Barrett Distribution Centers, Inc.

Administrator - Supporting Systems & Architecture

(November 2017 - Present)

  • Responsible for the Administration, Development, Documentation, Support, and Maintenance of Supporting Systems
  • Capture business data from a variety of Software as a Service and Cloud platforms to allow for holistic systems data analysis
    • Active Directory (both cloud and local)
    • Autotask.com
    • Amazon Web Services
    • Box.com
    • ITGlue.com
    • MS Exchange
    • Okta.com
    • Salesforce.com
    • Teamwork.com
    • Tool Sched and Visual Cut
    • UptimeRobot.com
    • WhatsUp Gold
    • Zethcon Synapse
  • Design and implement custom business logic based data checks and alerts to validate and maintain the data for Core Business Systems
  • Design and implement custom Heartbeat, Smoke and End-to-End tests to ensure full availability and functionality of Core Business Systems
  • Design and implement custom software or data solutions to enhance functionality of Core Business Systems
  • Subject Matter Expert for Amazon Webservices WorkSpaces
  • Subject Matter Expert for HAProxy Aloha software
  • Subject Matter Expert for Help Systems Automate software
  • Subject Matter Expert for Kiwi Syslog Server
  • Subject Matter Expert for UptimeRobot.com
  • Subject Matter Expert for VisualSVN Server
  • Subject Matter Expert for WhatsUp Gold
  • Prepare functional documentation and process documentation
  • Provide peer training, both on new technologies and for existing technologies for new associates
  • Applications developed include:
    • Application that takes a command line parameter text string and calculates it's CRC32 check sum
    • Application that reads X12 and EDIFACT EDI files and based on the direction, sender, receiver and message type. It then indexes the file and sends copies of the file to other processes for further communications

Senior EDI Analyst

(May 2014 - November 2017)

  • Work with customers and vendors to design solutions for B2B and B2C data integration
    • Transports: AS2, eMail, FTP and Disk
    • Documents: X12, UCS, XML, JSON, XLS, XLSX, User Defined and CSV
  • Design custom software or integration solutions to enhance functionality of Core Business Systems
  • Design and implement custom business logic based data checks and alerts to validate and maintain the data for Core Business Systems
  • Design and implement custom Heartbeat and Round Robin tests to ensure full availability and functionality of Core Business Systems
  • Prepare functional documentation and process documentation
  • Subject Matter Expert for X12 and EDIFACT EDI data transactions
  • Subject Matter Expert for Extol Business Integrator software
  • Subject Matter Expert for HelpSystems AutoMate software
  • Provide peer training, both on new technologies and for existing technologies for new associates
  • Applications developed include:
    • Custom API integration solution to connect to Sales Force application and convert between JSON and XML file formats
    • Application to archive and sort X12 EDI documents according to the ISA Sender and Receiver IDs and Transaction Set