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Sr. Systems / Network Engineer

Caldwell, NJ, 07006
September 25, 2018

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Professional Summary

Career network professional with numerous years of experience in conceptualizing, designing, constructing & implementing comprehensive network solutions • MS Windows desktops • Windows Server through Server 2016, MS SQL, Exchange from 5 – 2016 & Office 365, IIS.Apache, Tomcat, Mac OSX,

Kaseya, LabTech, Sentry-Go, WUG, Solar Winds et. al. Monitoring Solutions. NAS, RAID & SAN Storage, On/Off-Site Backup Solutions. Cisco, SonicWall, WatchGuard Netgear et al, Firewalls & Switches

Virtualization Public /Private utilizing VMWARE, Hyper-V AWS, Azure & other hosting providers.

Remote access solutions based on Citrix, MS RDS, RAS, VPN, Multiple Wi-Fi solutions

Numerous Mass & Industry specific vertical market applications


Compunite Computers / Cloud Nation • Pine Brook, NJ 07058• 7/12 – 5/18

Merged with Mindcore Computing Inc. • Montville, NJ.

Managed Services & Cloud Hosting Provider

Sr. Network / Systems Engineer

Daily responsibilities included support & implementation of myriad physical & virtual network environments.

Managed Manpower, Services, Integration, & Migration of existing physical networks to "Cloud" based virtual environments both VDI and server instances based on VMware Hyper-V & Parallels virtualization technologies. Experience implementing turnkey and hybrid solutions based on AWS (Amazon Web Services) as well as MS Azure platform.

Part of team that divided & migrated 80+ clients from VDIs & virtualized server instances based on Parallels from remote datacenter to a Virtualized Citrix Solution based on AWS

Designed & implemented a VPN solution to allow on-prem clients to scan from office to CCH PFX Scan Document Management Solution on virtual servers hosted in AWS.

Designed & implemented hybrid cloud solution for manufacturer allowing them to scan with in-house RF devices in real time to Sage database hosted in AWS along with their Citrix wok platform.

Swapped out antiquated firewall & installed an Active Directory integrated solution with SSO & mobile SSL VPN connectivity for workers in the field to access and service in-house equipment from across the globe minimizing down time & allowing for collaborative POC & beta testing.

Was responsible for nightly & “as needed” snap shots as well as both on & off-site backups of virtual instances to ensure data integrity as well as a critical component of DR solution (both flat file & BMR images.)

Sr. Network / Systems Engineer• Greater NY / NNJ Area 1/12 – 7/12

Freelance Consultant developing & implementing effective solutions to meet each client’s unique needs.

Independent Consultant (Self Employed)

• Design implementation & support of multi-platform LANs/WANs.

• Provided broad range of applications (physical & SAAS) & network (physical & NAAS) support for a broad range of industries as required by client.

• Extensive work with remote backup, fault tolerance & disaster recovery scenarios along with

unparalleled diagnostic & troubleshooting skills.

• Network optimization / tuning. Troubleshooting & resolving network issues.

TriState Computer Solutions • Rockaway, NJ 07866• 4/09 – 1/12

Network Integrator serving SMB clientele

Network/Systems Engineer

Daily responsibilities included interfacing with clients to diagnose & resolve existing issues as well as developing & implementing proactive solutions for client base. Routine break/fix & project management.

Designed & implemented new & upgraded network solutions utilizing Windows Server, SQL & Exchange Servers both physically & virtually utilizing VMware & in AWS.

Installed & configured numerous, Cisco, SonicWall, Juniper, WatchGuard, Barracuda et. al. firewalls, switches, & network appliances.

Deployed all new switches with VLANs, QOS, to handles various traffic from sub-nets

Deployed multiple On/Off-Site Backup & Disaster Recovery Solutions

Deployed numerous secure remote access solutions via Site to Site & Mobile VPN as well as Citrix & RDS Server Solutions to provide access to all corporate resources from anywhere in the world.

C2 Computing / Those Computer Guys • N. Arlington, NJ 07031• 1/3 – 12/08

Technology service companies catering to home owners & Small Business.

Sr. Network Engineer / Co-Owner

Daily responsibilities included all phases of corporate management. Development of marketing strategies & creation of advertising materials. Development of new accounts. Analysis of clients’ needs. Design & deployment of solutions. Management of technical services dept. & personnel. Development of support services workflow process. Website design. Daily support of client LAN/WANs. Project management, asset allocation & supervision.

Successfully developed client relationships

Assessed clients’ needs then developed & implemented network solutions to meet their needs.

Deployed remotely accessible DVR camera systems to assist owners in monitoring facility.

Designed & deployed numerous network solutions for clients in various industries.

Expert Computer Consultants • Miami, FL 33168• 01/01 -10/02

Startup Network Integrations Company

Sr. Network Engineer (Consultant)

Duties included design & implementation of in-house as well as clients LAN/WANs. Support of multiple servers and networks running Windows NT/2000 Novell 3x-6x - IP & AppleTalk. Assessment of clients’ needs, backup solutions & fault tolerance/disaster recovery strategies. Network Architecture & Management Solutions. Pre & Post Sales Engineering.

Designed & installed large format graphics co. Servers, RIP Stations & Mac Desktops

Implemented redundant Novell servers SFTIII to eliminate downtime & for redundancy

Successfully managed several network conversions from Novell to Microsoft platform

EDUCATION: BS Computer Science – University of Hawaii

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