Summary

I have led and built JuzTalent to a well known multi country HRMS that consist of 5 modules. JuzTalent is also the 2019 Gold Award winner for Best HR Tech and has helped many multinational companies to improve their productivity and staying compliant.


Skills

Tech

  • Javascript
  • Python
  • PHP
  • Node.js
  • Express
  • React
  • Gatsby.js
  • Laravel
  • MySQL
  • MongoDB
  • AWS Cloud

Soft Skills

  • Problem Solving
  • Learning Agility
  • Creative
  • Critical Thinking
  • People Management
  • Leadership
  • Entrepreneur

Experience

Senior Manager, Technology

AYP Connect Pte Ltd | Jan 2019 - Present

  • Gathered information, led and developed
    • Cambodia payroll application
  • Project manage
    • Redevelopment of eCore, eTime and ePayroll (PH) application - outsource
    • Integration between existing system and new system
    • Rewrite of frontend using React
  • Re-architect and decoupling of the system
  • Refactor, extract and rewrite existing functions in Node.js

Manager, Technology

AYP Connect Pte Ltd | Jan 2018 - Dec 2018

  • Gathered information, led and developed
    • Vietnam payroll application
  • Led payroll migration project of 15,000 users
  • Built Customer Success team to provide after sales and product support
  • Implemented feedback loop for communication between the development, marketing and customer success team

Team Lead, Technology

AYP Connect Pte Ltd | Jun 2016 - Dec 2017

  • Gathered information, led and developed
    • eClaim, a digital claim processing and disbursement application
    • eProfile, a eco friendly p-file and employee directory application
    • eTime, a time and attendance management application
    • Indonesia payroll application
    • Philippines payroll application
  • Provide on the job training and development for junior developers
  • Implemented JIRA with Slack integration as a kanban project management tool to track feature requests and bugs

Web Developer

AYP Connect Pte Ltd | Feb 2016 - May 2016

  • Developed
    • eLeave, a leave processing and management application
  • Testing of SG payroll application to ensure the accuracy of statutory contributions
  • Built and formed a team of 3 developers
  • Train sale executive on system functionality

Pet Projects

Personal Website

  • Built using Gatsby.js
  • Host using AWS S3 and CloudFront
  • Built a serverless contact form using Lambda and SES on the Serverless Framework
  • Designed a print friendly resume page
  • Automate generating of resume in PDF using puppeteer at build time
  • Continuous deployment using CodeBuild

Reddit Post to Video

  • Built using Python
  • Scrap subreddit of choice and store data in MongoDB
  • Render text into a series of html(sentence break) with template and convert html to image
  • Generate narration using Google TTS
  • Stitch images and narration into a video clip
  • Generate subtitle file(srt) automatically based on text and audio length

Crypto Price Alert with Telegram

  • Cron jobs to store crypto prices(ETH / BTC) using gemini api
  • Built an Telegram bot
  • Telegram will send message when there is a price swing of more than 10% in last 5 mins
  • Added Telegram commands to
    • Get prices of ETH / BTC
    • Basic stats, e.g high / low for last 7 days

Smart Home

  • Centralize control of all smart devices(zigbee / wifi) using HomeAssistant and Raspberry Pi
  • Automation
    • Trigger hallway lights based on motion sensor
    • Trigger store room light based on door sensor
    • Water sensors to detect water leakage
    • Turning off a/c unit at a certain time
  • Control
    • Light switches using zigbee2mqtt and CC2531
    • fan unit using rf blaster
    • a/c unit using ir blaster

Qualifications

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Certified Solutions Architect - Associate | May 2020

Republic Polytechnic

Diploma in Information Technology | 2010 - 2013

GPA - 3.46
Academic Roll of Honour - 2011


Interest

  • Passionate about software development and cloud technologies
  • Avid reader for personal finance books
  • Tinkering with SBC - Raspberry Pi
  • Sports - Badminton

Contact

Or simply contact me at alvin.chooong@alvinc.me