José Anés Resume



José Anés

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Profile

Eleven (11) years of experience in computer software pre-sales, integration and development.  Solid knowledge of networks, systems, and applications availability, performance and fault management. A unique combination of experience that can be used to accurately determine customer needs, design implementation architectures, and assist in the definition of product direction and requirements.

Startup mentality and proven ability to perform all functions in a new company environment.

Skill Summary

  • Pre-Sales – Technical presentations, Software Demonstrations (Proof of Concept), Proposal Preparation and Presentation.
  • Technical Consulting – Architecture design (Usability, Performance and Scalability Conscious), Networks, Systems and Applications Management and Optimization.  Custom development using open and proprietary APIs.  Software Installations and Migrations.  Customized training on new products and methodologies.
  • Technical Support – Troubleshooting and problem isolation, on-site debugging, liaison between field and development departments.
  • System Administration – OS Installation and Configuration for Solaris, Linux, HP-UX, and Windows NT.
  • Software Development – C/C++, Perl, PHP and Bourne Shell.  Clearcase, CVS, S.   Integration work using SOAP/XML, CORBA, and proprietary APIs.


Experience

Principal Consultant & Owner
2007 - Present
Anés & Rincón LLC
Marlborough, MA
OSS / BSS Integration Consulting Firm
Owner of a small consulting firm of two consultants and a contractor. Consulting firm focused on OSS / BSS integration and IT Performance and Availability Management. OSS / BSS areas include configuration, provisioning, and service assurance. Types of services include design and consultancy, development, integration and implementation.
Responsibilities: Lead technical design and development efforts. Pre and Post Sales support. Sales efforts.
Major accomplishments: Closed and delivering on contracts worth over $300,000 in services on
the first year of operations.


Principal Consultant (Pre-Sales)
2000 – 2006
Computer Associates, Framingham, MA
Formerly: Concord Communications
Framingham, MA
Telecommunications and Managed Services Provider Vertical
Provide strategic technical pre-sales leadership and support for the Unicenter product suite, primarily in the areas of Application, Systems, and Network Availability, Performance and Fault management.
Responsibilities: Provide worldwide pre-sales support in the Telecommunications industry on situations that require very strong technical knowledge. Present and demonstrate the company’s product capabilities to audiences at different technical levels. Determine customer needs, and based on current product offerings and value-added consulting services, design solutions that could be used to meet these needs. Integrate, adapt, and customize the solutions using product Application Programming Interfaces and custom programming/scripting. Provide customers with proof of concept for the proposed solution. Serve as a liaison between customers and different groups inside the company (Post-Sales Support, Product Management, Engineering, and Professional Services).
Major accomplishments: Lead the pre-sales and initial implementation effort of two of the three largest deals the company has ever achieved (Concord Communications). Both are very demanding, large telecommunications companies and both deals where multi million dollars worth (the Company yearly revenue was about 100M$).


Software Engineer
1997 - 2000
Concord Communications
Marlborough, MA
Development, maintenance, and testing of network, systems, and applications management software used by enterprise, telecommunications, and service provider customers.
Responsibilities: Object oriented design and development in C++ for Solaris, HP-UX, and Windows platforms. Developed product enhancements and fixed software issues. Developed supporting tools and utilities in Tcl, Bourne Shell, Perl, and Java. Implemented data collection algorithms for SNMP and proprietary API sources. Implemented algorithms to analyze collected data and produce reports and alerts. Developed in-depth knowledge of how to collect data to produce meaningful statistics and reports about the availability, response, and performance of the IT processes and infrastructure on which the business services depend.
Major accomplishment: Reduced the amount of time required to support the integration of Concord’s product to new versions of Element Management Systems from 180 days to 90 days by improving code design, and externalizing variable and configuration definitions (integrations with Cisco Wan Manager, Alcatel 5620, and Lucent Navis Core / Navis Xtend).


Member of Technical Staff
1996 – 1997
Raytheon
Marlborough, MA
Development and maintenance of an international air traffic control software in C and C++ that is being used in the USA, and internationally.
Responsibilities: Worked on all aspects of a very strict software development process including design, development, and configuration management, requirement definition, high and low level design, code and design reviews, and quality assurance. Served as Technical Lead for the flight data display subsystem.
Major accomplishment: Lead and mentored a group of 5 engineers to complete the product delivery and customer acceptance. Before joining, customer had delayed acceptance sign-off and beginning of warranty period due to a backlog of pending quality issues. Issues were fixed in record time achieving sign off.


System Administrator - UNIX Laboratory
1995 – 1996
University of Puerto Rico
Mayagüez, PR
Responsible for the implementation, improvement, troubleshooting, and general support of a UNIX (Linux and HP-UX) college laboratory.
Responsibilities: System administration of the first college Linux network. Internet connectivity, security, and web site management. Performed hardware and software installation, configuration, integration, and security. Worked on performance and user management. Automated lab management with Bourne Shell and Perl scripts.
Major accomplishments: Overnight OS and software migrations to provide for minimum downtime and allowed time-constrained students complete their class projects on time.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
1996
University of Puerto Rico
Mayagüez Campus
ABET Accredited Engineering Program
Middle States Association Accredited College