/2003 to 10/2004

w Wrote, designed and produced Microsoft ASP Web application software.

w Developed and directed software system testing procedures, programming and documentation.

w Consulted with customer concerning maintenance of software systems.

w Coordinated installation of software systems.

w Refurbished laptops, desk stations, test stations, and various computer components.

w Responsibilities included problem detection and solving, fixing and reinstalling software and hardware, and maintaining the company network.

w Designed, implemented, maintained, and upgraded critical Microsoft Access and Microsoft SQL databases.

w Repaired and upgraded hardware and software for PC systems.

w Administered all Desktop related functions including hardware and software set-up and configuration.

w Performed software and hardware installation, end-user support and training, and maintenance and customizing Microsoft Visual Basic, Microsoft Access, and C++ applications.

w Changed system software so that system performance would meet objectives.

w Assisted users having problems with use of system software.

w Structured and maintained multiple Microsoft SQL database objects and data retrieval application software.

w Consulted with users to identify current operating procedures and clarify program objectives.

w Designed computer terminal screen displays to accomplish goals of user request.

w Converted project specifications into sequence of detailed instructions and logical steps for coding into language processable by computer.

w Analyzed, reviewed and altered program to increase operating efficiency and adapt to new requirements.

w Assisted users to solve operating problems.

w Researched, designed, upgraded and developed software systems for Microsoft Access 2003.

w Microsoft Office 2000/2002/2003 Macro development and software deployment.

w SQL database administration.

w Supported, maintained, and performed application updates to Microsoft Access applications using multiple Microsoft SQL 2000 databases.

w Performed migrations of Microsoft Access 2000/2002/2003 databases and applications to Microsoft SQL.

w Researched, designed and developed software systems in ASP.

w Designed, developed, and delivered client database interface websites for clients.

w Coordinated deployment/installation of software systems.

w Designed and implemented ASP code and Microsoft Access DBs to capture HTML form data to Microsoft Access and Microsoft SQL databases.

w Assisted with conversion of Microsoft Access database applications to Microsoft SQL.

w Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2003 Server, & Windows XP OS software development.

w Performed project management including resource allocation and task estimates.

 

Lundy Services, Inc. Dallas, TX

Webmaster 02/2003 to 09/2003

w Designed, developed, and delivered client websites.

w Provided follow up services such as publishing new content, site maintenance, and information archiving.

w Provided overall system administration of client's sites and internet related issues.

w Managed the files of all client websites as well as in-house websites.

w Created websites using applications from Microsoft and others.

w Used primarily JAVA programming language.

w DOM

w BHO

 

Atrana Solutions, Inc. Dallas, TX

Software Developer 1999 to 2003

w Researched, designed and developed software systems for the POS industry.

w Analyzed software requirements in order to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.

w Trained new software developers in the software development methodology followed by the company.

w Developed and directed software system testing procedures, programming and documentation.

w Successfully managed a 3 person team in multiple software development projects.

w Coordinated deployment/installation of software systems.

w Converted data from project specifications and statements of work in order to create and modify software systems.

w Wrote, designed and produced software systems for multiple target platforms including Windows 95/98/NT/2000 and embedded systems manufactured by VeriFone and Hypercom.

w Wrote detailed description of user needs, program functions and steps required to develop and modify software systems. (Project Specifications)

w Reviewed computer system capabilities, workflow and scheduling limitations.

w Determined if requested program and program change was possible within existing system.

w Developed new systems to improve production and workflow as required.

w Prepared workflow charts and diagrams to specify operations to be performed by computer programs and operations.

w Planned and prepared technical reports, memoranda and instructional manuals as documentation of program development.

w Upgraded system and corrected errors to maintain system after implementation.

w Served as Technical Lead for company projects, including all project management tasks.

w Restructured and improved inefficient code to improve overall transaction times.

w Prepared time and cost estimates for completing projects.

w Conferred with supervisor and representatives concerned with software projects.

w Researched and recommended optimizations of existing programs as requested.

w Inputted test data into software systems and performed full application unit testing as part of the implementation stage of the software development methodology.

w Provided direction and assistance to other developers.

w Wrote instructions to guide operating personnel during production runs.

w Wrote project test scripts executed by quality assurance technicians.

w Analyzed, reviewed and rewrote programs in order to increase operating efficiency and adapt program to new requirements.

w Prepared and presented project tracking updates at project status meetings.

w Organized and managed project scheduling by applying experience in software application development.

w Obtained and analyzed project specifications and flow charts.

w Directed and coordinated work of others to write, test and modify software systems.

w Verified that programs functioned according to user requirements and conformed to establishment guidelines or Statement Of Work.

w Wrote, designed and produced project specification documents.

w Wrote, designed and produced project test script documents.

w Resolved questions of program intent, data input, output requirements and inclusion of internal controls.

w Compiled and wrote documentation of program development and subsequent revisions.

w Evaluated interface between hardware, software, operational and performance requirements of overall system.

w Responsible for all project life cycle phases.

w Developed POS applications for VeriFone and Hypercom hardware.

w Performed upgrades of existing terminal applications as maintenance projects.

w Developed applications for VeriFone TXO terminals including OMNI 380, OMNI 395, OMNI 396, and OMNI 3200.

w Developed applications for VeriFone Verix terminals including OMNI 3300, OMNI 3350, and OMNI 3750.

w Developed applications for Hypercom terminals including Hypercom T7, Hypercom T7P, and Hypercom ICE 5500. Hypercom terminal development also included use of VHDT terminal emulator for the PC using Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0.

w Primary developer of Texas Parks and Wildlife TLC hunting and fishing license application. Used throughout the state of Texas to sell hunting and fishing licenses in sporting goods stores, Wal-Mart stores and many others. Developed on the Hypercom ICE 5500 terminal.

w Primary developer in the creation of a full set of low-level hardware libraries for VeriFone TXO/Verix and Hypercom terminals. Primary developer in ongoing project to update and enhance the low-level libraries. These libraries greatly increased application development speed and are being used as the foundation for the PAYWAVE system now being used throughout the country.

 

Research Institute of America (CLR/FASTAX) Carrollton, TX

Sr. Sys. Engineer 06/1998 to 08/1999

w Was instrumental in porting legacy DOS FAMS application to object oriented Windows 95/98/NT platform using Microsoft Visual Studio tools.

w Upgraded system and corrected errors to maintain system after implementation.

w Responsible for second-level technical support to users with database corruption errors.

w Learned specific input and output requirements such as forms of data input, how data was to be summarized and formatted for reports.

w Successfully handled all customer interaction in relation to technical support.

w Responded to written and telephone requests for technical support.

w Provided direction and assistance to users.

w Presented and expedited solutions to database corruption problems.

w Assisted in resolving problems in software systems after deployment.

w Managed and operated Windows NT Servers.

w Refurbished laptops, desk stations, test stations, and various computer components.

w Maintained and setup new user security accounts for Windows NT 4.0 Server.

w Designed, implemented, maintained, and upgraded databases for new and existing FAMS users.

w Developed procedures and practices for testing reliability and stability of software components.

w Input test data into software systems on multiple test platforms to ensure cross-platform compatibility.

w Analyzed, reviewed and rewrote programs in order to increase operating efficiency and adapt program to new requirements.

w Used bug tracking software such as Test Trax to test, track and verify defects in software programs.

w Used source control software including Microsoft Visual Source Safe 5.0 and 6.0.

w Trained software program users.

w Assisted users to solve operating problems.

w Performed software development of tax and accounting software.

w Application development using Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0 and 6.0 for front end and Microsoft Visual C++ 5.0 and 6.0 for system level .DLLs. Supported Windows 95/98 and Windows NT/Windows 2000 platforms.

w Creation of Install Shield setup packages and scripts for implemented software applications.

w Programming interfaces included access to Raima and Oracle relational databases.

w Provided support to Quality Assurance department for version releases.

w Worked with PowerBuilder developers on related products.

w Also provided second level technical support directly to customers.

 

Northern Telecom Richardson, TX

Help Desk Technician 04/1998 to 06/1998

w Responsibilities included problem detection and solving, fixing and reinstalling software and hardware, and maintaining the company network.

w Maintained and setup new user security accounts for Windows NT 4.0 Server.

w Provided technical support to end-users in hardware/software proficiency.

w Answering phones in call center as internal technical support for entire company.

w PC and MAC software and hardware troubleshooting.

 

SoftWorks Dallas, TX

Contract Programmer 11/1997 to 04/1998

w Wrote, designed and produced MVS/COBOL software for Sprint in Las Colinas.

w Restructured and improved old software system for major system upgrade.

w Applied knowledge of computer programming techniques and computer languages.

w Analyzed, reviewed and altered program to increase operating efficiency and adapt to new requirements.

w MVS/COBOL application programming for Sprint in Las Colinas.

 

Dallas Semiconductor Dallas, TX

Engineering Assistant 05/1996 to 10/1997

w Related software systems to hardware product development for applications.

w Applied principles and techniques of computer science, engineering and mathematical analysis.

w Was instrumental in creation of a software emulator of company's "Cryptographic iButton" chip.

w Consulted with hardware engineers and other engineering staff.

w Wrote, designed and produced software used by production to program new circuits fabricated at the company's facilities.

w Used computer-assisted engineering software and equipment.

w Developed computer software and hardware to conduct tests on electronic products and systems.

w Programming in Unix and Windows95/WindowsNT with Microsoft Visual C++, Borland C++, Borland Delphi, C/C++, MFC.

w Projects included a complete software emulator for a hardware IC called the Cryptographic iButton. This product was capable of generating RSA-style public keysets, performing encryptions, and executing scripts.

w Other projects involved reading and programming other Dallas Semiconductor parts. Larger projects included a gang programmer used in production to program sets of parts and reporting aimed at identifying bad hardware.

w Created trade show demo applications for Dallas Semiconductor products.

 

Dallas Semiconductor Dallas, TX

Technician II 1992 to 1996

w Refurbished laptops, desk stations, test stations, and various computer components.

w Responsibilities included problem detection and solving, fixing and reinstalling software and hardware, and maintaining the company network.

w Performed troubleshooting, diagnosed, installed, upgraded, configured, and repaired computer systems and network system components.

w Repaired and upgraded hardware and software for PC systems.

w Installed and interfaced computer hardware including multimedia, memory and video components and systems.

w Administered all Desktop related functions including hardware and software set-up and configuration.

w Performed troubleshooting on network connectivity, desktop configuration, printers connectivity, and network access issues regarding permissions.

w Maintained all CAT-5 and infrared ports around the station using the punch down tool and other related tools, serviced all quad racks, battery chargers and kept track of stock items.

w Provided technical support for problems with sound cards, video cards, network cards, modems, hard drives, hard disk controllers, and PCI bridges.

w Changed mother board jumper settings.

w Added hardware to computer systems such as: hard drives, video cards, sound cards, SCSI devices, printers and scanners.

w Installed and configured Novell servers and workstations using Ethernet CAT5 cables.

w Set up network using Ethernet topology, spliced cables, laid cables and installed computers.

w Installation of new PCs and software.

w Supported software included Microsoft Office, Lotus Smart Suite, dial-up terminal software and others.

w Ran network cables for Novell/Windows networking and VAX/VMS terminals.

 

Relevant Background

w Headed programming team that developed Texas Parks and Wildlife "Texas License Connection" hunting and fishing license application. Included software development, written documentation, and hands-on training for end user.

w Developed internal Atrana low-level libraries allowing faster application development and a standard approach to terminal software development. Allowed company to develop applications without paying VeriFone a royalty fee required when using the VeriFone libraries.

w Updated existing eligibility verification software system used in the state of Pennsylvania to support the Delaware HIPAA-compliant standard. Included creation of ballpark bid, project bid, project specification, weekly project tracking reports, management of multiple developers' time, and assisted customer with product deployment.

w Wrote and documented cost/time estimate "bids" for company projects.

w Wrote complete project specification documents.

w As part of a team, helped develop InSource FAMS software for Windows 95/98/NT. InSource FAMS application based on original DOS FAMS accounting application.

w Was responsible for debugging, testing, providing product support for all InSource FAMS software systems.

w Software engineering work ranged from development of database repair utility programs to trade show demo applications.

w Wrote Cryptographic iButton emulation software for the PC which allowed generation of RSA-style public/private keys, encryption/decryption and digital signatures.

w Wrote applications in Microsoft and Borland C/C++, Visual Basic, Assembly, COBOL, and Pascal.

w Developed applications for embedded systems.

w Developed object-oriented applications for Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP.

w Developed applications for UNIX workstations.

w Consistently achieved highest number of successfully resolved telephone support calls in my group for my time-period.

 

Languages

C, C++, Pascal, BASIC, Assembly, SQL, dBASE, COBOL, JCL, Scheme, Java, Visual Basic, VBScript, Install Shield, ASP, ASP .NET

 

Software

Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Visual Studio .NET, Microsoft Visual Source Safe, Microsoft Office 2003 (Access, Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Microsoft Office 2000, Microsoft Office XP, Lotus Notes, Lotus Smart Suite, Windows 3.11, Windows 95/98/Me, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003 Server, Word Perfect, DOS, DOS batch, Norton Utilities, dBASE

 

Hardware

IBM PC/AT, Macintosh/Motorola 68000, Hypercom, VeriFone, multiple embedded systems, Commodore, Amiga

 

Education

University of Texas at Arlington Arlington, TX

Computer Science and Engineering 1992 to 1997

Operating Systems, Programming Languages, Data Structures, Software Engineering

 

Eastfield Community College Dallas, TX

Logic and Introduction to Programming 1991 to 1992

 

Skyline High School Dallas, TX

Computer Science 1988 to 1992

 

References

Available upon request