Valery LutoshkinValery Lutoshkin

IT Infrastructure Solutions Expert


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skype: vpluto

telegram: furriest


CIO/CTO, project manager, chief solution architect in
design, implementation and/or maintenance areas of
systems integration, network and data centers technologies,
especially with Cisco Systems solutions and equipment.
More than 20 years of experience. IQ 153.
High level of responsibility, self-learning experience, comprehensive approach, analytical skills.
My particular advantages are systems thinking
and a wide range of related knowledge.

Areas of expertise

  • Planning and Management
  • Cisco Systems
  • Virtualization
  • Needs Analysis
  • Systems Integration
  • Microsoft
  • SAN, Storages
  • Staff Utilization
  • Risk Assessment
  • Service Provider Networks
  • Data Center


Novye Telesystemy (New Telesystems)

CIO, Chief solution architect


Deep remodeling and further maintenance of service provider network - Internet access (B2B, B2C), IP telephony, IPTV (~60 000 households, which was increased by more than 70% since I came to the company). Huge increase of services stability, creating and fulfillment of internal SLAs. Pioneering engineering solutions. Restructuring and managing IT-services (15 employees). Design, implementation, and maintenance of the city's biggest distributed Internet Exchange point TSK IX (more than 30 participants, up to 13Gbps of incoming traffic). Providing expertise for network equipment design (Elsicom brand name).

DEPO Computers

Solution architects team leader


Creation and management of solution architecture group (7 employees) in the systems integration department, providing continuous solutions design (hundreds of designed solutions with different complexity, the design process was structured and time-optimized), single-handed solutions design for major customers (Ministry of Health of Russian Federation, Supreme Court of Arbitration of Russia, UNECO, VSMPO AVISMA, Rapida,, Yandex etc). Project management, problem-solving (e.g. fulfilling the customer obligations in the time when customer's top management staff were changing).


System Engineer


Design and implementation of systems integration solutions (LAN/WAN/SAN, VoIP, videoconference, structured cabling systems, data centers), includes projects designed for SIBUR TomskNeftehim, SBU AZOT, Tomsk region Administration, Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radioelectronics (TUSUR), National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University(TPU). Hundreds of solutions designed for SMB clients.


Cisco Systems

since 2003

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching (2009-now)

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) (2011-now)

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching (2003-now)

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) (2010-now)

Cisco Networking: On-Premise and Cloud Solutions (2019-now)

Express Foundation Field Engineer Representative (2006-2019)

Express Foundation Systems Engineer Representative (2010-2019)

Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric Support Specialist (2015-2017)

Cisco Data Center UF Support Specialist (2012-2017)

Cisco Data Center Storage Networking Design Specialist (2008-2016)

Cisco Data Center Storage Networking Support Specialist (2012-2016)

Cisco IP Communications Express Specialist (2006-2016)

Cisco Routing and Switching Field Specialist (2011-2016)

Advanced Routing and Switching Field Engineer Representative (2011-2014)


since 2004

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) Messaging on Windows Server 2003 (2009)

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) Windows Server 2003 (2009)

Microsoft Certified Professional (2004)


since 2002

Huawei Certified ICT Professional – Routing&Switching (2019)

3Com Certified Solutions Expert (2003)

3Com Certified Solutions Associate (2002)

EF Education First

since 2015

EFSET EXPRESS High Proficiency (CEFR C1/C2) (2015)

EFSET English Certificate - Score: 72/100, Proficient (CEFR C2) (2017)

Leaders of Russia competition

Semi-finalist (2017-18 and 2018-19)


National Research Tomsk State University

Systems Analysis (advanced course by Tarassenko F.), 144 a.h.


Cisco Systems Learning Courses

Implementing Cisco Storage Networking Solutions Power Workshop (ICSSPW) (2009)

Designing Cisco Storage Networking Solutions v 3.2 (DCSNS) (2008)

Cisco ICND (2003)

Cisco Expo/Cisco Connect in Moscow (2010-2014, 2019)


Tomsk State University of Control Systems
and Radioelectronics

Major: Radioelectronic systems

Bachelor degree (radio engineer)


Non-professional skills


Russian - native, English - B2/C2

Driver's license

Non-commercial (since 2006)



Handgun, Standard division since 2013. Federation member since 2014.


Participant of the "60 seconds" Tomsk club quizzes since September 2015.

Valery Lutoshkin — — skype: vpluto — +7(913)829-5797