Matthew Kilgore

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    Matthew Kilgore

    System Administrator and Software Developer

    About Me

    I am a system administrator by trade, I’ve been working in the IT industry since 2016, I’ve worked in school systems, manufacturing and small business. I love solving problems with unique cost effective solutions, often using open source to accomplish goals. I also actively contribute to open source projects such as Flarum.


    E2B Teknologies

    2019 – Current
    • Created automation scripts for AD user and group auditing
    • Managing PBX systems
    • Worked on RFID projects for client systems
    • Migrated from on-prem Exchange to O365
    • Completely overhauled server room cabling
    • Wrote custom PowerShell script for VLAN deployment to switches
    • Wrote Sage Intacct to PowerBI Middleware
    • Migrated SaSS product files from file share to Azure Blob Storage
    • Deployed WVD for internal ERP client
    • Moved on-prem infrastructure to Azure
    • Started deployment of Microsoft Intune
    • Started migration of PBX to MS Teams
    • Managing IT vendors and services

    Madison School District

    2017 – 2019
    • Wrote custom GPO/PowerShell to deploy DriveFileStream  (no MSI at the time)
    • Resolved computer issues for teachers and students
    • Repaired chromebooks
    • Resolved networking issues with network engineer
    • Maintained Inventory
    • Traveled between five school districts

    Lokring Technologies

    2016 – 2017
    • Deployed ExtemeDNC software for remote CNC files
    • Upgraded GageTrak software for QA
    • Deployed new engineering computers


    CompTIA A+

    A general industry certification that test basic knowledge in operating systems, hardware, troubleshooting, operational procedure, networking and security.

    CompTIA Network+

    CompTIA Network+ is the only industry certification that covers both wired and wireless networks. CompTIA's Network+ validates the knowledge and skills needed to troubleshoot, configure and manage wired and wireless networks found in companies around the world.

    CompTIA Security+

    CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification IT professionals should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on trouble-shooting to ensure security professionals have practical security problem-solving skills. Cybersecurity professionals with Security+ know how to address security incidents – not just identify them.

    CompTIA Project+

    The CompTIA Project+ examination is designed for IT professionals who coordinate or manage small-to-medium-sized projects.

    CompTIA CySA+

    CompTIA CySA+ applies behavioral analytics to networks to improve the overall state of security through identifying and combating malware and advanced persistent threats (APTs), resulting in an enhanced threat visibility across a broad attack surface.

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    ITILv3 Foundations

    The ITIL 3 Foundation certification is designed as an introduction to ITIL 3 and enables candidates to look at IT service management through an end-to-end operating model for the creation, delivery and continual improvement of tech-enabled products and services.


    Western Governors University

    2019 – Current
    BS Cyber Security and Information Assurance
    • Earned ITIL Certification
    • Earned CompTIA Net+ and Security+ Certs
    • Successfully completed 20 CUs in one term
    • Currently Attending

    Auburn Career Center

    2014 – 2016
    Computer Networking
    • Completed 30 hour general industry OSHA Training
    • Earned A+ Certification
    • Earned perfect attendance
    • Participated in the student ambassador program
    • Deployed windows network from scratch as a class project
    • Managed firewall to keep class network separate from school network