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Network Engineer Resume

SKILL:

  • Routing Switching VLANS Wireless Wireless Site Surveys Nexus 5K and 2K (Very little 7k)
  • ASA DMVPN VPN VoIP DNS BGP MPLS Fiber Fiber Channel Data Center NX - OS Dell Meraki Cisco Catalysts Security Call Manager 9.1 Troubleshooting Configurations Consulting DHCP Wireless Site Surveys Change Management Ticket Management Issue Resolution
  • Port-Channel Rack Management and Design Cisco Router VSS Team Lead LAN/WAN
  • Wire Management GRE Data Center Design and Management APC System Monitoring

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

Network Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Built Site to Site VPN’s on Cisco ASA 5508 pair with other health organizations
  • Took lead on Cisco firewall management with opening or closing ports and verifying security of ports not being used
  • Implementing IP address forwarding on Cisco ASA firewall
  • Verifying security of firewall when hacking alerts are hitting the news or if there are reports of malware or viruses infecting a large scale of businesses
  • Analyzed and reported on security products such as SEIM’s, IPS’ and IDS’
  • Managed Nexus 5K pair
  • Installed Meraki access points at doctors’ office’s
  • Troubleshot routing issues
  • Troubleshot ISP issues
  • Moved and rebuilt networks from one site to another site
  • Attended team meetings to discuss current issues
  • Assisted in migrations of users and computers from one domain to another

Confidential

Network Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Debugged and stood up DMVPN infrastructure that was not working when I started the project and carried it through to deployment stage in under 4 months after it was stagnant for over 8 months
  • Designed route maps to direct traffic out specific interfaces based on availability and priority of traffic
  • Tested failover between leased line and DMVPN while ensuring no routing loops
  • Implemented tagging to know which routes were coming from what interfaces
  • Deployed DMVPN in store front sites while business was open
  • Collaborated with other teams for project design and deployment
  • Implemented Zscaler web filtering on router level through encrypted GRE tunnels
  • Implemented Cable modem connectivity to router as backup DMVPN connection and primary internet connection with backup 4G connection

Confidential

Solutions Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Key participant in wireless survey for large hospital organization spanning multiple buildings which we needed to verify that the heat maps were collecting the data necessary to redesign the wireless system
  • Attended wireless the company required everyone to attend to have a uniform understanding on how the wireless surveys should be done
  • Key participant and developer in designing policies and procedures to implement a 300+ Cisco wireless access point rollout (some wall mounts to cinder block or concrete) for large university in 6 days
  • Attended security for Cisco Sourcefire Firepower and ASA Firewall configuration and implementation
  • Applied knowledge and skills from prior positions to be primary implementer of configuration on datacenter equipment (Nexus 5578up, Cisco 3850, ASA 5555) to prepare for accessibility remotely during deployment
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team and actively participated as primary implementer of route changes from EIGRP to static routes for a bank firm
  • Install 2960-X switch for home healthcare firm

Confidential

Lead System Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Conducted regular security audits to evaluate security reliability and accessibility on servers and firewall to prevent and safeguard against unauthorized users
  • Monitored and tracked traffic flow to make recommendations about equipment upgrades and device recommendations to clients and internal affiliates
  • Developed the procedure to overhaul infrastructure and replace stand-alone Server switch with redundant Cisco 2900 switch stack with 30 Gbit uplink to redundant Cisco 4500-X core switch to ensure datacenter availability and access to servers
  • Designed, implemented, and supported new infrastructure with redundant core switches with Cisco 4500-X pair replacing standalone core switch
  • Developed network and system diagrams with little to no prior information of network/system
  • Primary administrator for multiple VMware ESX-i hosts with V-Center
  • Migrated 300+ users from an old Exchange server system to a new Exchange server system
  • Administrator for Windows 2008 and 2012 Server farm
  • Designed and Deployed DFS-R between Windows 2008 and Windows 2012
  • Learned, administrated, recommended and implemented decommission of Bluecoat proxy system replacing it with firewall proxy
  • Primary Information Security Officer of Fortinet firewall with IDS/IPS and Fortinet VPN with Fortitokens using SSL and IPSec
  • Collaborated and actively participated with interdisciplinary teams to develop support plan from the ground up
  • Primary administer for phone system with Cisco Call Manager and Cisco Unity
  • Verbally communicated technical problems to NON-technical clients regarding network and servers
  • Primary team lead for other teams (End User, Help Desk, Server)
  • Supervised for Network Team, including managing other employees
  • Recommended new or re-visitation of security policies and access rules

Confidential

Sr. Network Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Ensured Cisco 4507 switch network uptime for call-center facility through hands and feet support to offshore NOC
  • Assisted in 5000+ Cisco 7945 phone cut-over
  • Installed UCS equipment in new infrastructure and initiated Configuration Setups
  • Racked, wired, and initiated new infrastructure of six Nexus 7K chassis, 5k and 2k Switches
  • Implemented configuration for Nexus 5k and 2k switches
  • Monitored and tracked ticket system decreasing 400+ tickets to <150 tickets in 3 weeks
  • Increased Resolution and Response for Network related issues by assessing the users’ needs and satisfactorily resolving their problems
  • Implemented Windows Server Operating Systems utilizing VMware V-Sphere
  • Maintained support handoff for meetings regarding design and configurations

Confidential

System Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Conducted wireless survey in church organization building to redesign wireless network and improve coverage.
  • Implemented projects include installing routers, switches, access points, and firewalls
  • Configured firewalls for home automation remote access
  • Configured iPhones to sync with network devices, emails, contacts, & calendars to resolve client concerns and exceeding their expectations
  • Configured of Client Server Environments, VPNs, FTPs, AP’s and Firewalls
  • Trained in Cisco technologies, VoIP, Routing and Switching, etc.
  • Implemented VMware and Parallels software in new operating systems and technologies

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively reduced average time for network resolution of issue to 15 minutes or less through improving accuracy in troubleshooting.
  • Quickly identifying problems and generating onsite follow up appointments as needed
  • Promoted from Level I to Level II within two months, which was a record time for any previous technician.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary teams to resolve network issues and/or DSL signal issues.
  • Maintained a 99% or higher “no call back” record

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Provided exceptional work wiring commercial buildings for network upgrades and architecture restructuring.
  • Implemented an upgraded retail POS system in multiple locations
  • Customized Cat5e cable and Fiber cables to installation specifications
  • Assisted an implementation of an upgraded preshow system in multiple locations for a major theater company
  • Developed diagrams and documentations of all cable and Network Installations

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