Roger Martin - Expert Software Developer, Architect, and Consultant

Boulder, CO 80304      303-374-4108


Microsoft Certified Professional Developer
  • A senior software architect and developer specializing in C# development for the Microsoft .NET platform
  • An enthusiastic technologist with the ability to communicate clearly with sponsors, business analysts and technical team members
  • MCPD Certification
  • 19 years professional experience

Summary of Skills

  • C#
  • Visual Basic
  • SQL
  • JavaScript
Web Technologies
  • AJAX
  • jQuery / jQuery UI
  • Silverlight / WPF / XAML
  • Web Services
  • CSS
Development Tools
  • Visual Studio
  • SQL Server Management Studio
  • SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
  • JetBrains ReSharper
  • Fiddler
  • Reflector / DotPeek
  • Team Foundation Server
  • Subversion / TortoiseSVN
  • Axosoft OnTime
  • Altova XMLSpy
  • Sandcastle
  • SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • Entity Framework
  • MS Dynamic Data
  • SQLite
  • XML / XSLT / XSD
  • UML
  • Database Normalization
  • Design Patterns
  • Agile Development
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Microsoft Office
  • .NET Windows Forms 
  • Windows Services
  • LDAP (Active Directory)
  • ADSI (Microsoft Exchange)
  • Stored Procedures
  • TDD
  • Virtual PC / Hyper-V
  • IIS Administration
  • Visio

Work History

Tech Info Systems

Boulder, CO

Owner – 1999 to present

Business Software Consulting and Development services for businesses.

Recent projects include:

  • Gallery Server Pro (2002-present) – Developed and released by Roger under the GPL open source license at, Popular web gallery created and developed by Roger. Released under the GPL open source license at, Gallery Server Pro is a complex web application that enables users to share photos, videos, audio files, and other documents online. Features thumbnail and optimized image generation, album creation and maintenance, rotation and caption editing, and advanced features such as real-time upload feedback and automatic decompressing and album generation of hierarchical zip files. Downloaded over 200,000 times. C#, ASP.NET, Silverlight, SQLite, SQL Server, XML, XSL, HTTP Modules and Handlers, SharpZipLib, Wise for Windows 6.2, ComponentArt Web.UI for ASP.NET.
  • Demand Manager (Brooks Automation, 2011-213) - Created work order tracking system for manufacturing company with about 80 employees. Application directed manufacturing personnel what to build each day and tracked orders as they were packed out. Additional modules supported inventory and part management, late order visibility, and custom label printing. Technologies used: ASP.NET, LightSwitch, WCF, SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, C#, XAML, Silverlight, Dymo & Zebra printing
  • Retirement Software Upgrade (CUNA Mutual Group, 2010) - Migrated Members Retirement Solutions client application from local data storage to SOA architecture using web services and SQL Server. Built automated data migration tool with SSIS. ASP.NET, VB.NET, SQL Server, SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Visual Basic 6, Microsoft Access
  • Report Management and Delivery Web Application (Interbit Data, 2009) - Designed and implemented a web application that provided secure access to reports for use by doctors and other health professionals. Provided user authentication, deletion, archive, and zip file retrieval services. C#, ASP.NET, Entity Framework, SQLite, SharpZipLib, ComponentArt Web.UI for ASP.NET.
  • Gift Card Integration (The Fireside Theatre, 2008) - Designed and implemented a new business process to allow customers to use gift cards across theater, dining, and gift shop business units. Technologies used: Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), C#, SQL Server.
  • Energy Audit Web Application (Alliant Energy, 2008) - Worked with business analyst to enhance an existing web application for Alliant's customer energy auditing program. Technologies used: ASP.NET, C#, MS AJAX.
  • Insurance Web Application (General Casualty, 2005-2007) – Worked with a team of developers to create a complex web application that helped independent agents create insurance policies for General Casualty’s Commercial Business Auto product. The application had an innovative Business Rule Engine to efficiently enforce complex insurance rules. Technologies used: ASP.NET, C#, COM+, DB2, XML, Cruise Control, nAnt, nUnit.
  • Word 2003 XML Report Generation (Environ, 2005) – Created web application that generated Word documents by merging Word XML templates with database data. ASP.NET, C#, Word 2003, XML, XSD, SQL Server 2000.
  • Town of Koshkonong, WI (2005) – Donated a complete redesign of the Town of Koshkonong’s website at The website is a disciplined implementation of XHTML Strict 1.0 and valid CSS.
  • SMTP Recipient Filter (2004) – Built Windows Service that intercepted emails passing through the SMTP Service and validated recipients against either Active Directory or a whitelist of email addresses in database. Also created Windows Forms administration utility to manage Windows Service. C#, Windows Services, Windows Forms, COM Interop, LDAP, Active Directory, SQL Server, Wise for Windows 6.1.
  • Weather Buddy (2003) – Built Windows Forms application that displays current temperature based on zip code in system tray. Released as open source and has been downloaded over 10,000 times. C#, Windows Forms, web services, Windows Installer.

RMT, Inc.

Madison, WI

.NET Architect / Developer – December 2004 to March 2005

Architected and built a complex data-driven web application that greatly improved compliance management. Mentored colleagues in .Net technologies. ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server 2000, XSD, Telerik’s r.a.d. web controls, incremental iterative design methodology.

Helix Technology Corporation

Longmont, CO

Applications Programmer – April 2000 to August 2003

Built internal applications for a company of 500 employees. VB, VBScript, ASP, COM, SQL Server, XML, XSL, VB.NET, ASP.NET, Crystal Reports, Seagate Info, Visual SourceSafe.

  • Performed complete life cycle project management from initial employee interviews to determining design requirements, software modeling, development, implementation, and user training.
  • Responsible for the corporate-wide implementation of a shared .Net environment.
  • Projects included a timesheet submission/approval/reporting system (ASP), a bill of materials utility (ASP.NET), a flat BOM calculator (ASP.NET), and a training web application (ASP.NET).
  • Managed the data conversion of all company data during an ERP implementation involving HP3000, SQL Server 2000, and J.D. Edwards. Used DTS Packages, SQL Server Scheduled Jobs, VBScript, T-SQL and stored procedures.
  • Designed and implemented web-based reporting using Crystal Reports web server and Seagate Info.

Helix Technology Corporation

Manufacturing Engineer / Software Developer – Dec. 1995 to April 2000

Responsible for all aspects of equipment used in production of vacuum gauges, including software development, tool and hardware design / installation / maintenance, and continuous process improvement. VB, COM, Access, Excel, HP VEE.

  • Project manager for custom software / hardware implementations with budgets up to $100,000.
  • Developed the company’s first use of ActiveX Automation to link manufacturing equipment directly to relational databases.

Pierce Manufacturing

Appleton, WI

Test Engineering Intern – January 1994 to August 1994

Worked in the Research and Development Department and performed the following tasks:

  • Designed and executed software-based data acquisition of various vehicle characteristics (stresses, pressures, temperatures, etc.)
  • Analyzed resulting test data using statistical and graphical methods and made recommendations for further action.


University of Wisconsin, Platteville, WI

BS in Mechanical Engineering, Spring, 1995 (GPA 3.48)


Microsoft Certified Professional Developer: ASP.NET Developer 3.5 (MCPD)
Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)


Passed the following certification exams:

70-564 Designing and Developing Applications Using the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, Mar 2010

70-562 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Application Development, Mar 2010

70-536 Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 – Application Development Foundation, Dec 2006

70-229 Designing and Implementing Databases with Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Enterprise Edition, Nov 2001

70-100 Analyzing Requirements and Defining Solution Architectures, Oct 2000

70-176 Designing and Implementing Desktop Applications with Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0, Jan 2001

70-175 Designing and Implementing Distributed Applications with Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0, June 2001


  • "Gallery Server Pro - An ASP.NET Gallery for Sharing Photos, Video, Audio and Other Media"

CodeProject, November 2008

  • "SQLite Membership, Role, and Profile Providers"

CodeProject, March 2009


Available upon request.