Three day Project Management course (Parity Training)
Visual Basic 6
Server Tools – advanced
HTML table design – advanced
Perl & Server Side programming
June 1999 to February 2002
Job 3 Limited
Reporting to the Head of Development and responsible for:
Re-design and coding of existing sales system using SQL and PERL scripts
Designing new corporate templates in HTML with ASP functionality
Using Visual Basic (Version 6) and DTS to migrate large volumes of data on a nightly basis from the production database to data warehouse
Substantial achievements included:
Writing a complex series of VB modules to allow continuous communication across multiple VPNs. This sourced multiple data sets from the branch network and output the main sales reports each morning.
Wrote from scratch, a complete appointment system to capture numbers of visits per salesman, orders per visit and profit per week / month on a per salesman basis
Major challenges included
Being part of the change management team to roll out the new corporate desktop UK wide.
January 1997 to May 1999
Orange Tree World Enterprise UK Plc
Reporting to the Orange Tree UK IS director, responsible for designing and implementing a large-scale recruitment system in VB (subsequently re-written with ASP browser targets).
A large database already existing which needed importing to the new system. I was responsible for data collection and cleansing, supplier and business owner workshops, analysis of current market conditions, agreeing future solution, writing the system and documenting complete solution together with contingency plans.
December 1994 to December 1996
North South East West Plc
Junior Developer (promoted to Developer)
I worked on a number of internal system including:
HTML template designs for the corporate website
Writing various CGI scripts to capture data from customers
I wrote a number of programs in FoxPro to allow the viewing and manipulation of legacy data using a data transformation tool