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I am Thulasee Shan - a software professional and innovator with a breadth of experience in a wide variety of industries.


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About me

I am a computer professional with more than fourteen years of experience covering all the aspects of software development life cycle and have worked in a wide variety of Industries. I also have a Master's degree (MSc) in Information Systems from Keele University.

I consider my self to be an innovator helping companies and teams to resolve problems through modern and innovative ideas and also consider to be a natural leader, always inspiring others to achieve more than what they believe.

What brings me happiness? Life is full of challenges. When I overcome my challenges with out loosing my personal morals and ethics, that is what bring me the absolute joy. This is hard, but it is truly worth living a life by choice, than by chance.

Experience

Though all my work experience is worth sharing, I would only like to highlight only the innovations that I love the most and appreciated by many. Click on 'read more' to see them

Peoplevox

06/2010 - 01/2014. Read more...

eConveyancer

11/2006 - 06/2010. Read more...

Excel Technologies

11/2004 - 10/2006. Read more...

Emirates

02/2004 - 10/2004. Read more...

John Keels

08/2003 - 02/2004. Read more...

Eutech Cybernetics

06/1999 - 08/2003. Read more...

Softlogic

02/1999 - 06/1999. Read more...

NIIT

05/1998 - 02/1999. Read more...

Certifications

MSc in IT from Keele
Programming competition 3rd price
Certificate in PIC Micro-controller programming
Advance diploma in computing
University of London Advance Level
Certificate in Visual Basic 6 programming
Microsoft Certified Professional
Certified First Aider
Certificate in C++ and Visual C Programming
Brain bench certified ASP developer

Skills

Programming languages
  • C# ★★★★★
  • Java ★★☆☆☆
  • XQuery / XPath ★★★☆☆
  • VB ★★★★★
  • C++ ★☆☆☆☆
Methodologies
  • SCRUM★★★★☆
  • Kanban★★★★☆
  • OOM/UML ★★★☆☆
  • TDD★★★★☆
  • CI ★★★★☆
  • Waterfall ★★★★☆
  • YSM / SSADM★★★☆☆
Soft skills
  • Leadership★★★★★
  • Positive impact★★★★★
  • Mentoring★★★★★
  • Creative★★★★★
  • Problem solving★★★★★
  • Commitment★★★★★
  • Decision making★★★★☆
  • Stay cool under pressure★★★★☆
  • Think out of the box★★★★☆
System architectures
  • Cloud systems ★★★☆☆
  • Distributed systems ★★★★★
  • Real-time systems ★★★☆☆
  • SOA ★★★★☆
  • SaaS★★★★☆
Cloud techniques
  • Amazon EC2 ★★★☆☆
  • SQL Azure ★★☆☆☆
  • Amazon RDS ★★★☆☆
  • Windows Azure ★★☆☆☆
NoSQL / Big data store
  • MarkLogic★★★☆☆
  • DynamoDB★★★☆☆
  • SimpleDB★★★☆☆
  • Azure Table storage ★★★☆☆
Web technologies
  • ASP.NET ★★★★★
  • JavaScript ★★★★☆
  • CSS 3.0 ★★★★☆
  • HTML 5 ★★★☆☆
  • JQuery ★★★★★
  • AJAX (Web 2.0) ★★★★★
.NET techniques
  • WCF ★★★★☆
  • MVC 4,5★★★☆☆
  • WPF ★★☆☆☆
  • GDI+ ★★★★☆
  • LINQ ★★★★★
  • Lambda ★★★★★
  • MSMQ ★★☆☆☆
  • D-LINQ ★★★★★
  • DI / IoC★★★☆☆
Data access techniques
  • EF 4, 5 ★★★★☆
  • ADO.NET ★★★★★
  • LINQ-to-SQL ★★★★★
  • Web API★★★★☆
Communication protocols
  • SOAP ★★★★★
  • REST / JSON★★★★★
  • .NET Remoting ★★★★☆
  • HTTP Get/Post★★★★★
Relational database
  • SQL 2005/2008/ 2012 ★★★★☆
  • Oracle 9i/11g ★★☆☆☆
  • SQL Azure ★★☆☆☆
  • MySQL ★★☆☆☆
Report tools
  • Crystal Reports ★★★★☆
  • XSL:FO ★★★★☆
Automation tools
  • TeamCity ★★★★☆
  • Maven / Gradle / Groovy★★★☆☆
  • PowerShell 3.0★★★☆☆
  • Puppet Enterprise★☆☆☆☆
Project management tools
  • Microsoft Project★★★☆☆
  • JIRA★★★★★
  • Pivotal Tracker ★★★★★
  • Zendesk ★★★★☆
  • Confluence★★★★☆
Productivity tools
  • ReSharper ★★★☆☆
  • Ankh SVN ★★★★☆
  • FxCop ★★★★☆
  • MOQ★★★★☆
  • Castle Windsor★★★☆☆
  • Ms Unity★★★☆☆
Source code controls
  • Git★★★★☆
  • Stash ★★★☆☆
  • Tortoise SVN ★★★★★
  • TFS★★★☆☆
Servers
  • Windows Servers★★★★☆
  • Windows Azure ★★★☆☆
  • IIS 4/5/6/7/7.1 ★★★★☆
  • Ms Exchange 2011 ★★☆☆☆
  • Google Mail Service★★☆☆☆

Contact me

  • Email: info@thulaseeshan.net
  • Skype: thulaseeshan
  • Resume: Download




Credits:

A big thanks to Jalxob for the Parallex scrolling web design and thanks Google for finding me some good images.
The images used as background on the tiles under my experience section are from Google image search and the credits must go to those photographers and artists who took them.

Watford, Herts, England

The company produces warehouse management system designed and built for e-Commerce fulfillment and integrates with most leading order processing systems around the globe.

Technical Architect | from: Jun/2010 to: Jan/2014

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Thame, Oxon, England

ULS Group provide cutting edge web based services for brokers, solicitors, estate agents, lenders, network/associations and customers.

eConveyancer is a flagship product of ULS group that enables comparing cost of conveyancers.

Lead Developer | from: Nov/2006 to: Jun/2010

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Colombo, Sri Lanka

Excel Technology Lanka is a subsidiary of GSI group that develops software for Quantronix laser machines.

Note: The company ceased trading as of last quarter of 2013.

Senior Software Engineer| from: Nov/2004 to: Oct/2006

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Dubai, UAE

Mercator is the IT wing of the Emirates Airlines responsible for developing and maintaining industry standard software applications to manage and operate the airline's business.

Senior Software Engineer | from: Feb/2004 to: Oct/2004

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Colombo, Sri Lanka

JKCS is a an out sourcing company providing IT specialist to Europe, Middle-east and Asia. Also does bespoke software development for local companies.

Senior Analyst Programmer | from: Aug/2003 to: Feb/2004

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Singapore, Malaysia and Sri Lanka

Eutech is a global provider for enterprise asset management work-flow solutions, secure web publishing and hospital information systems.

Software Engineer - Senior Software Engineer | from: Jun/1999 to: Aug/2003

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Colombo, Sri Lanka

Softlogic provide bespoke IT solutions to logistics and financial business sectors in Sri Lanka.

Junior Programmer| from: Feb/1999 to: Jun/2003

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Colombo, Sri Lanka

NIIT is a global academic and corporate IT training provider.

Lab Instructor | from: May/1998 to: Jan/1999

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