Success driven IT professional.
Jack Henry & Associates, Springfield, MO — Solutions Architect, Adv
May 2014 - PRESENT
Responsible for taking projects from lose idea to a fully developed and implementable solution. Worked across teams to incorporate best practices for network, systems, and security, while also introducing new concepts and practices not yet adopted within Jack Henry. Assist with evaluation and implementation of cloud technologies, while also educating teams involved. Constant evaluation of cloud and automation technologies and their use to solve problems with various projects.
Docker Certified Associate
ITIL Foundations v3
KCS Principles v5
Jack Henry & Associates, Springfield, MO — Applications Engineer, Sr
September 2010 - May 2014
Install, service, and maintain various software platforms built by Jack Henry. Part of the advanced services team handling training, hosted platform design and install, real-time wires platform operation and support, Install and Support escalations, and development group support. Provide support to third party integrator in the development cycle for consuming Jack Henry Web Services. Involved with the development process of new products and services, helping to shape the vision and implementation.
Computer Information Systems, Skokie, IL — Network Engineer
January 2007 - May 2010
Install, service, and maintain servers and network equipment used in 911 dispatch centers and emergency vehicles. Implement and maintain virtualization technology and thin computing infrastructure with VMWare, Citrix, and Hyper-V. Deploy redundant server and network systems in multiple data centers.
Choice Solutions, Joplin, MO — Systems Engineer
July 2004 - January 2007
Deploy Active Directory, firewalls, NAS, SANs, IP-based telephony, and network systems. Implement PaperWise and SharePoint portal servers used in Information Life-cycle Management. Implement and maintain virtualization technology and thin computing with VMWare and Citrix.
United States Air Force, Oklahoma City, OK — Network, Switching, Cryptographic Systems Apprentice
May 2003 - June 2004
Sustained network infrastructure, cryptographic equipment, and deployable switching systems in both fixed and deployed environments. Held Secret Security Clearance.
Omega Imaging Systems, Little Rock, AR — Service Consultant
May 2001 - May 2003
Installed, maintained, and troubleshot Siemens Mammomat equipment and hardware VPN solutions in multiple locations. Assisted hospital supervisors and staff with the identification and resolution of various technical problems. Educated users on equipment and software utilization. Designed, installed, and configured networks and servers. Conducted onsite customer requirement analysis.
Udacity — Android Basics Nanodegree
Java development, Android user interfaces, input, multi-screen apps, and networking.
Pima Community College, Labette Community College, Community College of the Air Force
General education courses.
Is Game Online - Alexa Skill
Published skill as part of learning NodeJS and applying it. https://isgame.online
Example Azure KeyVault HSM
Created an example project using KeyVault HSM for XML signing, acting as base
knowledge for internal team needing to use process.