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My Curriculum Vitae


Mr. Mark Antony Farmer

Telephone: 07711 164397
Email: mark|at|farmorg|dot|co|dot|uk
Date of Birth: 20th December 1969
Marital Status: Married
Dependants: One
Driving Licence: Full UK

Personal Profile:
With the ability to work alone and as a team member, I am committed to developing my knowledge of I.T technologies and concepts with a strong interest in open source software.
I am hard-working and conscientious, open to new ideas and keen to learn new technologies. I have a good sense of humour, mature attitude and have the ability to liaise at all levels.
I feel that I would be a worthwhile member and of great benefit to any team.

Education:
Beauchamp College, (1984 to 1986)
Ridgeway
Oadby
Leicestershire

Qualifications:
English Grade 3
(At C.S.E. Level) Maths Grade 4
Engineering Grade 1
Chemistry Grade 2
Geography Grade 2
French Grade 5

Other Qualifications: RedHat Certified Technician (RH133)
Courses Completed: Red Hat Linux System Administration and RHCT exam (RH133).
Red Hat Linux Networking and Security (RH253).
Administering Microsoft Windows NT4.
Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Windows NT4 Core Technologies.
Citrix Metaframe XP Administration.
Introduction to Unix.
Microsoft Networking Essentials.

I also have a sound understanding of hardware, including, PC workstations, servers, hubs, routers and firewalls.

Current Employment: (April 2000 to Present.)
Linux System Administrator and Technical Network Engineer
Cromwell Group (Holdings) Ltd
Wigston
Leicester

Managing Linux Servers and supplying administrative and second line support for the companys local and wide area network, including hardware support, Linux and HP-UX, Windows NT4 (Workstation & Server) Windows 2000 (Professional & Server), Windows Server 2003, Windows 95 and 98, XP Professional, Exchange Server and Citrix Metaframe XPe.

Other Experience:
Also have a lot of understanding of MS Windows technologies. In addition I run my own domain including a self built email system, web and ftp, dns & dhcp services and firewalling, all using open source software.

I also have a sound understanding of hardware, including: PC workstations, servers, hubs, routers and firewalls.

References Available Upon Request.