I am an experienced System Designer and Developer with the ability to solve complex business problems and deliver real business benefits. I have more than 10 years experience working in a commercial environment, and can operate at all stages of the project life-cycle from initial proposal production through design, build and test.
When working on projects, as well as my drive and determination to succeed, I bring:
- Excellent problem solving skills that enable me to tackle both tactical and strategic issues
- Excellent customer interfacing skills, leading to productive long term relationships
- The ability to gain an understanding of new business domains quickly
- A pragmatic approach to realising customer requirements.
A particular focus in recent years has been exploiting Microsoft SQL Server to develop Data Warehouse solutions to support Business Intelligence requirements.
- Multidimensional cube design using Dimensional Modelling
- Extract Transform and Load (ETL) design and build
- Database performance optimisation for Business Intelligence
- Reporting against multidimensional or relational data sources
- Microsoft SQL Server family (Database engine, Analysis Services, Integration Services, Reporting Services)
- Microsoft C#
- Microsoft VB.Net
Specialties: Dimensional modelling, ETL, data warehouse, C#, VB.Net, business intelliegence, cube design, performance optimisation, TSQL, MDX, reporting services