Gary Segal

Computer Century Inc.

6 Yale Drive

Richboro, PA 18954

(215) 355-6075 (Home/Office)

(215) 431-7294 (Cell)

segalgary@xxxxxxxxxxx <>

To Whom It May Concern:

I am writing to express my interest in any consulting opportunity,
supporting the AS/400/iSeries and/or PC platform(s). Below is a summary of
my skills and detailed 16 years working experience.

Objective: To develop effective and intuitive computer systems for a client
that is devoted to exploring new and better technologies and where I can be
a vital participant.


AS/400: OS/36, OS/38, OS/400, DB2/400, RPGII, RPGIII, RPGIV, RPGLE, OCL, CL,
SDA, DDS, SEU, DFU, SQL, IQ, Sequel, Query, SQLRPG, RLU, PDM, Implementer,
Turnover, DBU, DBM, DBX, EZ-View, Hawkeye, Aplus, AS/SET, Robot, ISDB,
FastFax, SOQ, TLAshford, ROI/Java Credit Card System, Curbstone Credit Card
System, EDI(Inovis/TrustedLink 2.11/V6.01.02), NexGen, TARGET/400,
ByPass2000, TCPIP, FTP, API's, Client Access, Rumba 400, Reflection. Report
and file distribution via e-Mail.

Network Skills: AS/400 to PC connectivity through: Token Ring, Ethernet,
AS/400 PC Emulators: Reflection, Rumba, Client Access, NetSoft, and
Windows 2003 exchange Server.

PC: ASNA Visual RPG 3.0/3.1/3.5/4.0, ASNA DB, MS-DOS, MS/Windows
3.1/95/98/NT/2000/XP, MS/Office, MS/Access, MS/Visual Basic 5.0/6.0,
MS/Front Page, Crystal Decisions\Crystal Reports 9, HTML, Power Builder 5.0,
Oracle 7.x, Act 4.0, Lotus Notes.

MAC: Mac OS, Mac Software

Business Applications: BPCS, Mapics, HFA (Freedman), JBA System 21, Harris
Data 7.0 (HDS), Dynax.


07/1997 to present

Computer Century Inc.
Holland, PA 18966
Senior Consultant/Owner


02/2000 to Present
Goebel Of North America (Goebel-M. I. Hummel) (1)
Backup person for Network System Administrator. Creating new user accounts,
granting authorities and user support on MS Windows 2003 servers. PC
hardware and software installations.

Replaced current Java Credit Card software with new Curbstone Credit Card
software. New software allows to authorize, charge and settle Credit Cards
thru internet in just 5 seconds. Modified all associated RPGLE and CL

Design and implementation of "E-Mail Blast" application. Application allows
users to pull proper email list from AS400 DB, attach appropriate HTML file
and email it to the customer.

Support and Maintenance of EDI system and associated applications. Creating
and mapping new EDI Documents using Inovis/TrustedLink version 6.01.02

Migrated from GE/IE EDI networks to Inovis network to consolidate all
trading partners to one EDI network. Converted TrustedLink software from
version 2.11 to new GUI version 6.01.02. Catalog upgrade to version 4.
Analysis, design, development, implementation and support of "Warehouse
Cycle Counting" System. The benefits of this system allow company to better
control warehouse inventory. This system is also used by state auditors.

AS/400 System conversion and customization. Migrated from V4R5 to V5R2.
Installation and customization of native and third party software/hardware:
TPCIP, FTP, SMTP, Subsystems, Writers, ROI/Java Credit Card, FastFax,
DBU6.0, Hawkeye, Robot, EDI TrustedLink/400(Harbinger), T.L. Ashford Barcode
Labeling, Save Output Queue, Asna DataGate.

Development and implementation of new AR application. New AR process
utilizing AS400 Credit Card processing and cost saving E-Mail capability. By
using electronic distribution of invoices, statements and reports company
saves thousands of dollars.

Designed and development of company's address book and e-mail application.
Enhanced e-mail capability to existing applications: Order Entry, Customer
Maintenance and report distribution. This new system will save company
thousands of dollars.

AS/400 System conversion and customization. Migrated from V3R2 to V5R2.
Installation and customization of native and third party software/hardware:
TPCIP, FTP, SMTP, Subsystems, Writers, ROI Credit Card, FastFax, DBU5.0,
Hawkeye, Robot, EDI TrustedLink/400(Harbinger), T.L. Ashford Barcode
Labeling, Save Output Queue, Asna DataGate.

Data conversion, design, development and implementation of Convention
System. Data converted from MS/Access to AS/400 using Asna Visual RPG 3.1.
Application allows users to track and charge members and their guests.
Credit cards payments charged directly from AS/400.

Analysis, design and development of Bar-coded Packing Slip forms for IQVC
and other vendors using Asna Visual RPG 3.1/3.5.

Installation, configuration, system analysis and implementation of ROI/Java
Credit Card software and hardware. Enhancements to existing Order Entry,
Accounts Receivables and Accounts Payables to be able authorize, charge and
refund credit cards on AS/400. Provided new online and batch programs for
accounting and customer service departments to track credit card inquiries
and summaries. System documentation and support.

Design, development, implementation and user support of Shipping System.
This application allows
users to send AS/400 data to FedEx scale software to print tracking and
shipping labels; FedEx system sands back; weight, shipping and tracking
information for billing and reporting.

09/1999 to 02/2000
Smith Edwards Dunlop, Co. Inc. (2)
System analysis and program modifications to existing applications: (A/R,
A/P, Invoicing, Flat Racking, Material Managing, Labeling), to substitute
in-house written files with HarrisData files, also added Y2K validations to
the programs logic. Most of the programs were converted from RPG/38 to
RPG/400. Design and developing of multiple file maintenance and print. All
new programs were written using RPGIV and CL.

07/1999 to 09/1999
Sancoa International, Inc. (3)
Analysis, design and developing of GUI application using ASNA visual RPG 3.0
to display label proofs, which are stored in PDF format, and are located in
AS/400 folder. This application provides users with label proof information
and layout and has ability to display and print it. Modifications of Proof
Processing Application, which included heavy on-line (Subfile) programming
using RPGIV and CL. Year 2000 conversions and user testing.

04/1999 to 06/1999
Applied Card Systems Inc. (4)
Design and development of "Check Writer System" which is used to process
customer check refund request and print check for available credit amount.
Modifications and additions to existing credit card fraud-processing
application. All new programs are written in RPGIV and CL.

11/1998 to 04/1999
JJNeman, Inc. (5)
Year 2000 conversions and externalization from S/36 to AS/400, Development
of "Externalization Tool", this tool is using I specs to generate DDS for
new external Data Base - which is Year 2000 compliant. Also designed new
Date Validation program that converts any date in any format, which is
unique for this client but could be changed to fit any other client. Design
Century Break "on a fly" conversion programs to add century to date fields.
Multiple AS/400 box environment using TCPIP and TELNET connections. Transfer
Data between systems using FTP server. Responsible for project documentation
and managed three programmers.

04/1998 to 11/1998
Crown Cork and Seal Company Inc. (6)
Development and System support of Interactive Invoicing and Batch Billing
application for USA and Canada. These programs are written in RPGLE with
extensive use of Subfiles, and SQLRPGLE, utilizing file handler techniques
for retrieving and updating Data Base files. Direct contact with user
community and client management to report project performance and related

12/1997 to 04/1998 JBA, International, Inc. (multiple clothing manufactory
clients) (7)
Heavy program modifications to JBA System 21 Manufacture package, using
RPGIII/IV and CL programming languages. Developed multiple functional,
technical and test specifications based on the clients requirements and
needs. Developed and implemented SQLRPG based programs, which are running on
multi system platforms

12/1996 to 12/1997

Independent Computer Services, Inc
Southampton, PA 18966
Senior Consultant/Analyst


06/1997 to 12/1997
Du Pont Merck Pharmaceutical Inc. (1)
Supervise a team of five programmers in Year - 2000 project (BPCS ver. 4.5).
Responsible for conversions and testing of RPG, CL and AS/SET programs using
NexGen tool and doing manual changes. Testing and debugging different
varieties of programs. Provide essential training and technical support to
my consultant team. Supervise and report project performance and related
issues to the management, in order to achieve project perfection.

12/1996 to 06/1997 Columbia Lighting, Inc. (2)
Analysis, design and development of multiple yearly/monthly/weekly Inventory
reports. Maintenance of Physical Files to change, add part numbers. From
date to date no/charged Shipping Orders, Open Order reports. Conversions of
in house programs based on, in house and Mapics files to work with a new
system - HFA (Freedman). Using RPGLE, CL and Interactive Query (IQ).

04/1996 to 12/1996
Tokai Financial Services, Inc.
Berwyn, PA 19312
Analysis, design and developing of Inventory System Project, which is
written using RPGIII and RPGIV to create Subfiles, batch, and interactive
programs with multiple selections, CL utilizing Open Query File, Query
Manager, Queries and SQL for batch processing. Creating user menus using RPG
and CL. Utilized Hawkeye, Pathfinder and Implementer utilities to assist in
the analysis and design of the project. Complete Project testing and
implementing to the requester. Maintenance and analyses of Invoice and Fax
report programs.

10/1995 to 03/1996
Computer Aid Inc.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Development and maintenance of the Pay Roll, Expense reports, PF/LF Files,
RPG and CL programs to transfer data from PC to AS/400. Creating yearly,
monthly, weekly Sequel reports. Installation and customization of the
following applications: NW Client, Client Access 400, Rumba, MS/Word, RV
On IBM PC. Installation and Customizations of the following applications:
Mac Os, MS/Office, Soft Windows, Platinum Pro Pc Cards for Macintosh

11/1992 to 10/1995 Independent Computer Services, Inc.
Southampton, PA 18966
Analysis, development, and maintenance, testing of the following systems:
Order Entry, Inventory, A/R, A/P, Cash management. Conversion of Inventory
Master files to include new fields. Analysis and design of Cash receipt
Audit system that evaluates average customer sales per salesperson. Utilize
Subfiles, and Window techniques for interactive programs. Utilize Open Query
File, and SQL for reports.


Self study of: ASNA Visual RPG, Power Builder and Visual Basic.

1989-1991 Community College of Philadelphia
Business Management Courses

1991-1992 Independent Computer Services, Inc.
Certificate - Complete Programming and Operations AS/400

1986-1989 Odessa Polytechnical University
Odessa, Ukraine
BS in Business Management with minor in Computer Science


Donna Rizzo
Information Technology
Cosmetic Essence. Inc.
Tel: 732-888-7788 x400
<mailto:drizzo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> drizzo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Jim Shely
Network Administrator
The Mercadien Group
P.O. Box 7648
Princeton, NJ 08543-7648
(609) 689-2311 Direct line
(609) 651-7496 Cellular
(609) 689-9720 Fax
<mailto:jshely@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> jshely@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Peggy Pacella, President
M.A.P. Consulting Services, Inc.
<mailto:ppacella@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> ppacella@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Stephen Hawxhurst
Goebel of North America
Information Technology Manager
(215) 579-4343
(215) 530-5649
<mailto:sh1911@xxxxxxxxxxx> sh1911@xxxxxxxxxxx

Thank you for your time. I am looking forward to hear from you.
Gary Segal

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