Wild Card Ventures LLC - Technology Strategist. 2/2009-Current: Provide the vision and champion quality end-to-end technical services and products. Responsible for writing technical specifications, user stories, maintaining the product backlogs, coordinating sprints iterations using Agile, Lean and the Kaizen methodologies to effectively managing resources and deliver products to customer specifications, on budget and on time.
Symphony Teleca - Mobile Development Team Lead. 4/2011-12/2011: Lead a team of embedded software engineers in an Agile project environment, working through user stories and in the product backlog with product owners. Coordinated daily communications, sprint increments and maintained highly visible progress indicators and information radiators.
Bally Technology - Embedded touch Screen Developer. 1/2011-3/2011: Integrated the Bally Display Manager (DM) technology into the IGT GameKings. The project demonstrated the backward compatibility of the Bally DM technology and was delivered to spec on time.
IGT (International Gaming Company) - New Products Development 10/2010-1/2011: Produced a new user interface for the Casinolink eSmib and Service Window products for the 2010 G2E show and the 2011 ICE show. Products were delivered to specifications on time.
Caesars Entertainment Inc - Software Developer. 1/2010-10/2010: Ported the Total Rewards customer facing touch screen application to run on multiple manufacturers’ hardware. The goal of our project was to modify the existing application to run on both the NexGen and iView 3.0 platforms. Wrote a socket server, documented all G2S messaging and delivered to customer specs, on budget and on time.
Lexus (The cobalt Group) - Flash Developer 5/2009-8/2009: Produced the interactive showcase for Lexus dealerships. Vehicle details, pricing and images used for animation are loaded at runtime based on files. Lead the Flash development effort for the Lexus redesign.
MSN.com (Insight Global) Senior Flash Developer. 6/2006-12/2008: Created premier rich internet applications using Flash, video and dynamic content for MSN’s enterprise partners.
Expedia.com (Insight Global) Senior Flash Developer. 6/2006-11-2008: Built the Ski Store Flash application using XML to populate affiliated resorts, Insider Select, Top Deals Banners.
T-Mobile Publicis Seattle) - Flash Developer. 2/2006-9/2006: Created the Face Icon Maker, a touch screen Flash application implemented in T-Mobile concept stores nationwide. Face Icon Maker creates .jpg files from user drawings and sent icons to T-Mobile user’s phones.
Freelance Web Development: 7/2001-1/2006Bid technical projects, developed timelines, tracked budgets, created web applications and provided technical training. Projects ranged from encrypted credit card processing to rich multimedia applications.
Blue Cross of Idaho Web Master. 6/2000 - 7/2001: Created the online provider directory and insurance quoting system for Blue Cross of Idaho. Duties included synchronizing Mainframe, Sybase and SQL Server databases and portal enhancements.
Idaho Agency on Aging Systems Analyst. 6/1988 - 4/1999: Researched CRM and application migration for Idaho Commission on Aging The analysis, selection, implementation and training was completed on time and under budget.
Advanced Technlogy Marketing Software Support 1991-98: Application troubleshooting, hardware configuration and sales supports.