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Brian
b.osgood2011@gmail.com
518-894-1171
Titusville, FL 32782
Network Engineer
34 years experience W2
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SOFTWARE/HARDWARE

  • Operating Systems: Cisco IOS, Linux/Unix, Windows 3.1 to present, Netware, AS400, Junos
  • Security: ASA and Nortel Contivity Firewalls, VPN, IPSEC
  • LAN and Media: 802.1D, 802.1W, 802.1Q, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, 10 Gig Ethernet, Fiber, EtherChannel, HSRP, GLBP
  • WAN: Frame Relay, HDLC, PPP, ATM, DMVPN
  • Hardware: Cisco routers 2600, 2800, 2900, 3600, 7200, Cisco switches 2960, 3560, 3750, 4500 series, 4500x, 6500 series, Cisco wireless AP’s and controllers, Nexus, Nortel switches
  • Protocols: OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, SNMP, TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, IPV4, IPV6, HSRP, GLBP, GRE

Experience
Network Engineer
Information Technology
Oct 2018 - Nov 2020
Orlando, FL
  • Maintenance, troubleshooting, monitoring (PRTG), and upgrading for customers based in Co. Data Center
  • Overhaul existing international network infrastructure from Cisco to Juniper EX, QFX, and MX series switches and routers
Cisco Data Center Juniper Network Engineer Network Infrastructure Routers Switches
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Network Engineer
Information Technology
Sep 2016 - Oct 2018
Orlando, FL

Projects

  • DOH Statewide infrastructure upgrade, translation, and standardization from Cisco, Avaya, HP, and various other switching technologies to Dell switches
  • CCPS Upgrade MDF's from current legacy HP switches to HP 5406R-zl2 to include VSF
  • ForEyes Meraki wireless implementation and deployment
  • 4 X VMWare Server builds
Cisco Network Engineer Switches VMWare Wireless Server Builds HP Dell Avaya
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Network Engineer
Information Technology
Jun 2014 - Jun 2015
Orlando, FL
  • R&S Support for 700 + clients nationwide
  • ASA, Ironport
  • DMVPN, IPSEC, and Site-to-Site VPN
  • Wireless
  • 2960, 3560. 3750, 4500, 6500, and a variety of router platforms
  • Nexus 5k, and 7k
IPsec Network Engineer VPN Wireless DMVPN
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Network Engineer
Information Technology
Mar 2014 - Mar 2014
Orlando, FL
  • DMVPN troubleshooting and support
  • Switch and router builds and implementation
  • Wireless
  • Addressing design
  • Documentation
Network Engineer Wireless Problem Solving Documentation DMVPN
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Network Engineer
Information Technology
May 2013 - Sep 2013
Albany, NY
  • NYS ITS Unite NY Project
  • Responsible for kick-off and implementation of statewide network audit to include all network gear, media, and circuits
  • Developed a prototype database that was later expanded upon statewide
Network Engineer
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Tier 3 Network Engineer
Information Technology
Jan 2012 - Jan 2013
Schenectady, NY
  • Responsible for day to day troubleshooting via Service Now database
  • Solely responsible for campus-wide 1/2 million dollar upgrade of 4506 switches to 4506E
  • Cisco Works upgrade and support
  • Various upgrades to network equipment through Service Now Change Management
  • Nexus 5010/5020 upgrades and configuration
  • Assist on Nexus 7010 deployment
  • IOS upgrades
  • Support for existing wireless infrastructure, AP’s, controllers and WLC
  • Extensive lab preconfiguration and preparation prior to deployments
Cisco Database Upgrades Network Engineer Switches Wireless Problem Solving
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Network Site Lead
Information Technology
Aug 2011 - Dec 2011
Dallas, TX
  • Site lead for nationwide POS network overhaul for the Walgreens Corporation
  • Overnight upgrades for retail outlets
Database Upgrades
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Network Systems Analyst
Information Technology
Jul 1999 - May 2010
Clifton Park, NY
  • LAN/WAN, Internet, Security, implementation, and support
  • Wireless network design and implementation (mobile notebook labs)
  • Designed and implemented wireless network pilot program for the district
  • Configuration and support of DS3 ATM WAN perimeter connection to the LAN utilizing Cisco 3640 Router and Contivity VPN
  • SYSLOG server to support 3640 email error reporting
  • Internal 3640 cache engine for use with internet filter (BESS, Surf Control)
  • ASA5520 implementation and installation to include ASDM 5.0 and Web VPN
  • Upgrade from 3640 router to 2821
  • Various Linux and Windows servers and filters
  • Day to day configuration and support of district LAN and WAN connectivity for 2,000+ workstations, and potentially 10,000 users
  • Project Lead on Groupwise 6.5 cutover to replacement Exchange Server 2003 mail system for the District
  • Barracuda web and spam filter implementation and deployment
  • ASA5520, Router, and switch upgrades, Packeteer (packet shaping), HP OPENVIEW NNM, Squid Proxy, Ghost Server, Surf Control Web Monitoring, SSH, Linux servers and desktops, etc.
  • Responsible for ½ million-dollar hardware upgrade from Nortel to Cisco switches
Cisco Desktops LAN Linux Network Design Switches System Analysis VPN WAN Windows Wireless Networks Wireless Windows Server SSH Squid Notebook Nortel Internet Security HP OpenView HP
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Network Systems Analyst
Information Technology
Nov 1997 - Jun 1999
Lincolnshire, IL
  • Responsible for many aspects of 50 million dollar data center startup to include;
  • LAN/WAN, security, disaster recovery, system-wide backup (Arcserve), help desk support, Citrix, Netware 4.11, terminal emulation to Unix and IBM mainframe
Citrix Data Center Disaster Recovery LAN System Analysis UNIX WAN Netware IBM Mainframe
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Network Technician
Information Technology
Jan 1993 - Nov 1997
Glens Falls, NY
  • Bumper to bumper maintenance, support, and coverage of an international multiple site manufacturing concern
  • Complete support for an AS/400, Netware 3.11 to 4.11 LAN/WAN Network, WAN, to include incorporating purchased companies into the existing infrastructure. Specialized in workstation connectivity to the AS/400
LAN WAN Netware Database Maintenance
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Communications/Electronics Technician
Information Technology
Nov 1987 - Oct 1992
  • Responsible for the repair and maintenance of all organic communications/electronic equipment native to an infantry battalion
  • In later years moved to ISMO (Information Systems Management Office) to support Banyan Vnes LAN/WAN at Camp Pendleton, California
WAN LAN Database Maintenance
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Education
Related Courses
Netware Admin and Advanced Admin, Linux, Windows Server,
Certifications
CCNA/CCNP R&S Certified
CCIE written pass and lab attempt
Skills
Cisco
2021
17
Switches
2021
17
Wireless
2018
15
HP
2018
13
System Analysis
2010
13
VPN
2015
12
Desktops
2010
11
HP OpenView
2010
11
Internet Security
2010
11
Linux
2010
11
Network Design
2010
11
Network Engineer
2021
11
Nortel
2010
11
Notebook
2010
11
Squid
2010
11
SSH
2010
11
Windows
2010
11
Windows Server
2010
11
Wireless Networks
2010
11
Database Maintenance
1997
9
Netware
1999
6
WAN
2021
6
Data Center
2021
5
LAN
1992
5
Routers
2021
3
Avaya
2018
2
Citrix
1999
2
Dell
2018
2
Disaster Recovery
1999
2
IBM Mainframe
1999
2
Juniper
2020
2
Network Infrastructure
2020
2
Server Builds
2018
2
UNIX
1999
2
VMWare
2018
2
Database Upgrades
2013
1
DMVPN
2015
1
Firewall
2021
1
IPsec
2015
1
Network Security
2021
1
Problem Solving
2014
1
TCP/IP
2021
1
Virtualization
2021
1
VoIP
2021
1
AS/400
0
1
BGP
0
1
DHCP
0
1
DNS
0
1
Documentation
2014
1
EIGRP
0
1
Ethernet
0
1
Fiber Optics
0
1
Frame Relay
0
1
HSRP
0
1
iOS
0
1
OSPF
0
1
PPP
0
1
SNMP
0
1
Windows 3.x
0
1