Robert T. Durfee

1885 Wildcat Trace Circle
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043



  Seeking employment as a software or web application developer.


  Microsoft C#, Visual, Visual Basic classic, SQL Server, Visual Source Safe, Active Server Pages (ASP) Classic and .NET, VBScript, VBA, Microsoft Access, FrontPage, Project, Crystal Reports, VSReports, SQL, HTML, CSS, AJAX, XML, COM, NUnit, CodeSmith, netTiers


2006-Present Senior Developer, Network Communications, Inc.
Function as a member of the development team for the Advertising and Sales Management Systems for Apartment Finder and The Real Estate Book. Develop new functionality and support change requests for web applications developed using ASP.NET and VB.NET. Develop stored procedures for SQL Server databases. Create technical specifications based on business use cases and change requests. Mentor junior developers and consultants. Currently a member of the development team migrating an enterprise ASP application to C#/ASP.NET 3.5.
2005 Software Developer/Consultant, Reed Construction Data
Maintain and support change requests relating to the RSMeans Construction Cost Database Visual Basic application. Develop requirements based on client business rules. Develop web applications and web services using and C#. Develop unit tests with NUnit and documentation with NDoc.
1999-2004 Lead IT Analyst, IT Department, Avon Products (2003-2004)
Function as lead programmer and IT project leader. Develop client/server applications using Visual Basic.NET, Visual Basic, ASP and ASP.NET.

Senior IT Analyst, IT Department, Avon Products (2002-2003)
Developed image-assisted order sorting application, currently in use by all four Avon distribution centers nationwide. Setup and maintain Intranet running Windows Server/IIS. Setup and maintain SQL Server 2000 database server. Develop database applications for the Intranet site using Active Server Pages, ADO, and HTML technologies. Develop Visual Basic clients for SQL Server.

Line Balance/Systems Analyst, Order Fulfillment Department, Avon Products (1999-2001)
Design and maintain custom databases and reports using Microsoft Access for the Line Balance and Order Fulfillment groups. Designed and implemented a Year-2000 compliant Access-based solution based on a dBase III application for the Line Balance group. Designed and implemented a Productivity Tracking system for the Order Fulfillment department. Developed solutions to retrieve data from multiple non-PC based systems for storage in an Access-based database for reporting and tracking purposes. Designed front-end applications for Oracle, SQL Server and Access databases. Provided support to application and database end-users and to MIS personnel.

Database Analyst, MIS Department, Avon Products (1999)
Designed and maintained custom databases and reports using Microsoft Access 97. Created applications, functions and macros to automate tasks using Visual Basic for Applications for Microsoft Office 97. Developed database utilities using Microsoft Visual Basic. Developed online help and documentation for database systems using Microsoft HTML Help for Windows. Provided support to application and database end-users.
1997-1999 Software Developer, Syzygy Software Inc.
Designed and programmed custom applications and online help for Growbiz/Computer Renaissance franchises. Example applications include price quoting, rental agreement and merchandise return tracking database applications. Designed and maintained the company Internet web site and Intranet. Assisted in administrating the company's local area network.


1987-1991 Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, Western Michigan University
  • Major in Computer Science; Minors in Mathematics and Russian


  • Avon "Top Rated" Review, 2003
  • Avon U.S. Supply Chain Excellence Award, 1st Quarter 2003
  • Avon U.S. President's Award, 2002
  • Avon U.S. Supply Chain STAR Award, 1st Quarter 2002
  • Avon U.S. Customer Service Excellence Award, 1st Quarter 2001
  • Avon U.S. ITS Excellence Award, 2001


      Available upon request.