Scott Robbins

New York, NY


Creative, bi-lingual self-starter, with strong customer service background, seeks IT position where I can further develop and grow, preferably in a primarily Unix, BSD, or Linux environment in NYC area. A chance to use Japanese language skills is a plus. Experienced in both Linux/FreeBSD administration and desktop support of Windows and OSX.


New York Internet, New York City, NY 2013 -Present

Systems Administrator


Competitrack, Long Island City NY 2007 -2013

Linux Administrator

Mid-sized ad tracking company

Starlo Fashions, New York City, NY 2000 -2007

Network/Systems Administrator

Mid-sized fashion company


MCSE NT4.0, Windows 2000, (Early Achiever Award), MCP+I, CCNA (These were obtained in 2000)


Contributed patches for several FreeBSD ports as well as patches to documentation. Several articles on CentOS wiki. Moderator on CentOS forum.

Web site at is well known for newcomer friendly documentation.

Moderately fluent in spoken Japanese, with some reading and writing capability. Able to write the two phonetic alphabets and approximately 500-600 ideographic characters (kanji), capable of reading perhaps 100 more. Completely conversant with all levels of speech from Keigo (polite speech) to regional slang.