Work History

Work History
Apr 2008 - Present

Analyst Programmer

Informatics education Centre

Working as a software consultant through Nityo Infotech (Pvt) Ltd.

  1. Developing in-house system components on perl, mssql, php, mysql to support the existing system and to Introduce new features to the current system. (backbone is perl, MSSQL)
  2. Implemented Open Source IM service for the Informatics Internal System with LIVE Chat and Web based IM client for students.(Openfire, Fastpath, Sparkweb, and Spark)
  3. Created iTube, an internal video uploading & encoding facility for Informatics.(PHP, ffmpex,MSSQL)
  4. Created course evaluation system back end and front end for international usage.(perl, MSSQL)
  5. Created an icon management system for managing icons to all user types and developed the tracking facility also to the system.(perl, MSSQL)
  6. Contributed a major role on OIRAS, an online instant response registry system for students registration to informatics.(perl, MSSQL)
  7. Managing the Media/IM server and ensuring the service availability to the users all the time.(Windows 2008 server, Openfire, IIS 7.0)
  8. Taking part on the advice group for new products licensing and testing of vendor applications. 
  9. Taking part on testing open source applications for the implementation within company.
  10. Work as a project manager on migration task from an old LMS to current LMS by two analyst programmers.(perl, ASP, MSSQL)
Sep 2007 - Jan 2008

Network Engineer

Solidar INGO Consortium
  1. Manage the total system with one AD Domain server, and around 100 Clients. (Windows 2003 Server, Windows XP Clients)
  2. Managed mail server, Messenger server, Web server and Anti virus server for the organisation.(Exchange, IIS, Norton AV Server)
  3. Ensured the working condition of VSAT communication equipment and ISA server for sharing the for the employees and visitors.
  4. Managed the network equipment and clients for providing maximum uptime.
  5. Created and managed the Intranet website for CMS.(ASP.NET in C#, MSSQL)
Apr 2006 - Aug 2007

Software Developer & Lecturer

Vanni Institute of Technology
  1. Worked on in-house projects developed for the educational institution including CMS and Exam system.
  2. Worked as a project manager for the students web applications project on ASP.NET.
  3. Covered the Web Applications development subjects for diploma students including ASP.NET and PHP.
  4. Managed the Campus network, intranet site, and DB server.
  5. Worked as the volunteer IT lecturer for spreading IT related technologies to the backward area school teachers and students.

Education

Education
Jan 2001 - Feb 2005

B.Sc Engineering

University of Peradeniya

Passed with 2nd Upper Class.

Summary

Analytical, hardworking and quick thinker on resolving complex problems. Qualification covers most of the areas on maths and information technology & communication systems. Successfully achieved most appropriate systems on the projects involved. have good understanding on software ethics and development strategies. Very well versed on web based applications development and open source systems implementation. have good experience on systems administration, server management including Windows 2003 and Linux.

Key Projects

perl, MSSQL

Student Admission system for Informatics Campus

This is the Student admission & Leads tracking system used by the informatics campus internationally. All the student applications on informatics worldwide going through this system for admission and evaluation for intake on courses. The system can manage a student with multiple course applications and to manage even after graduation.

Role:

Software Engineer

Activities:

Requirement gathering

Worked on database design & system design

Developed GUI for display lists and details of students.

Documented the project development and changes

currently supoprting the issues regarding the system.

PHP, MSSQL, ffmpeg

Video encoder and uploader system(Youtube clone)

This video encoding and uploading tool created for hosting Lectures as FLV video files.

Role:

Software Engineer

Activities:

Requirement gathering

Worked on database design & system design

Developed GUI for display lists and details of students.

Documented the project development and changes

Currently supporting the issues regarding the system.

PHP, openfire, MySQL

In-house IM server and Live chat on International Web

Implemented an IM system for Informatics users only using Openfire server and implemented web based IM client using sparkweb and php to directly login from IVC main site. Sales staff been included on the live chat system for helping international students to get help instantly.

Role:

Software Engineer

Activities:

Requirement gathering

Worked on database design & system design

Documented the project development and changes

currently supoprting the system.

ASP.NET Projects using Visual Studio .NET 2003, Macromedia Dreamweaver 8, IIS 5.0, MS Visio 2003

Intranet Library System for Vanni Institute of Technology

This is the Library management system with Book search, Lending Management, Payment , Mailing Systems on web based Interface.

Role:

Project Supervisor & Software Engineer

Activities:

Consultant for the design of software and database.

Consultant for the GUI design of Web Forms.

Project task scheduling and monitoring.

Consultant for the Project Documentation and Presentation.

Deployment of project successfully in Intranet Server

PHP MySQL Project using Zend Studio, Macromedia Dreamweaver 8, Apache, and MS Visio 2003

Intranet CMS for Education for Vanni Institute of Technology

This system allows lecturers and administrative unit to update documents and manage their contents on intranet. Students can view, download or print through web.

Role:

Software Engineer

Activities:

Designing the software and database.

GUI development of PHP pages

Project task decomposing and scheduling.

Testing of Project.

Project Documentation and Presentation.

Deployment of project successfully in Intranet Server