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Manager Security

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Raleigh, NC
Posted:
September 24, 2018

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Mark Saks Commitment Leadership Integrity

**** ********* **; Raleigh, NC, 27604- 919-***-**** ac65sr@r.postjobfree.com

Executive Summary

A proven information technology IAM security director, a business visionary leader who translates business strategies into maximum profits through the implementation of information technology, commensurate with the best interest of shareholders, customers, employees, and the public.

Business Areas of Expertise

Strategic / Tactical Planning

Regulatory Compliance

Vendor management.

Health Information Systems

Insurance Systems

High Education Systems

Business Development

Project Management

Product Management

Financial Systems

Oil and Gas systems

Knowledge in CISM, and GWEB

Expert in motivating large, diverse teams.

Ability to effectively measure and manage the performance of vendors

Security Analytics and forensics

TOGAF and Zachman

Technology Expertise

Web Technologies

Open Source

Cloud Computing, AWS, Azure, and Oracle Cloud

Oracle Fusion, ERP, CRM, Weblogic, OAM, OIM, OIA, SOA, OIF, and OAAM

Linux, Unix, Apache, and perl

Enterprise and solution Architecture

Security, Identity management and Access management

Mongo DB No SQL

CISM, DDOS, DLP, and SIEM

Business Intelligence

BI Publisher

Technology Architecture & Integration

Directory Services OVD, OID, LDAP, AD AND OUD

SAP implementation and integration

DDOS, DLP, and SIEM

CISM

Service Oriented Architecture

Professional Experience

Enterprise Architecture (contracts) 2015 – 2017 Architect / Senior Manager/ Director Level

2013- Presence Worked on the following consulting contracts as follows:

Pharmaceutical product development Cloud/Security/ IAM enterprise architect Dec 2012 – April 2013

•Conducted fit/gap assessment of existing security / identity and access management versus customer requirements where AWS, Azure, Computer Associate IAM Suite, oracle Identity Management suite, AD, ADFS, OAuth and PingFederate were utilized.

•Gathered requirements and analysed then drafted detailed requirements, while working with the user community;

•Aided in the data warehouse architecture using Oracle OBIEE and BI Publisher team

•Developed architecture and strategy to integrate internal systems including l identity and access with the cloud.

•Developed cloud/IAM/ security system architecture.

•Worked with the development team to create a prototype and simulations of the requirements gathered, and incorporated feedback from stakeholder and user communities.

•Developed road map for Security which included (security, identity and access management and cloud.

Central for Medicare Services Enterprise and solution/Cloud architecture April 2013 -April 2014

•Analysed current security and IAM architecture to define the areas which causes outages

•Recommended a stronger security and IAM architecture to stabilize the system

•Developed the cloud architecture need to move the current system to AWS cloud

•Developed road map for Security which included (security, identity & access management and cloud.

•Managed a team of identity professionals in the largest health implementation in North America.

•Developed architecture and strategy to integrate internal identity and access with the cloud.

•Architected the Security, Oracle Identity Management solution and integrated with Oracle Access Management, Oracle Internet directory, Oracle Virtual Directory, Oracle Unified Directory, and Oracle Exadata (database)

•Provided architectural mentoring and technical help on 10g and 11g releases of Oracle Fusion Middleware Products Oracle Identity Analytics (OIA, Sun SRM, Vaau RBACx) and Oracle Role Manager (ORM, Bridgestream SmartRoles), Oracle Adaptive Access Manager (OAAM, Bharosa), Oracle Entitlement Server (OES, Formerly BEA AquaLogic Enterprise Security) Oracle Web Services Manager (OWSM, formerly Oblix CORE)

•Architected Fusion Middleware and Oracle Service Bus (OSB) implementation

•Developed the data warehouse and analytics (big data) architecture

•Aided in various customizations, integrations and extensions of above products with other vendor product and suites using XML, Java, C++ and other technologies, cloud, big data, web-services, SOA, XACML and XML integration and security, Defense-in-Depth, Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA), Oracle Fusion Middleware and Apps

•Provided Hands on expertise in design, implementation, configuration, integration and deployment of Oracle/Sun/WebLogic technologies, where I focused on the 11g R2 IdM/IDAM platform: Oracle Identity Manager (OIM, formerly Thor Xellerate), Oracle Access Manager (OAM, formerly Oblix COREid), Oracle Virtual Directory (OVD, formerly OctetString)

•Developed project plans and schedule for Identity and access management projects

•Provided expertise on oracle adaptive access management

•Implemented workflow processes using Oracle SOA / BPEL

•Aided in the design and implementation of OIM custom connectors

•Deployed identity applications on WebLogic, Database schema design and SQL query writing

•Provided feedback on user, system, and security administration processes

•Provide presentation to technical review board of Governmental Agency

•Accessed and identified business and technology risks and created mitigation plans

•Developed long term roadmap of the enterprise identity and access management.

•Developed infrastructure migration strategy and plan

TD Bank Enterprise/Security/ Cloud architecture April 2014- August 2014

•Conducted fit/gap assessment of existing security, identity and access management versus customer requirements where openSSO, CA Site Minder, custom security and IAM system, ADFS, OAuth and PingFederate, oracle IAM were utilized.

•Developed the requirements and use cases for the enterprise architecture

•Developed the logical enterprise architecture for security and identity and access management

•Developed road map for Security which included (security, identity & access management and cloud.

•Provided guidance to multiple technology platforms and architecture

City of Calgary Enterprise/Security/ Cloud architecture August 2014 – Jan 2015

•Conducted fit/gap assessment of existing identity and access management versus customer requirements where AWS, Azure, Microsoft Forefront Identity Management suite, ADFS, OAuth, RSA, VDS and PingFederate were utilized.

•Gathered requirements and analysed then drafted detailed requirements, while working with the user community; Develop cloud/IAM/ security system architecture.

•Developed solution architecture for security.

•Worked with the development team to create a prototype and simulations of the requirements gathered, and incorporated feedback from stakeholder and user communities.

•Developed road map for Security which included (security, identity & access management and cloud.

•Developed project plans and schedule for Identity and access management projects

CVS Security IAM and Privileged account management August 2015 – Jan 2016

•Provided security and technology advisory to Developed the overall security identity and access management architecture and documents executive team.

•Developed road map for security which included (security, identity & access management and cloud.

•Gathered privileged account management requirement and got the requirement sign off from stake holders

•Developed a Specification (FS) document to reflect reengineering of processes

•Developed Data model, logical model, operational model, network model, and development model and system/software architecture.

•Developed the architecture for data and system migration and I guided the system in the implementation

•Lead the privileged account management requirements and architecture

•Lead the implementation of privileged account management using OPAM

•Developed the architecture for security of IoT.

Seagate Solution/Security and IAM Architecture Jan 2016 -May 2016

•Conduct security vulnerability assessment and recommended long-term strategy to mitigate vulnerabilities

•Architected and designed enterprise security solutions for new system migration

•Provided Hands on expertise in design, implementation, configuration, integration and deployment of Oracle/WebLogic technologies, where I focused on the 11g R2 IdM/IDAM platform: Oracle Access Manager (OAM, formerly Oblix COREid), Oracle Virtual Directory (ODSEE).

•Provided architectural guidance on Directory and Synchronization and Correlation Server, Oracle Enterprise Single Sign-On Plus Oracle Directory LDAP (ODSEE), as well all major LDAP directory, services, Microsoft AD and ADAM, Oracle Identity Federation (OIF, formerly Oblix SHAREid)

•Developed the architecture for RSA multifactor authentication and Oracle access manager/ oracle adaptive access manager integration

•Lead the scrum development methodology using Oracle Unified Method (OUM) implementation approach

•Delivered performance and security optimizations on the new migrated system

Best Buy Solution/ IAM / Security Architecture May 2016- March 2017

•Analysed current security and IAM architecture to define the areas which causes outages

•Recommended a stronger security and IAM architecture to stabilize the system

•Developed road map for Security which included (security, identity & access management and cloud.

•Managed a team of identity professionals in the largest health implementation in North America.

•Developed architecture and strategy to integrate internal identity and access with the cloud.

•Architected the Security, Oracle Identity Management solution and integrated with Oracle Access Management, Oracle Internet directory, Oracle Virtual Directory, Oracle Unified Directory, and Oracle Exadata (database)

•Provided architectural mentoring and technical help on 10g and 11g releases of Oracle Fusion Middleware Products such as Oracle Access Manager, Oracle Identity Management, Oracle Directory enterprise edition, Sun One directory, ping Federate.

•Architected Fusion Middleware and Oracle Service Bus (OSB) implementation

•Aided in the Big data architecture and the security of IoT

•Developed the data warehouse and analytics (big data) architecture

•Aided in various customizations, integrations and extensions of above products with other vendor product and suites using XML, Java, C++ and other technologies, cloud, big data, web-services, SOA, XACML and XML integration and security, Defense-in-Depth, Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA), Oracle Fusion Middleware and Apps

•Provided Hands on expertise in design, implementation, configuration, integration and deployment of

Cardinal Health Cloud/ Privileged Account Management Architecture April 2017-June-2017

•Developed the strategy for upgrading CyberArk Privileged account management

•Developed the cloud architecture need to move the current system to AWS cloud

•Developed strategy and road map Privileged account management

•Helped the team in upgrade, architecture, and implementation of CyberArk to the Cloud

Pearson Enterprise Architect 2017-2018

Collected business requirements, constraints and current environment to propose solutions

Monitored industry for disruptive technologies

Performed gap analysis of current solution versus strategic direction and future needs

Developed Enterprise architecture strategic plans and architecture

Contributed to the UK blueprint enterprise architecture design

Developed use cases and architecture design of enterprise IAM architecture using Oracle IAM and ForgeRock openAM, OpenIdM and openDJ

Designed, developed and implemented enterprise architecture designs which uses Integration, microservices APIs (APIGEE) and enabling services), service-oriented architecture, restful services, cloud (AWS), open source, delivery, analytics and governance risk control

Worked with delivery teams to ensure solutions align with roadmaps and the architecture proposed

Guided the development team with PoC and pilot

Sun Microsystem 2005- 2008 Technical ARCHITECT Director Level

Oracle Corp, 2008 - 2013

In charge of Technical/Enterprise Architecture on different consulting engagements:

Developed Architecture Design for complex algorithms

Coach and mentor the technical team on IT Product/Application Strategy and Architecture

Developed functional & non-functional requirements for application teams seeking to use the AWS native cloud platform and advocate solutions to implement them.

Applied appropriate approaches to assessing trade-offs among architectural goals

Audited to the state of enterprise applications security by using metrics reporting and internal briefings,

monitored external IT resources and communities and shared knowledge other architects

Liaised with external/internal auditors on application security subjects.

Developed security strategy, and operating procedures for different clients

Insured that all governmental compliances and regulation (such SOX, FDA and HIPPA, PCI ) are met.

Governed the implementation of applications security program across the enterprise.

Remediated applications vulnerabilities by providing guidance and coaching to development teams on the best approaches with vulnerability remediation activities.

Managed and maintained large-scale applications testing effort both internal resources, 3rd party vendors.

Worked with CTOs and CIOs to develop information technology strategic and tactical plans

Worked with partners and suppliers to deliver Information Technology plans

Conducted workshops with customers to assess fit/gap of IT Cloud requirements.

Created project work packages and time estimates.

Analysed, designed and implemented IT Solutions

Defined and promoted the best practices to secure development globally and refined coding standards for security.

Managed the strategic and tactical planning and day-to-day operations of the IT activities

Lead IT applications, standards, vendor management, infrastructure services (AWS), operations, disaster recovery, projects, training, and security.

Developed training materials to educate team on company security polices, regulation and compliance.

Conducted training session to educate team on security, regulation and compliance.

Managed the technology budget

Partner with third party technology partners onshore and off shore to deliver information security and technology objectives.

Professional Experience – Continued

FCC

Vice President (2003-2005)

Oversaw the functions of Information Technology development and Technology Architecture.

Built alliances with partners and vendors.

Achievements:

Lead and managed the information technology department.

Provided day-to-day support, guidance and mentoring to a team of managers and directors.

Lead the design and architecture of technology projects.

Performed the departmental administration including budgeting, recruiting, cost management and communication.

Ensured department has skilled staff as required for design, development, and testing of new high quality products and customer/user support.

Supervised program management to ensure timely completion of development projects through project sanctioning processes and provides estimates of new product and development costs.

Monitored project plans, cost and schedules for product developments.

Ensured that proper development and test processes are followed to produce high quality cost effective products.

Assisted the executive leadership in developing and maintaining the strategic and tactical plans for the company.

Develop and manage the annual tactical plan and operational budget for information technology department.

Developed close working relationships with key business partners – both internal and external

Functioned as a key member of Steering Committees and Management Teams to ensure consistent delivery of solutions with project teams and external support providers.

Ensured the Enterprise Application team monitors key operational metrics with regular reporting on performance

MCK/Verso Technology 1999 – 2003

Director/ SITE Director

Achievements:

Supervised day-to-day activities of Information Technology, and validation (QA).

Introduced new software methodologies and industry best practices to improve manufacturing operations.

Ensured that all manufacturing operations are of a high quality, robust, and is well documented.

Provided technical guidance and direction on major technology choices to manage the manufacturing operation.

Provided regular and timely reports on status of developments, current and anticipated obstacles, and recommendations for solutions for those obstacles

Lead concurrent projects.

Provided ongoing support and planning following future releases.

Participated in the resource justification and budget management.

Developed the architecture and software, hardware and infrastructure

Managed Software architecture, development team and quality assurance teams.

BNR/Nortel Networks 1990– 1999

Director/ Senior Manager/Architect/Engineer

Joined BNR speech recognition team as a software architect.

Later, got promoted to a manager then to a senior manager and finally to a director in charge of software technology.

Achievements:

Lead a team consisting of 150 professionals such as engineers, software developers, support staff, project/product managers, architects, technical writers and QA experts.

Lead the software architecture and system design of wireless local multipoint distribution systems (LMDS) using C/C++, Java, and Unix

Lead the new software feature requirements and competitive product analysis.

Insured software development is completed on time and within schedule.

Professional Organizations and Affiliations

American Pragmatic Product Management – Certified Product Manager

Calgary project management institute – Member

APPEGA – member

CISM, GWEB

In progress

AWS Architect

Education

Management and Administration

McGill University– Montreal, PQ

Bachelor of Computer Science

Concordia University– Montreal, PQ

Master of Engineering and Education

Concordia University– Montreal, PQ

Professional Development

1.Executive Technology Forum – 5-Day Course for Executives

2.Mount Royal University – Project Management (PMP)

3.Nortel Technology Management Education – Leadership Skills for Executive

4.Recruiting High Caliber People

5.Delivering Effective, Persuasive Presentations.

Awards

1.Award of Merit – received this award multiple times

2.Customer Service Award.

3.Achievement Award.

4.President Award for Software Technology

5.Quality Award.

6.Technology Award.

7.Success through Team Work Award.

Training Summary

1990 Bachelor in Mathematics and Computer Science from Concordia University.

1991 Followed Master degree program/courses in Engineering at Concordia (Montreal).

1989 System Engineering from Canadair (Master Equivalency).

1989 Structure Query Language.

1989 Micro Station 32 3D and 2D Graphics.

1989 Intergraph Workstation For mangers (Unix).

1990 Design in wireless environment (Ericsson).

1991 C++ programming language

1991 Object Oriented Analysis and Design.

1991 X Windows Programming.

1991 CMS 8800 Digital Wireless (TDMA).

1997 Management Leadership Forum.

1997 Real Time Programming With VxWorks.

1999 Advanced Technology (Executive Forum).

2000 Recruiting High Caliber People.

2000 Delivering Effective, Persuasive Presentations.

2006Pragmatic Marketing Product Management – Certified Product Manager

2007Project Management Certification in progress

2008Sun Java Identity Management IDM-345, IDM-4485

2009Sun Java Access Management (Liberty, SAML and Federation)

2010PMP certification training at Mount Royal University

2011L1/L2 PMP training and certification at Oracle

2010 Oracle Identity Manager 11g R1

2011 Oracle Access Manager 11g R1

2012 Oracle Fusion middleware training for 11g this include (OIM, OID, OVD, OHS, Webgate,.)

2012Oracle Identity Manager 11g R2

2013Exadata

2014CyberArc

2015ForgeRock openAM, openIdM, onpenDJ

2016AWS CloudFormation, Openstack HEAT templates, Terraform knowledge



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