Don Lachlan
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Don is a highly-resilient and moderately scaleable cyborg ninja who can build a bootstrap environment, birth systems with proper configurations, make and deploy builds, monitor for event faults and performance issues, fix those in his sleep and do all of this while emphasizing cost, time and quality (choose two).


Professional Experience

Lead Enterprise Automation Engineer, ING US, Atlanta, GA: September 2011 - August 2014


Linux System Administrator, The Weather Channel Interactive, Atlanta, GA: Dec.  2006 – Apr. 2010


UNIX System Administrator, EarthLink Inc., Atlanta, GA: Dec. 2004 – Dec. 2006


NMS UNIX System Engineer, EarthLink Inc., Atlanta, GA: Aug. 2002 – Dec. 2004


Systems and Network Technician, EarthLink Inc., Atlanta, GA: Dec. 2000 - Aug.  2002


Lead Technical Support Representative, EarthLink Inc., Atlanta, GA: Oct. 1999 - Dec. 2000

Production Electrician, Rector-Roberts Productions: Letters From The Front 1998 Tour


System Administrator, Georgia Institute of Technology: Aug. 1997 - May 1999


Facilities Manager/Production Technician, Georgia Institute of Technology: July 1997 - July 1999


Production Technician, Various: 1997-2001




Georgia Institute of Technology, College of Computing




Microsoft MCP Windows 2000 Server


Microsoft MCP Windows 2000 Professional


CompTia A+


CompTia Network+


Other Training


Solaris System Performance Management


Veritas Foundation Suite