Software engineer with six years
experience in telecommunications product development; Excellent
project management and communication skills.
Nortel Networks Germany
Aug 1998 - present
German Regulatory Services
• Redesigned the Network Advice of Charge
database to increase provisioning flexibility and optimize memory
Led team of six developers in providing custom GSM/UMTS features
for Viag Interkom. Managed project plans, content, and resources
to ensure that project goals were met or exceeded.
Implemented long term software solution for GSM backwards
compatability issues. Enhanced solution to support GSM-Railways
and GSM China products.
• Performed high level design and
development effort estimations for several GSM/UMTS projects.
Developed the Multiple Point Code project for GSM which increases
the CCS7 capacity on the DMS-MSC switch.
• Worked as part
of a team to provide Network Advice of Charge functionality on
the DMS-MSC switch.
• Developed and delivered CCS7 and
Automation Testing seminars to team members.
Fixed Access Controller Development
Worked as part of team which pioneered a new solution for routing
fixed access traffic over a GSM network.
analog and BRI functionality for the Fixed Access Controller.
Jan 1997 - Aug 1998
Devised solution for a routing problem with Nortel's DMS-500
switch. Led team of two other employees to implement solution.
Developed and delivered ISDN PRI & BRI seminar to
• Organized effort to create an extensive
internal reference source for the DMS-500 team.
• Worked as key developer in
project which enhanced Sprint's operator services on the DMS-250
• Participated in six month comprehensive
telecommunications training program.
Foreign Language Learning Center
1993 - Dec 1996
• Developed educational
software with HyperCard. Worked with foreign language professors
to create graphical, easy to use, computerized learning tools.
Created and maintained web pages.
• Developed CGI
applications in C.
• Provided technical support for
students and faculty.
• Instituted usage of foreign
alphabet tools in campus computer labs.
OS/2 Intel Binary Support
Assisted in development of OS/2 operating system for the PowerPC.
Converted 16 bit APIs to 32 bit APIs in C programming
OS/2 National Language Support
Performed system testing of foreign language versions of OS/2.
• Knowledge of various
telecommunications protocols such as ISUP, ISDN PRI & BRI,
• Experienced with modular and objected
oriented design techniques.
• Ability to quickly gain
proficiency in new software systems and programming languages.
Experienced with team management, administration, and
coordination of large software projects.
approach to accomplishing goals.
• Skilled at translating
technical information into language that programmers, sales
personnel, and customers can easily comprehend.
• User of
UNIX, Windows, and Macintosh operating systems.
Southern Methodist University
BS, Computer Science
Kronenstrasse 7; 88709 Meersburg, GERMANY;