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Marietta, Georgia, United States
April 09, 2018

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Oscar Taylor Jr.

Marietta, Georgia *****

678-***-**** • •

Software Engineering Senior Manager

15+ Years of incremental success managing projects across multiple industries

Detail-oriented and technically proficient project manager with ability to plan, create, test, and deploy IT modules to satisfy the needs of customers in diverse industries and across multiple locations. Talent for reviewing needs and strategically planning with C-Suite executives to develop Statement of Work (SOW), well-defined Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and metrics, then present through Data Visualization, and roll out to employees. Skilled at identifying internet technologies vital to business innovation, corporate transformation, and emerging business practices, including online customer relationship management (CRM).

Core Competencies:

Project Management

Business Alignment

Business Process Re-Engineering

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

ETL Data Integration Tools

Risk Management

Information Systems Design/ Development


Organizational Development

Human Resource Management Systems (HRMS)

Relationship Building

Professional Experience

Pyramid Consulting, Deployment Project Manager Sept 2017 – Jan 2018

Retail: Successfully deployed client’s PeopleSoft HCM to Oracle Cloud Fusion. Responsible for leading requirement workshops, Command Center check point meetings and identifying impediments impacting planned tasks. Developed and managed mock, go live, resource, and contingency plans. Worked closely with PMO to gain executive buy-in for all plans and other key project deliverables. Led discussions with 3rd-party implementation partner, business and technology leadership to drive project outcomes. Responsible for all go live deployment communications, both written and verbal across the project team and key stakeholders. Managed organizational Change Advisory Board migrations and “gold source code”. Established a Command Center environment to execute planned tasks for two mock cutovers and go live. Controlled all technical post go live issues as resolutions were developed to stabilize the new cloud-based HCM environments.

Accenture: Peoplesoft Financials and Human Resource Management

Software Engineering Senior Manager, 11/2007 – 3/2017

Direct projects from inception to successful completion, ensuring the development and delivery of successfully operating key business-related technology.

Key Projects by Industry:

Government: 1) Deployed 9.2 HRMS upgrade, and 9.2 CRM and Pension conversion (9/2015 – 4/2016); 2) Project Manager for 2-Step Tools Upgrade, full regression and user acceptance testing, Oracle database upgrade, enhancements, and Auto Sys upgrade. Implemented ETL/Reporting (10/2014 – 9/2015); 3) Project Manager, Implemented Knowledge Transfer (KT), including ELM, GL, Hyperion, PS Admin, DBA, PO, AP, AM (11/2011 – 1/2012), and 4) Part of Development Leadership to install modules, ELM, CRM, AP, and T&E (11/2008 – 3/2009).

Education: Development Leadership for HCM 9.0 Implementation (8/2009 – 11/2011).

Healthcare: 1) Delivery Lead for Peoplesoft 8.9 Financing and HRMS Application Developing Outsourcing (6/2013 – 10/2014); 2) Production Support Lead for Implementation of 9.1 Financials, Payroll, and Supply-Chain Management (8/2012 – 6/2013), and 3) Functional Lead and Production Support for Supply-Chain Inventory & Purchasing (11/2007 – 11/2008).

Financial: 1) Project Manager for Implementation of 8.8 Time and Expense (1/2012- 8/2012), and 2) Oracle Financial and Supply-chain Outsourcing Engagement (11/2007 – 8/2009).

Business Development/Sales Technology: Board member to build 5-year plan to include Oracle CRM application. (November 2011).

Real Estate: Established Program Manager Office (PMO), including SOW, Global Financial implementation strategy, software implementation, and user provisioning (7/2014 – 10/2015)

Other Work Experience:

Curtis 1000, Peoplesoft Financials and Supply-Chain 8.11

Application Manager/Developer

Crawford & Company

NOMAD Programmer

Core Competencies

Microsoft Project • Budget • Business Intelligence • Strategic Planning • Order to Cash • Procure to Pay • Performance Management • Executive Support • Database • User Interface Design • Oracle Financials • Offshore • Quality Assurance • Software Development Life Cycle • Human Capital Management • Data Conversion • Data Integration • Change Control • Application Development • B2B Software • Career Development • Deployment.

Education and Credentials

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

Saint Leo University, Saint Leo. Florida

Professional Development

Learning emerging Oracle Cloud technologies: Oracle Financials Cloud Implementations • Oracle HCM Cloud – Importing Data • Oracle External Data Integration Services • PMBOK Principles • Core HRMS 9.2 Configuration • Retired U.S. Air Force.

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