Oliver Maxwell

  • Worcester, United Kingdom
Oliver Maxwell

IDS/IPS Systems Engineer & Cyber Analyst

Work History

Work History
Jul 2013 - Present

Cyber Security Engineer

Ministry of Defence
Sep 2008 - Jul 2013

Deployed Network Specialist

Ministry of Defence

Specialist Military role that involvedĀ 

Mar 2007 - Sep 2008

ICT Technician

Royal Air Force

Modern Apprenticeship in Telecommunications, Radar, Satcomm & IT Fundamentals

Education

Education
2009 - 2015

Computing and IT (Diploma of Higher Education)

The Open University

Distance learning with emphasis on fixed and wireless networks, virtual security, present and future telecommunications, wireless sensors networks and Cisco technologies. Also contained were Microsoft courses on Active Directory and infrastructure configuration for Server 2008.

2013 - 2014

GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)

SANS Institute
SEC503: Intrusion Detection In-Depth delivers the technical knowledge, insight, and hands-on training you need to defend your network with confidence. You will learn about the underlying theory of TCP/IP and the most used application protocols, such as HTTP, so that you can intelligently examine network traffic for signs of an intrusion. You will get plenty of practice learning to configure and master different open-source tools like tcpdump, Wireshark, Snort, Bro, and many more.

Certifications

Certifications

VMware Certified Associate (VCA)

Sourcefire Certified Professional (SFCP)

SANS 503 - GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)