Michael Brady

Michael Brady
A few lines about me

Goal-oriented and driven Senior Director of IT with more than 20 years of experience, skills required for the creation, development and implementation of business strategies and strategic direction of the company to meet corporate objectives.

CORE COMPETENCIES • Project Management • Vendor Evaluation • Strategy & Execution • Resource Management • Innovative IT Initiatives • Troubleshooting/Resolution • Enterprise Security and Compliance • Client Relations • Team Building

  •        Platforms: Azure, AWS, Windows 2016, 2012, 2008, 2003, 2000, NT4, NT3.5 Server and client operating systems – Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, Citrix XenApp, Ubuntu, RHEL, Red Hat
  •         Hardware: HP, Dell, IBM and Intel based server and desktop platforms, SAN (3PAR, EMC, NetApp, Equal Logics) Fortinet (FortiGate, FortiSwitch, FortiAnalyzer, FortiSIEM, FortiToken, UTM, FortiAPs), Cisco and HP (Multiple Routers, Switches, Access Servers, VPN, VoIP applications), Nortel Connectivity Switch
  •       Software: Veeam, Hystax, Exchange (O365, 2013, 2007, 2003, 2000, 5.5EE, 5.5), VMWare, Citrix (XenApp, MetaFrame), Terminal Server, SQL (2012, 2008, 2005, 2000, 7.0 and 6.5), Visio, Barracuda, Proofponit, Linux, Symantec Backup Exec, Symantec Distribution servers, Symantec Norton Corporate & Firewall, Symantec Endpoint Security, HP Openview, McAffee ePO, WebSense, SurfControl (web and email), Service Now, SysAid, RackTables, Device42, JIRA Service Desk with Device42 ITIL integration, Zendesk, JIRA Software, Confluence, BitBucket, Github and code escrow related integrations
  •      Networking: TCP/IP, VPN, RIP, NAT, IGRP, EIGRP, VLAN, OSPF, BGP, MPLS and LAN/WAN network design, installation, network reconfiguration, connectivity, network security
  •     Compliance: PCI DSS (Primarily Level 1 Service Provider audits), PA DSS, SOX, SOC (I, II, and III), ITSM, ITAM
  •       SDLC Models:  Waterfall, Agile, Iterative and Incremental, V-Shaped 


Business Administration and CIS
Northwestern Business College2001-2003