E. Earl Eiland Cell Phone: 505-453-2605
Schoharie, New York 12157 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To craft solutions to difficult problems, such as cyber secure and survivable cyber-physical
systems and enterprise information systems.
A Cyber Security Expert known for delivering Effective, Affordable solutions.
A proven innovator and producer in both business (25 years) and R & D (12 years)
settings. Most recently, I was Sr. Engineer designing and building advanced cyber secure
systems for DoD and Smart Grid settings. I am near completion of my doctorate in
Computer Science and have university teaching experience.
Programming languages Operating Systems Software & Tools
LabVIEW MATLAB Linux MS Office
Python LATEX MS Windows Minitab
C SADL CIMPLICITY VMware ESXi Eclipse
Systems, Risk and Decision Analysis Production & Operations Management II
Probability Software Engineering
Applied Statistics Algorithm Design and Analysis
Mathematical Programming CyberCorps
Relevant Technical Work Experience
Computing and Cyber Security Lab, Electric Power Systems Lab
o Niskayuna, New York GEGR R&D Graduate Intern 3/11-3/12
o Lead inventor on one patent and seven invention disclosures.
o Senior Communications and Cyber Security Engineer on a DoD microgrid project.
o Executed the cyber-physical system development from concept through field prototype.
o Designed and implemented the control and communication system architectures.
o Managed product cyber security conformance with relevant NIST guidelines and
negotiated a plan for DIACAP certification.
o Controlled third-party vendor performance by creating RFPs and assuring compliance.
o Authored the microgrid and cyber security portions of three DoD proposals (1 funded).
o Oversaw NERC-CIP compliance of a new GE Energy product,
o Identified an improvement for a new GE Energy cyber security product.
o Enhanced a vulnerability assessment tool, speeding up testing by 90%.
School of Business, Department of Information Technology
SUNY Cobleskill, Cobleskill, New York SUNY Adjunct Professor 1/10-4/11
Developed and taught Junior-level Information Assurance and Digital Forensics courses.
Electric Power and Propulsion Systems Lab
GEGR, Niskayuna, New York GEGR Contractor 8/08-2/11
Authored over 80% of the DoD Microgrid project documents while Senior Communications
and Cyber Security Engineer.
Advanced Communication Systems Lab
GEGR, Niskayuna, New York GEGR R&D Graduate Intern 5/07-8/08
o Lead inventor on two patents while developing an advanced intrusion detector.
o Introduced a new Smart Grid technology and created a lab test bed at GEGR.
New Mexico Inst. of Mining & Technology
Socorro, New Mexico Graduate Research Assistant 8/03-5/07
o Carried a University operations enhancement from perceived need through development.
o Supervised one Graduate and one Undergraduate student (specific projects).
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, New Mexico CCN-5 Graduate Research Assistant 4/02-4/03
o Proposed and evaluated a novel method for measuring network vulnerability.
o Founded the Information System Survivability Team.
New Mexico Inst. of Mining & Technology
Socorro, New Mexico Graduate Research Assistant 8/00-4/02
o Assessed the vulnerability of various technologies and profiled corporations using them.
Relevant Business Work Experience
Business Owner Dulce Vida, Socorro, New Mexico 1975-8/2000
o Built a “mom and pop” enterprise raising tomatoes, into a wholesale floral business. At its
peak, annual sales were ~ $1M, supporting ~7 FTE employees.
o Doubled greenhouse output and reduced utility expenses by 20%.
o Dominated the local wholesale floral market by capitalizing on a market opportunity.
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (NMIMT) Socorro, New Mexico
Ph. D. Computer Science (C.S.) Current GPA: 3.5/4.0 Est. Graduation: 12/12
M.S. C.S./ Information Technology GPA: 3.5/4.0 Graduation: 12/06
B.S. Biology GPA: 3.5/4.0 Graduation: 05/74
Selected Published Papers and Patents
o E. Earl Eiland et al. Optimizing Network Bandwidth Transmission. In Proc. of 3rd Int’l Conf.
on Information Tech.: New Generations (ITNG 2006), Las Vegas, NV, April 2006.
o Scott Evans, et al. MDLcompress for Intrusion Detection: Signature Inference and Masquerade
Attack. In Proc. of IEEE MILCOM 2007, Orlando, FL, October 2007.
o Earl Eiland, et al. Network Intrusion Detection: Using MDLcompress for deep packet
inspection. In Proc. of IEEE MILCOM 2008, San Diego, CA, November, 2008.
o E.Earl Eiland, et al. US20100107254 A1 NETWORK INTRUSION DETECTION USING
MDL COMPRESS FOR DEEP PACKET INSPECTION
o E.Earl Eiland, et al. US20100107253 A1 MDL COMPRESS SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR
SIGNATURE INFERENCE AND MASQUERADE INTRUSION DETECTION
General Electric Corporate Awards
o Level 3, 9/2011 Exceptional contribution to Microgrid project comm. & cyber security.
o Level 1, 9/2011 Exceptional contribution to TechFest.
o Level 3, 5/2011 Exceptional contribution to developing a Microgrid proposal.
o Level 5, 5/2008 Exceptional contribution to a technology introduction.
o Level 4, 8/2007 Exceptional customer focus and performance.