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Software delivery manager

About Candidate

my name is Rodney Ramela, I’m an experienced and versatile IT professional I have  performed multiple roles over the years as a Software developer, Business Analyst, Solutions Architect and Software Development manager to mention the few. Currently working with Kubapay formally known as VIX Technology SA as a Delivery manager. I have experience in a range of Industries Including Consulting, Telecommunications, Banking, Healthcare and Transport ticketing system. I am  able to work on my own and as part of a team.im dedicated to maintaining high quality standards of my work and can handle critical situations, organize, and direct quality work effort. I am ITIL v3 Foundation certified and TOGAF 9.1 Certified.

Further Development and Education

Im currently studying Bsc in information technology(Software Eng) with Eduvo. I have completed acquired various certifications via LinkedIn learning.
Im ITIL foundation, MS Dynamics 4.0 and TOGAF V9.1 Certified

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Education

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Bsc Information technology (software Engineering) 2023
Eduvo

Currently studying towards the Bsc information technology(Software Engineering) with EDUVO.

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NQF Level 5 Software Development 2006
Torque - IT

Work & Experience

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Software Delivery manager 06/2020 - 09/2023
Kubapay

Monitor, control, and support enhancement from Prioritization until deployment of the fixes. - Lease with our French team with regards to the new software build. - Involved in the technical analysis on the new solution with the SME and PO. - Perform estimations and forecasting on the ENG workload on new projects. - Manages the resources within the team. - Assigned resources to the tasks within the project. - Plan the budget for ENG Team (RSA) - Setup the team OKRs (performance management) - Run the daily stand-up meetings with the team. - Planning the weekly sprint for the team with both Ops team and PO. - Represent the ENG team in CAB meetings. - Report weekly status in the management meeting. - Raise risk and mitigation plans if any to the Project managers and Clients (when required). - Support in the overall ENG capacity planning and Dept Budget. - Review of the team’s Timesheet.

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Business Analyst 11/2019 - 06/2020
DocITs - Client Dark Fiber Africa(DFA)

Support the business in definition of the Business requirement/problem description. - Gathering and Prepare business requirements documents. - Documentation of Business rules and Functional requirements. - Requirement Management and Communication to stakeholder. - Perform the GAP Analysis - Facilitating UAT with both clients and testing team. - Support the Solution Implementations.

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Software Development manager 12/2017 - 09/2019
Cruse control - Client(Medscheme)

: Monitor, control and support the delivery of the building blocks from Prioritization until deployment of the project. - Manages the resources within the team. - Managing the relationship between the stakeholders in the Africa domain. - Managing and reporting the status report to the external and internal stakeholders. - Presenting our solutions to the new clients and the architecture of it. - Offer the technical knowledge on the development to the team. - Run daily status meetings with the team. - Assigned resources to the task within the project.

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ACN Associate Manager - (Vodacom-minor enhancement Delivery Lead) 04/2013 - 12/2017
Accenture - Vodacom

Monitor, control and support Minor enhancement service delivery from Prioritization until deployment of the project. - Ensure all Uncertainty around requirements are clarified with Client (Vodacom business stakeholders). - Communicate the items that need be delivered with both Accenture Delivery team and Client. - Managed Minor Enhancement Effort Estimation approval meeting with the client. - Ensuring demand from projects is understood and factored into capacity plans. - Support Testing with regards to defects resolution by ensuring all the defects are resolved. - Prepare and support the monthly and weekly reporting to the client.

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Software Developer 04.2011 - 03/2013
Internet Solutions

I was involved in Requirement analysis, Design and development (C#) , - Review coding and monitor - Defect resolution - Operations support and fixes