George E. McKee

resume 6/30/2011

253-857-3025 home
206-239-5850 work
253-208-9047 cell
Olalla, WA  USA

Technical Skills

Proficient in:
SQL Server 2008, 2005, 2000, 7.0, 6.5
SQL Server Reporting Services
Visual BASIC 3, 4, 5, 6, .Net
Microsoft Access 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Object oriented development with .NET, COM and ActiveX
Database development with ADO.NET, ADO, ODBC, DAO, and RDO
Visual Studio 2010/2008/2005; Smart Client (Windows Forms), ClickOnce, ASP.NET, and Web Services
Visual Studio 2003; Visual InterDev ; HTML; Classic ASP; VB Script; Exchange Server

SQL Server Reporting Services 2000
Co-author "Professional SQL Server Reporting Services", (c) 2004 Wrox (Wiley Publishing)

Microsoft Certified Application Developer
Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (.NET, VS6)


2005 - Present Avanade Inc Seattle, WA
Development Manager/Solution Architect

Lead Architect for in-house development team for consulting firm, using C#, ASP.NET, SmartClient applications (WPF and Windows Forms), Silverlight, SQL Server 2005/2008, SQL Server Analysis Services, Office Sharepoint Server 2007/2010

As the development manager I am the lead architect and am responsible for the entire software development lifecycle of in-house applications created by my team. The applications developed and maintained by my team touch every aspect of running a $1 Billion world wide consulting company.  My team has been a mix of onshore senior members and offshore workers utilizing Agile development processes.

2001 – 2005 Avanade Inc Seattle, WA
Solutions Developer

In house solutions developer for consulting firm, using C#, ASP.NET, Classic ASP, Windows Forms, SQL Server 2000, Active Directory and Exchange 2003

Architected and lead the development of corporate time and expense collection and reporting application used by every employee of the company. System uses .NET Windows Forms application, ASP.NET administrative site and ASP.NET web service for time report submission.
Architected and lead the development of ASP.NET management system for training consultants
Architected and lead the development of Classic ASP Web Based application for maintaining portfolio of successful customer engagements.
Developed various applications for corporate finance department.

2000 – 2001 Seattle, WA
Senior Developer/Database Administrator

Developing and maintaining business critical transaction processing database for business-to-business e-commerce firm.

Emphasis on SQL stored procedures, server performance, backup and recovery

1986 - 2000 The Boeing Company Seattle, WA
Systems Analyst 4 – MR&D Information Management

Developing database applications using Microsoft Access, Visual Basic and SQL Server to meet organizational business and research needs.

Strong Experience in writing client server applications using Visual Basic and SQL Server.

Experienced with Automated Data Collection technologies to add speed and accuracy for database input

Principal Engineer, Lead Engineer, Supervisor Alternate – MR&D Chemical Processes
Developed database to track hazardous materials in all MR&D chemical labs for federal "Right to Know'" compliance

Responsible for developing and presenting case to support the funding and construction of a chemical process laboratory in Auburn. Establishing design requirements for the lab and customer interface during design, construction and occupancy.

Major research efforts in electrophoretic primers and powder coating.

Research and development to support chemical process used in airplane part manufacturing. Emphasis on coatings.

1984 - 1985 Billings Research International Independence, MO Chemical Engineer
Responsible for research and development on water electrolyzers

Designed microprocessor based control system to improve system operation

Discovered and implemented new catalytic system that increased efficiency and improved cell life.

1981 - 1983 Cooling Technology Raytown, MO
Cooling Tower Engineer
Wrote software to perform thermal design of cooling towers

Wrote software to control cooling towers for optimum energy usage

Designed new cooling towers

1979 - 1981 FMC Corporation Green River, WY
Process Engineer
Wrote computer program that calculated thermodynamic properties of air for high elevations, which was necessary for some plant operations

Recommended construction of new cooling tower that greatly increased plant production

Responsible for expertise in dissolver control, evaporators and cooling towers.


1972 - 1979   Brigham Young University Provo, Utah.
BS - Chemical Engineering 

References available on request