mattwarden.com — resume

Matt Warden
Austin, Texas
dev@mattwarden.com

Overview

Current VP Technology at 80-person edtech company. Previously: product manager in business intelligence, Big 4 consultant, and Freelance web app dev.

Publications

  1. How Better Prototyping Can Improve BI. BI This Week by The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI). 30 Mar 2011.
  2. Professional LAMP: Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. Wrox/Wiley Publishing. December 2005.
  3. Generalized AJAX Response Handling for XML Content. DevX.com. 18 Jul 2005.

Employment Experience

VP Technology

Double Line, Inc.
April 2012 to Present

Director of Technical Solutions (17 months)
Engagement / Project Manager (7 months)
Senior Business Data Analyst (8 months)

Double Line Partners is an expert in education data management, committed to help educators improve their students. performance by providing them with effective and readily available tools and reporting.

Budget management, aligning technical solutions with key financial metrics, headcount projection and hire planning, continuous process improvement, risk analysis and mitigation, Agile (Scrum/Kanban), Docker, Pivotal Tracker, git and GitHub, Continuous Integration, custom-built ETL unit testing framework, relational databases and data modeling, SQL, ETL performance improvement strategies, Business Intelligence Modeling Language (Biml), XML Schema (XSD), JSON, REST API design

Product Manager

Balanced Insight
Sept 2009 to April 2012

Product Manager for a software platform enabling an agile development approach to business intelligence projects as well as enterprise-level analytics alignment. Responsibilities were broad, including:

Marketing, product management, Business Objects, Cognos, Microsoft Analysis Services (SSAS), Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), MicroStrategy, WebFOCUS, Oracle BI, Netezza, Ant, XSL, Android, Amazon Web Services (AWS EC2)

Business Technology Consultant

Deloitte Consulting
Aug 2006 to Sept 2009 (3 years 1 month)

Led teams through the software development lifecycle from requirements elicitation to successful launch, operation, and maintenance of two complex initiatives integrating a Unisys mainframe system and an Oracle-based web application in a large-scale public sector enterprise. Responsible for understanding the details of the business of our clients and translating into workable technology solutions delivered in the allotted budget and timeline.

Project management, Enterprise architecture, Oracle, Data modeling, Informatica, webMethods, .NET, and XML.

Software Engineer

Medicfusion
Jan 2006 to Aug 2006 (8 months)

Led development of scheduling module for a product offering supporting the operations of chiropractic practices and critical to the sales strategy of company.

Ajax, JavaScript, CSS, MySQL, PHP, and XHTML.

Software Engineer

Signal US Communications
Jul 2005 to Jan 2006 (6 months)

Worked closely with a team of designers, programmers, and project managers to produce web applications that are user friendly and marketable.

MySQL, PHP, JavaScript, CSS, and XHTML.

"Summer of Code" Software Engineering Fellow

Google, Inc.
Jun 2005 to Sep 2005 (4 months)

Redesigned the open-source Horde_Form module as a fellow in Google's Summer of Code. Improved Horde_Form to output semantic XHTML, separated CSS, and unobtrusive JavaScript. Added AJAX incremental validation features.

PHP, JavaScript, CSS, XML, and XHTML.

Software Engineer

Celestine, Inc.
Nov 2004 to Jun 2005 (8 months)

Designed a web application that applies a social network to searching. Led programming team to implementation of a sophisticated prototype.

Data modeling, MySQL, PHP, Smarty, JavaScript, CSS, and XHTML.

Software Engineer

Miami University
Jun 2003 to Nov 2004 (1 year 4 months)

Expanded capabilities of a department intranet. Developed a reporting system, a customer service application, and an improved authentication architecture.

Data modeling, Oracle, Java, CSS, and HTML.

Software Engineer

Synchrony Communications, Inc. (Now Divine, Inc.)
Jul 1999 to Aug 2001 (2 years 1 month)

Helped develop several products. Customized Synchrony's core call center product for customers. Developed middleware for Synchrony's public website.

Oracle, Java, ASP, SQL Server, JavaScript, CSS, and HTML.

Education

Miami University, Oxford, Ohio May 2006

  1. Bachelor of Science in Systems Analysis
  2. Bachelor of Arts in Psychology