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Manager Program

Cary, Illinois, United States
January 28, 2018

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Mobile (847) ***-****

OBJECTIVE: Program Management

EDUCATION: B.S. Electrical/Electronic Engineering, May 1982

Texas Tech University (Lubbock, Tx)


8/15 – Present, Contractor for Strata - Comcast (Chicago, Il)

Program Manager – Responsible for performing program management activities from defining requirements to delivering SW Releases, features and providing customer support for a Comcast Network Billing System and also for a Data Systems Migration Project, all in an agile environment

11/4 – 5/15, Motorola Mobility, Development & Integration Team (Chicago, Il)

Program (Vendor) Manager - Responsible for coordinating (externally and internally) and performing program vendor (Qualcomm) interface management activities (software and hardware) for mobile android smartphone premium products. These vendor interface activities primarily include:

-Support front-end planning activities (RFP’s, SOW’s, SLA’s, estimations, requirements, KPIs, etc.,)

-Coordinate and track Plans, Deliverables (Releases / Builds), Key Documentation (Product Requirement, Design, Specs, Compliances, Network & Field Test Results, etc

-Set priorities, identify and escalate critical issues

-Hold meetings (training, design, test, program reviews, etc

Technologies, include network IMS, VT, Wi-Fi Calling, dual sim and Voice Over technologies (VoLTE, VoWiFi, etc Google Android SW Releases and upgrades, etc.,.

Program (Development & Integration) Manager - Responsible for performing all program management development and integration activities for mobile android smartphone products through a complete program life cycle (i.e. from front-end planning through system requirement and KPI definitions, design, development, integration, testing, deployment and customer support, etc., ) using SDLC (waterfall, iterative and agile) methodologies.

6/3 – 11/4, Contractor for AT&T Division (Hoffman Estates, Il)

Program Manager – Responsible for program management tasks for a large IT data application and network consolidation and data services enhancement program using SDLC methodologies.

10/98 – 1/3, 3Com R&D Network Division – VOIP Network Management Group (Rolling Meadows, Il)

Engineering Program Manager – Responsible for program management and system integration & test activities for network system applications & products (VoIP, Wireless (2G & 3G) & wireline systems. Primary tasks:

-Generate & manage project requirements, contracts (RFP’s, SOW’s), budgets, project plans, processes, resources, 3rd party suppliers/vendors etc.,

-Lead requirement, development, analysis, integration & test activities

-Lead project meetings, reviews, post mortems etc.,

-Manage customer, vendor, supply chain & system support activities

-Generate, track and communicate project status, metrics, risks, escalations, etc.,

-Define ISO 9001 (SEI-CMM (level 3 & 4), SDLC, etc.,) processes & improvements

6/97 – 9/98, Contractor for PrimeCo Telecommunications Co (Westlake, Tx)

Program Manager – Responsible for managing the sub-contracted development, integration & test activities for various PCS cellular (CDMA) network application feature upgrades (e.g. billing system, E911, over the air activations, voice & text messaging, IVR, roaming, etc.,)


780 Par, Algonquin Il, 60102

Mobile (847) ***-****

9/96 – 6/97, Contractor for Nokia Telecommunications Co (Westlake, Tx)

Test Engineer – Base Stations R&D Group

Responsible for integrating, testing & supporting various cellular network base station (BCS & BTS) system & RF applications

5/95 – 9/96, Contractor for EFW Co (Ft. Worth, Tx & Haifa, Israel)

Consultant/Liaison Systems Engineering Manager – Military Programs (US Bradley Tank)

Responsible for managing software development, integration & test activities (e.g. generating requirement, design & test documents, holding system reviews, etc,)

5/82 – 5/95 McDonnell Douglas Co (Houston, Tx & St. Louis, Mo)

Systems Engineering Manager – Space Shuttle & Station Programs (Houston, Tx)

Responsible for defining systems requirements and for developing, integrating, testing and supporting various systems applications and interfaces in support of generating a systems network test laboratory. Primary tasks:

-Manage project contracts (RFP’s, SOW’s, SLA’s, etc budgets and resources.

-Generate and manage programs, schedules & SEI Level 3 CMM processes.

-Perform system design and analysis trade studies.

-Present engineering systems reviews (e.g. requirements, design, testing, training, etc.,)

-Manage project customer and vendor activities.

-Generate, track and communicate project status, metrics, risks, escalations, etc.,

Sr. Systems Engineer – F/A-18 Aircraft Program (St. Louis, Mo)

Responsible for defining systems requirements, designing aircraft pilot display mechanizations, performing and supporting customer operation activities, and for developing, integrating, testing and supporting various weapon and sensor systems (e.g. GPS, Datalink, FLIR, etc


Mainframe Computers: Cyber 1074, IBM 3033, Vax Networks, etc.,

Software Applications & Tools: MS Office Suite Tools, Lotus Notes, Documentation Knowledge Plan, PVCS Tracker, Clear Quest, Clear Case, Canvas, Visio, Case & Oracle Tools, Mercury Test Director, Win Runner, HP Openview, SAP, Rational Tools, Doors, Primavera, Jira, etc.,

Software Languages: DOS, MVS/JCL, TSO, ISPF, VMS/DCL, Assembly, Fortran, Pascal, Unix, Pearl

System Architecture & Standards: Client-Server Object Oriented Systems, OSI/ISO, 3Com Voice and Data Network Systems, Nokia Network Systems (BCS & BTS), IVR, E911, TCP/IP, Voice Over Technologies (VoIP, VoWiFI, etc,), SNMP, RTP, SIP, SMS, CDMA, IMS, VT, SS7, SDLC (Waterfall, Iterative, Agile, RAD methodologies), ISO 9001 SEI-CMM Level 3 & 4, Salesforce, Workday, Six Sigma

Misc Lab Equipment: Network analyzers (TI & LAN/WAN packet), logic and spectrum analyzers, call generators, Lucent Definity 5ESS Switch, Hammer, Inet, mux bus monitor, frequency generator, routers


-Married, 2 children

-Previously held top secret security clearance

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