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Faisal ahmad K.

Solution Provider to IT/Web/Networks/VoIP


Multan, Pakistan


Solution Provider to IT/Web/Networks/VoIP Cisco certified I have about 4 years of technology experience in state of the art Service Provider & Enterprise environments. • I am a result oriented and qualified ICT Professional having experience in planning, management and configuration of large scale Service Provider networks. • Expertise in designing/implementing Service Provider (IP/MPLS Packet Core, 4G, WiMAX), Enterprise Networks technologies. • Possess practical experience on Public and Private Cloud infrastructure for PaaS and IaaS Solutions with network integration & optimization for East-West traffic. • Strong communications skills & effective in presentations for personnel development both technical and non-technical audiences. • Project management and Product Development skills. • ... moreSpecialties: Routing Protocols (BGP, MP-BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIP), IPv4, IPv6, MPLS, Metro Ethernet, MPLS Advanced Applications (L3VPNs, L2VPNs, VPLS), Inter-AS Service delivery, QoS, MPLS Traffic Engineering (MPLS-TE), RSVP, Internet bandwidth management, BGP transit tweaking, and internet resource management, IGMP, PIMv2, VLAN, STP, RSTP, PVST, HSRP, GLBP, VRRP, PPPoE, VPN (GRE, IPSEC & Encryption), DMVPN, RSTP, MSTP, REPS, MLAG, Virtualization (Citrix). • Other skills: .NET Framework (C++, C#), mySQL, Matlab (Symbolic Math & DSP), Linux, scripting, Firewalls (SRX, Fortigate), DWDM, T1/DS1, DS3, SDH, SONET (OC3, OC48). Network/VoIP Engineer, IP/MPLS Core Network Operations Wateen Telecom May 2010 – Present Lahore, Pakistan My Job Responsibilities include: - Installation, configuration and management of IP/MPLS core network elements including Cisco GSRs, ASRs, 10000, 7600, 7200, 10700 series routers and 6500, 3400, 3750 series switches in Wateen’s metro and long-haul networks - Design and implementation of MPLS VPNs, including Layer 2 and Layer 3 VPNs over various access technologies - Deployment and management of upstream Internet links - Integration of WiMAX, DVB-RCS and HFC networks with IP/MPLS Core - Handling customer complaints - Working closely with Planning and Development wing for: • Designing and testing various products and services - Coordinating with vendors for solution deployment - Monitoring and optimizing network performance and resiliency • Coordinating with internal and external customers for network integration and fault resolution • Providing network health and availability reports to management -Working on the LIVE Class-4 network of Wateen Long Distance International system (LDI). -Providing technical support to VOICE NOC for VOIP (Voice over IP) and TDM networks. -Performing operation and maintenance tasks on the International Gateways to maintain a set of quality of service (QOS) for international routes. -Routing international traffic based on commercial requests and technical needs. -Hands on experience specially on routing & translations on different soft switches like SONUS,NEXTONE & ODINE. Media Gateway, Signaling Gateway, Policy Server (PSX), EMS. -PSTN trunk groups, IP trunk groups, E1s, CICs & channels, Static calls, SS7 signalling Links, Routes, Labels, Numbering plans, IP Interconnects etc. - Implementing VoIP & TDM Interconnections to National and International carriers and destinations. - Perform troubleshooting for problems showing irregular network KPI’s and enhance the network performance and efficiency. -Implementing the emergency services and helplines like 911, 15, 1217 etc on soft switch end. - Manual testing on national/International routes on the request of routing & commercial teams to verify QoS. -Complete analysis of ACD/ASR Reports and Call Data Records (CDRs) & their attributes. less

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
CISCO Test 3.90 Top 30% 39 mins
Networking Concepts Test 4.00 Top 20% 13 mins
Adobe Photoshop CS3 Test 2.75 Above Average 40 mins
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