C: 630-***-**** email@example.com
Work Authorization: US Citizen
Employer: D: 312-***-**** firstname.lastname@example.org
7 years of experience in research and implementation of IT works with passion and proven successes in technical strategies with superior understanding of networking, trouble shooting,
A self-starter with leadership experience in social and professional organizations looking to provide valuable solutions and ensuring network security
Self-motivation, education, and diverse experience have garnered problem-solving skills proven as an efficient and critical team member in the line of defense during intense situations
Able to monitor and maintain multiple networks while understanding various realms of securities and network proactivity
Fluent in Fluent in English, Gujarati, Hindi, and Spanish
2018 CCNA routing and switching, MCSA 2019 Candidature
Knowledge of Cisco Works, and various networking concepts ((IE. Configuration of networks, router configuration and wireless security, TCP/IP, VPN, Content Filtering, VLANs, and routing in LAN/WAN, Ethernet Port, Patch Panel and wireless networks.)
Loyola University Chicago
Bachelor of Science in Biology May 2016
Double minor in Information Systems/Information Technology May 2016
Masters of Biology Expected May 2019
Midtown Athletic Club System Administrator December 2018- Present Chicago IL
Managed Active Directory roles and services
Executed and tightened Group Policy Objects with hierarchical organizational units
Created plan for infrastructure re-structure for switch from Citrix platform to individual workstation
Maintained and renewed certifications for network sites
Configured and backed up Aruba, Cisco, and Fortigate devices
Managed Lync and Skype enterprise level accounts
Handled virtual machine management through SCVMM and remote desktop protocol
Updated and managed server maintenance schedules
Created employee groups through Active Directory manager
Migrated print servers for better more succinct printing hosts
Administered VOIP accounts through PBX manager
Troubleshot various network and user accounts through Fresh Service ticketing System
Began migration of Exchange Server 2017 to O365
Managed Servers 2012, 2018, 2016
Midwest Molding Co. Network Security Administrator May 2016 – December 2018 Bartlett IL
Part of team that handled and maintained all IT footprints
Oversaw and delegated various roles to manage online portals
Assess and execute machine longevity programs
Installed and configured Cisco switches to merge voice and Data network infrastructure
Implemented Voice over IP to create internal communications for individual departments
Identified and implemented self-healing, multi-homed solution to stabilize production internet connectivity which drastically improved SLAs.
Maximize customer satisfaction through open communication and transparency in all major manufacturing related operations
Configured and designed overall network plans and security protocols
Worked with team to create policies procedures, and necessary configurations to uphold privacy standards
Used Palo Alto networks for Positive reinforcement models
Troubleshot Firewall rules in Palo Alto using Panorama,
Application (Layer 7) Firewall. Configuring RIP, OSPF and Static routing on Juniper M and MX series
Involved in configuring, the migrating Juniper SSG-140
Maintained Corporate Firewalls & Analysis of firewall logs
Implementation and troubleshooting of ASA firewall
Added security policies and security rules on checkpoint and ASA firewall.
Configured, Monitored and Troubleshot Cisco configuring VLANs/routing/NAT with the firewalls as per the design.
Provided support for 2Tier and 3Tier firewall architecture including various Checkpoint, Cisco ASA firewalls and Palo-Alto firewall
Used Panorama to manage and control network-wide traffic
Configured Palo-Alto PA 5000 series firewalls for outbound traffic via blue coat proxy server
Troubleshot Palo Alto, Cisco ASA 5580, 5540, FWSM, and various firewall layouts
Configured and maintained Checkpoint R65, R75.40 Gaia, Juniper, Palo Alto Firewalls.
Worked on migration from Cisco ASA/ Checkpoint to new Palo Alto Firewall using Migration tool 3.0
Midwest Molding Co. Sr. Network Security Engineer June 2015 - May 2016 Bartlett, IL
Developed cloud, individual user domain, and entire cyber infrastructure with 5 person team
Created connectivity for various branch locations with model
Installed hypervisor on server for virtualization and utilized VMWare
Merged hardware, virtualization, and switching using C-Series unified computing systems (UCS)
Executed NSX for access to multiple networks
Ran and established department software and hardware lines
Built entire office cyber footprint including cloud, office communication, and individual department employee portals
Created all employee ID and passwords
Created and implemented Filters on the Routers for Security purposes.
Troubleshot all network and host errors
Provided support to internal users and external clients on various hardware and software issues
Installed Cisco 6500, 4500, 2800, 1800 and 1700 series router
Configured and troubleshot Cisco 7600, and 1800 series Routers, Cisco Catalyst 6500 and 3500XL series switches.
Experience in adding Rules and Monitoring Checkpoint Firewall traffic through Smart Dashboard
and Smart View Tracker applications
Excellent working knowledge of TCP/IP protocol suite and OSI layers.
In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience on IP Addressing, Sub netting, VLSM,
Summarization and ARP, reverse & proxy ARP and Ping Concepts
Experience in implementation, support and troubleshooting of VLAN’s including operational knowledge of spanning tree protocol (STP), VLAN trunk, inter VLAN routing and ISL/802.1q.
Troubleshot layer 2 and Layer 3 protocol issues during the builds and tackling all issues for a smooth handoff
Used ASA 550-X series firewall implementation for secure network
Managed Servers 2012, 2018, 2016
International Business Machines (IBM) Network Security Engineer Intern August 2012-June 2015
Installed and set up complete network for new sites complete with switching in
Configured all routing and firewall protocols to ensure secure network
Handled F5 load balancing with Protocol for Load Balancing in L3 devices- HSRP/VRRP/GLBP
Configured, and supported RIP, EIGRP, and OSPF
Performed network diagramming of Firewall, IPS, including connected devices and remote office connections
Multi-factor Pindrop metadata analysis
Used Pindrop Fraud Detection Systems (FDS)to filter incoming calls for individual employees
Responsible for Internal and external accounts and, managing LAN/WAN and checking for SSL Security Settings of the networking devices (Cisco Router, switches) co-coordinating with the system/Network Administrator during any major changes and implementation
Managed network connectivity and network SSL Security, between Head offices and Branch office
Handled Firewall migrations from PIX firewall to Cisco ASA and Juniper SRX firewall appliances.
Worked on Cisco 7200, series Routers and Cisco 6500 and Nexus 5K series switches
Responsible for Check Point and Cisco firewall administration across global networks.
Profiled Cisco identity service engine with network probes
Implemented identity service engine (ISE) for threat intelligence and device remediation
Experience with Firewall migrations from PIX firewall to Cisco ASA and Juniper SRX firewall appliances.
Configured OSPF redistribution and authentication with type 3 LSA filtering and to prevent LSA flooding.
Maintained and organized transmission of Time Division multiplexing (TDM) circuits for
Configured OSPF over frame relay networks for NBMA and point to multipoint strategies.
Experience in designing data communications and networks utilizing that utilize a mixture of frame relay, point to point T1, T3 & OC3 lines
Experience converting Cat OS to Cisco IOS on the Cisco 6500 switches
Designed MPLS VPN and QoS for the architecture using Cisco multi-layer switches
Checkpoint and Cisco ASA firewall administration across global networks.
Documented Network status and assigning IP addresses.
WAN Circuit upgrades running OSPF,EIGRP,RIP,ECMP,BGP,MP-BGP, troubleshooting WAN connectivity for any latency
Understand NAT, Security contexts and failovers in the Firewalls.
Experience on HSRP for load balancing.
Administration of Cisco 11.x and 12.1 versions and higher
Monitored all Cisco equipment using Cisco Works
Scrutinized solar winds traffic for assurance of no data loss
Troubleshooting and installing of CRS, ISR, GSR, ASR9000 and Nexus devices.
Experience in designing data communications and networks utilizing that utilize a mixture of frame relay, point to point T1, T3,T5, and amp; OC3 lines
Manage the tools and techniques of remote diagnosis and resolution of end user client side and server-side issues.
Worked to develop protocols for network control with Simple Network Management Protocol
Developed model to convert SNMP to syslog for more thorough device transactions
Principles of contemporary networking, including topology, protocols, integration and file access
Ensure each customer receives superior service by providing friendly environment using established service standards.
Thorough understanding of Configuration of DHCP on IP phones, Zebra printers, HP Printers.
Nexus 9k,7K, 5K, 2K & 1K, Cisco routers (7600, 7200, 3900, 3600, 2800, 2600, 2500, 1800 series) & Cisco Catalyst switches (6500, 4900, 3750, 3500,
4500, 2900 series)
SRX, MX, EX Series Routers and Switches Networking Concepts
ASA Firewall (5505/5510), Checkpoint, Cisco ASA
Network Tools Solar Winds, SNMP, Cisco Works
Cisco CSM, F5 Networks (Big-IP)
WAN Technologies : Frame Relay, ISDN, ATM, MPLS, leased lines & exposure to PPP, DS1,
DS3, OC3, T1 /T3 & SONET Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, & 10 Gigabit Ethernet, Port- Channel, VLANS, VTP, STP, RSTP, 802.1Q
IKE, IPSEC, SSL-VPN
RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, STP, RSTP, VLANs, VTP, PAGP, LACP, MPLS,
HSRP, VRRP, GLBP, TACACS+, Radius, AAA
Windows 10/7/XP, MAC OS X, Windows Server 2008/2003