Director, UNIX Systems Administration Viacom
Caryn serves as Director of UNIX Systems Administration for Viacom Media Networks. She is responsible for Mission Critical systems including Ad sales, Financials and Human Resources. Her current focus is international deployment of these applications to Europe, Asia and Latin America. Panoptic in scope, this project includes multiple complex systems and storage. Caryn leads a team of highly technical system engineers, all experts in their field. She works with application development teams, business units and software vendors to develop and ensure viable and consistent solutions and highly available recovery platforms.
During the course of 9 years with Viacom Media Networks, Caryn has progressed though positions of increasing responsibility, beginning as a Linux Administrator herself and advancing through additional leadership positions. Her time spent working directly with other Viacom divisions has provided a strong foundation and commitment to customer satisfaction. Caryn has 20 plus years of experience supporting the Media and Entertainment industry. Prior to joining Viacom, Caryn worked for CBS in a number of technical positions.
Caryn is a native New Yorker. She is an ASPCA Founders Society Member and proudly supports numerous Cancer Research Charities. In her free time Caryn enjoys drawing and painting, boating and hiking.