Casey Catello604 Harmony LanePleasantville, CA 94588(925) 555-1234
Seeking a professional IT position requiring advanced technical training and
providing an opportunity to improve the systems and operations of a growing
• Over 8 years of professional experience in positions as Freelance Sound Designer,
Senior System Consultant, MIS Manager, System Administrator / Quality
Assurance Team Leader, Co-Founder / Editor, and Quality Assurance Manager
• Skilled in information systems management, analysis, troubleshooting, testing,
documentation, internal control procedures, system and program security, systems
analysis, hardware and software installation, applications and program
management, technical support, and network administration.
• Experienced in fostering and developing client relations, providing end user
training and innovative technical solutions, conducting equipment demonstrations,
and increasing efficiency to enhance profitability.
• Leadership skills include ability to lead and motivate co-workers from all
backgrounds, creative problem-solving and solution-oriented work style, decisive
and confident decision-making, and in-depth proficiency with new technology
• Well-developed communication skills demonstrated through fluency in Hebrew
and English, extensive international travel, documented writing and editing talents,
ability to work well independently and as part of a team, developing effective client
relations, providing superior client service and satisfaction.
Network Administration Skills
Design, implementation, and maintenance of Microsoft Windows NT network systems for the
specific needs of the enterprise environment. Maintaining and establishing user accounts,
network security, troubleshooting printer problems, back-up devices, and installing and
Installation, configuration, troubleshooting, support, and maintenance of PC hardware and
peripherals including desktop computers, printers, scanners, modems, and networked printers.
OS Knowledge Base Skills
All windows variants, Sun Solaris Unix variants, IBM Unix AIX, Linux variants, IOS variants.
Software Implementation Skills
Microsoft BackOffice Servers, Exchange Servers, NT Clusters, Netscape Proxy, Apache,
SAMBA, Office variants, SendMail variants, NIS+, Legato Networker, DNS, Veritas Volume
Manager, SUN Cluster, Veritas Cluster.
Security Implementation Skills
Checkpoint firewall-1 (version 4.0 & 4.1), VPN-1 securemote implementation, CISCO PIX,
Raptor EAGLE, Norton command center, Secure Sendmail.
All PC variants, SUN Sparc / UltraSparc stations, Printers, Video capture, cable standards and
implementation, (CAT5, CAT6, Fiber) Printers, EMC, NetAp filers.
CISCO Switches and Routers (Voip / ATM / Ethernet) Bay Networks / Nortel Switches, Intel
Routers, Extreme Networks Switches, Lucent Switches, Very High TCP / IP proficiency.
Windows workgroups and DOMAINS, Ethernet, TCP / IP, NIS, NIS+, W2K directory service,
Sound Design, Los Angeles, California 2000 - Present
Freelance Sound Designer
• Currently self-employed as Freelance Sound Designer building virtual synthesizers for DJs
and other clients. Responsibilities include sound design using integration of MIDI / musical
instruments, and digital sounds recording to meet client needs, creating top quality results, and
completing projects on time and within budget. Additionally responsible for design and
distribution of marketing materials, banking and basic accounting, and all public relations.
ACCOUNTING TECHNOLOGIES, LTD, Raman Gat, Israel;
1999 - 2000
Sunnyside, California; London, England; Munich, Germany
• Responsible for managing all aspects of systems infrastructure for international technologies
company. Duties include direct administration of Israel R&D site systems as well as systems
for company sites in Sunnyside, California, London, England, Munich, Germany, and
Stockholm, Sweden, with emphasis on enhancing effective site connectivity and maintaining
domain security. Additional duties included design and implementation of total net-structure
development of innovations to raise network performance, and relocation of Israel office site.
• Increased site connectivity from 10 megabytes per second to 1000 megabytes per second and
user connectivity from 10 megabytes per second to 100 megabytes per second.
REDGEN SOFTWARE, LTD, Netanya, Israel; San Jose, California 1997 - 1999
System Administrator / Quality Assurance Team Leader
• Performed all aspects of system administration and quality control for company specializing
in development of mobile codes, including design and implementation of international
multi-site net-structures, managing global network assets and networking, ensuring internal /
external security of all systems, and other duties as needed.
• Successfully developed special system protections against viruses and other security threats.
DOLPHIN SYSTEMS, Tel Aviv, Israel 1996 - 1997
Quality Assurance Manager
• Served as top quality assurance team member reporting directly to lead developer for small
company specializing in creation of individualized signatures for e-mail messages. Tested all
signature applications as to program integrity and security, pinpointed problems, assisted in
creation of fixes and reprogramming, and maintained security of internal company system.
University of California, Berkeley
• Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
• Advanced Computing Systems Association 'System Administrators'
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