results-driven senior/lead release engineer eager to contribute technical expertise as well as dynamic management, team building and interpersonal relation skills toward actively supporting a progressive organization in optimizing operational performance as a key staff member
several years progressive experience as release engineer and programmer, including senior roles requiring dynamic team building/leadership, project administration and quality assurance skills
bs in information technology
facilitate optimal utilization of technology and financial resources through proactive workflow planning/coordination
effectively define, develop and implement targeted action plans to maximize operational productivity, efficiency and profitability
most recently spearheaded projects ranging from launching vendor testing technologies to streamlining vending files
successfully developed northwind project using visual basic against an access database to efficiently process data entry
created a comprehensive relational database including table structure, constraints, and data input
perforce system administrator certified
alchemy system administrator certified
brain bench certified in math fundamentals, computer fundamentals, visual basic 6.0
client/server technology certified
applications engineer spec ii; kronos, inc. - chelmsford, ma 2010
strategically boosted efficiencies by streamlining pre-/post-vending of files for international website and technical documentation.
effectively set up and maintained multiple virtual machines for productive vendor testing.
contributed technical expertise toward writing framescript scripts for technical writers.
demonstrated sharp leadership skills in promptly addressing, troubleshooting and resolving team issues.
release engineer; health dialog - bedford, nh 2008-2010
successfully met deliverables on several member facing applications.
efficiently managed multiple builds and configurations to meet qa standards.
coordinated necessary resources for operations staging and production; provided precise instructions for coordinated deployments.
instrumental in building the release engineering team's research and development of the sourcegear vault application.
represented team before the change control board.
release engineer; pyxis mobile - waltham, ma 2007-2008
successfully delivered software builds to quality assurance (qa) team for timely customer release.
efficiently maintained and enhanced automated build/continuous integration system to boost operational productivity and efficiencies.
developed and administered build status reports; provided development and qa with current and past build status updates and details.
strategically defined scm best practices and utilized accurev to productively manage branching and merger of changes; administered notes to support each release.
resourcefully created and maintained window installers supporting applications, web projects, mobile applications, and database packages.
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release engineer; upromise, inc -newton, ma 2006-2007
proficiently managed daily operations, with full accountability for designing and updating ant-based build, testing and deploying scripts, and performing cruise control-driven builds.
actively troubleshot system issues, developed innovative solutions, supported administration, and perform related duties for the build and source control systems.
provider bill analyst; american international groups - boston, ma 2002-2005
applied strong analytical skills and attention to detail toward proficiently reviewing and processing workers compensation claims.
effectively liaised between professionals, including physicians, hospitals, nursing homes, and various other healthcare providers; ensure timely and accurate release of payments.
programmer ii; saztec international - billerica, ma 2000-2001
designed innovative and effective active server pages to enhance usability; developed and maintained the saztec international website (www.saztec.com); restructured generalized response card generations and programmed new vendor/client proprietary software to enhance performance.
bachelors of science, information technology; university of massachusetts; 2006
specialized training/professional development
information management research
oracle trained on networking fundamentals, pl/sql programming, relational database design, including stored procedures and triggers.
training for various industry relevant client/server applications using visual basic and power builder.
html; mssql 7; sql; quick basic; vba; windows 95/98/nt/xp; front page
perforce; ant; maven; java; unix
additional professional background information available on request
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