DIRECTOR - VICE PRESIDENT
Visionary IT leader with a track record for defining, building and optimizing best-in-class IT operations. Reputation for defining enterprise technology strategies/solutions and SDLC processes that reduce costs, improve efficiencies, support organizational goals and maximize the technology investment. Highly valued strategic partner at the top management levels.
Translate business vision and strategy into operational tactics which ensured quality and future-focused products and services, while maximizing effectiveness of the operating budget. Formulating the internal policies and procedures necessary to effectively manage and control business processes and ensure compliance. Balance new business development with actively leading and supporting a positive, proactive results oriented culture that is regarded as innovative and demonstrative of the organization's values. In close partnership with the CEO, and Chief Business Development Officer, and define and implement the strategic growth plan to position the as a respected market leader in the area of business technology and platforms. Responsible for planning, directing and controlling the execution of all departmental day-to-day operating activities to achieve strategic goals including developing strategy and setting direction to support specific performance and revenue targets.
Responsible for the research and development teams as well as the support services provided and forecast and predict market trends within the Telecommunication space enabling the organization to strategically align products and services into the future.
Promoted to develop, mobilize, and lead an international team to plan, design, and execute highest priority technology and improvement projects. Cultivated and managed relationships with stakeholders, including executive team, operations personnel, business partners, and vendors.
Provided vision and leadership for developing and implementing knowledge management, IT initiatives and operations. Directed the planning, budgeting, procuring and delivery of the full spectrum of association technology and information services including IT customer support for desktop and mobile systems, network operations, integrated database development and management, disaster recovery and security, web development and information management. Defined, designed and implemented various PMO principles. Managed multiple initiatives in health-care, banking security, telecommunication, HR, content management and ERP. Supervise a team of 5 directors with an annual budget of $8 million+. Improved SDLC process and methodologies.
IBM - NIC/eGov provided eProcurement solution to Government sectors (Navy, Air Force, Pentagon, Federal and State departments). Managed multiple projects and also worked with Bank of America to implement eProcurement solutions.
Performed Business Analysis for Shell Oil, United Airlines, and Travelogy Content Management Solution. Responsibilities included Requirement Analysis, Requirements Design, Process Development, Business Process Re-engineering, Develop Business Rules, Manage Requirement Use Cases and Requirement Track Changes, Testing and Implementation, Manage Client expectations and deliverables, Project Management from Inception to Transition.
The projects entailed development of requirements, processes and a prototype of application for presentation. Perform business analysis. Responsibilities Include: Define and Refine Requirements, Propitiations, Use Cases, Design Use Case Diagrams, Business Rules, Manage Project Plans and Milestones, Develop Internet Strategies. Manage process control.
Led efforts to maintain continual and streamlined wireless operations in Nevada and Arizona, with oversight of three large 24 X 7 mobile switching centers, and ~300 radio base stations (cell sites).
Designed and developed accounting and inventory systems in Cobol and C language. Also Responsible for eliciting and managing requirements.
Certified IBM Specialist, Certified Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Coach, Certified Scrum Professional, Black Belt Sigma, ISO 9002 Certification Program, ITIL/ITSM Certification, PMP
Rational Unified Process, Six Sigma, Software Architecture Design Methods and Process
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