IT Management Professional

I am a Hands on IT management professional with over 20 years continuous professional growth. My background consists of managing network infrastructures, communications, help desk, operations, programming development and project management for corporate headquarter based data centers and multiple site locations. I have negotiated hardware and software contracts with heavy emphasis on vendor management. I have converted and implemented many new IBM mid-range computer systems and project managed several MRP/ERP implementations and conversions. I have been called a user friendly manager based on my pro-active management style, leadership skills, mentoring and the ability to create a better IT department to serve the company.

The following are highlights of my qualifications:

– I have over 17 years of IBM AS400 & i5 series experience including new installations, conversions, PTFs and O/S upgrades.

– Successfully implemented many MAPICS (Infor XA) MRP & ERP software applications over the past 20 years including, new installations, upgrades, module additions, 3rd party bolt on applications and MAPICS re-engineering.

– Having built data centers from the ground floor I have very good technical proficiency with numerous platforms, network protocols, and administration tools.

– Hands-on professional with experience managing network infrastructures, communications, help desk, operations, programming development and project management.

– I have been instrumental in helping to build teams, mentor and develop talent, and provide outstanding training and system support.

I believe in strong leadership by example and possess excellent interpersonal communication and active listening skills. Others recognize me as a people-oriented leader who creates a strong relationship and credibility with all users. I have managed departmental budgets and can work within budgetary parameters. My career shows a demonstrated track record as being an IT professional. All these qualities combined with my dedication and tireless work ethic would enable me to make a positive impact at your company.

I am open to relocation and will relocate myself for the right opportunity. Enclosed is a copy of my resume for your review. I would welcome a personal interview at your earliest convenience to discuss your needs and objectives and the possibility of working together to meet them. Thank you for your time and consideration.

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