13 Castaway Drive
Somerset, NJ 08809
To lead and motivate a team oriented and capable IT department.
Experienced IT manager and computer systems engineer. Acted as lead engineer and manager on several network upgrades and Novell to Microsoft NT migration rollouts. Proficient with various networking platforms including Novell, Microsoft NT, Unix, Apple and Solaris Systems. Extensive knowledge of disaster recovery policies, planning and procedure implementation.
Octavian Internet Services, Bound Brook, NJ January 2000 to Present
IT Manager – Managed six person IT department. Responsibilities included Help Desk staffing and training, Network Services Department staffing and training and consultant hiring and coordination. Lead engineer in 200+ user network migration from Novell backbone to Microsoft NT. Responsible for management of server upgrades and all aspects of network rollout. Management duties included budgeting of materials and funds, quarterly department audits, equipment leasing, coordination of upgrades and training of end users.
Hunterdon Middle High School, Wakefield, DE May 1998 to January 2000
Network Administrator / IT Department Manager – Chief network administrator for high school Novell network. Managed staff of two technicians. Responsible for all server maintenance and administration, trouble shooting ticket assignments and end user training. Implemented disaster recovery plans and procedures. Coordinated implementation of disaster recovery equipment with various contract consultants. Received employee of year award from Hunterdon School District.
Network Engineer – Part of team which planned and built 50 user network for new headquarters of regional chemical wholesale company. Helped plan network topology, make purchase decisions, build servers, install software packages and rollout nodes. Remained after network implementation as part of administration team. Responsibilities included server maintenance and upgrades and help desk duties.
Master of Library Science
Lafayette University, Pittsburgh, PA May 1995
Bachelor of Science: Physics
Certified Novell Engineer
Microsoft Certified Professional
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer