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Midas - Technical iSeries/AS400 development consultant

Technical iSeries/AS400 development specialist with 16 years as an independent consultant and significant software house and banking system experience. In excess of 10 years exposure to Midas.

Has managed teams responsible for centralized support and development for up to 13 Midas and Midas Plus sites in Europe , and has recently completed an assignment in Vienna , where he has played a key role in supporting the clients 8 international sites using Midas and Midas Plus.

Other skills include project management, system testing and mentoring.

Professional Qualifications

1971 - 74

1974 - 75


Birmingham University - Honours degree in Physics

Carnegie Teacher Training College , Leeds - Postgruate Certificate in Education

IBM Certified Specialist AS/400 RPG Programmer

Technical Skills

RPG ILE (3+ years) , RPG3/4 (10+ years) , CLP , SQL, XML, COBOL, MX Series

Extract from references

 ‘… technically excellent… thoroughly professional at all times.’ MKI

‘A highly competent AS/400 technician and business analyst.’ IBIS 

‘… technically excellent, reliable and innovative… able to explain complex issues to commercial staff without resorting to jargon and gain their understanding and support…initiated the project and was the main driving force behind its development and successful implementation… amiable...’ BAT

‘… worked independently with high-quality standards and a quick turnaround…consistently proved his technical competence and leadership… revealed himself as a valuable team player, communicator and hard-worker…’ Chase Manhattan Bank