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Wes Jones

  • Senior SoftwareEngineer at ComplianceMetrix
  • San Diego, California, United States
  • Computer Software

Previous positions

  • Senior Software Engineer at APS Technology
  • Software Engineer II at TriTech Software Systems

Education

Coleman College, Bachelor’s of Science, Computer Information Science

Background

Summary

A software craftsman with 15 years experience who takes pride in a high level of quality and enjoys a work environment where others feel the same. Specialties: C#, .Net, C/C++, VB6, SQL, ASP.NET, Agile/XP, Scrum, Unit Testing, Code Collaborator, InstallShield InstallScript, OOP/A/D, Design Patterns,multi-threaded client/server applications, middle-tier business components, relational database design, programming, replication and administration using Sybase SQL Anywhere, & Microsoft SQL Server. GPS vehicle tracking applications.

Experience

  • Senior Software Engineer

    ComplianceMetrix

    November 2014 – Present(4 years 11 months)Greater San Diego Area

    Developing the RQL Cloud Platform that provides SaaS technologies for compliance, risk and quality management solutions.

  • Senior Software Engineer

    APS Technology

    February 2011 – November 2014(3 years 9 months)Greater San Diego Area

    • Quickly assume responsibility of important software product offerings. • Strong proponent of Agile software practices, especially Unit Testing, Refactoring, Code Reviews, Continuous Integration, and Scrum. • Successfully obtain buy in within the engineering group and management to adopt a Scrum basedsoftware engineering process. • Successfully obtain buy in within the engineering group and management to adopt Code Collaborator as the tool to facilitate more frequent code reviews. • Design and implement WPF user interfaces using MVVM, and Expression Blend • Mentor the juniorsoftware engineer regarding software practices. • Maintain Continuous Integration Build Server using CruiseControl.NET and MSBUILD. • Utilize OOP and Design Patterns; Visual Studio 2008; Expression Blend; C#;.Net 3.5; LINQ; WinForms; WPF; MVVM; MEF; SQL Server 2005/2008; XML; Ruby on Rails; MVC; NUnit; Rhino.Mocks; TestDriven.NET; ReSharper; DevExpress; CruiseControl.NET, Wix; Code Collaborator;

  • Software Engineer II

    TriTech Software Systems

    September 2009 – April 2011(1 year 7 months)San Diego, CA

    • Design and implementation of a multi-threaded Windows Service with a focus on testability, maintainability, code reuse, and extensibility through the use of dependency injection/inversion of control, Design Patterns, MEF, and Unit Testing. • Design and implement WPF user interfaces using MVVM(Model-View View-Model), and Expression Blend 4 • Maintain and extend various aspects of a legacy VB6 based application suite transitioning to .NET. • Deliver effective presentations of new software features to stakeholders at stakeholder review. • Give 1 hour presentations to Engineering on and shared knowledge of Scrum, ReSharper, and current software design practices. • Provide guidance to junior developers on design and testability during projects and code reviews. • Advocate for Unit Testing and Agile practices. • Utilize OOP and Design Patterns; Visual Studio 2008; Expression Blend; C#; VB6; .Net 3.5; LINQ; WinForms; WPF; MVVM; MEF; SOAP Web Services; ASP.NET; SQL Server 2005/2008; NUnit; Rhino.Mocks; TestDriven.NET; ReSharper; Scrum.

  • Consultant – Software Engineer

    Xpediter Technology

    March 2009 – September 2009(6 months)

    Research, evaluation, recommendation, and implementation of technologies for use with a computer aided dispatching and police vehicle location application to compliment Xpediter’s existing law enforcement application suite. This project utilizes Visual Studio 2008, C#, .Net 3.5, LINQ, WinForms, Interbase 7.5 w/ ODBC, & ThinkGEO Map Suite 3.0 & World Map Kit for GIS/mapping display

  • Software Programmer

    Explorer Software

    September 2007 – January 2009(1 year 4 months)

    Application development using Visual Studio 2005, C++, MFC, Sybase, SQL Server, InstallShield 2008/2009, FlexNet Connect.

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  • Senior Application Developer

    Shafer’s Service Systems

    April 1997 – September 2007(10 years 5 months)

    Lead mobile application developer for Windows CE,Windows XP, Sybase database programming/administration. C++,SQL, MFC, InstallShield, Delphi, client/server programming, architecture design.

Education

  • Coleman College

    Bachelor’s of Science, Computer Information Science

    1997 – 1997

    3.904 GPA

  • UCSD Extension

Skills & Expertise

  • ASP.NET
  • Visual Basic
  • XML
  • OOP
  • C#
  • Visual Studio
  • Multithreading
  • .NET
  • Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • Relational Databases
  • Continuous Integration
  • NUnit
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Design Patterns
  • Agile Methodologies
  • WCF
  • Programming
  • WPF Development
  • Code Review
  • SQL