Senior Architect with 20+ years of experience designing and building Enterprise Applications for Cloud platforms. Practical experience with the full stack, from Server provisioning (DevOps) through Database design, Back-ends (SOAP/REST APIs) all the way to the latest Front-end technologies (PostCSS, React.js, D3.js etc.) and using Build/Continuous Integration tools.
Using Internet connected devices (IoT) to improve the User Experience.
Applying principles of User Experience to Developer Experience to improve developer productivity throughout the company and beyond (customers, ISVs, OEMs).
Leading a cross-team initiative to improve the Developer Experience (DX) inside Oracle and for customers & partners using our Cloud Applications, resulting in several tools currently being considered for company wide adoption.
Successfully oversaw the transition from our Client-Server architecture to the new Services architecture (SOA/J2EE).
Regular speaker at conference and conventions (Oracle Open World, JavaOne, Maker Faire, KScope etc.)
Dramatically improved the process of implementing legislative changes to the point that we were awarded "most successful implementation" back-to-back years. This in turn lead to the sale of our product to the largest employer in the UK (National Health Service: 1.2M employees)
Custom build one of the largest Data Warehouse interfaces from a Siebel transactional database.
Bachelor degree in Computer Science
Graduated Katholieke Hogeschool, Leuven (BE) - 1994