Software Engineer (2008-2009), IT Manager (2009-2013)

  • As Software Engineer (1 year). MS Studio 2010, PHP, MySQL, MS SQL 2005, CodeGear 2009.

    • Re-write SEMCO Duct scheduling software. Primary DUCT manufacturing and scheduling software for SEMCO. Generate all reports and labels required for production. Integrates with SDS cutting software and generate required CNC files.

    • Microstock program – web based selection and ordering software for stock items.

    • Rebuild SEMCO website, created a content management system to handle and maintain website.

    • Multiple Upload tools to import Excel data into Syteline ERP system. Reduce data entry by users for standard items.

    • Application Authentication Server – web based authentication server that allows SEMCO Selection software management. System generates keys for applications based on products allowed for them to buy. Ability to turn features and functionality on and off over the web.

    • Bill of lading program. Create reports and forms for Plant Truck loads.

    • Automated LTL Truck Load lookup tool.

    • Web based Travel and Vacation request program. Build a SEMCO Calendar.

    • Web based Expense Report system.

    • Web based Ticketing System.

    • Web based CRM dashboards for Sales and Executive team.

    • Update and maintain Legacy Lotus Notes application

    • Update and maintain Air Advisor, SEMCO Selection software suite.

    • Create Label Maker software for product lines.

  • As IT Manager/SE Supervisor (4 years)

    • Supervise 3 programmers and 2 Network administrator

    • Support IT functionality in 5 locations, 2 in Arkansas, 1 in Virginia and 2 in Columbia.

    • Manage all Telecommunication for SEMCO at all 5 locations. Reduce telecomm costs by 20% first 2 years.

    • Migrate Lotus Notes Email platform to Google Apps

    • Virtualization of 10 servers from legacy machines to VM Servers

    • Upgrade 100 Base Network to a Gigabit Network

    • Migrate DNS server and DHCP serve from AIX to windows servers

    • Upgrade Primary AD Server and File Server to HP Proliant servers with Raid 5 and SAS Drives.

    • Migrate Web servers from AIX to Linux VM Machines

    • Setup a DMZ for SEMCO Web Applications

    • Introduce Open Source SugarCRM. Use JasperReports and iReports.

    • Upgrade to new Avaya IP Office system with Digital IP Phones

    • Migrate Lotus Notes Databases to MS SQL and MySQL databases

    • Introduce SVN to SEMCO. No source control was at SEMCO before

    • Upgrade Video conferencing equipment

    • Introduce WebSense Web Filtering for SEMCO.

    • Change from building computers at SEMCO start contract with Lenovo for desktops and laptops

    • Upgrade all switches, firewalls and gateways. Removed all hubs from around the offices.

    • Upgrade Microsoft Office Licensing, managed by SoftwareOne and Microsoft Open Licensing now.

    • Upgrade Adobe Licensing.

    • Introduce Printer/Copier Leasing to SEMCO. Reduce cost of repair, toner, phaser and IT support costs.

    • Upgrade Wifi Access Points to Cisco Industrial equipment from old consumer off the shelf products.

    • Desktop Management Software implementation

    • Upgrade new Backup system from Netvault to Retrospect. Increase 2TB backup to 16TB.