Work Experience

Work Experience

Skill summary

Web development: Web 2.0, HTML, CSS, XML, XSLT, JSP, JSF, EJB, JPA, ASP, ASP.NET, Java, PHP, JavaScript, C++, and UNIX.

Database: MSSQL, Mysql, Oracle, Derby, and Access.

Technologies: Big Data, Open Data,TopLink, EclipseLink, Hibernate, Spring MVC, Business Intelligence, IM-related legislations, coding and scripting,  jQuery, Kapow (data integration tool), Microsoft Reporting Services, Java Message Service, Google Web Toolkit, Google Web Analytics, Vaadin, Microsoft Visual SourceSafe, and Tortoise SVN.
IDE: Eclipse, NetBeans, Visual Studios, XCode, oXygen XML Editor, Business Intelligent Development Studio, Dreamweaver, and Blend Expression.

Application Web Server: IIS, Apache, JBoss, Tomcat, Glassfish, OC4J, and WebLogic.

Architecture: Enterprise architecture methodology, Zachman framework, TOGAF, application systems integration, project requirements definition, project management methodologies.

Report Tools: Cognos Report, Crystal Report, and Microsoft Report Services.

Tools: Jira, Confluence, SharePoint, Timesheet, Dotnetnuke, Joomla, and vBulletin, Oracle SQL Developer, FileNet.

Mobile Developments: Ionic, PhoneGap, Google play store & Apple store.

Skills: Customer-centric focus, training and experience in project management, research and analytical skills.

Research Experience

Research Assistant – Big Data InstituteFaculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie (Jan 2015 to Feb 2016)

  • Analyze and develop a visualization and predictive framework to display WIFI hotspot data.
  • The framework uses D3, Tableau, Google Maps API, Restful web service, JSP, and JAVA.

Research Assistant – Java Developer – Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie (February – April 2010 and April-August 2011)

  • Analyze and develop a visualization framework to display ocean data.
  • Allow users to interact with this visualization model.
  • Ocean data are displayed in different types of plots: lines, contour, and mesh.
  • The framework uses Vaadin, Google Visualization Charts, Javaview and webMathematica for visualization.

More information can be found here:

http://www.dal.ca/news/2009/01/20/pokm.html

Research Assistant – C++/ UNIX Programmer – Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie (Feb 2010 to Dec 2010)

  • Write a C++ program and UNIX commands to read large log files (approximately 30GB) and analyze the log results using the iterative partition log-mining algorithm.
  • The program consumes less than 2GB memory and produces good results in a reasonable time.

C++ source code can be found here:
http://web.cs.dal.ca/~makanju/iplom/iplom_C.zip

Research Assistant – Master Study – Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie (Sep-2008 to Dec-2009)

  • Conduct literature reviews and surveys and analyze research experiments about visual programming languages.
  • Propose innovative research ideas and prepare for journal articles and papers.
  • Write technical reports.

Teaching Experience

Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie (Sep 2008 – Now)

  • Conduct laboratory sessions and invigilate exams.
  • Grade assignments and homeworks and organize materials for course instructors.

Courses taught as a teaching assistant:

  1. Fall       2008   CSCI 2132       Software development for C and UNIX.
  2. Fall       2009   CSCI 3140       Database Management Systems.
  3. Winter  2010   CSCI 2140       Data & Knowledge Fundamentals.
  4. Winter  2010   CSCI 6301       Comp Software: Req Anal/Specs.
  5. Fall       2011   CSCI2140        Data & Knowledge Fundamentals.
  6. Summer 2012  CSCI3110        Algorithm Analysis.
  7. Fall       2013   CSCI2141        Introduction to Database System.
  8. Fall       2014   CSCI2141        Introduction to Database System.
  9. Summer 2015  CSCI4140        Advanced Database System.
  10. Fall       2015   CSCI3132        Object and Generic Programming.
  11. Winter   2016   CSCI3132        Introduction to Database System.

 

Professional Experience

Mobile Developer

Develop apps for Apple IOS and Google Play store.

IOS:

  1. https://itunesconnect.apple.com/WebObjects/iTunesConnect.woa/ra/ng/app/917037649
  2. https://itunesconnect.apple.com/WebObjects/iTunesConnect.woa/ra/ng/app/896038423
  3. https://itunesconnect.apple.com/WebObjects/iTunesConnect.woa/ra/ng/app/892364784

Google Play:

  1. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.quizlib.quiz.test1z0807
  2. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.quizlib.quiz.test1z0895
  3. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.quiz.quizlib
  4. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.quizlib.quiz
  5. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dalhousie.dalbuddy
  6. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ionicframework.smartenergy552789

Technologies: Phonegap, Ionic, Amazon dynamo DB SDK for Browser, HTML5, jQuery, Mandrill.

Lead Application Analyst – Nova Scotia Government (Oct 2012 – Sep 2014)

  • Responsible for the planning, development, implementation, support and ongoing maintenance of departmental web-basedinformation systems: Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV), Vital Statistics (VS) and other IMS supported applications.
  • Work closely with program managers to understand business requirements and to make recommendations for the effective use of information technology.

Web Application Developer – SportsDirect Inc. Halifax, NS (Mar 2010 – Oct 2012)

  • Work in an agile team to gather, analyze and estimate requirements from product and operational departments.
  • Develop data reports using Microsoft Reporting Services and Business Intelligent Development Studio IDE for the operational department.
  • Maintain and develop new features of a web backend to allow users to enter live sport data using Hibernate, Spring MVC, and JSP.
  • Maintain and improve features of an admin tool to allow supervisors to manage sport data entry using Google Web Toolkit and Hibernate.
  • Maintain and improve features of two websites: http://content.sportsdirectinc.com/ and http://www.prosportsdaily.com/ using asp.net 4.0, Visual Studio 2010 and Spring .NET.

Web Application Developer

Augen Software Vision –http://www.augensoftwaregroup.com/  (Sep-2006 to Aug-2008)

Serve as a web developer

  • Migrate the website survey-online.com from ASP to ASP.NET 2.0 to improve performance, allow for easier maintenance, and enhance new features.
  • Work as a team to gather, analyze and estimate new requirements from clients to develop new reports for the website www.survey-online.com.
  • Work as a team to develop a website (Augen District Law Society (http://www.adls.org.nz/) for creating, implementing, and administering law forms of any types. Also, users can export the data for further analysis to excel or pdf using crystal report.
  • Work with a project manager to enhance features of Mapp – Mobility Accessible Parking Portal (http://www.mapp.org.nz/), a website that helps improve authenticating disabled car park users.