Walter Padrón
  • Miami,
  • Florida,
  • United States
Member Since: 2006/03/27
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Professional Background
IT Architect
Havana Club International S.A.
June 2013 – December 2015
Strategic company development.
Microsoft Exchange and VoIP deployment.
IT management, policies and auditing with System Center 2012
Virtualization estrategies with VMware ESXi ans MS Hyper-V
Unified communications with Lync Server 2013
Antivirus Kaspersky Labs
Software Developer
Freelance C# Developer
July 2011 – May 2013
,Net, WPF, C#, ASP.NET MVC and Javascript development.
Website design with HTML5 / CSS3 features.
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
IT Infrastructure and Windows Server Management
Corporación Cimex
June 2004 – June 2011
Design and administration of:
• Active Directory forest, 20 sites, 500+ servers, 10k+ computers and 12k+ users.
• Windows servers 2003/2008/2008 R2
• SQL Servers 2005/2008/2008 R2, Analysis Services and  Reporting Services.
• Instant messaging using LCS 2003/2005 and OCS 2007
• Mail services Exchange 2003/2007
• Intranets and groupware IIS, SharePoint, MediaWiki.
• Antivirus Trendmicro IMSS, Officescan 10
System and Network Administrator
Corporación Cimex
October 1998 – June 2004
• Administration of Windows services, Windows 2000
• Administration of WAN networks, Cisco/Lucent.
• Administration of SQL Server 2000
• Antivirus TrendMicro OfficeScan 6.
• Installation  and administration of IBM Lotus Domino servers.
• Developing database applications on Visual Foxpro/SQL.

Design, nationally deploy and manage of  company Active Directory forest.
Moderator of internal forum “Windows Server Administration”.
Member of Year 2000 commision.
System Analyst
Ministry of Sugar Cane Industry
October 1996 – September 1998
Design and administration of:
• Headquarters LAN network in Camagüey province, Windows NT 4.0, SCO Unix y Linux.
• WAN network, connect 14 sugar mills.

Developing applications for network and email in C++.
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Education
Universidad Central de Las Villlas (UCLV)
Bachelor's degree
Computer Science
1989 – 1994
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Full Biography

► Vast knowledge in Microsoft technologies and more than 15 years in hands on experience in Windows servers.
► Vast experience in design/implementing relational databases and datawarehouse infrastructure - SQL server, MySql.
► Competent in design/implementing collaborative solutions - Lync, Sharepoint Server, Mediawiki, blogs
► More than ten years of experience managing windows infrastructure and security - Active Directory, DNS, DHCP.
► Advanced knowledge and implementation of desktop provisioning, group policies and application management.
► Expert in supporting corporative antivirus suites - Trendmicro, Kaspersky and other vendors.
► Experienced software developer on C#, Javascript, ASP.NET MVC, HTML5, CSS3 and related technologies.
► Experienced in Basic Network Services - DNS, Email, HTTP, Proxies.
► Experienced with Linux administration - RedHat, Debian, Ubuntu, Centos and Fedora.
► Windows Server Architect/Designer of datacenter infrastructures with High Availability.

► Proactive, forward thinking individual with high energy, motivating personality. Excellent interpersonal skills.
► Spanish native language, intermediate level of oral and written English language.

Specialties: ♦ Windows Server services design and management ♦ Unified communications systems ♦ Database design and management ♦ Network security, Proxies, Firewalls ♦ Network troubleshooting and management ♦ C# and Website software development

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Languages
English
Limited Working Proficiency
Spanish
Native or Bilingual Proficiency
French
Elementary Proficiency

Level Progress

Current: Level 10
Walter needs 18,436 points to level up.
LVL 11
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  • Windows Server 2003
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  • Active Directory
    5
  • Operating Systems
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  • Windows Server 2008
    3
  • Microsoft Server OS
    3
  • .NET Programming
    2
  • C#
    2
  • ASP.NET
    2
  • Windows 2000
    2
  • DNS
    2
  • Exchange
    2
  • Windows Server 2012
    2
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008
    1
  • OS Security
    1
  • Microsoft IIS Web Server
    1
  • Windows XP
    1
  • Windows Networking
    1
  • Visual Basic.NET
    1
  • Web Languages and Standards
    1
  • Web Servers
    1
  • Networking
    1
  • Microsoft SQL Server
    1
  • HTML
    1
  • SBS
    1
  • Server Hardware
    1
  • CSS
    1
  • Storage Hardware
    1
  • Storage Software
    1
  • DHCP
    1
  • Encryption
    1
  • LINQ Query
    1
  • Network Management
    1
  • Web Applications
    1
  • Web Services
    1
  • jQuery
    1

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