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Systems Design Planning and Integration

Skilled Professional with more than fifteen years experience in the technology field and eight years in manufacturing / engineering environments, including serving as Computer Systems Engineer for Valley Precision, Inc. a multi-million dollar manufacturing company.  Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills.  Proven ability to implement technology-based solutions for business problems.  Developed policies and procedures for cost reduction and improved methods.


Skills Summary

Operating Systems:  MS-DOS, Windows 3.1, 95, 98, NT 4.0, Windows 2000, , Windows XP/Vista/7

Networking:  LAN, TCP/IP, WINS, DHCP, DNS, Active Directory, DSL, Fax Server.

Network Application Software:  Microsoft Server 2000 & 2003, Microsoft Small Business Server, Exchange Server 5.5, 2000 & 2003, Microsoft ISA Server 2000 & 2003, OWA, Symantec Backupexec.

Hardware:  IBM, Dell, Hewlett Packard, Compaq.

Programming Languages:  Visual Basic, Access, Crystal Reports, ODBC.

Web:  IIS, FrontPage, Dreamweaver, Fireworks.

Desktop Application Software:  MS Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, JobBOSS (manufacturing control software), Abra Payroll, GE Desktop EDI, AutoCAD, Pro/Engineer, SmartCAM, FeatureCAM, Grizzly DNC, Peachtree Accounting.

Certifications:  MCSE +Security




VITA/Northrop Grumman                                                  2008-Present

Working for Northrop Grumman's Virginia Information Technology Agency (VITA) Program, which is a 10 year, $2B program, responsible for providing end-to-end IT Infrastructure to the Commonwealth of Virginia.

System Administrator/Network Engineer

  • Provide network and server support to multiple agencies.

  • Able to diagnose and resolve complex problems involving servers and network infrastructure.

CONTRACT                                                                        2005-2008

Working with various companies on a contract basis providing basic to advanced computer and network support.

Contract Network Administration

·         Provide network support to multiple agencies in the form of system upgrades, architecture implementation and site surveys.

·         Able to support multiple companies with time sensitive support.

NTC, INC., Harrisonburg, Virginia                                         2004-2005

A local telecommunications company providing quality telephone, cable and high speed networking services to off-campus housing communities in major cities from Maryland to Florida.

Computer Network Administrator

·         Oversee company’s information systems reporting to Company President, supporting multi-platform, multi-location infrastructure.

·         Improved uptime and service capability by streamlining in place technologies to maximize system performance.

·         Individually supported over 100 clients


VALLEY PRECISION, INC., Waynesboro, Virginia            1995-2004

A local manufacturing company providing quality precision sheetmetal and machined parts to such companies as General Electric, DuPont and Biotage in Virginia.

Computer Systems Engineer

·         Oversee company’s information systems reporting to Company President, supporting single-platform, single-location infrastructure.

·         Improved company operations by installing computers systems to automate accounts payable operations.

·        Reduced errors and paper load by installing Peachtree Accounting and training office personnel on the use to integrate AP, AR, GL and Payroll.

·         Improved company operations by installing Microsoft Small Business Server and adding Email, Internet and fax capability to the company infrastructure.

·         Improved efficiency and reduced costs of manufacturing by evaluating and installing manufacturing control software used to improve the flow of jobs through the manufacturing process.

·         Improved customer service by installing EDI software.


CRUTCHFIELD CORPORATION, Charlottesville, Virginia 1993-1995

A mail-order home audio and electronics company with two retail locations in central Virginia. 

Computer Department Manager, Harrisonburg, Virginia Retail Outlet

·         Train Salesman on the use, operation and sales of retail computers

·         Maintained computer area and setup retail demonstration units

·         Established pricing levels for computer equipment

·    Sales of computer systems and components to personal and business consumers

·         Configure purchased equipment to customer specifications

·         Ordered product

·         Worked in assistant managerial position

·         Opened and closed store

MOUNTAIN MICRO, INC., Charlottesville, Virginia           1993-1993

A local retail computer sales company. 

Purchasing Manager

·         Order computer products for three separate store fronts

·         Research and evaluate new products

·         Systems configuration

·         Systems repair

TECHNOLOGY EXPRESS, INC., Nashville, Tennessee      1990-1991

A local retail computer sales company. 

Corporate Sales

·         Personal Computer Sales

·         Technical Support

·         Computer Technician

·         Customer Training

References available upon request.


Robert L. Clark
1818 S Talbott Pl
Waynesboro, VA 22980
(571) 970-9118 home
(540) 470-0464 cell

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