Twenty years of experience and leadership in information technology system design and implementation of Warehouse Management applications, ERP systems,/ legacy applications / and RFID systems in retail and manufacturing environments.
- Provide leadership and management to the Information Technology Service .Net programming department; Director level charge to provide, operate, and maintain all IT aspects and services; Responsible for Project Management Business Analysis and requirements gathering for ERP project. Completed implementation of ERP system EPICOR/Vantage 8 407a.; Management of installation of new server/hardware and network configuration and systems. Implementation of Virtual Servers. This eliminated 7 servers which are now used for Data Warehousing; Assist in budget preparation and management; Recommendations for technical acquisitions; and development of guidelines, standards and procedures; Charged with strategic planning, tactical action, and operational decision - making to fulfill the mission of the ITS department; Possess initiative, drive with broad relevant technical knowledge and good management expertise; Reports To Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
Sr. Business AnalystResponsibilities:
- Elicits information based on client and/or internal business needs; Documents requirements and translates requirements into functional specifications adhering to Project Management and Business Analyst methodologies; Synthesizes complex information into concise, readable, unambiguous language. Owns written requirements/specifications, acceptance, traceability matrix and related documents from creation and modification through solution delivery; Analyzes feasibility and resource changes as a result of requirements modifications through impact analysis reporting. Informs and advises affected parties of business impact; Champions the business needs and pain points of the client and/or internal team while balancing the climate, priorities, capabilities and constraints of both client and customer; Assists in testing phases, including test development and requirement test acceptance. Raises concerns that may impede test acceptance; Remediates issues; Understands testing methodologies (e.g. Agile) in order to effectively work with test teams; Develops, maintains and demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of clients and customers technical environments; Seeks opportunities for process improvement without negatively impacting service delivery. Standardizes approaches and processes as appropriate; proactively seeks areas of efficiencies that can drive project improvement; Leverages best practices, lessons learned with team. Builds shared sense of delivery goals and objectives.
Confidential, Bentonville AR
IT Director Application DevelopmentResponsibilities:
- IT manager for Microsoft .NET Application Development Company; Direct EPICOR/Vantage implementation; Reports to CIO of Confidential ; Responsible for account management; Systems design and defining business processes as pertained to customer requirements, project management, project scopes, timelines and programming deliverables; Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget; Perform status report review prepared by project personnel; RFID Business Process and Account Logistical Management for large scale RFID; ERP deployments; Define logistical requirements for large-scale systems across the US.; ERP EPICOR/Vantage project definition and upgrade; Reviews project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements; Work with Sales and Marketing to determine project cost projection and establish development timelines and milestones; Worked within given budget to perform in a lean development environment; Statistical and departmental analysis based on KPI reporting from accounting; National Project Manager; Worked exclusively with WAL~MART distribution sector providing client management, relationship-building and selling & consulting of WEB based applications, as well as full project management, logistic, business processes definition and formal documentation and complete account management for multi-million dollar projects; Performed processes within WAL~MART ISD to ensure WAL~MART standard business processes are followed.
National Project and Logistics managerResponsibilities:
- Consultant and representing multiple WAL~MART Vendors; Responsible for defining logistical requirements and developing business processes to for a national deployment of wireless customer service system; Coordination of logistics and management of teams of project coordinators, project leads and network engineers; Deployed over 3000 WAL~MART and distribution centers stores during the duration of the project; IT RF/RFID Warehouse management analyst - ;JDEdwards AS/400 Security Administrator. Responsible for system wide ERP security. ;Maintain user profiles and administered departmental access to all areas of finance ; Design and implementation for warehouse management system using wireless RFID technology ; Responsible for technology research, purchasing technology, project scope and design, application development, budget management, systems upgrade, data warehousing and communication of wireless network.; ;JDEdwards Project Design Analyst •JDEdwards Procurement Replenishment Supply Chain WEB project. Designed WEB based procurement interface into JDEdwards using Microsoft WEB services. This eliminated backorders by 70%; JDEdwards Project Manager - Company acquisition Data conversion project. Responsible for developing project scope assigning tasks to development and generating adequate project timeline for deployment of conversion applications ; JDEdwards Financial Data Analyst/Reporting Analyst; SQL Server Data Warehousing. Showcase Strategy Reporting. Data Warehousing and SQL server data analyst for accounting, sales and forecasting; Sr. Programmer Analyst JDEdwards, Warehouse management, manufacturing programmer analyst for Accounts Payable, Receivable, Payroll and multiple areas of warehouse management systems.