Richard S. Sevrinsky

Nachal Shimshon 7/2
Ramat Beit Shemesh, Israel
(02) 991-8031
(054) 576-8031

Languages: Java (J2EE/Struts/JSP), Perl, C++, C, XML, XSLT, SQL, PHP, CGI, HTML, JavaScript, Python, Shell/Bash, Visual Basic, ASP, Tcl/Tk, SOAP, CORBA, PL/I
Operating Systems: UNIX (Solaris/AIX/HP-UX), Linux, Windows XP/2000/NT, Windows 95/98, Windows 3.x, MS-DOS, CICS
Database Systems: Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, Informix, PostgreSQL, Sybase, DB2
System Software: Tomcat, JBoss, Ant, Apache (mod_perl/Mason), SSH, CVS, Zope, OpenACS (AOLserver), IIS, qmail, sendmail
Applications: IntelliJ, Eclipse, Emacs, vi, Microsoft Visual Studio, Mozilla, Microsoft Office, GIMP, Macromedia Flash
2003 - Present Mercury Interactive, Yehud, Israel
  • Developed and maintained front-end interface (JSP, HTML, Javascript) and back-end engine (J2EE) of Mercury Application Management Analytics, a custom reporting and graphing tool. Provided quick turnaround for release deadline.
  • Designed and developed Custom Image View and corresponding administration for Business Availability Center Dashboard, using Struts, JSP, Javascript, and EJB.
  • Implemented unified indicator JSP tags for Business Availability Center Dashboard, utilizing JSTL and EL.
  • Optimized Ant build scripts, achieving 8x improved performance.
2002 - 2003 Lerner Consulting, Modi'in, Israel
  • Designed and developed Channel Page system and administrative tool, using Perl and Mason for (formerly DealTime).
  • Developed grant submission and tracking database based on Zope for the Research Authority at Bar-Ilan University.
  • Implemented participant database and corresponding financial system for the Alliance for Educational Programs in Israel, implemented using OpenACS.
  • Developed publication tracking GUI application using Amazon web services (SOAP).
  • Performed all System Administration tasks for Tromax Computing, including installing Linux, building necessary applications, backup procedures, and qmail server maintenance.
2001 - 2002 Amdocs, Jerusalem/Ra'anana, Israel
  • Enhanced functionality of Order Management System, including filtering capabilities and business process analysis.
  • Maintained various components of a Customer Care & Billing package for Digifone (Ireland).
  • Designed Cellular Equipment Inventory subsystem for Bell Mobility (Canada).
2000 - 2001 Goldman Sachs, New York, NY
  • Coordinated and developed intranet portal for Technology Professional Services department.
  • Developed various web applications for New Associate Program, including schedule planner and employee message board.
1998 - 2000 The Associated Press, New York, NY
  • Responsible for all application and system development project coordination.
  • Led project to convert primary web site ( to extensible object-oriented Perl modules from proprietary Informix template language.
  • Initiated and created multi-tiered caching system for web server cluster.
  • Designed and developed all application code for APMoneyWire, a financial site, including stock quotes, feature packages, and custom-generated graphs and tables.
1997 - 1998 Jupiter Communications, New York, NY
  • Designed and implemented content publication system to provide customized user navigation. Created web account database, account editor and mailing list application in Java. Established authentication and logging systems.
  • Developed site-wide search engine.
  • Developed and implemented various NSAPI plug-ins, running under Netscape Enterprise Server.
1995 - 1997 Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Designed, developed, and maintained applications and system software for Clinical Information Systems.
LANGUAGES: Hebrew - Fluent
English - Mother tongue

B.S., Cum Laude, Computer and Information Science
Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, January 1994

Related coursework included Microcomputer Design, Operating Systems, File Processing, Data Structures, Project Management, and Theoretical Computer Science.