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Keni Barwick


Last update: 17.06.2008

Windows Mobile Specialist

Company: Barwick Services Limited
Graduation: Dipl.-Informatiker
Hourly-/Daily rates: show
Languages: English (Native or Bilingual)


Skills Summary
A Scrum Master & developer with a range of technical knowledge and face to face client experience, whose main area of focus is within the mobile arena. A good communicator and translator of technologies from business needs to technical requirements, who is looking for a role to further his focus within the Mobile space.

Technical Competencies
• Windows Mobile / Windows CE
• Microsoft .net 1.1, 2.0, 3.5
• C#,, Compact Framework
• Visual Studio 2003, 2005, 2008
• SQL Server 7, 2000, 2005
• Windows Desktop OS Family
• MOSS SharePoint
• Agile Methodology – Scrum Process
• Subversion & Team System & Source Safe

Education & Qualifications
• 500 TS: Microsoft® Windows Mobile® Designing, Implementing, and Managin - Nov 16, 2007
• 540 TS: Microsoft® Windows Mobile® 5.0 - Application Development - Nov 09, 2007
• 431 TS: Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2005 - Implementation and Maintenance - Oct 31, 2006
• 320 Developing XML Web Services and Server Components with Microsoft Visual C# .NET and the Microsoft .NET Framework - Jun 15, 2006
• 315 Developing and Implementing Web Applications with Microsoft® Visual C#™ .NET and Microsoft® Visual Studio® .NET - May 26, 2006
• 316 Developing and Implementing Windows®-based Applications with Microsoft® Visual C#™ .NET and Microsoft® Visual Studio® .NET - Mar 24, 2006

• Certified Scrum Master, Agile Planning and Estimation – 2007

• BTEC Higher National Diploma – Media Technology (Farnborough, 1996)
• BTEC National Diploma – Media Production (Harrogate, 1994)

Personal Information

Born: 16th October 1973 – Hong Kong – British, English.

Status: Separated one dependant.

Hobbies: A Joint Aviation Authority Private Pilots License holder since 2004 which I use as often as the weather and bank manager permits.

Project history

Project Experience

Barwick Services Ltd
February 2008 – Present
Auto-txt – Vehicle protection and communications system

Project description

• C#, Compact Framework, Windows CE, SQL Mobile
August 2004 – February 2008 Conchango is a business consultancy and systems integrator with cutting-edge digital design capabilities, combining technical expertise and business acumen to make IT innovation happen.

Marks and Spencer – Application Launcher and User Manager

Project description
Using a full suite of Microsoft tools, I created a solution to launch a suite of applications dependent on the users’ credentials. Also an administration area that will enable users to change their details, or for higher level, users to add and delete users. This is a cross platform system enabling users to perform most tasks on the device or on a browser.

• Active Directory, C#, HTML, Javascript, CSS, SQL Server 2005, IIS, Internet Explorer, Windows Mobile
i-movo – PDA Ticketing solution

Project description
Creating a mobile application that certifies the validity of a ticket and redeems it for entry. This also allows other devices to instantly know the position of current tickets in real time.

• C#, SQL Server 2005, Windows Mobile
Large Anonymous Client (NDA) – PDA Survey

Project description
Responsible for creating a mobile version of a section of a large CRM project which allows the user to input data on the device about a contact, during periods of high activity and update important real-time information.

• C#, HTML, Javascript, CSS, SQL Server 2005, Windows Mobile
Firstplus – Website Refresh

Project description
Re-launch the mortgage company internal and external website using the beta versions of the Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server.

• JavaScript, HTML, C#, MOSS

Daily Mail - e-Reader Gadget

Project description
Using the new Vista technology, Gadgets, I created an offline reader for the Daily Mail eReader. This showed the latest headlines with a Vista gadget on the sidebar which enabled the user to choose what they would like to read and whether to read more within the reader itself.

• JavaScript, HTML, Window Vista
Best Buy - Time Box

Project description
Created a time capture application for over 2,000 Best Buy Geek Squad employees. This application used a Windows Mobile device to capture the agents’ time for the day and sent it to multiple recipients.

• C# , Compact Framework, Windows Mobile
Conchango - Mobile Refresh (Internal)

Project description
Changing the mobile offering within the company to Windows Mobile Phones this also included pushing intranet content on to the mobile device.

• Windows Mobile
MSC (Mediterranean Shipping Company) - Dashboard

Project description
A deployment of the Key Performance Indicator application. This application has enabled the company to view and react to the business needs at a moment’s notice with the mobile device. Now used by 35 staff members in 15 countries.

• C#, Compact Framework, SQL Server 2005, SQL Mobile, MSMQ, Windows Mobile
Project Novo

Project description
A POC at Microsoft for Eircom using Compact Framework and vc++ on a field force data gathering application. Initial contact with the client involved gathering the business requirement and translating this into actual content. Both clients very happy with offering.

• C#, vc++, Compact Framework, SQL Server Mobile, SQL Server 2005, MSMQ, Windows Mobile
Marks & Spencer - Mobile Dashboard

Project description
Integrated a mobile KPI dashboard within the M&S infrastructure. CEO and other board members completely at home with the application that is used to check current sales around the globe.

• C#, Compact Framework, SQL Server 2005, SQL Mobile, MSMQ, Windows Mobile
July 2003 – July 2004
Symco is a privately owned enterprise specializing in location based information systems via GPS. This was a 12 month contract.

Project description
Using Geo Coordinates to provide consumer based content for mobile devices. This was a technical proof of patented technology. (NDA restraint)

September 2000 – June 2003
EDS is a leading global technology services company delivering business solutions to a range of clients.

Project description
Build a mobile prototype of the web based criminal records information system for officers on the beat. (NDA restraint)

Time and spatial flexibility


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