Juan M. Gienini

Highly skilled with 20+ years of experience as an IT Analyst, including 5 years as a mid-level manager. Many skills in complex application analysis & developing structured documentation, using QA.


Spanish: first language
English and Catalan: very fluent (bilingual)
French and Italian: regular


Prince2, ISO/IEC 9001 QA, Web development. Automotive, Banking, Logistics, EDI, Loans, Insurance, Financial, Risks, Salaries & Wages, Presales, Surveys, Customs, Migrations.


PL/1, COBOL, SQL, CICS, Easytrieve
HTML5, CSS3, JScript, PHP
z/OS, OS/400, GCOS8
IBM iSeries, z Systems, H. Bull, Palm
IBM utilities, Fortran, Basic
dBase, MySQL, Oracle. MS Office


Bachelor in IT - First
Univ. Buenos Aires
Extra-Curricular: Assistant Professor of Physics at Engineering School - Univ. Buenos Aires
Structured Programming / DB Adm / Cobol, RPG, C, PL/1, SQL
IBM Argentina
Communication Syst & Data Transfer
Electric Eng. Academy
Prod. Management & Total Quality Assurance / ISO 9001 / Flash & Web sites Prog.
Intac Vic
Visual Basic 6.0 and .NET
ITILv3 Foundation / ISO-IEC 20.000 Foundation
New Horizons
ITILv3 Intermediate, Prince2, CobIT and ISO 27.000
New Horizons

Work Experience

January 2018 - June 2019: PMO - IT Analyst at SEAT/VW.
Project Leader & Support for legacy and migrating IBM zSeries mainframe to Open-Java. (22M lines of code, 254 applications). Organization, documentation, synchronization of schedules (reprogramming of ongoing projects), control and evaluation of risks (integrity, security, confidentiality agreements, classification for infrastructure, data models), KPIs, mainframe consumption (CPU, libraries, data… ), dispose of the SW (from IBM, suppliers and legacy). Pilot and parallel tests.
October 2016 - December 2017: Logistics IT Consultant at Booths Supermarkets - Ripon, UK.
Logistic applications support. Process control of Purchases and Suppliers. Stock control and regularization. Christmas campaigns and seasons. Chain of 25 supermarkets (food, wines, gifts) in North England.
January 2016 - September 2016: Senior IT Analyst at SEAT/VW.
Maintenance and L2 Support for legacy Automotive, Finance and banking mainframe applications.
May 2015 - December 2015: IT instructor at Loyal Infinity.
MANGO: COBOL programming to 11 staff pupils.
Europastry: Advanced AS/400 & DB2 to 6 staff pupils.
Capgemini Murcia: COBOL & PL/1 Programming to 14 pupils.
June 2014 - February 2015: Senior IT Analyst at VW Navarra.
Project management of mainframe Partners migration project. SW and DB database. Transition between maiframe model to Open-Java-Oracle. Guide and support to external and internal EDI teams of the VW group: Logistic and IT providers, banks and in several languages: English, Spanish, Catalan, Italian.
March 2010 - May 2014: Senior IT Support Analyst at SEAT/VW.
Maintenance and L2 Support for legacy COBOL & PL/1 automotive and banking applications. Mainframe development and project guidance. Achievements: +100 clients support.
January 2001 - February 2010: Senior IT Analyst at ZURICH and SEAT/VW.
Zurich: Car & general Insurances Applications development.
SEAT/VW: Mainframe development for manufacturing, suppliers and EDI applications. Maintenance and corrective maintenance. Deployed the first application of ISO 9001 document for QA certification.
Sep. 1997 - December 2000: IT Project Lead at Banco Sabadell
Functional and application guidance for new and converted software. Achievements: 200+ programs enhanced and customised in integration projects: 1) Pesetas to Euros. 2) Data and software conversion at the turn of the century. 3) Migration from H. Bull platform to IBM/390.
Mar. 1995 - Aug. 1997: IT Analyst at SEAT/VW.
Project control, analysis, development and implementing tailored IT Applications. Achievements: 100+ COBOL and PL/1 programs developed and implemented; containing DB2 and Natural/Adabas. Logistic and Manufacturing Applications.
January 1993 - February 1995: IT Consultant at Barcelona.
Interbroker (Insurances): Project control and application development. Applications: Insurance, Banking, Accounts Receivable. Achievements: 200+ programs enhanced or customized within integrated projects: 1) Pesetas to Euros. 2) Data and software conversion at the turn of the century. 3) /36 to AS/400 migration.
“laCaixa” (banking): Application development, migrating and implementing. Insurance, Banking (Cards, Accounts). Achievements: 100+ programs enhanced and migrated from RS/6000 platform to /390.
Pinsos Montseny: Communications set-up from S/36 through AS/400.
July 1991 - Dec 1992: IT Manager at Rango-Fitinvest.
Project managed the entire I.T foundation. Installed and implemented the Euro-gest applications (manufacturing and finances) in AS/400.
January 1991 - June 1991: IT Consultant at Doppler.
Developed and implemented applications for PCs to Pagers links. Languages used: Fortran and C. Applications: Switchboards and radio - links.
January 1985 - December 1990: IT Analyst; System Programmer & Telecomm. Sup. at Coca-Cola Argentina
Project control and mainframe development (IBM /4341, AS/400 and Hand Helds). NorthData Communication Servers. Op. System: DOS/MVS, OS/400, Languages: COBOL, RPG, Easytrieve, V. Basic. Applications: Logistic, manufacturing, Sales, Pre-sales, salaries, access-controls, communications. Migration of applications from /4341 platform to AS/400.
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