Ahmad alshhri

  •     Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Personal Profile

I'm a  Master's degree graduate of IT (Computer Networks). Main objectives to achieve are to work for an Organisation that will value my determination to provide excellent services and problem solving to its diverse range of stakeholders. Also, to use my acquired experience, learning and training in complex network systems and apply it to develop and enhance organisational network standards. My hope is focused on turning good idea into innovative, effective implementation that make a real difference in important areas of my career and for the respected establishment that I will join.


Jul 2012 - Jul 2014

MASTER of Information Technology (Computer Networks)

La Trobe University (VeryGood GPA 3.86 out of 5)

Majored in Information Technology (Computer Networks) from La Trobe University Melbourne, Australia.

Modules studied: Professional Environment, Entrepreneurship in I.T., Real-Time and Fault Tolerant, Communication Protocol Eng., Network Eng., Decision Support System, Information Technology Project, System Design Eng., Intermediate Network Eng., WNetwork Eng. and System Design Methodologies.

Mar 2010 - Jul 2012

BACHELOR of Information Technology

Ballarat University (Very Good GPA 3.88 out of 5)

-Majored in Information Communication Technology (Network Design and Security) from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, VIC.(2010 - 2011)

-Majored in Information Technology from Ballarat University, Australia VIC. (2011 - 2012).

Oct 2004 - Feb 2007

Higher Diploma of Computing

College of Telecommunication & Electronic (Very Good GPA 4.03 out of 5)

Majored in Computer Technology (Technical support).

Work History

Work History
Apr 2015 - Present

IT Networks Engineer

Advanced Electronic Company
  • Administrating Firewalls, VPN, DMZ, IPS, CCTV, Access Control, LAN connectivity and switches.
  • Project Manager for Juniper SSL VPN  and high availability appliance.
  • Project Manager for Environmental Monitoring System project.
  • Participating in an isolated network from the scratch.
  • Network infrastructure.
  • Monitoring and managing networks sources and performance.
  • Establishing and maintaining user accounts, profiles, file sharing, access privileges and security.
  • Providing technical assistance and support to staff, administrators and end users.
  • Ability to read, analyse and interpret technical instructions and manuals.
  • Participating in multiple IT projects at the same time.
Nov 2007 - Mar 2008

Customer Services Representative

Al Danube Supermarket

Helping customers with their needs. Updating the supermarket's database system and troubleshooting when required. An observer to improve the quality of service.

Achievement: Decision making, Communication skills and how to deal with any issue happen in my working place where customers should be satisfied with our services.

Jun 2006 - Oct 2006

Technical Supporter

Jarir Bookstore Company

Repairing PCs and laptops. Troubleshooting installing software and hardware. Advising customers about the suitable PCs/laptops which match their needs.

Achievement: Understanding wild range of computer problems and improving troubleshooting skills.



Communication Skills

Managing projects where I've used wild range of communications with team members and the stockholders.  Customer service and hospitality, Oral presentations to small and big groups and Written communication through developing reports and assignment.

Technical / IT Expertise

Administrating Firewalls, VPN, DMZ, IPS, CCTV, Access Control, LAN connectivity and switches.

Software Experienced

Packet tracer (Networking), Blue J.(Programming in JAVA), Visual studio 2010, Enterprise architect.

Problem Solving

Decision Making

Arabic and English

Professional Training

Feb 2016


Now Company For Training & Education, Riyadh

 It covers the Knowledge Areas, Process Groups, Inputs, Tools/Techniques, and Outputs contained in the PMBOK® Guide, as well as a broad spectrum of project management concepts expected of project managers in today’s demanding environments.

Jan 2016

Essentials I - Palo Alto Firewall

The Knowledge Academy, Budapest

The objectives are gaining an in-depth knowledge of how to install, configure, and manage their firewall, as well as configuration steps for the security, networking, threat prevention, logging, and reporting features of the Palo Alto Networks Operating System.

Jan 2016

Essentials II- Palo Alto Firewall

The Knowledge Academy , Budapest

Successful completion of this course, students will be instructed on implementing and managing GlobalProtect and Active/Active High Availability. Students will gain an in-depth knowledge of how to optimise their visibility and control over applications, users, and content.

References are available on request