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Project Manager, Technical Author, Technical Project Manager, Application Environments Manager, Application Support Manager.
Area Covered: London
Work Experience Summary: IT -more...Project Manager, Technical Author, Technical Project Manager, Application Environments Manager, Application Support Manager.
Area Covered: London
Work Experience Summary: IT - Application Environments, Delivery & Project Manager on a freelance contract basis since 2005. I have provided freelance consultancty services to Centrica PLC, Norwich Union (Aviva Group), Camelot in the last 5 years and my duties have consisted of the following;
âï¿½’¢ Define and Implement an IT Environments management process
âï¿½’¢ Infrastructure Project Management using Prince 2 and Agile Methodolgies.
âï¿½’¢ Budgeting, reporting, managing project resources, highlight reports etc
âï¿½’¢ Define & implement the Environments Management Process
âï¿½’¢ Manage and mentor other junior members of my team
âï¿½’¢ Responsible and report to the Programme board on all matters concerning infrastructure.
âï¿½’¢ Presentations at board level on long term strategy for IT Environments.
âï¿½’¢ Responsible for the procurement and managed the installation of both production, development and test environments.
âï¿½’¢ IT Infrastructure requirements gathering
âï¿½’¢ Testing Strategy âï¿½ï¿½ read/analyse/contribute
âï¿½’¢ High Level Technical Design âï¿½ï¿½ read/analyse/contribute
âï¿½’¢ Prepare resource profile plans
âï¿½’¢ Project Manage and deliver web portals using Prince 2 and the agile methodology. Portals developed using PHP, .net, websphere, IIS, Java etc
âï¿½’¢ Resource mobilisation planning & confirmation from technical teams on resource availability.
âï¿½’¢ Data Management (baselines, backups, restores & builds).
âï¿½’¢ Coordinating the Performance Metrics - monitoring and collation.
âï¿½’¢ Manage the end to end process from procurement to installation, through to networks connectivity of new server equipment in the data centre.
I have been exposed or utilised the following technology;
Programming Languages, development tools and other applications used: Visual Basic, Html, SQL (Oracle6, 7, & 8, 9), Toad, Oracle Forms, Access, Active Server Pages, Crystal Reports, SQL Server, Front Page 98, Visual Inter Dev, Image Composer, Tuxedo, Open Process. Others include ETL, OLAP and other Data Delivery tools such as Easy Soft, Data Stage, Oracle Reports, Impromptu Cognos, Info Seagate Crystal Reports, Brio and Business Objects. Peregrine products such as Connect it, Service Centre, Asset Center, TOAD (Quest), Hummingbird Connectivity V7.0 (Exceed), KEA! 340, SAP ISU, Apache and IIS Web Servers, Websphere, Microsoft Project. BMC Patrol, Remedy, Share point, Claromentis, VMWARE, CM SYNERGY etc.
Operating Systems and Platforms; UNIX (Digital Unix, HP, Sun Solaris includes Shell Scripting), Windows 95, Windows 98 (beta version), Windows 3.11, Windows NT4 workstation, Windows NT5 (Beta version), Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and MSDOS.
Education Summary: Post Graduate Studies:
City University, London. Post Graduate Diploma/MSc Information Systems & Technology (Oct 1997).
HP Openview âï¿½ï¿½ Raise & approve change requests/work orders etc.
Strong knowledge and understanding of Change Management
Harvard Business School âï¿½ï¿½ 2004 (Boston âï¿½ï¿½ USA) âï¿½ï¿½ Using Technology to gain Competitive Business Advantage