Basic Info

Soju Joseph

10 years

Ahmedabad, India

Master's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Sr. Engineer – Business IT at Panamax Infotech Pvt. Ltd.

Experience Details

Sr. Engineer – Business IT

IT/Software Development

Manager

To implement, monitor and maintain IT infrastructure /services which is deployed at various datacenters for providing
application services to internal and external client. Internal clients are Product R&D/Engineering, PMG, Delivery and Tech
support teams. External client are business clients whose services are either hosted from our datacenter or provided at
onsite.

Key Result Areas:
Deliver a range of technical support services to our internal and external customers.
Maintain high level Customer satisfaction by clarifying Customer needs and ensuring that they are met
Implementation and Management of VMware environment , Servers (Linux/Windows) on both VM & physical nodes.
Configuration of Palto Alto Networks Firewall in US Colo and UK Colo
Linux OS/Windows OS Clustering, HA environments installation , support and administration.
Maintaining Cisco / HP /Dell routing and switching platforms. Configuration of Cisco routers, Switches, Load
Balancers, VOIP devices, Cisco Unified Communication Manager for VOIP Applications, Cisco PIX firewall series
Configuring and maintaining of TCP/IP Protocols like TCP/IP, RIP, IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, TFTP, FTP, SMP, DNS, NTP,
LDAP, HSRP, VRRP etc.
IPSEC Configuration in various Cisco Routers/Firewalls.
Implementation, Configuration of Network routers, routing policies, Network switches, Switching policies, firewalls &
policies in heterogeneous complex environments in Office and Customer Networks
Monitoring of Network Infrastructure through Solarwinds/Nagios/ Configuration of Nodes/Servers/Switches in
Nagios/Solarwinds
Veaam Backup Software job and backup management for VmWare infrastructure
SAN environment and service management.
Highlights:
Colombo-Srilanka – Etisalat Server/Storage Infrastructure implementation for VOIP Wholesale business
Implementation of PALO Alto firewall in UK and US colo.


Company Details

Panamax Infotech Pvt. Ltd. (multinational)

Ahmedabad, India

101-500 employees

Information Technology Services

www.bankaigroup.com

Nov 2016 to present (9 months)
Sr. Network and System Engineer at Sterlite Technologies Ltd.

Experience Details

Sr. Network and System Engineer

IT/Software Development

Manager

Key Result Areas:

Working on configuring and securing perimeter routers and firewall
Administering IT network as part of the team engaged in managing network, data, voice and telephony infrastructure
Monitoring and reviewing network security log, log change and incident management

Implementing:
o Authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA) on Cisco devices
o Enterprise WAN deployment based on MPLS / VPN & BGP
o Log monitoring of routers, firewalls, VPN, switches and servers
o QoS, VPN and converged networks in the enterprise
o Security Health Check of Windows servers and other compliance
o Daily BAU L2/L3 Calls Support on Windows 2003 and 2008 Server Family Infrastructure

Configuring:

o Site-to-site and remote-access VPNs using Cisco Routers & Firewalls
o Environment by VLANs & ACLs
Creating a campus networks using multilayer switching technologies
Ensuring improvement in traffic flow, reliability, redundancy and performance for campus

Managing:
o Exchange, ISA & Windows Server 2003 LANs, routed and switched WANs and remote access networks
o Windows 2000 and Windows 2003 Server Environment, windows 2008,2012 server, Red Hat Linux and Ubuntu ( Fedora/Centos Linux variety) for users o Server Installation, Domain Controller, DNS, DHCP, ICS, RIS, Web, FTP, VPN, Terminal Server, Routing and Remote Access
Liaising with 3rd party vendors for visit and troubleshooting
Tracking shutdown & restart of services and dependencies console operations
Addressing: o False positive alerts incident escalation and progress monitoring o Sev1 Incidents reported by automated alerts, Sev2 Incidents reported by automated alerts, Sev3 Incidents reported by automated alerts, Sev1 Incidents reported by customer and Sev2 Incidents reported by customer
Deploying monthly MS fixes / patches controlled reboot of all systems after patch application
Generating RCA document for Severity 1 & Severity 2 calls
Performing trend analysis of capacity report, availability report, problem management and RCA
Leading antivirus management, EPO administration, troubleshooting of antivirus definitions, resolution of out of date pattern files, cleaning, quarantining affected files, management of performance monitoring alerts
Managing MPLS Setup and configuration for branch office connectivity
Keeping abreast of the process changes and updates

Highlights:

Played a key role in infrastructure set-up of all wan links Airtel/Tata/Reliance PRI Set-up in NOC and migrating data center which includes (350 Virtual servers and 70 Physical Servers)
Planned Rack Diagram/Power allocation and server allocations
Organised Complete Process Training & Mentoring New Joiners before they turn into Production Support Employees


Company Details

Sterlite Technologies Ltd. (multinational)

Ahmedabad, India

101-500 employees

Information Technology Services

www.elitecore.com

Mar 2016 to Nov 2016 (8 months)

Education

MBA-IT in IT

Education Details

MBA-IT

IT

Sikkim Manipal University, India

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Sikkim Manipal University
2010 - 2012
PGDCA in Computer Applications

Education Details

PGDCA

Computer Applications

CDAC-GIST, India

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

C,C++ JAVA,ORACLE

N/A

CDAC-GIST
2002 - 2003
B.COM in Commerce

Education Details

B.COM

Commerce

Gujarat University, India

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

Gujarat University
1999 - 2002
High School - Other

High School Details

Other

GLS

India

1999

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

GLS
1999

Certifications

Certificate details

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHEL 5)

Mar 2009

N/A

N/A

805009100838553

Redhat

RHCE

MCP,MCSA
Sep 2008

Certificate details

MCP,MCSA

Sep 2008

N/A

N/A

MCP ID# 3460994

Microsoft

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

CiscoCommerceCommunicatorComputer ApplicationsEnglishFirewallGujaratiHard WorkerHindiITInformation Technology ServicesInitiativeLinuxMCP,MCSAMalayalamOrganizerPanamax Infotech Pvt. Ltd.Problem SolverReadingRed Hat Certified Engineer (RHEL 5)Software DevelopmentSolarisSr. Engineer Business ITSr. Network And System EngineerSterlite Technologies Ltd.SurfingSystem AdministrationVMWAREVirtulizationWatching Thriller MoviesWindowsWindows Server 2008

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Gujarati

Gujarati

: Fluent

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Malayalam

Malayalam

: Intermediate

: Beginner

: Advanced

: Advanced

Hindi

Hindi

: Fluent

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

Tools and Technologies

System Administration

System Administration

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Cisco

Cisco

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Firewall

Firewall

: Expert

: High

:

5-7 years

Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2008

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

VMWARE

VMWARE

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Fields of Expertise

Firewall

Firewall

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Solaris

Solaris

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Linux

Linux

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Windows

Windows

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Cisco

Cisco

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Virtulization

Virtulization

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Key Skills

Communicator, Hard worker, Initiative, Organizer, Problem Solver

Online Presence

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