Daniel Vargas, Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)
Tampa Bay, Florida USA
Senior IT professional experienced in software development, business analysis and project management for Fortune 500 companies. Demonstrated excellence in performing all facets of the full software development life-cycle using tailored processes to guide and implement solutions to meet business objectives. Exceptional success working in culturally diverse global and virtual team environments. Consistently recognized for quality, reliability and strong work ethic.
Professional Certifications, Business Affiliations & Technical Skills
Certifications: ScrumMaster Certification (CSM)
Other Skills: Project Management, Business Analysis, Software development lifecycle, Portal Applications, Waterfall and Agile Methodology, Web 2.0 Technology, Client-Server
Awards/Honors: IBM Bravo Award 2005 - Recognizes the individuals or teams who exemplify innovation and integration in their performance.
Affiliations: Scrum Alliance
PROFESSIONAL/BUSINESS EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
GEOGRAPHIC SOLUTIONS INC, Palm Harbor, Florida 2009 – Present
Geographic Solutions, Inc. is the nation's leading provider of software solutions for workforce development, reemployment, and training. The company has developed state-of-the-art systems for agencies in more than 40 states. Their software is available to over 75% of the job seekers and employers in the country. Geographic Solutions is privately-owned with a corporate office in Palm Harbor, FL, and a satellite office in Salinas, CA.
Senior Programmer Analyst
STRATEGY AND DESIGN SOLUTIONS, Tampa, Florida June, 2009 - October, 2009
Strategy and Design Solutions (Established/Managed by former IBM employees) is a provider of comprehensive IT solutions to clients in the public sector at the federal, state, and local levels, from strategy formulation through system implementation and as long term business and technology advisors.
Senior Technical Consultant
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES (IBM), Tampa, Florida January, 2002 - April, 2009
IBM is a multinational computer technology and IT consulting corporation and is considered the world's largest computer company and systems integrator.
Senior IT Specialist
PWC CONSULTING, Tampa, Florida January, 1999 – May, 2002
Former PricewaterhouseCoopers’ global business consulting and technology services unit.
GEAC PUBLISHING SYSTEMS, Tampa, Florida 1994 - January, 1999
Newspaper Software Division of Geac Computer Corporation Limited ranked in the Top 100 software companies in the world.
Senior Project Lead