me

Hello there

I am Jesse Herrera - CIO / Developer

Welcome to my resume' website. I'm a developer, analyst and architect with a wide range of skills and abilities.

About me

Jesse Herrera

My ideal job is one that challenges me to master new technologies and business processes by designing and developing useful applications used by hundreds or thousands of users every day. My ideal company is one that provides a positive work environment through accessible communication across all levels of management, a comfortable work space, flexible hours and responsibilities across all phases of development.

Favorite Quotes

        John Wooden

"Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do."

 

        Henry Ford

"The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time."

        Mark Slonake

"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard."

        Socrates

"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing."

  • Age
    43
  • Location
    Round Rock, TX
  • Email
    jesse@jesseherrera.com

Experience

I have over twenty years experience as an analyst, architect, database administrator and developer. I am a certified .NET developer, certified Java developer, certified PowerBuilder developer and certified Visual Basic developer. I have extensive expertise in client/server application development, web application development and database design. I am also very experienced in PC troubleshooting and support. I have over fifteen years experience developing web applications in Visual Basic, PowerBuilder, Java, Active Server Pages, C and C#.NET using MS SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase, MySQL and Access databases.

  • Casa Mechanical Services

    2006-now
  • RFD and Associates, Inc.

    1997-2006
  • Sterling

    1994-97
Grand Slam Software, LLC (January 2009 - Present)
Casa Mechanical Services (August 2006 - Present)
RFD and Associates, Inc. (March 1997 - August 2006)
Cactus Ranch Elementary (Summers 2004 - 2011)
Reliant Energy (August 1999 - October 2000)
Sterling Information Group (April 1994 - February 1997)
O-M-N-I Software (December 1994 - August 1996)
Strategic Database Systems, Austin, Texas (January 1994 - March 1994)
Kaufman Associates (August 1993 - January 1994)
Louis Robichaux (October 1992 - February 1993)
Houston Lighting & Power (Summers 1989 - 1992)

Education

Certifications

I enjoy learning new tools and technologies and am comfortable aquiring new certifications as needed.

Microsoft Certified .NET Professional (MCP)
Microsoft Certified .NET Application Developer (MCAD)
Sun Certified Programmer for Java 2 Platform 1.4
Certified PowerBuilder Developer

Formal education

University of Texas at Austin

1988. - 1993.
I received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from UT Austin. During the summers I worked at Houston Lighting & Power and began developing applications in FoxPro.

John Foster Dulles High School

1984. - 1988.

Skills

  • Database Development
  • Programming Languages
  • Hardware
  • Operating Systems