Diverse System Architect who is able to marry new IT technology with legacy systems. Adept at utilising legacy enterprise platforms, designing a system to meet client specifications and working with clients to develop a realistic IT component inventory. Specialises in retail store set-ups and public buildings.
Certified technical expert in several enterprise and standard network software and hardware platforms
Expert on legacy systems integration
Exceptional analytical skills in any situation
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Dedicated team player who is also able to work unsupervised indefinitely
Able to create architecture designs that make sense to clients at every level
September 2008 to July 2014 Badger Technical Professionals-Manchester, UK System Architect
Responsible for doing initial customer evaluation and laying out the challenges that face a completed IT installation.
Worked with engineers to develop a comprehensive inventory of components needed for each project.
Often asked to lead projects that involved integrating legacy enterprise platforms with new technology.
August 2004 to September 2008 Gorman Networks-Manchester, UK System Architect
Assisted in doing initial client evaluation and conducting initial client interviews.
Assisted in creating components lists and discussing installation particulars with installation engineers.
Often asked to integrate wireless components to network architectures based on client requests.
June 1997 to August 2004 Herring Computers-Manchester, UK System Architect
Responsible for doing initial customer evaluation and initial architecture write-up for each project.
Assisted in developing training materials for clients after a project was completed.
Assisted in integrating legacy systems with newer installations.
1997 London Technical University of the Mountains, London, England, UK, Bachelor’s Degree, Computer Science