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Project Manager, Senior Process Analyst, and Senior Business Analyst

Fredericksburg, Virginia, 22401, United States
January 21, 2017

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Updated: February ****

Mark Lefcowitz


Address: ** ***** ****** ***** ************** Virginia 22405 Phone: 540-***-****



PROJECT MANAGER, SENIOR PROCESS ANALYST, and SENIOR BUSINESS ANALYST: Seeking challenging remote opportunities that require self-motivation, attention to detail, and ability to work both independently and part of a geographically dispersed team. Travel as required; valid US Passport.

More detailed resume versions and recent letters of recommendation are available upon request, once an initial screening interview has been completed. CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Project Management Professional (PMP); Project Management Institute (PMI), 2/12/05 - 2/11/18, #215376.

Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (CGB); Six Sigma Academy LLC, 11/20/05.

Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (CBB); Six Sigma Academy LLC, 08/26/06.

Certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt (CMBB); Six Sigma Academy LLC, 01/01/07.

Lean Master (Administration & Manufacturing); Lean Enterprises, Inc., 05/11/09.

Basic Military Emergency Management Specialist (MEMS-B); SGAUS, 07/25/10.

Senior Military Emergency Management Specialist (MEMS-S); SGAUS, 09/17/10.

Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO); Agile Alliance, 12/28/2015.

Certified Scrum Master (CSM); Agile Alliance, 11/11/2015. QUALIFICATIONS

Over 20 years’ experience as a database developer, business analyst, project manager, senior process analyst.

Certified Project Manager (PMP), Six Sigma Master Black Belt (CMBB), Lean Master (CLM), and Scrum Master (CSM). Familiarity with ITIL.

In-depth knowledge of ISO 9001-2015 and CMMI DEV Level-3 standards.

Experienced in complex, high profile projects, including software development and operations, hardware installation, and business process improvement.

Experience with agile software development, continuous integration, and DevOps.

Experience with Organizational Change and Culture Change Methodologies.

Experience with organizational and agency-level business process re-engineering, planning, and organizing.

Experience with developing sound business and IT methods and processes.

Experience with analyzing organizational or project and program performance indicators to identify key areas for improvement.

Experience with developing performance measures to monitor progress toward organizational or program and project goals and objectives.

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Experience with developing strategic goals, vision, priorities, programs, and long-range plans for an organization, including adjusting them as necessary in response to mission and political environmental changes.

Experience with delivering management consulting services to both the Federal government and private business.

Proficient in data gathering, analysis, listening, and business consulting.

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Hands-on management and leadership by example style. Advocate of proactive and continuous mentoring to coordinate and oversee the work of others.

Ability to engage and counsel client executives. Expert in facilitation and conflict resolution techniques.

Comfortable in projects having geographically disbursed teams and product owners. RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE

MCL & Associates, Inc.

Project Manager and Senior Analyst; Jan 2001 - Present Duties dependent upon the required contractual role and responsibilities, including but not limited to:

Continuous Process Improvement: Six Sigma, Lean, ISO 9001-2015, CMMI, DevOps, and ITIL

Business Intelligence (BI), Business Transformation, Organizational Change Management

Project Management and Support: Waterfall, Agile Framework. Project Management, Business Analysis, Systems Analysis

Operations Research and Data Governance

Sage Management Systems, Inc.

Database Developer and Business Analyst; Aug 1997 – Dec 2000

Microsoft Access Developer; Business requirements / rules collection and documentation, GUI development, data scrubbing, and data table development

Oracle Developer; Business requirements / rules collection and documentation, GUI development, data scrubbing, and data table development

Business Analyst; Business requirements / rules collection and documentation, risk identification and contingency plan documentation


MBA Degree Graduate Program, University of Mary Washington, College of Graduate and Professional Studies, Fredericksburg, Virginia; 2007 - 2008.

B.A., University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1971 - 1976.

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