Software Applications: Microsoft Office, GSuite, Retina, Remedy and Bluecoat Proxy.
Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows Operating Systems (7/8/10), Windows Server 2008/2012.
Networking: LAN, WAN, 802.1q, 802.1s, 802.1w, 802.1x, 802.11*, and common services standards.
Virtualization: VMware, Hyper-V, VirtualBox.
Chief Operations Officer (Shieldmaiden LLC.) (Dec 2016 - Present)
Anticipates and plans for changes to current organizational policies, practices, systems, etc. needed to move in new strategic directions and to ensure long-term business viability.
Ensures that all program activities operate consistently and ethically within the mission and values of Shieldmaiden LLC.
Measures effectiveness and efficiency of operational processes both internally and externally and finds ways to improve processes.
Analyzes current and future trends and needs and accurately assesses functional responsibilities competitive strengths and vulnerabilities.
Virtualization Engineer (Agile Defense Inc.) (Dec 2016 - Present)
Maintains the overall health of technologies associated with Virtual Infrastructure (VI), including performing required system maintenance to ensure system availability and security performance.
Implements monitoring tool thresholds and conduct proactive event remediation's.
Utilize standard corporate tools to record change and problem activities for tracking purposes as well as monitor the health of VI with provided event management tools.
Provisions storage, virtual hardware, and modifies fiber channel network connectivity for new systems.
Network Technician I (Atlas Technologies Inc.), (January 2015 - September 2016)
Identified and corrected critical shortfalls on Integrated Shipboard Network Systems and COMPOSE networks under SPAWAR PMW-160 direction.
Provided engineering and subject matter support for Server 2003/2008/XP environments.
Responsible for configuring and testing off-ship paths of communication, as well as internal LAN communication.
Conducted upgrading and the operation of network software systems via CANES updates and COMPOSE reload/refresh.
Base Information Assurance Officer (United States Air Force), (November 2013 - May 2014)
Supervised team of network technicians responsible for secure/non-secure systems to include Windows Server 2003, 2008, McAfee Sidewinder, Bluecoat Proxy.
Orchestrated network migration from 2003 to 2008 for Special Forces Operations.
Managed both server and small computer issues using Remedy trouble ticketing system.
Managed other sections to include Satellite communications, Infrastructure, and civil engineering. Trained all sections on small computer repair and client side support.
Tactical Network Ops Supervisor (United States Air Force), (February 2011 - July 2014)
Responsible for VMWare ESXi clusters on 10+ network suites and NetAPP and EMC Storage on both medium and large deployable networks.
Installed tactical network suites containing over 25 Unix, and Windows servers in less than 72 hours ensuring deployed mission capability.
Conducted patch management for multiple IT Suites (500+ machines, and 20+ servers) on both secure and non-secure networks.
Managed personnel and information systems for multiple missions allowing real time data transmission to CONUS customer from austere environments.
Network Operations Center Technician (United States Air Force), (October 2012 - April 2013)
Responsible for strict adherence to standards in relation to the timely installation of TCNOs, TCTOs, and NOTAMs for deployed environment.
Restructured deteriorated network storage into 24 areas with three sub categories, increasing virtual machine and shared storage availability.
Restored network by removing stale organization groups, accounts, mailboxes, and pushed vital patches securing clients.
Managed enterprise Group Policy, SCCM, Exchange, VMWare Environment, DNS, and DHCP.
Applications Systems Technician (United States Air Force), (January 2009 – January 2011)
Responsible for backups and restores for enterprise using Symantec Backup Exec.
Responsible for shared storage management to include file management, AD security groups, and storage permissions configuration.
Removed unauthorized software identified by Retina vulnerability scanner maintaining a 95% compliance rate, hardening the network of Osan Air Base, Korea.
Managed patch management through SCCM for Osan and geographically separated networks.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
BS, Cyber Security
University of Maryland University College Expected 2018
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner(CASP) CERTIFIED
CompTIA A+ CERTIFIED
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate CERTIFIED