Abdul Samad

Work History

Work History
Apr 2010 - Oct 2010

Dynamics AX Technical Consultant / Chief Technical Officer

Nanosoft Technologies Private Limited

Task List & Responsibilities

  • Remotely Provide technical consultancy to various dynamics ax clients across USA.
  • Architect different vertical solutions on Dynamics AX.
  • Study/Analyze Functional Specification of respective feature and create best suitable design for the feature
  • Development of the assigned feature in Dynamics AX using MorphX, X++ and other related tools
  • Create unit test for the assigned feature in Dynamics AX using XUnit framework 
  • Provide technical knowledge related to dynamics to the team members and other staff
  • Perform code reviews for the features designed by team members and other staff
  • Manage a team of 20 developers across three departments.
  • Manage data mining, mobile development and ERP development departments.
  • Provide technical consultancy across all departments.
  • Create and manage agile development process across the firm.

Major Projects

  • Dynamics AX : Royalty Accounting System

I was the main architect of royalty accounting system in Dynamics AX. It is a vertical created for royalty processing. The company behind the vertical is ZoeGraye (www.zoegraye.com) and the vertical is currently getting implemented in The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization (www.rnh.com). There were two developers, a quality assurer and a functional consultant working with me on this.

  • Technical Consultant : MPC Business Solutions (http://www.mpcbusinesssolutions.com/)

MPC business solution has done more than 200 implementations of Dynamics across USA. I was leading a team to support all the technical aspects of implementation, support and customization for MPC BS clients. 

  • Architect: DivvyShot.com

Divvyshot is a photo sharing framework with applications for Web, Desktop and Mobile. I was the main architect of the desktop application that was designed in C#.Net. Divvyshot was later acquired by Facebook and it was a major achievement for us as well. 

May 2007 - Apr 2010

Dynamics AX Technical Lead

Mazik Global Private Limited

Task List & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing a team for their respective feature projects based on Microsoft Dynamics AX
  • Study/Analyze Functional Specification of respective feature and create best suitable design for the feature
  • Development of the assigned feature in Dynamics AX using MorphX, X++ and other related tools
  • Create unit test for the assigned feature in Dynamics AX using XUnit framework 
  • Provide technical knowledge related to dynamics to the team members and other staff
  • Perform code reviews for the features designed by team members and other staff
  • Schedule meetings with Tyler Technologies for related features 
Major Projects
  • Microsoft Dynamics AX 2011 for public sector
Worked on the new release of Dynamics AX that is scheduled to be released in 20100. We were customizing it for public sector needs. The main area of focus is AR, GL and AP. I worked as a lead developer on many features in these areas.
  • Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009
I was part of the team that launched Microsoft Dynamics AX 5 release, formally Dynamics 2009. I was leading a team customizing Dynamics AX for public sector needs. This product was being customized for Microsoft. We were working with our parent company Tyler Technologies USA (http://www.tylerworks.com) which provides us with functional specification for the features to be customized in dynamics ax. Other Achievements 
  • Tyler Technologies is the parent company of Mazik Pakistan. I was transferred to Tyler Technologies, Renton, USA for six months to experience the development process across company. I also received hands on training on Microsoft Dynamics AX development in Microsoft development centers in Seattle area.  
Jun 2005 - May 2007

Sr. Software Engineer

Softronic System Private Limited

Task List & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for designing/developing new application architecture that takes full advantage of the object oriented capabilities of .NET technologies.
  • Provide technical leadership, specifically with regard to learning new .NET technologies, for the development staff.
  • Support group and customer use of computer software and hardware by participating in acquisition of computing resources.
  • Design, code, test and analyze n-tier applications using primarily .Net technologies.
  • Implementation of Visual Studio Team system (TFS) using MSF Agile methodologies

Major Projects

  • Dealer Management Information System (DMIS)

This state of art Software was designed to facilitate all the Authorized Pak Suzuki Dealer across Pakistan to communicate with Pak Suzuki Motor Company Ltd (PSMCL). Basic objective was to provide automation and synchronization among the Authorized Dealers and Pak Suzuki Company in all respects. It consisted of five major Modules i.e. Sales, Service, Spares, Finance and Communication (To transfer data from all the sites to PSMCL and vice verse).  The Information system comprises of specific modules to allow communication between IBM AS400 and Windows Server platform. The information system currently spans a network of 60 dealers across Pakistan. My role was to the design the software architecture based on IBATIS middle ware. I also designed the Sales module along with the communication module between dealers and PSMC. The communication module to transfer between AS400 and Window server was also designed by me.

Tools: ASP.Net, C#, Windows Forms, VB.NET, SQL Server2005, Crystal Reports, SSRS, Regular Expressions Tool (RegEx), COM+

Education

Education