Work History

Work History

IBM Canada

Jul 2010 - Present

IBM Certified Solution Architect and Project Manager

In the role as Certified Solution Architect (specialty Data Warehouse Architecture) within IBM Strategy & Analytics, I have participated in several client projects doing the following work: - Data Warehouse and ODS Architectures - ETL Architecture (for star-schema, 3rd normalized form and IBM insurance industry data model IIW) - Data Warehouse Modeling - Technical Coordination (Lead) for offshore and onsite ETL development and test teams - Data Migration - Management of Softlayer private Cloud infrastructure and setup of global Geo Redundancy. - Management of Big Data initiatives. - Impact and risk assessment - Project Management - Configuration Management - Methodology tailoring - Micro designs - Requirements gathering - Direction and guidance to QA and test teams - Mentorship I was also nominated as a board member of the Americas Architect Profession Validation Board evaluating candidates to become certified as an Architect. In the role as Project Manager my tasks consisted of the following: - Supervision of small to medium sized teams ranging from 4-12 development, test and DBA resources - Coordination of schedule and tasks with other divisions within IBM - Tracking of hours and expenses by the IBM team - Creation of status reports to client and IBM client account executives - Stakeholder and expectation management - Submitting monthly 7 keys regarding the project health - Creating monthly forecasts - Identifying risks and issues - Creating project schedules - Creating project change requests - Hiring and management of development resources - Approval of hours for development resources - Adherence to data security and policy regulations (DS&P)

Education

Education

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Skills