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Thamara Thilanka Sibera Wijesinghe
( Thamara Wijesinghe )
A self-starter and quick learner. Versatile skill set with experience in Unified Communications solutions, TDM and IP based voice solutions.
My name is Thamara Wijesinghe and i started my career as a Technician in 2003, being responsible for installing and configuring PBX systems. While working with a SIEMENS telecommunications partner i got the opportunity to build up my experience in TDM technologies such as configuring ISDN PRI links and E1 links. In 2005, i joined in with DMS Electronics who has an outstanding track record in Contact Centre industry within Sri Lanka. As a result of of this, i got a chance to deploy and configure world leading contact centre products such as Concerto Systems (A.K.A Aspect Software) and Blue Pumpkin (A.K.A VERINT systems). I stared working with Microsoft Unified Communications platform when it was Office Communications Server 2007 R2 in early 2009 and develop my skills in design, deploy and configuring of OCS 2007 R2 and Lync Server 2010 platforms. I started contributing to the community by answering questions and helping others via Microsoft Tchnet (http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Profile/thamara.wijesinghe/activity) and as a result, i was awarded with MCC (Microsoft Community Contributor). In 2012, i moved to Australia and started expanding my horizon further by involving in with enterprise scale deployments of Lync server 2013 and designing complex solutions involving multi sites and Enterprise Voice. I was offered the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) ward in April 2014 for the continues community contribution over Microsoft Technet and my Blog (thamaraw.com).I possess over 10 years of extensive experience in Voice communication concepts which comes handy when troubleshooting problems related to Enterprise Voice in Lync Server platform and i'm currently working as a Senior Infrastructure Consultant at Empired Limited which is a leading Managed service provider and Preferred Microsoft System Integrator in Western Australia.