Sharad Cornejo Altuzar - Resume


  • BS in Computer Systems Engineering – ITESM, Morelos, Mexico ▪ 2000
  • Certificate in Game Development – University of Washington Extension Program, Bellevue, WA ▪ 2008
  • Introduction to 3dMax and Animation – University of Washington Extension Program, Bellevue, WA ▪ 2008
  • Graphics Programming with DirectX9 –, Online ▪ 2009

Programming & Software Skills

  • C#, C++, ASP.NET, WF, WCF, Javascript
  • DirectX 9-11, 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, Flash
  • Scrum, Test Driven Development

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Professional Experience

Senior Engineer – Bungie, Inc. Bellevue WA ▪ October, 2016 – Present

  • Senior Engineer for the Services team - we own all the services that power Destiny.

Senior Software Development Engineer – Microsoft Corp, Redmond WA ▪ March, 2007 – October 2016

  • Xbox Live (2015-Present)
  • Senior Developer for Xbox Live Cloud Compute and Xbox Live Data Platform.
  • Responsible of improving scalability and performance of the backend service to support the load of huge titles such as Halo, Call of Duty Black Ops 3, Rainbow Six and Xbox PartyChat.
  • Improved efficiency of our system by adding features that predict outages and server demand based on historic usage.
  • Tools: C#, MongoDB
  • Azure Application Platform Team (2010-2014)
  • Senior Performance Developer for cloud-scale services and networking scenarios.
  • Improved throughput, latency and memory consumption for features in .Net Framework, Visual Studio and Azure Services.
  • Worked with multiple internal teams to help them solve hard performance problems.
  • Tools: C#, Windbg, PerfView, xperf, C++
  • Windows Workflow Designer – Visual Studio (2007 – 2010)
  • SDET Lead for 3 FTEs and 5 offshore vendors. Owner of quality and automation for the VS components of WF and WCF. Maintained a test bed of thousands of automated UI test cases and stress scenarios.
  • Tools: C#, Windows Workflow, WCF

Senior Software Developer – Softtek, NL, Mexico ▪ October, 2004 – February, 2007

  • Technical Lead for a team of 6 FTEs that shipped HP Marketing Assistant 2. The product was shipped localized in 7 languages, compliant with accessibility requirements and released in various versions.
  • Senior Web Application Developer in projects for clients such as HP (Internal Tools), Onyx (CRM), Dexterra (Web Mapping) and Banorte (Banking).
  • Analysis/Estimation and design for multiple projects.
  • Tools: C++, C#, ASP.NET,  Ajax, Web Services, MFC, XML, SQL Server and Oracle

Software Developer – Vision Consulting, DF, Mexico ▪ July – October, 2004

  • Technical leader in a 3 tiered web application
  • Development of the security, reports and 60% of the application Modules
  • Migration of VB Legacy Code to VB.NET
  • Tools: VB.NET, ASP.NET, Crystal Reports, SQL Server

Cofounder / Software Developer – The Kouncil, Morelos, Mexico ▪ March 2002 – April 2004

  • Analysis and Design for a 2d/3d Fighting Game Engine and a 2d Engine for Educational Games
  • Developer for User Interface, Sound FX/Music Modules, Collision detection and Networking Libraries for such engine
  • Developer for point of sale application and a sales inventory web application
  • Tools: C++, DirectX 8, C#, ASP.NET, SQL Server

Software Developer – Realtime Services Corp, Morelos, Mexico ▪ October 2000 – February 2002

  • Web developer for a web based HR and payroll system. Development of the product demo and a chat room as part of the online help desk system.
  • Tools: ASP, VBScript, C++, SQL Server, Crystal Reports, Flash