Linux - HPC - Systems Administration - Research Support - Virtualization - - Configuration Management - Scripting - Security - Documentation - IT-Infrastructure - Internet - Networking
Continuously improve systems performance, security and availability.
Architect, deploy & administer hardware and software systems, with an orientation towards HPC and parallel computing environments.
Proven ability to lead and manage a wide variety of systems deployment projects in team and independent situations.
Responsible for the management of the Parasol Laboratory research
infrastructure. Support for internal and external research collaborators
and external dissemination of research products; ensuring quality of
service of the computing infrastructure.
System administration for cutting edge high-performance parallel and heterogeneous systems, including a Cray XE6m Supercomputer, Supermicro Superserver and Linux clusters, and their customization for the Parasol Lab's research projects.
Assist in the organization of research meetings, sponsored project review meetings, and site visits that include internal and external participants.
Identity, inventory, change and configuration management; hardware and software integration, web mastering, database server, revision control system administration.
Internship as MS student.
Data center system deployment, security analyst, virtualization prototyping and testing, second level help desk.
Diverse professorship and administrative support, ABET documentation, LAMP software development, and research activities (as MS student).
Led and managed software development team for company growth initiatives. Supervised the CRM and CMS solutions and infrastructure issues, portals, e-commerce, messaging, and custom development. Red Hat Enterprise Linux and MySQL Integrator. LAMP application hosting (SaaS) and e-mail solutions.
Responsible for critical network relocation including data center, analog voice, VoIP, and internet services at Tocumen Airport in Panama. Coordinated work schedule through airport officials and multiple vendors for timely service continuity. Completed airport's infrastructure assessment.
Deployed first Colombia's countrywide successful large scale Sun desktop environment. Developed migration path from Windows XP platform to Sun Solaris / Java Desktop System supplied by Orion as partner of Sun Microsystems. Resolved compatibility issues. Supervised development, training of system administrators and commissioning teams.
Developed the company's Information Office as a critical business support unit, in permanent collaboration with the CEO and department leaders. Architected the company’s computing and networking infrastructure, including early adoption of Internet technologies and web presence. Performed system administration, software development and deployment, and responded for all data processing needs utilizing UNIX, LINUX and Windows based servers.
Team leader in charge of electronics servicing laboratory for nation-wide telecommunications infrastructure. Hardware and firmware upgrades, and quality assurance. Designed database applications and format converters to manage the operations and exchange information with the main office in Germany. Participated in field operations in Venezuela.
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