Work History

Work History
Jan 2007 - Present

Program Manager / Test Facilitator

Sun Microsystems
Produce daily Report Metrics packages for management during Business Validation Test Cycles. Gather and mine data from various Business Lead sources and tools. Work closely with cross-functional Program Managers to track testing progress and business requirements. Collaborate and train Business Testers on web tools utilized for Business Systems Testing. Create and manage documentation and training guides for Business Testers. Update team web pages with key documentation and links to other training tools. Assist with test plan building utilizing Microsoft Project updating project plans with updates from various sources. Coordinate and facilitate meetings with other Facilitators, Business Test Leads, Business Testers, and Program Managers
Jul 2006 - Jan 2007

Project Coordinator / Program Manager 1

Sun Microsystems
Primary responsibility was to ensure quality for process and procedure development for IBIS Demand to Delivery Team. Created and documented business process flows while validating with the business. Assist in tracking and reporting on deliverables. Maintain weekly status report package on deliverables submitted for approval to the PMO Library. Facilitated issue roll up for specific Demand to Delivery sub teams. Coordinate meeting logistics and preparation for sub teams. Assist with other Project and Program Management activities (scheduling, estimating work effort, managing dependencies). Provide collab site maintenance for team leads. Assist with consolidating presentation content as well as writing and publishing meeting minutes and action items.
Jun 2003 - Jul 2006

Material Analyst / Global Backlog Manager

Sun Microsystems
Liaison between Supply Chain, Corporate Materials, Order Fulfillment and Logistics on all related scheduling and shipping issues. Responsible for providing product updates during weekly Product Status Meetings. Review and analyze backlog reports to ensure all backlog was scheduled within quoted lead times. Provide proactive analysis of orders that are on hold or unscheduled. Interface with Customer Service Reps/Order Administrators to resolve any scheduling/shipping conflicts. Communicate with Resident Planners/Material Supply Managers to address any factory or product constraints issues impacting backlog.
Oct 2000 - Jun 2003

Engineering Change Order Analyst

Sun Microsystems
Coordinate, manage and process ECO's by providing material impact analysis and effectivity date input to the Engineering Change Order approval process. Prioritize, monitor and coordinate cross site implementation plans based on material disposition. Interface with Supply Chain, Engineering and Manufacturing business units on issues related to ECO documentation. Review, generate and process material related deviations. Review and approve effectivity date change requests as well as global part substitutions for the Product Distribution Centers. Participate on various projects and process improvement teams.
1990 - 1999

Physical Therapist Administrative Aide

Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation Center

Education

Education
1982 - 1986

San Jose State University