Hello IT World!

Welcome to my homepage and thanks for dropping by. The site is designed with the purpose of giving a brief introduction to my company and me.
Latest update (May 2015): My freelance work has been put on hiatus.
I am presently in a permanent position as a full-time employee in Nordea, IT Division.

My Background:
Freelance IT consultant with 30 years of experience with corporate IT legacy systems on mainframe platforms. My journey started with Fortran on the Unisys 1100 mainframe in the mid-eighties, but my heavy-duty function has been as a developer, analyst and problem-solver on the IBM mainframe since 1990. My assignments have primarily been within the areas infrastructure, business follow-up/statistics, internal procedures (HR/accounting) and communication systems.

My Portfolio and Key Competences include:
Application development, maintenance and support of IBM mainframe systems.
Solid (+25 years) experience with COBOL, IMS, DB2, SQL, TSO/ISPF, JCL and OPC.
Project work, including : Requirement specifications and estimates, Functional and Interface analysis and design, Development, test and defect handling.
Experienced with off-shore teams, knowledge transfer and with system migration.

And yes, the title is of course a homage to the good old “Hello World” entry 🙂