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IT Manager Security

Oneida, New York, United States
November 14, 2017

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Attain a position of Assistant Professor of CyberSecurity allowing me to show my extensive experience in security, networks, servers, enterprise management, mentoring employees, project management and development in enterprise networking solutions and systems in and around the data center.


Interim IT Director/CISO/IT Security Manager March 2017 - present

DUMAC Business Systems, East Syracuse, New York

Job Responsibilities: Ensure the business systems, technical framework, and all software applications used by the business units operates with minimal unscheduled downtime, ensure the corporate systems are strategically aligned and maintained with the corporation’s goals and direction, responsible all aspects of data security, strategic and capacity planning, disaster recovery processes and procedures, manage vendor relations and relative outsourcing arrangements, monitors budget/capital items related to software & hardware, manage assigned staff regarding salary, promotion/demotion, mentoring and hiring/firing

Accomplishments: Established first hardware/software refresh budget viewing +/- 10 year windows. Implemented secure VLANs, Golden Image Servers, Implementing Hyper-Converged Environment for Active/Active Data Center Redundancy

CISO/IT Security Manager April 2016 - present

DUMAC Business Systems, East Syracuse, New York

Job Responsibilities: PCI-DSS Compliance; Qualified Integrator and Reseller (QIR) Compliance; Security Architecture planning. Hardware/Firmware upgrades. Firewall/IPS/IDS monitoring and configuring. Implementing/Testing DR, BCP IRP plans. Creating standard policies for Security Devices Evaluate/POC new Security Technologies Hardening Security device configurations; Vulnerability scans; Pen Testing; Work with Network/Server Teams to ensure patches and packages installation; Security Management: Write and modify security policies as necessary; Proactively monitor the environment for patch compliance, vulnerabilities and other threats; File Integrity Monitory; Traffic analysis through Firewall, IPS/IDS; Understand critical business services delivered from IT Operations and ensure they are compliance and secure; Design, build and implementation of IT Security Architecture. Experience providing detailed plans and managing the resolution of highly complex issues and problems Analysis; Perform yearly NIST Risk Assessments; Work with Application Development Teams to ensure privacy of PII and other sensitive data; Stay current with possible threats. Working knowledge of SANS, NIST and CIS. Currently exploring SOX 2 and ISO 27002 compliance.

Accomplishments: Designed and built Security Operations Center locating all employees, customers and potential attack interfaces for 5 remote locations (Houston, Oklahoma City, Indianapolis, Fort Worth, New Hampshire) and over 150 remote employees covering 11 time-zones and 2 continents. Geolocation of IP addresses to track successful logins of employees and customers into all secured servers. Completed business first PCI-DSS compliance 2016-17, 2017-18; Qualified Integrator and Reseller (QIR) trainer (over 30 employees successfully passed zero before I built the training program). 2,106 qualified installations since February 1.

Senior Network and Systems Analyst/Acting CISO Sep 2014-April 2016

Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

Job Responsibilities: Scan server and client VLANs for vulnerabilities, determine if the vulnerability applies to the systems and patch accordingly. Monitor event logs and assets in SIEM to determine if systems are under attack. Packet capture as necessary and use network forensics skills to determine if the attacks are real. Write and update security policies and procedures are necessary. Implement PCI compliance, and follow FERPA data requirements.

Accomplishments: Start of PCI compliance, built secure NYS Health Care Research servers for Geo tagging medical issues to see if there is a correlation, built Asset Inventory and Data Classification across the University, vulnerability scanned all staff client machines and servers to determine risks. Worked with server owners to mitigate, recast or accept risk.

Systems include Tenable Security Center, Nessus, QRadar, Wireshark, and other security tools

Senior Network and Systems Analyst May 2006 – April 2016

Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

Job Responsibilities: Build, design, maintain, secure, support and budget wired and wireless networks, redundant ISPs, redundant data centers, generators, battery backups, system backups and firewalls so the University has “no” downtime.

Analyze and resolve network/server issues. Build project plans using MS Project. Documentation of network and services using Visio.

Systems include Cisco 1002/9001 routers, Cisco Catalyst 65xx//68xx, Multi-context Cisco blade firewalls, Active-Passive Palo Alto 5585/5002 firewalls, 500+ Cisco switches, 150+ VLANs, HP 3Par, HP EVA4400, HP StorageWorks, HP MSAs, HP Insight, 1000+ Aruba APs, 3 Aruba Controllers, 16 VMWare hosts, 150+ VMs running Windows 2012r2-2008r2/Red Hat Linux, 4 Clustered SQL Servers, 9 SQL Servers (2005-2012), multiple Microsoft Active Directory domains, DHCP, VPN, DNS, NTP, NAT, Exchange, MS Project, Visio, MS Word, Excel, Access, Interfaces into Oracle, BGP, OSPF, Powershell,VMWare 5.5, VDP, NetPhysics (OPTnet), NetDirector, Wireshark, SolarWinds Engineers Edition

Accomplishments: Virtualized entire physical datacenter with minimal downtime. Designed, and implemented active-active redundant ISPs, Routers, Firewalls and fiber to active-active datacenters. Part of team that designed, built, and maintained new Aruba wireless system. Designed, built, upgraded and maintained our Microsoft AD domains, internal/external/private DNS, DHCP, VPNs, and SQL Clusters. Worked with vendors to put in new single mode fiber to the 189 building and closets. Implemented redundant linked port-channels for all the buildings. Designed and implemented the VLAN plan for Cisco phones, environmental controls, fire alarms, one card devices, servers, VMWare blade center and all wired/wireless client devices.

Director of Web Development Jun 2002 - May 2006

Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

Lead team that built in-house portal and dynamic home page using ASP.NET and SQL. Presented project at 3 National conferences. Managed Microsoft onsite/offsite Web server farms. Worked with Network group managing routing and firewall installation and day-to-day operations. Built updates into Active Directory database from administrative Oracle systems to increase efficiency.

Web Master Sep 1998 - Jun 2002

Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

Managed web servers, built new public website, coordinated updates and site renovations with 68 departments/offices, built scripts for dynamic updates of campus directory, calendaring, and AD user and group creation

President/Owner Jan 1994 - Sep 1998

Business Visions, Syracuse, NY

Network, Systems, and Web Development Consultant throughout the NY, MA, CT, and PA

New Product Development Manager Jan 1992 - Dec 1993

The Cbord Group Inc, Ithaca, New York

Developed, designed and programed C++ application ordering and inventory system to sell to all the thousands of customers of the 50+ Sysco Food companies. Also built interfaces into their various business systems.

MIS Manager Mar 1990 - Dec 1991

Business Records, Syracuse, New York

Managed 16 customer support personnel (local and remote) which supported the 250+ counties in various east coast states, designed, implemented and coordinated equipment/personnel arrivals for a customer upgrade program, held impromptu customer feedback meetings

Academic Dean Sep 1987 - Dec 1989

Bryant and Stratton, Syracuse, NY

Transferred back to Syracuse to help convert the students and faculty to the new curriculum

Academic Dean Sep 1986 - Sep 1987

Bryant and Stratton, Albany, NY

Part of a 3 person team that converted Albany Business College to a Bryant and Stratton. Built schedules and budget/cost models in Excel for all the students and faculty to determine cost benefit analysis for best transition

Computer Instructor Jun 1985 - Dec 1997

Bryant and Stratton, Syracuse, NY

Taught day/evening computer programming and systems classes


Bachelor's Degree, Computer & Information Sciences, Syracuse University Syracuse, New York

Master’s Degree, Information Assurance with Cyber Security (Finishing Thesis), Regis University Denver, CO


CISSP (August 2017), CCNA, QIR, Security+, MCSE, First Aid, CPR


AlienVault SIM, MaaS 360, Tenable Security Center, Nessus, QRadar, Metasploit, OSSEC; VMWare ESX, VCenter, and VDP; Wireless rogue detection; I3 Camera Systems; NetAXS Honeywell Security Systems; BitDefender, Comodo, Semantic EndPoint Protection, Cisco switches, ASR routers and firewalls, MS Windows Server 2012, 2008 R2, 2003, 2000, NT, Microsoft SQL, Active Directory, DNS (Dynamic), DHCP, Exchange, IIS, VPN, NLB, Clustering, Powershell and VBScript; HP DL series servers, blade servers, MSA and EVA Storage; Allot Bandwidth Shapers; Barracuda, Cisco, Ubiquity and Aruba Enterprise Wireless; APC UPS’s; LogMeIn; NCR Command Center; SolarWinds; SANS; NIST; CIS;

POS systems (Aloha, Xpient/IRIS, Maitre’d, Digital Dining, Connected Payments)


Baseball, Soccer and Basketball Coach 2004-present

Canastota JV Baseball Coach 2013-present

Canastota Modified Soccer Coach 2014-present

CubMaster 2006-2013

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