E-mail: ws@woodensoldier.info



Software Developer with strong application development background and expert knowledge of standard / cutting edge technologies with multi language support. Experience in building from web-based application to client application software on various platforms including mobile. Excellent application design and problem-solving skills with ability to work in a large or small team environment.



Programming: Java (AWT, Swing, J2EE, Servlets, JDBC, J2Me, PJava)(2 yrs), Python(0.5yr), C#(0.5yr), C++(4yr), JavaScript(0.5yr), HTML(3yr), WML(2yr), XML(1yr), Web Service (SOAP, WSDL, UDDI) (1yr), SQL(1yr) Windows API(4yr)

Protocols: POP-3, SMTP, SOAP

Methodology: Object Oriented Design, Design Pattern, User Interface, Extreme Programming, UML

Application: Tomcat, Apache, Exchange Server, Lotus Domino

DBMS: MySQL, Oracle

Platform: Windows, Linux(RedHat), UNIX(HP-UX), Pocket PC, i-mode, J-Phone, EzWeb, WAP

Certification: Microsoft Certified System Engineer of Windows NT4.0, Japan Information Certification class 2

Awards: Nominated for Online Software Prize 2002



Master of Science in Computer Science, San Francisco State University, Aug. 2001 – Present

GPA: 3.72/4.0

  Course Studies: Software Development, Web Service, Analysis of Algorithm I&II, Operating System Principals, Advanced Operating System, Introduction to Database System, Advanced Computer Organization.

  Projects: Developing Web Questionnaire connector to MySQL (Python). Transformation of server-side Java code to browser-client JavaScript. Browser- based Web Service (JavaScript). e-learning system using Web Service (Apache Axis, Servlet), Photo database system design and implementation (Servlet, MySQL). Cache and branch-prediction simulator (C++).

Bachelor of Engineering in Precision Machinery Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Apr. 1994 – Mar. 1998

GPA: 3.0/4.0

Thesis: gDeveloping Coordinate Measuring Machine using Parallel Mechanismh; Building new-concept measuring machine and control by computer.


Engineering intern, Aligo, Inc., May 2002 - present

·           Beta Testing of version 1.x , 2.x, and 3.x of Aligo Omni Server in U.S. and Japan with emphasis on optimizing performance of rendering engine for use with Japanese 2.5G and 3G devices for all three major Japanese wireless carriers (NTT Docomo, Vodaphone (J-Phone) and KDDI).  Testing included extensive analysis of functionality on recent mobile handsets and PDAfs for the Palm, Pocket PC, Java, and Linux platforms in the U.S. and Japan including Sony, Kyocera, HP, Panasonic, Fujitsu, Toshiba, and other manufacturers.

·           Conducted competitive analysis of Japanese wireless software companies focusing on those using Java or XSLT transcoding technologies.

·           Created demo applications for mobile devices using Aligo M-1 Server and other competitive products for comparison purposes.

·           Presented Java based Mobile Application Platform technology at U.S. and Japanese tradeshows.

·           Trained new Japanese distribution partners and engineers, and assisted in localization of product.


Sales, Hewlett-Packard Japan, Nov.1998 – Oct. 2000

·           Sold high-availability Enterprise UNIX/Windows Systems (Data warehouse, BroadVision CRM system, Accounting System, etc.) and in 5 billion Yen / Year deals to mainly Airline, Publishing, Advertising Agency and IP Phone industry clients.

·           Designed and Proposed UNIX/Windows system of HP9000 servers (D, A, L, R, N, V, Superdome), NetServers (Windows 2000), EMC storage, HITACHI storage, Routers, Load Balancers, HP-UX, OpenView network management tools, Oracle, MC/ServiceGuard high-availability clustering software, 24H365D customer support service, BroadVision CRM system, OmniBack, DLT, etc.

·           Acquired High-Achiever award for sales performance


System Engineer, Hewlett-Packard Japan, April 1998 – Oct. 1998

·           Designed High Availability Enterprise HP9000 UNIX (HP-UX) systems



Japanese (Native), English (Fluent)



   Available Upon Request