Friday, August 3, 2007

Resume Update...

Just as a note... this resume looks a lot better in a separate window, where you can see all the dates along the right hand side of the document...

The document can be found here

Steven Farnell

25621 27th Pl S Apt# C104
Kent, WA. 98032
(248) 762-7900

Software Engineer


Bellevue Community College

January 2006 - September 2006

Computer Science Transfer Agreement:

  • 30 Credits Completed

  • Relevant Coursework: Logic and Calculus

ITT Technical Institute

June 2002 - June 2005

Software Application Programming AAS, Software Engineering Technology BAS:

  • 90 Credits Completed for AAS, Graduated Highest Honors

  • 30 Credits Completed for BAS

  • Relevant Coursework: VB .NET, Enterprise Java, C# with ASP .NET, Numerical Methods, and Calculus

  • National Vocational Technical Honor Society

Troy High School

September 1998 - June 2002

High School Diploma:

  • Computer Science Advanced Placement Score: 4/5

  • Introduction to CCNA

  • Introduction to A+

  • Relevant Coursework: Photoshop, HTML, Flash 4, Java, and Visual C++

Work Experience:

Volt Technical Resources

May 2007 - Present

Bungie Studios/Microsoft - Test Associate Level 2:

  • Regular Duties: Test Passes, C# Scripting, Batch Scripting, Ad-Hoc Testing of Halo 3.

  • BVT, Black Box, Grey Box, and Automation testing.

  • Create and Track bugs using Ticket Track and MS Raid.

  • Write scripts to perform repetative tasks assigned to my team.

Farnell Contracting Inc.

May 1995 - April 2007

General Laborer and Network Technician:

  • Regular Duties: Technical Support, Parcel Services, and Warehouse Management

  • Ran Structured Cabling for Desktop Computers and Server Closet

  • Configured Secure Wireless Network

  • Installed Server and Configured Database, Web, Proxy, and Mail Services

ITT Technical Institute

May 2003 - December 2003

Temporary Student Tutor

  • Regular Duties: Algebra, Trigonometry, Physics, C++, Java, Visual Basic, and Operating Systems Tutoring.

  • Assisted in the weekly re-imaging of of Nine Computer Labs

  • Utilized the School Library to improve my understanding of Visual Studio Tools


  • Eight Years using Visual Studio: V.B., Visual C++, C#, ASP, Fox Pro, and MSIL

  • Four Years of Linux GUI Development: GTK, QT, and CC++

  • Nine Years of Web Development with Markup, Scripting, and Interpreted Languages

  • Six Years of Database Development with SQL and Access

  • Five Years of Desktop and Server Computer Support and Repair: Hardware Troubleshooting, Hardware Replacement, Windows and Linux Support

  • Configured a database server to synchronize the bookkeeping, sales, and labor departments of a small company; allowing for an automated and personalized summary of weekly objectives.