Noah Jacobs
Albany, CA 94706


A computer systems generalist with experience in all phases of commercial software development. A person with both excellent technical abilities and outstanding communications skills, able to quickly learn, use, and teach new technologies.


2002-Present OSI Software,San Leandro, CA

Technical support engineer. Provide support for the PI system, a real-time data collection and analysis system for process control data. Support both client and server applications on Windows, UNIX, and VMS. Assist independent software vendors in the use of proprietary programming interfaces, including traditional C language APIs (PI-API), COM interfaces (PI-SDK), and integrated development environments (PI-ACE) in C, C++, C#, Visual Basic 6 and Visual Basic.NET.. Write support solutions for company support website.

1992-2002 ISI ResearchSoft (formerly Niles Software) Berkeley, CA

Started on technical support staff, advanced to development group of the leading vendor of software for management of bibliographic information. Varied responsibilities in all phases of product development, including:

1981-1992 Self-employed San Francisco, CA

Computer consulting, technical writing and data entry.

1980-1981 U.S. Dept. of Energy San Francisco, CA

Legal Analyst, DOE Office of Hearings and Appeals. Reviewed appeals submitted for relief from federal energy price and allocation regulations.


1988-1990 San Francisco Park & Recreation Dept. San Francisco, CA

Natural resource inventory of Glen Canyon Park, SF. Conducted independent botanical survey; sat on advisory committee overseeing inventory by contractor.


University of California Davis, CA
B.A., Dramatic Art. 1978


Gardening, bicycling, musical instrument construction.