Michael E Melvin Resume 11-2016
Post on 13-Jan-2017
Michael E. Melvin Mike21152@yahoo.com301-943-9649
SUMMARY Client-focused, solutions-oriented Access Developer/InfoPath Designer with experience designing and maintaining customized data management solutions. Develops and troubleshoots scripts that perform various functions such as loading data via Extract, Transfer & Load, SQL searches, reporting and database administration. Translates requirements into program code; tests, debugs and refines programs to increase efficiency, reduce operating time.
TECHNICAL SKILLS: DATABASES: MS-ACCESS 15 years; MS-SQL SERVER 1 year; MySQL 5 monthsPROGRAMMING LANGUAGES: VISUAL BASIC/VBA 15 years; INFOPATH/SHAREPOINT SCRIPTING 4 yearsMS-EXCEL 5 years
EDUCATION Business Information Sciences Program, 1994 1996 Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD MCSD Training/Exam Prep - VB 6.0/SQL Server 6.5/WindowsEXPERIENCE:
Zillion Staffing, Ashburn, VA Oct 2016 Nov 2016Client: NAVY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION, Vienna, VAEnhanced HR database queriesEnhanced MS-Access HR database with complex IIF statements, query joins (Union, append and update) and some form enhancement using VB generating faster query runs, better EUC experience.
General Dynamics IT, Falls Church, VA Software EngineerNov 2011 Aug 2016 Client: US Coast Guard, Washington, DC Provided day-to-day Microsoft Access development support services interchanging between challenging development work as well as routine tasks including: Defined and maintained an organized file structure and assigning user access rights Tracked and documented all problems along with providing recommendations and resolution methods for USCG review Provided live/production database and application administration, support and management for approved databases and applications that were based on the locally installed MS Office Suite, as well as SharePoint Server Provided troubleshooting and resolution of mainly technical errors/failures On a routine basis, downloaded reports and/or run ODBC queries from external databases; and import these into the internal database Designed Excel-based reports via external data sources; and assisted in the design of BI data cubes administration of related FORCECOM SharePoint sites, lists and libraries, which included maintaining and updating existing sites, lists and libraries, setting up new sites, lists, libraries, user groups, and setting permissions Monitored the host database server/files to ensure maximum performance and availability for users Used Microsoft Office technology (including MS Access, SharePoint Designer, Excel, InfoPath and Word) and produce documentation and reports using this technology as requested by the government Client: QSSI, Columbia, MD Aug 2011 Oct 2011 Access DBA/Developer Maintained and modified the HIGLAS Access database. Included table, form, query, macro and module modification on demand. Access Excel data transfers, logic fixes, query re-designs, etc.
Environment: WIN-NT, MS-Access 2010, Excel 2010 Client: US Dept of HUD, Wash., DC Apr 2011 Jul 2011 Access Developer Design, development and implementation of Management Assessment Operations (MASS) proof-of-concept database from user requirements and stakeholder business rules. The MASS database is used for determining Public Housing scores based on sets of calculations performed on data from a data warehouse. Methodology used includes queries, VBA functions, data analysis, table design and normalization.
Environment: WIN-NT, MS-Access 2007, Excel 2007 Client: US DEA, Arlington, VA Nov 2010 Apr 2011 Access Developer Modify and maintain 15+ Access databases for 30+ divisions. Applied VBA code, SQL queries, SQL-based search forms, reports/macro creation, mail merges, to databases using ADO/DAO, record-set manipulation, etc. Gathered user requirements from stakeholders. Applied ad-hoc help-desk fixes to same databases.
Environment: WIN-NT, MS-Access 2003-2007, Excel 2003-2007, Rational Clearcase Versioning Fannie Mae, Washington DC May 2010 Oct 2010 Access/Excel Developer Designed, develop and test SQL queries for data pull-outs from back-end SQL Server database. Created user interface for easier ad-hoc query-making with wizards. Automated report processes with Access extended multi-action macros that performed query updates, deletions, make-tables and appends automatically. Managed Excel-Access transfer of data for Financial Agency Agreement tracking of contractors and employees.
Environment: Win20003 Pro, Data Access Pages, SQL, MS-Access 2003 Client: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Aug 2007 - Dec 2007 Software Systems Analyst Implemented Independent Verification & Validation SDLC Estimation and Scope tool using Microsoft Excel. Designed, tested and debugged "proof-of-concept" and enhanced application using Excel VBA add-in and template. Made use of complex VLOOKUP formulas, conditional formatting, VBA functions, classes and cell true/false logic.
Environment: Win2000 Pro, Excel 2000 E.R. Williams, Inc., Falls Church, VA Dec 2006 - Mar 2007 Systems Analyst Implemented modification and maintenance of contracts management database using Access front-end, SQL/Server back-end. Creation and modification of SQL views that drive Access objects and modules. Used Visual Source Safe to track versions of database. VBA coding of functions and procedures for various reports, forms, modules including use of ADO connections to remote back-end.
Environment: Win2000 Pro, MS-Access 2000 Northrop Grumman, Alexandria, VA May 2006 Aug 2006 MS-Access Developer SQL writing, reports editing, Word merges, Excel VBA macro scripts/programming, extensive Access VBA coding on a variety of databases for the Army Human Resources Center. Reviewed design parameters and technical specifications for application under development Performed diagnostic and preventive maintenance for variety of user databases, bug fixes, enhancements, custom reports, identifying problems and devising solutions. ADO database connectivity for some databases.
Environment: Microsoft Office 2003, MS-Access 2003, Win 2000 LOCKHEED/MARTIN, Bethesda MD Dec 2005 Mar 2006 MS-Access Developer Database reports creation/development/migration using Oracle, Crystal Reports 9, MS- Access 2003. SQL writing, reports editing, light VBA code.
Client: FAA AIO-10, Washington, DC Aug 2004 Aug 2005 DBA/MS-Access Senior Programmer/Analyst Modified and maintained existing Financial Management System for AIO offices using MS-Access. Enhanced existing forms, screens, macros, reports, queries and source code from user specifications. Strengthened existing Access FACTS system source code, forms, reports and queries with error-trapping, additional queries, report logic and heightened security on client/server. Created AIO-10 equipment inventory database in Access Modified and maintained Work-Based-Schedule in FACTS reports Created live scoreboard calculators showing present budget obligations, commitments, monthly reports
Environment: Win2000 Professional, MS-Access, SQL, PowerPoint, VBA Client: Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Washington, D.C. Jul 2000 Mar 2004 Access/VB Developer/Systems Analyst III Responsibilities: Supplied custom, high-quality data management solutions and support for Litigation Unit Case Managers using MS Access 2000, DAO/ADO connectivity, VB 6.0, SQL and Windows 2000 in a client/server environment. Wrote programming code and guided development team with regards to best practices, problems etc Analyzed requests and develop browser-based solutions (IIS, ASP) for internal operations. Provided logical database design, VB 6.0 and HTML front-ends, reports, macros, extensive SQL queries, query/report wizards, and source code. Built Access 2000 back-end database tables.
1988 - 1998Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB), Rockville, MD Jan 1997 Dec 1999 Database Production Coordinator Environment: MS Access, Excel, SQL, VBA, Crystal Reports, HTML
GRASSROOTS SYSTEMS, Washington, D.C. Dec 1995 Jan 1997FoxPro Developer
The Washington Times, Republican National Committee Oct 1986 Nov 1990COBOL Applications Developer