Benjamin Eugene Key

12343 Hunters Chase Dr. Apt 826

Austin, Texas 78729-7217

Home: (512) 250-2239

Mobile: (512) 773-0652

E-Mail: Ben.Key@YekNeb.com

Summary

A dedicated, self-motivated, and self-taught Software Engineer with demonstrated success in the design and development of Assistive Technology applications for Microsoft Windows operating systems. Sixteen years of experience in developing software using C++ and a deep understanding of using object-oriented design principles. Proven problem-solving skills. Proven ability to acquire knowledge about new concepts independently in a short amount of time.

Qualifications

Programming Languages

Markup Languages

APIs, Frameworks, and Libraries

Applications

Operating Systems

Other Skills

Experience

Software Engineer

May 2017 – Present
TPG, a Vispero company
Clearwater, FL
https://www.paciellogroup.com/

Software Engineer

January 2000 – May 2017
Vispero
Saint Petersburg, FL
https://vispero.com/

Used my knowledge of C++, Object Oriented Programming techniques, Microsoft Windows Internals, Win32 API, STL, MFC, ATL, WTL, COM, MSAA, Microsoft SAPI 4, Microsoft SAPI 5, Microsoft Visual Studio versions 6 through 2017, and debugging and troubleshooting in carrying out the following responsibilities. These responsibilities included the implementation of new product features, refactoring of old code, and fixing bugs.

Associate Software Engineer

January 1999 - January 2000
Henter-Joyce
Saint Petersburg, FL

Education

University of South Carolina

August 1997 - September 1998
Columbia, South Carolina

Pursued an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering. No degree was obtained.

Midlands Technical College

August 1994 - May 1997
Columbia, South Carolina

General studies with a focus on Biology. No degree was obtained.