David De Medeiros

David De Medeiros

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Lecturer

Thompson Rivers University
  • Lecturer in the School of Business and Economics and Applied Business Technology.
  • Develop course material and lecture hundreds of students a year.
  • Published academic paper in the 2010 ASAC Journal under Management Science.
  • Helped coach the MBA team to the semi-finals of the John Molson MBA International Case Competition in Montreal beating teams Queen’s University, HEC Montréal, and international schools. This was recognized in BC Business Magazine.
  • Specialize in Data Analysis, Data Mining, and Simulation & Modeling.
  • Gather financial data then create models to simulate the probable outcome.
Feb 2006 - May 2008

I.T. Customer Service Analyst

Methanex - Corporate Office
  • Implemented Information Technology projects that spanned over nine countries.
  • Member of the Global Infrastructure Team.
  • On the project team for a $2 million project to implement a global document management system that involved determining project, change management, and risk/audit requirements.
  • Open Text Livelink Systems Administrator.
  • Managed data user access, data integrity, and data backups, and confidential information.
  • Researched products and services then presented my recommendation to management.
Jul 2003 - Feb 2006

Systems Analyst

Methanex - Manufacturing Plant
  • Developed a Piping Specification program with the Senior Mechanical Engineer for the Methanol Plant and Ammonia Plant.  The Piping Specification program uses SQL Server 2000 for data storage and ASP/VBScript for the front end.
  • Managed and maintained the local Intranet, Document Management System, Instrument Data Sheet and Lab Application systems.
  • Managed and maintained IT servers, databases, computer networks, and data security.

Education

Education
Sep 2008 - Jul 2009

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Thompson Rivers University
  • Advanced Finance
  • Advanced Marketing Management
  • Operations Management
  • Accounting
  • Business Research and Consulting
  • Global Management
  • International Business
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • John Molson MBA International Case Competition in Montreal
  • Participant in the BSG-Online Simulation with over forty thousand MBA competitors. Finished with the world’s second highest score. A simulation of running your own global business.
Sep 1997 - Dec 2002

Bachelor of Science

Thompson Rivers University
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Systems                 
  • Data Structures                     
  • Software Engineering           
  • Computer Networks 
  • Algorithm Design & Analysis
  • Programming Languages
  • Operating Systems
  • Applied Artificial Intelligence
  • Web Design and Programming
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Advance Database Systems
  • Object Oriented Design & Programming
  • Distributed Database Systems & Distributed Data on the Web
  • Management and Maintenance of Microsoft Server Environment
  • Cisco Networking Technologies

Personal Development/Skills

  • Enrolled in the Charted Financial Analyst Designation (CFA)
  • Personally invest in stock, mutual fund, ETF, forex, and real estate markets
  • Technical and analytical skills with business, social, and communication skills
  • Experience in oil and gas industry

Certifications

Certifications

Confined Space Entry and Rescue Level 2 Certification

Methanex

Hazardous Material Emergency Response Operational Level Certification

Kitimat Valley Institute

TESL/TESOL Teaching Certification

Oxford Seminars

Kepner Tregoe Problem Solving Certification

Kepner-Tregoe

Canadian Securities Course (CSC)

CSI Global Education Inc.