Marielle Parker

Summary

I am an Information Technology professional and change leader with over twenty years of visible achievements and hands-on experience in business administration and information technology. Success achieved through a clear orientation on the big picture, combined with the ability to translate strategy into priority actions and results-focused program tasks and processes that sustain effectiveness to create business success in a variety of organizational environments. I have a proven ability to move a project or initiative from inception to implementation and to create alignments at all levels of the organization.

Work History

Work History

Applications Manager

Chevron-Texaco
  • Maintained and enhanced Corporate Tactical Planning System.Developed technical documentation and training material.Streamlined programs for minimal cost and maximum efficiency.
  • Utilized quality process to develop internal and external quality agreements improving customer communication and vendor relationships.
  • Agent of change by marketing information technology tools and services to internal subsidiaries and industry partners.
  • Developed and presented training material for applications and vendor software.
  • Collaborated in a wide range of business areas, including finance, logistics, refining, chemical, marketing, and explorations and production of oil and natural gas.
  • Utilized Microsoft Project, Visio, and Rational Rose to manage complex projects and activities.
  • Applied technology to enhance and create business processes.Focused on a wide range of business areas, including finance, logistics, refining, chemical, marketing, and explorations and production of oil and natural gas.
  • Analyzed and negotiated licenses for corporate Information Technology Department.
  • Customized and supported vendor software.
Apr 2005 - Present

Information Systems Specialist/Project Manager/Software Developer

Columbia Basin College

Defined business requirements and produced deliverables through project proposals and plans. Responsible for training, directing, and evaluating information technology projects.

  • Project Manager for detail design, construction, implementation and enhancements for a student portal incorporating single sign on capabilities for students (MyCBC, IDCARD).
  • Designed, managed, prioritized, tested, developed and enhanced web based systems utilizing .NET, SQL, Web Services, data management scripts to streamline business processes and provide extended student access (SOAR, DTS, CNN, High School Transcripts, Dean List, and Major Identification).
  • Technical team member for the development and implementation of an eLearning learning hybrid class.Presented development process and evaluation results at the College Reading and Learning Association conference in 2008.
  • Researched, negotiated, implemented and managed vender contracts and relationships (Docufide, Identicard, Clearinghouse, SARS Call, and SARS Trak).
  • Complete functional design and design review of applications data conversions, interfaces, custom reporting, and custom applications.Performed data analysis and customized third party applications to interface with organizations internal business systems.
  • Conduct specialized training programs – ‘train the trainers’.
  • Managed and resolved service requests.Identifying critical problems and escalate appropriately.

Jun 1989 - Jul 2003

Project Management and Methodology Consultant

Chevron-Texaco

  • Developed strategic and tactical information technology plans.
  • Estimated, planned information technology application projects and budgets.
  • Project Manager for detail design, construction, implementation and enhancements for corporate exploration and producing financial reporting system.Developed in DB2 using Telon code generation to produce Cobol II for on-line processing and Easytrieve for batch.
  • Developed corporate benchmarks and improvement plans to increase application development accuracy and cost effectiveness. Coordinated annual evaluation and analysis process utilizing third party Gartner Group to publish national statistical evaluations and present results.
  • Marketed information technology tools (MS Project, ESTIMACS, PLANMACS) and services to internal subsidiaries and industry partners.
  • Agent of change by marketing information technology tools and services to internal subsidiaries and industry partners.
  • Researched and published white papers and internal best practices documents.
  • Developed and presented training material for applications and vendor software.
  • Managed, designed and constructed exploration and production financial reporting and planning systems.Developed utilizing Telon, Cobol 11, Easytrieve, and DB2.

Education

Education