- Preston, GB
- £25 /hr
- Available now
Building Server farm for most of this week!
An experienced ICT Manager with a proven ability within the public and private sectors, maintaining time critical support solutions within a wide range of applications hosted onmore...An experienced ICT Manager with a proven ability within the public and private sectors, maintaining time critical support solutions within a wide range of applications hosted on multiple hardware platforms. I have a structured and logical approach to problems, development. I am a team player with excellent organisational skills.
Area Covered: UK
Company Name: iQ Support Solutions
Industry: Information Technology
Job Title: ICT Manager
Company: GB Energy Ltd
Description: Maintain and upgrade the company’s net portal. Over the past two years I have expanded the infrastructure to include multiple domains, project and exchange integration. My remit has been to implement VPN access for satellite offices. My role has also included database design. I have been able to maintain the ICT systems throughout the company’s expansion.
• Design and implementation of a disaster recovery plan
• Security of network in accordance with ISO9001 standards
• Working within Fiscal Budgets
• Audits for compliance with ISO9001 standards
• Continually evaluating the systems to ensure suitability
Job Title: Technical Support Consultant
Company: Sysco Business Skills Academy Ltd
Description: My responsibilities were to administrate the network and infrastructure and implement Desktop support for 120 users. My responsibilities also included the maintenance of the current server based systems which consisted of 7 Windows2003r2 servers. I have installed and configured 2x Watchguard Firebox X8500e firewalls to maintain system security, VPN access and Web/Email filtering. I have also implemented a thin client solution using WYSE S10 clients. The introduction of a Blackberry Enterprise solution.
•Evaluating & rectifying bottle necks within the infrastructure
•User support of 120 users
•Firewall security including hosted web servers.
•Maintaining and performance tuning of Microsoft SQL2003 server
•Maintaining Microsoft Exchange Server with integrated AV
•Project Manager for the installation of VOIP
Job Title: IT Migration Consultant
Company: South Lakes Housing Ltd
Description: I was appointed as the IT Support Consultant for South Lakes Housing in April 2004 before the company was established as an ALMO. My remit was to include a “Clean-Break” from the current SLA holders which were South Lakeland DC. All housing systems were based on a Microsoft platform with integrated SQL and Oracle 9i. My responsibilities also included designing and implementing a disaster recovery plan, designing and developing a user support desk, working to quality standards, service level agreements and managing multiple projects. The main housing system Anite was at this time being operated within the main council buildings on a UNIX system running Oracle 8i. My task was to project manage the transfer of data from the current system to our new win2003 platform.
•On going support of 90 users in 3 remote sites
•Purchasing of new Servers / Routers / Switches
•Network security in local and remote sites
•Designing & Implementation of a Disaster Recovery plan.
•Maintaining Exchange Server with integrated AV anti Spam.
Job Title: IT Manager
Company: Speed Medical Examinations Ltd
Description: Within my role as ICT Manager at Speed Medical I strove to deliver significant cost savings by the introduction of new technologies to improve productivity, improve reliability and develop new ways for customers to gain access to the organisation I worked for. I have experience of managing multiple projects from upgrading the infrastructure, implementing new software (Prolegal claims) and maintaining the services of four support technicians, this involved some weekend work to cover the demands of the individual departments. My major project while at SMES was the introduction of a new Case Management system for processing the client’s claims. My methodology used was based upon Prince II project management. With over 1500 new claims being logged each month and SMES using an old CRM system; my goal was to introduce a Pro-legal system that had the flexibility not just to serve the claim, but to manage each process through its life cycle.
Job Title: IT Manager
Company: Royal Sluis (UK) Ltd
Description: Responsible for maintaining the integrity and performance of LAN & WAN networks, supporting users and the software environment for order processing, stock control, Sun accounting systems and dealing with projects to improve network security and performance. I was responsible for the IT budgets for the UK arm of the company but also travelled to Holland to support some head-office functions.