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Security Consultant

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Emirate, United Arab Emirates
June 29, 2019

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Sandeep Kanvinde

Information Security

Experienced Information Security Professional with overall 5+ years of experience in Information Technology including Information Security products

(Endpoint Security - DLP, MDM, AV, Encryption, IRM, RMS, Document Classification, ISMS, SIEM), Infrastructure and IT Security Operations. +971*********, +919********* Dubai, United Arab Emirates WORK EXPERIENCE

02/2019 – 05/2019

Security Consultant - SOC & Compliance


Abu Dhabu, UAE

Proactively respond & monitored security event queues and recommend improvements based on events or incidents of security breaches in the areas of networks, applications, databases, systems, and endpoints.

Developed plans for a quarterly Risk Assessment & incident reviews evaluations and mitigation improvement.

Coordinate with client and end-user to understand their Vulnerability Assessment, risk analyses and security assessments reports.requirements.

Conduct meetings with client/end-user and recommend application owner to apply new patches according to CIS benchmark, ISO 27001 and NESA guidelines on application to mitigate vulnerability. Define, implement and maintain corporate security policies. 01/2018 – 02/2019

SOC Analyst

Catalyst Business Solutions LLC.

Dubai, UAE

Proactively hunt for and research potential malicious activity and incidents across multiple platforms using tools like FireEye (Hx, Nx, Ex, Nx), Cisco (ESA, WSA), Sophos (AV, ATP) HP ArcSight, LogRhythm, advanced threat network and host-based tools. Triage security events, analyze traic, review logs and identify potential security threats using incident response steps. Recognize potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.

Perform static and dynamic malware analysis on virtual servers with proper documentation and steps for removal on infected systems.

Build indicators of compromise into monitoring tools using internal and external sources to integrate these tools with one another to provide data enrichment.


Malware Analysis Intrusion Detection Cloud Security Encryption Security Analysis Incident Response

SIEM Tools Identity & Access Mgmt Mobile Security

Endpoint Security CIS Benchmark MDM RMS

DLP ArcSight IBM Qradar Nmap LogRhythm

McAfee ePO Seclore AirWatch Vega Nessus

Burp Suite NetSparker MBSA Linux N-Stalker

OWASP Top 10 Packet Analysis Windows Android

SPARTA Content Filtering Threat & Vulnerability Mgmt Security Operations Audit Assurance & Compliance

Nessu TCP/IP Network Security FireEye

Nexpose ProcMon


Critical Thinking Attention To Detail Time Management Problem Solving Collaboration & Teamwork Leadership CERTIFICATES

Certified Ethical Hacker - CEH (06/2019)

EC-Council Certification

ITIL v3 Foundation (03/2019)


Malware Analysis (06/2019)

Udemy e-Learning Port


Awarded for best Information Security Support Consultant from IndiaFirst Life Insurance (Client of Network Intelligence Inc). (2017)



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09/2016 – 12/2017

Cyber Security Analyst

Network Intelligence Inc.

Mumbai, India

Proactively Choose, implement, monitor and upgrade computer/ server anti-virus and malware protection on 700+ endpoint systems. Create custom policies on AV solutions.

Plan, research and design robust security architectures for any IT project and test security solutions using industry standard analysis criteria.

Educate workers about computer security and promote security awareness and security protocols.

Conduct senior level log analysis, proactive monitoring, mitigation, and response to network and security incidents.

Conduct quarterly internal and external security audits. Perform vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments using product such as: Nessus, Acunetix, MBSA, NMAP/SPARTA, NetSparker, Vega etc.

Manage and administrator Endpoint security products such as: MDM (1Mobility & AirWatch), Klassify Document Classification, Seclore (IRM, DRM, Classification), McAfee ePO (ENS 10, HDLP, NDLP, ATP, VirusScan), McAfee Web Gateway 7, FortiGate FireWall, Arcos/Arcon IAM/PAM, Accops 2FA VPN.

09/2015 – 05/2016

Technical Support - Information Security

Infovie Software Solutions Pvt Ltd.

Mumbai, India

Designed, configured and implemented Cososys End Point Protector DLP for over 700 endpoints singlehandedly.

Provided guidance, recommendations, best practices, etc. for DLP operations, stabilize and optimize DLP system performance, including rules and reports, assist with DLP upgrades, installations and configuration.

Liaise with EPP DLP Support, Engineering, Product Management, and other areas within EPP on behalf of the customer. Provide single point of contact and hands-on escalation and remediation for critical issues.

09/2014 – 09/2015

System Administrator

eMudhra Ltd

Mumbai, India

Maintain and administer computer networks and related computing environments, including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and system configurations.

Operate master consoles in order to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks, and to coordinate computer network access and use.

Recommend changes to improve systems and network

configurations, and determine hardware or software requirements related to such changes.

Maintain logs related to network functions, as well as maintenance and repair records.

Coordinate with vendors and with company personnel in order to facilitate purchases.


Awarded for best Performer of the month from Network Intelligence Inc (2017)






06/2013 – 06/2015

Master of Management Studies - IT

ARMIET College

Mumbai, India

06/2009 – 06/2011

Bachelor of Computer Application - Software


LN College of Management & Technology

Mumbai, India


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