ABOUT ME CHRISTIAN MENDIETA ML PROJECT MANAGER

ABOUT ME

Project Manager for Machine Learning projects.
LANGUAGES
ENGLISH, FRENCH & SPANISH
HOBBIES
Audiophile, Photography, Woodworking & Grilling
CITY
MONTREAL AREA, CANADA
VOLUNTEERING
PMI Montreal, mentor

I strongly believe that customer satisfaction, company’s good name and good project results are the top priorities on any project deployment.
with excellent writing skills, great problem-solver, fast learner and team player!

EXPERIENCE

Working on the software industry since 2003

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” Winston S. Churchill
Autodesk - Montréal, Canada
Project Manager
JAN 2016 - Present

Project Manager on the Analytics Product division, leading teams of data scientists, data engineers and product managers to deliver high-value predictive models.
Lead coordinator of project-related internal monthly meetups to share best practices to all the company.

Wabtec Corporation - Montréal, QC, Canada
Software Engineer II
AUG 2015 - DIC 2015

On charge on maintenance of the Portable Test Application (PTA) designed to make diagnostics on current door control units deployed on trains and metro wagons all over the world.
This application is based on C# WinForms, extensive use of multithreading and low level communication.
Tools and technologies: C#, Visual Studio, IBM rational tools, multithreading, CMMI Level 2.

Dinamo Consulting
Project Manager
AUG 2008 - JUN 2015
Experience in analyze customer’s business needs
On charge of maintain relationships with overseas suppliers and clients.
Responsible of tracking project costs to meet budget up to $500,000
On charge of several projects simultaneously up to 5
Coordination of teams of engineers, technologists and technicians.
Responsible of supervise, inspect and provide design support during the installation and implementation of computer and telecommunications hardware.
Occasional on-site training on deployed solutions.
Tools and technologies: MS Project, MS Office, Visio, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Asterisk, Linux,Biometrics, Windows Servers, Firewalls, Video Surveillance, Virtual Box, VMware, Google AdWords, CRM

CNT Telecom
Senior C# developer
FEB 2008 - JUL 2008
Experience working with event detail record (EDR, CDR, etc)
Analysis and investigation for revenue leakage detection (Revenue Assurance)
Develop CDR decoders, robust and functional, quite fast.
Decode CDR’s directly from switches Ericsson, Alcatel, Samsung, Huawei, Siemens and ZTE to Oracle DB for further processing.
Developed advanced software to detect bypass fraud.
Agile methodology used.
Assist in the collection and documentation of user requirements
Evaluation of Revenue Assurance software solutions.
Tools and technologies: Full software development lifecycle, SDLC, MS Project, MS Office, Visio, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visual Studio, VB.NET, C#, Visual Source Safe, True Crypt, Oracle, Windows Servers, Linux Servers, Telecom Switches
Grupo Difare
Software Project Manager
JULY 2004 - DEC 2007

Oversaw, coached and developed a team of 5 members.
XP methodology used
Deployed solution code statistics:

o VB.NET 1,985 files 1,157,519 code lines
o C# 1,159 files 226,146 code lines
o SQL Server 938 tables 498,704 code lines 1,534 stored procedures
o Crystal reports 647 files.
Experience coding ERP’s multiple modules
Integration with banking systems using ISO 8583 and Smart Cards
Extensive usage of SQL Server, queries, stored procedures and table replication.
Experience working with Remoting and Web Service on C#
Extensive usage of Crystal Reports and XML
Microsoft awarded Neptuno ERP as #1 software deployment also as a study case.
Tools and technologies: Full software development lifecycle, SDLC, MS Project, MS Office, Visio, Excel,
PowerPoint, Word, SharePoint, Visual Studio, VB.NET, C#, Visual Source Safe, SQL Server, Windows Servers, Smart Cards, Crystal Reports, ERP

SINFO-Q
Visual Basic .NET/VB6 Developer
APRIL 2003- JUNE 2004
Experience coding software similar to Quicken for home accounting and budget tracking.
Developed using Visual Basic .NET and local database.

 

FORMATION

“A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.” Nelson Mandela
MAR 2020
Hands-on online course to build AI Products, determine its impact, reliability and risks.
AI Product Management
Udacity
Online
Agile Sprint Planning
Pyxis Tech
Canada
FEB 2019
Course focused on Agile Planning in detail, from roadmaps to daily standup.
OCT 2016
Certification course for Scrum Master by Scrum Alliance. Best practices reviewed, what is and what is not Scrum, Scrum structure & artifacts
Certified Scrum Master course
Berteig Consulting
Canada
Agile Project Management
McGill University
Canada
JAN 2015 - APRIL 2015
Agile concepts, principles, and methodologies in project management, largely developed and tested on software development projects, and being successfully applied to projects of all sizes and types in other various industries.
SEP 2013
Project Management training course, required by the Project Management Institute to become a PMP after a 200 questions and 4 hours exam.
PMP Preparation course
TenStep
Ecuador
SONY IPELA Security
SONY Latam
Ecuador
AUG 2013
Sony Certification course required by SONY, it provides strong basis for lenses, lighting, focus, video quality and bandwidth usage of video surveillance equipment.
FEB 2012 - JULY 2012
The NLP Practitioner Certification course is a 6-month training course for improve and learn HOW to communicate in a different way and to create a good rapport with people and yourself.
NLP Practitioner Certification course
Evoluciones Escuela de PNL
Ecuador

 

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SERVICES

Committed to become a growth-contributor to the AI community.

CONTACT

Montréal Area, Québec, Canada

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