Malik O Usman
Detail oriented IT operation specialist. Highly experienced and motivated, very productive in a team environment and working independent while advancing in the IT industry, troubleshooting and solving Network and Security issues.
Certifications obtained: A+, Network+, Server+, Security+, MTA mobility, MTA networking, MTA Windows server, MTA security, Basic Linux,Ccent.
Northern Kentucky University, 2010. (Computer Science- Deferred)
My Computer Career (Associate)
Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to quickly adapt to changing and competing priorities.
Working experience implementing, deploying and managing vSphere ESXi Hosts, using vCenter Orchestrator. Experience administering and maintaining Citrix VDI infrastructure using enterprise custom tools.
Experience deploying and administering virtual machines, images and configurations using Vmware Horizon view.
Understands ITIL framework with demonstrated skills in incident & problem management, audit & operational risk management.
In-depth knowledge working with Windows Server Administration, On-premises Active Directory and Azure Active Directory. Migrating users and data from on-premises to Azure Active directory through Azure AD connect. Provisioning Domains, OUs, configuring DHCP, DNS. Able to implement and manage alarm site through the Operation management suite and using SCOM.
Identity access management on Amazon AWS platform using the directory services, also monitoring logs, resources and application use through CloudWatch.
Basic Powershell skills administering on Azure AD platform. Assigning and Managing Licenses/Certificates.
Experience administering and monitoring SIEM tools, Intrusion detection Systems, Intrusion prevention systems such as Qualys, Nessus, Metaspoilt, Splunk, Nmap in monitoring, troubleshooting and solving enterprise network and security issues through the OSI model
Experience and ability to use the scrum agile framework, working and interacting with other teams to achieve the best results. Great customer service skills interacting with customers/vendors finding ways to improvements.
Active Directory Engineer 06/2019 – Current
Assist in migrating users and data from on-premises Active directory to Azure active directory using the Azure AD connect.
Managing user roles, right and entitlements using sailpoint IIQ
Application and Service role Identity management with Amazon AWS
Interprets applications and users activity logs to open enterprise ITSM tickets for proper potential risk management and remediation.
Assisting in projects to better implement Single-sign on experience using SAML, Oauth 2.0, Open ID.
Network Analyst Consultant 09/2016 – 05/2019
Marvel Technologies, Indianapolis. IN
Managed enterprise user identity access and permissions using Azure ADUC/ADAC
Managed RSA token Console for external network access for remote use.
Assist project in implementing user Identity Federation using Amazon AWS platform.
Monitor network to ensure optimal performance using enterprise factored tools.
Create and maintain network users/permissions, Identity access management using CyberArk and other Enterprise tools.
Application Engineer 03/2012-08/2016
Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky.
Assist in troubleshooting and resolving vApps issues running on VMWare ESXi servers for level 2,3 tickets.
Worked with team on project in deploying and configuring VDI across company using Vmware horizon.
Assist in daily VMware and server administration, maintenance and upgrades including service packs, patches, hot fixes and security configurations
Maintain technology and user documentation, support logs and procedures
Monitor performance and ensure system and application availability
Desktop Engineer 02/2011-03/2012
Mercy Hospital- Cincinnati. OH
Reimaging of workstations
Configuring EMR such as; Epic, Cadence and CPOE
Pushing softwares and applications to end-user standards.
Training end-users after deployment