How Wilton John Picou Leads the Way

May 25, 2017
Wilton John Picou has worked for a large number of companies in a wide variety of positions, but the fact of the matter is, several specific positions stand out for him. For example, from his valuable position as an Operation Center Senior Analyst at BJC HealthCare. Wilton John Picou was able to provide that healthcare delivery company with 24/7 support for complex IS technologies with DBA emphasis for the operations center. Not only that, but he was able to identify potential hazards to critical applications, including clinical and non-clinical apps and he was able to detect outages in coverage areas and repair them quickly and he also conducted many successful root cause analyses and was able to prevent many problems.

In addition to those examples. Wilton John Picou also was an Application Quality Assurance Analyst at Monsanto for a time. There, he was able to implement new testing methods that facilitated the accelerated application of development life cycles without negatively impacting the quality of deliverables. As such, he was able to use PXE tools and Altiris software to make sure all products complied with Monsanto’s global standards.

John Picou, Knowledge and Experience

February 27, 2017
has gained a multitude of skills and valuable knowledge from the previous positions he has held in varying companies with his over a decade of experience. These experiences include, but are not limited to, Operation Center Senior Analyst at BJC HealthCare. In this role, John Picou was able to offer 24/7 support for complex IS technologies with DBA emphasis for the operations center by way of identifying potential hazards to critical clinical and non-clinical applications, detecting outages in coverage areas, engage business cases with 3rd party vendors for root cause analysis, applied solutions from research for systems and applications as well as feedback for the company. John Picou has also held roles as an Application Quality Assurance Analyst at Monsanto. In this position, he was able to establish new methods of testing that accelerated the application of development lifecycle minus negotiating the quality of deliverables that conformed to Monsanto’s global standards through PXE tools and Altiris software. These positions have all helped prepare John Picou well for any IT solution that may be needed.

John Picou is known as a leader that is passionate about being detail oriented and deadline focused. He has overseen production Microsoft SQL server instances, administered Microsoft/VM/Unix servers, maintained Citrix environments, and monitored Cisco Router/Switches. John Picou also values the company resources for the projects in which he has been made responsible for. Utilizing such tactics as completing multi-million dollar projects on time, launching new solutions to reduce team’s labor costs, and working with leadership positions to leverage business strategies has allowed him to work efficiently for his employers.

Wilton Picou - Passionate About His Work

September 25, 2016
When an employee is passionate about their work, they tend to go above and beyond the expectation of project completion because they typically enjoy what they do. Completing a project above and beyond expectation is what Wilton Picou is dedicated to doing every time he starts on a new project. It is about more than just completing the projects he is assigned, it is about completing it on time, efficiently, and better than the original expectation.

In order to be able to perform at the level Wilton Picou performs at, he had to start his adult life with a good education. He began his educational career at Harris-Stowe State University where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Management Information Systems. He then went on to earn his Master’s of Arts with a concentration in Information Technology Management from Webster University. This is also where he earned his Master’s in Business Administration, emphasis in Business. While working, he is currently in the process of earning his Master’s of Science in Global Technology and Development from Arizona State University.

After gaining an academic education, Wilton Picou set out to gain many relevant and important practical skills including, but not limited to, strong analytical skills, database administration, leadership building, engagement with timeframes, transformational skills, self-motivation, process fixation, comfortability with change, strong collaborative skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to collectively influence a team’s behaviors positively.