132 West Way

Bournemouth

Dorset

BH9 3DY

 

Telephone:              01202 520519

Mobile:                   07966 558820

Email Address:          kevin_f_martin@hotmail.com

Web Site:                http://www.kevmartin.com

Date of Birth:           16th September 1981

Nationality:              British

 

Personal Profile

 

I am a keen, kind and conscientious individual with an outgoing personality. I work well on my and also as a valued member of a team. I communicate well with others and am able to work with people of any age or background. I can take responsibility for all my actions and am able to use my own initiative. I have a broad range of skills that I am often called upon to use through both work and at university. I am always determined and am constantly seeking to further my knowledge in all areas, not just computing.

 

Technical Skills

 

I have a vast knowledge of IT skills including:-

 

Software: MS Dos and Windows operating systems, Small Business Server 2000 / 2003, Mac OS, Red Hat Linux AS 2.1, 9 and 7.2, Sun Solaris, Microsoft Office 97 – 2003 including advanced use of Excel and Access, Apache and IIS Web Servers, Oracle, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash and Director.

 

Programming Languages / Concepts: Borland Delphi, Pascal, C, Visual Basic, HTML, Java, PHP, JavaScript, SQL, Perl CGI Scripting and ASP.

 

Hardware: Specify, diagnose, repair, build and upgrade to a variety of computer systems and components, including: Itanium I & II, Xeon, all versions of Pentium & Centrino based systems and servers, RAID, Gigabit and Wireless networking.

 

Other: Server configuration and customisation, including DHCP, Routing, Email and File Sharing on both Red Hat Linux and Windows 2000 / 2003 Server. Routine System Backups and system imaging, File retrieval and migration. IP Addressing.

 

Education

 

2000 - 2004

BSc (Hons) Computing – Grade 2:2Bournemouth University

 

Skills studied include: Oracle Databases, Programming, Advanced use of Unix, system design, requirements engineering, computer law, usability engineering, internet application development and networking.

1998 – 2000

BTEC National Diploma in IT ApplicationsBournemouth and Poole College of Further Education

 

Computer Fundamentals, IT Applications, Office Skills & Technologies and Computer Installation & Maintenance.

1993 – 1998

Summerbee Senior SchoolBournemouth

 

·   8 GCSE’s including English, Maths and Science, Grades B – F

RSA Leisure and Tourism, Foundation

 


Achievements to Date

 

 

Work Experience

 

Sep 2003 – Present &

Nov 1997 – Jun 2002

Ashton Waverley Computers

Sales and Technical Assistant within a retail environment

Install, sales, repair, support and build of computer systems, networks and related products; website design; software development using Excel and Access; software support – Windows, MS Office, other key applications.

July 2002 – Aug 2003

Intel Corporation UK

Internship as EMEA Demo Depot Support

Working in a small team of 4 providing delivery and support of equipment to approximately 80 mainly internal customers throughout Europe. Major concentration on server and networking technologies such as Itanium, Xeon, Gigabit networking and Wireless. Other duties included selecting and procuring products for use with depot equipment; providing desktop systems support; implementation and management of the teams own gigabit network, primarily used for system imaging; supporting and attending events such as Intel Developer Forum, Berlin and Mobility Summit, Munich.

Nov 2000 – Jun 2002

BP / Safeway – Westway

Shop and Petrol Forecourt Assistant.

Jan 2000 – Apr 2000

Big Bamboo Company

Web Site Design and general IT consultation.

Jun 1999 & Oct 1997

Siemens Environmental Systems Ltd

College / School Work Placement.

 

General Skills gained: Communication across different mediums, dealing with customer’s enquiries, office skills, report and presentation skills, cash handling, negotiating and increased motivation.

 

Interests      Computing, Cinema, Home Electronics, Ten-pin Bowling, Socialising

 

Referees

Educational Reference:

 

Dr. M. Jones

Principal Lecturer

Bournemouth University

Poole House

Talbot Campus

Fern Barrow

Poole

Dorset

BH12 5BB

 

Tel: 01202 595062

Email: mwjones@bournemouth.ac.uk

Employment Reference:

 

Mr C. Beale

Manager

Ashton Waverley

97 Commercial Road

Bournemouth

Dorset

BH2 5RT

 

Tel: 01202 789269

Email: cdb@awc.co.uk