Heading the Payments, Fraud and Loss Prevention Engineering teams. Responsible for ensuring payments from all Tesco stores, web and mobile apps are securely authorized on-time, and then settled, reconciled, banked, fraud protected, and losses minimized. Transform legacy and Mainframe solutions to shiny new strategic tech stack both On-Prem and on the Cloud, using Java, .NET, Cassandra, Kafka. Drive towards full PCI compliance and state-of-the-art security measures.
150M+ transactions/day, 1.9B+ of events/day, multi billion pounds per month. We work at scale.
Tesco is the third largest retailer in the world, with an annual revenue of £55 Billions, employing over 440,000 employees in the UK.
I have a M.Sc in Software Engineering from University of Oxford, with a distinction award in Thesis. I was born in Dhaka.
What have I been up to:
- 11 times Microsoft MVP Award winner.
- 4 times CodeProject MVP award winner.
- 7 Best Article awards from CodeProject.
- 7 hard earned lessons from a Single Page Application: http://bit.ly/11AQOAI
- 10 IT Admin skills every .NET Developer should have at London .NET User Group: http://bit.ly/11ORBgh
- Talk on Droptiles at London AJAX User Group: http://bit.ly/11pyWfr
- Production Challeges of ASP.NET Website – LIDNUG: http://bit.ly/15nhIgv
- MVP Open day at Cambridge University: http://bit.ly/11Q15J0
Open Source Projects
- Droptiles: Metro style Live Tiles enabled Web 2.0 Dashboard: http://droptiles.com
- Codeuml–design UML diagrams as fast as you can code: http://codeuml.com
- Dropthings: Widget powered Personalizable Portal – iGoogle look-a-like: http://dropthings.omaralzabir.com/
- Plant UML Editor: https://code.google.com/p/plantumleditor/
- Ensure – on demand html, js, css loading: http://ensure.codeplex.com/
- Creating MS Office style architecture for your .NET applications: http://bit.ly/11Q3BiB
- StickOut: A Desktop Sticky Notes Application in the .NET Framework 2.0: http://bit.ly/12dGX2q
- Essential IT Admin Skills for .NET Developers – DNC .NET Magazine May 2013 – http://bit.ly/19V3oTg
- Droptiles – mimic Windows 8 UI on Web – DNC .NET Magazine Sep 2012 – http://bit.ly/11OMInz