David Kiss - Senior Java Developer (contract) at NewBay Software

Senior Java Developer (Contract) at NewBay Software

Nationality

Hungarian

Current location

Ireland

Work category

IT and Technology

Education

Masters/PostGrad

David Kiss is a Senior Java Developer with 8 years of work experience in a wide variety of business applications.

Major strength in designing and developing middle tier and back-end side components, improving productivity, creating lean and quality code and getting things done. Particularly interested in migration and integration projects, Agile and Lean and highly scalable applications.

David is interested in Java contract opportunities.

David Kiss's Professional Experience

2011 - 2011

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - Lead Engineer (Contract)

Technical lead responsible for performance tuning on one of HMH's latest
platforms. Main roles were technical analysis, design and coordination with
Performance QA team, nearshore development team and IT system administration
team.

Key skills: Java, Oracle, SQL, Solaris, LDAP, OpenDS, JBoss, JIRA

Key Skills
Administration Java LDAP Oracle Solaris SQL
2010 - 2011

Fidelity Investments - Senior Java Developer (Contract)

Design/development of middle tier and backend using technologies as Java, RESTful services, Spring, MongoDB and Hazelcast

Key Skills
2009 - 2010

OpSource - Senior Java Developer (Contract)

Opsource is an US-based company with an office in Dublin offering Enterprise Cloud services to customers,.

Was involved in design and implementation of middle tier and backend codes and worked on implementation of frontend of company's Enterprise Cloud services.

Achievements:
- Found a way to eliminate library dependencies between different layers of the applications
- Decreased build time for frontend project from 2 mins to few seconds
- Introduced new pattern in middle tier that by eliminating some boilerplate code saved us 30-50% of effort on implementing every new web services
- Implemented full positive functional test coverage on middle tier in free time
-Found a way to run backend tier componant not only on servers, but on local PC for debugging purposes and faster turnarounds
- Suggested mocking all 3rd party components (like VmWare) for enabling full functional test coverage across all tiers (frontend, middle tier, backend)

Key Skills
2007 - 2009

Elavon - Application analyst

Design and implementation work on full development lifecycle on backend, middle tier and frontend sides.

Achievements:
- Was involved in design and implementation of several data conversion projects where a total of ~140K customers' records were migrated from various legacy systems to company's Merchant Management platform.
- Took full ownership of the TIBCO-based migration tool for the migration of 20K customer's data
- Implemented various internal tools using TIBCO BusinessWorks
- Mentored a junior TIBCO developer
- Was recognized as Employee of IT Department in 2008Q3 for contribution in the migration projects

Key Skills
data
2006 - 2007

Alerant - Java Developer

Design & implementation work on both backend and frontend sides.

Achievements:
- Set up the build environment for both Ant and Maven
- Decreased build time from >10mins to 1-2 mins
- Found a fast, simple and maintainable database solution that eliminated the need for a complex aggregation on views created using Oracle's CONNECT BY
- Created missing documentation for an existing project

Key Skills
2006 - 2006

Ebruit Kft. - Java Developer

Implementation work on various J2EE projects on both backend and frontend sides.

Achievements: introduced Maven to company

Key Skills
2005 - 2006

ITWare - Java developer

Design and implementation work on both backend and frontend sides on various J2EE projects.

Achievements: Fixed a critical bug in production on first week of employment

Key Skills
2003 - 2005

Borganization - Junior Java Developer

Design and implementation work on frontend of an in-house built custom BPM engine with its own rich client / web UI.

Achievements: Migrated rich client to web based interface.

David Kiss's Education and Qualifications

2008

Bachelor/Degree - , TIBCO BusinessWorks 5.x Integration Boot Camp

TIBCO

2008

Bachelor/Degree - , TIBCO BusinessWorks 5.x Integration Boot Camp

TIBCO

2003

Bachelor/Degree - M.Sc, Technical Informatics

Technical University of Budapest

2003

Masters/PostGrad - Computer Science

Budapest Institute of Technology

2003

Bachelor/Degree - M.Sc, Technical Informatics

Technical University of Budapest

2003

Bachelor/Degree - M.Sc, Technical Informatics

Technical University of Budapest

2003

Bachelor/Degree - M.Sc, Technical Informatics

Technical University of Budapest

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