Marcus Beach

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Marcus Beach

Linux Systems Administrator | mrbeach.marcus@gmail.com


Objective

Obtain a position as a Linux System Administrator in the Information Technology field that will utilize and develop my knowledge and skills in the high-tech filed of computing.

Experience

Lead Cloud Service Architect

GE Aviation | 1 Neumann Way – Cincinnati, OH 45202

I am currently working at GE Aviation in the DSS group as a Lead Cloud Service Architect. The DSS group is operating as a DevOps team to help bring an agile DevOps culture to GE Aviation. DSS is currently migrating many vital applications to Amazon Cloud while automating with Chef Infrastructure as code. My main responsibility is to automate the application on AWS with Chef and a fully automated pipeline keeping full redundancy as our main goal. I am currently responsible for many applications and services inside of AWS and some of the systems are Apache, Jboss, Attivio, RabbitMQ, HAProxy and NFS. The current application will be deployed worldwide into three time zones to keep performance around the globe to a maximum.

• Linux CentOS
• Chef — Infrastructure as Code
• Ruby on Rails

Cloud Transformation Engineer

ResolvIT | 895 Central Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45202

I am currently working with the GE Aviation DSS group as a Cloud Transformation Engineer. The DSS group is operating as a DevOps team to help bring an agile DevOps culture to GE Aviation. DSS is currently migrating many vital applications to Amazon Cloud while automating with Chef Infrastructure as code. My main responsibility is to automate the application on AWS with Chef and a fully automated pipeline keeping full redundancy as a main goal. I am currently responsible for many applications and services inside of AWS and some of the systems are Apache, Jboss, and NFS. The current application will be deployed worldwide into three time zones to keep performance around the globe to a maximum.

• Linux CentOS
• Chef — Infrastructure as Code
• Ruby on Rails
• Apache
• DevOps

Linux System Administrator | March 2013 – Current

CenterGrid | 101 Knightsbridge Drive, Hamilton OH 45011
Linux System Administrator working as a consultant at CenterGrid. Currently assigned to Streetline.com, I maintain the Ubuntu servers that control Streetline’s infrastructure and proprietary parking information system. Currently migrating 200 plus servers from physical hardware in Dallas to a 500 plus multiple environment IBM Blade Center virtual solution in Ohio.
• Linux Ubuntu 10.04, 12.04, and 13.04
• Chef — Infrastructure as Code
• Ruby on Rails
• Monitoring Nagios and costume scripting
• LDAP Administration
• Windows Servers Administration
• VMware ESXi and vCenter Administration
• Cisco ASA Administration
• IBM Blade Center Administration with v7000 IBM fiber Chanel SAN
• Apache Web Server Administration
• MySQL Database Administration
• Bash Scripting

System Administrator | January 2011 – March 2013

Lexmark International | 740 West New Circle Road Lexington, KY
I maintain all servers and printers in the completive analysis lab, including updates and recommendations on hardware and software. Listed below are the duties I have at Lexmark:
• Linux/Unix Administration
• Windows Administration
• Active Directory Administration
• Windows File Server Administration with iSCSI and SAN/NAS
• Windows DHCP, DNS and WINNS Administration
• Windows Print Server Administration
• Apache and IIS Administration
• VMware (ESXi) and Microsoft Hyper-V Administration
• Adobe LiveCycle ES3 Administration
• Nagios Administration
• SQL Database Administration
• PHP Scripting
• Python scripting for server backups with reporting
• Database administration with MySQS and MSSQL
• Web Design and Implementation
• Microsoft WSUS Administration
• Group Policy Objects Administration

Computer Technician | June 2005 – December 2010

Belcan Engineering Group | 10200 Anderson Way, Cincinnati OH
I maintained all Windows, Linux and UNIX workstation for all engineers of the Belcan Aerospace Design Center. I also supported other Belcan engineers around the United States. Listed below are the duties I had at Belcan:
• Troubleshooting all hardware and software.
• Build and maintain Windows images
• Remote support for all off site clients
• Scripting in PHP, Python, batch and bash.
• Windows WSUS Administration
• Trend Virus console Administration
• PHP and Python scripting to report on syncs and other animated task.
• Maintain the Internal Websites
• Document IT Processes
• Microsoft WSUS Administration
• Catia V5 and V4 with Enovia Administration
• AIX UNIX Administration
• OpenSuse Administration
• Group Policy Objects Administration

Systems Administrator | June 2003 – March 2005

Rawlings Business Machines | 1106 Winchester Road, Lexington KY
Maintained and designed all customs equipment which includes computers, servers, printers, switches and routers. Listed below are the duties I had at RBM:
• Building and maintain of Microsoft Small Business Servers
• Designing and build of computers
• Repairing computers, servers, typewriters and printers
• Viruses and spyware removal on all systems
• Ordering parts needed to repair equipment
• Designing repairing and maintaining of Cisco Network equipment
• Active directory design and support
• Maintain backup
• DNS and DHCP Administration
• VMware Administration
• UNIX Administration
• Microsoft VPN administration

Education

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from Sullivan University

• Area of Study: Computer Science
Related course work:
• Cisco CCNP
• Windows Server support

Associate in Applied Science from BCTCS

• Area of Study: Cisco CCNA and Microsoft Administration
Related course work:
• Cisco CCNA
• Microsoft Administration
• Sun UNIX Administration
• A+ software and hardware

Awards/Accomplishments

• Cisco Network Professional Certificate — 2008
• Network Administration Microsoft MDSA — 2006
• Information Technology Fundamentals — 2006
• Cisco Networking Basic –2006
• Information Technology A+ –2006
• UNIX Fundamentals – 2006

Technical Skills

• Microsoft Windows Administration
• Linux/Unix Administration
• Scripting PHP, Python and Ruby
• Cisco Networking Design and Repair
• Microsoft VPN Installation and Maintaining
• Microsoft Exchange Server Installation and Maintaining
• Group Policy Objects Administration
• Troubleshooting PC and Workstations
• Active Directory Administration
• Apache and IIS Administration
• MSSQL and MYSQL Administration
• DHCP, WINS, and DNS Installation and Maintaining
• VMware ESXi vCenter Administration
• Nagios Administration
• Windows WSUS Administration
• Windows File Server Administration with iSCSI and SAN/NAS