Vincent L Thompson

Army 25U E-9, Active Duty

Augusta, GA

Years of Service: 25 years, August 1995 - September 2020


Experience

Director Data and Telecommunications Division, U. S. Army,
August 2018 - Present

Department Manager, U. S. Army,
December 2015 - June 2017

Manager Data and Telecommunications Department, U. S. Army,
December 2012 - December 2015

Education

Applied Science of Liberal Arts, Excelsior College,
August 2017 - September 2020

Work Experience

Director Data and Telecommunications Division August 2018 - Present

Army | 25U | E-9 | Augusta, GA, USA

  • Oversaw, mentored and provided precise leadership and direction to the telephony and data engineering teams.
  • Developed and recommended business priorities to senior leaders for training and communication operations of the organization.
  • Collaborated with data network colleagues to employ and oversee voice requirements across the organization's infrastructure.

Department Manager December 2015 - June 2017

Army | 25U | E-8 | Schofield Barracks, HI, USA

  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve business results.
  • Displayed a sound understanding of the effect of external market influences on the competitive advantage of the business.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.

Manager Data and Telecommunications Department December 2012 - December 2015

Army | 25U | E-8 | Hunter Army Air Field, Savannah, GA, USA

  • Ensured that all telecom operations were planned, prepared, and executed in a cost-effective manner and delivered on time in accordance with customer specifications and quality requirements.
  • Oversaw the organization's communication functions and was responsible for staff development, operations and plans, and organizational development and modernization.
  • Matured and showed proven experience with multi-faceted telephony technologies such as [INSERT HARDWARE and SOFTWARE].

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Bronze Star Medal

September 2012

Training and Certifications

CompTIA Security +

September 2020

Master Resilience Trainer

June 2018

Battle Staff

June 2018

EDUCATION

Applied Science of Liberal Arts,

Excelsior College, Albany, NY, USA

August 2017 - September 2020 , GPA: 3.9