Frank DiMitri
Mobile phone: (914)249-9637
Email: frankd @ frank-d.info

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong background in computer assembly, diagnostics, and repair
  • Cisco router and switch configuration
  • Experienced with Linux/Unix
  • Programming and scripting background

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Cablevision Systems Hicksville, NY
Network Engineer / Software Engineer

05/12 – 11/14

  • Monitor all network devices in the tri-state area (~4k) through various tools such as IBM Tivoli Netcool, SevOne, Splunk
  • Work with diagnosing/collecting data from Service Provider equipment (ASR1k, ASR9k, Cisco UBR10K CMTS, Arris C4 CMTS, Arris E6 CMTS)
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair network issues
  • Administration and deployment of Linux systems for our internal tools (developed for inter and intra departmental use)
  • Data collection and injection into SevOne NMS for trending/alerting through PHP scripts utilizing SevOne’s SOAP API and many custom-roller wrappers for Cisco/Arris devices
  • Cisco router + switch configuration and deployment
  • Recommended and developed solutions for various network monitoring issues to management
  • Worked extensively with multiple teams in order to collect data according to their needs to improve network monitoring
  • Create, plan, and implement new data collection scripts and interfaces to get a better view of the network and issues that may arise
  • Mass data collection, analysis and aggregation via complex PHP programs (SNMP data from several hundred thousand Set Top Boxes at a shot, or collect several TiB of raw data to process from Cisco CLI parsing and inject into SevOne NMS)

DJO Technology LLC, Wappingers Falls, NY
Consultant / Unix Administrator / Applications Developer

05/2010 – 09/2012

  • Provide consultation for customers in the private sector involving computers and LAN/Wireless/Internet issues and upgrades
  • Diagnose and repair PC hardware and software
  • Administration and deployment of Linux systems
  • Application development – Ruby on Rails, C
  • Cisco router + switch configuration and deployment
  • Develop control/data-logging systems based on micro-controllers from schematics/PCB layouts

IBM, Poughkeepsie, NY Bldg 007 + 052
Mainframe Test Technician

04/2009 – 12/2010

  • Test mainframes and components according to IBM criteria
  • Diagnose hardware issues, document and execute break/fix repairs
  • Inspect mainframe hardware
  • Moderate AIX / Linux involvement for diagnostics

EarthCam Inc, Hackensack, NJ
Camera Engineer

  • Assembled and wired network based camera systems and supporting enclosures with speed and accuracy
  • Installed camera systems and equipment enclosures in a variety of settings
  • Configure + QA check camera systems
  • Accurate diagnosis and proper repair of problems with existing installations
  • On-site customer interfacing

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS

CCNA Course, Marist, Poughkeepsie
CompTIA A+ Certified Professional IT Tech

Currently working on:

CompTIA Linux+/LPIC-1
CCNA 200-101 R&S, CCNA SP, CCNP R&S
Associates in Computer Science from SUNY Ulster

COMPUTER + MECHANICAL SKILLS

  • C programming (from bare-metal uC code to *nix/Win)
  • BASH Scripting
  • PHP Scripting
  • Ruby / Ruby on Rails
  • SOAP / RESTful APIs
  • MySQL Administration
  • Virtual Machine deployment/configuration (qemu-kvm, VMWare)
  • Ethernet cabling
  • Network diagnostics/design
  • Qmail, Exim, POP3/IMAP servers
  • ZFS/iSCSI storage backends
  • Linux/FreeBSD Administration
    • RedHat/CentOS/Fedora Core
    • Debian/Ubuntu
    • Slackware
  • BIND/dhcpd configuration
  • DHCP daemon configuration
  • Cisco TACACS administration
  • Incognito software administration
  • SevOne administration, diagnostics, API interfacing
  • Splunk administration