Information Technology Expert
- em: john johnLester.rocks
- ws: www.johnLester.rocks
- mb: 925.289.6969
June 2016 - Present
Responsible for the administration of network and server infrastructure related to the opening of new retail stores, as well as relocations and expansions. Was also responsible for implementing technology security and the execution of many technology-related tasks and initiatives. Acted as the liaison with service providers to support all technology aspects of a retail store.
March 2012 - January 2016
Responsible for all computer and network security, administration and maintenance at five locations. Implemented a Cisco VPN solution to link offices and allow researchers in the field secure remote access to vital enterprise systems. Responsible for all structural and equipment contractor relations. Evaluated, purchased and implemented a Vaisala Veriteq validated continuous monitoring system for all xGMP lab equipment. Organized on-call personnel schedules and responses. Assisted with technical writing of procedures and other documents for FDA and xGMP compliance.
April 1998 - March 2012
This entailed providing an array of IT support services for companies of various sizes like:
October 1995 - October 1998
Oversaw the day to day operation of the product division of the company. Spearheaded the design, prototyping and final release of the RackOrganizer.
Bachelors of Science, Computer Science & Information Technologies - 2018
Associates of Science, Computer Science - 2013