Information engineer with experience documenting Enterprise and SaaS software as well as creating tools and processes to deliver content in a continuous delivery environment. Strengths include the ability streamline and automate complicated transformation and delivery processes.
DITA, Oxygen Author, Arbortext, Adobe FrameMaker, Quadralay ePublisher, Microsoft Word
Information Development Tools lead for a team of 10-30 writers.
Developed and maintained a build system to transform DITA source to PDF, HTML5, and XHTML output. Created new build system based on Jenkins to work with changing tools and processes. Integrated with multiple source control systems. Prepared content for delivery to translation centers and processed the returns.
Lead several IBM ID work groups to determine best practices for using existing source control with proprietary versioning and continuous delivery, entitlement practices, and migration to new internal tools.
Automated the migration of customized DITA 1.1 source to IBM DITA. Assisted with the migration documentation source of three other acquisitions to DITA.
Unica CorporationWaltham, MA2007-2010
Acquired by IBM
Assisted with automating migration of DITA from Siberlogic source control and publishing to DocZone source control and publishing.
Designed and maintained ePublisher stationery for FrameMaker and DITA to HTML transforms. Maintained TopLeaf stationery for DITA to PDF transforms.
Assisted with migration of content from FrameMaker source to DITA
Information Developer documenting two enterprise products and one SaaS product.
Wrote several scripts to automate various publishing tasks including basic web pages to trigger ePublisher Automap jobs to convert DITA to HTML.