To obtain a Network Engineer or Management position within a diverse LAN/WAN environment where my knowledge, skills, and experience are aptly utilized and challenged to meet the needs of a growing global-minded company.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
·15 Years’ Experience of configuring Routers and Switches.
·Strong problem solving, technical, intuitive, and leadership skills.
·Expertise’s in LAN/WAN administration, server configuration, hardware/software installation, troubleshoot/repair, desktop support, project management, client relations, and training/supervision.
·Self-motivated team player.
·Manage and design Network Infrastructure.
·Fluent in Spanish.
NETWORK PROTOCOLS: RIP, IGRP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, ISIS, TCP/IP, HSRP, PPP MULTILINK and MULTICAST.
NETWORK HARDWARE: CISCO ROUTERS (1700 TO 7000 SERIES); CATALYST SWITCHES (2900 TO 6500 SERIES); CONTENT SWITCHES (CSS); LOCAL DIRECTORS (416 AND 430); DISTRIBUTED DIRECTORS; VPN CONCENTRATORS (3000 SERIES), INTEL SWITCHES, NORTEL VPN, NEXUS 5000, 7000, 6000, 5000 and 9000 series. JUNIPER SWITCHES EX8200, EX4500, EX4200, EX2200, and EX2200-C.
SECURITY HARDWARE: CISCO NAC Appliance, PIX, ASA and FirePower.
Certificate: CCNP, CCNA in Routing & Switching, and CCNA Security.
Lockheed Martin Corporation 08/20 – Present
Systems Engineer Staff
Support the F-35 Training System programs and participate in all phases of the systems lifecycle.
Collaborate with other engineering disciplines and program personnel and will participate on cross functional teams.
Develop the Wireless Network for the PMA systems
Build and configure the SOU’s network to communicate to the PMA.
Ensure the network meets availability, reliability and performance requirements.
Manage and maintain the business SLAs for network availability.
Configure the Nexus 9000 switches on the core and the distribution layer.
Install and configure Fortinet, Mcafee and Sonic Firewall.
Troubleshooted LAN/WAN infrastructure including routing protocols EIGRP, OSPF & BGP.
SNC-Lavalin Atkins, Orlando, FL 05/19 – 02/20
Senior Network Analyst II
·Responsible for designing, planning, and implementing (hardware and security) upgrades on the Statewide Florida DOT fiber-optic network.
·Provided leadership, management and oversight to staff.
·Responsible for the business development and oversight of the ITS Networking Group.
·Develop and deploy ITS Device Testing Procedures. Manage ITS Projects which consists of a multi-disciplinary approach to furnishing and installing ITS Infrastructure and Subsystems such as Vehicle Detection System (VDS), Fiber Optic Networks (FON), Local & Wide Area Networks (LAN/WAN) and WLAN.
·Provide technical advice regarding design, construction, and maintenance for new and existing segments of the network. Investigate and test vendors' products.
·Manage and design of the FDOT network.
Harris Corporation, Melbourne, FL 12/18 – 05/19
Senior Network Specialist Engineer
·Managed and lead the design of the migration of the FAA enterprise network.
·Develop the network architecture requirement based on the FAA requirement.
·Provide technical leadership to development teams at internal and external gate reviews such as technical baseline reviews and design reviews.
·Perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation activities in support of programs and development efforts.
·Develop and maintain Enterprise IP Addressing Plans.
·Helped managed a team of IT’s who were responsible for maintaining servers, workstations, switches, routers, firewalls and other network systems that supported security related activities.
·Developed a week-long training program for new hires to boost up initial productivity; established baseline for all future NOC procedures and standards for operational inspections and readiness.
Atos, Orlando, FL 05/18 – 12/18
Lead Senior Network Engineer
·Served as the lead senior network engineer for the Walt Disney Data Center in Orlando.
·Supervised a team of 5 network engineers responsible for the day-to-day administration and maintenance of various mission-critical technologies in client facing situations.
·Ensured the network meets availability, reliability and performance requirements.
·Managed and maintained the business SLAs for network availability.
·Oversaw, configured, and upgraded the datacenter cores from the Nexus 7710 to the 9516.
·Additionally, responsible for troubleshooting, configuring, and upgrading the Juniper Switches.
·Provided network support for the level 3 escalation.
·Troubleshot LAN/WAN infrastructure including routing protocols; created and maintained as-built diagrams/documentation as well as process and procedure documentation; and served as the liaison between Disney Management and the Atos Data Center Team.
Comcast NBC Universal Studios
Network & Security System Manager 07/16 – 05/18
·Managed, configured, and designed the network, security, and the wireless infrastructure for the Universal Beijing theme park project.
·Managing highly skilled teams and multiple international contracts to perform network design, integration, and coordination with multiple low voltage systems that are IP based.
·Provided leadership, coaching and direction to the IT infrastructure engineering team and the staff in China.
·Worked with the enterprise architecture team in China to ensure that the IT network infrastructure enables necessary applications and business processes.
·Ensured compliance with US, Chinese, and International Standards (CCC, BCI, IEEE, PCI, SOX etc.)
·Responsible for overseeing and implementing support and maintenance strategies for the networking systems within attractions.
·Set standards which network vendors would adhere and acted as the bridge between the Universal Parks Engineering, Technical Services, AV systems and IT group.
·Configured the Nexus 9000 switches for the core and the distribution layer.
·Engineered, configured and installed Cisco ASA 5516, Firepower 7120 series and the 3850 stack switches for the theme attractions.
Atos, Orlando, FL 08/11 – 07/16
Senior Network Engineer IV
·Senior Engineer IV for ATOS formally known as Siemens IS. Supporting Siemens Global Networks at the hub in Orlando w/ over 200 North American Power/Energy sites.
·Configured Cisco ASA 5505 for Site to Site VPNs (IPSec and both client based and client-less SSL VPNs) and the policies/ACLs required.
·Configured and troubleshooted Cisco 2801, 2811, 2821, 2650XM, 2611, 2501, 3640, 7206VXR routers and Cisco 2924, 2900XL, 3750, 3560, 3550, 4506, 4503, 6509, 6513 switches and Cisco ASA 5505, 5510, 5520, 5540, PIX 501, 515, 515E, and the 520 firewalls.
·Troubleshooted LAN/WAN infrastructure including routing protocols EIGRP, OSPF & BGP.
·Redesigned the WLAN infrastructure by updating IOS, standardizing policy and AP Groups and configuring the 4400, 55000 and 8500 controllers and installing Cisco 2600 Aps (5000 users).
·Responsible for advanced enterprise wireless LAN administration and design, mesh networks, and point-to-point and point-to-multi-point topologies.
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 08/10 – 08/11
Senior Network Engineer
·Redesigned the UCF data center by replacing the 6513 core switches with the Nexus 7000's and replace the distribution layer with the Nexus 5000's switches.
·Lead a team of over 10 employees responsible for the day-to-day administration and maintenance of various mission-critical technologies in client facing situations.
·Planned and redesigned the UCF Police department network by implementing new WAN architecture by using MPLS technology and Cisco 3800, and 2800 series routers, also using 6500, 4500, and 3750 series switches for the cores and distribution layers.
·Configured, Upgraded maintained and troubleshoot Cisco switches and routers.
·Designed wireless infrastructure using 802.11x specifications as well as security using Radius and Tacacs+.
New York Power Authority, White Plains, NY 03/09 – 08/10
Communication Engineer II
·Improved the network connections to the Data Center Servers. This include purchasing new switches to provide dual network access for servers, upgrading port speeds from 100Mbps to 1Gbs, reducing unneeded broadcast traffic, move server monitoring (ILO) to a separate VLAN, and increasing uplink speeds in high-usage locations.
·Redesigned the IP networking for video and place a new and separate VLAN at all sites, also implemented QoS for voice and video service throughout the NYPA network.
·Engineered, configured and installed Cisco C3560, C3550, C6506 switches and 3725, 3845, 2811, and 3750 stack switches for the NYPA head quarter.
·Redesigned NYPA InCity network that provided more bandwidth, better service and reduce cost $20K less per year.
·Removed the RIP routing protocol from the NYPA administrative network, replacing it with EIGRP routing protocol.
Murray Feiss Import, Bronx, NY 08/08 – 03/09
·Engineered, installed, and troubleshoot Cisco 1800, 2600, 2800, and 4500 series routers.
·Configured Catalyst 2900XL, and 3500XL series switches.
·Migrated Checkpoint Firewall to the Cisco ASA firewall and built VPN connection from the Cisco ASA firewall for our remote sites.
·Supervised regularly all the activities on the network.
·Managed a team of Help Desk professionals. Created procedures and policies that increased productivity by 20 percent.
Infocrossing, Inc. Leonia, NJ 07/05 – 08/08
Senior Network Engineer/Project Manager
·Designed, managed and maintained network security, and intrusion detection systems for our Data Center.
·Re-engineered BGP routing (Route Maps, AS-Path prepend, MED, Local Preference) to load balance traffic across multiple ISP links and migrated Cisco Pix to ASA firewalls.
·Engineered, installed, and troubleshoot Cisco 2500, 2600, 3600, 4000, 4500, and 7500 series routers.
·Configured and manages Catalyst 2900XL, 3500XL, 4000, 5000, 5500, and 6500 series switches, Pix Firewall, F5, VPN Concentrator, CSS, Intel switches and Nortel VPN.
·Configure Cisco 3000 series concentrator, Pixes, ASA, firewalls and Routers for vpn connection.
·Installed Terminated, tested and certified Cat 5, 5e and 6 cables.
·Installed Terminated, tested and certified Single mode and Multi-mode Fiber optic cable.
Thomson Financial Service, New York, NY 05/04 – 07/05
Senior Network Engineer/Team Leader
·Designed and implemented the Merrill Lynch network to the Thomson Financial ATM backbone Network.
·Engineered, installed, and troubleshoot Cisco 2500, 2600, 3600, 4000, 4500, and 7500 series routers.
·Configured Catalyst 2900XL, 3500XL, 4000, 5000, 5500, and 6500 series switches, and Pix Firewall’s .
·Built VPN connect by configuring routers and Pixes Firewall.
Barnes & Noble.Com, New York, NY 08/00 – 07/03
Network Engineer/Project Leader
·Managed over 500mb/s worth of WAN bandwidth from 5 different service providers using OC3, ATM, Frame-Relay, T3s, T1s, leased lines, and public network Vlans.
·Installed, configured and maintained Cisco 2600s, 7200/7500s routers, 5500s/6500s switches, PIX Firewalls
·Cisco Content Smart Switches, Distributed Directors, and Local Directors.
·Configured the VPN 3000 concentrator and also the RSA security components.
SUNY Institute of Technology
Utica/Rome, Utica, NY
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, August 1994