Ignacio Elizondo


Employment Objective: Cisco Network Engineer Areas of Expertise MIS Network System Design, Development & Implementation Plan, design and implement Local Area Network's (LAN's), WLANS, MAN's and WAN's related enhancements or upgrades to support changes and growth within the technology enterprise. Duties included design, test, and evaluate network systems, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), Internet, intranet, and other data communications systems. Primary tasks include designing and/or re-designing networks design schema as well as continually reviewing best practices and regulations to ensure the network is secure, optimized and redundant for service continuity. Further responsibility included, implementation and management of all network based hardware resources and associated systems. Cisco Routers/Switches; DNS; VPN; Pix Firewalls WAN Level Expertise Cisco Routers & Switches (Configuring: Distance Vector, Link-State & Hybrid Protocols) VPN (Site to Site VPN, Remote VPN, VPN Clients) DSL, ISDN, Ethernet Bridge. LAN Level Expertise Cisco Routers & Switches (VLAN, STP, VTP, HSRP, VRRP, GLBP & Security) Ethernet (co-axial, Cat-5, 6 & 10GB and Fiber single and multimode) Wireless LAN (802.11) LAN Security (Cisco PIX, Anti Viruses) OS Level Expertise Microsoft Windows NT 3.5, 4 Server Microsoft Windows Server 2000 & 2003 Microsoft DNS, Web & Proxy Servers Employment Network Engineer Jan 2007 Pres. Premier Designs, Inc. Irving, TX Support Windows NT 4.0/2000/3, XP, DNS, Veritas, NAS, cabling, planning and designing, backbones, horizontal pathways and premises. Certified for Cisco, Novell, copper, coaxial and fiber installation, terminations and demolitions. Support/Escalation of PIX, VPN, servers, desktops, laptops. Enterprise backups and disaster recovery. Sr. Network Consultant and Engineer April 2002 Present E. C. S. Irving, TX Currently performing Cisco Engineering, Novell NetWare 3/4/5.0, Windows NT 4.0/2000-3, XP, cabling, planning and designing, backbones, horizontal pathways, premises and phone systems. Single and multi-dwelling install and retrofits. This includes copper, coaxial and fiber installation, terminations and demolitions. Network Engineer IV AUG, 1998 Apr 2002 A.C.S. Dallas, TX Consultant to Zales Head Quarters: Assisted in planning and designing a new Gigabit Backbone, horizontal pathways and premise to standards. Developed standard configurations for servers, desktops and notebook. Put together the Novell NetWare5.0/Windows NT 4.0/2000 recommendations for the global enterprise. Remote users using Citrix. Support/Escalation of servers, desktops, laptops, Cisco routers, switches, VPN, VLAN, LAN/WAN, FDDI rings and Gigabit planning and implementation. NetWare 5.0. Designed, oversaw and assisted in the building of new server room and relocation of all servers and established power requirements. Installed and managed EMC2 with Cluster Services, Connectrix, Volume Logics, Veritas, Project Management, Disaster Recovery, Internet Technologies, phone systems UNIX and Intel-Based. Implemented a full Windows2000 domain infrastructure. Sr. Windows NT4 Administrator/Integrator FEB 1998 AUG 1998 Ciber Irving, TX Consultant to GTE Head Quarters: developing standard configurations for servers, desktops and notebook clients using NT4.0 with a Banyan and Microsoft NT 4.0 network. The enterprise consists of over 30k network nodes and about 25k remote users. Also testing Windows 98 and NT4.0 for possible implementation. Also assisted in the migration of Novell 3.x servers to Windows NT during the move of GTE s corporate HQ to Texas. LAN/WAN Admin /Sr. Tech NOV1995 FEB 1998 EMC Mortrage Irving, TX Primary duties include the planning, design and implementation of the corporate LAN, helpdesk and the support of all DOS and Windows based Financial, Document Imaging and office production programs. Supported routers and switches. Maintain a 500+ node Novell 3.11 and 3.12 network LAN and the corporate WAN. Also use Wellfleet routers, Synoptic concentrators, phone systems and TCP/IP, Ethernet 10base-T transmission media and Disaster Recovery. Also heading the migration from NetWare to Windows NT hardware and software. Accreditations Bachelor of Business Administration-Computer Info. Sys., CNE 3, CNA 4, CNE5, MCP, NT4.0/2000, Cisco CCNA & CCNP, C-Tech N.C.S. Foreign Language Fluent in Spanish

Work History

Work History

Network Engineer

Premier Designs, Inc.