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Craig Koster

Senior Technical Architect

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630/358/9815

Profile

Proven leader in the technology industry searching for a challenging opportunity to help design & build business solutions. Over fourteen years of solid experience in information technology with a wide variety of industry and technical knowledge. Continuously called upon to deliver when others fail.

Skills

Design

World class talent in creating attractive and useable application interfaces that provide an exceptional user experience.

Development

Real world expertise in architecting, developing, and testing high quality technical solutions on a variety of platforms.

Management

Proven ability to lead and manage a wide array of design and development projects in team and independent situations.

Technical

  • C#
  • ASP.NET
  • HTML
  • SQL Server
  • Team Foundation Server
  • Windows
  • VB.NET
  • WCF
  • CSS
  • Oracle
  • Git
  • OS X
  • Java
  • ASP.NET MVC
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • MySQL
  • Visual Source Safe
  • SharePoint
  • Visual Basic 5/6
  • Web Services
  • PHP
  • Access
  • SVN
  • Sitecore

Experience

Central DuPage Hospital

Senior Technical Architect

2003-Present

Architect and develop technical solutions for a variety of business challenges. Work with end users to define solution requirements. Develop and rollout custom software per written specifications. Perform extensive unit and quality assurance testing. Troubleshoot, debug, and improve existing applications. Mentor team members to provide technical leadership and guidance. Provide technical recommendations to leadership to assist in infrastructure planning.

Craig, the work you've done has been amazing Craig is unbelievable. A huge asset to Central DuPage Hospital.

CNA Insurance

Senior Technical Analyst / Project Manager

1997-1998, 2001-2003

Design, build, and test line of business applications. Evaluate and recommend enterprise software acquisitions. Provide technical leadership to junior members of the team. Manage and plan technical projects and resources. Provide support and troubleshooting to existing applications. Setup, configure, and maintain application infrastructure and hardware.

Craig consistently performs above expectations.

DevTech Consulting / Hillcrest Software

Founder & Principal Consultant

1998-2001, 2005-Present

Provide technical consulting services to clients. Perform systems analysis and recommend technical solutions. Drive projects to completion by implementing technical solutions and managing client resources. Recommend and implement appropriate technologies to solve business problems.

You do good work!

Deutsche Financial Services

Field Service Representative / Area Manager

1995-1997

Provide technical assistance with line of business applications. Manage field service representative teams in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. Build and deliver analysis reports on demand. Work with clients to provide different internal departments audit reports. Collect funds from clients when necessary.

Education

Illinois State University - Bloomington, Illinois

B.S. Psychology w/concentration in Mathematics - 1995

Computer Systems Institute - Skokie, Illinois

Certified Visual Basic Specialist - 1997

Microsoft Corporation - Redmond, Washington

Certified Visual Basic 6 Programmer - 1999

Sun Microsystems - Santa Clara, California

Certified Java Developer - 2001

Sitecore - Mill Valley, California

Sitecore Certified Developer - 2009

Craig Koster — jobs//craigkoster/com — 630/358/9815

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