Basic

Ken Vevea

Employee, Director, DXC Technology / Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Vienna, Austria

Skills

Having more than 25+ years experience in technology
with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Math
a Master of Arts in Management
a Master of Science in Telecommunications
and many technical and project management certifications
including ITIL
and Project Management. Additional skills: • Lead international teams in several countries
gained experience in negotiations and at times I honed my diplomatic skills. • Exceptional analytical and problem solving abilities. • Program management and budget skills. • Expertise includes creating business and functional requirements
architecture
planning and technical strategy
policies
procedures
SLAs and SOWs and related documentation. • Presentations to technical and non-technical staff at all levels. Leadership skills
team building
and strong technical skills. Experience with planning and coordinating resources with other different departments
divisions. • In-depth knowledge in a wide range of technologies such as
Enterprise Architecture
SOA
application development
SDLC and support
telecommunications
data center operations and management.
Management
Technical Director
Leadership
Program Management
Strategy
English Language
Business English
Strategic planning
Budget
Finance

Timeline

Professional experience for Ken Vevea

  • Current 10 years and 7 months, since Dec 2010

    Director

    DXC Technology / Hewlett Packard Enterprise

    Manage multiple very large international IT software projects, programs, EVM, budget and resources. New product strategy and software development, create program goals, deliverables, and technology roadmaps. Vendor and contract negotiation, SLA OLA and portfolio management. Develop objectives for highly complex IT / Technology solutions and define strategic direction and the risks and impact of the recommendation/solution.

  • Head of Project Management

    Duabi Aerosapce

    Responsible for all projects world wide, manage staff, resources, multimillion dollar budget, hardware, software. Lead Aviation software development, training, support and professional services. Partner with Lockheed Martin TSS transportation security services division. Create and manage deliverables, KPI's, roadmaps, presentations, reports, create SOW’s SLA’s, RFP’s, policy and procedures, etc.

Educational background for Ken Vevea

  • 2 years and 1 month, Dec 1993 - Dec 1995

    Telecommunications engineering

    St Marys University of Minnesota

    M.S. Master of Science, Telecommunications, St. Mary’s University, Minneapolis, MN, USA Masters thesis comparing APPN & TCP/IP. 65 semester hours, GPA 3.5 / 4.0.

  • 1 year and 6 months, Jul 1990 - Dec 1991

    MBA Management

    St Marys University of Minnesota

    M.A. Master of Arts, Management, St. Mary’s University, Minneapolis, MN, USA Wrote Masters thesis on employee empowerment. 65 semester hours, GPA 3.9 / 4.0.

  • 5 years and 1 month, Jun 1985 - Jun 1990

    Computer Science / Math

    University of Minnesota

    B.S. Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, University of Minnesota, Mankato, MN Concentration in scientific programming, minor in Mathematics. 200 Quarter hours, GPA 3.5 /4.0

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • German

    Intermediate

Wants

I am now looking for a permanent
long term senior or management level position in technology
product / program management or related areas.
Management
Technical Director
Board of Directors
Leadership
Strategic planning

Interests

skiing
dancing
travel
meeting new people
etc.

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