Systematic, results-driven, seasoned professional with over 25 years of experience in the software industry, which included Infrastructure Engineering and Information Technology; complemented by proven success in delivering outstanding results on multiple projects/programs completion, process improvement, and system optimization
Adept at developing and implementing innovative concepts and designs to streamline business operations, while ensuring compliance with client specifications. Effective at overseeing project plans, schedules, policies, and programs for system upgrade, network communications, business operations, and management information systems to meet organizational goals. Committed to provide exemplary service within a fast-paced environment without jeopardizing quality of work and performance. Technically inclined in UNIX and Linux platforms, as well as AIX, RedHat, HP/UX, DG/UX, SCO, Xenix, Unisys, and UnixWare. Currently hold an Active Secret Clearance.
Serve as a platform release manager for GPS OCX program, in charge of handling several releases in numerous phases of maturity and determining new scope and funding to ensure attainment of program requirements
Closely collaborate with service owners, architects, software and system engineers, implementers, and tests and automation engineers to develop and initiate work plans that would execute platform release cycle
Utilize Jira to plot workflow and Microsoft Project and Excel to create schedules, while managing workforce and change requests from engineers to ensure timely delivery of releases
Gather valuable resources, evaluate Chef code changes, execute updated changes in IBM Rational ClearCase and GIT repositories, mitigate risks, determine possible opportunities, and coordinate priorities, while identifying impacts and reporting to the leadership team members and stakeholders
Supported the programs with rolling waves and six basis of estimates by conducting research on actuals; defining engineering estimates; ensuring that CM controls are adhered; updating program engineering, schedule review board, and program management review status; and participating in IPT’s status meetings to relay release progress