Michelle R. Maertz
Seasoned IT Professional with extensive experience in various roles in the technology space, focusing primarily on Enterprise Content Management, electronic messaging, integration of ancillary products for records management and regulatory compliance purposes and large-scale migrations between messaging platforms.
- PMP - In Progress
- v5 Lotus Notes/Domino Administration and Development
Independent Solutions Consultant - Fortune 100/500/1000 client base.
||09-09 - Present
- Client: AliTek Consulting, Spring, TX
Projects: Various Open Text Content Server projects to include facilitating stakeholder meetings, developing Statements of Work and Project Plans, Project Management as well as installation, configuration and deployment of Open Text solutions.
- Client: UTC Aerospace, Windsor, CT
Project: Open Text Content Server migration from 9.7x to 10.x and migration of the RDBMS system from Solaris to Oracle server. This contract was in support of the UTC/Goodrich merger, fostering open communication between teams and leveraging expertise from both organizations.
- Client: Northeast Utilities, Berlin, CT
Project: Email Migration from Exchange to Lotus Notes project in support of NStar acquisition.
- Client: Open Text, Inc., Lincolnshire, IL
Projects: Email Management installation, configuration and documentation engagements for several Open Text customers using Lotus Notes.
- Client: Towers Watson, Philadelphia, PA
Project: Global Lotus Notes 6.x and 7.x to Exchange migration in support of the Towers Perrin/Watson Wyatt merger. Post migration support for 23K users globally.
- Client: Bank of New York/Mellon, Pittsburgh, PA
Project: Exchange to Lotus Notes 8.x migration and Notes 6.x and 7.x upgrade in support of the BNY/Mellon merger.
- Client: GE Global Research, Niskayuna, NY
Project: Livelink Administration and security assessment. Documentation of best practices and security model.
- Client: Applied Materials, Santa Clara, CA
Project: Lotus Notes 6.x and 7.x to 8.5.1 Client and Server upgrade for 22K users. Documentation and classroom training material preparation. Responsible for communications to all staff and board members.
- Client: New York Power Authority, White Plains, NY
Project: Livelink performance and security assessment, documentation, patches/upgrades and recommendations.
Sr. Technical Consultant
||09-11 - 03-12
- Client: Devon Energy, Oklahoma City, OK
Projects: Open Text Livelink Integration with SAP, Exchange, and legacy data repositories.
Environment/Tools: Livelink Enterprise Content Management Server Solutions for Sharepoint, SAP, Email Management for Exchange. SQL and Oracle DBA functions as required. Business Analyst/Project Management functions to include leading stakeholder meetings, requirements gathering, writing project plans and resource allocation.
Sr. Technical Consultant - Global Services
|Open Text, Inc., Lincolnshire, IL
||09-06 - 09-09
- Clients: Various
Projects: Worked with various Open Text Clients to gather requirements, design, implement and deploy Open Text Enterprise Content Management Solutions.
Environment/Tools: Livelink Enterprise Content Management Server Solutions for Sharepoint, File System Archiving, Email Management and Email Monitoring (both Lotus Notes and Microsoft Exchange). SQL and Oracle DBA functions as required. Lotus Notes/Domino Development/Programming for needs not addressed by core product. Delivered classroom training. Disaster recovery planning and testing in unique customer environments.
Sr. Lotus Notes Engineer
|Tek Systems, Philadelphia, PA
||12-05 - 06-06
- Client: Unisys
Project: Contracted to Unisys’ Client to support 108 Domino servers globally, to include e-messaging and applications. Make recommendations with regard to performance enhancement, best practices, and implementation of new technologies.
Sr. Lotus Notes Engineer
|Highpoint Solutions, King of Prussia, PA
||07-05 - 12-05
- Client: MediMedia
Project: Security assessment and discovery of current state in preparation for a migration from Lotus/Domino 5.x to Exchange 2K3. Preparation of RFP for the migration. Lotus Notes server and end user Administration and Support.
- Client: Talecris Biotherapeutics
Project: Project planning and development of best practices for Lotus Notes to Exchange messaging migration for 2000 users and separation from former parent company’s Lotus Notes environment, as well as suite of collaboration tools. Migration from Sametime to Live Communication Server, and from Team Room/QuickPlace to SharePoint Portal Server. Highly visible consulting role to develop and implement infrastructure engineering for integration, best practices, key decisions, issue resolution, user and technical training, and ongoing support efforts. Developing written best practices for migration and training.
Sr. Lotus Notes Consultant
|Consulting Professional Resources, Pittsburgh, PA
||11-04 - 05-05
- Client: Medex, Inc.
Project: Global Administration 6K user Lotus Notes/Domino 6.5, Sametime, Domino Web Access, Unified Messaging and mNotes for PDA users. Project planning and development of best practices for Lotus Notes to Exchange migration and integration with acquiring company’s Exchange environment. Highly visible consulting role to develop and implement infrastructure engineering for integration, best practices, key decisions, issue resolution, user and technical training and ongoing support efforts. Developed written best practices for migration and training.
Sr. Lotus Notes Migration Specialist
|TEK Systems, Pittsford, NY
||07-04 - 10-04
- Client: Moog, Inc.
Project: Global 6K user Exchange 5.5 and 2000 migration to Lotus Notes/Domino 6.5, deployment of Sametime, QuickPlace/TeamPlace, Domino Web Access, CommonStore/Content Manager, Percussion Administration Tools, CMT, ADT, online training and mNotes for PDA users. Lotus Notes Development and Administration in support of the migration and training efforts. Highly visible consulting role to assist with the development and implementation of infrastructure engineering, best practices, key decisions, issue resolution, user and technical training, and ongoing support efforts.
Sr. Lotus Notes Developer
|Quick Solutions, Inc., Columbus, OH
||10-02 - 03-04
- Client: Columbus Public Schools
Project: Lotus Notes Development and Administration for the largest public school district in Central Ohio. Worked with end users as well as part of a technical programming team to enhance existing applications, develop new applications and make them available on the intranet. Developed and deployed effective technical documentation. As project manager, met with users and point persons to determine needs analysis and scope, set timelines for deliverables, and facilitate communication.
Project Manager/Sr. Applications Developer
|ABB, Inc., Cleveland and Columbus, OH
||12-99 - 11-01
- Responsibilities: All Lotus Notes Development and support for the US in support of a global Quality Assurance initiative. Projects included sales pursuit tracking, change management tracking, customer complaint and resolution tracking, supply chain optimization, and electronic policies and procedures document storage. As Project Manager, responsible to oversee diverse projects, maintain budgets, direct vendors, and drive concepts through to results.
Information Technology Consultant
|CompuCom Systems, Inc., Cincinnati, OH
||12-98 - 12-99
- Client: State of South Carolina Department of Social Services
Project: Project Manager and Technical Team Lead of 40 engineers for a 3.7K user cc:Mail to Notes 4.6 migration, Notes and Domino Development.
- Client: Hilton Hotels, US
Project: Technical Team Lead for a 10K user cc:Mail to Notes 5 migration, Notes & Domino Development, technical and end user training.
- Client: Procter and Gamble
Project: Windows NT and Citrix WinFrame & MetaFrame Engineering and enterprise platform development in a global environment encompassing 85K users. Technical and end user training.
|American Computer Solutions, Cincinnati, OH
||02-97 - 04-98
- Client: Procter and Gamble
Project: 3rd level e-massaging and intranet support.
- Client: American Computer Solutions
Project: Internal cc:Mail to Lotus Notes 4.5 migration, classroom training.