Andrew Pallant

Software & Web Developer

Andrew J. Pallant

Web Developer, Application Developer



Accomplished and goal-focused professional with substantial experience in leading executive operations associated with software development for CRM, loan origination, account onboarding, payment processing, and reporting/analytics products across FinTech industry while establishing and administering SaaS and eCommerce systems for security, scalability, and infrastructure.

Qualifications Summary

  • Demonstrated history of steering product development to ensure hand-over within set budgetary and time constraints.
  • Instrumental in the development and deployment of robust initiatives to assure utmost compliance with set regulations and regulatory guidelines.
  • Adept at training and leading global teams to meet set KPIs, exceed client expectations and optimize work efficiency.
  • Proven track record of leading the development and execution of advanced and innovative global technology and infrastructure solutions.
  • Solid history of success in digital transformation, change management, process improvement/automation, disaster recovery, risk evaluation/mitigation, and security implementation.
  • Proficient at building trusted relations with key stakeholders by leveraging exceptional interpersonal communication skills.

Education and Training

2003 Stock Market Technical Analysis, John Copp, London, Ontario

Extensive look into how to draw and analyze stock charts. Instruction and practice in discovering trends and indicators.

2001 Introduction to .NET Programming, Microsoft, Detroit, Michigan

A highly intense look at the .NET framework and how to program in different languages. Introduction to hand held computer programming, application programming and data manipulation.

2000 Advanced Website Design, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

A look at what constitutes a good web design. Look at trends, colors and fonts, which promote user readability.

1999 NT Administration Certification, CompuMaster, London, Ontario

Instruction for maintaining a stable reliable system. How to calculate proper IP and subnet mask setups. How to properly plan an effective network.

1996 Computer Programming Diploma, Georgian College, London, Ontario

Extensive look at business programming, software development and design skills, including Accounting, Marketing and Co-op.

Technical Skills

Web Development
MVC Intermediate
Ajax Intermediate
jQuery Intermediate
AngularJS Intermediate
Bootstrap Intermediate
ASP, JSP Expert
PHP Intermediate
JavaScript / VBScript Expert
W3C Standards Expert
Web Accessibility Standards Intermediate
Web Development Expert
Web Usability Intermediate
WordPress Intermediate
Database Development
Database Design Expert
MS Access Intermediate
MySQL Intermediate
SQL2000, 2005, 2008 Intermediate
Software Development
.Net Expert
ASP.NET Expert
C#, VB.NET, J# Intermediate
VisualStudio 2003, 2005, 2008, 2010 Intermediate
Visual Basic 4.0 - 6.0 Expert
Java Expert
General Skills
JIRA Intermediate
Clarizen Intermediate
SVN Intermediate
SuccessFactors Beginner
Team Foundation Intermediate
Project Management Intermediate
Business and Needs Analysis Intermediate
System Design Expert
All Windows Platforms Expert
XML Expert
Linux ( Ubuntu ) Intermediate
VMWare / Citrix Xen Server Intermediate
Synergize Intermediate
ClearOS Beginer
TrixBox Intermediate
GFI Fax Server Intermediate

Professional Experience

Vice President, Software Development

Director, R&D

MVC Team Lead

MVC Developer

2015 - 2022 :: Doxim, London, Ontario

Direct end-to-end operations related to efficient portfolio management of public-facing applications, including Payment Processing, CRM, Reports & Analytics, and Retail and Commercial Loan Origination/Account Onboarding platforms, reporting directly to CTO. Lead a high-performance team of 80+ engineers, QA, product owners, and technical support staff across India, Canada, and the United States. Spearhead development and deployment of corporate-wide KPIs for engineering and IT teams while collaborating with key members of executive management. Oversee several M&A functions, involving opportunity identification/review, Q&A sessions, and documentation of risk factors. Liaise with team leaders and product management teams to ensure seamless prioritization and execution of daily tasks. Serve as the key point contact for customers to get them connected with subject matter experts, ensure prompt resolution, and confirm on-time deliveries while meeting set expectations.

  • Initiated policies to decrease the escape bug count by 40%.
  • Introduced and implemented stringent QA controls for coding and SLAs for bugs.
  • Reduced time-to-build by achieving automation in software development and testing.
  • Promoted digital transformation by converting the CEM application from Windows to SaaS.
  • Aided in the recruitment of qualified talent for executive roles in security, compliance, and M&A.
  • Attained 37% performance gain in the weekly build process through the deployment of tactical strategies.
  • Increased headcount for the CEM team from 2 to 50 and payment team from 1 to 60 on/offshore developers.
  • Managed development of Payment product through merger and acquisition of two newly purchased companies.
  • Devised and deployed initiatives to ensure adherence with security standards, PCI, SOC, WCAG, and OWASP.

Development Manager

Senior Web Developer

2013 - 2015 :: DigOnline.ca, London, Ontario

Delivered exceptional leadership support and effective oversight of the Software Development team for eCommerce and custom solutions. Led review of assigned tasks and aided account managers with quotes and project management. Aided team members by leveraging deep dive insight on key technologies, including Classic ASP, C#, ASP.NET WordPress, PHP, and Front-end development from Adobe Illustrator to HTML, MS SQL, and MS Access.

  • Gathered requirements, conducted needs analysis, and Prototyped ideas/new technologies.
  • Managed deployment and maintenance of internally built SaaS application, Franchise Software Systems.
  • Engaged with high-value clients, including CameraCanada, Medifast, Peel CAS, and Binoculars Canada.
  • Spearheaded planning and integration of PayPal with classic ASP sites and AWS, Amazon Market Place, and appointment scheduling software services.

IT Manager

2012 - November 15, 2013 :: THINQ Technologies, London, Ontario

Oversaw functions associated with Software Architecture, Design, and Development (ASP). Directed full lifecycle related to administration of 4 eCommerce Sites. Steered seamless maintenance of hardware and IT Infrastructure. Headed day-to-day activities, involving project management, Search Engine Optimization, Analytics, disaster recovery, Web site and SQL Optimization, data center management, infrastructure improvements, Web site modernization, and phone system/network management.

  • Led successful automation of Online Catalogue Updates.
  • Managed development and implementation of new technologies and applications to improve process efficiencies and user experiences.

Other Experiences

Senior Software Developer / Support, Link+ Corporation

Supervisor of Development & Senior Software Developer, Buckland Customs

Senior eCommerce Developer / Business Needs Analysis, ICINITI / Coligo

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