Dairenn Lombard

Los Angeles, California
[email protected]

Objective: To install, configure, maintain, troubleshoot and upgrade UNIX internet servers

Education: California High School Diploma
References: Will be furnished upon request

Work History:

Broadspire – Mission Hills

January, 2002 – Present

UNIX Systems Administrator

Supervisor(s): Venkatesan Sambandam

Built and configured new servers, network monitoring, server troubleshooting and maintenance at a downtown Los Angeles datacenter on various Slackware, RedHat and Debian Linux, Digital UNIX (Tru64), Solaris, Windows2000, Windows2003 and MacOS servers, and maintained daily server backups.

Interland - Los Angeles

October, 2000 – January, 2002

UNIX Systems Administrator

Supervisor(s): Ryan Lauterbach

  • Formerly known as HostPro located in five cities nationwide, the Los Angeles data center featured approximately 2,000 servers maintained 24-hours by UNIX and Microsoft Systems Administrators as well as a Network Operations Center. UNIX Systems Administration was responsible for monitoring, maintaining and upgrading 40 SGI webservers, at least 400 RedHat Linux servers, almost 200 Cobalt servers in addition to a few FreeBSD and Sun Solaris servers.
  • Daily duties included touring servers to track trends for capacity planning, security, ensuring maximum performance quality and low response latency, improving server and service uptime, checking logs for anomalies and receiving "trouble tickets" for issues impacting customers that goes beyond the responsibilities of the technical support department. Additionally, new SGI webservers had to be prepared with the IRIX operating system.


InternetConnect - Torrance (Out of Business)

October, 1998 - October, 2000

Hosting Services Representative

Supervisor(s): Cliff Young, David R. Kompel, Jeff Nessen, Dustin Lunde, Adam Matula, Mark Tsuruta, Paul Chae, Doug O'Brien

Responsible for adding/modifying/removing accounts on E-Mail & Web Servers operating on either BSDi, RedHat Linux or Solaris systems.  Hosting Services was also responsible for maintaining DNS servers responsible for thousands of domains and IP addresses. Prepared IP addresses for an extensive, privately-owned ATM network serving DSL to as many as 60 cities. Hosting Services provided technical support to existing customers for web and mail products. We also provided some sales support to prospective customers. Daily duties including answering incoming e-mail, voicemail, telephone calls, internal training on products and troubleshooting issues received via "trouble ticket" in our web-based intranet.  Note: Mr. Young now runs ClearPath Networks in El Segundo.


McKinsey & Company, Inc. - Los Angeles

July, 1998 - September, 1998

Data Entry

Supervisor(s): Peter Mikhaliv

Entered data from Kaiser Hospital into Microsoft Excel97 for the purposes of assisting McKinsey with generating charts and statistical information.  Temporary project assignment through PCPros.


Network Sciences Corp./[email protected] Network – Westwood (Out of Business)

December, 1997 - July, 1998

Technical Support Representative

Supervisor(s): Jason Slocomb

Troubleshooting issues customers would report experiencing with either web hosting or nationwide service from incoming telephone calls or electronic mail. Some website design/maintenance and telemarketing included.  Also responsible for handling domain name registrations and modifications. Note: Mr. Slocomb now works for Continental Graphics in Los Angeles.


Cyberverse Online - El Segundo (now Torrance)

June, 1996 - May, 1997


Supervisor(s): Greg Domeño

Maintaining the www.cyberverse.com website as well as for some of their customers including: opticaldisk.com, photosonix.com and VIC Hi-Tech Corp. (vic-corp.com)

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