Results-driven IT professional with 20 years of experience in diverse areas including Enterprise Architecture and Product Development. Expertise includes team leadership, enterprise architecture, product development, training and cloud services. Dynamic, resourceful, and extremely driven individual with a deep passion for creating and delivering programs and solutions that empower a team, company, and customer to meet and exceed desired expectations.
Cloud: Amazon Web Service (AWS)
Micro Services and API Management: WSO2 API Manager.
CEBP: Communication Enabled Business Process, 3rd party API's (Twilio, Voxeo, Facebook, Twitter).
Application Architecture: ZK Framework, Web Services, Rest SOA Frameworks, JMS, SDLC.
Infrastructure Architecture: Application Serves (WebSphere, Tomcat), Web Servers (nginx, Http Server), Load Balancers, Routers, Cloud.
Mainframe Integration: CTG (CICS Transaction Gateway), HATS (Host Access Transformation Services).
Portals/Content Management: WebSphere Portal
Databases: MySql, Db2, SQL Server, Oracle.
Programming Language & Tools: J2EE Java, Spring, Hibernate, EclipseLink, Active MQ, Jersey Rest, C#, Google Maps, Jasper Report, Velocity, Telosys, SVN, Eclipse, RAD, Visual Studio .NET, COBOL.
Operating Systems: Windows, UNIX, Linux IOS, Android.
New Technology: Rules Engine, Mobile Framework, Big Data, No Sql, IOT.
Co-Founded company Amatra Technologies, Inc a consulting and product development company.
Principal Architect for Amatra SmartSource™, an enterprise level Emergency Notification system.
US Patent 9083668 - Adaptor based communications systems, apparatus, and methods (Awarded July 2015)
Co-author of publication 'Global Change Master Directory: Object-oriented Active Asynchronous Transaction Management in a Federated Environment Using Data Agents' at SAC 2001, Las Vegas, USA.
Co-author of publication 'NASA Global Change Master Directory: An Implementation of Asynchronous Management Protocol in a Heterogeneous Distributed Environment' at DOA 2001, Rome, Italy.
Amatra is a consulting and product company that helps clients build innovative solutions. Amatra has developed a State of the Art innovative Multi Channel Smart Communications Platform called Amatra SmartSource™.
SmartSource ™ Platform (http://www.amatra.com)
Amatra SmartSource™ is a SaaS Smart Communications Platform that provides an integrated environment for planning, sending, tracking and analyzing communications to tens of thousands of users using multiple communication channels. As the Product Owner
Conceptualized, Designed and Implemented an end to end Enterprise Emergency Notification System which is used by customers to save lives and minimize property damage.
Implemented along with FEMA and Cell Phone providers, the first 'no signup' text messaging system in the country for emergency notifications.
Spearheaded technology framework implementation that reduced product development time by 50%.
Lead Sales and Marketing effort to promote and sell the solution resulting in multiple new clients.
Collaborated with Legal on IP protection resulting in the Patent being awarded for the system.
Drove effort to partner with enterprise vendors resulting in SmartSource being part of the IBM Government Framework/Smarter Planet initiative and showcased around the world.
Dynamic CAFM (http://www.dynamiccafm.com/)
Dyanmic CAFM is a Facilities Management and Public Safety software company based out of Houston,TX.
As a Product Engineer and Consultant worked remotely from Austin,TX on the DPS (Dynamic Public Safety) suite of products. DPS is a flexible, user friendly Public Safety Software Suite that enables law enforcement agencies to manage criminal processes.
Primary Engineer for the Radiolog and Warrant module for the DPS suite of products.
Designed and Implemented multiple complex UI screens based on ZK framework.
Implemented interactive Map features using Google Maps including building custom components for manipulating Circles and Polygons.
Technology: Java, ZK Framework, Spring, Hibernate, MySql, Google Maps, SVN, Eclipse, Tomcat, Jasper Report, Phabricator.
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) (https://www.wsscwater.com)
WSSC is one of the largest water utilities companies in the US, serving the suburbs of Washington DC. As a Consultant and Project Leader
Worked directly with the CIO on the WSSC IT modernization and transformation project.
Part of the committee to hire mid-level managers, architects and developers for the transformed IT department.
Provided Leadership and Direction to WSSC management and employees during times of change.
Oversaw multiple aspects of IT modernization program including product and vendor selection.
Spearheaded the development of eServices platform that allowed WSSC to better manage their relationship with customers through a web based system to manage accounts, pay bills and obtain permits.
Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance is a multi-line insurance company with more than $400 million in annual written premiums.As the Enterprise Architect.
E-Business Frameworks: Developed Processes, Frameworks, Templates, SDLC and Best Practices for NET and Java application development which helped reduce development time by 20%.
APG (Architectural Planning Group): Project manager and primary lead for an initiative to recommend new technologies and products. Performed technology/tools evaluation and software technical proof of concepts. Interacted with Research Analysts (Gartner) to get feedbacks on softwares, products and IT trends.
United Home Life (http://www.unitedhomelife.com): Primary architect for Java/WebSphere based external portal for independent agents selling Life insurance polices.This application replaced a manual system and allowed approximately 10,000 registered agents to view policy status, execute quotes, download forms, view commissions. This application reduced inquiry calls by 60% and improved internal efficiencies by 30%.
Membership System: Application Architect and mentor for the .NET based Customer Relationship Management (CRM) application that manages 275,000 Farm Bureau Members. Based on the EBusiness .NET framework, features include managing members profiles, events management, and correspondence management.
Primary technical liaison with vendors, working with vendor to shape product direction and understand how their product can bring business benefit to company. Worked with major vendors including IBM, Microsoft and CSC.
As an Infrastructure Consultant at Eli Lilly & Company (Internet Service Group) centrally involved in the following:
Crucial team member for providing consulting and support services to more than 1200 internal and external applications.
Key contributor for developing strategies, guideline and process to introduce Java as an Enterprise Development tool at Lilly.
Design and Development of Java/WebSphere based utilities to automate ISG support and process.
As a Technology Consultant worked on the following projects
Business-to-Business E-Commerce exchange, which matches Buyers and Suppliers of Engineered products at PointGlobal.com Inc.
GPN (Global Points Network) is a new architecture developed at RCI (http://www.rci.com) to web enable services to RCI members and affiliates.
Product Development at SearchSoft (http://www.searchsoft.net).
EAGLE II (Effective Administration of Guaranteed Loans for Education) project at SallieMae (http://www.salliemae.com).
As a Mainframe Programmer worked on the following projects:
Customer Information System (CIS) at Michigan Consolidated Gas Company (http://www.michcon.com).
NOMADS (Nevada Operations of Multi Automated Data System) project at Nevada State Welfare Department.
CSEAS (Child Support Enforcement Automated System) at Oregon State Welfare Department
IBM Certified SOA Associate.
Big Data Boot Camp - Global Big Data Conference (2014)
IBM Certified Systems Expert
CPCU – Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter. (In-Progress).
Austin Technology and Telecommunications Commission Video Presentation:http://bit.ly/1FMGgYJ
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