I am an accomplished Data Management professional, with extensive solution-selling, project delivery and business change experience. If you need someone with credibility and knowledge to act as a trusted advisor with internal and external customers, then I will help you achieve your goals.Lead Solution Engineer @ From March 2013 to Present (2 years 10 months) Senior Data...
I am an accomplished Data Management professional, with extensive solution-selling, project delivery and business change experience. If you need someone with credibility and knowledge to act as a trusted advisor with internal and external customers, then I will help you achieve your goals.Lead Solution Engineer @ From March 2013 to Present (2 years 10 months) Senior Data Management Product Specialist @ Core Business Expertise: Data Governance Solution Selling Project Management Financial Services Core Technical Expertise: Informatica Data Quality Informatica Data Explorer Informatica PowerCenter Informatica MDM Data Architecture The Product Specialist role is part of the overall EMEA presales organisation. My primary external facing responsibilities include (i) Making the case for data governance, (ii) Responding to RFIs and RFPs, (iii) Leading and executing complex, multi-person Proofs of Concept, (iv) Creating strategies to counter competitive threats, (v) Owning issues to resolution, (vi) Developing ongoing relationships with key customers (vii) Enablement and on-boarding of partner community. Internally, the role invloves the ongoing enablement of the regional presales teams such tthat they are self-sufficient in the data management technologies. From January 2006 to February 2013 (7 years 2 months) Lead Consultant @ One of my final activities at Similarity was to deliver the technical proof as part of Informatica’s due diligence. Informatica acquired Similarity shortly afterwards. I was a Lead Consultant, which, in a small, start-up meant pre-sales, post-sales, defining methodology and best-practices, and product training. In essence, the goal of the company was to grow and expand as quickly as possible. I lead the pre-sales charge for the company, firstly in Ireland and the UK, then Europe and towards the end, I relocated to the US. Our ‘tipping-point’ win was Nestle globally- this got us the attention of the analysts and the market, and ultimately the Informatica acquisition. For Nestle, I designed the training and delivered it in Switzerland, Sao Paulo and Sydney. From November 2002 to January 2006 (3 years 3 months) Project Manager @ I project managed the successful delivery of data warehouse and other large-scale systems to Norkom’s clients. This was across all project life-cycle phases and includes business analysis and design, requirements gathering, planning, risk management, budgeting and cost tracking, estimating and people management. From July 1998 to November 2002 (4 years 5 months) Systems Engineer - Data Warehouse Consultant @ I was a key figure in an initiative by General Motors to centralise customer and prospect information into data warehouses, to support relationship marketing. I was involved in design, construction and support of a data warehouse system for Vauxhall in the U.K., and lead teams of people to realise this system. Prior to the Vauxhall project described above, I was involved in various high profile infrastructure and system management projects for General Motors. I worked in Dublin, Zurich, Singapore and Melbourne and responsibilities included management of various systems, hiring of staff, procurement of new equipment and supporting the user community. From November 1993 to July 1998 (4 years 9 months) Diploma in Programming, Computer Science @ City and GuildsBSc, Physics, Science @ National University of Ireland, GalwayDiploma in Applied Project Management @ Project Management Institute Maurice Higgins is skilled in: Data Quality, Data Governance, Data Warehousing, Master Data Management, Data Integration, Informatica, ETL, Data Migration, Data Management, Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse Architecture, Data Modeling, Database Design, SDLC, Business Analysis
Lead Solution Engineer
March 2013 to Present
Senior Data Management Product Specialist
January 2006 to February 2013
November 2002 to January 2006
July 1998 to November 2002
Systems Engineer - Data Warehouse Consultant
November 1993 to July 1998
What company does Maurice Higgins work for?
Maurice Higgins works for Salesforce
What is Maurice Higgins's role at Salesforce?
Maurice Higgins is Lead Solution Engineer
What industry does Maurice Higgins work in?
Maurice Higgins works in the Computer Software industry.
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