Executive Resume

  Cameron L Wolff

648 Curve Road, Delaware, OH 43015
Home: (740) 363-7012 Mobile: (614) 204-4883

URL: www.camwolff.com
Email: camwolff@camwolff.com

& Objective

Transform IT application development organizations to employ agile and lean at scale. Establish partnership with executive business leaders to define the right products and then build them well. Coach the enterprise to leverage IT strategically to deliver competitive business value.


3 Executive Skills

 

Leadership

Industries

 

 

Transformed 70 million dollar Application Development Center from Waterfall to Agile at Scale using lean, cut delivery time and cost in half while delivering with zero defects. Achieved CMMI Level 3

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

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


3 Professional Experience

Virtual Hold Technology, Akron, OH

                      2011 – Present


    VP Product Development

  • Transformed product company stymied by technical debt and poor productivity and quality to a product delivery organization with 3 major annual releases and an significant reduction (over 80%) in production defects
  • Operated in lean startup mode to quickly cycle through customer requirements, implementation and deployment, incorporating customer feedback to drive continuous improvement and to reduce cycle time
  • Aligned organization with customer and market needs; removed the barrier between software developers, sales, customer support and customers
  • Transformed a product suffering from daily crashes to a product that was highly reliable and available
  • Used automated and visual metrics to drive proper focus and results
  • Hands on leader aware of staff’s coaching needs enabling skill uplift and empowered the teams to become self-directed
  • Worked closely with teams to identify the product’s technical challenges and solutions
  • Transformed manual validation 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.
  • Reported to CEO and partnered with enterprise executives
  • Served over 400 customers from the Fortune 500 and 1000 list
  • Able to transform a company with hiring challenges to a company with 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

  • Transformed organization from low to high performing using lean and agile principles and practices
  • 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 Online,
  Franklin University On Line Columbus OH

2002 - Present


    Adjunct Professor

  • 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 billions 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 ScrumMaster

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