Seeking a position where my computer skills, interpersonal skills, and educational background along with project management methodologies may be utilized towards continued growth and advancement.
B.S. IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY W/CONCENTRATION IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Capella University, Minneapolis, MN March 2013 – September 2017
ASSOCIATES IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Southeast College of Technology, Mobile, AL January 1999 – January 2000
DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS CITY OF PRICHARD OCT. 2017 - PRESENT
Directing the City’s Public Works operation which involves managing all phases of city/township public works, including storm sewers, fleet maintenance, public municipal facilities and road maintenance.
Researching and executing improvements to the operation of the departments, formulation of policies, and coordination of activities in accordance with general policies established by the City of Prichard.
Preparing the department budgets, controls expenditures and approves all requisitions; advised the City Council of all Public Works activities and problems.
Overseeing the budgeting, maintenance, operation, planning, engineering and construction activities designed to provide quality water, wastewater and storm drainage services to the city.
Planning and prioritizing the Public Works maintenance and construction programs including evaluating the operational challenges and preparing tenders and contracts for various Public Works activities.
CLIENT INTAKE SPECIALIST WEST TELEVOX SOLUTIONS APRIL 2015 – OCT. 2017
Managed client notification applications through resolving technical issues within established timelines and adherence to corporate, departmental policies and procedures using agile methodology by means of WBS (Work Breakdown Structure) and Project Scope.
Resolved technical questions from clients, to include a complete analysis of the issue, troubleshooting, problem resolution, and communication to appropriate point of contact.
Maintained current and up-to-date knowledge of clients, internal tools, and the assigned business segments for products & services.
Identified any obstacles to providing the highest quality customer service and communicate constructive feedback to management while establishing and maintaining a professional relationship with internal/external customers utilizing SWOT analysis.
Responded with a sense of urgency to all requests, concerns or issues, and thoroughly document all client interactions.
Wrote SQL scripts to manipulate databases to pull the correct file for the correct patient information
Assisted in day to day operations within the company to reduce workloads, increase time management, and reduce wasted exertions to develop refine and grow program through Lean 6 Sigma.
SYSTEM ANALYST I MITSUBISHI POLYSILICON AMERICAN CORP. MAR. 2008 – DEC. 2015
Worked several projects enabling engineers and other users plant-wide to ensure quality of product based on ISO9001 standards along with developing and implementation of computer systems to enhance business productivity while maintaining budget standards.
Performed administration for Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) with over 75 end users.
Provided onsite technical support to network systems such as SAP and ASPEN.
Analyzed and design new servers and storage systems. Assist in maintaining LAN network utilizing Windows Server 2000 and 2003.
Optimized LAN using performance reports and monitoring applications in a 24x7 environment. Monitor and document approximately 150-200 network devices.
Assisted in managing backups for 1 terabyte of data. Implement TCP/IP core networking services using DHCP, WINS, and DNS.
Computer Programing Experience
SYSTEMS - Windows Server 2000 and 2003, Windows (2000, XP, Vista)
HARDWARE - Routers – Switches – Hubs (Dell, Bay Networks, Linksys),
Watchguard Firewalls, Fiber Optic, GigaNIC, Backups, Printers (Local and Network)
SOFTWARE - Trend Anti-Virus, Exchange, Outlook 2003, Ping Utilities, QPulse (4.0, 5.0), SAP, Aspen, WINPak Pro, Hyena, Active Directory
NETWORKING - DNS, WINS, DHCP, HOSTS, TCP/IP, SNMP, SMTP, VPN
Leadership & Activity Experience
Leadership of Mobile Class of 2017 - The mission of Leadership Mobile is to seek, train and empower leaders who are committed to supporting and leading community growth and progress through networking and collaborative problem solving.
A.I.T.P. - Association of Information Technology Professionals Member-at-Large
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated – Currently Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee of Rho Alpha Graduate Chapter.