To obtain a position where I can broaden my current skill sets in an intellectually challenging environment.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
High energy, results oriented, hands-on professional, with a successful record of accomplishments in the information technology field. Fluent in Cobol II, RPG II, CICS, Eztrieve, Data Stage and JCL. I have had some exposure to MQ series, Java, PL SQL and C++. I have experience in both mainframe and UNIX environments. I also have a thorough knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite.
Major strengths include abstract concept development, code and process optimization, strong leadership, excellent communication skills, competent, strong team player, attention to detail, as well as supervisory skills including hiring, termination, scheduling, training, payroll, and other administrative tasks.
Languages Coboll II; CICS; TSO/ISPF; Eztrieve; DFSORT; RPG II; SQL; Java; C++; FTP; MQ series; EDI transaction sets
Tools Microsoft Office; Microsoft Project; Microsoft Visio; Daptiv; Toad, Ascential Datastage; InfoPac; Metamon
Platforms IBM zOS and MVS; Windows XP/2000/9x/Vista; Unix
Databases CA-Datacom; DB2; Oracle; Access
Membership C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Change Control Board
C&S WHOLESALE GROCERS, INC. (PRIVATE), KEENE, NH 1991-PRESENT
_2__nd__ Largest Grocery Wholesaler in the United States_
_7__th__ Largest Privately Held Company in the United States (Forbes)_
_20,000+ employees and greater than $22 billion in sales_
ICOP PURCHASING SYSTEM (MAR 2004 a" MARCH 2008)
System recommended purchases of $20B annual inventory.
Designed the very complex end-to-end process from INVENTORY EVALUATION to ORDER PROMPTING to ORDER FILLING to TRUCK BUILDING. *
Using Cobol and the mainframe platform, constructed all working code to achieve the design. *
Implemented system in 38 of 40 warehouses. *
Developed Ad Feathering model to project a customer's product pull rate. Creating a standard deviation to project product need in warehouse.
INVOICE MATCHING (DEC 2007 a" PRESENT)
Redesigned the Invoice matching process for the Accounts Payable Department, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
IT PROCUREMENT APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT (2006-PRESENT)
Manage day to day assignments for the IT Procurement Applications Development team. Including requirement gathering and task development with our User community.
TRAINING (2004 a" PRESENT)
Train new and subordinate programmers in new and efficient coding practices. Designed and implemented training manuals and other documentation.
CHANGE CONTROL BOARD (2007 a" PRESENT)
Member of the CCB, Change Control Board, for C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. This board reviews and approves all process and infrastructure changes prior to implementation.
DALLAS TO EXCEED WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS CONVERSION (2002 a" 2003)
Assisted in converting from the dated Dallas WMS to the updated Exceed WMS.
INTRODUCED INTRINSIC FUNCTIONS (2000)
In an effort to optimize code at C&S, I researched and implemented a process to replace the home grown date conversion process to IBM intrinsic functions.
RESERVE REPORTING (1998 a" 1999)
Converted the Reserve Inventory reporting process from RPG II to COBOL II. Creating a dynamic processes rather than hard coded parameters. Removing the need to clone the RPG II program for each customer.
TRAILER DAMAGE TRACKING (1994-1998)
Developed and maintained an access database to track damages to fleet equipment, including costs of repairs.
TRAILER SHOP EMPLOYEE DATABASE (1994-1998)
Developed and maintained the Trailer Shop Employee database. This database recorded employee accomplishments and attendance, as well as generating annual reviews and recommended pay increases.
FLEET LOCATION DATABASE (1994-1998)
Developed and maintained a database of trailer locations for a fleet of 4000 plus. This was by interfacing with several other systems for last touch data.