Project Manager effective in leading and directing software projects from inception to launch. More than 10 years of progressive management experience and repeated success in developing project initiatives, directing project plans and achieving revenue performance targets.
*Currently Possess a SECRET level security clearance
Quality assurance and control
Microsoft Office Suite expert
Project development and lifecycle
Deputy Program ManagerFeb 2014 to Current CSRA Incorporated Robins AFB － GA
Perform various duties associated with program management of the software development team.
Support prime contractor Program Manager in execution of the AIT program.
Review and tracking of all deliverable documentation.
Management and tracking of software releases, to include development of associated documentation
Verification, Validation & Testing Lead
Support of the Air Force Automated Identification Technology (AIT) Air Force Global Enterprise Tracking (AFGET) and Automated Material Issue Center (AMIC) programs.
VV&T Lead - Responsibilities include:.
Responsible for software support services including, functional and non-functional requirements gathering, and documentation of requirements.
Responsible for conducting various levels of software testing to include regression, integration, operational and performance testing, and government acceptance testing.
Performed the role of SCRUM Master in support of the implementation of Agile Scrum Methodology by working with product owners to develop and create user stories, groom the backlog, sprint review and planning; leading daily stand-ups, tracking burn down, team velocity, and progress.
Provide customer/end-user support in business process realignment.
Provide Go Live user support and multiple site locations.
Responsible for development and/or edits to software documentation.
Operations Quality ManagerOct 2012 to Feb 2014 Leidos － Warner Robins, GA
Management of the verification, validation and test (VV&T) support team for the RAMPOD Program.
Quality Assurance Support to include all activities associated with software development, testing, delivery and fielding of software products.
Updates to program related documentation for compliance with policies, procedures and quality standards.
Review/assessment of all project-related documents such as requirements specifications, software and database design documents, software test plans, interface documents, and user manuals.
Meeting support to include slide preparation, meeting agendas, and meeting minutes for Contract Review Meetings, Configuration Control Board (CCB) meetings to review and approve work orders, Integrated Process Team (IPT) meetings to brief project status, and Documentation Sub-IPT to create standardized project documentation templates.
Participate and witness testing activities (system level, regression and government acceptance tests) for all software products and provide deployment recommendations to Government
Warner Robins Site Lead for ISO Audits.
Internal ISO AuditorJun 2012 to Mar 2014 Leidos － Warner Robins, GA
Conduct Internal ISO Audits for Warner Robins Site Contracts
Software Project Control and Quality Assurance.
Software Projects ManagerSep 2007 to Oct 2012 SAIC － Warner Robins, GA
Management of the software applications support team for the RAMPOD Program.
Preparation and coordination of technical approaches/solutions for various software projects that includes MS Project schedule and cost estimates.
Support various project-related meetings to include design reviews, project status meetings, IPT, CCB and any other program support related meetings as needed.
Perform various levels of software application testing to include Acceptance Testing.
Prepare and conduct employee performance reviews.
Participate and collect data for ISO 9001 Re-Certification Audits.
Continued process improvement IAW CMMI Processes and Procedures.
Software Quality Assurance LeadDec 2005 to Sep 2007 SAIC － Warner Robins, GA
Perform software quality assurance responsibilities for the RAMPOD Program.
Perform audits, peer reviews and tracking of all projects documentation within the (SAIC) RAMPOD Program.
Update and maintain the Software Quality Assurance Plan for (SAIC) RAMPOD Program.
Coordinate and conduct testing of all software applications within (SAIC) RAMPOD and document results via Quality Assurance Report.
Develop and maintain metrics for the (SAIC) RAMPOD projects.
Maintain and update, as necessary, the CMMI Training Plan for all (SAIC) RAMPOD personnel.
Software Quality AssuranceJul 2003 to Dec 2005 Epoch Software Systems, Inc － Robins AFB, GA
Provided software quality assurance support on Electronic Warfare software engineering projects and processes operating in a CMMI Maturity Level 5 environment.
Attended Software Monthly Management Reviews (SMMRs) and Software Configuration Control Sub-Boards (SCCSBs) with upper management to track project status and to answer QA-related questions.
Also performed audits of SMMR and SCCSB briefings for compliance and accuracy of information.
Performed audits and peer reviews of processes, planning documentation (i.e., Project Requirements Specification (PRS), Software Development Plan (SDP), Configuration Management Plan (CMP) and Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM)), and metrics.
Performed administrative duties for the Software Management Group (SMG) and the Requirements Management Working Group (RMWG), which included conference room scheduling, sending out meeting request, preparation of the meeting agenda, maintaining action items, and preparation and distribution of meeting minutes.
Human Resources GeneralistMay 1991 to Jun 2002 ARINC Incorporated － Warner Robins, GA
Provided assistance in the staffing efforts to provide professional and efficient HR support to the Southeastern Regional offices of the company.
Also provided Generalist support to associates and managers.
Support the recruitment/staffing efforts for new personnel by screening/conducting phone interviews of potential candidates, coordinating/scheduling and arranging travel, as necessary, for candidate interviews, conduct reference and degree verifications, prepare offer letters, conduct new employee orientations, and assist employees with benefits-related issues.
Responsible for administering the Industrial Security Program, which involved processing requests for personnel security clearances via the Electronic Personnel Security Questionnaire (EPSQ) Program; maintained classified information logs and controlled access to classified safe; prepared and participated in the Defense Security Service (DSS) Audits; and maintain personnel security files.
HS Diploma6/1982Warner Robins High School － Warner Robins, GA
Internal Quality Systems Auditor (TPECS) - Certificate No. 7820820-97541
*RABQSA - QM - Quality Management Systems
*RABQSA - AU - Management Systems Auditing
*SAFe ScrumXP Certified
*Currently pursuing Project Management Profession (PMP) Certification