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Engineer Manager

Ellicott City, MD
January 08, 2020

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Dmitry Gurvits • • Ellicott City, MD 21042 • 301-***-****

Director of Information Technology

Accomplished and dynamic professional with a proven history in multiple technologies and well-versed in medium and large organizations with over 25,000 users. Possessing a customer-service based experience model and the ability to serve as a liaison between IT and non-IT teams. Skilled interpersonal communicator able to lead, train, and motivate others to their professional best.

•Departmental Leadership

•Financial Oversight

•Problem Resolution

•Staff Development

•Migrations /Integrations


•Process Improvements

•Vendor Contracts


Career Experience

Director of Information Technology & Security, IQ Solutions, Inc 2015 to Present

Provide integral oversight into all aspects of IT to include security, process management, SOP development, and budgeting. Communicate regularly with vendors to optimize products and services. Key role in achieving multiple ATO’s (Authority to Operate) for various NIST and FISMA moderate and low systems.

Managed Big Data Migration task to separate into multiple smaller environments

Saved 20% on capital spending by strategically stabilizing the IT budget.

Executed multiple successful facility moves as a leader of the internal infrastructure team.

Developed a process for future migrations into Microsoft Azure public cloud environment.

Established effective Security Training Software for use organization-wide.

Established Organizational Standard Operating Policies and Procedures

IT Manager / System Architect, IQ Solutions, Inc 2010 to 2015

Supervised a high-performing team of engineers in the daily operations of the department. Oversaw policy development, budgeting, and vendor relations. Mitigated security risks and led multiple process improvement initiatives. Led efforts to achieve several ATO’s and SA&A’s.

Spearheaded multiple large-scale software and hardware migrations.

Saved the company 15% on yearly facility spending through a data center migration project.

Improved the support team’s response time by creating an improved helpdesk ticketing system.

Boosted revenue by supporting several initiatives focused on organizational growth and development.

Helpdesk Manager / Senior Network Engineer, IQ Solutions, Inc 2008 to 2010

Managed a specialized and diverse team in facilitating the operations of the organization and resolving issues proactively. Led special projects focused on policy upgrades and Anti-virus backup systems. Responsible for the 24/7 operations of the facility and any network outages that occurred.

Piloted the migration from physical infrastructure to a VMWare based infrastructure.

Enhanced customer service response time through effective helpdesk team leadership.

Improved the reliability of the email delivery service with a redundant Exchange Server.

Implemented a SharePoint on premise environment enabling CRM deployment to clients.

Senior Network / Systems Engineer, IQ Solutions, Inc 2007 to 2008

Senior Network / Messaging Engineer, CB Richard Ellis 2005 to 2007

Field Technician & Engineer, CB Richard Ellis 2004 to 2005

Helpdesk Analyst / Support Technician, Office of the Chief Technology Officer 2003 to 2004

PC Technician: Washington Navy Yard, US Department of Defense 2002 to 2003

Technical Skills

Security Tools

DUO, OCTA, AlienVault, SolarWinds Orion, SolarWinds Log and Event Manager, Nessus Professional, Splunk, IBM AppScan. Nessus Security Center. Barracuda Network Vulnerability Manager, Microsoft Intune. KnowBe4 Security Awareness Software, Barracuda Sentinel. Postini Email Spam Solution. Barracuda Essentials. TopLayer/Corero IPS 5500 Appliance. Palo Alto Firewall. SonicWall Firewall. Barracuda Web Application Firewall, Load Balancer


Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Acquia Cloud, Google Cloud, Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft SharePoint. Adobe Creative Cloud. Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business, Lync, Slack, Google Apps. Microsoft SharePoint hosted and online

Server OS

Microsoft Windows (all versions) Microsoft Windows Server (all versions), Microsoft SQL Server (2000, 2005, 2008, 2017, 2019). Oracle Enterprise Server. PostgreSQL Database Server. Apache/Tomcat Web Server. Drupal. Adobe ColdFusion. Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007, 2010. VmWare vSphere Enterprise 4,5,6. Microsoft Hyper-V. HP Aruba Wireless. Dell Compellent Storage SAN. VmWare VCenter. RedHat Linux Enterprise Server (all versions). CentOS (all versions). Sun Solaris 9,10


Veeam Backup, Symantec Backup Exec, Veritas Backup. AWS Storage Gateway Backup. BlackBerry Enterprise Server. Good Messaging Server. Overland Tape Storage. Symantec Anti-Virus. Sentinel One Anti-Virus.




Fonality VoIP Phone System, EvolveIP VoIP Phone System, Microsoft PBXtra Phone Service for Skype


Master Degree in Information Systems, expected 2020 University of Maryland University College

Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management University of Maryland University College

Certifications & Affiliations



Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Microsoft Azure

Microsoft 365

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)

Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE)

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) Exchange Servicer

VMWare Certified Professional

Microsoft SharePoint 2007, 2010 Trained Professional

Sun Solaris 9 and 10

Dell Compellent San Certified

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