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Edward
edwardjhall@bellsouth.net
205-566-5669
9062 Bradford Trafford Rd
Pinson, AL 35126
IT Project Manager
33 years experience W2
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Summary

MANAGER: Applications Architecture & Systems Analysis

  • Successful technical management professional with over 25 years of experience in data analysis, project management, applications development, and systems architecture.
  • Guide team members in developing and implementing targeted technical solutions to answer business needs and promote growth.
  • Motivated leader driving projects to successful completion through critical analysis, strategy, organization, and the establishment of key processes to ensure accuracy, efficiency, and productivity throughout the project lifecycle.

Skills

  • Project Management
  • Data Analysis
  • Issue Resolution
  • Client Relationships
  • Business Development Agile Experienced
  • Business Analysis
  • Risk Mitigation
  • Systems Architecture
  • Strategy Development Release Management
  • Team Building
  • Process Improvements
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Guidelines Needs Assessment
  • Budget Management
  • Applications Development
  • Operational Efficiency Workforce Management
  • Organizational Analysis
  • Workflow Organization
  • End User Support

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Agile Experienced
  • Microsoft Azure Foundation
  • Oracle SQL
  • SPLUNK
  • Python Advanced Excel use connecting to DBs and data analysis
  • API and Business Service Architecture Microsoft Visio
  • Oracle Accounts Receivable
  • COBOL
  • JCL
  • TSO
  • MVS
  • Harvest

Experience
IT Project Manager
Information Technology
Mar 2020 - present

Responsible for project management and directing 2 cross function teams to migrate AT&T applications to the Microsoft Azure Cloud.

  • Managed and directed 2 teams to determine the architecture of the existing application on AT&T premises, determine the needs of the application in the Azure environment and migrate the application to the Azure cloud using repetitive Terraform and CICD scripting.
  • Lead the team in reporting of progress and coordination of efforts between the Migration team and the owners of the application.
Project Management Terraform Scripting Progress MS Azure CICD
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IT Project Manager
Information Technology
Jan 2015 - Mar 2020

Responsible for collecting, organizing and determining the operational insights that could be derived from the data created by the applications. Worked with the Application teams to develop additional data points as needed to fulfill reporting requirements.

  • Analyzed the available data using Splunk and Oracle SQL to determine what data was being collected
  • Organized and cleansed the data using standard data collection tools
  • Determined insights that could be derived through exploratory data analysis such as descriptive statistics and data visualization
  • Specified reporting requirements based on the data available and specified additional data that needed to be collected by the application teams.
  • Created reporting mock ups to aid in the validation of the data insights
  • Validated automated reporting and dashboards that were created from requirements provided
  • Created and validated ad hoc reports
  • Performed Trouble Resolution of reports and dashboards. Determined if issue related to reporting software/hardware issues or to changes made in the data by providers
Project Management SQL Splunk Data Visualization Analysis
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IT Project Manager
Information Technology
Jan 2005 - Jan 2015

Responsible for managing a team of developers through the lifecycle of creating APIs and business services. Provided production support for inventory of APIs and services that are in production. Maintain budgets and personnel to provide expected support needs and new development needs.

  • Lead team to determine project scope, system requirements, development, testing and deployment
  • Serve as project communication clearing house for all formal project status reporting
  • Develop and maintain all project manager deliverables throughout the project lifecycle
  • Identify project risk, develop a project risk management plan and actively manage risk throughout the project lifecycle
  • Manage interaction between the customer, vendors, and the internal IT project team to ensure that appropriate relationships exist to produce positive project outcomes
  • Manage the project change control process, status reporting, project estimating and monthly cost accounting
  • Serve as subject matter expert regarding the Customer and Billing business domains.
Project Management Risk Management System Requirements
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System Architect
Information Technology
Jan 2003 - Jan 2004
Bellsouth (RNS) System Architect for the Reginal Negotiation System. Provided System Requirements and Architecture Design for software used by all of the customer service representatives. Also provided System Requirements and Architecture for software that allowed external service providers access to AT&T systems related to Ordering of telecommunication services.
  • Determined which systems were impacted by business requirements
  • Developed System Requirements to the impacted systems to allow the integrated process to work
  • Validated Testing results and assured the changes met the business requirements
  • Demonstrated the changes to the Business Clients to obtain their agreement that the processes were correctly implemented to meet the business needs
System Architecture
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COBOL Programmer
Information Technology
Jan 1997 - Jan 2001
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  • COBOL Development and Y2K certification
  • Drummond Corporation
  • COBOL Programmer
Cobol
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COBOL Programmer, Software Librarian
Information Technology
Jan 1991 - Jan 1997
  • Customer Support for 401K accounting software system
Cobol
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Customer Service Manager
Information Technology
Jan 1989 - Jan 1991

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Education
Computer Science
The University of Alabama
Skills
Project Management
2021
15
Cobol
2001
10
Risk Management
2015
10
System Requirements
2015
10
Analysis
2020
5
Data Visualization
2020
5
Splunk
2020
5
SQL
2020
5
System Architecture
2004
1
Agile Methodology
0
1
Application Development
0
1
Budget Management
0
1
CICD
2021
1
Microsoft Excel
0
1
MS Azure
2021
1
MS Visio
0
1
Process Improvement
0
1
Progress
2021
1
Release Management
0
1
Scripting
2021
1
Terraform
2021
1
Workforce Management
0
1
Seminars and Training
Agile Bootcamp, 2015
Awards
Eagle Scout, 1983