James Henderson

Toronto ON
(647) 876-5705

Technical Qualifications

  • GNU/Linux, Windows, UNIX
  • Java, C, JavaScript, .NET, SQL, Bash, Python, HTML
  • Git
  • Experience with GUI and backend development

Job Skills

  • Quick to learn and adapt to any new program or language
  • Motivated self starter, with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Efficiency minded person
  • Hard worker


  • Bachelor Of Computer Science Honours Co-op, University of Waterloo
    • Relevant courses
      • Introduction to Computer Graphics
      • Artificial Intelligence
      • User Interfaces
      • Operating Systems

Work Experience

  • Finance IT Core, May 2013 - Present, Royal Bank of Canada

    • Developed a RESTful API using Java
    • Performed front end design and development using HTML5 and AngularJS
    • Designed and implemented custom deployment software using Python
  • Product and Integration, July 2011 - May 2013, RuggedCom, A Siemens Business

    • Performed feature design and specification
    • Implemented features in C, Javascript and YANG
    • Automated integration testing system
  • GIS Development Team, Sep 2008 - June 2011, Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre

    • Created web application for looking up restaurant inspections using custom livesearch at http://inspectionresults.sdhu.com.
    • Setup and maintained reverse proxy using Varnish and FreeBSD
    • Worked with a team on a hospital infection control web application
    • Added features and cleaned up internal timesheet web application
  • IQ Development Team, Jan 2008 - April 2008, Sybase Inc.

    • Developed and tested Changes to Sybase IQ
    • Performed significant amounts of debugging under UNIX
    • Developed several scripts to increase efficiency for the team
  • Pete's Crew, May 2007 - August 2007, Next Generation Reforestation

    • Worked as a treeplanter
    • Performed under harsh conditions for long hours
    • Worked and lived with between 15 and 60 other planters in a camp environment
    • Planted alone and in a team
  • Quality Assurance, September 2006 - December 2006, RuggedCom

    • Developed & documented an automated test harness in Perl
    • Maintained several test scripts
  • Software Verification & Validation, Relay Engineering, and IT Desktop, September 2004 - April 2006, Research In Motion

    • Worked for 3 consecutive 4 month co-op terms
    • Sent to England to work for 6 weeks as part of last term