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Senior Engineer Resume

Tampa, FL

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • 22 Years networking experience, installing, upgrading Novell and Windows enterprise.
  • 20 Years supporting and performance tuning Citrix.
  • 14 Years supporting Clustered SQL.
  • 8 Years supporting and performance tuning VMware ESX, and VSphere.
  • Experience supporting SCCM, WSUS, and SMS.
  • Experience with security issues, wireless networking, and change management.
  • Experience with Cisco IronPort, Blackberry servers, Nagios, and Solarwinds Orion.
  • Experience with SCOM, DNS, DHCP, and WINS.
  • Experience with upgrading VMWare 3.5 and 4.1 to Vsphere 5.5.
  • Experience building and supporting Windows 2003, 2008r2, and 2012.
  • Experience with Linux and PowerShell scripting.
  • Excellent working knowledge of network topologies and protocols.
  • Experience supporting local and remote end users.
  • Experience supporting Active Directory, McAfee EPO, Oracle, and Linux.
  • Experience supporting Clustered Exchange 5.5, 2003 and 2007.
  • Experience with EMC, Dell, HP and NetApp Filer Storage Area Networks.
  • Experience maintaining Data Centers, Dell, HP and IBM rack and blade servers.
  • Experience with Package Builds, Scripting, Cisco PIX, Juniper, and Watchguard firewalls.
  • Experience creating engineering/architecture documentation.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential, Tampa, FL

Senior Engineer (Contract)

Supported clients’ nationwide running Xen Server, Xen Center, VDI in a Box, XenApp farms.

Duties

  • Monitor network performance.
  • Build new Xen Server farms for clients.
  • Install, configure, and maintain VDI clients.
  • Publish applications in Xen App.
  • Support Barracuda Web filter, message archiver, backup.
  • Support Data Core.
  • Supervise field support personnel.
  • Create network documentation for clients.
  • Support infrastructure of all clients.
  • Support Windows 2003, 2008r2, and 2012.
  • Built and supported Red Hat, and Umbuntu Linux servers.
  • Ensure customer issues resolved in timely manner.

Confidential - Tampa, FL

Infrastructure Analyst (Contract)

Supported 620 servers, XenApp farms, and 88 VMWare hosts worldwide.

Duties

  • Monitor network performance.
  • Create new Virtual Servers.
  • Support XenApp 6.5, XenDesktop 7, VSphere 5.5
  • Setup new Virtual Applications hosted on Citrix.
  • Supported Red Hat and Umbuntu Linux.
  • Built new Red Hat Linux Oracle RAC servers.
  • Support users using CA Unicenter.
  • Support Windows Server 2003, 2008r2, and 2012.

Confidential - Dorado, AR

Network/Server Specialist (perm position) AmerCable manufactures electrical control cable for the Oil, Gas, and Mining Industry.

Major Accomplishments

  • Upgraded VMWare environment from ESX 3.5 and 4.1 to VSphere 5.1.
  • Implemented SAN.
  • Implemented Kace KBOX helpdesk ticketing, patch management system.
  • Integrated legacy AmerCable network into Confidential network.
  • Upgraded Watchguard Firebox firewall.
  • Datacenter migration from Houston to Arkansas using Site Recovery Manager.
  • Implemented cloud backup for remote offices.
  • Created network documentation, and Disaster Recovery Plan.

Duties

  • Monitor server event logs, print queues, Citrix, XenApp, VMWare, Oracle administration.
  • Account creation, BlackBerry activations, BES and SAN administration.
  • Iphone, Ipad, workstation Zebra printer, wireless scan guns setup.
  • UPS, PDU, environmental monitoring, and physical security systems.
  • Phone system and voice mail administration, application package builds.
  • Supported Linux.
  • Manage DNS, DHCP, and WINS.

Confidential Orlando, FL

Network Administrator (contract position).

Major Accomplishments

  • Upgraded VMWare ESX 3.5 to VSphere 4.0.
  • Created package builds and installation scripts.
  • Setup SCCM
  • Upgraded workstations to Windows 7.

Duties

  • Managed DNS, DHCP, and WINS.
  • Monitored performance of Citrix Xen, SQL 2005 2008 using Solarwinds cleaned up Active Directory, configured Windows 2008 servers. Created technical documentation.

Confidential Stuart, FL

Systems Engineer (contract position)

Duties

  • Managed DNS, DHCP, and WINS.
  • Monitored network performance, server event logs, print queues. Citrix, VMWare, SharePoint, VMWare, Active Directory, SQL job logs, performed system backups, Nagios, monitored NetApp filer for disk space issues, configured new virtual servers in VMWare. Monitored Exchange, supported Sun Solaris and Linux.

Confidential Orlando, FL

Network Engineer (contract position)

Major Accomplishments

  • Created network technical documentation.
  • Datacenter migration from Orlando to Atlanta using Site Recovery Manager.

Duties

  • Monitored network performance, server event logs, print queues. Citrix, VMWare, SharePoint, VMWare, Active Directory, SQL job logs, performed system backups, monitored NetApp filer for disk space issues, configured new virtual servers in VMWare.
  • Monitored Exchange, Solarwinds, and IronPort logs. Created published applications in Citrix.
  • Reallocated NAS and SAN disk space, performed maintenance on Exchange.
  • Managed DNS, DHCP, and WINS.

Invivo Research / Confidential Orlando, FL

Network Engineer 3 (perm position) Philips Medical Devices is a multi-billion dollar business unit of Confidential, manufacturing wireless patient monitors. Philips acquired Invivo in 2006. Provided network level 3 support for 6000 users and 300 servers globally.

Major Accomplishments

  • Migrated Novell NDS into Microsoft Active Directory.
  • Virtualized legacy file servers using VMware, reducing maintenance costs
  • Upgraded Microsoft Exchange 5.5 to Exchange 2003.
  • Upgraded Blackberry and Good Link.
  • Implemented security monitoring on network.
  • Datacenter migration from Orlando to Andover, MA using Site Recovery Manager.
  • Resolved security issues.
  • Rolled out McAfee EPO and WSUS.
  • Rolled out MOM to monitor business critical applications.
  • Setup Microsoft Share point server.
  • Setup domain trusts.
  • Resolved issues with DNS, DHCP, and WINS.

Duties

  • Monitored network performance, server event logs, print queues, UPS, and backup logs.
  • Managed DNS, DHCP, and WINS.
  • Resolved network performance issues, connectivity, security risks.
  • Improved performance of SQL, Citrix, Terminal Servers, VMware, and Exchange servers.
  • Centralized tape backups into tape library system.
  • Monitor wireless network, Share Point, websites, security patches, SAN
  • Setup Video Conferencing system to reduce travel costs.
  • Created Group Policy Objects to push out software and security settings.
  • Maintained backup integrity. Supported HP Storage Area Networks
  • Documented network, created procedures and technical documentation.

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