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Dustin Groh's CV

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Dustin Groh

Relationship-focused IT professional + high emotional intelligence + a knack for UX and design; based in Indianapolis, IN

πŸ’¬ Email / LinkedIn / Blog

πŸ‘©πŸΌβ€πŸ’» Experience

Premium Support Engineer @ SUSE (October 2023 - Present)
Open source software company specializing in Linux server and Kubernetes software

IT Manager @ August Mack Environmental Inc. (Feb 2023 - Present)
Environmental consulting firm with 7 locations and 200+ employees across the Midwest and Northeast USA

IT Manager @ Traders Point Christian Church (June 2017 - Feb 2023)
Multi-campus non-denominational church with 7 campus buildings across the Indianapolis metro area (5th fastest growing church in America, 2017)

πŸ“Œ Project Successes

Mobile Device Management (MDM) Rollout using Kandji (March 2020 - June 2022)
Managed device configurations and updates in a 75% Apple device environment

On-Prem Sharepoint to O365 Migration @ Traders Point Christian Church (Jul 2019 - Dec 2021)
Migrated locally hosted file server for staff data to cloud provider

Podcast Publishing Migration @ Traders Point Christian Church (March 2021 - July 2022)
Migrated hosting solution from AWS S3 to Captivate Podcasts

πŸ‘©πŸΌβ€πŸŽ“ Education

Bachelor of Arts in Information Technology Management
Cedarville University - Cedarville, OH (Aug 2014 - May 2017)

60 Credit Hours in Computer Science
Delaware County Community College - Downingtown, PA (2012 - 2014)

IT Leadership Residency Program focused providing experience to young leaders
Traders Point Leadership Residency - Whitestown, IN (2017 - 2018)

πŸ† Certifications

Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) @ Linux Foundation (October 2023)
The Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) program provides assurance that CKAs have the skills, knowledge, and competency to perform the responsibilities of Kubernetes administrators.

Apple Certified Support Professional @ Apple (July 2023)
This course introduces you to the skills, tools, and knowledge you need to support and troubleshoot Apple devices in a large organization as a level 1 or 2 help desk professional.

🎀 Creative Work

Co-Owner @ Dustin and Bree Photography (May 2017 - Present)
Photography company with a focus on weddings, families, and couples

Creator @ β€œBuild Something With Me” Youtube Channel (May 2020 - Present)
Showcasing and guiding through custom mechanical keyboard builds

✌ Homelab Projects

I self-host a blog all about infrastructure and homelabs using Ghost called Road to Homelab - check it out here.

TrueNAS
Network file server

pfSense
Router and Firewall

Proxmox Host
Running Docker on Ubuntu for containerization

Kubernetes
Small 3-node Lenovo Thinkcentre cluster running RKE2

Other
VMs used for sandboxing and testing

VPS
Linode running Tailscale and Uptime Kuma for monitoring my home services via the cloud