Thomas W. Heim Jr.
39 W. Del Rio Dr.
Tempe, AZ. 85282
Resume & Cover Letter in MS Word Format

Major: B.S. Chemistry - University of Arizona 1980
Minors: Computer Science, Math/Physics

C, C++, PASCAL, FORTRAN, DCL, HTML, JavaScript, Perl, VBScript, MACRO11/32, BASIC, COBOL

Operating Systems:
OpenVMS(VMS, POSIX), UNIX(ULTRIX, Digital(OSF/1), HP-UX, Red Hat Linux, AIX, Solaris, OS X(Darwin)), Windows(95, 98, NT, 200x, XP), ELN, RSX-11M/M+, RT-11, CP/M

Patents Pending: (U.S. & International)
Flexible Realtime Data Access Method for Memory Resident Systems
Multiple Computer Access to A Process Control System

Active member of the Encompass (previously known as Digital Equipment Computer User Society - DECUS) since 1979; speaking at both the National Symposia and the Local User Group (LUG). Current Chairperson, and Webmaster for the Cactus LUG.

Mr. Heim has over twenty-five years experience in the computer industry with extensive hands-on data center operations management experience which include hardware planning, production scheduling, change management, hardware and operating upgrades, issue resolution, system failure and fault isolation, and overall technical center and personnel oversight.

Server experience includes OpenVMS starting with early VAXen and AlphaServer clusters with Apache Secure Web Server and SAN hardware and later development and migration strategies to Alphas and IA64 Integrity platforms. Most variations of UNIX, including HP-UX, Solaris and Linux, and configuration and management of a number of Windows Servers.

Application development experience includes projects written in C/C++, Pascal and FORTRAN. Software Development Life Cycle, Project Management, Root Cause Analysis, Lean & Six-Sigma continuous improvement tools and techniques. Leverage learned and prior work experience in the design and implementation of robust, innovative technology solutions to complex problems. Leading reviews of implemented technology solutions, documenting lessons learned and recommending enhancements or improvements where appropriate.

The following is a complete list of his experience. A list of references will be provided upon request:

Heim EnterpriZes Ltd. (1989 - present)
Member HP's Developer and Solution Partner Program
Have Laptop, Will Travel

Providing technical solutions for:
  • OpenVMS®, UNIX, Windows
  • Manufacturing/Warehouse Automation
  • Client/Server Interfaces
  • Total Wireless Solutions
  • System Management
  • Process Control
  • Server Consolidation and Migration
  • Internet Access/Web Page Services

Reuters America (May 2007 - Current Position)

Union Switch and Signal (Oct. 2006 - April 2007)

ON Semiconductor (Global VMS System Manager) - (Apr. 2006 - 6 Month Contract)

Freescale Semiconductor (Member Technical Staff) (Sept. 2005 - Mar. 2006)

Medtronic Microelectronics Center (Principal Software Engineer) - (Apr. 1998 - Sept. 2004)

Intel (Principal Software Engineer) - (Oct. 1997 - Apr. 1998)

Honeywell IAC (Principal Software Engineer) - (May 1989 - Oct. 1997)

SIMPACT Associates, INC. (Member Technical Staff) - (Jan. 1988 - May 1989)
Member of the Computer Systems Engineering Group

Newspaper Systems, Support & Engineering Associates (Technical Staff) - (May 1987 - Nov. 1987)

White Data Systems (Systems Analyst) - (Nov. 1985 - April 1987)

SIMPACT Associates, INC. (Member Technical Staff) - (Sep. 1984 - Nov. 1985)
Member of the Consulting Services group.

Digital Equipment Corp. (Senior Software Specialist) - (Feb. 1984 - Aug. 1984)
Member of the Digital Software Services group.

Digital Equipment Corp. (Software Engineer II) - (Apr. 1982 - Feb. 1984)
Member of the Software Engineering and Systems Automation group.

GTE Microcircuits (Software Analyst) - (May 1979 - Apr. 1982)