Resume of Kenneth K Carter

 

1140 Tribe Trail ♦ Alabaster, Alabama  35007

(205)436-6908

Kenneth.K.Carter@gmail.com

 

Technical summary

  • Strong background in architecture involving both hardware and software solutions.
  • Proven ability to deliver results in a variety of assigned roles, such as hardware configuration, web application development, project management, administration, and leadership.
  • Proficient with MS-SQL, including Reporting services and SSIS. Programming experience includes scripting, VB and C# with augmentation in AJAX along with some Java Script.
  • Successful management of 11 team members located across the globe to provide simultaneous project management leadership, design support, and compliance monitoring/reporting.
  • Currently engaged in a security administration and monitoring role which includes adherence to HIPPA, FDA, and other regulatory standards and requirements.
  • Specific experience: MS-SQL 2005 to current (including Reporting Services and SQL Services Integration Services), design (infrastructure and software), documentation, management support, problem analysis and resolution, programming (scripts, VB, and C#), project management, requirements definition and gathering, security compliance, solution research and planning, and troubleshooting.
  • Also experienced in:  network design and support, technical classroom instruction (including course development), consulting and assessment of IT infrastructure, and hardware and software sales.

 

Experience

05/2015 – Present     Cahaba Government Benefit Administrators  -  Birmingham, AL

Systems Engineer III

  • Designing and building intranet web interfaces and applications with SQL database back ends
  • MS-SQL 2008 – 2016 administration and reporting, including T-SQL, backup and maintenance scheduling and management, data integration
  • Creating databases and table structures focused on information security solutions for the Information Security Compliance team
  • Streamline processes to both monitor information security and to manage security documentation in addition to tracking critical elements in documenting security compliance
  • Use of Visual Studio 2015 - 2017 using VB, ASP.NET, C#, Entity Framework, and AJAX extensions with MS-SQL databases

 

08/2007 to 05/2015     HP Enterprise Services – Bristol Meyer Squibb  -  Princeton, NJ

Specialist – Team Lead and Infrastructure Analyst

  • Provide Lead Management for team of 11 IT professionals from USA, India, and Costa Rica
  • Project management of ongoing development of security compliance monitoring tool set
  • Primary design architect for ongoing development of security compliance monitoring tool set
  • Administration of MS-SQL Server 2002 – 2005, including SSIS and Reporting Services
  • Coordinated and directed compliance monitoring team in USA activities
  • Managed a development team in India, and an operations team in Costa Rica
  • Application architecture and design for security compliance monitoring and reporting based on a custom web portal with SQL database backend; hardware and software architecture
  • Monitored the compliance of servers, databases, and directory assets inside the customer environment in accordance with client and government regulatory requirements
  • Administrated over review and QA testing of new systems being introduced into the security monitoring area
  • Customer interface for reporting on the monitoring activity with the client teams, IT Security and Quality Assurance

 

08/2005 to 07/2007     EDS – AT&T South East (BellSouth)  -  Birmingham, AL

Infrastructure Analyst

  • Web Application design of security related database driven web applications and resources for data collection and reporting enterprise wide
  • Web Application Development of the same:

o   Programing in VB / ASP.NET in Visual Studio 2005

o   MS-SQL 2005

  • T-SQL
  • Database, table, SP, Backup, maintenance task creation and administration
  • SSIS administration
  • SSRS administration

 

08/2004 to 08/2005   Shelby County Board of Education  -  Shelby County, AL

Network Engineering / Security / Email Administration

  • Network engineering (Novell / Windows)

o   Administration of Network

o   Migration from Netware to Windows network OS

  • Network Security Administration
  • Email Administration
  • GroupWise and Exchange server administration

o   Administration

o   Migration of email from GroupWise to Exchange

o   Administration of email filtering, policies, and monitoring

  • Web Filter Administration
  • Server and Network Tech support

o   New hardware/software installation

o   Patching and updating of same

  • Desktop Tech Support

o   Hardware Installation and Maintenance

o   End user support

 

06/2003 to 08/2004     Birmingham City Schools / Logista Solutions  -  Birmingham, AL

Network Engineering

  • Network Engineering – Novell Netware / Windows which included:

o   Server installation, monitoring and maintenance

o   Patching

o   Migration of network OS from Netware to Windows

  • Desktop support - Windows
  • GroupWise and Exchange email

o   Administration

o   Migration of email from GroupWise to Exchange

 

05/2005 to 06/2003     Internet Concepts  -  Hoover, AL

Network engineering / Server Administration

  • Deployment and administration of a network of mail and Web servers around the globe

o   Server deployment and administration

  • Linux/Windows
  • Web servers and Email servers, custom

o   Mail list management and monitoring

  • Engineer email delivery network mesh (custom), and email administration
  • Web design and support

 

08/2001 to 01/2002     EDS at BellSouth  -  Birmingham, AL

Security / BUR Administrator

  • Server security and BUR (Backup/Restore) administration
  • Web development for security team
  • Custom Reports with MS-Access and Excel
  • Other related projects for the security group

 

09/91 to 03/2001     Yeo & Yeo Computer Consulting, LLC  -  Saginaw, MI

Senior Systems Engineer

  • Managed team of engineers and application support personnel
  • Lead consultant for customer solutions
  • Collected requirements from clients for potential projects
  • Design of networking solutions which included: desktop, server, networking hardware and software
  • Provided scope of work along with materials required
  • Estimated time frames to completion, including man-hours required to accomplish
  • Interfaced with hardware, software, and carrier vendors to coordinate project completion
  • Provided lead role in deployment of projects
  • Produced position papers, white papers, and narrative reports with recommendation; related to technology and client infrastructure

 

Education

Huntington College                                                                                                           Huntington, IN

  • 1976-1977

 

certifications

  • MSCP – Microsoft Certified Professional
  • CNE - Netware 3.x - 5.x
  • CA - Citrix Winframe 1.6