My name is Nicholas Thill, I'm an Energetic, dependable, and productive individual with high-level skills and disciplined farming background. Knowledgeable in networking, computer support, Windows configuration and troubleshooting, routing and switching, SAN storage devices, and High/Critical Management. Completed an Associate of Applied Science Degree in the Network Specialist program at Milwaukee Area Technical College in May 2012.
Nicholas Thill has so far in my life have had a intensive farming background. Growing up on a farm has allowed me to learn discipline and have hard working skills. Nicholas Thill is knowledgeable in networking, computers, software and hardware, social media, and troubleshooting. With 2 and half years of schooling at Milwaukee Area Technical College in the IT Network Specialist program I have gained a large knowledge in computers and networking components. Currently an IS Specialist on the Production Support Team at Kohl's Corporate Support Center in Menomonee Falls, WI.
Nicholas Thill's Background
Nicholas Thill's Experience
IS Specialist at Kohl's Corporate
May 2013 - Present | Menomonee Falls, WI
Monitor and troubleshoot all 1,150+ Kohl's Store Site Networks across the United States. Using vSphere Client, Netcool, SolarWinds, and multiple applications to assist in the troubleshooting of store LAN and hardware issues. Troubleshooting and monitoring of all HP Server hardware (Hosts, UPS, and SAN's), and High/Critical Incident Management. Incident management entails assisting with Level I Enterprise Operation Center, vendors, technicians, and the collaboration/communication between Tier III Support Teams. Also troubleshoot and resolve issues with store kiosk, computers, terminals, monitors, data cabling, printer's, RF guns, Gift Registries, Tablets, etc.
Network Operation Technician at Kohl's Corporate (TekSystems Contractor)
June 2012 - May 2013 | Menomonee Falls, WI
Monitor and troubleshoot overall Network issues for all 1,400+ Kohl's Department Store locations across the United States. Part of Level II Production Support monitoring store/corporate servers, SAN decives, hosts and UPS's, routers and switches. Provide support for stores, level I help Desk, vendors, Tier III support teams and our entire Enterprise Operation Center. Also provide High/Critical Incident Management.
Assistant Manager at Royal Ave Mobil
June 2010 - June 2012 | Belgium, WI
Assistant managing, cashier, cleaner, and overall stocking.
Assistant Farm Manager at Thill Family Farm
January 2000 - June 2012 | Belgium, WI
Feeding, cleaning, and milking of the cows
Driving machinery: tractors, skid loaders, choppers, swatters, farm trucks
Overall upkeep of farm and harvesting of the crops
Curb Stamper at Curb Envy
June 2011 - August 2011 | Port Washington, WI
Stamper of curber, smooth the curb, wheelbarrow mover, and sod removal
Packer at Kleen Test Products
June 2008 - June 2009 | Port Washington, WI
Worked as a Packer during the summer time during high school for 3 years.
Nicholas Thill's Education
Milwakee Area Technical College
2010 – 2012
Associate of Applied Science
Concentration: Information Technology Network Specialist
Activities: GPA: 3.8, Information Security Club Member, Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Team Member, Honor Student
Northern Ozaukee High
1996 – 2009
Concentration: General Education/High School
Activities: Honor Student, Varsity Wrestling
Nicholas Thill's Interests & Activities
Marketing, Social Media, Networking, Computers, Science, History, Computer security and upgrading, configuration and troubleshooting, Space/Universe , Technology, Nature, the Environment, Communication, Socialization, Family, interaction, Individually motivated and team oriented, and LIFE