André Burgaud

Professional Summary

Software development manager highly experienced in all stages of design, coding, testing and deployment of software. Background encompasses pragmatic involvement in web development, telecommunication, distributed environments, security, messaging systems, networking and software on UNIX and Microsoft Windows operating systems.

Technical Skills


Infinite Campus (January 2010 - Present)

Software Development Manager

Manage a team of fifteen to twenty software engineers, QA analysts and software product analysts. Responsible for the development of Infinite Campus products software infrastructure: Front-end, back-end, middleware frameworks and libraries, performance and security.

Infinite Campus (November 2008 - December 2009)

Lead Software Engineer

Led the development of Infinite Campus infrastructure, messaging system, synchronization mechanisms and communication with external systems using SIF (Schools Interoperability Framework). Infinite Campus is an advanced student information system (SIS), designed to support all ranges of student data collection within a K12 educational system.

Qwest (March 2008 - November 2008)

Staff Software Development Engineer - Inventory System Team

Managed a team of six full time employees and 25 contractors (onshore and offshore) building and maintaining the Qwest network inventory systems. Estimated and prepared projects plans. Facilitated interaction, collaboration and communication with the users, testers, other development teams and third party vendors. Provided technical direction and mentoring.

Qwest (February 2001 - February 2008)

Staff Software Development Engineer - Configuration Management Team

Led architecture, design and development of applications dedicated to automate the activation of network equipments in support of Qwest ATM, Frame Relay, DSL and Ethernet networks. Gave technical direction and provided mentoring to a team of 5 to 10 developers in an environment allowing fast software evolution to face the frequent releases of new network technologies. Developed solutions relying on Syndesis Netprovision Activator.

RESoft, Inc. (November 2000 - February 2001)

Lead Software Development Engineer

Designed and developed REDocs components. Based on Xpedio, Content Management System from Intranet Solutions (Stellent), REDocs provided a customized web-based documentation management for real estate and legal companies.

RCM Technologies, Inc. (August 1999 - November 2000)

Information Technology Consultant

French Gendarmerie Nationale (December 1989 - July 1999)


As a developer in the Network and Telecommunications Department of the headquarter of French Gendarmerie Nationale, was involved in several projects aimed at providing secure, reliable and fast data communication to Gendarmes (Police Officers). Responsibilities included writing specifications, proposing architecture, coding, testing and documenting software. The most significant achievement was a messaging client connected to a private cellular network (RUBIS). This C++ MFC application ran on Windows NT.