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					              Stefano Romano
              Via G. Guisan 19 – 6830 – Chiasso CH
              Mobile IT +39 3381205806 Mobile CH +41 (0)774348530

Background Summary
              LINUX - WINDOWS SYSTEMS mixed environment and NETWORKS ENGINEER with extensive
              expertise in servers and client networks installation, operations management, services distribution,
              troubleshooting and architectural design for small, medium and large industries with medium and high-
              tech businesses. Product knowledge spans network design, OpenSource deep know-how, high
              availability services implementation, client/server centralized environments, security implementation
              and Operating Systems deep knowledge. Related areas of expertise are:
               Technology for business approach and Customer perspective approach

               Knowledge of Standard ITIL for IT organizational work and project management

               Total Cost of Ownership reduction by OpenSource Software implementation management

               High Availability Production Server Installations and Customizations (Cluster Servers, Load Balance)

               Web Services and Application OpenSource infrastructure implementation (Apache, Tomcat-JDK)

               Linux high technical knowledge (RedHat, CentOS, Fedora Core, Suse-Novell SLES)

               Windows 2003, 2000, NT, XP expertise


     Poste Mobile for Accenture (SoftLab Consultant) (, Milan (Italy)

              Senior System Engineer Linux/Sun, Windows e Networking
              Collaboration on the PosteMobile ( project start-up in the infrastructure
              implementation, configuration and tuning on various Windows 2003, RedHat 4.5, Solaris 10 and
              Gentoo servers. Main duties in the Operation team after the project go-live are focused on the

                                                                                                                    From Aug 07
              production and pre-production environment servers and infrastructures computers and mostly:
               Server installation and configuration with Windows 2003 32/64 bit on Hw Sun X4100-M2

               Maintenance and tuning of Microsoft SQL 2005 server on Veritas Cluster Server 5.0

               Maintenance and tuning of WebServer Sun 7.1 (Reverse proxy) and Microsoft IIS 6

               Installation and configuration of RedHat 4.5 on HW Sun X4100-M2 (x64)

     Consultant for AIM Consulting ( in BSI and Gottardo Banks, Lugano (Switzerland)

                                                                                                                  Feb 07 – Jul 07
              Senior Windows e Networking System Engineer
              Troubleshooting and maintenance of windows workstations on Windows 2003 and Windows XP
              platform of 1500 distributed clients. Most important tasks were mainly:
               Ordinary server maintenance (Win 2000/2003) and customer 2 level support

               Management and maintenance of File and Print distributed Services


     Interroll Management AG (, S.Antonino, Tessin (Switzerland)
                                                                                                                    Sep 06 - Jan 07

              Senior Network, Linux & Windows System Engineer
              Implemented and made troubleshooting of world WAN infrastructure of 20 sites and 600 users:
               Managed Infrastructure Servers (Win 2000/2003, Linux SLES 9, VmWare ESX 2.5/3)

               Managed Clients PC (Windows XP Pro and Citrix) and client-server applications operations

               Realized New Internet and Intranet servers Project (RedHat 3 to 4 with Oracle & CMS)

               Managed Network Services (DNS, DHCP, Web) and contacts with outsourcing vendors

     ZeroPiù S.p.A. (, Milano (Italy)
              Senior Networking, Linux and OpenSource System Engineer
              ZeroPiù give high tech consultancy, CA system services installation and web/mail/application
              hosting based on OpenSource XEN Systems.
                                                                                                                   Avr 06 – Aug 06

               Implemented, managed and supported tests on VmWare Server 1.0.x and CentOS 4.x (RH 4)

               Supported infrastructure servers (Wed, Apps, Mail, DNS, Dhcp, Backup, Network)

               Maintained development systems framework (SVN, NFS, Samba, OpenLdap)

               Managed and supported Linux Terminal Server Project (CentOS + KDE) for customers

               Supported Ms Exchange 2000 and Trend Micro AV environment

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Senior Independent IT Consultant, Lugano, Tessin (Switzerland)

                                                                                                              Aug 05 – Mar 06
         Senior Consultant Linux-Windows and Networking
         Given high tech consultancy for various needs and customers (Imite Research, IIRM, Deerive):
          Managed and implemented internetworking connections

          Maintained and implemented file sharing and networks, web and mail services

          Supported Windows 2003 SBS with Exchange server operations

Italian Ministry of Instruction, University and Research ( Rome(Italy)
         Senior System Engineer Consultant & Monitoring Management
         Worked for EDS ( in the core of the Ministry IT infrastructure made of 20 sites 300

                                                                                                              Feb 05 – Aug 05
         servers. Tasks were spanned through 2 different consultancy departments: the monitoring team;
         the middle range infrastructure team and comprised:
          Supported and managed Web servers IBM AIX 4.3 (for internal and external services)

          Strengthened and supported file servers 2 nodes clusters RedHat 7.2 (25 across the WAN)

          Managed Actual and New Monitoring (BigBrother,Nagios,CAUnicenterTNG,HP Open View)

          Organized New project ITIL task and activity matrix (organizational tasks)

Albacom S.p.A. and A.N.A.S. S.p.A. Rome (Italy)

                                                                                                              Dec 04 – Jan 05
         Senior System Engineer Linux Consultant
         For various customers, in collaboration with Mr. Simone Fabretti, installed and configured:
          Two node Active-Passive Cluster Server on IBM x345 server with FX300 storage (albacom)

          Squid proxy server (ANAS 300 users)

          Moodle (OpenSource e-learning) Web server

Dexia-Creiop Bank ( Rome (Italy)
         Senior Windows, Linux and Networks System Engineer
         Dexia is a PA bank with around 30 servers and 200 users.
          Managed Corporate antivirus: Trend Micro (Mail/Web); Symantec/McAfee (servers/clients)

          Maintained file sharing, backup and printing (IBM NAS; HP OmniBack; Xerox Docushare)

                                                                                                              Nov 03 – Nov 04
          Realized internetworking and web content filtering (Websense)

          Implemented web application infrastructure (IBM Websphere and UDB platform)

          Installed and configured Windows 2000 Secure server for HR (Win 2000 Server Hardening)

          Supported and troubleshooting of HP-UX mail server (Sendmail)

          Managed Outsourcing Windows 2000 Active Directory vendor contact

Banca del Gottardo ( Lugano –Tessin (Switzerland)
         Senior Networks, Windows NT-2000 System Engineer
         Banca del Gottardo is a world distributed bank with 2000 users and 300 servers. Together with
         the System Engineering team involved in the development of the main Windows NT to Windows
         XP platform migration Program. Gave 2 level support for all Logon Script infrastructure and
         distributed systems. Gave client server system troubleshooting and managed operations.
          Managed small internal projects with organizational and technical tasks

          Accomplished Windows platform migration program task and managed project subsection
                                                                                                              Jun 00 – Jul 03

          Implemented, customized and supported Enterprise services on Windows 2000-NT

          Maintained and developed logon scripts for network drive, printers and application connections
          Created, managed and gave 2        level support on Windows 2000-NT servers
          Put into practice Asset Management (CA AMO) and Software Distribution (CA SDO)
          Management and 2       level support on distributed infrastructure platform

         Senior Windows NT HelpDesk Management Consultant
         Implemented (as external consultant) the helpdesk management toll (MS Exchange 5.5 and SQL
         6.5 based) and organized the HD request workflow thought the helpdesk representative jobs and
                                                                                                              Apr 99 – May 00

         skills. Involved in organizational and technical task on the Windows NT platform.
          Involved as Project Manger Assistant in determining organizational and technical tasks

          Arranged Helpdesk jobs and defined team skills analysis

          Realized Helpdesk tool implementation, queue definition and procedure design
          Gave 2      level support on Windows NT server and workstation plus MS Office platform
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     Microsoft Italy ( Milan (Italy)

                                                                                                                        Sep 98 – Mar 99
                Senior Windows NT-98-Ms Apps System Engineer and HD coordination
                Microsoft Italy is a 150 users site of the corporation. Coordinated a team of four people team
                involved in internal support request, 2nd level tasks comprised:
                 Managed Helpdesk team task assignments and supported team organization
                 Gave 2     level Helpdesk technical support
                 Managed PC clients serial installations and deployment

     Previous experience Milan and Lecce (Italy)
                Senior Windows NT-9x-Ms Apps System Engineer Consultant
                Resumes of earlier experience:

                                                                                                                        Mar 91 – Aug 98
                 Involved in Wordperfect to Ms Word Migration project - Legal Office Pavia and Ansaldo S.p.A.
                 Gave 2     level Helpdesk support – Roche Italy S.p.A.
                 Supported and Installed assembled Pc – A.Collini and MarvinTech sas

                 Installed and supported Assembled Pc & Notebook, operating systems, applications and
                  perifierals – All Business s.r.l.
                 Managed and collected Data for tobacco producers– APTIS (Lecce)

Personal Data

     Education, Certification, professional courses, Languages
                High School Diploma with specialization in Information Technology, Lecce (Italy).
                Microsoft Certified Professional on Win NT Enterprise, Server and Workstation (70-068,067,073)
                 Updating Support Skills From MS Win NT 4.0 to MS Win 2000 (MOC 1560B)

                 Microsoft Project course (for Banca del Gottardo

                 Win32 system architecture (for Banca del Gottardo)

                 Basics Finalcials Courses (for Banca del Gottardo)

                Languages: Italian (mother tongue), English (good spoken and written), French and Spanish (basis)

     Personal Information
                   Date of Birth: 17 February 1971 in Lecce (Italy)
                   Citizenship: Italian
                   Domicile in: Via G.Guisan,19 - 6830 - Chiasso (CH)
                   Visa Status: Swiss permit, type B until 18/11/2012
                   Reside in: Via Bramante,13 - 73010 - Arnesano (Lecce) (IT)
                   Family Status: unmarried, 1 daughter
                   Driving License: Italian, type B
                   Email Stefano or Info
                   Mobile Phone (IT): +39 338 1205806
                   Home Phone (CH): +41 (0)91 6825186
                   Mobile Phone (CH): +41 (0)77 4348530
                   Hobbies: music, reading, going to the sea-side, traveling, watching movies…

                Last Revision of this CV can be found at or in detailed and short
                version, in Italian and English, in DOC, PDF and other file format.

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