technical cv

Independent Technical Contractor

Looking for more technical projects. Excited to excel through exposure to different programming languages & technology (currently exposing to Svelte/NodeJS and Python). Graduated Columbia University in Computer Science & worked at Accenture for 7 years. Since then, I decided to take the best years of my life to travel the world, building web sites/apps, learn about language & culture, building jazz dance/music communities, & working on personal projects.

Life experience, I've lived in New York (25 years), Melbourne (1), Amsterdam (1), Istanbul (4), Budapest (2), and Bali (2). I've stayed in 30+ countries, notably Taiwan, Iceland, & Italy.


Computer Science (Bachelors)

Columbia University, School of Engineering and Applied Science

1997 - 2002

  • Main interest in Artificial Intelligence Machine Learning

  • Successful project in unsupervised driving of a remote controlled tank, through tank's camera (2000)

  • Successful project in coding of an AI player of the game Othello, using Genetic Algorithms (2000)




Web Development


Data Mining

High Level / Detailed Design

Data Modeling

Database Migration

Communication Skills (Eng)

Understanding Complexity

Learning New Frameworks

Working Cross-Platform





Javascript, Node.js, Svelte



MySQL / Apache / Nginx

Wordpress / Shopify (Liquid) / WIX

Oracle Siebel CRM

ILOG Java JRules

Adobe Photoshop


Independent Programmer Consultant


  • Working on event registration system websites, used in Iceland, UK, and now one in Greece.

  • Worked on a cross-platform desktop journal app, using Electron, built on Javascript, HTML, CSS.

  • Working on a language learning method for Italian, currently using Perl.

  • Worked on a photo/audio-based task management app, for the iPhone, coding in Objective C.

End to End Team Lead (Siebel, Multi-System Product Architecture)

Netherlands, Accenture / KPN (Telecom) – 2 projects

Jan 2008 - Feb 2009

  • Owned delivery of End-to-End Product Arch & Capability framework, focused on Siebel Products.

  • Lead team of experts, client IT Architects, Siebel/BRM/AIA.

  • Managed project plan for this initiative.

  • Coordinated cross-team workshops/training with client Business Managers & IT.

Products Team Lead (Siebel)

Australia, Accenture / Telstra (Telecom) – 1 project

Mar 2007 - Nov 2008

  • Created high level & detailed designs for Siebel eConfig product models, for Fixed Lines, Internet, etc. • Coordinated teams to gather requirements for the current and future state of the Product Model

  • Advised the client by advising on the strategic direction.

  • Subject Matter Expert, point of contact for all Product Model-related major or minor concerns.

Application Developer & Business Rules Expert (Java JRules)

USA, Accenture / Travelers (Telecom) – 2 projects

Sep 2003 - Nov 2004

  • Programmed in Java, Perl, Ant, and ILOG Rules Engine Technology, to build insurance quote application.

  • Customized ILOG Java rules engine to produce a more robust rules engine.

  • Developed a Rules Client/Server with Java/JMS, Websphere MQ messaging, & MS SQL Server backend.

  • Worked the entire project life cycle - Prototyping, Planning, Designing, Building, Testing, and Rollout.

Independent Contractor (Java, PHP, Perl/CGI, Javascript)

USA, Various Companies – 4 projects

May 2000 - Nov 2002

  • developed apps/framework for wireless devices, PDAs & non-smart cellphones (Java, XML)

  • coded advanced administrative features for company’s account & invoice mgmt.

  • developed many departmental websites in a unix environment, using Macromedia Flash Actionscript, Javascript, Photoshop, & HTML.


Traveling annually to Istanbul, Krakow, Budapest, Reykjavik, & other cities for teaching swing dancing, DJing swing music, & MCing. Swing Dancing, Vocalist, Trumpet, Rhythm Guitar, Vintage Fashion.