à Experience implementing iterative software development processes.
à Proven track record of successfully driving / delivering difficult projects.
à Demonstrated skill in defining a clear project vision, clarifying objectives, identifying critical path deliverables, creating a plan and schedule, and tracking milestones.
à Proven ability to write clear product specifications and rapidly create prototypes.
à Strong communication and leadership skills.
à Proven ability to lead, direct and motivate cross-functional teams and to communicate responsibilities, clear roles and desired outcomes
à Demonstrated ability to resolve conflicts and issues.
à Demonstrated ability to manage complex expectations, drive trade-off decisions, and manage risks.
Wireless application development
Graphic and Image Processing
Localization and translation
Digital/Physical Good Fulfillment
Data integration with legacy systems
MS IIS, Windows/NT, VB, VSS, ASP, Project, SQL Server, SiteServer, Linux, Perl, Apache, Cybersource, PayLinx, XML.
Thinkshare 12/00 – 03/01 Consultant
Consulted with wireless application software company on development strategy. Established project processes. Delivered sample application for vc presentations.
– 11/00 Technical Services
Responsible for technical implementation of publications using the iCopyright Instant Clearance Service across multiple platforms. Recruited, hired, and managed technical staff of 6 for new functional group. Developed initial processes for coordinating schedule, issues, and technologies.
Director of Web Applications
Responsible for web applications development. Recruited, hired, and managed technical staff of 4 for new functional group. Coordinated contracts/activities for out-sourced web design and information architect firms.
Senior Program Manager
Led cross-functional team of 25 to deliver initial launch of iCopyright Instant Clearance Service. Defined project vision, managed complex expectations, drove trade-off decisions under intense schedule pressure.
Instant Clearance Service
LA Times Implementation
Bowne Internet/ Sitewerks 10/98 – 9/99 Technical Architect
Consulted with existing and potential clients about web applications. Defined requirements, conducted design and analysis, and created specifications. Led developers in implementing projects. Coordinated project activities with third parties such as hosting companies, payment processors, banks, software suppliers.
Membership and E-commerce Site for SurveyPlanet
Extranet for Apex
On-Line Ordering for Apex
Intranet for Fleet Leasing
Images / Photodisc 6/96
– 10/98 On-Line Project Manager
Coordinated and directed activities of engineers, web developers, UI architects, graphic designers, test lead, and contractors. Managed project schedule and plan. Managed business and technical issues and escalated any that affected project progress. Actively managed requirement changes and complex expectations. Worked with business units as internal consultant to define and/or improve business processes.
Credit Card Processing
New Search Engine
English to Japanese KeyWord Translation
Enhancements to e-commerce system
Pacific Biometrics 11/92 – 6/96 Information Systems Manager
Developed a complex, mission-critical Lab Information System under intense schedule pressure to handle the receiving, workflow, reporting and billing of specimens. Analyzed requirements, modeled data, designed system, wrote code. Managed testing, conversion and implementation. Supervised programmers and contractors
Generation Systems 6/89 – 11/92 System Analyst/ Programmer
Managed projects, analyzed and designed systems, wrote specifications, and coded programs for various clients. Developed database models. Directed programmers. Developed company-coding standards for programmers.
9/85 – 6/89 Programmer
Designed and programmed Work Order and Time Tracking System for engineering group. Prepared and executed long-range information processing plan.
Microsoft Solutions Frameworks
Construx: Software Estimation
Visual Basic 6.0
Transact Web Commerce; OpenMarket
Team Dynamics; Impact Group
Project Management; Project Mentors
Project Management; Lafleur/Cadence
Creative Thinking; Battelle
BS Physics; Western WA University