Orlando Bustamante

Senior Associate

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Courses and Certifications
MongoDB Certified Developer

MongoDB Certified Developer


Issued 19-11-2022

Career Summary

Computer Science Engineer since 2004; Magister in Information Technology for Businesses since 2017. 18+ years of experience in IT architecture and development of solutions using .NET and JAVA technologies for disruptive projects in companies of varied sectors such as telecommunications, financial services and entertainment. Strong leadership in the execution of technology projects with multicultural teams.

Experience in creation of value through the definition and implementation of customer solutions using best practices and frameworks such as Agile Methodologies (Scrum), PMI, TOGAF, COBIT, BPM, ITIL, Octave among others. Experience and knowledge in the implementation solutions using new technology trends such as Cloud computing, DevOps, IoT, Big Data & Analytics.

Abilities to generate business transformations implementing strategies to align IT and business. Experience generating and evaluating business plans in order to maximize benefits.

  • 2014 -2016 / Masters Degree - Information Technologies for Businesses / Universidad de los Andes
  • 1999 - 2004 / Bachelor Degree - Systems Engineering / Universidad Javeriana
Work Experience

Senior Associate


Implementation of solution in health sector using agile methodologies and the following technologies:

  • MongoDB
  • VueJS
  • NestJS
  • Javascript
  • Css
  • Azure Cloud
  • Sendgrid
  • Twilio
  • Kafka

Architecture demanded the integration between legacy platforms and new technologies, as well as constant communication with the P.O. to succeed on the expectations of the company.


Globant contractor

2019 - 2022

Theatrical Project: Sept 2020 – Feb 2022

  • Implementation of technical requirements to create Disney Special Presentations of prereleased movies using .NET technologies (ASP.Net + MVC + Jquery + SQL) using Agile Methodologies (Scrum – Kanban board)

IPPM Project: May 2020 – September 2020

  • Support of Reports defined in IPPM Platform utilized by CxO members of Disney Music using Reporting services.
  • Implementation of CxO level requirements to integrate Sharepoint and Music royalties Platforms using RabbitMQ, .NET Core and Sql Server technologies. Bridge Project Jul. 2019 – Apr 2020
  • Definition & Design of solutions Architecture
  • Implementation of requirements to integrate multiple platforms for calculation and payment of Disney Music royalties using C#.NET & Kotlin Languages
  • Some technologies used:
    • ElasticSearch
    • RabbitMQ
    • Sql Server / MySQL
    • Kafka among others
    • Development management using Kanvan & Scrum Agile methodologies under strict time to market constraints.
    • Deployment in scalable pods configured in AWS using CI/CD through GitLab.

BU IT Manager <- Solutions Architect

2010 - 2018

Role: TigoMoney Business Unit IT Manager

  • Project management for the implementation of JAVA mobile financial services platform:
    • Selection and coordination of IT provider teams from SouthAfrica, India and USA.
    • Coordination between provider teams and internal areas (Mobile Core and IT) to deploy USSD and IT platforms integrating them to HLR, MSC, Prepaid and NOC platforms using PMI management framework
    • Control of risks
    • Contracts management
  • Management of technical requirements of the business unit
  • Strategic and business plans Coordination and Aligment with IT
  • Definition of startups using Eric Ries best practices.
  • Budget and resources management
  • Research of technology trends to innovate value chain.
  • Difussion of MFS IT best practices to pairs in Latin America Region.

Role: Solutions Architect

  • Definition and implementation of SOA Architecture to integrate Network logistics platform and external logistics provider (Alpopular).
  • Analysis of requirements, architecture definition and dev team management for dealer management platform.
  • Improvement in the user experience of J2EE POS platform in more than 100 direct points of sales (less bandwidth usage, less time per transaction, scalability) through the definition of the architecture and dev team management.
  • Redesign and development of critical technical requirements related to Network logistics management platform, implemented in JEE/JPA/MySql.

Support Manager <- .Net Developer

2004 - 2009

Role: Client Support Manager

  • Management of Support development team to prioritize and deliver solutions to issues reported by clients such as Banco de Bogota, Colpatria and other financial services companies from South and Central America.
  • Definition and implementation of the new high scalable architecture to execute tasks configured by the client, using SOA, Message Queues and Windows services.

Role: .NET Developer

  • Creation and improvement of windows forms to configure modules such as workflow designer, tasks
  • Development of SOA services with complex recursive algorithms to automate decision making in Loan origination workflows, using XML transformed with XSLT, and configurations stored in SQL server databases.
  • Design and implementation of a solution that integrates Asp.net and Excel components to upload and manage financial statements through the usage of javascript, xml and web-services.
  • Integration between BPM and banking such as SWIFT and AS/400 Legacy platforms using Windows Services and SOA.
  • Construction of POP3 e-mail Windows service to perform tasks according to the content of the message received.
  • Implementation of dashboard using ASP.NET + SOA along Javascript and Xmlhttprequest to perform callbacks in order to have a real-time KPIs stats of the Loan origination procesess.
Sea Horse SAS



  • Definition of business plan to validate feasibility of the startup.
  • Specification of main business processes
  • Definition of main KPI’s and strategic goals of the company.
  • Management of commercial teams.
  • Break-even of the startup in less than 10 months
  • Revenue of the company: more than $50,000 USD in first 18 months.
Contacto Solutions

Java External Consultant

2012 - 2013

  • Analysis and design of the contact center platform’s business requierements
  • Definition of the architecture of a solution using Sencha-GWT/JEE6.0/JPA2.0/Oracle technologies .
  • Codification of back-end business cases
  • Deployment in Jboss.

External Consultant


  • Definition of the architecture of a solution using .NET MVC, Sql Server, HTML5 and Jquery.
  • Implementation of security requirements using ASP.NET Identity Core
  • Codification of back-end business cases considering scalability and infrastructure limitations.

External Project Evaluator


Evaluation of more than 15 innovation proposals presented by private companies (some in the

Colombia’s top 100 by revenue) to Colciencias, to be funded by tax benefits. Evaluations required to


– Project feasibility analysis, considering benefits vs costs, risks, among others.

– Business case analysis

– Project plan analysis

– Pest and DAFO analysis

Technical Skills
Backend Technologies
  • NodeJS
  • Java
  • C#
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Web API
  • xUnit
  • GraphQL
  • AWS
  • RabbitMQ
  • Unit Testing
  • Dot Net Core
  • KSQL
  • Kafka Connect
Frontend Technologies
  • Javascript
  • Vue
  • Nuxt
  • Angular
  • Html
  • CSS
  • TypeScript
  • Windows Presentation Foundation
  • JQuery
  • Spring MVC / Spring Boot
  • Dot Net
  • Entity Framework
  • ASP Net Core
  • J2EE
  • ASP.Net Core
  • Entity Framework Core
  • NestJS
Webservices Tools
  • REST
  • MQTT
  • AMQP
  • ASP Net Core
  • Windows Communication Foundation
  • SOAP
  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • MongoDB
  • ElasticSearch
  • Oracle
  • SQL
  • Azure DevOps
  • Team Foundation Server
  • Git Lab
  • SVN
  • AWS DevOps
  • Ant
Technical Domains
  • Cloud Technologies
  • MVC
  • MVVM
  • SOA
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • Web Development