Sr. Linux Administrator
United Arab Emirates
(Information Security Certified)
Over +16 years extensive experience of Linux systems administration, application designing, IT Infrastructure, IT helpdesk, System Management and Information Security, also having experience of installing, configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting of Linux, Solaris, AIX and windows base servers, security software, IPS, Firewalls, routers, switches and systems monitoring tools. Possess the enthusiasm for work, strong desire to succeed and commitment to continuous skill development that help build confidence and high level motivation to achieve desired results. Very ambitious to help others and work in the IT field.
Note : Having experience of successful deployment of Call Center and vTiger CRM in Elastix and FreePBX in UAE, Bangkok, India and Pakistan with customization and Integration of IVR with MySQL database to read loyalty points or credit card information. Also having experience of connect multiple asterisk servers through sip trunks.
Experienced with a broad range of servers, applications, utilities & tools and protocols, including the following:
Storage: EMC SAN CX-300 and CX-400
IPS: IBM GX4004C-V2-1-P
DB Monitoring: IBM InfoSphere Guardium, Aqua Data
Servers: SUNFire T2000, V240, Dell Power Edge 860, R-200, R-2950, HP Proliant DL380 G6
Databases: Sybase 12.5, Oracle 8i, 9i & 10g, MySQL 5.5
Operating Systems: Red Hat Linux, Centos, Suse, Solaris, Windows Server 2003
Infrastructure: TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, Network troubleshooting Server configuration, Physical network maintenance and upgrades, DHCP, SNMP,IPv6,Linux Cluster with HA, Windows Cluster, Load Balancing, Alchemy, Nagios, MRTG, PRTG, System Security, Physical Security(CCTV, Access Control), ERwin, EZ SQL
Security: Advanced knowledge of Linux security, Secure Internet services, LAN/WAN Security VPN, Firewalls (Juniper Net screen, IPFilter) ,KAME, IPSEC, Encryption (3DES, SSL) SSH (SSH v1, v2 and OpenSSH) , Kerberos5, Host-based security, OS Hardening network services, SmartFilter (Web Gateway Security),Information Security Policy Design and Implementation, Network/Host Security Auditing
Software: Apache HTTP/HTTPS servers (versions 1.3.x/2.0), IIS, AD, WampServer, DNS (BIND 4/8/9) , Vi, ViM, ftp, NFS , NIS, NTP, ntpdate, POP, IMAP, IMAPS,PPP (FreeBSD Kernel PPP), SMTP (Sogo-1.3, QMail, Sendmail, procmail, Fetchmail) , Samba, LDAP, Asterisk, Webmin, X Window System (Configuring servers, Desktops, Application Servers)