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Senior Architect/ It Manager Resume

Fullerton, CA

SUMMARY

  • Highly - analytical, resourceful IT professional with notable success directing a broad range of government and corporate IT Systems security initiatives.
  • 10+ years of hands-on experience leading all stages of system development efforts including planning, RCA, architecture, testing, and implementation of solutions in support of business objectives.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Systems and Network Administration
  • Systems Security, Backups and Recovery
  • Active Directory, GPO, Microsoft Stack,
  • Azure and AWS Cloud Solutions.
  • Exchange and Exchange Migration
  • Mixed Platform Virtual Environment, HyperV, VMware
  • Technical Infrastructure (LAN, WAN, VPN, NOC)
  • Cisco, Meraki Switching and routing.
  • Automation and Machine Learning
  • Ransomeware containment and AntiVirus.
  • End User Training and Support
  • EMC, Nutanix, Cisco Blades Storage Support
  • Bilingual - Fluent in English and Arabic

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Microsoft OS
  • CentOS
  • Linux
  • Ubuntu Desktop and Server
  • Mac OS
  • C++
  • Perl
  • Microsoft Stack
  • SCCM
  • VBScripting and PowerShell
  • Android
  • IOS
  • TCP/IP
  • DNS
  • SMTP
  • VMware vSphere
  • HyperV
  • AntiVirus
  • SymanteC
  • TrendMicro
  • Sophos
  • Cylance
  • Malwarebytes
  • Dell SonicWall
  • Cisco Firewalls
  • Comodo Antivirus (Scanner and AV) ESET
  • SQL
  • MySQL.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Senior Architect/ IT Manager

Confidential, Fullerton, Ca

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining Nutanix storage infrastructure, Major Bios Firmware upgrade of a 4 node cluster.
  • PRISM upgrade of Nutanix cluster. implemented Backups utilizing veeam with off-site replication to backblaze
  • Planned a deployment of parallel network to maintain productivity and load balanced departments for utilizing both circuits.
  • Planned Fiber Optic run to maximize Circuit usage of full 1g pipe.
  • Lead Position for pushing ITIL3 Policies, SLA procedures, with aim to PCI compliancy.
  • Meraki Network management, and S2S VPN setup, circuit deployments.
  • Expanded network to 4 additional Satellite sites.
  • Management of AWS S2 storage and prep for a full cloud migration, including EC2 policies, and permissions.
  • Deployed AWS billing scripts to maintain budget.
  • MAC Environment Support, MAC File server management.
  • SimpleMDM total rebuild, management, Application packaging and deployment.
  • Automation of network discovery, including offline servers.
  • O365 health management, renewed licenses, prepped for Azure migration.
  • Directing Helpdesk into ITIL3 customer support approach.

Senior VDI Architect Contractor

Confidential, Newport Beach, Ca

Responsibilities:

  • VDI Migration and Implementation project support for VMware Horizon View VDI Platform.
  • Successfully, maintained 40 ESXI hosts upgrades, upgraded DIMMS, maintenance internal components and provided hardware stability.
  • Successfully provide end user VDI Support, on site and satellite offices.
  • Reviewing Documentation and updated current documentation of Golden Image Build, HV build and basic troubleshooting steps.
  • Took Lead on Image build of WIN10, QA and Rolling Image through testing and production Hosts.
  • Prepped HorizonView for an upgrade to ver7.12
  • Teradici Zero and ThinOS devices and respective management consoles.

Senior Project Systems Engineer

Confidential, Las Vegas, NV

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and guide a team of 4 Systems Administrators
  • VMware and VDI desktops integration.
  • Documentation of Current systems deployed.
  • Enhance Advanced Legal infrastructure and provide feedback in areas that are susceptible for improvement.
  • Manage all 20 client’s networks (cisco, meraki), streamline application flow through VDI.
  • Liaison to Service manager and Clients to maintain best customer service.

Senior Systems Engineer

Confidential, Long Beach Ca.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintained Entire Network and Server Infrastructure for 10 Clients with minimum of 150 Employees.
  • Migrated clients from On Prem AD to Azure and O365.
  • Built new Domain for a client and migrated 3000 users utilizing scripts and ADMT.
  • Upgraded client’s production applications with minimal downtime,
  • Upgraded AntiVIrus system to enhance security and integrity of data.
  • Documented, Maintained and Enhanced Network of Clients while transitioning Data. provided feedback to Clients Contact points and provided 100% Customer Satisfaction with proven Letter of Recommendations.
  • Migrated clients Exchange 5 utilizing Microsoft Migration Tools
  • Built and upgraded Domain Controllers while maintaining Network Flouncy.
  • Deployed, Maintained and Troubleshooted Dell Storage Devices SANS and NASs.
  • Deployed, Maintained and verified Backup Solutions such as Veeam, Backup exec and NetBackup.

Lead Senior Systems Engineer

Confidential, Los Angeles, CA

Responsibilities:

  • Deployment of VMware and storage infrastructure Vmware Esxi (5.0, 5.5, 6.0 and 6.5)
  • Successfully setup a set of redundant Hosts for Migration Project.
  • Lead Transition engineer, Transitioning Confidential from Xerox to Confidential MSP
  • Upgraded 6 Domain controllers from 2003 forest to 2012 Standard with Mesh replication.
  • Successfully documented all critical hardware and software including topology lay out and DR plans.
  • Successfully Migrated From VMware to HyperV
  • Configuration and deployment of Virtual Desktop software such as VMware Horizon View and Citrix XenApp and XenDestop.
  • Plan, manage, and communicate activities/deliverables of a Mid/Large project plan.
  • Perform Security Audits, AntiVirus TEMPeffectiveness, Outline security Flaws, document procedures.

System Administrator

Confidential, Whittier, CA

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting server VM farms ESXi (4.1, 5.0, 5.5) 900+ Server, data centers, Citrix farms (1400), and HA LoadBalancers both Citrix, and Ms-SQL.
  • Daily Administration of Exchange servers, Migration and new Deployment, Administration of DataStores and overseeing LOGS and flushing logs.
  • Secure mobile Application, and server installation/expansion and maintenance.
  • Various application installation on windows server /MSI package, troubleshooting.
  • International support experience (for documentation purposes, and presentations.)
  • IBM Tivoli, COMMVAULT, and AS400 backup, Disaster Recovery Plan.
  • Private Cloud management (Azure).
  • Creation of new Forest for new site for 4500 users with LDAP authentication for EHR applications.
  • Deployed RODC in DMZ to utilize Vendor applications authentication.
  • Responsible for Vocyra inner communication devices.
  • Tested Cisco Wireless Controller, raised awarness on blackout areas and assisted in deployment of Cisco ASA.

Lead System Administrator

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for a Team of 5 Systems administrators,
  • Provide user and Microsoft Exchange account maintenance of over 10,000 users along with troubleshooting and maintenance of an Enterprise-class Army System that consist of 3 domains 2 are high Sensitive Networks.
  • Oversees system backups, hardware/software installation and upgrades.
  • All aspects of Systems Administration to include but not limited to Microsoft 2003 Active Directory and print queues.
  • Assisted Enterprise in teh Architecture of AD, expansion and deployment.
  • Daily administration of Exchange 2003 and Outlook Web Access. Microsoft SMS, WSUS and DHCP.
  • Veritas Backup Exec 12.0 Backup / Restores and CommVault Galaxy Backup & Recovery.
  • Maintain Systems Availability and perform regular maintenance on equipment’s.
  • Proficient at hardware maintenance and troubleshooting of various Dell Server, LTO library and EMC SANs.
  • Maintaining virus / security requirements by teh US Army.
  • Enhanced security by deploying AV Agents Base wide using SCCM, with minimal downtime.

IT Technician/ Contractor

Confidential, Costa Mesa, CA

Responsibilities:

  • Building, deploying, and supporting computers/servers and software applications.
  • Server / Systems administration.
  • Experience with MS Exchange 2003 and Exchange 2007 migrations and new installations
  • Experience with Windows O/S - 2003 and 2008 -VMware
  • Planning and monitoring technology resource utilization and making recommendations based on

IT Specialist

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Recover VMware passwords using Knoppix (Linux)
  • Respond to emergency Data Disaster Recovery
  • ESXI/ESXI3 installation and upgrades Inplace upgrade

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