Microsoft Sharepoint Architect

Remote or Home Worker, United Kingdom.

Contact Yakub for:
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  • IT Architectural
  • IT Consultancy
  • Management

About Yakub

Currently working as a Microsoft SharePoint Enterprise Architect in Zurich Financial Services and Farmers Insurance Group, Large Corporate Environment across the globe. Translate key business requirements into Microsoft,IBM,other platforms helping organizations change the way they work ,establish an enterprise to guide, direct, govern and control. Making decisions closely working with various business units in Asia, Middle East,Europe,SouthAmerica and NorthAmerica regions.11+ Years of experience in IT Finance, Banking, Healthcare,Telecom,Oil &Gas UK-Government,Power and Education domains.

Key Skills

• Planned,coordinated and executed Sharepoint Centre of Excellence ,many Enterprise Architecture related activities, particularly Risk and Control Self Assessment (RCSA), Information Security,Change and Problem Management,Disaster Recovery and.customer-centric product improvement.

• Extensive Experienced in Corporate IT governance subjects,including IT service management, project governance,information architecture,information security regulation and compliance, and have evolved a range of tools .

• Comfortable to operate at every level, including senior directors and C level executives.Strong organizational skills. Problem solving with collaborative approach deep understanding of people and corporate culture.

• Strong evidence of proven track record,deep understanding of markets, product owners,customers and technology

• Hands-on experience in Architecture,Design and Implementation of internet,intranet and Extranet applications in Windows,Web and other Platforms.

• Proven ability in mentoring, developing, leading project plans,teams,scopes and managing Excellent customer facing presentation skills and mentoring kills.

• Broad range of technical skills, allowing for securing or auditing operating systems (Wintel, Unix and mainframe - HP UX, Sun Solaris, AIX, AS400, Windows servers), networks, database systems (Oracle, MS MS-SQL, MySQL, DB2) and major ERP systems (Oracle E-Business Suite / Financials,SAP) and EDI systems.Linux,UNIX

• Incorporate Key Objectives for Governance Compiled and Collated Comprehensive Compliance Metrics for Senior Management Reporting.
• Good knowledge of emerging technology cloud computing (Window Azure, SQL Azure) and O365

• Expertise knowledge of DNS, DHCP, LDAP servers, Active Directory user profiles, file & print server / Terminal server and web services on Windows 2003/2008/2012.

• Experience in administration of Microsoft products like Exchange, SCOM 2007/2012, SCCM and AX Dynamics.

Technologies and Tools
Microsoft :- Microsoft SharePoint Governance Framework 4.0, DOCAVE GOVERNANCE AUTOMATION,SharePoint 2001 to 2013/MOSS,.Net,SQL Server,Silverlight,BizTalk Web/Windows Platforms,Active Directory,Project Server 2007,VSS,InfoPath K2,Nintex,multi language variations,STSadm,WSP builder,Team Explorer,MS Project,Excel,SSRS,SSIS, Performance Services,BDC,Apps,sharepoint-data-governance,Sharegate,Proejct Server,
Metalogix,Data Governance,Access Governance,windows administration,SCOM,SCCM, HPQC,CRM,XML,XSLT,JQuery

IBM :- Lotus Notes Applications,Quickr,Quickplace Connections,Blogs,Comunities,Profiles,
Activities,Wiki, NMSP,Social Migrator,WebSphere

Oracle:-Oracle 11i, Hyperion, Oracle Essbase ,OLAP Server, Multidimensional dBs,Java,

Virtualization: - VMware, vSphere & Hyper-V 2008/2012 R2, amazon cloud ,office 365


SharePoint Enterprise Architect at Zurich Financial Services and Farmers Aug 2012 - Present http://www.zurich.com/

Design, Build, manage policies, processes, rules and establish an enterprise to guide, direct, govern and control how the organization makes decisions about the Implementation, Roll-Out and Operation of Microsoft SharePoint 2013/2010 and IBM products. Implementing Architecture, Governance Frameworks best practices. enabling Effective Collaboration BU currently working across the globe. Users<60000>

Asia- Middle East :- Russia,Japan,Indonesia,Australia,Turkey,Malaysia,Hong Kong, Qatar, United Arab Emirates,Bahrain,Oman,and Vietnam

Europe :- Switzerland,UnitedKingdom,Spain,Italy,France,Denmark,Germany,Austria,
Isle of Man and Ireland

NorthAmerica:-Canada,Mexico,Northamerica,Los Angeles and Chicago)

SouthAmerica :- Brazil and Argentina

Tools Used :-Microsoft SharePoint Governance Framework 4.0, Avepoint ‘s DocAVe,Lotus Quickr,Sharegate, sharepoint-data-governance,Dell's Quest Software- NMSP,Socal Migrator,IBM Connections,efile ,Active Directory, SP2013etc..
Microsoft Enterprise Architect /Manager at MRM worldwide, Anglia Ruskin University March 2012 - August 2012 http://your.nationwide.co.uk

At Nationwide Bank Design, Build and manage Information Governance,Architecture, Application management governance implemented for Users<10000 to 50000>
VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) Information Architecture and Taxonomy.
MS SharePoint Extend Direct Access to legacy applications and resources running on existing infrastructure,DirectAccess Solution, secure, anywhere-access to messaging, collaboration, and other resources, increasing productivity using by Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint, Forefront Unified Access Gateway 2010, integration of sql server reporting services 2008 R2 for list reports with parameters client object model, Branding End-user Training etc..
Tools Used :SharePoint Server 2010,/2007,C#,SQL Server2008 R2, Designer,VS 2010,Fast Search ,AVePoint 5.6, Forefront Gateways,UAG 2010, Kerberos,VMware Vsphere Client, Visio2010,Project Server2010,agile,scrum SSRS2008 MS Dynamics CRM 2011, SCOM NintexWorkflow2010,SCCM.
Microsoft Technical Architect at Intellectual Property Office August 2011 - Feb 2012 http://www.ipo.gov.uk

Incorporate Key Objectives for Governance .Compiled and Collated Comprehensive Compliance Metrics for Senior Management Reporting.Risk and Control Self Assessment (RCSA), Information Security, Change and Problem Management, Disaster Recovery and Vulnerability Assessments, resulting in all subsequent Audit reviews being passed without incident.
SP2010 Extend Direct Access to legacy applications and resources running on existing infrastructure, DirectAccess Solution, secure, anywhere-access to messaging, collaboration, and other resources, increasing productivity using by Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint, Forefront Unified Access Gateway 2010,integration of sql reporting services 2008 R2 for list reports with parameters client object model, Branding End-user Training Information Architecture, SC.OM and Taxonomy.
Microsoft SharePoint Architect at RWE npower
September 2010 - August 2011 http://www.npower.com
Design, governance planning and implementation Capacity Planning, Storage,boundaries and limits , implemented High Level Enterprise based solutions on 10 PowerStation applying Information governance on SP2010 destination platform.legacy migration from sps1 to SharePoint 2010,Sharepoint2003/2007 to SharePoint 2010 around 1 to 5 TB of data.used third party tools like Avepoint to make all stations into the granular SP2010 platform Improving the performance in existing Infrastructure, Enterprise Search, Web parts Manage servers in this farm, Synchronization, My Site Settings, Manage User Properties Importing user profiles with photos, Custom Permissions ,configuring Enterprise Coveo Search to perform for improving the User Experience.
Microsoft SharePoint Technical Architect at HM Revenue & Customs Avanade-Microsoft UK, theenginegroup
May 2010 -July 2010 http://www.hmrc.gov.uk
Microsoft Enterprise Architecture, Migration, Design and Consult anting analysis, architectural design, database design, development and implementation.
Architected, built and implemented Project Management A single site collection exist for accessing the content, providing the Data Capture capabilities and accessing the relevant reports. The environment shall have authenticated users with required user permissions Developed Few SharePoint 2007 Web parts which Generate the Dynamic ASP.net Forms and Capture Data saved in SharePoint List .K2 Workflow will Process the Data From Different Data Sources Generate the Reports For Different Business units.
Microsoft Enterprise SharePoint Architect at NHS
June 2008 - February 2010 http://www.london.nhs.uk http://www.londondeanery.ac.uk

Project #1 :- NHS (Department Of Health, Central London) SharePoint Architect -Internal Contacts

Architected, built and implemented a high quality Large Scale, High Performance Enterprise Portal rich and interactive User Interface using the MOSS2007, SP Designer & InfoPath
Customization and Design in a major branding effort for the entire intranet as well as all internal collaboration sites. This included the branding of system and administrative pages as well as several custom built Silver Light components

Project #2 :- NHS(Department Of Health) SharePoint Architect - DMP & Q and Cs

Architected, built and implemented, Performed Technical tasks Farm Level including the design,specification and integration of .Net Web Application,SilverLight SharePoint in Different Internet,Intranet and Extranet Zones Delivered Components which SharePoint is not offers Out of the box ,created Dashboards and Reports

Project #3:- NHS(Department Of Health) SharePoint Architect - External Contacts

Architected and designed the taxonomy for the implementation of a SharePoint Extranet client collaboration environment,security control application for the SharePoint Extranet

Project #4 :- NHS (Department Of Health, Central London) SharePoint Consultant - Workspaces & Document Management
MOSS2007,WSS 3.0.Net3.5,C#,ASP.net,SQLServer,Excel Service,Active Directory,Windows Admin,Agile

Senior Technical Consultant/Architect at Verizon Enterprise Solutions
May 2007 - May 2008 http:// www.verizon.com

Worked on MS Technologies SharePoint 2003/2007,ASP.Net,C#,SqlServer, InfoPath, Oracle,Dashboard,SQLReports
Senior Consultant at Microsoft ,Accenture
May 2004 - May 2007 http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb, www.accenture.com/
Worked on Microsoft Technologies SharePoint 2003/2007,ASP.Net,C#,Sql,Oracle,Biztalk, infopath,farmservices,IBMPlatform,Active Directory, Windows Admin
Courses :-B-Tech |Computer Science and Information Technology | JNTU
MS-Informatics* Blekinge Institute of Technology Informatics| Artificial Intelligence |Robotics

Languages: - English,Urdu,Hindi

Awards/Certifications:- MCPD-EA,MCSD,MCAD and MCP