CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER/ PROJECT MANAGER / FOUNDER / MEMBER OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Motivated IT professional and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, and network design/configuration/management. Dynamic leader, able to quickly learn, implement, and train others in new computer technologies. Offering exceptional project management, research and presentation skills, with excellent attention to detail. Innovative and solutions-focused IT Project Manager specializing in leading high-performing and multi-disciplinary teams from product development through successful product launches. Accustomed to managing multiple projects and priorities in fast-paced environments.
Hardware and Software Installation and Configuration
Chief Information Officer/ Project Manager / Founder / Member of Board of Directors, 06/2000 WEBWISDOM.COM INC – Syracuse, New York
Small business, independent software vendor providing secure technologies to federal government agencies.
Designed, installed, configured and maintained development and production network infrastructures for company customers and employees (clusters of Windows and Unix servers and workstations; routers, firewalls, switches, load balancers, gateways, application servers, Internet services)
Hired, supervised and retained the team of researches and software engineers; consistently providing superior software solutions for government agencies (DoD, DoJ)
Developed and launched unique technologies for secure, real time collaboration and communication that brought to Collabworx the revenue of $10M
Invented, designed, managed development, and patented the Open Web Services-Based Indoor Climate Control System (Syracuse Center of Excellence)
Directed all phases of complex IT projects, following the PMP approach and Agile/Scrum methodology: classified Collaboration Tool Initiative Application for Department of Justice, Broadband Language Training System for Defense Language Institute, Multiuser Online Virtual Experience (DoD), Broadband Intelligence Training System (Army Intelligence)
Steered all aspects of software quality assurance and quality control, including building test environments, designing testing procedures and performing component tests
Provided customer support, including onsite deployments, upgrades, troubleshooting, and training.
Research Associate Professor, 01/2001 to Current SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY – Syracuse, New York
Major academic institution, with 11 colleges and 13K undergraduate and 4.5K graduate students.
and maintained experimental and production computer network, serving as
Information Systems Manager for Center for Systems Assurance.
Developed and taught
~25 undergraduate and graduate
courses, in traditional way and over the Internet, including Data
Networks: Basic Principles, Data Networks: Design and Performance, Computing
Architectures for E-Commerce, Networking and Data Security, Multi-Tier
Application Development, and Topics in Networking and Multimedia
Guided and supported
22 master's degree and 21 doctoral degree proceedings, serving as Thesis
Advisor, Reviewer, Examiner, or Grade Committee Member
Information Systems Manager / Project Leader, 09/1993 to 06/2000 NORTHEAST PARALLEL ARCHITECTURES CENTER – Syracuse, New York
NPAC was a leading national academic research and supercomputer center focused on cutting edge research in high performance computing.
Designed, implemented and managed NYNET ATM network at Syracuse University, SUNY Health Science Center, and several other locations.
Coordinated design, development, and technical management of NPAC facilities (five supercomputers and clusters of Unix and Windows workstations).
Supervised the team of researchers and IT professionals; delivered stable, production-level computing services to both sponsors and research groups.
Ph.D.: Computational Physics, 1993 Jagellonian University - Krakow Poland Doctorate in Computational Physics
Master of Science: Theoretical Physics, Jagellonian University - Krakow Poland
MATLAB Fundamentals and Programming Techniques
Check Point VPN-/Firewall-1 Management Intrusion Detection and Prevention
Auditing Your Internet Connection Advanced UNIX Security
academic, Active Directory, Agile, Apache, approach, Army, ATM, ATM network, Auditing, BGP, Broadband, Firewall-1, Cisco, Cisco Routers, customer support, Databases, designing, DHCP, DNS, Eclipse, edge, Email, Ethernet, FDDI, Firewalls, gateways, government, HTML, HTTP, Human Resource, DB2, IBM Mainframe, Internet services, ISDN, ISPF, Java, JBoss, LANs, Languages, LDAP, Linux, MATLAB, MS Office, MS Project, Windows, MS Windows, MySQL, Network Security, Network, Networking, Operating Systems, OS, Oracle, OSPF, Physics, Programming, Project Management, Protocols, quality assurance, quality control, QuickBooks, real time, research, RIP, routers, SDLC, servers, MS SQL, SQL, SSL, Switches, technical management, Tomcat, troubleshooting, unique, UNIX, Unix servers, upgrades, VPN, WANs, XML