2020 - Current
SSC-I | Ministerie van Justitie en Veiligheid

IT DevOps Engineer / SharePoint Expert

The Ministry of Justice and Security (JenV) is responsible for the Dutch immigration policy government. This also includes the return policy and the approach to illegal residence. De Dienst Terugkeer en Vertrek (DT&V) implements this policy. For SSC-I and DT&V I have proven myself, in particular by performing extensive maintenance on the environment. During a large-scale maintenance I was responsible for the optimizing, securing and maintenance of the Azure Stack, SharePoint 2013 farm, Team Foundation Server, MSSQL servers and some IIS web applications.

My tasks: Adjustments and extensions to the ADFS servers; Securing, updating and fine-tuning of the SharePoint farm; Fine-tuning the MSSQL servers according to Microsoft best practices; Working in a DevOps team during my deployment; Installing and replacing SSL Government certificates;

2019 - October 2020
Centric SMC

IT Infrastructure Specialist

Centric is a large company which is focusing on local governments. Building IT solutions to make sure each small or large government has all the necessary software to keep focusing on their own people.

My tasks: - Managing 1500+ servers (Windows and Linux). - Managing Oracle and MS SQL databaseservers. - Managing SCCM applications and SCOM. - Windows Updates and custom applications. - Working with SharePoint 2010, 2013 and 2016. - Working with CommVault, SCOM, MS Teams, SCOM and many more. - Server hardening


SCOM / Skype for Business Specialist

VodafoneZiggo has made various solutions possible for its customers. One of these solutions is selling, implementing and maintaining Microsoft Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams products for its major customers.

My tasks: - Managing Skype for Business servers. 750+ servers in total. - Project implementation SCOM for general monitoring of all servers - Complete project SMA for automatic Windows Update management - 3rd line Skype for Business / Microsoft Teams support - Management of the FortiGates, F5 Firewall, Cisco Routers - Apply SSL certificates - Manage RDS environment - Working with SharePoint 2016, MSSQL 2014, SfB 2015, MS Teams - Working with PowerShell

DICTU / Ministerie van Economische Zaken

SharePoint Specialist

De Dienst ICT Uitvoering (DICTU) delivers IT and digitale services for Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate, the Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality and a number of other ministries. DICTU has around 14.000 users located in the Netherlands.

My tasks: - The maintenance, monitoring and management of the SharePoint 2016 farm environment. - The SharePoint 2016 farm of DICTU consists of 4 back-end, 4 front-end and 14 search servers. The acceptance and production environments are both equal. - Cleaning event logs, patching, performance monitoring, network monitoring, applying security best practices are part of my daily tasks. - Working with SharePoint Dsc PowerShell. - 2nd and 3rd line support to the users of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, LNV, Home Affairs, Foreign Affairs, NVWA and Legal Affairs. - The working method is mandatory according to ITIL principle. For example, incidents are handled with Topdesk, changes must be approved and everything must first be carefully tested. - Maintaining the Skype for Business 2015 environment. This environment consists of two times 10 servers. - Experience with ITIL principle, Topdesk, SharePoint 2016, Skype for Business 2015, SCOM - Migration preparations for SharePoint 2016 to SharePoint 2019 & to Azure. - Working with MS Intune.

2011 - 2018
Datacon / Cloudshape

IT Specialist

Datacon is a specialist in application integration, API management and provides other various IT services. I started as a trainee and managed to stay as a system administrator. From the starting of my career I am mainly resposible for various customer environments, including our office environment. I am also working closely with our subsidiary ‘Cloudshape’, where I am also mainly reposibile for the current migration to the Cloud.

My tasks: - Manage up to 400 servers (Datacon and Cloudshape together), divided over more data centers and cloud services (Azure and Amazon). These are Microsoft Servers (2016/2012/2008, 2003 has just been phased out), virtualized with (Datacon) Hyper-V (2016/2012R2) and (Cloudshape) VMware (5.0/5.5). The servers contains: MS SQL 2017/2016/2014/2012/2008/2005 (also MySQL, domain controller 2016/2012, webserver, sharepoint servers, exchange 2010, adfs, backup services, monitoring, wsus, ftp server, domain trust, dns servers, web application proxy servers, rds servers, certificate servers etc; - Various advisory roles: setting up a desired infrastructure, improving the infrastructure, implementing security aspects, managing/maintaining servers, investigating fauls and solving these; - Automation of monitoring tasks with PowerShell. - Perform preventive maintenance of systems and software; - Checking, monitoring and protecting the entire infrastructure; - Security of the network, application management, support, troubleshooting, implementation of the best solutions with a view on costs; - Ticketing System JIRA (Datacon) and Topdesk (Cloudshape); - Installation and configuration of various servers, clusters and farms; - 2nd and 3rd line support for internal colleagues and external customers; - Installation and configuration WDS servers; - Configuration and maintaining Office365 products, also combining this with ADFS; - Experience with MacOS, Windows XP up to version 10; - Experience with Android and iOS; - Microsoft Azure; building/configuring servers, web services, database services, Azure AD, TFS online, DNS; - Install, maintain, fine-tune and documentating of ESB software (Mulesoft and Dell Boomi); - Amazon; EC2/VPC: Creating and configuring servers, configuring firewall, routing tables, vpn security groups, load balancers, queue services, api gateway; - Installation of desktops of laptops; - Working with VMware, VSphere, Hyper-V, System Center VMM, VCenter;