Bio


SUMMARY

Information Technology professional with over 20 years of experience in roles including Consultant, Staff Manager, Team Lead, Project Manager, Scrum Master, Business Analyst and Application Developer. Successfully launched large-scale solutions to users in international locations. Completed projects using structured SDLC processes. Managed large enterprise program portfolios. Led cross functional teams as well as managed a team of up to 10 IT professionals.


EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering Technology
Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI


CERTIFICATIONS AND TRAINING
  • Scrum Master Accredited Certification, 2017
  • Microsoft Office 365 Adoption & Change Management Workshop, 2015
  • Developing Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Core Solutions, 2014
  • Certified Microsoft Yammer Power User, 2014
  • Introduction to ITIL V3 Training, 2014
  • SDLC Project Management Skills Training PMBOK Fundamentals, 2012
  • Certified Lotus Professional Notes/Domino Application Development, 2003

PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS
  • Scope, schedule and budget management
  • Agile and waterfall experience
  • Project documentation drafting (ie. Project Charter, Project Scope, Project Design, Test Plans, Launch Playbook)
  • Executive level status reports and/or presentations including updates such as current accomplishments, upcoming plans, timeline, budget status, issues/risks
  • Team meeting facilitation
  • Project task follow-up communications

BUSINESS ANALYST SKILLS
  • Customer interviewing and requirements gathering
  • Business process mapping
  • Business Requirements Document (BRD)
  • User stories
  • Functional Specification Definition (FSD)
  • Wireframes/Mock-ups
  • Use cases, test cases and test scripts

LEADERSHIP SKILLS
  • Staff management and mentoring
  • Resource planning
  • Yearly budget planning
  • Budget tracking and status reporting
  • Candidate resume screening and interviewing
  • Off-shore vendor management

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Javascript, server side Javascript, Java, HTML5, DHTML, CSS3, IBM Lotus Notes Domino Application Development versions 4.5 through 8.5.3, Lotusscript, XPages and Composite Applications

APPLICATION SKILLS

Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Office Suite, Jira, Axure, Microsoft TFS, Flowbuilder, PVCS/Dimensions, NetBeans, TeamStudio, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Mercury Quality Center, ReplicAction, Clarity, Remedy, IBM Connections, Yammer, Sharepoint, Yammer Verified Administrator, Office 365 Administrator







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