James Barrett

C# Application Developer & SQL/MySQL Programmer


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Work Experience


Zone Labs, Inc. (Peabody, MA)

Microsoft Dynamics GP – 2016 - 2017
  • Maintained custom integration code for web sales and invoicing.
  • Upgraded C# code for migration to GP 2015.
  • Coded and maintained Microsoft SQL stored procedures.

Special Project – Mailchimp API – 2016: Oct - Dec
  • Researched and developed new library solution for utilizing Mailchimp's new REST API.
  • Upgraded existing integrations code to use my new Mailchimp library.

Special Project – Dr. Sears Medical Library – 2017: June
  • Created new C# application to read Excel spread sheets and dynamically import data to Wordpress.

VestServe Financial Systems (Waltham, MA)

Investment Management System (IMS) - 2014-2015
  • Created new C# WPF forms.
  • Participated in monthly design meetings and weekly scrum meetings in agile environment.
  • Coded and maintained Microsoft SQL stored procedures.

Patriot Properties (Marblehead, MA)

AssesPro - 2012-2013
  • Coded Microsoft SQL stored procedures.
  • Coded and maintained C# code

DST Systems (Boston, MA)

Smartdesk – 2001-2012
  • Coded, maintained and debugged C# code.
  • Created, maintained and debugged C# Windows Forms.
  • Created, maintained, and debugged COBOL back end subroutines.
  • Wrote functional specs.
  • Created user documentation.
  • Wrote testing documentation for platform migration.
  • Managed meetings with overseas C# developers in Bangkok, Thailand (2010-2012).
  • Mentored new developers.
  • Answered questions/assisted developers with coding or debugging problems.
  • Determine possible approaches to solving problems, evaluate options, and recommended solutions.
  • Assisted with the design and implementation of DST SmartDesk.
  • Handled bug reports from internal customer service and testers.

TA2000 Desktop – 2000-2001
  • Coded, maintained and debugged C++ code.
  • Created, maintained and debugged Visual C++/MFC UI using Visual Studio 6.0.
  • Created, maintained, and debugged COBOL back end subroutines.
  • Wrote functional specs.

Refresher - 1999-2000
  • Coded, maintained and debugged C++ code.
  • Maintained and debugged Visual C++/MFC UI using Visual Studio 6.0 .
  • Created, maintained, and debugged COBOL back end subroutines.
  • Wrote functional specs.

TA2000 (mainframe) – 1997-2000
  • Coded, maintained and debugged COBOL and SQL DB2.
  • Created and maintained report programs in COBOL.
  • Wrote functional specs.


Education

Certification Full Stack Web Development - Hong Kong University (Online) – 2015-2016.
Coursework - Computer Science Northeastern University, Boston, MA – 2002-2006.
Certification - C++ Software Developer Boston University, Boston, MA – 1998-2002.
Coursework - Computer Science Quincy College, Quincy, MA - 1991-1994, 1997.


Technology Experience

Languages : C/C++, COBOL, C#, Java, javascript, PHP, HTML/CSS, 6502 Assembler, XML.
Development Tools, Methodologies & Environments : Object Oriented Analysis & Design (OOAD), Waterfall Approach, Agile development, Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0, 2003, 2005, 2008, 2013, Eclipse, Netbeans, VIM, Brackets.
Software Experience : Serena Dimensions, Visual Source safe, SVN, CVS, Enterprise Architect, Microsoft Visio, IBM SDSF.
Databases : DB2, SQL Server 2008, MySQL, MongoDB.
Operating Systems : DOS 5.0, 6.22, Windows 3.1/95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP/7/10, Debian Linux, Ubuntu Linux, OS/2 Warp 3, OS/2 Warp 4.