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Mike Skuse – Online CV

I am an enthusiastic and motivated infrastructure engineer/test analyst with over six years of experience working in IT. During my career in IT I have gained multiple qualifications whilst completing an apprenticeship, gained multiple qualifications in the testing discipline and have also studied and completed a Foundation Degree in Science in Computing showing that I am able to handle multiple workloads, prioritise efforts and apply my skills to both studied and practical work. Through my work on an infrastructure upgrade project I have gained a strong knowledge of the Windows 7 operating system and developed customer interaction/communication skills.

Professional Qualifications

  • BCS / ISEB Intermediate Certificate in Software Testing
  • BCS / ISEB Foundation Certificate in Testing
  • ITIL V3 Foundation
  • Foundation Degree in Science in Computing (accredited by the University of Bath)

Technology & Skills

  • Windows 7 Support / Configuring
  • Canon / NT-ware Uniflow
  • PowerShell
  • Active Directory
  • Windows Server
  • SQL
  • File & Print Services
  • HP Service Center
  • VMware
  • HP Quality Center
  • Software Testing
  • Hardware Testing
  • Build Testing
  • SharePoint
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Project

Currently training towards:
Microsoft Certified IT Professional
SQL qualifications

Interests

  • Socialising – Dinner/board games with friends
  • Visiting theme parks
  • Strong interest in modern technologies and advancing knowledge on new products being developed – partly through beta software / operating system testing as well as maintaining a collection of WordPress websites.