Prior Work

Company
Various (see list below)
Location
Northern and Southern California
Start
1973
End
2006
INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT
2002 — 2006
Zaun Consulting (self-employed) [Boulder Creek, CA]
Yahoo! Research Labs (research lab) [Burbank, CA]
2005
The Burke Institute, (education foundation) [Santa Cruz, CA]
intermittent 2001 — 2005
Blujacket, Inc., (internet ASP startup) [Boulder Creek, CA]
2004 — 2005
ForceField, Inc., (internet ASP startup) [Los Gatos, CA]
2002 — 2004
OnlineFocus, Inc., (web consulting) [Mountain View, CA]
2002

 

SR. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
2001 — 2002
Thomson-Dialog, (e-information) [Mountain View, CA]
Lead engineering development of company's distributed, enterprise, content library and improved the response time of Dialog's web product by 20 fold. [C++, Java, J2EE, BSD sockets, Perl, TCL, JRun, RogueWave, Clearcase] More...

 

SYSTEMS ARCHITECT
2000 — 2001
Onlinefocus, Inc., (web consulting) [Cupertino, CA]
Designed FedEx's content management system which helped FedEx win the 2000 WebAward for best transportation web site with a 55% increase in website utilization. [Java, JSP, Apache, Tomcat, XPath, XSLT, DHTML, JavaScript, MySQL, Solaris, Flash 5, Flash AS1, internationalization, content management design] More...

 

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER
1993 — 1999
Microtec Research, Inc. and Mentor Graphics, (C++ IDE tools) [Santa Clara, CA]
Increased the performance of the Xray Debugger (a distributed C++ debugger for embedded systems) by 300%. [MFC, C++, Solaris, HP/UX, recursive RPCs, Clearcase, Vrtx/Chorus] More...

 

COMPUTER SCIENTIST
1985 — 1992
Lucid, Inc., (LISP & C++ IDE tools) [Menlo Park, CA]
Developed Lucid's Common LISP IDE and Lucid's C++ IDE called Energize. [Symbolics LISP, Common LISP, Flavors, CLOS, Emacs, Apollo, AIX, C++, X11, GDB, asynchronous I/O] More...

 

ELECTRONICS ENGINEER
1973 — 1985
NOSC (Naval Ocean Systems Center), (military research) [San Diego, CA]
Designed and built digital signal processing hardware systems (w/ 5000+ ICs) and then designed real-time operating systems and compilers to process the signals for ocean acoustics research. [computer architecture, real-time data acquisition and analog design, Simula 67, Algol 68, Concurrent Pascal, C, BSD UNIX, operating system and compiler design, AI, Interlisp-D] More...

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