Nate Stiller

Las Vegas, Nevada nate@natestiller.com

Highly motivated and dedicated technology professional with the experience, knowledge, and confidence to successfully drive projects and teams in our ever-evolving industry. Analyzing an organization's critical support requirements, identifing deficiencies and seizing opportunities, improving productivity, while developing innovative solutions from the ground up is just another day in Paridise for me.


Experience

Manager, Data Center Operations

Shutterfly, Inc.

Jack of all trades. Bringing to the table win-win survival strategies to ensure proactive domination. At the end of the day, going forward, a new normal that has evolved from generation X is on the runway heads towards a streamlined cloud solution. User generated content in real-time will have multiple touchpoints for offshoring.

Feburary 2014 - Present

Independent Contractor

NS Services

Designed and deployed numerous solutions ranging from complete end-to-end solutions for various businesses, custom web based applications and websites, emergency support, enterprise data centers, fully automated cloud and hybrid-cloud solutions.

August 2004 - Present

Systems and Network Engineer

Pittsburgh Technical Institute

Performed an extremely wide range of tasks including building a custom network management and monitoring solution, server consolidation with VMware vSphere, configuring and maintaining enterprise Cisco equipment, deploying and managing open-source firewalls, developing numerous custom applications including an fully integrated network user management and monitoring application, and a campus wide enterprise wireless system featuring a customized captive portal with Active Directory authentication and Cisco wireless access point integration built from scratch.

November 2007 - August 2013

Instructor

Pittsburgh Technical Institute

Developed curricula on topics ranging from basic client operating systems to advanced server technologies and routing platforms relating to the ever-evolving Microsoft and Cisco certifications. Promoted a relaxed and supportive atmosphere that featured active learning. Consistently received exceptional reviews from students and supervisors.

January 2009 - January 2013

Certifications

  • Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA)
  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Administrator (MCITP)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+

Skills

Tools & Technologies
Industry Knowledge
  • Data Center Infrastructure Operations & Automation Deployment
  • Systems Architecture & Implementation
  • Cloud & Virtulization: Amazon Web Services, VMware
  • Scripting: Python, Bash, Shell, Batch, AutoIT
  • Web Development & Frameworks: Apache, nginx, IIS, Node.js, PHP, MySQL, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap

Education

Pittsburgh Technical Institute

Associate in Science
Information Technology - Systems/Network Administration

GPA: 3.98

2005 - 2007

Boyce Campus Middle College

College Courses for High School Diploma Program

GPA: 4.00

2002 - 2005

Interests

Home Theater & Automation, Arduino & Raspberry Pi Projects, Mountain Biking, Sporting Clays & Trap, Hiking & Exploring National Parks, Geocaching, Skiing, Golfing Horribly