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Senior IT Consultant

SOGETI, Basel CH Nov 2006 – Dec 2010

IT Consultant Project

I act in several projects as IT Consultant. My tasks are to analyze the customers requirements and to provide the corresponding solution.
My skills are web oriented and I also learnt a lot about collaborative environments for the enterprise thanks to my participation in several intranet projects.
In September 2010, I was speaker during an event about Social Networking. I presented a implementation of a large collaborative environment for 20′000 employees. More info about the event here.

Software Engineer

Pharmaceutical Company, CH | Contractor Jun 2010 - Sept 2010

Web Application Project

The goal of this web application is to provide a tool allowing an IT Asset Inventory.

  • Management of the assets
  • Management of the maintenance contracts

Java J2EE, Spring 2.5, Hibernate 3, Spring security 2.0, Jquery, HTML, CSS

Solution Architect

Pharmaceutical Company, CH | Contractor Mar 2010 - May 2010

Web Architecture Project

Review of the architecture of a J2EE application. The main goal of this web application is to store and to provide information about study site partners.

My main task was to suggest a technical recommandations to the customer, and to re-develop this application according to these recommandations.

  • Web architecture
  • Code refactoring

J2EE, Struts 1.1, Hibernate 3.0, jQuery, Oracle 10, Oracle Weblogic Workshop 10.3, Oracle Weblogic Server 10.3

Project Leader

Pharmaceutical Company, CH | Contractor Jan 2010 - May 2010

Social Network Project

Social Network Proof of Concept: I was leading a POC of a social network tool, IBM Lotus Connections 2.5.
My role was to manage an indian team. This team was in charge of the setup of the infrastructure. I also defined an adoption strategy in order to reach the objectives we defined with the customer.

  • Objectives definition
  • Social network strategy
  • Offshore services management
  • Project Management

IBM Lotus Connections 2.5

Software Engineer

Pharmaceutical Company, CH | Contractor Jan 2008 - Dec 2009

Intranet Project

Portal project: migration from IBM Websphere Portal 5.0 to IBM Websphere Portal 6.0

  • Definition of the requirements for the new version of the intranet
  • Design and development of new functionalities
  • Test and validation
  • Data migration from WP 5 to WP 6
  • Portal layout design, portal theme customization
  • WCM design and customization
  • IBM Websphere portal 6 administration

Integration of a collaboration platform – IBM Lotus Quickr

  • Quickr 8.0 Theme
  • Quickr 8.0 integration
  • Quickr administration

J2EE, JSP/Porlet, JSF, IBM Websphere Portal 6, WCM, IBM WAS, Quickr

Software Engineer

Pharmaceutical Company, CH| Contractor Nov 2006 - Dec 2007

Portal Project

Design, development and integration of J2EE applications within the intranet of the company.

  • Business Analysis
  • Development
  • Test and validation
  • User support
  • IBM Portal 5 administration

J2EE, JSP/Portlet, JSF, IBM Websphere Portal 5, IBM Workplace, WCM, IBM WAS

Software Engineer

SONY, Ribeauvillé FR | Intern Mar 2006 - Sep 2006

Web Application Project

Design and development of a web application for the software and hardware validation department of Sony Ribeauvillé, Alsace, France.
The goal of this application was to improve the validation process.

C#, .NET 1.1, ASP.NET