- Ilford, GB
- £35 /hr
- Available now
Ikenna Okpala is passionate about technology and willing to listen, learn and collaborate.
His interests include Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Java/JVM technology,more...Ikenna Okpala is passionate about technology and willing to listen, learn and collaborate.
His interests include Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Java/JVM technology, Functional programming, Android, Database technology and Open Source bazaars.
Ikenna enjoys writing and is a loud thinker. He shares his thoughts and solutions to problems he encountered via his blog: ikennaokpala.wordpress.com
He is a Scala Enthusiast, Certified Scrum Master, Oracle/Sun Certified Professional (OCP:AD, SCEA 5, etc.), and Lover of Music.
Ikenna also shares his thoughts on twitter: @kengimel
Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Java/JVM technology, Functional programming, Database technology and Open Source Software
Area Covered: LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM
Industry: Information Technology and Services
Job Title: Software Engineer(Contract)
Description: Developing and maintaining software applications.
Job Title: Web Developer
Company: Data Scribes Limited
Description: At Data Scribes, Ikenna was brought on board to join the team in the early stages of the development for a content management system. He took part in deciding the technology to be used and the architecture of the system. He built the Data Access, Service Layers, and Exception Handling parts of this system.
Technologies used were Java, J2EE (Wicket, Hibernate), XHTML, Ajax, CSS, MySQL.
In this role, Ikenna worked in a team of two business analysts, four other developers and one tester and learnt more about domain analysis and project management sides to development life cycle.
Job Title: Systems Analyst / Programmer
Company: Browse.Com Ltd
Description: Ikenna developed a Java EE web application that creates, reads, updates, and deletes data stored in company"s legacy database.
He built the Data Access, Service Layers applying design patterns such as factory, business delegate, Session/DAO Façade, service locators and Singleton based on an MVC model 2 Architecture.
Also carried out training for team members on oracle products, patches and implementation briefs.
His last assignment was joining a team of developers in the company to evaluate faults in existing design and propose improves for the system.
Degree: B.Sc (Hons)
Field of Study: Business Information Systems. First Class.
University / College: University of East London
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