Horace (Quinn) Jones

126 Grove Ave, Wilmington MA 01887

Phone: 978.658.6721 Email: quinn_jones@pobox.com


Applications Software Engineer @ Analog Devices

April 2016 — present

Create and maintain various utilities for communicating with external semiconductor foundries, reporting, data handling, and serve internal customers' needs. Working in Perl, PHP, JavaScript, Bash, and other languages as needed.

Highlights:Set up and migrated various periodic scripts and on-demand data requests to NiFi; introduced basic coding standards, release processes, and improved project management to team

Software Engineer @ Endurance International Group

May 2012 — March 2016

Developed and maintained software interfaces for third-party software and APIs, as well as maintained proprietary vDeck control panel software. Worked in Perl and Mason, some JavaScript and Bash. Collaborated with other engineers, website developers, and QA on a variety of projects.

Highlights: Google Apps integration, WordPress integration, various refactoring projects and vDeck enhancements

Software Developer @ WinZip Computing, Mansfield CT

Oct 2006 — May 2012

Developed and maintained website CGIs, proprietary e-commerce, software registration system, and reporting using C, Perl, and SQL, occasionally in PHP, Bash, and other languages as required. Collaborated with web designers for website and templates. Admin'ed database, web Linux servers; created/maintained custom RPMs, mentored new developers.

Highlights: Architected & built back-end ZipSend service (2011); built high availability DB cluster w/ Postgres, Slony, heartbeat; interim webmaster/designer (2007-2008)

Support Specialist @ Town of Mansfield, CT

Oct 2002 — Oct 2006

Wore many hats: programmer, webmaster, network admin, user support, hardware jockey. Developed applications and dynamic-content webpages in Perl, PHP, and ADMINS for staff and public. Drove design/redesign/content updates of website; recognized in 2003 ranking of Connecticut's municipal websites. Administered Windows, Linux, OpenVMS server environment, MySQL database server, legacy ADMINS database environment.

Technical Highlights

Operating Systems: Gentoo Linux, Debian Linux, Microsoft Windows

Languages: Perl, C, PHP, Bash scripting, JavaScript, HTML & CSS, SQL, Object Oriented Programming (OOP)

Databases: PostgreSQL, Percona MySQL

Server Software: Apache, git, Subversion (SVN), Samba

Occasionally work with: jQuery, XML, SOAP, C++, SQLite, Open-Xchange, VirtualBox, Agile Development, REST, Memcached