Emanuel Méndez

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Emanuel J. Méndez-Rivas

Saint Cloud, FL
Martin Smith
(407) 495-7848 emendezrivas@gmail.com

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Action-driven and results-oriented IT Professional with over 10 years of solid experience in web and database development using Microsoft technologies. Proficient using the best practices possible to develop reusable, efficient and maintainable programming components, always looking for the best performance on the solutions implemented. Able to learn new technologies in a timely manner, with the ability of moving from one technology to another without any problems. Demonstrated leadership skills managing both onsite and offshore teams. Possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work with multiple tasks on large scale projects simultaneously and under pressure. Comfortable with working in teams as well as individually and with limited supervision. Bilingual in English and Spanish, both spoken and written.


March 2015 - PRESENT

.NET Developer

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

Maintain and enhance the company’s park websites, adding new functionalities to drive up company’s revenue and provide better services to guests, using Sitecore CMS. Develop and sustain methods and functionalities for the Ecommerce engine used by the company’s park websites. Create new internal tools to benefit the team’s release process using the latest technologies. Document current processes, create descriptive diagrams and investigate solutions for new projects.

August 2014 - February 2015


NextSphere Technologies

Manage an offshore team in India, consisting of three junior software engineers. Conduct several technical interviews to evaluate potential candidates for the offices in India. Analyze new requirement for a health insurance system and divide them into tasks for the team. Document multiple SQL Server Integration Service (SSIS) solutions for the health insurance system. Maintain and create new modules for two ASP.NET websites in WebForms and MVC 4, using C#, JavaScript (with jQuery) and SQL Server.

May 2013 - June 2014

Web Developer


Developed web-based government applications and its components, with high visibility on the company. Documented client needs in a Business Requirement Document (BRD), and developed design documentation for the implementation of the BRD. Maintained existing ASP.NET applications, adding functionalities based on the client’s needs. Initiated and lead the adoption of ASP.NET MVC for new developments. Mentored coworkers in the use of best practices for ASP.NET MVC and jQuery.

October 2010 - May 2013


Internet Vision Development Corp.

Designed and developed custom-made and web-based applications for clients from different business environments, using technologies such as C#, ASP.NET, SQL Server and jQuery. Planned, designed and developed employer’s top mobile application: Social Alert. Developed the design documentation for a new system to integrate the Social Alert mobile application with alarm systems. Advice in the design of many databases for the systems developed.

July 2010 - October 2010


EM Systems Group

Assisted in the installing of the system to emboss debit cards for Doral Bank and implemented a system to print IDs for a church and a Credit Union bank. Perform service technician and programmer duties for the company. Lead the first stages of the development of the Help Desk system for the company.

September, 2006 - July, 2010

Researcher, Programmer, Team Lead

Universidad Metropolitana

Assisted Computer Science professor in research duties to implement a virtual map of the Universidad Metropolitana’s Scientific Investigation building. Participated in research summer internships across different universities in the US. Led a team for a worldwide competition, held by Microsoft, whose objective was to develop an application that help to solve the biggest problems in the world.


June 2010

Universidad Metropolitana, B.S. Computer Science


C# 8/10
.NET 8/10
ASP.NET Web API 8/10
Sitecore 7/10
SQL Server 8/10
Visual Studio 9/10
Team Foundation Server (TFS) 9/10
Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) 9/10
JavaScript 8/10
jQuery 8/10
CSS 8/10
Bootstrap 8/10
VB.NET 6/10
SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) 6/10
SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) 6/10
Microsoft Office 8/10
DotNetNuke CMS 6/10
Entity Framework 8/10
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) 7/10
ASP.NET Web Forms 8/10