A dynamic, accomplished and strategic IT professional with over 18 years of experience who consistently delivers outstanding business results. Expertly solves strategic and operational business issues and provides trusted business insights to the upper-level management. Successfully conceives roles and transforms them into meaningful business partnerships to optimize business performance. Proven ability to attract, develop, and build high performing teams.
Area of Expertise
Software Development Release Management Vendor Management
Application Integration Change Management Project Management
Offshore Management Process Improvement Team Building
Enterprise Solution Architecture Business Intelligence Agile/Scrum Methodologies
Business Analysis Certified Scrum Master Mobile Management
Disaster Recover Management
May 2017 - Present
Sr. Project Manager at CAI assigned to MARTA
Manage the breezecard.com Website/Mobile redesign project.
oThe redesign project includes e-commerce web development in Azure environment, cloud migration, security assessment, security monitoring and application software upgrade.
Manage the MARTA Streetcar Project.
oIntegrate Streetcar network system.
oImplement the security badge system to the Streetcar facility.
oImplement the Automatic Passenger Counting (APC).
Manage the Oracle Hybrid Cloud project
oWork with vendor and IT groups to design the MARTA Oracle infrastructure.
oBuild a technical team to implement the architectural design.
oImplement Oracle ERP application to the Oracle Cloud.
oIntegrate Oracle applications to the Oracle Cloud.
Manage the IT Disaster Recovery (DR) projects.
oDR projects include MARTA HQ data center DR project, DR Software project, and Colocation project.
oCollaborate with stakeholders to identify key objects and initiatives, plan fiscal year roadmap and to set milestones.
oConduct requirements gathering sessions with team across multiples departments, processes and functions in the organization; work with QA team to develop test plans.
oDocument objectives, scope, deliverables, and milestones; manage issues and risks.
Forecast and manage the project budgets; develop acquisition plans and spend plans.
Manage external vendors; review, edit and author statement of work to ensure completeness.
Liaison with functional managers to build project teams with appropriate skill sets to accomplish the work within timelines.
Bring projects to close within budget and on time.
November 2010 – April 2017
Consultant/Sr. Application Development Manager / Rollins Inc., Atlanta, GA
Rollins, Inc. is a premier global consumer and commercial services company. The Company provides essential pest control services and protection against termite damage, rodents and insects to more than two million customers in the United States, Canada, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Asia, the Mediterranean, Europe, Africa, Mexico, and Australia from more than 700 locations.
Accountable for the development of the Rollins multimillion Enterprise system (CRM) to support sales, service, scheduling, accounts receivable, and reporting. The CRM ((C++, RPG, and DB2) was built by 15 to 20 developers on an AS400 platform. Informed the AS400 team of any future CRM system releases that required changes to the AS400 infrastructure and coordinated the changes to ensure the system was fully supported.
Led BI team building reports for external and internal customers by using the following tools (Crystal, Plex, Actuate, Spyview, SSRS, and Cognos).
Introduced iSeries OpenText to make the company month-end close reports available online, and it saved millions for the company.
Managed and coordinated US and overseas (India, China, Costa Rica, and Croatia) development resources to deliver the software projects on time and on budget.
Managed five development teams to support Rollins Inc and the Rollins subsidiaries (Orkin, Western, and Franchises) on SQL server 2012 by using Agile/Scrum methodologies.
Managed a Call Center development team to support Rollins National Call Center and National Account Client Services. The application was built on Ctree and Oracle DB, Unix platform, and Text style coding.
Led two Dot Net development teams of 10 developers to redesign the following new applications (web sales application, web-based Annual price increase application, and web-based Rollins company hierarchy application) and collaborated with other IT departments in the development of the technical infrastructures needed to support the applications. MVC, Telerik for grid, and Angular JS were used to build the applications. TFS was used to managing the code.
Led a Java development team to customize and integrate the Amdocs system to the Rollins CRM system.
Managed an IT Integration team by using .Net, WebMethods and Informatica technologies that created Web services which successfully designed, developed, and deployed hundreds of service integrations (B2B and A2A) for Rollins departments (Marketing, HR, AP, AR, Tax, etc).
Recommended and integrated Element credit card payment system as the replacement of Payment Manager for various applications by using Web Methods services.
Led a cross-functional team to integrate the Avaya (Telecom system) to the Rollins call center application.
Led a cross-functional team to build HRIS project into the Rollins CRM system.
Analyzed and created product/business requirements and developed software to meet those functional needs.
Reviewed technical feasibility and worked closely with the various IT Operations teams such as Desktop Support, AS400, Server Support and Networking to develop timelines for product development.
Introduced DevOps tool (MS Release Management) to Rollins IT.
Recruited and mentored software engineering team members.
Led planning and execution of multiple project work plans, making ongoing revisions to meet changing needs.
Directed development team efforts to achieve team and product development goals, objectives and milestones.
Collaborated with cross-functional teams to build software and technical architectures that resolve complex business problems.
Oversee solutions development initiatives utilizing input from consultants and technology vendors.
Experienced leader in disaster recovery efforts.
Authorized IT DR response plan for the escalation and coordination of events in corporate environment.
Established plans for each exercise to assure that the failover procedures were accurate and repeatable that the associated risks minimized.
Managed the efforts of configuration, testing, infrastructure, server, and the multiple enterprise application recovery plans
Worked with senior management and executive staff to develop cohesive plans for the development of innovative software products and the technology needed to support the products.
Technical Knowledges: TFS, ASP.net, SQL Server 2005,2008,2012, Visual Studio 2013, HTML, XML, CSS, MVC, C#, VB.net, AngularJS, SSRS, SSIS, MS Release management (DevOps Tool), Telerik, Java, Web Methods, Informatica,
December 2007 – November 2010
Team Lead / Rollins Inc., Atlanta, GA
Assisted Application Development Managers at Rollins to deliver the IT projects.
Coordinated with the multiple development teams to support Rollins CRM system.
Worked and coordinated with multiple IT departments to deliver multiple IT projects.
Led and built an address verification and tax validation into Rollins CRM system and Call Center application.
Installed Group one system on AS400 and integrated the system to various applications by providing RPG programs and Web methods services.
Technical Knowledges: C++, RPG, DB2, Cool:Plex, Oracle DB, PLSql, Java, Web Methods, Cognos, Plex reporting, Actuate reporting, Crystal reporting
June 2005 – December 2007
Sr. Programmer Analyst / Rollins Inc., Atlanta, GA
Assisted IT groups to develop the Rollins CRM system used by using Plex.
Developed Call Center Sales Reports by using Actuate Enterprise reporting tool.
Maintained and coded (C++, RPG, and DB2) the Rollins CRM system on AS400 platform.
Led a team of developers and integrated the Payment Manager system to the Rollins CRM system.
Developed and integrated Rollins National Account AR system to JD Edward on AS400.
Technical Knowledges: C++, RPG, DB2, Cool:Plex, Plex reporting, Actuate reporting, Crystal reporting
June 2000 - May 2005
Programmer Analyst / Rollins Inc., Atlanta, GA
Worked on the Rollins CRM system.
Managed and coordinated a development team in China.
Designed and coded a Benefits application by using VB6, and SQL server 7.0.
Technical Knowledges: C++, RPG, DB2, Cool:Plex, Plex reporting, Crystal, SQL server, VB6
1999 - 2000
Campus Networking / University of Cumberlands, Williamsburg, KY
Installed computers and setup network for departments, faculties, and students.
Developed and maintained a website for Departments.
Certified Scrum Master
Certified Hotel Management training in Sales and Employee Management
1997 – 2000 University of Cumberlands Williamsburg, KY
Computer Information Systems
Business Administration - General
1994 – 1995 International Management Institute Lucerne, Switzerland
F&B Management and Operational Hotel Management