IT software professional with experience gained in providing software
solutions to the financial services industry. A friendly person who gets
on well with colleagues and clients by being helpful, understanding
and patient. Quick learner able to adapt well to new tasks and concepts
using skills such as logical reasoning and lateral thinking to exploit
my existing knowledge and apply it to the current task.
Key Technical Skills
Extensive C,C++, STL, COM and visual Basic programming experience
C++ Multi-Threading and perfomance optimisation
Agile techniques, Refactoring, Unit-testing, Regression testing
Unix porting skills including HP aCC, Sun SPARCWorks compilers
Extensive database skills, SQL, Oracle OCI programming, Oracle DBA and Tuning experience, SQL Server
Perfomance enhancement of software using Rational Quantify
Unix and NT administration - HPUX, Solaris, Linux.
HTML, CGI experience.
Key business Experience
Derivatives Risk systems experience as application developer
Market Risk - HSVaR, Stress Testing
Credit Risk - Monte Carlo simualtion, Limit management
Extensive Settlement system experience
SWIFT ISO755, ISO15022 Settlement and Trade confirmation Messaging
Double entry open-item multi-currency accounting
Trade lifecycle in back-office
Corporate action processing
Straight-Through Processing (STP) principles and mechanisms
Static data and standing settlement instruction principles and application
OASYS ETC messaging
NZX FASTER messaging
FIDESSA back-office integration
SGX pre-settlement matching (PSMS)
Implemented FIDESSA inward trade transaction interface
Implemented a TCP/IP XML-based inward trade transaction interface
Designed and implemented a rules-based alert system with SMTP email
Re-architect system to provide scaleable parallel processing under UNIX
Performance tune system, both in C++ and Oracle areas.
Implemented BACS interface
Fully automated UNIX software build processes
Supported major client through successful benchmarking project.
Anticipated availability is Jul 2009 for opportunities in Australia
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