Hiram Merchant, Sr

Army 25B E-8, Active Duty

Homestead, FL

Years of Service: 19 years, January 2001 - Present

ETS November 2020


Experience

Manager Information Systems Department, U. S. Army,
August 2017 - Present

Assistant Manager Information Systems Department, U. S. Army,
June 2016 - June 2017

Assistant Manager Information Systems Department, U. S. Army,
January 2014 - June 2016

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ashford University,
February 2012 - November 2015

Work Experience

Manager Information Systems Department August 2017 - Present

Army | 25B | E-8 | Homestead Base, FL, USA

  • Reported on business operational projects, issues and concerns to senior members of management at the monthly operations review meetings, strategic planning meetings and other conferences and meetings.
  • Oversaw the management of all existing and future infrastructure, web development, database, network operations, and telecom support.
  • Oversaw the department's digital communication functions and was responsible for staff development, operations and plans, and organizational development and modernization.

Assistant Manager Information Systems Department June 2016 - June 2017

Army | 25B | E-7 | South Korea

  • Demonstrated a detailed and extensive technical expertise and application of network communication principles, information systems equipment, and best practices.
  • Reported on business operational projects, issues and concerns to senior members of management at the monthly operations review meetings, strategic planning meetings and other conferences and meetings.
  • Led and influenced subordinate operations managers and team leaders to accomplish critical tasks and achieve organization objectives.

Assistant Manager Information Systems Department January 2014 - June 2016

Army | 25B | E-7 | Fort Bragg, NC, USA

  • Led the preparation of the annual manpower and information technology annual operating expenses and capital expenditure budgets.
  • Oversaw the management of all existing and future infrastructure, web development, database, network operations, and telecom support.
  • Matured and showed proven experience with multi-faceted network technologies such as [INSERT HARDWARE and SOFTWARE].

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost

AWARDS

Meritorious Service Medal

June 2017

Training and Certifications

CompTIA Security + CE

July 2019

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts, Accounting

Ashford University, San Diego, CA

February 2012 - November 2015 , GPA: 3.78