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Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Architect, Web Designer/Developer
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Summary

Recently completed the Amazon Web Services Academy Cloud Computing Architecture course as well as the WebMaster Certificate program at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). Also, a recent graduate of the Master of Science degree program in Professional and Technical Communication at NJIT. An intuitive learner who quickly grasps new technical information and applications. Accustomed to working independently and as part of a team on concurrent projects while consistently fulfilling priorities and producing quality deliverables on time.

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Key Qualifications

Computer Proficiency

Amazon Web Services (aws.amazon.com)
Adobe CS5 (Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver)
MS Office 2007 (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)
Social Media (Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Flickr)
HTML5 Balsamiq WordPress JSON/XML
CSS3 Wikispaces FTP Bootstrap
JavaScript/JQuery Eclipse AngularJS SDLC
PC/MAC PHP MySQL SmartPOS
Google Docs, Sites Oracle9, 11i, SQL DB2, PL/1, SQL, Version Control

Selected Projects

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Experience

Online Merchant - Power Seller
ebay logo ebay.com Online 2006 - present


  • Respond to customers questions and concerns via email for items listed on ebay. Resulted in feedback indicating professionalism and excellent communication. Five stars. 100% positive Feedback from over 400 buyers.

  • Write product titles and descriptions using key search words that accurately portray each item listed. Research sold ebay items to set price. Resulted in sales feedback indicating item as described.


Sales Associate (Visual Merchandising)
macys logo Macy's Nanuet, NY 2012 - 2015


  • Tipped children's clothing and displayed handbags, performed recovery for ready-to-wear, handbags and home products according to Macy's merchandising standards.

  • Achieved customer buy-in at POS for store sponsored promotions by communicating message in a concise and understandable way. Achieved third top seller in Reading Is Fundamental campaign.


Research Assistant (Text Analytics Social Media) - Merit Award Stipend
njit logo New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ 2011 - 2012


  • Researched text analytics systems for mining ability of Social Media data for a library research application. Resulted in the identification of eligible systems and their pros and cons.

Lead QA Analyst - Contractor
chubb logo Chubb Specialty Insurance Warren, NJ 2005 - 2006


  • Led QA Test for major enhancements to, and complete regression test of, an RDBMS at Chubb. Wrote system test documentation including the System Test Strategy and System Test Cases according to SDLC guidelines. Executed test cases and logged test results. Managed the bug tracking system. Resulted in successful communication with team members to resolve testing issues and retested defects.

Member of Technical Staff (Systems Analyst)
att logo AT&T, AT&T Labs Piscataway, NJ 2001 - 2005


  • Performed Analyst Test on enhancements to Oracle Fixed Assets (FA) custom 'bolt-on' applications (SQL+) for monthly builds. Resulted in high user satisfaction, zero production defects, and met target dates.

  • Acted as Quality Team Member and Metrics Coordinator at the District Level for SDLC implementation.

Senior Technical Associate II (Systems Analyst)
att logo AT&T Morristown, NJ 1995 - 2001


  • Wrote and edited software development deliverables for an internal RDBS including Functional Design documents and Analyst Test Cases according SDLC guidelines. Resulted in zero production defects and high user satisfaction.

Senior Associate Programmer
ibm logo IBM Sterling Forest, NY 1986 - 1992


  • Wrote and edited Internal and External Design documents, programmed modules in PL/1 DB2, and performed Unit Test for enhancements and new development according to internal company standards. Resulted in high user satisfaction, zero production defects, and met target dates.

  • Performed project management tasks including estimating, scheduling work effort, tracking and communicating progress. Resulted in timely updates of project progress to management.

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Education

njit logo New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ
Master of Science Professional and Technical Communication 2012
3.95 GPA, Merit Award

Master of Science Computer and Information Science
3.68 GPA


mercy college logo Mercy College Dobbs Ferry, NY
Bachelor of Science Veterinary Technology
university of florida logo University of Florida Gainesville, FL

Bachelor of Science Microbiology

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Professional Development

njit logo New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ
Certificate WebMaster 2016

Certificate Amazon Web Services Academy Cloud Computing Architecture 2016





parsons logo Parsons The New School for Design New York, NY
Continuing Ed. Web Design, Graphic and Digital Design 2011

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