Raymond Pashoukos ...careers in technology

“it's a Unix system, I know this” ...Jurassic Park(1993)"

Unix System Administration



  • Five years experience as Unix system administrator Sun Solaris
  • Over fifteen years experience with UNIX ED and VI editors
  • Extensive training by Sun Education and other vendors
  • Extensive use of shell scripting in administrative capacities
  • Experienced in C programing for data conversions and bit manipulation
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Excel, Word and Lotus Notes
  • Development implementation of backups and Disaster Recovery plans
  • Administrating direct reports including scheduling, appraisals, and attendance
  • Windows 2000/2003 Sever systems administration

Verizon Network Operation Center



  • Team Leader for a multi-platform network of Unix systems, which are driven by a Total Network Management Surveillance application (TSM) running on Tandem Integrity S4000 complex.
  • The main function of TSM is to collect and store the volumes of data produced by the telephone switches or network elements via BX25 Lucent Datakit complex managed by a BNS2000 complex.
  • This data is then automatically examined and users are alerted of confirmed or possible problems in the Network Elements via Sun network of workstations, servers including Sparc 5, Sparc 20, Sunfire v440.
  • Training, supervision, security, and administrative functions associated with direct reports.
  • Tier 1 support for system administration including backups, restorals, security, user accounts, printer administration, network access, new application integration, system health, maintenance and user trouble resolution.
  • Developed Lotus Notes4 database to log and track user troubles.
  • Developed Lotus Notes4 database for statewide modem inventory project for Verizon New York
  • The use of shell scripts to automate and identify problems.

Unix Training



  • CompTIA Linux+ Certified
  • QuickCert Linux+ Certification Course
  • SOLARIS 8 / SYSTEM SECURITY
  • SOLARIS 8 TCP/IP NETWORK ADMINISTRATION
  • NFM SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION
  • ADSL OPS. ADMIN & MAINTENANCE
  • ALCATEL AWS FOR NETWORK OPERATIONS CENTER
  • SOLARIS SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION II
  • TANDEM INTEGRITY S4000 SYST. MGT. FOR TELCOS
  • SOLARIS SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION I