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Christian van den Heever CV:

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CV-Personal Details

Personal Details

Full Name Christian Coenrad
Date of Birth 78/10/12
Sex M
Identity Number 781012######
Marital Status Married
Nationality South African (ZA)
Home language Afrikaans
Languages English. Afrikaans
Health Excellent
Religion NG (Christian)
Drivers License 08 (ZA)
Children 2
Military Service No
Relocation Yes
Personal Email christianv@cdktech.com
Current Work Email ####################
Current Title Developer Manager / ETL developer / Technical lead.
Address ## #### ############
Code ####
Home Tel + 27 11 ######
Cell  +27 074 6411 297



  • Koos van Wyk
  • Dalene Alberts
  • Saroj Govender
  • Peter Venter
  • Frank  Columbo

Contact Details will be provided on request.

CV-Other Details

Other details.

  • Awarded top 70 Management within the Banking group 2006.
  • Awarded Service excellence within the group for project(s) delivered.
  • Promoted from ITD08 to ITD09.


General IT Skills

This section contains a list of the skills that are useful in the IT arena that I have acquired over my years of work.

  • Analysis
  • Design
  • Data and Process modelling
  • Data Warehouse Design
  • Documentation
  • Project Management
  • Management
  • Project life cycle development phases
  • Evaluation of new technologies/methodologies/packages
  • Technical Consulting
  • General Consulting
  • Facilitation
  • A solid background in applications – both maintenance and development
  • An excellent understanding of database design principles
  • An ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Communication, both verbal and written
  • Listening
  • Relational and IMS database design
  • Lateral thinking
  • Logical thinking
  • Leading Technical resources to build solutions for business using the correct tools at the correct time.

The success of a project will typically be measured on a continuous basis through the prompt arrival of agreed deliverables.

CV-Major Projects

Objective Role Fulfilled Technology Period Involved Client
Setting up Network Junior Network administrator Networking/ Windows TCP/IP 2 yr
Web site development and hosing
Project management, from design to implementation.
Senior developer Internet 1 mnt
Creating company web site Senior developer Internet 2 mnt
Creating an online ordering system for safari people Senior Application developer Internet Marketing and E-commerce 2 mnt
Online CV Submitting, Recruitment system Senior developer
Structure planning
Internet/Intranet 6 mnt
Online enquiry of Black IT empowerment companies Senior developer Internet and in-house db 1 mnt
Sagent Telkom Portal Developer Intranet web site for hosting plans 2 mnt
Application development Place wise. Placement Management system Senior Developer Visual Basic 6
Crystal reports
8 mnt
NKS Intranet Senior developer Intranet system for employees 1 yr
Electricity Management System (EMS) Senior Developer
Project Manager
Support Manager
Visual Basic 6
Access 2000.(VBA)
6 mnt
Claims Management System Senior developer
Project Manager
Delivery Manager
Support Manager
SQL 2000
Web interface,
Access reporting (VBA)
Visual Basic 6 Com
4 yr
Mining Industry tracker.
Tracks weight at drop of point within mine.
Senior developer SQL db
Report functions with access (VBA) front-end
6 mnt
SABC Radio Sole Developer
Project Manager
Visual basic 5
1 mnt
Regulator Reporting for Bank industry. Know your customer (KYC). FICA. Team Lead
Project Manager
Business Analyst
Support Manager
Test Team Leader
SQL Server 2005
Business Objects
2 yr
Fleet management reporting Team Lead/ Project manager SQL Server 2005
Cognos 8
1 yr
Risk Grade system that scores the risk of a client to the back when lending occurs. Sole developer
GUI developer
SQL server 2005
Classic Asp
Visual Basic 6.
2 yr
Anti Money laundering (AML) Resource Manager
Technical adviser
Line Manager
Data stage
6 mnt
Payment Streams. MIS on Payment stream within the bank. Project manger
Team Lead
Resource Manger
Line Manager
Data stage
AS (Microsoft)
SQL server 2000
Cognos 8
Report net
1 yr
SQL Server to Teradata Conversion Resource Manage
Project Manager
Team Lead
SQL Server 2000
Data stage
1 yr
Business Object to Cognos Migration Project Manager
Resource Manager
Line Manager
Technical Lead
Business Objects
Cognos 8
SQL server
6 mnt
Cognos upgrade Line Manager
Resource Manager
Project Manager
Cognos 8 2 mnt
Recruitment Software Tower group Project Manager
Customer satisfaction
Support Manager
SQL server
2 yr
Siebel Business Banking CRM System.
Conversion OF SQL server data to DB2 for CRM
Data Importer
ETL Developer
8 mnt
SET (Banking Executive and Trust.)
Reporting on the web for it customer details.
ASP Developer
Project Leader
Team Lead
Resource Manager
Classic ASP
4 mnt
Mapangubwe – Game dev Project manager 3d studion Max
Torque Game engine
8 mnt
Customer Contribution Line Manager
Classic ASP developer
ADOMD Developer
AS Developer
SQL server Developer
SQL server 2000
AS 2000
Classic ASP
2 yr
SMS from the web System Senior Developer C# .net
Access 97 (VBA)
1 mnt
Banking / Liberty Online reporting Information delivery manager
Resource Manager
Line manager
Calssic ASP
SQL 2005
1,6 yr
VAF – Vehicle and asset finance Banking qui times. Line manager
Resource manager
Technical advisor
SQL 2005
Cognos 8
8 mnt
BASEL 2 Resource Manager
Line Manager
Technical adviser
SQL 2005 4 mnt
Poker Coder XNA
C# .net .5
1 yr Code can be shown – In progress as hobby.
Biztools Coder/Manager C#.Net
Ektrom cms (ww.ektron.com)
1 yr Travelling to Houston and doing work in US and locally for biztools.com.
Ergo Clock Coder C#.net 3.5 windows forms 2 mnt Created Ergo-dynamic Clock to ensure that employees to take breaks during the working day.
Landing Zone Monitor Coder/designer/lead C#.net 4.0
SQL server 2008
2+yr (current) Creating tool to automatically transport file , run etc into ODW,ADW, Stage
AGM Voting Software Coder
Business lead
C#.net 4.0
Reply API
SQL server 2008
Infragestic Grid Controls
Created software to Run voting on Remote control for AGM for MTN, Mondi, Multi choice
Event Question software Coder
Business lead
C#.net 4.0
Object C (Ipad)
3 mnt Software that allows for participants to log questions to the speaker on their I pad/tablet.
Code not open source.
DMS Coder
SQL 2005/2008
5yr (Current) Framework to load data into warehouse/ ODS/Stage.
Classbuilder Coder Designer C#.net 5 yr (current) Code generator from database, created windows forms even web pages with a template.

CV-Employment History

Employment History

Company Date Reason for leaving
VKE Engineers Jan 1997 – Jan 1998 Moved from Technical support to development
DaTo Jan 1998 – November 1999 Looked for more senior development position
Datorline Systems November 1999 November 2000 Moved to get more development experience. And a more perm position.
Manager at Wimpy Waterfront JHB. Jan 1998 – March 1998 After hours / Week ends
JVS Begin November 2000 to End November 2000 Temp job
QPS November 2000 to November 2005 (Mostly after hour consulting and development. Temp) – Job end
Numatech Knowledge Solutions November 2000 to January 2009 Moved to Permanent JOB at bank (After hour consulting from June 2004 Joined Banking)
Banking South Africa June 2002 to June 2004 (Contracted via NKS) Made Permanent.
Banking South Africa June 2004 to November 2007 (Full time) Moved to get more exposure within the bank for Africa bank.
Banking South Africa – Africa November 2007 – April 2009 Need more technical exposure. Outside of bank.
Fluorescence April 2009 – January 2010 Required Stability
South Africa – Africa
January 2010 – June 2014 Promotion to lead bigger team in PBB
Standard Bank South Africa – PBB January 2010 – Current

Company: VKE Engineers (Pty) Ltd. (PERM)
Date:        Jan 1997 – Jan 1998
Position:   Junior Network administrator
Main Function:

  • Setting up of a TCP/IP network running a peer-to-peer service.
  • Setting up of network printers.
  • Assisting all clients with software – Windows 98/95, AutoCAD. Caddie 5, MSOffice 97.
  • Installing networks hardware – Cat 5 cables plus hubs.
  • Setting up mail-bridge software for e-mail.
  • Maintaining all hardware on network and user support.
  • Junior IT Manager.

Summary of Technologies used – Classic asp, visual basic 6 , per to peer networking

Company: DaTo
Date: Jan 1998 – November 1999 <strong>(PERM)
Position:Junior Application developer and Network administrator
Main Function:

  •  Network administration
  • VB software development (Junior)
  • SQL dba and SP Developer
  • Maintaining Intranet web site
  • Writing software solutions for internal and external customer.
  • Specking out application from design to implementation.
  • Developing the conceptual and logical design and deriving the physical design of all application design by me or by someone else in the firm.
  • Design and development of custom build, data driven applications for Budget forecasting in Access 97(Nestle South Africa).

Summary of Technologies used – Classic asp, visual basic 6 , per to peer networking, access 97
Company:Datorline Systems
Date:November 1999 November 2000
Position:Senior Developer
Main Function:

  • Client liaison
  • Asp, Flash Web site design and implementation
  • Hosting of Web Sites on a IIS platform
  • Setting up DNS servers for hosting on NT server4.
  • Directorship, leading all teams.
  • Managing Customer Accounts and Maintenance Renewals.
  • Tender / RFI / RFQ preparation.
  • Money management.
  • Handling of staff and business affairs.

Summary of Technologies used – Classic asp, visual basic 6 , per to peer networking, HTML
Company:Manager at Wimpy Waterfront JHB. (After hours / Week ends) (TEMP)
Date:Jan 1998 – March 1998
Position:Store Manager
Main Function:

  • Management of food quality and staff.
  • Employing personnel.
  • Improving the firms relationships with all their clients

Company:JVS Management Services (TEMP)
Date:November 2000 to November 2000
Position:Scaffolding Team Manager

  • Managing a team/s of contractors on site.
  • Forman on site.

Company:QPS (TEMP)
Date:November 2000 to November 2005(Mostly after hour consulting and development)
Position:Senior Web and application developer, Team leader, project planner, project manager
Main Function:

  • Designing and implementation of web sites.
  • Leading all team members.
  • Advising in technologies to use.
  • Building application in VB, DHTML, Asp, Flash.

Company:Numatech Knowledge Solutions
Date:November 2000 to January 2009 (After hour consulting from June 2004 Joined SBSA)
Position:Web Developer
Main Function:

  • Sagent Administration
  • Sagent Design Studio
  • Sagent Weblink
  • Sagent Portal
  • Intranet and internet sites – as a team member
  • Developing Access2000, VB and classic ASP applications.
  • Teaching junior developer – software development and ethics in IT.
  • Network and PC support in-house and to clients
  • Maintaining Intranet Claims system for Edcon (Edgar’s) claims system.

The following are some of the projects or tasks I have completed:

  • Completed a number of projects including User, Business and Functional Requirements with Architecture and Project Management if required.
  • Documentation of Process and Data Analysis producing Process / Data Flow and ER Diagrams using Visio and the Microsoft Office Suite of programs. The modelling of a current intranet layout with a recommended new layout.
  • Project Management of a small project team (8) to do data sourcing, capturing, scrubbing and loading of the resultant data for a client
  • Data Warehouse logical designs and models for a number of clients.
  • Business Proposals for Tenders and Requests for Information (RFI).

Company: Banking – South Africa
Date:June 2002 to June 2004 (Contracted via NKS)
Position:Senior Consultant / Developer
Main Function:

  • Building, maintaining and supporting of Risk Grading(Workbooks) System for
  • Business Banking (Credit)
  • Building internal Web sites.
  • Preparing data for the e3 project (Siebel).
  • Siebel maintenance on existing Price and Quoting system.
  • Writing com components that communicated with SQL server on Siebel.
  • Preparing detailed Database SQL specifications.
  • Creating Risk Grading System for Credit.

Company: Banking – South Africa
Date:June 2004 to November 2007 (Full time)
Position:Line/ Development Manager (BI Development manager) Banking –  Data warehouse.
Main Function:

  • Managing, supervising and motivating staff.
  • Resolving staff issues.
  • Staffs count 21+.
  • Creating KPI’s (KRA’s) for al team members and evaluating the staff performance accordingly.
  • Allocating work to staff (Resource managing).
  • Interviewing and employing staff members into my team and for group IT.
  • Driving out several projects for IT to Business in bank.
  • Senior team lead on several projects.
  • Part of Solution Forum for the BI development space.
  • Leading and facilitating strategic IT Business Intelligence planning.
  • Facilitating Vendor Relationship.
  • Budget forecasting on projects.
  • Develop technical specification, business cases and business specs.
  • Create standards and “Best Practices” where non-existent, and the support of current standards within the IT group.
  • Process re-engineering.
  • System Development (Object-Orientated analysis and design) using various programming languages (Serve and web based applications)
  • System Quality Assurance (Client – web application)
  • Database architecture and relational databases, enhancing existing databases and designing of specs for new db’s.
  • Setting up test environments.
  • Facilitating change management, support strategies processes and system analysis.
  • Migration of Business objects to Cognos – Project leader.
  • Migrating of SQL 2000 to Teradata – Project leader.
  • Afford daily guidance to subordinates in the execution of their duties.
  • Recruited, managed, develop and mentored staff to deliver on business and job objectives
  • Establishing and managing SLA’s with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensuring that processes, policies and procedures are established to manage delivery to campaigns, projects and ongoing business operational requirements
  • Managed the data environment in a professional and efficient manner, ensuring that resources are utilised effectively
  • Ensured that the data is prepared and accurate when retrieving and utilising data from various sources
  • Deployed continual process automation and improvement programme to drive improved efficiency and delivery turnaround times
  • Supported sourcing of new data sources and ensure compliance to processes and procedures

Summary of Technologies used – Classic asp, visual basic 6 , per to peer networking, Siebel, .net C#, SQL server 2000/2005, access, HTML

Company: Banking – Africa
Date:November 2007 – April 2009
Position:Development Manager / Coder
Main Function:

  • Managing, supervising and motivating staff on current project(s)
  • Doing technical designs and implementations
  • Creating web site for HR.
  • Creating/maintaining databases technical resource and manager. (Small DW)
  • Reporting to project manager status of current project and managing expectations of sponsors within the group.
  • Assisting with the creation of the new data warehouse for Banking on SQL server.Summary of Technologies used – SQL server,SSIS, datastage, Oracle.

Date:April 2009 – January 2010
Position: Manager: Web Development /Programming
Main Function:

  • Managing Biztools.com web site development, maintenance and support.
  • Travelling and working in Texas Houston to maintain adminnistaf customer relationship
  • Biztools.com – http://www.administaff.com
  • Senior .net Windows developer..
  • Aid in conversion to newer technologies if and when required
  • Preparation of presentations
  • Liaison with clients – work with clients on defining requirements and features
  • Develop design specifications
  • Research and competitor monitoring
  • Developing & research of prototype complex design solutions
  • Participate in code and design reviews
  • Motivating and overseeing team if and when so required
  • Managing & ensuring clients budgets are adhered to when briefed and developing
  • Database managementSummary of Technologies used – Microsoft technologies.

Company: Banking 
Date:January 2010 – June 2014
Position: Development Manager / Coder / ETL developer
Main Function:

  • Managing, supervising and motivating staff on current project(s)
  • Manage IT Service delivery for both application and infrastructure, within a portfolio of applications to a specified customer base for MOD (Middle Office Database)
  • Doing technical designs and implementations
  • Creating/maintaining databases as technical resource and manager.
  • Reporting and managing expectations of sponsors within the group.
  • Creating internal tools for ETL and MDM and file transfers.
  • Replacing Old technologies with new (MS Access with SQL server ETL, SQL 200 with 2005.)
  • Creating MDM web services.
  • Creating Monitoring dashboards Internal use.Summary of Technologies used – Microsoft technologies. Oracle,datastage.Company:        Standard Bank – PBBDate:                January 2014 – Current

    Position:          Development Manager – Lead

Main Function:

  • Managing, supervising and motivating staff on current project(s)/tasks.
  • Manage IT Service delivery for both application and infrastructure, within a portfolio of applications to a specified customer base for EIW on Teradata/DB2/other.
  • Doing technical(Architectural) designs and implementations for HUB processing
  • Coding actual GUI using Microsoft technologies.
  • Creating/maintaining DWA for SBSA as technical resource and manager.
  • Reporting and managing expectations of sponsors within the group.
  • Resource planning on task and deliveries.
  • Employing staff into the group for ETL delivery.
  • Maintaining internal data warehouse architecture/ tools and methodologies used.

Summary of Technologies used – Microsoft technologies. Datastage, Teradata.