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Dave Leach
1355 Euclid Ave NE Apt 25-B
Atlanta, GA 30307
(678) 849-0054

Technical Skills

Borland / CodeGear Delphi Versions 2.0 to 2007 19 years
Structured Query Language (SQL) 18 years
Seagate / Business Objects Crystal Reports Versions 6.0 to 9.0 11 years
Microsoft Access Versions 2.0 to 2010 7 years
Oracle Versions 8i to 10g 7 years
Microsoft SQL Server Versions 6.5 to 2005 5 years
PHP Versions 5.3 to 5.5 3 years
MySQL Version 5.5 3 years



July 2015 - Present

  • Designed and developed a multichannel inventory and sales tracking system using PHP 5.5 and MySQL.
  • In lead developer role, served as a coding and testing knowledge resource for new developers.

Sterling BackCheck

November 2014 - July 2015

  • As a Software Engineer Consultant, maintained a suite of applications used to retrieve and report background check information using Delphi 7 and Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Developed contextual date parser in Delphi and C#, improving recognition rate by a factor of 10.
  • Diagnosed and repaired issues involving SOAP communication security and Microsoft Word OLE.

Well Played, LLC

September 2012 – July 2015

  • Co-founded a board and card game retail business with sales revenue of over $35,000 in 2014.
  • Authored an inventory tracking system using Lazarus 1.2.x (open source Delphi), PHP 5.3, and MySQL 5.5.
  • Created and automated services to post products for sale using Marketplace Web Services and to download financial transactions using Square Connect API.
  • Excelled in teaching dozens of new games to hundreds of enthusiasts at events and conventions throughout the southeast.

ADP Incorporated

August 2007 – May 2012

  • As a Senior Programmer Analyst, designed, developed and maintained a flexible spending account management database using Delphi 2007 and Oracle 10g.
  • Coordinated with other business units to author and maintain several stand-alone applications that import data and generate reports using Crystal Reports 9.0.
  • Created development estimates, design documents, unit tests, and user acceptance testing outlines.

Young Consulting

September 2006 – August 2007

  • As a Software Analyst, maintained an insurance proposal and claims application suite using Delphi 6.0.
  • Created and maintained reports using QuickReports and Microsoft Reporting Services.


July 2004 – September 2006

  • As a Systems Analyst II, developed and maintained a quote generation application using Delphi 6.0.
  • In technical lead analyst role, oversaw the day-to-day operations of a team of three developers.
  • In post implementation lead analyst role, coordinated and managed repair of defect backlog.
  • Authored over 100 analysis, specification, and unit test documents, in addition to developing standard templates for group use.

CCH Incorporated

October 2002 – June 2004

  • As a Programmer Analyst, analyzed, developed, and maintained an accounting practice management software suite using Delphi 6.0 and 7.0 and Crystal Reports 8.5 and 9.0.
  • Acted as a resource for Crystal Reports expertise for multiple divisions and locations of the company.

Artisan Software Design

August 2001 – October 2002

  • Founded and managed a freelance software consulting practice.

Columbia Ultimate Business Systems

September 2000 – August 2001

July 1999 – August 2000

Computing Solutions

June 1996 – July 1999

Education and Personal Information

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Mathematics and Computer Science, Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, GA.
  • Charter member, Secretary and President of Lenox Park Toastmasters in 2005 and 2006.
  • On-air volunteer for Georgia Radio Reading Service from 2015
  • Six-time Jeopardy! winner in 2012 and Tournament of Champions semi-finalist in 2013.

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