Resume

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Available June 1st, 2012 in Greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Experience:

Wolfram Research, Inc. 8/2010 – Present

  • Complete design, build, and deployment of Unix/Linux servers.
  • Troubleshoot user, software, and hardware issues on production and development Unix/Linux/Apple servers.
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Request Tracker ticketing system, Nagios alerting system, Mailman, PostFix, Zimbra email systems.
  • Companywide IT emergency oncall rotation for monitoring alerts and calls 24/7 for main business and wolframalpha.com search engine.

The Vanguard Group 4/2008 – 5/2010

  • Maintain high availability of 900+ UNIX servers at 2 data-centers
  • Troubleshoot vanguard.com (30+ million log-ons 2009 Q2)
  • IBM Websphere administrator
  • Oracle and Sybase database administrator

Summer Study Programs – Penn State University 7/2007 – 8/2007

  • Taught Flash Computer Animation to prospective undergraduates
  • Developed all curriculum, assignments, tests, and projects

Monitor Data Corporation 5/2005 – 9/2006

  • Created online billing website monitordata.com for 20,000+ tenants
  • Installed and configured phpMyFAQ
  • Saved company $2,000 / year by transferring domain registrar and hosting
  • Developed 24-port USB interface hardware and software
  • Installed and customized vTiger Customer Relationship Management software

Law Manager, Inc. 6/2004 – 8/2004

  • Reported 100+ defects in software products LawManager.Pro 5.1 and LawManager.Net 36
  • Recovered 200+ lost development department records after hard drive failure
  • Created and implemented 10+ installation scenarios

Peak Tek, Inc. 6/2003 – 9/2004

  • Added inventory online
  • Repaired HPLC chromatography lab equipment with electronics, mechanics, optics, and robotics
  • Supported equipment installation in Medical, Research, Forensic, and Pharmaceutical laboratories

Silver N’ Stuff & Sports N’ Stuff 5/1998 – 9/2004

  • Created and maintained silvernstuff.com
  • Created and maintained wenolproducts.com
  • managed eBay business selling silver jewelry and liquidating sporting goods inventory
  • Took over web maintenance and upgrades of sportsofsorts.com
  • Added entire Mylec hockey equipment to website – first in the world to offer online
  • Managed SSL certificate, online cart software, processed credit cards, $100+ orders worldwide
  • Recognized as top 100 Sporting Goods Web Sites in SGB Magazine

Freelance

Education:

The Pennsylvania State University 9/2003 – 8/2007

Cheltenham High School 9/1999 – 6/2003

  • GPA: 3.2 / 4.0
  • President of Cheltenham High School Naked Eye Astronomy Club
  • Carol Brown Award – granted to a senior for their service to the Science Department