Asif Maniar

Software Architect

developer, geek, coffee addict.

Hello, My Name is Asif.

I live and work in New York as a software developer & architect.

I currently work at DigitasLBi as a VP/Technical Architect, where I spend most of my time crafting and leading awesome projects.

Contact Details

  • Asif Maniar
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • hello @ asif.io
  • www.asif.io

What I'm Doing

I love working with teams to deliver innovative digital experiences on a wide variety of platforms & technologies.

1. Software Architecture

As an architect its my job to ensure software is well structured, secure, scalable, extensible and maintainable.

2. Technical Leadership

Having worked as a Tech Lead on many large projects am well versed in Agile/Scrum frameworks, Requirements Gathering, Decision Making, Team Building, Delivery & Maintenance.

3. Digital Marketing

With 10+ years of experience in the Ad Agency space I have had the chance to work on many different Digital Content Marketing Platforms. Have built and delivered projects in many platforms including AEM, Sitecore, EPiServer, Umbraco & SharePoint.

4. Social Media

Have a deep understanding of all popular social media platforms and API's. Have delivered multiple projects with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google & Pinterest API as well as oauth integrations.

5. Multi-device Apps

Experienced in building secure, versioned, restful API's for mobile and web apps. Having built many Mobile first experiences, am profecient in front-end frameworks including Bootstrap, jQuery, AngularJS and Phone Gap.

6. Analytics & Testing

Work closely with Analytics & Strategy teams to lead implementation of analytics & multi-variate tests and campaigns.

My Strengths

Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.

72%
Software Architecture
71%
Cloud
82%
Comunication
70%
Leadership
90%
CMS Systems

My Resume

If you call failures experiments, you can put them in your resume and claim them as achievements.

My Education

2002 - 2004

MS, Computer Science - SUNY Binghamton

2015

Business Fundamentals - General Assembly

Business fundamentals including financial and business modeling, market analysis, strategic marketing and more.

Work Experience
2006 - Now

2014 - Now

VP/Architect, Technology - DigitasLBi, New York

Responsibilities:

  1. As a member of the executive team, lead and oversee delivery on multi-million dollar engagements.
  2. Tech Lead projects on various platforms & frameworks including Sitecore, EPiServer, Umbraco and AEM.
  3. Manage offshore, in-house and 3rd party development and integration resources.
  4. Serve as a subject matter expert on new technologies, software architecture and CMS systems.
  5. Using Agile/Scrum, tracking tools, domain driven design and code reviews to improve delivery capabilities.

2012 - 2014

Technical Architect - MRY, New York

Responsibilities:

  1. Lead software development projects in various technologies and platforms including Sitecore, EPiServer, Umbraco and SharePoint.
  2. Managed architecture and deployment of datacenter facilities and cloud services.
  3. Worked with senior management to plan and prioritize the short and long-term technology strategies for the company.
  4. Served as a subject matter expert on new technologies, software architecture and CMS systems.
  5. Tech Architect on web & mobile projects: Microsoft, MSG Varsity, McKinsey, Pharma Clients, AT&T, Coca-Cola
  6. Tech Architect on CMS & ECommerce projects: CDM Smith, Towers Watson, Moleskine

2008 - 2011

Senior Engineer - LBi, New York

2005 - 2008

Engineer - LBi, New York

2004 - 2005

Web Developer - Team5, New York

Skills & Expertise

A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals.

80%

ASP.NET

60%

JAVA

50%

NodeJS

70%

HTML5 + CSS3

70%

jQuery

75%

AngularJS

90%

Sitecore

80%

AEM

90%

EPiServer

90%

Umbraco

70%

SharePoint

70%

Search

Knowledge

Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.

Software Architecture

90%

Web Development

85%

Mobile

70%

Globalization

90%

ECommerce

70%

A/B Testing

74%

Certifications

The accolades, just like the scrapes and bruises, fade in the end, and all you're left with is your ambition.

Sitecore Certified

Experience building large multi-lingual & responsive Sitecore Sites

EPiServer Certified

Built many marketing sites and a Global ECommerce website

MCPD ASP.NET

Years of deep ASP.NET experience

MCPD SharePoint

Intranet projects including FAST search integration

Maxymiser

Experienced in Maxymizer among other A/B testing frameworks

Work Process

The only thing that's constant is change.

I enjoy working in dynamic environments. Failing quickly, learning constantly and adapting are qualities I value and enjoy in todays dynamic digital culture.

1. Idea
2. Sketch
3. Design
4. Develop
5. Test
6. Launch

Contact Me

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Hello

Asif Maniar

hello @ asif.io