Resume - Greg Guth

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An opportunity to effectively direct a technology team to meet and exceed the organizational directives / goals.
SUMMARY
Highly motivated, goal-oriented Information Technology professional with 10+ years web experience using portals, Microsoft technologies and 20 years IT experience.

  • Proven record of accomplishment in planning and implementing innovative strategies that yield company savings and profitability.
  • Excellent decision-making, analytical and multi-tasking skills backed by hands on technical experience.
  • Solid organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Communication between IT and business leadership.
  • Strategic Planning
  • Executive Leadership
  • Leadership/Management
  • Process Re-Engineering
  • Application Development
  • Project Management
  • Business Analysis
  • KPI Dashboards
  • Brand Management
  • eCommerce Solutions
  • Online Web Marketing
  • SAAS – Cloud solutions
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    CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
    Caliber Home Loans, Irving, Texas 7/2014 to Current
    AVP - Software Engineering
  • Hire, develop and lead the software engineering team at Caliber who directly reported to me.
  • Lead technical projects in the evaluation, design, development, deployment, and support of SharePoint solutions.
  • Utilize creativity and independent judgment to develop methods, techniques, and designs to deliver functional and technical excellence across the SharePoint 2010 and 2013 project initiatives.
  • Develop custom SharePoint, InfoPath, Nintex and Data solutions to automate manual business processes across the organization.
  • Design and develop solutions related to SharePoint Enterprise Services (e.g. Excel Services, PowerPivot, Forms Services, etc.).
  • Built and configure 3 Tier Microsoft Project Server / SharePoint 2013 environment installing and configuring the environment.
  • Develop Nintex workflows to automate corporate business processes to streamline manual processes.
  • Create InfoPath form to track 203K loan applications as they go through the internal approval process.
  • Design Architecture Strategy for SharePoint 2013 extranet / intranet to support the organization.
  • Work closely with business analysts, project managers, and system architects to ensure all required activities to complete the project on schedule.
  • Hire / Build team of complimentary skill sets and manage project load across team members based on individual strengths and skill sets.
  • Develop Office 365 SharePoint intranet solution with information architecture and basic branding for usability.
  • Manage migration of all SharePoint 2013 using Nintex, DocAve migration and Simego data sync tools.
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    UT Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
    University and Research Campus and Medical School
    11/2010 to 7/2014
    Development Team Manager - Health Systems Information Resources
  • Motivate, develop and retain a team of top talent IT staff.
  • Took all UT management classes such as Hiring Star Candidates, Conflict Resolution, Effective Teambuilding, Business Coaching, Interpersonal Leadership and Managing Difficult People.
  • Build team of complimentary skill sets and manage project load to the most effective team members based on individual strengths and skill sets.
  • Resource manager as well as project manager for technical development team.
  • Effectively balance work load across the team members to match skills to assigned projects and make sure projects are completed on time and developed following UTSW development standards.
  • Direct the UTSW development team for .Net, MVC and SharePoint application development efforts.
  • Develop SharePoint 2010 Branding, Theme, Master Page template and overall development strategy.
  • Work closely with business analysts, project managers, and system architects to ensure all required activities to complete the project on schedule.
  • Develop Clinical Portal and HSIR Intranet Portal to improve communications between IT and clinical teams.
  • Selection/Deployment of SAAS – ServiceNow for Incident Tracking and ITIL - Change Management
  • Monitor ongoing status of projects and support tickets with internally developed KPI dashboard
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    Tenet Healthcare, Dallas, Texas
    Healthcare Management
    5/2010 to 8/2010
    Consultant - Applied Clinical Informatics - PMO Office
  • Direct/develop technology used to develop interactive Business Intelligence executive dashboards developed to showcase PMO activities to C-Level executives with SharePoint WSS 3.0.
  • Develop custom Business Intelligence application to present in depth data in an organized and easy to understand manner for senior executives to use to know where action needs to be taken.
  • Develop Brand Strategy and overall usability of online experience for the PMO Dashboard application.
  • Business Analyst working with business/user community gathering comprehensive business requirements.
  • Developed custom SharePoint themes, style sheets and Master Pages to meet the PMO needs as determined by senior leadership.
  • Designed cutting edge solution to deliver CA Clarity data to MS SharePoint using Visual Studio 2010.
  • Act as SME for all online technology and application development for the Clinical Informatics team.
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    IPS - Invensys Process Systems, Plano, Texas
    Leader in manufacturing process improvement
    7/2008 to 4/2010
    Director - Global Communication Technology
  • Develop a global communication and marketing strategy for all electronic media.
  • Build web team out of individuals from all functional areas throughout the organization. This included training and maintaining the teams web competencies and focus on the strategy.
  • Direct international team of Information Technology, Marketing and Communication individuals to re-architect both internal and external web applications throughout the organization.
  • Develop Strategic plan to merge 5 product brand sites into one cohesive corporate site leveraging the synergies of the 5 brands.
  • Completely re-design the intranet using SharePoint 2007 to enable the entire organization and deliver web 2.0 technology throughout.
  • Re-Architect the entire Intranet to create a "Best in Class" intranet to deliver an optimal user experience and communications.
  • Utilize proven Agile Project Management processes to manage and guide all phases of projects through the SDLC.
  • Work with Business/user community gathering comprehensive business requirements and delivering these requirements to IT in a manner to be managed throughout the SDLC.
  • Create new content approval process to utilize the fundamental functions of SharePoint to create an easy to maintain and manage update process throughout the global organization.
  • Directed global design sessions to architect an all new web application that will benefit the entire organization and streamline processes.
  • Designed collaborative collateral search portal to empower the IPS sales organization.
  • Developed custom SharePoint themes, style sheets and Master Pages to meet the global branding needs as determined by the outside ad agency.
  • Developed new Information Architecture to improve usability, navigation and user experience.
  • Act as Project manager of all projects to ensure cost effective and timely delivery of all objectives.
  • Deploy SharePoint MOSS 2007 throughout the organization to deliver Best in Class communication technology both internally and externally.
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    Children's Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    Leader in pediatric healthcare - Non-Profit children's hospital
    1/2004 to 7/2008
    Web Director/Architect
  • Develop a "Best in Class" web strategy based on gap analysis to align the web projects to the organizational vision focusing on healthcare technology.
  • Completely re-design the aesthetics and information architecture of the intranet site to improve site design, navigation and usability.
  • Deployed many web 2.0 technologies throughout the organization including a Blog with a built in content management system.
  • Develop complete "intranet style guide" that supports the brand and mission statement.
  • Manage Project to Bring previously outsourced web services internal using defined PM processes.
  • Project Manage and Design new web server configuration through deployment and content management solution to modernize the 7 year old infrastructure.
  • Saved Children's over 1 million dollars by designing a more cost effective web server solution for hosting internet site.
  • Project Management of successfully deployed content management solution that empowers 75 content editors to contribute to the intranet through a process oriented solution.
  • Experience with process flows, requirements gathering and documentation, data modeling and implementing process improvements.
  • Design and develop new web based and PDA applications to solve defined business requirements.
  • Managed, Designed and developed a "Patient Portal" to allow patients to pre-register, update insurance information, request appointments and pay their bills online using classic ASP
  • Keynote presenter at the 9th Annual Internet Healthcare conference November 2005 presenting "Patient Portal on a shoestring budget".
  • Won the healthcare Greystone.net "Best in Class" Most Innovative Website award 11/2004.
  • Developed Physician Portal to improve referring physician usability allowing physicians to make referrals and view their patients results online using ASP.Net.
  • Managed, Designed and developed a solution to track and maintain hospital wide as well as departmental policies, significantly improving JCAHO scoring.
  • Experience with Healthcare system design, development, implementation and testing.
  • Initiatives put Childrens Medical Center Dallas on the "Healthcares Most Wired" list in 2006 & 2007.
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    TXU, Dallas, Texas
    Fortune 50 Energy corporation - Largest utility corporation in Texas
    1/2001 to 1/2004
    Lead Web Developer
  • Managed the vendor relationship between TXU and Agency.com for the www.txu.com and txuconnect (intranet) website redesign.
  • Developed business channels in portal to create effective B2B interaction between disparate business units within the organization creating a cohesive working unit.
  • Improved the internal Business Processes of the organization by utilizing web technologies to streamline the processes Utilizing proven BPM methodologies.
  • Leader in the Development and Implementation of the Hummingbird EIP Portal into the TXU Intranet.
  • Worked closely with Corporate Communications to align the intranet portal to the vision of the organization.
  • Developed new Information architecture for TXU Intranet to improve the usability of the site. This was a key factor in increasing the usability and operational efficiency of the intranet.
  • Developed custom applications to improve the business processes throughout the organization as well as to meet ERCOT requirements using classic ASP.
  • Development of a policy manager application that could monitor compliance, education and training of corporate policies.
  • Developed web based Business Channels that created custom dashboards based upon the individual needs and requirements of the business units throughout TXU.
  • Created reports, proposals and presentations in a fast-paced environment.
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    Web Consultant, Dallas, Texas
    Worked as web consultant for Ericsson, Scient and KPMG
    2/2000 to 11/2000
    Ericsson
  • Development brought the business unit from static web pages to a dynamic web application.
  • Developed New visual design and GUI, including ASP, HTML and JavaScript code for the Ericsson Inside US Sales business unit.
  • Scient
  • FETE (Front End Technology Engineer), to develop the front end of a large B2B JSP Java website.
  • Hand coded HTML and Javascript using templates to maintain clean consistent reusable code.
  • KPMG
  • Design and develop GUI and overall look and feel of the Business to Business web application.
  • Develop dynamic Javascript navigation system based on customer parameters and site requirements.
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    The Image Bank, Dallas, Texas
    Leader in online Images sold for marketing campaigns.
    2/1999 to 2/2000
    Lead Web Developer
  • Project lead of four to Develop E-Commerce web site, merchant account, secure payments, capable of searching through indexed images using IBM Digital Library.
  • Managed the vendor relationship between TIB and IBM for the development of the online eCommerce website.
  • Created SQL commands to interface with the Oracle database from the net.data web application.
  • Create new visual look and feel to entire web application to meet customer requirements.
  • JavaScript, HTML and DHTML development and integrated HTML with net.data back end functions.
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    ACS - Affiliated Computer Services Inc., Dallas, Texas
    Information Technology leader.
    8/1998 to 1/1999
    Web Developer
  • HRIS Consultant to Create Intranet / Internet consisting of online personnel requisition forms and resume submittal forms.
  • Develop CGI to connect with their database to create dynamic web pages automatically posting current open position information to their Intranet.
  • Worked directly with human resources to define their user requirements as well as developed the code to provide the solution.
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    EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS
  • 1988 - Bachelor of Science - Design/Architecture, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona;
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    TECHNOLOGY SKILLS
    Operating Systems: UNIX, Linux, Apache, MS-DOS, Windows, IIS, Mac OS
    Languages: VB.Net, ASP, JSP, Cold Fusion, HTML, DHTML, XML, VRML, Cold Fusion, JavaScript, AJAX, Basic, PERL and SQL
    Software Technologies: SharePoint MOSS 2007, VB.Net, ASP, Lawson, SAP, Active Directory, Cold Fusion, Access, SQL Server, Oracle, DB2, Homesite, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Fireworks, JSP, FrontPage, Excel, Word, Visio, Hummingbird EIP Portal