I am experienced in leading team managing business-critical, complex, high-profile, high-availability, multi-functional systems. I do this thruough utilizing my broad technical background to drive the development of information & database systems to optimize the use of existing infrastructure, maximize individual productivity, and help the organization reach full technological potential.
Bringing to the table a quick and agile focus on supporting the revenue generators. This is supporting rate optimizations and customer support using AWS, Azure, Office 365, VMWare and a whole slew of legacy applications & equipment to keep the minimize costs, maximize revenues and keep uptime over 99.99%. Working with the founder and the president of the company, we collaboratively are expanding the CRM/XRM system from a simple sales pipeline to a full lifecycle comprehensive tool.
With minimal direction, planned and managed multiple projects for private cloud computing/virtualization rollouts of VMware products (VRA, VIO & VDI) on an existing Dell/EMC vBlock infrastructure. The support was almost exclusively for Landmarki, a Halliburton business line, who is the leading technology solutions provider of data and analytics, science, software, and services for the exploration and production within the oil industry. This support allowed for automated development desktops, server builds and a streamlined Landmark build-release CICD pipeline that matched AWS/Azure OpenStack dependencies for seamless transitions between clouds.
Primary focus: IT Security and data integrity programs. Initiated Defense in Depth (DdD) strategy to reduce the risk of a “New York Times Front Page” cyber breach. Performed security risk assessments and fleshed out Information security risk programs. Implemented high impact, low user effort security solutions to reduce operating risk from external and internal risk. Revised and created IT governance policies, standards and procedures thru thorough GRC program frameworks. Lead team meetings, coordinate with vendors, and communicate to customers/stakeholders. Assist with the crafting of technology solutions for business needs.
I lead the engineering engagement of enterprise customer pursuit programs for HP's key revenue generating strategic accounts in Hyperscale computing. I specialize in providing strong engineering leadership from solution architecture definition to global deployments at scale, focusing on server, storage, networking, and infrastructure solutions for the Cloud Computing, and High Performance Computing segments of the industry.
Specialties:Leadership and management of complex engineering programs, Customer Engagement, Management of Software and Hardware development, Cloud Computing Hardware Platforms, High Performance Computing Solutions, Strategic technology assessment, Emerging technology research, Contribution to Industry standards, High Performance Computing, Distributed Computing, Scalable Cluster Management, Common Information Model (CIM) Standards, Message Passing Interface (MPI) Standards.
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