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  1. 1. Cecil Thornhill 863-698-4504 4932 Rolling Greene Dr. Wesley Chapel, FL 33543 USA OBJECTIVE I am seeking a cybersecurity/architect/analyst position where I can apply my technical and business skills to support clients in meeting security and compliance goals for web scale cloud based IT systems as part of a growing, strong, diverse, coherent team delivering useful IT services, products and systems. EDUCATION University of South Florida Masters of Science in Cyber Security Concentration: Information Assurance University of South Florida Bachelor of information Technology, Major: Web Development AREAS OF EXPERTISE Cyber Security Information Architecture Data Science Enterprise Web Architecture/Cloud Architecture Information Architecture Data Science Software Start-up Business Management Software Development Management RELATED EXPERIENCE LongView International Technology Solutions, Inc., 11950 Democracy Drive Suite #275, Reston, VA, 20190 2015 - Present Sr. System Engineer Provide analytical, architectural, process, security and implementation support to federal and commercial customers. Principle projects include consulting services for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Enterprise Systems Engineering group. Consulting activities include enterprise architectural design, system and application design review, system performance assessment and capacity planning, engineering infrastructure assessment, data modeling best practice identification and ongoing support for operations of systems. Harris Inc., 1025 West NASA Blvd. Melbourne, FL 32919 2010 - 2015 System Engineer 4 Deliver analytical, architectural, and implementation support to Harris Healthcare customers. Principle projects include analytical consulting services to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Enterprise Systems Engineering group. Services provided include enterprise systems architectural and application design review, system performance assessment and capacity planning, engineering infrastructure assessment, data modeling best practice identification. Past tasks also include architectural design and implementation oversight for the Virtual VA project. Responsibilities included design and transformation of enterprise systems, including service components, enterprise disaster recovery implementation, and support for enterprise operations systems delivering paperless business processes for over 10,000 concurrent users. FIT Systems Inc., 1408 N. Westshore Blvd. Tampa, FL 33608 2006 - 2010 CIO Provide strategic direction and growth policy for corporate technology investment decisions, including capacity planning and platform selection. Design, manage, and supervise the information infrastructure and daily information technology operations, for the headquarters office and all remote sites. Establish standards and practices for internal IT operations. Plan IT budgets and manage IT expenditures. Establish strategic partnerships with related technology firms to support internal systems and business development efforts. Select IT service and equipment vendors and manage vendor relationships.
  2. 2. Cecil Thornhill Support federal business development by providing Sr. consulting and analysis services as required by the customer. Support federal and commercial sales efforts by providing analysis and review for technical proposals as needed. Provide business management and development support to the CEO as required. TRIRIGA Inc., Las Vegas NV 2000 - 2002 Lead Middleware Architect/Operations Liaison/SQA Manager Assist the Chief Software Architect in the selection of team members to support initial web-based enterprise management product suite under development. Coordinate with other Sr. Architects in the Database, Interface, Desktop Groups to support the design and implementation of the product architecture. Coordinate with the Marketing and Sales Groups as needed to support business objectives. Design product J2EE middleware architecture and technical approach. Manage the middleware development team during implementation and support phases of the product lifecycle. Act as primary interface between the VP of Operations the COO and the Development Department after product launch. Support Sr. management to provide operations status reports and development status reports on a daily basis. Supervise the daily operations of the SQA team responsible for both development and operational quality issues. Supervise the technical communications group responsible for on-line and print product documentation. Act as primary interface between the Customer Support Group, Operations, and Development Department to manage customer incidents. Supervise the deployment of all revisions or patches to the production environment, reporting to the COO, Chief Architect, and CEO as needed. MicroClinique, LTD., Orland FL 1998- 2000 Director of Development Act as primary architect working under the Chief Scientist for the federal web-based telemedicine/HIS interface system under development for the Department of Defense. Select and manage the development team members and supporting staff. Provide project management services to the federal customer for the telemedicine system under development. Support budget and financial management requirements of the firm and project. Provide direct support as an integrated team member of the federal project team responsible to all service branches participating in the project. Provide hands-on technical analysis and design as needed to support the project. Direct research projects as required to prototype new web technologies required by the project. Act as liaison between other project vendors developing sub-components and legacy systems related to the project. Select and manage physical locations for the firms Florida offices. Multimedia Medical Systems Inc., Orlando FL 1995 - 1997 Director of Development Select and manage the development team responsible for software projects and product in the Florida offices. Coordinate with my peers in the other software divisions and with Sr. management as a member of the corporate wide executive team for software products and services. Provide strategic analysis to Sr. management on web-based software projects, and telemedicine market issues. Supervise and support major customer installations of the telemedicine products. Act as project manager and chief architect for web-based products and research efforts on new products. Coordinate with corporate accounting to provide budgets and related cost management tools for Florida development efforts. Support the Sales Group as needed to promote business development. Provide technical support for academic partners producing research papers on telemedicine issues. Provided management support for the spin-off our the web-based telemedicine group to Micro-Clinque. md/tv Inc., Orlando FL 1994-1997 Software Development Manager Manage select the software team developing Internet and modem based telemedicine projects. Provide project management for telemedicine projects. Design, develop and manage Web-based and on-demand publishing medical travel safety products. Support major customer installations of the telemedicine product. Manage new product and new version releases. Provided management support to the transition team during the firm’s acquisition by Multimedia Medical Systems. NCSU School of Design Virtual Environment Lab Raleigh, NC 1992 - 1994 Research Associate Under PhD. Supervision, perform hands-on research on selected topics to support Lab grants. Perform specialized research and development for Advanced Media projects including print on demand, and interactive video. Develop prototype web-based teaching/learning aids to support the Architectural curriculum. Coordinate with the NCSU Academic Computing Department, Department of Library Sciences, NC and National Supercomputing Facility to support the implementation of prototype web technologies, including initial NCSA Web Server/Mosaic and CGI releases. Genesys Inc. 1990 - 1991 European Business Support Provide corporate representation to European business partners in England, Holland, France, Italy, and Austria.
  3. 3. Cecil Thornhill Provide technical marketing support to European business partners as needed. Provide special liaison and support services for IBM Europe. Provide long-term on-site support for major telemedicine product installations in France. Evaluate and analyze partners and markets for Sr. management. Mathematica Inc., Lakeland FL 1986 - 1990 President, Founder Establish and manage the creation of the company and all physical, financial and legal aspects of the corporation. Oversee the daily activities of the firm in conjunction with the Sr. management staff and supervisors. Plan and manage the strategic direction of the corporation. Plan and manage the financial activities and reporting of the corporation. Select and oversee banking, accounting, marketing, public relations, and legal vendor partnerships. Coordinate with legal counsel to assure the protection of all corporate intellectual property rights. Establish strategic corporate customer relationships and manage those accounts directly. Supervise the hiring and management of corporate employees and supervisors. Act as primary technologist responsible for technical vision, and execution products and delegation of project tasks. Directly provide product management for core commercial graphics software products. Establish national and international sales channels and distribution for commercial products. Establish OEM sales channels for numerous graphics software products. AFFILIATIONS / MEMBERSHIPS I am active in the various professional associations for the computer, graphics and telecommunications industry including the ACM, SIGGRAPH, IEEE and ITVA. I have participated in many inter-company forums and discussion groups. PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS 1988 American Computing Machinery Special Interest Group for Graphics Annual Conference and Convention Anaheim, California I chaired a user-sponsored forum on "Graphic File Formats and Data Interchange". 1989 Autodesk Thursday Forum Sausalito, California Topic: "Why TV - The Use of Television in Computer Scene Simulations" 1990 Autodesk Annual National Developer Forum University of California Santa Cruz, California Topic: "Tangible Dreams - Realistic Scene Simulation Using Photographic Techniques" 1995 Interactive Courseware (Paper) 1996 Web Based Adaptive Learning (Paper) 1996 Telemedicine and Managed Care (Paper) 1998 Java in Web Based Telemedicine (Paper) 1998 Emerging Technologies in Healthcare (Panel Discussion)