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Systems Engineer

Houston, Texas, United States
January 17, 2018

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Mohsin Kamal


Cell: 832-***-****

***Over 8 years of experience with Hewlett Packard Enterprise for their VMWare, Windows and Linux Infrastructure and production Engineering projects***


Quality driven and practical Systems Engineer with 8 years’ experience in VMware, Windows, Linux Administration. Seeking a challenging position using analytical problem-solving skills to facilitate healthy communication between client and IT department.


Operating System: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 to 7, Cent OS, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 10, Windows 7.

VMware: VMware vSphere 4.1 to 6.0, Workstation 9.0 to 12.5.6, ESX Server 4.0, /6.0, VMware Standalone Converter 3.0, VMware Update Manager 1, VMware Virtual Desktop Infrastructure.

Application Servers: Microsoft Active Directory 2012/2008, DHCP, DNS, SQL database 2008/2012, (SharePoint 2013

Desktop Application: Microsoft Office 365/2012/2010, Microsoft Project 2016, Microsoft Visio 2010, VMware Workstation 9.0 and 12.5.6

Networking Equipment: HPE 3000, 5000, Procurve, SAN, Aruba series, Cisco 6000 Catalyst and 7000 Nexus series L3, Routers, Juniper MX, QFX, Citrix, Arista. DELL 1000, 2000, 3000, N/S series. Quanta, KVM/Serial, Voltaire switches. Etc.

Hardware Products experience with HPE ProLiant Series: ML/DL Servers, BL Blades, SE Nodes, CS3000, 7000, Synergy Enclosures, Ethernet, Fiber, Brocade, VC, SAS, Mellanox, 1G, 10G, 40G InfiniBand Switches, MSA P1000, 2000, MDS600, EVA, 3par, Desktops, Thin Clients, Dell. Etc.



Years of Experience

VMWare Administration


Red Hat Enterprise Linux


Windows Server, Windows Client and Linux OS Administration


Network, Cisco, HPE, Net gear and Dell



Systems Engineer Sep 12 – Dec 17

Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Houston, TX

Systems Engineer with 6+ years of experience in VMware global virtualization and storage networking infrastructure.

Experience in designing, deploying virtual networks and upgrading systems, including hardware, software, networks, servers and peripheral equipment.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 to 7 for 700+ virtual and 50 Linux servers for various tasks for testing, configuring, Maintenance and monitoring.

Create xml scripts to configure multiple servers, use automation tools such as CFengine.

Configure operating system for installation, configuration for network, accounts, active directory, clustering, patches, backups, applications, FW packages, security, VM’s. Etc.

Extensive experience with Active Directory, GPO’s, DHCP, DNS, IP, Subnets, VPNs, Vlan, Network routing, firewalls, LAN/WAN switching and Backup & Recovery, FTP, Terminal.

Extensive experience in Windows 2008R2/2012/2016 Servers at single or multi domain platforms.

Manage and use tools such as SCCM to perform, schedule, security update patches. Use SCOM to monitor health, etc. Creates software deployment packages and ensures successful deployment.

Professional, outgoing tier 3 supports and solutions provider for complex IT strategies and initiatives to reduce maintenance and costs along with providing stable and reliable services.

Experience with Virtualization technologies such as installing, configuring, VMware vSphere. Creation, management, administration and maintenance of virtual servers and clients.

Experience in Networking configuration & Security Configuration on ESXi Host.

Extensive knowledge in advance features of ESX VMOTION, SVMOTION, HA and DRS.

Experience in P2V, V2V MIGRATION using VMware Converter. Creating host and client VM templates and cloning.

Experience with x86 / x64 Intel, HP & Dell hardware like rack-mounted servers, tower servers, desktop, laptop and other peripherals.

Work with switches and routers to perform multiple network tasks, TCP/IP, DHCP, LAN, WAN, VLAN, VTP, STP, VPN, HTTP, HTTPS, DNS, FTP, TFTP, SMTP, SNMP, IRF, Spanning Tree, Security, Firmware Upgrades. Etc.

Created HPE process methods related to hardware, software and network Installation, Configure, troubleshoot/resolve, upgrade, Firmware and network tasks.

Systems Administrator Aug 10 – Aug 12

Hewlett Packard Enterprise / NE, Houston, TX

Install/Test/Configure/administrate hardware and various operating system according to customer or factory specifications.

Configure systems for BIOS, HPE ILO, DELL iDRAC, RAID, Smart Array, Network, GPU, GUI, CLI, Intelligent Provisioning, Remote Console. Etc.

SQL database 2008/2012, accessing, manipulating and assigning access to users.

SharePoint services (SharePoint 2013/SharePoint Online), adding/access, documents, sharing and access to users. Etc.

Experience in Microsoft Office Suite, Open Office, Visio, Outlook, Printing, Windows networking.

Configure operating system for installation, configuration for network, accounts, active directory, clustering, patches, backups, applications, FW packages, security, VM’s. Etc.

Windows Server 2008 to 2012 R2, Windows 7, VM ware ESXI, 4.1 to 5.0 or VMware desktop, Oracle VM box for installation, configuring and administration.

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