Mohammed Raza Ali
Seeking for a challenging position as Network/Security Administrator, utilizing expertise in Network design, implementation & Security. To obtain a potential long-term Network Security Engineer position within a diverse LAN/WAN environment where my knowledge, skills and experience are aptly utilized and challenged to meet the needs of a growing Organization.
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)Certified. (Cisco ID: CSCO11867294)
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certified. (Cisco ID: CSCO11867294)
Designation : IT Security Engineer
Company : AbuDhabi Muncipality, Damac, HCL Infotech(Current organization)
Duration : July 2016 to till date
Job role & responsibilities:
Creating rules & policies in Websense & DLP(Forcepoint), Fortimanager, Fortimail, Fortisandbox.
Working knowledge on Symantec DLP.
Configuring, installing and troubleshooting various Trend Micro products (Deep Security Manager 11.0, Scan Mail Exchange & Server Protect)
Designing, Installing, Configuring and Troubleshooting VPN issues with Juniper Pulse Secure.
Network & Application monitoring (QRadar, SolarWinds, RSA Netwitness, Netflow Analyzer, HP NNMI, Nagios, etc).
Installing & Configuring advance level of network components like Core switches, Blue Coat Proxy, Load Balancers(WAF), ASA Firewall, IPS & Cisco IP Telephony.
Managing VPN to provide remote access for users(Juniper Pulse Secure & Microsoft Auto VPN).
Managing the Firewall audit analyzer(Firemon).
Responsible for L2 and L3 support, provisioning, upgrading and patching/upgrading activities including the direct supervision of staff or solution partners as applicable.
Service Management, Information Security, Application Delivery, Transition Services and IT Operations to effectively provide Level 3 support and change control.
Experienced in Network infrastructure availability & IT Security solutions, load balancing, Web application firewall and Data Centre designing.
Configure Cisco routers and switches per network as per design specifications.
Expert-level knowledge with layer 2/3 technologies, specifically Cisco Ethernet switches, configuring switch ports and VLANS on Cisco devices.
Troubleshooting issues of MAB (ACS, TACAS & Radius).
Worked on Infoblox for the Configuration of DHCP scope /IP reservation/Mac Binding in DHCP Server.
Setup and maintained security policies including NAT, VPN and Secure Remote access, Proxy, routers and L2 switches.
Configured and monitored network security devices to include, like Sonic Wall
Development and information security policies and standards.
Prevented unauthorized access by monitoring port traffic, monitored and maintained over 250 Cisco network devices, maintain WAN, Wireless, Point to Point, VPN and LAN connections
Designed, implemented and maintained VPN tunnels to remote offices.
Configured and maintained Cisco PIX/ASA Firewalls, routers, AP's and switches.
Performed LAN, DMZ, and internet facing security scanning of mission critical devices on corporate and guest network for potential vulnerabilities, malicious programs and recommended appropriate actions.
Implemented and configured Ether channel, VLAN, Port Security, 802.1x protocol.
Monitoring LAN/WAN device across global using Whatsupgold 15.0 & Net flow Analyzer, Solarwinds, QRadar, RSA, etc monitoring tools.
Experience on Cisco ASA, Bluecoat Proxy SG series.
Raising changes for Network activity.
Company : Atos Origin FZ LLC (https://atos.net/en/united-arab-emirates)
Designation : Network Administrator (NOC).
Duration : October 2015 to March 2016.
Company : GAVS Technologies (https://www.gavstech.com//)
Designation : Senior Associate Systems (E2 in NOC).
Duration : September 2013 to September 2015.
Company : Knoah Solutions (www.knoah.com)
Designation : Technical Support Representative.
Duration : February 2011 to July 2012.
Company : Landmark Group, Lifestyle (http://www.lifestylegulf.com/)
Designation : IT Coordinator (NOC).
Duration : December 2008 to December 2009.
Company : B4U Internet Solutions, Hyderabad.
Designation : Network Administrator.
Duration : October 2003 to July 2008.
B-Tech Computer Science Passed in First division from JNTU with aggregate 61% during the year 2003.
Board of Intermediate Passed in first division from Sri Srinivasa Junior College with aggregate 70.1% during the year 1998.
Board of Secondary passed in first division from St.Mathews high school with aggregate 68% during the year 1996.
Father Name : Mohammed Habeeb.
Date of Birth : 14th November 1980.
Marital Status : Married.
Nationality : Indian.
Passport Number : L4086388
Languages known : English, Arabic, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu & Urdu.
I hereby declare that the above information is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.