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Senior Programmer-Analyst

County of Riverside
  • Promoted from Programmer-Analyst to Senior Programmer-Analyst to Supervisor of the Riverside County Financial Management Information Systems Group in less than three years.
  • Responsible for introducing laser disc based document imaging to Riverside County which later became a standard for document imaging throughout the County.

Principal Consultant

Maxim Group, LLC
  • Consultant to Walt Disney Worldwide, Inc. on a multi-million dollar information technology re-engineering project
  • Responsible for deriving business rules from legacy application programs and presenting them for inclusion in the updated application.

Senior Principal Consultant

Keane, Inc
  • Quality Assurance Project Manager for a $3 million dollar conversion project for Automated Data Processing, Inc (ADP)
  • Took over a project that was three month behind schedule and over budget and delivered the project two month ahead of schedule, under budget, and with added functionality.
  • Managed a cross-functional, multicultural 20-44 member team involved in baseline and regression testing for applications throughout the organization.
Dec 2010Present

Systems Analyst

Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center

Key player in the implementation of a large-scale implementation project involving the installation of Siemens Soarian Financial, Siemens Soarian Clinical, Siemens Soarian Scheduling, and Siemens Computerized Physician Order Entry products. Directly involved with the implementation of Soarian Financials and Soarian Scheduling.

·Worked with Soarian Master Files, Soarian Operational Hierarchy, Soarian Financial and Scheduling Security Setup. Familiar with Soarian Agile Implementation Methodology (AIM)

·Lead analyst in charge of Issues Management. Worked with departments, consultants and vendor to ensure prompt resolution of all issues throughout the unit testing and integrated testing phases of the project.

·Primary analyst for the implementation of the Soarian Scheduling system. Lead the analysis of customer’s business requirements and application objectives and developed applications designed for Soarian Scheduling products to meet customers' needs. Worked with hospital clinical and scheduling staff to create all policies and procedures for training and development for the Soarian Scheduling system.

·Secondary support analyst for the implementation of the Soarian Financial system. Responsible for setting security roles and group profiles. Also responsible for the maintenance of application master files.

Jan 2009Dec 2010

Chief Executive Officer

Experience Unlimited
  • Promoted from workshop facilitator to information technology project manager to Chief Executive Officer in less than 1 year
  • Managed a project team tasked to update existing legacy application using Access and Excel for tracking and reporting client information.
  • Developed strategic direction and created policies and procedures for the organization
  • eveloped and taught workshops using PowerPoint.
  • Arranged and coordinated speakers for general meetings.
  • Provided support for database and SQL development.
May 2009Dec 2010

Speaker Coordinator

Southland Technology Conference
  • Screen potential speakers
  • Provide speakers with information on the conference and the nature of the audience.
  • Maintain regular contact with speakers to handle any questions and concerns.
  • Provide conference logistics and agenda information to speakers.
  • Maintain speaker agenda and information on conference website.
  • Meet each speaker personally the morning of his/her presentation. Ensure that he/she knows where to set up and has a room monitor to assist with any logistical issues.
Aug 2006Jan 2009

Programmer-Analyst

SmileCare
  • Increased corporate revenue by more than $100,000 per year by developing and implementing a new method to match unidentified revenues to outstanding claims.
  • Reduced data migration costs by 27% while increasing data integrity and cycle stability through the implementation of a new methodology to transfer data from legacy application to web interface databases.
  • Gathered business requirements from idenitifed project stakeholders identifying potential solutions to problems posed by the business needs and requirements.
Feb 2006Aug 2006

Senior Principal Consultant

CompuCal Business Services
  • Increased client profitability by more than 50% by retargeting customer base
  • Installed Quickbooks software and setup accounting systems for small businesses
  • Developed business plans, policies and procedures, and 1099 contracts
Sep 2005Jan 2006

Business Analyst Consultant (Contract Assignment)

International Management Systems
  • Applauded for presentation skills in developing and delivering project status updates
  • Developed original project charter, prepared and delivered project proposal and cost versus benefit analysis.
Mar 2005May 2005

Programming Manager (Reduction in Force)

MEDATA, Inc
  • Saved an estimated annual cost of $25,000 by implementing new project tracking software package that increased operational efficiencies in multiple divisions throughout the company
  • Selected IT staff, allocated budget, assigned projects, and guided the computer programming staff in day to day work flow, ensuring compliance with department guidelines.
  • Interacted with the business organization representatives, including executive management, to understand the business processes and the needs of the business
Apr 1999Feb 2005

Senior Programmer Analyst

ISD Corporation

  • Promoted from client-server application developer to subject matter expert for client-server technologies to project leader of a $2 million dollar application certification project
  • Led team to achieve first California state-wide certification of a court application.
  • Introduced Agile development methodologies which became the organizational standard.
  • Interacted with the business organization representatives, including court managers, information technology staff and end-users as well as representatives of other agencies to understand the busienss process and the needs of the business.

Education

20042006

Project Management

University of California, Riverside, Extension
19911994

MBA

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
19841987

BBA

University of California, Riverside

Skills

Microsoft PowerPoint
Familar with all views, animation, creating continuous loops, adding spreadsheets and graphics.
Microsft Access
Familiar with database design, table design, queries, forms, reports, macros, and modules.  Comfortable with creating switchboards and using table joins.   
Microsoft Excel
Familiar with pivot tables, vlookups, macros, and VBA coding
Microsoft Word
Familiar with all aspects of Word, including table of contents, header and footing, embedded graphics, using tables and spreadsheets, mail merge, etc.
Business Analyst
Project Management | Client Support | Education & Training | Business Documentation | Consulting | Business Process Improvement  | Policies & Procedures | Strategic Direction | Quality Assurance | Acceptance Testing | Version Control | Business Case Development | Legacy Systems Conversion | Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) | Data Analysis & Modeling | Leadership | Mentoring
Agile Software Development
Project Launch | Use Case Development | Team development | Incremental Testing | Version Control
Project Management
High-Visibility Systems | Critical Business Systems | Level 3 Capability Maturity Model (CMM) Environment Cross-Functional Teams | Multicultural Teams | Multi-Year Projects Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
Software Application Requirements Analysis
User Requirements | Design Specifications | Functional Specifications | Acceptance Testing Requirements
Oracle
Database Design | Complex Queries | Stored Procedures | TOAD | Backup & Recovery
Microsoft SQL Server
T-SQL | Complex Queries | Stored Procedures | SSIS | ETL | Backup & Recovery | Full-Text Indexing
Microsoft Visio
Microsoft Project
Microsoft Office Professional Suite

References

Sandy Saldivar

Marva Simonson

Bob Gehringer

John Coughlin

Greg Stoddard

Raj Kollengode

Certifications

Jul 2007Jul 2011

Project Management Professional (PMP)

Project Management Institute

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Objective

I am interested in pursuing opportunities in Project Management, Business Analysis, Business Systems Analysis, Application Development, Systems Analysis, Data Analysis, and Technical Project Management, as well as other Management opportunities.

Interests

When I am not working, you can find me traveling the world, cruising the oceans, reading, playing on the computer, playing with my dog, enjoying my family, playing my drums, and acting in plays and musicals.  My husband, stepdaughter, and I are also ardent roller coaster hunters, searching for the ultimate coaster.    My personal favorite is Ghost Rider at Knott's Berry Farm.

KEYNOTES

CORE VALUES

Integrity

Joy

Loyalty

Kindness

Honesty

Challenge

Commitment

Compassion

Consistency

Determination

PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENT

My personal mission is to lift others up, support them in their goals and objectives, and help them to achieve more than they ever thought possible.

PERSONAL VISION STATEMENT

 "I am physically strong and at the peak of my health, have an intimate personal connection with God, a vibrant and robust passion for my husband, at least four satisfying interpersonal relationships that bring me joy, lots of friends, a daily lust for life, and a career position where I am continuely excited and delighted by what I do and how I can help others.”

MYERS-BRIGGS

PERSONALIY TYPE

ENTJ

PERSONALITY TYPE

Choleric Sanguine

Choleric  35%

Strength: 6  Weakness: 8

Sanguine 30%

Strength: 9 Weakness: 3

SPIRITUAL GIFTS

Exhortation

Administration

Shepherding

STRENGHTHSFINDERS 2.0

THEMES

Learner

Individualization

Relater

Achiever

Arranger

PERSONAL MOTTOS

"There is no satisfactory substitute for excellence."

-  Dr. Arnold O. Beckman

"Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it ..

Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it."

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"All impossible means is that it hasn't been done ... yet!"

- Lester E. Deerly (My Dad)                     

"Keep Moving Forward"

-Walter E. Disney 

INFORMATION

As a resident of Southern California, I welcome contact from Technical & Professional Recruiters, as well as locals from the Inland Empire, Orange County and San Gabriel Valley area of Southern California.

I am interested in pursuing opportunities in Business Analysis, Business Systems Analysis, Application Development, Systems Analysis, Data Analysis, Project Management, and Technical Project Management, as well as other Management opportunities.

Summary

Dynamic individual with strong leadership, strategic thinking, planning, team-building, communication, negotiation, gap analysis, documentation, problem-solving, and project management skills. Consistent track record of delivering technology solutions with superior business benefits in a variety of different industries. Excellent interpersonal, motivational, and presentation skills. Strong background in dealing with people at all levels of the organization.  Broad technical expertise focused on corporate profitability, efficiency, and adherence to corporation mission and vision.Solid background in database design, data analysis, and modeling.  Experienced in developing, implementing, managing and supporting mission-critical clinical, business systems in the healthcare, insurance/financial, entertainment, government, consulting, and education industries. Expert knowledge of core business processes such as Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, Payroll and Personnel.Core Competencies:- Project Management                                 

- Business Analysis- Business Process Improvements           

- Client Support- Business Strategy                                     

- Consulting- Quality Assurance                                     

- Acceptance Testing- Business & Test Case Development     

- Business Presentations- Systems Implementation- Education & Training- Documentation                                         

- Report Development

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