Seasoned Information systems and technology professional, expert in driving IT projects through the project lifecycle and the complexities of cost, schedule, and quality constraints, differing agendas and personalities, technical challenges, and cultures. Highly skilled with motivating personnel, providing strategic directions, negotiations, and budget management. Solutions and results-focused, acknowledged by clients, staff, and management alike for having a candid, rational communication style that resurrects client relationships, fosters collaboration, and calms contentious situations. Unique balance between technical knowledge and understanding and business acumen. A committed problem-solver, and motivational 'lead by example' leader, well equipped to succeed cross-culturally in fast paced environments.
Technically skilled with J2EE Technologies, Internet and Infranet technologies, web application servers (WebLogic & WebSphere), XML, JMS, Oracle RDBMS. Many years of experience with Supply Chain Management Systems, MES systems, advanced UNIX Systems (Solaris, HP-UX, OSF1, AIX), Windows systems and servers, SAN storage arrays, TCP/IP, Citrix, and quality management systems (SEI CMM). Substantial experience in software development in C, C++, Perl and shell.