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Program Manager Software Developer

Denver, CO
November 18, 2018

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Fort Collins, CO *****

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James A. Baker

Objective Create value though collaboration with customers and teammates using my systems thinking and data analysis skills. Experience 2016 – present Gain new skills data scientist Completed the Johns Hopkins University Data Scientist Specialization. Independent study of python and TensorFlow. Delivering analysis services to local non profits. Data science consulting with local start up.

2006 2016 Hewlett Packard Ft.Collins, CO.

Product Owner for next generation “Software Defined Data Center” physical server/networks/storage configuration product (OneView) – proxy for customer input, determine priorities for development based on business value of features. Iterate with customer feedback to define roadmap for products. Operated beta program for 47 Enterprise class customers. Scrum Master certified.

Shipped first system in 1 2 the time of a waterfall program using agile process – rigorous backlog grooming, sprint planning, and articulate acceptance criteria.

Engineering Program Manager HP Cloud engineering leadership – HPE Helion services and infrastructure

Telco programs engineering support – represented HP at key industry events and respond to RFPs, evaluated deep packet inspection solutions for customers, led virtualization collaboration with Nokia Siemens Networks.

Technical liaison for HP and Redhat – manage customer escalations, refine certification process reducing support delays by 50%. Other professional experiences:

• Strategic Planning/Program Manager

• Software Solutions Architect

• Database software developer

• UNIX kernel development


Education Data Scientist certification – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health – 2017

Certified Scrum Master

Partial MBA and numerous professional development seminars. B.S. in Computer Science – Colorado State University Tools

Languages: C/C++, R/TensorFlow, Python, Bash, PowerShell, Pascal, Visual Basic

Utilities: git, Docker, G-suite, MS Office, Jira, Rally, Confluence, Wiki, OpenStack, VMware

Visualization: Plotly, Leafly, Shiny, ggplot, Jupyter Notebooks, Rmarkdown

Database: mySQL Cassandra,, PostgreSQL, MS Access, ODBC Values

Clear objectives and metrics

Free flowing information

High performance teamwork

Precision execution (programs, projects, and meetings) Organizational Awareness

Respect for Individuals


Continuous Improvement

Focus on the few essentials

Systems centric thinking

Customer knowledge and empathy

Moving Fast

Celebrating Successes

Having FUN!

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