Windows/VMWare System Administrator with 4+ years
of experience in Virtualization with VMware vSphere,ESXi 6.0,5.5,5.0, VCenter Converter, VMware
(vCO), P2V, V2V, VDI Technologies, SCOM, SCCM, Active
Directory Administration, Windows 2000/2003/2008
server upgrade, File share migration, Citrix
XenApp, XenDesktop, PowerShell, PowerCLI, Microsoft
vSphere 5.0/5.5/6.0,VCenter Server and ESXi 5.0/5.5/6.0,VMware Update Manager
HA,DRS,FT,VMotion,VMware Converter,VDI,Horizon View,VMware Data Center Virtualization,VCOPS,Hyper-V
Configuration of DHCP,DNS, Printers,Scanners and Installation of VPN client,ADUC,SCCM,SCOM SQL services
Windows Server OS-2003/2008/2008R2/2012R2, Windows 10/7/XP/NT, Wintel Servers, Linux, Solaris 10/11, Apple Macintosh OS X
CPS EnergySan Antonio, TXWindows/VMWare Administrator03/2015 to 04/2017
City Public Service Energy, commonly known by the acronym CPS Energy founded in
1942, is one of the Largest energy company in Texas and run by municipality.
The CPS Energy employs more than 6000 and Provides energy to around 500,000
residents of San Antonio and other small towns nearby.
Worked in Converged Infrastructure Operations Team
with an Environment consisting of 4000+users,
4500 servers, Win 2003/2008/2008R2/2012/2012R2, VCE vBlock,vSphere 5.5/6.0.
Building Win 2012R2
Servers as per the requirements given, on the VCE vBlock, Resolving at least 30
Tickets per day pertaining to Infrastructure Operations Team using the Cherwell Ticketing System.
Administering and Completing File Share Migration (more than 800 shared folders) using DFS, Planning and Implementation of Home Drive Migration for over 2000 users.
Administering and Troubleshooting issues within apps on Citrix 7.8 using Citrix Director and Citrix Studio. Working with vendors to troubleshoot problems within Comm Vault 10 & Comm Vault 11.
Using Powershell scripts to automate processes pertaining to installing software on Windows Server 2012R2, Administering and implementing Exchange 2007/2013.
Experience in EMC Clarion SAN Storage,NAS storage environment, Responsible for 24×7 production / Development server farm monitoring of 500+ servers utilizing Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), administration of SAN Environment using Navisphere Manager.
Working with VCE vBlock, vSphere 5.5/6.0 for managing the vCenters, vMotion, storage vMotion for Host based migrations of VMs in Production environment.
Working with Active Directory, GPOs, DNS, DHCP, File & Print Server, IIS (Web Server), FTP
Assisted the IT Manager in creating and managing the IT department's budget.
Cleveland State UniversityCleveland, OHSystem Analyst Jr.11/2013 to 12/2014
Designed the expansion for a two cluster, 350 desktop VMware Horizon View 5.3 environment, Manage a Two cluster, six host, 8 server VMware vSphere ESXi 5.5 environment.
Utilized ADMT (Active Directory Migration Tools) to migrate 200 + Accounts, 400 + Groups, and 200 + Computers to the new forest design.
SQL database servers to the virtual
environment using Double Take and VMwarevsphere 5.5.
Terminal server builds and Citrix XenApp server deployments in both Physical
and Virtual environments.
Worked on SCCM and WSUS for Windows OS deployment and Patch
PETKNOLINC INFONET PVT LTD.Vadodara, GujaratSystems Administrator12/2011 to 12/2012
Windows 2003/2008/2008R2 in the created virtual machines and also
installed the required Roles, software and tools.
Windows Server 2003, 2008 R2 installation,
deployments, troubleshooting and automation.
Working knowledge of
writing SQL queries.Administer Microsoft Windows Servers (Active Directory), Microsoft Workstations, Sharing Folders, Planning and Assigning NTFS Permissions, System Policies and network security devices for the users.
of Active Directory infrastructure and Network
fundamentals, protocols (such as TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS), Group
Policy and Profile Management.
Configured and provided services of SRM for disaster recovery management
in creating various objects like User Accounts, Computer
Accounts, and Auto Logon Accounts, Assigning folder
permissions to the users by gathering approval from the group Owners.
Master of Science:Electrical and Electronics Engineering2014Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Monte Ahuja Academic Achievement Award.
GPA - 3.72/4.0
Bachelor of Science:Electrical Engineering2012Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
CGPA - 7.02/10
Vsphere 6 Foundations Exam (Completed)
Belt Six Sigma (Completed)
1 Year Diploma Course in Networking Technologist (Completed)