- London, GB
- £50 /hr
- Available now
My main skill is dealing with large amounts of data - extracting it; understanding it; cleaning it; linking it; analyzing it; presenting it.
I am able to take data in many differentmore...My main skill is dealing with large amounts of data - extracting it; understanding it; cleaning it; linking it; analyzing it; presenting it.
I am able to take data in many different formats and bring them together in a way that makes them usable. Clients can request specific analyses &/or the data can be returned in file (e.g. CSV) readable by their own systems.
Area Covered: London + Anywhere Remotely
Work Experience Summary: STATISTICAL ASSISTANT, NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR ECONOMIC & SOCIAL RESEARCH
I worked on the development of one of the first econometric models of the British Economy. It was whilst working at the Institute that I learnt FORTRAN and SPSS. These I used for running programs on a mainframe computer (the IBM 360 at University College, London).
RESEARCH ASSISTANT, LLEWELLYN-DAVIS, WEEKS, FORESTIER-WALKER & BOR (ARCHITECT/PLANNERS)
I worked on the statistical & computer aspects of a variety of projects in the Research & Development Department, including Milton Keynes New Town, hospital planning, noise impact prediction and design assessment for the U.S. Housing & Urban Development Department.
SOFTWARE MANAGER, BUCHANANS PROPERTY UK LTD.
I developed the first micro-based applicant/property matching system used by estate agents in this country.
SOFTWARE MANAGER, LONDON BOROUGH OF HACKNEY.
I was responsible for the development of all computer programs written locally and those using APL, Focus & AS on the LOLA mainframe. Some of the specific tasks which I undertook were:- the transfer of 17000 GLC properties; the transfer of 15000 Housing Benefit claimants from the DHSS; the computerisation of Statutory Sick Pay; the monitoring of Housing Voids. I also set up a large number of cross-functional analyses specifically tailored for the use of officers in most of the Council's directorates.
SYSTEMS DIRECTOR OF SUJE LTD.
At SuJe, a software house, I was in charge of the team developing a stock-control and management information system designed primarily for the wholesale clothes, shoes and sport equipment trades.
Education Summary: BA (Government/Computing) - University of Essex
IBM Systems Analysis Diploma - KBS London