Jerod Froetschner

  • Northampton PA

Work History

Work History
Oct 2013 - Present

IT Specialist

Sundance Networks, Inc
  • Responsible both onsite and remote support of client workstations, servers and other devices with Windows operating systems.
  • Implementation and maintenance of workstations, servers, and various peripheral devices, including diagnosis/troubleshooting of hardware for upgrades or replacement.
  • Removal of various types of malware, virus, spyware and other infections from client workstations.
  • Installation and configuration of security camera systems
  • Installation of structured cabling and other advanced technologies(network, voice, phone, video), including diagnosis and troubleshooting cabling problems

Special Projects

  • Lafayette University-Administration and Facility PC Upgrades
    • October 2014 and January 2015
    • Complete project checklist to gather customer/project information
    • Work within the framework of client to effectively install the new equipment in client environment
    • Communicate with on-site supervisor and provide daily progress updates to meet schedule deadlines
    • Confirm network connectivity from server to devices/client machine
    • Verify successful migration of user data
    • Configure client machine with default views and custom settings for printing
    • Provide support and troubleshooting onsite as needed
  • Pocono Medical Center-Window 7 Migration
    • February 2015
    • Perform per user assessment surveys to prepare for personalized migration process.
    • Back up of data and workstation settings for migration.
    • Configure hardware to required specifications; such as memory, GPU and CPU.
    • Image workstations to required OS/Software standards using WDS SCCM as well as manual package installation.
    • Coordinate delivery of hardware to user to assure minimal impact to their personal workload while also meeting project scheduling deadlines and SLA requirements.
    • Import new workstations into the PMC inventory management system.
    • Quarantine old hardware for specified timeframes prior to removal and secure wiping of hard-drives to comply with federal medical privacy regulations.
    • Provide support and troubleshooting for migrated user base until project conclusion where on-site support teams will take over the role. 
Jan 2012 - Oct 2013

Network Analyst

Active Data Exchange
  • Responsible for installation and configuration of hosted Active Data Calendar software and client network support.
  • Support of office workstations and systems for both onsite and offsite employees
  • Management of users/groups and permissions within Active Directory, Exchange, Sharepoint, and CRM
  • Implemented offsite backup solution to facilitate a disaster recovery solution
  • Assisted in migration of hosted client servers to high availability database center Migration of external DNS servers to cloud based system.
Jan 2011 - May 2012

Help Desk Intern

Northampton Community College
  • Provided assistance to inbound faculty, staff, and student emails and calls at campus computer services help desk
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues that are received through the campus help desk
  • Assisted in the setup and imaging of campus computer labs
  • Support for software such as Microsoft Office 2000-2011, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, iTunes, Respondus, Novell, Numara Track-it, Blackboard, amongst others.








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