Profile cover photo
You're now following
Error following user.
This user does not allow users to follow them.
You are already following this user.
Your membership plan only allows 0 follows. Upgrade here.
Successfully unfollowed
Error unfollowing user.
You have successfully recommended
Error recommending user.
Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and try again.
Email successfully verified.
User Avatar
$50 USD / hour
Flag of UNITED STATES
colorado springs, united states
$50 USD / hour
It's currently 5:56 PM here
Joined January 30, 2007
0 Recommendations

Dennis E.

@desmithjr

0.0 (0 reviews)
0.0
0.0
0%
0%
$50 USD / hour
Flag of UNITED STATES
colorado springs, united states
$50 USD / hour
N/A
Jobs Completed
N/A
On Budget
N/A
On Time
N/A
Repeat Hire Rate
An experienced Project Leader, Business and Systems Analyst, Applications developer, Systems and Network Engineer/Architect with more than 30 years of experience in the IS/IT Industry. Has lead and participated in a variety of projects in both the Public and Private Sectors to include Accounting Systems, Telecommunications, Logistics (Supply Chain Management, Transportation Management, Inventory/Warehousing Systems), and Medical/Dental Systems. Applications ranged from small distribution systems to multi-million dollar International multi-warehouse logistics systems, individual accounts receivable systems to full blown accounting packages, Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems, Medical/Dental specialty scheduling, and Medical Pathology systems. Career has taken him to various locations throughout the world to include: Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Turkey, Great Britain, mainland Europe, Brazil, Argentina, and Peru as well as many locations within the US. Professional Experience Jan 2004-Present Freelance Contracting. Feb 2000-Dec 2003 Contracted to Perficient, Inc, Austin,TX IBM Corporation - Denver, CO. Senior Architect/Engineer responsible for the relocation of Cendant Corporations RCI (Resort Condominiums International) data center from Garden City, Long Island to Denver, CO to include upgrade of systems to latest releases of Vignette, WebLogic, Solaris, etc as well as review of existing applications for possible enhancements due to these upgrades. Vignette Corporation - Redwood City, CA. Requested by and assigned to the internal Vignette Architecture Group. Trained Vignette personnel on Architecture, Installation and Administration of Story Server 5.0.x, V/5 versions 5.5.x, 5.6.x., V/6 versions 6.0.x. Worked on the design and testing of their V/7 product, to be released Q3 2002. eHow - San Francisco, CA. Member of team which designed, and implemented a web site designed to show how to do everything E-Offering - San Francisco, CA. Architected, coded, and implemented a syndication solution for automatic transfer of analyst reports between E-Offering and E-Trade Ariba Solutions - Menlo Park, CA. Brought in by Vignette Corporation to analyse network and system issues on the site and provide assistance in correcting any and all deficiencies. New Channel - Redwood City, CA. Brought in by Vignette Corp to analyse, recommend, install and configure a Vignette environment for the company which was being looked at as a possible Vignette Partner. Sun Microsystems - Menlo Park, CA. Brought in on several projects by Vignette Corporation either as a internal Training resource for new Architects/Engineers or as a front-line Architect and Systems Engineer. CitiCorp - San Francisco, CA. Brought in by Vignette Corporation to troubleshoot system problems which were unable to be resolved by current Partner. Hewlett-Packard - Palo-Alto, CA. Brought in on several corporate projects in the Bay Area, Atlanta, and Colorado. Designed site for B2B Customers (Mercury Project). Re-architected primary B2C portal. Helped to centralize all R&D work for worldwide web presence at Mayfield site. Architected, Engineered and deployed new worldwide Production and development environments, working with HP Engineering, Operations, and ISSO Staff. PremiumTV - London, England. Re-architected site (Hardware and Software Design) to allow for maximum throughput for 80+ national sports sites. 1996-2000 Contracted to Emery Worldwide, Portland, OR. Involved in the design and development of software used in international warehousing and logistics management. Project Manager for installation/implementation of Production/Warehouse facility in Milpitas, CA for Wyse Technology. Project incorporated the installation of an Enterprise ERP, Warehouse Management system, Customer Service system, and production support system, as well as retrofitting the warehouse with all new network drops (CAT5) and installing RF equipment. Project Manager/Senior Developer for modular Warehouse Management System for General Motors Asia (Hong Kong, Thailand, Korea, and Singapore). Total Responsibility for maintenance of 3rd Party Warehouse Management System (Viaware by Haushahn Systems) in a UNIX (Solaris 2.51/2.6) environment. This included system administration for development, testing, and production systems, DBA responsibility for INFORMIX databases (versions 5.0/7.2), code modifications utilizing i4gl, C/C++ (GNU gcc for UNIX), SQL Coding (ANSI) for INFORMIX, and INFORMIX-4GL as well as shell scripting (C shell and KORN shell) for enhancing and/or automating new processes (i.e. ftp automation, batch file processing (via cron jobs)). Primary NT/UNIX system administrator for group as well as Domain Admin (NT) for several internal domains. System Engineer/Designer for Traffic Management System for General Motors Brazil. Designed LAN/WAN/VPN for connectivity between 2 warehouses (approx. 220 Km apart), clients corporate office in 3rd location, company locations in Brazil as well as Portland utilizing CISCO Managed Routers (2500 Series) and Switches, Red Creek Rav10 boxes, MS SNA Server, CA Xcom data communications Client/Server, MS Transaction Server, MS IIS 4.0 and Oracle for NT. Once design and applications had been completed, equipment purchased and delivered (which had to be done totally in Brazil), traveled to Sao Paolo and installed all equipment, configured/tested all servers, routers, switches, etc, coordinated installation and testing/configuration of CSU/DSU’s (64 Kb dedicated network from Sao Paolo to Sorocabo, 64 Kb from Sorocabo to Sao Jose dos Campos, 64 Kb from Sorocabo to Sao Caetano, and 64 Kb from Sorocabo to ISP for VPN) for WAN as well as internal LANs at each warehouse. 1994-1996 Contracted to Nextlink Interactive, Portland, OR Designed and developed custom Billing/Accounts Receivable system for a telecommunications company, as well as the Sales/Marketing program used by corporate sales staff utilizing MS Access 5.0, VB 4.0, Sybase System 10, Visual C/C++ 4.2 Designed custom Client/Server applications using data modeling tools (ERWin) to convert operations to Sybase. Once designed, implemented model utilizing VB 4.0 (Enterprise) to translate ASCII log files into Stored Procedure Calls and subsequently imported into Sybase. Senior member of corporate team responsible for conversion of accounting systems from individual accounting packages at each site to WAN based Great Plains Dynamics C/S +. Responsible for the testing and evaluation of new technologies. Technical Background Website design (backend as well as frontend) utilizing PHP, Python, RubyOnRails, Search Engine Design, Servlet/App Server Engines (Weblogic, Websphere, JBoss, JRun and Tomcat), Java, Tcl/Tk, HTML, JavaScript, VBScript, C/C++ (Unix/Microsoft/OS/2), Visual Basic (Versions 3.0, 4.0 Enterprise, 5.0 Enterprise, 6.0 Enterprise), Data Modeling, SQL Databases {Unix (Informix, Sybase, DB2, MySql, Postgres Sql, Oracle) Microsoft (Informix, Sybase, Oracle, MS SQL Server)}, Data Warehousing, FoxPro, Dbase, Unix Shell Scripting (Bash, Korn, C Shell) to include Python, awk, and sed scripting, System Administration (MS Dos, Windows 3.x, Win95/98, NT 3.5x/4.0, Win2K, Solaris 2.5x, 7.x, 8.x, Linux), Vignette V-Series (V/5 5.5.x, 5.6.x), StoryServer 5.0.x, Syndication Server 5.0, Web Server Administration (MS IIS 4 & 5, Apache (through 2.x), Netscape/iPlanet/Sun Enterprise Server), LAN/WAN/MAN design.

Contact Dennis E. about your job

Log in to discuss any details over chat.

Reviews

Changes saved
No reviews to see here!

Contact Dennis E. about your job

Log in to discuss any details over chat.

Verifications

Preferred Freelancer
Identity Verified
Payment Verified
Phone Verified
Email Verified
Facebook Connected
Previous User Next User
Invite sent successfully!
Thanks! We’ve emailed you a link to claim your free credit.
Something went wrong while sending your email. Please try again.
Registered Users Total Jobs Posted
Freelancer ® is a registered Trademark of Freelancer Technology Pty Limited (ACN 142 189 759)
Copyright © 2024 Freelancer Technology Pty Limited (ACN 142 189 759)
Loading preview
Permission granted for Geolocation.
Your login session has expired and you have been logged out. Please log in again.