Daniel A. Kirkdorffer

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Extensive experience in all facets of application development. Possessing excellent interpersonal, analytical, organizational, managerial, written and technical skills. Highly motivated employee who brings to every job a high level of passion, dedication, excellent communication skills and an assiduous attention to detail.
Core strengths in:

•   Java, Web, and AWS Cloud-based Development, DevOps
•   Microservices, Enterprise Business Applications, Reporting, MVC and Internationalization
•   Business Analysis and Requirements Gathering, Specifications and Documentation
•   Customer and Client Interfacing, Troubleshooting and Problem Solving
•   Dual Citizen (British / American), Bilingual (English / French)

Always interested in challenging opportunities in application software design and development positions in the Greater Seattle area only.


TECHNICAL SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

Platforms: Mac, Linux, Windows, UNIX, SUN Solaris
Languages: Java, Groovy, Scala, Perl, JavaScript, Python, SQL, HTML, CSS, Shell Scripts, Ruby, SAS, VBA
DBs & Datastores: AWS Aurora, RDS, DynamoDB, Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, DB2, HSQLDB, Informix, Sybase, Redis, Couchbase, Cassandra
Frameworks: Spring, custom MVC frameworks, Ruby on Rails, Netflix OSS, Struts
App Servers/Containers: Apache Tomcat, Docker, Jetty, WebLogic, WebSphere, ATG Dynamo, JBoss
Methodologies: Agile, Scrum (Certified ScrumMaster), Kanban, Continuous Integration, Iterative, RAD
Technologies: AWS (EC2, ECS, Kinesis, KCL, S3, ECR, Lambda, SQS, SNS, CloudFormation, X-Ray, IAM), TestNG, JUnit, Spock, Guava, Swagger, Selenium, Log4j, JQuery, YUI, Ajax, REST, Servlets, JDBC, MyBatis, JSP, JSTL, JPA, Hibernate, Flyway, Velocity, DHTML, JMS, Java Mail, EJB, RMI, AWT, CGI, Twilio, JFreeChart, Pentaho, MS Reporting Services, XML, Laszlo, DTD, XSD, XSL, XSLT, StAX, JAXB, JAX-RS, JSON, Jackson, Web Services, SOA, SOAP, SonicMQ, SwiftMQ, MQ Series, Sonic ESB
Dev/Tools: IntelliJ, Eclipse, Gradle, Maven, Ant, Jenkins, Distelli, SonarQube, Crucible, Bugzilla, Jira, Confluence, Splunk, Kibana, New Relic, CloudWatch, Firebug, DbVisualizer, Rally, VersionOne, Paw
Version Control: Git, GitHub, GitLab, Stash/BitBucket, Gerrit, Artifactory, Nexus, Mercurial, Subversion, CVS, ClearCase, Visual Source Safe, Perforce

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Disney, Seattle, WA
2020 - Present
Senior Software Engineer (Contract)
Working in the DTCI OneID Backend Services Team, developing and supporting high volume consumer registration, profile and login Web services used by all Disney properties.

Nortal, (previously Dev9), Kirkland, WA, consulting at Disney
2017 - 2020
Senior Software Engineer (SDE III)
Worked in the OneID Backend Services Team, developing and supporting high volume consumer registration, profile and login Web services used by all Disney properties.
Worked on the Enterprise Permissions Center team, a “first to the Cloud” AWS hosted project at Disney to create Web services to support the management of consumer subscriptions for all business units and segments.

Nike, Beaverton, OR
2015 - 2016
Senior Application Engineer (Contract)
Worked on Nike's Consumer Profile Capability team building out a new Identity microservice layer.

Dev9, Kirkland, WA, consulting at Disney
2014
Senior Software Developer
Senior Developer on a project to port Disney's Guest ID web service interface implementation from PHP to Java.

Boeing, Renton, WA
2013 - 2014
Senior Software Engineer (Contract)
Senior Developer for a new training and course document authoring and assembly system with the Flight Technical Data Applications group within Boeing Training & Flight Services. Responsible for the development of RESTful web services, establishing development practices, and supporting CI build and deployment processes.

ADDITIONAL PRIOR EMPLOYMENT
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EDUCATION

BSc, Computer Science / Math, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

SIDE PROJECTS AND ACTIVITIES

An always up-to-date version of this resume can be found at http://www.kirkdorffer.com/resume.html
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