Professional, friendly and motivated technology enthusiast with a diverse skill set and over 6 years of industry experience working with major global organisations British Airways and PepsiCo within IT infrastructure.
Specialist skills in Microsoft Windows Server, VMware virtualisation and Citrix XenApp technologies with an excellent working knowledge in PowerShell scripting. A strong background in programming, web development, and working with industry standard agile software engineering principles. Dependable team player, excellent problem solver, and always keen to learn.
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
70-410 Windows Server 2012 • Aug 2017
ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management
BCS • Sept 2017
VMware Certified Associate - Data Center Virtualization (VCA-DCV)
• Nov 2013
University of Reading
BSc in Computer Science • 2009 - 2013
Four year course including industrial experience and collabaration with top technology companies including Cisco and IBM. Final year project designed and built for PepsiCo was a server monitoring system which collated and analyse historical performance data for capacity management. This was developed using a agentless design for simplicity and included a web front end developed in ASP.NET.
British Airways (International Airlines Group)
Infrastructure Engineer • Sept 2013 - Present
Design, delivery and maintenance of mission critical infrastructure systems for the IAG group including Windows Server, VMware, Active Directory and Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop for Iberia and British Airways.
Technical lead for Windows Server 2012 fully automated deployment system to allow agile provisioning on private cloud infrastructure.
Infrastructure Analyst • July 2011 - Sept 2013
Technical support for infrastructure systems including AD, Windows Server, backups, AV, VMware, storage and Citrix. Mangement and monitoring of datacenter hardware including inventory analysis and hardware repairs. Technical resource for global security compliance project.
My technical skills are focus on IT infrastructure, specialising in Microsoft and VMware technologies. I also have a solid background in programming and scripting from University and production environments. Below gives an overview of some of my key skills.
- Microsoft Windows Server
- VMware vSphere
- Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop
- Amazon Web Services
- Active Directory
- C# .NET
Tom is an innovative and proactive engineer who is able to identify, develop and implement solutions to improve service reliability and quality. He is a great team member to work with, always happy to support and develop ideas. He helped me learn invaluable technical skills when I worked with him.British Airways Colleague
A confident, well-mannered and eager individual - Tom always showed a willingness to learn and excel in his capabilities.PepsiCo Colleague
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