Matt Owen


Identity Management & Infrastructure Architect

Career Profile

A senior technology specialist, with expansive technical knowledge of many key disciplines coupled with extensive experience of delivering effective solutions in to complex environments. Has a proven track record of delivering successful projects and maintaining high levels of service by managing the full capabilities of both direct and virtual global teams. Actively seeks roles to effect change for the benefit of the organisation.

Professional Accreditations

Management and Leadership

  • Responsible for major projects and team management
  • Commonly reporting into global heads and other senior management
  • Directs Desktop and Infrastructure strategy for the region and/or globally
  • Direct influence on IT purchasing decisions
  • Promotes up-skilling within teams via mentoring and training
  • Drives global technology discussions around new solutions and products
  • Encourages knowledge sharing in a collaborative environment

Design & Implementation

  • Designed and implemented several Large scale identity management solutions.
  • Designed and implemented several multi-site Active Directory solutions
  • Designed and implemented several Enterprise wide ‘corporate desktop’ solutions
  • Implemented enterprise wide bespoke automated file access control update
  • Implemented bespoke low-bandwidth application deployment system for remote workforce
  • Implemented Replacement VPN system for board level executive users
  • Created reference design documentation for many large scale projects

Technical Knowledge

  • Windows Server 2000-2019, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7-10
  • Microsoft Active Directory Design & Implementation
  • Group Policy Design, Implementation, Security, Backup and Replication
  • Application Deployment & Configuration (incl. MSI packaging)
  • Microsoft Business Desktop Deployment 2007 (BDD)
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2008 and 2010
  • Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 (SMS / OSD)
  • Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 (SCCM)
  • Microsoft Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
  • Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK)
  • Microsoft Identity Lifecycle Management 2007 (ILM)
  • Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (FIM)
  • Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 (MIM)
  • VMWare ESX 3.x, VMWare LabManager 2.5
  • Basic Linux Administration
  • Good Knowledge of most networking protocols; DNS, DHCP, WINS etc.
  • Programming Languages: VB.NET, C#, VBS, ADSI, WMI, ASP, XML/HTML, Javascript, Perl

For more information please download my cv or contact me on the above email address or phone number. I am always happy to discuss possible employment opportunities, professional networking, and other business related topics.

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