STAFFED PROJECT assembled and managed a dedicated core project team consisting of company staff and selected staff from project contractors.
Additional subject matter experts were added as needed.
May 2010 to CurrentU.S. Indian Health Service Tucson Area Office － Tucson, Arizona
Sells Indian Hospital
Supervisory IT Specialists - MANAGE IT OPERATIONS AND INFRASTRUTURE for the Sells Indian Hospital, San Simon, and Santa Rosa Health Clinics.
Responsible for supervising a team and ensuring assigned duties are completed within strict timeframes.
Provide operational management technical support for Tucson Area IHS facilities to include the following: Workstation and Server configuration, problem resolution, software distribution, workstation configurations, asset management, field operations, Tucson Area Data Center and DR Site.
Determine customer needs and allocates staff resources, equipment and materials.
Determine need for hardware, software, data management and data base management equipment and tools.
Develop long-and short-range plans of action including budgets, timeframes, and resource allocations.
Serve as Area Consultant for New Technology initiatives: evaluate new technology, define project scope, requirements, deliverables, schedules, and resource allocation.
VIRTULIZATION DATA CENTER CONSOLIDATION PROJECT: The project included consolidation of physical servers from 4 disperses locations to a central Data Center.
Design and deployment of a remote DR site.
Project Utilized VMware ESXi, Dell Blade Server, and Compellent SAN.
Project merged 120 physical servers to 40 virtual Servers which increased reliability and reducing OPEX costs.
VIRTUAL DESKTOP (VDI) PROJECT: Initial project scope includes deployment of 150 VDI seats utilizing VMware Horizon and Wyse Zero clients.
Project objective is to reduce multiple login profiles with a common desktop that will follow Clinician's from site to site.
Thus improving clinic workflows.
ARUBA WIRELESS PROJECT: Deploy Aruba wireless infrastructure in Sells Indian Hospital.
Configured Aruba controller, Configured separate VLANs for AP and Client traffic, Integrated Policy Manager with Active Directory, Deployed infrastructure for future BYOD.
10GIG FIBER BACKBONE PROJECT and INFASTRUCTURE UPGRADE: Project included design and Installation over sight of 10G fiber ring on Sells Indian Hospital campus.
Replacement of obsolete switches and installation of new CISCO switches in campus facilities.
Project increased reliability and reduced bandwidth issues on campus.
Tucson Area Office
ISSO / Information Systems Security Officer - OVERSEE IT SECURITY OPERATIONS for the Tucson Area San Xavier Health Clinic, Sells Indian Hospital, San Simon, and Santa Rosa Health Clinics.
Developing IA policies and procedures to ensure information systems confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, and data.
Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments of planned and installed information systems.
Review network and systems design to ensure implementation of appropriate systems security policies.
Promoting awareness of security issues among management and staff.
Perform investigations for potential security or compliance issues.
Review system logs for possible security issues.
VULNERABILITY REDUCTION PROJECT: Reduced Tucson Area vulnerabilities from 50,000 to less than 2000 in 2 months.
Project moved Tucson Area from 10 worse in agency to 10 best.
CMOP (Consolidated Mail Outpatient Pharmacy) PROJECT: Provides mail order prescriptions to Tucson Area patients and facilities using the VA automated distribution systems.
VRAD (Virtual Radiology) PROJECT: interface with vendor to supply Radiology read service with automated processing and posting of reports via HL7.
Manager Systems Integration August 2008 to May 2010GeoDigital International － Lompoc, California
OVERSEE IT OPERATIONS for the Lompoc California office: Including Production and Test servers, client workstations, LAN, VOIP phone system, data storage and integrity, network security.
MANAGE PROJECTS AND LEAD PROJECT TEAMS, responsibilities include managing project teams working on client custom mapping applications, and systems Integration projects.
This includes working closely with the client to assure project requirements and schedules are met, custom database development, integration of custom applications with client applications
CLIENT DATA COLLECTION PROJECT: Project Manager for customer technology project with a $1.5 Million budget.
In charge of all facets of the project, including project requirements and scope documentation, client negations, testing, implementation, and deliverables.
BUILD OUT OF TELECOMMUCATION INFRASTRUCTURE: Responsible for all facets, including design and management of the telecommunication infrastructure for new office.
Project included installation of network and voice cabling, network topology design, specification and procurement of hardware (phone system, servers, routers, switches, UPS), installation and configuration of network hardware.
Senior Data Administrator Project Manager May 1993 to August 2008NEVADA POWER COMPANY － Las Vegas, Nevada
Nevada Power Company - Asset Management
OVERSEE DATA MANAGEMENT for Las Vegas and Reno regional Central Mapping groups.
This includes database integrity, data quality and data development.
Including, identifying key data elements to capture and store, assuring data is up to date, and key data is available for corporate applications and reports,.
OVERSEE BUSINESS PROCESS REENGINEERING (BPR) by working closely with internal customers from Engineering, Planning, Operations and Accounting identifying opportunities for process improvement.
This includes developing new processes and policies, modifying existing processes and policies, and benchmarking results.
COORDINATE STAFF assigning and reviewing work of nine (9) Technicians posting approximately 4000 Work Order changes to the corporate mapping repository database, which supports corporate applications and mission critical applications.
SERVE AS SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT AND PRINCIPAL LIAISON - partnering with internal and external customers to maintain and develop a cooperative business relationship.
Work with internal customers to implement system enhancements, address system and organizational issues.
Serve on internal company committees and Local Government committees.
Provide expertise as the technical subject matter expert in meetings.
Outage Management System
Nevada Power Company - Distribution Operations.
MANAGED $2 MILLION BUDGET tracked project costs, reviewed and authorized vendor invoices and project expenditures, planned resource requirements, and reported to executive oversight committee.
DIRECTED PROJECT TEAM in all project phases including planning, integration, vendor negations, testing, user training, and implementation.
This also included managing multiple onsite and offsite contractor resources.
IT Specialist Parker Indian Health Center － Parker, Arizona
IT SUPPORT for Parker Indian Health Center, Chemuavi, Peach Springs, Riverside Indian School, and Supai Reservation.
Installation and troubleshooting of Production and Test servers and Client office applications.
Installation of RPMS patch installs, EHR, iCare and Scheduling GUI.
Application support for Vista PACS system and special projects.
CLINICAL APPLICATIONS TERMINAL SERVICES PROJECT for Service Unit.
Installed and configured Win 2008 Terminal Service cluster (5 servers).
Configured and installed 40 Wyse thin clients in Out Patient Clinics and Pharmacies in the Service Unit.
Education and Training
MS : Information AssuranceNORWICH UNIVERSITYInformation Assurance
BS : Business Information SystemsUNIVERSITY OF PHOENIXBusiness Information Systems
Activities and Honors
Customer focused Information Technology professional with demonstrated experience in Project Management including vendor negotiations, RFP development, project financials, and statement of work development. Additional proven skills in the following areas: systems analysis, business process re-engineering, needs assessments, budgeting, resource assessment, systems planning and development.
Accounting, Active Directory, AP, Asset Management, agency, benchmarking, BPR, BUDGET, budgets, BUSINESS PROCESS REENGINEERING, cabling, hardware, network and systems, Consultant, controller, Client, clients, DATA COLLECTION, data management, data base, database, database development, Dell, documentation, GUI, Information Systems, IT SUPPORT, LAN, Local Government, managing, materials, meetings, Mail, office applications, Office, Win, 2000, network hardware, network security, network, networks, organizational, PACS, phone system, policies, problem resolution, processes, process improvement, procurement, quality, Radiology, read, routers, SAN, Scheduling, Server configuration, Servers, specification, Supervisory, supervising, switches, CISCO switches, systems Integration, technical support, user training, telecommunication, troubleshooting, UPGRADE, Vista, VOIP