Over 7 years of experience in: Platforms: VPS, EC2, Linode, Rackspace, Azure and DigitalOcean Linux: Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS Web servers: Nginx, Apache, PHP-FPM, HHVM, Memcached and Varnish Databases: MySQL, MariaDB, Percona Control panels: WHM, cPanel, Plesk, Webmin, Webuzo, Ajenti CMSs: WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Magento, phpBB Mail: Exim, Sendmail, Postfix, deliverability Monitoring: Piwik, Munin, Monit DevOps: Vagrant, Docker, Puppet Advanced AWS setups, S3, RDS, ELB, Route 53, VPC Migrations and backups Server performance tuning and page speed optimization Reducing costs
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Demonstrable skills and experience in both Enterprise and SME (MSP Clients) Project and Programme Management, based on the principles and methodologies of industry standards such as PRINCE 2 and PMP. With further demonstrable experience of managing teams in excess of 30 members including local hire and remote resources, together with all aspects of annual performance appraisals, and contractor negotiation, with an excellent understanding of the latest ITIL methodologies for ITSM. This specific experience has been gained from over 10 years of managing distributed teams and environments across multiple time zones and cultural forums, through Application and Infrastructure Support and Project and Change Management to have a complete understanding of the both SDLC and ITSM and how to make them successfully coexist. I have developed and managed enterprise grad SLA’s, OLA’s, UC’s and KPI’s framework, for both internal IT staff and external supplier resources to meet with industry and global regulatory requirements. Responsible for ALL Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) reporting and owner of ALL SOX controls for UK. I have a professional, adaptable, and competent approach to both Resource and Stakeholder management. I am more than comfortable with working in an integrated IT environment or as a consultant. I have a strong mix of corporate enterprise, SME and entrepreneurial experience, and to expand on that, my experience has afforded me the ability to learn the complex matrix management structures and business models which predominantly gained within Global Financial Services Industries (Investment Banking and Global, Corporate and Specialty Insurance). Where conversely some of my most recent and earlier career experience was based in one of the most competitive customer service industries, and to achieve success in this, I had to be flexible to market conditions, so that I could maintain strategic focus so as to continually meet my financial targets. The combination of my career experience has provided me with the opportunities of working in USA, Belgium, France, Spain, Gibraltar, Abu Dhabi and secondments to Brazil, Mexico and APAC, for projects that I was either managing or transferring to local piers and latterly I had responsibilities for USA, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Denmark. I am confident that I have a strong comprehension of global business environments and managing diverse IT Departments across a multicultural platform. I feel that I am confident and excellent communicator and am completely at ease with interacting and influencing piers, partners, subordinates and executive management, both internally and externally to my working environment. Throughout my career, I have remained technically competent, complemented by my training and experience with Prince 2 and ITIL methodologies. I am a strong communicator, who is confident and experienced in influencing business and IT stakeholders-up to and including-CIO/Managing Director Level.
I have been in the telecommunications industry for over 13 years and have worked as a consultant to major Fortune 500 companies in the past for both business and technology needs. I have a vast knowledge of anything that relates to the internet, both hardware and software realms and have worked on a variety of projects ranging from the simple to large scale transition ones spanning months at a time. I understand a business' need to get projects done right the first time and have always exceeded my clients goals. If they're not happy, I'm not happy. I have a dual bachelors degree from the University of Colorado at Denver in Business Information Technologies and Business Management. My Masters in Business Administration is in International Business and most IT skills I have picked up on my own or through various courses either online or at the local community college. I look forward to working with you and completing any projects you may have, from the quick fix to an entire server farm rebuild. I am also a word class back end programmer familiar with MySQL, Bash, PHP, Perl, and Python. Please, no front end design work, I don't have an eye for creativity (unless it's something simple of course). I look forward to working with you and any projects you may have for me.
My goal is customer satisfaction. If you need to get something done - leave it to me. OS: Linux - expert, FreeBSD and Windows Server - proficient Cloud services: AWS, Rackspace SCM: Puppet, Ansible Web servers: Apache, Nginx, Tomcat Database servers: Mysql, Postgresql Atlassian: Jira, Confluence, Crowd, etc - the whole suite Monitoring: Nagios, Groundwork, Zabbix, Monit, Munin, Cacti Virtualization: Openvz, Vmware ESXi/server, Proxmox Mail servers: Zimbra, Exim, Sendmail, Dovecot Backups: Bacula, duplicity, rsnapshot High availability: Corosync/Pacemaker, DRBD Other: standard network services (DNS, DHCP, LDAP, Samba, SVN/Git, http proxy, jabber, VPN, backups, monitoring etc), firewalls and routers (iptables, iproute, VLAN, bridging, bonding). Performance optimization: Magento, Wordpress, etc.
I specialize in Juniper, Cisco, Exchange, Windows Server and VMware technologies. Here are the lists of products that I have worked with: - Juniper - SRX, vSRX, SSG, M, Netscreen, J, MX, EX, QFX, etc. series. Cisco - 2960, 3650, 3750x, 3850, 881, 1921, 2811, 2911, ASA, FirePower, etc. Microsoft - Windows Server 2008/2012, Exchange 2007/2010/2013, Office 365, etc. VMware: - VMware vSphere, VMware Horizon View, etc. LinkedIn: http://np.linkedin.com/in/bipingiri Blog: http://www.mustbegeek.com/ Skills: Juniper/Cisco:- RIP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS, COS, QoS, VLANs, STP, RSTP, MSTP, VTP, HSRP, GLBP, VRRP, VC, VPN, IPSec, IPS, IDS, Anti-Virus, Anti-Span, Syslog, SNMP, NetFlow, jFlow, sFlow, NAT, IPv4, IPv6, etc. Microsoft:- AD DS, AD CS, AD FS, AD RMS, DNS, DHCP, RRAS, Hyper V, Failover Cluster, NLB, RDP, DAG, PowerShell, IIS, VPN, IPSec, SSL VPN, FTP, Group Policy, Licensing, etc. I have experience and expert knowledge of various Microsoft technologies like Windows Server 2003/2008/2013, Exchange 2007/2010/2013, Database 2008/2012, Hyper V, PowerShell. Likewise, I have deployed virtualization infrastructure with VMware's VMware vSphere and Microsoft's Hyper-V solutions. Well versed with monitoring tools like SolarWinds and PRTG. Education High School = Computer Programming Specialization Bachelors Degree = Bsc in Computer Networking and IT Security >>>>Vendor Certifications<<<< Juniper * Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA) * Juniper Networks Certified Specialist Security (JNCIS-SEC) * Juniper Networks Certified Professional Security (JNCIP-SEC) * Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS-ENT) Cisco * Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) * Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) Microsoft * Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA: Office 365) * Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE: Exchange 2013) * Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA: Server 2008, Server 2012) * Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP: Server 2008) * Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE: Server 2003)
If you are stuck and the deadlines are near. If you need the job done fast - send me a message! I have 20 years experience leading Software Design and Software Development teams. I am results-driven, customer-focused, analytical Software Engineer. I am strong in design, integration and problem solving skills. I have worked in various programming languages and platforms including social networking. I follow SDLC lifecycle process and methodologies. The end product is always highly scalable solution. http://githelp.us/
Design, Plan, Implement and Support for: - Windows Azure / Amazon EC2 - Microsoft Lync - Microsoft Sharepoint - Microsoft Exchange - Microsoft SQL Server - Microsoft Active Directory, ADFS - Microsoft Dynamics CRM - Windows Server / Hyper-V - Microsoft ISA/TMG/UAG - Microsoft SSCM, SCVMM, DPM - Microsoft Office 365 - Voice Integration with Lync - VMWare vSphere / ESXi - VMWare Site Recovery Manager (SRM) - Veeam Backup & Replication
An ambitious *nix System and Network Administrator with eight years' experience working in ISPs and other service providers maintaining existing and designing new infrastructure. DevOps skills which help to bridge sysadmins' and developers' teams. Master's degree in Math Sciences. I'm looking for interesting projects which use new/young technologies and provide new challenges. Would also be great to work with interesting people.
I'm a creative and hardworking Linux System Administrator and Amazon Web Services Architect and developer. I've been supporting and delivering IT solutions especially for web hosting companies and its set of open source software (Apache, PHP, RoR, MySQL, HAproxy, iptables, OpenVPN and much more) since 2005. I've also worked at IBM managing a farm of more than 1000 Linux and AIX servers as well as its proprietary middleware (DB2, IHS, WebSphere and others).