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Security administrator

Kansas City, Missouri, United States
January 03, 2018

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Veera Venkata Vinod Ananthapalli Mobile: +1-857-***-****


Skype id: avvvinod8


A highly accomplished Network Administrator with Cisco Certifications: CCNA R&S and CCNA-Security.

Strong expertise in analyzing trends dedicated to the continued development of the high-tech industry.

Skilled and experienced in spearheading cross-functional teams to resolve product and networking errors while providing exceptional customer service and satisfaction.

Seeking a challenging technical position in a pleasant working environment, which permits me to continue practice and enhance my skill set and knowledge base.


University of Central Missouri Warrensburg, MO

Masters of Science Technology UCM Cumulative GPA 3.8

SRM University

Bachelors of Technology in Mechatronics GPA 3.56

Technology Portfolio

Software & IDE: Checkpoint, Arc sight, RSA Security Analytics, IBM Tivoli Manager, Dell one Identity manager(D1IM), Active Directory, SAP, TPAM (Total privileged Access Manager), QPM (Quest Password Manager), PRAM (Position Role Assignment Manager), Hitachi Password vault, VMWare, Novell netware, Symantec endpoint protection

Operating Systems: Windows XP/Vista/7/8,10 Windows Server 2012/12 R2

Hardware: Cisco 2900/3500 series switches, Cisco 1800/1900 series routers, PC Hardware.

Professional Experience

Wipro Technologies (Security Administrator)

Location – INDIA 2015-2016

Troubleshoot and resolve network and computer hardware/software issues.

Setup, configured, and ran Nessus vulnerability scans on a quarterly basis to validate that the network and servers were not susceptible to any vulnerabilities

Actively reviewed logs of all Windows and Unix servers to ensure that there were no breaches of security.

Scheduled, configured and maintained network security upgrades and daily backups.

Developed and implemented network and system security related policies.

Supported incident response during non-regular hours and emergency situations

Performed security audits and disaster recovery tests and helped write and develop HIPAA compliant policies, procedures and audits.

Provided user support of security and software related issues.

Monitor data backup for both on-site and off-site storage.

Worked with the 2900,3600,3900,7200,7600 series Cisco Routers.

Ensuring servers and services hosting IDM applications are productive.

securing network systems by establishing and enforcing policies, and defining and monitoring access.

Manage and troubleshoot all the workflows in QPM -Service Desk workflow, Service Desk Manager Workflow, Self-Password reset workflow.

Provide Level-2/3 support and troubleshooting to resolve issues

Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure

Perform malware analysis on client’s systems

Participated in security incident respond activities

Troubleshoot and solved Layer1/layer2/layer3 issues

Used different tools like Symantec endpoint to find the vulnerabilities in the network and fix them

Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)

Perform network maintenance and system upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations

Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability

The configuration of routing and switching equipment and basic configuration of firewalls.

Identity Lifecycle Management on various target systems (AD, SAP, AIX, Documentum, HP Service Manager) within ITIM.

Management of user identities in various platforms (Check Point and CISCO ACS, Tufin).

Worked on windows automation tools like scripting.


Assisting end to end service delivery for the production support team.

Responsible for overall delivery of the team and the deliverables as a project (supplier to customer).

Periodic Business Unit interaction on high priority issues and new process implementation.

Have good exposure on SOW’s and contractual terms and conditions.

Ensured timely and quality delivery of the deliverables as defined in the SOW.

Tracked issues in the Supplier meetings and take necessary actions (ensuring its closure).

Class Projects & Internships

Network Server & Infrastructure (Class Project) 2016-2017

Installed Windows Server 2012 R2, created a new domain, configured DNS, DHCP, users, groups, and file shares (including file and folder permissions).

Managed day-to-day operations of computer networks: hardware/software support, training, and future network development.

Maintained all end-user equipment including routers, switches, firewalls, PCs, and IP phones for the continuous support of university operations.

Aided students in learning to configure networks and program devices while simultaneously monitoring the network for downtime and congestion issues.

Troubleshoot hardware and software to diagnose and correct errors, and upgrade network hardware to maintain technological currency and meet student and faculty needs.

Installed and configured Hyper-V including VM creation, VM reconfiguration, and Live Migration of VMs

Cambium Networks (Internship) April 2013-Dec-2013

•Extensively involved in switching technology administration.

•Supported EIGRP and BGP based on the network by resolving level 2 & 3 problems

•Configured and maintained ACL & NAT through CLI.

• Support customer with the configuration and maintenance of ASA firewall systems.

•Implemented various Switch Port Security features as per the company’s policy.

• Worked on F5 LTM, GTM series like 6400, 6800, 8800 for the corporate applications and their availability.

•Identifying technical problems and debugged hardware and software related to LANs/ WANs.

•Escalated customer problems to management and support groups utilizing standard escalation model.

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