James Bielefeldt

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

Interactive and information technology project management professional with ten-plus years of experience in solving organizational needs by identifying objectives and crafting strategies and tactics that create successful outcomes.
  • Creative problem solver with an inherent ability to apply practical, expert judgment to critical situations as they arise within a project.
  • Outstanding communicator with business stakeholders, end users and technical team members alike.
  • Active participator in all aspects of the project lifecycle from estimation to application deployment.
  • Conscientious team leader with a broad understanding of application development best practices.

Opportunities of Interest

St. Louis only, no frequent travel

Skills Summary

Industry Experience:
100+ projects in Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Financial, Insurance, Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Real Estate, Corporate Communications, Marketing, Advertising and Internet Start-ups
Competencies:
Web Application Planning and Development, Content Strategy, User Experience, Creative Direction, E-Commerce, SEO, Social Media
Certifications:
PMP, MCSD, MCP
Technologies:
HTML, CSS, ASP.NET (C#), JavaScript, XML/XSLT, T-SQL, PHP
Tools:
Visual Studio, MS Project, Visio, Excel, Word, Dreamweaver, Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator
Web Apps:
WordPress, Umbraco CMS, AspDotNetStorefront, Joomla, Sitefinity CMS, DotNetNuke CMS, Ektron CMS
Databases:
MS SQL Server, MS Access, MySQL
 

Experience

Daugherty Business Solutions, 10/2011 - present

Senior Consultant

Express Scripts
BA contractor on Express Scripts-Medco IT integration program for patient systems.
Monsanto
BA/PM contractor on custom application development project to automate the employee and customer on-boarding process for system access and entitlement.
PM contractor on custom application development project to convert several applications running Oracle BPM to IBM BPM.

Dovetail, 02/2007 - 10/2011

Interactive Director

Management and active involvement of all interactive projects for local advertising agency: client relationship; cost, time and resource estimation; planning; documentation; team leadership; development; reporting; quality assurance; delivery and closure.

SSM Health Care
A new web system for the St. Louis division of SSM Health Care: interface, content and platform. Included the main network site, eight medical facility sites and twelve service line sub-sites.
Centric Health Resources
HealthConnect: web-based health management system that contains a health assessment tool, a disease expert blog, a community forum, learning management system and educational resources designed for a specific disease profile.
NuYu.com
NuYu Fitness was a start-up web company with a patent-pending delivery of customizable workout videos. Users create custom workouts by browsing a library of exercise videos, and then assemble them into a workout program to download as a single video file available in multiple file formats.
Maryville University
A new website with fresh interface design, improved information architecture and content, and deployed on a Red Dot content management system.
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
A new website with new interface design, improved information architecture and content, and deployed on an Ektron content management system.

James Bielefeldt Consulting, 04/2005 - 02/2007

Independent Consultant

Assisted various companies and organizations to improve their web presense by providing guidance and management through the entire project lifecycle. Developed web interfaces, programmed applications and designed databases.

Alpha Packaging
A new website with an ordering system created to enable distributors to obtain product samples and provide product interest data to internal sales.

Rose International, 01/2006 - 09/2006

Consultant

Maritz Travel
As a PM consultant, I oversaw the standardization of procedures used to develop travel and event registration websites by documenting workflows and processes, finding inefficiencies and making recommendations.

Mozaic LTD, 01/2003 - 04/2005

Senior Project Manager

Managed a team of 6-8 designers and developers for graphic services company. Worked with agency account managers to concept solutions and create strategies to meet client business needs. Developed web interfaces, programmed applications and designed databases.

BJC Healthcare
Several websites for several members of their family of medical facilities including bjc.org (their largest web presence).

Education