Results driven and client focused professional with 10+ years of Information Technology experience specializing in Agile, Software Delivery Life Cycle, service validation and testing, systems support and project assignments. Experience supporting various businesses in high volume and fast paced technology environments. Seeking new opportunities for continued career growth.
•ALM Client & Site Admin
•MS Active Directory
•MS Office 2003/2007/2010
•CA Software Delivery
Bank of America, New York, NY
Software QA 2011 - 2018
Lead Tester for proprietary application and web-based applications.
oManaged Portal UI testing for Application Hosting (AppHost), Software Delivery Information (SDInfo), ARWT, and BART
oManaged local and off-shore testing team
oCreated and maintained baseline test scripts and test plans
oPerformed QA and UI (user interface) testing
oIdentified, isolate and track defects throughout testing
oAnalyzed test results and identify areas of improvement
oLead post release reviews with testers
Lead Administrator of HP Application Lifecycle Management 12.X serving 100+ Global technology users. Experience in Server Environment Design, Implementation Administration, Upgrade and Operations.
oCustomized and configured ALM projects per client requirements
oDesigned and developed workflows and configurations
oCustomized dashboard and reporting modules
oDeveloped standards and communicated best practices to users, technology and business managers
oManaged roles and permissions for 100+ ALM users
oResearched and collaborated with HP support to resolve application errors
oExecuted SQL query daily to produce user logon report for entitlement auditing
Merrill Lynch, New York, NY
User Acceptance Testing Coordinator 2008 - 2011
Tested Equity software and coordinated with Equity user group for signoff on trading and non-trading systems.
Provided sign-off for testing MS patches against Merrill Lynch builds and critical applications.
Published, managed, and permissioned settings for Microsoft Softgrid applications for testing.
Created Defects in Quality Center and assist systems support and developers with troubleshooting app errors.
Release & Deployment Coordinator 2007 - 2008
Coordinated software deployments for environment of over 15,000 trading and non-trading machines.
Hosted a weekly call with Application owners, Developers, UAT team, Systems Support and LOB support to discuss applications targeted for deployment.
Managed tracking of all scheduled deployments.
Worked closely with systems support to remedy post deployment failures.
IBM, New York, NY
Tech Support Lead for Investment Bankers (IBK) 2006 - 2007
Managed a team of 15 Systems Analysts in a 24/7, 3 shift coverage to support 1,300 clients.
Trained SA’s to support mobile environment, troubleshoot remote office connections, and commonly used applications (Pitchbook, Factset) for IBK Managing Directors & Analyst/Associates.
Managed and executed weekly application deployments & updates to over 1000 pc’s.
Primary liaison between IBM and Merrill Operations Managers for service & technical escalations.
Managed off hour SA support for client pc relocations (moves and restacks).
Merrill Lynch/IBM, New York, NY
Senior Systems Administrator 2000 - 2006
Supported Merrill Lynch Prime Broker group, offsite American Stock Exchange site, IBK/Equity Developers group, the Office of General Counsel (OGC) and HR group totaling 1,100 clients.
Supported wireless access for laptops and desktops using Leap/Peap authentication. Troubleshoot Cisco Aironet access point devices.
Performed daily installations of NT, 2000, XP using MPE, UI, and Ghost as the installation source.
Deployed new blackberry devices for Technology and Business users.
Certified Associate in Software Testing (CAST), 2018
Application Lifecycle Management 12.x Site and Project Administration Course Study Certified, 2015
NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
385 Grand Street
New York, NY