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Clinton, Mississippi, United States
September 19, 2019

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Stanley Collins

Sr Systems Admin / Technology Management

303-***-**** or 214-***-****

Sr Systems Admin / Technology Management

I am a technology professional providing functional, procedural, or strategic guidance to create value, maximize growth and improve business performance for an organization. I have led managers and engineers within multiple large projects (hardware and software) from inception to completion with expertise with policies, procedures, change control and compliance while also building a strong relationship with lines of business to ensure best practices since 1990.

Professional Experience

AT&T May 2014-July 2018

Sr. Systems Administrator

●Aligned the Capital and Expense budgets (Budgeting, Planning and Forecasting for Technology)

●Manage Fieldglass for new hires (Created job descriptions and managed the system for new hires)

●Manage a local datacenter (~50 Windows 2008/2012 servers, 5 Linux servers, ~150 TB SAN, 3 SQL Clusters) and AT&T ITO servers for disaster recovery (~15 Windows servers, ~60 TB SAN)

●Application and product support; Root cause analysis

●Integration of systems; Process and quality management

●Bring datacenter into compliance (hardware and software) for audit purposes

●Create procedures for IT Change Management within the group

●Create a disaster recovery plan

●Business process improvement and case development

●Position name AT&T wide change from Sr Systems Manager to Sr Systems Admin

●Level 2 manager

Maintech Sept 2013-May 2014

Data Center Engineer

●Manage and train a team of ~6 engineers on policies and processors on a Data Center

●Install, configure, maintain and troubleshoot (all infrastructure) HP, IBM and Dell Window servers

●Install, configure & troubleshoot HP (hardware & software) c7000 Blade Chassis, ProLiant DL servers

Atos contractor through Pinnacle Technical Resources May 2012-Aug 2013

Lead Sr Windows Systems Admin

●Conduct system analysis and develop improvement for system software performance and reliability

●Subject matter expert for process and procedures for troubleshooting Windows Servers and SAN

●Perform incident resolution, problem determination and root cause analysis

●Manage Projects from inception to completion (Servers OS and hardware; SAN NetApp and network)

●Through approved change management; change all vCenter vNICs and setting to optimize performance

Bank of America contractor through Rose International May 2011-May 2012

Sr Windows Systems Admin (Hosting Solutions Design & Build team) reporting to a VP Remote across the USA

●Relocate Datacenters across the country with IP change (Remote with IBM physically onsite, ~200-500 servers and SAN)

●Upgrade of technology infrastructure and server (hardware and software)

●Project oversight for technology infrastructure from inception to completion

●Subject matter expert for Wintel servers and lead junior engineers on process and procedures

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Hewlett-Packard Feb 2007-May 2011

Engineer III in GDS (Global Deployment Services group)

●Install, configure & troubleshoot HP (hardware & software) c7000 Blade Chassis, DL & ML, EVA, HP XP’s

●Manage and train a team of ~20 engineers

●Install, configure, Maintain and troubleshoot (all infrastructure) HP, IBM and Dell servers, LAN/WAN

United States Air National Guard (active duty) Aug 2005-Feb 2007

Education and Training Manager

●Subject matter expert for the training program for the maintenance of Air Force C-17 cargo airplanes

●Audit Training records to Air Force standards

●Training manager for over 300 trainees

Beal Bank April 2001-July 2005

Manager of Technology

●Manage and oversee budget for ~17 IT professionals as FTE’s and contractors (hire, fire and review)

●Manage and train new contractors to ensure that they understand process and procedures

●Take care of subordinate matters (timesheets, employee disputes, etc…)

Witt Biomedical March 1999-April 2001

Biomedical Engineer III

●Heart Catheterization system that are connected to the backbone of the hospital

●Install, troubleshot and repair (Wintel) Heart Catheterization Equipment with proprietary software

●Manage and train about a team of ~20 people.

●Develop process and procedures for technology and medical

Methodist Healthcare; Jackson, Mississippi July 1990-March 1999

Biomedical Engineer III

●Install, build, configure, maintain and troubleshoot windows systems and network

●Perform system backup and recovery

●Excellent attention to detail, quality control (Results oriented with personal accountability)

Hinds County Sheriff Department; Jackson, Mississippi 1996-1999

Commissioned Reserve Deputy

●Graduate 6 months Jackson Police Department training (evening training)

●Voluntary Commissioned Reserve Officer completing the required duties per month

●Patrol, vice and narcotics, special projects, etc…

United States Air National Guard (Drill Status) May 1988-Aug 2005

Pneudralics Supervisor

●Seven level trainer (lead trainer) on the Hydraulics and Pneumatics systems on Starlifter C-141B and C-17

●Troubleshoot hydraulics systems on airplanes and rebuild components in-shop

●Supervise and train team of ~10 – 15 trainees


2017 Studying for AWS (Amazon Web Services) Solutions Architect Certification

2016 Completed a JavaScript Course at Collin County Community College

2016 Completed AT&T Skills Pivot 2016

2016 Completed a Java course at Collin County Community College

2015 ATO Leadership Transformation Program – Harvard Business Corporate Learning

2012 Advanced VMWare course

2011 HP District Manager (Management) Courses

1988 - 1990 Hinds Community College, Raymond, Mississippi (Graduated)

Graduated with a Major: Electrical Technology (Electronics)

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