James R Dunlop

Army 140A W-3, Active Duty

Seattle, WA

Years of Service: 20 years, July 1994 - September 2014


Experience

Network Engineer, KBRWyle,
September 2014 - Present

Systems Integration Engineer, U. S. Army,
May 2005 - September 2014

Assistant Operations Director, U. S. Army,
February 2003 - May 2005

Education

Master Certificate , Trident University,
July 2016 - November 2017

Work Experience

Network Engineer September 2014 - Present

KBRWyle Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Network Engineer Manager for the IAMDC, managing multiple simulations and real world data and communication architectures. Ensures configuration management for the Regional Air and Missile Defense Command and Control systems. Created and manage the help desk center to provide support for 150 clients. • Developed and executed plans for securing US Information Technology systems utilizing McAfee Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert tools, vulnerability scanners, validating and tracking Authority to Operate (ATO) documents, and network systems accreditation (Risk Management Framework) implémentation. • Plans message, circuit, and data switching support for real world and simulation networks • Deploys, sustains, troubleshoots and repairs standard voice, data, video network and cryptographic client devices in fixed and deployed environments. • Sustains and operates systems through effective troubleshooting, repair, and system performance analysis. • Manages services to end-users for operation, restoration, and configuration of information systems. • Manages reports of security incidents and executes corrective security procedures. • Plans, schedules, and implements installation and maintenance functions associated with voice systems. • Manages implementation and project installation and ensures architecture, configuration, and integration conformity. • Develop policies and procedures for communication and network system use in accordance with DOD policies. • Simulations Analyst to the Integrated Air and Missile Defense Center coordinating, planning and managing real world as well as simulation data links and employment of multiple simulations architectures. • Plan, install, administer, manage, maintain, integrate, operate, service, secure, optimize, and troubleshoot information networks and systems within the IAMDC. • Managed the network systems Certification and Accreditation process for the Regional Integrated Air and Missile Defense Center. • Provide System Administrator/Information Security support for a simulations and real world networks consisting of multiple Operating Systems (Windows, windows server and Linux). • Perform vulnerability scanning of host systems and web applications and manage remediation processes. • Manage and secure servers, Virtual Machines, call managers and host systems. • Led the migration of over 100 systems from Windows 7 to Windows 10.

Systems Integration Engineer May 2005 - September 2014

Army | 140A | W-3 | El Paso, TX, USA

  • Planned and Designed organizational infrastructure by modernizing the existing organization, adding new IT services and applications or adopting managed services.
  • Demonstrated a unique capacity to assess situations effectively and draw sound conclusions. Understands the effect of external influences on the mission and organization.
  • Identified, contended for, allocated and managed resources to ensure mission accomplishment.

Assistant Operations Director February 2003 - May 2005

Army | 140A | W-2 | El Paso

  • Assisted in overseeing the organization's operation functions and was responsible for staff development, operations and plans, and organizational development and modernization.
  • Planned, scheduled, reviewed, and approved the workload to ensure production output, quality, and on time delivery goals were achieved in a cost-effective manner.
  • Assisted in managing the organization's 'Decision and Execution Cycle', which was the crucial management process designed to synchronize the organization's current and future operations.

Department Manager July 1994 - February 2003

Army | 14J | E-7 | Fort Bliss, Texas, USA

  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work while achieving business result.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve business results.
  • Always took initiative to accomplish the mission in the absence of direction and guidance from higher headquarters.

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Iraq Campaign Medal

May 2003

Afghanistan Campaign Medal

May 2000

Training and Certifications

Software Test Manager

October 2018

Project Management Fundamental,

September 2018

Scrum Master

February 2018

CISCO CCNA Security,

June 2017

CompTIA Security+ CE Certification

June 2017

EDUCATION

Master Certificate , Homeland Security

Trident University, Cypress, CA, USA

July 2016 - November 2017 , GPA: 3.6

Master of Science , Information Security / Assurance and Digital Forensics

Trident University, Cypress, CA, USA

February 2014 - June 2015 , GPA: 3.7