lead engineer resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Career Overview
Experienced Network Engineer with expertise in data center design, installation, deployment, switching, routing and operational management. I am looking for a job as a networking engineer in an organization that challenges me and allows me to make to develop my professional experience.
LANs (Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet), WANs & MANs, P2P & client server networks, OSI/ISO, Protocols (TCP/IP, IPX, UDP, ICMP, IGMP, DHCP), Configure Cisco routing devices (routers & switches), basic configuration skills of routing protocols (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF and RIP), Switching technology (Packet & Circuit), Subnetting, IP addressing & routing, Network troubleshooting, etc. Hardware: Cisco switch 2960, 6500 & 4500 (Agg), 2960G (48P), Nexus 6000 & 7000 (NX-OS), Cisco router ASR1000, Cisco 2800, 2900,7200, etc. Server SE 1170s, DL360G7 & G8, SL390s, DL380G9, SL230 G8, HP storage servers, DL380G7,360G7 and P2000 storage server HP A5820X series switch, HP5900 series switch, HP5700 & HP5800 (ILO switch), H3C SR8808 router, Juniper SA4500 & 2500 and Citrix load balancer, Platforms: Window 10, 8 & 7, Linux (Red hat, Ubuntu and Fedora), Window Server 12/8, Solar Winds (Traffic analyzer), Wireshark, etc.
Technical Skills
Work Experience
Lead Engineer, 12/2011 to 06/2016
TranswesternBethesda, MD,
  • Managerial Planned project, managed required materials and generated tickets to different related teams.
  • Lead all mission-critical deployment projects (installed new hosts, relocated production hosts, system upgrading, etc., and brought up new hosts in production environment).
  • Managed multiple projects related to data center operations, from planned execution, and managed external vendors.
  • Planned and installed data center network and server hardware according to present and future requirements.
  • Created standard operation procedure (SOP) Disaster/incident preparedness and management Developed training protocols, and provided training and coaching to data center team members for their overall development.
  • Checked and verified equipment warranty status and requesting for renewals.
  • Tracked, maintained, and updated asset inventory of defective and replacement parts and made submissions for procurement.
  • Lead weekly team meetings to discuss problems and progress.
  • Supervised and assisted data center engineers on critical issues; and coordinated with system, software and network engineers to find solutions.
  • Calculated metrics to analyze the performance of data center technical staff Network Support Installed and configured all network hardware and software to specification as planned to minimize disruptions in day-to-day operations Managed LAN and WAN and all related servers\equipment Configured and managed Cisco ASR 1000 router Designed, deployed, and configured Nexus 6K, 7K and 2960, 6500 cisco catalyst in datacenter production environment, managed VLAN, spanned tree, virtual port-channel (PVC) configuration, etc.
  • Experience on Cisco IOS (11.0, 12.0, 15.0) Configured and troubleshoot routing protocols such as OSPF, EIGRM, BGP (IBGP & EBGP) and redundancy protocols (HSRP, VRRP & GLBP) Created and deployed ACL list in router interface to permit or deny the specific traffic Experienced in multicast (paging application) configuration, PIM (Protocol Independent Multicast) in spares and dense mode, and NTP (Network Time Protocol) configuration.
  • Performed root cause analysis and troubleshoot network connectivity issues, took corrective actions and performed scheduled maintenance.
  • Identified network hardware and software problems, and monitored network bandwidth performance and traffic patterns.
  • Reported network operational status by gathering prioritizing information.
  • Implemented approved changes for network design, system upgrades and equipment replacement.
Network Specialist, 01/2010 to 12/2011
Total System Services, Inc.Pennsylvania, AL,
  • Installed, racked/stacked, and tested all mounted servers and network devices.
  • To ensure proper cabling across servers and network devices as requested by the network team.
  • Monitored network, configured (switching and routing), deployed LAN and WAN solution, and implemented various software and hardware upgrades Configured VLAN and spanning tree Performed root cause analysis and troubleshoot network and hardware issues; and took corrective actions and performed scheduled maintenance.
  • Coordinated with system, software and network engineering team to escalate network issues and perform cabling and labeling.
  • Responded and resolved hardware and network issues.
  • Updated and documented troubleshoot steps for future reference.
  • Used ETMS trouble ticket manager to manage tickets.
  • Maintained change management documentation.
Network Administrator, 03/2010 to 09/2010
BelforYpsilanti, MI,
  • Installed, set up, and monitored local area network (LAN).
  • Performed a variety of maintenance, evaluation, installation, and trained tasks to ensure that LAN performance met company and user requirements.
  • Administered network workstations, utilized TCP/IP and non-TCP/IP networking protocols.
  • Installed, configured, and maintained personal computers and maintained site licenses for department/organization.
  • Planned and implemented network security, including building firewalls, applied cryptography to network applications, managed host security, filed permissions, backed up and disaster recovery plans, filed system integrity, and added and deleted users.
  • Troubleshoot networks, systems, and applications to identify and correct malfunctions and other operational difficulties.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Information Systems (MSIS)-Network Management, Expected in 2011 to Strayer University - ,
Information Systems (MSIS)-Network Management
CCNA Certified, ID SCSO12937972: , Expected in to - ,
COMTIA Network+ certified *HP Access Layer Network Technologies using Comware Software, 2013 *VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage V6,
basic, BGP, cabling, CCNA, change management, cisco, Cisco IOS, Cisco router, Citrix, client server, coaching, hardware upgrades, Hardware, computer hardware, cryptography, DHCP, disaster recovery, documentation, EIGRP, training employees, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, firewalls, HP, inventory, IP, IPX, ISO, local area network, LANs, LAN, Linux, Managerial, materials, meetings, Access, Window, network engineering, network design, network hardware, network and hardware, network security, Network Support, Network troubleshooting, Network, Networking, networks, operating systems, OS, OSI, OSPF, Problem solving skills, procurement, progress, Protocols, Red hat, RIP, router, routers, routing, servers, standard operation procedure, SOP, specification, switches, switch, TCP/IP networking, TCP/IP, time management, Troubleshoot, upgrades, upgrading, WAN, WANs
Additional Information
  • U.S. Citizen: Security Clearance Eligible

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School Attended

  • Strayer University

Job Titles Held:

  • Lead Engineer
  • Network Specialist
  • Network Administrator


  • Master of Science
  • CCNA Certified, ID SCSO12937972

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