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OBJECTIVE: An I.T. Management Position that allows me to utilize my creativity, experience and experience
to play a part in company strategy while still allowing ample hands-on use of my skills in an
environment that promotes continual upgrading of knowledge and certification with strong
opportunity within the company.
PROFILE: More than 10 years experience in IT Management, including strategic direction, budget
preparation, vendor relationship, planning and operation of Data Center/Processing center.
Skilled in evaluating current and future technologies and leading purchase planning to support
both short and long term IT initiatives.
Comprehensive experience in the acquisition of management information systems and software
project management including requirements analysis, design, systems-level integration and test
Demonstrated track record of successfully managing small to large projects from start to finish.
Excellent ability to plan, organize, priorities work and to meet the deadlines.
15+ years experience of system analysis & design, software development, system testing &
implementation of different financial systems including Banking, Insurance and Leasing etc.
TECHNICAL Automated Testing Tools
SKILLS: Win Runner, Revolve/2000 & SmartFind/2000 (MF-COBOL Workbench/2000)
Languages & Software Tools
Cobol(Micro Focus, ANSI, ACU), RPG, Visual Basic 6.0, ASP, Oracle Developer2000,
PL/SQL, C/C++, HTML, Front Page 98,2000 (Web Page Designing Tool), Fortran 77,90
Project Management & Report Writing Tools
MS Project, PMW98, Crystal Report Writer 8.0, R&R Report Writer
Oracle 8.1.6,MS SQL Server 7.0 & 2000, Micro Soft Access 2000,DB2
NCR ITX, Unix, HP-Unix, Windows NT, Windows 2000,95,98, Novel NetWare 3.x
NCR Mini Frame, HP D250, Dell, IBM PC Compatible, AS/400
EDUCATION: Academic & Professional
The International University, Missouri, USA
Bachelor of Computer Science
University of Karachi-Pakistan
Bachelor of Science (Physics, Maths & Chemistry)
Board of Technical Education Karachi-Pakistan
Diploma in Computer Science
One Year Advance Training in Computer Science
Novell Education Centre Karachi-Pakistan
Local Area Network & Communication (Advance Course)
Management Information System (MIS) (Advance Course)
NCR Corporate Development Centre Karachi-Pakistan
Visual Basic 6.0
Web Development Technologies
Oracle Developer 2000 & Database Administration 8.0
Training’s Local & Abroad
Standard Chartered Bank (Formerly ANZ Grindlays Bank) training center Karachi-Pakistan.
Credit & Retail banking operations.
Deposits, Foreign Exchange and Treasury dealing & operations
ANZ Banking Group Australia, Melbourne.
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Hardware setup, operations & implementation of banking application
HP UNIX and Core banking system development
Brainbench Certified of LAN WAN Communications Specialist
MCSD (Microsoft Certified System Developer) VB Track
MAJOR Lead the conversion of Islamic Banking System and Central Bank Reporting from NCR 9400
PROJECTS: (NCR main frame series) to a PC LAN based Banking System in Micro Focus Cobol.
Successfully developed conversion of PC based Islamic Banking System to HP UNIX based
Banking System using HP UNIX based COBOL and Oracle database.
Designed, developed & implemented the Interface between Electronic Banking System (ANZLink)
and Core Banking system PCBANC using C++ & MF COBOL to provide daily updated customer
account balances and statements.
Designed, developed & implemented Central Bank Returns for ANZ Grindlays Bank Middle
Successfully managed the development and implementation of complete E-commerce system of
Travel Insurance in one of the major insurance company of Connecticut USA.
Successfully managed the development and implementation of the following financial systems
developed in visual basic 6.0 with MS-Access/SQL server as backend database. Every system
has been used as the front module of the Core Banking system and interfaced with main core
Banking system (PCBANC). A common interface program was developed in Micro Focus
Cobol to upload and download the data to and from the Core Banking system.
o Risk Exposure Management System (REMS)
o Documentation and Security Control System (DASCS)
o Cheque Book Request & Printing System (CREPS)
o LOANS On Personal Security (SCBLOPS)
o Duplicate Financial Statement (DFS)
o Staff Payroll
PROFESSIONAL SONERI BANK Ltd. Karachi Pakistan Dec 2003 Till Date
EXPERIENCE: Project Manager Online Banking
Soneri Bank has decided to replace their legacy system with Online Banking System with latest
available technology. To achieve this they decided to develop an (in-house) Online Banking System
which will automate each and every area of the Bank and create paper less environment. The project
scope is very large and each and every component of old system needs to be replaced including
Infrastructure, LAN/Wan, IT Security etc. The application will be centralize through out the Pakistan
using multiple communication channels. The Application will be developed on DOT NET frame
work and will use C Sharp as development language. Following are the main areas of the project:
1. Enterprise Resource Planning(ERP)
2. General Ledger
3. Retail Banking Operations
4. Import / Export
5. Corporate / Consumer Finance
7. SBP Affairs / Reporting
8. MIS Pool
Key Projects Activities & Responsibilities
Consulted with banking users to identify key requirements, defined project scope, developed
project plan and schedule, provided leadership to internal teams on projects and daily basis
Discuss and finalize System Requirement Specifications (SRS) of each module.
Organized fortnightly project meeting to discuss the status of the project
Handle the procurement of Hardware and deal with vendors for smooth and timely delivery of
To develop the centralize network structure to implement the new system.
Responsible to lead design team, testing team, implementation team, interface and training of
the project from start to finish.
Prepare training material and course outline and plans to provide user training.
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Responsible to design the DRP and BCP according to new system
SYSTEK CORPORATION. Hartford, CT, USA March 2001 to June 2003
Recruited to manage the multiple projects and to stream line the development with more than 30
technology staff at Connecticut, USA, Toronto, Canada and Lahore, Pakistan offices. The main
responsibilities to interact with clients and development staff for smooth and timely completion of
multiple E-Commerce and Banking projects. The scope of position includes requirement
specifications, full design, documentation, implementation, support and training of the following
1. Credit Cards Branding
2. Point of Sale for Restaurant
3. E-Commerce Project of Travel Insurance
4. Web project of On Call Contractors
5. School Administration System for Connecticut, USA private schools
Key Projects Activities & Achievements
Consulted with client to identify key requirements, defined project scope, developed project plan
and schedule, provided leadership to internal teams on projects and daily basis issues.
Prepared and presented timely status reports to clients and internal senior management.
Directed design, testing, implementation, subsystem interface and training of the large and small
projects from start to finish.
Coordinated on-site training, data conversions and testing of projects in Connecticut USA,
Toronto Canada and Lahore Pakistan.
Prepare and demonstrate presentations and proposals to the clients for new incoming projects.
Implemented MS-Project for efficient and timely completions of tasks and Goldmine customer
tracking software for smooth linking and relationship for the customers.
Created and implemented disaster recovery plans and procedures.
ANZ Banking Group Melbourne, Australia. Oct 96 to Sep 97 & Nov 99 to Apr 2000
Manager Conversion / Quality Assurance
Appointed to lead the conversion project of PC LAN based Islamic Banking System to HP UNIX
based Islamic Banking System at ANZ Banking Group Melbourne Australia. The project includes
development of conversion modules on both the sides(PC LAN/HP UNIX Box) in MF COBOL; provide
data for the Front-End modules of new system, development of data for the new products available in
new system etc. The system has been successfully implemented remotely from Melbourne- Australia in
the following countries: Middle East, Pakistan, Jordan, Bangladesh, India, Bahrain and Srilanka.
The conversion written in this project has been supported to the following core banking systems:
BANKMASTER, MIDANZ (ANZ called amended version of MIDAS as MIDANZ), PCBANCS,
MIGAS and SWIFT.
Key Projects Activities & Achievements
Create requirements specification, document to convert old banking system to new HP/Unix
based banking system.
Designed mapping document for the banking products to map old database to Oracle database of
new system with system parameters and calculations.
Directed in design and development the data downloading system to download data of
mainframe/PC based systems (Front-Ends & Core) using Micro Focus Cobol to use by
conversion system for conversion.
Managed Conversion of (CBS) banking system in Middle-East, India, Bangladesh, Tonga,
Srilanka and Jordan remotely from Melbourne Australia.
Responsible for spearheading new QA department for the testing of Conversion Module to
convert old banking system to new HP Unix Based banking system.
Managed conversion and quality assurance resources by assigning of tasks and responsibilities,
monitoring progress against goals(using MS Project) and prepared the performance appraisals.
Standard Chartered Bank . (Formerly ANZ Grindlays Bank Ltd.) July 89 to Feb 2001
Worked in the following roles in 11 years of my stay with this organization:
Manager Information Technology Aug 1998
Senior Assistant Manager I.T. (Sr. System Analyst) Mar 1996
Assistant Manager I.T. (System Analyst) Jul 1989
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Key Projects Activities & Achievements
Head of Year 2000 project Pakistan.
Leader of the team developing Satellite Systems interfaces of Core Banking System.
Supervision of 15 Data Centers Supervisors providing Business Applications, Network and
Hardware Support to end users to facilitate smooth Banking and Data Center Operations.
Feasibility reports on new business applications and banking products analyzing impacts on the
Responsible of UAT, Documentation, Deployment and Rollout of system developed locally or
group software in country & in Middle East
Accountable for the projects running by the systems analysts and their team and to provide
technical support in development and implementation of business applications.
Received Y2K Project Management Award for the successful and before time completion of
Y2K project of Pakistan.
Received Performance Recognition Award to complete projects within plan time and for
handling implementation of core banking application smoothly.
Received Performance Recognition Award for hardworking & putting extra efforts to
developed satellite applications within plan time.
ORTHOPAEDIC & MEDICAL INSTITUTE Ltd. (OMI) Aug. 87 – Jun. 89
Responsible of design, development and implementation of Patient Information, Management
Information, Financial Control and Accounting systems.
Responsible of Hardware Support, Network Cabling and LAN setup including File Servers and
Associations Senior member of computer examination committee of Board of Technical Education Karachi-
Memberships: Senior member of computer institute inspection committee of Board of Technical Education
Life associate member of Computer Society of Pakistan.
Mr. Terry Snyders,
Executive Manager Migration,
ANZ Banking Group,
Mr. Arif Siqqiui
Head Information Technology
Standard Chartered Bank (Formerly ANZ Grindlays Bank),
I.I. Chundrigarh Road,
Mr. Syed Ahmed A Haq
Senior Vice President Technology
EFU General Insurance,
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