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Summary

Over 20 years experience in all phases of information system development utilizing a broad range of technologies, primarily revolving around Database and Database Design. Recognized as a knowledgeable, respected team member and dedicated worker, who is known for self-learning new technologies and applying them appropriately in projects. Business partnership, management, strategy development

Work History

Oct 2011Present

Director of IT - Xylem Dewatering Solutions

Xylem Inc.
2010Present

IT Director

Godwin Pumps/ITT/Xylem

Bridgeport, NJ IT Director

Manage Integration with ITT, Lead on-site separation teams ITT split Implement control processes for Sarbanes-Oxley(SOX) compliance Manage IT Organization of up to 13 people in all facets of IT support including Help Desk, Network and Voice, System Administration, and Applications

Jan 2013Present

Director of It

Xylem Inc
Director of IT-Global Dewatering Solutions at. (3 years 2 months)
Jan 2013Present

Director of It

Xylem Inc
Director of IT-Global Dewatering Solutions at. (3 years 2 months)
Oct 2011Dec 2012

Director of It

Xylem Inc
Director of IT-US Dewatering Solutions at. (1 year 3 months)
Oct 2011Dec 2012

Director of It

Xylem Inc
Director of IT-US Dewatering Solutions at. (1 year 3 months)
Aug 2010Oct 2011

Director of It

ITT
Director of IT at (1 year 3 months)
Aug 2010Oct 2011

Director of It

ITT
Director of IT at (1 year 3 months)
May 2010Aug 2010

Director of It

Godwin Pumps
Director of IT at (4 months) Lead IT team through integration with ITT Corporation. Managed on-site separation teams during spin-off activities for Xylem, ITT Co., and Exelis. Implement SOX compliant processes and standards for IT Systems
May 2010Aug 2010

Director of It

Godwin Pumps
Director of IT at (4 months) Lead IT team through integration with ITT Corporation. Managed on-site separation teams during spin-off activities for Xylem, ITT Co., and Exelis. Implement SOX compliant processes and standards for IT Systems
20002010

Technical Lead

GlaxoSmithKline
King of Prussia, PA Technical Lead Technical Lead, Healthcare Professional(HCP) Program Team. Manage development of database, application, and support enhancements of the IPAS application utilized for government reporting of monetary contributions to Health Care Professionals(HCPs). Manage offshore and onshore resources to accomplish these tasks on-time and on budget. Work extensively with test team, business analysts, and business partners to ensure system quality. Provide system and architecture design expertise based on GSK standards for offshored projects. Interact with business customers during requirements gathering phases. Implement version control and build process for maintenance and project releases. Instrumental in setting strategic direction of the technical architecture for the program. Utilize Agile Software Development Methodology to implement new web-based software for capturing HCP Contract information and fund reservations with the goal of limiting spending to less than $150,000 per HCP GSK wide. Involved extensive interactions across GSK divisional lines for integration of solutions. Manage development team using agile development including story breakout, estimation, and iteration planning. Act as liaison between customers, business analysts, source system technical resources, and the development team to ensure requirements are detailed enough to progress development. Provide assistance to development team regarding technical and business issues. Applications DBA for Business Systems Engineering group. Provide data modeling and database design expertise for the Engineering group. Includes responsibility for several high-valued applications such as Compensation Modeling(SQL Server 7. 0/2000) and Total Project Costing(Oracle 8i/9i). Also Perl scripting for migration of legacy Documentum data during merger activities. Applications DBA for Health Care Informatics group. Responsible for design, administration, tuning, and troubleshooting of a multi-terabyte health care data warehouse. Created data model for version 2.0 of data warehouse and data mart. Worked with ETL team to manage load process and determine solutions to data quality and performance issues. Assisted analysis team and internal customers with query development and data extraction for research purposes. Optimized query performance through end-user training and back-end analysis. Created innovative solutions to issues encountered in all phases of development and implementation.
20062010

Technical Lead

GlaxoSmithKline
Technical Lead at (4 years) Technical Lead, HCP Program Team. Manage development of database,application, and support enhancements of the IPAS application utilized for government reporting of monetary contributions to Health Care Professionals. Manage offshore and onshore resources to accomplish these tasks on-time and on budget. Work extensively with test team, business analysts and business partners to ensure system quality. Successfully led the project to implement a major, critical data feed across company divisions. Ours was the only feeder system to go-live in GSK on the scheduled production date. Currently working on new application using Agile Development Methodologies. Certified Scrum Master.
20062010

Technical Lead

GlaxoSmithKline
Technical Lead at (4 years) Technical Lead, HCP Program Team. Manage development of database,application, and support enhancements of the IPAS application utilized for government reporting of monetary contributions to Health Care Professionals. Manage offshore and onshore resources to accomplish these tasks on-time and on budget. Work extensively with test team, business analysts and business partners to ensure system quality. Successfully led the project to implement a major, critical data feed across company divisions. Ours was the only feeder system to go-live in GSK on the scheduled production date. Currently working on new application using Agile Development Methodologies. Certified Scrum Master.
Apr 20002006

DBA

GlaxoSmithKline
Applications DBA at GlaxoSmithKline (6 years) Team Member of Healthcare Informatics group. Responsible for design, administration, tuning, and troubleshooting of a multi-terabyte health care data warehouse. Created data model for version 2.0 of data Page1 warehouse and data mart. Worked with ETL team to manage load process and determine solutions to data quality issues. Assisted analysis team and internal customers with query development and data extraction for research purposes. Optimized query performance through end-user training and back-end analysis. Provided innovative solutions to issues encountered in all phases of development and implementation.
Apr 20002006

DBA

GlaxoSmithKline
Applications DBA at GlaxoSmithKline (6 years) Team Member of Healthcare Informatics group. Responsible for design, administration, tuning, and troubleshooting of a multi-terabyte health care data warehouse. Created data model for version 2.0 of data Page1 warehouse and data mart. Worked with ETL team to manage load process and determine solutions to data quality issues. Assisted analysis team and internal customers with query development and data extraction for research purposes. Optimized query performance through end-user training and back-end analysis. Provided innovative solutions to issues encountered in all phases of development and implementation.
Mar 1999Apr 2000

Systems Development Specialist

Health Care Services Division of a major
Systems Development Specialist at First Consulting Group (1 year 2 months) Team Member of pharmaceutical manufacturer. Responsibilities included design and code disease management reports utilizing IQ Objects reporting software and Sybase stored procedures; assisted in development of modifications to VBA/Access front end; developed innovative solutions to IQ Object limitations; lead developer in creating large, automated PL/SQL scripts to process and extract data for disease management reports; customer interaction during technical specification review and problem resolution; created XML files to send data to outside vendor.
Mar 1999Apr 2000

Systems Development Specialist

Health Care Services Division of a major
Systems Development Specialist at First Consulting Group (1 year 2 months) Team Member of pharmaceutical manufacturer. Responsibilities included design and code disease management reports utilizing IQ Objects reporting software and Sybase stored procedures; assisted in development of modifications to VBA/Access front end; developed innovative solutions to IQ Object limitations; lead developer in creating large, automated PL/SQL scripts to process and extract data for disease management reports; customer interaction during technical specification review and problem resolution; created XML files to send data to outside vendor.
19992000

System Development Specialist

First Consulting Group
Wayne, PA System Development Specialist
Aug 1996Mar 1999

Systems Engineer

EDS
Systems Engineer at (2 years 8 months) Skills & Expertise
Aug 1996Mar 1999

Systems Engineer

EDS
Systems Engineer at (2 years 8 months) Skills & Expertise
19961999

Systems Engineer

Health Care Services Division of a major
Team Member of pharmaceutical manufacturer. Responsibilities included design and code disease management reports utilizing IQ Objects reporting software and Sybase stored procedures. Assisted in development of modifications to VBA/Access front end. Developed innovative solutions to IQ Object limitations. Lead developer in creating large, automated PL/SQL scripts to process and extract data for disease management reports. Customer interaction during technical specification review and problem resolution. Created XML files to send data to outside vendor. Electronic Data Systems, Bedminster, NJ/Newark, DE Systems Engineer
19951996

Service Advisor

Customer Advocate
Delaware Title XIX Account-Member of Systems Team. Responsibilities included Year 2000 Code Recompile Coordinator. Year 2000 Pre-and Post-Baseline Testing. Year 2000 Test Planning. Team Goals Coordinator. Technical Contact for client/server based client information application. program. Code changes to meet customer requests. Rotating help desk duty. Claims cycle monitoring. Programming using Systems Development Life Cycle(SDLC). AT&T Electronic Card Account Management System-Member of Production Support Team. Responsibilities included error correction and resolution of inter-system discrepancies. Automated repetitive tasks with UNIX shell scripts. Equipment management. On-call scheduling. On-call duties. Procedure documentation. Training environment administration. Customer interaction to resolve sensitive issues. Initiated requests for improvement of existing procedures. Coded UNIX shells to correct corrupt data issues. Wrote SYBASE SQL queries to research data issues., Marlton, NJ Service Advisor Advised customers on results of diagnostic tests in response to complaints.
19931995

Service Advisor

Sussman Acura
Maple Shade, NJ Service Advisor

Education

Rowan University Burlington County Institute of Technology Florida Institute of Technology

Certificate

Widener University Rowan University Burlington County Institute of Technology Florida Institute of Technology

19992003

M.B.A

Widener University
19992003

M.Eng

Widener University
19992003

M.B.A

Widener University
19992003

M.Eng

Widener University
19861991

B.Sc

Camden County Community College Widener University Rowan University Burlington County Institute of Technology Florida Institute of Technology
19861991

B.Sc

Florida Institute of Technology
19861991

B.Sc

Florida Institute of Technology

Skills

Performance Planning

Responsible for Performance Planning process for direct reports.  Includes bonus and merit increases based individual's prior year accomplishments.

IT Management