BREADTH OF KNOWLEDGE
Technologies – TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, SMB, LDAP, Active Directory, overall VPN solutions, Ethernet (10/100/1000), ISDN, frame relay, leased lines and provisioning, copper and fiber physical cabling.
Network Operating Systems and Vendor Knowledge - Extensive Cisco, Nortel, and other network vendor familiarity. Mac OSX, Linux, FreeBSD, Novell Netware, and Microsoft Windows NT/2000/2003/2008/XP/Vista/7/8/10, VMWare ESXi, Zimbra, Oracle VirtualBox.
2009 – Present
Iconography Studios – Los Alamitos, CA
Senior Network Engineer
- Developed standards for network infrastructure policies and procedures.
- Designed and deployed network routing/switching equipment.
- Designed and deployed VMWare 5.0 Virtualized Network Environment, (Currently ESXi 6.0).
- Migrated Exchange/Outlook to Ubuntu 10/VMWare Zimbra 7 Email/Collaboration Server Appliance in a Virtualized Network Environment.
- Migrated messaging from Ubuntu 10/Zimbra 7 Network Edition to Ubuntu 14/Zimbra 8.6 Open-Source Edition.
- Managed web services and DNS across CentOS, (hosted VPS), and Ubuntu network environment.
- Designed, Deployed and Administered Linux virtual server with SaMBa/LDAP to provide Active Directory domain authentication and file/print/group policy services to Windows PC’s.
- Integrated Zimbra/LDAP with SaMBa4/LDAP for single sign-on in Active Directory.
- Managed user, computer and application configuration using AD/GPO.
- Deployed and administered NAS device(s) within AD.
- Designed standards for Windows client workstations.
- Deployed Windows client desktop image.
- Configured and deployed embedded Linux VPN solution, (DD-WRT).
- Developed PHP/MySQL-based internet/intranet project with web-based file management, (client upload of large documents).
- Industrial electrical and low-voltage cabling termination.
- Created and managed up-to-date and thorough network design/standards documentation.
2001 – 2009
Constellation Brands – Canandaigua, NY
Senior Communications Engineer, North American IT (2005-2009)
Network Engineer, North American IT (2004-2005)
Client Services Technician, North American IT (2001-2004)
Helpdesk Technician, North American IT (2001-2001)
- Designed and deployed standard desktop image for windows 2000/XP workstation to 2000+ end-users.
- Designed and deployed Windows 2000 published desktop via Citrix to older desktop PC’s using a thin Linux OS on fat clients.
- Designed and implemented MS SUS and active workstation patch-management standards and procedures.
- Designed overall enterprise for the North American communications infrastructure serving more than 4000 employees in a 35+ Nortel Enterprise PABX environment.
- Developed and managed enterprise facility integration for the Core Network Infrastructure Team of architects and engineers through mergers and acquisitions.
- Managed the design, development and deployment of communications to remote sales offices across North America.
- Maintained Cisco Call Manager Servers with IP Phones during multiple acquisition(s).
- Developed standards for the Enterprise Voice Network in North America to include hardware and software configuration of Nortel PBX, Adtran CSU, Cisco routers/switches, remote backup services, disaster recovery procedures, and PRI configuration.
- Created and maintained standards for IP Trunk configuration across the Cisco IP Network utilizing packet prioritization and G.729AB codec configuration.
- Designed and deployed Call Pilot voicemail servers, (4), within the VMWare environment.
- Setup and tested remote PBX in a lab environment prior to deployment.
- On-site project lead during cutover of remote locations.
- Provided hands-on turn-up, testing and sign-off of local carrier provided service(s).
- Integrated Mac OSX Workstations into Active Directory environment.
2000 – 2001
Applied Aerospace Structures – Stockton, CA
1998 – 2000
Lozano Smith – Attorneys at Law – Fresno, CA
1997 – 1998
DKA Computers – Clovis, CA
On-site Service Technician
1996 – 1997
Motherlode Appliance – Jackson, CA
On-site Service Technician
1993 – 1996
Kraft Foods – Tulare, CA, and other contracts
- Part-time work while in school
Married, four children. Hobbies include Photography and Academy Of Model Aeronautics club events and activities.