Peter Simon

Peter Simon

Software Engineer at EA Sports

Location
Orlando, Florida Area
Industry
Computer Games

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Peter Simon's Experience

Software Quality Engineer

Electronic Arts

Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; EA; Entertainment industry

October 2012Present (2 years) Orlando, Florida Area

- Developed tools used internally by engineers, quality analysts and project managers for the games developed at EA Tiburon
- Specialize in quality by helping find defects faster and earlier
- Software Engineer I from October 2012 - June 2014. Software Engineer II from June 2014 - present.

Software Developer

London Computer Systems

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Computer Software industry

May 2010June 2011 (1 year 2 months) Loveland, OH

- Coordinated with artists, testers, management and other programmers to develop the new version of the company’s commercial property management software (Rent Manager)
- Organized the database structure for the software (MySQL)
- Created reports and dashboards from several databases for data analysis (using C#, MySQL, ASP.NET and WPF)

Software Engineer Intern

Qbase

Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

November 2009April 2010 (6 months) Springfield, OH

- Documented tasks for Qbase Data Transformer (QDT) software, a data solution provider
- Found and fixed issues and software defects in QDT (using C# and WinForms)
- Created demos to show off features of QDT software
- Worked on updating a custom batch process application to facilitate quality assurance for QDT

Supply Chain Developer Intern

The J.M. Smucker Company

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; SJM; Consumer Goods industry

May 2009August 2009 (4 months) Orrville, OH

- Helped integrate Folgers’ supply chain optimization system into Smucker’s by developing user and database interfaces (using Oracle)
- Wrote user documentation for project
- Designed layout and created validation rules for the user interface side of the project
- Created script to format and pull batch data

Quality Assurance Analyst Intern

NCR Corporation

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; NCR; Information Technology and Services industry

May 2008May 2009 (1 year 1 month) Dayton, OH

- Tested ATM software for defects or new requirements and reported issues to developers
- Created and updated test cases from design documents for use in quality assurance process
- Coordinated a team of over 15 interns to design and produce an intern website, yearbook and slideshow

Peter Simon's Education

Full Sail University

Master of Science, Game Production

20112012

Grade: 3.59

Activities and Societies: Game & Science Club

University of Dayton

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science

20062010

Grade: 3.448

Classes took include: Artificial Intelligence I & II, Systems Analysis, Systems Design, Computer Graphics, Data Structures & Algorithms, Operating Systems, Data Communications and File Processing.

Major GPA: 3.532

Activities and Societies: Association for Computing Machinery Club, Men's Novice Rowing Team

University of Dayton

Bachelor of Science, Business Leadership

20062010

Grade: 3.448

Note: this is comparable to a major in Management at other Universities.

Classes took include: Leadership & Motivation, Managerial Economics, Managing the Enterprise, Current Issues in Entrepreneurship, Group Dynamics, Managerial Skills, Organizational Behavior, Legal Environments of Business and Organizational Design, Culture & Change.

Major GPA: 3.278

Peter Simon's Skills & Expertise

  1. C++
  2. C#
  3. WPF
  4. WinForms
  5. MySQL
  6. ASP.NET
  7. Visio
  8. MS Project
  9. Microsoft Office
  10. OpenGL
  11. Visual Studio
  12. Silverlight
  13. Access
  14. Hansoft
  15. Perforce

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