Harmony Wood

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Professional Profile

Project Manager/Data Analyst Analyst

I am an experienced, disciplined, and highly-motivated Business Analyst who has excellent organizational skills, is highly efficient, and has a good eye for detail. Able to play a key role in analyzing problems and develop creative solutions as well as producing methodologies and files for effective data management. A quick learner with strong investigation, problem- solving, and decision-making skills who can absorb new ideas and can communicate clearly and effectively.

Project Management  Coordinated with third-party development team on engineering and professional service activities and tasks.  Managed complex BI/DW deployment programs, facilitating acquisition of business requirements.  Prepared design specifications, developed reporting and analytics, tested and managed user adoption. Process Improvement  Collaborated with various teams/departments to ensure smooth work flow and efficient organization operations. Strategy Implementation  Injected IT architectural governance strategy into full project lifecycle through well-defined engagement points for infrastructure team, guidance, facilitation, contribution, impact assessments, and alignment reviews. Technical Journalist/Write/Editor

Work Experience
User Acceptance Testing (UAT) Project Manager
September 2012 to Present Day

Projectline – Seattle, WA

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Responsible and accountable for coordinating management of multiple related projects (a program) directed toward strategic business and other organizational objectives. Build credibility, establish rapport, and maintain communication with key stakeholders at multiple levels, including those external to the organization. Establish a strategy of continuous risk management that enables proactive decisions and actions by creating an environment to support project teams and enable appropriate risk visibility across all project groups. Execute established (as mutually agreed to) policies and procedures for the program/portfolio, e.g. quality assurance, team reference guide, communication plan, and setting up the environment. Maintain continuous alignment of program/portfolio scope with strategic business objectives, and make recommendations to modify the program/portfolio to enhance effectiveness toward business results or strategic intent. Assist with overall Program/Portfolio Plan; including dependencies between subsidiary project plans, based on nature, complexity, size and risk of program/portfolio and have large involvement of the program/portfolio roadmap or timeline. Collect, review and publish program/portfolio status with regard to resources, schedule, stakeholder expectations & requirements, and features that influence program/portfolio performance and completion. Leverage established policies, processes and tools appropriate Knowledge Management use and reuse. Ensure that lessons learned are collected throughout the program/portfolio lifecycle for appropriate close-out.

Core Competencies  Self-Starter  Goal Oriented  Organized  Positive Attitude  Time Management  Creative Initiative  Communication  Highly Motivated  Team Leader

Advanced Office Skills  Word 2013  Excel 2013  Power Point 2013  Outlook 2013  Access 2013  Publisher 2013  Visio 2013  Project 2013

Experienced In  Windows 7/Vista/XP  SharePoint 2010  SQL  BI Development Studio  Visual Studio 2008 Pro  JavaScript  HTMIL/XHTML  JavaScript  Adobe Pro  SAP

My Characteristics Intellectual Imaginative & Innovative Unique Energetic Analytical Exciting Driven to learn and increase knowledge  Positive “can do” attitude       

Professional Profile
Admin/IT & Networking Assistant
Mach 2009 to September 2010

Project Manager/Data Analyst
Transpo Group – Kirkland, WA

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Advanced experience with continued use of time efficiency while working in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access, and Out- look processing; final products maintain a high level of accuracy and detail Administrative duties: filing, phone coverage, reception, binding, records retrieval and maintenance, on site/ offsite storage, report creation, and employee/ client navigation Promoted to IT Assistant: updating and maintaining company's servers and networks, tech support, database maintenance, software and operating system installations Bank of Washington – Issaquah, WA

Bank Teller/Customer Service
June 2008 to March 2009

Processed various account transactions, deposit and withdrawal daily funds, and created new customer accounts Worked with customers to answer or refer their financial questions to the appropriate supervisory individuals Orient, train and delegate tasks for new hires Cepia Dermotique – Kirkland, WA Assistant Manager
October 2008 to June 2008

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Education, Experience, and Training
Bachelors of Science Degree: Computer Science/Business/Information Systems University of Phoenix – July 2012

The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSIT) program is focused on the acquisition of theory and application of technical competencies associated with the information technology profession. The courses provide fundamental knowledge in core technologies, such as systems analysis and design, programming, database design, network architecture and administration, Web technologies and application development, implementation and maintenance. Concentrations Business Systems Analysis - Designed to provide specific theories, competencies, and skills necessary for success as a business systems analyst. This concentration will examine a number of methodologies and tools important to the discipline. Information Systems Security - This concentration focused on the concepts and principles of securing and protecting the information assets of the organization. Examined the requirements for risk management and enterprise security. Multimedia & Visual Communication – This concentration focused on the application of effective technical communication and design principles in the development of various digital media. The skill set obtained in this concentration enables me to facilitate internal and external communications, information content management, training and marketing materials. Networks and Telecommunications - Designed to provide specific theories, competencies, and skills necessary for success as a network administrator. This concentration focused on the Networking body of knowledge including local area networks and wide area networks. Software Engineering - Designed to provide specific theories, competencies, and skills necessary for success as a programming professional. This concentration focused on the principles of software application development. Associates of Arts Degree: Information Technology (Focus in BI) Bellevue College - 2010

Acquired Skills Database concepts, terminology, and Structured Query Language (SQL) normalization techniques. Practical use in business case studies by using network topologies, media protocols, hardware, and software.