!!! IBM Champion - IBM Certified !!!
Expert level Services (Cloud & SOA) Architect and IBM MQ & IIB based technology Subject Matter Expert with an MBA and over 25 years of software development, design, architecture and project leadership experience in the financial, insurance and government industry sectors. Consistent success in managing and leading technical teams to delivering high quality on-time results in the software development and infrastructure configuration disciplines through technology expertise, leadership skills, and early problem identification and resolution skills. Industry leader in the Cloud & Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) areas, specializing in both Open Source and the IBM product line: IBM MQ, IBM Integration Bus (IIB), and API Connect. Proven ability to lead, manage, mentor, design, plan, and implement IT solutions that support new applications and business processes.
Expert level IT Architect in all aspects of MQ messaging. Member of the IBM team leading the initial customer rollout of MQSeries. MQ infrastructure architecture expertise includes security, backup & recovery, high availability, scalability and isolation solutions. MQ administration expertise includes installation, configuration, administration, and monitoring on MVS, UNIX, AS/400 and Windows servers. MQ application design expertise includes high availability, security, polling, triggering, and designing for performance. MQ programming expertise includes C, COBOL, and Java. Significant MQ Java programming and design experience. Developed hundreds of IIB Message Flows.
Consistently recognized for outstanding achievement with a record of exceeding expectations for quality, cost and early delivery as well as for insightful and innovative perspectives on problem analysis and resolution. Received numerous professional performance awards from multiple corporations and government agencies.
Specialties: Cloud, IBM: MQ, Integration Bus (IIB), & API Connect.