Resume of Jon Roland

13359 N Hwy 183, #406-144, Austin, TX 78750, 512-299-5001 Email:

Seeking corp-corp contract work near or remote from Austin, Texas. No relocation, but can visit remote site a few days a month. No W-2 except in unusual instances. Payment all goes to non-profit organization, not for personal use.



B.S. in Mathematics, University of Chicago

Minors in Computer Science, Physics, Philosophy

Technical Experience

Programming Languages: C/C++, Forth, assembler, APL, LISP, Eiffel, Pascal, Ada, Prolog, Smalltalk.

Operating Systems: UNIX (Linux, Sun Solaris, HPUX, AIX), Windows 3-8, VMS, Mac OS

RDBMS: Progress 4GL/Webspeed/Open Edge, MS Access, Oracle

Tools: HTML5, Java, Ajax/Javascript, MySQL, Python/Django, PHP, Ruby, Drupal, Moodle, Concrete5, Wordpress.

Applications, Progress: Cutsey FDM4, QAD Mfg/Pro, FiServ UniFi, SX.Enterprise/Trend, Astea Dispatch One, Guestmaster.

Professional Experience

Starflight Corporation, Austin, TX (corporation of worker)

Senior Developer 06/2007 – Present

Environment: Linux, python, cython, ruby, erlang, php

USAA, San Antonio, TX 06/2013 – 06/2013

Senior Developer/Consultant

Environment: Windows 7, Windows Server, Progress 4GL/Open Edge10.2b.

ADP, Norcross, GA 03/2012 – 05/2012

Senior Developer

Environment: Windows 7, Linux, Progress 4GL, Linux, Trac.

Bioware, Austin, TX 12/2011 – 12/2011

Senior Web Developer

Environment: Windows 7, VMware, Linux, MySQL, php, vBulletin, Drupal, Perforce, CodeCollaborator, Wiki, DevTrack.

Dell Computer, Round Rock, TX 10/2011 – 11/2011

Senior developer & test engineer

Environment: Linux, python, pexpect, bash, subversion, CodeCollaborator, VNC.

Home Depot, Austin, TX 09/2005 – 06/2008

Senior Developer

Environment: HP Unix, Progress 4GL, bash, C, Windows NT, Java, Websphere (Eclipse).

ITT Technical Institute, Austin, TX 08/2002 – 10/2002


Environment: Linux.

State of Nevada, Carson City, NV 11/1999 – 01/2000, 10/2000 – 12/2000

Senior Developer

Environment: Windows NT.

Siemens Rolm, Santa Clara, CA 03/1998 – 10/1998

Senior Developer

Environment: IBM RS/6000 AIX platform using Progress WebSpeed.

Video Products Distributors, Sacramento, CA 06/1996 – 03/1997

Senior Developer

Environment: DEC VMS, Progress 4GL V8 on a DEC Alpha Unix.

The Money Store, Sacramento, CA 03/1996 – 06/1996

Senior Developer

Environment: Windows NT clients on a DG/UX (Unix) host.

Hamilton Standard, Windsor Locks, CT 06/1995 – 12/1995

Senior Developer

Environment: AS/400 dataserver, with PC Windows NT clients.

American Eurocopter, Grand Prairie, TX 11/1994 – 06/1995

Senior Developer

Environment: DG/UX (Unix), Progress 4GL v. 7, Amdahl, Cullinet.

Inn-Syst, San Antonio, TX 11/1990 – 06/1991, 01/1994 – 04/1994

Senior Developer

Environment: in Progress V6 on 486 systems under SCO Unix/386 ODT.

Sun Microsystems, Palo Alto, CA 04/1992 – 07/1992, 11/1992 – 02/1993

Senior Developer

Environment: Progress 4GL RDMS, Sun Unix.