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Information Security Engineer

Morrow, GA
March 22, 2021

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Oluwadara Akinduro +1-470-***-****

Oluwadara Akinduro

Stockbridge, GA +1-470-***-**** LinkedIn: Information Security Engineer

Certified Information/Cyber Security Engineer dedicated, passionate and talented with experience in Cyber Security, System and Network Administration, I.T Communications, Computer Engineering, and Public Relations investigating security incidents, assessing vulnerabilities, installing, configuring and monitoring security tools and controls. Specializing in process documentation, vulnerability and risk assessments that align with set business standards. Proficient in recommending security improvements while aligning operational processes with network design and infrastructure. Ability to solve problems with a variety of IT systems, eager to contribute to developing and testing security posture of enterprise's software, hardware, networks and services. TECHNICAL SKILLS:

• Security Tools: Mimecast,

• Microsoft Operating systems administration

• Cisco Network Devices – Routers, Switches and Firewalls

• Azure Security Administration

• O365 Security Administration

• Nessus and Qualys Vulnerability Scanners

• Cisco Voice CUCM administration

• G-Suite Security Administration


• CompTIA Security +

• CompTIA Project +

• EC Council Certified E-Business Professional

• Splunk 7.x Fundamentals

• Genetec Security Desk


Coretelligent, Duluth, GA August 2020 – March 2021 Systems Security Engineer

• Conducts multiple system / application specific vulnerability assessments

• Performs security updates on servers in accordance with change management procedures

• Implementation of security policies and hardening configurations in alignment with CIS benchmarks

• Firewall management (ACLs, patching, VPN configuration etc.)

• Manage and monitor all installed systems and network within infrastructure

• Proactively ensure the highest levels of availability of systems and infrastructure

• Monitor and test application security performance for potential vulnerabilities, threats and risks

• Identify possible solutions, and helping developers to implement those fixes

• Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies

• Participate in the design of information and operational support systems

• Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution

• Assists in the expansion of an information security risk-based metrics and reporting framework 2

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• Analyze existing security systems and make recommendations for changes or improvements

• Facilitates information security incident response triage

• Assists in the detection and identification, assessment, prediction, and control performance monitoring of information security risks throughout the organization

• Participates in regular and ad-hoc analysis of security audits and IT controls reviews, including security penetration testing, third party vendor management reviews, and design recommendations

• Participates in the enhancement of the information security awareness program

• Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing publications.

• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Telaid Industries, Norcross, GA June 2018 – August 2020 Technical Analyst

• Switch configurations: Configuring switch ports and devices,

• Analyzing and monitoring network performance.

• Providing network support and resolving connectivity issues.

• Configuring hardware and software to optimize network communication.

• Configuring and setting up new switches

• Provided support to LAN – layer 2/3

• Perform network configuration changes to provide and restore service.

• Work with Cisco 3700/3600, switches, wireless, Cisco Unified CM Administration, T1, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, Cable/DSL modem, Analog dial-up, WAN, LAN, TCP/IP, Voice.

• Participate in remediation bridges with various support organizations. Escalate unresolved issues to tier III and NOC management in a timely manner.

• Configuring Samsung and Axis cameras in Genetec Security centre and on web GUI

• Security systems: Genetec, Security centre

Huawei Technologies, Lagos, Nigeria

November 2017 – April 2018

Network Operations Centre Engineer

• Monitoring Fibre Connections through UMS

• Monitor network for device faults and/or service degradation. Perform advance device/application diagnostics

• Monitor network traffic and performance while maintaining high level of customer satisfaction by providing services fully compliant with Service Level Agreement (SLA) and minimizing impact on customer services

• Identify services degradations associated with network events and incidents; isolate root causes

• Provide prompt and appropriate follow-up with regular feedback to customers in relation to on- going issues.

• Track, re-direct and escalate the workflow of incidents to subsequent support levels (e.e. technical Support Operations) as needed to resolve incidents.

• Ensure accurate and timely creation of update and completion of all trouble ticket with prompt escalation and notification of major network faults and customer faults as per NCC Escalation Guidelines, to both customers and to internal management

• Generate reports on network performance, trouble-shooting results and routine maintenance of network elements for tracking purposes and learning opportunity. 3

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• Provide feedback and recommendation for Operation Support System (OSS) Tools improvements, regarding process flows, event management and correlations.

• Preventive maintenance co-ordination with the field team.

• Monitor and process the event flow for security events and making sure there is no backlog of security events.

• Assist with setting up Log Monitoring for devices in the field.

• Escalating failures to responsible vendors for repairs through mails and phone calls

• Performs incident resolutions problems determination and root cause in accordance with service level agreement


• Bachelor of Mass Communication, Public Relations & Advertising Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria - 2012

• CCNA & CompTIA A+ Training

New Horizons Computer Learning Centers, Ikeja LA, Nigeria – 2017

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