Traditional Work Experience

Here are all of my traditional jobs. This does not include side projects or Freelance jobs.

Junior Developer – Alacrity Renovations

12/2011 – 02/2014 Alacrity Renovations, who is now owned by Lowes,  runs a nationwide web application that matches insurance claims with contractors, with a focus on home and business insurance. The Contractors who are members are vetted and guaranteed. The company also holds payments in escrow to pay the Contractors as needed and on job … Continue reading “Junior Developer – Alacrity Renovations”

Advanced Technical Support Engineer – Backup Exec – Symantec

07/2011 – 12/2011 Symantec is a big software company who buys up smaller companies. When I worked for them I supported Backup Exec. Backup Exec is a backup software that has a “simple” user interface and allows the user to backup to disk, cloud or tape. I specialized in the backing up of SQL databases. … Continue reading “Advanced Technical Support Engineer – Backup Exec – Symantec”

Pathway Technician – Linn-Benton Community College

01/2010 – 07/2011 Oregon passed legislation that gave grant money to community colleges to create degree pathways that would allow students to be able to leave school and comeback picking up where they left off and hopefully transferring to a four-year college eventually. This grant required the school to display these learning paths on their … Continue reading “Pathway Technician – Linn-Benton Community College”

Computer Science Tutor – Linn-Benton Community College

01/2008 – 06/2008, 01/2010 – 07/2011 I was the only tutor for Computer Science, as such I dealt with every student who needed help with any computer related class, even the Microsoft Office classes. About 75% of the students coming to me for help needed help with Office. 10% of the students needed help in … Continue reading “Computer Science Tutor – Linn-Benton Community College”

Network Technician – CWE – ATI Wah Chang

10/2008 – 05/2009 ATI Wah Chang is a metal fabrication company. I worked at one of their plants in Albany Oregon where they made metals. My main job as a network technician was to build computers. New computer towers and laptops would come in and it was my job to clone the hard drives using Norton Ghost then load … Continue reading “Network Technician – CWE – ATI Wah Chang”

Business Analyst – CWE – ATI Wah Chang

07/2008 – 10/2008  ATI Wah Chang is a metal fabrication company. I worked at one of their plants in Albany Oregon where they made metals. My main job was to reset account passwords and to run reports for my coworkers. This didn’t always take up much time so I made friends with one of the developers who … Continue reading “Business Analyst – CWE – ATI Wah Chang”