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Resume for Ifejika A. for IT / Technical Support / Education & Science in Park Ridge, Illinois




Occupation: IT / Technical Support Industry: Education & Science
Country: United States City: Park Ridge
State: Illinois ZIP: 60068



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IFEJIKA JOHN A.             CCNA, MCSE, MCDBA, MCITP, VCP, CCSP 

                                          Forest Place, Apt , Oak Park, IL

                                           P: ..,  

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY: 

   Talented and Educated Information Technology Professional, with over years’ experience in

   Network Operations, Systems Administration, and Client Server Technology.  Outstanding ability to

   communicate clearly with end users and nontechnical personnel to understand and resolve technical

   problems and provide support. Lifelong learning working with many diverse cultures. 

TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES: 

Platforms: Windows //SBS//NT/Vista/XP/ Pro/ 

Hardware: Cisco Routers and Switches, ServersIBM, Dell, HP, Desktops, Laptops, Printers, Network Scanners, PDA, Multiplexers, Cryptographic equipment, CSU/DSU, Fiber Optic Modems, Test Equipment, Firewalls Cisco PIX , , , ASA ,, Watchguard, Sonicwall, Altigen VOIP Phones, Autoloaders Dell, Exabyte, HP, BlueCoat, NAS, SANiSCSI, Fiber Channel , Wireless APs and controllers Cisco, Motorola, Meru, Barracuda Spam filter, Web filter, Cymphonix, Palo Alto , Fax servers.  

Software and Tools: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Nav ., QuickBooks, ACT, Active Directory, Clustering,  LDAP, VBScript, ScriptLogic, DNS, DHCP, DFS, WINS, IIS, FTP, SFTP, PGP, WDS, KMS,  VLAN, VPNCisco, Microsoft, Citrix, Forefront UAG , Remote Access, VERITAS Backup Exec, Exchange AdministrationWK, WK, , System Center Essentials , SCOM R, SCCM R, R, SharePoint , WSS ./., WSUS, SMS, SharePoint Designer , FrontPage , SQL Administration , WK, WK, WK, VMWare, VI Foundation, VSphere . ,.,. Antispam Postini, Spamstopshere, Intermedia, Exchange Hosted Services, Symantec Antivirus, Mail Security for MS Exchange, Backup Exec, Ghost, EZCAP, Google Apps Administration, Application Support. 

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: 

   Master of Science in Information Technology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

   Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

   Network Administration, Certified: MCSE, MCSA, Power Tech Training, Lakewood, WA. 

Certifications:  MCITP Enterprise Administrator, MCDBA SQL , MCSE Messaging WK, WK, MCSA Messaging WK, WK, MCTS Vista Config, Exchange , AD Config, WSS ., SharePoint MCDST, CCNA, CCNP Security, CCA, Network+, A+, Microsoft Business Management Specialization Specialist – Nav ., VCP  

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: 
 

       District Network Mgr / – Present – Maine Township High School District, Park Ridge, IL 

Supervise and mentor employees Network Engineer and LAN II Admin

Transition from Novell to Active Directory – This includes project planning, AD architecture, design    and implementation using Windows R on VMware ESXi .. Installed and configured DFS for file shares. Created VBScript for user accounts, group and home folder setup.

AD integration with Google Apps, AD SelfService, Mediacast, Eduphoria, Xerox and Aspen

Designed, installed, configured and administering SCCM R for Windows updates, Software updates, Remote Administration and Operating System deployment

Installed and configured Forefront UAG to replace Net storage for remote file access

Designed, installed, configured and administered SCOM R for proactive/reactive server and application monitoring.

Installed Bluecoat for web caching to optimize the available bandwidth

Upgraded Virtual Infrastructure from Vsphere . to Vsphere . – This includes VCenter, ESXi hosts and VMs.

       Manage budget for Network infrastructure  

Network Systems Manager / – / – American Society of Anesthesiologists, Park Ridge, IL 

Supervised and mentored employees Network Administrator and Help Desk Technician

Installed and configured TFS for Version control: This included SQL , Reporting Services, IIS and WSS. installation and configuration on a VM.

Upgraded VMware ESXi . host to VSphere . using vcli.

Installed and configured Symantec Backup Exec and migrated all backup jobs from Symantec Backup Exec ..

Planned and setup a CoLocation Downtown Chicago for expansion of our IT environment and Disaster Recovery. This included Installing and configuring a Cisco ASA firewall, x switch and interconnectivity between the CoLocation, Washington DC and our Corporate Office using MPLS. Installed and configured VCenter . in the Corporate Office and added the CoLocation using linkedmode configuration.

Installed Google Search Appliance, Sitecore and Telligent for our developers in order to build a new website with social networking features and search functionality.

Recommended NetApp as SAN of choice after evaluating it with EMC Clariion. Assisted with the installation of the NetApp FAS – This included VLAN creation for the storage network, VMotion of VMs to the SAN and data replication to DR site.

Configured VLAN and DHCP for the Shoretel phone system.

Managed CAPEX budget of $K for IT department

Designed, installed, configured and administering SCOM R for proactive/reactive server and application monitoring. This included – Building a Standalone CA in order to do Certificate Authentication for Workgroup Servers on a DMZ using a SCOM Gateway Server. All servers are on VMs.

Setup our mail servers Exchange and Linux to use Spamstopshere as a Smarthost thereby reducing spam and virus drastically. 

     

Technical Consultant / – / – Norwegian American Hospital, Chicago, IL 

Administered and maintained servers, users as well as the Hospital’s network: This included AD & Group policy configuration and administration, Exchange administration, Coached help desk personnel, IT problem resolution for users and Clevel management.

Fixed VERITAS Backup Exec d to complete server backups successfully; ran test restores regularly to verify the tapes are operational.

Performed SQL to SQL Migration in order to support EZCAP Upgrade from . to .

Installed Configured and Administered System Center Essentials for Windows updates, Monitoring servers and deployed Office by configuring it as a software package.

WSS . Configuration and Administration – This involved creating new sites for various departments, exporting pictures from picture libraries, creating document libraries and lists.

Migrated WSS . to MOSS – This was done by creating a VM on an ESX host, installed WSS . and migrated existing database from WSS .. After testing functionality, I did an inplace upgrade from WSS . to MOSS .

Setup LDAP on Xerox Copiers in order to pull Address Book from Active Directory

Installed and Configured Barracuda Web Filter on the network in order to block and monitor web sites accessed by domain users.

Assisted SARCOM Enterprise Storage Consultant with HP EVA SAN installation and configuration. This involved: Installation of HBAs on servers with drivers and management utility, SFP installation, zoning of HP SAN switches, installation and configuration of Command view EVA. Also created Virtual Disks for File server and Application server.

Changed Exchange environment from a single server to a node clustered backend with a front end Exchange server – Designed, installed and configured the Exchange cluster and frontend server with Storage groups and Logs located on different SAN volumes. Migrated mailboxes from standalone Exchange server to Exchange cluster successfully.

Installed and configured VI Foundation on HP DL G in order to test Quadramed application on a Windows VM before applying patches to production. Also, created a Windows VM with the Terminal Server and RemoteApp roles installed.

Implemented another VI Foundation solution for production Installed vCenter to manage both test and production environments; created VMs for SQL , web servers on DMZ to be used for MSOW a Medical Credentialing System.

Upgraded ESX host from VI . to VSphere .. This server runs critical applications on VMs such as SharePoint and QuadraMed.

Managed project for revamping the th Floor Women Center of Excellence. Installed and configured Cisco switches for phones and PCs

Replaced PIX with ASA –This involved ASA and ASDM image upgrades, converting PIX configuration to ASA and replacement of PIX in production environment. Also, setup a redundant network by configuring another ASA and Cisco switch in conjunction with AdTran router Managed by ISP 
 

Corporate Network Administrator / – / – Prism Pointe Technologies, Fairburn, GA 

Administered and maintained servers as well as the Corporate network: This included workstation setup, writing policy and procedure, AD and Group policy administration, printer/scanner installation, creation of VMware servers, Exchange administration, IT problem resolution for users and Clevel management.

Imaged PCs for Emory Hospital using PXE. Updated patched using WSUS and software package deployment with SMS.

Remotely administered branch offices: Dallas, TX persons and Herndon, VA persons

Initiated and executed a daily, weekly and monthly maintenance schedule of network infrastructure for the Corporate Office.

Reestablished and maintained Microsoft Gold Partner membership for the company.

      Setup and configured DMZ on ASA for the perimeter network.

Setup and configured MS NAV . for Accounting and Warehouse departments; Sharepoint Portal for Depot repair Department.

Configured and setup Altigen VOIP phones for Corporate Office. Fine tuned the phone settings to ring longest idle member which increased productivity by %

Installed, configured and administered MultiTech FF fax server. This enabled faxes to be sent to and from email.

   Wrote Scope of Work for various clients in order to win bids for US Government contracts.

Performed SQL installation, configuration and administration: This involved setting up SQL logins and roles, installing new SQL instances, detaching and attaching databases and SQL server maintenance.

Created Virtual Disks using iSCSI on MPC SAN for SQL server. 

Associate Consultant / – / – All Covered Inc, Atlanta, GA 

Perform remote and onsite support for over companies. This involves troubleshooting and resolution of user and computer problems such as Backup failure, Virus Infiltration, Email issues, Server and Workstation problems.

Project Support Installation, configuration, administration of Servers, Workstations, Laptops, Printers and Rack mounting for Server room.

Preventive Maintenance – Checking Servers, Routers, Switches for hardware and software problems. This is done on a regular basis through remote monitoring. Also installed patches using WSUS and deployed software using SMS.

Promptly respond to Outages Server, Network, Email and resolve in a timely manner. 

Technical Support Rep / – / – WaCa, Norcross, GA 

Provided outstanding customer service and support for computers, printers and pdas 
Strong analytical and problem solving skills; high technical aptitude resulting in customer satisfaction. Ability to perform problem diagnosis, analyzes data, and provides an effective solution
 
 
 

   US ARMY, security clearance, Worldwide assignments October to July  

   System Administrator / to / 

   Configure, troubleshoot and maintain Solaris based network with Windows NT computers that

   support customer units. Configured customers’ computers running Windows to Solaris

   server via LAN and WLAN; provide remote administration to other locations training customers on

   usage requirements. Provide integrated solutions for backup database on a daily basis and restore

   system files when necessary. Configured Solaris server via satellite from Fort Irwin, CA to Fort

   


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