Sylvester Ezeani

Education

University of Maryland Baltimore County Aug 2009 — Dec 2012

B.S. Computer ScienceCoursework:
Calculus III, Software Design, Computer Architecture, Algorithms, Operating Systems, Computer Networking, Databases, Programming Languages

Work experience

IBM August 2016 — Present

Application ProgrammerUS Census Bureau - Data Access and Dissemination Systems

    Hewlett-Packard/HP Inc. Jan 2014 — July 2016

    IT Analyst/EngineerGlobal Regulatory Compliance IT (GRCIT)
    • Developed and maintained e-Invoicing solutions using TIBCO BW. Solutions mapped and translated IDOCS, processed SOAP requests, and modified databases to keep HP in compliance with Turkey, Italy, Ecuador, Peru, and Chile trade laws.
    • Created reusable Velocity SAP and Fusion SAP adapters in TIBCO BW for integration to future e-Invoicing projects.
    • Participated in creating and maintaining XML schemas (XSD) and XML translation scripts (XSLT) for Quote-to-Cash-Automation team's web services.
    • Created a java program to batch process over 2000 backlogged Turkish and Italian invoices and bring their end-to-end processes to completion.
    • Lead the integration of the Global Newton Inventory system and iCost reporting tool to develop an automatic feed of product quantity data. This solution eliminated the fallout of product data and increased the accuracy of iCost reporting.
    • Developed java based LDAP interface for retrieving employee data.
    • Participated in IT split initiatives for Hewlett-Packard company separation. Lead in the cloning of Ecuador e-Invoicing web solution.

    Sapient Government Services Feb 2013 — Dec 2013

    Technology AssociateHealth Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
    • Java Developer for the Bureau of Clinician Recruitment & Service web application.
    • Used JBoss Seam and Hibernate Query Language to provide new functionality and issue resolution to web application code.
    • Created and maintained web application pages using XHTML and AJAX to provide clients and business users a better user experience.
    • Lead Bureau of Clinician Recruitment & Service client meetings twice a week to identify and mitigate issues in web application, leading to better productivity for clients and reducing roadblocks in their daily workflow.
    • Created an automated reporting script to reduce error handling work stream time by 66%.

    General Electric Healthcare Jun 2012 — Aug 2012

    Service Sales Test LeadInformation Technology Leadership Program Intern
    • Developed tracking dashboard for pre-CRP2 deliverables, providing weekly updates for stakeholders, tracking of defects to closure, and assurance of completed deliverables.
    • Reviewed design documents in order to ensure complete coverage and clarity for other end users.

    General Electric Healthcare Jun 2011 — Aug 2011

    Patent ResearcherEdison Engineering Development Program Intern
    • Brainstormed and researched innovations for the Centricity Precision Reporting System and the Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS).
    • Submitted 2 patents to GE's patent review board.

    Qualifications

    Skills:
    Java, JavaScript, AngularJS, JQuery, HTML, CSS, XML, XSD, XSLT, REST, SOAP, SOA,
    Eclipse, SQL, MS SQL Server, C, Git, TIBCO BusinessWorks

    Certifications:
    • TIBCO Trained Professional

    Professional Memberships

    Houston Area Urban League Young Professionals (2014-Present)
    • Community Outreach Committee Core Lead (2015)

    National Society of Black Engineers
    • Houston Professionals (2014-Present)
    • National Member (2007-Present)
    • UMBC Chapter (2009-2012)

    Honors & Awards

    Meyerhoff Scholars Program, 2010-2012
    NSA Affiliate Scholar, 2010-2012
    Lloyd Trotter Scholarship Recipient, 2012

    Interests

    UI/UX Design and Development
    Front-end Web Design
    Full-Stack Web Development
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