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JIU-RAN CHEN 11 Westcliff Drive Dix Hills, New York 11746 631.271.2670 jcfda31a@westpost.

net IT PROJECT MANAGEMENT ~ Software Development ~ Project Implementation Management ~ Team Leadership Dedicated software development professional with solid experience gathering requ irements, analyzing business needs, and guiding IT projects through their full l ifecycle to develop and implement streamlined technology solutions and business processes. Excellent communication, training, and problem-solving skills; can co nvey complex technical concepts to users and colleagues of all levels. Adept at leading global development resources through solution design, coding, testing, i mplementation, enhancement, and change/release management. CORE COMPETENCIES ================= * * * * * * * * * * * * Project Management Project Planning Team Building & Leadership Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) Solution Design & Integration Business Analysis Change Management Technology Integration Web Application Development Systems Analysis Resource Management Deliverable & Milestone Fulfillment

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE ======================= BARNES & NOBLE, INC. - WESTBURY, NEW YORK - 2001-2010 Largest U.S. book retailer with 40K employees across more than 1,300 stores and $5.1B in annual revenue. IT SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER Led 4-person team in all aspects of software development and implementation. Eng aged project stakeholders to identify functional needs, design solution strategi es, and develop technical specifications. Defined project plans complete with sc ope, milestones, and deliverables. Directed planning and execution of quality as surance testing, code review, and defect resolution. Oversaw risk management and mitigation. Coordinated vendor maintenance activities to ensure high-quality pr oduct delivery. * Directed design and implementation of total solution for B&N Membership Progra m. Coordinated all application, Oracle database, coding, and infrastructure upgr ades to accommodate exponential program growth to nearly 6M annual members, gene rating $700M in revenue over the past 8 years. * Named Principal Manager for enhancement and administration of Sales Audit Syst em to review and analyze 100% of data from sales, returns, and coupon redemption transactions 24x7 for more than 800 retail locations.

* Orchestrated design, development, and deployment of Book Fair Tracking System using ASP.NET, AJAX, and C# to track merchandise purchases across all 50 states for issuing rewards and discounts to participating schools. * Prototyped, designed and implementation of Microsoft Silverlight-based front-e nd membership authentication program. JPMORGAN CHASE & CO. - NEW YORK, NEW YORK - 1993-2001 Global investment banking and securities company with more than $100B in annual revenue. SOFTWARE MANAGER/DEVELOPER Directed team of 7 programmers, including 2 in Hong Kong and 5 in the U.S., thro ugh all software development phases. Oversaw requirements gathering and analysis . Defined technical specifications and prepared design documents. Coordinated de velopment, testing, code reviews, implementation, and support. Planned and manag ed system and application migrations. * Collaborated with System Tool Design Team to develop and manage Interplex and Insight products for various Windows platforms. * Selected to serve as Project Lifecycle Planning Committee Member. ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE --------------------ORC SOLUTIONS, LLC - AMITYVILLE, NEW YORK PRINCIPAL SYSTEM DEVELOPER * Collaborated with leadership team to design and develop C#/.NET-based Windows Forms application to automate data research, compilation, and analysis for loss prevention casework at eBay. * Performed development of ORC Workbench online investigative tool used by retai l and law enforcement services, helping bn.com identify $3M in merchandise theft and improve year-over-year theft recovery by $1M. SIGMA IMAGING SYSTEMS, INC. - NEW YORK, NEW YORK SYSTEM DEVELOPER * Served on project team to design and develop user interface for imaging system s that enhanced forms, notes, batch viewing, and other functionality. SOFTWARE ENGINEER CONSULTING - NEW YORK, NEW YORK SOFTWARE ENGINEER CONSULTANT * Directed multiple solution development and implementation projects at Reuter's . * Led integration of voice recognition platform, including all hardware and soft ware, into existing infrastructure and managed team of third-party resources in design and coding of voice equipment device driver for Windows environment for s eamless application interface. * Coordinated design and development of 2 database solutions for document contro l and equipment tracking. * Created and implemented QA application to automate stress and flow control tes ting. * Designed, developed, and deployed Reuter's C-based foreign exchange trading sy stem for Windows. * Developed data repository interface to streamline business operations and over saw design and implementation of real-time communications system and screen/data base management package for Letter of Credit applications at Manufacturer's Hano ver Trust Bank. * Managed team of 3 programmers in development of nuclear security application w ith main system and subsystem interfaces at Waterton Associates. * Oversaw design and development of transport layer interfaces and financial app lications for NYNEX, American Bell, Bunker Ramo Information, and European Americ an Bank.

EDUCATION & TRAINING ==================== BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK (SUNY) AT STONY BROOK - STONY BROOK, NEW YORK Frontline Situational Leadership Training ~ The Ken Blanchard Companies TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES ======================= PLATFORMS: Microsoft Windows, UNIX, Linux LANGUAGES: C/C++, C#, .NET Framework, Visual Basic, Java, JavaScript, HTML/DHTML, XML, CSS, SQL, Perl, AJAX, VBScript, UNIX Shell Scripting RDBMS: SQL Server, Oracle, Informix TOOLS: Eclipse IDE, JBuilder, Ant Build, UML, COM, ActiveX, Microsoft Visual Studio, Te am Foundation Server, Object-Oriented Design (OOD), Microsoft Silverlight NEW YORK Frontline Situational Leadership Traini