Jeremy Abbott

Software Developer

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Work Experience

Solution Architect/Software Engineer Manager at Praeses:

As solution architect I'm responsible for both managing a team of 30 developers, and guiding the overall architecture of the Jurisdiction Online product.

Current role.

Created a banded pay scale in order to standardize developer salaries.

Oversaw the modernization of Jurisdiction Online's HTML so that it could run in all browsers.

Implemented a solution that allowed legacy applications to run in 64-bit mode.

Redesigned the organizational SDLC to include a comprehensive QA process.

Introduced a remote-friendly culture to help engage remote engineers.

2012-09-17 till 2016-05-30

Project Architect/Senior Engineer at Praeses:

As project architect I'm responsible for ensuring that new functionality not only meets customer requirements, but that it also contributes to the architectural roadmap.

Designed and implemented new hiring process that emphasizes practical code exercises and collaboration. The caliber of our development team has increased tremendously as a result.

Lead the team responsible for migrating legacy (VB6 & ASP) code to take advantage of lightweight web APIs. The new APIs are accessible by multiple clients, both ASP .NET MVC and iOS.

Wrote new utilities for client-side dynamic form/field generation using JavaScript/Knockout/jQuery.

Designed new client-side architecture for dynamic forms engine with cross-field validation based on a custom DSL. Analysts can configure customer data through an administrative UI. Previously these updates were made via SQL scripts.

Empowered developers to design their own training plans while also providing guidance for overall team training.

2008-05-01 till 2012-09-16

Developer and Project Manager at Praeses:

Onboarded new customers onto platform and served as an interface between customers and development team.

Lead the rollout of 7 new customers onto regulatory object platform.

Designed repeatable pattern (ETL) for migrating customer data.

Trained new developers on the core platform functionality and business rules.

Designed and implemented REST API for creating data-driven Word documents and storing them in Amazon using ASP.NET Web API.

2006-09-17 till 2008-05-01

Software Developer Intern at Praeses:

Acquired invaluable professional software engineering experience while designing and implementing an internal customer dashboard.

Wrote standards for designing and implementing reports in SQL Server Reporting Services.

Designed and implemented internal metrics dashboard and reporting suite.

Rewrote stored procedures to support redesigned customer workflow.


2004-08-16 till 2008-05-14

Louisiana State University Shreveport

Bachelor: Computer Science (3.5)


.NET (C#) (Advanced): MCSD: Web Applications, ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET Web API

Web Development (Advanced): HTML, CSS, JavaScript

SQL Server (Intermediate): Design, Query Optimization, Performance

Mobile Development via Xamarin (Beginner): MVVM, Forms, iOS

Frameworks/Tools (Intermediate): Knockout, StructureMap, AutoMapper, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, FAKE (F# Make)

Misc (Intermediate): Git, F#, Continuous Integration/Deployment, Functional Programming