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Manassas, VA
October 14, 2018

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Mahmood Hamdam

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Manassas, VA *****



Technical Skills


Highly creative, motivated, and multi-talented Cyber Security, Computer Forensics, with extensive experience in Management Information System, Firewalls, software and hardware, TCP/IP, Network Security, Vulnerability and port scanning, phenomenal time management skills. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal communication abilities. Eager to apply academic and professional background toward launching a successful career with an organization that will allow me to utilize my Education, Professional Training and previous employment experience while gaining valuable work.

Firewall, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), Nessus, Nmap, Encase, Wireshark, tcpdump, Autopsy, FTK Imager, InSSIDer, File Verifier++, Snort, Metasploit, Windows Server 2012 R2, Unix, Kali Linux, Database, Java, Microsoft Office Package (Excel, Word, MS Project, Power Point, Access, Outlook), Quick Books, and Photoshop.

Ability to compress knowledge to an easily understandable level for organization circulation

Expertise by participating in requirement analysis, reviews and working sessions to understand the requirements.

Quick learner, influencing individual and team player with excellent presentation skills and ability to prioritize and organize tasks independently.

Knowledge of cyber security principles, tools and devices

Knowledge of Phishing Techniques

Maintain high levels of productivity over long periods of time

Participated in capture the flag and a cybersecurity club

Excellent written and oral communication skills as well as strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills.

Capable to function in some quick-moving surroundings and able to work successfully with a team.

Basic understanding of object-oriented and service-oriented programming

Experience operating in a Unix command line environment

Diligent and Good attention to detail and accuracy

Eager to learn and develop new skills

Familiar with computer forensics, malware analysis, and/or network traffic analysis.

Experience with virtualization technologies (VMware, VirtualBox)

Professional Experience

Sunoco November 2012 to Present Chantilly, VA

Assistant Manager/ Customer Service

Responsible for day-to-day operations

Ordering products/inventory

Staff scheduling

Supervising Employees

Monitor receiving goods

Preparing Daily sales report

Preparing Monthly sales report

Entering items in the system

Helping Customers

Cash Handling

ARDS. January 2008 to October 2012 Kabul, Afghanistan

MIS Assistant/ Procurement Officer

Looked after procurement database,

Close assistance with the MIS Expert

Registered of firms and uploaded the documents on ARDS website.

Assisted Director of MIS with review of ideas for information technology equipment and software to ensure they meet Company standards and future requirements

Test/troubleshoot results of applied patches and upgraded to MIS software.

Analyzed data integrity issues and determined appropriate steps to clean up data to maintain integrity of all MIS systems

Developed, test implemented and documented MIS processes for backup and recovery of mission critical data

Published the procurement projects on the websites and on the

local newspapers,

Registered firms at the ARDS system database,

Issued the invitation for bids, ITQ, Expression of interest through to ARDS emails.

Assisted the firms to maintain the documents.

Assisted the bidders who had any kind of questions, problems and requests.

Gave reports and information to PLOs regard bidders who download and collect the bids from ARDS website and ARDS office.

Advertised the IFB to the local newspapers and provide the same for PLOs and advisers.

Performed other tasks as and when assigned.


Presently enrolled in George Washington University for BS Third year in


Presently enrolled in George Washington University for BS Third year in


Presently enrolled in George Washington University for BS Third year in


oPresently enrolled in George Washington University for BS Third year in Cybersecurity

oAssociate of Applied Science, Cybersecurity May 2018

Northern Virginia Community College – Manassas, VA

oSenior in Business Administration/ Finance, BBA October 2012

Kardan University – Kabul, Afghanistan

Immigration Status:

US Citizen


Presently occupied with Sec+ and CEH





Farsi (Persian)

Arabic – Intermediate

Reference: Will be furnished on request

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