Accomplished and high performing IT executive with demonstrated ability to use data analytics, business intelligence, data mining, predictive analytics, and data visualization to improve business and ROI. Quickly establishes credibility through vision, business proficiency, strategy, thought leadership, technical expertise and accompanying results. Possess excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and negotiating skills. Skilled in creating and delivering easily understood PowerPoint presentations of complex concepts to audiences of all levels and sizes. Highly committed to a management style embracing continuous learning and improvement. True leader and mentor who inspires confidence in employees by empowering them to do their jobs and rewarding them for their accomplishments.
LEADERSHIP & STRATEGY
BIG DATA ANALYTICS
SENIOR DIRECTOR, BIG DATA ANALYTICS, 09/2017 to CurrentAMERICAN CYBERSYSTEMS － Denver, CO
Serving as a leader in delivering strategy and solution architecture for Big Data Analytics and cloud strategy for Advanced Grid Intelligence and Security for a major Utility company
Directing a team of Architects, Business analysts and ETL developers to build a Near real-time data warehouse for energy consumption analysis. The project will result in improved customer satisfaction and reduced operating costs
Authoring the reference architecture for Data management, governance, reporting, and technology usage
Leading a portfolio management project to develop the roadmap and strategy to advance to the "To-be" state. This will reduce the O&M cost by eliminating the redundant application
DIRECTOR, DATA & ANALYTICS, 06/2011 to 09/2017GATES CORPORATION － Denver, CO
Advanced to a role to provide new leadership, strategically guide organization and team, and offer innovative strategies to exceed corporate goals. Promoted three times in five years
Orchestrated the implementation of pricing analytics resulting in the identification of low profitability and negative margin customers, contributing $15M in realized opportunities.
Increased adoption of data delivered insights to enable strategic planning and tactical decision, resulting in $8M in topline growth and 800 basis point improvement in customer satisfaction.
Established a new sales forecasting process, improving the accuracy by 400 basis points.
Spearheaded the creation of the global Business Intelligence organization; creating impactful, data-driven decisions, by consolidating and standardizing 23 different ERP's into a centralized, enterprise data warehouse with self-service reporting and dashboard solutions.
Created and executed a multi-year, transformational, data & analytics strategy and roadmap aligned to enterprise initiatives.
Managed vendor relations, negotiated contracts and augmented team with contract resources for successful delivery of strategic data initiatives.
Facilitated the enterprise rollout of Tableau and Cloudera Big Data environment
SOLUTION ARCHITECT, 08/2006 to 06/2011IBM CORPORATION － Denver, CO
Managed $3M yearly budget and developed a geographically diverse talent dense 32-member Business Intelligence team charged with driving the data and analytics strategy.
Eliminated the silo data marts resulting in 30% reduction data footprint and $1.2M operational cost savings.
Reduced lead time to respond to audit from 14 to less than 2 days and saved $300K annually through the delivery of Audit Readiness Repository that consolidated purchasing data across 3 systems.
Orchestrated the development of the enterprise data strategy, master data standards, and reporting strategy
Deployed the enterprise data warehouse and outlined the reporting & analytics platform as part of a strategic $20M, multi-year investment.
Defined the multi-year data strategy that consolidated analytics needs across 6 functional areas.
Led a modified agile approach to deliver over 45 project releases over a period of 5 years that cumulatively integrated 65 data sources into the target state Teradata platform.
Defined data management policy, framework, data aggregation and reporting procedures, established data governance and data quality working groups and chaired the data governance council.
Interfaced with business teams to analyze data from various sources (in-house databases, third party data sources, and other sources) to continually drive improved customer decisions and outcomes
ENTERPRISE DATA ARCHITECT, REPORT DEVELOPER, ETL DEVELOPER., 09/2003 to 06/2006
Education and Training
MASTER OF SCIENCE:COMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERINGUniversity of Texas － Arlington, TX
BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING:Mechanical EngineeringNational Institute of Engineering － Mysore, India
Oracle, Teradata, Microsoft SQL Server, Big Data, Hadoop,
Microsoft Access, SAP Business Objects, Tableau, IBM Cognos, Hyperion Brio, Data
mining, Data warehousing, project management, decision making, data-driven
analytics, digital strategy, people management, vendor management, Supply
chain, team building, Enterprise Resource Planning(ERP), communication skills,
verbal and written communication, continuous improvement, conflict resolution,
verbal and written communication skills, presentation skills, consulting
experience, onshore/offshore strategy, AWS, Python, R, IBM SPSS, Erwin,
Salesforce, MS Project, Visio, MS Office, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint