City of North Chicago
Manage the entire city's network for 150 employees and 911 dispatch. Network Administrator Maintain network performance by performing network monitoring and analysis and performance tuning; troubleshooting network problems; escalating problems to vendors. Secure network by developing network access, monitoring, control, and evaluation; maintaining documentation. Prepare users by designing and conducting training programs; providing references and support. Upgrade network by conferring with vendors; developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements. Manage the city's $500,000 budget dedicated to maintaining network for 150 employees and 911 dispatch. Establish network specifications by conferring with users; analyzing workflow, access, information, and security requirements; designing router administration, including interface configuration and routing protocols. Maintain and updating firewall configuration Maintenance and migration of MS Exchange 2007 & Maintenance of enterprise Anti-Virus and Anti Malware solution Administration of VoIP and Unified Communication Server Maintenance of VMWare Vsphere platform 5.5 Additional Skills Establishing the local and wide area network for five sites. Overall maintenance of network, users, hardware, security and software on the Microsoft Windows 7/2003/2008/XP Server and VMWARE ESXi 5.1/5.5 operating systems.