HOMETOWN: Charlotte, NC
DEGREE: Bachelor of Science MAJOR: Business Administration
SPECIALIZATION: Finance & Information Systems
FAVORITE INVENTOR: Steve Jobs

Education

Gerald Wood

About Me

​​and I’m a Technology Architect and "Data Ninja"

I possess a proven track record of optimizing technologyand flawless data integration.

Data Ninja

Bank of america
Various roles
iOS Engineer · Project Management · Systems Architecture & Design · Data Integrity & Business Continuity · Technical Process Improvements · Service Oriented Architecture · Vendor Management · Resource Allocation · Innovation · Team Development & Management · Diverse Technology Integration · Process Design

My focus has always been on continuous deployment practices utilizing tight integration with end users and business partners along the way.

Compuware corporation
Sr. consultant
  • Completed multi-phase project rollouts – including entire new web interface that utilized object oriented web development practices 
  • Decreased time to market of development efforts by 30% utilizing Rapid Application Development best practices and Agile Software Development methodologies.

Professional Skills

BS, Business Administration

Finance & Management Information Systems

SIUE
My Business Administration degree with a focus in both finance and technology has driven a very fortunate career in financial services having played an integral role in the complete transformation of the industry as a whole

I've been fortunate enough to have been involved in almost every aspect of the digitization of banking in my career.

Quick Facts

I consider myself a master at data integration and data manipulation.

Having integrated some of the largest financial systems in history.

Professional Experience

Experienced Information Technology (IT) professional with a distinguished career delivering technology solutions providing increased Return on Investment (ROI). Accomplishments include - overall reductions of $100+ million in expenses annually, reduction of development lifecycle through adoption of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and other development best practices, organization wide adoption of change processes, and compliance with various auditing requirements including Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

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August 1999 - August 2001

Platform Creation

August 2001 - Present

Agile before Agile