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Summary

Effective I.T. professional with a demonstrated ability in solving a broad range of technical initiatives. Experience leading cross-functional teams on network augmentation activities, effectively configuring hardware and software for optimum network performance. Currently seeking a network engineering role with increased responsibility leading teams and collaborating with peers in system and network architecture, security, and programming.

Clearance: Cleared for Top Secret information on a Single Scope Background Investigation completed November 2015.

Work History

Mar 2016Present

Enterprise Network Design Engineer III

Missile Defense Agency
  • Travel to remote sites supporting the Missile Defense Agency with a DISA standard bringing sites into cyber security and STIG compliance throughout the Department of Defense.
  • Create detailed network design documents, including DDIPs, ICDs, test plans, rack drawings, and write and configure new polices including access-lists, port security configurations, DMVPN tunnels, MPLS, VRFs, OSPFv3, BGP, and firewall rulesets for Palo Alto and Cisco ASA platforms.
  • Create detailed technical specifications for procuring new vendor hardware
  • Add new network devices into NetScout and HP Open View for network monitoring.
Mar 2015Mar 2016

Sr. Network Engineer

Lockheed Martin Space Systems
  • Responsible for designing, configuring, installing and developing a next generation network for integration with SIBRS, S2E2, and GCNM/MCN networks.
  • Follow up with team members to analyze cost benefit of network hardware, set project goals and milestones, and evaluate after project completeness for the project.
  • Deliver and document all network and systems projects to the government via peer review to final completion including briefing in a CAB meeting.
  • Automate system and network devices via CHEF using programming knowledge in Ruby, Python, Perl, XML, and JSON in an Agile development environment.
  • Document all lab and mission processes and procedures by creating high level network design documents for presentation to the government
Jan 2014Feb 2015

Network Systems Engineer

General Dynamics Information Technology
  • Responsible for Joint Network Node (JNN) and Satellite Transportable Terminal (STT) operation, configuration, and systems maintenance of the Army Battle Command Systems, including support for the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WinT) at the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) in Fort Polk
  • As the subject matter expert (SME), oversee initial configuration and installation of all systems and communicate all Solarwinds reports to civilian and military leaders in daily and rotational TWIG meetings
  • Maintain 24x7 LAN/WAN connectivity between the JNS-T, RTU, SNAP, and TDMA/FDMA networks, as well as all core Cisco routers, SAN servers, switches, Citrix WANScalers, communication security equipment (COMSEC), firewalls, and call managers
May 2013Jan 2014

Network Engineer

CenturyLink
  • Scrubbed existing ATM configurations to determine management and cross connect specifications (T1/IMA/DS3/OCx) and subtend configurations to support (A2E) ATM to Ethernet migrations
  • Lead teams in configuration, provisioning, and testing of all VLAN paths between the DSLAM (Lucent Stingers, Adtran, Calix and AFC Tellabs) and the BRAS (ALU/Cisco)
  • Authored technical MOP's and written documentation for after hour maintenance window migrations
Dec 2012May 2013

Systems Administrator

Re-Trans Logistics
  • Responsible for the I.T. needs of all users and monitored several collocation servers at the corporate office and 60+ regional offices with technical support issues and hardware upgrades
  • Performed conversion to a Cisco VOIP phone system from PBX and implemented a new virtual server environment, utilizing VMware Fusion and Nimble as the primary SAN.
  • Programmed a logistical tracking website with Django and Python scripting languages administered company wide
Jan 2012Dec 2012

I.T. Account Manager

Cook Systems International
  • Placed several contract and permanent employees in roles across the U.S, increasing company revenue by 30%
  • Built report and develop business referrals with I.T. consultants and other professionals in different sectors of the telecommunication industry
  • Implemented new policies on order entry, trained new hires, interviewed and networked with professionals, reviewed background checks, and generated referrals through social media

Education

Jan 2007Dec 2010

Bachelors of Professional Studies

University of Memphis

Interdisciplinary courses in Computer Science and Business Administration, GPA: 3.0, Graduated Dec 2010

Certifications

Mar 2015Mar 2018

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

Cisco

License CSCO12334680

Sep 2016Sep 2019

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA Security)

Cisco

License CSCO12334680

Sep 2016Sep 2019

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA)

Cisco

License CSCO12334680

Jan 2014Jan 2017

CompTIA Security+ CE

CompTIA

License COMP001020670814