Windows Server Administrator / Network Engineer
October 2013 – October 2014
Windows Server Administrator for a multi-state business to business channel optimization company. Directly administered Windows Server 2012 Active Directory infrastructure including SQL Server 2012, Exchange Server 2007, VMware ESXI 5.5, Citrix XenApp 6.5, SAP Business One, SharePoint 2013 and Microsoft Office 365. Responsible for the daily operations of an enterprise-wide SharePoint Team Site which included developing custom sites and workflows using Visio, InfoPath and SharePoint Designer. Reported to COO regarding the development of new proposals, status of projects and overall service delivery. Responsibilities included reviewing and approving all vendor invoices, managing IT personnel, compiling status reports from all IT Team Members and representing IT Department in weekly corporate strategy meetings.
Additional accomplishments include:
Design, implementation and maintenance of a VMware ESXI 5.5 infrastructure, including virtualizing existing PCs and servers, creating templates, creating new VMs from templates, adding additional storage to existing VMs utilizing HP SAS storage array, monitoring hardware resources and developing new strategies to utilize the virtualization infrastructure.
Administration of Citrix XenApp 6.5 infrastructure, managing user sessions and providing technical support to outside sales staff accessing Citrix, virtualizing applications, installing new user licenses and various service packs, optimizing server performance and creating active directory group policies to manage user access to resources.
Delivered enterprise wide SharePoint B2B portal for facilitating commination between corporate headquarters and business partners based on Microsoft Office 365 Platform. This included collecting system requirements, documenting specifications, creating templates and workflows, setting of security and notifications, training staff in using SharePoint 2013 and implementing approved enhancements.