Janet Brumbaugh
President/Senior Mobile Engineer, Bobcat Technologies, Inc.
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An accomplished engineer with extensive experience
A creative problem solver
A proven track record of designing and implementing flexible high quality solutions.
Technical:
Android, iOS, Swift, Java, Firebase, Wearables, Real-Time Communication, SQL, Google Maps, Push Notifications, JSON, OOP, Xcode, Android Studio, Full life cycle experience.

Work History:

May 2015 - present: President / Senior Mobile Engineer, Bobcat Technologies, Inc.
Developed Solstice, an Android app developed for the Berkeley Cleantech University Prize Competition (Feb. 2017). The product won first place.

Currently contracting with VuSpex as a senior Android developer. Responsible for adding new features such as pinch / zoom gesture recognizing, custom messaging, Real-Time Communication (RTC/ Video ).

Developed MyRecordings : a recording and playback app to both Google Play and the Apple Store :
Awarded Reviewers' Choice Winner for 2012 on FileDir.com!
Reviewers Choice. My Voice Recorder for Android
Note that this app used to be named 'My Voice Recorder' and is listed under the old name on FileDir.com
Google Play link : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.jbrumbaugh.myvoicerecorder
Apple Store link : https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/myrecordings-pro-voice-recorder/id1157715875?mt=8
Allows users to pause and resume playback and recording. Supports multiple formats. Users can share recordings, set as ringtones, concatenate, rename and delete. The Android app has a companion wearable.

Built two map based apps for both Android and iOS. The Android app uses the Google Maps API. The iOS map is developed with Swift and uses the MapKit Framework and CoreData. Integrated Firebase and Geofire into both apps.

Developed an Android SMS / MMS text messaging application. Uses SmsManager, Android Audio and Video API's, Intent Services, SQLite database, and UI components. Allows the user to send SMS and MMS messages with attachments.

2014 -2015: Senior Android Developer, Earth Networks
Responsible for adding new features for the WeatherBug Android app, including a widget, and UI/UX improvements. Developed a new OOP based framework for re-useable views that utilized Android Fragments.

2012 - 2014: Senior/Principal Android / iOS Engineer, Self Employed
Senior Android Developer for Modis Staffing. Work was performed for Mobeam, Inc.
Responsible for Research and Development for new features for the Beep'nGo Android application ( currently 5 million downloads ). Added new features for shortcuts and widgets. Researched and implemented custom camera with the auto-focus feature using the Android Camera API's. Added capability to scan in new types of barcodes such as the PDF417 format.

Principal Android Engineer for Android and iOS SDKs. Developed for Bunndle, Inc.
Responsible for designing and implementing Android and iOS SDK's. Features include SQLite databases, callbacks / delegates, JavaScript interfaces for web view controls, asynchronous operations , http networking, and JSON.

2011 - 2012: Principal / Lead Android Engineer, MyRete Inc.
Principal / Lead Android Engineer for 'WhosHere', a location based social networking Android App with over 1,000,000 downloads.
Google Play Link : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.whoshere.whoshere

Responsible for design, architecture and development. Allows users to live chat, share pictures, and browse lists of members based on GPS location. Technical features include the GPS LocationManager, Push Notifications, Content Providers such as MediaStore and ContactManager, the CameraManager, networking, JSON, multi-threading, asynchronous callbacks, and SQLite database. The UI includes animations and scrolling list views containing downloaded images.

2008 - 2011: Senior Software Engineer (Contractor)
Lead / Android Engineer for 'BlueBeat', a 4 star music service Android app developed for Media Rights Technologies Inc.
Google Play Link : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mrt.bluebeat
Uses the Android MediaPlayer, SQLite local database, multi-threading, asynchronous callbacks, push notifications, and REST API's. UI includes animations and scrolling list views. Integrated with Google Voice Search.

Senior Software Engineer for a web application developed for Equity Marketing Solutions, LLC
Developed a suite of full-stack web apps for managing shopping feeds. The architecture used REST API's, MySQL database, and JavaScript/AJAX/HTML/CSS

2005 - 2008: Software Engineer III, VeriSign Inc.
As a member of a small team, developed a new product for mobile phones to backup and restore contacts. Used Java and JDBC to communicate with the backend database.

2002 - 2005: Senior Software Engineer, Media Rights Technologies
Responsible for the development of a desktop application for an online music service.

1999-2002: Senior Software Engineer, Thuridion
Team Lead for development of an application that provided free internet service for users.

1996 - 1999: Senior Software Engineer, Ellipsys Technologies
Responsible for UI for an app that analyzed phone calls and problem tracking for large carriers.

1984 - 1996: Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space Co.
Lead Engineer / Acting Supervisor – Test Equipment and Instrumentation design support
Responsible for overseeing maintenance of test equipment used for acceptance testing of hardware.
Responsible for the project management of a major upgrade to test equipment. Represented the Santa Cruz facility in negotiating schedule deadlines and budget allocation with other Lockheed departments.

Education:
Bachelor of Arts- Computer and Information Science, Mathematics Subprogram
University of California, Santa Cruz 1984

References available upon request




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