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Vikram
vikram.network813@gmail.com
908-873-6167
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
Network Security Engineer
9 years experience
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Summary

5.5+ years of experience in implementing, supporting and maintaining data center network and security infrastructures.
• Design, implementation, maintenance and supporting Cisco R&S, Cisco ASA, CheckPoint, PaloAlto, BlueCoat
• Virtualization technologies VMware, Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer.
• ISP style converged network - BGP + OSPF and BGP+EIGRP on MPLS/VPLS backbone.
• Network monitoring tools like SOLAR WINDS, CISCO works, Wireshark and Splunk
• Microsoft Active Directory, Windows 2003, 2008, 2013 Servers, Linux and Solaris
• VLAN, VTP, ISL, 802.1Q, STP, RSTP, PVST, MST, Port-channel, Port Security, and L2PT.
• Security Information & Event Management (SIEM).
• Aggregation Switch (Nexus 3K, Cisco 4900M) - Aggregation for Wi-Fi Controllers and ASR routers.
• Performance Testing tools like Spirent, iperf, Fluke LRAT-2000.
• Software-Defined Networking (SDN): Hands-on experience and expert knowledge of Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN)
• VPN technologies including IPSEC, AnyConnect (SME), DMVPN, FlexVPN, and GETVPN.
• Advanced threat detection and fault isolation.
• Cisco APIC EM Dynamic Quality of Service.
• URL filtering, IDS/IPS, and NAC-802.1X.
• HP ArcSight, Checkpoint Smart Event detection, monitoring and analysis.
• Comprehensive understanding of all levels of the OSI model.
• Automating tasks using VB script and Python, developed Ping sweep Python Script.
• Blue Coat Proxy SG, F5 Big IP LTM, Netscaler, Cisco ACE 4710 Load Balancers.
• PowerShell scripting to automate the process.
• Infrastructure auditing, hardening and compliance.
• Install, Configure & Update Cisco & Checkpoint Firewalls, McAfee IPS & Blue Coat Proxy appliances and other security devices as requested.
• Maintain documentation on actual infrastructure (Diagrams, Configuration scripts, etc.)
• Programming & scheduling of Web Activity reports for IT Risk & IT Security.
• Develop procedures for normal operational tasks on Firewall VPN, IPS, Proxy.
• Prepares a presentation on new Infrastructure implementations (Ex. IPS Infrastructure, IPS Security Event Workflow, etc.)
• Deep knowledge of all ITIL/ITSM processes, and their interaction with other processes.
• Authorized to work in United States for any employer

Experience
Education
Computer Science of Engg& Tech
Computer Science of Engg& Tech
Skills
Shipping
2023
7
ACL
2021
5
BGP
2021
5
Blue Coat
2021
5
Cisco
2021
5
Cisco ASA
2021
5
Data Center
2021
5
Disaster Recovery
2021
5
EIGRP
2021
5
Firewall
2021
5
ITIL
2021
5
Malware
2021
5
OSPF
2021
5
Routers
2021
5
Switches
2021
5
VPN
2021
5
WAN
2021
5
AAA
2021
4
Analysis
2021
4
Compliance
2021
4
Cyber Security
2021
4
HSRP
2021
4
IDS
2021
4
Information Security
2021
4
IPS
2021
4
IPsec
2021
4
Load Balancing
2021
4
MPLS
2021
4
Network Design
2021
4
Network Security
2021
4
Security Engineer
2021
4
Splunk
2021
4
LAN
2016
1
OPTIM
2016
1
VLAN
2016
1
backbone.js
0
1
Business Requirements
2016
1
Cabling
2016
1
Cisco ISE
0
1
Citrix
0
1
Customer Service
0
1
Dell
0
1
DHCP
0
1
DMVPN
0
1
Documentation
2016
1
Ethernet
2014
1
Fastpath
2014
1
HP
0
1
Hyper-V
0
1
IBM API Connect
0
1
ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network)
2014
1
ITSM
0
1
iWeb
2019
1
JScript
0
1
Linux
0
1
Microsoft Exchange
2014
1
Microsoft Office
0
1
MS Active Directory
0
1
Netscaler
0
1
Network Management
2019
1
Network Monitoring
0
1
OSI
2016
1
Performance Testing
0
1
PowerShell
0
1
Problem Solving
2016
1
Proxy Server
2016
1
Python
0
1
Quality Assurance
0
1
SAP Detailed Scheduling
0
1
Scripting
0
1
Solaris
0
1
SolarWinds
0
1
SSL
2019
1
T1
0
1
Virtualization
0
1
Visual Basic
0
1
VMWare
0
1
VSS
2019
1
Windows
0
1
Windows 2000
0
1
Windows 2003
0
1
Winstall
2014
1
Wireless
2019
1
Wireshark
0
1
XenServer
0
1