OBJECTIVE: Seeking a position to retool previous analytical and application development experience; apply recently acquired skills from both a master's degree at a top computer science university and industry certification.
- Master of Science in Information Technology
- Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science
- Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
- 'O' and 'A' levels
EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING:
2007 - 2008: Confidential: Communications and Information Technology Section (CITS)
Information Systems Developer: I. Internationally recruited Lead Developer. Design, develop and implement administrative systems for this international war crimes tribunal that is a joint collaboration between the United Nations and Sierra Leone. II. Implemented six major projects: a. Payroll System using Sybase ASE SQL ver. 12.5 + PowerBuilder ver. 10.0. Also focal point for SUN Accounts. b. Telephone Billing and Certification System using Cold Fusion MX ver. 6.0 + MS-Access c. Telephone Directory using Java 2 ver. 1.4 + MS-Access d. Field Personnel System including electronic-Leave module (FPMS) using Lotus Notes e. Field Assets Control System (FACS) using Lotus Notes f. Empowering Court Management staff with an Interface to do their own posting of documents on the web with the help of cuteFTP.
1997- 2006: Confidential: Information Technology Service Section (ITSS)
Programmer : I. Implemented the JP Morgan Chase Electronic Funds Transfer and Payment system called INSIGHT at ICTR and II. Wrote the User Manual for the same ePayments INSIGHT system that is used by United Nations (UN) Logistics Base in Brindisi, Italy for training UN Finance employees at its offices worldwide. (I have the manuscripts) III. Payroll specialist and focal point for automation - Finance systems. Temporary re-assigned for 6 months to Payroll Unit to focus on automation task. Described then as an accomplished programmer by Finance Director. IV. Participated in porting SUN Accounts to MS-SQL server 7.0 platform and continued to be its main support. V. Convoked to New York for final part of UN Secretariat examinations in July 2002 and August 2003 VI. Successful projects included: a. Complete Sybase payroll processing system on Windows NT platform for both local and international staff b. Lotus Notes applications: i. Education Grant processing ii. Medical insurance plan (MIP) etc.
I. MS-SQL, Windows 2000 and Java, Arusha; Jan - June 2002 II. Sybase Inc. (UK), London, October/November 2000: Fast Track to Sybase ASE 12.0, Power Builder 7.0, System & Database Administration III. Lotus Notes 4.6/5.0, Cape Town, South Africa, September 1999, IV. Web Design, Strathmore University, Nairobi, March 2004
SKILLS (last version worked with): Java (6.0) [Tomcat v6.0 Server, Eclipse, BeanFactory], ColdFusion (MX 6.0), Sybase ASE (12.5), PowerBuilder (10.0), Oracle (10g), MATLAB (R2008b), MS-SQL Server (7.0 & 2000), Lotus Notes (6.5).
CERTIFICATIONS SCJP 6.0 (88%) Sun Certified Java Programmer