I am the Founder and Principal Solutions Architect of SkillsDating
Principal Solutions Architect For SkillsDating
SkillsDating January 2015 - at PresentAt SkillsDating.com (@SkillsDating) we have created an Online Employment Business Process to MatchUp the SkillSets that JobSeekers HAVE to OFFER with the SkillSets that SkillSeekers NEED to HIRE. The Process enables JobSeekers (such as Employees, Freelancers and Contractors etc) and SkillSeekers (such as Employers, Recruiters and HR etc) to Connect One2One Direct Online 24×7 and MatchUp their SkillSet Profiles.
SkillsDating hosts a Transformative Business Process based on my extensive Business Process Management experience gained from worldwide Consulting engagements over more than 20 years and 6 Countries. The Business Process works towards mothballing the current outdated and inefficient Job Search Board Lottery! SkillsDating provides a simple to use and cheaper way for JobSeekers and SkillSeekers to Publish and MatchUp their respective SkillSets Online and then Engage with each other one2one Online 24x7 http://www.skillsdating.com/skillsdating/
Principal Software Engineer
Consulting Partners May 2014 - January 2015Analysing the Business Processes and Business Plans, Business Objectives, and Competitive Strategies of our Clients are our key skills. We study trends within Specific Verticals, and then match these trends with modern and emerging Social Media and Information Technology directions and solutions, so as to provide compelling value propositions for our Clients. This results in Strategic Change, massive Revenue and Cost Benefits, and Managerial Control improvements for those Clients.
Principal Software Engineer
Consulting Partners October 2013 - May 2014Analysing the Business Processes and Business Plans, Business Objectives, and Competitive Strategies of our Clients are our key skills. We study trends within Specific Verticals, and then match these trends with modern and emerging Social Media and Information Technology directions and solutions, so as to provide compelling value propositions for our Clients. This results in Strategic Change, massive Revenue and Cost Benefits, and Managerial Control improvements for those Clients.
Principal Solutions Consultant EMEA
Red Hat March 2012 - October 2013Red Hat is the largest and most successful Open Source Technology company in the world providing support for a full stack of Open Source BPM and SOA software to Enterprises in the Private and Public sectors. Red Hat acquired FuseSource, a company which has provided Apache 2.0 licensed professional open source integration and messaging software, tools, training, and consulting to organizations seeking to leverage these technologies in the Enterprise. I moved across to Red Hat from FuseSource as a part of that acquisition continuing and expanding my role by providing BPM and SOA skills to the Red Hat Organisation as a Red Hat Principal Solutions Consultant.
Information Technology Specialist
Consulting Partners December 2011 - February 2012Consulting Partners is a specialist Consultancy providing experience and skills in Business Process Management and Continuous Improvement (BPM) using tools from Oracle, Tibco and Lombardi as well as Open Source BPM offerings such as Bonitasoft and Activiti. Our IT workshop business driven approach allows discovery and migration at a pace and cost controlled by C Level executives and key IT skills who are seeking to deliver competitive advantage, reduced costs, and improved agility to the business.
Consulting Partners also has an in depth knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and how to use Enterprise Service Busses (ESB) from Tibco, IBM, Oracle and the Open Source Mule ESB to provide Digital on Demand Shared Services using the Service (SaaS) model delivered through the Cloud.
Principal Enterprise Business Solutions Consultant
Sopra Steria April 2009 - December 2011Principal Enterprise Solutions Consultant and Client Mentor for OpenSource Software selection and OpenSource implementation strategy for all Steria Consultants and Clients within the UK and Ireland. Specialist Consulting to Steria Customers in the fields of Business Process Management, Service Oriented Architecture, Enterprise Service Bus, Cloud Implementations, Social Media Innovations, and Shared Web Services in an Enterprise environment for both Government and Commercial Clients.
Business Solution Consultant and Solutions Architect
Consulting Partners January 2009 - March 2009Our Client was developing a new Cloud Computing application to develop and grow the emerging world of Crowdsourcing. The product involved building new social networking software through a leading edge Content Management System to build collaborative communities in the new Web 2.0 Cloud environment enabling world citizens to take advantage of new world opportunities currently arising from SaaS and PAAS.
Senior IT Manager
Cordys January 2008 - January 2009Professional Services Management and Channel Operations Director
Senior Solution Architect Business and Technical
BEA Systems October 1998 - December 2007Providing Business Process Management Driven Solutions and the use of SOA to BEA Systems Clients and Partners across Europe including UK, Switzerland, Germany, France, Ireland (Dublin), Czech Republic, Austria, Poland, Slovenia, and Slovakia. Clients included: British Telecom (BT), Eircom, English Partnerships, Irish Revenue Commissioners, Liberty Insurance, Morgan Stanley, Nexagent, Nordea, Raiffeisen Bank, UK Driving and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA), UK Immigration and Naturalisation (IND), UK Home Office, UK Metropolitan Police, PITO, Cheshire Police, Scottish Police, UK Secure Borders Project, UK Companies House, Screwfix, Vodafone, Wincanton, Credit Suisse, Winterthur Insurance, Novartis, Mobiliar Insurance, Deutsche Telecom, Deutsche Poste, and UBS Bank.
Bachelor of Commerce Degree
The University of Queensland
1967 - 1971
(4 years) State of Queensland