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Engineer Network

Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
April 09, 2018

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ashfaq ali

Bu Tina Sharja, UAE


Mob: +971*********

Skype: ash_khan007

Visa: visit (from 28 March to 28 June 2018)


Highly motivated individual with more than 5+ Years of industrial experience as a NETWORK ENGINEER in an Enterprise Networking & Customer relationship. Worked on Multi-vendor high-end Platforms devices in professional environment of excellent analytical and Trouble-shooting skills. Good hands on configuring and Managing CISCO/Fortinet/Palo Alto Firewalls. Routers, Switches, Firewalls, IPS,F5 Load Balancer. Ability to take and assume complete responsibility for all actions in timely manner to meet deadlines. Ability to troubleshoot and configure LAN,WAN Technologies Routing Protocols Routing and Switching. Ensuring Maximum possible service availability, performance and reporting of issue while minimizing downtime and providing proactive service which gives maximum continuity.

Demonstrated strengths in client relationship development and task management across multiple functions.

Technical Skills




Proxy ARP,IPv6

Network Security:

ACLs (standard, extended, named, time based, Identity based, application based)

NAT (Static, Dynamic, PAT)

IPsec VPN,IPsec over GRE VPN

SSL VPN (client & clientless)

DMVPN(Phase1 & Phase2)

IKEv1 & IKEv2

Port Security, VLANs, GUARDs

Logging, SNMPv2 & SNMPv3

Routed & Transparent Firewall

Single context and mutli-context firewall

Active/Standby & Active/Active failover

Network Hardware:

CiscoCatalyst2900,3500,3600,3700, 4500,6500


Cisco ASA 5505,5510,5520, 5540 Firewalls

Network Management Software:

Cacti,PRTG,3CDaemon/TFTP,Putty, Super putty,SecureCRT

Operating Systems/Servers:

MS Win XP/Vista/7/8/10

MS Server2003,2008,2008R2,2012,2012R2,2016


CORELINKS Training Center & IT Solutions (pvt) Ltd - PESHAWAR

Company Core Business Deployment of Networks, Managed Services,

Solution Providers, Private & Public Sectors

Sep 2014 to Feb 2018

Network Engineer

Provided consultative technical engineering services to Corelinks Business clients

Performed design and third level technical support services in a large, diverse, environment

Performed with project management for overlapping, mixed discipline projects; and, played lead role in achievement of business Goals.

Conduct vulnerability assessment and penetration testing on projects and recommendation for network

Network design, providing architecture authority, and maintaining industry best common practices; evangelizing network architecture as authority on technical level.

Accountable for providing 24*7 supports of High Availability

Advanced operational knowledge of BGP, OSPF, VRFs

Identity Management / Privilege Access Management with different Products

Troubleshooting and diagnosis via monitoring software of network elements and statistics

Monitor, updated, and corrected documentation regarding current environment and configuration elements

Provide Project Management, Design/Architecture, Documentation, Implementation, and Top Tier support all assigned projects in a billable role

Projects include network infrastructure implementations in Data Network, IP Telephony, and Wireless networking (Access-Points, Bridges, and Clients) Penetration testing SSL-VPN

ASA,SRX,Fortigate,VPN's, IPS, and Cisco ISE)


HMC(Hayat Abad Medical Complex)

Complete LAN infrastructure design and structured cabling deployment Consultancy for LAN/WAN network devices including Cisco Catalyst 4506.


UOP(University of Peshawar)

IP cameras and cabling deployment for Unversity of Peshawar. Different network. Related tasks like implementation of layer 3 redundency with VRRP.


PIA(Pakistan International Airline)

Deployment of Multilayer Switches along with Network Security through ASA firewall redesigning complete LAN cabling infrastructure, replacing with structured cabling and effective / easy to manage network design and upgraded network devices configuration.


REMOTE SUPPORT ENGINEER/CONSULTANT Northwest General Hospital Peshawar.

Working as Remote Support ENGINEER for Northwest General Hospital Peshawar for their different Projects to meet their requirements, also as Trainer for Online ASA firewall Corporate Trainings.


(Jan 2012 – Aug 2014)

Working as Network Engineer

Responsible for Configuration of Cisco Router 1841, 2621, 3845, 2821, 3725,

Catalyst switches 2950, 2960, 3750, Cisco Access Point, Firewall.

Responsible for all servers Backup and providing support to clients and resolve their issue regarding networks and operating systems.

Maintain a thorough understanding of the basics behind the Internet and its workings

DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, etc.)

Responding to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, etc. to provide technical assistance and support.

Responsible for configuration of Cisco Routers, Switches, Firewalls, IDS/IPS

Monitoring and configuring Cisco switches(2900, 3550, 3560, 3700 and 6500 series)

Implementing and managing Cisco routers ( 2600, 2800, 3600, 3700, 3800, 7200 series) with IP,NAT and ACL

Configure and monitor routing protocol operation – RIP V2, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP &

redundancy protocols (HSRP, VRRP & GLBP)

Establish Internet Connectivity for 100 end users

IPv4 or IPv6 Redistribution Configuration and Troubleshooting Policy Based Routing Configuration and Troubleshooting

Design, setup and configure complex switching environments

Assist in the design of multi-server environments including IP address schemes, WINS Server.

Configuring and installing client and server network software for upgrading and maintaining network

Troubleshooting malfunctions of network hardware and software applications, to resolve operational issues and restore services

Manage backups for routers and switches for high availability.


Cisco Certified Network Associate, CCNA(R&S)

Cisco Certified Network Professional, CCNP(R&S)

The Accredited Configuration Engineer (ACE)

Microsoft Certified Solution Associate, MCSA(2012)


Cisco Certified Internet Expert, CCIE (R&S)

Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional, (CCIP)

Cisco Certified Network Associate, CCNA(Security)

Cisco Certified Network Associate, CCNA(Design)

Cisco Certified Network Profissional, CCNP(Security)

Cisco Certified Network Associate, CCNA(Voice)

Cisco Certified Network Associate, CCNA(Data Center)

Microsoft Certified Solution Expert, MCSE(2012,2016)

Microsoft Exchange Server (2013,2016)

Multi Protocol Label Switching, (MPLS)

Adaptive Security Applience, (ASA Firewall)

Fortigate (Firewall)


Formal Education

Completed BS-Information Technology

UOM (University Of Malakand)

Personal Information

Gender : Male

Marital Status : Single

Reference : (1) FAREED ROSHAN (Sr.Network & Security Consultant) (

(2)IMRAN KHAN (IT Manager ) (

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