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Resume Number : 50051
Category : Information Technology
Desired Position : software Developer
Education : Bachelor of Science / Computer Science
Skills :
Solution Design and Application on Linux (Fedora, RedHat, CentOS) / Solaris / OSX / Windows Operating Systems (Server / 7)7 Yr
Development skills in C++, Perl, C#, Bash, Javascript using Eclipse / Netbeans / Visual Studio / Command Line Tools (g++, make, cmake, gdb, valgrind) / Subversion 7 Yr
Extensive familiarity with TCP/IP based Client / Server Technologies including SMTP / IMAP / HTTP / SOAP / FIX 4.2 and 4.4 across Microsoft Exchange, Sendmail, Cyrus IMAP, IIS, Apache, Quickfix7 Yr
Knowledgeable in Database / Directory Design and Integration using Active Directory, OpenLDAP, MySQL, SQL Server7 Yr
Experienced in Project Management / Business Communications / Technology Needs Assessment7 Yr
Tax Terms: Contract Corp-to-Corp
Location : New York, New York
Current Company : BASALT VELA LLC
Current Salary : Up to $80K
Experience : 10-20 Yr
Date : 09-09-13
Info :

 

Summary

 

     Diversely skilled IT Architect / Engineer with a rich history in the creation, implementation and successful deployment of large-scale cross-platform enterprise infrastructure solutions. Highly organized with a wide-ranging technical knowledgebase, exceptional communication skills and a broad background in systems administration, product management, client needs coordination and team management.  Strong awareness of network architecture, messaging platform design, cloud / SaaS integration and virtualization technologies.

Expertise

 

  • Solution Design and Application on Linux (Fedora, RedHat, CentOS) / Solaris / OSX / Windows Operating Systems (Server / 7)
  • Development skills in C++, Perl, C#, Bash, Javascript using Eclipse / Netbeans / Visual Studio / Command Line Tools (g++, make, cmake, gdb, valgrind) / Subversion
  • Extensive familiarity with TCP/IP based Client / Server Technologies including SMTP / IMAP / HTTP / SOAP / FIX 4.2 and 4.4 across Microsoft Exchange, Sendmail, Cyrus IMAP, IIS, Apache, Quickfix
  • Knowledgeable in Database / Directory Design and Integration using Active Directory, OpenLDAP, MySQL, SQL Server
  • Experienced in Project Management / Business Communications / Technology Needs Assessment

Experience

 

BASALT VELA LLC - New York, NY                                                                              08/2010 - Present

      Senior Software Architect

  • Worked with a team of application developers to design a C++ / Linux (Fedora) based framework for managing the trading of disparate currencies on the Forex Market Exchange based around theories of spread diversity and margin trading with the goal of maximizing profit.
  • Constructed a variety of components as part of the trading framework using a number of different languages (C++ Perl, C#), including a TCP/IP based client transaction proxy, a parser for real-time Forex feed data and a core analytics engine to determine optimal trading opportunities.
  • Implemented an array of template abstracted Proxy instances in C++; each a multi-threaded high-efficiency network translation tool operating in the Unix environment, engineered to cross-communicate between internal trading requests and the specific FIX version / customizations required by the relevant 3rd party FX service provider.

 

Vogue Capital LLC – Miami, FL                                                                         12/2009 – 02/2010

      Trading System Application Developer

  • Performed extensive revision of multiple market feed handlers in C++ on the Linux (CentOS) platform using the Eclipse IDE to update, modify and re-organize existing code structure in addition to addressing a number of real-time bugs.
  • Deployed a business critical version control implementation using Subversion to allow for improved management of the market feed handler code base and to facilitate cross-compilation of all content within both the Eclipse and shell based cmake / make environment.

 

MORGAN STANLEY - New York, NY                                                                              03/2000 – 03/2008

      Client Technology Product Manager (01/2007 – 03/2008)

  • Orchestrated a complex and highly successful effort to create a new financial market called Google TSO (Transferable Stock Options) where Google personnel could auction stock options to competing financial firms.

 

 

 

  • Guided the successful deployment of more than 20 business unit specific projects on Client Link (Morgan Stanley’s externally facing web infrastructure for corporate and high-profile clients).

 

      Messaging Infrastructure Architect (03/2000 – 01/2007)

  • Developed an automated back-end application to monitor / manage business critical e-mail compliance infrastructure components using a self-implemented XML / C# based cross-platform Rapid Application Development framework called EVE (Extremely Versatile Engine).
  • Architected and deployed faster mail flow among regional offices and easier infrastructure management / maintenance via improvements to the Exchange global mail routing topology.
  • Engaged in extensive testing and evaluation of various Exchange implementation parameters to insure that platform met Morgan Stanley performance requirements.
  • Designed, engineered and deployed a green-field implementation of Microsoft Exchange for Morgan Stanley as part of the Messaging Engineering Team to support RIM Blackberry devices and improve remote access services.  Responsible for integration engineering, interoperability with existing open-source systems and platform migration tools for 30,000+ mailboxes.
  • Managed a 4-person team responsible for creating a new globally distributed messaging backbone to handle millions of messages per day with mission-critical reliability.  Converted the Firm to a more consistent commercially supported implementation of the Sendmail MTA running on an integrated network of globally distributed Solaris hosts leveraging replicated SAN architecture.
  • Crafted a variety of Perl based tools including MSVacation (custom Out of Office solution), various reporting / monitoring scripts and C modifications to mail500 and the Cyrus IMAP server to assist in the management and administration of the Sendmail / Cyrus plant.

 

GUARDIAN DIGITAL INC. - Allendale, NJ                                                                       08/1999 – 03/2000

      Lead Site Developer

  • Created and deployed a Perl based web content, retrieval and management system for the LinuxSecurity.com website.  This system facilitated the posting, update and management of article categories and reporting content.
  • Focused on the construction of a secure network topology to support the LinuxSecurity.com infrastructure leveraging IPChains and “hardened” Linux servers.
  • Directed multiple companies, in a consulting capacity, to improve their network security by offering solutions involving Linux firewalls and Linux based network services.

 

AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY - New York, NY                          06/1998 – 08/1999

      Core Infrastructure Systems Administrator

  • Built a suite of web based Perl tools to simplify and improve the management of the institution’s mission critical Solaris hosts.
  • Administered and maintained multiple Solaris servers by improving server security, resource utilization and overall deployment of core services (HTTP, FTP, SSH, RADIUS) by leveraging extensive knowledge of Unix systems.
  • Coordinated with members of the Network Systems department to execute a complete migration of pre-existing 2000 station network to a new switched network infrastructure utilizing Cisco equipment on a VLAN based topology.

Education

Bachelor of Science / Computer Science

      Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, NJ, 1998

       3.82 GPA (magna cum laude)