Adobe Systems

1655 Willow Oak Lane

Sanford, FL 32773

Phone 407-616-7748


Matthew Fury







To put my best effort into requirements, documentation, and efficient processes, and to research latest technology trends and standards. I am an experienced software specialist with Java certification, using both Visual Studio and Eclipse environments. I have project experience at IBM/Rational partner Black Diamond Software, project lead at The Weather Channel and IT Director at Century 21/Vacations Only, Inc.

Senior Software Consultant

July 2006 – Present     TEK Systems/Siemens Power Generation  Orlando, FL

·          Websphere, WSAD/Eclipse, Java, JSP, J2EE, Struts, Oracle.

·          Added additional functionality based on new business requirements for multiple Company/User relationship as well as new menu permissions, roles, and groups.

·          Refactored old code and helped streamline the application.


February 2004 – July 2006    TriSyn Group, LP       Maitland, FL

Senior Software Engineer

§          Windows 2000/2003/XP, Java/J2EE/JMX/JDO, C#, VSTO, Eclipse IDE, MS SQL 2000, MySQL, Oracle, JBoss, Tomcat 4.x, 5.x

§          Wrote specs and developed custom banking software using J2EE/EJB/JMX/JDO with MS SQL, Oracle, mySQL databases.

§          Check / Account sorting and management application in JSF, Spring, JDO, JBoss. Developed application using JSF, myFaces, Spring, and JDO technologies which communicated with Mainframe software. Used JSF layout for View of MVC. Javascript, DHTML also used for front end interactivity.

§          Spec’d and developed web-based customer management software and SOA architecture using Facelets, myFaces, JSF, Spring, Jetspeed, and JDO for web services that communicated with Mainframe service.

§          Created and interfaced Excel spreadsheet with web services using C# and the Visual Studio Tools for Office environment. Back end web service written in Java using Axis.

§          Developed Check and Imaging recognition software using Java Swing, MVC frameworks, and JDO.

§          Responsible for writing InstallShield scripts for company’s complete product line using latest InstallShield software. Installed and configured Installation scripting environment.




May 2002-December 2003    Vacations Only, Inc.    Orlando, FL

IT Director/Manager

§          Windows 2000/2003, LINUX, Java/JSP/J2EE, VB, C++, MS SQL 7/2000, MySQL, Tomcat, PHP, Perl

§          Responsible for IT staff. Migrated database to mySQL, Tomcat from PERL environment. Work with SalesLogix keeping database in order. Migrated to new Saleslogix system. Created custom exports tools to export from one system to the next. Created custom monitoring tools for website databases and systems. Oversaw network management. Mentored Java developers and taught a developer the Java language since he had no prior experience. Implement source code control procedures. Kept licensing up to date. Researched best practices and documentation. Gathered requirements and streamline website processes. Established, planned, and administered the overall policies and goals for the information technology department. Analyzed the needs of departments and established priorities for feasibility studies, systems design and implementation to develop new and/or modify the company's information processing systems.

§          Projects included: 

§Took the full software life cycle and converting a Perl based website system into a J2EE/Java based system. Setup and coded in a heavy JSP/Servlet based environment with mySQL and SQL Server backend. Started with UML, Requirements gather, and Use Cases and put a plan in place. Also wrote custom database exporting and conversion tools to transfer data from SQL Server Saleslogix structure into a mySQL database schema which was completely different.

§Responsible for Saleslogix administration, users, and development.

§Created company Intranet in Java/J2EE to keep track of Call Logs, Do Not Call List, Employees, Entrance and Exit Reviews, and support.

§Set up DNS servers and installed Web Server redundancy via Round Robin DNS entries. Set up Apache front for Tomcat servers.

§Hands on responsibility for Network Administration such as Active Directory, File/Print Server, and email systems.


July 2001-April 2002                                         



Project Leader/Developer

§          LINUX, Java/JSP, DHTML, MySQL

Developed JSP affiliate site for


July 2000-March 2002    Black Diamond Software                 Ridgefield, CT

Software Specialist

§          Windows NT, Java/JSP, Weblogic, Sybase Server, PVCS, JBuilder, Visual Age, Forte

§          7-month project for General Cologne Reinsurance included custom java/swing application. Used UML/Use case modeling to create solid project foundations as well as requirements and estimates. Responsible for most of main user interface including JFC/Swing. Wrote a custom extension for JTextField to handle formatting for international currency. Application was a global, strategic application which let them collect information necessary manage their risks globally, was robust (low defect rate), and the first of its kind. Project included work with Weblogic server, model objects, and work with Sybase server.

§         Environment used Lotus Notes for contact management.


§          Windows NT/2000/LINUX, IIS4-5, Active Server Pages, DHTML/JavaScript

§          Custom Investment applications, Medium/Large Websites. 2 Month financial investment application included ASP/JavaScript/DHTML.


§          Windows NT/2000/LINUX, Weblogic 6, Commerce Server

§          Used UML/Use case modeling to create solid project foundations as well as requirements and estimates. Prototyping done in ASP/JSP/Weblogic/II4-5.


April 2000 – May 2000    KVA Communications                       Wolcott, CT

Systems Developer

·         Contract Client sites using ASP/SQL Server

December 1998 – March 2000   The Weather Channel             Atlanta, GA

Internet Applications Developer

§          Unix, Netscape and Apache Servers, N-tiered architecture, PERL, Oracle

§         Custom site applications: Pollen Data application, Air quality data application., Flu data application. JavaScript looping radars. Extensive DHTML, Javascript (ie AJAX), and other interactive methods for website. Image/Map monitoring tool, Met Data monitoring tool, weather data monitoring tool, Web oriented data checker. Helped maintain site through high traffic days of a record 50 million plus users. Idealized/Built prototypes of Local Linker now live on site. Also worked in a very structured environment with methodology and coding procedures and had to plan written applications for these high traffic days. Worked with multi-tiered architecture and planned for large environments.

§         Environment used Lotus Notes for contact management.

April – December 1998   Homecom Communications                Atlanta, GA

Lead Web Programmer - Maintenance Support Group

§         Windows NT Servers 4.0

§          Preferred Mutual Ins. (, NC Medical Group Managers (, and Montgomery Mutual Ins. Also worked on large sites such as Nuveen ( Agency searches using ASP, SQL



Feb - April 1998   Insurance Resource Center (IRC)               Charlotte, NC

Web Programmer

·                      **Homecom acquired IRC in April 1998.

§          Windows NT Servers 4.0

§          Developed and programmed Web Sites for Insurance companies.  Also programmed Databases and guest books.  Programming projects also involved demos and other applications with Visual Basic. Company Demo in Visual Basic.


July - September 1997                  Poughkeepsie, NY

Web Programmer

§          Designed Home site for The Migrants at Included merchandise form processing.

Skill Sets



















Programming Languages: Active Server Pages, DHTML, C / C++, C#, HTML, Java, JSF/JSP/J2EE/EJB, JavaScript, PERL, SQL, UML, VBScript, Visual Basic, XML

Database Servers: MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase

GUI Tools: Eclipse, Jbuilder, Netbeans, Visual Café, Visual Studio, Visual Age

Operating Systems: Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003, 3.xx, DOS, UNIX/LINUX Platforms (Red Hat, Sun OS, Solaris)

Web Servers:  Apache, BEA Weblogic/Commerce Server 5.1-6.1, IIS 4/5, Netscape, Tomcat 4.x, 5.x, JBoss



Art Related Software: Extensive knowledge in Photo editing, and Artwork editing using Photoshop, TrueSpace 3D and other editor tools.


Management Systems: Saleslogix, Outlook, Lotus Notes, Goldmine, Exchange

2003     Interact Commerce                         Orlando, FL

§         Saleslogix Certified Administrator for 6.x

2002     Sun Education                                Danbury, CT

§         Sun Certified Programmer for Java 2

1995 - 1997                   State University of New York          New Paltz, NY

§         B.S. Degree in Computer Science.

1993 - 1995                   Dutchess Community College  Poughkeepsie, NY

§         A.S. Degree in Liberal Arts/Science.

1991 - 1993                   State University of New York              Albany, NY

§         Studied Atmospheric Science / Meteorology






Avid sports fan with hobbies that includes - Golf, Softball, Basketball

Build home computer systems and home networks

Enjoy programming, researching, and keeping up with latest standards, practices, and technologies.

Consultant work with small businesses building web sites.

Digitally Mix, Edit, and Produce my own personal electronic music CD's.

Typing Speed - 70 WPM.