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Senior Business Information Technology practitioner with 18 years of disciplined leadership and hands-on technology experience. Growing record of accomplishment in Technology Strategy and Execution, Infrastructure and Operations Management, Vendor Management, Software Development onshore and offshore, Enterprise Architecture, Enterprise Data Management, Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence, Vendor Negotiation and Service Contract Management, Project Management Office, Business Process Outsourcing, Mergers and Acquisitions, Budgeting, Team Building and Employee Management. Specialties: Business Technology Strategy Architecture, Design and Engineering IT Operations & Infrastructure Management Vendor Negotiation & Service Contract Management Enterprise Software Development (Onshore and Offshore) Project Management Office IT Service and Performance Management Enterprise Architecture -- Business Technology Architecture -- Enterprise Application Architecture -- Information, Data and Technical Architecture Enterprise Data Management Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence Business and Knowledge Process Outsourcing
Responsible for the overall management of architecture, design and engineering teams along with providing the strategic direction and vision for the Enterprise Architecture, technology governance, enterprise tools, server, storage, network and database engineering teams. Management responsibilities include resource, demand, and pipeline management, budgetary approvals for hardware and software procurement, negotiating infrastructure purchase requests/contracts, proactive management of vendor/supplier relationships and delivery performance.
Execution driven strategist reporting directly to the Global Chief Information Officer and is responsible for the Technology Strategy, Enterprise Architecture (EA) Program, Global Software Development Projects, Vendor Management, Infrastructure and Security for all regions namely, United States, Australia, United Kingdom, and New Zealand.
Responsible for a team that manages business processes, operational and reporting data needs, project portfolio, management reporting, vendor relationship, product pricing and business architecture for Secondary Marketing. Senior Architect for Countrywide and Bank Of America's merger strategy and planning. Member of the core technology program office for acquisition assessment and technology platform evaluation.
Owner of an IT consulting firm that manages E-Commerce websites, offshore application development, data warehouse and conducts IT training events for corporations like Lockheed Martin, Merck, Knight Ridder, Gaudenzia etc.
Responsible for setting architectural and technology directions, steward of standards and best practices, vendor management, monitor technology market and emerging technologies, drive technology and process governance, lead architectural councils and provide due diligence for mergers and acquisitions. [EDS Consultant at GMAC from Oct 2003 thru' April 2005] Chief technology architect for GMAC's M&A initiative merging GMAC Residential Funding Corp. (RFC) and GMAC Mortgage.
Responsible for defining, developing and implementing applications and data standards, validating system requirements, architect, workflow, supporting project implementation, managing and leading application development projects. [DPT Consultant at Knight Ridder from Dec 1998 thru' June1999]