I am a Software Developer that has worked in the Silicon Valley for 25 years. I can provide tutoring on a technical level and also provide information about the actual work environments in the valley, including the challenges of working in high tech. I taught High School Students at San Lorenzo High School in Northern California, I am also extremely patient and will be motivated to make sure the student understands the subject matter and I will not just simply solve the problems for the stu... [more]
I supported the first versions of PC/Windows based C++ compilers for Borland International. I have used C++ primarily throughout my career.
I provided technical support for the Turbo C compiler for DOS in the 1990s. I was on a tech support line that charged the callers 2.00 a minute for consultation. I have used C for a total of 20 years professionally.
I am a good generalist computer programmer. I have worked in multiple platforms. These include Win32/Win16/OS2/Unix and Linux. I have also used multiple languages. These include ASM, C, C++, Java and various scripting languages. I have used HTML and Java script for web based applications.
I have 25 years experience as a professional programmer. I have worked in consumer electronics, stock market and programming tools industry. I am very patient and good with people. There are no stupid questions.
I read the Slackware book in the 1990s and setup my first Linux installation. I worked on Sun/Solaris Unix at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter. I worked at Tivo for 12 years on a Redhat variant of Linux.