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Project Manager

Location:
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, 19348, United States
Posted:
January 08, 2017

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JOSEPH CAIRNS

https://www.linkedin.com/in/joecairns

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Extensive IT related experience using out of the box thinking to drive change and lead cross-functional teams, including outsourced providers, in implementing solutions on time and within budget. Proven ability to use analytical problem solving skills and attention to detail to take over failing projects and turn them into a success. Strong communication and client relationship building skills. Selected core competencies include:

MS Project Release Management MS Visio

IT Infrastructure Deployment Coordination User Security

Project Management Software Solutions Business Analyst

Technical Management Enterprise Application Integration Systems Analyst

SDLC Global Deployment Currently Pursuing PMP Certification

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

ACCENTURE, Wilmington, DE 1997 – 2016

BUSINESS ANALYST / SYSTEMS ANALYST / PROJECT COORDINATOR

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.

Guide Enterprise Identity Services LDAP Directory Team in implementation and execution of standard developmental processes, procedures, and practices.

Effectively coordinate off-shore resources and provide technical guidance throughout Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

Communicate with client, management, and cross-functional team to understand needs, build consensus, and deliver value.

Lead eCommerce group in overseeing detailed functional and technical aspects of projects including developing software proposals, estimating, and application design.

Review third-party application designs to ensure quality and compliance with client's security and infrastructure policies, providing technical assistance and expertise as needed to third-party developers.

Key Contributions:

Achieved 100% client company separation – Led off-shore team in creating an Enterprise Directory LDAP environment for the migration of user accounts from DuPont to the Chemours Company.

Migrated 65,000 DuPont Lotus Notes users to MS Exchange email with 100% success. Worked with the client team, multiple vendors and internal team to successfully complete the project.

Managed improvements to DuPont’s largest and most complex global customer eCommerce Web site. Enhancements resulted in the inclusion of 19 new sales organizations and the number of customer orders grew by 39% and revenues to increase by 19%.

Delivered a Material Safety Data Sheet central document management repository, using Documentum, populated via four legacy systems. This application greatly simplified MSDS document retrieval, for global DuPont, to a single web site.

Tested and documented processes to move portal configuration from development to production to establish DuPont’s new WebSphere Portal environment.

JOSEPH CAIRNS

DUPONT, Wilmington, DE 1990 – 1997

IT TECHNICAL LEAD

DuPont is a Science Company dedicated to solving challenging global problems in more than 90 countries, while creating measurable and meaningful value for its customers, employees and shareholders.

Key Contributions:

Saved a failing DuPont Chemical Inventory project (behind schedule and over budget) by reevaluating previous project manager’s decisions, instituting adjustments, and assisting with development so project was within deadline and revised estimated budget.

Eliminated costs of maintaining multiple copies of same data sheet in various languages by creating application to dynamically support western European languages and country specific formats.

Migrated a single business / language Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) application to a multi-language, multi-format data sheet application used by 20 businesses in corporate data center.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science – Liberal Studies – Neumann College, Aston, PA

Associate in Engineering – Computer Science – Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Programming Languages: Java, HTML, Visual Basic

Database Types: Oracle, LDAP, SQL Server 2000

Software Packages: MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, Access, SharePoint)

Operating Systems: Windows 7, XP, 2000, NT, UNIX



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