? Over 22 years of Information Technology experience in Management, Architecture, Analysis, Design and Development of various Web, Client/Server and Real-Time applications.
? Managed large-scale teams to deliver technology solutions for multiple industry verticals (Home Health, Hospice, Insurance, Transportation, Logistics and Financial industries)
? Well versed in delivering successful projects by developing strong relationship with product, development, testing teams, operations and 24x7 support teams.
? Experience in architecting and building Data Warehouses and Web Based Analysis (OLAP) tools, experience in building complex Windows and Web Application Frameworks.
Career Skills / Knowledge
? System Integrations ? Change Management ? Process Improvement
? Analytical Problem Solving ? Cost Befit Analysis ? Performance Improvement
? Vender Management ? Team Leadership and Development ? Strategic Planning
Director Application Development, My Benefits Channel, Franklin, TN (June ’17 – Current)
Benefits and Enrolment System
? Building a geographically dispersed offshore engineering team and defining processes and SLA’s (Service Level Agreements) that meets the needs of the organization.
? Leading and setting the infrastructure to migrate the enterprise applications to Azure cloud.
? Providing the Architectural guidance to evolve existing monolithic applications to micro services and providing the best practices and enterprise governance.
? Leading effort to integrate and restructure DevOps team across matrix of scrum teams spanning multiple major product pipelines to deploy code via automated tooling.
? Providing technology vision and leadership for the development and implementation of technology applications
Director of Application Development, Alfa Insurance, TN (March ’17 – June ‘17)
Policy Management System
? Assess the current SDLC processes and provide the best practices and build DevOps Methodologies to support Policy Management System.
? Led development and Implementation of our Enterprise wide applications.
? Responsible for seamless delivery execution of the projects leading.
? Review and provide feedback to the team leads on project development.
Director of Application Development & EA, Direct General, TN (June ’12 – Feb ‘17)
Policy Management System
? Partner with Operations, Project Management, Analysis, and QC members on release management, project prioritization, triaging, and scheduling activities, and throughout the SDLC project life-cycle
? Directed the system implementation of consumer facing web portals to responsive web architecture to support Mobiles, Tablets and Desktops, which resulted increase of our policies by 15%.
? Lead the implementation of ACORD interface to integrate with third party aggregators to increase our policies.
? Lead the implementation of Kiosks in our store offices to reduce the agents’ workload.
? Development and Implementation of our Enterprise wide applications to be PCI compliant.
? Manage external relationships, directly working with vendors and business to scope software requirements.
? Provide application architecture, leadership, design best practices and automate the process to deliver the projects on time.
? Re-architected Enterprise software applications’ thru consolidating applications to reduce the maintenance costs and to increase productivity which resulted savings of $1M.
? Create and maintain strategies and roadmaps, ensuring they align with business and IT goals/strategies in conjunction to managing resources and managing software expense budgets.
Enterprise Architect, VNS TEK, KY (Dec ’11 – June ‘12)
Enterprise Application Integration
Environment : C#, VB.Net, ASP.Net, Microsoft Dynamic Great Plains (GP), BizTalk
? Lead the enterprise architecture team
? Provided technical direction, design guidance and development help
? Provided solution and architecture to integrate all enterprise applications.
? Assess current enterprise applications and provided guidance to improve performance and stability of applications.
Application Architect, Home Care Home Base, KY (Aug ’09 – Dec ‘11)
Home Health & Hospice Application.
Environment : C#, Microsoft Enterprise Library, SQL Server 2008, Biz Talk, Team Foundation, HIPAA.
? Establish strong working relationships with the business analysts and users as a trusted technical advisor to build clinical and financial products.
? Provide product expertise to the development teams and serve as a specialist on the project by keeping abreast of new product releases and evolving technology
? Provide commanding technical leadership to project teams to ensure that the design, implementation and end-results meet the business requirements with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and on-time delivery.
? Provide architectural design, reviews and consultation throughout the life cycle of business application development projects; including but not limited to project definition, requirements analysis, prototyping, architecture definition, system design, construction, quality assurance, and production deployment
? Architect and design transforming electronic medical record formats from and to internal formats.
Application Architect, UPS, KY (June ’07 – June ‘09)
Business Assurance Test (BAT) Lab Tools Development.
Environment : C Sharp (C#), ASP.Net, Microsoft Enterprise Library, Web Client Software Factory, Visio, Serena, oracle 10g, SQL Server, Windows 2003
? Provide architectural design, reviews and consultation throughout the life cycle of application development projects; including but not limited to project definition, technical feasibility assessment, requirements analysis, prototyping, architecture definition, system design, construction, quality assurance, and production deployment.
? Establish strong working relationships with the business analysts and users as a trusted technical advisor.