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Martin Eichman

288 West 14 Mile Road, Clawson MI 48017


  • A Red Hat Certified Engineer with a strong background in networking infrastructure and VMware/KVM virtualization technologies.
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills


  • A high level linux Systems Administrator position where my subject matter expertise can provide tactical leadership to a strong linux admin team.

Professional Experiences

08/08 - Present

Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

Systems Software Engineer - Lead

  • Lead system administrator in support of over 150 linux servers.
  • Primary responsibility for installation, configuration, and upkeep of 100 linux servers as well as provide on-call 24x7 support for mission critical systems.
  • Extensive working experience with VMware ESX cluster running on 32 blade servers containing 200+ virtual machines including SRM.
  • Major projects:
    • Oversaw complete data centre shut down and power up for electrical work.
    • Project lead on implementation of Red Hat Satellite software to automate system loads/software updates, deploy/verify config file versions, and overall system management.
    • Worked with the Information Security department to author and implement local firewall rules as part of a multi-layered approach to security.
    • Virtualized Single-Sign On server from building the virtual machine to working with developer to configure OS to system performance tuning to set the appropriate memory and disk values.

07/04 - Present

Commerce, MI

Information Systems Lead

  • Primary oversight of servers for small ISP. Maintain primary and redundant Linux systems providing DNS, SMTP, and WWW traffic
  • Projects:
    • Currently working to virtualize infrastructure servers onto standardized OS platform.
    • Modernized and upgraded infrastructure systems.

11/02 - 08/08

Skorous Consulting Services

Clawson, MI


  • Consulted with small to medium businesses as subject matter expert for local support staff or in place of local staff. Provided technical support ranging from technical project management, server installations/updates, network infrastructure update/installation/troubleshooting, and desktop support.
  • Significant projects:
    • Setup and installed email server with web-interface and web server for small medical firm of approximately 200 users.
    • Implemented Samba file server for small real estate title company of approximately 75 users with automated backup onto multiple redundant off-site storage
    • Replaced failed email server providing spam and virus scanning for approximately 400 users at local ISP

04/00 – 07/02

Oak Park School District

Oak Park, MI

Lead Technical Specialist

  • Provided service and support for ten (10) Netware servers, two (2) Windows NT, and ten (10) Linux servers.
  • Oversaw work of two other technicians and several student assistants.
  • Provided technical leadership on all computer related activities and projects.
  • Projects:
    • Converted district to dynamically addressed IP scheme via multiple redundant DHCP servers to resolve addressing related overhead and troubleshooting.
    • In-sourced email and web hosting services onto local servers. Bringing email in-house allowed the district to specify and enforce acceptable use standards as well as spam/virus-checking while web-hosting allowed teachers/administrators to use web technology via SMB shares they already understood.



Oakland University

Rochester, MI

Studied Computer Science

Training and Certifications

February 2013

VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage

Ann Arbor, MI

December 2011

RHCE Rapid Track Course

Livonia, MI

  • RHCSA - #111-204-202
  • RHCE - #111-204-202

March 2009

VMware Infrastructure 3.5 Extreme Boot Camp

Troy, MI

May 2008


Commerce, MI