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Languages: PHP, Java.
Databases: MySQL, SQL Server, SQL.
Other: CakePHP, HTML, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript, Git, Zend Studio, Android Studio.


Jaime Montoya, San Salvador, El Salvador
Programmer, December 2018 - Present

Building OLAP cube for business intelligence for Repuestos Mancía S.A. de C.V.

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

Won Employee of the Month Award in January 2019 for a hard-working performance, building a modern satisfaction survey with smiley faces, writing complex SQL queries for building impactful business reports retrieved from a transactional database, and fixing an issue that was affecting the ability to buy from the Android and iOS apps.

Programmed filters to easily find coupons based on geographic locations.

Migrated website to a more powerful server.

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
Systems Analyst (March 2011 - March 2013), Adjunct Lecturer (January 2018 - July 2018, 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
Software Intern, May 2014 - Aug 2014, May 2015 - Aug 2015, May 2016 - Aug 2016

Created OLAP cubes and ETL processes for business intelligence, analytics, and reporting applications.

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

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

Programmed self-managed websites integrated with Content Management Systems.


University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Ph.D. studies in Computer Science, August 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.

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
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).