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from legacy to functional and very little in between.

Resume for Eleanor Holley

Eleanor's Professional Experience

Software Developer, US Railroad Retirement Board

February 2019-Present

C# developer focused on modernizing the federal approach to data flow.

  • architected WebLisp Business Rules Engine, a service-oriented rules engine based on LISP including compiler, runtime, and MongoDB persistence running as independent microservices.
  • fixed security vulnerabilities and implemented features in the back-end federal benefit web service interfacing between SQL Server and DB2.

Mid-Level Software Developer, State of Indiana

February 2017-February 2019

ASP.NET full-stack developer specializing in all load capacity data for local, state, and federal bridge structures.

  • designed databases and data flow between data warehouses, vendor solutions, and various web applications using Oracle PL/SQL.
  • wrote BRADIN, the front-end application portal for centralizing all bridge-related information in the state.
  • introduced the first REST microservice to the Department of Transportation.
  • mentored entry-level developers and served as a technical leader, overseeing developers and contractors on several projects.
  • quickly promoted internally from entry-level.

Programming Intern, State of Indiana

June 2015-August 2015, June 2016-August 2016

Wrote full-stack applications with hands-on experience from database design to front-end development. Wrote a customer satisfaction survey creation app (Google forms clone) and ConTAX, an application to manage contacts for local government officials.

Eleanor's Education

Bachelor of Science, Computer Science

DePaul University, College of Computing and Digital Media
GPA 3.0
Mostly Java, Python, and PL/SQL

Microsoft Certified Professional: SQL Server 2016

December 2016

Microsoft Azure Developer Associate

(pending test)

Eleanor's Open Source Contributions

Chicago Test Out

a data visualization single-page application (SPA) for COVID-19 data in Chicago.


an NPM package for interoperation between ReScript and Elm programming languages.


a blog of functional programming tutorials.

Eleanor's main skills

  • database development and design (most SQL dialects, MongoDB)
  • object-oriented programming (C#, Java, Python, Scala, etc)
  • functional programming (ReScript/OCaml, Elm, F#, Scala)
  • test-driven development (MSTest, JUnit, red/green refactor)
  • various cloud platforms (Azure, Jelastic, AWS)
  • build automation and DevOps (AZDO, GitLab)
  • web platform (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript)

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