James K

Network Administrator - 11 Years of Experience - Near 77494


Network Administrator

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SUMMARY Systems Engineer with proven experience in projects, supporting roles, and introduction of improvements in both small and large organizations in a demanding 24x7 environment. Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new technologies, analyze current processes, identify areas for improvement, and implementing effective customer focused solutions. Expertise in designing, implementing, troubleshooting, and supporting following technologies in High Availability and Disaster Recovery scenarios. Held Secret Clearance while serving in the United States Air Force. Multiple sites Windows 2008 and 2012 Active Directory administration using PowerShell and Sites and Services tools, Group Policies, Diagnose, analyze and solve complex problems on Cisco 4510 core router, ASA 5525 firewall, Sourcefire IDS/IPS system, Cisco AnyConnect and IPSec SSL VPN with RSA Secure token, Cisco ASA 5505 remote site firewalls, Cisco 29XX PoE switches. Network monitoring using Solarwinds, Zabbix, Kiwi Syslog server, Wireshark tools. Veeam Suite 9.5 for backup and site-to-site replication. Citrix XenApp 6.5, XenDesktop VDI 5.0, XenServer 6.0Windows 2003, 2008, and 2012 Server Windows XP/7/8 Microsoft Azure Cloud, Office 365 Administration Microsoft SCCM, RIS, and WDS system imaging and management IIS 6/7, Microsoft SQL 2005/2008, SharePoint 2007/2010 Microsoft NLB Load Balancing, F5, and Kemp Load Balancers VMware VCenter 5.5/5.1, ESXi 5.0/5.1 HP Proliant Blade Servers, HP Onboard Administrator, HP iLO Management, HP System Insight Manager Dell PowerEdge servers, IBM X series blade servers Brocade 200/300e 8/24 and Cisco MDS 9148 Fiber Channel switches in High Availability mode. Dell Compellent SAN, Dell EMC CLARiiON CX4, NetApp FAS3240. Fiber Channel, iSCSI, NFS, and CIFS technologies. Symantec Backup Exec 12.5/2012, CommVault Simpana 8.0/9.0 backup software Symantec Altiris, LANDesk 9.0, software packaging, deployments, and VBScript, PowerShell, and batch scripts. Exchange 2003/2007/2010, Barracuda Spam and Firewall 400, EMC SourceOne Archiving Cisco Catalyst 2000 / 3000 series switches, Cisco ASA 5510/5520 Firewall, Cisco Nexus switches, Cisco CSM phone system TECHNICAL CERTIFICATIONS Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) Microsoft Certified IT Professional - Enterprise Administrator CompTIA Security + Certified Professional Currently pursuing Cisco CCNA and VMWare VCP Certifications