KENNETH J. NIESEN
8345 N. 6TH STREET
PHOENIX, ARIZONA 85020
BANK OF AMERICA, Phoenix, Arizona 2006-2007
Contract-Data Analyst (2006-2007)
Develop SAS programs to run analytical data requirements, for Member Services Department, while programming directories and Ad-hoc reports. Managed and supported member server applications based on front end data systems and MS SQL server, along with UNIX and programming in SAS applications. Designed, developed, authored the Working Instructions, and Policy and Procedure documentation for Bank of America SAS programs. Design, monitor and enhance Access Database for new, acquired data.
CAREMARK, Scottsdale, Arizona 1999-2006
IT Systems/Network Analyst (2001 – 2006)
Developed long term information/forecasting plans (Pharmaceutical Demographics/Credential Information Survey Project) and projects, while balancing annual budgets and resource forecasting to determine staffing requirements. Managed relationships with vendors and internal and external IT auditors. Develop SAS programs to run analytical data requirements, for Member/Client Services Department, directories and Ad-hoc reports. Managed systems support staff, including application developers, contractors, desktop/server/network integrators and Xerox Copy Center. Managed and supported client server applications based on front end Rx data systems and MS SQL server. Designed, developed and authored documentation for Caremark SAR Manual (System and Analysis Requirements) and Caremark SOP Manual (System Operating Procedures).
Systems Programmer/Analyst (1999 – 2001)
Developed, supported and maintained three separate mainframe applications in SAS format. Supervised/trained programming staff to complete systems processes and address constantly evolving programming needs. Developed interface programming between mainframe applications and networked servers for data transfer for long term data reporting applications running on Penguin Platform. Designed, monitored and enhanced Access Databases for all newly acquired information systems. (Clinical Systems Product) Scheduled and chaired ITD Clinical meeting agendas.
ABBOTT LABORATORIES, North Chicago, Illinois (1991-1999)
Computer Operator (1996- 1999)
Designed, developed, coordinated, installed and monitored MS Access 7.0 Database for Fermentation Research and Development Department information and research results. Managed companyâ€™s employment and experimentation databases and records.
Hazardous Waste Treatment Coordinator (1991 – 1996)
Responsible for maintaining companyâ€™s RCRA certification and monitoring issues related to compliance with FDA and OSHA safety requirements and Federal regulations.
EDUCATION / CERTIFICATION:
KELLER UNIVERSITY – Phoenix, AZ (MBA – 2008)
DEVRY UNIVERSITY – Phoenix, AZ (BSTM – 2005)
GATEWAY TECHNICAL COLLEGE – Kenosha, WI (CIS – 2000)
SAS Diploma/Advanced Programming – SAS Institute – (2006)