The position of Business Systems Analyst has always been Dr. Sullivan’s first love in her long career in the IT industry. She began working as a Business Systems Analyst in 1993 and was immediately drawn to the challenge presented by this position. As a Business Systems Analyst, Dr. Sullivan conducts research to determine a company’s technological needs then makes recommendations for moving forward based on the results of her research. The challenge is finding that perfect balance of using the technology that is already in place in a company more efficiently while determining what updates are needed to ensure a smooth continuation of the operation. Many times, Dr. Sullivan has found it unnecessary to purchase new systems and software, the solution simply being, better training [...]
Dr. Sullivan began working as a Computer Systems Analyst in 1990. During the last 17 years, her ability to research a company’s needs and to make the appropriate recommendations for moving forward has reached a high level of expertise. Dr. Sullivan’s meticulous method of examining the current system to find areas of inefficiency coincides with her ability to develop the right strategy for system upgrades. Her extensive knowledge and practical experience in the IT field place Dr. Sullivan in a position to make recommendations with complete confidence. After completing her research, Dr. Sullivan presents her findings along with her recommendations for system upgrades, software development and other ideas for improvement to the organizational infrastructure and processes.
In her position of Database Administrator and Database Analyst, Dr. Sullivan uses her knowledge and substantial experience in IT to protect the integrity of each company’s data. Part of her responsibilities includes making the needed data available to the client and the employees. An understanding of the job duties of individual employees and departments plays a major role in Dr. Sullivan’s appropriation of access to the company’s database and the levels of security that need to be allocated to empower users in various job positions. An aspect of her position as Database Analyst is the organization of the data in the database. Dr. Sullivan takes great pride in providing a company with an organized system that ensures the best and most efficient performance possible. As [...]
Dr. Sullivan’s natural inclination toward both the technical and the mechanical workings of computer systems are assets that have served her well since 2008 in her position as Software Architect. Her technical nature partnered with years of study and hands-on experience has allowed her to accumulate a broad and extensive knowledge of the life cycle of software development and its rapidly advancing technologies. The mechanical side of Dr. Sullivan’s nature along with her past work experience gives her an advantage in understanding and comprehending various coding methods and computer languages. The meticulous attention needed for data modeling and database designing is a perfect match for Dr. Sullivan’s talents and skills. The position of Software Architect is a job requiring the ability to tailor software and [...]
In her position of IT Auditor, Dr. Sullivan creates a solid information technology infrastructure while collaborating with clients to devise and implement policies and procedures to ensure network security. Due to the rapidly changing world of IT, keeping her technological skills current is a prime concern for Dr. Sullivan. Her unquenchable thirst for knowledge is only matched by the seemingly endless volumes of new technology on the web. Dr. Sullivan takes her responsibilities for the internal controls and risks of a company’s technology network very seriously, giving each job the same undivided attention she would as if the system were her own. To ensure the most secure system possible, Dr. Sullivan works to identify the weaknesses in a network system then follows up with a [...]