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Network Engineer Manager

Location:
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted:
October 21, 2018

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SIDHEEQUL AKBAR

Senior Network Engineer

Al Wahda, Abu Dhabi, Cellular +971-055889-7865, ac7f77@r.postjobfree.com

Career Objectives

To succeed in an environment of growth and excellence and earn a job which provides me job satisfaction and self-development and help me achieve personal as well as organization goals.

Summary

Area of Expertise : Networking

Technology Area : Cisco (Routing, Switching and Collaboration)

Certifications

CCIE Collaboration Written (CEC ID: CSCO12727631)

CCNA Collaboration

CCNA Routing & Switching

CCNP Routing and switching

CCNP VOICE (Not Certified)

Work Experience (4.50 years)

Currently Working as Senior Network Engineer at Emitac/Abu Dhabi Judiciary Department from July 2017 to till the date.

Worked as Senior Network Engineer at Cisco systems/HCL Technologies from July 2017 to July 2018(1 year).

Worked as Network Engineer at FUJITSU CONSULTING INDIA from March 2015 to July 2017. (2.4 years)

Worked as Network Engineer for Network implementation and support at Safas Technologies Pvt. Ltd. From July 2014 to march 2015. (9 Months)

Abu Dhabi Judicial Department, Abu Dhabi, UAE 2017 July to Present

Senior Network Engineer

Daily job responsibilities:

Configurations of Cisco routers - Vrf, inter vlan, NTP, DHCP etc.

Adding rules and security levels on Palo Alto firewalls.

Monitoring of all brocade devices (CPU/memory/top port) using BNA.

Handling daily issues reported by users such as IPhone registration issues.

Managing & supporting and troubleshooting Cisco Call Manager (CUCM), Cisco Unity Connection (CUC), Cisco Unified IM & Presence (CUPS), Jabber and Voice gateways remotely.

Troubleshooting of call routing issues in Cisco Unified Network, Configuration of CSS & Partitions

Configuration of Configuring Voicemail and troubleshooting voicemail issues, Call Handlers.

Managing and Supporting H.323, MGCP Gateways, Configuration of VG224

Working with Cisco TAC for escalation issues

Configuration of Route Pattern, Route List, Route Group, Translation pattern.

Extension Mobility related troubleshooting based of error codes

Troubleshooting ISDN PRI (T1, E1) issues and coordinate with Service provider

Integrating users with LDAP (Windows Active Directory)

Configuration of DRS Auto Backup for UC deployments to SFTP

HCL Technologies, Bangalore, India 2017 July to 2018 July

Senior Network Engineer

Daily job responsibilities:

Configuration of Cisco/Brocade Switches - POE, VLAN, IP helper etc.

Configurations of Cisco routers - Vrf, inter vlan, NTP, DHCP etc.

Adding rules and security levels on Palo Alto firewalls.

Monitoring of all brocade devices (CPU/memory/top port) using BNA.

Handling daily issues reported by users such as IPhone registration issues.

Managing & supporting and troubleshooting Cisco Call Manager (CUCM), Cisco Unity Connection (CUC), Cisco Unified IM & Presence (CUPS), Jabber and Voice gateways remotely.

Troubleshooting of call routing issues in Cisco Unified Network, Configuration of CSS & Partitions

Configuration of Configuring Voicemail and troubleshooting voicemail issues, Call Handlers.

Managing and Supporting H.323, MGCP Gateways, Configuration of VG224

Working with Cisco TAC for escalation issues

Configuration of Route Pattern, Route List, Route Group, Translation pattern.

Extension Mobility related troubleshooting based of error codes

Troubleshooting ISDN PRI (T1, E1) issues and coordinate with Service provider

Integrating users with LDAP (Windows Active Directory)

Configuration of DRS Auto Backup for UC deployments to SFTP

FUJITSU CONSULTING INDIA, Bangalore, India 2015 March to 2017 July

Network Engineer

Daily job responsibilities:

Configuration of Cisco/Brocade Switches - POE, VLAN, IP helper etc.

Configurations of Cisco routers - Vrf, inter vlan, NTP, DHCP etc.

Adding rules and security levels on Palo Alto firewalls.

Monitoring of all brocade devices (CPU/memory/top port) using BNA.

Handling daily issues reported by the users such as IP phone registration issues.

Design, implementation, ongoing management and troubleshooting of Cisco Unified Communication Manager (CUCM) clusters.

Configuring CUCM features and services on CUCM 7.0 and CUCM 8.6

Configuration of Call signaling protocols on Voice Gateways H.323, MGCP and SCCP

Configuration of IP phone, Cisco IP communicator, and other VOIP applications with CUCM.

Configuration of Music on Hold (MOH) and other media resources.

Configuration and Instillation of Voice Interfaces like E1 & T1 Lines, FXS, and FXO.

Educating the users after Installation of IP phones, Cisco IP communicator etc.

Configuration of extension mobility.

Configuration of route partitions and Calling Search Spaces

Configuring Voicemail and troubleshooting voicemail issues.

Configuring route group, route list and route pattern.

Configuration of Intercom numbers, call parking, call pickup, URI dialing.

Configuration of User Features such as Speed dial, Call forwarding.

Configuration of Call handler.

Configuration of Phone Button Template, Soft key Template.

Troubleshooting CUCM, Voice Gateways.

Safas Technologies Pvt. Ltd 2014 July to 2015 March

Network Engineer

Worked on incidents which are created through Help Desk & auto generated by ticketing systems on Network Alerts and issues reported by customers. Updating tickets on fault isolation, follow-up and resolution activities with respect to vendor and internal teams in a

Timely manner

Daily job responsibilities:

Operation deals with keeping the network and the services that the network provides up and running smoothly. It includes monitoring the network to spot problems as soon as Possible, ideally before users are affected.

Maintenance is concerned with performing repairs and upgrades for example, when equipment must be replaced, when a router needs IOS upgrade, when a new switch is added to a network. Maintenance also involves corrective and preventive measures to make the managed network run "better", such as adjusting device configuration parameters.

Provisioning is concerned with configuring resources in the network to support a given service. For example, this might include setting up the network to establish Voice network to the new Site.

Manage local and wide-area voice and data networks by providing access to network resources, maintaining equipment, and monitoring network performance.

Evaluate and recommend server hardware and software components and upgrades as required.

Handled Configuration of new routers and switches for customers.

Handled Configuration change for existing links as per customer requirement.

Areas of Expertise

Routing and Switching

IP addressing Ipv4 and Sub netting.

Configuration of VLANs, Trunking, VTP.

Protecting Switched network with STP, PVST, RSTP.

Configuration of Inter-VLAN Routing using multilayer switch or external router (Router-on-stick).

Configuring Ether Channel (PAgP/LACP).

DHCP configuration.

Port Security Configuration.

HSRP and VRRP configuration for redundancy.

Routing Protocol Such as OSPF, EIGRP, RIP, and BGP.

Configuration of Access Control List (ACL) and IP NATing.

Troubleshooting network issues including LAN, WAN and wireless issues.

Good understanding of network monitoring concepts and management tools.

Network monitoring tools: Netflow Analyzer, Brocade network Analyzer.

Hands on experience on CISCO routers such as 1900, 2600, 2800, 2900, 3800, 4400 and ASR-903.

Hands on experience on CISCO Switches such as 2950, 2960, 3560, 3750.

Hands on experience on CISCO AP’s such as 2600, 3700.

Hands on experience on CISCO Firewall such as ASA-5505, 5508X.

Hands on experience on BROCADE Switches such as 7250, 7750, 7450, VDX-6740.

Hands on experience on Palo Alto Firewall such as PA-3020.

Hands on experience on Juniper Router SRX-240H2.

Hands on experience on Checkpoint Firewall such as UTM-570, 4410.

VoIP-Skills

Deploying Cisco Unified Communication Manager (CUCM), Clustering strategy, VOIP devices, Gateways and applications.

Configuration of cisco VOIP Protocols: H.323, MGCP, SIP and SCCP

Cisco Unified Communication Manager Platforms: CUCM 8.5, 8.6, 10.5.

CUCM Configuration and troubleshooting.

CUCME configuration.

Cisco unity connection installation and integration with CUCM using SCCP and SIP.

Voice mail configuration and troubleshooting.

Call handler configurations on Unity connection.

Cisco Unified Presence installation and configuration. CUPS 8.5, 8.6,10.5.2.

Cisco License Management.

Configuration of Voice Interfaces like FXS, FXO, ISDN T1/E1 PRI.

Deployment and managing IP Phones, Voice gateways, application such as IP Communicator

Handling day to day Cisco IP Telephony issues

Languages

C, C++, C#, Java, PHP

Academic Qualification

Examination

Discipline/

Specification

School/

College

Board/

University

Year of

Passing

B.tech

Commuter Science Engineering

MACE

MG University

2014

+2

Science

CMR HSS

Kerala HSE Board

2009

10thstd

SSLC

PTMHS

Kerala Board

2007

Personal Profile

Name : Sidheequl Akbar K P

Father's Name : Muhammed Ashraf KP

Gender : Male

Nationality : Indian

Date of Birth : 17/08/1992

Languages Known : English, Malayalam.

Current Address : 2nd Floor, NO:70 Shakti Nivas,

7th Cross, Rajanna colony Kalappa Layout, BasavaNagar

Bangalore - 560037

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Place: Bangalore Sidheequl Akbar KP



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