A passionate IT professional with fifteen years plus years, experience in senior operational and Project Support for Wintel/VMWare/Citrix /EMC,/HP3PAR/Linux environments.
Utilizing enterprise systems and vendors such as Citrix (Xenapp 4.5 -7.6), Microsoft ( SCCM/VMM/Active Directory, RDS, Terminal Services, DFS, Win2003/2012, ADFS 3.0 , DHCP, DNS, Powershell, PowerCLI, SCOM and MOM) VMWare (3 – 6), Commvault (BU Storage), EMC (Celerra,Navisphere, Unisphere, VNX, HP Systems Insight Manager) and Netapp in large multi-nationals across the United Kingdom and Australia.
Key strengths in Wintel environments 3rd line Support /Deployment
(Including Citrix, Netbackup , Vmware ESXI 3 -6 , Active Directory, Scripting (Clustered environments )and Data Centre experience
Team leadership and relationship management with technical vendors (Symantec, Oracle and Citrix )and major stakeholders(Program Directors , Senior Tech Analysts, and Senior Colleagues )
Infrastructure Security – 2 Tier PKI , Server Hardening, DMZ monitoring/Logging, Critical security solutions: SANS, MS, Local processes in change control and ITIL improvements.
A dynamic consultant with a “can do” attitude and ability to be able to cultivate collegiate relationships with project stakeholders in an agile or ITIL methodology.
A focus on continuous learning and improvement in the IT Infrastructure Project build and delivery space, have fun doing it.