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Stephen McCready

Senior Software Engineer

New York, NY

stephenmccready@gmail.com

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Skills

MS SQL, MySQL

90%

PHP

80%

Javascript

80%

HTML5, CSS3

80%

Crystal Reports

80%

MS Access and Excel macros

80%

Microsoft Office Suite

80%

X12 EDI Standards

80%

jQuery, AJAX, JSON

75%

Bootstrap, Google & Bing APIs

75%

Git, Subversion

60%

CodeIgniter

60%

Microsoft SSIS, SSRS

50%

Amazon Web Services

50%

Languages

English

  Native Speaker

Mandarin

  Beginner


Senior Software Engineer

Seasoned professional boasting 20+ years of software engineering and programming expertise.

Highly adept in data analysis, system integration, application development, business intelligence, data architecture, operations, IT recruitment and innovative solutions for start-ups and reputable corporations. Train and develop teams, guiding and managing programmers and business analysts.

Work Experience

Senior Software Engineer, Singapore and Shanghai
March 2016 - Current

Freelance Software Engineer, providing technical expertise on a variety of development projects.

- Developed and implemented ETL processes for a US-based healthcare information solution provider, DocEnable. Project was completed ahead of schedule and under budget.

- Built Mandarin flashcard app, enabling students to learn Chinese characters, pinyin, pronunciation, meaning and stroke order.

- Oversee the transition of IT responsibilities for AlphaCare (Magellan Health), providing guidance to former colleagues on project statuses, next steps, operational issues, and assisted with on-going development.


Director, Information Technology / Alphacare (Magellan Health), New York
Apr 2013 - Mar 2016

Delivered technology support for the successful launch of four health insurance products within a five-month period. Support during the start-up phase included the setting up of AWS, development of custom ETL processes, execution of 3rd party software, and the purchase, configuration and installation of network and desktop hardware.

- Created and implemented cloud applications for AlphaCare, enabling field staff to spend more time with patients and less time on administration.

- Forged the development of a data warehouse that enabled actuaries and accountants to rapidly project future costs based on patient utilization, membership roster and claim cost rates.

- Designed dashboards, summaries, detail and reconciliation reports, maps and charts for management and staff of the Finance, Marketing, Claims, Enrollment and Provider Network departments; built utilizing SSRS, Crystal Reports and HTML/CSS/PHP/JavaScript/jQuery.


Vice President of IT / US Imaging Network, New York
Jan 2009 - Apr 2013

Involved in setting up all ETL processes and 3rd party applications for a new start-up, ensuring readiness for the first client implementation.

- Led the development of a browser-based financial modeler application, significantly reducing the amount of time taken to produce savings proposals based on customer membership rosters and claim data.

- Developed an application allowing Customer Service Representatives to update information from four different systems within a single browser window; built using jQuery, Google APIs, MS-SQL and MySQL databases along with a myriad of other tools.

- Directed the development of an application that automatically calculates commission payments, improving tasks which previously took days into a process that now takes minutes.

- Recruited, trained, and mentored a team of developers, experienced programmers, recent college graduates, and interns.

Education

Falkirk College of Technology
1983 - 1985

Scottish Higher National Diploma in Computer Data Processing.


Mandarin Inn
2017 - current

Part-time Mandarin study