deanbowles's picture
United States
Current Role(s): 
Web Manager
(ORNL) Oak Ridge National Laboratory, (SNS) Spallation Neutron

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
Scilld.com, Bank of America, America Healthways, Harp & Associates
Industries Worked In: 
Healthcare, Construction, Finance, Research

Personal Info

Gender: 
male
Languages spoken: 
English
Bio: 

Summary
I created my first software application in 1993 and my first website in 1995. Since that time I have been
building web sites & apps, and have also worked as a systems engineer and security consultant. I have over 5
years experience developing Drupal sites.
To contact Dean, email dean.bowles@gmail.com or call 615-948-6570.

Drupal Certifications:
Acquia Certified Developer

Experience
Web Development Manager at (ORNL) Oak Ridge National Laboratory, (SNS) Spallation Neutron
Source 2015 - Present (1 year)
Responsible for maintaining and updating the neutrons.ornl.gov Drupal site, including module development,
site building, architecture and optimization. Also collaborate with Web Services in performing similar duties
for the ornl.gov Drupal site.

Drupal Module Development & Site Building at Scilld 2004 - 2015 (11 years)
Drupal module development and site building. Experience in website and database design and development.
Proven ability to jump into new projects and learn new technologies quickly. Initially, I was creating sites
utilizing javascript and PHP, as well performing network engineering and support tasks. Over 5 years ago, I
started evaluating CMS products. I quickly chose Drupal and started developing sites using it. I have since
transformed my offerings to Drupal only.
(Tools/Products: Drupal, PHP, Javascript, MySQL, MSSQL, Oracle, Git.)

QA, Data Integrity Verification at American Healthways 2003 - 2004 (1 year)
Designed and built web application for the purpose of analyzing complicated healthcare information as it
moved through the data warehouse. The purpose of which was to ensure data transformations didn't corrupt
the quality of data. Also responsible for creating and running ad hoc queries to verify data.

VP - Storage Product Manager at Bank of America 2002 - 2003 (1 year)
In this position I was storage product manager for over 6000 servers, 60,000 users with over 500 terabytes
of storage. A product manager investigates, selects and develops products for an organization. In this role
I evaluated and recommended storage solutions in a lab including tape drive technologies, library robotics,
SCSI, and Fibre Channel for move from direct attached storage model to storage area network behind server
farms.
I published standards and advisories to all parties concerned with IT support, communicated issues and
expectations to bank storage vendors and their responses/offerings back to technical and non-technical
personnel in the bank streamlining the issue resolution process and creating an efficient process for product
introduction to the bank.

VP - Senior System Engineer at Bank of America 1996 - 2002 (6 years)
In this position I supported the corporate network and servers in Tennessee and Kentucky maintaining a
99.95% uptime. My duties included a variety of responsibilities including: Managing backup storage process,
server configuration and support, and network device support. I was promoted from Officer to Vice President
in 1998.

Software Developer, Systems Engineer at Harp & Associates 1991 - 1995 (4 years)
In the early days of personal computing, a person had to wear a few hats. I developed a job and material
tracking program using VBA as well as helped with engineering roles. I performed support and integration
of File/Print and Mail servers, as well as administered the network allowing users to be more productive and
also managed technicians and contractors from a variety of vendors enabling deadlines to be met.

TCNA - Tenable Certified Nessus Auditor
CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional
LPT - Licensed Penetration Tester
ECSA – Certified Security Analyst
CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker
CHFI - Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator
CCNA - Cisco Certified Network Associate
MCSD - Microsoft Certified Solution Developer
MCSE - Microsoft Certified System Engineer
McData Certified Professional - SAN Implementer
CNE - Certified Novell Engineer

History

Member for
4 years 7 months