Robert Mc Cormac

Work History

Work History
Jul 2004 - Present

Partner

McCormac & Co., LLC
Information Technology project management and consulting services
2007 - Dec 2009

Contractor/Consultant Senior Project Manager

AstraZeneca

Successfully completed projects at AstraZeneca for:- installation of WiFi access using a Unified Wireless Architecture (UWA) - Project to replace the existing Audix voicemail infrastructure with Avaya's Modular Messaging infrastructure- Migration of the US network infrastructure to BT's Freia MPLS network- Vista remediation of 62 SAS and Non-SAS applications using the Citrix/Soft Grid platform

Jul 2007 - Dec 2009

Sr. Project Manager/Consultant

About Consulting
2000 - 2006

Contractor/Consultant in Wilmington, Delaware

Syngenta

Syngenta Seeds – Golden Valley,MN

Merger integration specialist/project manager for IT related functions of the North American operations.  Specific responsibilities during this engagement included the integration of four existing Service Desks with the new parent company’ outsourced service model.  The engagement required the evaluation of current IS support functions, related staffing and support models in order to properly determine the transition scope of the integration activities.  The overall Service Desk integration spanned the client and vendor’s offices in the US, UK, Switzerland, and India

Syngenta – Wilmington, DE

Responsible for the consolidation of all Help Desk services in North America to an offshore global outsourcing provider including all related infrastructure components.  Redefined the operating framework for the Global Help Desk to ensure 24x7 worldwide coverage that provided consistent service delivery and a repeatable model for introducing new services.  

2000 - 2004

Consultant

QA Edge
1999 - 2000

Consultant

DMR Consulting
1984 - 1999

Manager

General Accident Insurance

Responsible for directing a staff of fifteen analysts and programmers that developed and implemented systems related to on-line transaction processing, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Messaging, Expert Systems for policy underwriting, and remote communications.

Education

Education
1969 - 1975

BA

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey-Camden

Skills

Skills

IT Outsourcing Transition & Management

IT Business Analyst

Project Management

Summary

A certified (PMP and ITCPM) Project Manager with diverse industry experience. A strong background in Outsourced environments (both local and off-shore) capable of analyzing existing service structures and, translating those needs into the mechanisms required for supporting outsourced engagaments and measuring actual versus planned results.

Objective

Highly accomplished, results-driven Project Management Professional (PMP) with proven record of success in planning and directing technology projects and managing project portfolios. Expertise in system implementations, business analysis, customer relationship management, and IT integration in an M&A environment. International experience in team supervision, outsourcing, and cost management. Excellent problem-solving, requirements determination, and budgeting skills. ITCPM, Six Sigma, and Scrum Master certifications.

Certifications

Certifications

ITCPM

PMLG

Microsoft Certified Systemd Professional

Microsoft

TRIM Context 6 Administrator

Tower Software

Enterprise Content Management Practioner

AIIM

Scrum Master

Lithe Speed

Six Sigma Green Belt

Motorola University

PMP

PMI