Brian Roys

Senior Software Engineer / Developer


October 2015

Mr. Roys has more than three decades of experience developing quality software products, delivering end-to-end service for full life-cycle development of enterprise grade applications. He has produced these desktop, server and web applications for dozens of customers in a wide range of industries and environments giving him a well-rounded experience.

Embracing the challenge of the ever changing software development landscape he has proven an ability to easily adopt the latest paradigms and rapidly master the newest languages and technologies. His experience has grown with the technology giving him a detailed understanding and mastery of the inner workings of computers and software.

Exposed to rigorous standards and demands from the outset of his career he has developed discipline and incorporated methods that insure delivery of only the highest of quality software solutions.

For most of his engagements he was the Product Owner with responsibility for its full life-cycle starting with interviewing stakeholders, to gathering needs and wants, writing requirements, problem solving, managing expectations, to designing interfaces, then writing, testing and documenting the code and once the product has been delivered, providing customer support. In other activities he successfully led teams of developers spread across several time zones. His people skills have proven invaluable in all phases.

Core Technologies:

C#, SQL, Visual Studio, ASP.NET, OOP, Best Practices, LINQ, Test Driven Development, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, XML.

Professional Experience:
(Note: all experience has been in the Tampa Bay area, out of state addresses refer to business address)

Vastec, Tampa, FL February 2015 – September 2015

Senior Software Engineer

Added to the Vastec Development team to deliver on new contracts. Essential development of XML and OCR mission critical software. Author of visualizers to accelerate software development and software/solution testing corporate-wide. Surgical modification of legacy automated conversion software spanning dozens of transformer instances, OCR engines and load balancers. Designer and supporter of high performance and high reliance software systems for in-house and external contract customers. The go-to guy for SQL tuning, queries, reports and database design.


C#, Visual Studio 2012, MySQL, PrimeOCR, TFS, Git, Microsoft Office 2010.

Modis, Tampa, FL October 2014 – December 2014

Senior Software Engineer – Contracted to Paymentech.

Scrum Team Developer adding enhancements to their internal reporting application.


C#, ASP.NET, Classic ASP, Scrum, Visual Studio 2010, TFS, Microsoft Office 2010, Oracle.

Randstad, Tampa, FL August 2014 – September 2014

Senior Software Engineer – Contracted to PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Short term project to add enhancements to their IGCS SharePoint application.


SharePoint, C#, ASP.NET, VM, Visual Studio 2012, Microsoft Office, TFS.

Insight Global, Tampa, FL November 2013 – June 2014

Senior Consultant – Contracted to AAA

Delivering enhancements and fixes to their existing web application (POC) in a team environment while adhering to audited procedures.


ASP.NET, HTML, VB.NET, DB2, TFS, ADO.NET, LINQ, WCF Web Services, RapidSQL, Visual Studio 2012, Microsoft Test Manager, RESTful, HP Quality Center.

Aricent, East Brunswick Township, NJ May 2012 – October 2013

Senior Project Engineer – Contracted to Verizon Data Services.

Member of team to convert legacy IDDS/ICGS tools from DGN file based to database oriented system using Oracle GIS. Rewrite of major subsystems such as undo.


MicroStation Development Language (MDL), C++, Visual Studio 2008, Microsoft Office 2010, CVS, Python, Oracle 11, views & triggers.

Loop LLC, Clearwater, FL February 2010 – May 2012

Senior Software Engineer

Added major features and fixed bugs in the flagship product (AutoLoop) in a very high paced work environment as part of one of the three teams of engineers.


ASP.NET, HTML, C#, JavaScript, Visual Studio 2008/2010, jQuery, DAL, LINQ, Tortoise SVN, Tortoise Git, OOD/OOP, XML, MS SQL (T-SQL) Server 2008, ADO.NET, Stored Procedures, Database Administration, Web Forms, CSS, SaaS, Agile, Scrum.

Youngsoft Inc., Wixom, MI January 2006 – October 2008

Senior Software Developer – Contracted to Integrated Health Plan


VB.NET (desktop, server and smart-client applications), Visual Studio 2003-2005, OOD/OOP, ADO.NET, ASP.NET, Web Services, WSDL, SOAP, XML. Multi-Threading, MS Server 2003, Web Forms, WinForms, T-SQL, RAD, EDI - ANSI ASC X12, B2B, Win32 API, n-Tier, OCR, Crystal Reports, Agile Programming, Windows Service, Client/Server.

Corpus, Irving, TX October 2004 – January 2006

Senior Software Engineer

Led the IDDS/MDL team (six members) in the Verizon ICGS software conversion project, upgrading their tools from MicroStation Version 7 to Version 8 including enhancements and the integration of GeoGraphics and ProjectWise.


MicroStation Development Language (MDL), SQL, Concurrent Version System (CVS), Bug Tracker, MicroStation CAD, Windows XP.

Pegasus, Tampa, FL March 2002 – October 2004

Software Engineer

Handled a wide variety of development needs:


C#, C/C++, VB 6, VB.NET, ActiveX, COM, HTML, JavaScript, VBScript, DHTML, OOP/OOD, RoboHelp, Word, Visual Win32 API, SourceSafe, Dev Track, Windows XP, OCR, Barcodes, CSS.

Axiom International, Clearwater, FL April 1992 – January 2002

Senior Software Engineer

Had an on-going contract to develop a wide range of commercial software products primarily for the CAD industry. Was the product owner for the company's number two and three products as well as the licensing system used by all products.


MicroStation Development Language (MDL), C/C++, Visual Basic 6, MicroStation BASIC, HTML, CSS, BugTracker, JYACS, MicroStation CAD, Windows NT, Windows 86, DOS, CLIX.

Southern DataComm November 1991 – April 1992

TTI / System Analyst October 1990 – October 1991

Practical Software, Inc. July 1985 – October 1990

RealWorld, Inc. March 1982 – July 1985