J U S T I N   M E A D  

TECHNICAL MANAGEMENT RESUME
 

735 North Jefferson Avenue

Loveland, Colorado 80537-4407

Telephone. 303.588.1996

Fax/Voice Mail. 970.669.4413 /      justin@rm-mi.net

Business Skills Summary *Middle Management*

• Managed and supervised employees and staff.  • Project management of cross functional teams.  • Participated on teams defining job scope and hiring of employees.  • Customer/client focused communication style.  • Analytical approach to consultation.  • Business writing executive reports, business plans, and training materials.  • Technical writing of request for proposals, installation procedures and help documentation.  • Preparation of budgets and financials for start ups.  • New business development in technology markets.  • Emerging market research and analysis.  • Negotiation of contracts.  • Vendor relations and technical liaison.  • Selling and marketing various products and services.

Technical Skills Summary *Business Systems Analyst/Programmer*

• Business data environments in DB2-AS/400, SQL Server 2000, Oracle 8i.  • Business analysis in SQL Enterprise, COGNOS, Crystal Reports (Business Objects), Access, Excel.  • SQL server 2000 database administration (DBA).  • Systems development life cycles and project methodologies (SDLC).  • Facilitation and implementation of PTF’s and upgrades to enterprise business applications.  • Enterprise systems include: J.D. Edwards ERP, Sungard H.T.E. Government Information Systems, ITRON Utility Systems, Tele-Works and Class Recreation Software and EFT implementations.  • Worked with and second level support of applications/business systems including and not limited to: LIMS, Utility Billing, Finance, GMBA, Building Permits, HMS Colorado Sales-tax, E-commerce, and within FDA and HIPAA regulated operations.  • Development of business applications with Access2000, FileMaker and SQL/MSSQL database engines within N-tier architecture framework using ODBC, ADO, TCP/IP in LAN and WAN topology.  • Migration of legacy data into current environment architectures.  • Web Master/Web Author for inter/intra-net use.  • Administrator of SOHO wireless network with 802.11b access point.  • Trainer/teacher in class room settings and 1:1 settings of ERP applications.  • Support (second tier) to clients on ERP and on Microsoft standard business applications.  • OS inclusive of XP, 2000, NT Server, AS/400, MAC-OS, Win95/98, DOS, & LINUX. 

Professional Experience

Rocky Mountain Managed Information, Loveland, Colorado 2004-Present

DBA “Rocky Mountain Mi”

Founder, Business Analyst Consulting in Information Systems [http://www.rm-mi.net]

RM-Mi is focus is in the SOHO for web hosting services and Independent Software Vendor (ISV) contract programming for ERP developers also including clients needs in data warehouse ETML, storage and business intelligence reporting. Projects have included Access Application user enhancement programming, logo design, web development and hosting, and consulting on technology process.

 

The City and County of Broomfield Colorado, Broomfield, Colorado, 1998-2004

Applications Specialist,   Information Technology

Brief: Business analysis and application integration specializing in business intelligence, data manipulation, and database administration. Detail: Integration, implementation, and maintenance of vertical applications, multi-user applications, or applications requiring programming. Assists in the recommendation of hardware and software applications. Develops user oriented product requirements; designs and develops user interfaces and maintains domain specific knowledge, skills, and abilities to current industry standards. Develops and implements project plans for application needs, including project objectives, timeframes, and resources required from both the Information Technologies department and other business vertical departments. Analyzes processes, develops action plans and implements solutions. Develops database queries and reports. Monitors, analyzes, and improves performance of application software. Supports third party application software; interacts with vendors regarding program problems, upgrade schedules and software installations. Works with departments to improve and implement automation of tasks. Provides support and integration to recurring data transfers between all business departments and any outside companies or government agencies. Meets with end user departments to understand user needs. Prepares requirements definition document and secures user approval. Identifies options for meeting user needs by purchasing commercial software products and/or develops software in-house or with contractors. With input from users, evaluates the effectiveness and efficiency of the available options. Implements the chosen solution. Evaluation of requirements and options will frequently involve identifying and visiting other government agencies performing similar functions. Evaluates service costs and makes related recommendations. Identifies and recommends improvements in divisional and departmental operations to ensure assigned functions are efficient and cost effective. SQL2000 Database Administration duties include migration, maintenance, backup recovery, security, ability to script and utilize advanced procedures to ensure server availability and functionality to the end users. Advanced knowledge of business intelligence applications such as Cognos and Crystal Reports, of data extrapolation from IBM AS400 using native Query and DB2 tools as well as ODBC and MS Excel and Access data aggregation and transformation for the benefit of reporting to executive staff in various departments in the city.

 

NUeBook, Loveland, Colorado, 1998-1999

Founder,   

In 1998 electronic book’s (eBook) held promise of a new paradigm. Recognizing an opportunity and pursuing the business and technological aspects, as founder of an emerging company doing market research on the viability of the NUeBook concept taking the group through the startup phase. Determining the barrier to market was the unit cost of storage that did not fit with in market studies of acceptable product cost, the venture was shelved.  Achievements :• Assembled a top tier team of hardware, software and process engineers. • Advisory team members included MIT, Stanford, and fortune 1000 executives. • Development of a prospectus business plan that held the interest of industry professionals. • Networked and entertained venture discussions with fortune 500 businesses.

 

Rocky Mountain Ram, Boulder, Colorado. 1998
Manager of Information Systems

RMR manufacturers and sells computer memory modules direct to business entities. Tasked with maintaining TCP/IP network, security, servers and improving process and sales management software. Managed technical support staff.  Achievements  • Mapped and documented data-flow in existing FileMaker database. • Created Request for Proposal (RFP) for new application development. • Selected development vendor and negotiated project plan.

 

AMGEN, Boulder, Colorado. 1995-1997

Document Control Associate II,  Logistical Operations Department.

Achievements:  • Developed database application that optimized maintenance department work process. • Organized company assets to save annual operating expenses. • Improved departmental communication with intranet web site for Logistical Operations. • Successful ETL of legacy data from AskManMan into FileMaker database.  Member of: • POET (Purchase Order Electronic Transfer) development team. • Contract management development team. • Team leader of Boulder Technical Resources (BTR) communication team. • Cross trained in FDA Regulated operations purchasing, warehouse, distribution process.

 

Conceptions UNltd., Rochester, Vermont. 1994

Manager of Telemarketing Services

Managed call center testing market lists for publishing services fulfillment. Researched selected and cleaned prospect lists for quality. Authored marketing copy, managed staff of in house telemarketers, tracked results and prepared reports. Managed vendor relations and client relations.  

Achievements:  • Rebuilt Access database tracking system to facilitate reporting quality.

 
Miscellaneous professional experience                Various sales, marketing and photography jobs 1987-1994

Academic             Bachelor of Science/Business Information Systems (BS/IS), University of Phoenix 1999

Additional Coursework
Small Business Management, University of Vermont C.E.C., 1991
Graphic Design, Church Street Center C.E.C., 1990
Visual Communications, Lyndon State College, 1985-1987
Outdoor Leadership and Woodland Ecology, Sterling Institute, 1983

Additional Training Seminars: 1995-2004
• Intro to Good Manufacturing Practices • Effective Business Writing • Raising Capital • COGNOS v5 Impromptu Administration • Advanced Crystal Reports v8.5 • Mastering Visual Basic 6.0 Fundamentals • MS Developer Series comparison of ACCESS 2000 and SQL7 • SQL Server 2000 Administration • Introduction to Oracle Administration • Oracle PL/SQL 8.1.5 • PACS Administration •

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