Manecke, Topotag LLC
Contract positions supporting
Enterprise Architecture, SOA Integration, IT technical strategy
and IT governance with government or commercial clients.
Significant executive-level experience
with Enterprise Architecture and IT Investment Management for US
Government customers. Currently developing architecture for Health Care
IT at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Considerable work with
Department of Defense (DOD) enterprise architecture, SOA transformation
and investment management. Demonstrated success in chief architect roles
and leading architecture teams on enterprise-level architecture for
multiple DoD Mission Areas. Experienced software development manager
and project manager.
12/2009 - Present, Topotag LLC, Arlington, VA
Lead Business Architect on contract supporting Veterans Health
Administration (VHA) Business Architecture. Build Enterprise Architecture
repository of health care business processes.
Lead BPMN Modeler for Medication Management and Medication Reconciliation
processes. Manage stakeholder engagement and customer expectations.
Analyze patient encounter, medication reconciliation, and pharmacy processes
and model using BPMN. Develop visualization of applications and business
processes using iRise. Advise on archtiecture and modeling tools and tools
Owner and Manager of Topotag LLC. Manage daily operations, business
development, services delivery and customer satisfaction. Deliver consulting
engagements with customers at the Veterans Administration (VA). Provide proposal
writing services (RFP responses) for customers seeking business with US Air Force,
DoD, Veternas Administration.
Service Area Manager/Enterprise Architect
10/2002 - 12/2009 IBM, Fairfax, VA
Enterprise Architect for US Army Human Resources Command. Define
SOA integration strategy to drive system migration for Army HR
systems. Create IT strategic governance processes for system
modernization and consolidation. Develop strategic technical
direction and system migration plans. Lead Technical Solutions
Process Action Team (PAT) for client’s CMMI effort.
Enterprise Architect and Project Manager for DOD Business
Transformation Agency and DoD CIO. Managed teams to develop
multiple releases of DOD Business Enterprise Architecture (BEA)
using DODAF. Developed and implemented plans for stakeholder
engagement. Chief Architect for development of Enterprise
Information Environment Mission Area (EIEMA) Architecture for
DOD CIO. Defined architecture evolution and segment
Department Manager at IBM leading team of 15-20 consultants
engaged on multiple projects. Responsible for project staffing,
career development, pay, promotion and HR actions. Responsible
for business metrics for department.
Additional Clients: US Census Bureau, US Air Force, IRS
10/1998 - 10/2002
PricewaterhouseCoopers, Fairfax, VA
Software Development Manager leading four concurrent development
teams on commercial software releases. Developed software
adapters for EAI vendor to sell as part of their product
portfolio. Managed offshore development effort using team of
landed and offshore resources.
Team lead for eCommerce and new initiative development team.
International project developing internet channel for European
Telecommunications Company. Managed split development between US
and European teams. Advised on strategic partnerships between
customer and other companies in telecommunications and internet
markets in Europe.
Additional Customers: US Air Force, US Postal Service
Senior Information Systems Engineer
4/1997 - 10/1998 Mitre
Corporation, McLean, VA
5/1992 - 4/1997 United States Air
Force, Multiple Locations in US and Europe,
9/1991 - 5/1992 General Electric
Company, Schenectady, NY
May 1991 Rensselaer Polytechnic
Institute, Troy, NY
December 1998 University of
Maryland University College, College Park, MD
BPMN Modeling, iRise Visualization,
International Classification of Diseases 10th Edition (ICD 10) Migration,
Medication Management and Medication Reconciliation Business Process,
DOD Business Transformation, Mission Area Architecture, Segment Architecture,
Enterprise Architecture, DODAF, IBM System Architect, Visio BPMN,
Project Management, SOA Governance, SOA Integration Architecture,
Web2.0 Collaboration, Open Source Software, Active DOD SECRET Clearance