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Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ
October 25, 2018

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David H. Glucksman

Oak Ridge, NJ 973-***-**** LinkedIn:

IT Executive

Accomplished management executive, offering 15+ years of demonstrated success in delivering strategic IT and business solutions in the retail industry. Specialties include enterprise-wide software design, development, implementation; business process improvement, and cloud-native technologies. Exceptional record of top- and bottom-line results operational excellence, strategic, sustainable and total-cost sourcing, materials procurement, vendor selection, and distribution functions.

•Unique blend of business and technology acumen, key to consistently optimizing business processes, improving operational efficiency, reducing costs and overhead, and facilitating cross-functional, multi-disciplinary team performance; operating budgets in excess of $10MM.

•Distinguished career marked by rapid progression and sparked by developing new and emerging product lines at J.CREW. My background includes strong business understanding with the ability to conceive profitable and efficient solutions utilizing technology.

•Proactive, works closely with Fortune 500 business clients and technology personnel during the design, configuration, application and training stages. Track record of excellence in delivering complex technology projects on time and within budget. Experience in full cycle project planning and implementation.


Strategic Business Planning Business Intelligence Data Architecture Business Process Digitization & Transformation

Project Lifecycle Management Supply Chain Strategy Continuous Process Improvement Operational Excellence

Business-to-Technology Alignment Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Data Modeling Quality Assurance Control/Standards

Client Relations Resource Management Budgeting/P&L Information Security Cross-Functional Team Leadership


J.CREW, New York, NY; Director of Logistics and PLM Systems 2012 Present

•Played instrumental role as IT leader, drove implementation of strategic technology initiatives including Manhattan’s Warehouse Management System and Omni-Channel Distributed Order Management, SAS Size and Pack Optimization and Omni-Channel Planning Tools.

•Collaborated with IT and business partners to gather requirements and select vendors for PLM system.

•Orchestrated support and maintenance of ESDOM platform from Manhattan. Ensured strategic purchase order and imports application delivery and stability by migrating hardware and database to current IT standards.

•Implemented corporate-wide allocation optimization business solution. Successfully formulated and presented high-ROI business case for new strategies/upgrades to management.

•Migrated SAS Size Optimization application to current application, database and application server versions.

•Worked with business partners to design and support an enterprise pre-season and in-season planning application.

•Designed and developed interfaces between SQL server, Oracle and Teradata databases.

THE CHILDREN’S PLACE, Secaucus, NJ; Project Lead 2005 2012

•Participated in developing flexible, new solutions, with technologies available to accommodate future requirements forthcoming from Planning Process Task Force.

•Managed 15-member, Arthur/JDA development team and designed enhancements based on user design sessions for the Arthur Allocation, Merchandise Planning and Assortment Planning applications.

•Directed project to increase performance of applications to remote offices by testing setup and performance of 3rd-party optimizing tools and alternate JDA software configuration.

•Performed project coordination of all IT activities with respect to design and implementation of financial / merchandising planning system.

•Technical lead in all SAS/MarketMax and SAS Assortment Planning internal and external Training/Design sessions.

•Documented “Integration” points, in/out of TDS SAS/MarketMax and SAS Assortment planning solutions.

•Led team of 15+ consultants to identify mobile strategy including software, hardware and business functionality.

•Managed and developed iOS client facing iPhone applications.


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Oak Ridge, NJ 973-***-**** LinkedIn:

HCL JONES TECHNOLOGIES, White Plains, NY; Technical Architect 2004 2005

•Championed successful implementation of Arthur Planning module for wholesale division.

•Created and maintained system documentation; and defined fact tables, variables and subcubes using Arthur Architect. Reviewed and researched business workflow and technology system environments.

•Designed, developed, tested, and established AIMRunDML extracts for reporting purposes.

•Developed user and administrator automations using Arthur Planning automation scripting language.

•Actively liaised with business clients to keep them abreast of project status.

FOOTSTAR, Mahwah, NJ; Data Architect 2003 2004

•Led implementation and ongoing maintenance of organization’s replenishment system.

•Served as primary interface with Internal Audit department and managed open Data Security audit issues.

•Coordinated efforts between 13-member, technology and development teams to identify and correct security gaps in multiple applications running on UNIX and Windows servers to comply with security standards

•Supported tech teams in resolving security issues and managed design of application enhancements and upgrades. Assisted in evaluation of new security product proposals, identifying potential for improving network security and design.

•Performed Sarbanes-Oxley analysis of IT processes comparing company policy to current practices. Analyzed financial applications processes, methodologies, and systems to validate compliance to Sarbanes-Oxley section 404.

•Participated in documentation of Oracle and Network security gaps identified by intrusion prevention/detection testing.

FOOTSTAR, Mahwah, NJ; Project Leader 2000 2003

•Handled project documentation; project charter and specifications, project planning, budget, and risk mitigation strategy.

•Proactively led team of 10 dedicated staff tasked with accomplishing complex projects on time and within budget

•Technical Project Lead on implementation of ODBMS Merchandising Application.

•Forecasted and managed large budgets and team hours. Coordinated interdepartmental Web projects and developed special projects using HTML, Java, Perl/CGI and related technologies

•Project Lead for the implementation of a plan-o-gram store replenishment system written in Oracle and PowerBuilder

•Work closely with information architects and programmers to communicate and implement requirements.

PLANET ACCESS TECHNOLOGIES, Flanders, NJ; Software Engineer 1999 2000

•Provided project leadership to 5 employees for multi-lingual website production, including: budget control; production timetable; status reporting; client/project team coordination; and quality assurance.

•Member of software development team, on large, long-term core business project consisting of multi-lingual websites.

•Design and development of business software in support of large-scale e-commerce business.

•Handled programming Internet applications with Perl, XML, CGI, and Java.

•Designed and developed graphical user interfaces in Java for applications dealing with electronic commerce.

•Created departmental World Wide Web documents. Gathered and defined requirements for the Web pages.

Previous Positions Held:

DSCHEINER, INC., Dover, NJ; Sales Manager

J.B. HANAUER & CO., Parsippany, NJ; Financial Advisor


THE CHUBB INSTITUTE, Parsippany, New Jersey; Diploma in Computer Programming

MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY, Upper Montclair, New Jersey; Bachelor of Arts in English Literature

Technical Summary: C, Perl, Java, XML, HTML, PL/SQL, C#, Objective-C, COBOL, OS/MVS JCL, CICS, DB2/SQL, VISUAL BASIC, PowerBuilder; Oracle, DB2, Teradata; UNIX, Linux, Windows NT, .NET, MAC OSX, IBM 3090, IBM PC; JDA, AIM, SAS Merchandise Planning, SAS Size Optimization, SAS Assortment Planning, ProfitLogic, Teradata DCM, Arthur Planning, Arthur Allocation, Architect, Erwin Data Modeler, ATG Dynamo, MS Project, TSO/PDF, VSAM, OS/MVS Utilities, MicroFocus COBOL/CICS

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