Jon Knutson

Storage Architect at Kroll Ontrack

Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
Information Technology and Services

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Jon Knutson's Overview

  • Sergeant - Military Intelligence at U.S. Army

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Jon Knutson's Experience

Storage Architect

Kroll Ontrack

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

March 2012Present (2 years 7 months) Eden Prairie, MN

Lead technology evaluation and testing efforts
Design and deployment of storage and storage related technologies.
Design and evaluate storage solutions that address technical and business challenges.
Identify and evaluate opportunities to drive more value from existing storage infrastructure to meet business requirements.

Systems Engineer

St Croix Solutions, Inc

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

March 2010April 2012 (2 years 2 months)

Provide project-oriented Infrastructure Services in the areas of Enterprise Storage, Storage Area Networks, Enterprise Servers, Backup and Recovery Technologies, Data Replication Technologies, and Inter-network Technologies
- Develop solutions based on customer requirements
- Develop proposals for product and professional services
- Present proposed solutions to customers
- Technical design and project planning
- Installation, configuration, deployment, and integration of hardware and software
- Technical and project documentation
- Customer training and knowledge transfer

Storage Administrator

Kroll Ontrack

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

May 2005March 2010 (4 years 11 months)

Work in a storage environment that exceeds 10 Petabytes in size, performing operational recovery tasks utilizing Quantum and Commvault technologies. Participate in the planning and implementation of solutions to meet business needs, partnering with Sr. Systems Administrators, Principle Technical Architects and Project Managers. Provide first and second levels of support for storage and storage area networks.
•Utilize Quantum Scalar i2000 with Commvault to meet operational recovery and archive requirements.
•Research, install, administer and maintain distributed enterprise technology to ensure maximum availability of mission critical business systems, applications and data
•Participate in high level architecting of data systems; work in tandem with our Technical Architects to design/modify our current systems to allow for intelligent growth, while meeting the needs of the company
•Execute and maintain the operational procedures for all production systems
•Perform problem resolution in an effective and timely manner in accordance with our SLA's; determine and resolve issues as required working with our customers, internal and external support partners.
•Perform 1st and 2nd level Storage Administrator support requiring a solid understanding of Problem Management, Incident Management, and Change Control processes.

IT Technician

Rockwell Collins

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; COL; Aviation & Aerospace industry

20042005 (1 year)

Sergeant - Military Intelligence

U.S. Army

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Military industry

19992003 (4 years)

Jon Knutson's Languages

  • German

Jon Knutson's Skills & Expertise

  1. Storage
  2. Servers
  3. Integration
  4. Storage Area Networks
  5. Hardware
  6. Active Directory
  7. NAS
  8. VMware
  9. VCP4
  10. VCP5
  11. CCNA
  12. MCTS
  13. Infrastructure
  14. Enterprise Software
  15. Microsoft Exchange
  16. Disaster Recovery
  17. VMware Infrastructure
  18. Enterprise Storage
  19. System Deployment
  20. Storage Solutions
  21. Virtualization
  22. Windows Server
  23. Professional Services
  24. VMware ESX
  25. DNS
  26. SAN
  27. System Administration
  28. Microsoft Certified Technology
  29. Data Center

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Jon Knutson's Education

University of Phoenix

BS, Software Engineering, Information Technology


Graduated with Honors

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