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|Tagline:||Analyst, Info. Architect, User Experience Design & Usability|
|GMT:||Eastern Standard Time|
|Category rank:||33382 in Websites & Ecommerce|
|Money (all time):||$0.00|
|Min. project budget:||Not specified|
|Member since:||18 Nov 2009|
|Last sign In:||14 Nov 2011 10:25 AM ET|
|Quotes submitted:||0 in last 30 days|
|Highest degree:||Master's Degree|
|Software skills:||Experienced using Microsoft Office applications, Project; Visio, Photoshop, and more ...|
|Additional skills:||My 7 years managing teams and projects include skills in: WBS; project schedule; leadership; hiring/downsizing; prioritizing tasks & allocate resources; identifying-mitigating risks; setting goals/objectives & appraisals; mentoring; scattered teams across international time zones; setting up labs; research, all while performing hands-on work. Developed Interaction Design and Usability processes.
I have 21 years of broad Analyst, Information Architect, User Experience Design & Usability related knowledge earned across 15 different industries. This experience spans: proposals, research, system / product iterative design process, user needs analysis, user requirements and, usability study design & testing. I have a proven track record of successfully adapting to complex and multidisciplinary environments.
Translate customer requests and business requirements into specifications, & documentation of user interaction behaviour.
Business process modeling; Gap analysis; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Gantt Chart.
Experienced with Agile process – SCRUM approach, most recently used in 2009.
User Experience Design
Testing & QA
|Industries:||Consumer Goods & Services
Technology & Internet
Media & Entertainment
|Highlights:||- 7 years managing teams & projects
- 21 years of broad Analyst, Information Architect, User Experience Design & Usability related knowledge earned across 15 different industries (military; network & information management system; healthcare; national airspace radio; automotive; aerospace (air traffic control; airspace management); e-commerce; business integration; computers; fingerprint identification; forensic; communications; engineering development tools; in-flight (airline) media & entertainment-communication; office)
- Experienced in multi-tasking, serving demanding corporate executives & in delivering high-quality work on schedule & under very tight deadlines
- Experience in e-Health; e-Business; business integration; small & large-scale systems
ACGroup; Aeroplan; Bell Canada*; CHUBB Group of Insurance Companies*; Corporate Translators; DCIEM (Defense & Civil Institute of Environmental Medicine); US Department of Labor; Engineering Science International*; Finance America; Huck International*; Hughes Aircraft (U. S. A., for General Motors & Avicom work; Canada); IBM*; Innovations & Strategies*; IRSST (Quebec's Occupational Safety & Health Research Institute); Pacific Bell Directory*; Printrak International*; Radiant Technology Corporation; Social Security Administration; The Fortier Group*; Toro Corp; UNOCAL; Virtual Prototypes*; Watkins & Prototypes*; Watkins & Latham. (* = Multiple consultations)
|Work terms:||Payment Method: TBD
Communication: Telephone; E-mail; Skype; Web Conferencing.
Frequency: As agreed-to by project need.
General Availability: As agreed-to by project need. Worked with (& managed) efforts across different time-zones. Never Saturdays.
Code of Ethics: Comfortable with Secrecy & Non-disclosure agreements. Highly qualified professional. Others consider me of high integrity, of good character, & of great competence. I show initiative, good inter-personal relations, & the ability to work on my own and in teams.