Herman W.

Army 25U E-7, Active Duty

Killeen, TX

Years of Service: 20 years, June 1999 - Present

ETS'd October 2019


Experience

Assistant Manager Data and Telecommunications Department, U. S. Army,
June 1999 - Present

Education

Central Texas College,
March 2006 - October 2008

Work Experience

Assistant Manager Data and Telecommunications Department June 1999 - Present

Army | 25U | E-7 | Killeen, TX, USA

  • Coordinated and executed various network topologies for over 100 training exercises and six deployments to foreign lands which provided an average of 97% connectivity in austere environments which included the establishment of VMWare, multiple servers, and multiple databases
  • Managed the security policies enforced by the Department of Defense in order to ensure authenticated accessibility to various networks with 0 cyber incidents
  • Instructed over 420 personnel in the Advanced Skill Course in order to provide more Signal Support Systems Specialist throughout the Army with a 98% first time pass rate. Instructions included Computer Hardware and Software; Installing Operating Systems; Network Essentials; TCP/IP Subnetting; DHCP; Configuring CISCO Switches and routers
  • Analyzed, integrated, and synchronized the management processes to coordinate the organization's current and future communication operations.
  • Oversaw, mentored, and provided precise leadership and direction to the telephony and data engineering teams.
  • Reported on telecommunication projects, issues, and concerns to senior members of management at the monthly operations review meetings, strategic planning meetings and other conferences and meetings.
  • Assisted the manager in leading a data and telecommunications department of 25 team members responsible for all aspects of a telecommunications system; including installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Conducted budget preparation, management, and compliance for enterprise systems and networks equaling approximately $6,000,000 in equipment and systems.

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Army Achievement Medal

June 2015

Army Commendation Medal

August 2014

Army Commendation Medal

March 2013

Army Good Conduct Medal

July 2011

Army Commendation Medal

January 2009

Army Good Conduct Medal

August 2008

Army Commendation Medal

June 2008

Army Achievement Medal

March 2008

Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal

June 2007

Army Commendation Medal

August 2006

Army Good Conduct Medal

August 2005

Army Commendation Medal

February 2005

Army Achievement Medal

May 2004

Army Commendation Medal

December 2003

Army Commendation Medal

July 2003

Army Achievement Medal

February 2003

Army Good Conduct Medal

October 2002

Army Achievement Medal

March 2002

Army Achievement Medal

April 2001

Training and Certifications

Fort Hood Web Development Immersive

August 2019

Universal Waste Management and Hazardous Material Storage

November 2015

Air Assault Course

October 2013

Battalion Combatives Trainer Course

February 2013

Signal Digital Master Gunner

November 2012

SNAP VSAT Install, Operate, and Maintain

January 2012

Signal Support Supervisor - Senior Leadership Course

August 2011

Army Substance Abuse Program - Unit Prevention Leader

August 2010

Army Basic Instructor Course

December 2009

Heat Training

August 2008

Mine Resistant Ambush Protected

February 2008

Signal Support Systems Specialist - Advanced Leadership Course

June 2007

Equal Opportunity Leadership

October 2005

Information Assurance Security Officer

November 2004

Basic Leadership Course

August 2004

Combat Life Saver

August 2001

Fiber Optics Troubleshooting and Repair

June 2001

Driver's Training Academy

June 2000

Germany Head-start

March 2000

Signal Support Systems Specialist

December 1999

Basic Combat Training Course

August 1999

EDUCATION

General Studies

Central Texas College, Killeen, TX, USA

March 2006 - October 2008

General Studies

University of Maryland, Ansbach, Germany

March 2001 - August 2001

High School or GED

August 1995 - May 1999 , GPA: 2.8