Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(847) 259-1352

Mark R. Ahnell

Professional Experience: 11/1/2000 - Present
AMS Elite Consulting, Inc. Chicago, IL
  • Founded and operated the success of a consulting company with two business partners.
  • Coordinated the sales, marketing, accounting, development, budgeting, consulting services, promotions and all aspects of running a business.
  • Administered HRMS services such as HTML development, technical and project management, implementations, business analysis, data conversions and payroll and benefits application support.
8/1/1999 - 10/31/2000
Senior Consultant
Cyborg Systems, Inc. Chicago, IL
  • Lead developer/designer for Professional Services for Cyborg's Employee Self Service Software. Aided development in a team environment, of Cyborg's first web application from October 1999 - October 2000.
  • Played vital role in defining functional requirements and use cases for the Employee Self Service product.
  • Gathered technical requirements from developers and explained these complex ideas to the designers.
  • Completed one week training course on Java programming in January 2000 through Learning Tree.
  • Developed several JSP's and Java Beans.
  • Wrote database queries using SQL.
  • Used CORBA to call and execute programs on legacy system.
  • Created several "Controller Servlet" files using XML.
  • Developed several web pages using HTML and JavaScript.
7/24/1995 - 8/1/1999
Associate/Staff Consultant
  • Worked with both users and technical staff on the implementation, conversion, customization, and integration of Cyborg's Solution Series/ST software package.
  • Designed and developed custom applications for Cyborg's Solution Series /ST software. Have extensive knowledge of Cyborg's English Language programming language.
  • Developed systems for time and attendance, benefits, human resources, applicant tracking, payroll and custom modules.
  • Lead Developer for Cyborg's Audit Solution. Was in charge of a every aspect of product from design to roll-out.
  • Insturcted classes for Cyborg's Solution Center on English Language programming. Was instructor at annual conference from 1996 - 2000 for English Language programming.
  • Worked on teams and individually on large and small projects. Some project management.
  • Developed numerous utility programs in English Language to make development of programs easier for all of consulting.
Education: 1991 - 1995 Western Illinois University Macomb, IL
  • B.S in Computer Science, Minor in Law Enforcement Administration.
  • Dean's List Spring 1993, Fall 1993.
  • Developed game of MONOPOLY using PASCAL programming language.
  • Developed game of BATTLESHIP using PASCAL programming language.
  • 1994, 1995 Intramural hockey champions.
Computer Systems & Languages
  • Languages: Completed course in Visual C++ at DePaul University, April 1999. Working knowledge of PASCAL, C/C++, and Assembler language. Worked with Java Beans, Java Server Pages, JavaScript and HTML over past year for Cyborg Employee Self Service software.
  • Operating Systems: Working knowledge of UNIX, IBM Mainframe. Extensive knowledge Windows NT, 95 and 98.
  • References available upon request.