Electronic Data Systems (EDS) an HP company


Robert Smith, PMP
(937) 527-8155

Electronic Data Systems (EDS) an HP Company  
Road Warrior  
Senior Program Manager

Dec 2006 to Nov 2010

Ohio Medicare Implementation:  Led and restructured the PMO while assisting the efforts to salvage a $50 million dollar effort. Established a new, 100,000 task on MS project server, integrated project schedule that satisfied the clients expectations.  Defined and implemented project governance to insure client confidence and expectations control.

  • Team of 12 support members

  • Budget $6,000,000

Dollar Thrifty infrastructure upgrade:  Established organizational processes, insured proper planning, tracking and implementation.  Aligned team actions to CMMI level 3 governance, with full financial tracking and integration into the application developments schedules. 

  • Established a Program Management Office (PMO)

  • 7 Team leads

  • Budget $18,000,000 Not in direct control

State Farm Web presence modernization.  I was engaged prior to contract award to establish Program Management Office, identified tools, process and staffing.  All items were in place for contract start.

  • Established a Program Management Office (PMO)

  • Team member of integrated contract acquisition group.

  • Budget No Budget

Cardinal Health HR implantation:  Led a project to develop and deploy a solution to process time, attendance and absence information for EDSí human resources outsourcing business unit. Performed project management functions for installation of automated time collections systems for 50,000 users at over 500 sites.  Performed vendor management to repair the failed configuration, quality, requirements and release processes. Worked with stakeholder to ascertain their needs and set expectations. Delivered the solution on time, under budget and with a high level of client acceptance. 

  • 3 Project teams

                 Time & Attendance
                 Family Medical Leave
                 Benefits administration integration

  • Budget  $8,000,000 Development / Integration
               $12,000.000 Hardware and Infrastructure rollout

Environment: MS Office Suite, MS Visio, MS Project 2007 Professional and Server, SAP, EV reporting