Able technology leader with 18 years of in-depth experience in infrastructure, software
and project management. Well-versed in working with large organizations. Driven to
obtain the very best results by setting clear expectations, partnering across teams,
promoting high standards in quality and bringing out the very best in people; helping
them grow both professionally and personally and overcome fear of failure.
Dec 2013 - Jan 2015
Within the Citigroup Treasury and Trade Technology Division, oversaw development, technical operations, infrastructure and headcount of onshore and offshore staff for the Citi Prepaid Cards Platform having $130M in annual revenues and $7B in annual transactions. Directly managed 27 FTE including offshore in Pune, India. Held annual development budget of approximately 5M and an annual infrastructure budget of approximately 800k.
Jul 2007 - Dec 2013
Held numerous positions within Dow Jones Technology. Executed a vast number of infrastructure and development projects for both enterprise and consumer divisions. Provided an executive IT-business interface. Projects budgets ranged from 10k to upward of 10M. Managed 7+ Technology Project Managers.
Sep 2006 - Jul 2007
Senior Project Manager
Held a single-contributor role in managing the Vonage Sarbanes Oxley Compliance Program and assorted telecom expansion projects.
Jul 2002 - Aug 2006
Infrastructure Project Manager
Managed an extensive array of technology projects focusing on infrastructure for multiple Dow Jones operating units.
Nov 2000 - Mar 2002
Infrastructure Project Leader
Created detailed schedules, requirements, costs and risk management plans for the implementation of Cisco networking devices and telecommunication services. Project managed infrastructure delivery to support the creation and deployment of Factiva.com, a joint venture between Dow Jones and Reuters.
Apr 2000 - Nov 2000
Worked for several boutique-consulting companies (ComTech, Paranet) in a project management capacity. Projects included working with several CLECs on new broadband provisioning capabilities to create tools and systems to automate provisioning of DSL services.
Dec 1996 - Apr 2000
Team Leader, Internet and Data Services
Led a team of 20 operations managers supporting maintenance and provisioning activities on the AT&T domestic Internet backbone.
Sep 1991 - Jun 1993
Montclair State University
Liberal Arts, Spanish Studies
Decision Making, Problem Solving, Team Motivation, Strategy, Change Management
Data Center build outs, office set up, cable plant, power, risers
Multi factor Authentication, Password Aging Policies, Layer 3-7 controls
MS Project, HP PPM
Agile and Waterfall Methodologies, SDLC processes, JIRA, HP Quality Center
BCP Planning, Resilience Toplogies, Interdata center failover
Enterprise Infrastructure Delivery
Private Cloud, Amazon EC2, Linux, Windows, Oracle, SQL, DB2, SAN/NAS, Load Balancing
Experienced with local and wide area networks, service provider backbone architecture (IP-MPLS, BGP, OSPF), Layer 2 transports (ATM, Frame Relay, SONET, PDH, DWDM, Ethernet), Class4/5 switching, SS7, SIP trunking.