Eric L. Ostrom
South Denver Area


I am an experienced and certified Linux Systems Engineer. I enjoy designing and building Linux systems. I am interested in leading long term projects.




Professional Experience

Linux Systems Engineer
ZeroChaos (Charter Communications)
Centenial, CO (June 2015 - June 2017)

Linux systems engineer providing project and technical lead services to Charter Communications.

Linux Systems Engineer
Innovar Group
Littleton, CO (April 2014 - June 2015)

Linux systems engineer providing project and technical lead services to CenturyLink.

Professional Services Consultant
Onward Technologies
Centennial, CO (July 2013 - March 2014)

Administration and programming services for Pearson Learning Technologies.

Linux Administrator
Sun Plus Data Group
Lakewood, CO (Sept 2012 - Mar 2013)

Linux admin for the Dept. of Interior supporting a Novell SuSE Linux compute cluster.

Linux Systems Engineer
Insight Global
Englewood, CO (July 2012 - Sept 2012)

Linux systems engineer to mail service provider.

Linux Systems Engineer
Broomfield, CO (April 2011 - January 2012)

Linux systems engineer establishing a virtualized production infrastructure.

Linux Systems Engineer
Threshold Placement Services
Littleton, CO (March 2011)

Linux systems engineer for Oil and Gas Seismic Analysis Company, setup a clustered NAS using SCALE® equipment.

Linux Systems Engineer
Colorado Springs, CO (May 2010 - December 2010)

Linux systems engineer supporting an HPSA (opsware) application for large bank.

Linux Systems Engineer
Akamai Technologies
Englewood, CO (July 2007 - November 2008)

Linux systems engineer for content delivery network.

Senior Application Analyst
JPMorgan Chase
Houston, TX (October 2006 - March 2007)

Linux administrator on foreign exchange trading system using Murex and Sybase.

Operating Systems Architect
LSG Technologies
Englewood, CO (March 2006 - May 2006)

Architect providing design documentation to re-platform a system at Lockheed Martin.

System Administrator
L3 Titan Corporation
Colorado Springs, CO (September 2003 - September 2005)

System administrator providing production support and software development.

Senior Software Engineer
FedEx Corporate Services
Colorado Springs, CO (August 1999 - September 2003)

Software developer and software configuration manager (application lifecycle management) for NetReturn web-based returns management service.

Software Engineer
Tek Systems
Denver, CO (May 1998 - May 1999)

Streamlined software processes for telecommunications company.

Technical Consultant
Analyst International Corporation
Denver, CO (October 1997 - February 1998)

Analyze and remediate software for Y2K conversion.

Software Engineer
ITT Space Systems Division
Colorado Springs, CO (September 1995 - September 1997)

Programmer enhancing software modeling software (C-based).

Battelle Pacific North Labs
Richland, WA (1995)

Studied wavelet theory and its possible application to the analysis of the effects of anesthesia on the brain.



B.S. Applied Mathematics with minor in Computer Science
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs - College of Engineering (1987-1992)

Graduate Coursework

University of Iowa - Dept. of Mathematics (1992-1994)
Group Theory, Analysis I, Analysis II, Differential Equations, Matrix Theory, Topology, Abstract Algebra

Colorado State University at Ft.Collins - Dept. of Computer Science (2005)
Parallel Programming