• Resume

    Experience

    Senior Technical Analyst

    MYRA Systems Corp, Vancouver BC

    Senior Consultant

    OPUS Consulting Group Ltd, Richmond BC

    I was a Technical Architect and Implementer for complex computer systems. As Senior
    Consultant I act as the Technical Manager for clients.

    My duties included:

    • Manage client IT Infrastructure
    • Ensure proper technologies are in place for my clients to meet business goals
    • Lead OPUS client support team
    • Networking Infrastructure – Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, DHCP
    • Storage – EqualLogic SAN Implementation and Administration
    • Virtualization – VMware vSphere Implementation and Administration
    • Exchange Implementation and Administration (2003, 2007, 2010)
    • Citrix XenApp Implementation and Administration (4.5, 5, 6)
    • Networking
    • Management and deployment of Desktops (Windows XP, Windows 7)
    • Management and monitoring of Servers (Server 2003, Server 2008 R2)
    • Documentation creation and maintenance
    • Patch Management
    • Training – help desk staff and users

    Network Consultant

    Candlewest Systems Ltd, Burnaby, BC

    I was a Technical Architect and Implementer for computer networks.

    My duties included:

    • Implementation of projects for small and medium size organizations
    • Supporting numerous clients
    • Planning and implementing installation and upgrade projects for Line of Business Application (Microsoft Dynamics and Microsoft CRM)
    • Planning and implementing network and server upgrades
    • Managing and maintaining Windows Servers and Desktops (2000, XP, 2003, SBS 2003)

    Computer Technician

    GBS Digital Computers, White Rock, BC

    I was a computer technician.

    My duties included:

    • Building and repairing computers
    • Assisting with retail sales and marketing

    Education and Professional Designations

    VMware Certified Professional – VCP5
    Sophos Certified Architect UTM
    Brocade Certified Network Engineer – BCNE 2010
    Microsoft Certified IT Professional – Enterprise Administrator – MCITP-EA
    VMware Technical Solutions Professional – VTSP 4 & 5
    Microsoft Windows 2000 MCSE
    Microsoft Certified Professional – MCP
    CompTIA A+
    CompTIA Network+
    Diploma – Network Integration Specialist, Northwest Digital, Richmond BC, 2002

    Continuing Education

    Sophos Trusted Sales Engineer
    Dell Compellent Storage Architect Training
    Dell Compellent Certified Installer
    Dell Compellent Certified Sales Professional
    Dell EqualLogic Technical Course
    Dell Data Center Course
    Dell Server Foundations Course
    LANDesk Service Desk Administrator Training
    Dell Remote Monitoring Training
    Microsoft SharePoint Administration Training
    Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack Training

    Technical Skills

    Hardware

    Dell PowerConnect Switches, Dell PowerEdge Servers, Dell EqualLogic SAN, APC UPS and Managed PDUs

    Operating Systems

    Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows XP, Windows 7, VMware vSphere, Ubuntu, Amazon AWS (EC2 & S3)

    Software

    Microsoft

    Exchange (2003, 2007, 2010), SQL (2000, 2005, 2008), IIS 6, 7 & 7.5, Terminal Server, SharePoint Services (2.0, 3.0), Deployment Tools (MDT)

    Symantec

    Backup Exec (v 10 – 2010), Spam Server for SMTP

    Citrix

    Presentation Server 4.5, XenApp 5, XenApp 6, Access Gateway 5.0

    Paessler

    PRTG 7 & 8

    Scripting

    PowerShell