8+ years of experience as software engineer. I have been involved in a wide range of different projects mainly with Microsoft development stack. I have participated in many projects in different areas starting from bank software and ending with applications for small business automation. Last few years I'm developing web solutions for automation of business processes using C# and ASP.NET MVC or Java with Play! Framework with various front end frameworks (e.g. jQuery, AngularJS, KnockoutJS, Typescript etc)
GIS\Database Analyst & Developer specializing in designing, building and maintenance of custom Geospatial Information solutions to real world data. I have extensive experience in the design, development and data loading of datasets, both GIS focused or other databases. I specialize in helping clients get access to their data in easy to digest formats utilizing custom report development tools to create intuitive user interfaces. I provide on demand digitizing and georeferencing services on soft or hard copy inputs and deliver finished products in client specified formats. I am a fully integrated ESRI shop with access to all extensions and can import/export data across a wide spectrum of platforms. Visit GeoSpatialInfo.ca for more information and featured projects.
Have founded, owned & operated 3 x SME (Small to Medium Enterprises) in the last 20 years in printing, office automation and childcare industries: all successful businesses. A competent bookkeeper with advanced skills, I am able to prepare accounts, report on performance, provide management with accurate financial information and prepare for end of financial year reporting, including accruals, for Company accountant. Confident to tidy up existing accounts or set-up for a new company. Confident with NZ and getting experience with Australian practices. Confident with MYOB, Xero and will quickly learn any other accounting programme.
I am an experienced, motivated and detailed Software Architect / Engineer with a complete end-to-end understanding of the software development process. Over 17 years of professional experience in software development, technology support, and graphic arts. Software development skills include Rich Internet Applications and Web 2.0, Object Oriented Application Design (OOAD), including the use of the Unified Modeling Language (UML), SQL, JAVA (J2EE, Hibernate, Spring, Struts), JSP, ActionScript, PHP, EJB, C++, HTML, XML, BlueMartini, Design Patterns, and managing small development teams. The past 15 years of my career have been mainly focused on the Java family of technologies with a strong emphasis on distributed applications over the internet or corporate intranet. I have also spent the last 6 years with Flex and Actionscript front ends. The ability to speak comfortably in large groups, one on one with clients, or mentoring peers is a skill that I have been able to acquire as well.
I work as a freelance translator and editor since 2001. As I have always been an avid gamer and as I also like board games, card games, tabletop games and especially role playing games / RPGs, I really enjoy working at game and entertainment projects. I am well versed in the terminology of all common platforms, and of course I have the corresponding reference material at hand. In the literary field I have translated numerous novels, comics and short stories, a role-playing rulebook for Warcraft, and several issues of different collector's series and I have also edited several novels.
Mike is a software developer with 14+ years professional experience whom also enjoys voice over acting, cooking and project and development management. He has built and managed teams both onshore and offshore of over 30 developers, QA analysts and configuration managers. His heart is in the creation of video games and he is very excited to be focusing more time in that arena.