Experience

  • Transmission Engineer A

    at Alfanar

    May 2016 - at Present

    Minţaqat ar Riyāḑ

    Providing advice, functional design, technical implementation, documentation and support services. Managed and administered HPE VMWARE Infrastructure that runs Linux/Windows systems – Installation, Configuration, Patching, Build and Released Servers, Security Hardening, Storage Capacity Expansion/Planning, Account Management, 3rd level technical support, and Systems Engineering. Ensures the timely back-up of all server data and configurations. Performed semi-annual Disaster Recovery activities. Ensures backup sites can run effectively as the main site. Assessed threats, vulnerabilities, and compliance with security policies. Co-authored companywide security policy documents. Front-end/Backend and API development using PHP, Oracle, MySql, and Codeigniter. Review vendor statements of work and ensures compliance with project scope and design. Key decision-maker on the implementation of various projects.

  • Operations Engineer II

    at ICON PLC

    September 2015 - May 2016

    National Capital Region

    Point of contact for Asia Pacific Region managing and handling Linux/Solaris servers (200+ nodes). Built and released Red Hat servers based on stakeholder's requests. Responsible for automating and improving infrastructure, using Puppet for configuration management. Set-up and administering user and group accounts, setting permissions for users. Planned and executed packages and updates installations necessary for optimal system performance. Played a key role in moving VM servers from Germany, India and France collocations to Ireland and US HQ. Handled incident, problem and change management related to Linux/Solaris nodes using ServiceNow. Monitored Linux servers such as Disk space, CPU, and Memory utilization using Solarwinds.

  • IT Officer II

    at PLDT Malaysia SDN. BHD.

    February 2012 - August 2015

    Kuala Lumpur

    Delivered proven mastery in the installation, maintenance, and administration of PHP internal web applications and ad-hoc top management reports. Assured quality standards with validation of application specifications reciprocal to business requirements. Seamlessly administered VMware vSphere ESXi 5.0 with a total of 100 nodes, RHEL 6/CENTOS, and Windows 2003 servers. Assigned to build, administer and troubleshoot basic configuration of Cisco ASA and Juniper SSG, monitor updates of TrendMicro Antivirus server, analyze network irregularities, maintenance and software installation of Windows, MAX OSX, Linux server environments as well as wireless routers. Recognized network problems and resolutions for future reference. Highly depended to function as a point of escalation for helpdesk and desktop support teams. Successfully developed and deployed BSS/OSS applications.

  • IT Operations Sr. Engineer

    at Philippine Electricity Market Corporation

    April 2007 - February 2012

    National Capital Region

    Evaluated root cause issues, executed constant troubleshooting and formulated solutions to maintain system operations and manage network security strategies, including network security and backup. Administered the installation and maintenance of IBM and HP Blade, SAN Systems, Cisco routers/PIX/ASA, Fortigate, Cayote Load Balancer, Netscreen Juniper SSG, Cyberoam, and Linksys Wifi. Initiated the transition and monitoring of all IT network/hardware infrastructure services. Significantly contributed in the conduct and completion of several critical projects to include, but not limited to, web-based applications involving an online bidding site named Visayas Supply Augmentation Auction, Corporate website, IT Service Management, and Generator Monitoring System. Streamlined the collaboration process to define new applications and systems to be implemented to support the internal structure of the company.

  • MIS Analyst

    at Fresh Fruits Ingredients Inc.

    May 2006 - April 2007

    National Capital Region

    Actively participated in providing onsite technical and application support of VB6 and MS SQL, and successfully developed advanced software applications and operating systems, including financial management system for the Treasury Department and report generation for Accounting Department. Dynamically performed site visits and infrastructure deployment. Facilitated the rebuilding of the operating system and the installing and configuring of new servers. Revised and suggested hardware/software replacements. Assisted as a key source in preserving IT network/computer systems.

Education

  • ITIL

    at ICON PLC

    2015 - at Present (5 years) National Capital Region

  • Bachelors Degree

    at Asia Pacific College

    2001 - 2006 (5 years) National Capital Region

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