Resume in Text
Resume in MS Word
Paul Carver
116 Kingsberry Dr
Somerset NJ, 08873
Phone: 908-803-1656


IP Network Architect with expertise in telecom equipment, process, and engineering. Strengths include conceptualization of technical information, leadership through expertise, and training of peers. Experienced in network design, planning, implementation, troubleshooting, and proactive network management. Background in software development and SEI/CMM process.

Technical Skills

Networks:IP, Frame Relay, ATM
Protocols:TCP/UDP (inc packet analysis), SNMP, TL1, X.25, Asynchronous Serial, RIP, EIGRP
Network Elements:Lucent FT-2000/DDM-2000, Cisco ONS 15454, Nortel Optera Metro, Ciena Multiwave Metro, Lucent 5ESS, Nortel DMS500, Titan 5500, Centest, Cisco 1600/1700/2600/3600/7500, Cisco 1900/2900/5500/6500 (and assorted non-managed switches), Nortel Alteon Application Switch, Nortel Baystack 470 Switch, Nortel Passport 8600, Lucent Brick Firewall
Software:Linux, Solaris, and MS Windows, MS Office, Visio, Autocad, Ethereal, HP OpenView
Hardware:COTS PC components and low to mid-range Sun Microsystems
Internet:HTML, CSS, Perl
Other Skills:Theatrical stage management, lighting design, sound design, construction.

Work Experience

AT&T 1996-2006

IP Network Engineer/Architect, Piscataway, NJ (2002-2006)

Performed new site deployment and life cycle maintenance of datacenter class IP network infrastructure including gigabit switch routers, edge switches, load balancers, and firewalls. Defined architecture and process for deployment of WAN routers to customer premise.

IP Network Architect, Staten Island, NY and Dayton, NJ (2000-2002)

Provided overall technical direction for TINet - Local Network Services Telemetry Infrastructure Network. Created technical and budget documentation for nationwide upgrades and modifications. Provided concept and applied training on IP and ATM technologies to a team of engineers. Participated in Integration Test for attachment of Telecom Network Elements to TINet.

Software Requirements Analyst Somerset, NJ (1998-2000)

Translated user requirements into technical requirements documentation for object oriented development of Integrated Sales & Service application. Created use cases, GUI design, and entity-relationship object models.

Software Requirements Analyst Somerset, NJ (1996-1998)

Created requirements methodology for Intelligent Workstation application suite, an under documented, legacy software platform.