Scott A. rowe

Freelance Programmer & Smartphone Programmer

Location:Sarasota, Florida, United States
2 Skills

A senior position in software design and development.
Extensive experience in all phases of the software engineering lifecycle including design, development, implementation, testing, documentation, and field installation of various software applications. Exceptional skills in problem solving, trouble-shooting, testing, and debugging. Highly experienced in:
• Java GUI and server development for Linux and Windows platforms
• Java application development for Blackberry smartphones
• MySQL and Oracle databases
• NetBeans and Eclipse IDEs • Blackberry JDE
• Visual C++ GUI development for Windows
• CVS, Subversion, and Visual SourceSafe configuration management
• C++, C, FORTRAN and X-Midas development for signal processing Familiar with:
• Spring and Hibernate Framework
• Microsoft Office Suite
• XML and HTML
Senior Software Developer Bit Systems, Inc. – Sarasota, FL 2004 – Present
Designed, developed, maintained and enhanced a data acquisition component of an extensive signal processing system developed in Java, C++, C, and FORTRAN on a distributed Linux-based architecture. Developed numerous Java GUI reporting and data processing tools. Provided documentation support including user guides and test procedures. Provided on-site software and hardware installation, test, and validation support for domestic and overseas sites.
Senior Software Engineer Mantech Real-time Systems Laboratory – Sarasota, FL 2002 – 2004
Designed and developed an audio player application in Java on Linux workstations. Improved product for marketability and usability, including debugging, testing, documentation, off-site installation, and troubleshooting. Applications developed using FORTRAN, C, and X-Midas, a customized digital signal processing software package.
Senior Principal Software Engineer Acterna Corporation – Bradenton, FL 1999 – 2002
Designed, developed, implemented, tested, maintained and documented Java GUI applications for broadband cable TV monitoring systems. Systems consisted of three-tiered distributed client/server architecture using an Oracle database. Software developed using Visual C++ for Windows NT. The primary application communicated with network devices, providing measurement analyses to minimize network downtime. Provided technical supervision to three software developers. Consistently performed ahead of schedule and cost estimates.
Systems Engineer Scitor Corporation – Herndon, VA 1993 – 1998
Developed and enhanced engineering applications using Visual C++/MFC under MS Windows/NT and MS Windows 3.1, including DAO support to Access databases. Provided customer support including software design, development, maintenance, and installation on a network of UNIX-based workstations.
Senior Software Engineer HRB Systems (now Raytheon) – State College, PA 1991 – 1993
Designed and developed the dispatcher’s workstation module of a field service management system using Visual C++/MFC/ODBC under MS Windows NT. Designed and developed X-Windows/Motif graphical user interfaces on DEC VMS and Ultrix workstations, using C, PASCAL and FORTRAN to implement the interfaces.
Software Engineer Loral Data Systems – Sarasota, FL 1984 – 1991
Designed, developed, implemented, and documented telemetry applications in conjunction with the NASA space shuttle efforts. Supervised three software engineers. Performed one year of on-site field consultation including installation, system management, user training, and technical support.
B.S. Computer Science & Applied Mathematics Indiana University of Pennsylvania; GPA 3.69 1983
Youth league basketball coach for 12 seasons; “Coach of the Year” award; middle school basketball coach.