Resume for Jennifer Meyer

Jennifer Meyer
Senior Web Developer
Professional Summary
Software Engineer with over twenty years of systems design and application development experience. Experienced with object oriented design, relational database design, user interface design, and Internet application development. Excellent communication skills, ability to learn complex systems quickly. Self-motivated, able to work with minimal supervision or direction.
Technical Summary
ASP.NET, MVC4, C#, AngularJS, Knockout, SiteCore CMS, VB.NET, AJAX, JQuery, XML, ASP, HTML, Javascript, LINQ, Silverlight, Visual Basic, Visual C++, SQL Server, Oracle, MS Access, PHP, MySQL, Crystal Reports
  • Microsoft Certified Application Developer in ASP.NET (MCAD), June 2007
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), February 2002
  • Oracle DBO, August 2000
Online Classes
  • Advanced CSS, July 2010
  • Javascript, June 2010
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Macromedia Flash 5.0, Dec 2001
  • E-Commerce for Web Designers, Jan 2001
  • Adobe Photoshop 5.5, Jan 2001
University of Pittsburgh,Pittsburgh, PA
  • B.S. Computer Science, April 1985
  • B.S. Behavioral Neurosciences, April 1983
Work Experience
UnitedHealthcare Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, Sr. Web Developer, July 2011 – present.
  • Programmer in the clinical applications department of UnitedHealthcare. Our team develops external facing websites and we support in-house clients with web applications that help them do their jobs more efficiently. We program in the Microsoft stack using C#, MVC4, WebApi and various Javascript frameworks using SQL Server and Oracle for data storage. In addition, I have also converted one of our existing websites into SiteCore CMS.
  • Here are some of the sites I have worked on:

Station Casinos, Las Vegas, NV, Sr. Web Developer, Aug 2004 – July 2011.
  • Programmed a website, StationSportsConnection, to allow guests to learn about and sign up for our Sports Connection software at home.
  • Programmed the Boarding Pass Rewards website, StationCasinosBoardingPass, in ASP.NET and AJAX that allows guests to check a calendar of offers, check their point balance, and do several other activities all related to their accounts.
  • Programmed the Great Giveaway and Football Frenzy football contest websites, MyGreatGiveaway, and MyFootballFrenzy, using ASP.NET, AJAX and SQL Server.
  • Wrote many web services in both C# and VB to provide various types of data to other divisions in the company as well as outside vendors.
  • Was part of a team of programmers who designed and built a new Race and Sports Book Software system for all of the Stations Casino's properties. System written using VB.NET, SQL Server, iSeries DB2, message queues, and DirectPlay.
  • Maintain and enhance several existing programs that are written in C# and VB6 such as our Point-of-Sale kiosk, comp kiosk, Paycheck Bonanza
  • Awarded "Employee of the Quarter" 2 times.
The City of Las Vegas, Las Vegas NV, .NET Consultant, May 2004 – Jul 2004.
  • Re-hired by the City of Las Vegas to program a website for the Finance Department that allows city employees to pay their cell phone bills online. This website is written in ASP.NET using VB.NET and an Oracle database. It is a intranet application and uses windows authentication.
Grand Pacific Media, Las Vegas, NV, Sr. Programmer/Analyst, Oct 2003 – May 2004.
  • Programmed a website,, for a vitamin distributor using ASP.NET and SQL Server.
  • Designed and programmed a website,, in ASP.NET, for a small internet marketing company. In addition, I wrote several reports that can only be accessed by authenticated users via ASP.NET forms authentication. These reports help the client analyze who is coming to their website and from what source (google, yahoo), what pages they go to, and how much time is spent browsing. This allows them to further fine-tune their web pages and determine where best to spend their marketing dollars.
The City of Las Vegas, Las Vegas NV, .NET Consultant, Jan 2004 – Mar 2004.
  • Programmed a website for Human Resources that allows people to apply for city jobs online. Used ASP.NET with an Oracle database.
Consolidated Resorts Inc., Las Vegas, NV, Sr. Programmer/Analyst, Oct 2002 – Nov 2003.
  • Programmed an e-commerce storefront in ASP.NET for, a Maui activity booking agency. This website lets people planning a vacation to Hawaii pre-purchase activities such as luaus, snorkeling packages, and whale watching tours. In addition, I programmed a web-based inventory management system to allow the company to adjust prices, add or delete activities as necessary, and interact with their vendors.
  • Designed and coded the website booking engine using Microsoft .NET and Verisign's PayFlow Pro. Visitors to the web site can view and purchase Las Vegas golf and entertainment vacation packages on the web. The data resides in a SQL Server 2000 database.
  • Wrote a program in VB.NET that loads XML data from a website that we have partnered with to provide our company with potential leads for selling timeshares. The data is loaded via SQL stored procedures into an existing Lead Management Database. Programmed a VB.NET application to transfer and process .pdf documents for the Property Management department. Programmed a touch screen application in VB.NET for the sales offices to show potential customers our properties.
Group1 Software, Las Vegas, NV, Software Engineer, Jul 1999 – Sept 2002.
  • Programmed and maintain the Web and Windows versions of Group 1's DM1 Database Marketing System. The web application was developed using Microsoft Active Server Pages. Both platforms utilize Oracle databases.DM1 is used by marketers in the hotel, casino, mail order, healthcare, and newspaper industries.
  • Designed and coded a Visual Basic program for several KSL Resort and Spa properties that interface with each hotel’s Fidelio Property Management System (AS400, Oracle, Clipper versions).This program sends customized emails to guests when reservations are made as well as when guests check out.The program also emails a detailed spreadsheet of all reservation activity to management for auditing purposes.In addition, the program creates a .CSV file of reservation activity that is ftp’d weekly to Group 1 where it is imported into the KSL Corporate Hospitality Web System.
  • Responsible for the maintenance and support of Group 1’s legacy database marketing systems. The front end (DM1 Query Tool) is written in Visual Basic and is used by marketers to analyze customer data and create and administer direct mail campaigns.  The back end (DM1 Admin ETL Tool) is also written in Visual Basic but utilizes DLL’s written in Visual C++. The DLL’s interface to Group 1’s address verification and correction systems. The DLL’s are also where the importing of the data into the Oracle databases is done.
Consultant, Las Vegas, NV, Nov 1998 – Jun 1999.
  • Coded a scheduling system for an agency that provides guard service for conventions. Designed a data entry and reporting system for the Clark County Schools Math and Science Center to track their teacher’s participation in a continuing education program funded by the National Science Foundation. Assisted in the conversion of a ticketing system used by several casinos for booking shows, rides, and dinners to Visual Basic.
NAMI Research Institute,Bethesda, MD, Senior Software Engineer, Nov 1996 – Aug 1998.
  • Senior Software Engineer for a multi-site clinical trial center studying bipolar illness under Dr. Robert Post, Chief of the Biological Psychiatry Branch of the National Institutes of Mental Health. Programmed the Life Chart, a tool that is used by clinicians and psychiatrists to chart their patient’s course of illness and provide data to the institute for statistical analysis. Assisted in implementing a data entry system in MS Access to collect patient data for statistical analysis.
Ellsworth Associates, Inc. Vienna, VA, Programmer/Analyst,Jan 1994 – Aug 1996.
  • Contractor to the US Customs Service. Rewrote several existing mainframe COBOL applications into client-server applications using Visual C++.
Science Management Corp, Greenbelt, MD, Programmer/Analyst, Jun 1991 – Aug 1993.
  • Contractor to the US Postal Services. Programmed the Multiple Point Payment System, a set of programs written in C to calculate postage and assist in the preparation and verification of third class mail.
Retrieval Systems Corp, Arlington, VA, Programmer/Analyst, Aug 1990 – Jun 1991.
  • Programmed a system for lawyers using Gupta database software to allow service representatives to prepare various legal documents for clients.
Synergy, Inc., Washington, DC, Systems Analyst, Mar 1987 – Aug 1990.
  • Developed a system written in C that was used to evaluate reliability and maintainability of Air Force weapon systems.
IIT Research Institute, Annapolis, MD, Programmer/Analyst, Sep 1985 – Mar 1987.
  • Was a member of a team of programmers responsible for maintaining various software systems for the Naval Electromagnetic Spectrum Center.