James E Coombs

Navy 1072 E-6, Active Duty

San Antonio, TX

Years of Service: 30 years, May 1989 - Present

ETS'd May 2019


Team Leader Business Analytics Department, U. S. Navy,
July 2009 - Present

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader, U. S. Navy,
August 1985 - Present

Shift Leader, U. S. Navy,
August 1985 - May 2019


Bachelor's of Science, Kaplan Online University,
May 2010 - December 2015

Work Experience

Team Leader Business Analytics Department July 2009 - Present

Navy | 1072 | E-6 | San Antonio, TX, USA

  • Managed complex analytical projects and developed data driven and outcome-based initiatives to improve business decision making and operational efficiencies.
  • Positioned the analytics department to achieve its goals in support of the vision and mission of the larger organization.
  • Collaborated to keep higher and lower headquarters, superiors, and subordinates informed of the key issues facing the organization.

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader August 1985 - Present

Navy | 1072 | E-6 | San Antonio, TX, USA

  • Managed daily operations to ensure that all operations are in full compliance with applicable guidelines, including safety and quality for a $$ operational budget.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem- solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve team results.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.

Shift Leader August 1985 - May 2019

Navy | 9234 | E-6 | San Antonio, TX, USA

  • Anticipated potential action scenarios and adapted appropriately to competing demands and the teams shifting priorities.
  • Monitored the necessary tools, information, and resources for the team to get the job done.
  • Delivered accurate, complete, and timely reports.

Team Leader Cyber Security Department March 2009 - June 2012

Navy | 1072 | E-6 | Augusta, GA, USA

  • Oversaw cyber security capabilities, including network intrusion detection, threat intelligence, computer forensics, penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, and network mapping.
  • Led and directed major incident/problem resolution and consulting with other technology groups when needed.
  • Collaborated to keep leadership and subordinates informed of the key issues facing the team and department.

Police Officer January 1995 - May 2000

San Antonio Police Dept San Antonio, TX, USA

Top Skills

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Navy Good Conduct Medal

April 2019

Joint Service Commendation Medal

January 2019

Joint Service Achievement Medal

July 2013

Army Meritorious Unit Commendation

May 2004

Iraq Campaign Medal

May 2004

Army Commendation Medal

April 2004

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

June 2003

Armed Forces Reserve Medal

June 2003

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

June 2003

Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal

May 2003

Army Achievement Medal

October 2002

Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon

April 1992

Southwest Asia Service Medal

April 1991

Navy & Marine Corps Combat Action Ribbon

April 1991

National Defense Service Medal

November 1985

Training and Certifications

NCS Instructor qualification

June 2016

Arabic language

March 2009


Bachelor's of Science, Criminal Justice

Kaplan Online University, Iowa, USA

May 2010 - December 2015 , GPA: 3.96