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Lead Consultant Resume

SUMMARY:

  • Committed to maximizing technological performance and reliabilitySeasoned and talented Information Technology and Engineering Leader, offering key achievements and expertise throughout large corporate settings.
  • Proven ability to successfully direct the lifecycles and deliverables of key projects and deploy scalable solutions.
  • Recognized as an expert in the management of technical operations; achieves continual operability and functionality and delivers high - level user support and guidance.
  • Leads solutions-oriented approaches to support requirements; optimizes systems.
  • Mature professional who excels during conflicts.
  • Team Leadership & Development
  • System Engineering and Analysis
  • System Deployments/Integration
  • System Automation and Consolidation
  • Strategic Business Planning & Analysis
  • Business Continuance Techniques/Skill
  • Solutions Analysis/Implementation
  • Programs & Projects Management
  • Technical Direction and Evaluation

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Technology Snapshot: R/S6000 and AS/400 | SUN | HP | Dell | Network Hubs | Network Routers | Dec Micro VAX | CSU and DSU | ISDN | NetApp Filer | Sybase | Oracle | DB2 | SQL Server | Essbase | Lotus Notes | Microsoft Office Suite | BMC Suite | PC-xware | Reflection | Rumba | DbArtisan | Macromedia Suites | Adobe Suites | HP UNIX | Weblogic | Webmethod | JDEdwards | PeopleSoft | Vantive | VMware | AIX | Linux | Solaris | Novell | Dos

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

Lead Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • I was brought in to give leadership to the design and implantation of the BMC Project .
  • Evaluate the current Confidential environment, make recommendations, and report to Senior Management overall progress of project.
  • Using BBSA 8.7.3, running on Windows, SQL Database (2 App Server, 5 Job Servers, 1 Configuration Server, 1 Reporting Server, 3 Repeater Servers, 2 Repository/Helper Servers, 1 BDSSA Server) environment size over 15,00. All new builds after evaluation, and upgrade.
  • Built out Production environment.
  • Built out Secondary environment.
  • Assisted team in building of development environment.
  • Made recommendation on hiring staff
  • Trained staff
  • Trained user communities how to use Confidential
  • Author Product Design, Implementation and Support documentation
  • Customer very satisfied with solution that was provided for them.

Confidential

SME

Responsibilities:

  • I was brought into evaluate, improve, and help document the existing Confidential environment.
  • Using BBSA 8.7.1, running on Windows, SQL Database (3 App Server, 5 Job Servers, 1 Configuration Server, 1 Reporting Server, 5 Repeater Servers, 1 BDSSA Server) environment size over 35, 000 servers internationally. All new builds after evaluation and upgrade.
  • Author Product Design, Implementation and Support documentation
  • Provide support to the Solutions Engineering team towards designing solutions to meet project requirements
  • Develop methods to create repeatable and efficient procedures to deploy products
  • Develop frameworks and best practices for disaster recovery and high availability application design, DMZ application hosting, test environment specifications, etc that can be applied consistently to application infrastructure deployments
  • Manage the lifecycle of the full catalog of server technology products
  • Customer very satisfied with solution that was provided for them.

Senior Engineer

Confidential, MN

Responsibilities:

  • I was brought in to design, build, and implement the Confidential environment, Cargill has never deployed Confidential before.
  • Using BBSA 8.5.1, running on Windows, SQL Database (3 App Server, 5 Job Servers, 1 Reporting Server, 5 Repeater Servers, 1 BDSSA Server) environment size over 15, 000 servers internationally.
  • Cargill was mainly a SCCM shop, but the growth in UNIX servers lead them to look for a complete datacenter tool.
  • Provided documentation and leadership on the installation of the Unix and Windows agent installation. Modified the ACL s files for Unix and Windows so both teams could just copy the files to make the agent installation easier.
  • Cargill uses Confidential for all OS patching, Sox Audits, Audits, Compliance, Software updates, and Reporting.
  • Created and documented all jobs for patching, audit, compliance, snapshot.
  • Created and document all templates for Windows and Unix.
  • Created and documented all reports. Configuration of the reports included email output to desired groups.
  • This was a great project in which a lot of work was done to fully satisfy the needs of the customer, being Cargill had never used Confidential, I spent a lot of time doing knowledge transfers to the teams and management.
  • Customer very satisfied with solution that was provided for them.

Senior Engineer

Confidential, Dulles, VA

Responsibilities:

  • Part of the Disaster Recovery Team at Confidential.
  • Confidential 8.2, running on Sun OS, Spark 5.10, environment size 10,000 servers
  • I was brought in to find a way to use Confidential in the failover process, since Confidential is one of the main tools used at Confidential .
  • Architect and Engineered a scalable automated solution to use jobs (snapshot, audit, compliance) using templates and nsh scripts.
  • Which upon completion would send emails out to desired groups.
  • Customer very satisfied with the scalable automated solution that was given to them.

Confidential

Senior Engineer

Confidential, Fort Worth, Texas

Responsibilities:

  • Led the consolidation of seven data centers into three across international facilities; leveraged Confidential expertise to maximize server performance, ensure compliance with company standards, and minimize human error.
  • Patched all operating systems throughout the network and established key standards for SOX, PCI, and system security.
  • Coordinated the talent acquisition initiatives for the department; screened, interviewed, recruited, developed, and retained top talent, facilitate training programs and provides influential leadership.
  • Deliver technical and management expertise for automation systems in support of the operating systems, software and patch deployments, configuration changes, compliance reports, and scripting
  • Orchestrated systems deployment, configuration, management, and workflow; directed the large-scale automated build, packaging, and deployment techniques and manage the application lifecycles

Architect

Confidential, Irving, Texas

Responsibilities:

  • Led the upgrade of Confidential to support internal systems and optimize performance; integrated over 1,500 company registers with Confidential which improved all PCI and system modifications.
  • Planned, coordinated, and seamlessly executed complex projects; managed all lifecycles and deliverables, produced comprehensive reports, monitored timelines, and delivered timely and quality results.
  • Organized and directed internal audits and established rules for PCI compliance; implemented and enforced procedures and modified all templates.
  • Upgraded and deployed the new Confidential environment 7.4.1 to 8.1; setup report servers, recreate custom reports, integrated 5,000+ new servers, documented data, and setup the new job schedulers

Project Manager

Confidential, Houston, Texas

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinated, managed, and directed multiple projects simultaneously from initiation to project closure.
  • Ensured all projects ran smooth, defined project schedules, and secured consulting resources as needed.
  • Managed the Statement of Work (SOW) process, RFP responses and proposals, and ensured quality.
  • Communicated any project risks and developed and implemented resolutions to any risks or problems.
  • Provided pre-sales assistance for projects and services opportunities and communicated new status updates.
  • Monitored resource availability and allocated new resources to meet internal goals; worked closely with account managers to communicate opportunities and oversaw and monitored work progression
  • Facilitated and led new meetings throughout the project lifecycle, including project closure meetings with customers; responded to direct inquiries, questions or requests and provided strategic guidance

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