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Information Technology Professional
Project Management / BA / ERP Implementations / Internal & External Consulting
Manage Staff, Budgets & Schedules / Improve Efficiency / Reduce Costs
Seasoned but flexible IT professional with an in-depth understanding of business Analysis and applications over many platforms. Hands on experience in manufacturing, distribution, transportation, healthcare, retail, and consulting. Unique combination of technical and interpersonal skills that deliver consistent performance in leading high profile projects that are completed successfully on time and within budgets. Able to work with little management but can work well in a team. Strong leadership capabilities with highly visible projects. Proven abilities in the following:
Hardware: iSeries i5 with Power 5, pSeries Power 6 Technology and LPAR management,
xSeries servers, networks, and PCs
ERP: JBA, System21, PRMS, ELKE, PKMS, ISLAND PACIFIC, LAWSONS, MAPICS, KBM and many in house systems.
Software: RPG3, RPG400, RPG/ILE, RPG/FREE, CL, and COBOL, Microsoft Office products. Microsoft 2000/2007 Server, RFID and RF Barcode applications, T.L.Ashford software, DB2 Database management. Turnover change management. Varsity Logistic Software.
RPG Programming at all levels, 30 years.
Project Management Experience, 15 year.
I.T. Management Experience, 8 years total.
Project management. Managed multiple projects simultaneously with budgets of up to $600,000.00, effectively coordinating activities of cross-functional teams across all business units. 7 years total in Retail with Value City using WMS and Oddlots/Biglots. 5 years im warehouse management and distribution for other commodities.
Business Analysis. Across many platforms to resolve issues and effectively implement. Designed solutions for a multiple warehouse sales analysis tool. Analyzed and implemented may warehouse and inventory control solution’s. and some ecommerce.
Designed, wrote, and implemented a complete Mapics system for Airstream Corp including Production control and inventory management, bill of materials maintenance, sales analysis and management, purchasing, and cost analysis. Warehouse & inventory control and production inventory control.
Developed and tested a complete disaster recovery program for a manufacturing facility to ensure system/data availability from a complete disaster within 24 hours. Met all requirements and met both FDA and DEA requirements. Complete installation of ERP systems.
Evaluated, selected and implemented NuTech bar coding system using Intermec hardware for a manufacturing and distribution facility with lot controlled date sensitive products. The new system increased inventory and production control while improving order fill rate.
Project Manager for EPedigree management, ASN transmissions, and unit serialization with Datamatrix bar coding working with Nutech and VeriSign on a Pilot program to move into RFID serialization of date sensitive drugs at the unit level. Also working with the DOH and FDA regulations in Florida and California to accommodate Pedigree management.
Project Manager over the implementation of Varsity Logistics Software to control the distribution of $300 million dollars in spare parts internationally annually. And many other projects at other companies.
Sympatico Resources April 2014 to Feb 2017
Consultan to American Signature and
Consultant at Wasserstrom.
Project Management and Developer on various projects,
At American Signature I worked as a as400 Developer in RPGFREE.
At Wasserstrom (Current Position) as a Project Manager/Developer on a large project to write a new warehouse management system in house and implemented a change management system from Aldon.
FYX Inc. April 2014 - Present
Consultant at AcuSport.
Project management and Programming in RPG400, RPGILE, and RPGFREE on various projects for Multible Clients. Most projects having to do with International Banking. Some Project Management work too
Sympatico Resources July 2013 – Mar 2014
Consultant at AcuSport.
Project management and Programming in RPG400, RPGILE, and RPGFREE on various projects for AcuSport Corp. Most projects having to do with Warehousing, Inventory Control, Accounting, and Sales Analysis. Some BA work too.
FastSwitch Consulting Oct 2012 – July 2013
Consultant at Mapfre Insurance.
Project management and Programming in RPG400, RPGILE, and RPGFREE on various projects with a project team for Mapfre Insurance. Current project is with a team developing a system for E-Billing customers for property and casualty insurance.
Ariel Corp Oct 2007 - Oct 2012
Project Management and Programming in RPG400, RPGILE, and RPGFREE within the ERP system called KBM for manufacturing and inventory control systems.
Butler Animal Health Supply 2006 – 2007
Manager Back End Applications
Managed all aspects of a 7-member Information Systems department that supported all of the ERP applications for nationwide support of all product purchasing, sales, and distribution. Project Management over many projects.
American Health Packaging (AmerisourceBergen) 2000 – 2006
Manager Information Systems
Managed all aspects of a 5-member Information Systems department supporting a $250M+ corporation. Reported directly to the Vice President of finance and managed annual budget. Also, Project Management.
Pro Systems Consulting Services 1999 - 2000
Highlights for Children, Project Leader/Lead Programmer/Analyst
Led the implementation of the PKMS (Manhattan Software) warehouse management system to process catalog and magazine receiving, sales, and distribution.
Alliance Logistics Inc., Consultant
Developed EDI interfaces for the Order Entry Distribution System. The EDI package utilized was Gentran and all applications were developed in house using RPG/ILE.
Value City Department Stores 1998 - 1999
Managed Financial Systems
Managed 8 developers supporting the Lawson’s financial system with General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Human Resources, Payroll, and Personnel.
Managed Distribution Systems
Managed all projects and modifications to proprietary systems that support 7 distributions centers processing approximately 500,000 items daily supporting a chain of 125 stores supporting:
Other Employment as Project Leader / Senior Technical Consultant / Programming
FYX Inc, 3X Corporation, Victoria Secrets, Capital Manufacturing, White Consolidated Inc, Consolidated Stores Inc, Airstream Inc., Sauder Woodworking, Conrail.