PATRICK RUSSELL EVANS

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A driven technology consultant with over twelve years of comprehensive experience in supporting enterprise IT infrastructure with a learn-it-all mindset. Specializing in network design, cloud computing, data center technologies, information security, and data management skills, I empower organizations with the ability to increase their productivity by leveraging the right technology for their business goals.

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT, NTIVA INC.

May 2019 - Present

  • Analyze current technologies used within the company to find the best tech solution to solve existing business problems

  • Translated business needs into technical project scopes of work and proposal while spearheading design and development of enterprise infrastructure and managed support solutions

  • Work alongside project managers to monitor the implementation of proposed solutions

  • Communicate with client technical leadership to ensure there is a clear plan to meet their company needs

  • Maintained a clean and organized working environment to enhance productivity

SYSTEMS ENGINEER II
NTIVA INC.

Jan 2016 – May 2019

  • Experience migrating on premise systems to cloud environments

  • Conduct implementation and configuration of SEIM security monitoring systems

  • Contribute technical leadership and expertise both internally and externally

  • Evaluate current client environments, and recommend best practice solutions

  • Design and implement system requirements, processes, and design based on organizational needs, security and compliance policy, and cutting-edge technology

  • Provide top tier escalation support for Service Desk Technicians and provide internal teams with mentorship

  • Test and evaluate network systems to eliminate issues, and create network performance improvements

SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR
NTIVA INC.

Sep 2012 – Jan 2016

  • Administer Ntiva's most extensive client infrastructure, including firewalls, databases, malware protection software and other processes

  • Researched, analyzed and revised existing clientele operations to recommend procedures to enhance client systems and systems configurations

  • Provide technical support for both hardware and software issues

  • Installed and configured Windows Server as Active Directory, Application, File and Print, Remote Desktop Services and SQL Servers

  • Established means of computer image deployment in worldwide regional locations

  • Manage and verify backups of critical business data

 

EDUCATION

MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY

2004 - 2008

BS, Computer Information Systems
Activities : Mens Lacrosse

 

MY SKILLS

INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE

Cisco Systems

Dell Networking

Powershell 

Windows Server

Routers and Switching

Network Architecture

Office 365

Watchguard Firewalls

VMware

TOOLS AND TECHNOLOGIES

Amazon Web Services

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
AlienVault USM

Sonicwall Routers

Watchgurad Routers

Cisco Routing and Switching

Duo Authentication

Microsoft Office 365 

Microsoft Federated Services

Microsoft Azure

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

SEIM

 

As a member of my team at Technology Management, Inc., Russ always displayed a sincere drive to learn, produce, and provide excellent customer service. During my tenure with the firm, I saw Russ grow from an IT Technician to a member of the Senior Engineering team. His willingness to go above and beyond, work long hours, and completely devote himself to every engagement warrants my unreserved recommendation for any of Russ's future pursuits.

Jay V. Wagh

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LET’S CONNECT

Northern Virginia

 

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