Dean Harries
IT Specialist, Web Developer & Solutions Provider

A dynamic solutions provider with extensive experience in IT systems, Risk Management, Financial Management, Web Development & Database Management. A big drive for Dean is the exceptional people he is able to meet through his work and personal life.

Through making new relationships and by building strong foundations with simple principles, Dean is able use innovation through out of the box thinking to bring businesses to the next level in, information technology, expense management & reduction and increase profit.

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Dean Harries

Areas Available | Coffs Harbour, Grafton, Lismore, Ballina


IT/Business Experience

DH IT Consulting & Web Development - IT Consultant & Web Developer

12/05/2021 - Current

myPortableFinance - Founder & Managing Director

15/01/2019 - Current

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Daniel Trucking Group - IT Manager & TMS Manager

17/02/2020 - Current

Duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to; Developing and maintaining IT infrastructure at 3 Depots. Cost controller of IT systems and other areas to maximize efficiency and profitability. Managing/Maintaining and Operating online transport/freight management systems.

SideEffekt & ITHosting (Managed Service Provider) - Technical Administrator

19/09/2017 - 19/09/2021

Maintain IT systems and Network infrastructure (Remotely & on Site). Daily tasks include virtual server maintenance (Windows Servers; Exchange, File Servers, etc) /Domain maintenance, taking care of small to medium business service requests and handling the installment of various network hardware. Part of the position requirements are also travel, from 30km – 1000km at various times.

ANT Communications – Technical Support Officer

04/09/2015 – 23/12/2016

Tasks included, but not limited to; Taking all incoming calls regarding customer support, Remote support and guiding customers over the phone on how to set up their router / VoIP systems / satellite services / fiber services / etc.

Other Experience

Wallace Bishop - Sales Associate

01/12/2019 - 02/02/2020 (Christmas Casual)

Duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to; meeting weekly quotas, store front maintenance, watch repairs and using / managing POS systems.


myPortableFinance - PFM Web Application

2019 - 2020 Complete
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2021 - Current


Diploma in Information Technology

Dec 2014

Hardware, tech support, advanced networking, programming and web design.

Cert III in Information Technology and Digital Media

Dec 2013

Digital Media Creation, advanced word/excel processing and computer troubleshooting.



Grafton TAFE

for Diploma in Information Technology (1st April 2015)


Grafton TAFE

for Gold Award Nominee (1st April 2015)

Skills / Expertise

Web Dev/Design

  • PHP 7.4

  • JAVASCRIPT (JQuery, AJAX, Masonryjs, AOSjs)


  • HTML5

  • CSS3

  • Search Engine Optimization

  • GIT

  • WordPress

  • Web Hosting

  • Graphic Design

  • Adobe Photoshop

System/Network Administration

  • TCP/IP Knowledge (VPN, Network Configuration, DNS, and more)

  • Firewall Experience (MikroTik RouterOS, PFsense, Windows, Sohpos and more)

  • Hardware Configuration (Routers, Switches, and more)

  • Network Troubleshooting/Maintenance


  • Microsoft 365

  • Sharepoint

  • Windows Server

  • Domain/Active Directory Services

  • Exchange (Servers)

  • MSSQL (Servers)

Other Products

  • Google Suite for Business

  • TransVirtual - Transport/Freight Management System

  • Trello - Project Management


  • GLPI/Fusion Inventory

  • PRTG Network Monitor

  • UNIFI Products/Services

  • Shadow Protect Backup Services

  • ConnectWise - Remote System Management

  • Civica - Authority

  • Asterisk (PBX) / FreePBX (GUI)

  • IT Vision - Synergysoft

  • Sage - Handisoft

To request a full list, please contact me


  • Sales/Marketing

  • POS Management

Personal Exp.

  • Software Project Management

  • Training/Teaching

  • Time Management

  • Customer Service/Communication

  • Stock Exchange


  • Debian

  • Arch

  • Ubuntu Server


  • Precious Metals: Gold, Silver and Platinum

  • Gemstones (Rubies, Diamonds, Saphires, Deep Sea Pearls, FW Pearls, Topaz, Peridot, Aquamarine, Amethyst, Cubic Zirconia, Garnet and Opal)

  • Watch Repairs

  • Hallmarks/Engravings Knowledge

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