Wojciech Marusiak

Frankfurt am Main, Germany · my-na-remove-me@my-lastname.pl

I am innovative and experienced IT professional with over 13 years in the IT industry. My experience and skills have been proven by leading vendor certifications like AWS, Alibaba Cloud, VMware, and Microsoft. I contribute to IT community and I received VMware vExpert 2014 – 2019, vExpert Pro and VMware vExpert NSX 2017 Award. My work experience and knowledge gained from large and complex corporate environments allows me to help customers and business to get things done in precise, professional and cost-effective way.

I love challenges and will rise to the occasion to make my effort a success. I am always ready to put all my energy to get the job done. I am detail oriented team player who can focus on many tasks at once.

Skills

Architecture
  • Networking
  • DNS
  • Firewalls
  • Load Balancing
  • VMware
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Alibaba Cloud
  • Virtualization
  • Hyper-V
  • Software Defined Networking
Operating Systems & Tools
  • Git
  • Linux
  • Windows
  • macOS
  • VMware
  • vCenter Server
  • ESX/ESXi
Platform Development & Administration
  • GitHub
  • GitLab
  • Wordpress
  • Hugo
Containers & Cloud
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Alibaba Cloud
Languages
  • English - fluent
  • German - intermediate
  • Polish - native
Hobbies
  • Sport
  • Computer Games
  • Blogging

Certificates

List of Certificates

Google Cloud - Professional Cloud Architect - July 2020
Google Cloud - Associate Cloud Engineer - June 2020
AZ-103: Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate - August 2019
AZ-300: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies - July 2019
AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals - June 2019
Alibaba Cloud Certified Associate - Cloud Computing - March 2019
Alibaba Cloud Certified Professional - Certified Trainer ACT 83001 - January 2019
Alibaba Cloud Certified Professional - Certified Trainer ACT 81001 & 81002 - August 2018
Alibaba Cloud Certified Professional - ACP Cloud Security Certification - June 2018
Alibaba Cloud Certified Professional - ACP Cloud Computing - May 2018
AWS Certified Developer - Associate - February 2018
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate - January 2018
AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate - September 2017
VMware Validated Designs for Software-Defined Data Center 2017 - August 2017
VMware Certified Implementation Expert 6 – Data Center Virtualization - March 2017
VMware Certified Advanced Professional 6 – Data Center Virtualization Design - March 2017
VMware Certified Professional 6 - Data Center Virtualization - February 2017
VMware Certified Professional 6 - Network Virtualization - April 2016
VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 - Data Center Design - April 2015
VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 - Data Center Administration - August 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 - Data Center Virtualization - December 2013
VMware Certified Associate - Cloud - November 2013
VMware Certified Associate - Data Center Virtualization - November 2013
VMware Certified Associate - Workforce Mobility - November 2013
ITIL V3 Foundation - March 2013
Microsoft 70-646 Pro: Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator - March 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 - Data Center Virtualization - June 2011
Microsoft 70-649 - TS: Upgrading Your MCSE on Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008, Technology Specialist - August 2010
Microsoft 70-298 - Designing Security for a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network - August 2010
Microsoft 70-294 - Planning, Implementing, and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Infrastructure - July 2010
Microsoft 70-293 - Planning and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure - June 2010
Microsoft 70-351 - TS: Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006, Configuring - December 2009
Microsoft 70-299 - Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network - June 2009
Microsoft 70-620 - TS: Configuring Microsoft Windows Vista Client - April 2009
Microsoft 70-652 - TS: Windows Server Virtualization, Configuring - March 2009
Microsoft 70-291 - Implementing, Managing, and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure2003 Network Infrastructure - January 2009
Microsoft 70-290 - Managing and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Environment - December 2007

Courses and Trainings

Architecting on AWS
AWS Technical Essential
VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V6.2]
VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.2]
VMware vSphere What’s New [V5.5 to V6]
Cisco UCS Test Drive for Technical Decision Makers
VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V5.1]
VMware vSphere: What’s New [V5.1]
ITIL V3 Foundation
HP BladeSystem Administration: c-Class (HE646S)
VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V4.1]
Managing and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Environment (2273)
Implementing, Managing, and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure (2276)
Implementing, Managing, and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure (2277)
Installing, Configuring, Troubleshooting, and Maintaining Windows Vista (5117A)
Installing and Configuring the Windows Vista Operating System - MODL (5115AL)
Fundamentals of Unix
Cisco CCNA (Semester 1 - 4)
Cisco CCNP (Semester 1,2)
Basics of investing in the stock market

Awards

VMware vExpert 2014
VMware vExpert 2015
VMware vExpert 2016
VMware vExpert 2017
VMware vExpert 2018
VMware vExpert 2019
VMware vExpert 2020
VMware vExpert Pro 2018 - 2020
VMware vExpert NSX 2017

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Experience

Customer Engineer

Google

I am working at Google Cloud Platform.

March 2020 - present

Cloud Solution Architect

Microsoft

I am working as IaaS Cloud Solution Architect responsible for one of the biggest Worldwide Telco Provider.

June 2019 - February 2020

Solution Architect

Alibaba Cloud

At Alibaba Cloud, I was working with customers who are looking for a reliable partner in Public Cloud. My current and past experience allow me to quickly understand the customer pain points, issues or challenges. I helped customers with migration to Alibaba Cloud, developing new solutions, assisting with Proof of Concepts or simply talking about new ideas.

March 2018 - June 2019

Senior Solutions Cloud Architect

Consort CT

I was helping customers with the journey to Public Cloud (Amazon Web Services). I was a subject-matter expert (SME) for VMware and AWS technologies where I deliver training to customers and company employees.

November 2017 - March 2018

Consultant / Senior Consultant

VMware

Conducting engagements with customers, Assistance in consulting offerings, Designing environments for customers, Assist with knowledge and expertise, Health check service, Implementation of vSphere products. I implemented encryption using SSL certificates in customer environment in vSphere suite.I worked in Internet of Things project which involved VMware software portfolio: vCenter Server, ESXi, vRealize Orchestrator, vRealize Operations Manager, vRealize Orchestrator, VMware NSX.

September 2015 - October 2017

VMware & Windows Systems Engineer

Serco Services GmbH for European Central Bank

As Engineer I was responsible for creating, maintaining and updating documentation for VMware and Windows technical solution. I designed and implemented standalone VMware ESXi monitoring probes to test ECB various systems using company monitoring solution. I designed and implemented automatic deployment solution for standardized and effortless VMware ESX deployment. I was providing third level support for VMware and Windows technical areas. I was acting as Track Lead for VMware and Windows in datacenter migration project. I was responsible for successful migration of servers with and applications to new location ensuring zero downtime and high availability.

September 2012 - August 2015

IT-Expert

UPM-Kymmene

Conducting engagements with customers, Assistance in consulting offerings, Designing environments for customers, Assist with knowledge and expertise, Health check service, Implementation of vSphere products. I implemented encryption using SSL certificates in customer environment in vSphere suite.I worked in Internet of Things project which involved VMware software portfolio: vCenter Server, ESXi, vRealize Orchestrator, vRealize Operations Manager, vRealize Orchestrator, VMware NSX.

December 2010 - August 2012

Server Management Wintel and VMware

Natek s. r. o. for IBM

I was responsible for Windows Server and VMware infrastructure for more than ten large European customers with more than 3500 servers (physical and virtual). I was deploying Windows Server according to customer requirements and customer needs. I was managing several Active Directory environments. I was deploying and configuring Group Policies according to customer needs. Besides that I was responsible for troubleshooting and server management ensuring highest possible availability. I was managing Highly Available servers including Clusters - Failover Clustering and Network Load Balancer - software like Microsoft SQL, Print Servers, Web Servers, File Servers and Terminal Servers. Besides that when customer acquired virtualization using VMware vSphere suite I was deploying Windows Server virtual machines. I was performing virtual machines configuration, diagnostics of performance issues and configuration of VMware ESX hosts. I was managing VMware vCenter Server in terms of troubleshooting and performance.

July 2009 - November 2010

Administrator

Bać-Pol S.A.

I was responsible for Windows Server, Active Directory management and Windows XP.I introduced virtualization using Microsoft Hyper-V into company. I created several Group Policies in company, updated Active Directory to latest available level. I was responsible for WSUS configuration and management and software deployment using Group Policies. I was acting as well as user support for local and remote users. I was installing operating systems and I was configuring user software. Besides Windows ecosystem I was responsible for router and VPN management on Linux servers.

November 2007 - June 2009

Education

University of Information Technology and Management in Rzeszów, Poland

Degree - Masters
Operating Systems and Computer Networks. Diploma thesis: Internet security problem, attack and defense techniques
10.2002 - 06.2007