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DAVID C. SIMMONS

Phone: 424-558-6406  ::  Email: iqworks@iqworks.com :: LinkedIn URL

Greater Los Angeles Area/Southern California

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

·         Over 15 years of experience in information technology, management and consulting.

·         Solutions-driven professional and well-versed in the phases of the software development lifecycle.

·         MCPD - Microsoft Certified Professional Developer. MCTS - Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5.

·         Sun Microsystems Java Programmer certification.

·         Strong troubleshooting, analytical and problem-solving skills.

·         Dedication to customer service and client relations. 

·         Works effectively independently or as part of a team.  Project-oriented.

·         Excellent multi-tasking, analytical and organizational skills.

·         Resourceful and reliable Self-starter.

·         Enjoys friendly interactions with users and coworkers. 

·         Skilled in developing requirements specifications, user documentation.

 

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

·         Platforms/Systems:   Windows 7 and 10, AS/400             

·         Languages/Programming:    C#.NET, JAVA, VB, CSS, JavaScript, RPG/ILE

·         Tools:  SQL Server,  WebSphere, Ajax, Visual Studio 2010-13,  MSSQL , IIS, Telerik, DotNetNuke, LINQ, Entity Framework, jsfiddle, DB2, J2ME, VB, MVC 3-7, JQuery, JQuery Mobile, JQGrid, LightSwitch/HTML Client, Fiddler, FileZilla Client

 

Current tools and methods include the following:

·         C#, .NET

·         CSS, JQuery, JavaScript, HTML, DNN

·         SQL Server 2008R2, 2012

·         Three-tier model

·         ADO.NET (DataAdapter for batch work)

·         Visual Studio 2012-2013 and .NET 4.5

·         SQL Server Management Studio and T-SQL with database analysis and design

·         Forms Authentication (using ASPNETDB) 

·         WCF and ASMX Web services

·         MVC4

·         Entity Framework, LINQ to entities

·         JQGrid, JQuery Mobile

·         LightSwitch/HTML Client for data modeling

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Ranking High Admissions Consultants -- Acton, MA

Consultant, 2014-Present
Website development, maintenance and overall IT support.

·         Working with the client to support the development, maintenance, and branding of their website.

·         Overall IT communications support including skyping, email, and phone related services.

·         Development and maintenance of electronic forms to capture qualitative and quantitative client related data to support evaluation of
services rendered.

·         Support of other IT related matters as they arise.

6th Street Consulting -- Redondo Beach, CA

.NET/C# Developer, 2012-2013                                                                            
SharePoint development.

  • Developed custom List and user interfaces, web services.
  • Programed under the 2010 SP Object Model and client Object Model. 
  • Worked with farms/site collections, document libraries, event receivers, workflows, branding, deployment and activation, SharePoint designer.
  •  Customized existing pages, added content pages, performed master page maintenance.
  • Used visual source safe.

 

American Council on Exercise -- San Diego, CA                                        

Solutions Developer, 2008-2008

Production support, new development, maintenance using .NET, C#, MSSQL.

§  Developed ASP.NET pages and controls.

§  Converted software from VB to C#.

§  Software maintenance.


Manheim -- Atlanta, GA                                                                        

Senior Programmer/Analyst, 2002-2007

Production support, new development, maintenance using RPG/ILE, embedded SQL, Java. 

§  Used WDSC for J2EE and some RPG development.

§  J2EE development, using the AS/400 as the server.  

§  Struts, alphablox, jsp, xml, RLU, interactive and embedded SQL, stored
procedures, DBU, operations navigator.

§  Responsible for maintaining data for corporate marketing reports. New development and maintenance of reporting and processing programs and systems.  Also responsible for developing programs and queries for various ad hoc projects relating to this data.  

 

Young’s Market Company -- Los Angeles, CA                                          

Senior Programmer/Analyst, 1999-2002

Production support, new development, maintenance using RPG/ILE, embedded SQL.  Worked primarily with JBA software and a little Infinity.

§  Java programming, using Visual Age 2.0, HTTP, operations navigator.  WebSphere (Windows 2000) and web page design using FrontPage.   

§  Servlet and JSP development, using the AS/400 as the server.

 

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS

·         MCPD - Microsoft Certified Professional Developer, 2011

·         MCTS - Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Application Development, 2011

·         Sun Certified Java Programmer, 2001    

·         Java Application Developer Certificate, 2000