Robert P. Churchill CBAP, PMP, CSM, CSPO, CSD, CLSSBB Process Analysis for Business and Industry I can help you... Analyze and Document Your Process
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Robert P. Churchill CBAP, PMP bob@rpchurchill.com
412-523-0188, Silver Spring, MD linkedin.com/in/robertpchurchill

Summary

Experienced process analyst who has completed analysis, architecture, development, simulation, modeling, control system, and business process reengineering projects at over 80 facilities worldwide. Applies deep analytical skills to understand and document complex processes. Applies communication and facilitation skills to work with customers and technical teams. Builds conceptual process and data models and helps identify, negotiate, and define project requirements. Applies software engineering skills to develop, manage, and deliver robust and efficient solutions in multiple industries.


Core Competencies

Systems Analysis Project Management Requirements Management
Domain Knowledge Acquisition Process Discovery Subject Matter Expert Interviews
Business Process Reengineering Data Collection Data Analysis
Continuous Simulation Discrete-Event Simulation Thermodynamics
SDLC / Scrum / Agile Process Improvement Operations Research
Documenting As-Is / To-Be States Six Sigma Analysis (Quality) Lean Analysis (Throughput)

Certifications

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) #CBAP48092

Project Management Professional (PMP) #1284485

Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Developer (CSD) (Scrum Alliance)

Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (CLSSBB) #VIL020684


Software Engineering

System Architecture Multi-Tier and Web Architecture Inter-Process Communication
Real-Time Computing Industrial Control Systems Interactive Training Systems
Interactive Computer Graphics User Interface Design Testing / V&V / Acceptance

Multiple computer architectures, programming languages, communication protocols, and office tools.


Experience

Independent Developer and Process Analyst – Kensington, MD 2015–Present

Web and Simulation Developer, Business Analyst

Refreshed and extended development, analysis, communication, and leadership skills through research, courses, books, meetups, Scrum and CBAP certifications, and website at rpchurchill.com


RTR Technologies, LLC – Aberdeen, MD, Lexington Park, MD 2010–2015

Senior Process Analyst, Senior Computer Scientist (description)

Collected and analyzed data, researched and reviewed support operations, defined and implemented software framework modifications to address customer requirements, identified methods to prevent errors and improve accuracy, and presented results and recommendations. Supported Agile matrix as Scrum Developer and Product Owner.


Regal Decision Systems, Inc. – Baltimore (Linthicum), MD 2002–2010

Program Manager, Technical Manager (description)

Served as project manager for multiple analysis and development efforts and program manager for several logistics task orders under an umbrella support contract: $4.7M/year, 35 employees, 3 subcontractors, and a satellite office.

Performed management, design, analysis, data collection, presentation, and documentation functions for transportation and movement simulations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico:


American Auto-Matrix – Pittsburgh, PA 2000–2002

Senior Software Developer (description)

Worked with HVAC controller products and supervisory control software.


Bricmont, Inc. (later acquired by Andritz) – Pittsburgh, PA 1994–2000

Manager of Level 2 Projects, Control System Engineer (description)

Designed, implemented, and serviced Level 2 model-predictive supervisory temperature control and material handling systems for steel reheat and induction melting furnaces worldwide.


CIScorp (Corporate Information Systems, Inc.) – Pittsburgh, PA 1993–1994

Project Coordinator, FileNet Imaging Programmer (description)

Performed data collection and analysis of business processes leading to design and implementation of FileNet document imaging systems for business process re-engineering projects.


Micro Control Systems (contracted through IMC International) – Pittsburgh, PA 1993

Control Systems Engineer (description)

Updated database and user interface of control system for soaking pits and reheat furnaces.


Westinghouse (contracted through IMC International) – Pittsburgh, PA 1989–1992

Thermo-Hydraulic Simulation Engineer (description)

Wrote software to simulate fluid systems in real-time BWR and PWR nuclear power plant training simulators implemented in multi-processor distributed architectures.


Sprout-Bauer (later acquired by Andritz) – Muncy, PA 1988–1989

Process Engineer (description)

Performed and documented detailed heat and material balances. Created flow diagrams and instrumentation schemes for several types of mechanical pulping systems.


Patent

US 6259071 (description) 2001

Single-point temperature control system for a multi-section line furnace


Military Service

United States Army – Fort Bliss, El Paso, TX 1984–1988

Air Defense Artillery


Education

Carnegie Mellon University – Pittsburgh, PA 1984

Bachelor of ScienceMechanical Engineering


Organizations

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)


Volunteer Work

Baltimore NodeSchool – Baltimore, MD 2017

Volunteer Programming Mentor (description)

Coached new JavaScript programmers through online programming exercises.


Ruby for Good – Front Royal, VA 2016

Volunteer Programmer and Analyst (description)

Four-day group project to implement web systems for various charities, including the National Zoo's Red Panda research program.


Advisory Committee – Post University, Waterbury, CT 2015-2016

Industry Representative to CIS Program

Offered recommendations regarding soft skills, team dynamics, discovery, and requirements.


Junior Achievement – Pittsburgh, PA 1991-1993

Industry Adviser, Evening Program

Served program for two years in which high school students form and operate their own companies.



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