James Bielefeldt, PMP

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Consultant, Senior Project Manager, Business Analyst, Web Producer, Interactive Director, Digital Manager

Interactive and information technology professional with ten-plus years of experience in project management and business analysis.
  • Creative problem solver with an inherent ability to apply practical judgment to critical situations.
  • Outstanding communicator with business stakeholders, end users and team members alike.
  • Active participant in all aspects of the project lifecycle.
  • Conscientious team leader.

Skills Summary

Industry Experience:
100+ interactive and IT projects in healthcare, pharmaceutical, financial, insurance, consumer products, manufacturing, real estate, corporate communications, marketing, advertising and Internet start-ups
Project planning, estimating, budget and schedule management, team leadership, requirements and gap analysis, business process and data modeling, functional specifications, user stories, use cases, wireframes, user experience, creative direction, e-commerce, quality assurance, Agile and waterfall methodologies
MS Project, Visio, Excel, Word, Rally, Visual Studio, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash
Technical Background:
HTML, CSS, ASP.NET (C#), JavaScript, XML/XSLT, SQL, PHP, MS SQL Server, MS Access, MySQL, SOA, OOP, WordPress, Umbraco CMS, AspDotNetStorefront, Joomla, Sitefinity CMS, DotNetNuke CMS, Ektron CMS


iBridge Solutions, 08/2014 - Present

Consultant, Business Analyst

BA responsible for writing user stories and related systems documentation for an Agile development team supporting incentive solutions applications for internal and external users at Blackhawk Engagement Solutions (Intelispend).

Daugherty Business Solutions, 10/2011 - 06/2014

Senior Consultant, Business Analyst III, Team Leader

Senior business analyst consultant responsible for writing project requirements documentation and communicating requirements to all stakeholders including business owners, and onshore/offshore dev and QA teams.

Dovetail, 02/2007 - 10/2011

Interactive Director

Management and active involvement in all interactive projects for local advertising agency: client relationship stewardship; proposal writing; estimating; cost, time and schedule management; project planning; requirement documentation; team leadership; development oversight; status reporting; quality assurance; delivery and closure.

James Bielefeldt Consulting, 04/2005 - 02/2007

Independent Consultant

Assisted various medium and small companies to improve their web presence by providing guidance and management through the entire project lifecycle. Developed UIs, applications and databases. Client work: Alpha Packaging, Cape Radiology, VetScribe, SBTV.com, Joe Grooming.

Rose International, 01/2006 - 09/2006

Consultant, Project Manager

As a PM consultant engaged at Maritz Travel, I analyzed processes used to develop travel and event registration websites by documenting workflows, finding inefficiencies and making recommendations to improve consistency in task execution and accuracy in reporting estimates to completion.

Mozaic LTD, 01/2003 - 04/2005

Senior Project Manager

Managed a team of 6-8 members for graphic services company. Worked with agency account managers to concept solutions and create strategies to meet client business needs. Developed UIs, applications and databases. Client work: BJC HealthCare, LuxCo, Sprint, Margaritaville.

KPC Communications, 01/2001 - 01/2003

Senior Project Manager

Managed a team of 10-12 members. Worked with agency account managers to concept solutions and create strategies to meet client business needs. Developed UIs, applications and databases. Client work: Anheuser-Busch, Domino Sugar, Francesco Rinaldi Pasta Sauce.


Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois
B.A. Cinema and Photography