December 4, 2015

About

Joel D'souza profile

Software Developer | Consultant

 

I am an astute professional with over 5 years of experience in Software / Application Development. I demonstrated strong abilities in end-to-end development of software products from requirement analysis to system study, designing, coding testing, debugging, documentation, implementation and maintenance. I am proficient at gathering & mapping the requirements, custom designing solutions & troubleshooting for complex software & application problems.

In addition to this, I hold a good command in assisting internal business partners and technical teams to define and refine business strategy for supporting operational processes. I have passion for technology; skilled in grasping the big picture, conceptualizing, developing, implementing solutions & partnering closely with business leaders & stakeholders.

Specialties:Software Engineering &Development ♦ Requirement Gathering ♦ Application Maintenance ♦ Coding & Testing ♦ Debugging ♦ Production Support & Maintenance ♦ Client Interaction ♦ Technical Documentation ♦ Prototype Development ♦ Team Management / Training

Key Result Areas:
  • Designing, developing, testing, troubleshooting and debugging of the applications
  • Providing post-implementation, application maintenance and enhancement support to the client with regards to the product / software application
  • Cooperating & communicating with other team members for efficient management work. Identifying documents related to components as well as maintaining detailed study of same as per the product changes, thereby getting in touch with the product developers
  • Working out the new system's requirements & specifications and test strategies; assisting in functional testing of the new system, ensuring that it meets the user specifications
  • Taking care of various technical aspects such as coding of modules using the given design specifications and debugging & fixing the defects
  • Ensuring that business requirements and functional specifications for the module are defect free
  • Mapping clients’ requirements and providing them best solutions involving evaluation & definition of scope of project
  • Managing SharePoint Migration from 2007 to 2010 to 2013 ; also implementing SharePoint Migration using Sharegate
  • Working with OOTB/Designer Workflows, REST API, JavaScript Object Model, Client Object Model, Server Object Model, Metadata (Term Store), Timer Jobs, Event Receivers, Search , SharePoint Permissions, Custom Workflow Activity, AjaxToolkit, ItextSharp, Team Site, Libraries, OOTB/Custom Web Parts, Lists, Site Columns, Content Types, Groups, Views for Branding, SharePoint custom Web Service, sandboxed solutions, farm solutions, PowerShell Script, JS Link, Display Templates, SharePoint Hosted Apps