Paul F. Lemke

To lead a team in developing software and the application architecture while utilizing emerging technologies.

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
BS Graduate May 2005
Major:  Management Computer Systems
Minor:  Website Development and Administration

Programming: ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#, WCF, WebForms, ASP.NET MVC, JavaScript, ASP, PHP, Java
Software: IIS, Visual Studio, SQL Server, Team Foundation Server, Windows Server Administration, MongoDB, Apache, Linux Server Administration

2002 – Present         W.W. Grainger            Janesville, WI
Senior Systems Analyst

  • Maintained nine ecommerce websites in a team environment.
  • Designed and developed a 4-tier Service Orientated Architecture using WCF to support multiple ecommerce websites.
  • Led a team of developers to rewrite an acquired ecommerce website within 50 days.
  • Implemented a product recommendation engine on multiple websites relying heavily on jQuery and Ajax.
  • Managed server infrastructure including web, search, and database servers in a load-balanced environment.
  • Acquired business funding for and implemented a fault tolerant SQL 2008 R2 database mirror.
  • Presented at technology workshops about various topics including: Open Source, Service Orientated Architecture, NoSQL, and MongoDB.
  • Worked closely with functional users to develop a supplier portal using ASP.NET.
  • Championed a project to implement Team Foundation Server for team source control.
  • Developed an automated mechanism to deploy websites to increase quality of code moves.
  • Worked with functional users to develop requirements and technical specifications for multiple projects.

2000 – Present        Freelance Web Development        Elkhorn, WI
Web Developer

  • Implemented an online job posting board for Wisconsin Lutheran College.
  • Developed an online presence for multiple businesses and non-profit organizations.
  • Developed plug-ins for the open source project CMS Made Simple.
  • Designed and developed an online conference registration system.

2002 – 2003             UW-Whitewater            Whitewater, WI
Student Assistant, Residence Life Office

  • Managed many databases that the residence staff used daily.
  • Trained faculty and staff on new software and technologies.
  • Assisted students with various problems.


  • Married with two children.
  • Developed weekly lessons at church that spark discussion among a group of teenagers.
  • Organized and attended church events that bring teenagers together for safe fun.
  • Assisted in organizing a church Youth Rally for over 400 teens around the country.
  • Coached a co-ed softball team for over four seasons.
  • Recreational interests include kayaking, hiking and camping.

UW-Whitewater, recipient of Dean’s list (Fall 01)

References are available upon request.

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