Hot Topic, Inc is a mall and eCommerce based Retail Comapny. This position is based out of our Headquarters office in City of Industry, Ca. Local Candidates preferred. No agency responses please.
Responsibility includes supporting Hot Topic’s essential business functions by developing, maintaining and integrating large complex business information systems according to specifications and schedules while meeting quality requirements. Development of system requirements and support of business applications. The Lead Programmer/Analyst will resolve day-to-day system issues related to performance, efficiency and availability of production systems within area of responsibility.
If interested in this opportunity please apply at www.hottcareers.com or e-mail your resume to email@example.com
AMBAR RAY, SOA Architect (BizTalk + WCF)
ADDRESS FOR CORRESPONDENCE
1582/1 Rajdanga Main Road
Near Kasba New Market
Kolkata – 700107
Mobile : 9836071286
ü Design and Architecture for Microsoft
SOA implementations using BizTalk, WCF, WF, SQL Server Integration Services
& ESB Toolkit.
ü Web Application design and
implementation using ASP.NET MVC with jQuery & Entity Framework with LINQ for
ü Designing and developing desktop
applications using WPF, WinForms.
ü SQL Server Database design &
ü Thirteen years total, out of which 05
years as architect, 08 years as designer and developer in various Microsoft
technologies like WinForms, ASP.NET WebForms, ASP.NET MVC, BizTalk, WCF, WF,
WPF, SQL Server, LINQ, EF etc. Worked in various roles mainly architect,
designer, team leader and developer.
ü Hands on experience with ASP.NET web
applications (both MVC and Web Forms) and desktop based applications as well as
smart client applications using latest technologies harnessing .NET Framework
4.0, C# 4.0, ASP.NET 4.0, WCF, WF, WPF and LINQ.
ü Hands-on working experience in
Application integration, business process management and service oriented
applications using BizTalk Server 2010, ESB Toolkit 2.1, WCF 4.0 services and
SQL Server 2008 Integration Services.
ü Thorough working knowledge of OOAD and agile
/ incremental development process.
ü Experience in leading team of developers
for on schedule project delivery with quality.
ü Experience with low level programming
like embedded C, C++ as well as systems programming on unix platform.
REMARKABLE PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS
ü Got Microsoft Community Contributor
Award in year 2011 with
MCC ID# 4034514.
ü Published article in MSDN Magazine Feb
2011 edition on MDM with F#: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/gg598923.aspx
ü Published highly popular article on
BizTalk in www.dotnetcurry.com
ü Umpteen blogs in BizTalk server forums
and ESB toolkit forums.
ü Got best tip / trick award for BizTalk: http://www.biztalkgurus.com/biztalk_server/biztalk_blogs/b/biztalk/archive/2009/10/28/got-a-great-biztalk-tip-or-trick-and-you-could-win-richard-seroter-s-soa-patterns-book.aspx
ü My yet another popular article on
BizTalk in www.csharpcorner.com:
WHAT I CAN
DO FOR MY COMPANY / CLIENT
ü Formulate and streamline overall IT
strategy and enterprise architecture for the business.
ü Align current business architecture to
various levels of SOA maturity end-to-end.
ü Ensure adherence to best practices
in almost any Microsoft technology area.
ü Provide consultancy for WCF, BIZTALK,
ASP.NET and address any technical challenges thereof.
ü Help company / client to meet non
functional requirements related to performance, reliability, reuse and
ü MPhil in Computer Science from CMJ University
in year 2012 with 75% (part-time)
ü MTech in IT from Punjabi University
in year 2003 with 80% (distance education)
ü Advanced Level Course Computer Science
from IETE in year 2002 with 72% (part-time)
ü BE in Computer Science from Shivaji University
in year 1998 with 78% (full time degree)
ü Diploma in Electronics from CEDT in year
1994 with 74% (full time diploma)
REMARKABLE ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT
Got fifth rank in Shivaji University
for BE (CSE) in year 1998.
70-235 TS:Developing Business Process and
Integration Solutions using Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006
ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS
ü Pattern Matching Database Records Using
F# (in MSDN Magazine February 2011) http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/gg598923.aspx http://www.codeproject.com/News/14767/Pattern-Matching-Database-Records-with-Fsharp.aspx
ü BizTalk Best Practices And Coding
ü Achieving Zero Postback Business Sites
Leveraging jQuery and ASP.NET Web Services
ü Content Based Routing Using WCF 4 http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/97650/Content-Based-Routing-Using-WCF-4
ü Stateful Web Services using WCF
leveraging ASP.NET infrastructure with BasicHttpBinding
a Lighweight ESB Using Content Based Routing Using WCF 4 and Transformation in
All Discrete Heterogeneous Applications of an Enterprise Leveraging BizTalk Server
working in Kovair Software Private Limited since Sep 2011 as Technical
in Tata Consultancy Services from Sep 2010 till July 2011 as Associate
in Tech Mahindra Limited from April 2009 till Aug 2010 as Technical Architect.
in IBM India Pvt Ltd from Sep 2008 till April 2009 as Senior System Analyst.
in Cognizant Technology Solutions from Jan 2006 till July 2008 as Architect.
in RS Software Limited from Jan 2005 till Jan 2006 as Assistant Technical
in Yash Technologies Private Limted from June 2004 till Dec 2004 as Senior
in Satyam Computer Services Limited from June 2002 till Feb 2004 as System
in DLRL (DRDO) from Feb 1999 till June 2002 as Scientist B.
PROJECT WISE EXPERIENCE DETAILS (For BizTalk / WCF)
Name: Kovair 7.0
Team Size : 15
Role : Architect
Duration: Oct 2011 till date
Description: This is an Application Lifecycle
Management and IT Services Management product developed using Microsoft
My Contribution: Created the services layer akin to
salesforce.com API using WCF 4
Design Patterns Used: Repository Pattern and Content
Name: Accounting And Control Workflow
Client: Western National Life (www.wnl.com)
Team Size: 05
Duration: Oct 2010 till June 2011
Description: This is part of policy administration
package for fixed assets insurance companies. This package also has got partner
My Contribution: Created the workflows using BizTalk
Server 2010 and the data access layer using Entity Framework. Used repository
pattern and exposed the data access methods as WCF services.
Design Patterns Used: Recipient List, Process Manager, Convoy pattern
Name: Sandwell ESB Integration
Client: Sandwell Authority, UK
Duration: Jan 2010 till July 2010
Description: This is a project basically for revenue
collection department of Sandwell Authority. Multiple workflows with human
interaction (for approvals) have been developed using BizTalk.
My Contribution: Implemented the service bus using
ESB Tookit 2.1 on BizTalk Server 2009
Design Patterns Used: Content Based Routing,
Name: Mobile Number Portability
Client: Telecom Regulatory Authority, UAE
Team Size: 24
Duration: May 2009 till Dec 2009
Description: This is a mobile number portability
solution (port-in and port-out) for UAE. It is similar to Porthus.NET.
My Contribution: Designing and Architecting the
Design Patterns Used: Process Manager, Singleton
Name: Document Indexing And Routing
Client: Halifax Bank Of Scotland
Team Size: 4
Duration: Feb 2006 till Sep 2006
Description: This project handles flat file document
routings for various formats of flat file documents and then storing indexing
data of each such document in database. The BizTalk workflows also include
human approval process.
My Contribution: Implemented the solution involving
BizTalk orchestrations reading and transforming mainly flat file messages.
Design Patterns Used: Scatter-Gather, Aggregator
PROJECT WISE EXPERIENCE DETAILS (For ASP.NET MVC)
Project Name: Vessel Chartering
Client: CMA-CGM Systems
Team Size: 09
Duration: Aug 2008 till Mar 2009
Description: This is an ASP.NET MVC 1.0 application
for vessel chartering automation for charter parties.
My Contribution: Architecting, designing the
solution and training developers on ASP.NET MVC 1.0.
PROJECT WISE EXPERIENCE DETAILS (For ASP.NET Web Forms
Name: Reagent Management System
Client: CTC Laboratory Systems
Team Size: 7
Role: Senior Developer And Team Lead
Duration: Oct 2006 till Mar 2007
Description: This project is a ASP.NET Web Forms
application for managing reagents in a pharmaceutical laboratory. The back end
used was SQL Server 2005
My Contribution: Developed the web pages and
business logic layer. Did the internationalization for Japanese language using
Name: Guest Plus 2008
Client: First Data Merchant Services
Team Size: 14
Role: Team Lead and Consultant
Duration: Apr 2007 till Dec 2007
Description: This project is a C# WPF desktop
application for credit card processing for hotels and restaurants. It used
infragistics controls and XtraReport for report development.
My Contribution: Designed the solution and worked on
a few screens. Also designed the database for the solution. Got good domain
knowledge like NBDOT specs, AMEX CAPN and split dial, VISA 1.1 protocol,
PCI/PABP compliance etc.
Name: SD Time Tracker
Duration: Jan 2007 till July 2007
Description: This is an ASP.NET (intranet based)
timesheet application developed using AJAX with reports developed using SQL
Server Reporting Services.
My Contribution: System Analysis, Design, Code
Review and Deployment.
PROJECT WISE EXPERIENCE DETAILS (For SQL SERVER)
Project Name: VISA Financial Manager
Client: Inovant (VISA)
Team Size: 2
Duration: Jan 2005 till Dec 2005
Description: This was a database design and
integration project for cost center management.
My Contribution: Did data modeling and T-SQL
programming and developed SSIS packages.
C#: 09 years experience
05 years experience
05 years experience
SQL SERVER: 05 years experience
ASP.NET: 05 years
03 years experience
Date Of Birth: 01-Sep-1975
Passport No: G5226790
Family: Wife and Son
Hobby: Playing chess
Languages: English, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi