Programme Manager with more than 20 years of experience in all aspects of project and programme management. Attribute success in meeting business objectives through the use of proven techniques, prioritization, persistence and utilizing the skills of each team member. Success driven by attention to detail, spearheading strategic planning, and pioneering lucrative innovations. Excellent communicator, expertly acting as liaison between company, employees, and clients. Recognized for integrity and constantly striving for individual and team improvements.
Project Management (PMI certified)
Superb Time Management Skills
Highlights of Qualifications
Project Manager for ERP implementation at University of the West Indies.
I successfully managed a 3rd party consulting team and an internal staff of business analysts in the requirements gathering, business process mapping and readiness assessment processes to produce a final ERP Recommendation that met the Campus implementation targets and its goal of modernizing and automating internal business processes. Operating Systems: Windows * HPUX * Redhat * SuSe * Linux
Productivity Tools: MS Office Suite * Oracle * MS SQL * MySQL * MongoDB
Project Management Professional (PMP): member ID: 1063154
Vincent Chin University of the West IndiesSoftware Architect
The recommendation was accepted and work as outlined in the document is proceeding.
The new ERP is projected to improve the campus recruitment and enrollment by 30% Developed a graphical event correlation engine that earned a patent for IBM.
IBM needed a graphical tool that would allow the network operator to identify multiple events generated on a single source, including downstream events from other related entities.
The system would automatically correlate these events and generate an alert on the root cause of failure.
Impact: Significant savings in the data center due to the reduction in workload and in the number of operators now required in the data center.
Successfully led the development of an integration toolkit solution at BMC Software.
The integration toolkit provided an API interface to BMC's Patrol and BSM product suites.
The company needed a standard and reliable mechanism for receiving and integrating third party notifications at its monitoring console.
The team developed an API and a graphical configuration utility to make the setup and use of the toolkit easy and intuitive.
Impact: The integration solutions built with the toolkit facilitated the proliferation of the BMC's event management products and allowed it to gain market share.
Designed and delivered a system integration solution 6-weeks ahead of schedule.
My team was tasked with building a custom integration solution that would seamlessly integrate the BMC's flagship application monitoring solution with other leading vendor monitoring tools.
Re-prioritized all work and made the delivery of the integration the top priority.
This action allowed me to deliver the integration solution 6 weeks ahead of schedule.
Impact: BMC Software was able to beat its two biggest competitors on a bid and won a $10,000,000 contract to build the customer's new application infrastructure.
Member of IBM Rapid Response team that responded to critical customer issues and to quickly develop solutions that satisfies the customer.
IBM Mainframe Division was experiencing significant customer issues with newly release computer systems and needed rapid support interventions.
Based on my knowledge, skill and ability to work within a team, I was selected as one of 4 members for the Rapid Response Team.
Impact: The Rapid Response team successfully reduced customer issues and significantly improved customer relationship for the company.
Open Campus UWI is the largest and most prestigious higher education institution serving the English-speaking Caribbean, with campuses in Barbados Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago.
The Open Campus is the newest campus and is focused on online and distance education.
Led the UWI Open Campus application development team is designing and building a web based student management system.
Coordinated with the IT departments of the other UWI campuses to develop strategies for advancing I/T mission and vision of the university.
The lead Project Manager responsible for researching and recommending a new ERP system for the Campus Assist the campus CIO in managing internal and external relationships and to improve the IT visibility and stature of the Open Campus.
Guided Business Analysts in the mapping of business processes to be integrated into new ERP system.
Led the Business Continuity Planning and IT Disaster Recovery teams at the campus.
Integrys Energy Services, Green Bay WisconsinSr. Programmer Analyst
A Fortune 500 company offering energy solutions, energy information management and consulting services.
Created Project Charter, and Project Management Plans for IT software projects.
Developed, Supported and maintained software applications used by the company's gas management systems.
BMC Software IncHouston, TexasManager / Lead Product Developer
A global provider of enterprise management software with operations in over 65 countries and $2B in annual revenue.
Managed the design, implementation and maintenance of integration toolkits and solutions between BMC flagship products and 3rd party Network Management Systems.
Managed R&D activities, performing multiple roles as Lead Product Developer and Product Line Manager.
Ensured that products met quality standards, customer requirements, compatibility requirements, and delivery schedules Performed risk analysis, safeguarding with strategic contingencies.
Plan product beta program as needed.
Supervised 8 to 13 staff, administering annual team performance reviews.
Vincent Chin IBM CorporationRaleigh, NCSenior Staff Programmer
A leading global provider of technological services and systems with over 100,000 employees worldwide.
Database Administrator for the IBM, Poughkeepsie manufacturing site databases.
Designed products and product features and participated in the implementation process.
Led implementation teams for various products assigned to the department including NetView PC development Participated in the numerous software conversion from Mainframe platforms to PCs and UNIX systems Trained, mentored, and aided junior programmers and test technicians on numerous processes and applications including System/390 architecture, testing, and diagnostic techniques.
Keller Graduate School of ManagementHouston, TXMaster of Business Administration: Project Management, distinctionProject Management, distinction
Marist CollegePoughkeepsie, NYBachelor of Computer ScienceGPA: cum laudecum laude
College of AeronauticsFlushing, NYAssociate: Applied Science Electronic EngineeringGPA: cum laudeApplied Science Electronic Engineering cum laude
PMI certified since 2006
Licensed Insurance Agent: W226391 - State of Florida, since 2014
- PMI certified since 2006
Licensed Insurance Agent: W226391 - State of Florida, since 2014