John Brooks

John Brooks

Work History

Work History
Jun 2011 - Present

US Army IT Systems Support Specialist

Defense Intelligence Agency - Pentagon

Government Team Lead responsible for managing 3 Uniformed Services personnel and the completion of installations, VIP service requests, and multi-system installation projects for the Defense Intelligence Agency within the Pentagon area of operations.

Oct 2010 - Jun 2011

Senior Lan Manager

5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment

Senior LAN Manager for a US-Based infantry battalion with the wartime mission to deploy anywhere int eh world within 96 hours as an element of a Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT); responsible for the operation, administration, and accountability of all Battalion Information SYstems relating to both garrison and tactical operations; responsible for advising Battalion Signal Officer on all automations related issues; responsible for the welfare, training and supervision of two soldiers; resposible for equipment worth over $1,000,000.

Aug 2009 - Oct 2010

IT Helpdesk NCOIC

3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division

Responsible for leading a small team in the maintenance and repair of IT and networking systems for the 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division. Duties included regular systems maintenance, creating and managing new user accounts, managing and operating the IT Help Desk, Server planning, building, and maintenance, and IT infrastructure planing, implementation, and maintenance for Forward Operating Base Warhorse in Baqubah, Iraq.

Apr 2008 - Aug 2009

IT Specialist

3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division

Worked as IT Support for the 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division IT helpdesk. Duties included troubleshooting with customers to find and resolve issues with IT systems and network infrastructure.

Education

Education
Mar 2007 - Present

Senior - BA Multimedia Game Design

University of Advancing Technology

Skills

Skills

Blender

Maya

3dsMax

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Photoshop

Certifications

Certifications

Security+

CompTIA

Top Secret/SCI

US Army