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Donald B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 2, 2011

Donald B.

Friendly Technical Writing/Editing and Research
   United States
  |   Greenwood, IN
  |  4:42 am Local Time

Overview

I am a teacher at heart with a passion for computers, operating systems and programming languages. I have been a Linux and C/C++ instructor for 4+ years at ITT Technical Institute. I've given talks on Linux at Indiana LinuxFest and keep up on the latest happenings in Open Source Software and Linux.

I know about a dozen programming languages and I am fluent in C, C++, and Visual Basic. I sit on the ITT Electronics Program Advisory Board.

I received my PMP certification from PMI and have managed projects effectively for about 9 years now....

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Service Description

Technical Writing/Editing on many levels for topics in: many different Linux/Unix distributions, Programming in C/C++/Java/Python/Visual Basic/Bash Shell, Industrial Automation... Hydraulics and Pneumatics... Computer Numerical Control (CNC)... Robotics... Technical Graphics... Process Control... Manufacturing Processes and Materials...

Hardware and software architectures... Embedded Systems... Industrial PLCs... HMI Operator Interfaces... Motion Control... Machine Vision... Electrical schematics and P&ID's... Experienced DBA... Business Intelligence Reports... Qualified as System Manager for Windows and Linux Servers... Skilled at documenting Requirements, Design and Testing...

Certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI)... Strong written and verbal communication skills... Able to carry project from conception to completion... Skilled at handling multiple projects... Management of project Timeline and Budget... Leadership of cross-functional team... Excellent Organizational Skills... Thorough Troubleshooting... Creative Problem Solving... Assist others in problem evaluation...

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Employment

Schneider Electric
GSA Program Manager
2009 - Present
Manage average of 10-20 Projects relating to Advanced Metering for Energy Savings for the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). Manage Scope, Budget, Schedule and Engineering Resources...
ITT Technical Institute
Adjunct Instructor
2007 - Present
Instructed students of diverse backgrounds. Create Lesson Plans, Labs, Quizzes and Administer Exams for classes in Industrial Automation and IT… Hydraulics and Pneumatics… Computer Numerical...
Enron Building Services/Citizens Thermal Energy
Utility Controls Engineer
2001 - 2009
Manage Engineering Energy Projects in the Utilities department for the Eli-Lilly Corporate Center Building Management System. Participated on Energy Team resulting in $600,000 in annual Energy...

Education

Indiana State University
Masters in Electronics and Computer Technology
2008 - Present
Purdue University
Bachelors in Computer Integrated Manufacturing
1986 - 1990

Keywords

technical writing
linux ubuntu fedora red hat
programming c c++ visual basic
energy saving industrial automation CNC PLC HMI AND SCADA systems
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