Scott Sundance Gruher

30 Feary Crescent, Takaka, Golden Bay, Tasman 7110

Telephone 027 525-8885 ·


Project Manager

Network Designer · Network Analyst

Senior Team Leader · Senior Systems Analyst


Accomplished IT professional with demonstrated success implementing strategic IT initiatives that improve business functionality with positive impacts on the bottom line.  Skilled project manager, with proven ability to lead and motivate teams to maximize productivity.  Technology savvy self-starter, adept at moving into new environments and extrapolating from existing experience to quickly adapt to new technologies fluently.  Possess first-rate communications and collaboration skills to lead and work in concert with diverse groups effectively.



·  Proven Entrepreneur

·  Project Manager for 5 years

·  Network Designer for 8 years

·  Network Analyst for 10 years

·  Senior Team Leader for 13 years

·  Senior Systems Analyst over 15 years


·  Windows & Mac Servers – not Linux

·  Active Directory, SQL, SharePoint, Servers

·  Mirosoft Office Suite including Project

·  VMWare, MS Asure, hypervisor virtual servers

·  Citrix, VPN, VNC and RDP remote connections

·  Cisco switches and Cisco / Meraki Management platform




·  Project Management recent experience.


Sundance Ltd. provides new computers, networks, and project management services throughout Golden Bay, NZ. Each of the projects below required expert project management skills and accountability for all project aspects from start to finish including but not limited to the following: lead generation, pre-sales consultation, onsite needs assessment, industry specific worker requirements, network design, systems design, backup systems design, third party compliance, oversight reporting, systems assembly, network setup, industry specific hardware and software installation and configuration, data migration, managing a team of contractors, meeting deadlines despite unforeseen challenges, completed system demonstration, diplomatic billing and value building, end user tuition, and continuing support.


·  Network Design recent experience.


NZ King Salmon Surveillance Network

20+ cameras in five buildings including three wireless bridges spread across two cities

Co-ordination of two contractors and hazardous jobsite compliance


Takaka Primary School IT Room Upgrade

10 Dell Zero Clients on a central Windows Sharepoint Server with a Cisco hub with Fibre

Cisco Meraki central management of 20 iPads and BYOD devices


Golden Bay Dental Office Network

5 users and central data server plus industry specific software and hardware integration

Medical privacy and redundant data backup compliance


Warn & Associates Chartered Accountants

7 users and central data server plus industry specific software

Inter-office privacy concerns between agents and IRD data backup compliance


·  Network Analyst recent experience.


Fresh Choice Takaka

Network troubleshooting and repair, time clock troubleshooting, and hardware migration


Golden Bay Health Centre

Network Troubleshooting Repair, Emergency Support and Remote User Support

Golden Bay High School

Emergency Server troubleshooting and repair while in-house technicians on leave

Clothing Franchise Mariposa and Soul

Network troubleshooting repair, computer systems replacement and network upgrade


·  Senior Systems Analyst recent experience.


Senior technical support and team leader for Golden Bay Computers Ltd

servicing all IT needs for the Golden Bay area including: Takaka Water, Golden Bay Pharmacy, Mohua Motel, Golden Bay Motel, Pattons Rock Villas, On the Rocks Motel, Rose Cottage, the School Store, the Pohara Store, Hammer Hardware, Perna, and more.




Willing to learn – Constantly updating and expanding skill sets

Improve processes – Defined and refined weekly service activities

Customer Service – Comforting, helpful voice on the other end of the line

NZ Resident, full drivers’ licence, no criminal record, recent urine test

References available upon request


Currently accepting Freelance Network Design and Project Management requests.