F. Davis Quarles
F. Davis Quarles


B. SE. Bachelor of Software Engineering
Auburn University

Cybersystems Operations Craftsman 3D052
USAF Technical School


• NIST 800-53 Compliance
• Risk Management Framework RMF
• Linux and Windows Systems
• Java, C++, Swift
• Ansible Automation
• Web Development, HTML, CSS,
• VMware ESXi, vSphere,
• Bash, Perl, Python, Powershell
• Customer facing consulting
• Amazon Web Services
• Active TS/SCI


Career Objective

My goal is to provide the highest quality Information Technology expertise to cus-
tomers and my employer. I bring a unique perspective on an organizations IT
challenges with my diverse experience across the fields of Systems Administra-
tion, Software Engineering, Cybersecurity, & Technical Customer Support. I thrive
in challenging, rapidly evolving work environments where I have responsibility
for the challenges and ownership of the solutions. I am deeply passionate about
my work, and continue to develop my skill set outside of work in my homelab; ex-
perimenting with and understanding new technology platforms and services, and
supporting some of the toughest customers around, roommates and friends.

Professional Experience

Senior ConsultantPresent
Booz | Allen | Hamilton, Pensacola NAS, FLMarch 2019

Support NETC N6 cyber security policy and implementation. Monitoring execution of EXORDs and IAVMs across a global enterprise. Devloping policy to increase cyber posture at all organizational levels. Compliance as Code initiative to decrease system security plan development time and effort.

Cybersecurity EngineerMarch 2019
COLSA, Eglin AFB, FLJanuary 2018

Lead and conduct cybersecurity risk assessments on Department of
Defense weapon/mission systems. Evaluate compliance with NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework controls and governance requirements. Assess policy, procedures, and technical implementations of security controls to assign residual risk and review mitigation. Determine systems technical compliance with DISA STIGs across varied operating systems and devices such as; RHEL 5, 6, 7, Windows 7, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008R2, 2012, & 2016, Solaris, IBM AIX, Cisco IOS & NX-OS. Responsible for preparation of test plans encompassing test objectives, and logistical support. Produce test reports as for authorizing official, assessing and assigning residual risk in a system. Briefing customers on their risks and advising them on policy, system architecture and technical implementations to reduce risk.

Software Quality Assurance EngineerDecember 2018
C3 Networx, San Diego, CAFebruary 2016

Final integration of multiple developer’s code bases into the Joint Space Operations Center Mission System. Build and analayze source code for security vulnerabilities utilizing HP Fortify. Installation of
applications into development and production environments at multiple locations on Red Hat, Windows2008R2, and Windows 2012 systems. Maintenance of enterprise datacenter systems utilizing VMWare VSphere, Cisco UCS, DELL/EMC Storage, Nimble Storage. Lead technical role in automation and devops modernization efforts utilizing Ansible with powershell and bash scripting which significantly increased bandwidth and throughput of department.

Web Developer & System AdministratorJuly 2014
OCV, Auburn, ALJanuary 2014

Design and implement custom content management systems for various clients, including custom Drupal module development for specific business processes. Maintenance of production and in-house development servers, including mitigation of heartbleed vulnerability. Led implementation of LDAP authentication integration effort, resulting in a 70% reduction time spent onboarding.

Operations Controller, Cybersystems Operator 3D052January 2014
USAF, Montgomery, ALAugust 2010

Directed Daily Call Center Operations for the USAF Enterprise Service Desk, supporting IT needs of 600k+ customers, Coordinated tier 1 & 2 network incident response for multiple major outages affecting 50k+ users. Skilled Technician in client and server troubleshooting and account active directory and exchange support. Advised Commander on work force improvement optimization efforts resulting in a savings of 6,000 man hours per month. Implemented and Coded Quality Assurance Program and data analysis
resulting in a 30% improvement in Remedy Ticket resolution rates, as well as improved call quality across multiple key performance indicators.