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Tarek
tarek@leb.ai
360-838-3466
Washougal, WA
Hands-on Team Leader
15 years experience W2
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PROVEN GLOBAL IT LEADER

  • Hands-on Team Leader
  • Strategic Solutions Provider
  • Process Engineering
  • IT Budget / Planning Enterprise Systems
  • Regulatory, Compliance & Security
  • Cloud Computing
  • Talent Development

Experience
Senior Director IT - Data & Innovation
Information Technology
Aug 2019 - Nov 2020

Mars Incorporated Senior Director IT Data & Innovation

  • Led team of 50+ IT development and data engineering professionals who support over 1,000 U.S. hospitals with 1.6M digital-first customers and over $200M in revenue
  • Added $200K in monthly revenue by rolling out an automated prescription ordering solution
  • Enabled and deployed the first IoT-enabled clinic vans for pets to 3 underserved communities
  • Implemented 10+ large-scale machine learning data and privacy-compliant solutions
  • Enriched 20k employees' digital experience by rolling out chatbots and touch screen solutions
Data Engineering Machine Learning Project Management
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Director IT
Information Technology
Feb 2017 - Aug 2019

AI Labs & Tax Products

  • Headed the digital transformation of corporate tax learning software, Checkpoint Learning
  • Managed 40+ IT organization of developers, cloud devops, & testing in US & India
  • Formed the AI research and development lab in Dallas as part of Thomson Reuters AI division
  • Netted 32% increase in customer orders and 20% ROI by integrating a Python-based content recommendation system in a $300M knowledge solutions product for public accountants
  • Retained >90% of customers and improved product quality 300% by modernizing the tax and audit e-learning product into a mobile-first cloud-native application
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Associate Director IT
Information Technology
Mar 2006 - Feb 2017
  • Managed multiple IT dev, testing, and operations across the US, India, and Latin America
  • Reduced mission critical outages by over 55% and mean time to repair by 28% by leading the testing and monitoring of Verizon's automation solutions
  • Recovered $100M in lost revenue from fraudulent transactions using lean methodologies
  • Earned Verizon Leadership Circle Award and Best in Class Award
  • Supported over 60K employees and 100s of systems by developing productivity products
  • Co-created a Verizon internship program and sponsored several talent development events
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Non-cloudteam Skill
Education
Management and Technology
Walden University
University of Dallas
Computer Science
American University of Beirut
Certifications
TECHNOLOGIES + CERTIFICATIONS
Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, AI/ML Deep Learning, Certified Scrum Master
Skills
Project Management
2020
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MS Visio
2019
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Data Engineering
2020
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Machine Learning
2020
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