Elizabeth Bell

Freelance Technical Writer & Editor

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Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Elizabeth Bell
# 116 - 600 Klahanie Drive, Port Moody, BC V3H 5L2
(705) 937 1648
elizabethwraybell@gmail.com

Work Experience Sept 2009 - Present BMO Financial Group Barrie, ON
Intermediate Mainframe System Support Analyst
? Assisted in the organization-wide migration from SDSF’s built-in security to RACF
? Maintain all mainframe software licensing
? Support and maintain all aspects of Sterling Connect:Direct 4.7 from installation, to maintenance to updating netmap with new node definition
? Deploy and maintain mainframe software products according to bank change management guidelines

January – April 2008 BMO Financial Group Barrie, ON
Associate System Support Analyst Coop Position
? Gained experience interacting with the mainframe via TSO/E
? Learned to understand and build basic JCL jobs to create, populate, copy and back data sets up to tape.
? Installed mainframe Workload Automation and Management software application ESP in a test environment using IBM’s SMP/E
? Worked with testing staff to prepare installation for production environment
? Liaised with software vendors to resolve installation problems

May – Sept 2007 County of Simcoe Barrie, ON
IT Programmer Assistant Coop Position
? Participated in the implementation of a Content Management System
? Installed and configured multiple instances of Stellent Content Management System, including workflow, retention periods and hot folders
? Systematically migrated a number of websites into the Stellent System
? Provided support for end users of the system
? Participated in the creation of documentation and conducting training sessions for end users

Education Georgian College
3rd Year Computer Programmer Analyst Co-op Program Barrie, ON
Date of Graduation August 14, 2009
Notables
? One of three students chosen world wide to attend IBM’s launch of z/10 mainframe in 2008
? Quoted in Wall Street Journal article ‘Young Mainframe Programmers are the Cat's Meow’
? Quoted in Financial Times Article ‘RECRUITMENT AND SKILLS: THE MAINFRAME STILL NEEDS TO BE MASTERED’
? Published article in Baseline Magazine titled: ‘Are Mainframes the Hot New Career?’
? Only non-IBM member of IBM’s Master the Mainframe contest organization team.
? LinkedIn Public Profile: http://ca.linkedin.com/pub/elizabeth-bell/14/370/959
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Technical Writing
Editing