Archturiat Baumann

  • Eugene OR
Archturiat Baumann

Summary

Looking for a full-time position as a member of a support desk or system administration team in an environment where my lifetime of experience can be directly applied and a difference can be made.

Work History

Work History
May 2010 - Present

Sole Proprietor

The Portland Gasworks
  • Owned and operated a “white glove” web-hosting and dedicated application server business for clients on Debian Linux
  • Provided advanced design and consulting services
  • Deployed custom applications including the conversion of an application designed for CentOS to Ubuntu Linux
  • Deployed custom applications using Amazon’s Elastic Computing Cloud
  • Created and deployed custom Voice-over-IP applications and operated a small non-facilities exchange
  • Created and deployed custom applications using a Puppet (and later Chef) server, includng the automatic partitioning of Amazon S3 “buckets” as part of deployment
Mar 2012 - Mar 2014

Senior Noc Technician

BendBroadband
  • Day-to-day tasks in a busy NOC, including routine system administration tasks in CentOS and Solaris
  • Day-to-day provisioning and administration tasks on a VMware ESX cluster
  • Advanced “Tier III” troubleshooting for technical support and customers
  • Implemented custom scripts in Nagios monitoring system for tactical updates
  • Managed outages of a busy MSO spanning multiple technologies including dark fiber, “Fiber to the Premises” (both dedicated and passive optical), conventional coaxial services, and LTE wireless
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting of circuits to upstream providers
  • Monitoring of broadcast TV stations and high-impact events on cable system
  • Subject Matter Expert on telephone services, including the creation of a custom Asterisk-based server for diagnosis of Fax-over-IP issues
  • Subject Matter Expert on E-mail servers (Oracle Messaging Server)
  • Commensurate to my title and experience, was looked upon as a team leader and mentor of the group
Nov 2007 - May 2010

Engineer, Voice and Mobility

Structured Communications
  • Designed, created, and provisioned advanced Voice-over-IP phone systems on the ShoreTel platform
  • Designed, created, and provisioned call centers using ShoreTel’s Contact Center
  • Designed, created, and deployed custom advanced IVRs, including the creation of a pay-by-phone system for a regional water utility
  • Installed physical equipment and terminated circuits using standard wiring techniques
  • Built and maintained lab systems for continuing education of employees
  • Educated customers on use of system and related technologies
  • Assisted on-site IT staff with proper provisioning and configuration of Cisco and Juniper hardware
  • Subject Matter Expert on video conferencing
  • Subject Matter Expert on other VoIP platforms
Nov 2006 - Jul 2007

Telephone Engineer

Bresnan Communications
  • Day-to-day administration and provisioning tasks on a MetaSwitch class-5 central office
  • Initial turn-up SS7 and PRI trunks
  • Assisted with developing billing solutions for advanced services
  • Assisted with implementing of CALEA with law enforcement agencies
  • Tested and approved Cisco IAD products for use with MetaSwitch
  • Tested Asterisk interoperability with MetaSwitch
  • Subject Matter Expert on SIP, MGCP, and other Voice-over-IP applications
Sep 2005 - Jul 2006

Engineer

Affinity VoIP Telecom
  • Developed and integrated Affinity’s E911 service including interfacing to E911 PSAP provider
  • Designed, created, and implemented new and innovative products including calling-card and “dialaround” services
  • Day-to-day administration and provisioning tasks on a PortaOne softswitch
  • Day-to-day system administration tasks on Linux and FreeBSD-based servers
  • Implementation and “quality control” for custom modifications to softswitch code
  • Supervised developer staff implementing custom modifications to softswitch and other back-end server code (in Perl and Mason)
  • Provided “Tier III” technical support to end-users and development partners
2002 - 2006

Proprietor

Dial Zero Networks
  • Designed, installed, and implemented Asterisk based PBXs, including a 150-seat call center in Arizona that I designed and implemented.
Oct 2000 - May 2001

Systems Administrator

iDrive.Com
  • Day-to-day Linux system administration tasks in a zero-downtime environment
  • Advanced confugation of company broadcast E-mail servers which handled 1.7 million outbound messages every week
  • Cluster computing environment using Solaris and Liinux
Oct 1999 - Oct 2000

System and Network Administrator

Taos Mountain, Inc.
  • Day-to-day Solaris and Linux  system adminstration tasks at a variety of customer sites
  • Day-to-day network troubleshooting on Cisco switches and routers
  • Installing and configuring Oracle database software at a variety of customer sites
Sep 1998 - Sep 1999

Chief Engineer

Motion Broadcasting/Intelegenesis, Inc.
  • Day-to-day Linux System Administrator tasks and provisioning of dial-up circuits, as well as designing infrastructure for the company’s fledgling instant messaging product
May 1998 - Sep 1998

Network Administrator

The Transcription Prescription
  • Supporting a busy Novell Netware network of transcriptionist workstations and WAN access to various customer sites and networks

Education

Education
1991 - 2008

Associates, Computer Science

Rancho Santiago College

Skills

Skills

TELECOM SYSTEMS

Expert knowledge of legacy telecom systems and up-to-date VoIP applications, including Asterisk, MetaSwitch, and PortaSIP platforms. Advanced knowledge of SIP and MGCP.

DEBIAN GNU/LINUX

Expert system administration, including custom package development and deployment

E-MAIL SERVERS

Sendmail, Oracle Messaging Server, exim, Microsoft Exchange

Solaris

Expert-level systems administrator, both x86 and SPARC architectures.  Advanced knowledge of Sun/Oracle hardware and blades