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Cheif Systems Engineer Resume

Mclean, VA

SUMMARY:

Seeking a position utilizing the extensive understanding of programming languages and operating systems that I have developed during my academic and professional career, providing opportunities to future develop techniques and tools to develop robust, secure, and reliable computing systems for personal and enterprise level needs.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Networking: Intimately familiar with a large variety of networking protocols and tools, such as SNORT, SNMP, HTTP, LDAP, SSL, Pcap, and wireshark .

Hardware: Experienced in managing, deploying, and programming Cisco routers, HP/IBM/Sun blade centers.

Applications/Tools: Visual C++, GCC, Java, Office tools. CM Tools such as VSS and McCabe TrueChange

Operating Systems: WindowsXP, WindowsME, Windows2003, Linux, and Solaris

SAN Storage: Configuration and Management of EMC Clarion, EMC Symetrix, COPAN, NETApp FAS 3200, SUN 2500, HP StoreEdge, IXSystems TRUNAS

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, McLean, VA

Cheif Systems Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Configured and Deployed IXSystems TRUNAS for project support
  • Developed custom health and performance monitoring software for TRUNAS storage arrays
  • Developed Kickstart deployment scripts for the system
  • Maintained and Documented deployment platforms
  • Performed system security duties, including documentation, security scans, and configuration management and government reporting.
  • Developed system performance monitoring metrics and system deployment with a custom metrics server
  • Developed custom electronics, and code to monitor cell, power, and camera systems
  • Developed user interface (C#) for alert reporting and performance monitoring
  • Developed analytic(s) for metrics server to monitor network security, such as tracking user movements, automated penetration testing etc.
  • This is a custom architecture, in which I can develop analytic plugins to monitor and enhance network level security.
  • Future metrics and analytics are intended to bring forensic capabilities found in tools such as encase, to an enterprise level, in near - real-time.

Confidential, Herndon, VA

Systems Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Procured, installed and maintained SAN Storage Systems, HP StoreEdge, NETApp FAS 3200, and Sun Storage
  • Developed Kickstart deployment scripts for IDSP & IAT programs
  • Maintained and Documented deployment platforms
  • Deployed and configured NIS, DNS, NFS, and LDAP server
  • Developed various shell scripts to support deployed systems, and facilitate system management
  • Performed system security duties, including documentation, security scans, and configuration management and government reporting.
  • Configured and deployed virtualization platforms VMWare and Xen included.
  • Developed system performance monitoring metrics and system deployment using tools such as R HQ, Nagios, and Wiki.
  • Debugged and re mediated many issues with Trunk Lines, VLANs, and misconfigured storage arrays. Problems included: circular routes, ghost VLAN, mis - configured FA Ports, and numerous other issues

Confidential, Herndon, VA

Systems Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Monitored critical infrastructure used in massive data mining operation.
  • Deployed and maintained multiple Oracle database clusters, using Linux.
  • Provided crucial design support to the customer, and automated system builds.
  • One system alone was developed with over one hundred servers, each rebuilt on a weekly basis, managing nearly one peta - byte of data.
  • Worked with senior scientists at EMC, NetApp, and Netzza, developing new and custom applications for automated system optimization.
  • Contributed Code to NetApp for the Distributed NFS file system.
  • Developed Code for custom search applications on the Netezza Platform.
  • Worked with senior scientists at EMC, NetApp, and Netzza, to troubleshoot integration problems with new systems
  • Managed EMC Clarion and Symetrix Storage Arrays
  • Debugged issues with SAN storage systems and working directly with Storage Vendors: EMC, CPAN, NetApp, and NETEZZA .
  • Optimized storage configurations to maximize system performance: Configured systems with MPIO, Loop and FA port management, and FA port assignment planning and configuration.
  • Software Engineer: Assisted in enterprise search architecture.
  • Supported enterprise applications
  • Deployed and maintained numerous Linux servers, including several Oracle RAC systems.
  • Configured numerous Linux and Windows systems with MultiPath I/O (MPIO).

Confidential, McLean, VA

Senior Software Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • I was privileged to be able to design and implement communication systems from the ground - up and able to work all aspects including, traffic management, data security, access control, and storage.
  • Responsibilities include researching Internet protocols and the development of software components using said protocols for multiple windows platforms.
  • Device driver development for Windows95, WindowsME, Windows2003, and Linux.
  • Responsible for cross-platform development of device drivers for a multi-platform application, useful in controlling operating system I/O activities.

Confidential, Fair Lakes, VA

Senior Software Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Worked closely with customer to maintain and provide custom code for system used to assess contract compliance.
  • In addition to product development for language analysis tools, a significant amount of time was spent in maintaining tool used for numerical analysis.
  • Developing experiment software in support of linguistic applications.
  • Responsibilities included integration of Unicode and XML support for the New Turbo Tag project; an experimental linguistic analysis tool.
  • Sole developer of the New Turbo Tag language compiler.

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