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Brian Collins | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 6, 2015

Brian Collins

   United States
  |   Alpharetta, GA

Overview

Lose all your UNIX / Linux admins? Need solutions to problems that are plaguing your ESB? Need an administrator who is familiar with CaaS, IaaS, SaaS, PaaS and SOA? Tired of burning money on licensing instead of technology? Read Further..

I am a security oriented Cloud Architect who is knowledgeable in operations of IT infrastructure and services ranging from start-up to enterprise (7000+). With over 15 years of administration, architecture and security experience, including HTTP, DHCP, DNS, MTA’s (Mail Transfer Agents), SMTP,LDAP and NFS....

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Tested
Unix Operating Systems
Unix Security
Linux System Administration
Storage Area Networks
Storage Management
Network Security
Ethical Hacker
Network Administration
System Administration
System Architecture

Employment

Fiserv
Sr. ETG Architect (Contract)
2015 - 2015
Worked in a team of sharp architects and engineers to craft the technology used in modern day payment staging / payment processing. Managed an enterprise sized environment and numerous services as...
Polaris Associates, Inc.
Enterprise Solutions Architect
2013 - 2015
Supporting a multi location development team and a small datacenter. Redesigned infrastructure architecture to support cloud services. Implemented tiered DNS to support cloud migration. Debugging...
S.C. Budget and Control Board
Sr. Unix / Linux Architect (Contract)
2013 - 2014
Tasked with assisting in the architecture of disaster recovery sight in Clemson, SC. Main task was discovering State of South Carolina UNIX / Linux infrastructure and developing support /...
IBM
Infrastructure Architecture Specialist
2012 - 2013
Worked on a Multi OS Deployment and Integration for a Large Cellular Service provider. Worked with HP and IBM server hardware, Cisco switches and IBM Storage to assist in the build and deployment...
EMC
Senior Server Build Engineer / Architect
2012 - 2012
• Project based contract – Build out and deploy SAN & Backup Infrastructure, including management servers for customer’s new data center (global entertainment company) • Project required the...
ACN
Sr. UNIX Administrator
2008 - 2011
Global involvement for all Unix / Linux servers at ACN. Functional Security and compliance auditor (when security got technical it came to me). Manageing all external websites. Supporting tomcat...
DENSO
Sr. Linux Administrator / Soultions Architect
2005 - 2008
Primary involvement with NAHR Oracle Applications implementation running RHEL 3 and RHEL 4, worked with DBAs to meet requirements for Oracle setup. Implemented load balancing with oracle web...
Sidcam Networks LLC
Sr. Linux Administrator / Soultions Architect
2003 - 2004
Responsibilities included the deployment, maintenance, upgrades, and security of entire network of 30 servers (15 Windows, 15 Linux) encompassing the business. Running Windows 2000 Server, Redhat...
Dot 5 Hosting
Systems Administrator
2003 - 2003
Applied maintenance and security management to website and game hosting servers running Red Hat Linux / Solaris, SuSE or Free BSD. Responsibilities included Compiling and installing applications...
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