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Founder Resume

New York, NY

SUMMARY:

DLT and blockchain architect, developer and consultant with experience in banking, supply chain and mobile technologies

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Proficient with: Microsoft Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, & Excel, SAP FICO, Oracle, Clarity PPM, PeopleSoft General Ledger, Collibra Connect, Hyperion, SharePoint, Bloomberg Terminal, Murex, Calypso, Cisco Networking, Axiom, Jira, Visio, SQL, IBM Blockchain, Oracle Blockchain Platform, Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Sawtooth, Ethereum, R3 Corda, Ripple and Stellar

EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, New York, NY

Founder

Responsibilities:

  • winning startup that deploys enterprise supply chain networks, provides asset provenance and facilitates decentralized commerce of luxury goods.
  • Confidential is a shared, immutable transaction ecosystem of brands, retailers, insurers and consumers, providing anti - counterfeit solutions for the luxury industry.

Confidential

Founder

Responsibilities:

  • An innovative solution for global blockchain-backed commerce with digital asset exchange services, and digital securities offering (DSO) platform for capital markets.
  • Institutional and accredited users use the platform to digitize and tokenize traditionally illiquid assets such as private equity, private placement and real estate investment trusts (REITS).

Confidential, New York, NY

Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Prepared Project Initiation Document (PID) then Project Plan with LOBs sponsors to gain approval for Distributed Ledger Technology Solution Design, which required development teams to provide input for effort estimation based on the defined scope and project objectives for Hyperledger Fabric, R3 Corda and boutique vendor solutions.
  • Communicated with Steering Committee the economic impact of blockchain adoption in enterprise to absorb approvals needed to design and implement trade finance blockchain architecture proof of concept using Hyperledger Fabric, Hyperledger Composer, REST API and IBM Cloud.
  • Managed and led Société Générale’s involvement with we.trade platform for trade finance- an IBM sponsored consortium among 12 banks to transform, reduce friction and enhance transparency among consortium members.
  • Produced documentation for Hyperledger Fabric integration with legacy systems to ensure proper ownership, controls, and data lineage is in place from Source to Back Office as required by Chief Data Officer and Compliance Head.
  • Managed Group Data Governance Program (deadline Q2 2018) strategic efforts to align to General Data Protection Regulation by performing deep dive analysis to align requirements for senior management to validate proper GDPR project implementation.
  • Workstream lead (IB) for General Data Protection Regulation with information security senior stakeholders by assigning tasks, managing dependencies, resolve and escalating issues, reporting status updates and mitigating risks.
  • Revised the budget allocation plan for senior technology stakeholders for the reallocation to off-shore resources by developing budget forecasts and resulting in savings of over $8 million annually.

Confidential, New York, NY

Project Manager/ Sr.Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Project lead to build governance efforts surrounding data inventory, classification, and implementation of security controls to support data privacy and security compliance as required for internal data attributes by the Front Office mandates for transparency.
  • Lead for Barclays Blockchain for Audit Solutions awareness sessions for the Americas.
  • Interfaced with BCG and PWC consultants in defining business and technical requirements for the Blockchain Validation Solution-an innovative, continuous auditing software for the financial industry.
  • Worked with Barclays CTO office on common domain model (CDM) along with International Swaps and Derivative Association (ISDA) for blockchain pilot using R3 Corda and smart contracts.
  • Managed controls for 70,000 data attributes requirements by Data Policy for 130 Fed Schedules from Lines of Business centralized reporting line items into Data Warehouse for CCAR Regulatory Reporting Program including: 47,000 reporting points from FR Y-14Q, 20,000 reporting points from FR Y-14A, and 2,000 reporting points from FR Y-9C.
  • Defined data requirements with internal stakeholder and external clients to understand data usage, prioritization, and regulatory landscape to identify proper data governance solutions then supported Confidential ’s business analysts to prepare, refine BRDs and FRDs to align data principles to Confidential 239 principles.
  • Contributed to annual CISO strategy through data governance objectives and respective work stream requirements to meet mandates for Senior Stakeholders with subject matter expertise ISO27001/2, COBIT, SOC2, SOX, NIST CSF.
  • Implemented and enhance various controls throughout the data architecture due to Audit findings and drafted evidence of changes/remediation via Corrective Action Plans (CAP) to mitigate operational risk for data feeds into vendor trading tools.
  • Identified and presented gap assessments within source systems of potential data breaches, irregular product attributes, and abnormalities to senior stakeholders during weekly status meetings to mitigate potential risks and align priorities.

Confidential, New York, NY

Project Manager/Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Designed architecture for Commercial and Residential Mortgages and Mortgage Back Securities (MBS) for CDEs ETL extraction from source systems, transform, and load into centralized repository with stakeholders from Operations and Technology, which identified the coverage, monitoring, and Data Lifecyle process to better structure for Metadata controls.
  • Utilized Agile SDLC methodology for the successful completion of the data migration of Securities lending/borrowing data sources to Murex MX.3 and MIS systems and ensuring the retirement of various legacy reporting systems.
  • Compiled Inventory of Systems Sources, External Data Feeds, Manual Uploads Points, and downstream Reporting Tools by working with Liquidity Regulatory Reporting Team and Regulatory Technology leads in order to create end to end L1 System Process Flows, Controls, and Governance factors with Technology for Regulatory Reporting.
  • Managed UAT/SIT as System integration testing, regression tests, smoke tests, while monitoring defects in HP-ALM an Jira to execute application enhancements for Legal Entity, LOB, Product, Time Bucket, Wire Fees, and Account reconcilement.
  • Monitored RAID IT Audit data logs and generated weekly metrics focusing on improvement of current enhancements in system integration as discussed on weekly status meetings with senior management to ensure proper controls are set in place for data as it is sourced from front office trade capture systems to back office systems.

Confidential, New York, NY

Project Manager / Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Validated data sourcing initiatives per Confidential 239 principles of raw data for MIS, Net Revenue, Balance Sheet, and Income Statement regression models related to capital adequacy, liquidity validation, and management reporting from source systems.
  • Liaised with Internal Audit and Data Governance to perform fieldwork on data lineage and data flow between internal systems to ensure proper data quality checks are procured for testing input and reconciling against source data (Oracle GL) aggregated on a quarterly basis for alignment of Data Control points within FR Y-9C, FR Y-14A, and FR Y-14Q for reporting automation.
  • Presented findings to stakeholders to identify and establish ownership of the MRIA/MRA remediation plan through the Corrective Action Plan (CAP) for internal audit review and submission to Portfolio Head in order to dictate scope.
  • Performed improvements with Settlements and Trade Management systems supporting Credit products, Life Finance products for Legal Entities for Prime Brokerage, NY Branch and Hedge funds for reconciliation, reporting, and client service.
  • Assessed internal policies around governance around Scenario Analysis including Internal/External procedures, by understanding Federal methodologies with Data Remediation and Validation of corrective actions plans related to MRA/MRIAs.

Confidential, Jersey City, NJ

Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Supported accounting on book close for IT audit through GL account reconciliations and maintenance of expense journal entries while preparing financial packages that included expense accruals and monthly expense schedules.
  • Focused on core process functional for Risk and Control Assessments, Key Risk Indicators, loss events that were used to identify operational risks by each business unit that Internal Audit would use as a baseline for mitigation.
  • Worked directly with Financial Accounting to implement Oracle GL by building requirements, mapping analysis, balance sheet alignment, and then data framework for reference database during the implementation process of GL data warehouse.
  • Analyzed reports to develop trend and identify abnormalities beneath each business line to focus on consolidated work stream.

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