1. Walter Joseph Scheiderich III
575-635-9559 - firstname.lastname@example.org
25+ years of software project planning, design, development, implementation, management and maintenance
In depth experience working with both small teams and across large organizations on multi-million dollar projects
Excellent problem solving complemented with verbal and written skills to communicate with teams and customers
Proven accomplishments completed in manufacturing, test, R&D, support/CRM and localization engineering
Tools: Visual Studio, Eclipse, NetBeans, IntelliJ, Active Directory, LDAP, PHPstorm, MS Access
Database: MS SQL Server, SSIS/DTS, Oracle and tools, MySQL, ODBC, JDBC, Hibernate, LINQ
Web: MS IIS, Apache, ASP.NET, MVC, JSP/servlets, struts, JQuery, AJAX, REST, JSON, Zend, Drupal
Process: Agile (Scrum, XP), Jira, GIT, UML, TDD, Unit testing, CI/CD (Ant CruiseControl), CVS, SVN,
Platforms: Windows XP,7,8,10, Server 2003/2008/2012, Linux (Fedora, RHEL, Ubuntu, Debian, Knoppix)
2005-current Senior SW Engineer/Consultant/Contractor - BlueTech LLC
Created business for technology consultation and implementation of design/service/support and training. Clients include
small businesses, large enterprises, and volunteer/non-profit work either direct or thru 3rd party agencies. Contracts
were full and part time and varied in length with most being 3-6 months. Key contracts include:
Sony (2012-2016) – Managed, updated and created tools for terminology MySQL database using PHP and REST
API with XML and JSON. Created PowerShell scripts for install and custom configure of end user applications.
Maintained Doxygen based tool to convert source code comments to Word, PDF, and HTML using C++,Qt, and
Verizon (2012) – created networked, multiuser usability test application and data capture using PowerPoint, VBA,
Artificial Medical Intelligence (2011) – created details Internal Reference Specification white paper from analysis of
current generation application. Covered development and coding, usability, testing, deployment, and maintenance
Hewlett-Packard (2007-2009) – Three different projects: Created printer simulator for usability testing using C#,
detailed commercial report/manifest generator from printer driver CDs using C#, Windows Forms, XML, XPath
Microsoft (2008) – created custom newsletter publishing system in SharePoint workflow using Custom Web controls,
ASP.NET, C#, XML, XSLT
Dona Ana Community College (2008) – Maintained and enhanced multiuser student information system based in
MS Access including use of VB, T-SQL, SQL server.
SanDisk (2006-2007) – Maintained and enhanced specific embedded FW libraries using C, created test suites using
7/2009-1/2015 Data Programmer Analyst – Las Cruces Public Schools, Las Cruces, NM
Responsible for design, development, integration, and maintenance of in house and third party software systems.
Create and deploy custom data extract, transform, loads for synchronization of data and end user reporting for Windows
and Linux platforms. Research and deploy tools and processes for data integrity and control. Used SQL Server/SSIS
and Oracle, .Net (Visual Studio, VB, ASP.Net, C#), LDAP/Active Directory, and PowerShell. Technical lead for
deployment of new Cognos reporting system and Student Information System.
2. 7/2008-4/2009 Associate Chief Engineer/Software Developer – Lockheed Martin, Las Cruces, NM
Worked part-time on software engineering projects. Work included a RIA (Rich Interactive Application) web front end for
using XML data feeds, real-time AJAX updating and various user interface libraries including JQuery. Working group
was a CMMI Level 5 organization.
3/2006-2/2008 Faculty Practitioner - University of Phoenix – ID and NM
Completed UOP’s faculty training and certification and taught both online and classroom based curriculum. Courses
include both technical development (programming, database, and web) and hybrid business/technology
2/2008-7/2008 Software Analyst/Team Lead - Alatec Inc., TRADOC Analysis Center, WSMR, NM
Lead small team of software developers and scenario integrators to support Irregular Warfare study plans using a high-
resolution, closed-form, stochastic, analytical combat simulation based on J2EE platform. Responsibilities included
designing and implementing behaviors to simulate soldier activity and interaction with other agents in the model. Also
lead integrators in use of the model. Held DOD Secret clearance.
1993-2005 Software Engineer – multiple roles - Hewlett Packard - Boise, ID
2003-2005 Localization Process Architect
Perform research and design in process improvement for cross-organizational, localization and development center.
Work with external international localization vendors and internal development partners on cost saving projects
Created technical report and business requirement proposal for a centralized, web-based terminology repository
Implemented terminology repository on an enterprise system for both Intranet and Extranet access
Completed specifications and process using statistical comparison for sharing data files between different vendor
translation tools without loss of leverage to increase savings on translation projects
Worked with multiple labs to optimize and standardize file formats for localization work
2002-2003 User Interface Architect/Manager
Lead research, development and management of user interface for an enterprise print workflow and press shop
management application. Manage external and internal developers in implementation.
Researched, designed and implemented the User Interface for the enterprise application using J2EE technologies
Documented user interface features plus prepared and performed training for both internal and external clients
Closely managed 3rd party vendor for on-time delivery and integration of subsystems for the User Interface
Researched thin client technologies, Microsoft’s .NET and other technologies for second generation application
Assisted field engineers with customer support issues and documented and released resolution bulletins
1998-2002 Web Support Application Engineer Scientist/Manager
Responsible for research development, and management of design and applications for Customer Care support website.
Perform project and vendor analysis for establishing work with third party software and contract services.
Deployed projects on a world-wide, multi-million user hits per month, consumer support web site for more than 4000
products in 8 different languages and three major global regions.
Managed teams of developers for development and management of proactive diagnostics software, defect tracking
system and release management and a drag-and-drop internal documentation web site
Acted as master technical consultant in multiple cross-organizational efforts including leverage of content processing,
integration of e-support tools and content management systems for Knowledge Based customer support systems
Prepared detailed Requests for Estimate, Statements of Work, ROI analysis, and technical viability/ feasibility reports
Participated in vendor evaluation/selection and contract negotiations on multi-million dollar contracts
3. 1996-1998 Accessible API/Solution Research Engineer - Hewlett Packard - Boise, ID
Work with HP Labs and small R&D team on leading Java-based initiatives for HP LaserJet products. Design, document
and present potential technologies and solutions to both developers and HP’s upper management including the CTO.
Performed initial and leading R&D into Java based solutions for HP LaserJet products
Partnered with HP Labs to design an object/web server which became HP’s embedded Chai Java Virtual Machine
Designed and deployed conceptual demo of web-based install, update and use of software solutions which later
became HP’s embedded web server in LaserJet products and basis for an awarded patent
Researched industry standards and technology and launched an accessible API program for HP LaserJet printers
Participated in the IEEE 1284-1994 standard as co-author and submission/review of technical proposals
1993-1996 Manufacturing Design/Process Engineer
Responsible for all design and manufacturing aspects of disk drive production line including test software, user interface
and ergonomics, material flow, documentation, installation, and globalization to other world sites.
Performed statistical analysis and reporting on yield of OEM disk drive special products and parts
Designed and implemented process and software enhancements on networked workflow production system
Researched and created custom software and hardware for a "Just In Time” manufacturing process for configuration
and final testing of disk drive hardware and firmware
Documented and provided software tools and upgrades to satisfy both Technical Marketing and R&D customers
1989-1993 Manufacturing Process Engineer - Watkins Johnson - Palo Alto, CA
Responsible for design and implementation of hardware and software for automated test of various microwave, analog
and digital subsystems. Perform user training and auditor presentations on an ongoing basis. Held DOD Secret
Worked on planning, budget and procurement of multi-million dollar test systems for AMRAAM missile components
Designed and implement test software in HP Basic using efficient menu and touch-screen control to perform
automated tests, inventory, report archiving and analysis
Setup LAN system for connecting manufacturing floor test systems to central database
Lead engineer on conversion of factory floor to world class manufacturing using SPC and TQM methodologies
M.S. Electrical Engineering, Honors Cooperative Program - Stanford University - 1993
Concentration: Computer Architecture/Systems/Programming
B.S. Electrical Engineering with Great Distinction – San Jose State University - 1988
Concentration: Computer Architecture, Analog/Digital Electronics
Honors & Activities: Honors at Entrance, Dean's Scholar/Honor List, Tau Beta Pi, Mac Users Group President, IEEE
US Patent No. 6282711 – granted 08-28-2001
A Method for More Efficiently Installing Software Components from a Remote Server Source