Basic Info

Ahmed Awad

2 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Trainee (intern) at Information Technology Institute (ITI)

Experience Details

Trainee (intern)

Engineering - Telecom/Technology

Student

The Information TechnoOverviewlogy Institute (ITI) is a leading national institute established in 1993 by the Information and Decision Support Centre (IDSC) the Egyptian Cabinet. In 2005 ITI's affiliation moved to theMinistry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT).
ITI Professional training programs are designed to adopt world trends in the ICT domain through its branded 9-Month Professional Diploma. In addition ITI offers State-of-the-Art Programs which are part-time customized IT training programs tailored to the job market’s needs and it presents the following courses in cyber security track:
- Securing Routers and Switches
- Next Generation Firewalls and UTM Technologies
- Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS)
- VPN
- RHCSA and RHCSE
- Android, IOS, Mac, Linux and Windows Security
- Ethical Hacking and offensive security
- Metasploit Essentials
- Traffic Analysis
- Risk Assessment and Compliance
- Incident handling
- Programing Language ( C, Java, Python, Bash Script )
- VMware vSphere ( Install, Configure and Manage )
- Database Fundamentals
- ITIL Foundation
- CCNA
- CCNA Security
- Web security
- Computer, Network and Mobile Forensics
- Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure
- Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Active Directory
- ITIL Foundation and Intermediate
- Log and Vulnerability Management


Company Details

Information Technology Institute (ITI)

Cairo, Egypt

501-1000 employees

Computer and Network Security

www.iti.gov.eg

Oct 2016 to present (6 months)
Technical Operation Engineer at BARQ Group

Experience Details

Technical Operation Engineer

Engineering - Telecom/Technology

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Configure and troubleshoot security devices
o Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities
o Ensure that the company knows as quickly as possible about security incidents
o Providing Technical Documentations for Network Security projects
o Supporting customers on spot regarding any task or issue in established network security
devices
o Providing professional Service & Technical support for products from the below vendors
o Cisco (security hardening, ASA firewall) - McAfee (network IPS) – Force point (Web and
Email Gateway) – Gemalto (Safenet Authentication Server)
o Identify and define system security requirements
o Responsible for implementing security devices and security solutions at customers side
o Implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems
o Design system security architecture and develop detailed security designs
o Prepare and document infrastructure standard operating procedures and protocols


Company Details

BARQ Group

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Computer and Network Security

http://www.barqsystems.com/

Mar 2016 to Oct 2016 (7 months)
Security System Engineer at GNSE Group

Experience Details

Security System Engineer

Engineering - Other

Entry Level

Understand from the sales team member the scope of required task.
o Suggest to the sales team member possible presales courses of action to choose from.
o Assist in planning Prospects ‘networking and e-security goals and objectives
o Help in consulting with Prospects to identify their e-security needs, budget constraints, and
achievable technical and business advantages from the project
o Prepare and Provide necessary technical and techno-commercial documentation,
presentation, check lists, POCs, Demo and answer to RFPs
o Prepare and provide necessary technical and techno-commercial demonstrations of GNS
Egypt products/solutions.
o Prepare and Provide related required installation plan and deliverable sign offs.
o Accountable for Client’s successful delivery and sign offs according to plan.
o Cooperate with other team members to ensure successful solutions delivery
o Administrating the company network or server when requested.
o Acquiring the knowledge & implementing new networking or e-security solution for GNS
o Be a team player and communicate and cooperate with the team smoothly.


Company Details

GNSE Group

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Computer and Network Security

http://www.gnsegroup.com/

May 2015 to Mar 2016 (10 months)
Junior Electronics Design Engineer at Green Electronics

Experience Details

Junior Electronics Design Engineer

Engineering - Telecom/Technology

Entry Level

I have been recognized for being an effective electronics engineer, with the ability to
manage multiple research projects and tasks and supervising a small team.
Some of my key skills include:
 Power Supply Design (AC - DC)
 Motor drive circuits design
 Filters and signal conditioning circuits design
 PSPICE Simulation
 FPGA design
 PCB Design and development by Altium and protous
 Serial communication interfaces (RS485, RS422, RS232, I2C, SPI)


Company Details

Green Electronics

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Electronics and Semiconductors

www.greenelectronix.com

Sep 2014 to May 2015 (8 months)
Information Security Trainee (intern) at MCIT

Experience Details

Information Security Trainee (intern)

IT/Software Development

Student

Granted Information Security Trainee which contains the following topics:
• Topic 1: Soft and Communication Skills
• Communication Skills
• Presentation Skills
• Project Management
• Time Management
• Team Building
• Problem Solving Techniques
• Topic 2: Network and Security Fundamentals
• Understand Network layers
• Understanding network infrastructures
• Understanding network hardware
• Understanding protocols and services
• Understand operating system security
• Understand network security
• Understand security software
• Topic 3: System Administration
• Install and configure servers
• Configure server roles and features
• Configure Hyper-V
• Deploy and configure core network services
• Create, Configure and manage Group Policy
• Deploy, manage and maintain servers
• Configure File and Print Services
• Configure network services and access
• Configure a Network Policy Server (NPS) infrastructure
• Install, Configure and manage Active Directory
• Configure and manage high availability

• Topic 4: System design and plan Infrastructure
• Plan and deploy a server infrastructure
• Design and implement network infrastructure services
• Design and implement network access services
• Design and implement an Active Directory infrastructure (logical and physical)
• Manage and maintain a server infrastructure
• Plan and implement a highly available enterprise infrastructure
• Plan and implement a server virtualization infrastructure
• Design and implement identity and access solutions
• Topic 5: Offensive and Defensive Security
• Ethical Hacking
• Web penetration testing
• Vulnerability Assessment
• Risk Management
• Linux Security
• Windows Security
• Firewalls Technologies
• Intrusion Prevention Systems (IDS, IPS, UTM)
• Cryptography Technologies


Company Details

MCIT

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Information Technology Services

www.mcit.gov.eg

Dec 2014 to Mar 2015 (3 months)
Training (intern) at Benha Factory for Electronics

Experience Details

Training (intern)

Engineering - Telecom/Technology

Student

• Design and Implement PCB Circuits by using Altium Design, PCAD, Proteus Software
• Microcontroller and Microprocessor Principles
• Microcontrollers Programming
• Explanation INAR Tablet Production Stages and its Components
• Surface Mount Technologies
• Maintenance and Check Electronic and Industrial Cards errors and problems
• Splicing and Testing PCB


Company Details

Benha Factory for Electronics

benha, Egypt

101-500 employees

Electronics and Semiconductors

N/A

Jul 2014 to Aug 2014 (1 month)
Training (intern) at Telecom Egypt

Experience Details

Training (intern)

Engineering - Telecom/Technology

Student

• Telecommunication Introduction
• Network Fundamentals
• Transmission Line Fundamentals
• Microwave Fundamentals
• Antenna Fundamentals
• Fiber Optics Fundamentals
• Wireless Fundamentals


Company Details

Telecom Egypt

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Computer Networking , Telecommunications

N/A

Jun 2013 to Aug 2013 (2 months)
Help Desk (volunteer) at Resala

Experience Details

Help Desk (volunteer)

IT/Software Development

Entry Level

N/A


Company Details

Resala

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Education

N/A

Jul 2012 to Aug 2012 (1 month)

Achievements


Strong knowledge of email security gateway products such as Forcepoint AP-Email Strong knowledge of proxy and web security gateway products such as Forcepoint AP-Web Good knowledge of data loss prevention products such as Forcepoint AP-Data Strong knowledge of identity protection and 2 factor authentication products such as Gemalto Good knowledge of anti-APT threat intelligence products such as Fireeye (NX – EX – FX) Good knowledge of load balancer and WAF products such as F5 Networks (LTM) Very good knowledge of Securing Routers and Switches (Cisco – Juniper) Very good knowledge of the following network security technologies such as Firewalls (ASA), virtual private network (VPN), and intrusion prevention systems (IPS) Very good knowledge of Securing Routers and Switches. Good Knowledge of forensics products Strong knowledge of Windows server administration and Linux Redhat administration Very good knowledge of Incident Handling and Web Vulnerabilities (OWASP)

Education

9-Month Diploma in Cyber Security

Education Details

9-Month Diploma

Cyber Security

Information Technology Institute (ITI), Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

 Network and System Security  Information Security  System administration  Programming languages

N/A

Information Technology Institute (ITI)
2016 - 2017
BSC in Electronics

Education Details

BSC

Electronics, Communication, IT

Benha University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Benha University
2006 - 2014
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Qalyuop

Egypt

2009

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

Qalyuop
2009

Certifications

CCNA
Dec 2014

Certificate details

CCNA

Dec 2014

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

MCSA
Nov 2014

Certificate details

MCSA

Nov 2014

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

MCSE
Mar 2015

Certificate details

MCSE

Mar 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

CEH
Mar 2014

Certificate details

CEH

Mar 2014

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

JNCIA
Mar 2016

Certificate details

JNCIA

Mar 2016

N/A

N/A

N/A

Juniper

N/A

JNCIS-ENT
Dec 2016

Certificate details

JNCIS-ENT

Dec 2016

N/A

N/A

N/A

Juniper

N/A

JNCIS-SEC
Jun 2016

Certificate details

JNCIS-SEC

Jun 2016

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

FCSE
May 2015

Certificate details

FCSE

May 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

Fireeye

N/A

Protiva PKI
Apr 2015

Certificate details

Protiva PKI

Apr 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

Gemalto

N/A

ACE
May 2015

Certificate details

ACE

May 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

Paloalto

N/A

Certificate details

TRITON AP- WEB 101

Oct 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

Websense/Forcepoint

N/A

Certificate details

TRITON AP- EMAIL 101

Nov 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

Websense/Forcepoint

N/A

Certificate details

TRITON AP- DATA 101

Dec 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

Websense/Forcepoint

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

GSM

May 2013

Egyptian Engineers Syndicate

N/A

Training/Course Details

GPRS

Jun 2013

Egyptian Engineers Syndicate

N/A

Training/Course Details

UMTS

Jul 2013

Egyptian Engineers Syndicate

N/A

Training/Course Details

LTE 4G

Aug 2013

Egyptian Engineers Syndicate

N/A

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Advanced

Tools and Technologies

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

IDS/IPS

IDS/IPS

: Advanced

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Web security gateway

Web security gateway

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Email Security Gateway

Email Security Gateway

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Web application firewall

Web application firewall

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Networks

Networks

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Network security

Network security

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Metasploit

Metasploit

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Corel draw

Corel draw

: Intermediate

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Altium

Altium

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

proteus

proteus

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Firewalls

Firewalls

: Intermediate

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Pentesting

Pentesting

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

windows secuirty

windows secuirty

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

malware analysis

malware analysis

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Linux security

Linux security

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Information Security

Information Security

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Network Security

Network Security

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Pentesting

Pentesting

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

Forensics

Forensics

: Intermediate

: High

:

Less than 1 year

Key Skills

Planner, Communicator, Creative, Persistent, Team Player

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