Gregory Lynn Reichert
6822 Kirby Arms Drive, Memphis, Tenn. USA 38115 - Phone: 1-901-730-1166
E-Mail: GregReichert@GLRsoftware.com - Web Site: www.GLRsoftware.com
Last Updated: Monday, September 28, 2009
QUALIFICATIONS FOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT/ DESIGN
Offers nearly 30 years of experience managing all aspects of life cycle development, including software
design, development, database administration, testing, and application deployment. Demonstrates
expertise in an array of cutting-edge technology tools and consistently completes large-scale projects on
time and under budget. Excellent communicator who effectively interfaces with interdisciplinary teams
and corporate clients, and ensures adherence to high quality standards and client business needs.
Experienced in designing and developing of database applications for both n-tier architectures and web
Directed the design, development, and testing of the original Orca Medical Emergency
Department software acquired by SpaceLabs, which was, renamed Emergency Chart.
Improved project management functions by developing an Internet-based issue tracking system,
implementing design-specification maintenance standards, and heightening quality control
Developed all facets of http://www.stariq.com/, including online store, internal search engine with
Boolean search capabilities, chat rooms, and a discussion forum. Increased web access speed by
enabling the Active Server Pages to be automatically converted to HTML pages through a
scheduling task conversion application.
As early as 2003, I was implementing AJAX technology (using XMLHTTP) to develop web
application that would not require full page refreshing each time the user makes a selection.
Developed an automated method to test a system model dialog that was once historically thought
it could only manually testable. Created methods to automate user-interface components that
were previously being test solely through manually interactive approaches.
For Visual FoxPro; created a means to implement a Junit concept (Funit) to imbed unit tests into
the code as it is being developed. These are used to run Unit Test to validate exist and new code
Create a general purpose (and expandable) to generate script for application build procedure,
and schedule report print at designated times. This also includes an Auto-Update for the client-
side application, where when the application starts; it queries the host (HQ) for the latest version
and downloads, updates, and configures the client side automatically.
A universal query engine to allow Visual FoxPro to access and query (SQL) many data lists and
then output the results to other data lists (Query).
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Memphis Tenn. Assignments
WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT MARCH 2009 – OCT` 2009
Memphis Police Department
Designed and developed web applications to manage City Grants and Cold Case Incidents in ASP.net
using C# and VB.net languages. Converted an existing Oracle database to SQL Server and optimized
the data retrieval. In addition responsibilities include design, documentation, testing, deployment and
LEAD SOFTWARE DEVELOPER (VFP/SQL) FEB 2007 – MAY 2008
In charge of the designing and development of the enhancements and maintenance to a retail brake
shop POS application. The application was written almost entirely in Visual FoxPro with on going
enhancement using .NET and web services. Implemented an auto-updated procedure to ease the
deployment. I worked with others in migrating existing FoxPro databases to MS SQL Server. This
required rewriting large number of VFP SQL Queries as Store Procedures and Views. West-Wind
WebConnection was used to establish a real-time communication between various stores and their home
Seattle Wash. Assignments
SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER / TEST JULY 2006 – FEB 2007
INSIGHT GLOBAL INC. (ASSIGNED TO ADOBE)
object for the InDesign/InCopy applications. Automated the suite of test cases to run for each new build
of the applications on multiple operating system; Windows XP/Vista and Mac OS9 and OS10.
SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER / TEST JAN 2005 – MARCH 2006
VOLT (ASSIGNED TO QUALIFACTS SYSTEMS INC.)
Designed and performed application platform testing on two and three tier ASP.Net Case Management
application for both in-house and external customers. Designed and developed Automated Test Suite
application, and other small utilities, using VS.Net 2003 / C# and SQL Server 2000. Assisted QA in
evaluating a few third party Automated Test Case applications like; SilkTest and QuickTest Pro. For more
information about the company visit http://www.qualifacts.com/
GENERAL WEB APPLICATION DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT, AND DBA JULY 2004 – JAN 2005
VOLT (GENERAL CONTRACTING)
Assisted in the design and development of several international web form questionnaires using Active
Sever Pages to evaluate the investment risk factor and generate a proposal for the company’s clients. In
addition, performed database modification to MS SQL Server and Access database applications.
SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER/WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT, MAY 2003 – JUNE 2004
VENTURI TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS (ASSIGNED TO BOEING CORP.)
Wrote a functional and design specification for converting Access database application to a web-based
version of several in-house applications. Using a method similar to AJAX to aid in the web page’s
performance. Designed and managed back-end SQL 2000 databases including Stored Procedures and
Views. Aided in teaching other team members advanced ASP 3.0 techniques and SQL 2000 optimization
methods. This included working close with the clients to insure the application increases their productivity.
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SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER/TEST 3, MAY – OCT 1997 / DEC 2001-DEC 2002
VOLT (ASSIGNED TO MICROSOFT CORPORATION)
Wrote a variety of test plans and specifications for new features of the Visual FoxPro 8.0 development
language. Developed and tested web servers/VFP integration ensured VFP compatibility with all
Windows OS, and designed test cases using the VFP language. Constructed automated tests for
utilization in MACE, an internal test suite application. Identified and reported system bugs and provided
recommendations to enhance internal bug tracking system (RAID) and Product Studio. Design and
developed a performance harness to validate the speed and memory usage of VFP.
SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER MARCH – DEC 2001
WIZARD INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Performed database administration for MS SQL Server 2000 and MS Access 2000, and utilized Borland
C++ Builder and Visual FoxPro 7.0 to develop a variety of in-house database management applications.
Managed database conversions and performance enhancements, overseeing all aspects of project
design, test procedure coordination, and issue resolution and tracking. Integrated Crystal Report 7.0 into
numerous applications as both manual and automated reporting functions. Assisted the design and
development of their public web site at http://www.wizardint.com/
LEAD SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER JAN 2000 - MARCH 2001
Led the development of the company’s membership web site, http://stariq.com/. Constructed an Active
Designed and implemented custom COM+ objects to enhance performance using MS Visual Basic 6.0,
C++ 6.0, and FoxPro 6.0. Optimized the web site for Internet Explorer and Netscape on PC and
Macintosh environments as well as WebTV and Opera. Designed a wireless web access to the site using
ASP and WAP/WML.
SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER AUG 1999-JAN 2000
Provided development support on current and future client projects. Designed, constructed, and
implemented an interactive web site using Westwind’s WebConnection VFP-based CGI and Visual
FoxPro 6.0. Established installation procedures and produced an installation program with InstallShield
6.0. Trained personnel and assisted in the development of interfacing software for a several Global
TECHNICAL STAFF MEMBER/PROJECT LEAD OCT 1997-JULY 1999
SPACELABS MEDICAL, INC.
Directed the design, development, and testing of the company’s proprietary software, a system allowing
for consistent and compatible communication between various hospitals and practitioners. Oversaw
software design engineering, development management, diagnostic testing, and quality assurance
management, and a team of four personnel. Performed application design and authored technical
specifications and test plans, creating a Test Automation system using Visual Basic and an installation
program using InstallShield. My team and I were also continuing the migration to using SQL server
backend instead of the original VFP databases.
I worked at Microsoft as a SDE-T during the months of May through October of 1997. See above for the
details of the second time I held this same position at Microsoft.
BUSINESS DATABASE APPLICATION DEVELOPER NOV 1995-APRIL 1997
ORCA MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC.
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Functioned as lead software developer and assisted in the design, management, and development of
the company’s emergency department software. Performed onsite customer service activities, including
installation and optimization. Working a group to evaluate and design SQL database to be used as an
alternative to VFP databases.
VARIOUS EMPLOYMENT AND CONTRACT POSITIONS JAN 1980-NOV 1995
For the purpose of length of this document, I have purposely dropped positions I held during the first 15
years of my career. Many of the applications and software language have become obsolete sense those
times. If a full listing of these previous year’s occupations is required, I can produce a copy and have it
emailed. Thank you.
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Operating Systems: Windows Vista/XP/2000/NT/NT/98/95, MS DOS (up to 6.2), Unix
Languages: MS SQL Server 6.0-2005, MS Visual FoxPro 1.0-9.0, MS Visual
MS Visual Studio.NET
Services/Servers: ISS, ASP, MMC, West-Wind’s WebConnection CGI-3.0+,
Applications: MS Visual Interdev 2000, MS Word and Excel/95/2000/XP, MS
FrontPage 98/2000, MS PowerPoint 2000, Visio 2.0-2000, MS Visual SourceSafe 4.0-2005 plus
Administration, InstallShield 5.5/6.0, Internet Explorer 3.0-6.0, Netscape 4.7-6.0, Opera, WebTV,
Outlook 98/2000/Express, PC Anywhere 9.2, Lotus Notes 3.x, Rational Visual Test 5.0
Computer Operator and Programming, Seattle Opportunity Industrial Center Vocational/Technical
Visual Basic 6.0, Infotec Commercial Systems
Microsoft Certification Professional for VFP 6.0. MCP ID # 1737134, since 2000
Member of the Seattle FoxPro Special Interest Group
"OOPs FOX - Applying Object-Orientation operations to FoxPro 1.0/2.0." – FoxTALK journal -
Oct. ’90 Pinnacle Publishing Inc.
Headed the Tacoma dBase Users Group (1987-88). Correlate needed speakers and activities for
the users group.
True time multi-Tasking; Parallel processing, and Multi-Core software development.
Most of the related employment documents can be located on my web site at
http://www.GLRsoftware.com. Just click on the About Us link on the left and you download my most
recent Resume and the other related documents.
Resume – www.GLRsoftware.com/docs/Resume.doc
Most recent copy of this document.
References - www.GLRsoftware.com/docs/References.doc
A list of professional references.
List of Experiences - www.GLRsoftware.com/docs/Experience.doc
Outlines all the development languages, applications, and other technical skills. Each includes
when the last time as used (professional or studied) and how I personally rate myself with it.
Example of web site development
o StarIQ – www.StarIQ.com
Designed and developed this ASP / SQL web site while employed with the StarIQ inc
company from Jan 2000 through March 2001 (see Professional History.)
o GLR software – www.GLRsoftware.com
My personal web site I established for my company GLR Software. Even though it may
appear as a company web site, I have mainly used it a sandbox area to try new ideas
O I have developed several dozens other Intranet web site for company’s internal usage.
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