Work Experience

October 2019 - Present
Information Technology Specialist 2 (Programming)
Albany, NY
NYS Teachers Retirement System

Grade 18 C# and VisualBasic Web Development, and PL/SQL Development for the Information Technology Business Services department.

September 2019 - October 2021
Information Technology Specialist 2 (Programming)
Albany, NY
NYS Office of Information Technology Services

Grade 18 Java Programmer for OITS Revenue and Employment Portfolio, working with Empire and Empire2 for the NYS Department of Tax and Finance. Wrote Java Web App pages that connected to IBM Mainframe COBOL applications. Debugged Java using IBM Rational Application Developer ( Eclipse ) and from within ISPF on the Mainframe.

October 2017 - September 2019
Systems Engineer
Rome, NY
PAR Government Systems Corporation

Systems administration for a mostly linux research network, staging of workstations, development of an automated Naemon monitoring service, inspected inconsistencies with DNS, and updated the Vibe System.

August 2017 - May 2019
System Administrator
Utica, NY
SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Computer Science Department

Rebuilt the entire department Network and Services. Proxmox (Hypervisor), Shell Server, CUPS/Samba Server, Firewalls, VM Templates, Network Documentation, Linux XRDP, VPN Service, and Active Directory Domain.

July 2015 - Present
Software Engineer
Moorepark, CA
Lolay, Inc

Namely, Firstlook on Android, Spotlight for Ford Modeling, and TrailerIt for WildCard, finally CarShark for Inscesent Labs. Worked with other developers for Front End, and Server side development. Learned Objective-C, Swift, and improved Java/Android, and JavaScript/Python skills.

Apr 2014 - Aug 2017
Front Desk & IT Support
Coxsackie, NY
Holiday Inn, Express

For Front Desk: Checked guests in and out, resolved guest complaints, and managed reservations. For IT Support: General maintenance and repair of domain computers (guest use, and employee workstations), the Property Management System (Opera PMS), and Domain Administration. Implemented a secure employee wireless network.

Nov 2016 - Feb 2017
Sales Associate
Glenmont, NY
Radio Shack

Sales associate. Helped customers find gadgets, and components that they needed, as well as helped some more advanced customers find solutions using hardware.


August 2015 - May 2019
SUNY Polytechnic Institute
Utica, NY
Computer and Information Science

C, C++, C#, Objective-C, PHP, Python, Swift, COBOL, PL/SQL, Golang and Java Programming. Data Structures and Algorithms, Agile project development, Software Documentation. Independent study on Native vs Hybrid mobile development and performance.

Oct 2013 - May 2015
Hudson Valley Community College
General Studies

College in the High School -RUS101 - Russian Language and Culture, CMPT101, CMPT105 - Basic Computing / Microsoft Office. Document and Database manipulation, CISS100 - Intro to Linux Systems Administration

Sep 2013 - May 2015
SUNY Albany
General Studies

University in the High School - ASPN101, ASPN103 - Spanish Language and Culture. AMAT100 - Precalculus.

Extracurricular Experience

Spring 2018
Malware Analysis and Software Engineering

A class taught by Michael Sieffert on analysing malware at an x86 assembly level, and reverse engineering Windows Applications.

August 2015 - May 2019
SUNY Polytechnic Institute NCS Club

Learned how to install and manage enterprise networks and services including OneDrive, Active Directory, and Proxmox. Participated in CNY Hackathons/CSAW, as well as began teaching NCS based peer to peer classes.

May 2015
CBANET Application
Grade 12
5 Hrs/Week
Total Hours: 5

Developed macOS Application for teachers using Apple's Swift original release which automatically configured internal network settings, and networked home folders. Another application for CBA Students was made but not released, with similar functionality, but without teacher specific changes. Reason for this application is to make the IT department's job much easier, as well as provide support for macOS users.

Sep 2013 - May 2015
Design and Maintain CBA JROTC App
Grades 11,12

Designed, Created, and Maintain CBA JROTC app. The objective of this application is to keep JROTC Cadets informed with current news, as well as show an outline of the brigade chain of command. The application also has an area designated for a photo gallery, and cadet search (to find unit information)

Additional Information


Sherry Nickarz
Information Technology Specialist, RE-DTF-TI
Office of Information Technology Services
4 Harriman Campus Rd, Albany, NY 12206

Chris Urban
Lecturer, Coordinator of Computer Information Systems program
SUNY Polytechnic Institute
Kunsela Hall C120

Keith Gallagher
Chief Technology Officer
4209 Meadowbend Ct, Lakeland, FL 33811

Anthony Olmstead
Linux Systems Administrator
SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Computer Science Department
Kunsela Hall C115

Jennifer Rudolph
Criminal Justice Program Representative
Office of Program Development and Funding
24 Matthew Lane Coxsackie NY, 12051

Christine Costanzo
NYS Thruway Authority