The guru of Services Drafts Thomas Straub Software Engineer for over 35 years, and over 20 years on the Internet. A team player with proven skills in software design, systems analysis, database implementation and project management. Since 2003 I have been developing web sites on the Internet for clients based on the LAMP platform (based on PHP and/or Perl). Sites are designed with high security and fast response time as top priorities. The categories of sites developed include E-Commerce, Single Product Sales, Professional Services, Auctions, Article Sites and Blogs. Technologies used in the development of sites include: Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, Perl, C/C++ and HTML/CSS.EDUCATIONEastern Illinois UniversityB.S. Computer Management1978 - 1982College of DuPageA.A. Computer Science1976 - 1978EXPERIENCEBigNM LLCPresident and CEO2003 - PresentPresident and CEO of web hosting company that offers clients custom web system development on the the LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl) platform.S & B Engineers and Constructors, Ltd.Senior Systems Analyst1993 - 2002Advanced through several roles over time as an IT Security Analyst (1993-1995), Network Team Leader (1995-1996), Systems Project Leader (1996-1997), and Materials Management Senior Project Analyst (1997-2000), and Web Senior Systems Analyst (2001-2002).PC Discount MastersOwner1992 - 1993As President and Owner of independent computer consulting company, primarily worked on several short-term contracts for clients setting up local area networks,Crown ServicesSenior Systems Analyst1990 - 1991As Senior Systems Analyst, converted Honeywell based Ultimate system to an IBM RS/6000 platform running VMark Universe under AIX.U. S. ViedotelSenior Programmer Analyst1989 - 1990As Senior Programmer Analyst, developed on-line applications for the U.S. Videotel network using Minitel technology imported from France.Questech Inc.Software Development Manager1987 - 1989As Software Development Manager, Managed development of retail store point-of-sale and office management software system named WISP.Grant Systems, Inc.Systems Analyst1984 - 1987As Systems Analyst, team developing the FIN/SIM II real estate software. Work Terms My preference is for fixed-cost projects where the Business Client does not pay anything unless satisfied with the results.