Objective

Managerial Assignments in System Administration/Networking with a growth oriented organisation.

Summary

Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCP, MCSA, and MCSE) with over 17years experience in Systems Administration, Planning /Designing , Implementing  & Commissioning and Client Servicing.

Strong knowledge and concepts of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP , Terminal Server , Windows Clustering 2003 /2008 ,SharePoint 2007 / 2010 , SQL 2005 / 2008 , Exchange 2000/2003/2007/2010 , IIS 6.0 , 7.0 , 7.5 , Web Server .

Proficient in the installation & configuration of a wide range of equipments with sound knowledge of technologies.

Expertise in handling networking and administration of server, Internet server, FTP server, LAN. WAN ,

Adept in analysing information system needs, evaluating end-user requirements, custom designing

solutions, troubleshooting for complex information systems management

TECHNICAL

Backup Tools:Symantec VERITAS Backup EXE, CA Bright stor Arc Server, HP Data Protect.

HardwareSever Range: IBM X-SERIES 225, 226 445 5000, DELL: Power edge 2550, 4550, 2950, HP: ProLiant all series, HP Blade Servers, Wipro: Net Power 7225z 7226, Compaq: Proline Series, Raid Technology: Raid 0, 1, 5, Raid Hardware: Adaptec, Lsi logic, Intel

Operating System:Windows Server: WinNT 4.0. , Win 2K, Windows 2003, Windows 2008 R2, Windows Client: Windows 95/98/2k/XP/Vista, Linux Server: Red hat Linux 4.7, 5.0

Application Software:Windows: DNS, DHCP, WINS, IIS 6.0, SQL 2005, Clustering on SQL and Windows,

Exchange 2003, 2007, ISA 2000 2006, TMG 2010 ,MSProxy. Anti-Virus – Symantec v 9.0, 10.0, End Point Solutions, Eset Smart Security

Highlights:

·Effectively implemented and deployed entire domains, Applications for web users across the Kingdom for Saudi Municipal Elections

·Providing technical support for key components like Election Core Applications , SQL Database.

·Cascading with Network Infrastructure for complete end to end network support.

·Effectively implemented and deployed entire domains, financial applications for web users across the world. ( www.derayah.com )

·Providing technical support for key components like Internal core Banking Applications.

·Effectively provided low and effective budgeting plans for the organization and implemented it.

·Successfully Implemented WSS ( SharePoint ) Portal for Derayah Internal Employees.

·Effectively did Security vulnerability assessment for all Web Servers , Application Servers , Middleware , SQL Database Servers , Domain, Exchange and Implemented Server Hardening for all the Servers for Banking Application.

·Actively involved in achieving the ISMS 27001 certificate for the organization - www.indegene.com

Work History

Work History

System Administrator

Al-Khaleej

Client: Ministry Of Labour, Riyadh, Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia.

Project Name:  eGov-Project

Role:

  •   Enterprise Domain Administration of MOL Domain Architecture.
  •   Backup management, , Front End Server Back End Server Administration, Macafee / kaspersky Anti Virus  Administration,
  • Providing support for Microsoft Active directory services for all the Labour Office around the Kingdom.
  • Exchange 2010 Enterprise Administration for whole MOL  , Web Servers , Database, Application Servers and integrating all with Data center.
  • Highlights:
  •   Administration of SharePoint 2007 Server in MOL
  •   Implementation of LYNC Server 2010 - Under Process. 
  •       Managing & Maintain Total 84 Servers with 5 High - End C Luster Environment.
Mar 2011 - Oct 2011

System Administrator

ARCOM

Client: Ministry Of Municipality & Rural Affairs, Riyadh, Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia.

Project Name: Saudi Arabia Municipal Elections

Role:

  • Build Operate Transfer end to end solution for WINDOWS Infrastructure for MOMRA Elections Process. 
  • Handling backup management, , Front End Server Back End Server Administration, Symantec AntiVirus  Administration,  Monitoring Link status , Co-ordinate with all site engineres aroung 16 Locations around the kingdom.
  • Providing support for Microsoft Active directory services.
  • Planning , Designing and implementing the whole MOMRA Election Domain , Web Servers , Database, Application Servers and integrating all with MOMRA Data centre. Network.

Highlights:

  • Effectively implemented and deployed entire domains with windows 2008 R2 , applications for web users across the Kingdom , SQL 2008  Database , Momra Elections FTP Server.
  • Providing technical support for key components like Election Core Applications, Database.
  • Cascading with Network Infrastructure for complete end to end network support.
Oct 2008 - Jul 2010

IT Analayst

Derayah Financials L.L.C

Role:

  • Build Operate Transfer end to end solution for WINDOWS Infrastructure.
  • Handling Microsoft Exchange Services: MS Exchange 2007 backup management, Exchange DB Backup Management, Front End Server Back End Server Administration, Norton Mail Security Administration, pop3 and SMTP Mail Configuration, Exchange Public Folder Management & User Mail Box Management
  • Providing support for Microsoft Active directory services.
  • Highlights:
  • Effectively implemented and deployed entire domains, financial applications for web users across the world.
  • Providing technical support for key components like Internal core Banking Applications.
  • Cascading with Network Infrastructure for complete VOIP support. 
May 2008 - Oct 2008

IT Manager

Indegene Lifesystems ( P ) Ltd.,
  • Role:
  •    Handling team of 6 associates providing 24x7 supports for Exchange Environment.  Maintaining LAN of over 600 computers with 25 servers running Windows 2003 server, 5 servers running Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Exchange Server and Dell Auto Loader 24 Slot (Tape Library) Backup Device.
  •   Planning and maintaining Clustered Exchange 2003 enterprise server with Front end and back end technology in a multi forest environment and different site location ( US, Australia and India) for around 900 Exchange User. 
  •   Issuing VPN Tunnel Access for the users.
  •   Designing the Backup Strategy for the sites and ensuring scheduled/unscheduled Backups as per backup plan and restoration.
  •   Implementing Outlook Web Access & VERITAS Backup with Exchange Agent.  Undertaking Mail Box Management and Mail Queue Monitoring along with Public Folder Management and Mail Box Restore.
  • Highlights:
  •    Effectively provided low and effective budgeting plans for the organization and implemented it.  Actively involved in achieving the ISMS 27001 certificate for the organization.
Sep 2007 - Apr 2008

Sr.System Engineer - L3

L & T Infotech
  •    Handling installation, configuration and troubleshooting of Intel based servers.
  •    Providing primary and secondary , Third Level support service for hardware & peripherals at client location. 
  •    Maintaining the Logon Authentication Server, File and Print Server as well as Lotus Domino Server. 
  •   Undertaking Data Backup / Restore using Bright Arc Server
  •   Networking Support by Monitoring Link Status
Dec 2006 - Sep 2007

Customer Support Engineer

Wipro Infotec

Support 24/7 for Indian bank , Central bank , HDFC  banks  Data Center

Jul 2005 - Nov 2006

System Engineer

Micro Stuff Computers ( P ) Ltd.,

Windows , Exchange Support

Feb 2001 - Jun 2005

System Administrator

Madha College Of Engineering

Complete in charge of IT .

Dec 1997 - Dec 2000

Destop Support Engineer

Victoriya Info Services

Desktop Instalaltion & Hardware Support

Education

Education
Jun 1992 - May 1995

Bachelor Of Science

Madras University

Skills

Skills

Anti Virus Management

Fully Deploy and Manage Anti - Virus ( Eset , Symantec , Macafee , Trend Micro , Kaspersky .... ) and knowledge in anti-spam solutions like Iron-Poert , Microsoft Forefront...

Terminal Server 2008

Network

Support L1 & L2 Level Network Managment like , Monitoring , Link Status  , Add Route ....

Backup , SAN

Server Administration

Sharepoint 2007 / 2010

SQL 2005 / 2008

ISA 2006 / TMG 2010 /

Windows Active Directory 2003 / 2008 R2

Microsoft Exchange 2003 / 2007 / 2010

TECHNICAL Backup Tools:                          Symantec VERITAS Backup EXE, CA Bright stor Arc Server, HP Data Protect/Vista. Hardware                                Sever Range: IBM X-SERIES 225, 226 445 5000, DELL: Power edge 2550, 4550, 2950, HP: ProLiant all series, HP Blade Servers, Wipro: Net Power 7225z 7226, Compaq: Proline Series, Raid Technology: Raid 0, 1, 5, Raid Hardware: Adaptec, Lsi logic, Intel Operating System:                  Windows Server: WinNT 4.0. , Win 2K, Windows 2003, Windows 2008 R2, Windows Client: Windows 95/98/2k/XP/Vista, Linux Server: Red hat Linux 4.7, 5.0 Application Software:              Windows: DNS, DHCP, WINS, IIS 6.0, SQL 2005, Clustering on SQL and Windows, Exchange 2003, 2007, ISA 2000 2006, TMG 2010 ,  MSProxy. Anti-Virus – Symantec v 9.0, 10.0, End Point Solutions, Eset Smart Security             FUNCTIONAL Network Management                     System Administration           Designing Backup Strategy Server Administration                  Technical Support                 Troubleshooting         Client Servicing                                  Installation & Commissioning             Team Management  

Certifications

Certifications
May 2006 - Present

MCSE 2003

Microsoft Coarporation