STEVEN BECKER (ALSO AVAILABLE: PDF FORMAT & COVER LETTER).


5185 Quarry Ledge Rd Roca, NE 68430 email: stbecker@yahoo.com

EMPLOYMENT

SYSTEMS ENGINEER 2010 - present
Nelnet Lincoln, Nebraska
Maintain operational integrity of enterprise infrastructure from customer-facing applications to network elements within the call flow. Provide direction and recommendations on functional changes within the organizational chain as the company facilitates explosive growth in terms of both systems (all the way up to DR, conceptually) and personnel (responsibilities).

SYSTEMS ENGINEER (detailed job description) 2005 - 2010
Alltel/Verizon Wireless Lincoln, Nebraska
Design, deploy, and support the installation of all network equipment, power, and services for new installations and growth for commercial data systems (tier 1 and tier 2 network applications). Responsibilities include equipment/network engineering, traffic engineering, project management, vendor management, and purchasing.

NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR 2001 - 2004
Helderberg College Cape Town, South Africa
Establish/maintained e-mail system in Linux environment for entire institution. Enhanced internet efficiency (caching, access control) and network security. General purpose advancements include UPS installment, wireless connectivity development, and multiple building fiber-optic additions.

SKILLS
  • Expert in security setup (firewall, router, AS/400 ssl & vpn, proxy, etc)
  • Lengthy history with varied operating systems.
    • Linux, Solaris, Unix (HPUX-HP9000), IBM AS/400.
  • Expert level in Cisco network operating systems.
  • Expert level in internet application programming.
    • FTP, Telnet, HTTP, POP3, SMTP, etc.
  • Easily adaptive to programming languages & scripting.
    • Expert level in SQL, Delphi, C++, Cobol, Pascal, Java, HTML, Perl, PHP, ASP.
  • Strong knowledge background in wiring (computer & telephone).
  • Strong leadership abilities in team environment.
  • Ability to responsibly maintain own schedule.
EDUCATION
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE Univ of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, 2002 - 12
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS Union College, Lincoln, NE, 1994 - 99
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN MATHEMATICS Union College, Lincoln, NE, 1994 - 99
ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING Union College, Lincoln, NE, 1994 - 99

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