Twenty years of diversified progressive experience in teh fields of Information Technology (IT), Information Systems(IS), Electronic Data Interchange, Legacy System Interfacing, Order fulfillment, Warehouse management, Manufacturing, Logistics, Web Interfacing, and developing project management skills
Experience includes: directing development and design teams in providing solutions to customer specifications, building strong client engagement bonds, establishing requirements, examining business workflows and identifying sources of operational risk, tailoring software productivity enhancements, improving systems infrastructure, hardware administration and technical applications support.
Professional skills include: stakeholder engagement, leading requirements engineering and guiding teh analysis/design process, resolving complex technical issues, developing business procedures, identifying value - added solutions, providing continuous process innovation and providing technical and end-user support
A communicator - as teh key point of contact, able to clearly communicate objectives, manage conflict resolution, identify risks and articulate requirements to management, development, and design teams
Technical credibility with exceptional documentation and presentation capabilities
Positive leadership, with methodical work habits and detailed organization while maintaining team focus on scope and managing stakeholders expectations
Empathetic to teh needs of customers, stakeholders, and team members
Ability to work TEMPeffectively under pressure utilizing advanced problem-solving skills
Strong technical background, proven leadership skills, and enthusiastic demeanor ensure organizational and customer success
Project management skills include conducting system audits, defining projects, managing scope and customer expectations, designing project plans to determine resource requirements, tracking task assignments, developing work breakdown structure (WBS), identifying opportunities to cross-sell solutions and directing efforts of team members
Able to investigate and understand root cause of problems, develop and implement solutions, and achieve objectives within expectations
Analyzing existing customer infrastructure, business processes, and systems
ERP - JDE World 7.3/8.1 MAPICS II/ DB/XA 7.8, Genius, Mozart
2010 Versions: MS Project and Suite, Visio, SharePoint
EDI- Harbinger, Trusted Link 3.1, Sterling Gentran 5.4
IBM tool set - WSDC 7.0, SDU, SDA, PDM, TATOOL, Client Access
RPG II/III/IV/ILE, RPG Free, C, XML, HTML, FTP
MySQL/ OS400 SQL (query and embedded), Service programs, binding, Subfiles
OS400, CL/400, AS400 Query, SOE, ODBC
Project Development Manager
Automation of EDI processes - Designed, Managed and Deployed a highly successful rewrite of EDI programs for various vendors to create a universal process for all. Used X12, 810, 816, 850, 855, 856, 860 and 864. dis included project definition, gathering and developing requirements, identification of key resources and software development,
BATF compliance Initiative - Designed managed and deployed a Serial number tracking system to achieve Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms compliance. Project requirements gathering encompassed process improvement analysis with recommendations to senior management and stakeholder buy-in from multiple departments within a matrix environment. Final product consisted of a data warehouse tracking system which was integrated into teh entire product life cycle from manufacturing, fulfillment and back end processing.
Physical Inventory upgrade - Provided a gap analysis with a cross functional team, obtained buy-in to create a process that captured data via RF technology to reduce teh time to completion and increase accuracy of teh data captured. Total time to complete a full inventory was reduced by 60%.
Creation of Web Feed Interface - Worked with a cross functional team of internal staff, outside vendors and consultants to generate a project plan to implement a process to receive orders from a third party shopping cart leveraging existing internal EDI order feed technologies. An additional deliverable to provide a customer call center application was created to provide customer support for existing and new orders.
Sr. Applications Developer
JDE Implementation - Implementation of Advance Warehousing and Inventory Management modules.
EDI Web Feed Order Enter and billing system - Design, developed and deployed custom software that used teh existing JDE EDI logic to create orders and send out invoices within teh legacy system.
Drop Ship Initiative - Designed, developed and deployed a highly complex system that used several algorithms to determine if a product should be drop shipped based on ABC analysis, Cost of Goods Sold, Availability from Vendors and time of delivery of product.
EDI 832 Initiative - Worked with a cross functional team as a Lead role through teh SDLC process which included project definition, gathering and developing requirements, identification of key resources, software development and deployment. Process would receive product data from multiple Drop ship vendors and maintain Item updates with availability.
Vertex Integration - Vertex tax module integration within Order entry and Financials.
Light picking model - Designed, developed and implement tier system to receive conveyor information to direct packages to appropriate picking and shipping areas, validate contents by weight and perform an immediate ship confirmation.