Zachary Betz

Software Developer & Tester

Work

Freelance

2016-02 — Present

* Developed desktop apps for a local petroleum transport company via C#/WinForms
* Company accountant used apps to import timesheet spreadsheets into QuickBooks, and export payroll spreadsheets

Systems Analyst at Geocent, LLC

2016-02 — Present

* Developed extensive functional/accessibility test suites via Selenium/Java
* Wrote a Jaspersoft Server reports test framework via Bash/cURL
* Maintained clear, concise project documentation
* Wrote a diffing tool for AWS DMS to monitor the data replication of billions of records via SQL/Bash/sqlplus/psql

Applications Consultant at Capgemini

2015-06 — 2016-02

* Authored the documentation for migration of apps/databases from Solaris/WebLogic app servers to Linux/JBOSS
* Supported a real-time dashboard app which displayed generation/demand data to wholesale energy traders
* Gathered requirements, designed, developed, and tested a Windows Forms/SQL Server proof-of-concept solution to manage boiler tube welds within plants. Used SSRS for reporting
* Automated the deployment of a Maximo app using Rundeck. Reduced deployment time from 3 hrs to 40 mins
* Engaged in tri-weekly calls with offshore India team to discuss project status and debug app/database/infrastructure issues

Developer Intern at Framework IT Solutions

2014-05 — 2015-05

* Led the API conversion of a sports society iPhone app from iOS 6 to iOS 7/8
* Developed various construction equipment/sales rep reports using SSRS for a major equipment services client
* Created stored procedures for data dumps, to be run on a nightly basis

Data Intern at Louisiana Highway Safety Research Group

2013-08 — 2014-05

* Used Splunk to monitor the network for low traffic points so that the database backups would run at those times
* Transitioned annual LA Crash Data Fact Book compilation from manual Excel process to automated, parameterized SSRS reports

Lead Student Computer Techician at Louisiana State University

2011-08 — 2013-05

* Troubleshooted LSU’s wireless network and made requests for additional access points to be installed in low-coverage areas
* Trained new employees on helpdesk processes and maintained knowledge management wiki
* Repaired and maintained staff/student/lab computers and print servers
* Created and distributed system images using Symantec Ghost

Retirement Benefits Analyst at Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System

2011-05 — 2011-08

* Analyzed Retirement Documents and Letters for correct criteria
* Managed work baskets for Change of Address, Beneficiaries, Drop Accounts, Repayment of Refunds, and Refunds

System Builder at DETEL Computer Solutions

2008-05 — 2010-08

* Custom built over 600 desktop and laptop computers
* Assembled and installed SMART boards for various Louisiana schools

Education

Louisiana State University

2011 — 2015

Information Systems and Decision Sciences, Bachelor

Skills

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • SQL
  • Shell
  • Bash
  • Hugo
  • Selenium
  • Java
  • Jaspersoft
  • C#
  • SSRS
  • Technical Writing
  • Customer Service