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Michael Feighner


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Livermore, CA 94551
United States

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Clients in the Software Configuration Managment field and the Project Management field

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TECHNICAL SKILLS ClearCase Shell / Perl Scripting e-Commerce Windows 7/NT/XP ClearQuest Visual Studio 2005 C/C++, UNIX MS Word, Excel DOORS Visual Basic SQL PowerPoint, Outlook Teamcenter (user) Windchill (user) MS Project (in progress) PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY Software/Hardware Engineering Release, Process Documentation • Leadership qualities for Change Board activities to align with schedule and budget for Software and Document releases. • Recorded change management history in Enterprise Product Data Management (EPDM, Windchill) for audit traceability. • Subject matter expert in ClearCase and ClearQuest. • Identified, Controlled, and Audited Configuration Status Accounting to meet Common Integrated Processes System (CIPS) and Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) requirements. • Used ClearCase for Software Configuration Management Control and Build Execution Release. • Used Requirement Management tool DOORS (Dynamic Object Oriented Requirement System) for Version Control and Verification. • Key contributor to Contract Delivery Requirements List (CDRL). PROFESSIONAL EXPERIECE Intel - Folsom, CA Software Configuration Management Expert 2011 - Involved in new application development, testing, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, review, analysis, modifications and documentation to improve source control components and processes for greater flexibility and performance. - Provide administrative support for source control systems, assisting others with complex source control issues. - Participate in the integration of source control with third party tools - Involved with the migration of sources from one source control tool to another. - Develop and support utilities used with the software configuration management tools. - Deployment of source control capabilities to live environments, including maintaining source and data branches in version control, and debugging issues related to deployment. - Experienced with SCM administration/implementation - Knowledgeable in branching techniques/methodologies - Knowledgeable in Rational ClearCase - Experienced supporting cross-site development teams ************************************************** Aerojet – Sacramento, CA Senior Software Configuration Manager 2010 to 2011 • Was responsible for configuration control and release management of software deliveries. • Provided support for Software Configuration Management (SCM) functions for various programs. • Provided configuration control direction and consultation to the software development team. • Established and maintained organization’s Responsibility Matrix (RM). • Managed and ensured SCR (Software Change Request) control. • Worked with program counterparts to ensure proper content management and process control. • Generated builds and SVDs. • Ran Software Configuration Control Boards (SCCBs). • Managed software requirements documents. • Interfaced with the customer. • Wrote SCM plans and flow Software CM requirements to the supplier-based on the SOW. • Established a more robust SCM process for managing and controlling generation of and changes to the code. • Participated actively in Transition Team to move from Microsoft Visual SourceSafe and Siemens Teamcenter to Subversion and JIRA. *********************************************** LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION – Sunnyvale, CA 1990 – 2009 Staff Configuration Analyst 2008 – 2009 SBIRS (Space-Based Infrared System) • Managed and directed timely change board activities with accuracy and within budget. • Maintained change management history in EPDM, Windchill for audit traceability. • Conducted Configuration Management certification review of approved document changes in DOORS for requirements traceability in preparation for formal document release. • Developed and maintained Operation Instructions for Configuration Management as Training Materials. ****************************************************** Senior Software Configuration Analyst 2007 – 2008 MKV (Multiple Kill Vehicle) • Founded MKV’s Software Review Boards at program and site level. • Managed and directed change board activities with accuracy, on schedule, and within budget. • Maintained change management history in ClearQuest for audit traceability. • Authored detailed teleconferencing and scheduling manual. • Implemented software quality standards based on Configuration Management procedures. • Pioneered new automated build process through MS Visual Studio 2005. ***************************************** Senior Software Configuration Analyst 2000 – 2007 THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense) • Resolved discrepancies between EPDM, Windchill and Electronic Data). • Assured ClearQuest schema conformed to program's Configuration Management Plan maintaining highest level of customer satisfaction. • Independently managed and directed change board activities. • Arranged and coordinated Software Condition of Assembly at Release and Transfer (SW-CART). This enabled audit traceability, allowing on-schedule software releases to the customer. • Accomplished CDRL deliveries well ahead of schedule. • Managed ClearQuest and ClearCase administrative functions. • Compiled software code in Visual Basic. • Conducted annual internal audits for Program Software Configuration Management resulting in a higher level of compliance. ******************************************************** Special Programs - Senior Software Engineer 1996 – 2000 • Software Test and Software Development in C and Assembly in VxWorks Environment. **************************************************** Special Programs - Senior Data Processor 1990 – 1996 • Maintained Computer Operations in Virtual Machine Conversational Monitor System (VM/CMS) and Multiple Virtual Storage (MVS) Mainframe. • UNIX (AIX on RS/6000) and VAX/VMS Administration and Software Installation and Upgrade. ********************************************* EDUCATION Project Management Professional Training PMI Certification Test Preparation -California State University East Bay, Concord, CA 3-29-2011 to 5-31-2011 MS Software Engineering - National University, San Jose, CA MA Political Science - University of Tübingen, Germany BA Liberal Arts - San Jose State University - San Jose, CA, Heidelberg, Germany SECURITY CLEARANCE US Government Department of Defense (DOD) Secret Clearance with Extensive Background Investigation (EBI) LANGUAGES English, German VOLUNTEER WORK Information Technology Committee Volunteer at Experience Unlimited of Contra Costa County Volunteer at Experience Unlimited of Contra Costa County Job Connections Volunteer Networking Group – Danville, CA Livermore Success Team – Livermore, CA

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