C. Scott Griggs
atlanta, GA. 30346
Seeking a position as a Network Administrator/Technician or IT Support Representative.
Southeastern Data Cooperative Mar 2015 - Present
Worked in the Network Operations department as a Network Administrator. Provided support for the entire company on a daily basis. Used a ticketing system to solve day to day issues or concerns. Daily operations of Server 2012 and 2008, Active Directory, Windows 7,8 and 10. MS Exchange Server 2010. Basic knowledge of VMWare/vSphere, Commvault, MS Office 2016 and prior, Dell Kace and Avaya phone systems.
Self Employed Aug 2013 - Present
Provided network administration for several offices around the Atlanta Metro area. Setup servers, routers, firewalls and maintained day to day operations. Provided remote assistance for general network issues, e.g., e-mail, Internet, directory permissions. Support of the company’s proprietary software. Provided support for remote users via VPN and RDP sessions.
Utility Support Systems, Inc. Oct 2012 –Aug 2013
Served as primary Systems Administrator in the corporate office and supported multiple offices around the Southeast. Setup three new servers in a data center to replace the existing infrastructure. Setup a SAN device with 3 hosts using VMware and vSphere. Setup a NetApp device into the data center. Created multiple VM Servers as needed with MS Server 2008 and 2012.
Acuate Computer Consultants, Inc. July 2002 – Oct 2012
Provided computer network consultation services and support to over 30 clients in the Atlanta metro area. Assured day to day operations for businesses and advises on future issues, growth and expenditures. Monitors and repairs when necessary, servers, workstations, backups, updates, maintenance and hardware repairs for each business. Extensive work in remote communications including cell phones, laptops, iPad’s and VPN’s. Setup network firewalls, Exchange servers, e-mail accounts and T1, DSL and wireless routers. Familiarity with multiple software’s to include; AutoCad, MS Office and Windows, Adobe, QuickBooks, Exchange Server, Small Business Server and Citrix.
U. S. Marine Corps
Aviation Ordnance Specialist/Mechanical Engineer August 1995 – August 1999
Aviation Ordnance Tech/Mechanic for over 3 years
Performed all maintenance and officer training in the field of aviation ordnance on the Super Cobra (AH-1W) and Huey (UH-1N) helicopters. Worked in Phase Crew for over 2 years on both helicopters. Performed all necessary inspections, repairs and replacements in the areas of Flightline, Avionics, Airframes and Ordnance. Removed, inspected, repaired, replaced and performed all routine maintenance on all major components of the helicopters, i.e., transmissions, engines, main and tail rotary’s, skids, ordnance wings, turrets, tail booms and cockpits. Worked in Corrosion Control on both helicopters, maintaining structural integrity. Became a crew chief in ordnance and performed several exercises in officer and technician training.
Capella University April 2009 - 2010
Classes and interactive work in the computer IT business.
NIIT School for Microsoft May 1999 – Mar. 2001
Attended all necessary classes for the Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer qualification. Obtained all certificates in all classes.
School of Aviation – Rotary Wing Ordnance/Mechanic Mar. 1996 – June 1996
Marine Corp Base Camp Pendleton, Ca.
Completed all courses for the Rotary Wing Ordnance/Mechanic School for the Marine helicopters Super Cobra and Huey. Finished top in the class.
School of Aviation – General Aviation – Fixed Wing/Rotary Dec. 1995 – Mar. 1996
NAS Millington - Millington, TN.
Completed all courses to become certified in general aviation mechanics. Obtained all necessary certificates.
High School Diploma May 1995
Danville High School – Danville, Al.
10, 8, 7
MS Office Suites
2016 - 2007
7, Vista, XP, NT
Symantec Endpoint Protection