About

General

I currently reside in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada working as a Systems Engineer for an Interactive entertainment firm specializing in Middleware. Additionally, I volunteer on the council for my strata corporation as President.

Professional

A flexible IT professional with experience working hands-on in heterogeneous IT environments since 2005, and a computer enthusiast since 1994. Experienced in planning, implementation and troubleshooting of operating systems, and business applications. Strengths include strong knowledge of commonly used security practices, enterprise virtualization solutions, and implementing IT best practices.

Certification

  • Sophos UTM/Astaro Certified Engineer (ACE)
  • CompTIA Linux+ Certified Professional
  • Sun Certified System Administrator for Solaris 10 OS
  • Oracle Identity Administration and Analytics 11g: Certified Implementation Specialist
  • OPN Certified Specialist

Hobbies

  1. Music is a passion of mine, I enjoy collecting albums of both old and new recordings and pride myself in my large, and diverse collection. I also enjoy attending concerts and critiquing peoples music.
  2. Volunteering my Computer Skills, as computers are a large part of my life, I take pleasure in reverse engineering programs to see how they work.
  3. TV series viewing, I am an avid viewer of TV series and prefer them over movies due to their length and serial nature. Some of my favourite TV shows include Dexter, NCIS, The Mentalist and Castle.
  4. Photography, Taking pictures of people, and places. I am a proud owner of a Nikon D7100Canon PowerShot G9, and Canon PowerShot SD1000.

Contact

E-mail & Instant Messaging

You can contact me by email or Jabber/XMPP via peter (at) kieser (dot) ca.