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Lead Developer

Michael Sync

A specialist in cloud transformation and app modernisation, Michael draws on 17 years’ development experience, including seven years as a Microsoft Azure MVP. A published author and member of the Azure Advisors Group, he’s both a highly skilled consultant and active member of the technology community. Knowledgeable in both AWS and Azure architecture, Michael has led numerous projects developing high availability, high-traffic web applications, with strict security and compliance requirements.

Azure

AWS

PaaS

Kubernetes

SaaS

Full stack dev.

CLIENTS Abraham HAS WORKED WITH

Employment

Solution Architect

Global Health

Jul 2019 – Jan 2020

Azure champion for the Master Care Plus application, a practice management solution used by enterprise public health care facilities around the country. Responsible for Azure security and performance in both UAT and production environments. Technologies included:

Senior Consultant

Readify

Jul 2015 – July 2019

Assisted clients with cloud transformation, including a number of high-profile, on-premises to Azure migrations. Guided the client team on migration strategies, architecture, cost and risk analysis. Led large scale projects for Webjet, Coles, and Woolworths, and collaborated with Microsoft on PaaS planning engagements for some of their key accounts. Key technologies:

Solution Architect

Bettson

May 2014 – Dec 2014

Led a team of 45 developers, creating sports gaming applications for an online gambling website that processed millions of transactions per day. Responsible for the design, scalability, and architecture of “Sportsbook”, their primary offering, as well as its refactoring and optimisation. Technologies included:

Projects Michael has worked on:

Feb 2019 - Apr 2019
Secured Customer Credit Card Info for Largest Travel Agent in AU/NZ
Led a PCI (Payment Card Industry) Compliance project for Webject, ensuring their credit card information storage was fully secure and met all industry requirements.
Jul 2017 - Sep 2017
ENGINEERED WOOLWORTHS’S SQL TO AZURE DB MIGRATION
Headed a migration project to move all of Woolworths’s databases to the cloud, including re-engineering and replacement as needed, to accommodate the new environment.

Publications and References

Education

Bachelor of Science (Computing)

MCSD (Microsoft .NET)

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