Seán P. Quinlan
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 353-6372


Senior Perl Developer

Fourteen years of Perl, Linux & web development experience, primarily in applications and services for data management and presentation. This includes designing and leading large scale, multi-year projects from architecture to execution, working closely with the business, stakeholders and implementers. Collaborative team builder with strong leadership and communication skills. Extensive experience in project, personnel and resource management in an Agile environment.

Seeking a senior developer or team lead role where I can use not only my development skills but also leverage my years of proven experience in application design and team coordination.

Example Skills & Experience

Perl, Moose, HTML, JavaScript/AJAX, Familiar with PHP & Ruby, CSS, RSS, jQuery, SQL, Informix (SPL), MySQL, ServerStudio, Apache, Perforce, Subversion, Bugzilla, JIRA, Confluence, SSH, GPG, Selenium QA, XML, Agile, Scrum

Professional Accomplishments

Manager of Release Operations
Cambridge Interactive Development Corporation, February 2012 - Present

Responsible for managing all aspects of CIDC's release process, from day-to-day operations to process improvements, as well as providing development and test environment support.

Software Development Group Manager
Cambridge Interactive Development Corporation, June 2009 - Present

As a Group Manager I was responsible for mentoring my reports, leading design discussions, providing peer reviews, and ensuring the use of company and general best practices for development, leading by the example of my own development work.

Sr. Software Engineer
Cambridge Interactive Development Corporation, March 2007 - June 2009

As part of the server-side development team, I worked on nearly every portion of the company's software, both internal management and customer facing.

System Support 3
Bioinformatics Program, BMERC, Boston University Jan. 2004 - March 2007

Provided systems support and development for the Bioinformatics Program. Help the Center's graduate students and postdoctoral fellows develop new tools to meet their own research goals, including providing advice on good software development practices.

Bioinformatics Specialist
Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Molecular Biology Sep. 2001 - Jan. 2004

Project leader for development of mission critical applications for the MGH's DNA Core, principally a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).

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References and letters of recommendation available upon request.