NAME    Paul Crush
ADDRESS    224 Milton Road
DATE OF BIRTH    11 January 1966

   Sixteen years' experience in the computer industry
   Sixteen years' experience of Unix (SunOS, Solaris, Linux, Unisoft, SCO, Motorola and others)
   Thirteen years' experience of the Microsoft operating systems.
   Very good knowledge of networking and inter-networking (TCP/IP, Cisco, NFS, Novell and more)
   Wide range of experience with Internet related products and services including routers, e-mail, security, web servers, web proxying, news servers.
   Knowledge of a wide range of hardware (inc. Sun, VME, AT Bus, Multibus)
   Worked with many software products with Unix and Microsoft OS's including WordPerfect, Word, Access, Uniplex, Informix, Lotus 123, Quattro Pro, AutoCAD, C and Seachange
   Good problem solving abilities
   Good communicator at all levels

77-82    St Bedes RC Comprehensive, Birdwood Road, Cambridge
82-84    Long Road Sixth Form College, Long Road, Cambridge
84-86    Two years of Thin Sandwich Degree Course in Electrical/Electronic Engineering at
The City University, Northampton Square, London

GCE A Levels    Maths, Physics, Chemistry
GCE O Levels    Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer Studies, Technical Drawing, English Language
CSEs    French, Electronics

1995 - 2003  WORLDCOM (Formerly UUNET/UNIPALM PIPEX)
Oct 02 - Oct 03 Senior Installations Engineer. Connecting customers to the Internet, configuring customer and core routers and remotely diagnosing and solving connectivity issues with the customer.
Oct 99 - Oct 02 Team Leader in Installations. Running the DNS/IP team dealing with day to day issues, escalations etc. Also continuing to support the on-going phase of projects that I worked on while in Special Project Delivery.
May 99 - Oct 00 Deputy Team Leader in Firewall Installations team. Dealing with day to day issues, escalations etc. Also continuing to support the on-going phase of projects that I worked on while in Special Project Delivery.
Jan 99 - May 00 Special Project Delivery Engineer - Varied role ranging from on-going support (pre and post sales) of small number of multi-national customers and providing an escalation point for the support and installations departments to developing installations build procedures for the Nokia Firewall-1 product.
95 - Jan 99 Internet Consultant - involved in specifying, installing, configuring and supporting solutions for customers based on Internet technologies. Projects range from integration of email systems to setting up web servers, proxy servers, news and DNS to taking major roles in the setting up of Internet Service Providers in Turkey, Gibraltar, Russia and Jordan and the commissioning and ongoing support of a complete Managed Internet Connection for a major British oil company. Clients include many blue chip companies such as Orange, Fujifilm, BP, Unipart, Coutts.
94 - 95  Technical Manager responsible for all Support and Service, R&D and QA.
90 - 94  Software Support Engineer in the Technical Department. This role was of pre- and post-sales support of hardware and software as well as testing and documenting new products for the Production Department, training of customers and in-house staff on various products, site surveys for network installations and service calls. I was also involved in any project that required technical expertise and as such have ported software and been involved in tendering.
88 - 90  Customer Support and Service working from the office and on customer sites. Work included fault diagnosis and fixing of Vitesse (VME based) hardware, telephone support for Unix and OS-9 as well as associated software packages including Languages, Databases and 4GLs.
87 - 88  Production Engineer building VME based super-micros.
84 - 87  PYE UNICAM
  Three periods of work during the sandwich course totalling about 13 months. These included taking an EP-1 course (12 weeks) and a communications course (1 week). It also included a long period in the Research and Development Department. After leaving the sandwich course I continued to work in the R&D Department.

Clean driving licence
Interests: Rugby, Running, Squash, Skiing, Reading, Fishing