I just finished the POS Panera Bread XP to Windows upgrade including all pin pads for long Island. I have also upgraded a CVS & BJ’s, 7-11 & Kohl’s sites for pin pads. . Extensive CCTV, DVR & Media / Signage Repair & install. Lexmark certified, Tech skills: Aviation Radio repair, Aircraft direction finders, Aviation radar. I possess an A+ and Network Plus certificate via CompTIA. All POS, XP to Windows upgrades, CCTV, DVR & Media / Signage, two way radios, base stations, remote equipment, PC.s, Security systems. All TV's Blood pressure, Postal machines, all printers, EcoATM machines, microwave, Lexmark, Riso, Canon, OKI Data, Samsung, Colortrac, Pitney Bowes, Motorola, Nextel, EcoATM, Brother & Zebra. OSHA certified for construction, safety & health, Lock out tag out. Folder inserters, machines, Certified by the USCG as an administration specialist, Open water diver. Pistol permit. Motorola Service management academy, MagTek ExpressCard 1000, Scanners, ICS-100, ICS-200, ICS-700, ICS800, ICS810, Electrical Training Program One, Certified Communication technician, Certified Mobile Communications technician, Homeland Security Administration Procedures Specialist, Enhanced Base Transceiver Station Integrated Digital Enhanced Network, , Boating Skills & Seamanship Course, Fundamental Project Management, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Access Data Base, Paging Console Training RF Audio, Trunked Centracom 2 Plus Console, Managing Smartnet Trunked Systems, Mobile Data Systems, Unix 8000 System, Modem Level Setting Encrypted, Console Interface Unit Level Setting, Trunked MSF 5000 Repeater Radio, Modax 500 Paging Terminals, Recent accomplishments:
- Job description: • Organizes, directs and manages activities for building and maintaining software releases for their promotion to the production environment. • Determines the required skill sets and organizes the manpower needed to implement the release. As the head of the release team • Manage ATM, Card center operational systems • Provides technical support to software developers and business unit personnel in executing and managing test processes and establishing the environments used to conduct testing of the final deliverables. • Directs activities to ensure the software products meet quality standards and performance objectives within defined time and budget targets • Ensuring that the production life system is up and running on time schedules.
Experienced and qualified business technology professional with over 14 years of experience and focussing on customer facing Payments/EFT domain solution consulting, software implementation and migration, project management/leading, testing and training. Pre Sales and Solution Consulting Experience in providing technical assistance to sales team members to facilitate closing sales by identifying user requirements and opportunities, creating and delivering custom demonstrations, business case, presentations and providing RFI/RFP support. Experienced in solution consulting and implementation of Transaction Initiators (Delivery Channels/Self Service Terminals), Transaction Processors (EFT Switches, Risk/Fraud Management solutions), Transaction Authorisers (Core Banking and Card Management solutions), and Transaction Management Systems (Clearing and Settlement, Claims Management and Monitoring systems) for financial institutions and processors. Respond to RFIs/RFPs, Gather User Requirements and interpretation of use cases/stories and producing solution design proposals. Prepare requirement, configuration, change control, quality control documents. Have strong relationship management and vendor management skills. Good knowledge on various software management tools. Service Delivery and Technical/Functional Consulting Held leading positions in industry leading organisations like ACI worldwide, Clear2Pay, Logica (now CGI), FSS and Diebold. Lead large scale EFT migration and implementation projects, with initiation, planning, execution and support. Hands on experience on migration and implementation of Base24-eps, Base24, IST switches, PRM fraud monitoring solutions, testing simulators like Asset, Paragon, Clear2Pay (Lexcel, Integri and Levelfour) testing tools and simulators. Good knowledge on project delivery and execution cycle for EFT products, solutions and tools. Training and mentoring customers on industry best practices with both formal and informal courses Proven ability to train, motivate, supervise, prioritise with a good communication and presentation skills. Technical Skills Products - ACI Base24 v6.x, ACI Base24-eps, PRM, FIS IST, ACI Action 2000, Sparrow-Hawk, EFT Interfaces for Flex cube, Finacle, BANCS/BANCS Link core banking solutions, Diebold, NCR and BULL ATMs, POS terminals, Prognosis Event Monitoring Tool Hard Ware - Tandem Non Stop Servers, IBM and HP High End UNIX Servers Operating Systems – Guardian (Tandem OS), UNIX, Windows Database - Enscribe, Oracle, Sybase and c-Tree Testing and Defect Management Tools - ASSET, Level Four, Intergri, Paragon, Lexcel, ,Mercury Quality Centre, Test Director, PVCS, Sales Force Certification Tools – MasterCard, Visa, JCB and CUP Monitoring Tools - Prognosis Event Monitoring Tool, Tivoli Protocols and Messaging Standards - Diebold 912, NCR 50, IFX, ISO8583 v87 & 93 standards, VISA, MasterCard, AMEX, JCB and CUP mandates TCP/IP and X.25
Programming languages: C#, C++, C. Wide experience in self service terminal software development. Deep knowlege in various banking technologies such as ISO7816(inc. EMV),ISO8583, NDC+. Working with different devices(cash dispensers, cash recycling modules, card readers, encrypting pin-pads, thermal printers)
To be a part of a progressive group that can provide a challenging work environment and facilitate career escalation, to have a long term association with a recognized organization and contribute positively to its growth