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Project Manager/consultant Resume

Redwood City, CA

SUMMARY:

  • Accomplished Technical Project Manager that successfully delivers results that meets or exceeds expectations.
  • Extensive experience in managing projects through all phases of the project lifecycle.
  • As a former software developer that transitioned into project management, I understand the entire software development lifecycle.
  • I enjoy working with teams to solve problems or to improve them to make those teams even more effective.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Experienced managing projects that utilize the following languages: Java, PL/SQL, C++, C#, Microsoft .NET, Perl, Node, JavaScript, XML, HTML.
  • Successfully managed projects utilizing various Project Management Methodologies/Software Development Life Cycles (SDLC) including Waterfall and Agile (Scrum).
  • Accustomed to working in a dynamic rapidly changing environment while maintaining quality standards, schedules, and budget constraints.
  • Comfortable in working in startup companies, established public companies, and very large enterprises (Walmart and Sears).
  • Experienced in the following business domains: E - Commerce, Traditional Retail, Financial Services, E-Banking, Loan Origination, E-Learning, and Consulting.
  • Experienced developing applications in the following languages: SQL, Informix 4GL, Perl, C, and UNIX Shell Scripting.
  • Microsoft (Windows, Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project) and Mac OS X.
  • UNIX System Administration and Informix Database Administration.
  • Application Administration: Atlassian (JIRA and Confluence), Zoom, and cloud-shared files.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Redwood City, CA

Project Manager/Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Managed and delivered new common platform, existing legacy systems, and DevOps projects.
  • Managed multiple projects concurrently and delivered over thirty feature related projects during my assignment.
  • Managed various enterprise wide projects utilizing both Agile and Waterfall methodologies, in a dynamic startup environment.
  • Created and reviewed User Stories for feature development, coordinated with product owner and project team on scheduling work into the appropriate Sprints and/or Epics.
  • Triaged and followed up on production support issues, using Atlassian’s JIRA and NetSuite.
  • Introduced and fostered adoption of Project Management Office (PMO) best practices, across all Colibri businesses to keep them apprised of engineering efforts.
  • Technologies used: JIRA, Confluence, SmartSheets, Spreadsheets, Slack, Zoom, Skype, Agile/Scrum, daily stand ups, Sprint retrospectives, Sprint planning, Node, Angular, .NET, and Amazon Web Services management.
Confidential, Milpitas, CA

Project Manager/Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Confidentially consulted with my clients to address and resolve their Technology issues.
  • Advised clients on establishing a web presence and Social Networking strategy.
  • Worked with clients to manage their email domain.
  • Helped clients integrate software to manage their workflow.
  • Advised on information security and business process improvement.
Confidential, Pleasanton, CA

Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Managed projects originating from Engineering focusing on external facing website features, internal applications, site operations, networking, security, and software platform.
  • Successfully delivered:
  • FHA Rate Search: added FHA loan products to the customer facing website.
  • CBP (Common Business Platform): moving the legacy application towards a SOA focused architecture, allowing code split to support Loans and Banking groups.
  • BI/DW (Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing): updated the reporting tools, maintained scripts, and retired obsolete reports.
  • SSO (Single Sign On): delivered security enhancements that grant access to internal applications and services (Identity and Access Management System).
  • Disaster Recovery: managed test of Production site to DR site and then back.
  • In addition to my traditional project manager role, I also performed the following functions:
  • Chairman of the Change Control Committee.
  • Crisis/Incident Manager.
  • Tactical management of Site Operations and Networking teams.
  • Strategic management of Software Development and Infrastructure initiatives.
  • Managed monthly infrastructure maintenance windows.
  • Introduced a Wiki as a mechanism to share documentation and served as the Wiki Master.
  • Technologies used: Office suite, MS Project, JIRA, Wiki, Java, XML, HTML, Apache, Tomcat, Oracle, and Data Warehouse.

Confidential, San Mateo, CA

Technical Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Involved with all aspects of project management for this startup company, kept stakeholders apprised of project statuses.
  • Successfully delivered:
  • Security Manager: implemented a security framework that grants access based on a user’s role at both a page and an object level (Identity and Access Management).
  • Reporting: enhanced the reporting mechanisms to provide each department the metrics they need to make informed decisions.
  • Data Warehouse: worked with Statistics department to ensure that data ETL scripts were implemented and updated as needed.
  • Platform upgrades: migrated from Resin application server to Tomcat and upgraded the Apache http server.
  • Database: managed Oracle upgrades and communicated changes to keep developers aware of the new features.
Confidential, San Jose, CA

Technical Project Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Assessed, provided recommendations, and documented client’s (Redback Networks) IT policy and procedures; performed gap analysis; delivered plans to address deficiencies in preparation of the client’s Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) audit.
  • Utilized project management methodology to address the client’s SOX readiness.
  • Worked with the client’s IT staff as well the Auditors to ensure that the deliverables were acceptable to both.
Confidential, Brisbane, CA

Engineering Program Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Managed projects that involved several cross-functional teams: Software Engineering; Technology Operations; Quality Assurance; Creative; Logistics; and Merchandising.
  • Successfully lead and managed capacity planning efforts, which exceeded all prior year’s uptime numbers, along with no unexpected downtime during the peak holiday season.
  • Successfully delivered:
  • EAF (Enterprise Architecture Framework): re-factored the code base.
  • Platform upgrades: Apache http server and Tomcat servlet container
  • Fulfillment re-architecture: file transport and processing system.
  • Struts conversion: customer facing web site to Model-View-Controller (MVC) framework.
  • Caching: an internally developed caching and protocol mechanism.
Confidential, San Jose, CA

Programmer

Responsibilities:

  • Maintained and developed new programs, functions, and interfaces for the Store Management System (SMS) as well as the time and attendance management system (LaborMan).
  • Created standard reports and ad hoc queries from the PeopleSoft system required by Human Resources, Payroll, or Finance.
  • Managed the Year 2000 Certification project that confirmed that OSH’s SMS and LaborMan systems were compliant.
  • UNIX System Administration and Informix Database Administration.

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