Zeke Leventhal-Arnold
Independent Consultant

    Technical Abilities
    Professional Experience
    Education and Training

Saint Louis, Missouri
Senior Consultant, The Integra Group, 2002-2003
  • Developed towboat application for barge transportation company. Installed and tested application on initial towboat during active towing on lower Mississippi river. Trained Captain and Pilot to use application to log official activities. Application provided drag-and-drop functionality to visually record the pick up and drop off of barges to and from the towboat.
  • Designed and developed web-based financial reporting application for software vendor to governmental entities. Application could generate customized Balance Sheet, Income, Revenue, Trial Balance, and Expenditure Statements.

Principal Consultant, One Community, Inc., 2000 - 2002

  • Converted credit risk functionality of loan origination project from client application to a Business-To-Business (B2B) web site.
  • Worked closely with client to determine business requirements of several major version releases. Documented functional and technical specifications for use by development staff.
  • Responsible for performance testing of loan origination system during transition from mixed Windows NT / Windows 2000 environment to a full Windows 2000 environment using Rational Software testing tools.

Consultant / Senior Consultant / Principal Consultant, Executive Focus Group 1997 - 2000

  • During initial months of employment, accepted Lead Developer role for loan origination project and saw project through to production implementation of version 1.0.
  • Designed, developed and implemented loan origination project enhancement to allow batches of loans to be processed. Total batch value could be up to one billion dollars.
  • Lead Architect and Development Manager during first phase of system conversion to three-tier architecture. The successful system was the subject of a Microsoft case study..

Software Engineer, Bridge Information Systems, 1995 - 1997

  • Primary developer for company's flagship real-time equity charting functionality.
  • Designed and implemented enhancements enabling sales force to better market software to clients trading in Asian securities.

Assistant Actuary, National Casualty Company, 1992 - 1994

  • Developed spreadsheet based proposal system for the Vice-President of Marketing.
  • Created database application to merge sales information from multiple data sources into a single comprehensive report
  • Performed advanced actuarial computer support functions including complex research, analysis and reporting of health insurance operations data.

Actuarial Assistant, William M. Mercer, 1989 - 1992

  • Performed annual pension valuations through programming and spreadsheet analysis.