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Summary

Technology professional with a strong background in project planning, IT consulting and management, quality assurance, and advanced testing of industrial computers and software applications.

Skills

Software / Applications
Windows XP/2000 Server/2003 Server • Microsoft Exchange • Sharepoint • Microsoft Office • Microsoft Word • PowerPoint • Visio • Linux • Unix • UnixWare • QNX • Solaris • VMWare •  HTML • C++ • VB.Net • JavaScript • VBScript • Perl • ASP • Mercury Winrunner • Ixia • IxAutomate • IxChariot • IxLoad • IxNetwork
Systems Design and Integration
Systems Installation/Integration • Hardware Testing • DSL • DHCP • Data Backup • Data Migration • FTP • Manual Testing • SQL • e-Commerce • Content Management • Black Box Testing • White Box Testing • Functional Testing • Regression Testing • Unit Testing • System Testing • Firmware Testing • BIOS Testing • Automated Testing • Manual Testing • Materials Review Board (MRB) • Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) • Infiniband • Intel Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI) • Compact PCI • Advanced Telecommunications Computing Architecture (ATCA) • HPI • Pigeon Point •
Network Design and Management
 VPN • VLAN • WiFi • TCP/IP • Cisco Routers/Switches • Cisco ASA • Cisco IOS • Cisco CLI • Broadcom • Juniper • EtherChannel • Load Balance • Port Aggregation Protocol (PAgP) • Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) • LAN • WAN • CoS • QoS • OSI Layer 2 Switch Testing • CSU/DSU • Frame Relay • HDLC • PPP • MPLS • SNMP • MIB • HSRP • IDS • IPS • OSI Layer 3 Routing Testing • EIGRP • BGP • Active Directory • Network Management • Project Management • OSPF • Voice over IP phone systems • ISO9001 • Storage Area Network (SAN) • Network Attached Storage (NAS) • Wireless Sensor Network (WSN) • Crossbow • WiMax • Zigbee 

Work experience

Sep 2008Present

Network Specialist

Center of Defense Integrated Data (CDID)

Design and implement Wireless Sensor Networks connecting satellite sensors to corporate headquarters. Design, deploy, and maintain a secure LAN, which consists of servers, workstations, routers, switches, wireless access points, and firewall. Prepare budgets and managed expenses. Configure domain name services, e-mail, Web, and ftp services.

  • Established technical infrastructure requirements, including disaster recovery, image deployment, NAS, and server applications.
  • Implemented Virtual Private Network (VPN) to increase availability of field data at corporate headquarters and improve communications with field technicians.
  • Established a company wide IT security policy and perform impromptu security checks of servers and networks to verify adequate virus protection and compliance with corporate procedures.
  • Conduct training sessions to collaborate on future plans and coordinate IT development projects.
Jul 2004Present

Information Technology Consultant

Coordinate and deploy data and voice communications for small businesses.  Establish technical infrastructure requirements, including voice communications, voice over IP, LAN/WAN, hardware/software applications, PBX, CMS, server applications. 

  • Analyze costs resulting in 30% reduction of redundant technology-related expenses.
  • Defined requirements, then planned, implemented and managed server and data storage solutions, ensuring safe, stable environment for storage of electronic documents, code, and personnel data.
  • Designed and Implemented network security solutions using Cisco IOS firewalls, Cisco Intrusion Detection System (IDS), and Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS).
Oct 2003Jul 2007

Validation Engineering Manager

Diversified Technology Inc

Managed project planning and implementation activities for validation engineering projects.  My project teams provided functional, performance, and reliability testing on mission-critical IT equipment for global and regional clients.

  • Supervised engineers involved in $40,000 to $800,000 engagements.
  • Interact internally with sales teams, design engineers, and managers.
  • Communicated externally with senior systems administrators, database administrators, database managers, and other managers.
  • Lead research and development of new computer architectures and test methodologies. Managed $250,000 departmental inventory and managed a server farm up to 40 servers.
  • Analyze data and perform corrective action procedures to ensure continuous improvement of validation processes and procedures.
May 2000Oct 2003

Validation Test Engineer

Diversified Technology Inc

Executed functional, reliability, and regression testing of single-board computers, which incorporated various architectures, such as PCI Express, PCI, PCI-X, IDE, SCSI, SATA, CPCI, SAS, and PMC.

  • Configured servers, switches, and SAN/NAS for hardware testing and data storage. Participated in the product design process by issuing problem reports during beta testing.
  • Developed test scripts in C++. Installed and verified the compatibility of operating systems and applications.

Education

Certifications

May 2009May 2012

Cisco Certificated Network Associate

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