Work History

Work History

Technical Control, Installer

U.S Army
  • Monitored, isolate and diagnosed faults and restored telecommunications circuits, trunks, groups, systems and associated commercial and military interface equipment
  • Responsible for the installation, termination and testing of Category Five Cable, fiber optic cable, coax cable and 25-50 pair cable
  • Completed installation and cutover of high speed switching networks in various communications facilities around the world
2007 - Present

Network/System Engineer

Pearson Education

Serve as the senior technical engineer for both Macintosh and Windows server teams to manage 200 Windows servers, 100 Macintosh servers, and 25 ESX/ESXI Servers across 20 states. Provided second and third level user and server support on a 24x7 basis.

  • Windows 2003, 2008 implementation and migration including Exchange (2007) servers. Active Directory, Exchange, SAN, VMware, and MS Virtual Server
  • Assisted with Implementation of S-series blade center server consolidation project using VMware (HA and DRS).
  • Monitor, evaluate, and correct outages to the LAN/WAN, firewall, Exchange, Active Directory, IIS, and SQL Enterprise services.
  • Install and configured VMware ESX (3.5), ESXi, and vSphere 4 environments with vCenter management, Lab Manager, Consolidated Backup, DRS, HA.
2006 - 2007

Network Engineer

Medi-Mart Pharmacy

Administer local and wide area network. Administer all business applications and servers including relational databases, remote access terminal server, web servers, routers, switches, cameras, fax server and email servers.

  • Provided daily maintenance, perform software and hardware upgrades, protect against hackers, virus, intrusion, or breaches to applications and operating systems.
  • Maintain the availability of the WAN and LAN resources in a multi-domain Microsoft 2003 Server Active Directory environment.
  • Image and prepared PC's and laptops for distribution to the end-users and for public Internet access.
  • Maintain and apply security and operating system patches and enhancements on servers and pc's.
1998 - 2005

Network Engineer

Pinnacare Pharmacy

Defined requirements, planned, implemented, and managed network ensuring safe, stable, reliable computing environment.

  • Install and configure routers, bridges, switches, and terminal servers to support WAN links.
  • Responsible for maintaining IT infrastructure including server hardware, data storage, switching and routing, backups, email, firewall, spam filtering, VPN, mobile devices, VOIP systems, network performance monitoring.
  • LAN/WAN design and implementation using Cisco routers, hubs and switches.
  • Analyzed system performance, modifying parameters to improve throughput and effectively utilize system resources.

Education

Education

Summary

Network/Systems Engineer with over 10 + years of experience in design, installation, configuration, administration and troubleshooting of LAN/WAN infrastructure and security using Cisco routers and switches. Experience with VMware, Citrix, Windows XP, Macintosh OSX, Windows Server 2003, and Windows Server 2008.

Objective

Seeking a Windows System Engineering position in the Sacramento/Bay Area Region. 

Skills

Skills

Networking

  Cisco 2600/3600/4000/7200/7500 series routers, Cisco Catalyst 1900/2900/3550/5000/5500/6550 series switches Servers: Dell PowerEdge (6350, 2450, 4350), Compaq (Proliant 6500, 8000, 85000, CL380), HP (e-200, e-800, ih-3000, ih 6000HP), Mactel, Macintosh, iMacs, iBooks, iPhone, and Blackberry. Virtualization - vSphere 4, Virtual Infrastructure 3, ESX 2.x, vCenter, vMotion, Lab Manager, VMware High Availability, VDI. Clustering Solutions - Microsoft Cluster Services, node clusters for File Systems, Database, and Application clusters Wireless Networking, 10/100/1000 Ethernet, LAN/WAN, Switching/Bridging, VLANS, VPNs, TCP/IP, and Access Lists. Routing Protocols: RIPv1, RIPv2, IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF, HSRP, BGP, PVSPT+ ,RSTP, IPv4,Token Ring, NAT, and Frame Relay. Directory Services: Active Directory, LDAP, GPO design, Role Based Services rights delegation,