Experienced with Cisco IOS equipment configuration and troubleshooting, including PIX/ASA firewalls, CSS load balancers and various routers and switches.
Knowledgeable about F5 LTM/GTM and Brocade ADX load balancers, including real-world experience optimizing those devices for live websites.
Advanced knowledge of information security techniques, including both physical and virtual security measures, a background in cyber forensics, a certified network security expert (NSA certified INFOSEC Professional), and a number of years of technical experience in the field of information technology.
Familiar with the latest risk analysis and management techniques and methodologies, and has demonstrated this ability through federally funded research projects and other work in the field.
Has experience in administration and support for laptops, desktops and servers running Microsoft Windows, Linux and Macintosh operating systems. Also able to code in various programming and scripting languages (HTML, C, C++, PHP/MySQL, ASP/Microsoft SQL, Java).
Multiple years of experience as a 911-dispatched EMT-B in an urban environment, including both first response / stabilization and transport of patients.
Licensed as a General class Amateur Radio operator by the FCC and an active operator on both ARES and RACES emergency communications networks since 2006.
Configured and provided support for advanced computer networks.
Configured and supported Cisco devices, including multiple models of PIX and ASA firewalls. Experience included configuring firewall rules, NAT translation, VPN configuration and troubleshooting connectivity.
Deployed and provided troubleshooting help for load balancers, including Cisco CSS, Brocade ADX and both F5 LTM and GTM products.
Worked with all aspects of Systems Administration, including initial desktop configuration and rollout, virus/spyware removal and prevention, web design, server maintenance, and physical setup of ethernet and telephone connections.