Saheed Adepoju

1235 11th Street, Unit 5, Hempstead, Texas, 77445 713-472-9263 Adepoju@gmail.com

IT PROFESSIONAL

Technical professional with an extensive portfolio of projects, knowledge of numerous technical applications and programming languages, and a background in management and team leadership. A motivated problem solver with an aptitude for innovation and solutions development. Communicative and personable, a technology evangelist who clearly and persuasively describes the benefits of various technologies. Will benefit top organization by combining technical, management and leadership skills to drive productivity and savings.

TECHNICAL PROFICIENCES

       Software Development

       Entrepreneur

       Research & Development

       UAT & End-user Testing

       Big Data Management

       Quality Assurance/ Testing

       De-bugging

       MySQL & SQL Server

       Social Impact

 

Education

Master of Science – Computer Science

Prairie View A & M University, Prairie View, TX, Expected 2017  

Coursework: Programming Languages, Distributed & Parallel Computing, and Advanced Computer Architecture, Algorithms, Advanced Operating Systems. (3.42/4 GPA).

 

Post Graduate Certificate – Advanced Computing

Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, U.K., 2009

Coursework: Object Orientated Software development, Research methods, Software Engineering Management, Software Testing, Web Application development

 

Bachelor of Technology – Computer Science & Mathematics

Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger, Nigeria, 2005

 

CERTIFICATIONS

Microsoft Certified, Business Solution Specialist, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009: Introduction to Development, 2009

Microsoft Certified Business Solution Specialist, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009: Installation & Configuration, 2009

Oracle Certified Java Programmer, Platform 1.4, 2004

Certificat Detudes de Francais Practique 1er degree, 2003

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

INTEL, Santa Clara, California May 2016 – Date.

Software Engineering Intern

       Developed an internal tool in Java which eliminated the use of complex Excel lookup tables and plugins of an aging projection tool.  It features an easy to use user interface and can be customized to allow the calculations of projections for GPU and CPU given characterization workloads and benefits. The tool has provided scale to the activities of the team.

       Developed a Spark application that enables querying a SQL server to extract results from a large performance metrics database. The application helps to quickly identify bottlenecks across quarters and enables management quickly pinpoint errors.

CENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONFOR BIG MILITARY DATA, Prairie View, TX  Sept 2015 – May 2016.

Research Assistant

Boosts speed and performance of video analytics and big data intelligence for Department of Defense funded research study under Dr. Lei Huang. Authors and develops programs in Apache Spark and Java to analyze drone video files in real-time and direct data to Cassandra database for user access on Web browser.

Key Accomplishments:

       Increases productivity of research team, providing mentoring and creative solutions to colleagues in cross-functional departments to improve development and testing processes.

 

 

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE CONTINUED

PROSSESS SMART DEVICES, LTD., Lagos, Nigeria, 2013 - 2015

Entrepreneur/ Founder

Conceived of and developed patent pending traffic counting tool to relay speed and vehicle type data over the Internet, improving ability to address air quality and congestion through policy. Ensured development plan and final product accounted for successful material procurement, localized technological capabilities, and budgetary limits. Employed Arduino boards, C# programming code, Eclipse software, and an Internet of Things service provider. 

Key Accomplishments:

       Increased real-world application of device to solve critical environmental and social issues, partnering with local team to enable development of mobile application using companys API.

       Commended with the WODEF/UN prize for innovative technology contributions to the UN Millennium Development Goal

 

ENCIPHER, LTD., Abuja/ Lagos, Nigeria, 2010 - 2015

Entrepreneur/ Founder

Founded and grew successful IT company to manufacture first-ever products and applications, increasing access to technology, information, and social welfare throughout the country. Partnered with Chinese OEM to create and produce the first Android-based tablet in Nigeria and surrounding countries. Directed and managed team of software developers to build a monitoring and evaluation platform to access real-time reporting on health, education, and sanitation issues in rural areas for U.K.-based Department of International Development. Created, developed, and implemented an application for 12 legal clinics to manage client data. Oversaw social media marketing and public relations outreach initiatives, growing audience and interest in company.

Key Accomplishments:

       Enhanced efficiency of information dissemination between rural populace and governmental agencies by 60%, increasing local access to assistance and solutions

       Improved data management efficiency by 80%, reducing paper waste and operational hours on filing tasks

       Achieved over 100,000 company website impressions through social media marketing with zero capital investment

       Featured in article by high-profile international media outlets including CNN, BBC, Wired UK, Forbes, and Sunday Times UK

       Drafted Open Data segment of Nigerias now-finalized national IT policy, appointed by the Minister of Communication Omobola Johnson

 

 

PROJECTS

JP MORGAN CHASE & CO. Code for Good Hackathon event, Feb 2016.

A 24hour hackathon event where software is developed for non-profit to solve particular problems.

 A total of 45 students participated in the event and randomly put into 10 teams.

Key Accomplishments:

       First place winner (Team 9 comprising of 3 members) that built a web application and iOS application developed for the Neighborhood center of Houston. The application automated the prioritization process of what projects to invest in.

       Worked on building the server back-end using Nodejs, Mysql database was used for storage and all running on Amazon web server running Ubuntu Linux.

 

TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES

Languages:  SUN Java, C#, Bash Scripting on Unix/ Linux, JavaScript, NODEJS, Swift iOS, C language.

Network Systems: SUSE Linux, Ubuntu Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Server, Windows Server 2008, Windows SQL Server.

Operating Systems: Windows and MacOSX.

Databases: Oracle (9i/ 10g), MySQL

Debugging: IntelliJ IDEA IDE, Netbeans IDE, Eclipse IDE

Messaging Platform: Kafka, RabbitMQ.

Big Data Tools: Apache Spark, Machine Learning, DeepLearning4J.