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Hi,

I am a professional, responsible, highly motivated individual working in the fast paced and high pressure environment that in the Managed Services Sector in Ireland.

I provide five star ICT services to our corporate clients while also providing excellent ICT services to our internal staff.

I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems from Dublin City University, a Diploma in Software Development from Dundalk IT, I have over 12 years’ experience working in the ICT industry with platforms such as Windows Server, VMWare, Cisco Networking, HP Networking, Dell SAN Storage, NetAPP Storage and Linux.

During my time working in the Convention Centre Dublin, I have worked as an Event ICT Manager, Project Manager and Senior Systems Engineer. I have a hard work ethic and willingness to learn new technologies and progress my career.

I am currently working as a Senior Systems Administrator for Fujitsu Ireland supporting many of their corporate client sites.

If you wish to contact me please do not hesitate to call me or email me via the contact details on this site.

Regards,

Frank Carolan

Fujitsu Ireland – Senior Systems Administrator.

Date Started: May 2018.
Contract Renewed To: September 2019

I am currently working in this position.

I am a Senior Systems Administrator for Fujitsu working on a number of accounts such as SMBC Aviation.

Other accounts include Áras an Uachtaráin and Houses of the Oireachtas.

I work with the following technologies on a daily basis:

  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • System Center Operations Manager 2012 and 2016
  • SCCM 2012
  • PRTG Network Monitoring
  • Windows 10 Deployments and UAT
  • Service Desk Ticketing Systems
  • Project Management
  • Windows Desktop Environments
  • Citrix XenAPP Environments
  • VMWARE Environments

Link: https://www.fujitsu.com

ATOS Ireland – Senior Systems Administrator

Started in Feb 2018 and Finished in May 2018.

I was working as a Senior System Administrator on multiple client accounts.
Working with SCOM, SCCM, Citrix Farms and IGEL Environments of 600 clients and above, Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2016.

Daily use of VMWARE Virtualization and Hyper-V Virtualization.

Working with some PowerShell, VBScript, Batch Scripting and VB.NET Development for automation.

I worked with the following technologies on a daily basis:

  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • System Center Operations Manager 2012 and 2016
  • SCCM 2012
  • Hyper V Environments
  • Service Desk Ticketing Systems
  • Project Management
  • Windows Desktop Environments
  • Citrix XenDesk and XenAPP Environments
  • VMWARE Environments

I worked on the following accounts:

Courts Services of Ireland.
Teagasc (Department of Agriculture)
HIQA
Siemens Ireland

Link: https://www.atos.net

The Convention Centre Dublin – Senior Systems Engineer

Started in Jan 2014 and Finished in Feb 2018.

I was working as a Senior System Engineer working on managing the corporate IT environment while also providing IT services for many client events hosted onsite.

Working with

  • Windows Server 2008R2,
  • Windows Server 2012,
  • Cisco Networking,
  • VMWARE Virtual environment,
  • PowerShell,
  • VBScript,
  • Batch Scripting
  • VB.NET Development for automation.
  • Office 365 Installation and Rollout
  • Office 365 Management
  • Project Management
  • Client Engagement
  • Vendor Management
  • Digital Signage
  • SQL Server 2008.

I worked on the following events:

  • Google Engage
  • Career Zoo
  • EPP European Party Conference
  • AllTech Craft Beer Conference
  • HP Events
  • Workday Events
  • Drupal
  • ICANN
  • Data Bricks
  • SAP
  • Eircom Spider Awards
  • GAA Award Ceremony
  • European Rugby Championship Launch
  • Hadoop
  • Plus many many more.

Link: https://www.theccd.ie

Aramex Ireland – IT Manager and Senior IT Officer

Started in Feb 2011 and Finished in November 2013

I was working as a IT Manager on the Dublin site in Ballyboughal, I orginally started off working in Aramex as a Senior IT Officer.

Under my remit i was overseeing three business sites in Dublin, Cork and Shannon.

Working with

  • Windows Server 2008R2,
  • Cisco Networking,
  • HP Networking
  • VMWARE Virtual environment,
  • VBScript,
  • VB.NET Development for automation.
  • Project Management
  • Client Engagement
  • Vendor Management
  • SQL Server 2008.

    While working for Aramex i delivered the following projects:

  • VMWARE Rollout
  • Network Refresh, upgrading old Cisco kit to new HP Procurve
  • Software Development Project to deliver new Scanning System and POD uploading from end user signed documents.

    Link: https://www.aramex.com