|Nikhil Anand Joshi
Internet and web-enabled application development
Front End Client/Server Development using Powerbuilder
Sybase Installation and Maintenance
Network Configuration and Wiring
Hardware Configuration / Troubleshooting
Languages: Java 2, C, FORTRAN, MATLAB, BASIC
GUI Tools: Forte Fusion, JFC Swing, Microsoft Frontpage 98, Powerbuilder 6.x, PFC, Powerbuilder 5.x, Powerbuilder 4.x, Visual Basic 3.x
Databases: Sybase ASE 12, 11.9.x, Sybase 11.x, Sybase 10.x, Sybase SQL Anywhere 5.x, Watcom SQL
Hardware: HP Netservers E60, E40 and LH 100/5, HP Omnibooks, HP Vectra Workstations, IBM PC Compatibles
Case Tools: PowerDesigner 6.1, Visual Analyst
Operating Systems: Windows NT, SCO Unix V, Windows 98, Windows 95, MS DOS
Networks: WAN using ISDN routers, Microsoft TCP/IP connectivity, WinNT based Networks
1996 - Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics & Power) – 66.7%
Visvesvaraya Regional College of Engineering, University of Nagpur, India.
1991 - Higher Secondary School Certificate (12th Grade) - 82.13%
Hislop College, Nagpur, India
(Divisional Board Award for maximum marks in Mathematics)
1989 - Secondary School Certificate (10th Grade) - 83.6%
St. Francis De Sales High School, Nagpur, India
Continuing Education / Training
1997 - Certificate Course in PowerBuilder 5.0 (3 months), UAE
1995 - Certificate Course in Visual Basic 3.1, India
1994 - Certificate Course in C Programming, India
1997 - ISO 9000 Internal Quality Auditor Training Course from Bureau Veritas, UAE
2000 - Certified Information Systems Auditor (Qualifying Exam Cleared)
Summary of Experience
August 1996 to October 2000
Software Engineer, Terrazzo Limited, Sharjah
Leading the charge towards complete web-enablement of the existing Client-Server based computing framework.
Creation and maintenance of the Company Intranet.
Team Leader supervising developmental work of 4 colleagues, and responsible for Quality Assurance in all departments concerning Information Systems and related activities.
Installation, Configuration, and Maintenance of a Windows NT based Enterprise-wide networking solution in the Company.
Basic activities of Systems Administration, Database Administration, Network Configuration, and Hardware Maintenance.
Responsible for assuring complete Year 2000 compliance in all IS Activities.
Development and Enhancement of Modules in the Business21 ERP Software, using various versions of Powerbuilder including Powerbuilder 6.5.
User Training and Documentation.
Recruitment of Software Professionals for establishing a fully functional Systems Department.
Web-enablement of key modules of existing Client-Server based ERP System.
Development and Maintenance of Client-Server based ERP System.
Achievements & Role in the Project
Defining the focus of Internet Strategy
Successful deployment of web-enabled systems on the company web-server.
Complete understanding of the physical system flows and equal comprehension of the working of the software so as to be in charge of its operation after implementation.
Effective handling of post implementation issues.
Design and Development of a Swipe Card Based On-line Payroll module.
Development of the Production and Inventory Modules.
Extensive MIS Reporting and Analysis in all modules.
Creation of a well functioning systems department in the wake of the present system.
User Training during implementation of the System.
Creation of User as well as System Documentation.
Installation, Configuration and Maintenance of Sybase SQL Servers (10.0.x, 11.0.x, 11.9.2 ASE) on Windows NT and SCO Unix System V platforms.
Performance of routine tasks such as backups, database consistency checks, query optimization, etc.
Interaction with Sybase support staff during crisis periods.
Evolution of Disaster Recovery System for the company.
Design and deployment of a Document Managing System for the Company
Design and deployment of an Enterprise wide Email/Fax solution.
Design and development of a company-wide Intranet Solution based on FrontPage 98.
Conduction and participation in at-least 6 Internal Quality Audits as per the requirements of ISO 9002.
Conduction and participation in Internal Quality Audits at numerous other companies preparing for ISO 9002 Certification.
Extensive experience of Documentation and Quality Manual creation.
Member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
Former Student Member of the VRCE Chapter of IEEE.
Interests & Activities
Adventure Sports, Music, Amateur Theatre, Reading
Available upon request.
Other Relevant Information:
Date of Birth: 12th Jan, 1974
Marital Status: Married
Passport No: U 450375 Date of Expiry: 5th Feb, 2006
Place of Issue: Nagpur, India