G. Steve Hirst
To lead a software development team, applying SEI Team Software development processes and best practice design methodologies to the creation of high quality software on a predictable schedule. To participate in the application of computer and web technology to instruction.
Experienced Software Development Manager with expertise in:
University of Iowa,College of Liberal Arts, Iowa City, Iowa
Masters of Science in Computer Science, 1989
Masters of Science in Political Science, 1974
Bradley University,College of Liberal Arts, Peoria Illinois
Bachelor's in Political Science, 1971
Personal Software Process for Engineers
Personal Software Process Instructor Training
Team Software Process Launch Coach Training
September 1994 to Present
NCS Pearson, Iowa City, Iowa, Educational Measurement Services
Manager, Software Engineering , January 2003-Present
Manager, New Product Development , May 1997-January 2003
Principal Programmer, New Product Development , September 1994-May 1997
June 1980 to September 1994
CONDUIT, Iowa City, non-profit publisher of educational software
Manager Research and Development, January 1987-September 1994. Worked with faculty to design and develop new educational applications; served as co-investigator on NSF and FiPSE funded projects. Contributed to FIPSE Technology Study Group report, Ivory Towers, Silicon Basements (1988)
Software Developer June 1980-January 1987. Implemented and converted educational software.
Proficient programmer in Java, C++, PHP, SQL, Haskell. Experienced with Object Oriented Design with UML and Booch Notation. SEI Authorized PSP trainer, SEI Authorized TSP Launch Coach.
Association for Computing Machinery, IEEE Computing, TSP Users Group
Founding participant in Wasteflake Project (www.wasteflake.com) September 2003-Present