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Highly skilled engineer with experience supporting very large redundant enterprises network infrastructure and data center environments with Cisco UCS Infrastructure Support & Cisco Nexus Infrastructure Support
Managed and assisted from PC support, Servers, Data Center to large WAN infrastructure working with all levels of employees from users to management
Designed, Implemented and Managed Network Security with Firewall, PVLAN, VM based DMZ for Healthcare under HIPAA compliance
Firewall: Palo Alto NGFW, FortiGate, Checkpoint, ASA - Design, Implementation, Optimization
Data Center: Switching - Nexus 7K, 5K, 2K, VSS, VPC / Cisco UCS - Design, Implementation and maintenance
VSphere (5.5 & 6.0): Design, Implementation and Training of Staff
Produce Enterprise Network Documentation for Network Design and Support of Architects/Analysts/Engineers/Helpdesk
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo – Computer Science 1989-1992
Methodist Hospital of Southern California, Arcadia, CA 5/2018 - present
IT Network Engineer
Migrate ASA to Palo Alto NGFW with new Architecture with multiple zones.
Replace/Upgrade ASA and Manage VPN infrastructure
Standardize Network Management using Solarwinds Configuration Manager scripts
Design MAB based Dynamic VLAN Assignement enabled Secured Zone over Wireless through Palo Alto for BioMed Device Security over 802.1x using Cisco ISE
Support 24/7 Hospital network operation with busy Emergency Room Operation
Managed IP using Infoblox
Designed whole site Network Refresh (100 Switches)
Support 1000 Cisco wireless AP using Cisco Prime
The Claremont Colleges, Claremont, CA 6/2017 - 5/2018
Assist transition from 7 campus IT to shared service model
Monitor and Support 7 separate network in transition to be integrated into one.
Design unified network for 7 heterogeneous network
Support fiber and copper Layer 1 infrastructure
Led Summer Pomona College Network Refresh Project (140 Switches)
Support Aruba AirWave and 7220 with 1000 WAP with eduroam
Kforce – Kaiser Permanente Data Center Contract, Corona, CA 3/2016 - 5/2017
Data Center Network Engineer
Data Center Delivery – Design and Configuration for Data Center access for 130,000 sq ft DC.
Data Center Project Management – Work with PM, contractor, vendors and Strategic Partners.
Assess, update and maintain Enterprise Documentation to enforce standards.
Install and configure Cisco Nexus Switches to accommodate incoming projects.
HPNA – HP Network Automation system to configure network using python script.
Cross support 4 other Data Center spread across US.
Coordinate with IP service and Hardware Service team to maintain Cabling and IP/DNS Infrastructure.
MemorialCare Health Systems, Fountain Valley, CA 2/2013 - 3/2016
Sr. Network Engineer (NE IV),
Solarwinds - Enterprise Network Monitoring and Troubleshooting as Enterprise Admin & Training
Data Center Admin - Project Support, Trained in Citrix NetScaler and F5
Cisco UCS Infrastructure Support & Cisco Nexus Infrastructure Support (Data Center and Campus)
vSphere Admin - Project Support, Design, Implementation and training of Administrators
Cisco Prime Wireless Management Enterprise Admin & 5508 WLC
Cisco Secure ACS Enterprise Admin - manage Enterprise Access Rights to Network Equipment
Design, Implementation and Training of DMZ infrastructure with Private VLAN (vSphere, FortiGate, 4500x, NetApp, F5)
AEMR Network Support (VPN/MPLS) with Cisco ASA and FortiGate
Level 3 technical support to Campus and Data Center Engineers & Enterprise Network On-Call
McAfee Network Security Platform (IPS/IDS)
SAIC, LAUSD Network Contract 6/2004 - 6/2012
Lead Network Engineer
Smartnet-level maintenance work for LAUSD as field engineer
Router/Switch diagnose, repair, reconfigure and replacement.
Cisco 5xxx 6xxx 29xx 35xx 36xx 37xx Alcatel Switches
With ability to replace Core Switch same day with access to full backup inventory.
Physical layer troubleshooting and maintenance: Fiber, Copper
Cisco Wireless infrastructure support
In-depth Network Analysis skill using wireshark and OptiView in very large environment.
Contract supported 1000 site, 80,000 employees and 800,000 students.
Self-Realization Fellowship Int’l HQ, Los Angeles, CA 12/1999 - 3/2004
Network Design, Implementation and Management of 6 Southern California locations: LAN, WAN, Wireless
Designed and implemented 6 sites WAN throughout Southern California using T1, PRI/BRI, Inverse Multiplexer and Microwave.
Designed and implemented Checkpoint Firewall-1, eSafe, WebSense, Tumbleweed SecureMail, Cisco 3000 VPN, W2K Certificate Server.
Aspen Marketing Group, Ontario, CA 7/1998 - 10/1999
Network Support Manager
Network/System Design and Implementation and Support
Corporate Data Center Design and Implementation, NT Domain & Exchange
Nation-Wide Network and Server Integration to assist M&A activity
Designed, Implemented Nationwide Frame-relay network for 12 sites.
System Integration work to connect remote sites to Data Center: Florida, Chicago, Denver, Georgia..
Designed and implemented dial-in remote access network for nationwide sales group
Network Security with Checkpoint Firewall, Designed and Installed.
GE Capital ITS, Irvine, CA 10/1997 - 7/1998
City of Compton Project, System/Intranet Engineer
Removal of Token Ring Network.
Core Switch and City-wide Network Installation
Designed and implemented T1 Internet access w/Proxy using Bay Network’s ASN
Designed and implemented 18 remote site connectivity with ISDN (BRI/PRI)
Site Survey, Entire City Operations including Police, Fire and Recreations facility
Designed and implemented NT server infrastructure for the City.
Home Savings of America, EDI Specialist
Assisted Asset Management/Helpdesk Operation
Workflow analysis and process diagrams for IMAC, Break/Fix and Procurement
AssetCenter SQL database reporting using Crystal Reports
Helpdesk SQL database reporting
Provided technical analysis of Helpdesk operation of Home Savings
Created set of performance indicators for Helpdesk operation
Past Certifications : CCNA - Cisco Certified Network Associate, FCNSA – Fortinet, CWNA – Certified Wireless, CCSA – Checkpoint, MCSE NT