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Derryn Jones
[Address Withheld]
High School Name:
Montmorency Secondary College, Para Rd, Montmorency, 3094
Dates of attendance
Commenced: Feb 2003
Graduated: Dec 2008

VCE Certificate: Achieved, 2008

Tertiary Institute Name:
Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE,
Course: Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering
Dates of attendance
Commenced: February 2009
Completed: December 2012

Areas of Study: Cisco CCNA, Cisco CCNA Security, Microsoft MCTS, MCITP [Server Administrator], Linux+, Computer Assembly, Java Programming, C Programming, Web Programming (PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML+ CSS), Occupational Health and Safety, Ensure Team Effectiveness, Troubleshoot low-voltage single circuits, fabrication of electro-technology components (creation of Ethernet cabling, basic soldiering skills)

Tertiary Institute Name:
Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE,
Course: Certificate IV in IT (Networking)
Dates of attendance
Commenced: July 2009
Completed: December 2009

Areas of Study: Project Management, Use of project management tools such as Microsoft Project and Microsoft Excel

Work Experience

Freelance Data Entry for a church database website (, my job was to assist the owner parsing and checking the data entered into the online form. All work was done remotely via a web interface, communication with site’s owner via Skype.

YPRL (Yarra Plenty Regional Library), Eltham Branch

1 Week of Work Experience, involving general library activities such as putting away books, retrieving books/cds/dvds for reserved loans and delivering packages to nearby bookstore.


$1000 NMIT Study Grant from Dell Australia, for Educational Achievement.  


Native Language: English

Basic Computer Skills: Highly Competent in the operation of most Microsoft Office (2003,2007,2010) products including Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Publisher, PowerPoint. Also fairly competent in Visio and Project Also know how to use (the basics of) Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Acrobat.

Advanced Computer Building Skills: Highly Competent in the selection of parts, building, and the configuration of Personal Computers - along with installation of both Windows and Linux operating systems and their subsequent configurations. Knowledge of VM (Virtual Machine) software and its operations. Specifically, Oracle VirtualBox.

Networking: Highly competent in setting up Peer-to-Peer networks, IP Addressing, DHCP configuration.

Troubleshooting PCs: Skilled at tracing down problems within computer systems by use of diagnostic tools (such as MemTest 86+ for memory, SMART Utilities for Hard Drives) for testing both hardware and software. I have worked with PCs most of my life, I have learnt over the years the symptoms of specific faults and their diagnosis/remedy.