I am a manager of application and database technology teams supporting complex, integrated, application systems. My positive, dynamic personality allows me to quickly grasp the overall business landscape and uncover opportunities to streamline operations and improve efficiency. An energetic manager, mentor, and team builder, I am results and goal oriented, aligning business and operational needs. I assess scenarios from the big picture to the fine details creating innovative, yet right sized, solutions. As a system integrator and architect, I have managed complex systems locally, regionally, and globally.
This includes initiating and running programs and projects integrating application software and infrastructure; providing highly available, application clusters, and disaster recovery; onboarding, migrating, and supporting applications globally; and, deploying solutions on-premise and to the cloud.
My experiences include: managing technology teams in development and support; business IT assessments and process analysis; full lifecycle application development and management; initiate and deliver programs implementing SOA technologies to major corporations; Oracle engineered system architecture and project management; deep technical knowledge of Oracle eBusiness Suite (Financials, HR/Payroll), Weblogic, and SOA Suite; factory SCADA and process control system integration; WMS systems and 3PL Americas support and performance management; business development and product planning; focus groups and meetings between government and multiple private entities to formulate product direction and demand; control center operations and regional system integration; infrastructure planning and project management for new corporate IT operation buildout; maintenance and support team management; and, planning and roadmap futures.
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Manager: Information Technology, Applications, Solutions
Senior Management roles managing application technical support teams for oracle eBusiness Suite (Financials) and oracle Hyperion, oracle on Amazon Cloud, and oracle SOA Suite. Includes architecture, design, provisioning, and support.
North American 3PL stabilization project assessing customer issues with support improvements and faster results.
Planning and implementation of oracle eBS and other technologies with large and small companies integrating with enterprise policies and procedures in a variety of infrastructure environments with varying IT maturity levels.
Global migration and archiving of oracle applications (Hyperion and eBS) between the IT infrastructures of two companies.
Strategy Team manager for a group of 50 people with a Fortune 500 company.
Led development of two custom oracle database applications for Merchandising and Representative Tracking.
Manage multiple large projects in software and hardware system engineering and deployments. On budget, on time delivery.
Project turn arounds to bring projects back to green when running off track.
Turned around an oracle eBusiness Suite database administration group calming the work environment making it more productive and manageable and streamlining interaction with oracle development.
Chartered and initiated a self-directed, high performance work team responsible for immediate response to wafer fab operations for a Fortune 500 company.
Created and carried out initiatives to implement oracle SOA Suite technology for 2 companies from concept, to architecture, design, implementation, and governance using oracle SOA Suite.
Technology integration lead working with executives of multiple large companies in joint product development of high end, government security products.
Consulting business startup; 5 years in operation.
Management: oracle Applications Technology Team; IT Operations and Stabilization Assessments; Information Technology Infrastructure; Consulting Operations, Project Oversight and Management; Business Development
Technologies: Amazon AWS Cloud, oracle Technologies (eBusiness Suite, SOA Suite, oracle Cloud Applications, High Availability, Enterprise Application Architecture, Engineered systems: Exalytics, Exadata, oracle Database Appliance); System Integration; Disaster Recovery; HP Project and Portfolio Management (PPM); HP Quality Center; Software Products: oracle eBusiness Suite - ERP, Siebel, Database, oracle SOA Suite, WebLogic, Development
Industries: Transportation and Logistics, Manufacturing, Food Processing, Oil and Gas, Insurance, Higher Education, High Technology, Software, Marketing, Biotechnology, Retail, Merchandising
DSV Air & Sea (formerly UTi Worldwide) – Senior Manager, oracle eBS DBA and Hyperion Oct 2015 – Februry 2018
Stabilization and performance assessment of North American 3PL sites to identify troubled customers, evaluate support delivery, and assess upgrade and migration plans. Streamline processes to best engage support services to drive problems to RCA’s for permanent fixes and to speed support results. Communicate with customers, regional directors, operations, and Global IT support. Reported results to Global IT, Solutions IT Senior Director.
Manage oracle Application technology support team covering two highly complex application systems: oracle eBusiness Suite (Financials) and oracle Hyperion (Business Intelligence) with 24X7 Global Support. Defined and brought shadow IT applications under EIT governance and support. Turned around lagging oracle Exadata implementation project as part of a hardware migration project for oracle eBS.
Planned, and coordinated migration of oracle eBS and Hyperion applications from Singapore to Denmark onto DSV infrastructure.
Notional Inc. - Solution Architect April 2015 – October 2015
Business created to provide solution architecture services to clients.
Jibe Consulting - Consulting Manager, IT Manager, Architect Oct 2010 – March 2015
Managed the field DBA consultant team and internal IT infrastructure team while architecting solutions, and execution plans for complex COTS applications and oracle Engineered Systems (oracle Exalytics and oracle Database Application). This includes creation and execution of net new, Service Oriented Architecture initiatives for two clients involving planning, reference architectures, technology training, and high availability architecture design. Established a program management process to manage internal IT projects.
Implemented oracle Dataguard in AWS Cloud as failover for a local database.
Implemented oracle Fusion Cloud on hosts in AWS Cloud.