As a Senior Programmer for Embedded Control Technologies, I designed and developed all software for the Radar Video Processing System (RVPS). R.V.P.S. was a replacement for the system used by NASA to track, store and analyze radar telemetry data produced during shuttle and other launches.
I maintained constant communication with hardware engineers to ensure software/hardware operability. In this capacity, I also maintained communication with N.A.S.A's customer leasion to ensure conformance to contract specification. Additionally, I was responsible for producing technical and user manuals for use by customer (N.A.S.A.) and providing technical advice during product sign off.
1995 through 1996
Software City of Brevard
As the Lead Technician at Software City of Brevard County, I was responsible for the maintenance and repair of all company owned systems as well as the setup and systems administration for corporate LAN.
I worked to troubleshoot and repair computers, printers and other related peripherals. I provided training for technical support department to ensure proper troubleshooting, maintenance and repair techniques.
During this time period, I achieved certifications for printer repair, computer repair and small network administration.
1995 through 1998
Quantum Leaps Computer Services Inc.
Palm Bay, Fl.
As the Co-Owner/Manager of Quantum Leaps Computer Services Inc., I conducted day to day operations of the company including payroll, customer relations and business focus.
I acted as lead technician on system builds and network roll-outs, developed software to streamline system installs, maintained the corporate network and ensured customer satisfaction through the use of help desk and the corporate website.
1997 through 2000
Main Street Values
As the Systems/Network Administrator for main Street Values, I designed and implemented LAN/WAN environments for use by contract appraisers around the state of Florida.
Additionally, I maintained and diagnosed hardware/software related problems with office equipment including computers, printers and Private Branch Exchange (P.B.X.).
I worked to develop software to allow offsite appraisers to place property information into a central database server and ensure that database integrity was maintained
2000 through 2001
Palm Bay, Fl.
As a Lan Specialist for Solunet Inc., working in the MIS department, I was responsible for the diagnoses and repair of company servers and client workstations.
I monitored the network for illicit use and handled remote connectivity issues with both broadband and baseband links.
I also pre-configured security/firewall devices for use at remote offices, setup, configured and maintained the company Network Operations Center (NOC).
I handled details of equipment inventory, leases and on-loan equipment.
During this time I obtained firewall certifications.
2002 through 2004
Vero Beach, Fl.
Network/Security Consultant/Web Programmer
As a member of the Information Systems staff, I worked on scheduling the move of over one hundred twenty web sites from once city to another, ensuring minimal downtime for service and zero loss of security.
Setup DNS redundancy and ensured all systems were protected from external (internet) and internal (intranet) based attacks. Setup system scripts for automation of daily tasks including database backups, automated e-mail responses and network connectivity and usage.
2002 through 2004
As the primary developer of the Advanced Secure Network Access System (A.S.N.A.S), I worked with Becerra Trading Company on a black box device to provide security services for medium to large sized networks. I was responsible for overall project design and development including product capabilities and hardware platforms.
2004 - Present
Time Customer Service
Sr. Systems Analyst
Time Customer Service, a division of Time Inc, is a magazine fulfillment company responsible for magazine billing and account management.
In the capacity if a Senior Systems Analyst for Time Customer Service, I have been responsible for a myriad of projects requiring just in time delivery of services, acted as a liaison between the application development and systems management groups
I have been responsible for administration of a 1,500 user network, implementation of Citrix server solutions and management of DMZ Internet web and file transfer servers.
I have used clustering to create high availability applications and files servers that helped reduce system down time, managed the Active Directory environment and been responsible for day to day operational maintenance and management of the TCS Image Workflow system.
The Image workflow system is a collection of over 40 servers and scanners used to automate the billing and collection process.
As a Senior Systems Analyst for Time Customer Service, I implemented and managed a multitude of servers including but not limited to Axways' Secure Transport Server which is used to provide SOX and PCI compliant data transfer services.
As part of this endeavor, I was able to add functionality to the server to provide PGP services allowing the company to eliminate desktop PGP software costs and to implement PGP capabilities in automated, non interactive, file transfers.