Rob Teegarden Mark Divers Chris Boyadijan Arashpal Sira
SANEHPAL S. SIRA
Updated: 29-Aug-2001
Resume of Qualifications

Smartersolutions August 1993 - Present
Principal/engineer - i have owned smartersolutions for 8 years. I have managed all aspects of managing a consulting firm including: increasing revenue by finding new clients, managing employees and subcontractors, generating project budgets, and compiling resources and people to complete projects. I have the analytical ability combined with extensive experience in conception and execution to assist client needs and design a network infrastructure with growth in mind. I remotely maintain computer networks and servers. I have implemented inventory control by developing online databases and barcode systems. I have also set up and designed backup solutions and security firewalls. I have taught classes and held instructional meetings to teach administrators the basics of maintaining a network. I am able to effectively manage many different responsibilities simultaneously.. I have maintained and provided network solutions to a diverse group of companies ranging from small startups to large (200+ employees) companies with remote locations and multiple operating systems.

Amylin pharmaceuticals, inc. February 1995 - March 1996
Workstation technician/specialist - assisted in the installation, configuration, and management of a 150+ user lan that incorporated pc/macintosh computers with several novell and windows nt file servers. These included pcs and macs connected to scientific equipment in the labs. Assisted other company employees in solving computer-related problems. Demonstrated ability to analyze, evaluate, and resolve hardware and software conflicts. Installed and supported desktop and laptop computers including hardware setup and configuration, and over 20 software applications including all microsoft products, and customized applications while maintaining standards for hardware and software. Coordinated and approved all purchases pertaining to computers. Provided training on the company's software standards and custom developed applications for employees. Maintained records on software licenses to keep within compliance. Also designed and implemented amylin pharmaceuticals web site, which was featured in a leading industry magazine.

Datatrust, inc. June 1993 - December 1997
Lead network specialist - worked with 100+ clients as their technical contact with the custom planning, implementation and troubleshooting of property management software based on the pick operating system. Also migrated network infrastructure from serial based communications to tcp/ip communications. Wrote numerous conversion scripts to migrate data from proprietary systems into datatrust software. Also worked with many windows software products and incorporated the tcp/ip communications from the datatrust software to import data into word processing and spreadsheet programs. Configured and set up remote installations. Accepted increasing responsibility, demonstrating flexibility and ability to learn quickly. Assisted users, and provided training in installing systems and programs. Configured and diagnosed client/server problems. Analyzed user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate processing. Assembled, configured, and maintained computers. Assisted with planning, implementing, and testing of the customized software on the pick operating system. Installed hardware, operating system software, and application software on workstations.

Tools:
Compaq smart start, dell openmanage, sql server, gnatbox firewall, post.office mail server, smartmax mail server, norton antivirus enterprise, active server pages, vb script, java script, html, perl, java, c++, sql, webcortex, access, ms office applications, esri products, symantec products, microsoft products and a variety of other programs and utilities. Thorough hardware and software installation and troubleshooting knowledge.

Education and Achievements:

  • San diego state university - computer science 1993-1999
  • Microsoft certified systems engineer
  • Microsoft certified professional + internet windows nt and 2000
  • Comptia a+ and i-net certification
  • International who's who of information technology