Resume Templates: System Engineer


Joe R. Johnson
1235 Street, Los Angeles, CA 99999 | H: (333) 333-3333 |

System Engineer and Technical and Project Leader with a significant history of success in architecture and development of information, communications, and security systems. Offer in-depth experience assessing IT security effectiveness and developing IT security programs. A strategic technical leader with the ability to quickly master and apply new technologies to solve business needs. Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to explain detailed technical information at the executive level. Security Credential: CISST-ISSAT.

Areas of Expertise
IT Strategy: Highly skilled in developing and executing technology strategy including enterprise and solution architecture and engineering. Proven expertise in R&D, decision modeling, and business case analysis with the ability to align technology with business strategy. Track record of success in IT cost reduction and modernization. Architecture Development: Offer excellent technical acumen with multi-domain expertise. Extensive experience in networking, telephony, SIP/UC, data center, cloud computing, storage, security, integration, mobility, IAM, and virtualization. Technical Leadership: A natural leader and dependable team member with a proven ability to develop staff and motivate teams to improve earnings and company growth, reduce IT costs, and lower risks. Skilled in technical and project management including implementing vision, team supervision, performance management, and vendor relationships. Systems Engineering: History of hands-on engineering with a broad knowledge of network technologies and protocols, information security, and hardware and software systems. Significant experience in circuit, chip, software, and system design as an IT and security architect.

Major Accomplishments
Reduced IT costs by 45% for General Dynamics through designing architecture and developing technologies to consolidate data centers, improve virtualization, and modernize network and telephony. Improved General Dynamics’ security posture and standardization through writing and redesigning DMZ architecture standards to introduce segmented environments and interior enclaves. Appointed to Information Security Review Board by General Dynamics CEO to develop corporate policy and security standards. Created core technology discriminators and teams to position business units to win over $100M in new major business pursuits. Teams awarded with GDAIS President’s Technology Awards for Network Exploitation System and Infrastructure Defense System.

Professional Experience
General Dynamics AIS July 2000 to December 2013 Positions of Increasing Responsibility Mountain View, CA Director of Architecture and Chief Engineer (11/2010-12/2013) Technical lead and consultant to CIO in development of enterprise-wide IT strategies, roadmaps, standards, and architectures. Built out IT Architecture practice including hiring, framework selection and adoption, training, and evangelism of Enterprise Architecture. Identified IT cost-saving opportunities by optimizing and modernizing infrastructure architecture. Provided strategic security briefings to upper management. Developed vendor relationships and leveraged contract agreements to obtain highest value. Chief Engineer (04/2005-11/2010) Served as chief architect for GDAIS Infrastructure and technical manager on the GDAIS IT Security program initiative. Guided the selection of network through computing layer technologies for network defense. Performed security architecture design reviews of networks at every General Dynamics company and re-wrote corporate IT Security Policy and standards