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BA, Michigan State University
Political Theory & Constitutional Democracy
Deloitte Consulting LLC/ Costa Mesa, CA / June 2021 to Present
Project Delivery Specialist (Senior Consultant)
Client: Public Health Department – Medicaid
Re-hired as full time employee back to Deloitte after a stint as a contractor.
Continued working as a Technical Consultant and senior member of the defect fix sprint team with client, on and offshore team members
Solidified client reputation and became subject matter expert (SME) for multiple modules within the application
Gave presentation on system functionality in learning session to an audience of 75+ clients.
Handled daily meetings on multiple defect tracks and guided triage, design, development, implementation and testing of 120+ defects to reduce the backlog of existing production issues.
Communicated complex defect solutions and presented best-options and best-practice fixes for the team.
Led a projectwide training module with 75+ internal staff on specific system functionality.
Assisted with roll-on and training of new staff members to the team.
Functioned as a team lead to reduce defect backlog by a futher 115 defects (about 14 defects per release (monthly)) more than any other TC.
Daily client interaction with testers, scrum master, client BA & offshore development team.
Conducted a high priority batch exception investigation which categorized, identified and proposed enhancement solutions to remove batch exceptions from worker's dashboards (eliminating 20,000 exceptions - 1600+ hours of savings for the client per month).
Four months in a separate role as Interface Regression Techincal Consultant, built complex SQL queries to monitor application performance. Developed, tested and deployed 10+ system health queries that run daily to alert team to potential issues.
After a key sprint team resource left the project unexpectedly transitioned without hesitation and stepped up.
Mentored and trained junior resources with daily meetings, coaching, work delegation and review/feedback on how they could improve their skillset. Resource eventually transitioned into a more senior role for the project.
Emergent Method/ Long Beach, CA / March 2020 to June 2021
Client: Public Health Department – Medicaid
Re-hired as contractor to the same project during height of the pandemic due to subject matter (SME) expertise and solid relationships with project leadership.
Member of release readiness testing team (RRT) who identified and developed 100+ automation test scripts to test and verify core system functionality in the staging environments before production builds.
Eventually moved into Technical Consultant role on a defect fix sprint team. A role with daily client interaction and offshore engagement. Duties included but not limited to triaging, backlogging and writing user stories and acceptance criteria for defects as well as development and testing support including regression scenarios.
Cargomatic/ Long Beach, CA / August 2019 to March 2020
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Systems Administrator
Administrator of the HubSpot CRM system. Duties including but not limited to:
Onboarding and training of new users including how-to documentation, powerpoint presentations and videos to facilitate learning and understanding of the CRM. Full time user support.
Bulk import, development and management of over 17 thousand sales leads within the system.
Workflow design and development to create rules to automatically update leads and save time by automating repetitive processes.
Development of a chatbot and inbound forms embedded on the website to assist in updating leads without any internal user input by Sales Representatives.
Assisting the development team with Custom API development to connect HubSpot to the proprietary software product of Cargomatic for shippers: Command.
Creation and nurturing of email campaigns to keep leads and customers engaged.
Mapping of leads based on their current state within the sales cycle.
Custom reporting for C-Suite Executives to monitor specific Sales Rep activity within the CRM.
Purchasing decisions, cost cutting and integration of third party applications within HubSpot including but not limited to: Aircall (VOIP Service), NeverBounce (Email Validation), Zoominfo (Lead Generation), and Databox (Advanced Reporting).
Assistance with other marketing related activities:
Sessions with internal teams to study business processes in order to map current and future state Vizio diagrams outlining inefficiencies and areas for improvement.
Design of future project considerations for additional connections between HubSpot and Command to map and update existing leads with process flows, design matrixes, and documentation.
Direct responsibility with Google Analytics, Google My Business, and Search Engine Optimization.
Website user experience (UX) improvement and design to maximize customer understanding and engagement.
Deloitte Consulting / Costa Mesa, CA / September 2017 – August 2019
August 2018 - August 2019
Client: Public Health Department – Medicaid
Played a key role in the writing of a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a contract extension of the Enrollment & Eligibility system which was awarded to Deloitte for over $10M worth of work over a 10 year period. Directly resulting in hundreds of stable jobs for the firm.
Co-Owned module of system from a functional standpoint, became an expert in the core functionality of the application in a short timeframe.
Key player in state-wide big bang rollout of the application supporting the second biggest office in the state with almost 500 workers for the first weeks of go-live.
Developed relationships with clients and built confidence in the new system.
Application Functional Support – co-lead of Application Registration and Data Collection module.
Ensuring system health through client interaction, reproducing issues, triage calls with offshore, supporting retest and release fitting.
Owned a big piece of a $5M deliverable which was approved.
Direct offshore collaboration experience to expand the
Targeted as subject matter expert for Application Registration and Data Collection, finding and helping resolve key critical defects.
Sept 2017 – July 2018
Client: Public Health Department – Genetic Disease Branch
Made a team lead of Maintenance & Operations team after two months on the project due to confidence in leadership to run the team. Team consists of two developers and one tester. Developers are contractor resources, tester was a contractor but is now Deloitte AMS.
Position is historically staffed by a SC. Responsibilities of the role:
Ensuring system health through client interaction, triaging defects, prioritizing and aligning defects to releases. Issues raised directly by staff or users at client sites to a call center. Consistent client interaction every day, up to track leads and individuals who attend change control board meetings.
Coordinating, compiling and driving to completion Monthly and Quarterly deliverables which are submitted, approved and paid.
Monthly Deliverable $500,000+
Quarterly Deliverable $750,000+
Facilitated additional client requested functionality which is then documented, presented to client leadership, informally approved, and then formally approved by change control board. Personally responsible for drafting and presenting around 1,000 hours of change requests which translates roughly to $100,000.
Driver for scrum of scrums. Facilitate daily scrum of scrum meetings and ensure that any blockers or dependencies are escalated appropriately by each track lead.
Targeted as subject matter expert for Prenatal Screening component of the system. Project had a knowledge gap for this component as others with previous functional knowledge had left the project. Led targeted walkthroughs of the application for internal team and known as go-to for any questions in this area.
Participated in hiring and firing procedures for the teams staffing needs. Familiar with HireRight and the Deloitte processes for requesting new resources.
Accenture / Los Angeles, CA / May 2014 – September 2017
Consultant, Senior Analyst
Client: County Integrated Eligibility System
Worked with business area stakeholders to create business requirements and validate functionality within their proprietary application.
Participated in the design and execution of over 6,000 System Test scenarios for go-live directly tied to the sign-off on a $10M+ deliverable.
Participated in the creation and mapping of over 15,000 conditions to facilitate traceability from design to system functionality.
Participated in and facilitated User Acceptance Testing
Tested interfaces and procedures in UNIX and SQL Developer based on client technical requirements
Provided Level 3 support for defects in HPQC and RTC
Provided end-user support for implementation roll-out traveling to over five client sites for support
Lead team of 5 individuals providing feedback, coaching and driving results
Became subject matter expert for Fiscal, Interface and Security areas of the application
Identified opportunities in the tuning of the application leading to a smoother UI experience
Promoted with additional responsibility 6/2015 and 6/2016
Accenture / Lansing, MI / October 2012 – May 2014
Client: State Child Support Enforcement System
Provided expertise in the planning, constructing and execution of test scripts
Applied business and functional knowledge including testing standards, guidelines, and testing methodology to meet the team's overall test objectives.
Tested online application system in Agile team.
Participated in Unit Test of Case and Member match tests for batch processes.
Ensured all testing results are easily accessible and understandable.
Became subject matter expert in Legal and Forms within the application.
Tracked defects to closure and keep defect repository up-to-date.
V1 Sports / Plymouth, MI / July 2010 – October 2012
Customer Accounts Representative
Technical support and education of customers daily phone calls and virtual meetings displaying and highlighting application functionality in plain English.
Customer support with various different operating systems.
Attended trade shows and provided real-time customer support and brand experience in a fast-paced up-tempo setting.
Promoted with increased responsibility in October 2011.
Chelsea Rhone (HealthCap USA) / Ann Arbor, MI / September 2009 – June 2010
Started off as research assistant, work consisted of generating sales leads.
Generated leads such as a database of all skilled nursing homes in the State of California, over 20,000 sales leads provided.
Began to handle website maintenance alongside I.T.
Promoted to Underwriting Assistant.
Michigan State University / East Lansing, MI / 2005 – 2009
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Organization, development, communication and quality control of a college level course.
Supervised and coordinated classes of 150-200 individuals.
Administered, graded and helped write examinations.
Organization and reporting of grades, as well as academic progress reports for other departments within the university.
Agile, Kanban, Scrum, SDLC, HTML, SQL, SQL Developer, SQL Server, SQL Server (SSRS, SSIS), HubSpot, Aircall, Zoominfo, Databox, Neverbounce, Quest Software Toad, JIRA, IBM Rational (RTC), HP Quality Center (HPQC), Eclipse IDE, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS), Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Visio, Lucidchart, BMC Remedy, Rally, SOAP, Splunk, UNIX, Oracle Data Modeler, Oracle Web Content Center (WCC), Excel Formulas and Macros, Batch Jobs/Interface, Implementation, Sales Lead Generation, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Chatbots