Bio

Debbie LoJacono-Vasquez works in the Austin, TX area as a solutions architect, scrum master, technical program manager, and a senior business systems analyst. With over 20 years experience in business software industries, architecting/analyzing business applications and leading development teams/projects, Debbie has a wealth of knowledge and unique perspectives on Austin business. The top three value propositions that define her professional worth are:

1. Systems Design & Architecture – executing successful technical solutions that meet tough business demands
2. Business Object Modeling – strategic business analysis, data, workflow, rules modeling
3. Estimation & Planning – accurately project resource efforts, schedules and cost

Debbie’s solid IT consulting and business experience have also empowered her to successfully accomplish complex projects within aggressive schedules and budgets and to oversee the coding and development of numerous e-data applications. For the past 8 years, Debbie has been focused on  eCommerce, CRM, Lead/Demand Gen, end-to-end Sales and Marketing Automation. She also has a strong Data Warehousing/BI background and have worked on a wide range of other business systems including Finance/ERP, SCM, manufacturing, materials planning, advanced pricing, knowledge base & content management, health care, global finance, legal case management, human resources, e-commerce, e-government, corporate intranet, and web portals. Between 2010-2012, Debbie started a small UX, web design & graphics business in the Texas Hill Country (Luv Bird Designs) that claimed the top ten local design firms mention in outside  Austin Area  serving small mom and pop businesses with Business, Marketing and Sales needs.

Debbie’s leadership and process engineering experience includes off-shore team management, SCRUM, agile, and Iterative Prototyping processes methodologies. What makes Debbie uniquely qualified is her powerful and successful approach to customer engagement (internal and external business customers), programs management, business case development, and continued development methodology improvement. Her singular leadership style has afforded the companies with which she has worked an above average level of talented resources and notable staff retention combined with an impressive IT project success rate. Above all, Debbie is passionate about technology and its application to solve business problems.

EXPERTISE OVERVIEW

Expert in analysis, design, development, and management of software solutions to meet business demands. Consistently delivers high stake projects on time and within budget. Combines excellent analytical and strategic design qualifications with strong leadership and problem solving expertise. Managed project budgets up to 1.5 million dollars and teams of up to 16 FTE developer, DBA, analysts, and architects and consultants (80/20 US to off shore contracting staff).

SKILLS SHORT LIST

Aprimo, Eloqua, Salesforce.com, E.piphany, MS Dynamics, CRM, ASP.NET Visual Studio Tools, J2EE (JBOS, iPlanet, WebSphere, WebLogic),PHP, Enterprise Architect, IBM Rational, Clear Case, HP-Quality Center, MS Visio Oracle, SAP, PeopleSoft, Cognos, Business Objects, FileNet and Rational, SharePoint Designer, MySQL, SQL Server & Oracle DB & Informatica, Teradata (more…)