Resume

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Winston R. Milling, CSM, CSD
Winston@Milli.ng
http://Winston.Milli.ng
(205) 409 - 2231
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 652
Winston, GA 30187
EXPERIENCE
Feb 2019 - Current
The Home Depot, Store Systems, Atlanta, GA
Software Engineer Principal - Directing Architectural and Software Decisions Across Teams
• This section is a work in progress and I will be updating it over time. Feel free to reach out to me if you would like to understand my current role at The Home Depot.
Dec 2017 - Feb 2019
The Home Depot: Paint / One Paint, Atlanta, GA
Software Engineer Manager – Talent and Software Growth, Support, and Enablement
• Managed multiple development and support teams totaling over 25 members to build and support key applications enabling a $7+ billion dollar per year paint business.
• Grew a team from twelve engineers to three balanced teams of six to eight engineers partnered with dedicated user experience designers and product managers.
• Allocated a multi-million dollar budget, tracked delivery of assigned work, negotiated contracts and pricing, managed vendor relationships, and worked to reduce the total cost of ownership for an enterprise priority software system.
Apr 2016 – Dec 2017
The Home Depot: Paint / Pro Paint 2.0, Atlanta, GA
Lead / Staff Software Engineer – XP, Agile Development, Support
• Led a development team of up to 12 engineers to expand application functionality and support a $65+ million dollar per year selling system.
• Assisted in the interviewing and hiring of engineers through phone screens, in-person interviews, and collaborative pairing techniques.
• Collaborated with a core group of engineers, managers, and principles to develop common tooling which enabled the new Agile processes being fostered inside The Home Depot.
• Guided engineering teams through the transition utilizing Q&As and pairing sessions.
• Coordinated integrations with customer, order, and product management systems.
• Fostered learning opportunities through organization wide engineering presentations, demonstrations, and individual interactions.
Jan 2014 – Apr 2016
The Home Depot: Pro Order Automation, Tool Rental, Paint / Pro Paint 2.0, Atlanta, GA
Senior IT Developer – XP/Scrum, Agile Development, Support
• Anchored the development of a selling system which generates $2 million dollars weekly.
• Utilized SCRUM and Extreme Programming techniques to enable our team to quickly react to change, develop cleaner software, and increase confidence in the product.
• Collaborated with individuals / teams to transition to modern Agile development practices.
Feb 2012 – Jan 2014
The Home Depot: Paint Systems Development, Atlanta, GA
IT Developer I / II – Application Development, Application Support.
• Built and maintained a data management and reporting application for vendor use.
• Took charge on incident management and vendor engagement for the Paint applications.
• Created and maintained reporting channels for internal and external business partners.
EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
The University of Alabama
Major: Management Information Systems
Graduation: Dec 2011
Minor: Computer Software Systems
CERTIFICATIONS
Jan 2014 – Present
Certified Scrum Master
Scrum Alliance – License: 000307290
Certified Scrum Developer
Scrum Alliance – License: 000307290
TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCE
Methodologies: Extreme Programming (XP), Agile, Scrum, Waterfall
Languages: Ruby on Rails, Golang, Java/Spring, Python, JavaScript/Node, SQL, C#, Obj-C
Tools/Processes/Environments: Windows, OS X, Linux, Pivotal Tracker, Cloud Foundry, Jenkins, Concourse, New Relic, Splunk, Pager Duty, IntelliJ Suite
HONORS and ACTIVITY
Honors
• Orange Promise Award
• Eagle Scout
Volunteer Work
• Habitat for Humanity – Atlanta, GA
• SaveFirst – Tuscaloosa, AL