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									Dennis Goebel                              8333 Acuff Lane, Lenexa, KS 66215 (913) 599-6768

Objective    A challenging role in telecommunications systems engineering.

Experience   June 2001 to present                               CIENA Communications, Inc.
             Systems Engineer
                Sole Tier 1 Next-Gen Metro Sonet win, against Cisco JMA
                Numerous internal contributions to PLM, Quality, Tech Pubs, Tech Support,
                 Engineering, EF&I and Training
                Life Cycle Systems Engineering, lab trial through 3 major deployed releases

             Jan 2001 to June 2001        Tributary Networks, Inc. (a COLO.COM company)
             Senior Manager, Platform Engineering
                Multi-vendor EMS/NMS systems and connectivity research, design and testing
                Optical platforms and systems research validation for TNI business plan
                Evaluation team member for seven Optical RFP responses

             July 2000–Dec 2000                                                   COLO.COM
             NPI - International Deployment Manager
                European Network Planning and Implementation Program Management
                  RFP for selection of Telecom Vendors. RFI and relationship-manager for
                   forecast and supply-chain logistics for all NPI International manufacturing
                   partners including APW, Hoffman, ADC, Panduit and Commscope
                  Managed creation of updated and homogenized engineering specifications
                   for construction and telecom build documentation for Pan-European use on
                   schedule and under budget
                  Sole NPI/EU construction liaison, assisted with property due-diligence, site
                   architecture and country-specific M&E for seven leases
                  Independently managed EU NPI program and budget, including 120-day
                   commute to UK/Germany and 60 day relocation to Ireland

             Jan 2000-June 2000                                                   COLO.COM
             NPI - Central Region Deployment Manager
                Managed NPI deployment for ten US COLO.COM sites, including first customer
                Contributed to development and scope of outsourced vendor relationships and
                 engineering specifications
                  July 1999-Jan 2000                                            GEAR for Sports, Inc.
                  Manager of Information Technology
                     Numerous infrastructure projects including new IP addressing, DNS, SMTP,
                      PIX, LocalDirector, DHCP, WAN, PBX, ACD, VM, Remote Access, VPN,
                      Network Management, accounting, helpdesk and Y2K
                       Designed and implemented all above projects under budget and on schedule

                     Redesigned organizational structure including new job descriptions, career
                      paths, grade levels, training programs, bonus plans and performance reviews
                      for eight (8) professionals

                  1996-July 1999                                               Informix Software, Inc.
                  Telecom Manager, Strategic Planning and Implementation
                     Global Internet conversion, 9000+ nodes, BBN Planet to CompuServe
                       Redundant architecture for outbound, web/ftp sites and DNS/sendmail

                       Design, implementation, operation and support of multiple, regionally-
                         distributed CheckPoint Firewall-1’s
                     First voice over ATM using Lucent G3, FORE ASX4000 and MCI CBR on DS-3
                     Global Wide Area Network conversion, InfoLAN to MCI/BT/Concert
                       $30 million, 3-year, 100+ sites, 9 month implementation

                     High-availability, high-performance data center and 1000+ user LANs
                     Latin America Wide Area Network conversion, InfoLAN to AT&T Solutions

                  1993-1996                                                    Informix Software, Inc.
                  Telecom Manager, Americas Field Operations and Support
                     Global Remote Access conversion, 2000+ users, toll-800 to CompuServe
                     US PBX/Voicemail conversion, both HQ's and 20+ sites, 1500+ users,
                      centralized Rolm to distributed Lucent/Octel
                     Americas Wide Area Network conversion, 30+ sites, private T1 to InfoLAN

                  April to August 1993                                         Informix Software, Inc.
                  Network Administrator
                     US Voice Network conversion, 15+ sites, MCI VNET to AT&T SDN
                     Telecom project manager, sole IS liaison to facilities, 15+ move projects/yr

                  1985 to 1993                                                      Relco Corporation
                  Communications Systems Analyst
                     Design, installation and support of voice and data, 12 sites, 400+ users
                     Software development, automation and communication tools

Accomplishments      Featured article, ATM World - Success Stories
                     Featured speaker, Global Outsourcing, 1998 MCI Customer Council
                     B.S. in Telecommunications Management, DeVry Institute, 1990

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