Melvin Tucker

  

Groups I belong to

Washington DC Scrum User Group

Biography

I am a Senior Software Engineer/Architect, with project manager-level experience, specializing in object-oriented analysis (OOA), design (OOD), and programming (OOP). Expert in software development on the Microsoft .NET Framework. Experienced in multi-tier, database-driven, client-server, Internet, Web, and wireless development using the Microsoft .NET Framework. Special focus on making systems better through Agile Methodologies such as eXtreme Programming, rearchitecture, refactoring, code cleanup, and redesign. Customer/client centered with emphasis on high quality and system integrity. Enjoys mentoring and motivating team members. I have led, mentor and coach teams and organizations using agile methodologies including MSF, Scrum and Extreme Programming. I have served as a Project Manager, Senior Software Engineer, a Senior Consultant, and a mentor, a Methodology Consultant, a Senior Software Architect and a Development Team Leader on various projects.

SpecialtiesAs the Senior Systems Architect I executed, and finalized software development projects according to strict deadlines while stating within budget. Strong knowledge of .Net application development, enterprise architecture concepts, process

Work experience

ALTA IT Services, Senior .NET Solution Architect
June 2012 - Present, , United States
My responsibilities included Architect, engineer, design, documents, and supports business solutions in the architect role. Deep knowledge of business functions and excels leveraging this knowledge in the development of process level views of application portfolios. A subject matter expert in technology and business and a thought leader for assisting senior technology or business leaders in determining the current and future direction in their area or related areas.