Hard Medium Soft Ltd.
CTO/ Solution Architect
September 2010 to Present
Solution Architect / Developer
June 2015 to 2015
Solutions Architect \ Developer
September 2012 to December 2012
Hi Mum Said Dad
SQL Azure Federation Architect
July 2012 to July 2012
London, United Kingdom
Aimia Inc (was Groupe Aeroplan and operate Nectar Loyalty)
March 2011 to November 2011
The Crown Estate
Development Manager & Solutions Architect
September 2004 to September 2010
The Crown Estate
Infrastructure Team Manager and Developer
January 2000 to September 2004
The Crown Estate
November 1998 to January 2000
Hands On Computers
1995 to 1999
Mobile and web application design, development and consultancy. Specialising in Microsoft .Net, Microsoft Azure, Websites, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1. Mobile and web application design, development and consultancy. Specialising in Microsoft .Net, Microsoft Azure, Websites, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1.
What company does Nick Rogoff work for?
Nick Rogoff works for Hard Medium Soft Ltd.
What is Nick Rogoff's role at Hard Medium Soft Ltd.?
Nick Rogoff is CTO/ Solution Architect
What industry does Nick Rogoff work in?
Nick Rogoff works in the Information Technology and Services industry.
I am a committed Solution\Technical Architect with over 19 years experience and have managed to gain an unusually deep and broad experience across most of Microsoft’s stack. My ability to step back, understand and communicate the complete IT picture (business and financial) has allowed me to influence and set strategic direction. I enjoy the challenge of gathering and understanding requirements, then to architect, design, develop and deliver innovative solutions using bespoke developments and OTS packages that enhance and create value to the business. Currently focused on Cross-platform mobile app development using Xamarin and Azure cloud services. I am also an active C# programmer, regularly using and training on the latest technologies such as MS Azure, Windows Phone 8, Xamarin, Windows 8, Office 365, VisualStudio.com, .Net 4/5, Silverlight, WPF, MVVM, SQL Spatial, Entity Framework, Unity etc..CTO/ Solution Architect @ Mobile and web application design, development and consultancy. Specialising in Microsoft .Net, Microsoft Azure, Websites, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1. From September 2010 to Present (5 years 4 months) Solution Architect / Developer @ Helping transition customer facing Video on Demand services. Provision the rebranding of Eircom, Ireland to Eir on http://ondemand.eircom.ie Re-architect the FilmFlex storefront Azure and in-house web services tiers to enable better maintenance and allow full multi-tenant capability. From June 2015 to 2015 (less than a year) Solutions Architect \ Developer @ Solution Architect working on a consumer video on demand n-tier application stack for Android, iPhone, Windows Phone and various tablets! Using .Net WCF service integration layer hosted in Microsoft Azure. Created EE Film Windows Phone 8 application Created IFP Airside Windows 8 Application From September 2012 to December 2012 (4 months) SQL Azure Federation Architect @ Provided consultancy to redesign a beta data model for a new phone and web application under development. The plan was to use SQL Azure Federation for data storage. I designed a federation data model plan suitable for scaling to 10 million users. From July 2012 to July 2012 (1 month) London, United KingdomTechnical Architect @ Groupe Aeroplan own and operate Nectar rewards globally and Air Miles in the middle-east. Contract was extended three times. Initially I was working as Technical Architect on the relaunch of Air Miles Middle-East, Dubai (Royalty Management Middle-East Ltd.) website and provision of a travel portal. This project involved the use of Amazon EC2, Card Link system SQL database and web service based API's and VMware platforms. Then I moved on as stand-in Solution Architect for a project developing a new Campaign Analysis suit for Coles supermarket chain (2nd largest retailer in Australia). This project involved JBOSS, Adobe Flex, Oracle and WX2 in-memory MPP database system from Kognitio. My third project was to provide Technical Architecture design on a project implementing Groupe Aeroplans Self Serve retail analytic platform in Canada for Sobeys. I provided analysis, design, governance, advice and a business reporting line for all projects, ultimately presenting overviews, status and options to the IT department head. I have also been involved in providing design and conceptual ideas for taking Groupe Aeroplans core analytical product 'Self Serve' to the next generation, allowing faster and cheaper implementation allowing it to appeal to a larger market sector. Here I was responsible for the principle data model design. Some of the technologies I have been involved with are JBOSS, Apache, RHES, Atlassian Confluence, Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon RDS, Java, Eclipse, JIRA, WX2 Database, MySQL. From March 2011 to November 2011 (9 months) Development Manager & Solutions Architect @ Now managing the Development Team and IT development projects. I am the Technical Arhitect, Solutions Architect and Development Manager and still influence and implement both bespoke developments and infrastructure services. From September 2004 to September 2010 (6 years 1 month) Infrastructure Team Manager and Developer @ Ran the Network infrastructure team implementing full Windows 2000 and 2003 Active Directory services. Included implementing SMS, Excahnge Server and implementing multple SQL Servers. Also managed in-house developments including Intranet and Extranet implementations. From January 2000 to September 2004 (4 years 9 months) Contract Developer @ Originally hired for 6 months to develope a bespoke Corporate contact management package. This is still in use today! The roll evolved and I quickly got involved in leading the migrating the network infrastructure from Novell to Windows NT and onto 2000 which was inspired by the Y2K panic. Also lead up the Infrastructure Y2K project including scheduling full system upgrades and testing in parallel. From November 1998 to January 2000 (1 year 3 months) Managing Director @ Small IT company based in Zambia. supplying Hardware and Software. Also provided software development services as well as electronic repairs down to component level. From 1995 to 1999 (4 years) BEng, Mechanical Engineering @ Imperial College London From 1989 to 1993 3 A-levels, Maths, Physics and Art @ Charterhouse From 1984 to 1989 Nick Rogoff is skilled in: Agile Methodologies, Enterprise Architecture, Solution Architecture, .NET, C#, Windows Azure, Databases, Scrum, Microsoft SQL Server, Web Services, WCF, MySQL, Silverlight, SDLC, VB.NET
Extraversion (E), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
2 year(s), 7 month(s)
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