Doug Laine

I'm Doug Laine, and I'm seeking an Java developer / Engineer position in preferably New Orleans or San Francisco


Doug Laine is an Information Technology professional with 23+ years experience in systems analysis, team leadership, program testing, problem resolution, personnel administration and professional development. Skills include written and verbal communications, time management, organization, and departmental operations.

Doug Laine's Background

Doug Laine's Experience

System Administrator / Developer at AltEgo, LLC

December 2010 - December 2011

Created many RightScripts for server launching and configuration in the RighScript system. This was using Rightscale’s tools such as Rightscript and its dashboard. Wrote back-end java based utilities to manage Facebook / Friendster / Twitter users in our system. This was written with Java and using GWT for the front end. Wrote testing utilities for checking server health and management. Completely written in Java.

Developer at Last Legion Games, LLC

December 2010 - December 2011

Created many RightScripts for server launching and configuration in the RighScript system. This was using Rightscale’s tools such as Rightscript and its dashboard. Wrote back-end java based utilities to manage Facebook / Friendster / Twitter users in our system. This was written with Java and using GWT for the front end. Wrote testing utilities for checking server health and management. Completely written in Java.

Developer at Private Consultanting

December 2008 - December 2010

I have been doing short contract work with small companies and groups

Senior Java Developer at GameLink.com

September 2008 - December 2008

Senior Java Developer

Web / Database Developer at Expresso Fitness Corporation

September 2007 - May 2008

Expresso bikes are the first products in the world to deliver 21st century game software in health-club-ready systems and allow fitness facilities to generate revenue directly from the cardio floor. Developing communication methods.

System Administrator at Palmsource

June 2006 - October 2006

Lawson System Administrator TeamTrack System Administrator

Senior Software Engineer at Wells Fargo, San Francisco, CA (Contract)

September 2005 - April 2006

Developed code changes to solve a number of problems with the system. The major issue was the submission of multiple files losing the last file. This included the testing procedures, risk assessment and fall back procedures. This application was a J2EE application running under Weblogic 8.1 I replaced the proprietary Java code, with the Apache Struts MultiPartParser library. Involved with customer service, password management, tracking senders of packages and recipient issues. Submitted plans to allow the customer to self-serve their accounts. Development code was maintained through Clear Case

Senior Software Engineer at Hibernia National Bank

February 2002 - August 2005

Wrote a System Inventory application using Apache, Struts and Java. This system was used to catalog all the disparate systems in the bank. This system was written in under four weeks to produce information for the merger with Capital One.

Software Engineer V at Certia

September 2000 - January 2002

Designed methods which gave developers the ability to use the OCSP protocol, to do certificate chain verifications the a web service.

Software Engineer V at iLumin

September 2000 - January 2002

Designed methods which gave developers the ability to use the OCSP protocol, to do certificate chain verifications the a web service

Software Engineer V at TruePeers.com

January 2000 - August 2000

Wrote multiple applications in JAVA on a Dynamo Application Server for an interactive networking system that allows peers to communicate with one another for social networking.

Software Engineer V at ZDial. Philadelphia, PA

February 1996 - April 2000

Designed their network infrastructure. This included their entire network structure for the management side, and their facility based Point Of Presence Wrote their User Management System using Visual C++, Visual Basic, SQL Server, ASP and Active X ZDial is an ISP and the User Management System is an automated web server used to handle all billing and customer interactions for approximately 3000 users nationwide. Handled day-to-day application system issues as well as some network support on a contractual basis.  The development environment was Visual Basic, Visual C++ and Java

Developer at Commonwealth Land Title

January 1995 - December 1997

Participated on team that developed the Delta project. Delta is a database workbench environment used for creating form-based database driven applications. This application was written in Visual C++, using MFC 4.x, and has many extension DLL's. Wrote one of these DLL's -- the mail transport system. This is used as part of the import / export system. The mail transport system was based on the MAPI OCX. This is a dynamic system that you would add components (Additional DLL's) when new functionality is available. Wrote a communication system based on MSMail/CCMail to move data transactions to the internal database from remote clients. This was used to enhance a Gupta based application. This was on the system side of the transactions. Involved with and made major changes to the client side application.

Developer at Aetna US Healthcare

January 1993 - December 1995

Designed and wrote a mission critical Client/Server based communication system for Doctor Office data (Claims, Referrals, etc.) submission. This system was based on Windows NT, Visual C++ and ODBC. Developed a message based data movement system using the internal Windows Messaging system. Off box communications was based on sockets. This was used to pass data from disparate systems to the internal systems of IT.

Developer at RF Shoup

January 1990 - December 1993

Converted existing customers to our new system from a proprietary database system. Wrote a merging system for result reporting. The system was used to control the entire election process, from creating a proprietary database of all candidates to programming the voting machines to tabulating results. Wrote a system that gave municipalities the ability for result distribution to IBM mainframes and also Cable Television Systems. This system was written in Lattice C and MASM 5.0.

Developer at Susquehanna International Group

January 1987 - January 1990

Worked closely with Index Arbitrage strategists, in the implementation of an Automated Program Trading System. This system was a fault tolerant system, built using distributed application technologies based on Novell Netware and a blade system. Wrote an Automated Data Submission System, which communicated with firms such as Wagner Stott, SIAC and First Options for End Of Day transactions and Trade Clearing. Liaison between Susquehanna Investment Group and multiple vendors, including the New York Stock Exchange.

Doug Laine's Interests & Activities

Volunteering and technology growth