- Web Development and Integration – Intranet, Extranet, Internet; Relational database design
- UX & UI Design – User Analysis; Usability Testing; Cross browser support, Parallax & other UI effects
- Business Analysis – User Engagement, Requirements Management, Solution Design
- Project Management – Prince2 / SCRUM / MSF hybrids for agile SDLC governance.
Libraries, Frameworks, API’s, Patterns:
jQuery, skrollr, Codeigniter, WordPress, MVC, AJAX, JSON, Social Media Hook-ups, MailChimp, PayPal
CS6 Dreamweaver & Fireworks, MS Office: Visio, Excel, Word, Outlook. Firefox, Chrome, ie10, MySQL Workbench, VMWare Player, MS Dynamics CRM 4.0 & 2011, SharePoint 2010 & 2013, SQL Server 2008
Early user involvement, meaningful user interaction, awesome user experience
Business Analyst / Project Manager
June 2012 - July 2013
Joined this Microsoft Gold Partner in order to gain high-end experience in formal SDLC management.
Analysed and managed business requirements for various clients.
Introduced Agile thinking into client organisations.
Demonstrated the value of early user involvement and iterative development.
Project managed delivery of products including CRM-SharePoint-AccPac integration components as well as multiple SharePoint solutions.
Facilitated stand-ups, planning sessions and retrospectives.
Produced specifications, estimations, budgets, plans, dashboards and progress reports
January 2012 - April 2012
Analysed processes and systems, and trained users.
Made recommendations to proprietor.
Monitored budgets and cash flow.
Reconciled cash and stock.
Played heaps of xbox and PS3 with the dudes!
TPZ (Tobacco Processors Zimbabwe)
May 2011 - July 2011
Analysed processes and systems..
Managed requirements for a new Green Leaf Inventory solution.
Created an interactive web based business process map.
Business Analyst / Software Developer
Selected Supplies Group
November 2005 - March 2011
Joined this start-up at its inception and helped turn it into one of the leading spare parts distributors for bulk transporters servicing the Beira-Harare-Lusaka corridors.
Helped define and realise objectives focussing on the development of business processes and systems.
My initial primary responsibility was to develop and maintain the supply chain’s ERP solution (PHP/MySQL). I also managed delivery of specialist consultants.
Alignment of business with IT was hyper agile as I controlled the environments as well as the business processes.
Performed feasibility studies regarding supply chain costing and mark-up strategies.
Produced reports for shareholders, managers and clients including Sales growth, Stock performance, Buying projections and Account analyses.
Co-Founder / Developer / Analyst / Architect
March 2003 - July 2007
Trained and managed a team which provided services to companies who required software development and I.T support expertise.
Developed and implemented web based ERP solutions to meet the requirements of bulk transporters.
I managed all aspects of the software development life cycle: concept, engagement, elaboration, design, development, implementation, training and support.