11+ years experience in Petrochemical and Mining manufacturing IT environments, specializing in MES, IIT and OT systems analysis, design, implementations, contracting and support.
ITIL Foundation, Practitioner and Service Transition certificationsLearn More
More than 11 years experience in analyzing, designing and implementing large scale IIT and OT projects and solutions in manufacturing environments.Learn More
General understanding of SCADA, PLC, DCS and Data communications across Industrial Networks and how these technologies are applied, implemented, secured and maintained.Learn More
General knowledge on SQL databases, C++ development and Server Administration in manufacturing IT environmentsLearn More
General understanding and administration of infrastructure on AWS and Azure Cloud platformsLearn More
Certified Business Analyst with 4 years analysis and modeling for manufacturing IT environment requirements.Learn More
I am a Content Writer for various publications and companies in the Industrial IT/MES, OT, and IoT markets. I write content for websites, magazines, products, technical proposals and general blogging in the areas of IoT, IIoT, MES, IIT, and OT.Learn More
Bachelors degree from the University of the Western Cape - Information SystemsFeb 16, 2004
Honors degree from the University of the Western Cape - Information Systems Enterprise Architecture majorFeb 01, 2007
Advanced Diploma from the Engineering Institute of Technology. The focus is on Industrial Networks, data communications and Industrial IT.Mar 14, 2019
Single point of contact for all MES and IIT services in Sasol Secunda, ensuring they are stable, available and reliable. Understanding, analysing, designing and implementing MES and IIT architecture that meet Sasol IM and Sasol Business requirements as well as conform to IM MES standards for IT in manufacturing or Industrial IT. Manage multiple MES and IIT support teams onsite and offsite including Honeywell MES and IS, EOH MES and IIT, and BCX IIT teams, during this time I:Learn MoreJan 01, 2015
Single point of contact for all MES and IIT applications and services in Secunda Chemical Operations between the IT department and plant process management teams, maintenance teams and technical engineering teams. Analysis of business requirements and translate these into MES or IIT designs and implementations and services, I:Learn MoreMar 01, 2013
Accountable for the establishment and delivery of IIT and MES services while being a single point of contact for the Polymers and Nitro business in Secunda. Accountable for various Chemicals Operations and Synfuels Operations MES and IIT implementations throughout the entire project life cycle, specifically accountable for analysis, design according to MES standards, and quality and assurance handover into the Operations Support of MES and IIT services, I:Learn MoreFeb 01, 2011
Accountable for the design and solutioning of IIT and MES services for Sasol Synfuels especially on Level 2-3/3.5 Industrial IT and MES, I:Learn MoreJan 01, 2009
I am an experienced technical writer in the Technology field. I have worked on various local and International Technology bids and tenders for B2B clients. See my deliverables in this niche industry for more detail.
I am an experienced Content Writer working in the marketing department of an IIoT software development company. I report directly to the Marketing Director and work closely with videographer, software engineers, animators, graphic designers on various content and marketing jobs, click for more detail.