Michael Ballhaus - MCPD/SCJP
11100 Palladium way
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
I am an industry certified software developer and architect with over 22 years of experience in the software industry. I have extensive experience in the full software development life cycle including design and development as well as overall enterprise application architecture using
I have worked on several large scale projects for fortune 500 companies that were made up of both small and large teams and was responsible for all aspects of the SDLC from requirements to full network system testing.
Experience includes working with nearly all of the various Microsoft technologies/frameworks to create full
•C#, VB.Net, Java,
•Web API, WCF, ASP.NET, REST, ODATA, WCF, IIS, JavaServer Pages, Enterprise JavaBeans, Java Servlets, Java Web Services
•MS CRM, SQL Server, Zap BI, Salesforce, SSRS, SSIS, SSAS, Entity Framework
•Visual Studio, TFS, Net Beans, Eclipse,
Billy Casper Golf, July 2012 – May 2017: Systems Integration Architect
I was responsible for the overall data architecture as well as building and maintaining the processes that managed the daily integration of Tee Sheet and Point of Sale data from our portfolio of golf courses into our XRM (Dynamics CRM) environment. I also maintained and managed the automated processes to import/export data from/to XRM with our 20+ external partners utilizing REST, SOAP, MSSQL, CRM, Web API, etc. Additionally I was responsible for delivering business intelligence data using Zap BI and MS SQL Reporting Services.
GEICO, December 1998 - 2012: Applications Architect and Middleware Lead
Early role was an intranet developer specializing in ASP/ASP.NET/SharePoint where I created
Selling Power, January 2000 – January 2001: Lead Programmer/Webmaster
Led the team of developers that built and maintained the Selling Power Magazine website consisting of both a CMS and CRM, online sales, B2B transactions, etc.
"I list Mike as a friend in the relationship question because that is what he is, first, and foremost. For the past twenty years that relationship has evolved through several professional team setups: I have worked for him as a
Dave Williams- VP/CTO at Plants Alive! (email@example.com)
"As Mike’s Director at GEICO and as his Vice President at Billy Casper Golf Mike showed his insight, his tenacity and his commitment to quality work and outstanding solutions to technical problems."
Jessica Lewis- Director of Web and Product Development at Billy Casper Golf (firstname.lastname@example.org)
"Mike was a pleasure to work with. Always thinking about the bigger picture and how we could get there but still able to think small term and make things happen on a day to day basis. His drive and determination to figure things out was great to be around and he wouldn't settle until a solution was found. I think he'd be an asset to any company and I would always welcome an opportunity to work with him again."
• LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelballhaus
•Transcript ID: 800971
•Access Code: mballhaus
•MCPD: Enterprise Application Developer
•MCTS: .NET Distributed Applications
•MCTS: .NET Web Applications
•MCTS: .NET Windows Applications
•SCJP: Sun Certified Java Programmer (SR3142089)