I'm Stephan Sann.

I solve problems.*

Recent years positions

  • 2015 - today

    Head of IAM Authentication Strengthening

    AXA Technology Services Switzerland AG

  • 2007 - 2015

    Application Developer Java EE Senior

    Swiss Life AG

  • 2002 - 2007

    Software Developer Java EE

    BHW Bausparkasse AG / Postbank Systems AG

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years of experience in

Java

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years hands-on

Java EE

0

years of working in the

Finance sector

Certifications

  • 2016

    (ISC)²

    CCSP®

    Certified Cloud Security Professional

  • 2014

    (ISC)²

    CISSP®

    Certified Information Systems Security Professional

  • 2013

    EC-Council

    CEHv8

    Certified Ethical Hacker

  • 2008

    Sun

    SCJP

    Sun Certified Programmer for the Java 2 Platform

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Skills

  • IAM

    Identity Management (CA AuthMinder | CA Strong Authentication | ForgeRock OpenAM) | Access Management (CA SiteMinder) | Identity Federation

  • EAI/SOA

    EJB (JBoss | Bea WLS) | Web Services (Apache Axis | JAX-WS) | XML

  • Web Applications

    Servlet/JSP (Tomcat) | Framework (Struts) | JSF (MyFaces | Facelets) | Ajax (ajax4jsf) | HTML | JavaScript | CSS

  • Backend connection

    JDBC (Oracle | Informix | MySQL) | JCA (SAP JCo) | JPA (Hibernate)

  • Java EE / SE

    JMS | JavaMail | JTA | JAXB | JNDI | RMI | ...

  • Software Architecture

    UML (Sparx Enterprise Architect) | Design Patterns (JEE Design Patterns)

  • Software Development

    IDE (Eclipse) | Source control (GIT | Subversion | ClearCase | CVS) | Unit Testing (JUnit | Mockito) | Build (Maven) | Continuous Integration (Hudson | Jenkins)

  • Security

    JAAS | WS Security (WSS4J) | PKC (OpenSSH) | SAML (OpenSAML) | OAuth | OWASP

  • Operating Systems

    Apple (Mac-OS | iOS) | UNIX derivatives (Linux | FreeBSD | Solaris) | Microsoft (Windows)

Values at work

Reliability

Walk the talk! A man is only as good as his word. I solely make commitments I can hold. Period.

Simplicity

"The worst enemy of security is complexity." (Bruce Schneier) - I strive for simple yet sophisticated solutions.

Security

Being a holder of multiple security certifications I know how to implemnt secure appliations.

Stability

Stability lies at the heart of my implementations. They are rock-solid engineered and well tested.

Prime quality

I strive for top-notch. This website rates grade "A" (100%) on the Pingdom Website Speed Test.

Cooperatively

Solutions can only be successful if fully understood by the customer. So I am always happy to help.

Reliable

High-end

Awesome

Furthermore I am...

... a WingTsun enthusiast

"The best form of self defense is to become invisible. If you can't do that learn Wing Chun!"

- Wong Shun Leung

... fond of travelling

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page."

– St. Augustine of Hippo

... a passionate dancer

"Without music, life would be a mistake."

- Friedrich Nietzsche

... an optimist

"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."

- Winston S. Churchill

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