FRS is very excited to welcome Michael Covington to our software development team. Michael joined FRS in June 2015 and has over 14 years of experience in software development. He brings an extensive knowledge of the background screening industry, as well as designing and developing leading edge web-based applications. Having Michael on the FRS team helps ensure we will have the resources we need to continue to grow and provide technology for meeting new demands in our software platforms.
Michael began his career in software development in 2001 working in the telecom cost management industry. In 2008 Michael was hired by Hirease, Inc. to be their Software Development Manager. While at Hirease, he led a team of analysts, developers and QA to develop cutting edge software specific to the background screening industry including Applicant Tracking Systems, Performance Appraisal and tracking and Leadership Assessment. Michael is a fellow of the Dedman Center for Business Leadership, completing the program in 2013. He is a certified SCRUM Master and he also holds a certification in Microsoft SQL Server. Michael’s experience in Agile and Scrum methodologies will help streamline our development processes and procedures. This will help FRS better serve our customers and develop new and exciting features and platforms in the near future.
“Several members of our staff have known Michael for many years,” stated Phil Chapman, President. “The chance to bring him onto our team was a welcome opportunity. With his years of IT as well as background screening experience, Michael has quickly become a productive team member and completed his first product release project for us within two months. We are looking forward to more great things from him and are very glad to have him join our company.”
As the background screening industry’s most widely used technology, FRS offers our B2B clients with a foundation of rock solid background screening solutions that allow them to attract and maintain top customers who demand accuracy and speed when screening individuals. The FRS suite of technology solutions has been expertly crafted over two decades to assist the users of FRS as they cater to their clients whether they are screening prospective employees, current employees, contractors, students, volunteers or potential tenants. FRS offers a comprehensive suite of flexible products and services for consumer reporting agencies (CRA), criminal research specialists (CRS) and provides the proven network that pulls all of the pieces together for their clients, the HR professionals. FRS is Powerful, is Proven and is the Preferred technology solution of the background screening industry. For more information, visit our website at www.frssoftware.com.