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Paul Andrew Gilman Secret Clearance San Antonio, TX Area • (229) 415-0478 • linkedin.com/in/paul-gilman • paul@paulgilman.net SUMMARY Transitioning as a mid-level manager from the military with a secret clearance. Recent analysis experience with the U.S. Presidential `red phone` and other high value assets instilled an awareness of how imperative information security is and sparked a desire to pivot into the Cyber Security field. Possesses executive maturity and a growth mindset with the innate desire to help cultivate others so they can succeed. An expert at automating Excel & Microsoft Office Products utilizing Visual Basic for applications as well as master in training systems and personnel instruction. SME in my field, adaptable, and eager to challenge myself and succeed in new endeavors. KEY SKILLS ▪ Secret Clearance ▪ Database Administration ▪ Visual Basic Coding ▪ Project Management ▪ Technical Instruction ▪ Sampling/Data Collection ▪ Personnel Leadership ▪ Quality Assurance ▪ Requirements Analysis ▪ Technical Writing ▪ Customer Service ▪ Resource Management EDUCATION Certificate, Information Security Analysis - Microsoft Software and Systems Academy, Microsoft; 2019 Baccalaureate of Science, Management - Wayland Baptist University; 2014 Associate of Science, Avionics Systems & Technical Instruction – Community College of the Air Force; 2006 CERTIFICATES CompTIA Security+, (Expected April 2019) SPLUNK Certified User, SPLUNK Fundamentals 1, Feb 2019 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Student, Cyber Security - Microsoft Software & Systems Academy, JBSA Randolph, TX 2019 MSSA is a 19-week technical training academy developed through a joint venture with Microsoft, Embry-Riddle, and DoD, leveraging college-accredited courses to prepare transitioning service members for civilian IT/Cyber opportunities • Acquired a strong foundation in information security, security tools & techniques, and systems analysis • Developed fundamentals of physical, logical and administrative security principles , and industry best practices • Achieved an understanding of user authentication, permissions, passwords, policies , and encryption procedures • Obtained knowledge of networking protocols, firewalls, network isolation, and systems testing tools and analysis Gained expertise in policy controls, incursions, securing & hardening systems, forensics, threat analytics and big data • Expanded knowledge of penetration testing, multifactor authentication, Firewalls, encryption and virtualization • Developed Forensics skills in data acquisition, crime/scene processing, disk forensics, reports, hashing and Metasploit • Worked with Database Security including data loss, recover, microscopy, Hadoop, optimization and administration Expanded technical proficiencies employing C, Python, Linux, SQL, PowerShell, Azure, AWS EC2 and Active Directory Knowledge utilizing networking & security tools: Kali Linux, Wireshark, SPLUNK, Nessus, Nagios, Nmap, and VMware • Configured Identity Access controls: LDAP, Windows Server, VPNs, Kerberos, Samba CIFS/SMB and Active Directory Manager, Software & Systems Development – Headquarters AETC/SAS, Randolph AFB, TX 3/17 - 12/18 Led team of software/web development/database personnel designing analysis tools for USAF acquisitions programs Slashed raw processing time from 4 weeks to 3 days; designed multiformat automated text extraction software • Saved $10M time-sensitive GPS Satellite Training System acquisition; rapidly repaired faulty database SQL code • Completely restored analysis database; automated functions/streamlined interface for 6+ acquisition programs/yr • Trained 20+ personnel on automating Microsoft Office products through Visual Basic programming language Department Manager, Training Requirements Analysis - Headquarters AETC/SAS, Randolph AFB, TX 1/14 – 3/17 Directed Training Analysis Specialists as part of AF training systems requirements, acquisition, design, and development programs – servicing 6 Major Commands and supporting acquisitions programs valued at $100B over 5 years Analyzed Presidential ‘Red Phone’ Joint Comm System; highlighted policy concerns & devised training objectives Generated complex reports & briefed senior leadership to execute critical training systems acquisition decisions • Analyzed Training System requirements/alternatives for $150M next-gen training aircraft & training devices Maintained and secured classified data processing equipment and enforced security policies across organization • Validated GPS Architecture Evolution Plan; analyzed 70K operational tasks provided actionable data to Sr leaders • Evaluated Special Ops advanced weapons platform; generated novel training systems solution for $10M package • Lead Subject Matter Expert for training systems acquisition; led tiger-teams supporting US & ally nation programs Squadron Resource Advisor/Safety/Emergency Manager - 23AMXS, Moody AFB, GA 5/12 – 1/14 Squadron commander's primary budget analyst and financial advisor; performs daily financial management operations and supports annual flying program operations. Generates long-term goals and prioritizes requirements. Supported 450 Airmen maintaining 48 A-10C combat aircraft valued over $336M for world-wide taskings/training ops Managed $220K annual budget, thwarted significant fiscal constraints and secured additional $170K EOY funds • Managed 6 cost centers & 12 Gov Purchase Card accounts supporting annual budget & Commander’s programs • Maintained inventory of $650K mobility equipment and developed software to streamline issue and accountability • Displayed sound resource management by reallocating and distributing $100K deployment equipment across base • Oversaw deployment/redeployment of 400+ personnel and $500K equipment & cargo supporting peacekeeping ops • Projected financial impacts and established long-range scheduling priorities to execute commander’s vision Revamped/automated 8 databases and management systems supporting employee safety and wellness initiatives • Designed & maintained squadron’s first ever SharePoint site—quickly became the model for the entire wing Specialist Manager, Flightline Operations – 23 AMXS, Moody AFB, GA 11/09 - 5/12 Responsible for inspection, repair, troubleshooting and modification of 24 A-10C aircraft valued at over $336M Supervised avionic section maintenance operations and performed advanced troubleshooting on all systems • Oversaw work assignments to ensure accomplishment of scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance • Ensured proper maintenance, technical data, tools and test equipment are available and properly utilized • Supported civilian tech reps in acquisition, repair, and manufacturing of non-available liquid oxygen test leads • Built automated management spreadsheet to coordinate assignments and availability for 50+ maintenance personnel • Directed in-depth troubleshooting and repair of elusive A-10 radio system malfunction -- ensured final fix for system Designed automated Excel program to convert/analyze/upload to web-based maintenance tracking system database • Managed $6M transfer of critical Aircraft Sniper Pods and supporting equipment to warfighters in Afghanistan Instructor Supervisor/Curriculum Manager/Technical Order Officer –365 th TRS, Sheppard AFB, TX 8/04-11/09 Led training operations and managed military & civilian instructors supporting F-15 & A-10 aircraft avionics systems Achieved professional Instructor Certification credentials through the Community College of the Air Force • Evaluated & certified instructors verified proficiency/qualifications/evaluation procedures/techniques/lesson plans • Managed 3 training aircraft/6 sims + support equip worth $150M and coordinated unscheduled repair/maintenance Monitored instructor time and classes to maximize effectiveness/directed training for nearly 250 students per year Maintained records/updated administrative/status reports/mentored & counseled students/recommended awards Taught 3K+ hours of podium lecture and hands-on training in advanced integrated avionics for F-15 & A-10 aircraft Managed command/control center during DoD real-world military personnel action during Hurricane Katrina Managed over 6K data training references and material for 5 different types of aircraft ensuring 100% accuracy Developed innovative entry level avionics courses/rewrote guides/developed slides/ensured course validity Managed $1M precision measurement test equipment account, ensured accountability, availability & performance Developed 10+ VBA automated PowerPoint presentations showing advanced avionics theory, saved USAF $25K dev
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