OBJECTIVE & PROFILE
An experienced and educated IT specialist and Mechanical Engineer, I would like to be an asset to a company, offering myself as a focused, multi-task experienced professional. I have been a successful project manager of high profile projects across several different continents, utilizing excellent leadership and organizational skills. I am looking to obtain a position in a company looking for a reliable, hard-working, experienced and versatile professional.
Mechanical Engineer: A Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering;
A project manager of automation design and hardware equipment;
Quality Control Manager of new products.
IT Specialist: Certifications in IT as well as experience in networking, media, encoding, servers, desktop troubleshooting, data centers and systems deployment; Stood up large scale overseas data centers.
Sales High aptitude, interest, and education required for continuing Career in these fields.
Aug 2006 – Dec 2006 Schiller International University (Heidelberg Campus)
Master of Business Administration (International Business)
Sep 1997 – June 2003 University of California Irvine
Bachelor of Science – Mechanical Engineering (June 2003)
(Combined with additional two years study in Computer Engineering)
Irvine, CA, USA
Sep 1993 – June 1997 Rosemead High School
Rosemead, CA, USA
May 2007 – Current Engineering / Logistics / IT
APM Terminals Maersk: Long Beach, CA, USA
1 Managing the installation of automation equipment on Cranes, RTGs, UTRs, and Top Handlers (Container Handling Equipment).
2 Oversee repairs, defect improvements. Program and create parts.
3 Re-design automation issues, both software and hardware. Analyze operational side of equipment automation.
Dec 2006 – May 2007 Sales/Trader for online trading company
MBTrading: Manhattan Beach, CA, USA
1 Internet and phone sales for online trading company. Support of online trading software program.
2 Sales of program packages.
3 Confirming stock sales.
April 2006 – Dec 2006 Project Manager, IT Contract Freelance
Satyam: Frankfurt, Germany / Singapore / Bangkok, Thailand
1 Project manager of a team to rollout hundreds of computer systems spanning several large scale buildings.
2 Lead and organize a team to mass install computer hardware into barebone systems. Configure, install and mount servers into a designed network infrastructure.
3 Setup and implementation of international business data centers.
4 Work as system administrator for all network and computer systems at new data center sites. Monitor internet security, troubleshoot and install systems and servers.
March 2005 – March 2006 IT Assistant / Encoder
Ideamax Corporation: Covina, CA, USA
1 Working with servers and other various tasks at two downtown data center locations.
2 Part of a team that manually relocated and setup a new data center location.
3 Troubleshoot, install, and build PC systems and servers.
4 Ripped, encoded, edited, take screenshots and write web text for streaming online content.
5 Quality control of website content (text and media) as well as fact checking of websites
June 2004 – Oct 2004 Quality Control
CyberPower Inc., Baldwin Park, CA, USA
1 Install, test, and troubleshoot new pc systems (Windows Pc Systems).
Feb 2004 – Feb 2005 PC Technician Independent Contracting
(On-Site Computer Repairs): Rosemead, CA, USA
1 Build and upgrade systems.
2 Troubleshoot hardware and software problems.
June 2003 – Sep 2003 Data Assistant
Ban Ho Newspaper: Santa Ana, CA, USA
1 Organized, filed and prepared newspaper for distribution.
Jan 2000 – June 2000 Network Engineer
University Tower: Irvine, CA, USA
1 Set up and monitor a small office network.
Certifications Comptia A+, FCTP, (MCSE, Network +, Cisco in progress)
IT – Ftp, TCP/IP Networking, Dial-up and LAN
Data center experience / Internet Security
Java Programming, HTML, media encoding
Newsgroups Internet Research
– Creating print and reviews for website
Software Installation Troubleshooting (Software and Hardware)
– Building and Upgrading Hardware, Cable Modem and Router
– Windows Operating Systems (95, 98, Me, 2000, XP, Vista), MS Office
Engineering Mechanical Engineering Product Development
Quality Control Mini Baja Vehicle Development
Teaching Taught English on a voluntary basis from 1997 – 2006 to American and International Students ranging in age from 5 – 25
Other Experience working abroad in cross-cultural environment
Tax Filing and Organization
Languages English, Vietnamese (Basic), Spanish (Reading)
Rosemead Library Clerk
Rosemead Community Center Assistant Manager
Rosemead Methodist Church Cleanup and Maintenance