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Kirsty Squints

8 Several St
Melbourne VIC 3000 0400 111 000
(03) 9333 0000
kirstysquint@email.com


Summary

Solutions architect adept at designing and implementing effective technical business solutions. Advanced levels of technical knowledge combined with sound business vision and project management skills. Exceptional problem-solving and written and verbal communication skills, with broad understanding of UML, databases, EAI and related applications. Enjoy leading teams to deliver end-to-end solutions to customers.


Education

Edinburgh Business School
Online
Master of Business Administration
Graduated: 2006

 

SEEK Learning
Online
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Graduated: 2004

 

Advance Learning Institute
Online
Sun Certified Enterprise Architect for Java (J2EE)
Graduated: 2003

Advance Learning Institute
Online
IBM Certified Object-Oriented Analysis and Design with UML
Graduated: 2003

SEEK Learning
Online
Sun Certified Java 2 programmer (SCJP)
Graduated: 2002

University of New England
Armidale, NSW
Bachelor of Technology (Info Systems)
Graduated: 2001


Professional Experience

March 2007 – Present: Solutions Architect
Lateral Technologies
Sydney, NSW



Responsibilities:
  • Take lead architecture role in dealing with clients, program managers and IT team
  • Translate business requirements into detailed architectures and designs
  • Document all technical requirements and design technical solutions utilising enterprise architecture standards including documenting all solution components and configurations
  • Develop solution cost structure by identifying all cost points including labour, software and hardware
  • Implement architectural designs while building solid relationships with stakeholders at all levels
  • Work with functional analysts, developers and development managers to ensure that all solutions are deployed within agreed timelines and supported after delivery
  • Identify where exceptions to the enterprise architecture standards are required
  • Mentor junior developers
Achievements:
  • Successfully oversaw the strategic direction of business IT architecture solutions for over 20 clients since 2007, with a budget of up to $3m.
  • Substantially developed project management practices and communication between software development teams, leading to smoother and more efficient implementation and better utilisation of time and budgets
February 2005 – March 2007: Development Lead
PROvision Industries
Melbourne, VIC



Responsibilities:
  • Led team of developers in the delivery of technical systems and components
  • Ensured on-time, quality release of systems and components
  • Provided technical direction to development teams
  • Provided IP management leadership and oversight of the software development process
  • Oversaw design of applications from functional and technical specifications
  • Recommended and assisted with development of standards and project frameworks and provided guidance to vendors
  • Worked with Solutions Architect to ensure smooth translation of requirements into applications
  • Worked closely with business stakeholders to determine product prototypes
January 2002 – December 2004: Developer
PROvision Industries
Melbourne, VIC



Responsibilities:
  • Developed and delivered efficient and cost-effective technical solutions to meet customer business requirements
  • Managed and evaluated system enhancements and resolved system issues
  • Provided business analysis support and technical support and guidance to customers
  • Provided quotes for estimated development time and costs for clients
  • Liaised with line management on business developments
  • Performed database programming with relational databases
  • Maintained software on Windows server platforms

Skills

CategoryNameProficiencyYrs experience
PlatformsWindows (XP)Advanced14
PlatformsUNIX (AIX)Advanced11
PlatformsJ2EEAdvanced8
LanguagesJavaAdvanced12
LanguagesJavaScriptAdvanced12
LanguagesHTMLAdvanced10
LanguagesC/C++Advanced10
LanguagesXML, UMLAdvanced10
DatabasesIBM Websphere Application ServerAdvanced10
DatabasesDB2, DB2 UDBAdvanced10
DatabasesMicroStrategyAdvanced10
DatabasesMySQLAdvanced10
DatabasesOracleAdvanced10



Interests

My interests include tae kwon do, tennis and badminton


References

Abbie Normal - Technical Solutions Director
Lateral Technologies
Phone:(03) 9999 8888
Email:a.normal@email.com

Oliver Viscous - Solutions Architect
PROvision Industries
Phone:03) 9000 1111
Email:oliver.viscous@email.com

 
 
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