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
Kristine S. Agency Contractor
As a member of Elance-oDesk Technical Recruiting Team, Kristine is a highly recommended and qualified recruiter. She's got high-quality skills as a Project Manager specializing in Time Management, Workforce and Management, Planning, Initiation and Organization; with the utmost intelligence and eagerness to strive for the best, to learn new methodologies that greatly affect the business organization. Kristine is very flexible with any sudden change of environments, persistent and firm, however, calm while communicating with her team and has the ability of handling the continuous amount of unrelenting stressful activities. She can also help you with your start-up business doing feasibility studies and marketing works. She can be your Recruiting Rockstar, your Star Project Manager and your humble follower. Her ultimate goal - Bring the Best in your Organization! Her motto - Loving your work while working with passion...
Andrey Sarapulov Agency Contractor
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.
Knowledgeable and skilled IT professional with encompassing work experience spanning more than 8 years in systems administration with compliance as per industry standards. Possess excellent interpersonal skills to liaise amicably with diverse groups of people, different departments, vendors and agencies. With extensive exposure to different cultures and work environments and has worked effectively with multinational individuals and professionals from all organizational levels. Certifications: MCITP (Server 2008, Exchange 2010, Lync 2010) Expertise: Exchange 2007/2010, Active Directory 2003/2008, SCCM, SCOM, DPM, SCVMM, BackupExec,Enterprise Vault, WSUS, Lync, Server 2003/2008, ADRMS, SQL Server, SAN/NAS.
With 10+ years experience in customer support and 3 years in team leading experience I'm looking for a telecommute position where I can use my previous experience and expand my management capabilities. Working for different companies as a freelancer, I adapt quickly to every new situation and am always ready to take on a new challenge. I consider myself to be a very responsible and reliable person and I understand the functions and needs for a successful support center. I used to run my own business and worked as a freelancer in Belgium for about ten years. This means that I know very well the importance of customer satisfaction and what needs to be done to achieve it Whether you want to enhance customer satisfaction, evaluate, improve or streamline support processes, assess training needs or need a people manager, do not hesitate to contact me.
6+ Years experience in : * BMC Tools Design/Installation/Configuration. * HP Tools : Certified Accredited Integration Specialist * Windows Administration * Oracle certified Solaris Administrator * ITIL V3 certified Process designer. * Web Programmer * PHP/MySQL expert.
Thank you for taking the time to review my profile. Over decade of experience in Information Technology, I decided to focus on what is my real passion, helping individuals to reach their personal and business goals. I can provide you with the satisfaction and commitment to your business needs. As a Freelance IT Professional, I have not only worked with businesses of different nature but I have also assisted many clients on a personal and business basis around the globe. I enjoy the challenges that everyday this profession brings to me and realize the importance of getting the job done whether big or small.