Todd Willoughby
Lead System Engineer
Member Since: 2014/11/04
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Professional Background
Lead System Engineer
October 2014 – Present
System Engineer
May 2014 – October 2014
Information Technology Support Specialist
Virginia College
November 2010 – May 2014
Act as the primary campus IT resource for installations, maintenance, and troubleshooting for workstations, printers, phone system, email and basic network and server support.
Enterprise Security Administrator
Education Corporation of America
April 2010 – November 2010
Provided enterprise wide planning for and management of access controls and CCTV systems in new and existing campuses. This included all design for and implementation of new systems in current campus locations and new construction as well as the implementation and operation of enterprise server operations in the ECA dual data centers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

New Campus Development and Existing Campus Security Upgrades:
      Worked with enterprise access control/CCTV provider (Simplex Grinnell)       and ECA facilities construction team to configure and implement the       standard security environment in Greenfield locations and existing       locations undergoing upgraded facilities.
Established and maintained the server and network infrastructure that is required to enable initial Go Live of the entire security environment at each Greenfield location.
Trained Greenfield staff and staff at existing facilities (being upgraded) designated as responsible for day-to-day operation of the security system environment.  
Managed the updates and modification of the template used for implementation in Greenfield location and upgraded existing locations.
Enabled the set up of the SchoolCast emergency contact system as part of the Greenfield implementation.
Interfaced with corporate datacenters as needed to establish the enterprise server environment that supports the security systems.
Regional IT Manager
Virginia College Online Division
January 2009 – April 2010
Responsible for the overall IT support activities conducted in the Virginia College Online Division Region. Provided supervision and auditing procedures that will assisted and monitored all IT related responsibilities at the campus level consistent with policies, standards and guidelines established by Corporate IT. This included infrastructure and a staff of over 400 users. Reported directly to the Regional President with dotted line responsibility to the CIO and communicated and interacted with the COO/EVP and General Manager, campus IT staff and Corporate IT staff.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Provided strategic and tactical direction to campus IT staff for PC hardware and software, network hardware and software, printers, phones, internet connectivity       and connection to Corporate core applications and services.
Served as 2nd level support for issue identification and resolution for campus IT staff.
Operated as the primary source for dissemination of and operation consistent with Corporate IT policies, standards, processes and guidelines.
Provided backup resource to campus IT staff to include ensuring that the campus had support in the event of absences of the local resource.
Performed periodic audits of each campus IT environment and provided the results to Corporate IT for potential resolution for issues inconsistent with Corporate direction. Provided input, feedback and recommendations to constantly improve these procedures.
Provided timelines, documentation to local campuses to ensure that corporate level software and project implementations ran smoothly.
Assisted both campuses, through IT staff, so that users were informed and trained in the use of IT related equipment and basic software.
Operated as a member of the Region President's and CIO's extended management staffs.
Network Systems Assistant
Virginia College Online
September 2007 – December 2008
Assisted in installing and maintaining a 200+ user Windows Server 2003 network.
Assisted in installing and maintaining Interactive Intelligence voice over IP phone system.
Helped maintain NEC phone system.
Built new Windows XP Professional workstations as needed.
Installed and troubleshot workstation applications.
Trained users on new software and hardware.
Assisted with the company moving to a new location.
Helped to build mission critical servers in a Windows Server 2003 environment including voice over IP servers.
Assisted remote users at off-site campus; Used Microsoft Office Applications on a daily basis
Geek Squad
2007 – 2006
Virginia College
Bachelor Degree
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
2011 – 2013
Wallace State Community College
Associate Degree
Applied Science Specializing Computer Science
2000 – 2003
Cold Springs
1996 – 2000
Full Biography

Award-winning Information Technology profession with over six years of experience in the field familiar with Windows 2003 Server, Windows 2008 Server, Windows XP, Windows 7, Interactive Intelligence, VMware Server, VMWare ESXi, CCURE 800/8000 Access and Security Management. TCP/IP, MPLS, Campus Vue, Microsoft Office 2003/2007/2010/2013 Suite, SysAid Helpdesk Software, Sonicwall, Mac OS/X,  Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008/2012, Foundry Network Switches, Wireshark, Wordpress, Cisco Systems, Snort IDS, Ubuntu/Xubuntu/Redhat Linux, Microsoft Deployment Services, Wordpress and Wiki Page Construction. Excellent understanding of computer networking, security, hardware and software, including installation, maintenance and support. Superb communicator with emphasis on building strong working relationships and professional associations. Quick and eager learner that rapidly adapts to new technology and business requirements.

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