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Solution Architect, DevOps, Technical Project Manager, SAN, Network

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53228, United States
December 26, 2018

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Synopsis of Resume of: Thomas C. Nieman


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Solution Architect / DevOps / Technical Project Management

Recent Summary:

Theorem: “Cloud” is evolving into new models with an evolving set of principles, models and standards, A culture change that is informing a new “how” as well as a “place”.

●Implementing a “DevOps culture” step-by-step. – 6 yrs.

oEliminate “drive-byes” – All work should be completed from a queue.

oImplement Administered Chat (SLACK, HipChat, Bots, MS-Teams, SFDC, etc.)

oEliminate E-Mail as a connection based primary tool. (only an ingestion point)

oImplement Automation strategies – Must work to reduce any backlog

CI/CD - plan, code, build, test, release, deploy, operate, monitor (eg.)

oImplement or update the four “views” of any solution.

Business, Functional, Technical & Implementation Views

oCreate appropriate “position agreements” that reflect analysis of the workflows and any findings from study of the work queues.

●Governance modeling & Services Management consulting. – 8 yrs.

●Data Center & Cloud (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) – Virtualization, Automation, DevOps - 15 yrs.

●Project / Program & Portfolio Management - 15 yrs.

oProject scoping, RFP, SOW, procurement, staffing, augmentation. – 10 yrs.

●Security & Compliance (SOX, HIPAA, DISA, DIACAP, DOD Audit) - 15 yrs.

●Network Engineering – Cisco Partner, Cisco CLI, NetDevOps -15 yrs.

●Language competence:

oPerl, Python, Bash, C/C++, VBA, etc. – 20 yrs.

●SAN/Storage, Expert level configuration, migration, replication, backup & DR – 15 yrs.

oAIX, HP-UX, Linux (RedHat, Suse +), VMware, Windows, etc. – 20 yrs.

oEMC, HPE, IBM, HDS, Cisco, Brocade, other. – 20 yrs.

oNetwork & Security (IP, FC, Fcip, Cisco, etc.) – 20 yrs.


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