Hello! I am Yannick Huchard
I work as Head of Architecture & IT 4 IT, Startup Advisor and Entrepreneur
I have passion for strategic innovations, technology and eSport

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Work Experience

Head of Architecture & IT 4 IT
(Chapter Lead)

ING Luxembourg

09/2015- now

My responsibility is to provide technological leadership and to ensure the ING Group strategy and local strategy are optimally executed.
My mission is to  build Architecture practice, and to lead a team of Enteprise Architects, Information Architects, Domain Architects, DevOps Engineers, and Test Managers.
As a Manager, my duty is to develop the expertise of my team and to guarantee consistenty of IT governance and engineering practice throughout the whole ING Luxembourg  Tech department.

Topics: Agile Architecture, Roadmap 2020, TOGAF, IFW, SAFE/Spotify Culture, Universal Banking, API, Cloud Architecture, Omnichannel, Data Lake, Service Design Thinking, Business Model Canvas, Ethereum Blockchain/DLT, Hackathon, ING PACE Innovation Methodology, Advanced Analytics, A.I/Robotics, ServiceNow, PowerDesigner, Visio, JIRA, BPM, Campaign Management, Document Management, Trainings.

Enterprise Architect & SOA Architect

EDF Luminus

Inno.Com

09/2013 - 09/2015

Missions 
Enterprise Architect for the domains “Digital Services” and “Printing, Delivery & Archiving”.

Principal Architect for the SOA Program, which consist in the roll out of a complete API/Service Integration platform built with the IBM Suite, as complete foundation for ATRIAS (national energy market and smart-metering infrastructure) and the new CRM (Salesforce). Additionally, to establish put in place the SOA Governance, Reference Architecture, Service Registry and Mobile Application Development suite

Topics: Digital Roadmap, e-Printing/e-Archiving Roadmap, CAPEX/OPEX, API/SOA, IBM Suite, IIB, BPM, WSRR,
Data Management, IoT, Netatmo, Big Data, Corporate Information Model, SAP ISU/CRM, Salesforce.com, Opentext StreamServe, Print Room.

Integration Architect (Senior Consultant)

ING Belgium

Cognizant

07/2013 - 09/2013

Mission: Analysis and design of banking services, SOA governance, functional and technical validation of SOA artifacts.

Topics: Service Virtualization, Core Banking System, Credit Check, Infosys Finacle, OpenText Documentum, Xpression, Unisys, Mainframe,  Cobol, IBM Websphere MQ, SOAP/XML, TIBCO AMX, Businessworks, EMS, application lifecycle management, HP ALM, on-shore/off-shore collaboration, VMWare.

Solution Architect & TIBCO Senior Consultant

TIBCO Software

01/2011 -06/2013

Mission:  Rio Tinto Iron Ore

1. Integration Architect of the Electronic Train Graph, a large transformation program providing a platform for the management of the railway network, Automatic Hauling System and logistics of the Western Australian mining sites.

2. Analytics Consultant. Establishment of the Analytics/self-service BI governance and the Visual Analytics platform TIBCO Spotfire

Topics: SCRUM, TOGAF 9, SOA, MDM, Osisoft PI, WonderWare, PowerView, SOAP/XML, JMS, Oracle, Windows
Server, Trainings

Mission: Insurance Commission of Western Australia

1. Principal Solution Architect of the Crash Suite program (Motor Vehicle Personal Injury), which consists in
modernizing the legacy platform (IBM CICS Mainframe based) into a new Service Oriented Architecture based solution along with the an upgraded Mainframe to Microfocus.

2. Analytics Consultant. Establishment of the Business Activity Monitoring for the BPM platform

Topics: Total Architecture methodology, UML, BPMN, SOA, Business Analysis, Sparx Enterprise
Architect,  SUSE Linux, VMWare, AS4590 Address standard, HP Quality Center, TIBCO AMX, Spring, OSGI, iProcess

TIBCO Senior Consultant

Bankwest

TIBCO Software

07/2010- 11/2010

Mission:
TIBCO expert and guidance on the fast credit assessment and scoring solution for the branches. The challenging requirements in term of performances and scallability require cutting edge expertise on Java and Businessworks, multi-threading, fast network I/O, real time processing, high volume and demanding security requirements.

Establishment of EAI guidelines and best practices.

Topics: EAI patterns, Optimization, Release Management, stress testing, load testing, performance testing, smoke testing, continuous integration.

EAI Team Leader

Lombard

04/2007 - 07/2010

Mission: Led a team of 5 integration engineers to drive business critical projects about deal management, payments, fund valuation, SWIFT, BI platform and data warehouse (SAP Business Objects). Re-architecture of data feed to achieve real time synchronization of the business intelligence solution. Member of the Architecture board. Solution design of multiple projects. Establishment of SOA principles, guidelines and best practices.

Topics: TIBCO, LDAP, Tomcat, JBOSS, MS Server, Solaris, SQL Server, Sybase, VMWare, Together Architect, Power Designer.

TIBCO Senior Consultant

HBF

01/2006 - 03/2007

Mission: In the scope of the CRM project and strategic replacement of a client-server architecture toward a
service oriented architecture, my role is to provide expertise and mentoring on TIBCO platform usage to the architecture, design and development groups, develop, administrate and define new procedures.

Topics: SOA, ESB, Microsoft Cluster, TIBCO  BusinessWorks, EMS, RendezVous, Hawk, Smartmapper, CICS Adapter, Siebel Adapter, Siebel, UAN, IBM CICS Mainframe, MQ Series, Common Data Model

Lead Solution Designer

T-Mobile NL

07/2005 - 11/2005

Mission: Principal solution designer, on the large e-Commerce project that enable customers to buy or renew online 
services covering mobile subscription plans, prepaid plans, handsets provisioning  via T-Moble Netherland’s new portal, with, at its core, an order fulfilment platform. 

Topics: UML, ESB, TIBCO, BusinessWorks, RendezVous, XML, SAP R3 (logistics), Services, Mockups, Middleware

Production Analyst

Proximus

01/2005 - 06/2005

Mission:Technical/functional analyst, developer and administrator for Production environment.
Architecture re-design of Control Layer (home made integration bus) monitoring system based upon TIBCO Hawk,(event collection), and BMC Patrol (event aggregation), and BMC Alarmpoint (alerting management).

Topics: Monitoring, Alerting, Support, ITIL, Remedy, Oracle, Sybase, SAP R3, MAXIMO, CMMI, incident and problem management.

Pre-Sales Consultant

Net2S Financial Services

02/2004 - 12/2004

Mission:Manage requests for proposal (RFP) and Request from Information (RFI) from clients and prospects. Manage customer accounts for the FIX Suite solution. Provide on-site guidance and training to clients with respect to administration, hosting, architecture and data model of NET2S FS products suite. Manage coordination between sales team and software engineering team.

Topics: Sales, Business andTechnical consulting, conferences, international clientele management, Trading Systems

Mission: Responsible of the internal infrastructure & network components migration project from Thomson Reuters to Net2s Financial Solutions. It consists in 11 Solaris servers, 1 Microsoft Windows 2000 server, 2 Linux servers (Debian, Gentoo), 21 PCs (Windows 2000 & XP) and 4 Sun Solaris workstations, MS AD domain controller, Samba File System, NetApp, Firewalls and Routers.

Integration Engineer

Thomson Reuters

08/2002 - 01/2004

Mission: Responsible and Subject Matter Expert of the Real Time Market Data feeds infrastructure.
Management of Mercury (Trading Order Management System) integration architecture. Research and Development  with regards to new integration possibilities with other platform (J2EE servers, Reuters Market Data System).
Development of Mercury online multi-site monitoring solution and automated configuration management.

Topics: Trade Finance, JSP/Servlet/Taglibs, Order Manager, Web site, mass deployment, 3rd level customer support

Embedded devices and smartcard developer

Schlumberger

01/2002 - 06/2002

Mission: Development of innovative GlobalPlatform specification, for which a Javascript engine is adapted into a
microcontroller  for the purpose of smartcard programming. “GlobalPlatform Script” API specification is developed in C, JavaScript and XML, with distributed services.

Topics: Mozilla’s SpiderMonkey Javascript Engine, ECMAScript, Windows, OPERA, embedded device, MS Visual C++

Education

Master of Computer Science,
Mathematics, Information Technologies for the Decision and the Science of Organizations

University of Paris Dauphine

with Honours

06/2002

I gratuated with Honours. Specializations:Artificial Intelligence, Trade Finance and Entrepreneurship.

Technical Skills

Augmented Reality: Wikitude, ARKit

95%

IoT: Bluetooth, Eddystone, iBeacon, MQTT

80%

Blockchain, DLT, Ethereum, Solidity, Fundchain

60%

AI: Machine/Deep Learning, Vision API, Face Recognition, NLP, Sentiment Analysis, CNN 

60%

REST, HTTP, JSON, Swagger/OpenAPI, GraphQL

90%

SOAP, XML, WSDL, WS-* specification

90%

JMS, MQ, RV, Web Socket, AMQP, Kafka

90%

NodeJS, NPM, J2EE, JBOSS,  Spring

90%

HTML/JavaScritpt/CSS

80%

TIBCO BusinessWorks / EMS  / RV / AMX

100%

TIBCO AMX BPM, iProcess, Camunda

80%

Swift, Java, PHP, C, C++

80%

Bash, Csh, Perl, Powershell

80%

Oracle, Postgres, MySQL, MS SQL Server

80%

Neo4J, MongoDB

60%

SQL, CQL, PL/SQL

80%

Windows, MacOS

90%

Linux Redhat, SUSE, Debian, Ubuntu

90%

iOS, Android, Apache Cordova

80%

TVOS, Android TV

70%

Apple Store & Google Play Publication

85%

TIBCO Spotfire, R, Qlikview

70%

AWS, Firebase, Azure, OVH, Heroku

75%

Facebook API, Twitter API, Instagram API

75%

Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible

60%

IBM zOS Mainframe

50%

Methodology & Standards

Startup building (AMASE)

100%

Enterprise Architecture

100%

TOGAF 9, FEA, OSIMM

90%

Solution Architecture

100%

Integration Architecture (API, SOA)

100%

Cloud Architecture (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, IDaaS)

100%

Business Process Management

90%

Agile (SaFE, SCRUM, Kanban, ING WoW)

100%

Service Design Thinking

100%

Customer Jouney Design

100%

Business Model Canvas

100%

UML

100%

UX Design

70%

Continuous Integration & Delivery

70%

Containers Management

70%

GDPR, PSD2, MIFID2, ATRIAS

90%

SWIFT, FIX, UMIG4/6, PAIN/CAMT

90%

Management Skills

Strategy

90%

Executive Advisory

95%

Entrepreneurship

95%

Team Management

95%

Decision Making

95%

Project Management

80%

Consulting

100%

Budget / Contract Management

80%

Negociation

90%

Skills & Career Development

80%

Coaching & Mentoring

90%

Stakeholder Management

90%

Soft Skills

Leadership

90%

Strategic Planning

95%

Team Player

95%

Presentation Skills

90%

Communication

90%

Knowledge Sharing

90%

Empathy

100%

Innovation

100%

Diplomacy

95%

Giving Feedback 

80%

Interviewing

95%

Contact Info

39 y/o
Yannick HUCHARD
+352 691 896 696
yannick(at)amase.io

Hobbies

I am passionate of technology, video games and martial arts. Always hanging out with a good song, it helps me keep a perpetual smile, to spread cheerfulness and to stimulate my creativity. I enjoy travelling, discovering new cultures, connect with people whenever the opportunity is given.