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David Blackburn

SQL Server Database Developer

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  • Languages: English (Full Professional)
  • Last update: 10.06.2019
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Hello,

Thank you for viewing my profile.

Having over 20 years software development experience, I can handle your database programming needs.

My specialty is with SQL Server which includes:
  • Data Modeling
  • Database Development
  • Query Development and Optimization
  • Create and Improve Stored Procedures and Functions
  • Create Reports and Reporting systems with SSRS
  • Develop ETL solutions with SSIS
  • Deliver BI solutions with SSAS and Power BI
  • Provide REST access solutions via ASP.Net Web API
I also do web and application development using:
  • ASP.NET Webforms, ASP.Net MVC, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and Bootstrap
  • C# and VB.Net
  • I can also develop and support Visual Basic 6 (VB6) projects
Visit my Demo and Portfolio site at www.dsbburn.com.  It contains my resume, access all of my active freelance profiles, examples of my work, and GitHub.

I’m a naturally analytical person with strong problem-solving and communication skills.

If you think you might need any of the above solutions, contact me and I'd be happy to discuss if the kind of work you are looking for is a good fit for what I can provide. I find that helping clarify your project while interviewing is a good gauge on how we might work together, while still delivering some value to you, even if I end up directing you elsewhere.

I’m also available for contract and direct hire.

I look forward to working with you!

Databases          MS SQL Server, DB2, XML, LINQ, T-SQL, ETL, SSRS, SSIS, SSAS, Stored Procedures
Languages         C#, VB.Net, ASP.Net (Web Forms, MVC, Web API), JavaScript, HTML, CSS, VB6
Methodologies  Object Oriented, Structured, MVC, Agile, SLDC, UML 2.0
Software            Visual Studio, Git, Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, TFS, PowerShell, Bootstrap
Protocols          AJAX, HTTP, REST, TCP/IP, FTP, SNMP

Energetic programmer analyst experienced in developing robust code for high-volume businesses.  Increased customer base by 10% for an online bill pay application; and improved performance and reliability, while reducing support cost by 40% of a nationwide complex critical system.  Naturally analytical person who shows initiative and does what is necessary to get the job done.
  • Increased Customer Base 10%.  Implemented major customer required change.  Conducted statistical analysis and assisted in creating business requirements.  Created and modified web application, database objects, and support systems to handle changes.
  • Reduced Support Costs 40%.  Increased data reliability, improved query response, and decreased system down time of critical nationwide operations system by implementing data constraints, adjusting database configurations, and making other database changes.  Collaborated with other developers to implement required coding changes.
  • Database Specialist.  Designed, implemented, and improved complex queries, stored procedures, configurations, and other database objects.  Expert with T-SQL and experienced with SSRS, SSIS, Entity Framework, and Profiler; also performing backup, restoration, data importing and exporting, installing upgrades and other database operations.  Currently developing advanced SSRS reports, and ETL packages and working with BI and SSAS.
  • Web Developer.  Utilizing ASP.NET (Web Forms, MVC, Web API), HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX and Bootstrap created and maintained web applications.  Specialized with web controls and full stack development with Visual Studio using C# and VB.Net that called on cloud services, REST interfaces and various other internet protocols.
  • Application Developer.  Created and maintained complex multi-processor systems written in a variety of languages and development environments utilizing a variety of communication and database protocols and development methodologies.  Currently specializing with Visual Studio.Net, but comfortable coding in any environment or with legacy code.
  • Troubleshooter.  Using reporting, diagnostic tools, and remote communications, able to quickly identify and resolve complex application, database, web & communication problems.  Have untangled multi-user, multi-processor, remote problems. 
  • Planner.  Experienced in all aspects of software engineering including analysis, design, coding, testing, documentation, training, and implantation.  Have accurate estimation skills and excellent project planning and tracking abilities.
  • Communicator.  Able to explain highly technical ideas in an understandable way.  Created technical documentation such as requirements, support manuals, and design specifications.  Scheduled and ran meetings and taught technical classes where Power Point presentations were prepared and used.

 
PROJECT HISTORY

Freelance              
Database, Web & Application Developer           
Current
Provide contract programing services
  • Developed Application Usage Tracking System that includes Analytical Reports using SQL Server, SSRS, ASP.Net Web API, C#, JavaScript, AJAX, and Stored Procedures.
  • Created Portfolio website & Notebook App with ASP.Net MVC, using C#, JavaScript, Bootstrap, Entity Frame and SQL Server.
  • Created Emulation of a Manufacturing Production Timer with JavaScript, HTML, CSS & Bootstrap that makes AJAX calls to an ASP.Net Web API with a REST interface which communicates to a SQL Server database via Stored Procedures calls.

 
TIME AND SPATIAL FLEXIBILITY
Located in Louisville, KY
Willing to relocate to adjacent states.
OTHER
Hello,

Thank you for viewing my profile.

Having over 20 years software development experience, I can handle your database programming needs.

My specialty is with SQL Server which includes:
  • Data Modeling
  • Database Development
  • Query Development and Optimization
  • Create and Improve Stored Procedures and Functions
  • Create Reports and Reporting systems with SSRS
  • Develop ETL solutions with SSIS
  • Deliver BI solutions with SSAS and Power BI
  • Provide REST access solutions via ASP.Net Web API

I also do web and application development using:
  • ASP.NET Webforms, ASP.Net MVC, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and Bootstrap
  • C# and VB.Net
  • I can also develop and support Visual Basic 6 (VB6) projects
Visit my Demo and Portfolio site at www.dsbburn.com.  It contains my resume, access all of my active freelance profiles, examples of my work, and GitHub.

I’m a naturally analytical person with strong problem-solving and communication skills.

If you think you might need any of the above solutions, contact me and I'd be happy to discuss if the kind of work you are looking for is a good fit for what I can provide. I find that helping clarify your project while interviewing is a good gauge on how we might work together, while still delivering some value to you, even if I end up directing you elsewhere.

I’m also available for contract and direct hire.

I look forward to working with you!
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