- Leeds, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
All round IT specialist.
IT skills in Unix, and modern and legacy web languages such as C# and classic ASP. Other database languages are PHP. However, you can always ask memore...All round IT specialist.
IT skills in Unix, and modern and legacy web languages such as C# and classic ASP. Other database languages are PHP. However, you can always ask me if I can provide services in other areas and/or computer languages. I am also familiar with server configuration and database programming. I also provide Blogging/writing services for IT subjects fully referenced.
I have been involved in IT for over 20 years in my career including some top names in finance and industry such as Halifax bank of Scotland, Wanadoo PLC (now Orange), Equifax and SCT International. I have also lectured at Leeds Metropolitan University, Selby College and I have tutored online for Learn Direct in IT subjects.
I have a wide breadth of knowledge and experience in several areas.
Area Covered: Yorkshire, remote
Company Name: Andrew Carr
Industry: Information Technology
Work Experience Summary:
PL/SQL including packages, stored procedures, functions, triggers and optimisation techniques.
Able to write shell scripts to provide \"wrapper\" functionality and installation programs. Able to write scripts in several shell types including Bourne Shell, Korn Shell, Bash, CShell and others. Ability to provided this on Various flavours of unix platforms including Solaris, HP, Aix Itanium/Risc, Linux and others.
Software Configuration Management
Able to manage and implement procedures on various source code control systems, such as Starteam, Harvest and PVCS.Has succesfully passed Software Configuration Management exam in 2007.
Able to provide support in person, telephone, email and remotely. Has service desk credentials, including ITIL qualification in service management.
Documentation / Writing / Web site content
Proven ability to provide User Guides, Technical Specifications and Reports. I have provided many writing projects for IT, non-IT and in many forms, including articles, press releases and blogging services. I also regularly update my own blogs.
Has proven management ability in setting up/running own business and driving ideas forward.Able to manage others and organize small teams.
Has teaching and mentoring qualifications. Extensive experience in IT also includes spells as a lecturer at Leeds Metropolitan University, Selby College and online tuition and mentoring, remotely.
Provider of utilities, code and documentation for the purposes of data migration, from old legacy systems into new systems or from one format to another.
Education Summary: Training and professional development
March 2007 Software Configuration Management (Learning Tree)
October 2006 Foundation Certifificate in Service Management (ITIL)
2001 to 2002 Leeds College of Technology, NVQ 7306 in Further & Adult Education
Qualifications: NVQ 7306 in Further & Adult Education
Provides qualification to teach students age 16+
2001 to 2002 Learn Direct, Online Mentoring
Qualifications: Online Mentoring Certificate
Provides qualification to teach students of online courses and provide remote support.
1991 to 1993 Leeds Metropolitan University , BSc(Hons) Computing Degree
Qualifications: 2.2 Honours Degree
Core area: Computer Networks & Databases
1998 to 1990 Leeds Metropolitan University, Higher National Diploma in Computing
Qualifications: HND in Computing
Core area: Software Engineering.Passed all modules with 1 Distinction, 7 Merits and 4 Passes.
1986 to 1988 Wakefield College, Ordinary National Diploma in Computing
Qualifications: OND in Computing
Core area: Business & IT.Passed all modules with 1 Distinction, 6 Merits and 5 Passes.
1998 Correspondence Course (Learning Library), Accounting: Institute of Certified Book-Keepers (AICB)
IT professional, numerous skill sets including legacy skills.