Summary

•15 years of professional experience with business and IT roles with progressively escalating responsibilities 

•Results-driven professional with extensive experience in enterprise data warehousing, analytics, leading people and project teams, implementing new technology programs 

•Strong communications skills, working effectively with business and technical stakeholders 

•Lead diverse project teams in a matrix environment, consisting of both employee and consultant resources, on and off-shore 

•Strong research and analytical skills with the ability to identify key issues in complex situations

Work History

Work History

Project Manager

Aug 2010 - Present
WALGREENS CO, Deerfield, Illinois

Manage medium to large projects($100,000 to $1 Million+) to build, enhance and maintain the Enterprise Data Warehouse(EDW) with a focus on healthcare analytics.

  • Lead teams in a matrix structure consisting of Systems Analysts, Data Architects, ETL Architects, Developers, Business Objects Designers and QA Testers
  • Manage deployment of key strategic projects resulting in reduced legal exposure and enhanced business capabilities
  • Provide thought leadership for healthcare related activities and a mentor to Project Execution Team to build and strengthen our team
  • Led performance optimizations project when the EDW batch was significantly delinquent
  • Develop and maintain project schedules, project plan, budget estimation, risk planning

Lead Systems Analyst

May 2007 - Aug 2010
WALGREENS CO, Lincolnshire, Illinois

Managed small to medium projects to enhance and maintain EDW Pharmacy, coordinating with multiple application groups and leading our developers.

  • Deployed 340B data extract project, leading our consultant resources, and working closely with the 340B application team
  • Managed web services project for the Audit Board of Pharmacy Inspection(ABPI) leading our developer resources and coordinating integration testing with the ABPI application team
  • Managed quarterly maintenance releases, leading development resources Scoping, Requirements, Design and QA for the EDW Pharmacy initial release
  • Ensured data integrity by creating QA validation SQL for daily batch Mentored junior Business Analysts

Lead Systems Analyst

Nov 2005 - Apr 2007
MOTOROLA INC, Libertyville, Illinois
  • Roles as Project Manager and Systems Analyst for data warehouse projects supporting Mobile Devices business unit
  • Coordinated alignment of multiple information management systems with new Go-to-Market regional hierarchy, leading team of developers across three countries
  • Developed a Purge and Archive strategy leading to enhanced stability and performance
  • Trained 60 global technical staff members across three countries for full compliance with Service Desk Incident Management policy

Lead Business Analyst

Jul 2003 - Nov 2005
MOTOROLA INC, Elgin, Illinois
  • Led strategy for operations metrics dashboard for supply chain metrics to support senior management.
  • Enabled detailed business performance dashboard view for senior management by creating and maintaining performance metrics for the Central Service Delivery Operations organization
  • Enhanced productivity by automating metrics reporting Improved understanding of performance issues with detailed root cause analysis of dashboard metrics
  • Defined and developed metrics to measure quality performance of functional teams

Regional Business Analyst

Aug 1999 - Feb 2001
MOTOROLA INC, Rolling Meadows, Illinois
  • Management of account portfolio of 72 two-way dealers with over $22 million in annual sales
  • Liaison between dealers & outside sales force
  • Established & maintained credit lines, informed dealers of marketing initiatives and ways to grow their business Involved in monthly close process resulting in improved revenue

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science

1999
University of Illinois at Chicago

Majors: Finance and Managment

Skills

Skills

Teradata SQL Assistant (Teradata Certified Professional), Golden32, Oracle 11i, Brio, Business Objects, Toad, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Project, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Visio