Resume

PHILLIP GOFF, CSTE*
3742 Rouge Way
Louisville, KY 40218
502-693-9522
phillipgoff@hotmail.com
http://www.onegroupdev.com
LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=27988681&trk=tab_pro

* CSTE = Certified Software Test Engineer

 

A CompTIA A+ and Security+ Certified Information Technology professional with over 20 years of experience building technology projects from concept to completion with remarkable deadline sensitivity. Experience includes IT Management, QA Management, Project Management, Application Development, Web Application Development and Relational Database Development/Management. Strong analytical skills combined with experience in object oriented programming techniques and database-driven applications. Ability to work as a member of a technology team as well as independently. An effective communicator who can interact well with both technical and non-technical audiences.I am a Certified Software Test Engineer as well as a longtime member of the Microsoft Partner Network and MSDN.

Myers-Briggs Personality Type: ENTJ: Fieldmarshal. ENTJ Traits: Frank, decisive, assumes leadership readily. Quickly sees illogical and inefficient procedures and policies, develops and implements comprehensive systems to solve organizational problems. Enjoys long-term planning and goal setting. Usually well informed, well read, enjoys expanding their knowledge and passing it on to others. Forceful in presenting their ideas.

Specialties: IT Management, eCommerce, Software Quality Assurance, Windows Server Management, PolyCom VOIP System Management, Exchange Email System Management, IT Project Management, Agile Scrum Development, Web Development (ASP, ASP.NET, C#, VBA, COLDFUSION, JAVA, HTML5, CSS, XML, PLONE, JOOMLA, DRUPAL, SharePoint, DreamWeaver, HomeSite), Databases (MS-SQL, Oracle, mySQL), PeopleSoft Development (PeopleTools, PeopleCode), Graphics and Multimedia (Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Director), Govt Sect. 508 Compliance, and much more....

Technical Summary

 Hardware:                   

IBM Blade Servers, SUSE Linux Servers, Windows Servers, IBM AS/400, Dell 2950 Servers. Intel, IBM ThinkCentre, Hewlett Packard, Compaq, Dell Optiplex, DELL Latitude, DELL XPS, DELL Inspiron, Gateway and Epson PC’s; Google Search Appliance; Modems; Routers; Switches; T-1 Networks;  Ethernet; Thinnet; Twisted Pair Cat 5; Hubs; VPN; VOIP; Webcams.

 

Software:                     

MS Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate (C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET); MS SQL 2008; Oracle Java; Oracle 10g; Oracle 11g; Oracle Application Server; PeopleSoft 8; JavaScript, AJAX, CSS, UML, XML; Macromedia ColdFusion MX7; Macromedia Homesite; Macromedia Director; Macromedia Authorware; Adobe Creative Suite 4 (Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver); Plone CMS; Drupal CMS; Wordpress CMS; MS Office Professional 2007 (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook); MS Project 2007; MS Visio 2007; HTML, Sun OpenOffice; Spiceworks; Belarc Advisor; Symantec Endpoint Corporate Edition, Acronis Enterprise Backup; Carbonite Enterprise Backup; MS Active Directory; Microsoft Internet Explorer; Mozilla Firefox; Google Chrome; Python; PHP; ZyWave;

 

Languages:                 

VB.Net, MS-SQL, MS T-SQL, MS-LINQ and ADO, Oracle-SQL, Oracle PL/SQL, JAVA, ColdFusion, C#, C++, C, Visual Basic, HTML, CSS, AJAX, JavaScript, JQuery, Angular, Flash, ActionScript, UML/RUP, XML, PeopleSoft (PeopleTools, PeopleCode), SQR, MS-Access, BASIC, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Application Architecture, Agile Scrum, Design Patterns and eCommerce.

Operating Systems:     

Windows 95, 98, XP, Vista, 7, Windows 2000 & 2003 Server. Windows Exchange Server; SUSE Linux; Apache Tomcat; Mac OS X.

Education/Training

B.A., A&S, Computer Science : University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
M.C.S.C.E., Computer Engineering and Computer Science : University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
CompTia A+ Certification
CompTia Security+ Certification
PeopleSoft PeopleTools 1 and 2 (2002), Oracle University Chicago IL
PeopleSoft PeopleCode (2003), Oracle University Chicago IL
Oracle Java 1 (2007), Oracle University Albany NY
Oracle Java 2 (2008), Oracle University Nashville, TN
Oracle Java 3 (2009), Oracle University/Quilogy Louisville, KY
Oracle XML (2009), Oracle University/Quilogy Louisville, KY
3 CEUs: "Assertiveness Skills for Managers and Supervisors" Rockhurst College US-Missouri-Kansas City  - (12/1997)
3 CEUs: "How to be a More Effective Team Leader" Rockhurst College US-Missouri-Kansas City  - (12/1997)
Certificate of Excellence: "Web Site Essentials" Official Microsoft Curriculum Course for IIS 3.0. Microsoft Corporation US-Washington-Redmond  - (12/1997)
Certified Software Test Engineer (CSTE) (2001). Quality Assurance Institute. St. Louis, MO and Orlando, FL.

Professional Experience

Chameleon Integrated Services, Inc.
11/11 – Present
.Senior Software Engineer

.NET Application Developer contracted to SAIC via Chameleon Integrated Services to work for the Department of Defense at the U.S. Army Human Resources Center of Excellence at Fort Knox.

  • Member of SAIC's web technology development and support team for the US Army HRC Soldier Management System and the U.S. Army Human Resources Center of Excellence website.
  • Toolset includes Agile Scrum, Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate .NET, ASP.NET, C#, SharePoint 2010, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, Microsoft SQL 2005 and 2008, Oracle 11g, Oracle SQL Developer, and HP Fortify 360.
  • This position required that I be vetted by the DoD for a Secret Security Clearance and that I be CompTia A+ Certified and CompTia Security+ Certified.

    Arison Insurance Services, Inc.
    3/10 – 11/11 (Company acquired by Neace-Lukens, which already had an IT Department Manager)
    Manager of Information Systems

    Principle Application Developer / Windows Administrator / Information Systems Manager.

    • Handle design and support details of Arison Software and Systems.
    • Customized a .NET Call Center Reporting Application to track and report against Arison Call Center activities.
    • Created a series of web-based Client Portals for use by the Arison sales team when prospecting for new business.
    • Develop and manage application portfolios for each department and attain all IT service level agreements for the user community within the organization. Develop engineering standards and procedures supporting activities associated with network and system implementation and operations.
    • Install/update software patches as necessary.
    • Provide custom website and applications programming for Arison. 
    • Write documentation and create flowcharts and diagrams on software applications and provide technical support and training to internal users.
    • Install, test and integrate software Changes.
    • Responsible for software and server equipment installation, configuration, and monitoring, of Windows 2003 servers and applications.
    • Serve as a member of the Executive Leadership Team for the company.

     

    University of Louisville Information Technology                                
    4/02 – 3/10
    Programmer Analyst IV

    Enterprise Programmer Analyst IV for Information Systems Contract Services.

    • Analyzed, Designed and Programmed University Websites, Databases, Mobile Applications, and Desktop Applications.
    • Performed Project Management, Change Management, and Software Quality Assurance tasks on all projects. 
    • Technical Lead of the Application Development Team
    • Technical Lead of the Web Team.
    • Developed large, complex, computer-based information systems, including program design development, system and program specifications, system testing, documentation, and implementation.
    • Created complex applications for the 13 Colleges and Schools of the University such as: an enterprise-wide Building Inventory System; multiple Test Tracking Applications; a Conflict of Interest Disclosure application; multiple Expense Entry and Tracking applications; a Dean’s List/Dean’s Scholar Certificate Creation application; a Medical School Applicant Tracking System, and many more.
    • Taught classes on Content Management, Government Section 508 Accessibility compliance, and Search Engine Optimization.

     

    Corvus Digital Solutions, Louisville KY                                 
    11/96 – 3/02
    Software Quality Assurance Manager / Interactive Developer

    • Interactive Developer:  Programmed websites (e-commerce and conventional) using Microsoft MS-Visual InterDev and Microsoft VisualStudio97 and Visual Studio 6.0, Active Server Pages (ASP), ActiveX, VBScript, JavaScript, XML, Java, DHTML, HTML, QTVR, Flash, Shockwave Director. Promoted to Quality Assurance Manager in August 1999.
    • QA Manager: Created, organized and administered test plans and test components for ALL projects and Corvus-authored software applications on Windows and Macintosh platforms. Methodology was based in part on the Rational Unified Process and UML. I utilized both Segue SilkTest and the Rational Suite in my duties.  
    • Performed Project Management, Change Management, and Software Quality Assurance tasks on all projects. 
    • Created and managed budgets for Corvus projects and initiatives.
    • Clients included Humana, Fidelity Investments, SamSwope AutoGroup; Presbyterian Publishing Corporation; EvenFlo; and many more.

     

    Kinetic Corporation, Louisville KY                             
    10/91 – 11/96
    Computer Graphics Artist/Website & Multimedia Programmer/Digital Service Bureau Manager

    • Programmed Websites using HTML and Java (beginning in 1994).  Programmed multimedia apps using Macromedia Director (4 and 5) and Lingo.
    • Created digital artwork with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop 4 and Kinetic Words, Graphs and Art.
    • Created corporate Computer Graphics slide presentations using MS PowerPoint7, Harvard Graphics, and Kinetic WGA.
    • Managed Digital Service Bureau. The system consisted of 1 4K resolution Management Graphics "Solitaire" Digital Film Recorder, 2 AGFA PCR2 2K Digital Film Recorders, and several networked Macintosh and Intel-based PCs. Mac systems 6 and 7. Windows 3.1, 95, and NT. One system ran "Autographix" imaging software (processed PostScript files), and one system ran Kinetic WGA Software (processed SCODL files).
    • Clients included Humana, IBM, Eli Lilly; Presbyterian Publishing Corporation; Bristol-Myers Squibb; and many more.

     

     

    Clearance

    Government ‘Secret’ Security Clearance via Chameleon Integrated Services