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Gabriel
gblance1@bellsouth.net
770-987-9791
3906 Brookside Pkwy
Decatur, GA 30034
Business Analyst
31 years experience W2
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Summary

Diversified professional with accomplishments in the areas of Electronic Commerce, Data Administration, Data Management and Information Systems Development/Support and Technical Support. Proven track record in managerial leadership, strategic planning, requirement definition, system analysis, system design, user training and project management, with strong technical skills. Experience in: medical device field, banking, distribution, transportation and manufacturing across multiple platforms within the Supply Chain. Developed, managed, and improved IT systems through analyzing, end-user requirements and using SDLC.

Platforms:

? Windows (client server), UNIX, IBM Mainframes, AS/400, System/38, RS/6000, DEC/VAX, Univac, HP.

Software/Language:

? EDI, XML, INTERNET, SQL, GIS, GENTRAN, COBOL, ASSEMBLY, RPG III, ADS/O, CICS, DMS, IDMS, DL/I, IMS, PANVALET, ROSCO, OS/MVS, DOS, VSAM, ISAM, RDB, SMARTSTAR, CDD/PLUS, RMS, VMS, DB2, JCL, TSO, MS OFFICE TOOLS (EXCEL, POWERPOINT, ACCESS, MS-PROJECT, MS-WORD, VISIO, SHAREPOINT).

Experience
EDI / E-Commerce (SAP) Business Analyst
Information Technology
Apr 2013 - May 2019
Atlanta, GA
Consultant: Specialized in SAP/EDI with Project Management, EDI Trading Partner Implementation, Systems Analysis, and experience in user interaction, requirement gathering, development, testing, implementation and ongoing support.
  • Project consultant for configuration and implementation of EDI/E-Commerce projects.
  • Interfaced data between Legacy Systems and SAP.
  • Performed Gap Analysis, create business cases and design documents.
  • Provided daily ongoing production support, setup and maintenance for all EDI processing.
  • Liaison between internal business stakeholders, external trading partners, IT developers and VAN.
  • Supported ongoing SAP EDI development as it relates to EDI and E-Commerce.
  • Managed and support current Trading Partners relationships.
  • Prepared functional and technical Spec's.
  • Developed and implement EDI processes and procedure documents.
  • Developed EDI mapping.
  • Defined requirements and created design documents.
  • Project Management.
  • Developed trading partner documents.
Business Analysis EDI Production Support Requirements Gathering System Analysis Database Maintenance
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Business Analyst / Project Manager E-Commerce Consultant (SAP)
May 2012 - Apr 2013
Minneapolis, MN
Sr. E-Commerce Consultant working as the primary contact for all things E-Commerce and EDI related, serving as the liaison between external business/trading partners (e.g., Customers, Vendors, Suppliers, Banks, etc.) and internal business units.
  • Created and mentor E-Commerce technical and business teams.
  • Defined EDI/E-Commerce standards, policies, and Implementation Guidelines.
  • Document business processes. Gather date requirements and perform data analysis to supported business needs. Established measures and metrics on measuring the success of all E-Commerce process. Managed all E-Commerce Trading Partner relationships.
  • Provide Knowledge Transfer to onsite team. Served as Subject Matter Expert in the area of E-Commerce. Assist on-site team with all areas of testing including the creation of System Test Plan, Test script, Test Data etc.
  • Liaison between internal business stakeholders, external trading partners and IT developers.
Business Analysis EDI Project Management Stakeholder Engagement
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Business Analyst Consultant
Jan 2012 - May 2012
Atlanta, GA
  • Gather business requirements from business user for new SAP system.
  • Created business cases and design documents.
  • Document business processes.
  • Developed functional designs.
  • Worked with the IT staff on system design reviews.
Business Analysis SAP
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Business Analyst E-Commerce Consultant
Information Technology
Apr 2011 - Nov 2011
Nashville, TN
  • Worked with business users to gather business requirements.
  • Created business cases and design documents.
  • Document business processes.
  • Developed functional designs.
  • Assist with all areas of testing including the creation of System Test Plan, Test script, Test Data etc.
  • Worked with IT developers and tester to ensure requirements and functional design were translated accurately into technical design.
  • Worked with the IT staff on system design reviews.
  • Provided end user training.
Business Analysis System Design Test Planning
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Business Analyst / Project Manager E-Commerce Consultant (SAP)
Jan 2008 - Feb 2011
Minneapolis, MN
Sr. Consultant (B2B) with experience in the Medical Device field in international distribution. Specialized in SAP R/3 with project management, systems analysis, and experience in user interaction, requirement gathering, development, testing, implementation and ongoing support.
  • Project consultant for configuration and implementation of EDI E-Commerce projects.
  • Interfaced data between Legacy Systems and SAP.
  • Performed Gap Analysis, create business cases and design documents.
  • Provided daily ongoing production support.
  • Liaison between both internal users and external customers.
  • Supported ongoing SAP EDI development.
  • Managed Trading Partners relationships.
  • Prepared functional and technical Spec's.
  • Developed EDI processes and procedure documents.
  • Defined requirements and created design documents.
  • Project Management.
  • Setup new trading partners (810, 850, 820 & 997).
Business Analysis EDI Production Support Project Management Requirements Gathering SAP SAP TR System Analysis
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IT Manager/E-Commerce Director
Aug 1990 - Jan 2008
Atlanta, GA
/ BLUELINX CORP IT Manager/E-Commerce Director
Project Management
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Business Analyst/Project Manager, Application Development
Banking/Financial
Jan 1997 - Jan 2008
Developed and executed detailed implementation plan to incorporate new strategies and technologies within the Electronic Commerce B2B program for customers and vendors across the different business units within the areas of customers, products and suppliers, making sure the data structures are consistent and compatible with both the internal and the external systems within the customers and supplier's operations. Worked with several hardware platforms and different business cultures within the Supply Chain. Managed the scheduling and prioritization of the business unit's requirements for the Electronic Commerce organization. Managed a staff of twelve (12).
  • Established and managed processes to monitor daily Electronic Commerce production, support and test activities. Analyzed and resolved problems. Worked with internal and external partners on creating project scope, requirements and project plans and perform Gap Analysis.
  • Provide supervision and leadership to the E-Commerce team, including job assignments, performance evaluation, training, professional development, and career planning and etc.
  • Work with senior management, IT staff, business units, and DBA's to ensure availability, reliability, and scalability of E-Commerce systems to meet business demands.
  • Setup new trading partners relationships i.e. customers and vendors with the Supply Chain.
  • Analyzed business application system functions and requirements for Electronic Commerce Integration within the different business units. Worked with many external customers, external vendors and other partners i.e. banks, transportation carriers (rails, motors & oceans) as well as technical system personnel (internal & external) and internal business partners to assess processes and procedures and to identify requirements.
  • Establish and implement policies, procedures, and technologies for E-Commerce processes including security.
  • Define and implement strategies for integrating E-Commerce systems and non-E-Commerce operating environments.
  • Performed project management and project planning duties on all Electronic Commerce B2B related projects and activities with both external customers and external vendors.
  • Established policies and procedures as it relates to Electronic Commerce. Managed the data synchronization process across the supply chain.
  • Manage relationships with software vendors as well as manage installation of software upgrades.
  • Awarded "Supplier of the Year" for several years with the implementation of Electronic Commerce processes. As well as reduced cost by millions of dollars using Electronic Commerce.
  • Worked on the following EDI documents: 810, 824, 812, 816, 820, 823, 830, 832, 840, 843, 850, 852, 855, 856, 857, 858, 860, 861, 862, 864, 865, 870, 990, 997, 410, 404, 414, 204, 210, 211, 212, 214, 300, 304, 310, 312, 313 & 315.
  • Perform queries using SQL to provide up management with needed information.
  • Created business cases, functional requirements and design documents,
  • Liaison between internal business stakeholders, external trading partners, IT developers and VANs.
Application Development Business Analysis EDI MS Visio Production Support Project Management Project Planning SQL Stakeholder Engagement
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Education
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Columbia Commercial College
Science
University of South Carolina
Skills
Business Analysis
2019
22
EDI
2019
21
Project Management
2013
21
Production Support
2019
20
Application Development
2008
11
MS Visio
2008
11
Project Planning
2008
11
SQL
2008
11
Stakeholder Engagement
2013
11
Requirements Gathering
2019
9
System Analysis
2019
9
Database Maintenance
2019
6
SAP
2012
3
SAP TR
2011
3
CICS
0
1
Cobol
0
1
Data Management
0
1
DB2
0
1
DEC
0
1
GIS
0
1
IBM Mainframe
0
1
IMS
0
1
JCL
0
1
Manufacturing
0
1
Medical Devices
0
1
Microsoft Excel
0
1
MS DOS
0
1
MS SharePoint
0
1
Panvalet
0
1
RPG
0
1
System Design
2011
1
Test Planning
2011
1
VSAM
0
1