Michael McGough

Server, Network, Security Administrator


[email protected]

(630) 346-1896


Progressively evolve cross-platform ideas before impactful infomediaries. Energistically visualize tactical initiatives before cross-media catalysts for change.


Server Hardware

Maintined on-premise and remote HP and Dell rackmount and hyperconverged servers.

Project Implementation

Planned and effectivly implimented applicaitons and deplyed Meraki network across the entire organisation.

Server & Network Security

Proven ability to secure and defend network infrastructure.


CCNA Security

Cybersecurity Specialist

Enterprise System Administrator

Internetworking Technician (Cisco CCNA)


  • HP MSA SAN Storage
  • Ubiquiti Wireless Systems
  • Cisco ASA
  • Cisco iOS Routers & Switches
  • FreeBSD, Cisco, Meraki Routers
  • Dell VRTX Hyperconverged
  • Meraki MX Routers, MS Switches, MR Acces Points
  • Mimecast Email Security
  • Symantec Endpoint Protection
  • Barracuda Backup
  • VMware vSphere & vCenter
  • Office 365 & Active Directory
  • Voip 3CX & Nextiva
  • iLand Zerto Disater Recovery
  • Microsoft Server 2012, 2016, 2019
  • Microsoft Server Core & Desktop
  • Windows Hyper-V
  • Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10
  • Linux & Ubuntu Server
  • Linux Cloud Storage Server
  • Desktop Central & Service Desk Plus


Johnson Service Group

IT Support


Desktop, Server, Network administration. Implemented and maintained a Meraki network rollout and setup restricted site-to-site VPN, redundant stacked core switching, SD-WAN and Wifi. Maintained and improved Office 365 and on-premise server security. Implemented on-premise and remote inventory management systems. Implemented on-premise helpdesk ticketing system. Setup and configured Cisco ASA 5508-X for client VPN termination. Migrated and converted Hyper-V cluster to VMware. Implemented Symantec endpoint antivirus solution. Evaluated multiple disaster recovery solutions implemented a DRaaS disaster recovery solution. Seamlessly cut over 12 offices to new ISPs. Setup and configured Apple DEP mobile device MDM. Assisted in the rollout of DocuSign. Ported numerous offices to Nextiva phone system. Assisted in the implementation of Microsoft Dynamics GP.

IT Running

IT Assistant


Assisted in hardware and software troubleshooting, diagnosis, and service of workstations, laptops and servers. Also assisted in system, software and hardware deployment.

Gen Cyber Nsa Student Camp

August 2014

Set up demonstrations, created presentation materials, created lesson plans and activities, and assistd with presentations.

Farm & Fleet

Automotive & Tire Desk Associate


ICustomer Service Interface, provided technical expertise to customers, performed inventory and technical product assessments, repeatedly and formally recognized for outstanding customer service.


College of Dupage

Associate Degree May 2020

Major: Computer Networking and Technology Computer and Internetworking Technologies Internetworking Technician Certificate, May 2016

Michael McGough — [email protected] — (630) 346-1896