• Thornton-Cleveleys Lancashire

Harry Aldred

Computer Networking Graduate

Summary

Technically focused graduate seeking an entry-level position in an IT related field. Throughout my education I successfully combined my studies with practical work placements, proving myself to be a responsible, adaptable person who works well with others. I have a solid foundation in IT with a personal interest in Virtualisation and Cloud Computing.

Education

Education

BSc. (Hons) Network Engineering, Security, Systems Administration 

Sep 2012 - Sep 2015
Blackpool & Fylde College (Accredited by Lancaster University)

Degree classification 2:1. During my studies I worked with a range of technologies including VMWare, Hyper-V, Windows Server 2008 - 2012, Windows 7, 8, 10, CISCO proprietary and protocols, Penetration Testing, Network Addressing Schemes and Active Directory. Additionally undertook modules on Computing Ethics, Laws, Philosophy and Project Management.

CCNA Modules 1-4

Sep 2012 - Dec 2013
CISCO Networking Academy

Module content varied from basic network hardware configurations to enterprise WAN networking, the use of VPNs, NAT/PAT translation and theory work on the role of firewalls.

A-Level 

Sep 2009 - Jul 2012
Blackpool Sixth Form College

Computing, Applied IT, Classical Civilisations - Grades BBC

GCSE

Jun 2009
Millfield Science & Performing Arts College

11 GCSEs grade A* - B including English (B), Maths (B) and Science (A*, B)

Work History

Work History

IT Network Intern

Jul 2015 - Sep 2015
Fern Industrial
Responsible for assisting the Network Manager in the upgrading and configuration of a small network. Duties included assisting with the installation of CISCO switches and routers, configuring a mail server in Windows Server 2012 and producing support documentation.

Network Manager

May 2015 - Jul 2015
Fern Industrial
Responsible for assisting the Network Manager in the upgrading and configuration of a small network. Duties included assisting with the installation of CISCO switches and routers, configuring a mail server in Windows Server 2012 and producing support documentation.