Taylor Jolin is a Technology Solutions Consultant with over 15 years of experience in the technology field. He has been a consultant for his own company, Jolin Consulting, for almost eight years with his primary focus being network design and security.
Taylor began his career in technology in 2004 by enlisting in the U.S. Air Force. In 2007, Taylor transitioned to the U.S. Army and served as a Signal Support Systems Specialist until 2013, when he was medically separated from the military.
Following his departure from the military, Taylor was soon employed by Comcast Cable as a Technical Support Analyst. His crowning achievement as an Analyst was developing a process which reduced the company’s spending on technical support and engineering, ultimately saving the company 3 million dollars.
Taylor left Comcast for MDCommerce, then Cascade Billing, in 2015 to serve as an I.T. Administrator. At MDCommerce, Taylor traveled the country deploying and managing Electronic Medical Records management systems to hospitals and clinics.
Since 2016, Taylor is serving as a Network Engineer for Puget Sound Educational Service District, which provides various support services to all 35 schools districts in Pierce and King Counties of Washington State.
In his free time, since 2011, Taylor has been running Jolin Consulting L.L.C., which serves to provide technology solutions to medium and small-sized businesses; as well as operate as an umbrella for other creative and business ventures.
Taylor is also an accomplished musician, amateur animator, and trained chef.
Network EngineerNov 2016 - PresentPuget Sound Educational Service District
Responsible for maintaining a reliable, secure and efficient data and voice communications network. Daily activities include; deployment of, configuration of, maintenance of, and monitoring of all network equipment in order to ensure smooth network operation.
Technology Solutions ConsultantApr 2011 - PresentJolin Consulting
Founder and principal technology consultant providing affordable and scalable solutions to small and medium sized businesses.
I.T. AdministratorFeb 2015 - Nov 2016MDCommerce INC.
Responsible for designing, implementing, and managing company's computer systems and networking assets while adhering to HIPAA healthcare security standards and ISO 21188:2006, Public key infrastructure for financial services; practices and policy framework.
Technical Support ExpertSep 2013 - Feb 2015Comcast Cable Corporation
Identified incident trends and developed methods and procedures for technical support requests.
I.T. ManagerAug 2011 - Aug 2013United States Army
Served as Information Technology department manager for an organization of 2000+ personnel. Managed and trained 18 technicians resulting in six being promoted within the organization and one being selected for assignment as a network administrator for The United States White House Communications Team.
Network EngineerMar 2011 - Aug 2011United States Army
Responsible for designing organizational LAN and WAN networks for an organization of 1250+ personnel at the Layer-2 and Layer-3 O.S.I. levels. Supervised a network and system administration team whose primary role was implementation of and conducting maintenance on network hardware and software utilized for daily operations.
Network Security SpecialistFeb 2010 - Mar 2011United States Army
Served as the Information Security Officer (ISO), ensuring security of network assets and data at rest. Responsible for ensuring that networked assets were up-to-date and free of any vulnerabilities and threats to daily operations.
Network AdministratorSep 2008 - Feb 2018United States Army
Planned, supervised, and implemented the installation, operation, and maintenance of three separate networks and corresponding equipment to include; 20 switches, five routers, and two servers in five locations.
System AdministratorSep 2007 - Sep 2008United States Army
Lead technician for a help desk providing a complete baseline and repair service for a 1000+ client organization.
Desktop Support TechnicianSep 2005 - Sep 2007United States Air Force
Subject matter expert for all organizational desktop hardware and software devices. Served as primary point of contact for end users providing an excellent customer support experience.
Information Technology2020Columbia Southern University
Audio Mastering Techniques2017Lynda
IT Security Foundations2017Lynda
Java 8 Essential Training2017Lynda
Learning Network Routing2017Lynda
Heartbleed Tactics for Small IT Shop2015Lynda
Learning IT Security2015Lynda
Music Production - Mixing2015Lynda
Raising Startup Capital2015Lynda
Cisco Certified Network Associate: Routing and Switching2014Cisco
CSS Positioning Best Practices2014Lynda
HTML Essential Training2014Lynda
Managing a Hosted Web Site2014Lynda
Microsoft Technology Associate2014Microsoft
Microsoft Certified Professional2014Microsoft
Web Foundations Associate2014CIW
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Satcom On The Move2010Raytheon
Electronic Warfare Officers Course2009United States Navy