CVP’s Lead Systems Engineer supporting a production implementation with Cloudera Enterprise for the Healthcare Quality Analytics Reporting (HCQAR) Big Data Project at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Military Veteran with over 30 years of experience implementing high-performing large-scale enterprise solutions meeting high availability, performance, scalability and security requirements in Business Intelligence Consulting, Internet Media, Telecommunications, Financial, Healthcare, and Defense/Military.
Technology Leader in Agile Software Engineering and DevOps, implementing complex enterprise large-scale web services and Big Data solutions with a focus on Data Analytics and Business Intelligence (BI) reporting
Successfully implemented the Cloudera Enterprise Hadoop Big Data solution for HCQAR at CMS. Led an Agile transformation as Technical Director for Development and Operations teams implementing a secure Cloudera big data solution for Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Established a DevOps team, and processes and procedures as an Operations Director at a startup for a Big Data Business Intelligence and Customer Experience Management SaaS running on Elasticsearch and Hadoop. Served as Agile Team leader on large-scale development teams for first generation social media services like Journals Weblogs, You’ve Got Pictures and Message Boards at AOL.
Continued Studies in Computer Science, Strayer University; Certified Scrum Master (CSM).