Mary W. Black

73 Conrad Road
Marlborough, MA 01752



Over eighteen years experience working in software development environments. Extensive experience in PowerBuilder, SQL. Recent experience in C#.NET, VB.NET, ASP.NET, PL/SQL, SQR, HTML, JavaScript. Prior experience with Actuate Reporting, COBOL, FOCUS, and CA IDEAL. Exposure to C, C++, Java, PHP.



10/01 - Present Software Engineer, Cross Country Automotive Services, Medford, MA
  • Designed, developed, and maintained Client Server applications for a Roadside Assistance and Repair Network Management system using PowerBuilder version 7.03, Oracle SQL and PL/SQL
  • Designed, developed, and maintained Internet and Intranet applications in ASP.NET, C#.NET, and VB.NET using Microsoft Visual Studio 2003
  • Developed a prototype Windows Forms application in VB.NET
  • Developed and maintained scheduled back end programs using Oracle SQR
  • Utilized 3-tier component architecture in .NET applications, adhering to customs of presentation, business logic, and data layers
  • Created functional and technical design documents

05/95 - 10/01 Senior Developer, SchlumbergerSema, Marlborough, MA
  • Developed and maintained complex applications for the wireless industry worldwide using PowerBuilder versions 4.0, 5.04 and 7.02, and Oracle PL/SQL. The applications are multilingual, and include point of sale transaction processing, cash management, inventory management, accounting, pricing, access security, and data reference management
  • Contributed to construction of class library architecture
  • Contributed to the software design, and created functional and technical design documents
  • Trained others in PowerBuilder and software maintenance
  • Developed and maintained system reports using Actuate Developer Workbench, versions 3.2 and 4.0

05/88 - 05/95 Programmer/Analyst; Consultant, The Analytical Sciences Corporation, Reading, MA
  • Developed inventory application for Windows 3.1 using PowerBuilder 3.0 with XDB SQL server
  • Developed and maintained COBOL and FOCUS programs for complex on-line/batch interface systems
  • Developed and modified on-line panels and programs using CA IDEAL
  • Developed and maintained procedures and JCL streams for IBM JES2

09/86 - 02/88 Applications Programmer, American Mutual Insurance Company, Wakefield, MA
  • Developed and maintained COBOL programs for interstate applications
  • Revised masterfile description and developed test programs in FOCUS
  • Modified JCL and EXEC routines



Systems: Windows NT/2000, UNIX, Windows3x, OS/MVS, CA Datacom DB, Roscoe, VM CMS, SIM3278
Languages: Microsoft C#.NET, Microsoft VB.NET, PowerBuilder, SQL, PL/SQL, SQR, Actuate BASIC, COBOL, FOCUS, CA IDEAL


2005 - Cross Country Automotive Services: Medford, MA
In-house training in Microsoft C#.NET

2000 - Sun Microsystems: Burlington, MA
UML, Java; Certified

1999 - Actuate User Conference

1986 - Computer Processing Institute: Woburn, MA
Concentration: COBOL programming; GPA: 4.0

1984 - Suomi College: Hancock, MI
Concentration: RPG II, COBOL programming; GPA: 4.0

1981 - University of MA: Amherst, MA
B.S.; GPA: 3.85



Available upon request