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Vic has several years experience in the software and IT industry, including software development, project management, system testing, and software quality assurance. Vic has extensive experience with Digital Six Sigma (DSS), SEI Capability Maturity Model (CMMi), IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL), TL9000, and ISO9000.
He is the author of the books:
* Six Sigma Software Quality Improvement, McGraw Hill, 2011
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* Quality Management System Handbook for Product Development Companies (CRC Press), and
* ISO 9001 - Achieving Compliance and Continuous Improvement in Software Development Companies (ASQ Quality Press) - translated in Spanish by Spain's National Quality Standard's body, AENOR.
Vic has also authored several peer-reviewed journal papers, magazine articles, and book chapters on quality/process improvement, and is a speaker at several national and international quality conferences.
Vic is a member of the Editorial Boards of the Software Quality Professional Journal and the International Journal of Performability Engineering; member of the reviewer board for IEEE Software magazine and ASQ Quality Press; and a member of the ASQ National Awards Committee.
Vic is a Six Sigma Black Belt, Certified Manager of Quality/Organization Excellence (CMQ/OE), Certified Quality Auditor (CQA), Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE), Certified ISO 9000 Lead Auditor, and ITIL Foundations Certified.
He was awarded ASQ's Feigenbaum Medal for the year 2006, and ASQ's Golden Quill Award (2003). He was profiled in the "Face of Quality" in the Quality Progress magazine, Nov. 2003.
Vic is a member of Philadelphia Software Process Improvement Network (SPIN) Steering Committee, and a Senior Member of ASQ. He has a MS in Computer Science from McGill University, Canada and a Bacc. in Computer Engineering from University of Pune, India.