Executive Resume

Cameron L Wolff

1377 Kenley Place, Sunbury, OH 43074
Cell: (614) 204-4883

Email: camwolff@camwolff.com

 

& Executive Summary

I specialize in transforming IT application development and support organizations to dramatically improve throughput, quality and integrity of the solutions built and deployed through lean and agile methods.  I am an expert in stabilizing and correcting problem areas and systems, and establishing partnerships with executive business leaders to help define the right products to build and then build them well. Additionally, I excel at coaching the enterprise to leverage IT and technology strategically to deliver competitive business value.

3 Executive Skills

 

 

Leadership

Industries

 

 

·       Transformed troubled development and support organizations to stabilize production while dramatically improving delivery.

 

·       I was an initiating and key leader in establishing and building a major Application Development Center to drive organizational transformation from Waterfall to Agile at scale using Lean and Agile; Cut delivery time and cost in half while delivering with zero defects. Achieved CMMI Level 3 with zero weaknesses.

·       Healthcare; Pharmacy management; Supply Chain; Call Center; Customer Support; Specialty Pharmacy

·       Insurance industry application development for financial (Nationwide Financial, Office of Investments), Auto, Personal and Commercial (Nationwide PCIO), Application Development Center (Nationwide NSC)

 

 

·       Highest people leadership and business partner engagement scores in organization (Nationwide & Cardinal Health)

·       Telephony real-time, fault-tolerant switching systems application and database development and back office provisioning system to order, provision and billing services

 

 

·       Servant leader, successful business partner and transformation leader across several industries

·       Heath care innovation application development with focus on patients, providers in acute and community clinics, pharmacies and payers.

 

3 Professional Experience

Cardinal Health, Columbus, OH

2014 – Present


   Director of Engineering

·       Agile and lean transformation leader at Cardinal Health’s Fuse innovation center

·       Establish practices for agility in workflow practices, engineering practices and business practices across Fuse and with business partners

·       Drove improvements in creating “one team” culture by transforming the reward systems used for teams; Created performance management team feedback survey used twice yearly by Fuse organization to assess team member’s performance

·       Coached teams to turn-around the delivery of critical projects that were years late (MOM – Medication Order Management, Vital Path – Oncology inventory management, ordering, and dispensing system)

·       Stabilized late and problematic applications of poor quality by coaching the teams to build in quality, leverage deployment checklist and responsively troubleshoot production issues

·       Repaired and built strong relationship with business partners by understanding business needs and delivering value

·       Established hiring practice which leveraged interviews, code katas and auditions, resulting in the hiring of high performing talent

·       Responsible for the delivery of 5 products in the acute and specialty community clinic space, included hiring, coaching, budgeting, strategy and building partnership with business leaders and users

·       Established Fuse visual management (WIP and Pre-WIP boards) and established Gemba Walks to engage the business and coach continuous improvement across the organization

·       Selected as a team member and chartered by the CIO to define Agile career path across Cardinal Health

Virtual Hold Technology, Akron, OH

2011 - 2014


   VP Product Development

·       Transformed product company stymied by technical debt and poor productivity and quality to a product delivery organization with multiple major annual releases and a significant reduction (over 80%) in production defects

·       Transformed totally manual testing to automated daily regression testing across multiple vendor environments

·       Aligned executives to a product roadmap with prioritized products and features

·       Direct responsibility for product management, product development, infrastructure, validation and documentation.

·       Report to CEO and partner with enterprise executives

·       Serve over 400 customers from the Fortune 500 and 1000 list

·       Able to transform a company with hiring and focus issues to a talented and engaged workforce

·       Established enterprise visual management system to drive priorities across the enterprise

 

Nationwide Insurance, Columbus, OH

2006 – 2011


   Director of IT Applications, Application Development Leader

·       Leader in transforming 300-person organization from waterfall to agile and lean at scale

·       Resulted in reduction in development schedule and cost to less than half industry average

·       Engineered quality improvements, 26 of last 30 releases had zero defects

·       Faced off with Business Executives across multiple lines of business

·       Direct Responsibility for 15 million dollars in new development annually with 100-person organization

·       Built and Deployed enterprise (nationally) wide high performance application critical to business function

·       Highest Gallop engagement people leadership engagement score among peers

·       Achieved highest business partner satisfaction and engagement in organization

·       Leveraged CMMI Level 3 to scale Agile/ Lean organization

Devry University, Devry On-Line,

Franklin University On-Line Columbus OH

2002 - Present


   Adjunct professor for class room and online courses

·       Designed, built and taught classes in Java, C# .NET, ASP.NET, VB.NET

·       Ranked performance in top 10 percent

Qwest Communications, Dublin, OH

1996 – 2001


   Senior Director Enterprise Architecture, Product Engineering                                  

  • Responsible for Enterprise Architecture Direction for 200-person development organization
  • Transformed architecture organization from an ivory tower to hands on technology leaders
  • Focused team of 20 enterprise architects to provide infrastructure definition for web services, message bus, workflow and other IT wide infrastructure technologies and led the team of architecture to influence and enable the software development teams to leverage the defined architectures
  • Responsible for program and product management and requirements for 200 million in software development projects and programs
  • Managed 20 direct reports in Dublin, OH and Denver CO

 

AT&T Bell Laboratories Columbus, OH

1984 - 1996


   Member of Technical Staff

   Service Creation for Advanced Intelligent Network (AIN) Services, 2NCP                    

  • Conceived, designed and built (invented) the Service Creation Environment (SCE) technology, launching the SCE business for the International Market (SCE2000), Wireless (WSCE), AT&T International and the AT&T Domestic Markets. SCE technology was a breakthrough technology that enabled AT&T customers to graphically “paint” their telephony services and deploy into the network within minutes
  • Responsible for designing next generation 800 service accounting for 4 billion dollars in revenue
  • Conceived and designed the programmable interface for the Number 2 Network Control Point (2NCP) responsible for 4 billion annually for AT&T 800 service
  • Awarded AT&T Bell Laboratories Engineer of the Year for Service Creation Product Development

& Education

   M.S. Computer Science Central Michigan University (3.56/ 4.0 GPA)
   B.S. Education & Speech Pathology Central Michigan University

1 Certifications

Sun Certified Programmer for Java 2 Platform 1.4

Microsoft Certified Application Developer – MCAD for .NET

Certified Scrum Master

Certified Scrum Professional

Certified Scrum Developer


3 Industry Networking

·       Presenter of Executive Visual Management, Agile 2013, Nashville TN

·       Panelist Pathway to Agility 2013, Columbus OH

·       Panelist Cleveland CIO Conference 2010, “Agile in the Enterprise”

·       Panelist Columbus CIO Conference 2011, “Agile at Scale”

·       Panelist Columbus Agile User Group 2012, “Agile and Lean”

·       Provided tours of Nationwide Application Development Center to Executives from the USA and Japan

3 Professional References

 

Available Upon Request