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Steve Gant 1725 Heather Lane Frederick, Maryland 21702 Contact: (240) 888-4677 Email: sg11c57e2@westpost.

net US citizen residing in Frederick, Maryland Clearances held: DHS Secret, Public Trust, NRC IT-I Mr. Gant is a CM manager and a Senior Software Engineer with the Rational Tool s uite with a successful track record of ensuring project success across the SDLC through skillful use of planning, organizing and administering Rational tools an d CM process management. SKILLS: Skill Name Last Used Experience Software Engineer Currently used 15 years Systems Administration Currently used 6 years Rational RequisitePro Currently used 8 years Rational ClearCase Currently used 6 years Rational ClearQuest Currently used 5 years Customer Trainer Currently used 10 years Crystal Reports Currently used 4 years Visual Basic 2 years ago 6 years COBOL Used 5 years Rational Products CM Tools: Can administer and troubleshoot/mentor the following products: Rational ClearCas e (incl. Multisite), ClearQuest, RequisitePro, ReqWeb (IIS server) in a XP based environment with the following COTS software: TAS, NFS Maestro and Oracle scrip t creation/editing (for RequisitePro Oracle backend database) across the SDLC sp ectrum. Rational ClearCase (and Multisite): ClearCase administration (including PVOB/VOB/Component creation, branching strat egies (for parallel development), linking ClearCase to ClearQuest, base-lining a nd delivery and deployment of code, customer training, creation of custom traini ng material, experience implementing scripts to make policy and protect users in ClearCase, multisite administration and help desk experience) in a Windows envi ronment. Experience using COTS software for Windows to access information in a UNIX environment (such as TAS or Samba) and troubleshooting any problems associa ted with ClearCase configuration or runtime issues. Rational Quality Manager: RQM administration including setting up of environment, importing test cases, te st scripts and requirements into the tool as well as customizing the tool to mee t customer needs. Rational RequisitePro: Able to create databases (Oracle back end), train/mentor other workers, install and configure product. Provide full customer support including trouble shooting problems and recommendation of procedures or upgrades if necessary. Rational ClearQuest: Install, administer and integrate ClearQuest with other Rational Tools such as C learCase or RequisitePro to manage defects and enhancements to code or requireme nts. I can create and administer users plus generate/analyze detailed reports u sing Crystal Reports. Create complex process diagrams along with documentation b ased on specs given. Perform CM tasks to ensure process management and implement ation of project workflow and protocol. Visual Basic/Crystal Reports Create complex GUI program/reports using Visual Basic with Crystal Reports to cr eate a custom-formatted SQL reports.

Software Engineer Evaluate, test, configure/install, select, train and support most COTS software products (example: Rational or Microsoft products) that may be required for comp any use. Experienced customer trainer in Rational tools with ability to create customized training material based on user need. Desired Job Type: Full-Time CM Manager or Rational Software Tools Administrator/trainer performing Rational Administration/SCM, COTS selection and/or evaluation, software/hardwar e deployment, customer training and user administration. Date of Availability to Start: immediate to 2 weeks after successful job notification Availability to interview: All hours Monday through Friday or on weekends from home Desired Rate / Salary: $65/hr or Negotiable (preferably W2)

WORK STATUS: US citizen residing in Frederick, Maryland with DHS Secret Clearance and NRC ITI clearance JOB EXPERIENCE: March 2010 a" Present CM Manager/Rational Tools Administrator GTEC (formerly Sig nature Government Solutions) ClearCase/CCRC Administrator Primary contact for all troubleshooting/configuration issues and assist IT servi ces in rollout and release of all new ClearCase installations/updates. Routinely fix problems dealing with ClearCase and ClearCase user questions and situations doing maintenance and configuring. Perform ClearCase Multisite administration ensuring all data replications between multiple sites. Rational Quality Manager Perform initial setup and customization of tool plus mentor users in proper usag e of tool. Link requirements to tool as well as import word and excel based tes t cases and test scripts into the tool. ClearQuest Administrator Ensure ClearQuest and CQWeb operational during business hours as well as adminis ter and patch to specifications based upon system/virus/program mandates as well as routinely fix problems dealing with ClearQuest and ClearQuest users question s and situations. Perform complex ClearQuest customizations using the ClearQues t API (with Perl). Assist in the day to day activities centered around ClearQue st maintenance. Primary contact for troubleshooting user problems, and metrics g eneration using 3rd party reporting tools like SoDa and Crystal Reports. RequisitePro and TestManager Administrator Administered tool and trained users in usage, administration and maintenance of RequisitePro tool and requirements while working with customers and users to eli cit requirements and create metrics reports as well as ensure best practices whi le using the tool. August 2009 a" November 2009 SR Systems Engineer/Requirements Administrator, SAI C Perform requirements administration with RequisitePro and Microsoft Excel along with the creation of ad-hoc reports. Prepared Power Point slides for training a s well as lunch and learn seminars.

October 2006 a" February 2009 CM Manager/Senior Rational Tools Administrator, Lo ckheed Martin (NRC and FBI/SENTINEL projects) May 2006 a" October 2006 contracted through MODIS at Lockheed Martin ClearCase Administrator/ClearCase troubleshooter Perform daily maintenance on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission ClearCase server and client machines. Primary contact for all troubleshooting/configuration issue s and assist IT services in rollout and release of all new ClearCase installatio ns/updates. Routinely fix problems dealing with ClearCase and ClearCase user que stions and situations doing maintenance and configuring. Perform ClearCase Mult isite administration ensuring all data replications between multiple sites. ClearQuest Administrator Routinely fix problems dealing with ClearQuest and ClearQuest users questions an d situations. Assist in the day to day activities centered around ClearQuest mai ntenance. Primary contact for troubleshooting user problems, and metrics generat ion using 3rd party reporting tools like SoDa and Crystal Reports. RequisitePro and TestManager Administrator Primary contact RequisitePro administrator for FBI/SENTINEL project. Successful ly created under an intense deadline the FBI/SENTINEL RequisitePro database ahea d of anticipated schedule. Administered tool and trained users in usage, admini stration and maintenance of RequisitePro tool and requirements while working wit h customers and users to elicit requirements and create metrics reports as well as ensure best practices while using the tool. December 2005 - May 2006 Senior Rational Tools Administrator, SRA International Lead Administrator for Rational Tools used for Patent Trade Office in Virginia. Team Lead for junior tool administrators. Lead meetings with the customer, eli cited requirements for project as well as ran upgrade team to upgrade Rational T ools from 2003.x to Rational 7.x. ClearCase Administrator/ClearCase troubleshooter Perform daily maintenance on the ClearCase server and client machines. Primary c ontact for all troubleshooting/configuration issues and assist IT services in ro llout and release of all new ClearCase installations. Routinely fix problems dea ling with ClearCase and ClearCase user questions and situations doing maintenanc e and configuring. ClearQuest Administrator Routinely fix problems dealing with ClearQuest and ClearQuest users questions an d situations. Assist in the day to day activities centered around ClearQuest mai ntenance. Primary contact for all troubleshooting, configuration, and metric gen eration. 3rd party skills required for metric reporting include Crystal Reports RequisitePro and TestManager Administrator Primary contact for administration and maintenance of said tools while creating and maintaining all users and scripts. Work with management and users on a daily basis to ensure best practices October 2004-November 2005 Rational Software Administrator, Squires Group. ClearCase Administrator/ClearCase troubleshooter Perform daily maintenance on the ClearCase server and client machines. Primary c ontact for all troubleshooting/configuration issues and assist IT services in ro llout and release of all new ClearCase installations. Routinely fix problems dea ling with ClearCase and ClearCase user questions and situations doing maintenanc e and configuring. ClearQuest Administrator Routinely fix problems dealing with ClearQuest and ClearQuest users questions an d situations. Assist in the day to day activities centered around ClearQuest mai ntenance. Primary contact for all troubleshooting, configuration, and metric gen eration. 3rd party skills required for metric reporting include Crystal Reports

RequisitePro and TestManager Administrator Primary contact for administration and maintenance of said tools while creating and maintaining all users and scripts. Work with management and users on a daily basis to ensure best practices. ERoom Administrator Primary Contact for administration and maintenance of ERoom. Routinely add users to ERoom, update and upgrade ERooms and keep track of the rooms to insure users are added to the appropriate room. Monitor license servers and perform/ensure b ackups are done. IPT team member Routinely sit at round table discussions about changes and enhancements to the C learCase and ClearQuest process. Software/Hardware used: Rational RequisitePro, Rational TestManager, Rational Cl earCase, Rational AnalystStudio, SQL Server, SQLAnywhere Environment: 2000, 2000 server March 2004-October 2004: Rational Software Administrator, Trinity Software Solut ions Inc. ToolSuite Administrator a" Responsible for ClearCase administration, RequisitePr o administration, ClearQuest troubleshooter. Provide Rational Tool administratio n for RequisitePro and ClearCase. Edit and perform builds and build audits for T hales radio systems. Provide COTS software improvements, evaluations and install ations, customer training, software support and upgrades and overall CM project management. Software/Hardware used: Rational RequisitePro, Rational ClearCase, Rational Anal ystStudio, Quartus May 2002-March 2004: Member Technical Staff 2, American Systems Corporation Chan tilly, Virginia ToolSuite Administrator - In charge of Rational AnalystStudio Suite responsible for installation and configuration of the Rational server and Rational environme nt. Create and administer Microsoft Access databases, provide COTS software impr ovements, evaluations and installations, customer training, software support and upgrades and overall project management (company wide). Wrote and oversaw writi ng of requirements for projects. Test/evaluate and install COTS software when ne cessary. Software/Hardware used: Rational RequisitePro, Rational ClearCase, Rational Rose , Rational AnalystStudio, Microsoft Access Environment: NT, 98, 2000 May 2000-February 2002: Member Technical Staff, Hughes Network Systems, Germanto wn, Maryland Provide COTS software improvements, evaluations and installations, customer trai ning, software support and upgrades and overall project management (company wide ). Wrote and oversaw writing of requirements for projects. Test/evaluate and ins tall COTS software when necessary. Created automatic install script using COTS a utomated installer software. Created intranet FAQs for further user support and documentation. Software/Hardware used: Rational RequisitePro, Rational ClearCase, Rational Rose Environment: UNIX, NT February 1998 a" May 2000 Programmer Analyst National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad

ministration (NOAA) COBOL programmer and Visual Basic programmer for ACAB program. Responsible for Y2K programming in COBOL and conversion of certain COBOL programs into Visual Ba sic (batch to interactive). Programming Languages used: COBOL, VAX,Visual Basic Environment: VAX EDUCATION: DeVry Institute of Technology, Atlanta Georgia - Graduated: February 1992 Degree: Bachelor of Science in Computer Information System Johns Hopkins University - Masters Certificate Oracle Database Administration 2003 References: Robert Weisenbeck, Project Director, Lockheed Martin NRC contract (240)753-0234 Mike Daley, Project Chief Technical Officer, Force 3 NRC contract (240)753-0228 Derek Sharp, Project Manager Lockheed Martin/Project Manager, DC Government (301)908-7187 Randy Kirzner, Sr. Technical Recruiter, Modis (240)456-2823 I have the overall training and experience to perform any duties assigned solo, or as part of a team, or function as a mentor/leader if necessary. Because of my teaching experience, I have excellent communication skills and can build meanin gful relationships with clients both internal and external.