Corrections.com May 2013 – Present Systems/Network Administrator · Monitor, manage, automate, and tune over 100 Linux servers + 400 other networked devices using Puppet, Zenoss, monit, and Splunk for 24/7 uptime. · Prototyped and developed web application in conjunction with custom Python poller application for collecting configurations and various data from over 150 devices in over 18 locations. · Designed and implemented fully redundant virtual cluster & hot standby servers for datacenter applications. · Resolve network or systems issues on a daily basis plus automating software recovery and other tasks · Administer over a dozen remote databases ensuring their overall health and performance in addition to configuring and monitoring their distributed replication. · Deploy and monitor web applications in a virtual environment for testing, development, and production. · Secure and monitor large VPN networks: overall bandwidth management, content control, and packet flow control (QoS). · Barebones configuration and troubleshooting responsibility for IP-RAN/base-stations (Linux based)
Collaborative Partners January 2007 – February 2014 IT Manager/Consultant – Boston, MA · Research and implement hardware/software systems, which lower management costs and increase user experience. · Manage internal hardware, VPN, network security, 30 end users, plus cloud servers and hosted solutions. · Designed and implemented new Windows 2008 based network including new file server and domain controller builds. · Planned and coordinated the successful migration of Microsoft Exchange from internal server to a hosted solution. · Created intranet documentation server to promote self-troubleshooting and enhance internal content management.
wyliehobbs.com September 2011 – May 2013 Freelance Web Developer – Boston / Burlington · Design and implement small business websites using semantic HTML/CSS, PHP and/or WordPress as a CMS. · Perform content and page analysis for search engine optimization with Google Analytics/Webmaster tools according to client needs and requests. · Configure cloud Linux installations with nginx/Apache for best website performance/security in conjunction with CloudFlare. · Develop custom applications using PHP and Perl
Wentworth Institute of Technology – Boston, MA September 2007 – December 2011 Bachelor of Science – Computer Networking & Information Systems