Chronological Resume Sample: Director of Information Technology (IT)

Here's a chronological resume sample for Director of Information Technology (IT). It is a good example of how to handle dates to avoid age discrimination, and gaps in employment in the work history. Of note is the very last item at the end of the resume: "Sheep Shearing" — a possible ice-breaker for an interview, for sure!

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Two Formats for This Chronological Resume for a Director of IT (Information Technology)

On this page, you'll see two formats of the same resume for an IT professional who is seeking a job as Director of Information Technology: image file and web format.

Resume Image File
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Chronological Resume Sample Director Information Technology 1
Chronological Resume Sample Director Information Technology 2

Resume Web Format
Here's the web format of the same resume. Web format means that the resume format is created using the tools for creating a website page, in this case, WordPress. The web format makes the resume contents easier to read on our website, especially on small screens such as a phone or tablet.

Lloyd Nbfrwcn
66 Peterson Place
Richmond, VA 12345
(123) 555-5555
[email protected]





  • A problem-solver who quickly grasps complex situations and turns them into manageable tasks
  • Thrive on challenges and situations requiring initiative
  • Able to easily acquire new technical skills
  • Skilled in leading teams and providing coaching where necessary to foster a cohesive team environment


Windows Server Management
Build/configure/manage: Windows Server 2008 & 2012, AD, DNS, DHCP, DFS, Azure Integration

Install/configure/manage: esx, vCenter, VDI, Storage, Templates, Linked Clones, High Availability, Azure Integration, Veeam Backup

Install/configure/manage: Exchange 2013, Exchange 2016, Exchange online, MX Records, Mail Routing, SPF Records, High Availability

Microsoft Azure
Networking, VPN, Backup/Recovery, Windows Server, Templates, Scripting, Azure AD


VIRGINIA FAMILY HOMES, Richmond, VA 1993-2016
Director of IT (2005-2016)
Operations Manager (2002-2005)
Administrator (1993-1997)

  • Developed and managed all aspects of a Windows infrastructure (networking and network analysis, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, print services, and VPN configuration)
  • Managed on-premises Microsoft Exchange 2013 and 2016 infrastructure (High Availability, Connectors, MX Records, SPF Records and other spam mitigation tools, user management)
  • Implemented virtualized and hybrid cloud infrastructure (VMWare, Horizon view virtual desktop, Azure cloud services, VPN configuration)
  • Implemented migration to Office 365 (Skype for business—formerly Lync, Office online, OneDrive for Business, Exchange online, SharePoint online)
  • Implemented backup and data protection (veeam backup, Azure data protection, DFS replication)
  • Provided training to groups of employees (large group presentations and lectures, small group hands-on training, and one-on-one power skills training)
  • Involved in all aspects of software acquisition and training


  • Provided end-user technical support for small business
  • Contract trainer for IPM Software on accounting and affordable housing compliance software


BS, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY


Maintaining a Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Database (M2780)
Implementing Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 (7055)
SANS Intro to Information Security
SANS Security Essentials Bootcamp
Understanding Network Fundamentals
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Configuring, Managing and Maintaining Server 2008 R2
VMWare Horizon (with View): Install, Configure and Manage
Troubleshoot TCP/IP Networks with Wireshark
Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions
A+ Certification
Sheep Shearing

About This Resume Sample

This and many of the other resume examples on this site were created using professional resume templates from my Ready-Made Resume Builder. After using the resume builder, the job seeker sent the resume to be reviewed by a member of Susan Ireland's Resume Team.

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