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Shakeeb Ullah

Resident Engineer at IBM Pakistan

Work experience

Oct 2012Present

Resident Engineer For Faysal Bank Limited

IBM Pakistan
IBM Pakistan Resident Engineer for Faysal Bank Limited Performing System Administration for AIX 5.3/6.1/7.1 and IBM VIOS, which includes Installation/Upgrades/Patch/Fix Management, administration, support/troubleshooting, consolidation, maintenance on IBM Power5, Power6 & Power7 Systems and IBM Power Blades(JS22/JS23). IBM Power Server Administration(Which includes creating LAPRs/DPARs, Installation, maintenance and Support through HMC/IVM). Administrating, maintaining and providing technical support for local and remote Storage Area Networks on IBM DS8700/DS8100/XIV and DS5300 with SAN Volume Controller. Performing routine equipment checking and doing preventative maintenance on Storage Area Networks Setting up procedures to consolidate storage of data from different platforms(i.e. Windows, AIX and Linux) Providing formal and informal storage administration training Storage analysis, capacity planning, and performance planning of storage components Providing Support for Linux Environments Building and supporting testing of Disaster Recovery Environment. Documenting the policies and procedures to support the operational storage environment and participating in designing and ongoing refinement of procedures and policies.
Jul 2012Oct 2012

Senior Systems Administrator

Fidelity Information Service Pakistan Pvt
Ltd. Senior Systems Administrator Linux System Administration, which include installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of Servers for Development environment. FIS core banking software implementation on production, UAT and Testing Environments. IBM WebSphere Application Server Installation and troubleshooting in Production and testing Environment
Oct 2010Jun 2012

Systems Administrator

Silkbank Ltd. Formerly Saudi Pak Commercial Bank

Ltd) Systems Administrator IBM WebSphere Application Server and MQ Manager Administration; which include installation, configuration, monitoring & maintenance. VMware Infrastructure Planning, installation, configuration and management. SAN & NAS Administration on following DS8000, DS4800 and NAS6040. IBM Tivoli Storage Manager(TSM) installation, configuration and administration. Administrating and managing Core Banking mission critical applications(Temenos T24 etc.) on RISC based servers with the configuration of HACMP and GPFS. Oracle Application Server Administration, which includes installation, configuration, maintenance and providing support to application developers to resolve application issues. Responsible for creating and managing new and existing environments for mission critical applications. Responsible for installing, configuration, monitoring and maintenance of Windows & Linux servers on production, testing, UAT and DR Site. Maintaining system performance in Data Center by performing system monitoring and analysis, and performance tuning; troubleshooting system hardware, software, networks management systems; designing and running system load/stress testing; escalating hardware and application problems to vendor. Testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements and new software's. Researching technical problems and assist in identifying its solutions. DR setup for all critical application including new core banking system installation and configuration of Servers and SAN.

Nov 2006Sep 2010

Officer Computer Operations

Silkbank Ltd Formerly Saudi Pak Commercial Bank

Officer Computer Operations ATM transaction, maintenance and health report generation. Maintenance of ATMs, I-cam, I-journal maintenance and System administration, provide snapshots and EJ to reconciliation and settlement department as per request. Phoenix maintenance by coordinating with vendor. Maintenance of UPS installed all across the Branches and Offices, their troubleshooting and coordination with vendors in case of any mishap. ATM's monitoring and management with tools like InSight & Phoenix. Coordinate with branches, ADC and banking support staff for the resolution of ADC transactions issues during online and offline mode. Implementing and maintenance of TS3200 IBM tape Library solution. Creating, maintaining daily and weekly backups of Data Center, restoration of them at DR site. Coordinating with branches for their weekly, monthly and yearly backups, restoring these at pool backup Server and taking them on LTO & DLT tapes for permanent storage. Restoration, verification and testing of above mentioned backups on regular basis. Make sure the availability of permanent backups on when and as required basis. Provide first level support for Core Banking Software“ BANKSMART“. Executing SOD/EOD of Main Branch Karachi, Finance Department, Treasury, RISK MANAGEMENT Department and CAMS application. ADC channel monitoring on 24 x 7 basis include ATM health checking, transaction monitoring. Generating E-statement, WAP and SMS on daily basis. Daily routine backups of all critical servers and applications.

Dec 2004Jan 2006

International Islamic Propagation Center

International Islamic Propagation Center
Network and System Administrator Maintaining and troubleshooting of office Network. Installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and patch management of Windows 2000 Server Active Directory Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 File Sharing Server Windows 2000/XP Professional Installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of Intranet website IIS 4 with PHP and MySQL
Sep 2003Sep 2004

Paradise Subscription Agency

Paradise Subscription Agency
Incharge of Computer Section To look after all the system in the office Hardware and Software installation of system in the office
Aug 2001Aug 2003

Xperts Technologies

Xperts Technologies
Network and System Administrator To maintain and administrate the network To maintain the servers including the workstation's Running and maintaining Active Directory and also ISA 2000. Include hardware maintenance and troubleshooting of all the system. PROJECTS


Jan 1998Jan 1999

Computer Diploma

NCR Education Center
Dec 1995May 1998

Bachelors of Sciences

Gov. College for Men
Aug 1993Aug 1995

Intermediate (Secondary Board of Higher Education)

Govt. City College
Aug 1991May 1993


Mount Sinai School