ROBERT  JOSEPH

1141 Eastman Lane, Petaluma, Ca 94952, 716-861-3535

rojomojo525@alumni.stanford.edu

www.linkedin.com/in/rjoseph  / www.i2iconcepts.net/i2i_Portfolio.htm

 

SUMMARY AND PROFILE

An excellent communicator of external/internal client expectations and facilitator towards quality deliveries.
I am a forward-thinking, organized and attentive leader of persons, processes, policies, projects and programs with a
keen capacity to understand, simplify and convey complexities. My expertise is in leveraging exceptional communications
skills fortified by an emotionally intelligent capacity to build trust based on transparent expectations and accountabilities.
Proficient and effective with enterprise level initiatives, I bring to the table a management process that is results oriented
and driven by a desire to provide quality products, excellent services and high returns on investments.

 

SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

Communications: Clear, concise conveyance of external/internal client wants, expectations, requirements and impressions.
Project Types:  Health Care; Cable/Telecom/ISP; Software/Systems Life Cycles; LAMP; Content Management Systems; IAM;
Security; Data
Migrations; VM Ware; Cloud Solutions; Disaster Recovery; QA; Interactive Applications, Education, Arts.
Compliance
Experince: SOX, HIPAA, PCI, NERC-CIP.
Management & Support Tools: Jira (other tracking tools), Confluence, Box, Photoshop, Visio, Exchange, MS Project (and other
PM tools), Outlook, Publisher, SharePoint, SmartSheet, SalesForce,
PowerPoint, Video-Conferencing Suites, AWS, Google Tools.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Google, San Francisco Campus

Contracted Sr. Project Manager (via Data Piper) to the Google Cloud Platform Team                           05/2019 to Current

ü  Project Manager for Google Cloud Platform Migrations.

ü  Managed daily stand-ups, sprint planning, tracking and status reporting.

 

Zenni Optical, PETALUMA, CA

Senior Marketing & Creative Project Manager                                                                                                        11/2019 to 05/2019

ü  Project Manager for 25-35 Marketing & Creative projects (Web, Email, Blog, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest).

ü  Scrum Master; BaseCamp 2/3 & SmartSheet Expert; Implemented PM Process Improvements; Streamlined Meetings.

 

MediMuse, LLC, PETALUMA, CA

Managing Member                                                                                                                                                              11/2016 to Current

Leading a small team to Design and built software that converts biometric data to music.

ü  Patents Pending for StateSong Technology: Sonification of Biometric Data

 

Dolby Laboratories Inc, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Contracted Senior Project Manager; 6 month contract                                                                                     11/2017 to 04/2018

A 6 mo contract for cloud migration of Technical Information CMS (Ingeniux) and Procure to Pay (Coupa) systems.

ü  Integration management of Ingeniux and Coupa with Active Directory (AD) and Sales Force.

ü  Successful project phase completions: RFP -> Analysis/Planning -> Project Approval -> Funding Approval of $2M USD.

ü  Leader for multi-team communications, budget, scheduling, reporting, risks, issues resolution through to "build phase".

 

City & County of San Francisco, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Contracted Senior Project Manager; 6 month contract                                                                                     05/2016 to 11/2016

Contracted Sr. Functional Project Manager for City/County wide OIM/OAM Enterprise Platform Integration.

ü  Leadership of high visibility effort from RFP -> analysis/ planning -> budgeting -> funding approval of $1.9 M USD.

ü  Completed 6-month contract in 5-month with a successful hand off to Integration Team Project Manager.

ü  Responsible for multi-team communications, scheduling, and C-level reporting, risk mitigation, issues resolution.

ü  Managed teams and documentation for platform & application integrations, connector (APIs, web services, SAML, etc)

 

PACIFIC GAS & ELECTRIC COMPANY, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Senior Project/Program Manager; 6 month contract                                                                                        05/2015 to 11/2015

Project Leader for OIM Enterprise Platform Integration w SalesForce & Documentum (DMS): Critical Infrastructure Protection.

ü  Responsible for multi-team communications, scheduling, technical/C-level reporting, risk mitigation, issues resolution.

ü  Successfully secured $2.2M USD in project funding in 5 month, after project languished for 1.5 years.

ü  Completed ITIL Analysis & Planning for obsolete platform/application functional decoupling and decommissioning.

ü  Managed teams and documentation for Cloud Solutions, Virtualization, Disaster Recover, Firewalls, Storage Networks

 

SIMEIO SOLUTIONS, NEW JERSEY, USA & INDIA

Senior Security Project Manager; Client communications                                                                             06/2013 to 03/2014
Full Time Sr. Project Manager for PMO Planning; OIM Enterprise Platform Integration for clients across multiple markets.

ü  Writer and reviewer of goals, objectives, scopes, SOWs, WBSs, cost estimates, budget reports and contracts.

ü  Responsible for team communications, scheduling, technical and C-level reporting, risk mitigation, issues resolution.

ü  Deployed OIM/OAM Cloud Solution (on & off premises, VPN) for US Government Technology Contractor.

ü  Awarded "Top Hire of 2013" for successfully managing 3 high profile enterprise integrations spread across 6 timelines.

 

ROCKWELL AUTOMATION, MILWAUKEE, WI

Security Project Manager                                                                                                                                              02/2013 to 05/2013

Contracted Sr. PM for SailPoint Enterprise platform implementation.

ü  Project liaison to PMO for all financial, resource, tracking and reporting, CapEx vs OpEx budgeting.

ü  Writer and reviewer of goals, objectives, scopes, SOWs, WBSs, cost estimates, budget reports and contracts.

ü  Leadership for multi-team communications, scheduling, technical/C-level reporting, risk mitigation, issues resolution.

ü  Support for Identity IQ, AD Federated and DirSync for access to Cloud based O365/Azure; 50K+ users in US, EU & Asia.

 

SENECA GAMING CORPORATION, NIAGARA FALLS, NY

Senior Security Project/Program Manager                                                                                                            04/2012 to 10/2012

Contracted Sr. PM for IAM and PPM Enterprise Platform Integrations; NF, Allegheny, Buffalo.

ü  Initiation/planning/build/integration/configuration of Access & Identity Management and PlanView PPM platforms.

ü  Multi-team communications, scheduling, technical and C-level reporting, risk mitigation, issues resolution.

ü  Manager for vendor communications regarding RFPs, PO's, Invoicing, MSA/SLAs, SOWs, and Professional Services.

 

HARRIS INTERACTIVE, ROCHESTER, NY

Senior Project Manager                                                                                                                                                  07/2011 to 11/2011

Sr. Project Manager for all "Prioritized Projects" following a major reorganization of the company.

ü  Production and delivery of project reports and resource tracking.

ü  Efficacious communications directly with Senior VPs to report, review, summarize, document & deliver CEO Summaries.

 

SYNACOR INC, BUFFALO, NY

Senior Client Delivery Project Manager                                                                                                                  07/2010 to 03/2011
Project Manager for PMO Planning; Client Facing PM for ISP/Telco/Cable iMedia Services

ü  Productivity Consultant for PMO build-out and portfolio management methodologies and implementation.

ü  iMedia Services management for deployments and integrations of Single Sign on and Webmail initiatives.

ü  Successful hybridization of Waterfall and Agile project management method.

ü  Leader for portal build for 'early to market' cloud based webmail, desktop and application suite.

ü  SSL encrypted Portal build included retail sale of accounts and upsells to higher tiers of service and interactive options.

 

THE BUFFALO NEWS, BUFFALO, NY

Interactive Media Operations Director                                                                                                                    03/2008 to 10/2008

Director and manager for end-to-end Development, Integration & Deployments multiple/concurrent web based deliverables.

ü  Writer and reviewer of iMedia goals, objectives, scopes, SOWs, WBSs, cost estimates, budget reports and contracts.

ü  Leadership for RFP for selection and integration of @Task, a cloud based project and program platform.

ü  Introduced and implemented SDLC/LAMP methods; interview & hired IT/SDLC/LAMP/design resources.

ü  Directed implementation of social networking, user generated content, ad delivery & metadata profiling.

ü  Directed sites redesigns; interactive product integrations, webmail, web-Video and social networking applications.

 

SYNACOR INC, BUFFALO, NY

ü  Client facing manager for VirginMedia portal redesign & rebranding for A&M with Telewest and NTL. (3.5M UK users).

ü  On/Off-shore management of distributed release teams in US/UK; (SDLC/LAMP developers, QA, UAT, Release teams).

ü  Leader for software development, testing, release and updates of portals and proprietary CMSs.

ü  Manager for a multiple interactive product integrations (sports, video), admin systems, reporting dashboards.

ü  Effective configuration of CRM system (Salesforce) for multiple client product/service deployments.

ü  Installed video teleconferencing system used business wide for domestic and international clients.

ü  Portal build included process for closing upsells to higher tiers of service and interactive options

 

NIEUW MILLENNIUM (NON-PROFIT); AMSTERDAM, NL

Founder, Executive/Program Director                                                                                                                    02/2001 to 03/2003

1.5 M USD in funding secured for non-profit technology, education and arts center focused on historical archiving.

ü  Director for build of 10,000 sq ft video, audio and internet training facility for content digitizing, index & archiving.

ü  Director for development and implementation of "The Saving History Agenda" with a 4 Program roadmap.

ü  Selection &  leadership of international team of 10 technology experts to manage, develop and deploy scaled down tools.

ü  Our Saving History Agenda was featured as only non-profit project EVER invited the European Round Table Exhibition.

 

e-City, AMSTERDAM, NL

Program / Project Manager; Interactive Television                                                                                           01/2000 to 01/2001

Managed Program and Project for the development of iTV functionality behind broadcasting layer.

ü  Contributed to creation and development of the iTV concept of “Permission Based Interactivity.

 

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

STANFORD UNIVERSITY

BA: Psychology
2 years research in the Laboratory of Developmental Psychobiology

 

STANFORD SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

2 years studies towards MD and 1.5 years research in the Pediatrics Endocrinology Laboratory

 

Certifications

UNIV. OF BUFFALO SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT: Project Management Professional (PMP) Certificate

 

Activities and Honors

Awarded "Top Hire of 2013" for successfully managing 3 high profile enterprise integrations across 6 timelines.