Summary

A senior mainframe Application Specialist with extensive IBM systems experience. A true Mainframe Expert with IBI FOCUS applications experience; In Manufacturing, Credit, Finance, Auto, Aircraft, Aerospace and Military Industries. I bring demonstrated simple solutions to complex business systems problems.

Work History

Work History

Skilled Trades

Ford Motor Company

Dearborn Tool & Die

Sep 2006 - Apr 2009

IBM Mainframe Applications Expert

EDS, an HP Company

EDS at GreatLakes SteelResponsible for maintenance - support of Production and FOCUS Reporting Systems. Troubleshot and resolved all FOCUS problems. Provide customer support, Upgraded and re-programmed U.S. Steel’s legacy COBOL programs to the latest zOS Cobol Enterprise Version.

Oct 2006 - Jun 2007

Business Rules Information Analyst

EDS

Relearn - Research and Document existing Legacy Applications for the transition to new systems, Platforms, and New Applications.Relearn (Detailed Level) Provide the customer with detailed information about their existing system. This includes:Use Cases Documentation (The Process flow of individual Programs)Business Rules Documentation (The Detailed information of the critical business decisions made in each program).

May 1994 - Jun 2006

Applications Project Administrator

General Motors GM Worldwide Product Cost Systems

Worldwide Product Cost New Vehicle Pricing and Payment Systems for non-GM built vehicles imported for GM to Sell ( including the GTO Pontiac Vibe, and Chevrolet Aveo )Government Reporting Maintained and Developed Government Reporting Systems including (AALA, NAFTA, and UMTA), to develop vehicle country content for GM Assembly Plants.

May 1994 - Jun 2002

Mainframe SME for CTG, ACS, Ajilon, Advanced Resources of Michigan

Ford Motor Company General Motors & GMAC

Conversion of GMAC's Information Warehouse from IMS to DB2 to Oracle. Emissions Analysis System. This system provided daily reporting of emissions information to the Government.Dealer Systems (IMS/DB2 Databases) included financials for GM dealers. Responsibilities included FOCUS, COBOL II and PL/1 programming. Developed requirements for GM's India Resource Center Programmers.

1991 - 1992

Focus Programmer

Walker Manufacturing
Oct 1982 - Feb 1991

Contracts and Finance Administrator, EIS Systems Admin

General Dynamics, Boeing Computer Services
Responsible for Cost and Pricing Proposals: In charge of developing automated applications for the Development of Government Proposals and Contracts. (Operation Research & Computer Analysis) Development and Support of the Corporate Information Warehouse of Cost and Schedule History
Feb 1981 - Jul 1982

Finance Estimator

Martin Marietta - Orlando Fl

Military Contracts

Jun 1978 - Feb 1981

Industrial Engineer

777 Industrial Engineer -

Education

Education

Manufacturing Engineering

Dearborn Michigan Rouge Tool & Die,
1974 - 1978

BS

Operations Research and Application Development of Computerized Processes for Business Managment, Manufacturing, and Construction.