Experience and Education
Prior to working in web design and development, Carla was a software developer at BAE SYSTEMS in Rome, NY. At BAE, Carla worked with software development team and off-site Department of Defense technical team to develop websites for DoD contracts that included an online image library. She was responsible for requirements gathering, designed and developed website front end, created website and online forms with HTML/CSS/Perl and integrated the front end into the existing database. She performed scheduled updates to websites, forms and supporting CGI scripts. She held a Secret Security Clearance during her time of employment.
Earlier in her career, Carla worked as a software developer for NYSTEC in Rome, NY developing Windows applications for NY State Correctional Department. She was involved in requirements gathering, developed the Oracle relational database, developed front-end Visual Basic input screens, participated in on-site application testing, debugging and installation and worked with the development team to create software user’s manual content.
Carla earned her Bachelor of Arts in Visual Art and Business Economics from State University of New York College at Potsdam. She later returned to school to study Computer Science at the SUNY Polytechnic Institute University in Utica, New York.