Senior Infrastructure Architect at Hewlett-Packard
- San Francisco Bay Area
- Information Technology and Services
Justin Ong's Overview
- Senior Infrastructure Architect at Hewlett-Packard, Snapfish Division
- Digital Ecosystem Manager (Senior Systems Administrator) at California Academy of Sciences
- Client Services Manager at Actnet Advanced Technology Co.
- Network Administrator at Jaidin Consulting Group
Justin Ong's Summary
Hands-on technology professional offering not only years of experience but a demonstrated ability to manage Enterprise class infrastructure, while consistently providing end-users with responsive service, patience and acceptance of their unique situation. Lifetime student of the strategic, managerial and operational activities involved in the collection, processing, storing, distribution and user of information and associated technologies. Passionate about getting better performance out of the operation and administration of existing resources; making them more effective, more efficient, and less costly to maintain.
Highly collaborative problem solver motivated to uncover and share important insights with a team. Comfortable in environments that require direct interaction with 24/7 operations. Flexible and versatile, with current knowledge of industry press, and direct experience working with a broad diversity of technologies and implementations.
Comfortable in both the design and implementation of a greenfield systems as well as taking over and/or reimagining an existing infrastructure that can use management, modernization, security, and/or compliance.
Specialties: Virtualization, Cloud Infrastructure/Automation, Software Defined Datacenter (SDDC), Windows Server, Active Directory, Group Policy and Exchange Architecture
Justin Ong's Experience
Senior Infrastructure Architect
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; HPQ; Information Technology and Services industry
April 2011 – Present (3 years 6 months) San Francisco Bay Area
Currently leading the Snapfish Cloud Infrastructure team. Plan, design, implement, maintain, and update all aspects of the SDDC stack; including VMware vSphere, vRealize/vCloud Automation Center (VCAC), Orchestrator, ESXi, Windows Server, Active Directory, Group Policy, System Center, access control, patch management, and security compliance (PCI DSS and HP CSF (Cyber Security Framework).
Interacted and worked with management, Data Center, Systems, Devops, SRE, Security, QA, and Network teams. Determined business needs, created solutions and accomplished goals as required by each.
Digital Ecosystem Manager (Senior Systems Administrator)
Nonprofit; 501-1000 employees; Museums and Institutions industry
January 2000 – April 2011 (11 years 4 months) San Francisco Bay Area
Built the entire current Enterprise-class infrastructure from scratch and touched every aspect of the Academy in over a decade of service. Sole person responsible for all aspects of Microsoft based technologies including (but not limited to) Active Directory, Exchange Server, and Sharepoint (as well as all of their underlying requirements). Also managed storage (Netapp) and virtualization efforts (VMware).
Achieved and maintained five nines for all services responsible for. Managed and mentored Helpdesk team. Worked with vendors and consultants to ensure the highest level of service. Successfully applied for and received multiple >1m technology grants to aid in both growth and compliance.
Client Services Manager
Actnet Advanced Technology Co.
1997 – 2000 (3 years) San Francisco Bay Area
Managed a team of system builders, desktop support staff, and client/server solution providers. Provided sales and consulting, determined the needs of business big and small, and delivered solutions on time and within budget. This included arranging for or providing delivery and installation of client systems, servers, and networking equipment. Worked as a consultant on a myriad of projects for numerous businesses throughout San Francisco.
Jaidin Consulting Group
1994 – 1997 (3 years) San Francisco Bay Area
Sole individual in charge of all workstations, servers, and networking. Inherited a Windows 3.11 based peer to peer network running on SMB via NetBIOS over 10BASE2 coax. Modernized the infrastructure by upgrading to switched Ethernet and TCP/IP. Migrated all workstations to Windows 95 and centralized data onto Windows NT 3.51 (and later, 4.0) servers.
Justin Ong's Skills & Expertise
- Active Directory
- Group Policy
- Microsoft Exchange
- Windows Server
- Server Management
- Blackberry Enterprise Server
- Compliance Management
- PCI DSS
- Spam Filtering
- Technical Documentation
- Mac OS X
- Novell Netware
- Terminal Server
- VMware ESX
- Agile Methodologies
- Agile Project Management
- VMware Infrastructure
- Data Center
- Technical Support
- Cloud Computing
Justin Ong's Education
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