INFORMATION SYSTEMS DIRECTOR / NETWORK SERVICES MANAGER
Proven Technical & Management Expertise in Career Spanning 15+ years
Technically sophisticated and business-savvy management professional with a pioneering career reflecting strong leadership qualifications coupled with “hands on” ISO and networking expertise. Maintain focus on achieving bottom-line results while formulating and implementing advanced technology and business solutions to meet a diversity of needs. Superior record of delivering simultaneous large-scale, mission-critical projects on time and under budget. Team-based management style and excellent interpersonal/communication skills.
IT Strategic Planning Business Solutions Team Leadership Budgeting Project Management
Capital Expenditure Planning Contract Negotiations Vendor Relations
Information Systems Manager, Clinic Health System, Chicago, IL 1993-Present
Recruited to upgrade and replace obsolete technologies at this world-class health care organization with more than 2000 users in 15 remote locations. Hire, train, develop and lead a 20-person technical team. Manage a $2 million capital budget and $1.2 million operating budget. Scope of position is expansive and includes departmental direction and full design, installation, engineering, implementation, support, training, administration, and management for:
LAN/WAN Network Services
24x7 Data Center Computer Operations
Web/Internet Design & Operations
PC Desktop Systems
UNIX Systems Administration
Help Desk Operations
Spearheaded transition from outdated organization-wide and departmental technologies to highly functional, streamlined, and cost-effective client-server technologies and business solutions that have dramatically improved efficiency, decreased expenses, and optimized data integrity and safety,
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