Joe Lowrance

Software Developer

Personal Profile

Accomplished software developer specializing in object oriented design and development. Solid background in the full software development life cycle including requirements gathering, prototyping, technical design, coding, quality assurance and maintenance. Proven track record on delivering quality solutions on time. Productive in both individual and team project environments. Dedicated to maintaining up to date software development skills and keeping abreast of industry best practices.

I deliver working solutions.

Key Skills

  • C#
  • ASP.Net MVC
  • Entity Framework
  • JavaScript
  • SQL Server
  • WebForms
  • Visual Basic
  • Linq
  • WCF
  • IIS
  • Powershell
  • TFS
  • Team City
  • REST
  • SOAP

Strengths

  • Object Oriented Development
  • Test-first development
  • Problem analysis and resolution
  • Application design
  • Adaptable to rapidly shifting environments
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Legacy systems support
  • Mentoring and working with others.

Work Experience

Protection One

March 2015 - Present

Senior Applications Developer

Responsible for enhancements and maintenance for a suite of mission critical sales applications

Work with a wide range of technologies including Asp.Net MVC, Sql Server, Javascript, Web Forms and SQL Server Reporting

Stanley Black & Decker

February 2013 - March 2015

Senior Systems & Solutions Architect

Designed and developed a commerical Life/Safety data monitoring application

Rewrote a suite of legacy JSP applications using C#, ASP.Net MVC, Angular, BootStrap, Kendo

Stanley Black & Decker

October 2000 - February 2013

Senior Applications Analyst

Designed, developed and maintained B2B ToolCommerce customer and sales portal which annually facilitates over $250M in sales across 40+ markets.

Worked with teams of varying sizes to deliver consumer facing web sites.

Provided maintenance, support and enhancements on a wide variety of custom built applications and commercial off-the-shelf packages.

Managed technical and functional requirements for projects of varying size and scope.

Designed and implemented REST based product information service

Designed and implemented Online Employee Store

Matrix Technical Solutions

August 1999 - October 2000

Technical Consultant

Developed and maintained a variety of Visual Basic and classic ASP applications.

InforMed, LLC

February 1999 - August 1999

Developer

Developed a dynamic finacial and clinical reporting application for third party administrators (TPA) of self insured clients.

Maintained and enhanced web based TPA site enabling users to enroll, print ID cards and check claim status.

Provided network and technical support for on-site staff.

Macro International, Inc

February 1997 - February 1999

Developer

Maintained and enhanced a variety of VB3-6 applications

Participated in the design and development of web based survey system

Developed ASP based web sites to support collaboration and communication on client projects

Macro International, Inc

September 1995 - February 1997

Quality Assurance Analyst

Tested and provided QA feedback on Department of Education financial aid software packages.

Developed visual basic application for generating test cases, decreasing amount of time spent manually preparing data on mainframe terminal.

United States Marine Corps Reserve

June 1994 - June 2000

Rifleman temporarily assigned to supply, sir.

Education

Salisbury State University, Salisbury, MD

Bachelor of Science, Management Information Systems

September 1991 - May 1995