Demonstrable skills and experience in both Enterprise and SME (MSP Clients) Project and Programme Management, based on the principles and methodologies of industry standards such as PRINCE 2 and PMP. With further demonstrable experience of managing teams in excess of 30 members including local hire and remote resources, together with all aspects of annual performance appraisals, and contractor negotiation, with an excellent understanding of the latest ITIL methodologies for ITSM. This specific experience has been gained from over 10 years of managing distributed teams and environments across multiple time zones and cultural forums, through Application and Infrastructure Support and Project and Change Management to have a complete understanding of the both SDLC and ITSM and how to make them successfully coexist. I have developed and managed enterprise grad SLA’s, OLA’s, UC’s and KPI’s framework, for both internal IT staff and external supplier resources to meet with industry and global regulatory requirements. Responsible for ALL Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) reporting and owner of ALL SOX controls for UK. I have a professional, adaptable, and competent approach to both Resource and Stakeholder management. I am more than comfortable with working in an integrated IT environment or as a consultant. I have a strong mix of corporate enterprise, SME and entrepreneurial experience, and to expand on that, my experience has afforded me the ability to learn the complex matrix management structures and business models which predominantly gained within Global Financial Services Industries (Investment Banking and Global, Corporate and Specialty Insurance). Where conversely some of my most recent and earlier career experience was based in one of the most competitive customer service industries, and to achieve success in this, I had to be flexible to market conditions, so that I could maintain strategic focus so as to continually meet my financial targets. The combination of my career experience has provided me with the opportunities of working in USA, Belgium, France, Spain, Gibraltar, Abu Dhabi and secondments to Brazil, Mexico and APAC, for projects that I was either managing or transferring to local piers and latterly I had responsibilities for USA, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Denmark. I am confident that I have a strong comprehension of global business environments and managing diverse IT Departments across a multicultural platform. I feel that I am confident and excellent communicator and am completely at ease with interacting and influencing piers, partners, subordinates and executive management, both internally and externally to my working environment. Throughout my career, I have remained technically competent, complemented by my training and experience with Prince 2 and ITIL methodologies. I am a strong communicator, who is confident and experienced in influencing business and IT stakeholders-up to and including-CIO/Managing Director Level.
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Part-time or full-time work in following areas. Available for onsite meetings in Toronto. - SQL Server 2000\2005\2008\2008R2\2012\2014 - Big Data - SQL Azure - ASP.NET MVC - SSIS - SSRS - SSAS - VLDB (Databases around 7 Tb size) - Data Warehouses - Database architecture, management, development, optimization. - Data centric .NET applications and Sites (C#.NET, WPF,WCF,ASP.NET , SilverLight). - Distributed teams management (Agile, SCRUM, TFS, SDLC, defining and controlling processes) More than 8 years in software development using Microsoft technologies. Solid experience of managing distributed teams.
I'm leading IT department of Agilium Labs, LLC. On this job I share roles of project manager, team leader and architect to create mature products from scratch. From organizational point of view I have experience working in team leader role for 5 years, good project management and requirement management skills. I understand typical software development processes, fan of Agile & DevOps, able to organize development process on a project and manage risks. From technical point of view I have excellence knowledge of core Java, JEE, Java web frameworks and Swing. Certified Java developer. I know and able to follow Extreme Programming development practices and Scrum methodology. Have excellent knowledge of design patterns and software architecture. My other strong skills are Linux administration, database administration and development, SaaS applications development, VOIP applications development, virtualization and cloud services. Finally, I have some skills in Ruby, RoR, C++.
Seasoned Business Analyst, Business Analysis Trainer/Mentor and Process/BPM Consultant with extensive IT/Business experience across global clients (of varied size and industries). Experience of working across many parts and cultures across the globe such as the India, U.S., U.K., Germany, Australia. Experience of training in Business Analysis and CBAP preparation across individual or small batches from the US, UK. Also have experience of training large size batches from multinational management consultancy and technology services. Proud to be Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) and happy to be ODesk endorsed as Top Rated Consultant. My objective is to continue excelling as Senior Business Analyst/Consultant while adding value to my clients during various phases of a project such as: • Extensive interaction with key stakeholders like users, senior leaders and vendor representatives. • Keeping tabs on governance/quality of organization-wide RFPs/requirements from various application domains, while functioning as the lead on requirements management process team • Active participation and contribution in stream leader meetings • Planning and actively participating in various workshops on solution concepts, scope, requirements analysis and detailed level functional requirements, gap analysis and design • BPA (Business Process Analysis) and improvement. Creation of As-Is end-to-end process maps highlighting the key processes, data(domain) models, rules and improvement opportunities • Creation of extensive documentation of requirements (new/enhancements) in the form of data and business process models, dashboard designs, use cases, user interface models (wireframes/mock-ups) or screen definitions, worksheets containing critical information like user groups and performance requirements • Assisting IT staff (including outsourced teams) in technical design, testing strategy, test case reviews/testing/QA. Creation of acceptance tests on behalf of business teams • Active participation in overall project planning, status tracking, document control, traceability and post closure activities • Extensive QA/testing and reviews of partner integration B2B transactions (data) to ensure those are per specs • Creating Message Implementation Guides (MIGs) for various interfaces including critical business processes related to Advance Shipment Notice (ASN/ 3B2) and Milestone updates (3B3)s • Designing client specific BPM Methodology based on industry best practices • Training and mentoring in the area of Business Analysis, CBAP-CCBA exam preparation, BPM/BRMS, Quality guidelines and process expertise. Successfully trained batches in the US, Canada and India • Member of Business Process and Data CoE (Centre of Excellence) team for a top tier client’s eBusiness team Professional Highlights: • Over the past 17 years , I have worked in all stages of SDLC, using different methodologies such as waterfall, agile, incremental. During all these years, I have contributed in wide variety of engagements as Business Analyst. I have in depth knowledge of BABOK framework. • I have specialized expertise in process improvement areas such as Business Process management Systems(BPMS), Business Activity Monitoring (BAM), Business Rules management Systems (BRMS), EAI and B2B based integrations. • I have worked with several US, UK and Australia based MNCs (such as Motorola, Genworth Financial, Capital One, British Telecom to name a few) on various IT engagements. While building my career expertise, I have lived and worked in India, U.S., Australia, U.K. and in Germany. As part of my odesk based consulting I have worked with several diversified clients located across U.S. Canada, Australia, Sweden and Dubai. • I have wide variety of business domain experience such as end to end Supply Chain, Trading, Insurance, Risk, Telecom, Performance Monitoring, in general web based systems, and ERP processes related to Sales, Inventory, Purchase and Logistics. I have also worked in the same role with small scale businesses as well, plus I have experience creating a small b2C online business setup. • Come from very strong technical and engineering background. Primary specialties include cloud computing, SOA and web-services, J2EE, client-server, .NET • I am certified NLP Practitioner from Australia and have skills to train/coach on the same as well. • Last but not the least- I have worked with global teams in completely remote model or partly remote model successfully for almost 5 years altogether. I have managed to do so successfully with regular communication and sharing updates, using remote access tools such as VPN, skype, teamviewer, GotoMeeting, WebEx along with appropriate preparation for the meetings and presentations. And yes, of course with help of great teams I have worked with.
Over the last 10 years,I have been engaged on various development and administration tasks on SQL Server, Oracle, Mysql and Networks.My core competency lies in Performance optimization, designing efficient database structures,including tables,indexes, views,functions,stored procedures/routines,CLR functions using T-SQL and performance tuning/optimization of all versions of MySql and SQL Server 2000/2005/2008/2008R2/2012 and so on. Expert in DBA tasks, MySQL installation optimization and replication (master - master, master slave etc) and have complete grip and extensive experience of backups,replication over IIS using HTTPS protocols,partitioning, mirroring, security management,SSRS reports development,SSIS and SSAS management also skilled in deploying and managing Virtual and Cloud Computing infrastructure. I look forward to provide consultancy services and work on sophisticated and large scale database projects involving performance and tuning, support, design & development, administration and Business Intelligence for 24/7 mission critical database servers. I must say that i am a performance and optimization geek and i have proved that in my carrier. Above all, I strive to provide excellent service to my clients and ensure their happiness, good customer service is key for me, and no project is completed until you are satisfied. I work during EST and speak and write fluent English and consider communication to be a necessity.
Mark R. Agency Contractor
*North American based - Native ENGLISH Speaker - Corporate and Consulting experience in North America - Expertise in offshore resource management As a senior software professional, I bring 15 years of technical experience with several Fortune 500 companies. My roles have included Senior Project Management and Senior Quality Assurance Strategy and Implementation across multiple industries. In addition to my corporate experience, I have spent several years consulting with start-ups and small to mid-sized businesses to successfully release highly complex technical software projects with great success. I have a Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Six Sigma training and excellent client references. I am also a partner in my agency Core Consulting Services Inc. Our company provides end-2-end Business and IT Management services. Our motto that we stand by is “Good Client Relationships come thru the delivery of Expert Professional Services and understanding the needs of our clients". Here is a high level overview of my expertise: Project Management • Project Mgmt including use of Agile/SCRUM methodologies • Sourcing & Recruitment (including local and offshore resources) • Budget Management • Management of Deliverable Schedule and Project Forecasting • Vendor Relations & Integration • Priority Management & Problem Solving Software Design Management • Strategic Quality Planning/Analysis • Design, Development, Delivery of End-to-End Testing • Automation (Selenium) / Manual Testing • Technical Writing and Documentation • Metrics Reporting • Requirements Gathering / Business Analysis • Business Process Improvement Leadership • Coaching • Mentoring • Team Development • Personnel Training & Management • Conflict Resolution • Corporate Training Thank you for reviewing my profile and for your consideration for me to contribute to any of your current and/or future projects.
Mae B. Agency Contractor
EXPERIENCE: * 5 star oDesk Rating * 900+ hours worked * 4 years of solid BA and requirements management * Worked as the Lead Business Analyst * SQA tester for some eCommerce websites and an examination system * Joomla website development and administration * Front End Web Developer PROJECTS: - eCommerce sites - Examination System - Mobile Apps - Laboratory Testing System KEY SKILLS: * Business Analysis: - Requirements management - Use Cases / User Story writing - UMLs, Data Flow Diagrams, and Process Flow Diagrams preparation - Wireframes for eCommerce applications including those for mobile apps - Prototypes and Mockups - Tools used: * CaseComplete * MS Visio * OpenOffice Draw * Balsamiq * Pencil * Proto.io * Gliffy * Manual Software Testing - Test Plan writing - Test Case writing - Test Data preparation - Manual test execution - Responsive Mobile testing - Tools: * BrowserStack * Bitbucket * Testrail * Joomla website development and administration - AcyMailing Newsletters - Website Maintenance - Content uploading - Setup/transfer of hosting site - Installations PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND COLLABORATION TOOLS USED: - JIRA - TeamWork - Asana - Slack SPECIALIZED COURSES TAKEN: - Software Testing,QA Testing, Manual Testing,SDLC,Test Plan Course - Introduction to Web and eCommerce User eXperience Design - Website Conversion Optimization: UX, Social Media & Email
Vikram B. Agency Contractor
Solutions Architect with 15 years of qualitative experience in the areas of Architecting, Designing & Developing applications Insightful experience in Project Management with vital contributions towards assessment of technologies, and design of value propositions for customer requirements Track record of successfully handling the design and development of applications across multiple industrial segments of e-Learning, Media, Healthcare, Telecom & Computer Systems Demonstrated competencies in the conceptualisation/ creation of flexible/ expandable software architecture to meet client requirements Additional exposure in making RFPs as per clients need & specifications & customizing company’s products Adept in acting as an ambassador of change for successful implementation of business solutions in organisations within pre-set budgets and deadlines
Marco Esteban Zenteno Saavedra Agency Contractor
I've been working as a Project Manager with a large team of developers, designers and writers, over the last 4 years; launching several websites per month using WordPress and Joomla. I've been in constant contact with my clients, gathering their requested features, making sure the design and content of the websites are highly optimized for conversions. My team of experienced developers and me, guarantee we'll meet the goals, exceeding your expectations within deadlines, making all of our clients happy with our work (my feedback is a proof of that). My skill set goes from scooping a web development project from the beginning to the end, doing Quality Assurance along the development, and making sure your new website does it's job, get you more business. So, feel free to invite me to an interview, whether you need a new website, or an update to your current one so you stop bleeding money by losing chances of getting more leads and more money.