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MARSHA MARBLE mcmarble@sbcglobal.

net 314-837-4498

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Accomplished technical professional with experience to configure and deploy application development activities and services to achieve corporate goals. Skilled Release Management Engineer provides strong analytical and technical support to build and maintain release solutions at optimal performance levels for Agile and non-agile methods for frequent releases. Eager to communicate Build and Release processes to clients and IT cross-functional staff. A respected Build and Release Change leader and solution provider; dedicated to surpassing goals.

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE Languages XML, Java, OO Non-COBOL, SQL, DDL, DML, COBOL II, PL/I, REXX, CLIST, OS JCL , CICS IBM z/OS, 30XX, 43XX, PC, Compatibles, Windows OS/Microsoft Virtual Server, OS/MVS/XA, XP, Vista Oracle, DB2, IMS (DB/DC) TSO/SPF, ISP, Mercury Quality Center, IBM Utilities, VSAM Utilities, IMS Utilities - ADBUS, XPERT, File-AID, OMEGAMON, MS Visio, ChangeMan, Panvalet, Endevor, LIBRARIAN, QMF, Syncsort MS ESP, Xpediter, Smartest, AbendAID, MS Access, MS Office, MS Office, EDI, SharePoint, TOAD

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE WELLS FARGO ADVISORS - St. Louis, MO 10/2011 - 02/2012 PMO Brokerage Release Manager Communicate and manage daily status updates to other release managers, Project Management, and Core Release Teams to enable successful and timely release implementations of Brokerage Products and Services. Coordinated IT project teams deployment activity changes for Brokerage application using JAVA/J2EE Web and Oracle Mainframe software applications.

Prepared weekly documented EXCEL release member details and presented information containing due dates of each pre and post release activities per the SDLC phases in a weekly Brokerage Release management meeting, using PowerPoint. Assisted with and prepared readiness assessments of potential issues or risks via Planview, and SharePoint for each of the releases and worked with the project teams to help clear their roadblocks. Advised Project Managers and QA Test Leads when applicable, of the Brokerage Release process for submitting Change Requests, such as changes to implementation dates within the SDLC. This was performed using a Brokerage SharePoint site that enabled all Release Management team members/Change Advisory Board, to review issues and risks of overlays or duplicates of products and services that could be eliminated across platforms within brokerage and/or non-brokerage applications. Coordinated Go / No-Go approvals among Core Release Teams in regards to communications, training, architecture, testing, and other items, to ensure all necessary information was obtained by the project teams, in terms of scope changes and impacts associated with the releases timelines.

MASTERCARD - St. Louis, MO 03/2011 - 07/2011 PMO Risk Release Manager Provide communication and leadership to support the results of business products with creation of release timelines, to enable expedient and successful implementations. Provided qualitative measurable Excel reports as input for new products, processes, standards or plans in support of the business needs. Identified timely solutions to complex problems within Mercury QC. Setup a detailed waterfall testing schedule to assist as communications for meeting the cost limitations for a quality product or services to meet business goals. Mentor members of PMO team, such as Project Managers, Business Analysts.

WELLS FARGO ADVISORS - St. Louis, MO 11/2009 - 02/2011 Release Planning and Quality Assurance Manager Provide detailed analytical support, coordination, and communication of Brokerage application activities for release and conversion testing, processes, and environmental changes and impacts, prior to delivery and deployment of the SDLC to ensure monetary and qualitative milestones were met. Managed and directed test data coordination (Integration of environmental data) via Mercury QC of two major brokerage mergers, for each of the project phases using MS Project. Facilitated the implementation of both waterfall and agile testing coordination procedures that resulted in the more efficient use of limited test space in each testing environment.

Managed and utilized Share Point sites, Excels, and Pivot tables on detailed analysis for monitoring completeness of testing and release activities amongst multiple applications and environments, to avoid costly overlaps for project within the testing environments. Managed and facilitated meetings with Project Managers, QA Test Leads and Business Analysts to discuss project test environment metrics, and schedule changes, based on analysis of test environment data and data requests via Share Point calendars and Testing Enablement Support Coordinator. AMDOCS, INC. - St. Louis, MO 05/2006 - 07/2009 Release and Deployment Manager Oversaw solution delivery and deployment while leading all phases of projects ensuring milestones were met. Managed system configuration and support functions to optimize system performance and maintain seamless operations using Serena Changeman software. Realized cost savings of $125,000 by reducing required deployment workforce and employing effective project design, software configuration, and environmental infrastructure methodologies. Build automated software deployment using a customized Serena Changeman for multiple testing environments Enhanced the Change and Release Management process to incorporate the Serena Changeman automation for software and hardware components across multiple platforms within the Wholesale and Billing Order telecom industry. Worked with cross-functional teams to identify and compile software components, defects, and change requests to reduce system downtime and the impact on developers, testers, end-users, and the wholesaler. Worked in agile development environments with frequent changing requirements and product services, to produce test plans and test strategies involving SQL for creation of test data. Led efforts to ensure the seamless transition and implementation of applications into the test and production environments by performing detailed analysis and establishing mock schedules. Served as the IT continuity planning project manager charged with analyzing, monitoring, and scheduling of a mission critical application disaster recovery program achieving a positive scoring implementation. Facilitated successful software configuration management audits by creating and distributing to senior management and project management team member all required documentation. Drafted and distributed technical document utilized to develop user guides, help text, and releases notes for use by developers and SCRM team members driving quality software implementation. Led professional development by conducting group and individual training sessions for SCRM on-and offshore processing and procedures driving efficient and accurate implementation.

AT&T - St. Louis, MO 12/1994 - 05/2006 Solution Architect and Release Manager Provided strong technical support for the $80 million local access service request project for an automated Build and Deployment services for SQL Web and Oracle Mainframe software applications. Managed a small Release Management staff to create and maintain environmental set-up for software components complying with all daily business operations. Mapped priority business requirements to IT solutions within the appropriate environment using Serena Changeman software. Designed integrated architectures to minimize both downtime and costs while ensuring all business objectives and processing goals were met. Implemented a strategy to enable developers to modify components for staging in the correct environments supporting SCRM deployment with minimal test environment downtime for subsequent use by programmers and quality assurance staff. Managed software component deployment into the application test environment to assess and support release coordination efforts.

Senior Programmer Analyst and Solution Architect Supported coding and unit testing initiatives across multiple projects, including the $120,000 billing office support system (BOSS). Drafted design specifications and assisted the system testing team in resolving discrepancies in test results. Identified potential cost reductions by serving as subject matter expert for various billing sub-systems, including mechanized special bills, claims, FABS, memos, follow-ups, TRFU, MQ series and Data Gate middleware function. Cultivated and fostered working relationships with clients to ensure implemented software modifications met processing needs and requirements; worked with clients to develop strong process solutions.

Programmer/Analyst Customer Accounts Billing (CABS) project as a programmer to develop new programs utilizing COBOL II with PL/I data access. Conducted manual unit and system testing for all coded programs. Designed and built test data for unit and system testing. Promoted programs from testing into production and developed testing strategies and technical documentation. Provided on-going support for billing system programs and job streams. Developed COBOL II payroll applications for hourly and salaried employee information contained in IMS DC data tables. Enhanced programs to provide information tracking with expanded mobility within the company structure. Installed a Dun & Bradstreet series upgrade to release 3.10.5.

Programmed client server enhancements to the DBS PC GLM upload of revenue statements. Programmed the balance sheet and year-end statements. Provided support for the various DBS modules that included GLM, fixed assets, payroll, and human resources. Participated in DBS installation training. EDWARD JONES - St. Louis, MO Programmer/Analyst 10/1994 - 12/1994

Participated on a fixes cost project team that enhanced financial and regulatory programs. Developed CICS programs by accessing DB2 data tables for the Dividend Reinvestment System. Performed unit testing of all program and participated in program reviews and quality assurance. BLUE CROSS - St. Louis, MO Programmer Analyst 05/1994 - 10/1994

Installed and supported Dun & Bradstreet Financial Systems that included Millennium, Fixed Assets PC link, HR, and General Ledger. Developed a PC download process for finance applications. Designed and developed a new IBNR system. Assisted with clean-up of D.N.S on EOB and remittance. VENTURE STORES - St. Louis, MO Programmer Analyst 10/1989 - 04/1994

Developed an EDI application that linked Venture to GE, IBM, and ORDERNET and translated Purchase Orders and Purchase Order changes to EDI trading partners. Wrote EDI translator and transmission programs; and created JCL to send data to vendors, by setup UCC IDS for Vendor and Purchasing Order System. Created a' data map document for an EDI document 860 that explained purchase order changes. Served on a team that developed an online Data Entry system using DATACOM/IDEAL in a Microsoft Virtual Server environment that included extensive user interface for requirements definition, system design, user design reviews, system walkthroughs, user acceptance testing, and implementation as an addition to the MSA Payroll System that captured data for employee benefits. Maintained and modified the CICS map for the Store Advertisement systems that increased the volume of store ads the system displayed to buyers.

ANHEUSER-BUSCH COMPANIES, INC. - St. Louis, MO Programmer/Analyst

03/1985 - 10/1989

Developed and maintained online programs to process time reports. Enhanced and implemented Prepaid Federal Reports for the PH level of wastewater discharges into the sewage systems. Developed batch and online programs for rail tracking of brewery products that improved modification methods for rail shipments. Computerized the region roster using online requirements that enabled regional managers and marketing management to access accurate information. Developed and analyzed an existing Assembler language billing system that used PL/I and IMS Type I programming. Implemented the first phase of programs utilizing PL/I to release the final output of the bill to specific demographic areas. Rewrote the system in PL/I to reduce training time for PL/I programmers. OLIN CORPORATION - Bethalto, IL Programmer/Analyst 12/1983 - 09/1984

Analyzed, designed, and coded revisions to the McCormick and Dodge Accounts Payable Package. Implemented the first phase of the online Inquiry and Updated Accounts Payable Package for corporate accounting that reduced account reporting and system modification time. GENERAL AMERICAN LIFE INSURANCE - St. Louis, MO Programmer/Analyst 04/1983 - 12/1983

Enhanced and developed PL/I and IMS Inquiry and Update Programs to invoke the government ruling regarding male and female compensation. Enhanced the online Patient Care System. MCDONNELL DOUGLAS CORPORATION - St. Louis, MO Programmer 04/1979 - 04/1983

Utilized the development of COBOL IMS batch and online programs for cost reduction performance information processing that improved system financial and accounting control. Assisted in the JCL conversion to use mass storage systems requirements and generation data groups.

EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in Computer Science St. Louis University-St. Louis, MO Certificate of Business Administration