Paul Wilson

Paul@WilsonDotNet.com AspInsider, ASP.NET MVP
Phone: Available Upon Request MCSD, MCAD, MCDBA, MCSE
Location: Alpharetta / Cumming (GA) LinkedIn.com/in/WilsonDotNet

Professional Summary

  • Senior developer with 20+ years of experience, specializing in Microsoft technologies.
  • Back-end expert with .NET (C# and VB), SQL, and O/R Mappers, but full-stack capable.
  • Recognized .NET expert as AspInsider and MVP with early version of Master Pages.
  • Known for SQL / Database and popular Wilson O/R Mapper before Entity Framework.
  • Participated in Asp.Net design sessions at Microsoft, and published author and speaker.

Career Objective

  • Looking to join a great team to contribute in solving meaningful business problems.
  • Skilled with Microsoft back-end technology, but open to any technology and full-stack.
  • Enjoy learning from and mentoring others, and able to quickly adapt new technologies.
  • Important things to me are team, location, and flexibility, much more so than technology.
  • Interested in positions in Alpharetta to Cumming, with availability starting mid-July 2017.

Technical Skills

  • .NET
  • C#
  • VB
  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript
  • Asp.Net
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JQuery
  • BootStrap
  • SQL
  • ORMs
  • EF.Net
  • NodeJS
  • XSLT

Experience Highlights

McKesson Technology Solutions December 2007 - Present

McKesson is a Fortune 12 company specializing in healthcare distribution and technology.
  • Lead software developer / architect on internal pricing / proposal system used by sales.
    • Significant cost savings achieved by automating and integrating sales processes.
    • Developed with .NET v4.0 and C# using the Entity Framework and Web API.
    • Sizing accomplished via Windows Service running dynamic compiled rules.
    • Rules are written in VB.Net and are created in Windows Form application.
    • Proposals are generated in Excel format using XSLT with custom C# hooks.
  • Lead software developer / architect on internal quote request system used by sales.
    • Built with .NET v2.0 and VB, with newer components built with v4.0 and C#.
    • Request and pricing Asp.Net sub-applications interoperate via web services.
    • Connects to SalesForce via DBAmp for initial customer and opportunity data.
  • Lead .NET developer / architect on external support portal used by business customers.
    • Significant cost savings achieved by providing a self-service support system.
    • Built on Oracle / BEA / Plumtree AquaLogic Portal Framework based on .NET.
    • Most of the content portlets and portal customizations developed with C#.
    • Used NHibernate and JQuery, as well as web services and scheduled jobs.
    • Integration with LDAP and SAP SSO managed by team members with Java.

WilsonDotNet (Owner) July 2002 – December 2007

WilsonDotNet was my software development company that created and sold components.
  • Owner / software developer / architect on Wilson OR Mapper, Master Pages, and more.
    • Developed with .NET v1.0-2.0 and C# before Entity Framework or Master Pages.
    • Invited to participate in design sessions for .NET v2.0 by Microsoft Asp.Net team.

Mimsware / Sophicity October 2006 - December 2007

Mimsware, now renamed Sophicity, is a small consulting company catering to city needs.
  • Lead software developer / architect on retirement benefit system for customer estimates.
    • Developed with Asp.Net v3.5 and C# and custom O/R Mapper and web services.
    • Calculated complex benefit estimates for highly customized city retirement plans.

ccAdvertising Market Research April 2004 – October 2006

ccAdvertising is a robo-caller mostly for political clients that also sells custom mailing lists.
  • Lead software developer / architect on script generator used for custom survey calling.
    • Developed with Windows Forms .NET 2.0 and C# and Wilson O/R Mapper.
  • Lead database / report developer for custom generated mailing lists based on surveys.
    • Imported phonebook and census data used to make calls and link mailings.

Profit Recovery Group August 2003 – April 2004

Profit Recovery Group is an auditing company that works with most Fortune 500 companies.
  • Software architect for internal development team and coordinated external contractors.
    • Mentored internal development team in .NET and implemented coding standards.
    • Served as developer and build engineer for the external team as internal resource.

Roche Diagnostics February 2001 – August 2003

Roche Diagnostics is a leading producer of medical analysers and related hospital systems.
  • Lead software developer / architect on Opti-Plus which integrated several analysers.
    • Began with VB 6 and C++ and migrated to .NET v1.0 with C# before completing.
    • Featured touch-screen interface and used Message Queue for analyser events.

Additional Experience

  • Clarus e-Commerce (ISC)
June 2000 - February 2001
  • Superior Consultant
August 1999 - June 2000
  • Monsanto / Solutia (DCSS)
March 1997 - August 1999
  • BellSouth Business Systems
July 1996 - March 1997
  • Atlanta On-Line Internet
May 1996 - July 1996
  • SunGard Business Systems
January 1996 - May 1996
  • Dexter Fortson Associates
May 1995 - January 1996
  • College Mathematics Instructor
August 1992 - May 1995

Higher Education

  • Ed.S. (A.B.D. Math)
University of AlabamaMay 1992
  • M.A. (Pure Math)
University of AlabamaAugust 1990
  • B.S. (Math / Finance)
University of AlabamaDecember 1988