Rebecca Elliott

Proven problem solver with a passion for automating and streamlining processes.     15+ years of Information Technology experience in a variety of positions.  Member of #NetAppATeam #vExpert

Waldorf, Maryland


Active DoD Top Secret Clearance (2015)


Consulting Engineer -  IronBrick (Washington, DC)


  • Provide onsite support for storage, virtualization, and Solarwinds deployment at Department of State.
  • Deploy and manage FlexPod solution for three sites (lab, production, and DR site).  

Sr. Systems Administrator - Resource Management Concepts, Inc.  (Indian Head, Maryland)  

2013 - 2018

  • Documents any infrastructure, server and software changes in Configuration Control Board (CCB). Requests and  creates implementation steps in Plan of Action and Milestones for all CCB requests.
  • Administers vSphere 6 environment and associated storage using PowerCLI and Web Client.
  • Manages and maintains multiple NetApp clusters serving over 150+ TB of data using NAS and SAN protocols.
  • Manages data backups using Commvault, SnapCenter, SnapVault, and SnapMirror for disaster recovery purposes.
  • Coordinates and manages third-party software updates through SCCM and other automated scripts like PowerShell.
  • Coordinates updates and troubleshoots issues for Apache and Tomcat web servers.
  • Hardens servers using DISA STIGs for Java, Dotnet Framework, and other web-related applications.  Remediates server vulnerabilities discovered via ACAS.

Sr. Systems Administrator
- Engility (Indian Head, Maryland)  

2010 - 2013

  • Streamlined and automated update scripts for IAVA compliance, made related group policy changes, managed tape libraries and backup solutions using Commvault, and other tasks as needed.
  • Previously, supported RCIED repository project using OOTB SharePoint 2007 and using JavaScript.  Also, developed solution for displaying Lexicon with XSLT using XML generated from SQL Server Database.

Web Developer
- L-3 Communications (Arlington, Virginia)

2008 - 2010

  • Created and maintained both static and dynamic content and applications for Army G-1 Internet and Intranet web sites using ASP and SQL Server.  Created server side and client side input validation functions for all forms.
  • Served as backup system administrator for Windows 2003 and Microsoft SQL 2005 database servers.


Software Engineer for  L-3 Communications  (Washington, DC)
2006 to 2008

  • Provided level 1 and level 2 help desk application support for Infoweb, a portal supporting over 10,000 users.
  • Troubleshot and recommended solutions for system, browser and user issues to Chief Infoweb Architect.
  • Assisted with creating JavaScript and CSS improvements to Infoweb.

Systems Analyst for Titan/L-3 Communications (Lexington Park, Maryland)
2004 to 2006

  • Created and updated both static and dynamic content using ColdFusion MX, JavaScript and SQL Server for use on Intranet.
  • Created Project Management using ColdFusion, JavaScript, and HTML for use on intranet by senior management.

Associate Software Engineer for Alion Science and Technology (Rockville, Maryland)
2001 to 2004

  • Promoted to Associate Software Engineer in 2002, formerly Assistant Software Engineer.
  • Acted as webmaster for three government websites.  Created and updated both static and dynamic content on at least 5 government websites using HTML, ASP, and Each site averaged over 100,000 hits per month.
  • Extensive experience in creating Section 508 compliant or accessible pages.


Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management, Minor in Journalism  - University of Maryland University College (Adelphi, Maryland)  
Earned degree in


Certified Information

Systems Security Professional (CISSP)  (3/2016)

NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer - SAN (9/2016)

NetApp Certified Data Administrator, Clustered Data ONTAP  (06/2015)

NetApp Certified Storage Associate - Hybrid Cloud (12/2016)

Linux+ (05/2015)

Certified ScrumMaster (05/2015)

Security+ ce (12/2012)


VMware,  NetApp, SAN, NAS, Commvault, PowerShell, Linux, Windows Server 2003-2012,  SharePoint, Web Development, Information Security