Rob Bender
Me | Resume | Websites | Projects | Photography | Photolog | Flickr Photos | Contact

Robert Bender Resume


To work as a web and internet developer for a consulting, information technology or software company.

Work Experience

LT Court Tech
Senior Web Application Developer

Philadelphia, PA
10/05 - Present

  • Develop web-based application for state appelate and supreme courts.
  • Migrated existing object model to Spring and Hibernate.
  • Automated document generation with MS Word and WordPerfect.

ATX Communications
Senior Web Application Developer

Bala Cynwyd, PA
1/02 - 10/05

  • Built websites for large scientific supply catalogs, including Thomas Scientific, the world's third largest scientific supply company.
  • Catalog websites used XML/XSL for data markup and presentation, Java Swing GUI for data-entry and Python scripts to import legacy data from Excel, Access and Corel Ventura.
  • Developed sites using Java (JSP, Servlets, Struts), PHP and ColdFusion with MS-SQL and MySQL database backends.

Centre of the Web

State College, PA
5/97 - 9/01

  • Developed sites for commercial and non-profit organizations.
  • Used JSP, PHP and mSQL for dynamic page generation
  • Created Visual Basic and Java application for the management of catalogs and the generation of online stores
  • Wrote customer tracking and work order database system in MS Access

Lead Programmer

New York, NY
9/00 - 1/01

  • Developed intranet using MS Exchange Server 2000 and Outlook 2000.
  • Created promotional website for Blair Witch 2 featuring video, chat, auctions and file sharing.
  • Used ASP, JavaScript, Perl, XML, XSL, MS SQL Server 7.0.

E-Commerce Solutions
Web Programmer

New York, NY
2/00 - 9/00

  • Created web template publishing system in Python and XML
  • Developed multi-vendor product search engine using SQL Server and Oracle
  • Used Active Server Pages, Perl, JavaScript

Senior Web Programmer

New York, NY
12/99 - 2/00

  • Developed e-commerce system for selling stock web animations
  • Used Perl, Active Server Pages, MS Access, JavaScript, MS SQL Server 7.0

ARIS Corporation

State College, PA
12/01 - 12/99

  • Worked on internet site.
  • Developed system to allow consultants to check account information online.
  • Used Active Server Pages, IIS4.0, Visual InterDev, JavaScript, MS Access.

Raytheon Systems Company
Assistant Webmaster

State College, PA
5/97 - 10/98

  • Developed web pages for intranet and internet sites
  • Worked with Netscape Enterprise Server on Solaris
  • Wrote PL/SQL and Java Servlets to query Oracle databases and generate web pages.


Penn State University
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science

University Park, PA
8/95 - 5/99

  • Introduction to Programming Techniques
  • Intermediate Programming
  • Introduction to Computer Organization
  • Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science
  • Introduction to Digital Systems
  • Computer Organization and Design
  • Calculus and Vector Analysis
  • Data Structures and Algorithm

Computer Skills

Programming Languages

  • Java
  • Visual Basic / VBScript
  • JavaScript
  • Python
  • Perl
  • C / C++
  • PHP
  • XSL
  • PL/SQL
  • Assembly


  • Oracle
  • MySQL
  • Microsoft Access 97/2000
  • MS SQL Server 7.0/2000

Operating Systems

  • Mac OS X
  • Windows 3.x/95/NT/2000
  • DOS
  • Linux
  • Solaris


Available upon request.