Tom Stanik, Software Developer in Edison, NJ, United States
Tom Stanik

Software Developer in Edison, NJ, United States

Member since November 8, 2012
Tom is a seasoned electrical/computer engineer with 15+ years of industrial engineering and coding experience, beginning with work at AT&T/Bell. He is a dedicated, top-notch problem solver with proven ability to get the job done.
Tom is now available for hire



  • C, 5 years
  • Perl, 5 years
  • AWK, 5 years
  • Bash, 5 years
  • Python, 3 years
  • PHP, 3 years


Edison, NJ, United States



Preferred Environment

GIT, CVS, Zend Studio, VIM

The most amazing...

...thing I've built is Robotic software that automatically steps a wafer prober to preform testing of semiconductor integrated circuits, i.e., test/measurement.


  • Head of Service Department

    2010 - 2012
    GCI Technologies
    • Managed team of technicians who repaired broken consumer electronics.
    Technologies: Jira, Team manager, Hardware debugging
  • PHP Developer and Systems Administrator

    2009 - 2011
    smsPREP, Inc
    • Joomla! component development to allow for the sending and receiving of millions of multiple choice questions and responses via SMS.
    • Kannel SMS Gateway development and integration.
    • Cron configuration for sending of automated SMS practice questions.
    Technologies: PHP, Joomla!, SMS
  • 2007

    2007 - 2007
    • PHP developer and system administrator.
    Technologies: Drupal, PHP, Apache, Linux, MySql
  • System Administrator / Developer

    2006 - 2007
    • Lead developer and system administrator (Linux) for which sold retail consumer goods on the internet.
    Technologies: osCommerence, PHP
  • Senior Manager

    2004 - 2005
    Forticon, LLC
    • Developed and sold a polyurethane system to to mold concrete building materials.
    Technologies: Polyurethane Manufacturing
  • Head of Manufacturing

    2004 - 2005
    NeoPad Technologies Inc.
    • Head of Manufacturing - responsible for the team which produced prototype polyurethane polishing pads used in the semi-conductor industry.
    Technologies: Manufacturing and Production
  • President

    2003 - 2004
    Wi-On Networks
    • WiFi - designed wireless coverage for large deployment of WiFi (Hotels).
    • Networking - networked each of the access points back to a central server room.
    • Routers - configured routers to use/bypass network.
    • DNS - customized DNS servers for network topology.
    • DHCP - customized the IP address allocation for different network segments.
    Technologies: WiFi, Networking, Routers, DNS, DHCP
  • Member of the Technical Staff - Research Department

    1985 - 2002
    AT&T Bell Telephone Laboratories
    • Integrated circuit (IC) design and simulation.
    • Wafer fabrication.
    • Unix system administration.
    Technologies: Unix, C, Awk, Perl, Semiconductor Engineering, Hardware design


  • Drupal CMS (Development)

    Drupal site used as landing page for my personal domain.

  • vBulliten (Development)

    Private vBulletin site used for managing parts inventory and internal messaging.

  • SugarCRM (Development)

    Private SugarCRM installation used to manage contacts.

  • Plone (Development)

    Private Plone CMS site used for file transfers.

  • Jira (Development)

    Private Jira site used for bug tracking and software development.

  • Confluence (Development)

    Private Atlassian Confluence website used for record keeping.


  • Languages

    C, Perl, AWK, Bash, C++, PHP, Python
  • Frameworks

  • Tools

    Jira, Git, SugarCRM, Zend Studio
  • Platforms

    Linux, vBulletin, Drupal, System V, FreeBSD
  • Other

    Embedded Software, System Administration
  • Storage

    MySQL, PostgreSQL


  • Masters degree in Computer Engineering
    1995 - 1997
    Princeton University - New Jersey
  • Bachelors of Science in Computer Engineering degree in Computer Engineering
    1989 - 1994
    Stevens Institute of Technology - Hoboken, New Jersey

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