Jeffrey J. Camozzi

Jeffrey J. Camozzi

  • Saint Paul MN

Technology executive experienced in building high-performing geographically distributed teams to address complex product solutions in healthcare and commercial markets. Proven skills in streamlining collaboration and reducing silos between organizational groups.

Professional Experience
Work History
Oct 2013 - Present
Director, Development
The Advisory Board Company

Crimson Development Operations (DevOps)

Established a rapidly growing initiative by emphasizing product team collaboration and improved communication channels. Reduced barriers between teams and focused the technology organization on a unified effort to improve infrastructure automation throughout the company.

  • Improved developer setup time by 90% for Crimson Care Management by leading the effort to automate that environment using Puppet and Vagrant.
  • Created cultural shift to centralize automation efforts by influencing positive engagement and support from cross functional teams.

Crimson Care Management

Ensured successful transition of development team from a small startup to a large organization. Closely collaborated with company leadership and product owners to integrate the team with the Advisory Board Company while scaling the processes and technology to handle a tripling of the client base.

  • Increased product efficiency by creating, communicating, and implementing a plan to scale Crimson Care Management to meet growing client needs.
  • Mentored development managers to successfully take ownership of the product as the architecture and team scaled.
Oct 2013 - Present
Director, Development
The Advisory Board Company

Crimson Development Operations (DevOps)

Established a rapidly growing initiative by emphasizing product team collaboration and improved communication channels. Reduced barriers between teams and focused the technology organization on a unified effort to improve infrastructure automation throughout the company.

  • Improved developer setup time by 90% for Crimson Care Management by leading the effort to automate that environment using Puppet and Vagrant.
  • Created cultural shift to centralize automation efforts by influencing positive engagement and support from cross functional teams.

Crimson Care Management

Ensured successful transition of development team from a small startup to a large organization. Closely collaborated with company leadership and product owners to integrate the team with the Advisory Board Company while scaling the processes and technology to handle a tripling of the client base.

  • Increased product efficiency by creating, communicating, and implementing a plan to scale Crimson Care Management to meet growing client needs.
  • Mentored development managers to successfully take ownership of the product as the architecture and team scaled.
Aug 2009 - Oct 2013
VP / Director, Product Development
Care Team Connect, Inc.

Technical leader responsible for architecting and engineering a highly configurable SaaS workflow application that lead to a $35M acquisition by the Advisory Board Company. Built the development talent to maintain and improve the product while managing the increasing demands for enhancements to the system.

  • Improved delivery efficiency by establishing a rapid weekly delivery cycle to address quickly changing product needs.
  • Provided significant product configurability by developing a modular application that could be adjusted to meet specific client requests.
  • Scaled operational efficiency with a consistent focus on identifying and addressing gaps in process and communication.
  • Created an agile and flexible development team through strong mentorship, guidance, and delegation.
  • Mitigated risk by creating weekly status reports to assess progress and identify potential gaps in product delivery.
  • Improved product usability by closely collaborating with Product Management to develop interfaces that met the user needs and fit the product capabilities.
  • Demonstrated executive leadership by reporting technology progress to board members during quarterly meetings.
Jul 2007 - Aug 2009
Software Engineer / Architect
Macquarium Intelligent Communications

Consistent commitment to meeting deadlines, keeping projects on track and on budget, mitigating risk, developing contingency plans, and exceeding client expectations has yielded in myriad successful engagements, centering on technical expertise. Engagements include:

UPS Pressroom Redesign

  • Technology: Vignette Portal 7.4 / Vignette CMS 7.4 Integration Java EE 5, Oracle 10g
  • Roles: Project Delivery Lead / Lead Architect

PepsiCo | MyPepsiCo Intranet Enhancements

  • Technology: Vignette Portal 7.4, Java EE 5
  • Roles: Project Delivery Lead / Front End Architect / Lead Software Engineer

PepsiCo | Intranet Header 

  • Technology: Vignette Portal 7.4, Java EE 5, Oracle 10g
  • Roles: Lead Software Engineer / Front End Developer

Vertrue | NewImage.com 

  • Technology: Vignette Portal 7.3 / Vignette CMS 7.3 Integration, Sql Server 2005, Tomcat 5.12, Java EE 5
  • Role: Lead Software Engineer
Nov 2005 - Oct 2007
Web Developer (contract)
Federal Executive Board of Minnesota

Architected and developed a platform to allow government employees to register for training and rewards events.

Jan 2004 - Mar 2006
Program Support Assistant
St. Paul VetErans Center

Managed daily client intakes while implementing technology improvements to team operations.

Nov 1999 - Aug 2003
Sergeant
United States Marine Corps

Lead 12 man team of Anti-Tank Assaultment (0351) through combat operations in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Education
Education

Technology Spotlight

Programming: Java, Php, .Net, HTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript, Puppet, Ant, Ruby

Server Technologies: Tomcat, Apache, Git, SVN, Redis, Vagrant

Applications: Vignette Portal / CMS, Alfresco CMS, JIRA / Stash / Confluence, TeamCity

Web Technologies: CakePhp, jQuery, Sencha ExtJs, Rails

DBMS: MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL

Skills
Skills
Technology Leadership
Build teams, drive execution, improve processes.
Software Architecture
Design scalable technology solutions.
Software Development
Veteran of product development that understands technology needs.
Agile Project Management
Driven to create rapid delivery cycles to meet delivery demands.