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Crown Point, Indiana, 46307, United States
November 14, 2017

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Richard A. Suchoza ***** Chase Street,

Crown Point, IN 46307


Process Automation and Project Management Principal Enterprising IT consultant with 20+ years' expertise in system development, design, and integration. Passionate IT professional with a proven history of leading projects and executing change in varied organizations. Well- prepared to increase productivity and revenue from within diverse technological environments. Extensive tenure in engineering, education, and manufacturing organizations. Expert in compliance with federal and industry guidelines. Dynamic and effective leader comfortable with teams of any size. High aptitude for problem-solving and project operations management.

Highlights of Expertise

• Project and Program Management • Application Systems Integration • Application System Migration

• Database / Application Data Migration

• Application Systems Development

• Business Process Automation

• Oracle Applications Migration

• Business Process Modeling

• Cloud Expertise (AWS, Azure)

• Problem Solving • Project Scheduling • Contract Negotiations

• IT Application Architecture • Web and Mobile Applications • Budgeting Professional Experience

NWI IT Consulting,

Owner and Principal (June 2015 – Present)

Consulting practice focused on project management, business process automation, and application development. Design and implement strategies and applications for clients nationwide. Customize systems, integration, and implementation of enterprise application systems. Execution of all operational functions of the business, including networking, marketing, budgeting, and contract negotiations. NWI IT Consulting focuses on project management, business process automation, application integration, solutions design, application development, and cloud and mobile solutions. As Owner of NWI IT Consulting, Mr. Suchoza performs all design and management tasks for his clients. He also performs technical implementation tasks but also utilizes subcontractors for technical tasks as needed. Due to his lengthy career, Mr. Suchoza can rely on his large network of IT colleagues possessing top notch capabilities. NWI IT Consulting’s promise is to work closely with all clients to fully understand requirements and thus ensure all deliverables will meet and exceed the client’s expectations. Sargent & Lundy, Chicago, IL

Project/Program Manager (November 1998 - August 2017) IT project and program manager for a comprehensive energy business consulting company. Led project teams for corporate administrative applications, such as Oracle Applications and Oracle Human Resources. Designed and developed and managed custom applications, systems, and integration of enterprise application systems

(EAI). Constructed and oversaw implementation of Business Process Automation projects technology. U.S. Steel, Gary Indiana

Additional Professional Experience includes Group Manager with U.S. Steel. Recently Managed Projects

Payables Invoicing SOA BPEL process

Reduced processing time and enforced Pay when Paid and Purchase Order license expiration and requirements for thousands of invoices per month using SQL, PL/SQL, Concurrent Jobs, Oracle APIs, and BPEL technology. Enforces and streamlined approval process. Simplifies client audits

Cash Management Bank Statement Automation

Automated the processing of importing bank statements utilizing BAI and custom formatted import files from all client banks. Solution required PL/SQL, Concurrent Jobs, Oracle APIs, and Oracle Job Scheduler. Process is fully automated and auditable. Enforces company policy. Saves department time and money

Client Invoices Integration to IBM FileNet P8

Automated the storing thousands of Client Invoices per month into IBM FileNet P8. Project required BPEL

processing, .NET Web Services, Restful Web Services, and FileNet P8 APIs. Invoices are now searchable by

appropriate persons. Eliminates off-site archiving, reducing company cost yet increasing functionality and visibility. Upgrade of Infor Expense Management

Managed the upgrade of the company's expense

management system. Added VCF4 format capabilities, mobile functionality, and improves the approval process to support billable and non-billable approval requirements. Integration to company systems required Oracle PL/SQL, Microsoft SQL Server, KwikTag APIs, Lotus Notes Adapter, RightFax APIs, and OCR technologies.

Oracle E-Business Suite Upgrade

Managed this complex 18-month project. Performed

functionality delta so as to incorporate new functionality desired by each line-of-business manager. Coordinated all training. Also included the Procurement, Fixed Assets, and Cash Management Modules.

Migration from FM Systems to

EvoleFM Cloud Solution

Implemented EvoleFM, a cloud-based Computer Assisted Facility Management system. New system tracks and

executes all company space moves, implements asset management, and work orders. Negotiated contract,

elicited funding, managed diverse team, wrote Restful Web Services, created Oracle views and scheduled jobs. Migration Legacy Department Access Databases to

Oracle Database.

Identified over 100 department-developed Access

databases in need to be migrated to Oracle database. Acquired funding, developed project Software

Requirements Specification and Software Design

Description, managed project using Microsoft Project. Project required PL/SQL. SQL*Plus, data

mapping/migration skills and in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Access.


B.S., Computer Science,

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

QPA 3.8 of 4.0

Diploma, Applied Business Programming,

School of Computer Technology, Pittsburgh, PA

QPA of 4.0 of 4.0

Professional Development

• Oracle: Database Administration, Web-based Application Development, Performance Tuning, Systems Analysis and Design, and Database Security Features

Technical Proficiencies

Enterprise Application Integration (EAI), Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Business Process Execution Language (BPEL), Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS), Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), SFTP Transport Encryption, PGP Payload Encryption, Restful Web Services, SOAP Web Services, Application Program Interfaces (API), MS Office, MS Project, Oracle Database, Oracle Developer Suite, Oracle JDeveloper, Oracle Fusion, MS SQL Server, PL/SQL, SQL*Plus, Indus EMPAC, JDeveloper, Middleware, Java Script, J2EE, MS IIS, .Net Framework, C, C++, C#, Pro*C, Korn Shell Scripts, Visual Basic, HTML, CGI.

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