20+ Year IT Pro

Phone        (202) 604-5478
Web           www.paristechnical.com
Email         lou@paristechnical.com


  • Adaptability in High Visibility Environments
  • Project and Time Management
  • Strategic Planning and Successful Execution
  • Creative and Out-of-the-box Thinking


  • Virtualization
  • Systems Arch.
  • Security
  • Storage Mgmt.
  • Backup and DR
  • Datacenters
  • App. Support


  • 2003
  • 1999
  • 1999
  • Exchange and AD Migration
  • Comp TIA A+
  • MCP


An accomplished 20+ year IT self-starter with experience in leadership, developing policies and executing technology initiatives, assessing risk, authoring managing budgets, managing mission critical solutions, and authoring detailed documentation of systems and standards. Excels at adapting in a high visibility environments, project and time management, strategic planning, successful execution, and critical thinking.


  • OS Platforms
  • Virtualization
  • Storage
  • Monitoring
  • Backup
  • Messaging
  • Security
  • Databases
  • Applications
  • Network Mgmt
  • Web Mgmg
  • Windows NT-2016, OS X 10.0-11, Linux (various)
  • VMware, Citrix, Hyper-V
  • Dell Storage Array, NetApp, EMC, EqualLogic, Cloud
  • SCOM, SolarWinds, SpiceWorks
  • Veeam, BackupExec, NetBackup, B2D, B2T, DR
  • O365, Exchange, Lync, BYOD
  • Penetration Testing, VPN, SonicWall, DMZ
  • SAP Business One, QPulse, 2X, Crystal Reports
  • AD, Group Policy, Scripting, Deployment, DNS, DHCP
  • SEO, PPC/Remarketing, eCommerce, WordPress


Deployed SAP Business One migrating from Infor TakeStock  Modernized IT Infrastructure including Virtualization, Storage, and Networking  Standardized desktop platforms  Enhanced security specification

Led effort to deploy SCOM 2012 monitoring and process driven workflow for alert resolution • Assisted in effort to deploy Citrix XenApp 6.0 farm within legacy 4.5/5.0 environment • Member of ITIL Task Force to develop processes for operations utilizing the ITIL framework • Coordinated with various groups for daily management of operations environment

  • Ntrepid
  • Solutions Architect
  • Apr 2011 - Mar 2012
Determined best solutions for customers and produced ROMs for customers to exercise • Coordinated with Engineering on new products or product enhancements per customer requirements • Refined business processes to shorted time and enacted checks to ensure quality ROMs
  • Dept. of Justice
  • Sr. Systems Engineer
  • Aug 2010 - Apr 2011
  • Contract: ID Solutions
Applications and Systems Engineer supporting a 3,500 user community for testing and production systems • Assisted in managing all DoJ ESS equipment at the primary data center in Rockville MD • Lead for Citrix XenServer 6.0 implementation and phase-out of Presentation Server 4.5
  • FBI
  • Test Lab Lead
  • Apr 2010 - Aug 2010
  • Contract: Technica/1099
Managed a five person team supporting a 30,000 user community for pre-production network and systems • Tasked numerous critical projects to Senior and Mid-Level team members • Led project to overhaul datacenter with new floor, power, server consolidation, and organization
  • Sr. Systems Architect
  • Jan 2009 - Apr 2010
  • Nov 2001 - Nov 2004
  • Contract: ITT Corp.
Led the Citrix XenServer 5 implementation saving over $200,000 in new operational costs • Led the “Green IT” effort resulting in $375,000 in savings and reduced power use by 29% • Implemented the SolarWinds solution to provide 99.99% update and proactively determine issues

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