United Talent Agency – C#, XAML, Xamarin, XML, REST, JSON, Mobile Development

United Talent Agency
United Talent Agency

United Talent Agency is a premier global talent and literary agency representing many of the world’s most acclaimed figures in every current and emerging area of entertainment and media, including motion pictures, television, music, digital, broadcast news, theatre, video games, books, fine art and live entertainment.

Analyzed UTA’s current legacy business applications, processes and pain points. Gathered requirements and discussed road map towards a more unified ecosystem of business applications. Sifted through the legacy databases of client’s sensitive data: booked projects in Avalon and the legacy CRM Oasis data to master the data architecture.

♣ Architected and developed proof of concept customized mobile application in C# and XAML with Xamarin. Utilized SharePoint and custom REST API’s returning JSON from MicroSoft Azure tenancy for this agents’ and stakeholders’ mobile app. Proposed roadmap to incorporate other API’s into mobile app.

♣ Interfaced with vendors of various developer APIs (GraceNote, GNIP, etc.) to scope out a big data solution dashboard. Vetted CRM solutions and consultant firms to replace Oasis and to build into the big data dashboard and the custom mobile application. SalesForce, Oracle OnDemand, MicroSoft Dynamics, Sage CRM were the various CRM possibilities before narrowing to a solution by providing detailed proposals with cost and risk. Developed roadmap to architect and deploy business applications in the cloud by analyzing business objectives, preparing an action plan and identifying areas for modification and improvement.

♣ Discovered security breaches in SharePoint custom application built by consultant firm and provided solutions to secure their data before further enhancements.

Auction Mobile App – Corona, PHP, Web Service, SOAP, Custom API, AWS (Amazon Web Services), MySQL

Architected, developed and deployed custom web services as RESTful API in PHP on AWS (Amazon Web Services) to communicate between the mobile application and the endpoints: third party software and a mySQL database. The custom API extended the SAM Auction third party software’s readily available SOAP API to implement extra features needed by the mobile app.

Advised designer from early wire-framing process to the design of the final icons for seamless user experience.

Developed the mobile apps for IOS and Android using the Corona SDK and specialized version of the Lua language.

InnoVint.us – Linux, MongoDB, Scala, AngularJS, HTML5, JavaScript, Less.js, CSS3, Git, Agile, Confluence, JIRA

InnoVont.us
InnoVint.us

Deployed early working prototype of InnoVint.us web application in PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and JavaScript libraries jQuery, AngularJS, Less.js, and Modernizr on Apache Server on Linux Operating System. Database is MongoDB and backend data management is in Scala.

Utilized Git via command line for version control, was active with team on JIRA for project & issue tracking and Confluence for collaboration,
code & project management per Agile software development.

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