Rudolph Vuckov – “A Businessman in IT clothes”
Desired Job Titles: Business Analyst, Systems Analyst, Solutions Analyst, Project Coordinator, UI Designer:Phone(248)Voice only-do not text588-5883
Desired Work Location: Anywhere in the USA American Born U.S. Citizen Email: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org Skype = live:rudyvuckov_1
Strengths: ITSM, Leadership, Planning, Coordination, Communication, Software Development, Business Acumen www.linkedin.com/in/rudyvuckov
EXPERIENCE SUMMARY: Master Freemason Lambda Chi Alpha
·30 years working on group and individual projects simultaneously, T-shaped skills, With so many I-shaped skills, Think Ben Franklin
·22 years application support, system & business analysis, system and database design and testing – team motivator, mentor, leader
·22 years IBM mainframes, Syncsort, Fileaid, TSO, Procs, ZOS / OS MVS JCL, Gener, JES3, COBOL, TSO, ISPF, ESA
·22 years experience with Systems Design Life Cycle in a Client Server Environment, SDM, SDLC, RUP
·22 years experience with IMS DB/DC, MFS, DLI, BMP, BMC SOFTWARE, Checkpoint Restart, VSAM
·22 years experience with Translating Business Strategy/Drivers into IT requirements - Project Estimations
·22 years experience with the definition & enforcement of standard data element names, abbreviations, characteristics, values, aliases.
·22 years experience with the enforcement and maintenance of governance policies, processes, performance measurements, UX/UI Design
·16 years experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project Manager, Power Point etc.) DB2, SPUFI, QMF, SQL, Binds, Declgen, Joins, Cursors, Dynamic SQL
·16 years experience with Project Discovery approaches and estimations RFI/RFP/RFQ / RFC monitoring
·4 years experience running my own business, monitoring & modifying Best Practices Hands on experience in developing and managing Business Intelligence applications
·2 years experience JAVA, Focus, Halappi, Scripts, HTML, REXX, Java, Stored Procedures triggered by Java, WLM, BMC Software, Stored Procedures
·2 years experience with State Clients 1 year coding experience CICS 6 years design; 6 months Princeton SofTech's Relational Tools “Move For DB2”
·Utilized quality disciplines to manage new application development projects through complete project lifecycles
·Experience with and gut level understanding of ITIL, Waterfall, RUP, & Agile, Unified Software development methodology.
·Work effectively with senior management in planning future feature development and implementation.
·Participating in the budget & long-range strategic planning process. management strategies. Proven ability to contribute to long-term company success & profitability
·Creatively view (and suggest solutions to) problems arising from changing business process variables.
·Used my experience providing insight into key business dynamics such as competitive activities and industry trends. Senior Advisor to the Release Planning Team
·Deep understanding of Business, Market and Industry functionality and current IT trends - Responsible for Project Success
·Served on the following teams: ISG, ITSCM, CMS, SKMS, SPM, CAB, CSIP, PIR, SPM, BAR and BSA
·Helped define: CBFs, BIA, BCP, KPI, SIP, SLT, SLR, SOR, SWOT, VBF, CMM, CSFs, MoR, RACI Chart
·Versatile and Experienced Business Analyst with a solid background fueling process improvements in regard to cost, performance & efficiency.
·Adept communicator with expertise in strategic planning, competitive analysis, assessment, team leadership and project management.
·Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills. Proven ability to contribute to long-term company success and profitability
·Self-motivated with can-do attitude; adaptive with the ability to grasp things quickly. resolved conflicts to drive decisions
·Proven experience in significant, complex multi-tier architecture, multi-million dollar software development
·Relationship manager with product owners and development teams to create an environment of continuous improvement. A team builder.
·ITIL is the liaison between technical and non-technical personnel – includes Value Added and Business Best Practice guidance, Identify Key Performance Indicators, Project Metrics, Milestones, Key Deliverables, Risk Abatement, Company wide approach to IT integration
·PRINCE2 & PMBOK Knowledge, Life insurance and Real Estate licenses - Intimate knowledge of Contract Law & Insurance
·Served on various Governing Boards of NP organizations for many years advising on planning, strategy, personnel issues
COBOL II, MF COBOL
OS MVS JCL SQL
EASYTRIEVE, QUICKJOB, REXX, CLISTS
FOCUS, MARK IV, SAS, CICS
OS JCL JES 2, JES 3
MVS XA ZOS
Windows XP, 7 AS400 Client Server, NDM, FTP
CA7 and UCC7
Lotus Notes, Outlook, SharePoint
MS-ACCESS, PROJECT, EXCEL, WORD, Visio, PowerPt.
Workbench / Animator
FTP and MQ Series - TCPIP
TSO ISPF ESA - EXPEDITER - HALLAPI
Spufi, QMF, SQL, DB2 v 9
Adobe, Rational Rose
IMS DB/DC DLI & BMP & MPP & MFS & BTS
FILEAID / FILEAID IMS
IBM UTILITIES ABEND AIDE
CHANGEMAN, ENDEAVOR, APS, PUPS, DCCS
Data Architecture, Capacity and Structure Management:
Use Cases Wireframes UML
Logical Data Designs/Models
Data Integrity / Profiling
Embarcadero Data Modeling Tool
Data Warehousing / Facets
Data Mapping / Mining / ETL
Identify Data and Solution Patterns
Source to Target Mapping
Data Modeling, Data Blending, Taxonomies
Data Normalization – EDI
Entity Relationship Diagrams
Logical Data Models
SCM – Software Configuration Management
Data Access Efficiency
Managing Data Requirements
Data Flow Diagrams
Data Conversion/Translation Strategies
DDLT0 IDCAMS VSAM
ACB, PCB, PSB, DCB Gens
RDMS Design - WLM
DB2 Stored Procedures – DB2 Connect – UDB
Part / Item Number Conversion
Bar Code Reader / Printer Oil &Gas
Point of Service
Resource Tracking / Management
Medical / Health Insurance Manufacturing
Distribution Center Expansion
Bill of Materials / Lading Inventory Control
Telephone Wire Pair Tracking
Mathematical Modeling Payroll / Employee Benefits
Other Tools / Skills:
Functional Design Doc.
Process & Event Diagrams
Project Scope Definition Project Charters / Scope / Feasibility
Fit – Gap -Trade-Off Analysis
CRUD, System & Program Flow Diagrams / Traceability Matrix
RACI Chart Development
Prioritization and Management of Requirements & Deliverables
Full SDLC and RUP
Group Motivational Skills
Offshore/ Cross Cultural /Cross-Functional Project Management
RAD / Agile Development
Project Rollout Control / Software Deployment,
Quality Assurance / Metrics
Cost/Benefit Analysis - ROI
Trend Analysis, Capacity Planning, Resource Plans, Budgets
Project Proposal Prep
Mentoring & Training Staff
Customer, Team, Vendor Coordination
Customer Focus / Training
Project Planning / Charting
Detailed Work Plans, Schedules, Project Estimates
ISO/SOX Standards Compliant
Service Failure Analysis (SFA) / Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
Management of Risk (MoR)
Process Efficiency Analysis Supportability Assessment
Flexible Problem Resolution
Top Echelon Status Reporting
Requirements Traceability Documents, SOW, BRD, CSD, TDD
Prototyping / ERD diagrams
Business Process Redesign
Test Director / Test Manager
Business Objects Reporting/Design
Applications Test Cases for Unit, UAT, System Tests
Business Continuity Planning / Business Re-alignment Restructure
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EXPERIENCE: ServiceNow Trouble Ticket Analyst: ServiceNow Problem resolution Process Thomson Reuters
Ann Arbor, Michigan V Soft August 2018 – December 2018
SAP Central Management Console (CMC), MS SQL, MS SQL Server Management Studio, BI Clever, SAPs Business Objects platform,
Crystal Reports, SAP/BO/BI/ Query Builder, SAP Universes, SAP Containers
Challenge: Analyze and close complex trouble tickets of all kinds
Defined SLAs, Populated the Document Repository – Aggressive Project Plan to close open tickets. Ran reports on SAP often using Crystal Reports.
Used Confluence's task management feature to delegate, monitor and track changes to tasks assigned to each employee. Used Cisco Jabber for IM.
Queried SAP Universes, SAP Containers using SAP/ Query Builder. Provided BI solutions to customers.
Tickets tracked tru ServiceNow. Queries developed tru SQL Server Management Studio. Success! Tickets closed in a timely fashion.
Chief Designer/Solution Architect/Data Analyst/Data Investigator: Hadoop/Data Lake Conversion Project Trans America
Cedar Rapids, Iowa US Tech Solutions April 2018 – August 2018
Data Investigation, Python, Project Coordination, Project Governance, Transition between COBOL and HADOOP Data Structures
Challenge: Create documents in Intelligent Script from COBOL code that will allow Developers to easily create Python programs to Load the Data Lake
Agile – Sprint Based Project Plan, Standup meetings, implement features from the product backlog, Gathered feedback on Project Deliverables. Jira Tickets
Document repository – Confluence, Aggressive Project Plan to Analyze complex COBOL code. Rectify Logic, Reduce Redundancies. Gathered Requirements.
Used Model Driven Architecture (MDA), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Intermediary between Business & Off Shore Development Team. Developed the Look of the Solution Documents. Project on schedule Customers very Happy!
Picked up a full-time non-career related job while aggressively searching for career related work. Interim Job that does not belong on my resume. No I will not document this job.
Implementation Business Analyst/Trainer: SACWIS (Statewide Automated Child Welfare Information System) State of Michigan
Lansing, Michigan Orgspire March 2017 – Nov 2017
ROBO Help, Storyline 2/3, LMS, SCORM Driver, SCORM Engine, ROBO Help, Web Based Training, Project Governance and Implementation
Challenge: Create new training CBTs & training documents for understanding SACWIS as well as testing new versions of SACWIS
Agile – Monitor Burndown, Backlog, Standup meetings, Use Case Points, Actor Definitions, Story cards. implement features from the product backlog
Shareable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM) – XML framework to define and access learning objects data shared learning management systems (LMSs)
SACWIS is CRM(customer Relationship Management) on Steroids. Think SALESFORCE w ultra-high security & without boundaries in a dynamic environment.
All that personal information that cannot legally be gathered is collected, organized and stored on government servers for secure dissemination.
Much of what I did is part of court ordered changes, lawsuit prevention, family privacy issues. Lives depend on what I do. Child welfare is the highest priority.
Complete each sprint on time under budget. Please understand and respect that I cannot say much about this job. Created User Stories
Picked up a full time non-career related job while aggressively searching for career related work. Interim Job that does not belong on my resume. No I will not document this job.
Business Analyst/Architect: Hadoop Restructuring Process JPMorgan Chase
Columbus Ohio Collabera May 2016 - December 2016
Data Control, Refresh, Teradata, Hadoop Database/Data Warehouse, ETL, Mainframe Modernization, RSA, UX/UI, ITSM, SAS, EDI
Challenge: Create new Hadoop versions of processes that currently use Teradata & Redesign AML reports, Source to Target mapping
Coordinated re-development and testing (detailed Test Plans & Test Cases) of 3 processes that are the proprietary core of AML @ JPM. SAP BO links.
Coordinated the large parallel test of Teradata to Hadoop with off shore 3rd party supplier TATA. Wrote the requirements for changes to the batch processes.
Since JPM was moving from Teradata to Hadoop - they decided to reconfigure some of the AML processes to streamline mainframe code, ITSM Framework
I spent much of my time tracking down connections and explaining why Business Objects were not working as they had in the past, DDL, Link, server problems.
CMDB - designed the structure to gathered elements and guided customers on how to create ad hoc reports. Completed project on time under budget.
Data Manager: Vehicle Ordering Process Ford Motor Co.
Allen Park, Michigan Thirdware April 2015 – February 2016
Data Control, ITSM, Data Refresh, Coordinated world wide use of 3 test regions., Business Continuity, Data Interfaces, UX/UI Design, ETL
Personal Challenge: Create an orderly process in which to conduct testing and bring back harmony to the Order Fulfillment teams. Created Check lists
Streamlined processes and documented process improvements. Managed 16 major data refreshes in less than a year. Coordinated with off shore 3rd party. Chaired CAB
Signed off on 3rd party supplier. Created project charter, work plan, business and technical objectives of a project while working closely with project sponsor. Built an effective team.
Established project organization, methodologies & defined roles and responsibilities. Followed industry practices such as the PMI's framework. Run Books.
Owned the Release Management lifecycle including scheduling, coordinating & the management of releases Go-Live activities. Responsible for measuring KPIs to provide baseline metrics.
Designed, planed, coordinated work and managed relationships between different teams at different locations, Ensured that the project plan was successful.
Responsible for the planning, design, build, configuration, testing of all software to create the release package. Communicated to stakeholders.
Maintained release schedule for all services, ensure alignment across partners & vendors. Directed corrective actions when performance fell below objectives.
Provide leadership & guidance, best practices to release management/delivery team. Recruit & manage a release/deployment team, made of employees & contractors both on/off-shore.
Created structure in a complex environment w emphasis on quality, productivity, consistency. Set deadlines, assigned responsibilities, and monitored progress.
Mainframe Support / Business Analyst: Credit Card Processing / Bank Interface Meijers Department Stores
Grand Rapids, Michigan E - IT Professionals May 2014 – April 2015
COBOL, SharePoint, DB2, Check Process, FISERV/FIS Connex, 3rd Party Vendor Management, EDI, SOA, ETL, REMEDY, FTP, MQ
Personal Challenge: Can I do the same job I did 30 years ago and still be effective? financial modeling systems support
Supported the Meijer Credit / Debit Card processing system – COBOl, Easytrieve, IMS, DB2,TSO, Interface to Web-based applications User Stories. Persona Def.
Created system documentation where there was none. Provided on and off site 24/7 support for critical systems. SKU processing, Live testing
Front-line support for customer calls and emails by taking ownership and accountability for the call resolution process. Created & closed Remedy Tickets
Managed incidents, defects & change requests. Prioritize requests from other project managers. Personal gratification I can go back to basics and be successful!
Mainframe Support / Business Analyst: Warehouse Process MMP /PRC Interface Ford Motor Co.
Brownstown, Michigan MSX International October 2013 – April 2014
COBOL, JCL, IMS, SAS, ITSM, DB2, TSO, Sixsigma, SharePoint, FileManager, SYNCSORT, Endevor, MOBIUS, SQL, Agile
Personal Challenge: Can I do the same job I did 30 years ago and still be effective?
Supported the largest Warehousing complex in the USA –,Interface to Unix. SharePoint testing.
Front-line support for global customer calls and emails by taking ownership and accountability for the call resolution process.
Facilitated timely turn-around of production abends, customer service requests, and post-launch issues. FTP, EDI, MQ Series
Managed incidents, defects and change requests. Prioritize requests from other project managers & 3rd Party Vendors. Created User Stories
eTracker Tickets for Change-Man and Endevor issues. Personal gratification that I can go back to basics and be successful!
New Dev. Test Lead/Business Analyst: Direct Enrollment/Govt Mandates Blue Cross Blue Shield
Southfield, Michigan Collabera May 2013 – Sept 2013
Technical Data Store/Data Warehousing, MMIS, ClearQuest, ETL, Connecture, Front/Back End Tests, Agile, ITSM, REMEDY, VISIO
Challenge: Create real world (detailed Test Plans & Test Cases) for the Connceture product, meet government mandates
Business Process Redesign – Wrote Test Cases conducted JAD sessions, Built Financial Models to represent real world experiences. Served on CMS team.
Facilitated global requirements meetings w stakeholders & suppliers. Issue Management, Product Disposition–The clearing point for Direct Enrollment
Manage customer issues by gathering clear, concise description of the problems, investigate customer incidents. Tested feedback to reinsurance, risk assessment
Created and maintained Project Status Dashboard, tested Business Objects. Created User Stories -Prioritization & Management of Requirements & Deliverables
Edited XML files Inbound Requests/Outbound Requests IBR / OBR - Participate in defect reviews – automated SharePoint testing, Requirements Traceability
Met Government Mandated start of FFM / Exchanges part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA- AKA Obama Care) avoided penalties.
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EXPERIENCE New Dev. Lead Bus/Sys Analyst/Coordinator: MLR-Medical Loss Ratio /3R/Exchanges Govt. Mandates CareFirst Blue Cross
Owings Mills, Maryland Acro Service Corp. October 2012 – April 2013
Data Warehouse, ETL, ALM, MMIS, UX/UI Design, Agile, Business Continuity, Persona Def., ITSM, HIPAA, ITSM
Challenge: Meet government mandates and deadlines in a NASCO NPS/Facets, TDS environment. Call center feature enhancement/Installation
Business Process Redesign – Wrote requirements conducted JAD sessions, VISIO, Issue Management, Built Financial Models to represent real experiences.
Participated in the process of configuration management. Created a traceability matrix of the requirements to design using MS Excel. Created User Stories
Requirement elicitation via interviews with business & technical staff Incorporate these requirements into a variety of artifacts. SSRS reporting, Peer Reviews
Used data from Actuarial Data Stores to create live representations of MLR calculations to enhance the dialog for Call Center clerks. Reinsurance, Risk Corridors,
Process redesign to meet customer objectives. My Success was a completed test system design - verified to user satisfaction
New Dev. Lead Bus/Sys Analyst/QA Test: PBM - Pharmacy Benefit Management - Regulatory Compliance CVS /Caremark
Detroit, Michigan Galaxy Systems October 2011 – February 2012
RX fulfillment, AS400, SQL, DB2, MS Project, Use Case, HPQC, UX/UI Design,, Agile, Business Cont. Plan, Embarcadero Data Modeling
Challenge: Integrate purchased mainframe system into current AS400, establish Best Practices - large, multi-platform project
Developed Event Diagrams, Process Diagrams, System and Program Flow Diagrams, Context Diagram, Actor Definitions - Data Mapping – Issue resolution. Business Process Redesign
Multidimensional, metadata analysis. Maintain safety, security, and privacy standards Created User Stories. Wrote the BRD, Test Cases, Test scripts, Technical Specs.
Participate in Defect Triage, issue investigation and resolution customer/support as appropriate. Prioritize, escalate and track incidents according to the SLA. – Hands on leadership
Business Process Redesign – Wrote requirements conducted JAD sessions, VISIO, Issue Management, Built Financial Models to represent real experiences.
Lead Development of Requirements Project Rollout Coordination & Control - Completed test system design - verified to user satisfaction
New Dev. Lead Bus/Sys Analyst / Data Modeler QA Test: PentaSAP Project Chrysler
Auburn Hills, Michigan. CSC March 2011 – July 2011
SAP, Materials & Asset Management (MM), Share Pt., Business Continuity, Use Case, Fit – Gap, Prototyping, MS Project
Challenge: Integrate SAP into the current environment
Met w customers, chaired JAD meetings. Gathered & Documented Business Requirements, Processes Installation, Issue Management, Product Disposition. Hands on leadership. Coded SQL
Communicate with system end users to gather system feedback, conduct defect reviews, improved functionality. Multidimensional, metadata analysis - Lead Development of Requirements
Business Process Redesign – Wrote requirements conducted JAD sessions, VISIO, Issue Management, Built Financial Models to represent real experiences. Actor Definitions.
Wrote the Detail Test Design - Lead Development of Requirements - Wrote Technical Specs - Used SAS for ad hoc reporting. Excellent ability to plan, document and develop procedures.
Defined stage scope and boundaries via deliverables and timetable – defined business case. Completed test system design. Project Rollout Coordination & Control – Customer Delighted
Supplier Change Lead Bus/Sys Analyst: CA-MMIS State of Calif. Dept. of Health Care Services
Sacramento, Calif. Stanfield Systems August. 2010 – February, 2011
DB2, PHI, Sybase, BPR, MS Project, Use Case, Wire Frame, Power Pt, MMIS, HIPAA, Agile, Embarcadero Data Modeling Tool, UML
Challenge: Ensure the seamless transition from one contract supplier to another
SLR-Defined stage scope and boundaries via deliverables and timetable – defined business case – update risk log - Business Impact Analysis Business Objects Reporting/Design. VISIO
Lead Development of Requirements - Wrote Technical Specs- Use Cases – Data Mapping. Business Process Redesign. Issue Management, Installation, Product Disposition, Wireframes
Excellent ability to plan, document & develop procedures, and objectives in support of critical projects for clients – Resource Planning. The focal point for questions.
Manage deployment of web-based, Client-Server, & Mainframe applications. Member of the change advisory board (CAB. Organize and conduct vendor evaluation
Wrote requirements, conducted JAD, Developed Event Diagrams, Process Diagrams, System and Program Flow Diagrams, Validated code to requirements - Saving the State $50 million
New Dev. Management Lead Bus/Sys Analysts/Data Modelers QA Testers: Quick Save Retail Outlets
Detroit, Michigan Esoteric Enterprises Dec. 2008 – May 2010
ETL, BPR, MS Project, JAD, Rational Rose, Use Case, Wire Frame, Power Pt., Asset Management, SQ Server, Agile
Challenge: Find the best possible solution to Business problems - create web-based solutions– translate requirements to functional specs
Led the effort to optimize Business Processes using advanced IT tools - measurable cost savings – Cost Benefit Analysis - Completed Power Point documentation and presented it to the client
Provided technical, user and business assurance documents during the start and middle of the project - Data Mapping – Business Architecture - Embarcadero Data Modeling Tool
Design and Development for both OLTP and Data warehousing environments. data mapping. Participated in the ongoing process of configuration management. Business Process Redesign.
Wrote Context, Entity Relationship, Data Flow, Use Case, Class, Activity, Sequence, Extensions Diagrams, Wireframes, Business Rules, Traceability Matrix, Business Objects/Artifacts
Wrote requirements conducted JAD sessions, VISIO, Issue Management, Built Financial Models to represent real experiences. Solutions embraced by Stakeholders.
New Dev. Lead Bus/Sys Analyst / Data Modeler QA Test: MOS Project Blue Cross
Detroit, Michigan. Epitec October 2007 – November 2008
Excel, Visio, 837, EDI, ITS, SAS, FTP/NDM, PHI, ETL, HIPAA, MMS/MMIS, BRD, CSD, TDD, Fit/Gap Anal., MS Project, Agile, FOCUS
Challenge: Create a Comprehensive Parallel Test to assess the veracity of the MOS system - large, multi-platform project
Medicare, Medicaid, and HIPAA transaction processing – Claims Medical Billing – took control of the project– Issue resolution Wrote the Detail Test Design - Wrote Technical Specs. ETL
Built a system to compare 837 Facility & Professional local transactions to NASCO – DB2 Applied Knowledge of Business-IT to requirements - Lead Development of Requirements
Built test cases, executed tests and verified results– took control of MS Project – tested feedback links -Wrote the Comprehensive System Design, Analyzed Customer Technical Requirements
Developed Event Diagrams, Process Diagrams, System and Program Flow Diagrams, Wireframes – translate requirements to functional specs. Business Process Redesign –
Wrote requirements conducted JAD sessions, VISIO, Issue Management, Built Financial Models to represent real experiences. Business Objects Reporting/Design.Mapped Data Nasco to BC.
Project Roll Out, Coordination & Control Completed test system design, built, and executed tests verified to customer satisfaction – Process verified that MOS works - $40M saved
New Development / QA Programmer/ Analyst: Single Order Edit Ford Motor Co.
Dearborn, Michigan. CIBER May 2005 – October 2007
J2EE, WLM - Work Load Manager, Outlook, DB2 Connect, Stored Procedure Builder, Share Point, Wire Frames, Prototyping, Sharepoint
Use Case, BRD, “Move for DB2, SOX standards, UML, SKU Processing, Micro Focus re-hosting, Rational Rose, Data Warehouse/Mining,
Challenge: Give web pages access to data stored on Mainframe - large, multi-platform project
Moved DB2 data between Prod. & Test environments via Princeton Softech’s “Move for DB2” Developed Business Cases / Use Cases Built test cases, executed tests and verified results-
Developed Event Diagrams, Process Diagrams, System and Program Flow Diagrams, Wireframes – Data mapping used Test Director and Share Point for QA used RUP SLC & Ford SDM
Business Process Redesign – Wrote requirements conducted JAD sessions, VISIO, Issue Management, Built Financial Models to represent real experiences. Built the Stored Procedure interface between JAVA and DB2 using Stored Procedure Builder / WLM / DB2 Connect– Project Successful- $100M savings
New Dev. Management Project Leader / Systems / Business Analyst: Project Orange Visteon
Dearborn, Michigan. CGEY February 2003 - February 2005
COBOL, IMS DB/DC, OS JCL, Fileaid, Endeavor, Expediter, DB2, FTP, BI, HTML, REXX, Visio, Power Point, Fit-Gap BPR, MS Project
Challenge: Clone Largest Manufacturing Control System Ever Written before the FTC pulls the plug - largest multi-platform project
Lead Development of Requirements Project Rollout Coordination & Control - Business Impact Analysis – Business Process Redesign SKU Processing
Responsible for diagramming Mainframe / Web systems using Visio - Prioritization & Management of Requirements & Deliverables Micro Focus re-hosting. Used SAS for ad hoc reporting
Responsible for training and giving direction to new employees - MS Project - Business Continuity Planning – Issue resolution - Cost Benefit Analysis. Supervised 20 people most offshore.
Cross Functional / Divisional / Corporation Planning – Resource Planning & Reallocation – Disaster Recovery Design. Participated in the ongoing process of configuration management.
Built test cases, executed tests and verified results- used Test Director and Share Point for QA– automated testing Created a document repository – Developed ad hoc Task Forces
Wrote Rexxes that queried DB2 tables to format reports on data structures – Data Mapping /Data Design - Chaired and organized meetings to finalize efforts to create new test environments
Became the focal point for questions from the Ford & Visteon sides – Business Architecture Used JAD Applied Knowledge of Business-IT to Requirements, Ford SDM
Part of a Large Team the Largest Single IT Project Ever and it was Successful! SEC satisfied – disaster avoided
New Development / QA Tech. Lead: Reconstruct Lost Data Air Products
Allentown, Penn. Yoh May 2002- November 2002
COBOL, DB2, IMS DB/DC, JCL, Fileaid IMS, Expediter, APS, Lotus Notes, UML, BI, Agile Methodology
Challenge: Reconstruct data fragmented thru a series of untested system modifications
Coded,, tested, production rollout of code - customer approved – on time - under budget – Business chaos avoided
New Development / QA Tech. Lead: Credit Card processing Capitol One
Richmond, Virginia. TEK Systems September 2001 – April 2002
COBOL, DB2, IMS DB/DC, OS JCL, Fileaid IMS, Expediter, APS, CIIS, RAD, Lotus Notes, FOCUS, Agile Methodology, Retail Banking
Challenge: Move data to new IBM designed RI free DB2 – CIIS standard, AML/BSA/SEA Compliance -Coded, tested, production rollout - customer approved – on time - under budget
Note: My IT Career started in 1980 – many of my experiences in COBOL, FOCUS, JCL, TSO, MVS/ZOS, VSAM are not listed.
EDUCATION: B.S. Management and Marketing Valparaiso University Data Processing / Computer Science Illinois Central College ΛΧΑ