Bruce E. McDougall
Platforms and Systems
Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows ME, Windows 98, Windows 95, Unix, SAP, Exchange Server, SQL Server, Oracle Server, Novell Server, Novell SNA Gateway, Hostprt, Citrix Winframe, Supply Tech (Harbinger) EDI, FrontPage, Fax Sr., Support Magic, Pilgrim (Document Control), Arcserve, Cheyenne Backup, Inoculan, Metafreight
Visual Basic, Microsoft Office (VBA), ProComm, REXX, Crystal Reports, Attachmate Extra!, Loftware Label Maker
Independent Consultant, 1991 - Present
Ticona, Summit, NJ
Worked in various positions as required during assignment. Initially contracted as VM Systems Programmer, was kept on in a general consulting role after mainframe system was removed. Defined, designed, and developed enhancements to new and existing systems to improve operations. Assisted with planning, implementing, and testing systems. Performed System Administration on Windows/NT, Novell, SQL Server and other platforms. Provided second level support for desktop and networking helpdesk. Trained sales staff on use of various MS-Outlook functions.
SELECTED RECENT PROJECTS
Nabisco, Parsippany, NJ
Transportation and Warehouse System: Designed and created a user presentation menu system in REXX on VM/CMS. Converted existing code from NOMAD to REXX; developed, debugged, and integrated additional system functions in SAS on MVS/XA; provided operational instruction to financial analysts and maintenance instruction to support staff.
New Jersey Educational Computer Network,
Responsible for all vendor supplied software as well as internally developed applications, system utilities, user exits and operating system enhancements. Installed and configured personal computers and LANs. Managed systems and applications programmers in the VM, MVS, VAX and Telecommunications areas. Responsible for administering department budget.
Litton Computer Services, Fairfield, NJ
Responsible for all vendor supplied as well as internally developed systems software in the VM environment. Managed a team of VM systems programmers.
Beneficial Data Processing Corporation,
Responsible for all vendor supplied as well as internally developed systems software in the VM and OS/VS1 environments. Managed systems programmers in the VM, OS/VS1 and Telecommunications areas.
Prudential Insurance Co., Roseland, NJ
Responsible for various design, coding, testing, installation and maintenance programming tasks for operations, data services and data security areas.