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Peshawar, N.W.F.P, Pakistan
October 10, 2016

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Zahid Khan (Network/System Administrator)

SNGPL Peshawar Pakistan.

Cell: +923*********

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Over Fifteen years’ experience in Network and System Designing, Network

Security and Network administration.

Data Center virtualization at SNGPL office Peshawar Pakistan.

Data Center Management and troubleshooting of Servers.

Comprehensive knowledge of Cisco Routing, Switching, MPLS, VPN & Wireless Technologies, Microsoft Windows configuration, Active Directory, DNS, Application Servers, Clustering, Firewalls (Network Security), Ant viruses, Windows Services Configuration.

A confident and reliable IT Professional with extensive practical experience of working with Network devices, computers and resolving any support issues that are raised to the service desk. An excellent communicator can relate well with people at all levels and has the flexibility of working well as part of a team and on my own.

Now looking to further an already successful career by working for an ambitious and expanding company.

Training to the vendor’s technical staff and university students on different Microsoft and Cisco courses.


1) Officer Network and Systems (Team Lead)

SNGPL Regional office Peshawar (Since March 2008 to till date)

Network and System management

Responsible for installation and maintaining CISCO Devices.

Troubleshooting MPLS network.

Managed LAN & WAN network lifecycles on different hardware applications to equipment layout and technical support.

Managed and troubleshooting of DXX and DSL network.

Vlans implemented for each department for controlling broadcast.

Configured Cisco Wireless Routers for providing backup media for end users.

Configured IP SLA to monitor traffic and auto switching with coordination of SNGPL Head office.

Diagnosing and rectifying the network problems.

Installed and configured Solar winds application for Network Monitoring.

Configured Site to Site VPN between Regional offices and Sub Offices.

Configured DMVPN for providing secured intranet between Head Office and Regional Offices.

Configured Static routes for each sub offices local network for communication.

Configured default routes for internet traffic.

Configured DHCP in each sub offices routers and bind with end users MAC address to assign reserve IP addresses.

Configured Port Security in each Cisco Switches and bind each end users MAC with them.

Keep Routers IOS and configurations backup on daily and weekly basis.

Installed and configured Cisco Wireless Bridges between Regional main office to the Store Office approximately 6 KM.

Management of entire Data Center activities and virtualization Servers.

Configured Squid Proxy server for internet filtering,

Configured Mail Server for secured communication,

Configured Domain Controller for user authentication and central management.

Configured Update server for downloading updates and deployment in to clients Computers.

Configured FTP Server for large amount of data transmission over WAN environment.

Installed and configured File Server for providing central location for each end user.

Backup of each server on daily basis as well as on weekly basis through Digital and Tape media.

Monitoring and facilitation visits for effective and smoothness of day to day IT activities at our remote locations.

Responsible for Data Center temperature management as defined by IT/MIS Guidelines/policies/SOP

Assist Helpdesk team for resolving System and Network related issues.

Installed and Configured VPN Server for remote sub offices connectivity to the Head office for accessing Applications servers.

Configured Squid Guard application for Squid Proxy Server for monitoring internet surfing.

Management and troubleshooting of Unix Operating System.

ITIL Implemented in Regional office as well as in Sub area Offices.

Maintained an inventory of all network devices.

Introduced and integrated new technologies into existing data center environments.

Installing software upgrades and security patches, and monitoring for intrusion signs.

Installed and configured Kasper Anti Virus server for protection viruses.

Installed and configured VMware vsphare for QTP Server.

Configured Home folder for each department to save and share data easily on central location.

Enabled Security logs and event viewer for monitoring user activities.

Installed and configured IP Camera in Data Center and IT/MIS Hall.

Installed and Configured RAC-900 for biometric System to Secured Data Center equipments.

Configured 10KVA Triplet UPS to check online events and logs.

Installed and Configured Network Printers for Printing bills (Xerox 5500).

Backups and Recovery.

Maintaining of data safety & backup system.

Ensure the availability of backup’s onsite and offsite in his domain on daily and weekly basis.

Ensure the health of backups on end of every month and after any critical backups.

2)ICT Trainer (PART TIME)

Network System & Information Technology (NSIT) (Since March 2008 to till date)

Teaching and training on MCITP (Microsoft Certified IT Professional)

Teaching and training on MCSE Server 2012 and Exchange Server 2013

Teaching and training on CCNA and CCNP.

Teaching and training on Linux administration.

Trained different organization IT staff.

Provincial Assembly of KPK IT staff training in MCITP and CCNA Certification funded by USAID organization

MCITP and CCNA Training to the IT Staff of Cordaid organization.

MCITP and CCNA Training to the IT staff of WFP (World food programme)

MCITP and CCNA Training to the IT staff of IRC (International Rescue Committee)

Windows 8.1, CWNA and CWNP training to the ICRC (International committee of the Red Cross)

3)Network/ System Administrator

Network System and Information Technology (Since January 2005– Feb 2008)

Network and System administration

Installation and configuration of Cisco and Juniper devices.

Configured Site to Site VPN and DMVPN for connecting NSIT Systems with different organizations.

Configured CISCO Wireless devices for providing dual media.

Configured MPLS Cloud for different organizations.

Completed different universities students projects in the field of Site to Site VPN, IPV6 tunneling, Eigrp, Ospf and Vlans implementations.

Configured Squid Proxy Server for filtering of internet traffic.

Configured and Installed Exchange Server 2003.

Integrate all clients’ computers with Domain Controller.

Installed and configured File and FTP Server.

4)System administrator

Integrated Rural development organization (Since April 2003 – December 2004)

LAN Administration, Software Installation and updates.

Hardware Installation, Troubleshooting and Network Trouble shooting..

Terminal Server, VPN Server, Exchange Server, Proxy server configuration and troubleshooting.

Samba server, Apache server, NFS server configuration.

Daily backup and configuring servers.

5)IT Instructor

Chamla Computer Institute, taught the following courses (Since Aug 2000 – Jan 2002)

Introduction to IT and basic hardware’s.

MS office and introduction to Internet.

Corel draw and windows tools.


Master of Information Technology (MIT) Session 2002-2004

From University of D.I Khan KPK Pakistan

Professional Qualification

VMWARE (VCP6-DCV) Official training completed

VMWARE (VCP6-DCV) Certified


CCNP Routing (Cisco Certified Network Professional)


CCNA ( Cisco Certified Network Associate)

CCNA Security Certified (Cisco ID: 11227709)


MCSE 2003/2008/2012 (MCP, MCSA, MCSE, MCTS and MCSE) Certified.


Completed ITIL (Information technology infrastructure library) Workshop

Completed Business communication -1 training

Completed Business communication -11 training

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