Experience supporting various systems (UNIX/Linux & Wintel)
System requirement analysis & development
Focused on helping customers develop a systematic approach to achievable system requirements and then delivering the product
Project Management - Develop & Implement
Public and Private Cloud system infrastructure development, installation and support
Skills & Expertise
OS Management /Patch Management/ Shell Scripting
Cloud Computing/ Visualization
High Availability/Disaster Recovery
Data Center: Development & Implementation
Project Lead/Lead System Engineer at Amdocs March 2005 - Present
Designed & implementation of physical (Linux) and virtual (Vmware) datacenters
Deployed & maintained all aspects of development/testing server environments
Deployed automated processes for Linux OS image deployment and configuration
Ongoing Linux technical support.
Senior System Analyst at JPMorgan Chase March 2004 - March 2005
Developed and supported trading websites
Developed procedures and managed the migration to SUN Solaris 15K platforms
Developed DR procedures and performed system level testing of failover
Senior System Analyst/Administrator at Food.com February 1996 - March 2004
Developed and supported Sun UNIX/ WINTEL servers, to be used in entire software development/deployment cycle
Developed and Installed procedures for Data Migration/backups and Disaster Recovery
Daily on going Technical support
System Administrator at NOAA US Dept of Commerce October 1994 - April 1996
Managed VAX/VMS 8800 cluster
Supported Sun desktops and Servers
Wrote and deployed code/ procedures for scientists to perform live analysis on ships.
Developed and administrated interfaces for live transmissions via buoy from ocean.
Computational Fluid Dynamicist/System Administrator at The Boeing Company January 1977 - September 1994
Applied CFD codes to the design of commercial and military aircraft and missiles
Performed top level requirement analysis on various deployed military systems from tactical to strategic
Engaged customer in determining appropriate scope of requirement that needed to be met during a project cycle
Deployed & managed Cray & VAX VMS computer systems
Ohio State University
MS Aero/Astronautical Engineering 1972 - 1977
Ohio State University
BS Aero/Astronautical Engineering 1969 - 1972
Senior First Aid Instructor at American Red Cross June 1980 - March 2010
Taught First Aid for the Seattle Mountaineers.
Developed First Aid methods and expanding them to be used in the Back-country.
Responsible for mentoring new instructors and leading the sessions
Volunteer/Board of Directors at Seattle Girls' Choir September 2005 - 2014
Seattle Girls’ Choir education in the choral arts building skills to succeed in life.
Webmaster, First Aid, Chef, Host - Meany Lodge January 2005 – January 2017
Meany lodge is owned by the Seattle Mountaineers maintained by volunteers.
Providing a family place to "Play in the snow" and be exposed to the outdoors