Neil George

Work History

Work History
Sep 2006 - Mar 2009

System Engineer

Hewlett Packard

Performed the following responsibilities as a member of a software development team: management of test and build environments, management and documentation of build processes, and configuration and test execution.

  • Configured virtual test environments using VMware solutions and VLAN configurations to optimize computational resource utilization.
  • Set-up Window Clients using VMware ESX for testing.
  • Set-up an Active Directory test environment with users.
  • Installed Microsoft Exchange 2003 and configured it for testing.
  • Introduced power consumption into the new system selection criteria in order to conserve scarce power/cooling resources in the data center.
  • Maintained equipment visibility by creating and maintaining Visio diagrams of racked systems.
  • Created per-rack management/ILO networks to minimize port requirements and optimize manageability of system environments.
  • Documented product code build and testing processes.
  • Identified material requierments for software product as well as development requirements, ordering,tracking and configuration of new equipment.
Feb 2002 - Sep 2006

Server Administrator

Kemtah Group

Performed Windows server administration for HP-IT Local Ops server team.

  • Built, configured, and administered over 70 high end development servers with more than 400 end users.
  • Supervised the operating system installation/patching, security compliance and SLA requirements.
  • Set-up an Active Directory environment for users to use Clearcase and also maintained trust relationships.
  •  Installed and configured a clustered environment.
  • Maintained equipment visibility by creating and maintaining Visio diagrams of racked systems.
  • Developed an efficient backup-and-restore process using Symantec Ghost for quick restoration of critical servers, resulting in minimal downtime.
  • Consolidated system hardware/software to troubleshoot problems and offer effective low-cost solutions. 
Apr 2001 - Oct 2002

System Engineer


Performed administration and maintained a training environment.

  • Managed and built technical training environments for mass storage products and SAN infrastructure.
  • Installed Windows 2000 Advanced Server and configured servers per Instructor's specific needs.
  • Created images of Operating Systems using Norton Ghost, backed up images, and re-imaged the net servers.
  • Managed more than $600,000 in inventory.
  • Maintained and exceeded all monthly Service Level Agreements. 
  • Researched and presented solutions to problems that arose during installations.
Aug 1996 - Apr 2001

Level II Desktop Support Specialist

The Kemtah Group

Provided Desktop Support to over 200 users.

  • Performed the installation of Windows NT 4.0, Windows 95/98, Windows 2000 Professional, and Windows XP Professional/Home Operating systems on customer's personal computers.
  • Configured VPN connections for over 200 telecommuters 




  • Building/Fixing computers


An IT professional with over 13 years of multidimensional experience in engineering, administration and support of information systems.



Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Windows Vista

Microsoft Windows XP



Thomas Vachuska