Eric Vickery, Systems Architect


Enterprise Java Framework for Rapid Application Development


Architect for the Airlift for Java RAD framework. Utilized Object Oriented Analysis and Design practices, Universal Modeling Language, and visual tools such as MagicDraw UML, to architect a development framework which is both broad in industry applicability, and highly efficient, reusable and robust in its design. Applied Best Practices and proven Design Patterns to the architecture, implementation and testing phases of the Airlift project.

Airlift Group, Birmingham, AL, Nashville, TN

Eric Vickery, Architect
Spring 2001 to present

Development Manager/Architect
E-Commerce Internet Transport Software
Java2 Enterprise Edition/EJB/XML/Oracle/SQL Server/Windows NT/2000/C++/MFC/DCOM

Development Manager/Architect for Internet E-Commerce and transport applications. The main InsideAgent application provides B2B E-Commerce transport capabilities to large corporations. Functionality includes web based administration using a variety of technologies including ASP, HTML, CGI, and others. It also includes Internet data transport based on the GISB, EDIINT-AS2, ebXML, FTP, and SMTP standards. For backend integration there is a Java based application that lets clients easily connect backend systems with the InsideAgent server. Designed and helped code a workflow system for a large hospital that included a graphical process builder, web based front end, roles based security, database driven highly scalable workflow rules engine, and extensible workstation objects. Currently working on some new 100% Java designs utilized Object Oriented Analysis and Design practices, UML, and the XP interative process. Manage the day to day and strategic operations of the development department.

8760, Inc., Birmingham, AL, Atlanta, GA, Boston, MA

John WIlliams, CEO 
Summer 1997 to Present

Chief Architect - Client Side Services
3-Tier Architecture

Co-designed and assisted in the development of a project to migrate an existing client server business application to a 3-tier application using Intranet and Distributed Object technologies. Worked with various Java 1.0.2 development tools, Visigenicís VisiBroker for Java, WebLogic T3, JDBC, RMI, etc.

Revere Inc., Birmingham, AL
Mark Kajdos, Chief Scientist
Winter 1997 - Summer 1997

Software Engineer/Architect
Radio Rating Software

Designed and developed applications for automating radio stations. These included an application to schedule the music radios stations play and an application for creating and managing call-out and auditorium research. Created licensing utility to protect all of TAPSCAN's applications. Utilized C++, MFC, SQL, Win32 API, Win32 Multimedia API.

TAPSCAN, Inc. Birmingham, AL
Brad Regiel, Director of Radio Programming
Spring 1995 - Winter 1997

Director of Development and Tech Support
Windows Multimedia Development
C/Windows SDK

Assisted in the design and development of award winning retail multimedia control software for the Windows environment. This included MCS Stereo, a component rack system that looked like a stereo and was bundled with most major sound cards. A sound editing Application that included QSound a 3D audio technology and others. Utilizing C, C++, Assembler, Windows SDK, And Borland's compilers. Implemented a bug tracking system for tech support. Managed the development and tech support departments.

Animotion Development Corp., Birmingham, AL
Tom Baggett, President
Spring 1992 - Spring 1995

Software Engineer
Accounting System

Extensive customization of the accounting system built in FoxPro on UNIX. Added automatic PO generation and automated many other tasks. Enhanced the multiuser capability, increased performance

Custom Supply, Birmingham, AL
BJ Purcell, Owner
Summer 1989 - Spring 1992


Associates Degree, Electronics, Bessemer State Technical College

Majored in Computer Science, University of Alabama Birmingham


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