A. B.

Software Engineer/Indie Game Developer

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Experience: 20 Years
Location: Washington, DC

Overview

I am currently a Sr. Cyber Engineer II (Software Engineer) for Raytheon Cyber. Currently I am working on Android/Java mobile applications. My background is in programming however I have been a Network/IT Engineer/Systems Engineer for a good portion of my career. I am going back to my programming roots, which started early in my career and have been producing my own indie games/apps/software. I have a passion for GUI Design and Software in general. I am currently writing and publishing for the public various iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android, Windows Phone, OSX and Windows Metro apps. I also do 2D/3D game design with the Unity3D Engine.

I am an avid fan of Object Oriented Programming. In the recent years I've been doing predominately C, Java, Objective-C, Cocoa Touch, C++, and JavaScript. My primary IDE's are XCode, Android Studio, and Eclipse. I also enjoy using SublimeText and Notepad++. My favorite build system is ANT, however I am starting to warm up to Gradle.

I have finished my master's degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering.

Experience

Apollo Software Solutions currently has over 100+ apps/games in Google Play/iOS App Store/Mac App Store/Windows Phone Marketplace, OUYA, Windows 8 App Store, BlackBerry App World and Amazon App Store. Since 2011, over 200,000 downloads combined across all platforms.

We specialize in Mobile Applications & Games, but also bring unique and creative solutions to Web, Standalone, and Console Gaming Platforms.

Our apps have been ranked globally for both iPad and iPhone across a variety of categories including Productivity, Reference, Sports-Games, and Travel.

Also:
-2nd place winner of the International Enix Entertainment Corp. of Japan Contest: 12/2/96.
(Makers of Dragon Warrior and Final Fantasy)
-3rd Place Winner in ISEF 1997
-Received IEEE Computer Society 1st place award for best Computer Project.
-Received Intel’s Prestigious “Best Use of Computer Award”
-Won Grand Prize in 1998 ISEF
-Winner of prestigious Pinnacle Award from Intel.
-2nd runner up in ArsDigita Web Service Contest
-Appeared in Discover Magazine twice: July 1998, August 1998
-Appeared in Computer Magazine, May 1998.
iOS and Android Mobile Development for Raytheon Cyber formerly Trusted Computer Solutions. Raytheon Cyber delivers information systems and solutions to create a better and safer world through sophisticated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance applications. Our work is complex, but our philosophy is simple: customer success is the foundation on which we operate. Currently working with Android Development for our Mobile Product(s) using the latest technological standards, leading the way in Cyber Security & access to cross domain resources securely. Contractor with KBI (Knowledge Bridge International). Develop Java, Android components. Working with abstract component development, coffee script, python, perl, JSON, REST Services, XML Parsing, Serializing Data, Amazon AWS S3 Data storage and retrieval, JavaScript, HTML5, using Android Studio, and Eclipse. Server Work with: DJango, Apache, and IIS. Working with node.js, XMPP, Jabber, TCP/UDP Socket development, Map API, Speech API, SMS, MMS, GPS, Accelerometer, Bluetooth Technologies, JDK library development, and component development.

KBI creates tools and techniques that enable those in need to benefit from the knowledge and experience of others -- and further to create tools and techniques that allow those with knowledge to develop a more intimate understanding of the challenges faced by those in need.
Worked as Application Developer, Design, and enhancement targeting Mobile platforms including iOS, Windows 8 and Android. Wroked with SharePoint 2010/2013 Data Transformation/display. REST/XML/JSON parsing and display, Public and Private App Deployment using ITunes Connect, Google Play Store, and Windows Store. Objective-C, Java, JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3 development and content integration. Application Design and Planning, support through SDLC. Worked on Push Notifications, Remote Site Data Updates, Social Media Sharing, CoreAnimation, CodeAudio, Multimedia Programming, Cordova, KendoUI, Telerik Controls, DataViz Controls, jQuery Touch Mobile. Eclipse/Android WebKit Programming, Native iOS WebKit Programming, Visual Studio for Office, TFS Server. Wireframe construction and conceptualization.

Agencies I've Worked For

RaytheonFortitudeFulcrum
U.S. Army Corps of EngineersValleyHealthEyakTek
The Scylla GroupGeneral DynamicsAmerican Woodmark

Education / Qualifications

MS Computer Science, New Jersey Inst. of TechnologyBS, Computer Inf. Technology, Minor in BA Univ. of Maryland

Skills

.NET FrameworkAndroid App DevelopmentApache AntApple UIKit FrameworkApple XcodeASP.NETC#
C++GradleiPhone App DevelopmentiPhone UI DesignJavaJavaScriptJSP
Node.jsObjective-CPythonUnityWindows 7 AdministrationWindows 8 App DevelopmentAndroid Wear

Awards

-2nd place winner of the International Enix Entertainment Corp. of Japan Contest: 12/2/96.

-3rd Place Winner in ISEF 1997-Won Grand Prize in 1998 ISEF-Received IEEE Computer Society 1st place award for best Computer Project.
-Received Intel’s Prestigious “Best Use of Computer Award”
-Won Grand Prize in 1998 ISEF
-Winner of prestigious Pinnacle Award from Intel.
-2nd runner up in ArsDigita Web Service Contest
-Appeared in Discover Magazine twice: July 1998, August 1998
-Appeared in Computer Magazine, May 1998.

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