Network / Systems Administrator with technical and troubleshooting repair expertise. A team player who is flexible, reliable and adaptable to dynamic environments. With a passion for technology.
Cloud Systems Administrator October 2010 to CurrentBilly Graham Evangelistic Association － Charlotte, NC
Azure PaaS / SaaS web application (1 year).
Support 7 AWS accounts using: EC2 (100+ instances) RDS (MySQL & MSSQL), VPC (one with VPN).
Manage EC2 launch configurations and auto scaling groups with AWS CLI and BASH Route53, ElastiCache, S3, and CloudFront, Elastic Beanstalk SES, SNS, and CloudWatch Amazon Linux, Ubuntu, Microsoft 2008R2 & 2012R2, WordPress, Moodle.
Network Engineer September 2005 to October 2010Billy Graham Evangelistic Association － Charlotte, NC
Windows 2003 IIS 6, 7.5, and 8.5 load balancing and support.
Setup dual active passive MS SQL 2000, 2005/ file clustering.
Process automation with batch and PowerShell Maintain Cisco 3710 and 3825 routers Replace Cisco 3000 VPN concentrator with ASA 5510 Support point to point, GRE, IPSEC, and SSL connections Cisco 4507 and 4506 distribution switches, Migrate 6509 to Juniper virtual core Configure and support WIFI over Cisco 4402 WLAN controller Administer VMware 3.5, 4.0 (standalone), 5.1 (clustered) SuSe Jabber (XM PP) chat server moved to Windows 2003 Authoritative DNS administration for 260+ zones.
Network Administrator March 1996 to September 2005In Touch Ministries － Chamblee, GA
Replace green screen terminals with Windows 95 on 225 desktops.
Build Windows NT 3.5 and 4 file and exchange servers.
Systems administration and clustering of MS SQL 6.5.
Upgrading systems to Windows XP, 2000, and 2003 as needed.
Configure and deploy HP, Compaq, and Dell hardware.
Support, then migrate Checkpoint firewall to Cisco 515.
Deploy Cisco access points and route them through a secured VLAN.
Support 3com, HP, Cabletron (Enterasys) Cisco 4500 series switches.
Administer Linux RedHat DNS, Squid proxy, Helix audio & video server, & Sun Solaris backups (NetBackup), Veritas clustering of Oracle.
Maintain Oracle Application Server on Windows server.
SAN administration of HP VA7400, then replace with Compaq EVA.
Network Manager February 1994 to March 1996Public Opinion Research － Norcross, GA
Build 20 Windows 3.1.1 workstations, configure custom survey software on them.
Cable and configure network, including installing TCP/IP on workstations.
NT 3.5 server and user administration.
Maintain, adjust configuration of Linux predictive dialer as needed.
Gather and massage data from internet, importing it into DB2.
Perform mail merges based off survey results.
January 1992 to February 1994Atlanta's Total Leather Care － Norcross, GA
Qualify and set appointments for support technicians over phone.
Create Access database and application for technicians work orders.
Customer Service Representative March 1990 to January 1992Marietta, GA
Pro-active customer service, call customers to determine purchase experience.
Compile customer responses using Vi and forward them to client company owners.
SCO UNIX system administration; backups, script automation.
Architecting on AWS : 09/2013Orange Park High School － Orange Park, FL