Resume Service
The Following Text Is An Unformatted Professional Resume Sample
From The Writers At Resumes Guaranteed

Click HERE!

Yyyyyy x. yyyyyy



1524 ¾ Echo Park Avenue l Xxxxxx, CA xxxxxx l (xxx-xxx-xxxx l




details-driven IT Infrastructure Architect and Engineer specializing in Consulting, Storage Consolidation, Tech Refresh, IT Engineering / Administration, Project Management, and Script Development within high-profile business sectors eager to contribute 18+ years experience toward maximizing an employer s success.



Key Skills



         Project Management

         Best Practice Methodologies

         Data Administration

         Capacity Planning (20+ Terabytes / 400+Servers)

         Disaster Recovery / Business Continuity

         Policy / Procedure Development

         Business Negotiations

         Fluency in English / Italian / French / Spanish

         Research / Development

         Storage Architecture

         Business Communications / Presentations

         Solutions Architecture / Design

         Training / Development

         Large-Scale Multi-Client Environments

         Recordkeeping / Summary Reports

         Data Migration Processes



Professional Synopsis



Contractor / Lead Technical Operations

PortBlue Corporation, Xxxxxx, CA                                                                                                                    2008 C Present


         Apply dynamic leadership talents toward directing an infrastructure of CentOS / Ubuntu and Windows servers, Cisco routers / switches, Foundry load balancers, and Juniper firewalls, as well as managing a top-performing IT staff.

         Organize, document, and disseminate software releases, along with deploying and troubleshooting Apache / Tomcat.

         Expertly perform database setup, configuration, and basic troubleshooting to include designing and documenting a Disaster Recovery site and detailed Operation Escalation procedures, as well as providing key security administration.

         Instrumental in developing Amazon Cloud images of CommandAware for development, testing, and quality assurance.


Contractor / System Engineer

Loyola Marymount University, Xxxxxx, CA                                                                                                                         2008


         Strategically steered Red Hat Cluster installation for a physics department to include reviewing existing installations composed of a 2-node Red Hat Cluster and Nexsan SATABeast storage array.

         Ensured seamless processes by adjusting configurations of Active / Active Cluster installations with shared file systems.

         Installed a Brocade switch and updated / configured Red Hat Cluster within shared GFS file systems, along with compiling and installing MPICH2 and PVFS.


Contractor / System Engineer

Time, Inc., New York, NY                                                                                                                                                    2007 C 2008


         Supported the installation of 3 Hitachi USP V and 2 EMC DMX-1000 storage arrays on Cisco MDS 9000 fabric switches to include participating in data migration from SunEdge 9900 to Hitachi USP V.

         Architected the company s Veritas Cluster Server installations; troubleshot / tuned Apache Web, Tomcat, and MySQL servers; and handled all Perl scripts development.


Contractor / Data Migration Specialist

Jefferies & Company, Jersey City, NJ                                                                                                                               2006 C 2007


         Developed a 2,000-line Perl code application to archive EMC Centera-based files to include facilitating and monitoring SSH connection data transfer, data integrity, and data classification based on the company s strict retention policy.


Yyyyyy x. yyyyyy



1524 ¾ Echo Park Avenue l Xxxxxx, CA xxxxxx l (xxx-xxx-xxxx l



~ Page Two ~



Professional Synopsis (continued)



Contractor / System Engineer

IXIS Capital Market, New York, NY                                                                                                                              2005 C 2006


         Led the infrastructure build-out and activation of a new Business Continuity (BC) site comprised of 50 Solaris on Sun V400 / V800 series servers and Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a VMWare ESX server on IBM Blades, 1 EMC Symmetrix DMX-3 storage networked on McData fabric switches, 1 EMC Celerra NSX, and 1 Centera Gen4.

         Directed data replication on SRDF / A over 2x GigE on Ciena CN2000 storage extensions utilizing SYMCLI to include efficiently installing DMX-1000 and data migration to resolve odd-cylinder size problems.

         Upgraded BC environment to Celerra NSX and DMX code upgrade to 5671 to support 500 GB disks and performed Centera migration from Gen2 to Gen4, along with ADIC Scarlari i2000 tape library to LTO3 tape drives, Cyclade console servers to latest version, and Sun servers from Solaris 8 to 10.

         Configured, documented, and implemented Sun Trunking 1.3 for failover and load balancing over Link Aggregation Control Protocol with Cisco Catalyst switches.

         Successfully evaluated an LDAP solution by building a Fedora Directory Server application on VMWare as an alternative to the NIS namespace which would interface closely with Microsoft Active Directory as a single directory solution.

         Coordinated training for junior staff on all 2nd level UNIX and storage support, and documented knowledge transfer.


Contractor / Global Enterprise Storage Specialist & Senior UNIX / Storage Specialist (Roles Held Separately)

UBS Investment Banking, Zurich, Switzerland                                                                                                      2001 C 2005


         Contributed strong analytical skills toward evaluating and stabilizing the performance of 2 HP StorageWorks EMA 12000 networked on Brocade SilkWorm 2800 fabric switches and over Nortel s OPTera DWDM on Dark Fiber.

         Proficiently migrated approximately 15 poor I / O performing Solaris Oracle and Sybase servers from DAS Baydel to EMA 12000 with host-based synchronous replication (VxVM).

         Served as IT lead for the hands-on installation of 6 EMC CLARiiON CX 600 / 700 storages networked on McData ES 3032 fabric switches and over OPTera DWDM on Dark Fiber to include providing capacity planning and management.

         Completed a storage consolidation project via the migration of 80 Solaris (Sun / Fujitsu) and Linux (HP ProLiant) Oracle, Sybase, and application servers from DAS Baydel and HP StorageWorks EMA 12000 to the EMC CLARiiON storage arrays to include negotiating and delegating team assignments to maximize use of resources and meet set objectives.

         Performed 4 High-Availability NetApp FAS980c filers installation, ONTAP 6.5.1 configuration, and 2 NearStore R200 Virtual Tape Libraries, along with coordinating data migration of production file servers on EMC Symmetrix 8730 to NetApp filers.

         Decommissioned EMC Symmetrix 8730 and HP StorageWorks EMA 12000 within their fabric infrastructures.

         Actively participated in Sun StorEdge 9900 installations, as well as providing SAN and NAS firmware upgrades; 24 / 7 maintenance; and I / O performance analysis and troubleshooting as required.

         Played a vital role in supporting a high-profile project for the initial deployment / stabilization of a General Ledger in compliance with new accounting laws pertaining to the Swiss version of Sarbanes-Oxley.

         Relocated, engineered, and maintained critical production environments of 3 Sun E10K, 12 Sun E4500, 3 HP StorageWorks EMA 12000, and 2 StorageTek L700 storages networked on Brocade SilkWorm 2800 fabric switches.

         Resourcefully led the design, implementation, and relocation of a development infrastructure site for a Disaster Recovery solution to ensure business continuity while decreasing the Recovery Time Objective from 72+ hours to 24 hours.

         Decreased maintenance costs and improved environmental stability by handling storage and server performance analysis and tuning, along with providing capacity management and solutions.


Contractor / UNIX System Engineer

Ericsson, Zurich, Switzerland                                                                                                                                        2000 C 2001


         Consolidated UNIX environments and attained up-to-date industry standards by designing / rebuilding 2 datacenters to include creating High-Availability, Kerberizing the infrastructure, and improving overall stability.

Yyyyyy x. yyyyyy



1524 ¾ Echo Park Avenue l Xxxxxx, CA xxxxxx l (xxx-xxx-xxxx l



~ Page Three ~



Professional Synopsis (continued)



Contractor / UNIX System Engineer (Continued)

Ericsson, Zurich, Switzerland                                                                                                                                        2000 C 2001


         Effectively installed a web server and proxies, and authored online documentation to increase efficiency.

         Drafted an infrastructure reorganization proposal while concurrently organizing and leading a solutions-focused 12-member IT team in installing racks / cabling and restructuring the network.

         Migrated 15 scattered servers into new machine rooms, along with handling all hardware upgrades, consolidating data, building terminal server access, and installing software for performance monitoring.



Additional Job History



Contractor / UNIX Storage System Engineer, UBS / Wealth Management, Zurich, Switzerland             1999 C 2000

Contractor / System Administrator, Tudor Investment Corporation, New York, NY                                  1998 C 1999

Consultant / Teacher Assistant, Columbia University, New York, NY                                                                   1991 C 1998






Master s Degree in Computer Science

Columbia University


Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science

Columbia University



Technical Proficiencies



Server Storage • Storage Performance Analysis / Tuning / Optimization

Navisphere • PowerPath • TimeFinder • Replication Manager • Recovery Point • SRDF

Kerberos • Active Director • LDAP • NIS • NFS • Automount • DNS • DHCP • SSH • TCP / IP

ZFS • Veritas NetBackup 5.0 / 6.0 • ADIC Scalar i2000 • Quantum Tape Library • VTL / LTO3 Drives

EMC Symmetrix • DMX • CLARiiON • Celerra • Centera • EMC Control Center • SYMCLI • CUA / CFA

FCIP • iSCSI • Fiber Channel Protocols • Emulex • QLogic • JNI HBAs • Sun Servers (Entry / Mid / High)

HP StorageWorks • NetApp • SunEdge 9900 • Hitachi USP V • Brocade McData • Cisco Switches / Directors

Fujitsu PRIMEPOWER (SPARC) • HP ProLiant • IBM Blades • Solaris (6 / 8 / 9 / 10) • Red Hat Enterprise (3.x / 4.x)

Data Protection / Validation • Encryption • Network Architecture / Switches / Routers / Firewalls / Proxies / Load Balancers

NetApp NearStore VTL NDMP • SQL • Oracle • Sybase • VMWare ESX • Cloud Computing • Perl • Shell Scripting • C • Java

Fedora • Debian Linux • Veritas Volume Manager • File Systems / Cluster (Veritas Foundation 4.0) • Sun Cluster / Zone / Domain

<< Previous           Back to Sitemap           Next >>

Remember: Hire Us To Write YOUR New Resume
And We GUARANTEE That If You’re Not Working In 60 Days Or Less,
We’ll Revise Your Resume, Refund Your Money,
AND Give You $50 EXTRA!

Click HERE!