IBM i5 specialist with over 30 years of experience in Applications Design, Development and Support, Operations, Administration, Technical and System Support on the i5 (AS/400, iSeries) platform and over 35 years in total on IBM midrange systems.
Languages/Operating Systems/Tools: OS/400 (to V7R1), CL, Query, RPG, SQL/400, SSA AS/Set, Robot/SCHEDULE, Robot/REPLAY, Robot/CONSOLE, RevSoft, BRMS, Movex, SAP, Manhattan WMS
Applications: Stock Control, Logistics, Manufacturing
Other: Some PC/Networking support experience
IT Operations Analyst Australian Pharmaceutical Industries 2012 –
(Wholesale suppliers and retailers (as Priceline) of Pharmaceutical, Health and Beauty products to pharmacies. Redundancy due to reorganisation.)
IT Administrator Trelleborg Stanton 2005 – 2008
(6 week work placement 2004)
(Manufacture of rubber and plastic automotive components. Redundancy to reduce costs due to market conditions.)
AS/400 Analyst/Programmer Stanton Rubber and Plastics 1997 – 2002
Migration from Bespoke manufacturing system to BPCS. Application support and enhancement of BPCS system.
AS/400 Analyst/Programmer Kenwood Electronics UK 1994 – 1997
Application support, enhancements, and operation of bespoke AS/400 integrated business system.
AS/400 Analyst/Programmer CSi Ltd. 1992 – 1994
Development and support of customer systems (both bespoke and package) both remotely and on site.
Technical Support Analyst/Programmer General Portfolio 1990 – 1991
Technical support of Operations and Development teams including system security, disaster recovery and performance management
Production Support Analyst/Programmer Merrett Management Services 1989 – 1990
Support of bespoke underwriting support and management system
Support Analyst/Programmer Warner-Chappell Music 1987 – 1989
Worldwide support of bespoke royalties’ collection and accounting system
Assisted in migration of systems from System/38 to AS/400
Development Analyst/Programmer Chappell Music Publishing 1986 – 1987
Development of bespoke royalties’ collection and accounting system
System/38 Analyst/Programmer March Computer Systems 1985 – 1986
System/38 Analyst/Programmer Robson Rhodes 1984 – 1986
System/38 Operator Robson Rhodes 1983 – 1984
Marital status: Married
Born: 12th January 1965
Hobbies: Keen sports spectator and occasional player
Australia – Partner (Migrant) visa (ClassBC) subclass 100 – Valid from 16th March 2012