Work experience

Languages: PHP, Java, VBA, Python, Visual Basic.NET.

Databases: SQL, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, SSIS, Oracle PL/SQL, SQLite, PostgreSQL, MongoDB.

Other: HTML, CSS, jQuery, AJAX, JavaScript, Bootstrap framework, CakePHP, JSON, XML, Git, IBM Rational ClearCase, CruiseControl, JasperReports, Power BI, Tableau Desktop, Microsoft Visual Studio, Oracle SQL Developer, Eclipse, Zend Studio, Android Studio, NetBeans.

Cupón Club, San Salvador, El Salvador
10.2016 - Present
Programmer, Oct 2016 - Present

Reduced the page size by more than 4x by optimizing images and implementing image lazy loading on the home page.

Migrated website to a more powerful server.

Built “Recently viewed” algorithm to show personalized deals on the home page and increase sales.

Upgraded jQuery core and plugins from a legacy/deprecated to the latest version.

Created a riding carousel to display product photos and thumbnails using the jQuery plugin jCarousel.

Upgraded the Android mobile app to make it compatible with the latest Android versions, integrating the upgrade of the latest development libraries such as Urban Airship SDK for push notifications, Google Play Services SDK, and migrating the development environment from Eclipse ADT plugin to Android Studio.

Redesigned the mobile version of the website using responsive design with the Bootstrap framework.

Escuela Superior de Economía y Negocios (School of Economics and Business), La Libertad, El Salvador
03.2011 - Present
Systems Analyst (March 2011 - March 2013), Adjunct Lecturer (January 2018 - Present, May 2017 - July 2017)

Taught Introduction to Databases, Excel VBA and Programming I courses in the Department of Engineering.

Built an online classroom booking system.

Administered open-source databases used for web applications, supporting and upgrading existing web systems.

Kodak Alaris, Rochester, NY
05.2014 - 08.2016
Software Intern, May 2014 - Aug 2014, May 2015 - Aug 2015, May 2016 - Aug 2016

Designed OLAP cubes for business intelligence, analytics, and reporting applications.

Created ETL processes, multidimensional databases, and cubes for OLAP analysis and data mining.

Developed and fixed Oracle PL/SQL scripts used to populate, data mine and generate production, service, and business reports for Remote Business Management products.

Stream Global Services, San Salvador, El Salvador
12.2010 - 03.2011
Technical Support Specialist, Dec 2010 - Mar 2011

Provided Internet technical support for Bell Canada customers.

Premper Web Agency, San Salvador, El Salvador
05.2010 - 12.2010
Web Programmer, May 2010 - Dec 2010

Programmed self-managed websites integrated with Content Management Systems.

EDUCATION

University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Ph.D. studies in Computer Science, Aug 2015 - May 2016

Teaching Assistant for CSC 261 (Database Systems).

Researched patterns of Stack Overflow unanswered questions using data from the Stack Exchange Data Explorer.

2015 - 2016
2013 - 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Master of Science in Information Sciences and Technologies, August 2013 - May 2016

Fulbright Foreign Student Program Scholarship (flagship U.S. Department of State’s exchange program).

GPA 3.87/4.0.

RIT Graduate Merit Scholarship.

Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL
Fulbright Intensive English Program, March - August 2013
2013
2005 - 2011
Universidad Católica de El Salvador, Santa Ana, El Salvador
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, Cum Laude, January 2005 - May 2011

GPA 8.8/10.0 (Class rank: 1 out of a graduating class of 14).

University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL
Global Undergraduate Exchange Program, August 2009 - May 2010

Concentration in Computer Engineering.

GPA 4.0/4.0.

Global UGRAD Scholarship (U.S. Department of State’s exchange program).

2009 - 2010

CONTACT INFO

Jaime Montoya

Pasaje Morazán y Calle El Mirador, Condominio Los Castaños Apartamento 22, Colonia Escalón

San Salvador, El Salvador

Telephone: +503 7696 3839

E-mail: webmaster@jaimemontoya