Resume

Michael Berding
mberding@gmail.com
(612) 384-5740
Shoreview, MN 55126

Experience

Owner @ Berding Consulting
May 2004 to Present
Custom online systems development for small businesses.  Focus areas included Off-Campus Bookstores and other College-Book related businesses.

CTO @ Decision Toolbox
March 2010 to August 2015
Managed a small team of programmers and support personnel as well as wearing the Systems-Admin,  Network-Admin, DBA, Senior Programmer, and Technology Consultant hats.
Migrated the entire system from a legacy Lasso/FileMaker system to a modern AWS-hosted PHP/MySQL redundant system.
We joke that programming at DT is like dog years compared to programming at other companies.  The pace is so fast and we hit so many projects, one year at DT is worth several anywhere else.

Engineer @ Cicada Consulting
December 2007 to February 2010
Worked with Decision Toolbox and other clients to produce and maintain custom online systems in PHP and Lasso with MySQL and FileMaker database backends.

IT Administrator @ Building Restoration Corporation
2000 to 2004
Created new database-driven systems to manage data information flow for the business procedures.  Integrated biometric timeclocks to reduce timecard fraud.  Assisted with everything from graphic design to user training to product procurement to custom programming.

Education

Metropolitan State University
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, 2003

Skills

Team Management
Project Management
PHP
MySQL
Javascript
jQuery
REST-Based APIs
Support
Training
Business Communications
Network Administration
Database Administration
Systems Administration
Server Virtualization
Load Balancing