1. Mohammed A Kaleem
Sr. BI Consultant
25 + years of professional experience in Requirement gathering, Proof of Concepts, Software design and
development in Business Intelligence:
8+ years of professional experience in Implementation, Release management, Designing, modeling and
architecting data warehouses and business intelligence applications for fortune 1000 companies in
Financial, Healthcare, Transportation and Insurance sectors using market leading ETL and OLAP tools.
10+ years of experience using Informatica Powercenter 1.7.2, 5.1, 8.1.1
9+ years of experience using MicroStrategy 8, 9 and Business Objects 5.0, 6.5, XIR 2
10+ years of professional experience in design, developing, editing and updating reports and analysis,
Change request, Promotion request and variance analysis.
Exceptional knowledge in database concepts, building stored procedures and data modeling for data
Excellent problem solving skills with a strong technical background and good interpersonal skills.
Marketing Analytics, Financial reports, Project Management in Retail, Banking and Healthcare etc.
2 years of professional experience in software design and development in MicroStrategy SDK
Microstrategy SDK programming for web and Portal integration
MicroStrategy Web SDK and its customization.
The Mobile SDK custom visualization and distributing Apple iPad or iPhone applications.
Development of Visualization SDK APIs and new widgets.
Import third-party widgets and develop Rich Internet Applications (RIAs)
Created workflows such as write back applications and dashboards.
Web Services, Intelligence Server, Office, Narrowcast Server
Microstrategy Transactional Services
Integration Manager baseline reports, Project compare, Project Merge before and after upgrade.
MicroStrategy Certified Report Developer
MicroStrategy Certified Project Designer
MicroStrategy Certified Dashboard and Mobile Designer
Operating Systems Windows NT, Solaris, UNIX, LINUX, Windows 98/2000/XP, Windows 7,
2. Data Modeling Tools Erwin 7.3, Oracle Designer 2000,Toad
Project Management Tools Microsoft Project-2000, Agile, Scrum, Waterfall
ETL Tools Informatica Administration, Powermart/ Powercenter 8.1.1/9 and Data
RDBMS Oracle 9i, 10G, Sybase, Teradata,Netezza, Sql * Loader, Microsoft SQL
Server, And MS Access, Toad, SQL Navigator, Embarcadero
Web servers Tomcat 3.1, Apache-Jserv 1.3.6,GnuJsp 1.0 Java Webserver2.0 and IIS,
Version Control Tools CVS, Symphony, SourceForge, Subversion, InfoPath
Web Technologies ASP, JSP, Servlet, java, EJB, Vbscript, HTML, Dundas, 3D Graphics,
OLAP Tools Portal Integration, Security, Single Sign On,LDAP, Business Object 6.5,
XIR 2,Cognos 7.2,SAP BI/BW
Secret Security Clearance To work for Federal Government
TSA / Department of Homeland Security
Sr. Software Engineer Feb 2016 – Present
Gather, analyze, and document functional and technical system requirements for enhancements to
existing application modules and collect the appropriate level of detail required to and drive towards
immediate technical results to solve client problems.
Application design and system architecture for applications in the customer portfolio.
Comply with applicable government standards. Application design specifications to evolving
requirements and standards using MicroStrategy for a large federal client across a complex data
Architect/re-Architect Data Schemas to allow for efficient MicroStrategy reports and dashboards
Develop enhancements and defect fixes to existing applications and modules.
Support the performance optimization of data aggregation and real-time reporting
Coordinate the development and migration of new application capabilities for deployment into the
government enterprise modules.
Act as a team member for the development of technical and functional requirements leveraging multiple
artifacts and documentation throughout an iterative, agile development lifecycle.
Leverage strong conceptual and technical knowledge of MicroStrategy 10.2 architecture, software
components, design, development, and integration best practices to develop impactful BI solutions.
Provide conceptual and technical knowledge thought leadership of MicroStrategy 10.2 architecture,
Software components, design, development and integration best practices across development work
Led team of developers in the delivery of technical systems and components Ensured on-time, quality
release of systems and components provided technical direction to development teams
Provided IP management leadership and oversight of the software development process Oversaw
design of applications from functional and technical specifications Recommended and assisted
Development of standards and project frameworks and provided guidance to vendors Worked with
Business to ensure smooth translation of requirements into applications Worked closely with business
stakeholders to determine product prototypes
3. Developed and delivered efficient and cost-effective technical solutions to meet customer business
requirements Managed and evaluated system enhancements and resolved system issues
Provided business analysis support and technical support and guidance to customers Provided quotes
for estimated development time and costs for clients Liaised with line management on business
Maintained software on Windows server platforms
Sr. Technology Lead Jan 2015 – Jan 2016
Project Overview: Center of Excellence
Clients: Epicor / Aon Insurance
Demonstrated ability to manage relationships and project teams.
Control project variances and change and Worked with various Streams and Program Manager when
escalation is appropriate, Managed technical and business risk
Understand matrix and project organizations to work effectively to resolve project issues.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with, lead and motivate other employees in a team environment
to meet aggressive goals and pre-defined timelines.
Demonstrated ability to integrate complex, diverse project activities into a total system solution where
projects may consist of: new technologies, highly specialized technologies, aggressive timetables, multiple
concurrent tasks, tight budgets, and span multiple areas and geographies.
Provided input from the teams that helps improve the roadmap, marketing and general approach.
Follow through on deliverables to make sure everyone understands what is expected and timeline Identify,
utilize and manage key resources required to meet project objectives.
Developed data logic, data models and interfaces for QlikView dashboards.
Developed QlikView user interface knowledge: charts, graphs, tables, expressions, properties, tabs,
QlikView scripting, data analysis and QlikView data models
Developed QVDs work with QlikView to provide a scalable, reusable, metadata-driven data layer
Developed front end applications using QlikView
Developed Processes to Extract, transform and loaded data from multiple data sources into the QlikView
Designed, build, test and debug QlikView solutions based upon specified requirements
Data acquisition Utilizing source control tools
Tuned data loads and QlikView application for efficient performance.
Gap Inc Nov 2013 – Dec 2014
Sr. MicroStrategy Solution Architect
Project Overview: MicroStrategy 9.4.1 Upgrade Project
Role Description: Sr. Solutions Architect
Installed and configured MicroStrategy 9.4.1 software Upgrade on Windows, Unix and Linux Servers
4. Lead and guided the project teams to ensure DEV, QA, UAT environments are stable to maximize
availability for development and testing.
Implemented configuration and process changes to improve the reliability, scalability, and supportability of
the MicroStrategy environment.
Educated network/system monitoring teams to ensure that adequate environment health checks are
implemented to identify possible issues before they impact users.
Partnership and accountability with other IT departments like Portal and LDAP teams for MicroStrategy
environment integration with their application.
Incident management to ensure timely resolution of production issues (on-call rotation) and root cause
Maintained scripts and documentation related to software licensing, ensuring that the environment remains
compliant with licensing agreements.
Applying patches and hot fixes in a timely manner for a robust and scalable MicroStrategy
Minor and major release upgrades for all MicroStrategy products (IS, Narrowcast, Web Server, Mobile
Created MicroStrategy projects in various environments to facilitate development and testing.
Maintained project Integrity and object level security consistent with project requirements.
Scan MD, Integrity manager reports, Project merge and Health center to monitor health and maintenance of
Change management process to migrate MicroStrategy projects and objects between QA, UAT, and
Production environments by creating and applying packages and undo packages for roll back procedures.
Claraview Project History Highlights Aug 2012 – NOV 2013
Sr. Cloud Solution Architect MicroStrategy
Project Overview: Integration of Microsoft BI Reports with MicroStrategy Reports
Install configure MicroStrategy environment
Client interviews to discuss and understand to deliver the requires reports
Convert the business rules into meaningful reports for analysis
Projections and forecasting reports
Sales and revenue reports with MicroStrategy Ragged Hierarchy
Create Reports and Dashboard and according to the business KPI’s
Sr. MicroStrategy Consultant
Project Overview: Marketing analysis with respect to sears email Campaign to study the buying
Pattern and trends of the customers. Market and variance analysis.
5. Role Description: Email campaign dashboards were created for the client to give them a snapshot about
Their email campaign performance campaign and its conversion towards successful
Sales and customer behavior.
Created Instrumentality Dashboard to see the incremental sales and materialized sales of online as well as
in store sales with respect to coupons.
Comparative analysis to see the top 10 sales and campaign format and bottom 10 campaign formats to
target the customers and to forecast future sales.
Data validation after the dashboard produced the data and the earlier user reports to show the dashboards
are reporting accurately by creating test cases.
Automating the user reports for the client so they have data available to do their analysis on a timely and
Hertz Car Rental Sublease Project
Project Overview: Converting legal requirements into business requirements for Hertz sublease to
Thrifty car rentals
Technologies: Cognos Studio, SQL Database
Role Description: Create test cases use cases and verification of data for POC.
Gather requirement to create each business case to cover data validation to show changes as in sublease
project with respect to different criteria’s.
Test cases and user acceptance with respect to different criteria’s of the project for example: Returns,
Salvaged cars, Causality and other various factors
Data validation and source to target mapping of data.
The successful POC leading into a full project implementation.
Kohl’s Departmental Stores Oct 2011 – July 2012
Sr. Infrastructure Administrator
Project Overview: MicroStrategy upgrades implementation of Mobile server installation configuration,
Security and administration.
Technologies: MicroStrategy, Teradata, Linux, Weblogic
Role Description: MicroStrategy BI upgrade for version 8 to 9, Schema updates
Migrations, Metadata Management, User Management, and Project move, Project Merge, Package
Object Migrations, Documentation, SharePoint Repositories, Migration of Reports and Dashboard
SDK look and feel configurations.
User Profiles, Created Projects, DB Instances, Duplicate Projects, Monitoring the Health of I-Servers.
Server maintenance. MicroStrategy War files, Patched, Create Cases and Deployment, Upgrades, Health
Center. Enterprise Manager
Intelligent Cube Publish and Monitoring, Weblogic
Mobile server configurations to support mobile reports.
6. Target Corporation Feb 2011 – Oct 2011
Sr. Systems Engineer
Project Overview: MicroStrategy BI upgrade and metadata management.
Technologies: MicroStrategy 9, Teradata, Linux, InfoPath, SharePoint, JVM
Role Description: MicroStrategy BI upgrade
Enterprise Manager Reports
Health center reports and monitoring
Clean up Environment with objects deletion, clean-up of Logical
Tables, Schema update, Migrations, Documentation SharePoint
Repositories, Migration of Reports and Dashboard, ACL Scripts
User Groups, User Profiles, Projects creations, DB Instances
Duplicate Projects Project merge
Monitoring the Health of I-Servers
Server maintenance and patches and Deployment
Sears Holdings Aug 2009 –Feb 2011
BI-Administrator and Designer
Project Overview: Provide comprehensive MicroStrategy BI solutions using MicroStrategy 9 for
Enterprise Data Warehouse working closely with DBA, QA, BI Architects, and other ETL groups. Report
design, data flow design, and logical/physical Model Architecture as related to the reporting
Technologies: MicroStrategy, Netezza, Teradata, Linux, Control M, Clear Quest, JVM
Role Description: Report design, data flow design, and logical/physical Architecture as related to the reporting.
Participated in the complete implementation, process, and strategies for the
Development of cores solutions and guiding principles and SDK.
Designed and developed Business Intelligence report user interfaces (Dashboards,
Scorecards, Report Services Documents, Grids and Graphs) working closely with the
Business Intelligence Architect to ensure designed BI solutions meet end user
Effectively translated requirements into a solid technical design and solution
Demonstrated expert knowledge in multiple technical and business areas as well as
Performing a larger leadership role in the organization.
Developed installed, and maintained complex business applications using structured
Development methodology according to corporate standards.
Demonstrated Expert level communication, presentation, organizational and
Demonstrated Expert understanding of business application or product being
Demonstrated Expert design/coding skills, testing methodologies and techniques
Project planning design, build, test, and data conversion/migration
as well as Server maintenance.
Migrations (Dev. QA and Prod) , Setting up new projects, Duplication, War File
Deployments, Creating Cases with MicroStrategy to resolve issues, change and create
Data base Instances.
7. Create Intelligent Cubes Schedules both Event Bases and Time bases. Control M Jobs to
Automate intelligent cube refresh for Portal and web reports.
Resolve Migration dependencies and Portal Web issues for intelligent cubes
Restarts monitor and maintain health of Linux JVM and I Servers.
Upgrades of MicroStrategy Versions.
FedEx Smart Post July 2007 –Aug 2009
Sr. Systems Analyst / Informatica Admin
Project Overview: On Time Service Measurement billing project to charge customers based on the
Technologies: Informatica 8 /9, Sybase, Teradata, Business Objects XIR 2, Quality Center, HP Open
Role Description: Gather user requirements; create Business requirements, Software requirements
Detail design Documents, Resource allotments, Concept to design
Performance Tuning, Implementation Plans for Production and ITGs, Help Tickets
Promotion request for DEV, Test QA and Prod, Prod Installs, Post implementation follow-up
Documentation for user sign offs through Symphony, Source Forge, Quality center, HP Open view
Create mappings, Load Data in EDW, Change Data Capture, History, Archiving
Manage workflows, Informatica repositories; Performance Tuning, UNIX administration of Informatics
Manage the health of repositories, create folders, Production installs
Migration of mappings, Sessions, Workflows
Gap analysis, New development, SRS, BRS, DDS and offshore projects lead
Teradata Acquisition, Multiload, Fast load, BTEQ scripts to move data for EDW
Business Object Reports for OTSM measurement and customer facing report and Adhoc reporting
Informatics support: On call support to monitor workflows and Mappings for Adhoc Reporting and
Help tickets, Extracts, Informatica server maintenance High Availability and Grid environment
United States Postal Service July 2006 – June 2007
Sr. Software Developer
Project Overview: Automated Postal Counters to eliminate manual labor to increase revenue for USPS.
Technologies: MicroStrategy 8, Teradata, Sybase, Linux
Role Description: Develop MicroStrategy Reports, Dashboards, Scorecards, KPIs
Change Request, Create, Update, Edit, Metrics, Hierarchy, Prompts,
Teradata, SQL queries for remedy ticket management in EDW.
Unit testing for performance analysis, Variance Analysis, ECAT, Performance tuning
Create Report information pages, Sample reports, Create and Update
Promotion request in DEV, TEST, QA, PROD environments,
Narrowcast server, Distribution of reports, scheduling
Abbott international Mar 2006 – June 2006
8. Regulatory Affairs and Product Registration
Project Overview: New Product registration in other countries following EU and FDA regulations for
Abbott nutrition product
Technologies: Informatica, Oracle, Epic, Flat Files, UNIX
Role Description: JAD sessions to collect the requirements
Create project plan and implementation
Analysis of Source data and data validation
Source to Target design document
New product registration through EU and FDA regulations
ETL Design, Developed mappings, workflows and schedule to load EDW
Unix shell scripts for event watch
Log in defects in and manage review, Issue, Resolution trackers
DENTSPLY international Dec 2003 – Feb 2006
Project Lead/ Solution Architect
Project Overview: ETL development and reporting for Dental care products
Technologies: Informatica, Oracle, Cognos, Flat Files, UNIX
Role Description: Collect Requirements and create Business requirements
Analysis of Source data, designing of data mart, creating Transformation Specs
Design logic for ETL Process
Designing Cognos reports and cubes
Project Plan and work packets to offshore team
Tactical business solutions Mar 2001 - Apr 2003
Project Overview: Integrate and automate the process of data flow along with administrator duties
Technologies: Informatica 7.5, MX2 API, Oracle, Cognos, Flat Files, UNIX
Role Description: Integrating Informatica in Mozart
Manage Administrator functions like Created Folders, Users and Privileges
Manage Repository like Creating, Copying, Backup and Restoring.
Performance Tuning with respect to CPU and Memory usage
Develop and configure sources, targets, Mapplets and Mapping transformation.
Design import procedures in transformation
Manage Active and Passive Transformation.
Developed programs to create sources to targets mapping
Developed programs to run the sessions of Informatica
Integrating MicroStrategy in Mozart
Created Facts, Attributes, Templates, Cubes, Filters and Metrics
Develop Reports according to the new requirements
Standard charter bank Sep 2000 - Mar 2001
9. Solution Architect Marketing Analytics
Project Overview: Design and implemented migration of the entire schema and 200 GB of data to
Technologies: Informatica Powercenter 5.1, MicroStrategy 6.5, Java JDK 1.3, Oracle 8.1.5, NCR’s
Teradata v3.5, IBM AIX server, UNIX
Role Description: Reconstructed the ETL Process, which involved building complex transformations
Design Mapplets and user defined external procedure and advance external procedure transformations.
Designed and architect the daily load process.
Developed programs to Generate control scripts
Developed programs for identifying Fast load scripts, Multiload scripts and to load data in respective tables
Nycomed Amersham Healthcare/GE Healthcare Oct 1991 - Aug 2000
Sr. Process Engineer
Project Overview: Data management and patient records process for healthcare
Technologies: Informatica Powercenter 5.1, MicroStrategy 6.5, Oracle 8.1.5, NCR’s Teradata v3.5,
Role Description: Analyze financial data from Insurance companies and Hospitals and provide reports
EParadigm collects data from Insurance companies and hospitals in the form of flat files
ETL design to store and manipulated data in a star schema to produce various reports that are hosted on
the web for Hospitals and insurance companies.
Gathering technical requirements, designing and developing the website in HTML which displays the
Healthcare industry data in the form of charts/graphs, Reports in data, Administration and Development
work in Informatica.
Created sources, targets, Mapplets and Mapping transformation-using Informatica
Developed programs to run the sessions of Informatica
Eclipse data management and load into tables
Quarterly Variance Reports Using MicroStrategy Desktop and web
Bachelor of Telecommunications Management
Devry University, Addison, IL
B.S in Geophysics
Mumtaz College Osmania University Hyderabad, AP India
Position of Public Trust – last active November 2007
Informatica Power center Administrator
MicroStrategy Certified Report Developer
MicroStrategy Certified Project Designer
10. MicroStrategy Certified Dashboard and Mobile Designer
Dept of Professional Regulations
MicroStrategy Desktop: Reporting Essentials
MicroStrategy Web for Reporters and Analysts
MicroStrategy Web SDK: Customization Essentials
MicroStrategy Web SDK: Customizing Security
MicroStrategy Web SDK: Portal Integration
MicroStrategy Architect Project Design
MicroStrategy Architect Advance Project Design
MicroStrategy Admin and Configuration and Security
MicroStrategy Administration and Application Management
BO Admin and reports XIR2
Department of Professional Regulations: Certified Pharmacy Technician
Medical research Drug and Devices
Total Parental Nutrition
Home Health Care
Patient Records and Security
Status: U.S Citizen