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Network Engineer Resume

Greenville, NC

SUMMARY:

My goal is to obtain a position in the IT Engineering/Management field where I can use my knowledge and skills to assist the organization in maintaining a stable infrastructure as well as improve the current technology.

SKILLS PROFILE:

  • Desktop to server troubleshooting skills with multiple applications or connectivity
  • Teamwork with all IT and other staff

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:

Network Engineer

Confidential, Greenville, NC

Responsibilities:

  • Research, evaluate and recommend network architecture solutions based on performance, stability, availability, cost - efficiency, and development requirements needed to support new applications and the users.
  • Work with vendor(s) and project manager(s) to develop, review, and update network architecture standards and documentation related to the overall system architecture and LAN/WAN design; collaborate with and advise colleagues on policies and procedures, technical problem resolution, and best practices for network infrastructure design and implementation.
  • Manages, upgrade and maintenance Monitoring systems (ExtraHop, PRTG, Cisco Prime Infrastructure, Cisco SmartNet Total Care, Cisco DNA Center, Cisco ACS, Solarwinds NetFlow)
  • Administration, upgrading and working knowledge of Cisco Wireless LAN along with security concepts.
  • Upgrade, manage and configure Citrix NetScaler ADC for Load Balancing.
  • Some administration, monitoring and working knowledge of VMware and related technologies (vCenter).
  • Implementation, administration and working knowledge of Windows DNS, Cisco Prime IP Express DHCP & Infoblox.
  • Assisting team in Backup data center configurations and installs of network equipment.

Senior Network Engineer

Confidential, Rocky Mount, NC

Responsibilities:

  • Research, evaluate and recommend network architecture solutions based on performance, stability, availability, cost- efficiency, and development requirements needed to support new applications and the users.
  • Work with vendor(s) and project manager(s) to develop, review, and update network architecture standards and documentation related to the overall system architecture and LAN/WAN design; collaborate with and advise colleagues on policies and procedures, technical problem resolution, and best practices for network infrastructure design and implementation.
  • Consult with and advise users of various technology infrastructure designs and architecture models; generate conceptual, logical, and physical network architectures, test plans, requirements, use cases, interface control documents, and risk assessments to ensure the design and delivery of network LAN/WAN architecture that conform to application and user requirements.
  • Project Management of different technology upgrades (ex. IP Address Changes for different systems).
  • Assist project management with the design, procurement, installation, testing, cutover, and reporting activities.
  • Develop and coordinate system lifecycle management including developing or reviewing asset, configuration, change, and security for network system.
  • Troubleshoot complex network and hardware problems.
  • Research and analyze significant and complex network problems; and perform special projects and initiatives as assigned.
  • Advanced skills in planning, designing and troubleshooting complex security environments.
  • Experience in designing and implementing perimeter security solutions.
  • Implementation, management, upgrade and working knowledge of Check Point Firewall as well as the Site-to-Site VPNs, IPS/IDS, etc. in the Checkpoint console.
  • Working knowledge of Network Security (LAN/WAN, Wireless, Desktop, etc.).
  • Working knowledge of IP Telephony (Cisco Preferred). Administration and working knowledge of Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Farm environment.
  • Working knowledge of Cisco Products (Switches, ISE, ACS, Wireless Controllers & Access Points, Prime Infrastructure, UCS and CallManager).
  • Administration, upgrading and working knowledge of Cisco Wireless LAN along with security concepts.
  • Some administration, monitoring and working knowledge of VMware and related technologies (vCenter).
  • Administration and working knowledge of Virus, Malware and Spyware Protection (TrendMicro’s Interscan, Officescan, Scanmail, etc.).
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Linux Operating Systems. Implementation, administration and working knowledge of DNS, DHCP and Active Directory environments.
  • Understanding of SANS Infrastructure. Understanding of Backup & Replication / Backup Technologies.
  • Good working knowledge of LAN/WAN networking technologies and how they interact with technical security infrastructure.
  • Strong ability to document processes, procedures and security designs clearly and accurately for distribution to internal teams and customers.
  • Understanding of other technologies required to run an enterprise level infrastructure.
  • Exposure to network troubleshooting tools such as Wireshark, tcpdump etc and the ability to interpret their output.
  • Demonstrated experience in dealing with external vendors and suppliers in the security industry

Network Administrator

Confidential, Rocky Mount, NC

Responsibilities:

  • Administration of Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policies.
  • Effectively establishes and maintains network users; operating systems, network applications; user logins and network security.
  • Installs, configures and manages network operating systems (e.g., Microsoft Server 2000/2003, etc.) and application software such as Microsoft’s Exchange, SQL, and backup software. Performs hardware and software configurations on network servers, print servers, hubs and firewall for maximum performance and network integrity.
  • Maintains and supports IP addresses, Internet access, email addresses and security Administers, manages and configures Enterprise Level Antivirus System (Trend Micro Interscan, Officescan and Scanmail).
  • Assist with coordination of Fiber and CAT5e/6 line pulls for facility. Some UNIX/AIX user and printer setup.
  • Enterprise backup for servers (Symantec Backup Exec) Windows Critical and Security updates for servers.

Network Analyst

Confidential, Rocky Mount, NC

Responsibilities:

  • Administration of Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policies and User Setup. Installation, setup and manage Microsoft Windows 2000 Server on HP/Compaq hardware (DL360, DL380, etc.)
  • Maintaining Print Queue Servers as well as Printer Firmware updates.
  • Manage Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server. Manages and configures Enterprise backup for servers (Symantec Backup Exec) Manages Windows Critical and Security updates for servers

Technical Support Analyst

Confidential, Rocky Mount, NC

Responsibilities:

  • PC installation, configuration, repairs and backup CAT5e line pulls for new PC, printer and other network equipment installations.

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