aaronjacks.com - résumé

12 January 2005

Look forward to the new 'box style' version of this page sometime soon. I also need to add my current employment info. I hope to finish updating this page by the end of the month.
29 November 2004

I'm not searching for a job right now, but it's always good to keep the resume up to date. Seriously though, if you need a webpage developed or if you need assistance with a networking project, feel free to send me an email and I can put together a proposal.

A photo of me.


Aaron A. Jacks


My experiences as a network administrator, web developer, and my educational accomplishments are assets that will be used to the benefit of any company for whom I work. I have extensive experience in the training and supervision of personnel in various positions. I also have ten years of experience in the management of service operations.

Professional Experience

  Communication in Adults Research Group

Communication in Adults Research Group - UT Austin


January 2003

Web Developer

  • Designed the C.A.R.G. Website to allow Austin community members and professionals to learn about the effects of aging on communication and cognition in adult patients.
  • Developed the Website using the World Wide Web Consortium's Level A guidelines - the client's target demographic use assisted/alternate browsers.
  • Created detailed documentation and provided training for client's employees to allow them to maintain and expand the Website with minimal assistance.
  Philip Ewald Architecture

Philip Ewald Architecture Inc.


Computer Systems/Network Administrator

  • Increased employee productivity by designing and implementing a local area network for file and print sharing.
  • Improved access to information by installing and supporting WAN devices for research and client needs.
  • Facilitated communication by administering E-mail/Web servers and provided support to employees when necessary.
  • Experience with routers, hubs, switches, and firewalls. Support of multiple operating systems.

  Boston Market

Boston Chicken/Boston Market, Inc.


General Manager, Production Manager

  • Accountable for: P&L, purchasing, and control of inventory.
  • Responsible for hiring, training, and supervising a staff of up to 30 employees and 3 managers.
  • Ensured high standards of food quality and customer service while achieving profitability goals.
  • Improved communication with corporate management and customers through satellite uplink communication system at store #723.

  ARAMARK Corporation



Concessions Supervisor, Warehouse Supervisor

  • Experience in supervision, training, purchasing, warehousing, shipping, and delivery.
  • Supervised staff at the Houston Summit, the Cynthia Woods-Mitchell Pavillion,
    the Houston Arena Theatre, and Kyle Field at Texas A&M University.
  • Supported catering services for NBA World Championship Finals (1994 & 1995).
  • Experience with prototype network system connecting 100+ POS terminals (1995).

Educational Experience

  The University of Houston

The University of Houston, College of Technology

Bachelor of Science in Information Sysytems Technology

Dec. 2003

  • GPA: 4.0 Summa Cum Laude - Dean's Honor List & The National Dean's List (every semester).
  • Attended 2002 FBI Infragard Houston Conference as UH-COT student representative.
  • Study of Information Systems: application and database design and implementation.
  • Study of Computer Systems: computer and network design, configuration, management, and security.

  The University of Houston

The University of Houston, Conrad N. Hilton College

Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management

Dec. 1996

  • GPA in Major: 3.4 - Dean's Honor List (three semesters).
  • Study of hospitality management, marketing, accounting, law, loss prevention, controls, and decision support systems.
Last Update: 12 January 2005