Darren Rogan is a very strong supporter of the startup community in Brisbane. Beyond his day jobs, Darren is co-host of technology / startup focussed podcast www.hackandheckle.com as well as his own blog cerebro.com.au
He has over ten years of industry experience working in Ireland, UK, Norway and Australia. He has worked as a Developer, Designer, Team Lead, Trainer, Solutions Architect and Principal Consultant on projects in the Private and Public (all levels) sectors. He has worked on a wide variety of business applications including Utility Billing, Education, Fleet Management, Transport, Aviation as well as Workflow, Messaging Systems, Eventing Systems and Process Automation etc. Darren has worked on varied projects delivering small applications to multi million dollar projects with large user community. He is particularly skilled in client/server (specialising in the JEE sphere), relational database design and Service Oriented Architecture (specialising in Oracle SOA Suite).
Darren has exceptional communications skills therefore enabling him to explain complex technical solutions to business stakeholders, articulating the benefits and challenges alike.
Specialties: Solution Architecture, Solution Design, Technology Architecture, Service Oriented Design Paradigm, Integration Architectures, Delivery Methodologies, JEE, Java Frameworks (Including Spring, Hibernate, etc) Oracle SOA Suite (BPEL, ESB, OSB, WSM, WLS) 10.1.3.1 – 11.1.3, XML (XPath, XSLT, XQuery), UML and BPMN, TOGAF
If your interested in finding out a bit more check out his blog at http://cerebro.com.au or listen to a programming / technology-based podcast (http://www.hackandheckle.com) that I co-host.