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KEVIN SCREEN

Network Installation Technician
Hinesville
Summary

Skilled network installation technician with over a decade of experience performing installation, operation, and maintenance of high-speed data, video, and voice systems. Service-centric and committed to providing clients / users with technical solutions, tools, and resources to achieve objectives. Strategically blend advanced analytical and operational acumen to effectively implement, maintain, and troubleshoot equipment across diverse platforms.

Overview
5
5
years of post-secondary education
13
13
years of professional experience
Work History

Network Installation Technician

PEAKE
2019-06 - Current
  • Provided implementation functions for DISA networking and infrastructure projects.
  • Applied in-depth knowledge of DISA/DoD IT network infrastructure to varieties of assignments through application of technical concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Performed equipment installations, including network infrastructure build-out, mounting telecommunication hardware, cable/fiber installation, terminations, testing, and pre-commissioning.
  • Reported installation status and completion with thoroughness and accuracy.
  • Led teams of Installation Technicians and organize on-site efforts to bring hardware to operational acceptance.
  • Key Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Installed Site infrastructure – racks, cable racks, power, grounding, cabling, etc.
  • Directed, tasked, and organized team of 2 to 5 Network Installation Technicians from deployment to installation close-out
  • Utilized baseline equipment connectivity diagrams to resolve site specific connectivity challenges. Communicate with Test and Acceptance staff to ensure remote access to network devices
  • Hardware/software installation of networking components including pre-commissioning hardware with base configurations.
  • Circuit wiring, inspection, testing, and activation Network node decommissioning and de-installation
  • Manage completion reports and status reports providing detailed documentation of network configuration
  • Equipment installations that includes network routers, servers, patch panels, cryptographic material, switches, firewalls, and timing and synchronization
  • Proficiency with JDSU (or equivalent) network test equipment
  • Perform Small to Large sized installations with no oversight

Cyber Transport Specialist

United States Air Force
2009-10 - 2019-03
  • Delivered mission-critical voice, data, and video services to diverse levels of users – ensuring adherence to strict policies, procedures, and regulations of United States Air Force.
  • Applied agile logistics support channels to sustain continuous network operations.
  • Served as Network Administrator for department's LAN consisting of approximately 146 workstations, two servers, and four test lab systems.
  • Managed and maintained LAN running on eight switches.
  • Maintained, tested, troubleshot, and repaired network systems equipment as well as circuits.
  • Monitored performance, handled preventative maintenance, tested components / assemblies, and maintained detailed system reports.
  • Provided management, planning, and supervision of installation projects – covering architecture, configuration, and integration.
  • Functioned as key advisor on facility design, military construction programs, civil engineering projects, and contracts development.
  • Oversaw infrastructure of three offices and acted as support for help-desk technicians and IT Department.
  • Acted as first point of contact for major technical issues, including power outages, system failures, and disaster recovery.
  • Key Projects & Contributions:
  • Completed successful installation, upgrade, replacement, configuration, and maintenance of systems as well as circuits and IP-based intrusion detection across military, federal, and commercial networks.
  • Orchestrated deployment and operation of expeditionary communications systems.
  • Ensured optimal performance of voice, data, and video networks through removal, repair, and replacement of assemblies / sub-assemblies.
  • Identified and isolated malfunctions using diagnostic software, technical data, block diagrams, voltage / waveform measurements, and specialized testing tools.
  • Spearheaded implementation of corrective actions, driving cross-functional groups and service providers in isolating and targeting faults.
  • Properly maintained and administered network / circuit databases, records, and forms.
  • Optimized placement of distribution systems with expert interpretation of sketches and layout drawings.
  • Effectively managed requests for service orders, recommended systems changes and completed comprehensive inspections.
  • Implemented communications security programs to include physical, cryptographic, transmission, and emission security.
  • Established and enforced compliance with safety standards and instructions.
  • Championed development, planning, and integration of base communications systems.
  • Achieved commendations for attention to detail, accuracy, and overall excellence.
  • Additional experience includes role of Network Infrastructure Systems Journeyman for United States Air Force.

Cyber Transport Specialist

Air Force Reserves
2019-03 - Current

Optimized network operations by monitoring, troubleshooting and enforcing Department of Defense (DoD) security compliance.
Monitored network hardware operations to evaluate proper configuration.
Improved overall user experience through support, training, troubleshooting, improvements and communication of system changes.
Answered and triaged requests for assistance in order to provide top-notch support.
Actively listened to customers' requests, confirming full understanding before addressing concerns.
Diagnosed and executed resolution for all network and server issues.

Education

Associate of Science Electronic Systems Technology

Community College Of The Air Force
2004-05 - 2009-08
Skills
IT Desktop Support
Cyber Security Tools & Services
Network Asset Management
TCP/IP Protocols
Network Repairs & Maintenance
Best Practices Implementation
System Documentation
Patch Management
Information Technology
Data Storage Technologies
Installing equipment
Cisco Routers & Switches
Fiber Distribution

Network systems installation

Network security systems

Network component installations

Network support

Work Availability
monday
tuesday
wednesday
thursday
friday
saturday
sunday
morning
afternoon
evening
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Accomplishments
  • CompTIA Security+ Certification.
  • Top Secret Security ClearanceWilling to relocate: Anywhere.
Timeline

Network Installation Technician

PEAKE
2019-06 - Current

Cyber Transport Specialist

Air Force Reserves
2019-03 - Current

Cyber Transport Specialist

United States Air Force
2009-10 - 2019-03

Associate of Science Electronic Systems Technology

Community College Of The Air Force
2004-05 - 2009-08