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Sr. Systems Administrator - Data Backup And Recovery Specialist Resume

Washington, DC


Leadership position with a technical team supporting mid to large networks.


  • With over 30 years experience in the digital electronics field, I have demonstrated an ability to Identify and correct problems in today’s computer systems and networks.
  • Enjoy the challenge of problem resolution in the modern IT environment.
  • While traveling worldwide, have developed ability to plan and work independently.
  • Expertise in remote access and remote administration of critical client systems.
  • With many years working with the Confidential and Confidential, I understand the Federal Governments policies and practices for secure systems.


Confidential, Washington, DC

Sr. Systems Administrator - Data Backup and Recovery Specialist


  • Manage/Support Large Air Force AFNCR network with over 400 servers and 12,000 users.
  • Provide Active Directory management. User, Group, Security Policy, Print devices.
  • Microsoft Exchange 2007 Support, mailbox creation, Organizational Mailboxes. BB Support.
  • Automated scripting, server and workstation patching, Security compliance w/ Confidential
  • Enterprise Backups and disaster recovery utilizing CommVault and EMC AVAMAR Software tools.
  • Blackberry Enterprise server management.
  • Microsoft Office Communicator (OCS) server support.
  • Manage Microsoft Clustered file servers, SQL servers and IIS servers.
  • Symantec & McAfee Antivirus Enterprise management.
  • Support the Air force 844CG Communications and Medical groups at JBAB and JBA AFB, MD.
  • Support Helpdesk DSA’s and Military CSA’s as needed.
  • Server health monitoring with Microsoft SCOM (System Center Operations Manager).
  • Patch management using MS SCCM (System Center Configuration Manager).
  • Print server management with the new Windows 2008/20012 Print manager.
  • Server builds from OS load, Confidential Security STIGS, Application install.
  • VMware virtualization servers.
  • DHCP IP subnet management.
  • Batch file, Visual Basic Script, and PowerShell, scripting experience
  • Experience with Remedy Ticket systems and metrics.

Confidential, Arlington, Virginia

Remote Access Network Engineer


  • Provide the client secure remote access to sensitive data through public web access.
  • Implement encryption system for tracking, control, and integrity of secure devices.
  • Provide training and documentation to client on remote access principles and procedures.
  • Using remote software (Dameware), connected to client systems for remote help sessions.
  • Managed VTC (Video-Tele-Conference) schedule, setup, and test for secure links for the Confidential Joint Staff and Comptroller.
  • Provide network administration support including account creation, Access control, and tape backup. Document in a SoP, Statement of Purpose format.
  • Provide support to Tier I analysts for escalated client issues.

Sr. Systems Support Analyst



  • Provide configuration control and support to the Confidential Comptroller network at the Pentagon.
  • Experience using “REMEDY” call tracking systems.
  • Automate S/W installation using utilities such as Microsoft SMS, Symantec Ghost, Windows Group Policies and other custom designed programs to guarantee quality.

Confidential, Falls Church, Virginia

Sr. Systems Trainer/Analyst


  • Assembly, installation, configuration, networking, troubleshooting, and testing of all hardware and software components of a worldwide Confidential LAN, which includes NT servers and workstations running Oracle client/server products.
  • Provide database conversions from older legacy systems to an ORACLE based database format. Consulted with State Deparment Officers to correct data integrity issues.
  • Coordinate and conduct system administration and end-user training for Embassy staff, (ranging from 2 to 25 personnel), on Windows NT Administration, Microsoft Office, and Modernized Consular Affairs applications.
  • Worked with Database developers to implement client change requests (CCRs) by assisting in the design of the PowerBuilder interface and testing of modified application.
  • Provide both on-site and remote user support following training.
  • Provide on-site support, and system and course evaluation after the training phase.
  • Perform Y2K upgrades and training.

Confidential, Chantilly, Virginia

Integration Engineer/Specialist


  • Responsible for ensuring orders are correctly integrated. Performed quality control checks on orders in sales order processing system.
  • Acted as POC for sales to the service integration department. Assisted technicians in resolving hardware/software problems. 4 years.
  • Developed automated software distribution system using Visual Basic and Borland C++.

Technical Support Representative



  • Provided 24-hour hardware/software support to customers.
  • Resolved compatibility issues involving CPU BIOS’s, hardware resource setting, and software conflicts.
  • Applied troubleshooting skills to isolate hardware failures.
  • Answered questions regarding operating systems and applications, including DOS 6.22, Windows 3.1, WFWG, Win95, NT 4.0/3.51also many applications including the MS Office suite.
  • Gained experience in interacting with customers directly.
  • Sharpened phone skills. 2 years.

Hardware Technician



  • Resolved failures in PC's and peripherals. Gained hands-on experience in identifying and correcting problems.
  • Acquired many hardware certifications from leading manufactures.

Confidential, Greenbelt, MD

Communications Equipment Analyst


  • Part of a customer support team responsible for repair and maintenance of computer equipment.
  • Provided software/hardware support and systems administration training for UNIX based Intel 310/320 systems and DOS based PC's and compatibles.
  • Also provided software development in CP/M, MS-DOS, SCO UNIX using applications such as Lotus 123, Dbase III+, Enable, WordPerfect, MultiMate, iDis and XENIX products.

Confidential, Fairfax, VA



  • Duties included repairing and maintaining all digital and computer equipment in the plant.
  • Initially performed integration of new systems to troubleshooting and correcting problems with online diagnostics and test equipment.
  • Learned techniques for repairing circuit boards, aligning disk drive heads, and preventive maintenance.

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