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Robert Lamaster


Role and Company

Account Solutions Leader - Digital Workplace Services, IBM


16 years experience in information technology


Meridian, ID

About Robert

I'm a 20-year veteran of the US Navy, and now an IT professional with a major technology company, working in the IT field of Endpoint Management. I'm happy to help any veteran looking to transition his/her military experience into a satisfying civilian IT occupation.

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Articles by Robert

4 years ago

Don't Overlook the "Super-Contractor"

Considering a job as a contract employee can conjure up images of unemployment when that contract ends. This fact alone...

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4 months ago

So You Want to Work in IT

In today's technology-heavy world, when you say you want to work in IT, that can encompass thousands of different IT...

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Robert's Recent Answers

4 months ago

Would anyone be willing to go through my resume?

I would also be happy to look over your resume. I'm currently in IT, working for a major IT services...

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one year ago

I am looking for any advice to help the job search process. I retired April 01, 2019 and the process has not gone as fast as I thought it would.

One other avenue that you may want to consider is to become an active part of online-based or local professional...

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one year ago

Are staffing agencies the best route for finding employment in IT?

Hi Timothy. Thanks for your question, and thank you for your service! I did IT in the Navy as a...

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one year ago

It seems difficult to get a career, especially government, without a degree. Advice?

I would argue that it's a combination of "industries that require a degree", but more heavily, "employers that require a...

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one year ago

How can I show my lengthy body of experience without employers viewing me as old (negatively)?

I'm in the same boat as well. While there are a lot of different theories on different ways to do...

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