Work as an information technology specialist with special focus on operating system configuration and security management, system administration, and operating system integration.
Microsoft Windows Server 2000, 2003 (All Versions), RADIUS, Microsoft Citrix Server, Microsoft Exchange 2003 & 2007, Blackberry Enterprise Server 4.0, VMWare ESX Server, VOIP, Barracuda Spam Firewall, SUS (WSUS), Microsoft Project Server 2003, Windows NT Server 4.0, Windows 2000 Professional, RRAS (RAS), IAS, Proxy, Windows 95 / 98 / NT / XP, Vista, Microsoft Cluster Server, Internet Information Server (All versions), Microsoft Windows SharePoint 2.0, 2007 and SharePoint Portal Server, Microsoft Project Server 2003, 2007, Cold Fusion Server (All versions), Terminal Server, MS SQL Server (All versions), MySQL, MAC OS X, previous Macintosh versions, Vertias / Symantec Backup Exec / Net Backup (All Versions), and more.
08/08 – Present Intel System Administrator
CDI (Contract to IBM/Disney)
Support OS & hardware for 3000 physical servers and 1000 VM servers running the NT, Windows, Linux, VMWare, and Netware Server operating systems & associated products. Provides Intel server technical support, hardware support and system administration. Coordinate installation, maintenance, technical planning, and upgrades of OS software as well as other software products required by the customer. Symantec CE client communication issues with parent servers. Utilize iLO (Integrated Lights Out) for troubleshooting server issues remotely. MS Support Clustering for high Availability, Linux, VM Ware ESX, Active Directory, Group Policy Object (GPO), and IBM x-Series hardware.
03/08 – 08/08 System Administrator
TEWS Company (Contract to BBA Aviation)
Perform System Administrator duties on all servers. Maintain Windows 2003 server active directory environment. Administer Tomcat and Apache web servers running on the Windows platform. Utilize group policy for software package pushes, and WSUS configuration. Perform Windows Share Point administration. Monitor WSUS server and approve updates for automatic patching of servers and workstations. Administer Microsoft Citrix server. Performed Blackberry Enterprise Server update, and manage as needed. Configured Barracuda Spam Firewall and utilize for web load balancing. Setup and configure VMWare ESX servers.
10/01 – 03/08 System Administrator
ASRC Aerospace (Previously Dynacs),
Performs system administration for over 20 servers. Administer and maintain custom financial application developed with Cold Fusion. Cold Fusion server administration on IIS servers. Administer SQL 2000 and 2005 servers. Maintain tape backups, restore when necessary. Recommends, configures, installs, and maintains new equipment / hardware for new projects. Monitor and patch systems for security management issues as needed. Administer Microsoft Project server (2003, 2007) and Windows SharePoint sites. Setup and administer apache web servers. Setup and use Virtual Private Networking, as well as use KSC VPN. Administer Norton CE 10.x server as well as Spy Sweeper server. Use webtrends for integrating data from multiple sources for trend analysis.
10/00 – 10/01 IT Director (Sole IT Personnel)
Bridges of America, Inc.,
Established and maintained network users, user environment, directories, and security management. Responded to the needs and questions of network users concerning their access to resources on the network and the operation of various software programs as information technology specialist. Met with staff, computer users, supervisors, and managers to determine requirements for new or modified software and hardware. Subject matter expert on the desktop configuration standards, operating system and database administration and configuration. Wrote recommendations for management review. Remained abreast of changes in user and system software and hardware requirements. Monitored and administered the network, by keeping system information up-to-date in a network log. Responsible for implementing corrective or preventive IT security actions and mitigating risks. Updates the operating system as required. Loaded and updated software applications as required. Managed traffic of the network, network printing, and network technical resources. Maintained a backup of files, computer security, and rights. Planned and developed policies and procedures for carrying out computer operations. Evaluated proposed data processing projects to assess adequacy of existing hardware, and recommended purchase of equipment. Setup and administer apache web servers. Developed budget and monitors expenditures. Completed planning and setup of WAN across several sites using Cisco routers and network devices.
02/00 – 09/00 Technical Consultant
Resource Technology Concepts,
Designed and implemented network for three remote office LAN/WAN with CISCO 1720 routers and DSL connectivity for all locations via a centralized DSL connection. Utilized switching hubs for each LAN. Advised clients on what steps to take in order to increase network speed and plan for future growth. Supported network systems and servers for clients. Administered Windows NT network internally for RTC. Contracted out system administration for Windows NT to all other clients. Responsible for providing advice and guidance on implementing IT security policies and procedures. Setup and used Cisco routers. Performed routine tasks for Windows NT server administration, such as tape backups, adding / deleting users, maintained mail services and other duties as needed.
12/98 – 02/00 System Administrator
Performed administration for approximately 15 Windows NT 4.0 based
servers running Internet Information Server 4. Two of the ten web servers were
in a clustered environment running Microsoft Cluster Server version 1.0. Administrator for five other file and print servers. Backup administrator for Microsoft Exchange servers running version
5.5. Administrator for Kennedy Unified Dial Access
system (KUDA), dial in / out access for the Kennedy Space Center
Network. Created UNIX Accounts, User Support, Laptop setup,
troubleshooting, helping users over the phone. Troubleshooting issues
with the system administration, Unix machines, Ascend
Network Access Servers, and the phone system. Responsible for
remote access system using RADIUS strong authentication and KUDA servers.
Setup of web site for customers and internal web site on
two-clustered IBM Netfinity M10s using Microsoft
Cluster Server. Worked with KMAIL the UNIX based mail
07/96 – 11/98 System Administrator
Johnson Controls, Inc.,
Setup, configure, and troubleshoot issues for approximately ten Windows NT 4.0 servers. Maintained, updated, and automated standard desktop load. Setup Winframe (Citrix) for remote users. Troubleshoot connectivity issues. Assist network analyst with network cabling and troubleshooting. Experienced with SMS 1.2 administration and client installation. Performed administration of user file shares, printers, disk quota management software, and other administrative duties. Performed server backups. Other responsibilities include being the Webmaster for Intranet web site.
06/95 – 06/96 System Administrator
Administered approximately 5 Windows NT 4.0 servers. Three of the servers were running the following Windows NT services: Web, Telemagic, File, and Print. The remaining servers were Novell based file servers. Supported users and maintained installation of Telemagic. Telemagic was the contact management software that would integrate with the phone system. Setup and maintained the EDI (Harbinger) system for processing vendor and customer orders. Assisted field engineers with external customer calls as needed.
06/94 – 06/95 System Administrator
Medical Hair Restoration,
System Administrator for Novell Netware 3.12 and 4.x servers. Repaired and maintained all internal PC systems. Ordered new hardware and kept hardware inventory. Daily user support for the company.
A.S. Electronics Engineering Technology
2007 NetIQ – Managing Active Directory with DRA & ExA (Directory Resource Administrator)
2007 NetIQ – Managing Group Policy with GPA & GPG (Group Policy Administrator)
2007 KSC/NASA - Basic IT Security for 2007
2006 Microsoft Course 2554: Administering Windows SharePoint Services & SharePoint Portal 2003
2006 Microsoft Course 2780A: Maintaining a Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Database
2006 (MCSE) Microsoft Certified System Engineer (Windows 2003 Server)
2006 (MCSA) Microsoft Certified System Administrator (Windows 2003 Server)
2006 (MCP) Microsoft Certified Professional (Windows XP Professional)
2006 CompTIA Security+ Certified Professional
Planning, Deploying, & Managing an
2002 Windows 2000 Active Directory Training & Implementation
1997 Microsoft Certified Professional Windows NT 4.0
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