Curriculum Vitae

 
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Name John Enok Vollestad
Year of birth 1973
City 0481 Oslo
Mobile phone +47 41 12 38 53
Email john.enok@vollestad.no
Homepage http://folk.uio.no/johnen/
Maritial status Married, one daughter.
Drivers license B
Nationality Norwegian
 

Job Experience

Time Employer Category of Job
2005.7 - Norwegian Computing Center  IT manager
 

Position/title: IT manager

 

Network security and security in general. Economy by priority, planning and tracking expenses. General planning and followup on organizational needs. Setup and maintenance of early warning systems. Linux installation and maintenance.

2004.1 - 2005.6 Norwegian Computing Center  Acting IT manager
 

Position/title: IT manager

 

Network security and security in general. Economy by priority, planning and tracking expenses. General planning and followup on organizational needs. Setup and maintenance of early warning systems. Linux installation and maintenance.

2003.8 - 2004.1 Norwegian Computing Center  System responsible
 

Position/title: System administrator

 

Misc. system administration. Replacing Sun Solaris with Linux and planning and executing start of dividing the network into smaller sub-segments.

2002.6 - 2003.8 Vollestad Software  Consultant
 

Position/title: Manager, developer and system administrator

 

Misc. system administration including configuring and setting up software systems, and adaption and configuring backup and surveillance system.

Some software design.

2002.2 - 2002.6 Enonic  Migrating and setting up systems
 

Position/title: System configurator

 

Establishing the platform with configuration and documentation for running the main product of the firm. For this setup JBoss, Jetty, DB2, LDAP BRU and AWstats were used on the platform RedHat Linux.
Reference: Thomas Lund (+47 98 23 60 11) - Development director

2000.6 - 2001.8 Enonic  Development and Adaption
 

Position/title: Developer

 

Developed and adapted solutions for webmail with ldap authentication. Developed system for automatic creation and configuration of apache web sites. Used PHP, Perl, Java and Linux.
Reference: Thomas Lund (+47 98 23 60 11) - Development director
Attest: page1.

1999.6 - 2000.6 University of Oslo  System administration, user guidance
 

Stilling/tittel: System engineer

 

Providing network access and supporting university students.
Reference: Jan Sigurd Refvik (+47 22 85 29 73) - Senior engineer
Attest: page1.

1999.2 - 1999.6 University of Oslo  Teaching, University
 

Position/title: Teaching assistant

 

Educating and aiding 40 students in a database theory course by exercises and correcting their mandatory assignments.

1995.7 - 1997.7 Sambandsbattaljonen / Div6  System Administration
 

Position/title: Area manager, Technician, Second Lieutenant

 

Responsible for system administration and development of Setermoen Garrison infrastructure, hardware and software - databases and local systems.
Reference: Tore Foshaug (+47 77 89 57 04) - leader of the EDB section.
Attest: page1, page2. More descriptive attest: page1, page2.

1994.7 - 1995.7 Sambandskompaniet / Div6 System administration
 

Position/title: Technician / Sergeant

 

System administration including infrastructure, hardware and software with databases.
Reference: Tore Foshaug (+47 77 89 57 04) - Leader of the EDB section
Attest: 1995 page1, page2. 1996 page1, page2.

1993.10 - 1994.3 Lillehammer Olympic Organisational Committee  Installation - hardware, software
 

Position/title: Technical personnel

 

Setting up computer equipment by installing hardware and software. Transported the equipment to the different arenas.
Attest: page1,

Education

Time Degree School Subject
1999.8 - 2002.12  Cand.scient. University of Oslo Informatics 
 

Thesis: "A high performance cluster file system using SCI". Adapted a parallel filesystem (PVFS) to use a higher bandwidth network than Ethernet and evaluated bottlenecks in the system. Grade 1.7. 1.0=best, >4.0=fail
Courses: Open Distributed Systems, Modeling with objects, Parallel Programming and Operating Systems, Modern Database Systems.
Reference: Knut Omang (+47 48 01 12 17) - tutor
Certificates: Courses, page1, page2, page3, Certificate. Diploma Supplement: page1, page2

1997.8 - 2000.2 Cand.mag.  University of Oslo  Informatics 
 

Courses: Algorithms and Data Structures, Software and Hardware, Programming Languages, Database Theory, Development of Large Software Systems, Data Communiction, Basic course in Mathematics, Finite Mathematics, Organizational Psychology: Cooperation and leadership, Law for Realists. Average grade of the informatics courses: 2.23
Certificate: Candidatus Magisterii, page1, page2, description,

1996.9 - 1997.5   University of Tromsø  Exphil 
 

Evening courses while working.
Certificate: page1.

1994.8 - 1996.6   Tromsø University College Informatics 
 

Basic courses: Algorithms and Data Structures with Project handling. Evening courses while working.
Certificate: page1, page2,

1991.7 - 1994.6 Technician, Sergeant and Sys. Admin for Unix & PC  HTFS/E Hærens Samband, Technical College and Officer Candidate shcool, Jørstadmoen  Informatics, Electronics, Military 
 

System Administration: Data communication, data security and System Administration - unix systems (Targon OS), databases (Oracle), PC (Windows).
Certificate: page1, page2.

Technical College: Low voltage technician focusing on radio, antenna and other communication equipment. Simultaneous with military education.
Certificate: page1, page2.

Officer Candidate school: Leadership, radio and communication service, physical training.
Certificate: page1, page2.
Ranking: page1.

 

Languages

Norwegian, English
 

Personal attitude

Im outgoing and enjoy working in teams. Have twice been a professional and administrative assistant in the introductory course for new students at department of informatics.

Have been members of these student unions: Cybernetisk Selskab, OSI Dance (dancing salsa mostly), OSI-US (off road bicycling), OSI swimming and Norwegian Shogi (Japanese chess). During social evenings at the department of Informatics (/local/pub) I have been helping make ready and tidying afterword and serving in the bar.

I have earlier been exercise regulary with friends. Dancing, swimming, jogging, bicycling and lifting weights. Lately this have been reduced in favour to work and family.

At home I am using both Windows and Linux. Started using Linux around 1995. I am also happily married with a lovely woman :-)

 

Knowledge/other courses

1.5 years of programming experience in C. A couple of months experience with PHP. Have made some smaller things (<2K lines) in Perl, Java and shell scripts. Have also programmed in Assembler (6502, 8086 and Mips 2000), C++, ML, Prolog, Simula, Smalltalk-80 and SQL. Have modeling experience in UML and ER. Used XML, XSL and XSLT.
Courses:
"A-kurs" for exercise instructors.
Introductory course to FDN - The phone system of the Norwegian Defence.
Database administration v.6 - Part I (Oracle)
Extended theoretical and practical teaching of Windows for workgroups 3.11
RM400 system administration. - A server with Sinix (unix)