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Active Directory Engineer

Atlanta, GA
March 05, 2018

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Powder Springs, GA 30127



Objective Opportunity for challenges and contribute for growth in the company utilizing personal

and team effort.


Implementing, managing and supporting Exchange server, Windows XP, Win 2000,

Windows Server 2000 and 2003. 2008 and 2012.

CCNA Certification Training

Internetworking with Microsoft TCP/IP and Novell IPX/SPX.

Microsoft Networking Essentials.

Novell NetWare 5.0

VMWare VSphere 5.5 and 6.0

Experience March 2010-Present SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Atlanta, GA

VP Systems Engineering

Sr. Windows Server Engineer

Provide Business Critical Systems and application deployment and support in a Windows server 2003, 2008 & 2012 environment.

Systems Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Implementation and Support.

Monitoring Business Critical applications and systems utilizing SCOM 2007 R2 and Orion NPM ver 10.3.

Manage and support Symantec Netbackup enterprise ver 6.5 and 7.0.1 environment.

Daily backup and restore of business critical data including but not limited to user files, business critical and application databases .

Daily monitoring of backup environment and media managemant ( Tape Duplication).

EMC Data Domain DD530, DD660, DD890 and 4500 configuration and daily support.

EMC VNX7500 Series SAN Management.

Data replication to offsite Data Domain appliances in DR environment.

Data Center support with over 800 Windows Servers 2003, 2008 and 2012 Enterprise and Standard, including multiple File, Web, SQL and Application servers in a clustered environment.

Coordinate with Solutions Architects, Systems and Network Engineering team in decision making process for software and hardware purchases.

POC in DEV for software and hardware implementation and eventual support in Production.

Problem resolution including but not limited to software and hardware troubleshooting.

Numara Track-It version 8.0 for Work Order and request tracking and solution documentation.

November 2009-March 2010 Philips Consumer Electronics North America Alpharetta, GA

Systems Engineer Contractor

Network Engineering Support

New Data center design to accommodate company move

Moved hardware to new company location in Alpharetta and setup entire data center

DELL EqualLogic Iscsi and FC SAN reconfiguration

Supporting over 500 Windows Servers 2000, 2003 and 2008 in North America and Niederlands

Citrix Xenapp 5 Implementation and support for remote users local and overseas

Application publishing via Citrix Xenapp 5

Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Design and support.

VMware ESX VI3 implementation and support

VMware HA and DRS automation for increased server/application availability

Citrix Xenserver 5.0 design and testing in an enterprise environment

Daily monitoring and support of Windows Servers and applications

August 2009-November 2009 The Home Depot Atlanta, GA

Systems Engineer Contractor

Network Infrastructure design and Support.

Supporting over 400 Windows Servers (2000, 2003 and 2008)

Windows Server 2008 Active Directory design and implementation

Exchange Server 2007 design and implementation

Migration from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008.

Exchange Server 2003 migration to Exchange Server 2007

VMware host design and implementation

VMware HA and DRS automation for increased server/application availability

Web applicvation publishing to local and remote users via citrix Xenapp 5

Citrix Xenapp design, implementation and support for over 500 users.

Dell Powervault storage and EqualLogic SAN storage implementaion.

June 2007-August 2009 Prime Care Technologies Alpharetta, GA

Sr. Systems Engineer

Network Management and Apllications Hosting Provider.

Assist in decision making for hardware/software purchase and sturctural designing in a multi platform environment.

Application publishing via Terminal Servcies, Citrix PS 4.0 and web publishing.

Datacenter consisting of over 450 servers (Windows SBS 2003, Server 2000 & 2003 and NT 4.0)

Active Directory and Ms Exchange 2003 designing, planning, implementation and support in a multiple domain environment.

Maintain over 8 Ms Exchange 2003 Servers in a hosted environment.

Extensive knowledge of Active Directory GPOs.

Server configuration (Ms Windows server 2003, SQL 2000 & 2005, Sharepoint and Terminal servers).

Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 2007 design, deployment and Administration.

Server design, implementation and maintenance.

Domain Migration from NT 4.0 to Windows Server 2003 AD.

Windows Clustering, NLB design and implementation.

Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 implementation.

Symantec Backup Exec 11&12d data center implementation (LT02, LT03 and LT04 Technology).

VMware ESX\GSX 3.x data center design and implementation. Virtualization with VMware’s VI3.

VMware HA and DRS automation for increased server/application availability

QA and testing of applications/hardware prior to implementation.

Blackberry Enterprise Server 4.0 and 4.1 implementation and support.

Goodlink Messaging Server 5.0 implementation and support.

Trend Micro Office Scan Enterprise Deployment to over 2500 clients with 4 Central management servers.

Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security Advanced (WFBS-A) and Interscan Messaging Datacenter deployment.

Safenet Protect Drive, Secured Email and USB Enterprise Deployment.

Double-Take implementation for replication and automatic failover of critical production servers.


Extensive knowledge of iSCSI and Fiber Channel storage Technology EMC CX300, CX340.

Exagrid iSCSI Gateway with Dell Equallogic SAN Solution for data storage and de-duplication.

March 2002-June 2007 Homebanc Mortgage Corporation Atlanta, Ga

Network Administrator/Jr. Engineer

WAN and LAN Administration

Network consisting of over 300 Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000 and 2003 servers.

Network Architectural planning, designing and implementation.

Installing, managing, maintaining and supporting Windows server 2000 and 2003.

Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2007 administration.

Security implementation (MBSA) and server performance optimization.

Advanced Altiris Deployment Solutions ver. 6.x for hands-off enterprise-wide server and desktop deployment.

Software and drivers updates utilizing Altiris software management tools.

Data and settings migration utilizing advanced deployment solution.

RAS and VPN configuration and implementation.

Windows Active Directory Administration/Maintenance

Microsoft Exchange server 2003 Administration/Maintenance



Performing Company wide Backups with Symantec Backup Exec 10d.

ADIC 100 & 24 Backup Robotic Libraries.

Blackberry server 4.0 Administration/Maintenance

Big IP and NLB implementation and maintenance.

VMWare ESX/GSX Server 3.1.0

Disaster Recovery (AD and Exchange)


HP Proliant BL, ML and DL series servers. (ML350 G2 & G3, BL 10e & 20p G2, DL360 G2).


Feb2000-2002 Homebanc Mortgage Corp. Atlanta, Ga

Field Service Engineer

Providing telephone and deskside support for 1200 users in Georgia, Florida and Carolina.

Setting up and configuring Compaq and HP desktops and Dell Laptops.

Accounts setup and troubleshooting Network related issues. DUN, Logins and connections to remote servers

Supporting Office 2000/XP, Lawson, Infolynk, Golden Gate, Loansoft and Fitech.

Troubleshooting and configuring Network printers, mainly HP(4Sis, 5Sis,) and Xerox (N32s and N40s) using Novell’s JetAdmin and PCONSOLE. Local printers include Canon portable Bubble-Jets BJC 70s, 80s and 85s, HP 6L, 5L, 1100 and 1200 Laserjet printers.

Troubleshooting Tools include Novell’s NetWare Administrator Remote Control and NT’s Connect Remote

(RWSTANDBY and RWPRIMARY) for dialing into laptops and desktops remotely. Connected TLM a web based remote access tool.

Performing morning Network checks on various servers such as ACT Dbase server, various Application severs, CITRIX sever, Metaframe, Exchange and Fax Sr. servers and Otto Upload server.

Call tracking using REMEDY ACTION REQUEST SYSTEM Version 5.00.

Reimaging Desktops and Laptops using Norton GHOST ver. 6.03 and Symantec GHOST

ver 6.5.

Major Projects:

Citrix Desktop Implementation and Troubleshooting Citrix Point and Print problems.

Rollout Citrix MetaframeThin Client to approximately 300 endusers.

Upgrading firmware on Printers and Btrieve upgrade roll out..

New Zenworks rollout.

Rollout New Novell Client. And Testing new client and NDPS.

Team Lead during end-user migration/conversion from Win95 to 2000 Professional, and application installation, done on over 200 laptops for Mortgage Bankers.

May99-Feb00 Cluett Peabody, Inc Austell, Ga

Desktop Support Technician:

Installation and configuration of Win NT 4.0 and Win95 on a multi-platform.

Installation of various Applications and Mail packages (Z Mail Pro, Outlook and Lotus Notes).

Troubleshooting LAN connectivity, DUN and connections to Remote servers.

Documentation of procedures using REMEDY call tracking software.

Configuration of protocols, mainly TCP/IP, NetBeui and NWLink for NetWare users accessing files on an NT server.

Upgrading systems for Y2K compliance and better performance.

Provide telephone (30%) and desk side (70%) support for internal users on applications (Word, Excel,

Access, Outlook and Lotus Notes), Internet connectivity, printing and Win95 desktop issues.


Print Shop Technician:

Installation, configuration and maintenance of HP, Xerox and

Zebra Printers (for efficient printing of Labels and Tickets).

Install and configure HP& Xerox Printers using IP and provide end-user support on printing issues.

Carried out duties of a Print Operator.

Maintaining all print servers on the Domain.

Performed morning checks on printers and print servers.

Print supplies inventory.

June98-December98 MCI World COM Atlanta, Ga

1st Level Helpdesk Analyst: Receiving and directing calls to respective levels. Provide 1st level Helpdesk

support for Internal and External users (App. 2000 users). Troubleshoot minor desktop issues, Internet connections and

resolve problems associated with mail packages. Documentation of procedures, tracking recurring problems and

implementing long term solutions with help from 2nd Level support technicians.

Feb97-May98 Computer Process Controls Kennesaw, Ga

Assembling PC Boards, Monitors and Hard Drives.

Assembling PC board components ( Resistors, Transistors, Jumpers, various Chips and Switches).

Soldering components on board using a wave solder machine.

Quality control testing.


HP Proliant BL, ML and DL series servers. (ML350 G2 & G3, BL 10e & 20p G2, DL360 G2).

Dell Poweredge Series (SC440, 860, 1425, 1435, 1850, 1950, 1970, 2850, 2950, 2970).


ADIC 100 & 24 Backup Robotic Libraries.

Overland Arcvault and NEO Series Robotic Backup Libraries.



Ms Exchange 2003

Microsoft Operations Manager 2005

Symantec Backup Exec 11d


January-February 2003

Capstone Institute of Mortgage Finance

Certified Mortgage Banker

1998-2000 Computer Learning Centers Marietta, Ga

A+ Training

MSCE Training

MCP + since January 2000

Diploma-Information Technology/Networking

1992-1997 Friedrich Alexander University Nurnberg, GERMANY

Major Biochemistry

Languages: Fluent in French and German.

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