Systems Administrator/India Liaison
Supported 30 users locally and worked with the systems administrators located in New Deli India via sat-link.
Traveled to India to upgrade over 100 data entry computers to Windows 95. Trained Indian employees on new software and how to use a mouse.
Performed desktop migration from Windows 95/NT4 to Windows 2000. Provided technical support for corporate client/server systems.
Responsible for hardware and software applications for workstations, servers, and network data communications. Collaborated with executive management and department leaders to assess network capacity needs.
Projects required a wide range of skills: systems integration, network planning and installation, WAN implementation, backup solutions and network troubleshooting.
Responsibilities also included web design, email server management, web server configuration and security consulting.
Web Design: Persuasive architecture (usability), graphics, color and layout, HTML and CSS, Fireworks and Dreamweaver, publishing systems, FTP and web portals.
Operating Systems: Windows Server 2000/2003/2008, Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7, Macintosh
Web architecture: ASP, IIS
Networking: Design and install using switches, hubs, WAPs and routers. Packet sniffing, remote access, VPN, WAN design, DNS and Firewalls.
Hardware: PC servers, clusters/load balancing, RAID, tape and disk backup systems, NAS, Fiber Chanel, Sonicwall Firewalls
Software: Microsoft Exchange 2003/2007, Active Directory, Microsoft Office, Data Protection Manager (Backup to Disk)
Web Marketing: Search engine optimization, Google AdWords, Yahoo Search Marketing, bulk email systems.