Soft Skills


Robert Smith, PMP

Areas of expertise: team building, project planning, scheduling, time reporting, risk/issue/change management, WBS, resource allocation, facilitating meetings, requirements gathering, use case development, CMMI and more along with good understanding of Earned Value concepts. Experience based on sound education and hands on experience programming, installing and supporting information systems.

     My strengths lay in the creation, development and implementation of a project and not in the day to day maintaining of an established system.  My skills can be used to ensure that Projects are efficiently conceived, designed, produced, documented, marketed and carried out according to a project plan. This includes developing the project plan, resource allocation plans and risk management plans, delegating and monitoring tasks, team building, tracking actual to planned performance including variance from project schedule and budget. 

PROGRAM MANAGER for a technology development company.  The company reached the size of 30 employees and had annual revenue of $3,600,000.  My project teams were responsible for Programming, Network Design and Installation, Training, Repair Services, Sales Expanded the company into the Internet Inside and Outside sales.

ENTERPRISE INFORMATION SYSTEM,  Responsible for requirement definitions, programming, system evaluating, procuring, contracting COTAR, integrating and training users on emerging computer technologies while maintaining all existing systems and software.  Performed system design and support for over 8 million dollars of computer systems, networks and peripherals, supporting a 1200 man program office involved in the acquisition of fifteen Air Force weapon systems.  Supervised the development and operations of the organizations training program, the network redesign and the traffic segmentation, and setup and maintained the ADP equipment.

SERVERS.  I have installed, upgraded and maintained computer rooms with VMS, Linux, MS Advance Server and OS restricted Servers.  I have installed and support Firewall, SMTP, POP3, MX, Mail Spam and Virus filtering, Exchange, Web hosting, Chat Servers, Gaming servers, DNS, Video, Radius, SQL, and Backup systems.

 PROGRAMMING.  I am intimately familiar with windows and internet application, small and large software and web site application projects.  These projects were all done in a Windows environment and often involved the importing or integration of outside data sources.  Developed and hosted over 300 commercial websites, consisting of ASP, VB, XML, HTML, JAVA, PERL, COM, ActiveX and .NET. Maintained hosting services for over 2000 users on an IIS MS 2000 Advanced Server. Integrated Web Services with on-line SQL and MS access databases. 

NETWORKING. I have extensive experience in the designing and implementing of local and wide area networks on multiple platforms.  Sites’ ranging in size from simple home office networks to enterprise networks covering hundreds of computers and multiple integrated locations.  I have integrated many vendor products to accomplish this networks; Cisco, Accent, IBM, Lucent, TRW, Buffalo, Ascend, Alcatel, Ad Tran and Kentrox.