Gary Neshanian
2336 Elden Ave. #G
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Biography 949.485.5840
consultant@gnish.com

Gary Neshanian born and raised in Los Angeles, graduated Bachelor of Science
in Computer Science Engineering from California State University at Long Beach.
Received PMP®-PMI and CSM-SA certifications. Founded Nish Consulting in 1986,
as Project Manager/Business Analyst, Process Reengineer, Security and Infrastructure. 

 


Career

Project
 Manager
Project Management / Analysis • Nish Consulting · Security/Audit/Compliance, PMO
2000 Project Manager · certified methodology/strategy, Waterfall (PMP), Agile (CSM/SA), PMO (PSO/CSO).
Business Process Reengineer · systems improvement, gap remediation, cost reduction, process improvement.
 

 • Project Manager – Boeing · Hyundai · Capital Group · First American · Pacific Life-Annuities ·  PacifiCare ·
   Toyota Motor Company · Sparta Inc. · NovaStar · Children & Families Com-OC.
 • Business Analysis – Ameriquest · Avaya · Boeing · Conexant Systems Inc. · Ducommun (DTI · DAS) ·
   First Consulting Grp · Envision Grp · Salk Institute · Shipper.com · Smart&Final · 99cent.
 • Business Process Reengineer – American Airlines · Canadian Auto Club · Edwards-AFB · Long Bch Bank ·
   Koll-Property · OC-Register · PageNet · St. Mary-Medical Center · Tektronix · Texaco-UCP.

Business
 Analyst
Business Systems Analysis • Commercial vendors · OEM/VAR, Internet/Web Technologies
~2000

Business Analyst · best practices, process requirements, analysis, reengineering, compliance/audit.
Systems Integrator · enterprise architect, e-business systems, and internet web/portals (dot.coms).

 • Open Market (eBusiness) – Systems engineer (1999)
 • Acclaim Technology - Sun Micro (Sun/Solaris VAR) – Senior Systems Engineer (1998)
 • True Software (Development applications) – Systems Engineer (1997)
 • Cincom (Financial applications) – Technical Support Specialist (1996)
 • New Dimension (Enterprise applications) – Technical Support (1996)
 • Computer Associates (Enterprise software) – Technical Consultant (1994)
 • Kofax Image Products (Document/Imaging software) – Technical Support (1991)
 • Data General - EMC (Computer manufacturer) – Systems Engineer (1990, 1992)

Systems
 Engineer
Development and Infrastructure • Aerospace · Development, Systems, Security, Infrastructure
~1990

Infrastructure · systems manager, operations staff, facilities, services, call center and help desks (DCIM/ITIL).
Software Developer · aerospace software engineer/team leader, web/portal technologist and strategist.

 • Adaptive Digital Systems (Signal Processing) – Systems Engineer and Consultant (1988)
 • Rockwell Collins (Satellite:Milstar) – Systems Manager, Software Team Leader (1986)
 • Ford Aerospace (Tank:Divad, Missile:Sidewinder) – System Administrator, Software Engineer (1982)


Education & Affiliations
2011 Certified Scrum Master · CSM Scrum Alliance, Inc.
2010 Project Management Professional · PMP® Project Management Institute, Inc.
1980 - 1985 Bachelors of Science · Computer Science Engineering

California State University · Long Beach, CA

LinkedIn · Facebook • PMI/PMP-OC · CSM/SA · U/EH • OCTP · IEEE · Toastmasters • CSULB-Alumni

Gary Neshanian
2336 Elden Ave. #G
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Resume 949.485.5840
consultant@gnish.com

Profile   Project Manager / Analyst, with expertise facilitating information technology methodologies and solutions. 
Accomplished knowledge, BS/CSE, PMP®, CSM, and hands-on experience and skills of information systems management. Experienced with business best practices and techniques, gap remediation, problem resolution, and information technology tools. Expertise in full systems development life cycles, and methodologies. Effective communicator and facilitator with business and technical organizations. Responsible manager of infrastructure, operations staff, facilities, security and services.


Qualifications
Project Management (2000) owner of Nish Consulting, contracting since the millennia, CON_W2 through agencies.
Certified
Project Management Professional-PMP from Project Management Institute (waterfall), Scrum Master-CSM from Scrum Alliance (Agile/Scrum methodology), and Bachelor's Science in Computer Science Engineering (CSULB). Business process improvement (BPI), PMO maturity improvement (CMMI/SPICE), and organizational assessment/optimization.

 • Project Management Office-PMO · Professional/Consulting Services Org.-PSO/CSO · Business Process Improvement-BPI
 • Agile (CSM-Scrum-Kanban) · Iterative-Jira · Rational-RUP · Macroscope, Clarity, BASP-Lean, SAMS (Stage Gate)
 
• Waterfall (PMP-PMBOK) · Business (BSA/BPM/BPR) · Critical/Disaster Planning (ERP/DRP) · SOX/SAS70 · SDLC

Business Systems Analysis (~2000) business analysis, systems architecting and integration, since the dotcom-decade.
Performed
requirements gathering and analysis (BSA), client/server enterprise architecting (EA/ERP), database interfacing (DBI), electronic data interchange (EDI), client relations (CRM), commercial off the shelf (COTS) and custom software development (CSD), sales/analysis integration engineer (SE), for IT (OEM/VAR) and internet web/portals (dotcom).
 
• Business Systems Analysis-BSA · Processing Modeling-BPM · Process Reengineering-BPR · Metrics-BMI · ITIL/DCIM
 
• Enterprise Resource Planning-ERP · Data Base-DBI · Data Interchange-EDI · Customer-CRM · Integration-COTS-CSD
 
• Security · Compliance/Audit · Sarbanes Oxley-SOX · Statement Audit Standards-SAS70 · Healthcare-HIPAA
 
• Certified · DG/EMC-Unix · CA-MS Windows Servers · Sun Microsystems-Solaris - JAVA & HTML programming

Development and Infrastructure (~1990) began career with software development and infrastructure in aerospace.
Leader
of software development teams, Systems Manager of programmers/administrators, and integration scheduling.
Manager of custom/in-house software development and quality assurance laboratories, operations personnel (SOP), infrastructure systems resources (DCIM/ITIL), of aerospace weapons and government intelligence systems development.
 • Systems Development Life Cycle-SDLC · Quality Assurance-QA · Change Management-CM · Configuration Control-CC
 • Infrastructure Management-DCIM/ITIL · Standard Policies and Procedures-SOP · Service Level Agreements-SLA

Background
2000 ◦ Project Management leadership, comprehensive Business Analysis, Problem Resolution, and PMO development.
 • PMO/CSO – Boeing, Rockwell, Hyundai, Capital Group · Healthcare – PacifiCare/United Health, Salk, St Mary's Med.Cr.
 • Security/Compliance/Audit – Hyundai, Ameriquest, Impac, Capital Group, Mazda, Smart & Final, 99 Cent, FCG, DKI
 • Financial – Capital Group, Pacific Life, Long Beach Bank · Mortgage – Ameriquest, First American, Impac, Nova Star
 •
Infrastructure/Aerospace – Boeing, Hyundai, Edwards-AFB, Sparta Inc, Toyota, Rockwell/Conexant
 • Web/Dev – Pacific Life, Hyundai, Avaya, Auto Solutions-Inspect Connect, CFC-OC, Shipper.com, Walt Disney

~2000 Original Equipment Manufacturers and Value Added Resellers, integrating and delivering internet/web solutions.
 • Data General (1990) enterprise · Computer Associates (1994) client/server · Cincom (1996) · Acclaim/Sun-VAR (1998)

~1990 Aerospace military defense projects, government intelligence systems, and program development/infrastructure.
 • Ford Aerospace (1982) DIVAD/advance development organization · Rockwell Collins (1986) MILSTAR satellite

Education & Affiliations
2011 Certified Scrum Master · CSM

Scrum Alliance, Inc.

2010 Project Management Professional · PMP®

Project Management Institute, Inc.

1980 - 1985 Bachelors of Science · Computer Science Engineering

California State University · Long Beach, CA

LinkedIn · Facebook • PMI/PMP-OC · CSM/SA · U/EH • OCTP · IEEE · Toastmasters • CSULB-Alumni

Gary Neshanian

Experience

Jan. 2014
- currently

Project Manager / Analyst 
Hyundai (HAEA/HISNA) · Fountain Valley, CA

PMO/PM (automotive, web, pmo) 
Security · Infrastructure/DCIM · PMO/CMMI

Project management of infrastructure Kia (KMA) systems, Hyundai (HMA) web, and Car loan (HCA) security. Managed project timelines and budgets. Authored weekly executive reports, and conducted regular project review meetings. Coordinated infrastructure teams, business units, and security operations (SecOps) audits.  
Korean development, PM of Telematics, Web, Loan security in Southern CA. CMMI improvements in PMO.
◦ Waterfall (Stage Gate) • Agile (Scrum-Kanban-Jira) • MS-Project-Share Point • Security audit/pen-test

May 2013
- Sep. 2013

Project Manager / Analyst
First American Title
· Santa Ana
, CA

Release Management (financial, mortgage/title)
Software Development
· Security/QA · PMO/BMO

Release management for the software development and deployment groups. Reviewed and authorized emergency, weekly, minor, and major software releases for the production environment. Managed transitions from software development (AppDev), through production deployment (SCM), of change management (CAB) approved software releases, and SOX. Development in India, QA in Dominican Republic, RM in Santa Ana. 
◦ Waterfall and Agile methodologies • MS-Project-Team Foundation Server • SOX compliance 

2009·2013 Project Management / Analysis • Inspection Connection (IC) & Automotive Solutions Inc. (ASI)

 June 2011
 - Apr. 2013

Project Manager / Business Systems Analyst
Inspect Connect
/ Auto Solve ·
Newport Beach, CA

Business Systems Integration/Analysis (2 web/portals)
Automotive maintenance
· Service dealer web/portal

 Feb. 2009
 - Aug 2010

Inspection Connection is the restructured Automotive Solutions Inc. from a previous contract (2010). Increased revenue through reengineering and data mining the second generation web/portal (2011) for the sales and BMO organization. Authored enterprise documentation, with Agile/Scrum methodologies/standards.
Agile/Scrum methodologies, MS-Project · ASP/VBScript,  C##, MS-SQL.net server · Redundant/IIS, DRP

2008·2011 Project Management / Analysis • Boeings · Southern, CA (Seal Beach CA & Long Beach CA)

 Nov. 2010
 - Apr. 2011

Project Manager / Analyst
Boeing · Seal Beach, CA

Systems Data Analysis (aerospace, pmo)
Application Transition · Security/QA · PMO

 

Cost reductions through re-scoping application migrations, server centralization/virtualizations, license consolidations, from engineering to IT. Authored project plans and burn down reports. Developed schedules with Agile/Scrum, Boeing Agile Software Process-BASP, and Lean initiatives, and executive Business Metrics of Interest analysis/reports, for the Applications Consolidation & Modernization virtual organization.
MS-Project-Office-SharePoint, Agile/Scrum (BASP-Lean) methodology · Business Metrics of Interest (BMI)

 May 2008
 - Sep. 2008

Project Manager / Engineer
Boeing · Long Beach, CA

Business Systems Analysis (infrastructure)
Data Migration · DCIM · DRP · SDLC · PMO

Cost reduction through regional data server migrations to corporate, and reduction of disaster recovery risks. Authored SDLC procedures and management reports. Audited project controls of task management process. Developed project tasks SDLC/CM methodology, Macroscope standards, and reports for the eMOD PMO org. 
◦ MS-Project-Office, Fujitsu/Macroscope methodologies · SDLC/CM deliverables · MS-SQL · WinXP/IIS 

Jan.  2007
- Aug. 2007

Engagement Engineer
Capital Group · Brea, CA

Business Systems Analysis (financial, pmo)
SAS-70 Analysis
· Gap
Remediation · Security

Reduced maintenance costs and compliance gaps with standardization of software development procedures. Authored SAS-70 reports and prepared IT Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70 compliance documentation. Audited and analyzed general computer controls and business unit applications. Developed Waterfall/Scrum SDLC remediation, across multiple software development organizations and their PMO.
MS-Project-Office-SharePoint, Waterfall & Scrum methodologies · SDLC/CM · MS-SQL · Win2000/XP/IIS

Nov. 2005
- Jan. 2006

Project Manager
PacifiCare · Cypress, CA

Business Systems Analysis (healthcare)
Data Warehouse · Email Archival/Index

Reduced search/retrieval and litigation costs through the archival and indexing of the corporate email system. Authored project plan of email storage system, including vendor specifications. Managed IS implementation to comply with legal requirements of email retrieval for ongoing litigation court supporting, and SOX/HIPAA compliance. Liaison and coordination with vendor for email archives.
MS-Project-Office, PMBOK methodologies · RFP documents · MS-SQL · Win2000/XP/IIS, SharePoint

2004·2006 Compliance Auditing · SOX/SAS70 • Security/QA · PMO · SDLC · DRP · DCIM · Infrastructure
2000·2004 Project Management · Business Analysis · Implementation Engineering  

1990·2000 Systems Integration · Sales Engineering • Commercial · OEM/VARs (DG, CA, Cincom, Sun Micro)
1982·1990 Systems Management · R&D · Infrastructure • Aerospace (Ford Aerospace, Rockwell Collins)
Portfolio section contains more details and dates of employment • Skills section contains detailed qualifications

Gary Neshanian
Portfolio

Experience
Currently Nish Consulting • Project Management / Analysis • direct contract & agency CON_W2

Jan. 2000
- currently

Project Manager / Analyst (detailed below)
Nish Consulting · Costa Mesa, CA

IT Consultant (Contractor)

Project Managed full lifecycle design, implementation, and delivery of enterprise and web/portal solutions. Authored project plans, work breakdown structures, statements of work, service level agreements, disaster recovery plans and operations procedures. Analyzed and facilitated business needs, technical specifications, requirements, risks, and customer acceptance tests. Integrated third party and custom solutions for enterprise, web and portal systems. Audited SOX-404/SAS-70 compliance, remediated gap solutions, business process reengineering, Systems Development Life Cycle/methodologies (Waterfall, Agile/Scrum), and IT Security.
◦ Waterfall (PMBOK) · Agile (Scrum) · Business (BSA/BPM/BPR) · Critical Plan (ERP/DRP) · SOX/SAS70


Jan. 2014
- currently

Project Manager / Analyst 
Hyundai (HAEA/HISNA) · Fountain Valley, CA

PMO/PM (automotive, web, pmo) 
Security · Infrastructure/DCIM · PMO/CMMI

Project management of infrastructure Kia (KMA) systems, Hyundai (HMA) web, and Car loan (HCA) security. Managed project timelines and budgets. Authored weekly executive reports, and conducted regular project review meetings. Coordinated infrastructure teams, business units, and security operations (SecOps) audits.  
Korean development, PM of Telematics, Web, Loan security in Southern CA. CMMI improvements in PMO.
◦ Waterfall (Stage Gate) • Agile (Scrum-Kanban-Jira) • MS-Project-Share Point • Security audit/pen-test

May 2013
- Sep. 2013

Project Manager / Analyst
First American Title
· Santa Ana
, CA

Release Management (financial, mortgage/title)
Software Development
· Security/QA · PMO/BMO

Release management for the software development and deployment groups. Reviewed and authorized emergency, weekly, minor, and major software releases for the production environment. Managed transitions from software development (AppDev), through production deployment (SCM), of change management (CAB) approved software releases, and SOX. Development in India, QA in Dominican Republic, RM in Santa Ana. 
◦ Waterfall and Agile methodologies • MS-Project-Team Foundation Server • SOX compliance 

2009·2013 Project Management / Analysis • Inspection Connection (IC) & Automotive Solutions Inc. (ASI)

 June 2011
 - Apr. 2013

Project Manager
Inspection Connection
(ASI) ·
Newport Beach, CA

Business Systems Integration (2nd web/portal)
Automotive maintenance
· Service web/portal

 Feb. 2009
 - Aug 2010

Sr. Business Systems Analyst
Automotive Solutions Inc · Newport Beach, CA

Business Systems Analysis (1st web/portal)
Automotive maintenance
· Dealer website

 

Inspection Connection is the second and restructured Automotive Solutions Inc. from a previous contract (2010). Increased revenue through reengineering and data mining of a second generation web/portal (2011) for sales and BMO organization. Authored enterprise documentation, with Agile/Scrum methodologies/standards.
Agile/Scrum methodologies, MS-Project · ASP/VBScript,  C##, MS-SQL.net server · Redundant/IIS, DRP

2008·2011 Project Management / Analysis • Boeings · Southern, CA (Seal Beach CA & Long Beach CA)

 Nov. 2010
 - Apr. 2011

Project Manager / Analyst
Boeing · Seal Beach, CA

Systems Data Analysis (aerospace, pmo)
Application Transition · Security/QA · PMO

 

Cost reductions through re-scoping application migrations, server centralization/virtualizations, license consolidations, from engineering to IT. Authored project plans and burn down reports. Developed schedules with Agile/Scrum, Boeing Agile Software Process-BASP, and Lean initiatives, and executive Business Metrics of Interest analysis/reports, for the Applications Consolidation & Modernization virtual organization.
MS-Project-Office-SharePoint, Agile/Scrum (BASP-Lean) methodology · Business Metrics of Interest (BMI)

 May 2008
 - Sep. 2008

Project Manager / Engineer
Boeing · Long Beach, CA

Business Systems Analysis (infrastructure)
Data Migration · DCIM · DRP · SDLC · PMO

Cost reduction through regional data server migrations to corporate, and reduction of disaster recovery risks. Authored SDLC procedures and management reports. Audited project controls of task management process. Developed project tasks SDLC/CM methodology, Macroscope standards, and reports for the eMOD PMO org. 
◦ MS-Project-Office, Fujitsu/Macroscope methodologies · SDLC/CM deliverables · MS-SQL · WinXP/IIS 

2006·2008 Project/Business Management Office • Financials (Mortgage, Investment) · Healthcare (ERP)

Jan.  2007
- Aug. 2007

Engagement Engineer
Capital Group · Brea, CA

Business Systems Analysis (financial, pmo)
SAS-70 Analysis
· Gap
Remediation · Security

Reduced maintenance costs and compliance gaps with standardization of software development procedures. Authored SAS-70 reports and prepared IT Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70 compliance documentation. Audited and analyzed general computer controls and business unit applications. Developed Waterfall/Scrum SDLC remediation, across multiple software development organizations and their PMO.
MS-Project-Office-SharePoint, Waterfall & Scrum methodologies · SDLC/CM · MS-SQL · Win2000/XP/IIS

Nov. 2005
- Jan. 2006

Project Manager
PacifiCare · Cypress, CA

Business Systems Analysis (healthcare)
Data Warehouse · Email Archival/Index

Reduced search/retrieval and litigation costs through the archival and indexing of the corporate email system. Authored project plan of email storage system, including vendor specifications. Managed IS implementation to comply with legal requirements of email retrieval for ongoing litigation court supporting, and SOX/HIPAA compliance. Liaison and coordination with vendor for email archives.
MS-Project-Office, PMBOK methodologies · RFP documents · MS-SQL · Win2000/XP/IIS, SharePoint

2004·2006 Compliance Auditing · SOX/SAS70 • Security/QA · PMO · SDLC · DRP · DCIM · Infrastructure

April 2004
~ Nov. 2006

Compliance Audit Engineer
SOX-404/SAS-70
· Southern, CA

Business Systems Analysis (audit, financial)
SOX/SAS
· Audit/Analysis · Remediation

Reduced compliance gap risks and increased efficiency through audits, remediation, and procedure authoring. Authored Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) 404 and Statement Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 70 reports, including Narratives, Risk Control Matrices and IT audit reports through remediation for governance compliance. Audited general computer controls and business unit applications for COBIT/COSO conformity. Contracted for SOX/SAS70 engagements at Ameriquest (mortgage), Ducommun Inc. (DTI, DAS) (aero), First Consulting Group (health), Boeing (aero), Smart&Final (retail), 99cent (retail), Sparta (aero), Impac (mortgage), Mazda (auto). Delivered gap/failure remediation of SDLC/CM systems and methodologies for multiple clients.
 Niku-Clarity, PVCS-Tracker, Rational-RUP · PeopleSoft, Lotus · Word (Narratives), Excel (RCM/Tests)

2000·2004 Project Management · Business Analysis · Implementation Engineering  

June 2003
- Mar. 2004

Project Manager / Analyst
NovaStar · Santa Ana, CA

eBusiness Analysis/Integration (web/financial)
Mortgage EDI
· Lender interface

Architect of mortgage branch office network. Installed and integrated client/servers, file storage, office automation and Point LOS software. Programmed mortgage/lending web interfaces, LendingTree, National Mortgage, American Home Equity and web/portal based credit pulling services. Integrated electronic applications with Point mortgage qualification, processing and underwriting database.
MS-Office-FrontPage · HTML/XML · Calyx Point LOS, ASP/VBScript, JavaScript data · LendingTree XML

Sep. 2002
- Mar. 2003

Project Manager / Engineer
Children&Families Commission · Irvine, CA

Web Design/Programming (web/portal)
Web ERP
· Software/SQL
Engineering

Authored Request For Response and Bid, project plan, user requirements, definition, scope, expectations for deliverables, and won contract award. Architect of the Children & Families Commission of Orange County website. Designed website graphics and Flash. Programmed the database interface with ASP/VBScript to MS-SQL server. Integrated website with the State's data warehousing vendor CS&O.
RF-P/Bid and PP · MS-Office-FrontPage-SQL, Dreamweaver, Flash, Photoshop · ASP/VBScript, JavaScript

Nov. 2001
- April 2002

Project Engineer
Avaya · Basking Ridge, NJ

Web/SQL Programming (web/infrastructure)
Software/SAP Engineering
· Web training

Designed and programmed a web based training manual for remote field and corporate users. Delivered HTML pages and Flash animations for training manual on corporate intranet and distribution. Programmed SAP Business Warehouse forms interface, with ASP/VBScript interface to MS-SQL server. Coordinated with other remote project engineers located through conference calls and email.
MS-Office · HTML, MS-FrontPage, Dreamweaver/Flash training · ASP/VBScript-JavaScript interface SAP

Feb. 2001
- April 2001

Project Engineer
Toyota Motors · Torrance, CA

eBusiness Analysis/Architecting (pmo)
Project Planning
· Business Analysis · ERP

Authored project plans for business application units delivered to the Production Services department. Analyzed, collected and validated user requirements, definition, scope and expectations for deliverable plans. Delivered system documents, processes, diagrams, manuals and service level agreements. Managed work requirements for sys/db admins and held design, review, release meetings with vendors.
PPlans, SLA, SOW · MS-Office and HTML · Unix - HP/UX - Oracle, Sun/Solaris, Apache, WebLogic

Nov. 2000
- Jan. 2001

Project Lead
Conexant Systems · Newport Beach, CA

eBusiness Analysis (infrastructure)
Data Migration
· IS replication ·
ERP

Authored migration plan, enterprise configurations and specifications for the NT Servers group. Analyzed and collected business units requirements and issues. Designed migration methodology, documentation/templates, QA standards and procedures for the divisional migration and separation of corporate NT applications, ftp/web servers. Managed conversion staff and migration team.
Migration/PPlan, MS-Project-Office · managed programmers/migration team · ASP-VB-Script, WebTrends

Dec. 1999
- Sep. 2000

Project Manager
Pacific Life-Annuities · Newport Beach, CA

eBusiness Analysis (web/financial)
Web Log Analysis
· Java conversion · DRP

Authored enterprise documentation and disaster recovery procedures for the Strategic Information Systems department of the Annuities Division. Programmed and prototyped support for the CGI-Perl to Java Enterprise and WebLogic migration. Designed, developed and managed a WebTrends web log file analysis reporting and distribution system. Analyzed, researched and prototyped new and emerging technologies for IT and web use.
DRP · Static/Dynamic-HTML Dynabase, CGI-Perl/Java-korn · Palm/WAP · Solaris, WebLogic, WebTrends

~2000 Consulting Services Engineering · Professional Services Organizations  

Sep. 1999
- Dec. 1999

Project Engineer
Orange County Register · Santa Ana, CA

eBusiness Integration (web/infrastructure)
EDI email to news gateway

Authored project plan with gateway specifications and deadlines. Programmed Internet email gateway for the IS department's CCI news publication system for email distribution to news affiliates. Provided general Unix systems programming, integration work and implementation support to the IT organization.
Korn shell email spooling router with TCL/Lotus Notes · integrated IBM/AIX and CCI publication server

July 1999
- Sep. 1999

Project Lead
Shipper.com · City of Industry, CA

eBusiness Integration (infrastructure-web)
Web ERP
· Server installs/configurations

Authored enterprise documentation and designs. Installed and configured operating systems for CIO on Sun/Solaris and Windows/NT including Netscape-SuiteSpot and MS-IIS web services. Programmed and developed the intranet for the web based commerce delivery company. 
MS-Office · HTML, JavaScript · Back Office install/configs · Sun/Solaris, Netscape-SuiteSpot

June 1999
- July 1999

Project Engineer
Salk Institute · La Jolla, CA

eBusiness Integration (infrastructure, healthcare)
Data/Web migration
· software engineering

Authored migration plan for Unix-Netscape based web server migration to departmental Windows PC running Apache shareware server for the Conceptual Immunology Group. Programmed and ported C applications for biological simulation to run in MS environment and converted dependent web pages and applications.
Enterprise, Migration Plan, MS-Office · Unix-C to MS-C, CGI-Perl api, WAN Apache hosting

Feb. 1999
- April 1999

Project Engineer
Walt Disney · Burbank, CA

eBusiness Analysis (web/portal)
Web ERP
· Architecting media portal

Architect a Unix-Web environment, from first generation electronic commerce and business services to the automated next generation. Upgraded to newer e-commerce and business processing engines, with more personalized and user profiled interface. Partnered with Vignette for user profiling/customization.
Business/e-commerce with OpenMarket architecting · Vignette programming · Unix/Solaris web

Mar. 1998
- April 1998

Project Engineer
Envision Group · Torrance, CA

eBusiness Integration (infrastructure)
ERP
· Server installs/configurations

Installed, configured and performance tuned the operating systems and web services for their ISP hosting servers. Programmed and configured Internet hosting web services and protocols.
Filesystem/network configurations · Veritas programming · Sun/Solaris DCIM, Netscape-SuiteSpot hosting

Oct. 1995
- April 1996

Project Lead
Tektronix · Beaverton, OR

Network Integration (CA-infrastructure)
ERP
· Network design/implementation

Analyzed for Computer Associates and designed, tested and delivered to Tektronix an enterprise systems management and network monitoring system, integrating CA with HP and third party solutions.
Network analysis · CA-Unicenter programming · Sun/Solaris, CA-Unicenter, HP/Openview service

Jan. 1994
- June 1994

Project Lead
St. Mary Medical Center · Long Beach, CA

Business Integration (DG-healthcare)
ERP
· Operations support · help desk

Analyzed for Data General the hospital IS needs. Programmed and trained the operation of the Unix systems operations console. Implemented a help desk system. Mentored and trained help desk/ops staff.
Depart analysis · HBO software integration · ops console C/korn shell programming · DG/Unix DCIM

Jan. 1993
- Dec. 1994

Systems/Project Engineer
Data General · North America

Enterprise Integration (DG-contractor)
ERP
· Network design/implementations

Analyzed and integrated Data General systems and enterprises. Installed network, hardware and software applications, operations configurations and training for existing major accounts in North America.
American Airlines/U.S.-Canada (Unix/OS2/Database) · Canadian Auto Club (Unix) · Edwards-AFB (Real time weapons systems) · PageNet (Unix/NT) · Texaco-UCP (Network install, configure, train)


1990·2000 Systems Integration · Sales Engineering • Commercial · OEM/VARs (DG, CA, Cincom, Sun Micro)

Feb. 1998
- Jan. 1999

Sr. Systems/Project Engineer
Acclaim Technology - Sun Micro · Irvine, CA

Business ERP Analysis (infrastructure-Sun VAR)

Project Engineered and analyzed e-business needs, project plans, risks and ROI. Integrated enterprise client/servers, e-commerce services and applications. Programmed advanced client needs. Certified by Sun Microsystems, and trained by CISCO, Veritas, Vignette, OpenMarket, ColdFusion and e-business partners.
Sun/Solaris©, MS/NT · Apache, Netscape, MS-IIS · HTML, Java, ASP, scripts, C++, Perl, Unix shell

July 1996
- Feb. 1998

Systems Manager
Cincom Systems · Irvine, CA

Business EDI Integration (infrastructure-edi)

Managed regional computer resources, web and infrastructure DCIM. Project Managed office and corporate network access. Integrated enterprise client/servers and CRM/EDI. Customer support and sales staff trainer.
Unix, MS/NT · Web, Application servers · MRP-ERP-Oracle · C++, Unix shells

Oct. 1994
- July 1996

Systems/Project Engineer
Computer Associates · Huntington Beach, CA

ERP · Networking (infrastructure-network)

Project Engineered and analyzed business and network requirements. Integrated enterprise and network servers, automation and security. Technical Consultant of network and configuration management software. 
Unix, MS/NT · LAN/WAN · CA/Unicenter-Sybase, HP/Openview, Sun/NetManager, SNMP · C, Unix shell

May 1989
- Oct. 1994

Systems/Project Engineer
Data General - EMC · Irvine, CA

ERP ·  Integration (infrastructure-enterprise)

Project Engineered and analyzed business and enterprise requirements. Integrated client/server, data center and application services. Technical Consultant of installation, programming, performance tuning and trainings. 
DG/Unix©/RAID, MS/NT PCs, LAN · Federal-Commercial/Financial-Medical Applications · C, Unix shell

1982·1990 Systems Management · R&D · Infrastructure • Aerospace (Ford Aerospace, Rockwell Collins)

April 1986
- May 1989

Systems Manager · Software Team Leader
Rockwell Collins · Santa Ana, CA

Weapons Development (aerospace-software)

Systems Manager of development/test facilities, staff, and operations training. Coordinated development and QA/test teams.  Software Team Leader of programmers for Air Force MILSTAR, Secret/ComSec clearances.
DEC/VAX, DG/AOS, Unix, DCIM · FORTRAN

June 1982
- April 1986

Systems Administrator · Software Engineer
Ford Aerospace · Newport Beach, CA

Weapons Development (aerospace-software)

Started career programming weapons systems, systems engineer of R&D facilities and operations, for both the Imaging Processing Lab/Advanced Development Org. and DIVAD programs, with security clearances.
DEC/VAX, DG/AOS, DCIM · Ada, Atlas, C, COBOL, FORTRAN, Pascal, Assembly


Gary Neshanian
Skills Matrix

Skills, Certifications & Experience (©=certified, #=years of experience)
Project/Team Years Applications Comments
Project Management 10+
5+
5+
5+
10
5+
2
MS-Project, Waterfall, PMI-PMBOK
Rational-RUP, Clarity, Jira-Kanban
Agile/Scrum, Macroscope, CSM-SA
Kanban, Atlassian-Jira
MS-Visio, RUP-Rose-ReqPro 
MS -SharePoint, -VisualSourceSafe 
TFS-TeamFoundationServer
Project Management, WBS
Systems Development Life Cycle / 
Change Management methodologies
Backlog/Sprint/Build-Sizing (ts-fib)
Enterprise architecting and UML design
Configuration, file sharing
PM/Team development
Team Applications 2
3
2
PVCS-Tracker, Legato, TrueSoft 
Calyx-Point
, Empower-FNIS 
VMark-PICK
, SAP, PeopleSoft-HR 
SCM, PDL/UML, QA/testing, distribution
Mortgage and lending software LOS
Data warehousing, enterprise software
Compliance 5 DCAA, ISO, CMMISPICE, BPI,
SOX-404-COSO/CobiT.org .com
Defense Contract, IntStdsOrg, Maturity
Financial Sarbanes-Oxley
Front Office 10 MS-Office, Lotus-Notes  Word, Excel, Power Point, IBM-Lotus
Internet/Web Years Applications Comments
Web Servers 5
3
1
Netscape-SuiteSpot, MS-IIS
Apache, WebLogic, WebTrends 
Allaire-ColdFusion, ActiveX 
Systems Integrated, installed, configured and trained customers on development and administration of websites
eBusiness © OpenMarket-Transact e-business transactional engine
Content/Front ends ©
7+
5
2
ShopSite, LiveCommerce
FrontPage, VisualStudio, PageMill
MM-Flash -Dreamweaver
Vignette, CrystalReports, OpenSite 
Catalog serving,
Web/HTML/XML design
Front-end animated content,
Profiling, reporting and auction packages
Graphics 7+ Photoshop, Illustrator  Graphical Design
Programming Years Tools Comments
Internet/Web 7+
3
HTML, CGI-Perl, VB-Java-Scripts
VisualStudio, ASP.Net-VBasic, Java 
Website development, page/forms and visual  design programming
Structured/Object 10 Ada, C, C++, Pascal, Visual Tools   Commercial languages 
1st/2nd Generation 7 FORTRAN, BASIC  Legacy languages
Batch , Real-time  5 COBOL, Assembly  Main frame and real-time languages
Unix/Shell 10+ (ksh,awk,grep,vi,csh,tcl) Unix server shell programming
Database/SQL 3
7
Oracle, Sybase, MS-SQL server 
Access, Paradox, DBase, XML 
Database installation, configuration, performance tuning and programming
System/Hardware Years Software Comments
Sun Microsystems/Sparc
Storage Array
©
2
Solaris Unix
Volume Manager
Certified Solaris-Reseller Engineer
C2K-Workgroup/Enterprise, E10K
Data General/AViiON
EMC-CLARiiON
MV,Nova
©
©
7
DGUX Unix
RAID storage array
AOS/VS 
Data General employee
and consultant for 5 years
certified on open system platforms
IBM/RS6000 2 AIX Operating System
Hewlett Packard/9000 5 HPUX Unix, Openview Operating System, SNMP monitoring
Compaq/DEC
Alpha, VAX
2
5
DECUX
VMS 
Operating Systems
Intel 10+ Windows/NT, Linux Office Suite, Visual Tools, Unix OS
Environment Years Applications Comments
Data Centers 20+ DCIM, ITIL, CMMI Data Center Infrastructure Management
Network/Ethernet, DSL 10+ TCP/IP, DNS, NIS  Internet configuration, web server support
Security 5 Unicenter, ACE-SecurWorld, Tivoli  Computer Associates, IBM
Monitoring 5 SUNet Manager, HP Openview  SNMP network monitoring and response
Storage 5 EMC, Veritas , AXS-One Data, Filesystem/VolumeManager, e-Mail