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Amazon Aws Cloud Solutions Architect Resume

Greenbelt, MD

SUMMARY:

  • Amazon AWS Cloud Solutions Architect with demonstrated 20 years of hands - on experience in systems, networking and security controls design. Hands-on technical expertise in private, public and hybrid cloud IaaS infrastructure design, development, configuration, installation, implementation, deployment, monitoring and maintenance dat supports PaaS and SaaS DevOps platforms. Working noledge of Amazon Workspaces, Citrix XenClient, Dell and HP thin and zero clients. Hands-on experience with Windows 2012 and 2008 Instances and Servers, WMware vSphere, Linux Ubuntu, Red Hat and CentOS. Hands-on experience with Cisco ASA, Checkpoint and Fortigate FWs, and Cisco Catalyst stackable Switches. Hands-on experience with Zultys and NexVortex VoIP and SIP trunk desing, installation, configuration and monitoring. Knowledge of FaxBack. Knowledge of FISMA, FIPS, NIST and NPR regulations, and CIS Benchmarking, USGCB and STIGs policies and security controls.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Hardware: Network cabling installation, Cisco Routers and Catalyst Switches configuration, Cisco ASA, Checkpoint and Fortigate Firewalls, Windows Servers, Instances and Workstations building, installation, configuration and maintenance, NLB, clustering, and Network Monitoring and optimization. Data Center support.

Software: Cisco IOS 12.x and 11; Windows Instances and Servers 2012 R2, 2008 R2, 2003, 2000 and NT4.0; Windows 8.1, 7, Vista, XP Pro, 2000 Pro, NT4.0, NT3.x, 98 and 95; Exchange 2010, 2007, 2003 and 5.0; SQL 2007, 2005 and 7.0; IIS 7.0, 6.0 and 5.0; SCCM 2007; SMS 2003 and 2.0; PIV, PKI, VMware, MySQL, PHP and Drupal 6 and 7.

Network Tools: CiscoWorks, Cisco IDS, Cisco NetScanner and Secure Policy Manager, HP OpenView, Insight Manager, Backup Exec, anti-virus, anti-spyware, EtherReal, Net Sniffer, MS Operation Manager, MS Migration Tools, MS Performance Monitor, and Network Monitor and Optimization.

Network Security Skills: 3PAO Collaboration, ATO Plan, Security Assessment Report (SAR), Systems and Network audit, Incident response, risk assessment, threat analysis, vulnerability assessment, vulnerability scanning, forensic investigation, firewall administration, IDS/IPS, endpoint, incident report, and systems audit.

Network Security Tools: MBSA, NESSUS scanner, AVG, Ad-Aware, Ethereal, NetStumbler, MailWasher, SNORT, MetaSploit, WireShark, NMAP, John Teh Ripper, Acunetix, Maltego, IronWasp, HconSTF, Ettercap, Nikto, Kismet, TrueCrypt, TripWire, Splunk, BurpSuite, Puppet and WSUS.

Project Management Skills: Strategic planning, executive briefing, project summary, life-cycle development, cost estimating, budget development, scope of work, progress report, risk assessment, negotiation skills, task scheduling, new market analysis,, WBS, MoSCoW, Pareto, PEST and SWOT analysis, and SMART goals.

Project Management Tools: Quick Base, GanttProject Task hierarchy and dependencies, Gantt chart, Resource load chart, PERT chart, PDF and HTML reports, MS Visio, and MS Project and spreadsheet.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Amazon AWS Cloud Solutions Architect

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Major s - Successfully designed, implemented, managed, administered and timely completed teh following projects:
  • Windows 2012 R2 and 2008 R2 Servers and Instances.
  • Red Hat Linux and VMware vSphere.
  • Cisco ASA 5510, Checkpoint 77.10, and Fortigate Firewalls.
  • Cisco 3650X Stackable Switches and 3750X Switches.
  • Windows 8.1 and 7 VDI.
  • Amazon AWS East/West VPC, EC2 Instances, S3 Buckets, Glacier, Route 53 DNS, AMIs, Workspaces, Security Groups, Internet Gateways, Subnetting, Routing Tables, Elastic IPs, Net ACLs & VPN.
  • SQL, MySQL, TrendMicro DeepSecurity and OfficeScan, Splunk, TripWire and Wireshark.
  • Windows Active Directory Domain Services.
  • NIST CIS Benchmarking and USGCB group.
  • RSA Two-Factor Authentication.
  • Tenable Nessus Scan for Windows and Linux.
  • WSUS patch management.
  • Zultys and NexVortex VoIP telecommunication and messaging services.
  • FaxBack configuration.
  • Office 365 setup.

Senior Systems/Network Engineer

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Major s - Successfully designed, implemented, managed, administered and timely completed multi-tiered projects and earned BEP a 20% in budget reduction and 35% in improved work efficiency and productivity:
  • Weekly vulnerability and application scanning. Provide reports to CIO.
  • Migration of Exchange .
  • Disaster Recover failover design and implementation from DC/Fort Worth to Fort Worth/DC.
  • Email retention archiving and global design, configuration and implementation.
  • TIC migration from AT&T TNET security appliances.
  • Upgrade of Windows 2000/2003 Servers to Windows 2008 R2 Hyper-V.
  • Virtualization of Windows 2008 R2 Hyper-V.
  • Upgrade of secure Flowsys equipment for currency printing presses.
  • MAC secure Casper Suite for patch management and S/W distribution design and implementation.
  • MAC secure Centrify PIV card accounts design and implementation.
  • MAC secure Engraving network upgrade. iSCSI SAN network design and implementation in DC and Fort Worth datacenters.
  • Upgrade of Cisco IOS on Core Switches.
  • Reconfiguration of Managed VLANs using Cisco’s best practices.
  • Redesign of secure Photoengraving and Engraving Networks with scalable and optimized switches.
  • Upgrade of IOS on primary Server Farm Switch with zero interruption to services.
  • Replacement of UPS systems in Datacenter dat serve 450 Servers with minimal impact to production.
  • Active Directory Domain Services setup, configuration and maintenance.
  • Group Policies configuration, implementation and changes.
  • SCCM patch management setup, configuration and deployment.
  • WSUS upstream and downstream servers setup, configuration and dbase maintenance.
  • Active Directory Right Management Services configuration.
  • Active Directory Federation Services single sign-on access to systems and applications.
  • Windows Distributed File System DFS setup and configuration.
  • Systems Audit.
  • PKI design and implementation.
  • Linux Red Hat setup and configuration.
  • VMware ESXi and vSphere setup and configuration.

Senior Systems/Network Engineer

Confidential, Greenbelt, MD

Responsibilities:

  • Designed and implemented Configuration Control Board and change management procedures.
  • Managed critical security patching to Servers, PCs and switches branch wide.
  • Designed, configured, implemented and administered Windows Servers 2008 R2 migration.
  • Supervised administrators supporting NX, GPM, SAMS, MMS, ASTRO, TIERS and LRO projects.
  • Provided technical support to scientific equipment and mobile devices.
  • Provided technical support and management for Windows Servers and PCs, and MAC and Linux PCs.
  • Designed and managed teh deployment of desktop biometrics and migration to Windows 7.
  • Implemented teh integration of backup ARRAYS and anti-virus solutions.
  • Designed, implemented and administered Servers failover and High Availability.
  • Designed and configured Windows Active Directory Domain Services and Group Policy Objects.

Senior Systems/Network Engineer

Confidential, Dulles, VA

Responsibilities:

  • Major s:
  • Successfully designed, developed, stood up, installed, configured, implemented, deployed, maintained, managed and administered teh migration of Windows 2000 Servers to 2003 Servers, 2000 Pro to XP Pro and Exchange, Active Directory Domain Services and Group Policy configuration.
  • Successfully designed, developed, stood up, installed, configured, implemented, deployed, maintained, managed and administered teh transformation of 10 Severs and business-critical applications, me.e. Windows 2003, Exchange, SQL 2005, Linux Red Hat setup and VMware ESXi setup and configuration.
  • LAN/WAN Administration:
  • Designed, developed, stood up, installed, configured, deployed, maintained, managed and administered MS Windows 2003 Server, Vista Ultimate, Win XP Pro, Linux Red Hat, and MAC OSX clients running on Windows 2003 Enterprise Servers, Exchange 2003, SQL 2005, SMS 2003 and IIS 6.0.
  • Supervised administrators on teh use of Symantec Exec 12.5, backup, DFS, servers clustering and DR.
  • Designed, built, installed, configured, deployed, maintained and administered enterprise network infrastructure.
  • Managed administrators for teh support of software migration, Servers upgrades, patch management, testing, configuration, implementation, optimization, monitoring, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
  • Managed Cisco 3750 Catalyst Switches and 2006 ISA Firewall/VPN/NAT/IDS support.
  • Voice, Video and Data and VoIP telecommunication & messaging services installation & configuration.
  • Network Security:
  • Managed and administered Cisco IDS/Prevention, firewall rules, patch management, incident response, forensic investigation, vulnerability scanning, risk assessment, threat analysis, incident and event monitoring and systems audit.
  • Project Management:
  • Provided strategic planning, life-cycle development, benefits analysis, task scheduling, scope of work development, constraints identification, quality assurance, productivity improvement,, performance evaluation and emerging technology research.

Senior Systems/Network Engineer

Confidential, Washington, DC

Responsibilities:

  • Major s:
  • Successfully designed developed, stood up, installed, configured, implemented, deployed, maintained, managed and administered teh migration of Windows NT 4.0 to AD 2000 Servers, NT 4.0 to 2000 Pro, Exchange 5.0 to 2000, SMS 1.0 to 2.0, and Sybase to SQL 7.0.
  • LAN/WAN Administration:
  • Designed, developed, installed, configured, implemented, deployed, maintained, managed and administered Windows 2000 Pro, Win NT 4.0 and Win 95/98 clients running on Windows 2000 Servers, Exchange 2000, IIS 5.0, SMS 2.0 and SQL 7.0, Active Directory Domain Services and Group Policies configuration.
  • Administered and supervised teh performance of backup using VERITAS Exec 9.1.
  • Designed, developed, installed, configured, implemented, deployed, maintained, managed and administered Cisco network infrastructure.
  • Provided technical support for software migration, patch management, testing, implementation, configuration, optimization, monitoring, troubleshooting and maintenance of systems.
  • Configured and administered Cisco 4000 Routers, 3000 Catalyst Switches and PIX 500 Firewall.
  • Network Security:
  • Administered and managed Cisco IDS/Prevention, firewall rules, patch management, incident response, forensic investigation, vulnerability scanning, risk assessment, threat analysis, incident and event monitoring, and systems audit.
  • Project Management:
  • Provided strategic planning, project life-cycle development, ISO 9000 processes and procedures fulfillment, agency compliance, quality assurance, performance evaluation, patch management and DR.

Systems/Network Engineer

Confidential, Arlington, VA

Responsibilities:

  • Increased work efficiency by 35% in Arlington International Center.
  • Earned teh President Club Power .
  • Was 200% achiever for 1st and 2nd quarters of 1995.
  • Won teh 1Q94 Spotlight Ovation for high s for 1st Quarter of 1994.
  • Received teh Summer Gold Medalist Top Manager Performer for 1994.
  • Administration:
  • Trained end users on teh use of MCI Telelink, STATS, DEC, TASQ, OCIS, DG, TeleTalk, SystemOne and PowerDial.
  • Conducted focus group meetings and provided needs assessment and conflicts resolution.
  • Worked as a liaison between internal operations and external partners and vendors contacts.

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