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Academy of Technology LogoSTSM. IBM Developer Jumpstart
Armonk, NY, USA


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Professional Associations:  ACM Senior Member  |  IBM Academy of Technology


I am part of the IBM Developer Jumpstart program.

The IBM Developer JumpStart program provides professional development, networking and skills enhancement opportunities for our entry-level software and hardware developers.  This cross-enterprise program is a key differentiator for IBM and sets us apart as we recruit in a competitive marketplace, and supports our efforts to engage and retain our top technical talent. 

I have been a member of the IBM  Academy of Technology and the IBM Academy Leadership team since 2011.

My main interests are:

  • Agile Development Methods
  • Social Media Analytics
  • IoT and AI
  • Internet Security

I am an Adjunct Professor of Astronomy and Computer Science at Pace University Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems in Pleasantville NY (teaching: Internet Security, Cloud and Webservices, Astronomy/Physics, Computer Networking and Python progamming)

Adjunct Professor of Information Technology - Penn State, Schuylkill

Some projects I have worked on over my IBM Career:

Internet Infrastructure for the Sydney, Nagano and Atlanta Olympic Games

Creation of the first TCP/IP Network Corporate Firewall for IBM

Founding member of Advanced Internet Application Center

I hold the following titles and positions:

  • Member of Academy Leadership Team
  • Core Team Leader

I am involved with the following IBM Academy of Technology affiliates:

  • Manhattan TVC
  • South Florida TVC
  • Poughkeepsie TVC

My areas of expertise and proficiencies are:

  • Agile, Expert - recognized outside IBM for defining contemporary best practices, Able to speak authoritatively
  • Analytics, Able to speak authoritatively
  • IoT, Able to speak authoritatively
  • Security, Able to speak authoritatively
  • DesignThinking, Able to speak authoritatively
  • BigData, Advanced - proven track record at maintaining in-depth skills, Able to speak authoritatively

My job roles and skills include:

  • Application Developer
    • Agile Practices-Whole Team
    • Internet of Things
    • AIX/UNIX/Linux
    • Web Technologies
    • Big Data Tools
  • Technical Solution Architect
  • Technical Team Leader
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Infrastructure Architect
    • Middleware Services