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Chris Waymire
Full-Stack Developer

Portland, UNITED STATES

33+ years experience

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MY EXPERIENCE

Global Data Systems

January 1997 - January 2000

Network Engineer

FREELANCE

January 2000 - January 2009

ENGINEER

ITT SYSTEMS INC

January 2004 - January 2005

SENIOR SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR, TEAM LEAD

Team Leadership | Project Management | Network Reliability

Provided team leadership and primary responsibility for the CENTCOM TACSWA infrastructure, ensuring systems continuity and security was maintained to the standards of the U.S. Military. Met regularly with key military personnel to discuss projects, gather requirements and concerns, and trade feedback in general.

Managed the day to day operations for 10 employees across 3 locations.
Implemented policies to prevent security violations regarding Secret material, including the transfer of data between Secret and Non-Secret networks as well as disabling the use of personal flash drives.
Planned and initiated projects to increase redundancy and implement policy to retain systems integrity in the event that any one site was lost.

INTERNATIONAL CRUISES & EXCURSIONS, INC

January 2005 - January 2009

NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR

Team Leadership | Project Management | Network Reliability

Contributed to the achievement of overall business goals by continually improving network performance and  reliability through redesign and upgrades and thus ensuring that contractual service level agreements were maintained. Worked to ensure PCI compliance through security hardening and penetration testing.

Managed multiple business locations, both domestic and international, with a combined total of over 150 network devices.
Provided key planning and research for all future upgrade strategies.
Acknowledged by peers and managers for outstanding performance and professionalism.
Successfully lead the project to relocate the company headquarters to a new building with minimal downtime, including an entire network redesign and implementation.

International Cruises & Excursions, Inc.

August 2005 - December 2009

Network Administrator

Operate and maintain the corporate network as well as remote locations; both domestic and international. Monitor and manage 150+ network devices utilizing various tools such as Nagios, Solar Winds, CiscoWorks and others. Provide key planning and research for all future upgrades.

IBM

January 2009 - November 2012

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Core Product Suite Development | Multiple-Release Implementations | Graphical Tool Development

Rose through positions of increasing technical and leadership scope, with instrumental role in the redesign of a J2EE-based SaaS product. Capitalized on software engineering and technology leadership strengths to meet rapid delivery schedules while maintaining product integrity.

Recognized consistently by peers and managers as both a strong resource and top contributor.
Actively worked to foster the agile development process, managing our teams backlog and creating short concise stories that are clearly understood with defined requirements.
Worked diligently with product management to set expectations and provide working, tested and documented functionality as requested by customers/stakeholders.
Leveraged proficiencies in multiple technologies to consistently drive project time-lines.

IBM

December 2009 - November 2012

Software Developer

Unicon, Inc.

November 2012 - May 2013

Software Engineer

Apriva LLC

May 2013 - January 2015

Software Engineer

Lead developer on the Apriva Gateway product - a suite offering secure mobile IP communications for the U.S. Government.

•    Helping to drive product development and maintain time lines through proper planning and delegation.
•    Leveraging cross-platform expertise to further reduce overall development time and cost.
•    Lead the development effort for the NIAP certification project, playing a critical role in both architecture and implementation, helping to reduce the overall time to market.
•    Worked with management to help steer the direction of future development projects in an effort to increase and enhance product offerings while reducing development cost.
•    Worked closely with other team members in an effort to provide guidance and transfer of knowledge.
•    Demonstrated the ability to take on tasks outside of my comfort zone and get them completed in a timely fashion.

American Express via Cloud Partners (contract)

January 2015 - July 2015

Senior Software Engineer

Nextiva

July 2015 - June 2017

Solutions Architect / Senior Software Engineer

McAfee

June 2017 - April 2018

Sr. Software Engineer

Nike

April 2018 - October 2018

Sr. Software Engineer

Waymire Inc.

October 2018 - September 2019

Self Employed

MY STACK

Languages
C#, Java, Python, Erlang, JavaScript, Perl, PHP
Technologies
J2EE, Tomcat, IIS, JSP, SaaS
Frameworks
REST, Spring, AJAX, CakePHP, Dojo
Analysis methods and tools
Agile, Ant
Application servers
Apache, Ejabberd, WebSphere
IT Infrastructure
Cisco, Cisco IOS, Cisco Routers, Linux Red Hat, Nagios, Security, Unix
Databases
DB2, MySQL
Software testing
Penetration testing
Others
Project Management, Team management
Protocols
XMPP

Skills

C#JavaPythonJ2EETomcatRESTSpring

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