LAN/WAN design, procurement, deployment, maintenance, integration, help desk, desktop, server troubleshooting
Objective: Network Engineer/LAN Administrator/Network Team member seeking a position that can utilize my experience and education in LAN/WAN design, procurement, deployment, maintenance, integration, help desk, desktop and server troubleshooting. Education: BS Computer Science (LSU), Minor in Electrical Engineering Experience: Extensive experience ( 30 + yrs) with: Windows server integration and administration including: choosing, loading, configuring and RAID creation of file/print/email/terminal and database servers. Creating users, printers and shares with Active Directory. System maintenance including: upgrades, tape backup and anti-virus/spyware software. Configuring switches, routers, VPNs and firewalls. Installation of wireless and fiber connectivity. Workstation/Desktop configuration, installation and help desk. Procurement of software and hardware from multiple sources. Hardware experience with DELL, HP, Quantum, Cisco, APC... Certifications: EMC Proven Professional - ISM Cisco Certified Network Associate - CCNA, Master Certified Novell Engineer - MCNE, Microsoft Certified Professional - MCP, Intel Certified Integration Specialist, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Server+, Bay/Nortel, Citrix, Compaq, IBM, Software Experience: NetWare 2,3,4,5,6, Windows Server NT 4.0, 2000, 2003, Windows 95, 98, Me, 2000, XP, 7 BackupExec for Windows Servers, Exchange Server 5.5, 2000, 2003, eVault, Terminal Services, Microsoft Server Update Services, Outlook, Citrix, Symantec Endpoint, HP, Intel, Savin Print Servers, Office 95, 97, 2000, 2002 ,2003, 2007 ,2010 Sonicwall Firewalls, Barracuda Spam Firewall and Web Filter. Cisco switches, routers, firewalls and phones, GE Centricity PS 2006, PACS system. Employment History: 10/08 - 2/11 Area IT Manager Arthur J. Gallagher, Risk Management IT Manager of 9 AJG branches with 2 employees under me. Microsoft Windows Server 2003 environment with Windows XP Workstations. Each branch connected to the Verizon MPLS via 1 or more T1`s and Cisco ASA`s, routers, switches and phones managed by corporate IS. Daily management of Active Directory and Agency Management Systems. Use of 3 help desk systems: TrackIT, CA Support Desk and Remedy. Networked Ricoh copier/printer/scanners and eVault backup system. Citrix servers in a farm for the remote branches.