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Engin BÜKER

Senior Business Data Analyst and Program Manager

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Senior Business Data Analyst

VDAB
Since June 2019
  • There is a heavy procedure about the transformation process of the new Data Platform at the company. Problems are not only technical but cultural as well. By the new data platform, data is automatized and related to that all dashboards or reports are being industrialized. That is a tremendous step for a government agency and comes with some internal problems that I should take into account. Because those also affect our work efficiency. My aim is to create a new efficient data platform for the company within effective business management.
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Freelance Senior Project Manager and Business Analyst

Freelance
October 2016 to June 2019
  • As a freelancer, I worked with so many different companies as a consultant and/or instructor. The companies are mostly active in Information (Computer) Technology, Automotive, Manufacturing, Data Management and Warehousing, Networking, etc. By this consultancy, the companies changed their way of work into Data-Driven Management Methods, gained an international perspective; made some agreements in international market. Besides, I also worked as an academic/scientific advisor for University Professors or postgraduate students. We have published almost 15 national and international academic papers and prepared 500 thesis or statistical reports in Turkish and English.
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Senior Business Data Analyst and Program Manager

US EUCOM Office of Defense Cooperation-Ankara (ODC-A)
August 2015 to October 2016
  • At these roles, only in one year, with my Turkish and US teammates;
    o We finalized five different military projects which have totally around five million US dollars budget
    o We improved the data sharing procedure into a semi-automatized method
    o We managed two different international crisis successfully which were at the President Level
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International Relations and Management Master’s Degree

Strategic Research Institute, Turkish War College
August 2013 to August 2015
Istanbul
Turkey
  • During my Mater’s program by the Turkish Navy, I was deployed to 5 different projects as a team leader or only responsible.
  • Analyzing the technological needs of the Turkish Navy within board security in territorial seas and within these circumstances the selection criteria of the UAVs
  • By Russia's annexation of Crimea, analyzing the probable effects of the new de-facto situation to Black Sea Countries, NATO member countries and Turkey within a military-political perspective.
  • How to manage the transition from the intelligence cycle to the intelligence process: The Network-Centric Intelligence In Narrow Seas (was presented in a local academic conference in Turkey and published by an international academic paper)
  • Choosing the exact locations for new built/bought national and international UAVs of the Turkish Navy with simulations and selection models in operations research
  • Use of UAVs in Network Centric Intelligence in Narrow Seas As an Alternative to Satellites (was presented in IEEE international conference in the US and published by The Command and Control Research Program within the US Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense)
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Project Manager, Department Chief and Data/Intelligence Analyst

Turkish Navy
August 2010 to August 2013
  • The first Turkish National UAV with support of a Turkish private company.
  • (After having the financial support of government and technical support of universities and Turkish Presidency of Defense Industries Agency the project was finalized with great success.)
  • Building a Turkish Naval Data/Intelligence Data Warehouse.
  • Creating a new perspective of data/intelligence network system for the Turkish Navy at all levels.
  • The rebuilding of all publications to support national and NATO documents at the operational side within a new data platform with dashboards in mainly Mapping Software.
  • Analyzing Russia, Iran, and other Middle East Countries with not only military aspects but also civilian perspectives.
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  • I have supported NATO as a data/intelligence gathering or planning specialist. I also was in touch with the local responsible persons in Afghanistan Government.
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Data/Intelligence Analyst

Turkish Air Forces
August 2007 to August 2010
  • At this position I made a good start in my data professional career. I merged my statistical knowledge and academic background with job technical requirements.
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Naval Sci. & Eng. Institute

MBA Education at Naval Sci. & Eng
August 2006 to August 2007
Istanbul
Turkey
  • The program was an MBA but I mostly focused on statistics and quality management.
  • I followed Six Sigma Black Belt Training Program and got the certificate
  • My final project was “A Comparison of Total Quality and Six Sigma Quality Management: Application in a Government Agency”
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(Chief) Mechanical Engineer at Turkish

Navy/Coast Guard
August 2002 to August 2006
  • For the first 3 years, I managed more than 10 people in my team.
  • In the last year of this period, I was promoted as a Chief Engineer at the ships depending on my success in that role, however, it was too early for my age.
  • During these four years I improved my technical knowledge on the field and got hands-on experiences at the technical level.
  • I had a mechanical engineering role in a shipbuilding project
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Master's Degree - International Relations and Management

Strategic Research Institute - Istanbul

August 2013 to August 2015
Lessons Which I Had

o Management Science
o Individual Development
o Leadership
o Logistics and Personnel Management
o Operations Planning
o International Relations
o The Science of Management and Organizations
o Planning and Resources Management
o Security Strategies
o International Law
o International Treaties/Agreements Processes

MBA

Naval Sci. & Eng. Institute - Istanbul

August 2006 to August 2007
Lessons Which I Had

o Statistics,
o SPSS,
o Financial Management,
o Organizational Behavior,
o Strategic Marketing Management,
o Macro and Micro Economy,
o HR Management,
o Business Management,
o Data-Driven Decision-Making,
o Management or Organization,
o Cost and Management Accounting,
o Logistics Management,
o Operational Management,
o Advanced Management Technics.

Bachelor - Eng., Mechanical Engineering, BB

Turkish Naval Academy - Istanbul

August 1998 to August 2002
Turkish Naval Academy, Istanbul/Turkey Bachelor Eng., Mechanical Engineering, BB
Skills

Program/Project Management

  • Business Case Writing
    Expert
  • Coaching
    Expert
  • Communication
    Expert
  • Contract Management
    Advanced
  • Cost Control
    Advanced
  • Critical thinking
    Expert
  • Data-Driven Decision
    Expert
  • Jira
    Good
  • Leadership
    Expert
  • Leadership Development
    Expert
  • Meetings Management
    Expert
  • MS Project
    Advanced
  • MS Visio
    Expert
  • Multicultural Teams
    Expert
  • Multinational Teams
    Expert
  • Negotiation
    Expert
  • Problem Solving
    Expert
  • Risk Management
    Expert
  • Scheduling
    Expert
  • Six Sigma (Black Belt)
    Expert
  • Task Management
    Expert
  • Team management
    Expert
  • Trello
    Expert

Business Analysis

  • BPMN
    Expert
  • Business Process Improvement
    Expert
  • Consultancy
    Expert
  • Enterprise Architecture
    Advanced
  • IT Management
    Expert
  • IT Strategy
    Expert
  • IT Operations
    Expert
  • MicroStrategy
    Expert
  • MS Excel
    Expert
  • MS Power BI
    Expert
  • MS PowerPoint
    Expert
  • MS Visio
    Expert
  • MS Word
    Expert
  • Self Management
    Expert
  • Six Sigma (Black Belt)
    Expert
  • Stakeholder Relationship
    Expert
  • Tableau
    Expert

Data Analysis/Management/Big Data

  • Artificial Intelligence
    Advanced
  • Big Data
    Advanced
  • Data Management, Querying & Analysis
    Expert
  • Data Story Telling
    Expert
  • Exploratory Data Analysis
    Advanced
  • Machine Learning
    Advanced
  • Azure
    Advanced
  • Apache
    Advanced
  • Hadoop
    Advanced
  • Statistics
    Expert
  • Mathematics
    Expert
  • Data Mining
    Advanced
  • Data Visualization
    Expert
  • Data Warehousing
    Expert

Programming and Statistics

  • Python
    Expert
  • SAS
    Good
  • SQL
    Expert
  • SPSS
    Expert
  • Minitab
    Expert

Quality Management

  • FMEA Analysis
    Expert
  • Manufacturing
    Advanced
  • Minitab
    Expert
  • Six Sigma (Black Belt)
    Expert
  • Statistical Quality Process Control
    Expert
  • Total Quality Management
    Expert
  • Lean Manufacturing
    Advanced
  • Kaizen
    Expert

International Affairs and Business

  • International Business
    Expert
  • International Relations
    Expert
  • International Marketing
    Expert
  • Negotiating
    Expert
  • Security Advisor
    Expert
  • Security Risk Management
    Expert

Imagery Analysis and UAV Management

  • All Source Intelligence Analyst
    Expert
  • ArcMap
    Expert
  • ArcGIS
    Expert
  • Collection Coordination Information Management
    Expert
  • Dashboarding with GIS Tools
    Expert
  • Erdas Imagine
    Expert
  • ESRI Tools
    Expert
  • FMV Analyst
    Expert
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
    Expert
  • GEOINT
    Expert
  • Imagery Analysis
    Expert
  • Satellite Image Analysis
    Expert
  • UAV Management
    Expert
  • Unmanned Vehicles
    Expert

Regional Expertise

  • Black Sea Countries
    Expert
  • Iran
    Advanced
  • Iraq
    Expert
  • Middle East
    Expert
  • Russia
    Advanced
  • Syria
    Expert

Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering
    Advanced
  • Ship Building and Maintenance
    Advanced
  • Warship Overall Maintenance
    Expert

Warship Deck Officer

  • Sailing
    Expert
  • Naval Technologies
    Expert
  • Navigation Equipment
    Advanced
  • Navigational Charts
    Good