To utilize my vast skills, experience and knowledge in the Technology and Business Management fields. Over the past 16 years, I have assisted several companies in everything from production to analysis to growing companies to valuation to liquidation. I have mentored and coached several young future business people in the arts of efficiency, confidence and maximization of potential. I am a problem solver, entrepreneur, innovator, engineer, motivator and, most importantly, a deliverer of results. My proven track record in technology and business management, marketing and leadership speaks for itself. When you get me as a consultant and manager, you get what I live, breathe, eat and even sleep - success!
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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.
Experienced System Specialist, MCSA/MCITP/MCSD. In-depth knowledge of business operations and Information Tecnology Systems, project management, enterprise system integrations and information security with over eight years with hands on experience as an Enterprise Administrator and Network Manager in Windows Server 2003 & Windows Server 2008 environments. Experience in hardware and software virtualization using VMware and Hyper-V and App-V. Practiced understanding Active Directory, Group Policies, NPS, NAP, Exchange, SQL Server, Dynamics CRM, ERP, PKI and DFS. Experience as a corporate Microsoft/Certification trainer at one of gold certified partners of Microsoft. Proficent in Server 2012 and 2008 (inc.Server Core edition), Hyper-V, switches and many other technologies. I have been highly involved in server virtualization for seven years and am proficient in both VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V. I am also providing consulting services for web applications. I am a member of DotNetNuke Corp Internationalization Team and I'm working to expand product features to fully support Turkish localization. I am always looking for new opportunities to develop my skills. Check my Microsoft Profile below: https://www.mcpvirtualbusinesscard.com/VBCServer/idumlupinar/profile
WORDPRESS Expert and Certified ITIL / MCSA / MCSE / MCITP System administrator with extensive Microsoft and Linux OS / LAN / Wan knowledge and more than 2 years management experience in one of the world leading Multinational BPO company according ITIL service management standards. Working cross-functionally with a customer focused, multi-site environment, identifying and meeting demands, KPI and SL targets, generating sales leads, developing customer relationships. Highly skilled in supervision, technical training and troubleshooting of wide range networking devices. Experienced in Wordpress/Joomla sites migration, development, configuration, optimization. Working with various plugins and widgets, customizing content display, building interactivity and community, implementing online advertising, making a SEO friendly website, enhancing usability and accessibility, managing maintenance, improving security, editing roles for your users to meet your needs or creating new roles.
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I'm a highly motivated problem solver with several good years of experience. I am Microsoft certified, currently holding the MCP and preparing to take the MCSE exams. Previous work: Responded to incoming technical support calls for ~30 mid to large sized companies. Managed a fixed schedule while taking incoming support requests. Provided troubleshooting on Win 2003, Win 2008 and Win 2012 Servers running Citrix, VMware, ADFS, O365, Exchange, Windows Terminal Services, All versions Windows OS and Mac Workstations. Experience in migrating Exchange to O365, handled Cutover and Hybrid migrations. Network troubleshooting on Cisco, SonicWALL, and Cyber configurations and VPNs. Worked with Microsoft Partner Support and many of the largest IT hardware/software vendors. Utilized Autotask and Connectwise ticketing system.
I’m Londoner now living in San Antonio, Texas. Over the last 15 years I have developed my skills doing data processing, data entry, webmaster, blogging, wordpress, graphics, customer support, internet marketing and research. Including working for companies; Bennetts Associates Limited, Statesman Travel and Cyril Leonard & Co Suveryours in London England. I am seeking opportunities to further use my skills with handling customer support through emails, forums, chat and more. I am also looking for administration projects, jobs handling data entry, internet marketing and research. I am well experienced in all the above named fields with the capacity to take on other ventures. I have received several awards, commendations, and recognition for my levels of service, quality, learning abilities, and improvements made to multiple businesses.
I provide my clients with first-class attention, a varied set of skills and I provide exceptional service in the following areas: Technical Support / Help Desk - Zendesk Social Media, Website & Blog Management - Word Press Internet & Web Research Database and CRM / Contact Management - iContact, Zoho, Constant Contact Reference Librarian Skills & Resources Administrative Assistance Personal Assistance Digital Curator of Words, Images, Sound & Video I am available to work 7 days a week and have a very flexible time schedule to accommodate my clients' needs. I've been using computers and providing technical support and administrative support since the 1980s. In 2011 I was certified in the Library Information Technology program at Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo, CA, where I earned additional special certifications for Internet Research and Web Page Coding XHTML/CSS. My employment history includes large and small companies in addition to individuals, small businesses and start-ups.
With more than 2 years of experience in customer service and technical support via live chat and tickets, I'm confident in my ability to find an amiable solution to any challenge I may encounter. As a self-motivated and determined person, with a strong capacity for learning, I thrive in virtual work environments - taking on new challenging and multi-tasking with ease. I've worked hard to foster strong working relationships and if I don't immediately have an answer to a question, I definitely have the skills and resources to know where to find it. As a naturally empathetic person with a solutions oriented attitude, I am able to relate to customers; helping them to feel comfortable and understood, while finding the appropriate solution for all parties involved. I am known for my commitment, superior work ethics, attention to detail and excellence in customer care.