Allie Untracht

Allie Untracht is the Assistant Editor of Dice. She graduated Cum Laude from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelor of Science in Electronic Media, Arts and Communications, and minors in Computer Science and Social Psychology. She has a range of experience in film and TV production with contribution on such titles as NBC’s the Voice. A geek at heart, she appreciates the victory of a well written piece of code, and is comfortable writing in Java, C++, JavaScript, OpenGL, HTML/CSS, and a little assembly language. She lives in Queens and enjoys sunshine, long walks and cooking local food.

People Moves: HP, Microsoft, Elemental, CACI

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A quick look at some of the movement among IT people this week. As part of an effort to broaden its product portfolio and combat falling profits, Hewlett-Packard announced that Todd Bradley will transition from his role as Vice President of Printing and Personal Systems to Vice President of Strategic Growth Initiatives. He’ll work closely with CEO Meg Whitman to “identify partnership opportunities with early stage companies that will help HP grow.” Bradley will be replaced by Dion Weisler, currently… continue…

People Moves: Information Transport Solutions, RingCentral, Zumbox

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A quick look at some of the movement among IT people this week: As part of its initiative to transition from an owner-operated business model to an executive leadership model, data solutions company Information Transport Solutions separated its CEO position into three distinct roles: CEO, COO and CFO. Steve Meany, previously a manager at Cisco, was hired as CEO. Meanwhile, Quincy Minor, previously Vice President of Operations, transitioned to the COO position and Jeff Drury, who acted as COO and… continue…

People Moves: Mad Catz Update, Apple, Twitter

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A quick look at some of the movement among IT people this week. Mad Catz Interactive, a flight software and video game developer and distributor of third party games and video game products, appointed Karen K. McGinnis as Chief Financial Officer. McGinnis replaces Allyson Evans, who recently announced her resignation. [Mad Catz] Apple hired former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Chief Lisa Jackson as Vice President of Environmental Initiatives. Jackson worked for the EPA on and off for 25 years, and… continue…

People Moves: BitPay, Viggle, Mad Catz and More

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A quick look at some of the movement among IT professionals this week: Microsoft CIO Tony Scott resigned after five years with the software giant. Jim Dubois, vice president of IT product and services management, will serve as interim CIO. [Dice News] Bitcoin payment processing company BitPay hired Jeff Garzik for a developer position. Garzik had been working part-time for the company as a core developer of the Bitcoin protocol, while also working full-time for Red Hat. Chaz Ferguson, a… continue…

People on the Move

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A quick look at some of the movement among IT people this week: Telecommunications company Bandwidth named Brent Mello Vice President of Origination and Messaging Products. He’s previously held leadership positions at Level 3 and IntelePeer. Meantime, Ryan Henley became Vice President of Customer Operations, responsible for iRevenue Assurance & Customer Billing, Data Services, the Customer Account Management team and Customer Experience. Most recently he was a consultant for Advanced Technology Group. [Bandwidth] With the acquisitions of Cloud Nine Media… continue…

Sample Resume: Linux System Administrator

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Sarah Wright New York:  714 3rd Ave. Apt. 6B  162 Durgin Park Rd.Boston: New York, NY 00000Boston, Mass. 00000 email@gmail.com | 000.555.1212 | swright@somedomain.com Linux Certified System Administrator Self- starter, highly motivated Linux expert offering four years’ experience as an open source aficionado and creator of a healthy and robust networking environment. Key Accomplishments Increase network uptime and system availability by 38 percent Facilitate the growth of ABC Financial including the acquisition of XYZ Automate administrative tasks through scripting Reduce… continue…

Sample Resume: Windows Desktop Specialist

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Jeff Wong 125 N. Elm Dallas, Texas 00000 000.555.1212 | email@gmail.com | jwong@socialmedia.com Objective: To become an entry-level Windows Desktop Specialist by applying my technical knowledge, customer services skills, hands-on experience and passion for technology. Technical Skills and Certifications ▪ Microsoft Windows 2000/XP Professional/Vista, Windows 7 ▪ HP, Dell, IBM laptops/PCs ▪ MS Office XP Professional, Outlook Exchange, Outlook 2007 ▪ FTP, LAN, WAN ▪ Active Directory, Remote Desktop, DHCP, DNS, VPN ▪ Helpdesk Customer Service ▪ Experience installing and… continue…

Sample Resume: Business Analyst

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Sonja Stein355 Hoosier St. Indianapolis IN 01010 000.555.1212 email@gmail.com Business Analyst with Oracle EBS and Supply Chain Expertise Summary of Qualifications: Accomplished analyst, offering expert analytical skills, extensive project management experience, and a history of delivering significant business process and bottom line improvements within the supply chain group. Profile: www.socialmedia.com/sstein Five years experience using Oracle EBS applications including the purchasing module at a master user level. Completed a full lifecycle implementation of Oracle EBS. Improved supply chain processes at three… continue…