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Security Manager

Kennesaw, Georgia, United States
August 23, 2018

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Summary and Technical knowledge

Strategic Business and Operational Planning

Technology Strategy, Direction and Roadmap

Systems Development Life Cycle

Infrastructure Design and Expansion

Risk, Issue and Change Management

Financial Management and Budgeting

Team Development and Leadership

IT Security and Compliance

BI database build

Oracle, SQL, SAS 9.3, SAS EG, OBIEE, OBIEE RPD, IBM BigFix, Tableau, Toad, SQL Developer, SAP Business Objects, SSIS, SSRS, Siebel, MS Office, MS Project, Web applications development, database security, data warehouse structure, ETL development, programming, testing, implementing and documenting


April 2017 – Present

FVP, Manager, Compliance & Audit risk mgmt., SunTrust Bank – Atlanta, GA

Lead the development and implementation of enterprise wide internal IT Compliance and vulnerability strategy roadmap. Mitigate risk through the right balance of security measures and operational flexibility.

Lead the development of standardization. Establish policies, procedures and standard guidelines that enable SunTrust’s security strategy.

Lead the efforts for threat assessment and scenario planning. Identify security vulnerabilities and risks associated with operations. Partner with business units to build threat assessment into server builds and development processes.

Lead the efforts on advanced detection and containment. Identify and mitigate attacks against application and infrastructure.

Lead day-to-day IT risk operations. Ensure operational procedures enforcing security are effective and optimal, including assessing and testing for vulnerabilities.

Lead efforts to security engineering. Work directly with the business units, IT Operations, and R&D teams to ensure that the right security capabilities are built into offerings, enterprise processes and tools through reusable technology (services-oriented architecture). Oversee the evaluation, selection, and implementation of Information Security tools.

Lead the integrity of critical business operations. Participate in the formation and execution of business continuity planning, drive disaster recovery planning and execution across multiple businesses and geographic sites.

Lead the efforts of development, implementation and ongoing compliance monitoring of information privacy requirements and responsibilities in vendor contracts and agreements.

Lead the automation solution to detect and mitigate risk utilizing IBM BigFix, and SCCM. Design and implement strategies to detect and mitigate risk in business.

Lead the creation of security metrics and reporting. Develop and maintain a program that informs executives, business unit and functional group leadership of the top security risks and overall security health of their organizations.

September 2013 – September 2016

IT Lead Systems Implementation Manager, Emerson Process MANAGEMENT - Minneapolis, MN

Led the development and implementation of the Analytical Data Warehouse (ADW) by utilizing Oracle ERP, legacy systems, JDE and flat files to develop enterprise BI database solutions.

Liaison between business units, developers and project management groups. Gathered and documented functional and technical requirements. Used process analysis to develop detailed plan, gap analysis, data modeling, data governance, conceptual and logical designs, configuration, ETL and end user testing (UAT).

Utilized SQL Developer to write complex SQL queries used to test and validate expected data in different development instances (Develop-Stage-Production). Approved data promotions to production.

Evaluated data integrity, built regression tests on data sources and developed and completed quality control processes.

Managed the development cycle of different projects by utilizing BI Software Development lifecycle (SDLC) – Agile. Ensured deliverance and relevance over time.

Participated in implementation roll outs. Reviewed product system enhancements and processes. Evaluated impact and benefit of proposed system or process change.

Worked with Oracle RPD and OBIEE Data Visualization to produce client-facing reports and KBI measurements. Utilized Tableau to produce ad-hoc reports.

Managed and worked with an offshore development team of five individuals. Optimally used time and resources to add value and achieve best outcomes.

Identified and evaluated data sources. Developed and completed quality control processes.

Designed business process and capability roadmaps used in strategy development.

Worked with the business units and third-party vendors to ensure solutions and contracts were delivered in a secure manner complying with standards.

March 2012 – September 2013

Analytic surveillance Consultant, Wells Fargo & Company – Minneapolis, MN

Established risk analytics within the Capital Market Group. Utilized different databases to detect risk, data up normality, performance and compliance.

Successfully led the modernization of Security, Compliance, and Risk Management System framework for ETL between Wachovia Bank and Wells Fargo Bank.

Developed using SAS 9.1, SQL and UNIX to create data mining programs that provided risk analytics and recommendations to minimize operational risk.

Monitored and measured risk performance matrix across different businesses and took appropriate actions based upon their results. (in support of data driven solutions)

Implemented complex segmentation that enhanced the customer risk analytics database that supported customer applications.

Measured efficiency and effectiveness of operation production through standard metrics. Identified areas of missed opportunities, best practices, and efficiency gains.

Managed large scale projects and coordinated resource allocation of other teams, interacted with business partners to develop actionable execution processes.

Led and facilitated cross functional meetings to develop and shape business risk strategies that provided business process improvements and ensure scalability.

Provided regular executive status briefing with key security operations information, and performance indicators.

September 2010 – April 2012

System security compliance Analyst, Land O’Lakes, Inc. - Arden Hills, MN

Established the Equinox database that drove customer analytics in support of front-end customer strategies (FECS).

Grew department from a small staff from one to three over one year, thereby expanding capabilities to assume responsibilities for projects of increasing complexity.

Utilized SAS 9.1, SAS Enterprise Guide, SQL, and Oracle OBIEE to formalize analysis methodologies and disciplines within the department to ensure commitments were delivered on time and according to expectations.

Established best practice for data quality focusing on improvements of customer data through system projects, process re-engineering and data cleansing activities.

Led development of business case and served as program manager for the successful implementation of Equinox- sales automation platform for nationwide field sales and account management organizations.

Led the ongoing development of and the Central Product Catalog (CPC) - E-Commerce tracking systems.

Led security reviews and internal compliance testing to ensure compliance with standards and regulations.

February 2004 – July 2010

Sr. Database Security Analyst, Thomson REUTERS - Eagan, MN

Developed program to capture data points from systems that identified the level of compliance and identified gaps against the standards.

Proactively identified opportunities to generate revenues with potential new markets through monitoring of customer shifts and purchasing patterns.

Provided technical reviews for newly developed applications and associated databases to ensure compliance.

Outlined and defined appropriate analytic approaches for various client needs.

Maintained close relationships with business clients to understand their objectives. Utilized the database to provide relevant analysis to support client’s key business initiatives.

Led the development and deployment of ongoing IT security risk, compliance recovery and remediation activities.

Utilized SAS and Oracle SQL Developer to provide tactical analysis to support business clients that included customer profiling, sub-segmentation, customer-lifetime value analysis, suggestive selling models, targeted prospecting, and campaign-management.


Master of Arts in Management, Hamline University - St. Paul, MN – USA

Bachelor of Business Administration, Minor in Statistics, University of Cairo – Egypt

CISSP Certification estimated completion September 2018

Activities ministration – Minor University – Egypt

Volunteer with Hands on Atlanta - tutoring and mentoring children, helping individuals and families out of poverty, improving Atlanta’s environment.

Volunteer with Computer Summer Camp. Camp stresses the importance of academics, teaches computer skills and team building.

IBM Think – active participant – AI, Big data, Analytics trend technologies

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