Walker Taylor

  • Glade Spring US-VA

Work History

Work History
Feb 2003 - Sep 2011

Tactical Data Networking Specialist

United States Marine Corps

I obtained the rank of Sergeant (E5/Sgt) upon discharge from the USMC and was discharged with a Honorable status.

Duties performed as a 0656/0651 Tactical Network Specialist/Data Network Specialist:

- Install, Configure, Maintenance, and Operation of Networking Systems.

- Install, Configure, Maintenance, and Operation of Server Infrastructure.

- Install, Configure, Maintenance, and Operation of SAN Infrastructure. 

- Install, Configure, Maintenance, and Operation of VMWare Infrastructure.

- Provide customer support through a Help Desk.

Duties performed as a Sergeant in the USMC:

- Train subordinates in their MOS and basic military skills

- Be accountable for the actions of your squad, section, or team

- Enforce the standards of military and physical appearance

- Ensure supervision, control, and discipline of subordinates

- Assist in personal and professional development of fellow Marines

- Provide communication link between the individual Marine and the organization

- Plan and conduct the routine and day-to-day unit operation within the policies established by your senior officers

- Maintain appearance and condition of unit billeting spaces, facilities, and work areas

- Maintain serviceability, accountability, and readiness of assigned arms and equipment

- Maintain the established standards of professionalism and job performance for the Marine, the NCO's (Non Commissioned Officer), the SNCO's (Staff Non Commissioned Officer) and the Corps

- Support, follow, and implement policy established by the officers



Marine Corps Communication Electronics School

Attended Marine Corps Communication Electronics School aboard Marine Corps installation Twentynine Palms, CA. Studies 0651 Data Network Specialist Course and 0656 Tactical Network Specialist Course.

1997 - 2001

HS Diploma

Abingdon High School



NetApp Storage Solutions

Microsoft Exchange 2003

Microsoft Windows 2003