Barbara Gaona


Objective: A challenging full time position using my testing, software development and/or web development skills.


University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
B.S. in Computer Engineering 1995

Cabrillo Junior College, Aptos, CA
A.S. Computer Science, Physics, and Mathematics, GPA 3.83/4.00 Overall

Work experience



L-3 Communications Celerity Systems Incorporated, Cupertino, CA


Sr. Software Engineer-

Define, design, and create the code for board level testing in the Production Department. Includes creation and implementation of procedures, work instructions, and processes; maintenance of test station computer configuration; maintenance of code baseline and maintenance of documentation for the board level testing. Code is written in C and LabVIEW and moving over to C++ and Qt (Visual C++, qmake, and CodeWarrior Metrowerks).


Internal ISO9000 Auditor.



Celerity Systems Incorporated, Cupertino, CA


Software Engineer-

Creation and Customization of in-house code for testing, configuration. and production of High Speed Data Acquisition cards. Included working with LabVIEW (GUI), ResEdit (GUI), CodeWarrior (C & C++), Visual SourceSafe (VSS), and APIs, Shared Libraries and DLLs.



Lockheed Martin Western Development Labs, San Jose, CA


Programming Associate-

        Designed and implemented drivers for the testing and configuring of DSP hardware using LabWindows (C programming environment).

        Designed architecture and implementation of intranet for the DOORS departments (wrote JavaScript and DXL (DOORS eXtension Language) scripts).



Lockheed Martin Western Development Labs, San Jose, CA


Engineering Programmer-

        Designed and implemented drivers for the testing and configuring of narrowband instruments using LabVIEW (a graphical programming language).

        Script design and implementation for the customization of DOORS (Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System) for the requirements database.



Lockheed Martin Western Development Labs, San Jose, CA (Top Secret EBI Clearance)


Engineering Programmer--

Designed and implemented intranet for the Systems and Hardware Engineering's Central and Project Assets Repository (HTML).

7/95 - 1/96


Lockheed Martin Western Development Labs, San Jose, CA


Lab Tech II --

Writing Web pages using HTML programming, rtf to html converter, graphic converter, and configuring MacHTTP server.

9/94- 5/95


Olympus Software, Santa Cruz, CA


Technical Support --

Activation Keys

9/90- 7/92


Cabrillo Junior College Math Lab, Aptos, CA

Math tutor for Calculus, Linear Algebra and Differential Eqns.

Computer Skills

Platforms: PC, Macintosh, and UNIX

Languages: C, LabVIEW, C++, Qt and LabWindows

Software packages: Metrowerks CodeWarrior IDE, LabVIEW, LabWindows (CVI), Borland C++, Microsoft Visual C++, qmake, Qt, and Designer.


Societies and Honors


        Hahn Scholarship

        William P. Gray Memorial Scholarship

        American Association of University Women Scholarship

        Fred McPherson III Family Scholarship

        Alpha Gamma Sigma (Honor Society)



Running, weight training, swimming and home improvement.