Charles Lame - lameframes.com
Application Developer
SQL Developer
Excel Developer
ASP.NET, SQL Server, VB.NET, VBA and Excel based reporting and analysis
Charles Lame
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Charles C Lame
Phone: 618-659-1028
Alt. Phone: 618-593-0044
Email: c.lame@charter.net
Alt. Email: charles@lameframes.com


Summary Statement

15 years of experience in telecommunications/cable. 5 years of experience in higher education. Experienced application and reporting developer including database development and design. Experience with both formally structured reporting and with ad hoc development for special projects.



Work History

Telecommunications Work History
15+ years of progressively more responsible work in the cable television industry - including programming, analysis, project management and participation at the corporate director level.

Functional Description: Financial Applications Developer
Job Title: Finance Director / Director of Capital, Budget
Charter Communications
November, 2003 to February, 2012

Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for development and maintenance of software associated with capital budgeting and forecasting including modeling, application development, reporting and various ETL functions.


Functional Description: VB6/SQL Server programmer, Office applications developer, and project management
Job Title: Database Program Manager
Charter Communications
December, 2000 to November, 2003

Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for supervising development and maintenance of various Engineering Department applications including budgeting and physical plant reporting.


Functional Description: VB6/VBA developer
Job Title: Programmer III
Charter Communications
December, 1998 to December, 2000

Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for development of various interfaces for Engineering Department applications.


Functional Description: VB5/VBA developer
Job Title: Software Engineer
Marcus Cable
January, 1997 to May, 1998

Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for development of various interfaces and reports for Engineering and Accounting Departments.


Functional Description: Clipper developer
Job Title: Programmer/Analyst
Marcus Cable
August, 1995 to January, 1997

Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for development and support of enterprise capital purchasing application.


Higher Education Work History
15+ years of progressively more responsible work in the cable television industry - including programming, analysis, project management and participation at the corporate director level.

Functional Description: Math and Developmental Math Instructor
Job Title: Call Staff Lecturer
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
August, 1998 to December, 1998

Duties and Responsibilities:
Taught math and developmental math for the Mathematics Department and the Instructional Services Department - Arithmetic, Algebra, Precalculus, Statistics, and a Survey of Mathematics.


Functional Description: Math Instructor
Job Title: Math Instructor
Art Institute of Dallas
January, 1997 to May, 1997

Duties and Responsibilities:
Taught beginning and intermediate algebra.


Functional Description: Math and Developmental Math Instructor
Job Title: Call Staff Lecturer
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
Various, 1990 to Various, 1995

Duties and Responsibilities:
Various appointments within Mathematics and Instructional Services Departments


Functional Description: Math and Physics Instructor
Job Title: Instructor
Ranken Technical College
July, 1990 to May, 1991

Duties and Responsibilities:
Taught College Algebra and College Physics. Developed first set of curriculum for transferable credit math classes (College Algebra) including content and student objectives. Also responsible for study of retention within majors and demographic groups.


Functional Description: Math and Physics Graduate Assitiant
Job Title: Graduate Assistant
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
September, 1987 to May, 1990

Duties and Responsibilities:
Teaching Algebra, precalculus, and statistics. Tutoring and conducting problem sessions, Grading.



Skills

Software Applications and Tools
Experienced with database design and development and with application development. Also experienced with Office development to support enterprise functionality and reporting. Also experience with data modeling and data analysis in support of business operations.

Experienced with Office development to support enterprise functionality and reporting.

Microsoft Access - Intermediate to Advanced - 14.00 years
Primarily used as a front end for linked SQL server tables. Used for data import/export and for querying related to reporting.

Microsoft Excel - Advanced - 14.00 years
Inclucing advanced skills (pivot tables, charts, advanced lookup functions, etcetera. Also including advanced macro and VBA project development.

Microsoft T-SQL - Intermediate to Advanced SQL dev - 12.00 years
Includes development of functions and complex stored procedures plus integration within ETL Functions

Khalix - High Intermediate / Advanced - 7.00 years
Includes design and development of budget and forecast models using both base and schedule dimensions.

Visual Basic - Strong VB6, intermediate .NET - 6.00 years
Including ASP.NET

Office applications automation - High Intermediate / Advanced - 6.00 years
Including integration of ADO functionality.

PHP - Beginning to Intermediate - 1.00 years
Including AJAX

C# - Beginning C# Skills - 0.50 years


Oracle SQL - Beginning - 0.50 years
Including senior level college course work


Education

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville MS in Mathematics May, 1995
Major: Mathematics
Minor: -
Emphasis in Statistics including research on tolerance limits conducted using FORTRAN and SPSS.

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville BA in Physics September, 1987
Major: Physics
Minor: Mathematics
Included three years of working in the Physics department as an undergraduate assistant - setting up labs, teaching labs, tutoring, and conducting problem sessions.

Parkland College AAS in Electronics Engineering Technology May, 1983
Major: Electronics Engineering Technology
Minor: -
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With respect for and thanks to:
My wife, my daughter, my mother, and the rest of my family,
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
and the staff and students at SIUe
the university that ends with my favorite number,
Especially Cheryl Brunsman and The Office of Educational Outreach and
Dr. Douglas Bock, Dr. Bijoy Bordoloi, and Dr. Mark McKinney.