Mapitigama - Software Engineer/Software Developer - Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Manori Mapitigama

Melbourne, VIC, Australia


An IT Professional, skilled with strong technical and business acumen, with experience of over 11 years in IFS ERP Applications as a Technical Consultant and a Software Engineer. In-depth knowledge in ERP Applications related to Supply Chain Management, Financials, Manufacturing, Projects, Service & Asset Management and customization of IFS Applications to meet numerous customer requirements. Possess a wide range of development and application support experience acquired through working with customers in different parts of the world. Active involvement in requirement analysis, designing, implementation and testing of user requirements. Practical experience in the complete Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Waterfall and Agile Methodologies.


Software Engineer/Software Developer


Development experience in SQL, PL/SQL and RDBMS for more than 11 years.
Development experience in C# .Net for more than 3 years.
Expertise in Object Oriented Designing, Object Oriented Programming and UML modeling techniques.

Work History

Senior Technical Consultant

IFS Australia & New Zealand

February 2014 - May 2014

Designing, implementing and testing of various customizations in first line customer support.
Analysis of cases/bugs reported by customers in different releases of IFS Applications and formulation of solutions.

Lead Software Engineer

IFS R & D (Pvt.) Limited

July 2012 - November 2013

Project Pearl (IFS Applications 9 Release)
Implementation of hooks in the code to provide a clear distinction between the generated code, core code and the customized code, including extensions and localizations

Billabong Extension
Requirement Analysis.
Designing and implementing of user requirements using IFS Developer Studio, SQL, PL/SQL, IFS Reports Designer and C# .Net.
Creation and modifying of tables, performing data upgrades and implementing the business logic using PL/SQL.
Unit Testing.
Adhering to IFS processes, checklists and standards to maintain highest level of quality in IFS Applications.
Contributing to IFS knowledge base, product wikis and support documentation.

SCM R&D Customer Support
Involved in case/bug investigations and bug corrections related to IFS Applications 8 Service Pack 1.

Senior Software Engineer

IFS R & D (Pvt.) Limited

July 2007 - June 2012

Project Eagle (IFS Applications 8 Release)

Involved in the reverse engineering activities to create new entity models from the server code. Also involved in analysis, design, implementation and testing of various functional and technical enhancements.

Project Sapsucker

Represented the SCM product group to add functionality for providing more support for tax handling in EU sales and for introducing three decimal support for IFS currency amounts.

SCM R&D Customer Support

Investigation of cases and tasks before conversion to bugs and communication with customers and consultants regarding the requirement feasibilities.
Attending to customer queries regarding the progress of bugs and adherence to the delivery date of patches.
Testing of bug corrections.
Continuous monitoring of the bug queue for ‘Sales’ Support Team and allocation of tasks and bugs among the team members.
Managing teams’ resources & prioritizing tasks to achieve the defined KPIs for customer reported bugs.
Analysis of bugs reported for the team and formulation of solutions.
Providing technical guidance for the team members.
Playing the role of assignee for bug corrections/developments and implementation of solutions and testing for adherence to specifications.
Reviewing of bug corrections/developments before sending to QA or to Product Architect.

Software Engineer

IFS R & D (Pvt.) Limited

September 2002 - June 2007

Project Sparx (IFS Applications 7.5 Release)
Implemented correction invoices and prepayment invoices (Polish customer requirements) in IFS Applications 7.5. Also involved in developments related to intrastat for CEE, redesign of ship-via & delivery terms and supporting Persian dates in IFS Applications.

Analysis and design of software requirements.
Development of business logic using SQL and PL/SQL.
Performing data upgrades.
Windows client development using Centura.
Reports development using IFS Report Designer.
Repository management(Harvest).
Unit Testing.

R & D Support
Worked as a key player in SCM R&D Support Team (the team that supported IFS Applications 7, IFS Applications 2004-1 and IFS Applications 2003-2). Headed the 'Sales' Support Team which comprised of more than 10 Software Developers.

Qualifications & Certifications

Information Systems

Manchester Metropolitan University

Advanced Computing

University of Colombo

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