Andrey Marin

Og Ramos

Writer, Cloud Data Engineer, Business Intelligence Expert, and Data Architect

I am a Business Intelligence Leader and enthusiast with a focus on empowering people with Data. I am passionate about how data can bring factual truth forward and influence decisions for a better outcome. I have developed leadership traits throughout my career, and have had the opportunity to have taken people leadership positions in most of my professional journey, helping companies succeed by contributing to the tactical and strategic levels. I have lead teams of Business Analysts, Software Developers and Data Management Consultants, from 5 to 40 people in multiple cities and countries, building high-performance collaborative teams based on trust and mutual support. I have managed people, products and clients from both the private and public sectors. I like to bring an entrepreneurial mindset to everything I do.

I can transform your data into meaningful insights. help you make the right decisions, based on your data. give you a well-rounded understanding of your customer base.

About Me.

I have seen the many faces of the information technology world. I've been involved in the IT industry since 2004 as a Computer Systems Engineer. I've worked in ad-hoc software development companies, Fortune 500 enterprises with complex IT infrastructures, and most recently with the Canadian IT services industry in Calgary, Alberta.

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More about me, and my life.

I'm originally from Texas, and I have been living in Alberta since 2014. I have been a consultant for most of my professional life. I worked with different technologies and enterprises. I've worked on many projects in many countries, ranging from South America, Central America and North America. I'm fluent in Spanish, so this gave me the capability to work in all of the Americas.

programmer

Developer

I'm a hands-on developer when needed. If the project I'm in is in jeopardy, I step in to help.

creative

Creative

Out-of-the-box thinking is the way to go sometimes with individual obstacles. I have the flexibility to look at many ways a problem can be solved.

innovator

Innovator

I have a passion for my work, which is also accompanied by a desire for learning. Technology changes fast, and I enjoy to keep up with it.

Skills & Abilities.

I have experience working with many technologies and delivery methodologies. Microsoft and Google have predominated my cloud technology experience. The last projects I worked on were with the Azure Business Intelligence group of services.

Software Skills

Azure Cloud
ADVANCED
Google Cloud Platform
ADVANCED
Data Architecture
ADVANCED
Data Analytics
ADVANCED

Excellent Services

Modern Data Warehouse
Data Architecture
DevOps
Analytics

Education.

I studied up to high school in Texas and went to college in Monterrey, Mexico. I studied a Bachelor's in Computer Science and became a Computer Science Engineer. I have taken many technical certifications and courses, as well as soft skills.

Engineering

Software Engineering / Computer Science

UNIVERSIDAD DE MONTERREY (UdeM)

2004
Science

Interest in computer science

Self-taught

1998
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The Beginning of Times

Work Experience.

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Cloud Data Engineer

Symend Inc.

Working at Symend Inc. as a Data Cloud Engineer helping the ETL Team succeed in providing clear, clean and concise data to different business units at Symend Inc.

2020 - Present

BI Analytics Competency Manager

Groundswell Group Inc.

My current position as a BI Competency manager has been leading and coaching the BI Analytics team for Groundswell Group. I use my vast data architecture and business analysis experience to help our clients determine what are the best approaches to solve their BI needs. I specialize in both SAP and Microsoft Business Intelligence platforms both in cloud (Azure), and on premises.

2017 - 2020

Integration Consultant

Groundswell Group Inc.

When I began working for Groundswell Group, my role was as an Integration Consultant. In this role I developed integration solutions and ETLs in Oracle Fusion Middleware. I moved to the BI team when my SAP knowledge was needed for SAP BOBj Webi/Universe Designer development and modeling. I also worked on the development of CrossingsCloud (C#/MVC5) due to my previous experience in App Development. Finally, I worked on SSIS/SSAS/SSRS (Microsoft’s BI Stack) by data modeling and creating data warehouses for three clients. During this time, I was involved with data maturity assessments for clients we engaged, as well as pre-sales meetings with the sales team as a technical advisor.

2014 - 2017

Business Process Analyst

SIEMENS

I worked for Siemens Mexico for almost two years. I functioned as an IT liaison and business analyst for the HR department. I worked closely with the CIO and HR Director to deliver proper solutions to their problems. I also worked closely with the SAP Team (SPIRIDON) to migrate the HR module to the new HR tool being implemented, PeopleSoft.

2012 - 2014

IT Consultant / BASIS Administrator / ABAP Programmer

Ojeda Juraidini Consulting

I worked as an independent contractor for an SAP consulting firm in Mexico City. I had many projects throughout the two years I worked here.

2010 - 2012

Developer /Technical Lead / Project Manager

Definity First

I worked with a nearshore development company with different clients in Mexico and the United States. I was involved in many development projects as a project manager for web development projects and as a Technical Leader for an ongoing desktop software project. When needed, I functioned as a developer as well.

2008 - 2010

Operations Coordinator / Project Manager

Airinet Inc.

The role of Operations Coordinator consisted in coordinating the delivery and installation of mesh networks in our client’s sites. I also functioned as part of the Research and Development team where I specialized in wireless technologies on embedded systems.

2008

Co-founder

Tesla Computer Solutions LLC.

An entrepreneur venture with a colleague that was specialized in VOIP solutions to our customers. We also did ad-hoc software development for SMBs.

2008

Branch Manager

David Consulting Group

I functioned as manager in the Colorado branch, we worked on software metrics and measurement using function points.

2006 - 2007

Function Point Analyst

Neoris

IT Consultant. Software metrics and measurement using function points. Software estimation methedology. CMMI clients: Banorte, AT&T, Vitro, CEMEX, Sprint, ITESM, AMDOCS, CitiGroup, and others

2005 - 2006

Analyst

FEMSA

Analyst programmer for FEMSA Comercio. Created communications systems between payroll departments around Mexico. Architect, Designer, Programmer and Tester for project.

2001 - 2002

Contact me.

I live in Calgary

og.ramos@ogramos.com