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Don W. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 18, 2015

Don W.

Project Manager
   United States
  |   Garland, TX

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

• A highly experienced Project Manager who has demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in a variety of highly competitive industries and fast-paced environments.
• Strong technical qualifications and business background with an impressive track record of more than 10 years of hands-on experience in process engineering, strategic planning, project management, ITIL management and system engineering strategies.
• Proven ability to successfully analyze an organization's critical business...

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Skills (10)

Tested
English
Microsoft Word
Computer Skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Email
Customer Service
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Outlook
Microsoft PowerPoint
Event Planning

Service Description

I have had the opportunity to have some opportunities throughout my career. Below are a few of the services I have successfully provided for clients and can likewise bring to your business.
• Responsible for developing business strategy and vision
• Structured the business plan; developed financial strategy
• Developed Operational business processes
• Initiated social media marketing strategy along with technology strategy pertaining to software, web hosting, information security, and storage
As Migration Project Manager, I was part of a newly created PMO developing processes and procedures within the framework of PMI standards. I was the Project Manager in charge of the decommissioning physical servers from a pharmaceutical client’s sites in Phoenix, AZ and Conway, AR as part of the data center project to consolidate and move the data center to Plano, TX.

• Assisted with the virtual and physical data center migration project comprised of Windows and VMware environments for a healthcare/pharmaceutical client
• Lead weekly face-to-face and virtual meetings with team members and clients
• Developed design for PMO site using SharePoint
• Coordinated issue resolution with regards to networking, security vulnerability, logistics, testing, web
• Created migration processes to be implemented by the PMO
• Managed QA Validation teams – Plano and Mumbai, India and collaborated in developing QA processes


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Employment

Various
Contract Consultant
2008 - Present
Project management consultant for various companies and industries. Leading projects in relocations, system upgrades, data center migrations and site support.
Perot Systems
Systems Integration Consutltant
2005 - 2008
Part of a large team who successfully relocated 5,000 servers for one project over a 2 year period.; Utilizing ITIL Service Management tools, configuration management, change management, and...
Novo1 Market Research
Technical Operations Manager
2002 - 2004
Responsible for all technology; physical units and vendor contracts as well as day to day operations of the facility. Utilizing Windows XP, Cisco networking, and Avaya VoIP networking •...

Education

University of Phoenix
Bachelor of Science
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Keywords

Consulting long term short term project management project coordination system integration process engineering
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