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Engineer Network

Location:
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Salary:
120,000
Posted:
August 28, 2017

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Richard Robert Gasper

**** **** *** *******, **********, AZ 85255 Phone 480-***-**** ac110p@r.postjobfree.com

To utilize my many talents to manage information infrastructures on all levels. Plan future expansion needs both hardware and virtual. Maintain and act quickly to evolving threats from failing hardware to cyber-attacks. Make mission critical decisions to maintain maximum uptime. Lead and dispatch others as well as provide technical support for on the spot situations that may arise. Communicate with vendors to coordinate necessary needs are fulfilled and on schedule.

Alpha Omega International, Scottsdale, AZ (Sept 2001 – Present)

Chief Scientific Engineer of Development & SR. Network Engineer/administrator

Designed/Deployed/Maintained Several datacenters located in the greater Phoenix/Scottsdale, AZ and Sherman Oaks, CA. The datacenters mainly served Video (Live & Recorded) with/without DRM features as well as websites (Simple – Complex Multi-Node). Content was Private, Medical, and Military (BlackOps). Managed day to day network issues. Managed well over 100,000 CPU’s

Developed Android & iOS Mobile Live & Recorded Streaming Video Applications. Managed Android Play Store and Apple App Store.

Managed Apple Developer Provisioning to beta test iOS applications

Networking

Proper network design/installation, cable management, network infrastructure documenting

Troubleshooting using cable testers and tracers, and other test equipment

Deployed/maintained various firewalls Rules, ACL’s, IDS/IPS (WatchGuard, Cisco, Pf Sense, Sonic Wall, Monowall, Palo Alto)

Deployed/maintained/Migrate Virtual Machines (VMWare, VirtualBox)

Deployed/maintained Windows Workstations (XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10)

Deployed/maintained Windows Servers (NT, 2000, 2003, 2008, 2008 R2)

Deployed/maintained various file systems (DOS, FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, Active Directory, NFS, XFS, Linux Ext)

Deployed/maintained Linux/UNIX Servers (Slackware, Gentoox, Red Hat, Suse, CentOS, Busybox)

Deployed/maintained Server Daemons. (Apache, Bind, iptables, Crontabs, Sendmail, SASLAuth, InetD, MySQL, IIS)

Deployed/maintained Big Data Modules (Hadoop, HDFS, MPP Applications & Databases)

Deployed/maintained Managed networking Switches & Hubs (10 meg, 100 meg, Giga-Bit, Fiber)

Deployed/maintained Load Balancers & ADC, CSU/DSU’s (F5, Cisco, Adtran, Astrocom, TX Port)

Deployed/maintained Routers (Cisco, Linksys, D-Link, Livingston)

Program in Basic, Assembly, HEX, OPCODE, HTML, Shell Scripts (Bash), Perl, C++, Java, Python, PHP, Visual Basic, TCL

Deployed & managed various network delivery methods (Point to Point, Frame Relay – Static & Dynamic, Cloud, Etc)

Managed & maintained various networking circuits thru CLEC & iLEC (OC24, T3, T1, Frac-T1, 56K, ISDN, DSL, Dial-up, VPN’s)

Maintained Multiple Data Centers (Physical CO-LO’s, Virtual CO-LO’s, On-Site)

Deployed/maintained Battery Backups @ 110, 208, 220 volt (APC, Cyber Power, Trip Lite, Belkin)

Deployed/maintained Power Distribution Units @ 110, 208, 220 volt (APC & Trip Lite)

Provided support for TCP/IP and NetBIOS networks and topology design for WIN32/16, Unix

Deployed/maintained wired TCP-IP/IPX/NetBIOS networking Hardware (Linksys, Cisco, D-Link)

Deployed/maintained wireless TCP/IP networking Hardware (Aruba, Linksys, Cisco, Ruckus, D-Link, Air-Link)

Maintenance of VLANS, OTV, VSS, VRF, VPC, HSPF, VRRP, VSRP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS, EIGRP

Installed/Evaluated (A.K.A. “Proof of Concept” tested) Cisco Nexus Series devices for CO-LO upgrade.

Early adopter of IP6 on local networks with tunneling to IP6 brokers worldwide.

Network Protocols (SNMP, HTTP/HTTPS, NTP, SMTP, LDAP, FTP, SFTP, DNS, POP, SSL, TLS, PPP, NNTP, IMAP, MTP, TCP)

Secure coding, Identity management & authentication, Threat modeling, security & authentication protocols, Network & System security

Respond quickly to issues and provide temporary solutions if situation requires

Video Compression

Designed and Developed High compression video technology applications

Ported technology to various hardware platforms, Proficient with Installshield for packaging..

Designed/Deployed backend server farm to support video delivery while maintaining DRM

Mobile Device Development

Design and Developed Java Apple iOS & Android Apps for video delivery to device

Knowledgeable & Proficient in X-Code for iOS & Eclipse for Android Development

PC/Server Repair

Proficient in logic board repair to chip level and single point board soldering

Proficient with signal tracers, logic probes/pulsers, oscilloscopes, and other test equipment

Trained in proper grounding and anti-static handling of logic components

Designed and Built computers using VLSI Technologies

Troubleshoot and repair digital technology down to chip level

Patents

Pub. # 20070055744 – Multimedia Distribution System (Mar 8, 2007)

Pub. # 20070097204 – Portable audio visual communication system & Method (May 3, 2007).

Pub. # 20070120969 – Audio visual communication system & method (May 31, 2007)

Pub. # 20070155424 – Portable communication device with changeable transmitter (July 5, 2007)

Pub. # 20070230920 – Conversion of video data to playable format (Oct 4, 2007)

Pub. # 20080144712 – Line merging video content (Jun 19, 2008)

Richard Robert Gasper

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Digi-Vue.com / A2See Media, Tulsa, OK (Jan 1997 – Nov 2000)

Chief Design Engineer & Network administrator

Designed/Deployed/Maintained a small Linux & Novell Network that supported end-user (ISDN, Dial-Up) and several hardwired local users. Designed method to Ethernet cable a 3 story home converted to an office in historic downtown. Designed/Programmed video compression CODEC’s for both Windows & Mac iOS.

Video Compression

Developed/Designed Fractal Image video technology applications

Oversaw software programming team & transfer of knowledge

Filed several intellectual property patent-pending applications

Networking

Designed/Installed Wide Area networks, cable management, network infrastructure documenting

Troubleshooting using cable testers and tracers, and other test equipment

Deployed/maintained Windows Workstations (95, 98, 98SE, XP)

Deployed/maintained Windows Servers (NT, 2000)

Deployed/maintained UNIX Servers (Slackware, Red Hat)

Deployed/maintained Novell Servers both dedicated and non-dedicated (2.2, 3.10, 3.11, 4.0)

Deployed/maintained un-managed networking Switches (10 meg, 100 meg)

Program in Basic, Assembly, HEX, OPCODE, HTTP, Shell Scripts, Perl, C++

Deployed & managed various network delivery methods (Point to Point, Frame Relay)

Managed/maintained various networking circuits (T1, Frac-T1, 56K, ISDN, DSL, Dial-up)

TCP/IP, IPX, and NetBIOS network support and topology design for WIN32/16, Unix, Novell

Managed/maintained wired TCP-IP/IPX/NetBIOS networking

PC/Server Repair

Proficient in logic board repair to chip level

Knowledgeable with signal tracers, logic probes/pulsers, oscilloscopes, and other test equipment

Trained in proper grounding and anti-static handling of logic components

Designed and Built computers using VLSI Technologies

Troubleshooting and repairing digital technology down to chip level

Proficient in single point board soldering

Tulsa Community College, Tulsa, OK (April 1996 – July 2001)

Instructor – Adult Education – Network Design, Desktop Video Editing

Instructor

Desktop video animation (Amiga Computer)

Desktop video production (Amiga Computers with New-Tek Video Toaster)

PC/Mac Networking (Novell, NetBios, Workgroup)

Richard Robert Gasper

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Tulsa Vo-Tech (A.K.A. Tulsa Technology Center), Tulsa, OK (1986 – 2000)

Instructor – PC Repair, Digital Electronics, A/C & D/C Theory

Lab Assistant – Digital Electronics, Heath Digital Trainers, D/C Theory

Instructor

PC Repair (Intel 808x, Add-On Cards, Keyboards, Hard Drives, CD-Roms)

Digital Electronics (Heath Z-80 Trainers, OpCode, Binary, Digital Logic)

A/C & D/C Theory (All the basics to Electronics in both D/C & A/C World)

Lab Assistant

Digital Electronics (Heath Z-80 Trainers, Apple Computers)

D/C Theory (Setup Labs & assist students with project questions)

Customer Support

Provided support to customer about current concerns

Communicated information to customer in everyday language

Respond quickly to issues and provide temporary solutions if situation requires

Data Recovery

20 + years’ experience in data recovery within PC, MAC, UNIX, Novell Bindery

Disaster recovery experience from natural and man-made disasters

Excellent in maintaining confidentiality of data

Education

Tulsa Vo-Tech (Tulsa Technology Center), Tulsa, OK

Electronic Technology – 3 Year Program

(A.C./D.C. Theory)

(Consumer Electronics)

(Digital Electronics)

Other Experience

Rich-Systems, Tulsa, OK. - Owner

Repair computer system and peripheral, Data Recovery Expert, Network Administrator

Internet Service Provider & Internet Content Provider

AS400 build-outs, cabling and provisioning

Novell Certified Network Engineer

McAfee & Associates anti-virus agent for Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri

Tan Data Corporation, Tulsa, OK. – Computer Technician

Repair computer system and peripheral repair for TANDY, Clones, & CP/M

Memory Systems, Broken Arrow, OK. – Computer Technician

Repair computer system and peripheral repair for IBM, Clones, & CP/M

Epson Printers & Computers certified repair technician



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