David Young

David Young

Senior Software Engineer, NRG Energy, Inc.

Currently employed at NRG Energy, Inc.

Previous: Diverse Networks, Inc., Halliburton Company


Previous: Texas A&M University



    Thirteen years' experience as an information technology generalist with various Fortune 500 companies. Expertise includes systems architecture, Web, database, and application development, application support, and customer relations. Expert in leading and contributing to projects designed to enhance system functionality and end-user productivity. Recognized for capacity to tackle challenging issues, analyze viable alternatives, and provide innovative solutions that reside well within clients' financial and time frameworks. Persistence, personal integrity, and channeled energies are major strengths consistently cited by managers and clients alike—universally praising team spirit, independent work habits, and the determination to conquer technical challenges. A resourceful, life-long learner, embracing knowledge as a tool for improved problem-solving effectiveness. Specialties Application design and development, database design and development, server architecture • Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows NT4/2000/XP/2003/Vista, Sun Solaris 10 • RDBMS: Microsoft SQL Server 7.0/2000/2005, Oracle Database 10g • Programming Languages: Visual Basic 6.0/.NET, C#, VB script, HTML, Classic ASP, ASP.NET, JavaScript, Perl • Utilities: Microsoft Visual SourceSafe 6.0/2005, IIS 6.0, Quest TOAD 9.0, Citrix MetaFrame Server, Mercury LoadRunner



Senior Systems & Software Engineer

At NRG Energy, Inc.

From 2008 to Present


At Diverse Networks, Inc.

From 2007 to 2008
• Created Excel 2003 VB Application and SQL Stored Procedures to upload data for over fifty separate types of equipment into BP eProjects database. (Excel VBA 2003, SQL 2000 T-SQL) • Maintained and enhanced BP eProjects Websites. (Classic ASP, VB Script, JavaScript, HTML, IIS 5.0 / 6.0) •...
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Applications Analyst / Developer II (last)

At Halliburton Company

From 2000 to 2007
• Enhanced and maintained authorization Website for the global Cognos Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting system. (C# / ASP.NET, IIS, PL/SQL, Cognos 7, Windows 2003) • Enhanced and maintained reports Website for the global Accounts Payable Automation system. (T-SQL) • Upgraded Cognos and...
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Texas A&M University, College Station

Information and Operations Management - MIS, Mays College of Business

From 1994 to 1998


  • Information Technology
  • Technology

Centres d'intérêt

  • computers
  • foreign languages
  • travel