Traditional IT resume templates keeps things simple, so your work history can do all the talking. This design also enables you to make the best use of white space and help balance your career profile nicely on the page. Take a look at our traditional resume example to see how you can write and format a strong resume.
Looking over our free traditional IT resume templates will teach you how to write a resume to excel in your competitive industry.
Traditional Resume Pros and Cons
This template specifically was designed to meet the needs of applicants who want to tell the tale of their professional history in a narrative format. Nothing is overdone, hidden, or made to distract your reader in general.
- Pros: Simple organization allows you to tailor your resume for different jobs
- Pros: Hiring managers will have no trouble reading your resume
- Cons: Employment gaps will be obvious; be ready to discuss them
- Cons: You miss an opportunity to inject your personality
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Seasoned Information Technology Senior Specialist with 16 years of experience in technical support, asset management, and network administration. Expertise in installing, configuring, and maintaining hardware and software across multiple platforms within corporate settings. Proven leadership skills that align team goals and provide guidance to customers to quickly resolve technical issues and maximize satisfaction.
Information Technology Senior Professional
6/1/2013 – Current
New York Medical College – New York, NY
Research, install, configure, and troubleshoot hardware and software on desktops, laptops, servers, mobile devices, and peripherals.
Proactively manage computer systems in active directory setting, and provide comprehensive IT support to customers within facilities management department.
Support critical IT systems and equipment while maintaining performance standards.
Manage procurement, development, and maintenance of IT activities, including file and print servers, application services, active directory objects, and GPO, LAN, WAN, and RAS access.
Administer application and database support for IT systems critical to daily operations such as Maximo Asset Management and Kronos timekeeping.
IT Systems Administrator
4/1/2006 – 5/1/2013
Stiles Risk Management – New York, NY
Designed and implemented complex LAN and WAN systems to support enterprise-wide applications and large-scale computing applications.
Quickly responded to IT support tickets to resolve diverse range of issues, including hardware replacement and troubleshooting complex development issues across multiple platforms.
Facilitated deployment of internally developed software to development, QA, and production environments in partnership with development and release management teams.
Installed, configured, and maintained multiple server environments and ensured proper integration with other company systems.
Managed databases to drive security, data integrity, and disaster recovery initiatives.
Planned and implemented system security procedures, including firewalls, host and client access, file permissions, and user accounts.
Designed and implemented server and data level disaster recovery plans.
Monitored servers, applications, and servers to ensure availability and adherence to SLAs.
IT Support Specialist
7/1/2000 – 3/1/2006
Clinton Investments – New York, NY
Delivered technical assistance and support for incoming queries and issues relating to computer systems, software, and hardware.
Investigated and resolved issues with LAN, WAN, and associated systems.
Responded to messages from customers seeking help and walked customers through problem-solving process; followed up with customers to ensure issue resolution and satisfaction.
Bachelor of Science: Computer Science, 2000
Barnard College — New York, NY