Focused and meticulous Software Engineer with over 25 years IT experience, proficient at problem recognition and
resolution, offering superior skills in Business Intelligence (BI) Data Modeling and Architecture, innovative BI solution
development, Agile BI/DW Project Implementation and Lean/Six Sigma Process Improvement Methodologies.
Senior BI Consultant August 2015 to December 2015Blue Cross Blue Shield Mississippi - Flowood, MS
Produced complex web reports using extensive HTML/CSS.
Remediated reports with DB2 and Netezza data sources as required.
Coordinated with QA testers from end-to-end testing phase to post-production validation phase.
Senior BI/Reporting Software Engineer July 2011 to June 2015Fidelity Investments - Westlake, Texas
Coordinated migration several WebFocus Reporting applications from version 7.7.x to version 8.103 with off-shore team.
Developed OBIEE BI Metrics for Security Pricing Business Process Work-flow monitoring, and Second-Level System Support Processes.
Developed Logical Data Model, contributed to ETL work-flow and constructed Star-Schema Dimensional model.
Supported Reporting applications for Cash Management, Transfer Agents and Mutual Fund Management and drove continual improvement by re-engineering legacy code.
Transitioned from SDLC Methodology to Agile Methodology incorporating LEAN Practice especially as it applies to BI Development.
BI Developer/Analyst January 2011 to July 2011LeanLogistics - Holland, Michigan
Contracted to convert 100 reports from MS Access to Web Focus 7.7.
Developed functional specifications for a single multi-profiled report engine to replace multiple variations of MS Access reports individually customized for multiple users.
Designed the Logical Data Model to support the customization based on user profiles.
Constructed the Web Focus code to integrate the report engine into the user work-flow to provide customized PDF and MS Excel reports.
Produced PDF-embedded trending graphs both for on-screen and Report Caster Scheduled use.
Principal Consultant, BI Developer September 2004 to December 2009KEANE INC - Boston, Massachusetts
BI Analyst January 2007 to January 2009Fidelity Investment Services
Created WebFocus Dashboard that provided reports in Excel, PDF and HTML formats.
Creating rolling 12-month Compliance Metrics Report with WF Dynamic OLAP design that gave 'slice-and-dice' and 'drill-down' functionalities.
Modified dashboard programs to allow access to WebFocus Internal files to invoke the ReportCaster Utility and save output to the ReportCaster Repository to fulfill a short-term 'archiving' requirement.
January 2004 to January 2006Wellington Wealth Management
Completed Technical Specification Document and developed COGNOS Powerhouse enhancements for the.
Corporate Actions and Security Pricing Business Applications during migration from previous legacy systems.
Develop reports for the migrated enterprise-wide environment using ORACLE Reports Developer.
Software Analyst/Developer July 2002 to July 2004MACKENZIE FINANCIAL - Toronto, CANADA, Ontario
Created the Technical Specification Document for a major enhancement to the MPower Fund Accounting System.
Lead Developer for MPower System COGNOS Powerhouse software enhancement.
Project Lead for the conversion of the Fund Partnership Information Network system from C-ISAM to ORACLE 8 and created all shell scripting used in this conversion.
Created the Trades Upload functionality from Mackenzie Financial to the BLOOMBERG Trading System.
Lean Six Sigma : Continuous Process Improvement Currently enrolled in Green Belt Certification Yellow Belt Certification Skills Training : Continuous Education OBIEE RPD Development and Administration (Oracle Corp.) Informatica PowerCenter Level 1 (Informatica Corp.
Master of Philosophy (M. Phil : Computer ScienceUniversity of The West Indies (U.W.I. BARBADOS)Computer Science Bridgetown, Barbados, West Indies
Computer Science Thesis "The Theory of Highly Available Distributed Systems (HADS)" not submitted.
Bachelor of Computer Science : Computer Science/MathematicsConcordia University - Montreal, Quebec, CanadaComputer Science/Mathematics
Lean Six Sigma : Continuous Process Improvement Currently enrolled in Green Belt Certification Yellow Belt Certification Skills Training : Continuous Education OBIEE RPD Development and Administration (Oracle Corp.) Informatica PowerCenter Level 1 (Informatica Corp. Master of Philosophy (M. Phil : Computer Science Bachelor of Computer Science : Computer Science/Mathematics
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