Brian L. Ziman

(703) 930-0377

September 17, 2018


To obtain a short-term, temporary, or freelance software development contract that will utilize my twenty years of experience engineering enterprise software, and exercise my problem solving skills, aptitude for algorithms and coding, and passion for learning and creativity.



February 2013 – present, Boulder, CO

Software Engineer

Metron Aviation

May 2008 – February 2013, Sterling, VA

Senior Software Engineer

George Mason University

January 2010 – May 2012, Fairfax, VA

Adjunct Professor, Department of Applied Information Technology

August 2007 – May 2008, Fairfax, VA

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Computer Science


June 2007 – August 2007, Charlotte, NC

Senior Software Engineer


November 2006 – February 2007, Vienna, VA

Senior Software Engineer


May 1997 – October 2006, Fairfax, VA

Senior Software Engineer

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

September 1997 – May 1998, Indiana, PA

Research Assistant, Department of Mathematics

January 1997 – May 1997, Indiana, PA

Research Assistant, Department of Physics

Related Skills:

Programming and Mark-up Languages: Expert Java programmer, including threading/concurrency, data structures, and networking. Extensive experience with Regular Expressions, Bash Scripting, HTML, CSS, and SQL. Experience with C, XML, PHP, Python, and others.

Operating Systems: Current user and administration experience on Ubuntu and Debian Linux.

Applications, APIs, and Environments: Proficient with vi, Guava, Eclipse, GNU tool set, and MySQL. Experience with Spring Framework, Perforce, SVN, Git, Ant, and others.

Languages: Native speaker of English. Proficient in German.


Shiny Garden

July 2016 – present, Denver, CO

Founding Member of the Board of Directors

George Mason University

June 2016 – present, Fairfax, VA

Member of the Computer Science External Advisory Board

Centre Village Homeowners Association

August 2009 – February 2016, Centreville, VA

Vice President of the Board of Directors


George Mason University

Master of Science in Computer Science, May 2008

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, January 2006

Magna cum Laude

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

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