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Senior Business Systems Analyst/Integration Specialist/Project Manager

Milwaukee, WI
March 16, 2018

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Mequon, WI 53092

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SUMMARY: Systems Integration project leader with extensive technical, communication and management experience with global clients. Thrive in project team environment where I apply my strategic business analysis skills, multi-cultural background and ability to adjust to rapid change. Experienced with multiple ERP systems and business processes such as Order Management, Transportation and Logistics, Finance (AR, AP, GL), Banking, Staffing, Healthcare, eCommerce.


2015 – Current Sr Systems Business Analyst. SintecMedia – Mequon, WI

Project management and administration including develop and execute project plans, coordination with the team(s)

Understand and experience with the Agile SCRUM and PMI project management methodologies

Utilize requirements and system analysis techniques to evaluate business problems

Facilitate and provide leadership during requirements elicitation & validation sessions

Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision

Function as a problem-solving and escalation point for business leaders in regards to technology.

Translate medium to complex business requirements into technical solutions

Help outline acceptance tests and measurements for ‘done-ness’.

Serve as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide business solutions meeting user needs.

Define, develop, and manage the needed collateral and artifacts (such as workflows, business/functional/technical requirements, use cases, etc…) for the team to consume during product development.

2014 – 2015 Sr Business Analyst. Assurant Health (Codeworks) – Milwaukee, WI

Estimate, plan, organize and coordinate execution of activities with multiple parties

Effectively manage multiple assignments and priorities concurrently

Analyzing complex problems and facilitating efforts to identify solution

Following Agile methodology identify business needs and translate the needs into application software requirements for product development, legal/compliance, operations, productions and projects

Review and analyze benefit summaries/product portfolios; Identify best approach to achieve optimum compliance/administration for representing the benefit plan

Perform testing and quality assurance of product developed

Developed and delivered system documentation

2007 – 2013 Integration Specialist/Team Lead. ManpowerGroup – Milwaukee, WI

Extensive experience working in Global environment

With solid understanding of SOA, advocate re-use strategy which has helped the company to save over $1 million to date

Follow Lean Practices, which has helped the Integration team drive the per/interface cost down by 73%

As part of the Integration team manage the interface designs for more than 100 applications including Bond, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards.

Solid experience translating business requirements into architectural and functional designs.

Provided project and technical leadership for Data Warehouse interface projects including business process and gap analysis, data analysis and data mapping

Lead multiple and simultaneous integration projects between Front Office and Back Office applications using WBI (v 6.1,7.0), Message Broker, Informatica, PeopleSoft IB:

Build and implement integration common re-use strategy to keep the integration development and support as efficient as possible

Lead offshore/onsite team of developers guiding them in business requirements gathering, functional and technical design

Oversee the development, testing and production deployment activities. Continuously improve the processes to keep the growth of maintenance cost in check

Manage the Integration projects plan, scope, schedule and budget

Provide cost-effective, timely, and quality service to internal/external clients

2006 – 2007 Senior Integration Analyst. Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – Milwaukee, WI

Managed the installation of new integration projects and provide ongoing support using Cloverleaf Integration Tool.

Guided application analysts and vendors to define new integrations requirements.

Developed (using Cloverleaf, Tcl, and HL7 standards) and maintained the transfer of patient information between multiple Healthcare application systems including interfacing with Epic software.

2001- 2006 Senior Systems Analyst/Project Specialist. JohnsonDiversey Inc. – Racine, WI

$3 billion Global Company that produces commercial cleaning solutions.

Provided project and technical leadership for various systems interface projects. Evaluated estimates and managed the project schedule, scope, resources, quality and cost to ensure timely and cost effective implementations. Produced project management deliverables according to company standards.

Lead multiple EAI system interface projects between JD Edwards ERP and internal/external clients (Australia, New Zealand, China, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Chile, North America, etc.) using IBM WebSphere Business Integration tool (ICS) as project manager and technical lead. Managed cross functional teams, client relationship and offshore development team. The implementations resulted in elimination of redundant manual data entry, streamlined the data processing and cost savings.

Provided EDI, technical and programming support for JDE and Extol implementations at various regions (Europe, NA, Latin America, Japan). Assumed the role of EDI Lead for European and Latin America regional implementations of JDE and Extol.

Furnished Extol expertise for EDI interface development by providing training and resource support to entire integration team that ensured high quality ongoing support services.

Conducted process flow analysis, programming, end mapping and testing of customer invoice EDI interface as well as vendor invoice and warehouse transactions.

Provided Production support for Legacy EDI system. Converted EDI program from Gentran to Extol as part of company-wide global conversion project to JD Edwards ERP system.

1997- 2000 Systems Analyst/EDI. Golden Books Family Entertainment – Racine, WI

Responsibilities included but not limited to EDI mapping of documents according to ANSI X12, UCS, WINS, VICS, as well as Proprietary Standards. Converted existing documents to 4010, 4030 version.

Responsible for overall operational integrity of EDI activity at Golden Books

Systems Analysis, Design, Development and Maintenance of EDI as well as applications interface files and programs (RPG/400) according to customer expectations and business requirements. Performed quality reviews of testing.

Provided analysis and developed Trading Partner’s documentation. Created and maintained EDI Trading Partner’s Profile

Provided EDI Support, Maintenance, Enhancement and Production Support of Replenishment System Application (FoxPro) that utilized both the AS/400 and PC based platforms.

Participated in conversion from ‘home built’ PC based Replenishment System into E3CRISP. Developed interface programs and reports using RPG/400. Provided production support of VMI (E3CRISP) System

POS Repository. Performed analysis and development of new point-of-sale reports for the top management using FoxPro and Crystal Report 5.0, 6.0.

Developed and delivered on-line help, user manuals and system documentation.

1994 - 1997 Programmer. Legion Insurance Company - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Provided aid in the conversion from a PC based system to an AS/400 based system.

Used GeneXus - Knowledge Based Tool - in the development of new and existing database oriented applications, systems and processes. Provided analysis/programming of new and existing Bureau Statistical Reports.

Used FoxPro and FoxPro Power Tools to develop and modify programs and reports.



JD Edwards OneWorld XE EXTOL EDI Integrator

OneWorld XPI Adapter Gentran

DB2/400 AS/400(iSeries), UNIX (AIX 5L)

SQL 2008R2 WebSphere Message Broker v6.1, 7.0

Data Base Management (DBM) IBM WebSphere ICS 4.2

MS Visio, MS Project Cloverleaf Integration Services (Quovadx)

EDI Standards -X12, HL7, EDIFACT TCL (Tool Command Language)

PeopleSoft v8, v9 PeopleTools 8.5

ETL, Informatica (8.6, 9.1) XML

Sharepoint Clarity, SpiraTeam

Waterfall, Agile/Scrum Use Cases

COBOL, RPG/400, RPGILE, CL FoxPro 2.5 and 2.6

EDUCATION: MBTI Milwaukee Business Training Institute, Milwaukee, WI.

Certificate, Business Data Processing

Graduated with Honors, January 1994

Intensive course concentrating on structured programming, system analysis and design using COBOL, BASIC, RPG II/III with OS/VMS. Training in design and usage of database programs, spreadsheets on IBM PC. Training in design of business applications, coding and debugging.

Riga Politechnical University, Riga, Latvia.

BSME Major in Civil Engineering, June 1980.


TRAINING: IBM: Certificate, BI101 WebSphere Business Integration Implementing InterChange Server and Toolset, 2005

Principles of Management, 2005

The University of Chicago: Certificate, Making Project Work, 2004

SpiderLogic: Certificate, Object Orientation, UML, and Java, 2003

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