Eric Carter

892 Wymount Terrace • Provo, UT 84604• (801) 371-5710 • eric_carter@byu.edu • http://osm7.cs.byu.edu/eric

Employment

Dr. David Embley, Department of Computer Science, Brigham Young University

Research Assistant, Object-Oriented Systems Modeling Lab, Fall 1995 to present

U.S. Department of Education, Sigma Systems

Consultant, January 1995 to Present

Worked as a consultant on PACTS technologies.

Created 32-bit Windows 95 and Windows NT version of PACTS.

BYU PACTS Development

Software Engineer and Program Manager, January 1992 to Present

Developed, working by myself, a large Microsoft Windows application (PACTS, 60 thousand lines of code) written predominantly in Visual Basic with DLLs developed in Visual C++. PACTS automates a training and certification program.

Conceptualized, designed functionality and interface, specified, coded, documented, tested, and shipped the product over a three year period. Wrote a 300 page manual and extensive Windows help system.

PACTS has achieved national recognition and has been licensed to the U.S. Department of Education, several large corporations, universities, and resellers.

Developed a server-side program called World Wide PACTS that allows a company to make PACTS training manuals and certification tests available on an internet site. This has generated interest in using PACTS to create distance learning systems.

Education

Brigham Young University

Completing a masters in Computer Science, Graduation Date: December 1997.

Current GPA: 3.97.

B.S. in Computer Science, April 1996.

Minors completed in Chemistry and English. Also completed BYU’s pre-medicine program.

Recipient of BYU’s Presidential Scholarship, the highest scholarship awarded at BYU. This scholarship is awarded to only 12 men and 12 women each year.

Skills

Proficient with C++, MFC, Java, Visual Basic, Object-Oriented modeling (analysis, specification, and design), Object-Oriented and Relational database design and theory. Fluent in Spanish.

References

Dr. David Embley, Professor of Computer Science, Brigham Young University
3334 TMCB Provo, UT 84602 (801) 378-6470

Dr. Norm Finlinson, Director of Financial Aid, Brigham Young University
A-41 ASB Provo, UT 84602 (801) 378-4659

Ford Stevenson, Associate Dean Admissions & Records, BYU
A-41 ASB Provo, UT 84602 (801) 378-6433