E-Payment and VISA Card Platform Specialist
A dynamic, self-motivated individual with experience and skills in web content management – using a broad range of content management software, content creation and editing for the web and site management.
Insightful, results-driven IT professional with notable success directing a broad range of IT/business initiatives while participating in planning, analysis, and the implementation of solutions in support of business objectives for different sectors.
Systems analysis and full project management. Hands-on experience with customer interfacing at all stages of system development efforts, including but not limited to requirements definition, design, architecture, testing, and support. Project co-ordination and process definition experience, demonstrated initiative in the refinement of the project process.
Date of Birth: 16th July, 1978.
State Of Origin: Anambra.
***** ***** ***** . - 3 Idowu Taylor Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Excellent Interpersonal and communications skills.
Adept at oral and verbal communication.
Creative & Analytical approach to issues.
Ability to create and utilize initiatives and opportunities.
Adaptable and flexible enough to working in any environment.
Team player oriented.
A knowledge of ***** puter assembly, repairs & maintenance & Networking.
A Knowledge of windows operating systems (95, 98, ME, 2000, XP, VISTA, WINDOWS 7).
Knowledge of web programming techniques using AJAX - HTML & XML structures, PHP server side scripting, Batch Scripts, knowledge of web site design procedure.
Knowledge of database design & specification techniques using: MS Access, MySQL, MS-SQL Server 2000 & Oracle 9i, 11g database management system(s).
Microsoft Office Suite Specialist.
Create, develop and manage content for clients’ web presence.
Deploy, configure and manage content management system based on open source solutions i. e. drupal
Coordinate web projects across various user departments
Maintain a consistent look and feel throughout all web properties
Working with a cross-departmental team, maintain and develop the master content calendar for all web properties and requested changes.
Manage diverse content pools from various contributing units.
Copy-edit and proofread all web content
Oversee freelancers, including writers, copyeditors and community outreach organizers
Keep current with emerging web technologies through relevant blogs, list servers, and events
Assure web-based information is archived for future needs and reference
Track and report on all site metrics and other useful statistics.
Work cooperatively with key team members, clients and vendors.
Technical analyst with a competence in E-payment solutions space.
Card payment support specialist with over 25 Bank deployment experience.
Onsite and Offsite support with travel where required.
Project implementation for VISA card projects for over twenty five banks (including African affiliates)
Sept 2002 – Sept 2003 (NYSC with FCDA) Area 11, Abuja
In charge of maintenance team mandated to maintain electrical infrastructure (Street lights, fittings & electrical works) within a particular location in this case LifecCamp – Abuja.
Oct 2003 – July 2005 Imagination Tools Ltd. Wuse II, Abuja.
Co-ordinates a deployment and support team on major projects.
Managed staff training schedules & support duties.
Data Entry and validation onsite during project implementation.
System specification and design.
Database design and testing.
Hardware deployment & maintenance.
Responsible for developing the visuals for all aspects of the organization’s online presence.
In addition to writing, editing, and proofreading site content, worked closely with the technical team to maintain site standards with regard to new development. Also responsible for crafting site promotions, email newsletters, and online outreach campaigns.
Worked with technical, business development, and marketing members of our organization, so strong communication skills are needed.
Experience with managing online marketing and outreach campaigns. Tasks require a strong attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines
Aug 2005 – Oct 2005 Dara Medical Clinic Area 6, Abuja.
Implemented a training course in computer applications for administrative & medical staff.
Created a database for the clinic’s administrative operations – utilizing MS Access 2003.
Computerized their patients and staff records, for easy access and retrieval.
Effected a hardware maintenance agreement for a three month period.
Nov 2005 – April 2006 Lugo Engineering Ltd. Ebute Metta, Lagos.
IT Supervisor (Systems Engineer)
Co-ordinates a team of three (3) IT personnel.
System specification, design and deployment.
Intranet Portal development & deployment.
May 2006 – August 2006 ***** n Communications Commission. Abuja.
Gather information from Internet service providers.
Perform audit on operations and equipment requirements.
Collate and analyze information.
Document and where necessary verify for accuracy.
Sept 2006 – To Date ***** ***** ***** . Victoria island – Lagos.
E-commerce & VISA Support Analyst
Webmaster for the ***** website.
Implement merchant solutions for online verification and payment systems such as the verified by visa scheme.
Software automation, support and documentation.
Implement Web based solutions for in house use.
Support personnel for banks as regards VISA/VPay issuance and associated technology platform.
Card Issuing Services & Personalization experience with numerous banks
Bank support specialist for VISA Card Issuance program.
Web based solutions for data entry and reporting.
Solution evaluator with regards to company’s business objectives.
1997 – 2001 Federal University of Technology Owerri – Imo State.
B. Eng. , Electrical Electronics Engineering (Electronics & Computer Engineering).
Second Class (Lower)
1991 – 1995 Command Day Secondary School. Ikeja, Lagos.
***** Saint Finbarr’s College Akoka, Lagos.
PCI-DSS implementation for platform compliance required by VISA Inc.
Account migration exercise for over 122, 00 customer accounts.
UBA VISA Debit card platform stabilization with onsite support – 1 month
Support Specialist for Access Bank Zambia onsite VISA debit card roll out – December 2009
COMPASSPLUS (Russia) – ***** Sponsored Training on Card Switching Platform (TWO) For VISA Credit & Debit Card processing. – December 2008
PL/SQL Training on Oracle 10g Platform – Karrox – May 2008
Facilitator for a British Council sponsored project (Footprints – Addis Ababa)
Training in developing applications using the Oracle Application Developer Platform. (NIIT – Abuja. )
Completed the mandatory NYSC scheme (September 2002 – September 2003, Location: Abuja)
Worked in Lugo Engineering from the time of graduation until I went for the NYSC program.
WECO Computers Ltd, six months industrial attachment program.
***** Ltd, six months industrial attachment program.
E-Payment and VISA Card Platform Specialist