NICK LEUCI, Consultant



Project Management

Business Process Analysis

Uses Cases and UML Design

Object-Oriented Software Engineering

SDLC Development, Unit Test, and Maintenance

Entity-Relationship (E-R) Data Modeling, Schema Design & SQL

Integration Testing



Presentations, Technical Training, Course Development and Content Delivery

Technical Writing (CBTs, Online Help, Documentation, Reference Manuals, Users Guides, etc.)


         Information Technology Workflow Applications

        Digital Media / Imaging / Web Streaming

        Enterprise Content Management Systems

        Digital Content / Media Authoring Tools

        Network Systems, Client-Server Applications

        Engineering and Process Control Systems

        and Emerging Information Technologies


Telephone: (818) 626 - 8766


Los Angeles, California


Application design & development with MS Visual Studio 2008, 2005, VS 2003, & VS 6

MS .NET Framework 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1 Team Foundation and Enterprise Architect tools

UML object-oriented analysis and design (OOA / OOD / OOP) with MS Visio and Rose

Client/Server design, E-R data modeling, and RDBMS development

Design Patterns (creational, structural, behavioral), and frameworks

Internet, extranet web sites and e-commerce with JavaScript, XML, and Web Services

Component based development with MS .Net Framework, COM, and CORBA

Integrated, persistent and distributed Unix and Microsoft enterprise solutions

Multi-threaded development for client applications, middleware and backend servers

Image processing, machine vision, digital video / cinema, media streaming

Embedded development for real-time and handheld devices

Telecommunications, VPNs, TCP/IP, Sockets, Bluetooth, X.25 and ATM

Software defect management with Remedy and Lotus Notes

Project time and cost estimating, and management with MS Project

Agile Development and Extreme Programming methodologies

Rational Unified Process (RUP) with Rose, ClearCase, and ClearQuest

R&D and IT development project planning and management

Analyzing requirements, writing specifications, proposals and plans

Software Life Cycle, Version Control, and Configuration Management

SEI - CMM software process implementation and process improvement

Software department planning and staffing, mentoring and team building

Business process re-engineering and IT strategic planning

Writing software reference manuals, user and troubleshooting guides

On-site training, technology transfer, and staff mentoring


MS Visual Studio.NET 2008 (VSTS), Visual Studio.Net 2005 & Visual Studio.Net 2003: .NET Framework, C#, VB.NET, Visual C++.NET, MSDE, ASP.NET, XML, Web Services, Windows Forms, MS Common Language Runtime (CLR), Team Foundation Server, & Enterprise Architect with MS Visio

C, C++: MS Visual C / C++, MFC, COM, ATL, Win32 SDK, Win CE (Pocket PC), WinSock, WDM device drivers, Direct-X, STL, Zinc, OpenGL, Metaware, Sun Forte

MS Visual Basic: Active-X, Direct-X, COM, ODBC, OLE/DB, MTS, MSMQ

CodeWarrior, gcc, Watcom ANSI C / C++ compilers

Java: JDK / JRE , JDBC, Swing and JFC

Rational RUP, Rose, ClearCase, ClearQuest, and UML: OOA / OOD / OOP with UML, Use Cases

Software Management / Test: MS Project, MS Visio, PVCS, SCCS, ClearCase, ClearQuest, Remedy, Purify, Lint, MKS

Enterprise Components: OMG CORBA IDL & Iona Orbix ORB; MS DNA: COM / DCOM MIDL, & MTS, MSMQ

Systems Programming: Threading, concurrent processes; Sockets; DOS/BIOS functions, and Unix internals / shells


Data Modeling Tools:

ERWin; MS Visio; Data Architect; IEF; Bachman; IDEF1X, Chen; Zachman.

RDBMS Development:

MS SQLServer 2005 Analysis, Integration, & Reporting Services, T-SQL, SQLServer 2000 DTS, T-SQL, Access; Oracle, PL/SQL, TOAD, Express; IBM DB2; MS OLE/DB, ODBC, JDBC; ANSI SQL procedures / triggers


Authoring Tools:

MS Office Pro (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, Visio), FrontPage; Blackboard, Robohelp; Adobe Acrobat (PDF), FrameMaker, and PostScript; Crystal Reports

Digital Media Tools:

Adobe Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator; Macromedia Director, Flash; MGI VideoWave; Sonic Foundry; Streaming Video: RealNetworks Media Player, and Microsoft Windows Media Player


Intel x86, Core 2 Duo, Pentium (Win 2003 AS, XP, 2K, WinNT, Sun Solaris, RH Linux); PocketPC

Sun (SunOS); IBM RS / 6000 (AIX); HP 9000 (HP-UX); SGI (IRIX)

Motorola 680x0 (VRTX), Intel 80960, AMD 29K (embedded), DEC Alpha (NT)


HTML, XML, XHTML, XSLT, JavaScript, JSON, JQUERY, AJAX, VBScript, VRML, Real Networks & MS Windows Media Players

MS .Net Framework, IIS, ASP/ADO, MTS, MSMQ, Biz Talk, CMS, Sharepoint, Site & Index Servers; Active Directory, CDO, and MAPI

SOAP, Web Services; RPC, JWS, NCSA; TCP/IP, FTP, HTTP, Sockets; Bluetooth; CGI/Perl, LDAP


Xerox Corporation, El Segundo

Unisys Corporation, Mission Viejo

General Dynamics Corp., Electronic Systems Division, Thousand Oaks

IBM Global Broadcast Solutions, Santa Monica

Justice Telecomm, Culver City

20th Century Fox, Beverly Hills

Volt Delta (AT&T), Orange

Capital Group, Los Angeles and Brea

Peerless Systems, El Segundo

University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)

Excellon Automation, Torrance

Process Techmatics, Fullerton

Communication Mfg. Co., Long Beach

Microdata Corp., Irvine

Video Systems Network, WLA




BS in Computer Science with Honors, 1988, California State University Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), 3.90 GPA

Fulbright-Hays Fellowship, independent study in Florence, Italy, 1973-74

MA in Pictorial Arts, 1973, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), 3.83 GPA

BA, 1971, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), 3.15 GPA