Work History

Work History
Sep 2007 - Sep 2009

Technologist

NIIT
  • Worked as subject matter expert, author and developer.

  • Created online courseware on Database Design, Perl/CGI, Agile Project Management, Basics of Oracle 10g, Relational Database Design, CRM training material, and on Database Storage.

  • Learnt to work on tight schedules and short development life cycles.

  • Developed skills to quickly learn new technologies and stay current in the technical domain.

Oct 2004 - Feb 2007

Lecturer

International Institute for Higher Education in Morocco
  • Planned, designed and trained the students of Engineering and Management Studies in Computer Skills and Database Design courses.

  • Learntto work in an ESL (English as Second Language) setting.

Mar 2004 - Aug 2004

Consultant Programmer

UNICEF
  • Analyzed system requirement, designed and developed database management system to maintain contract employees.
Mar 1999 - Oct 2002

Oracle Consultant: Analyst and Designer

Alpha Systems
  • Designed, developed and guided project teams of various size while working on Oracle projects for Zimbabwe Education council, National Employment Council, Zimbabwe Pensions Office, Stock Brokering Firm, Research International and South African Distance Education Society.

  • Created and conducted Oracle and Developer training for new recruits.

  • Conducted training for corporate clients such as World Vision, Rainbow Tourism, USAID and Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Agency. Developed good communication skills.

  • Developed good interpersonal skills. Learnt adaptability and flexibility to keep the team on schedule and to avoid delay in deliverables. Developed good planning and organizational skills.

Jan 1999 - Mar 1999

Corporate Trainer

NIIT
  • Conducted training for corporate clients.

Oct 1997 - Nov 1998

Training Executive

ASSET
  • Conducted full-day training in Oracle, Developer 2000 and Power Builder for corporate clients.

  • Developed skills to make long learning sessions interesting.

Education

Education
Sep 2010 - Sep 2011

MSc

UCD
Apr 2007 - Feb 2008

Certificate Course

NIIT
Sep 1997 - Oct 1997

Certificate Course

ASSET
Sep 1988 - Jun 1990

PG Diploma

NIIT
Jun 1980 - May 1984

BE

SV Regional Engineering College

Certifications

Certifications

Sun Java Certified Programmer

Sun Microsystems

Oracle Certified Associate

Oracle