AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Results-focused, detail-oriented IT professional with an in-depth technical background spanning over 16 years and experience in the development and execution of large-scale IT implementations. Proven track record in cyber security including detecting, responding to, and mitigating threats. Clear communicator with a demonstrated ability to build/manage cohesive cross-functional teams in the completion and daily execution of enterprise defense services and innovative solutions. Verified success in streamlining operations, leading to enhanced productivity and increased company profit.. Technical Oversight ● Project Planning ● Information Technology ● Security Policy Development
Business Operations ● SOP Implementation ● Infrastructure Design ● IT Security Management
Strategic Planning ● Technical Project Administration ● Solutions Development Training Facilitation ● Analysis ● Project Documentation ● Security Operations ● Process Management
SMARTRONIX, INC., Fairfax, VA
Information Security Engineer, 2008-Present
Design, implement, and manage enterprise ArcSight infrastructure in support of major project and serve as subject matter expert on ArcSight Enterprise Security Manager software. Provide advice to customers on security operations best practices and ArcSight utilization for end state requirements.
Direct work for enterprise-scale projects, lending technical oversight to develop effective solutions, resolve complex issues, and ensure operations remain effective. Collaborate on advanced technical consultations for customer senior IT leadership. Sets strategic direction for customers based on HP/ArcSight solutions and products. Oversee daily security service activities for service providers and suppliers. Key Accomplishments:
Developed and executed key solutions for utilization at multiple customer sites, resulting in enhanced availability, performance, and security of enterprise systems. Recognized as Information Security expert for IT products and applied technologies and processes.
Network Security Analyst, 2007-2008
Planned, designed, and executed projects for information security clients, providing recommendations as necessary.
Assisted agencies in identification of current security infrastructures and definition of future programs.
Maintained readiness conditions of IDS and ancillary equipment. Utilized ArcSight and ASMI analyst tools to manage real-time alerts and events related to network operations security.
Collaborated with Department of Defense and IC mission partners in situational awareness Key Accomplishments:
Facilitated effective trainings for clients on techniques for detecting malicious activity, resulting in increased levels of knowledge and proficiency among trainees. EDUCATION
ROBERT HALF TECHNOLOGY
Systems Administrator, 2007
Analyzed and maintained IT components, hardware, software, workstations, and servers. Monitored and implemented Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert/Information Assurance Vulnerability Management compliance for network components. Supervised and maintained applications and solutions to prevent threats from becoming incidents. Key Accomplishments:
Designed and executed Windows 2000/2003 Active Directory at server and workstation levels.
RESCUECOM OF LOUDOUN COUNTY
Franchise Owner, 2005-2007
Directed all aspects of operations, including sales, marketing, advertising and customer service for business providing customized IT solutions including networks, web sites, hardware/software setups, network setups and network security.
Built business from the ground-up, creating a significant client base and building revenue. MANTECH INTERNATIONAL
Deployment Coordinator, 2005
Managed installation team throughout major migration project, ensuring all objectives were delivered on-schedule, while providing technical support. Reviewed implementation plans with team regularly, changing schedules based on pilot test results.
Ensured readiness of installation team though consistent communication and training. Collaborated with Program Manager and Civil ACOTR to coordinate schedule changes.
Played vital role in successful migration project from NT4.0 to Windows 2003 ofr Department of Justice, directing and coordinating all technical and logistical planning/execution. Previous positions include Network Engineer/Analyst for Integic, Inc.; Network Engineer for WAM! NET Inc.; Software Testing Engineer, Orizon Inc..
American Intercontinental University, Master of Science, Information Technology University of Maryland, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology Rockwell University, Oracle/Java E-commerce Certification Regis University, School for Professional Studies, Business Essentials Certification- MBA Program
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Microsoft Certified Professional