After high school I attended Virginia Wesleyan College in Virginia Beach. I graduated with a BA in History. A few years later, I was at VCU working on a Master's degree in History when I decided to make a change. I switched to Computer Science and learned Pascal. After completing my program at VCU, I was hired at Circuit City. I spent more than ten years there doing many IT related tasks, including a lot of programming, first in Pascal and later in Java. After Circuit City went out of b... [more]
I have been writing Java code for more than ten years. I have also been responsible for training a number of junior developers. I know how to help people learn how to break down problems and create a java based solution. And if your solution to the problem does not work, I can help you fix that as well.
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I have been working as a computer programmer in a variety of roles since 1998. I have worked in every phase of the SDLC in both waterfall and agile methodologies. My roles have included tech lead and training new developers.
I have a Computer Science degree and 18 years of experience as a software engineer.