Christopher J. Pinard

24 Seven Springs Lane, Apt. 105
Burlington, MA 01803

Phone: (339) 234-6361

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Objective: Unix system administrator position

Profile: Unix systems administrator with over ten years of experience, specializing in Linux, high-availability services, systems monitoring, and MySQL database administration.



Application Support Engineer, Nokia, Burlington, MA (2010 - )

Contract job through The People Network of Roswell, GA, providing Tier 3 Operations support for back-end shared services.

Systems Administrator, Zope Corporation, Fredericksburg, VA (2005 - 2009)

Part of a team providing highly-available content management services to media customers.

Claims Processor, Anthem BC/BS, Portland, ME (2005)

Temporary job through Kelly Services of South Portland, ME. Trained in NASCO data entry and BlueCard invalid DF corrections.

Purchasing Clerk, Whatman, Sanford, ME (2005)

Month-long temporary job through Coworx Staffing of Saco, ME. Data entry and filing of purchase orders.

Systems Administrator, GameLogic, Cambridge, MA (2004)

Short-term contract job for a small internet gaming company.

Unix Systems Administrator, WPI Computing and Communications Center, Worcester, MA (2000 - 2004)

Part of a team administering Unix systems providing services to the University.

System/Network Administrator, Forefield, Inc., Worcester, MA (1998 - 2000)

Provided internal technical services to a small financial advising reference software company.



LJlogin: (2005 -) Login tracking/switching extension for Firefox, written in JavaScript/XUL/CSS. Freely available, continues to be in active development

Gallifrey: (1996 -) Has served as both a general computing platform and hosting/testbed for various development projects. Gallifrey currently runs CentOS, and its care, maintenance, and administration provides additional experience with Unix machines.