Brian Tao
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  • Taipei,
  • Taiwan,
  • Taiwan, Province Of China
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Member Since: 2002/11/07
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Professional Background
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INFORMC INTERNATIONAL
July 2014 – Present
Taipei, Taiwan
Senior Business Solution Consultant - Worldwide
Knowledge Touch Pte Ltd
December 2010 – Present
The company develops and sells PeopleScheduler, one of the top-ranked Workforce Optimization Software applications. Titled as senior business solution consultant, I work mainly as a solution sales and provide services including project management, system implementation and application support to our retail customers including Carrefour, Real Hypermarket (a Metro company), McDonald's and others.

- Providing third-level support services to customers
- Providing consulting, implementation and training services to customers
- Played a major role in winning the workforce optimization projects
- Coding batch-layer scripts using PHP to facilitate data exchange
- Developing front-end web UI with HTML, CSS and Javascript
- Conducted several solution workshops in different countries including Singapore, France, China and Germany
Solution Architect / System Support Manager
Wincor Nixdorf Taiwan
May 2008 – November 2010
Taipei, Taiwan
- Sales and Pre-sales Activities
- Contributed in winning Carrefour Taiwan PeopleScheduler Project
- Project Management for Mapping project and PeopleScheduler project for Carrefour Taiwan
- Provided first- and second- level support services to Carrefour Taiwan, for Mapping solution and PeopleScheduler solution
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Education
California State University, Monterey Bay
Bachelor of Science
Telecommunications, Multimedia and Applied Computing
1998 – 2001
Institute: Institute of Communication Science and Technology
Major: Telecommunications, Multimedia and Applied Computing
GPA in major: 3.67 (4.0 in core courses)
Graduate with Distinction of Leadership and Growth in Major
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Full Biography

Competitive software professional with over 20 years of experiences in programming, system design and analysis, system integration, consulting, application support, solution selling and project management.  A true multi-functional asset in the software industry.

Talented customer-facing skills and well rounded technical background working across the field with vendors, system integrators, end-users and C-Level decision makers.  Accomplished a number of business critical projects for various customers including banks, retailers and government agencies.

Knowledgeable and experienced in problem solving, awareness of the ins-and-outs of software development life cycle, excelling at uncovering clients’ needs and clear understanding of the language to interpret customers’ needs into exact technical specifications.

Specialties:
- Pre-sales / Technical Sales
- Solution Architecture
- Solution Consulting
- Application Support
- Software Development and Web Development
- Multiple Programming Languages
- Problem Solving
- Computer-aided Dispatch Solutions
- Retail Workforce Optimization Solutions
- GIS Applications
- Project Scope and Management
- Presentation Skills
- Interpersonal Communication Skills
- Quick Learner and Team Player
- English-Mandarin bi-lingual

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Languages
Chinese (Mandarin)
Native or Bilingual Proficiency
English
Native or Bilingual Proficiency

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