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System Administrator Engineer

Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Salary:
80000
Posted:
January 26, 2018

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Lyndon-Michael E. Gordon

**** ******** ******* **

Decatur, GA 30033

Phone: 404-***-****

E-mail: ac37bx@r.postjobfree.com

Education:

Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA

Awarded December 2005

Bachelor of Science : Computer Science

Security Clearance:

DoD Cleared for Secret-Level Access 7/15/2011

Professional Certifications:

ITIL Foundation Certified

ITIL Intermediate Certified

RedHat Certified System Administrator

RedHat Certified OpenStack System Administrator

Comptia Security+

Awards:

August 2010

SPOT Award

I was recognized for my performance during the design and implementation of a major project, and for maintaining superior customer relations. My efforts were part of collection of work tasks which led to a special contract bonus being awarded to the company.

Professional Profile:

LinkedIn

www.linkedin.com/in/lyndonmichaelgordon/

Experience Summary:

United States Air Force - Plant No. 6 (Dobbins AFB)

F-35/F-22/C-130J/C-5M Production

Lockheed Martin - Enterprise Operations (EO)

Enterprise Business Services (EBS)

86 South Cobb Dr

Marietta, GA 30063

System Administrator / Computer Support Specialist Sr.

Oct 2015 – Present

Operate primarily in a DevOps support role

Support daily operations of distributed computer and manufacturing network consisting of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) v.4/5/6/7, Solaris v.8/9/10, AIX v.4/5/6/7 and specialty commodity SW

Troubleshoot and respond remotely / physically to any break-fix situation resulting in work reduction / stoppage

Investigate any issues with specialty Engineering and CAD SW (Catia, Femap, Nastran, NX, Matlab, Simulink) used in mechanical/structural/thermal analysis for aeronautical engineering

Perform backup/restoration process for data services

Maintain IT Service Management System work accounting through BMC Remedy

Sustain virtualization efforts through VMware and hosted OS

Adhere to all procedures and regulations to maintain DoD Secret Security Clearance and ITAR certification

T-Mobile AmDocs

Performance Laboratory Integration Specialist / Infrastructure Support

One Ravinia Dr

Atlanta, GA 30346

March 2015 – September 2015

Systems Integrator / Systems Engineer

Present

Perform High-Level Integration of Multiple Application Platforms utilizing the latest methodologies

Windows Experience 2008/2012R2

*Nix Experience RedHat/Ubuntu/Suse/AIX/HP-UX/Solaris/Irix

Ticketing Management BMC Remedy/ServiceNow

F5 LoadBalancing with Pools/iRules

Installation of Bare-Metal Platforms and Integration of RAID 0/1/5/10 associated with SAN/NAS architecture

Configuration of DNS support including C-Names/Aliases and Apache Virtual Hosts

Responsible for Unit/Load/Stress testing new Development Code prior to release into Production Environment

Responsible for Problem Analysis after Critical Events encountered in Production

Web sphere 6.x-8.x support and administration

Weblogic 10.x-12.x support and administration

Siebel CRM maintenance and configuration support

Tibco configuration and administration support

Automation via Puppet / Chef

Documentation of Standard Operating Practices (SOP) in Sharepoint / Wiki

Provide Subject Matter Expert (SME) input for technical roundtables

Provide support for all E-commerce applications related to Core Billing

AIX P-series support

IBM Blade Center Administration

HP Blade Center Administration

AIX BootP Remote Installation

AIX Maintenance Pack Installation

Cisco Systems

Enterprise Integration / Multi-Media Infrastructure Support

5030 SugarLoaf Parkway

Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Systems Integrator / Systems Engineer

August 2014 – February 2015

Operate primarily in a DevOps support role

Architect & Implement Video Technology Architecture

Experience Building out New OpenStack Infrastructure or OpenStackMigrating from competitor VmWare. I am Field Tested and RHEL Certified

Provide Expertise in Video Distribution Formats (MPEG2, MPEG4, H.264, H.265)

Control Video Transcoding Processes

Leverage Various Vendor Specific Offerings of Adaptive Bit Rate Streaming (Apple HLS, Microsoft Smooth Streaming, Adobe DASH)

Function as RHEL 5/6 Linux Administrator

Diagnosis Issues with Networking & Protocols (TCP/UDP, HTTP and Application Layer Protocol)

Integrate REST & SOAP methodologies to Enterprise Stack

Provide Operational Support for VMware & Openstack

Provide setup of DevStack which provides keystone, glance, nova, cinder, neutron, and horizon base components on a in-house dedicated resource

Configure and Deploy Proxy servers, Load Balancers and Firewalls

Turner Broadcasting Company (CNN/TBS/TNT/CartoonNetwork/TMC)

Video Platform Services

CNN Center

190 Marietta St NW

Atlanta, GA 30303

Sr. Systems Engineer

April 2014 – June 2014

Provide Tier 3 Support of Enterprise Video Encoding Assets (Elemental, Carousel, Agility, Digital Rapids)

Implement Enterprise Monitoring (Zabbix)

Provide 24x7 support for Live Video for NBA.com

Provide support for Video On Demand (VOD) services

Update documentation in Enterprise Wiki (Atlassian Confluence)

Provide support of deployment utilizing Chef

Provide support and creation of System Level Scripting via Bash, Python, Perl, etc.

RedHat (North American Consulting)

East Coast Professional Services

100 East Davie Street

Raleigh, NC 27601

Sr. Platform & Middleware System Administrator

Sept 2013 – April 2014

Operate primarily in a DevOps support role

Primary Platform & Middleware Consultant for AdvanceAutoParts EPC upgrade

RedHat Enterprise Linux 4/5/6 Administrator

RedHat Add-On Resilient Cluster Administrator

JBoss 4/5/6/7 Middleware Administrator

IBM Websphere MQ Administrator

OpenStack Professional – downloading Cloud Forms and multiple components that comprise the catalog of OpenStack offerings

Configure OpenStack Nova Compute, Horizon, Neutron, Glance, Swift, Cinder

Postgres Database Admin

Version Control Administrator

Enterprise Wiki Administrator

Free and OpenSource Software Advocate

Documentation and Training Facilitator

Provide Server Deployment Support via RH Satellite (Puppet)

PaaS OpenShift v2 utilizing Gears/Cartridges

PaaS OpenShift v3 configuring Kubernetes built around Docker containers on RHEL backbone

Emory University – Office of Information Technology (OIT)

University Technology Services (UTS) – Integration

201 Dowman Dr

Atlanta, GA 30307

Enterprise Middleware System Engineer

Feb 2012 – Sept 2013

Support Java Application Servers : RedHat JBoss, Apache TomCat, IBM WebSphere

Maintain RDBMS : Oracle 10G/11G, Mysql 5.x

Interact with Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)

Administer Enterprise Wiki and PlugIns: Atlassian Confluence

Manage Enterprise Subversion Repository

Provide 24x7 on-call support

Monitor IT Service Management System and respond to tickets : ServiceNow

Participate in SDLC Projects and interact with Program/Project Managers accordingly

Contribute to Open Source Projects : SSO Shibboleth

Participate in User Acceptance Testing / Peer Reviews

Support Content Management System (Cascade Server)

Manage Web Content via Cold Fusion

Evaluate, Proof-Of-Concept (POC), Test, Present to Software Design Review Board, and Implement NetIQ Identity Management

Provision and Provide access and rights for users to Emory Enterprise Assets via NetIQ utilizing Shibboleth SSO

Provide support and creation of System Level Scripting via Bash, Python, Perl, etc.

SupportFuse ESB Operations including monitoring, patching, and development integration of new service modules

Configure and Maintain Pub/Sub Active MQ environment

United States Air Force - Plant No. 6 (Dobbins AFB)

F-35/F-22/C-130J/C-5M Production

Lockheed Martin - Enterprise Operations (EO)

Enterprise Business Services (EBS)

86 South Cobb Dr

Marietta, GA 30063

System Administrator / Computer Support Specialist Sr.

June 2011 – Feb 2012

Support daily operations of distributed computer and manufacturing network consisting of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) v.4/5/6, Solaris v.8/9/10, AIX v.4/5/6 and specialty commodity SW

Troubleshoot and respond remotely / physically to any break-fix situation resulting in work reduction / stoppage

Investigate any issues with specialty Engineering and CAD SW (Catia, Femap, Nastran, NX, Matlab, Simulink) used in mechanical/structural/thermal analysis for aeronautical engineering

Perform backup/restoration process for data services

Maintain IT Service Management System work accounting through BMC Remedy

Sustain virtualization efforts through VMware and hosted OS

Adhere to all procedures and regulations to maintain DoD Secret Security Clearance and ITAR certification

NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC)

Lockheed Martin - Information Systems and Global Services (IS&GS)

Facility & Development Operations Contract (FDOC)

595 Gemini Ave

Houston, TX 77058

Software Engineer

April 2008 – July 2011

Execute corrective action techniques to address new issues [ System Requests (SR) ] and eliminate the recurrence of problems [ Anomaly Reports (AR) ] and provide tracking into various ticketing systems

Provide System Administration, including design, installation, and maintenance, of workstations and servers utilizing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 /5 / 6 (RHEL) in the secure Mission Control Center with 3000+ assets

Establish automated load management through RedHat PXE Kickstart server builds

Support disaster recovery preparedness exercises involving participating groups and vendors

Monitor security update channels and apply necessary patches as part of routine maintenance schedules

Configure storage resources (SAN, NAS, Fiber, RAID, LVM) in accordance with Configuration Management (CM) procedures

Provide administration, backup, and support of development activities utilizing J2EE technologies (JBoss Application Server, Apache Tomcat, and MySQL Cluster)

Contribute inputs that affect programming / shell scripting tools

Design and plan sub-systems utilizing COTS and FOSS components

Compiled, configured and packaged (RPM's for linux) open source software libraries

Supply input in the formation of new Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and provide complete administrator, end-user, and source code documentation for all applications and processes

Support evaluations, costing, and scheduling for the annual Technical Plan

Meet schedule commitments and technical performance metrics requirements

Understand internal and external customer environments and respond to their unique and dynamic needs : Constellation (CTx), Core Trajectory Systems (CTS), Mission Control Technologies (MCT)

Participate in business activities (Six Sigma Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping, DNV ISO Audit, Capability Maturity Model Integration)

AT&T Wireless Division

Apex Systems

12555 Cingular Way

Alpharetta, GA 30004

Senior Systems Analyst

February 2007 - April 2008

Monitor enterprise-level applications and hardware using Omnibus NetCool / BMC Patrol / CA Introscope / BEA WebLogic within a regional Data Center

Trouble-shoot UNIX based servers and perform maintenance

Perform User Account Management through Remedy Ticketing System

Answer incoming calls and direct appropriate action for resolution

Track and prepare for system changes through Change Management system

eMag Solutions

3495 Piedmont Rd

Atlanta, GA 30305

Sr. Systems Engineer

January 2006 - February 2007

Operate as system administrator within a NAS (BlueArc 120TB) environment containing numerous clients

Monitor and troubleshoot Unix (Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, FreeBSD), Linux (RedHat, CentOS, Suse, Ubuntu), Windows (XP, 2000, 2003), and MAC (OS X) systems and network components, including necessary patching and hardware replacement

Implement change management through a documented system

Install, configure, and operate various backup systems to perform data restorations (ArcServe, BackupExec, NetBackup, Tivoli, ComVault, Legato, Netware, Retrospect, Tapeware,etc..)

Assist in infrastructure and maintenance of data center and all component system

Act as first point of contact (24/7) for issues concerning network or security system

P&C Insurance Agent

Company Name Servicios Profesionales Mexico

Dates Employed Jan 1 2001 – Jan 1 2006

Employment Duration 5 yrs 1 mo

• Generate and service Property&Casualty Insurance Policies : Agent (GA #580353)

• Perform tax, title, and tag work in metro counties (licensed and bonded)

• Execute daily accounting and banking duties

Provide Network Admin to Various Computer Systems

ICU Nurse Attendant / PCA (3rd Shift)

Company Name Atlanta Medical Center

Dates Employed Jan 2002 – Jan 2003

Employment Duration 1 yr 1 mo

• Selected in Pre-Med Knowledge Program

• Certified PCA in Intensive Care Ward rated as a Level 1 Regional Trauma Center

• Experienced first hand medical practice and procedures of SICU/VICU/CICU

• Involved in first response of ER to deceased care of Morgue

Telecom / Data / Cable / Security / AV Technician

Company Name MGA Communications

Dates Employed Jan 1998 – Jan 2001

Employment Duration 3 yrs 1 mo

• Serviced telephone and data networks for small to medium clients

• Assisted the installation of telecom backbones and peripherals during new high / low-rise building construction

• Supervised purchasing and transportation of necessary materials and equipment



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