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					                                  Leonard Lwegaba Kalema

                                           P.O. Box 4658
                                          Kampala, Uganda
                                             East Africa

                       Telephone: 0-11-256-782-011-487; 0-11-256-772-386-757
                  E-mail: leonkal2001@yahoo.co.uk ; kalema2008@yahoo.com


EDUCATION

o   Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT), Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, 2005-2008
o   Uganda Advance Certificate of Education, Katikamu Seventh Day Adventist, 2003-2004
o   Uganda Certificate of Education, St. Henry’s College, Kitovu, Masaka, 1999-2003
o   Uganda Primary Leaving Education, Namilyango Junior Boys School, 1994-1998
o   Nakasero Primary School, Nakasero, Kampala, Uganda, 1993
o   Mugwanya Preparatory School, Kabojja, Kampala, 1992


SUMMARY OF SKILLS




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o   Knowledge of and experience with various languages and operating systems including
    JavaScript, PHP, Server Side/Client Side Scripting, RSS,AJAX, XML, WAP and WML,
    VB.Net, SQL Server, Windows XP, Server 2003 and Linux, Event-Driven Languages
o   Knowledge and experience in Enterprise (Both Cable & Wireless) and Mobile Networks and
    user support and system administration.
o   Knowledge of and experience in information technology (IT) functions including web
    development applications, technical support, BIOCA, system administration, database
    administration and management, project management, trouble shooting, problem solving,
    security, disaster recovery and consultation
o   Competency in information systems design and management, software and web development,
    database development, maintenance and management, IT security and biometrics and systems
    engineering
o   Self-driven, creative, initiator, adaptive, able to work and deliver in diversity and dynamic
    situations


EXPERIENCE

2008 June- Present              (IT Consultant / Project Manager)

Under a registered company Dark Horse Solutions I have been able to accomplish the following
technical works and projects.
o Systems administration, service and repair for A plus Funeral Management Service. Training of
    their staff members Quick Books Accounting package.
o Evaluation on systems and hardware requirements for the Rural Electrification Agency ICT
    department.
o ICT Support Consultant for a period of 3 months to cover up for their ICT/GIS officer who
    was on leave and the functions included: User support, systems maintenance and management,
    disaster recovery and repair and any other required ICT functions. I upto now also do
    consultancy with them and evalution.
o In my other personal times I develop for different people and small scale companies
    applications, databases, give them support in different ICT functions.




2008 (January-June)     Application Developer, Solutions for Business, Kampala, Uganda

o   Development of any systems or applications that were availed by the company
o   Assisting the System Administrator with user support issues for the company
o   Managing and maintaining company owned and customer systems and applications
o   Systems analysis and engineering of different platforms that are to be developed by the
    company
o   Customer technical support and training on different IT related aspects and applications


2007 (June-September) Student Intern and Volunteer, Information Technology Department,
                       Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), Kampala, Uganda



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o   Developed different software modules in the IT Developers department
o   Maintained, repaired and serviced URA machines (PCs, printers, etc.)
o   Provided support to different staff on different Information Technology solutions
o   Configured the network and also trouble shooting failed networks
o   Devised an online tax payment system for URA as final year project for the BIT degree
    program


2005-2007       IT Support Consultant, Info Access Technology, Kampala, Uganda

o   Installation and maintenance of different BIOCA devices and software and set up networking
    of BIOCA devices
o   Performed software development and customization functions
o   Developed and maintained websites for different customers
o   Trained and supported customers (Uganda Clays, Heifer Uganda, Hotel Africana, etc) in using
    BIOCA software/devices and others developed for or sold to them
o   Marketed company products and solutions and serviced and repaired computers for clients


2004-2005       Site Supervisor and Clerk Of Works, Marvel Road Contractors, Masaka, Uganda

o   Supervised field staff including ensuring accomplishment of daily work projects
o   Prepared and provided to management daily reports on status of work projects
o   Managed resources including taking stock records of machinery available and fuel distribution
    and use
o   Offered sub-contracts and made payments to contracted tippers




Accomplished projects

o   Currently working on website development initiative www.stopit.net , an Internet-based forum
    to promote HIV/AIDS awareness
o   www.jobseastafrica.com
o   www.afrikanhosting.com
o   www.darkhorsesolutions.net
o   www.mahdsms.net
o   www.zingcall.com
o   www.cathytours.net
o   www.buzigaresort.com


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o   www.bemobile.ug
o   www.icareug.com
o   www.entebbemunicipal.org
o   www.ivoryhoteluganda.com
o   www.kmc.ug
o   www.stgyaviirabunamwaya.org
o   www.aplus.afrikanhosting.com
o   www.realtekconsults.com
o   www.ugamobile.com
o   www.yesuganda.org
o   www.eatrader.net
o   www.kivukids.org
o   www.gossmaf.org
o   Developed an inventory system for Blanches Boutique (used LAMP platform)
o   Developed an inventory system Kidduka that can be purchased by small business runners in
    Kampala. (used LAMP)
o   Developed an online cargo tracking system for Nile Clearing Ltd.
o   Developing and intranet for the Rural Electrification Agency
o   Was part of the team that developed Global Capital Savers Loan Management System (Object
    oriented programming using VB and SQL database.)
o   http://www.realtekconsult.com




EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITY

o   First Division Football license holder, Ttula United, Kampala, Uganda, 2005-2007
o   School Football team member, Katikamu Seventh Day Adventist (SDA), 2004-2005
o   News Editor, News Agency club, Katikamu SDA, 2004-2005
o   Captain, Cricket Team, St. Henry’s College, Kitovu, Masaka, Uganda, 2003
o   General Secretary, Drama Club, St. Henry’s College, Kitovu, Masaka, 2002-2003
o   Dormitory Administrator, St. Henry’s College, Kitovu, Masaka, 2001




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REFERENCES

Mr. Mehul Bhatt
Director
Mehul Bhatt Group of Companies
Damanico Building
Kampala, Uganda
Tel: 0-11-256-716-767-222
E-mail: mehul@mehulbhatt.com

Mr. Mwesigye Edgar
Hardware Maintenance Officer
Uganda Revenue Authority
P.O. Box 7279
Kampala, Uganda
E-mail: emwesigye@ura.go.ug
Tel: 0-11-256-772-470-877




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