Jose started his career as an IT Consultant. In that role, he has consulted for companies such as Asian Development Bank, International Rice Research Institute, LVMH Singapore and Richard Chandler Singapore, as they engaged him to develop their IT strategy to support their BAU operations and leveraging on new technologies to develop new architecture and systems.
Jose also led projects to enhance his client’s IT process – assessing IT objectives and their alignment against business objectives, identifying gaps, prioritising interventions, and then the creation and evaluation of implementation plans.
During this time, Jose had also built his expertise and domain knowledge in cyber security and digital forensics.
In 2004, Jose made the decision to develop his career as a Corporate IT Trainer, combining both his passion for IT and teaching. Other than facilitation, Jose also takes on instructional design work, helping to develop training content according to client’s needs. He counts organisations such as DBS, Singtel and Capitaland as his clients.
To ensure that he builds on his expertise in both IT and teaching, Jose has obtained various certifications over the years. These include MCSA – Windows Server, CompTIA Network +, CEH, CHFI, and CND.
Jose is also ACTA-certified and a Certified EC-Council Instructor and a Microsoft-Certified Trainer.