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Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
August 07, 2019

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Raed Musaab

Mississauga, ON • +1-647-***-**** •

Expert IP Network Engineer (CCIE Routing & Switching # 60498) Goal-orientated, technologically sophisticated professional with 15+ years' success driving high- performance teams to deliver the design, planning, and implementation of highly complex networking projects to achieve customer expectations and SLAs.

• Dynamic, highly skilled leader, adept to coaching and coordinating multi-faceted groups of professionals to schedule and complete multiple conflicting priorities within a pressurized, deadline-driven environment.

• Advanced technology skills with experience in various networking architectures and all aspects of the planning, design, and implementation of a wide range of technologies and multi-protocol inter- networks.

• Demonstrated ability to transform customer requirements and agreed specifications into customized designs and efficient implementations.

• Analytical thinker, adept at troubleshooting and pioneering innovative resolutions to complicated technical problems with the aim of eliminating disruptions and optimizing efficiency.

• Articulate communicator, skilled at forging and strengthening robust professional relationships with client and stakeholders to gather and manage expectations, deliver detailed reports, build cross- functional consensus, and achieve an excellent track record of satisfaction. CORE COMPETENCIES

IP Backhaul/Core-MPLS Networks • L2-L3 Service Provider •2G/3G/LTE Network Elements • IP RAN/Core-MPLS Troubleshooting • Quality of Service in RAN/Core Domains • Network L2/L3 Security Specialist • Cisco/Juniper/Huawei Routers and Switches • Radio Access Network 3GPP Standards TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES

• Core IP-MPLS: Cisco 7200/6500/3600 / ASRs Series, Catalyst 3850, 3750, 3600

• Traffic Engineering: Core Network Elements MSS /MGW/ SGSN/ GGSN/ PCRF/ EPC /HLR /HSS


• IP-Backhaul for 3G/LTE Domains: Juniper MX80/MX240/MX480 Series and Cisco ASA901,920

• Traffic Engineering: RAN Network Elements RBS/eNodeB/BSCs/RNCs/MME/SGW

• Planning / Design / Cutover of 15 Nokia mcRNC, Evo8200RNCs – Ericsson Managed Services.

• HW/License Dimensioning of Nokia mcRNC and Flex- 2600, Ericsson Evo8200 for potential upgrades.

• Traffic Engineering: Core Network Elements MSS /MGW/ SGSN/ GGSN/ PCRF/ EPC /HLR /HSS


• MPLS Networks: LDP, RSVP, Traffic Engineering in IP-Backbone and Core Domains

• IP Solutions and RAN Dimensioning: IUPS/IUCS/IUB/AoIP/AbisoIP/Gb/S1/X2/MUL Logical Interfaces

• Quality of Service: MPLS-Core/RAN domains: DSCP Tagging and Filtering

• OSPF/EIGRP/RIP/BGP/VPN/MPLS/VPLS/IPV6/Multicast (Expert) Raed Musaab

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• IP Network Management: SNMP/Syslog/ AAA/Radius/TACACs/SolarWind

• Security Specialist L2/L3, Cisco ASA 5522/5540 Configuration, getVPN, FlexVPN, SSL VPN DMVPN, AAA Authentication-Authorization.

• SDN/Segment Routing/SD-WAN/ IPsec/SSL VPN’s/SSH/SSL/LDAP/ Network Function Virtualization

• Design/Implementation of Campus Networks, Access/Distribution/Core Routers are Switches.

• UNIX/Linux Environments and Script Development,

• Contingency Solutions for IP Networks and Traffic Failover

• Growth and Dimensioning studies - Marketing Projection Traffic

• IP Design of Ericsson Virtual Evolved Packet Core vEPC and Core Network Elements PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

WireIE Service Provider.

Senior IP Network Planning Engineer (2018 – Present ) Leading the IP Network design for MPLS L2/L3, Cisco SD-WAN Veptila, Internet service provider. Key Achievements:

Successfully implement MPLS L2/L3, Q-in-Q, Cisco SD-WAN Network design.

Meet Customer satisfaction by checking the L2/L2 services using RF2544

Best achievement of Cisco FireWall ASA/ FTD security solutions implementation.

Accomplishment of VPN tunnels DMVPN, Flex-VPN, Get-VPN using ikev1 ikev2 Zone Base Firewalls

Drove the IP designs and track the implementation from Planning till Service Cutover Lifecycle.

Configuration Troubleshooting Cisco SWs 3700/3500/3600X, Routers ASR901/921, CSR4300 Successfully led all aspects of the IP Network Design for Ericsson, Nokia, and Huawei domains for Core- MPLS and RAN-Cloud.

Key Achievements:

Awarded as Ericsson Best Employee 2017 for outstanding dedication to improving network design and increasing efficiency.

Spearheaded the full-cycle design and implementation of RAN-Cloud to aid the successful IP- Backhaul Modernization Project, employing Juniper Routers MX40/MX80/MX240/MX480.

Championed the SWAP project with high quality outcomes, overseeing the IP planning and cutover of Ericsson and Nokia MME, EPGW, HSS, as well as 6 Ericsson RNCs, 5 Huawei RNCs, and 6 Nokia RNCs.

Achieved Ericsson Letter of Achievement as an instrumental member of the Planning Board to lead the cutover of 3G network in Iraq.

Accomplished Best Planning Achievement through the execution of Quality of Service in Core- MPLS and RAN-Cloud, effectively preserving Voice Traffic as an integral Customer Key Service. Ericsson,

Expert IP Planning Engineer (2012 – March 2018)

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Drove the design and cutover of IP-MPLS Backhaul Networks, utilizing Cisco Routers 7200/6500/3600 ASR 4000/1000, Catalyst 3850, 3750, 2600, Nexus 9k 5k and leveraging advanced technological expertise to guarantee success as part of Network Modernization project. Led a high-performance IP Planning team to achieve customer expectations and optimize performance, coaching staff members to enhance productivity and skills levels. Key Achievements:

Spearheaded the Network Swap project to convert 3K sites from Motorola to Nokia within planned timeline and scope to accomplish agreed SLA and stakeholder satisfaction.

Pioneered all aspects of IP planning and implementation of 50 Nokia Network elements to successfully manage customer traffic growth.

Delivered high traffic reliability and zero cut-off service through the full-cycle implementation of a robust contingency plan across customer network.

Drove the IP design of 16 Nokia Flexi mcRNCs / BSCs to ensure the end-to-end fulfillment of customer SLAs.

Played an integral role, managing the operation of 40 BSCs using Unix/Linux OSS as a part of Motorola BSS Support team, consistently paying attention-to-detail to optimize technical excellence. Key Achievements:

Successfully achieved a high level of customer satisfaction by consistently monitoring network operations and resolving queries with maximized efficiency.

Achieved all aspects of agreed Service Level Agreement (SLA) in the delivery of maintenance, troubleshooting, and oversight of operations for the Motorola Network.

Instrumental in the Network Upgrade Project, deploying new key Telecom Technologies to ensure an effective outcome.


Degree in Computer Engineering

College of Computer Engineering - University of Technology Technical Certifications

• Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE RS ) - #60498

• Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)

• Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)

• Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)

• Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)


IP Network Design Engineer (2009 - 2012)


BSS Back Office support Engineer (2005 - 2009)

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