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Azure Architect Resume

Island City, NY

SUMMARY:

  • An effective communicator with strong team management, analytical and problem - solving skills.
  • Adept in analyzing information system needs, evaluating end-user requirements, custom designing solutions, troubleshooting for complex information systems management
  • Insightful experience in installation, configuration and monitoring of Linux/Unix cluster system, performance tuning, user creation & role management, up gradation and formulation & implementation of disaster recovery strategies.
  • Strong understanding of security mechanisms, experience in the determination of security vulnerabilities, weaknesses, threats and related risks that exists within an IT Infrastructure or business processes.
  • Support of ITIL/eTOM standard best practices and contribute to continuous improvement for the benefit of the organization

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Linux: RHEL, Fedora, AIX 6.1, Solaris, Windows(MS)

DevOps: GitBash, Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins

Routing: Extreme Switch, ESTREME X450A, Red back 400se, Red back 1200Se, JuniperM10i, Juniper M-10i, Net screen NS-500

Backup: Backbones Net vault 8, EMC Networker, Tar.

Storage: IBM DS 3200, Netapp

SS7: ISUP, MAP, SCCP call Flow, SS7 Stack, Nextgen, CCCPU Signaling over Sigtran Protocol, Signaling Boards DNI 4 port, GCC, CAP MAP

Hardware: IBM eServer Blade Center(tm)(S,H,T,HT) Chassis with 2x2320W PSU, HS22, 12, LS22,LS42,Xeon 6C X W 2.93GHz/1333MHz/12MB, 3x2GB, O/Bay 2.5in SAS,Qlogic 20-port 4/8 Gb SAN Switch Module for BC

IBM: eServer Blade Center(tm) H Chassis with 2x2900W PSU

Cisco: Catalyst Switch Module 3110G for IBM Blade Center HS22, Xeon 6C X W 2.93GHz/1333MHz/12MB, 3x2GB, O/Bay 2.5in SAS

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Island City, NY

Azure Architect

Responsibilities:

  • Applied Network Security Groups (NSGs) to control inbound and outbound access to network interfaces (NICs), VMs and subnets in azure cloud. Exported the current NSGs in json format, validated and deleted unwanted NGS.
  • Scripted and automated Backup reports,
  • Created Dashboards for Backup, Monitoring, Cost analysis with Power BI
  • Best practices across Implementation O365, managing cloud authentication, Networking and security.
  • Applied security policies to protect Personal Sensitive information. (DLP)
  • Provided guidance on inbuilt security features over data encryption.

Confidential, Island City, NY

Iaas Architect

Responsibilities:

  • Defining & implementing best security practices across IaaS & PaaS, Designed and built cloud service models Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
  • Created custom azure policies to use Hybrid benefit VMs & use specific resources in the Azure cloud.
  • Designed Vnets & applied Network Security Groups (NSGs) to control inbound and outbound access to network interfaces (NICs), VMs and subnets in azure cloud.
  • Provided high availability for IaaS VMs and PaaS role instances for access from other services in the VNet with Azure Internal Load Balancer.
  • Conducted current state assessment of infrastructure framework to identify gaps and recommended solution. Leveraged assessment result to enhance existing framework and designed strategic solution for owners and users.
  • Involved on migrating SQL Server databases to SQL Azure Database using SQL Azure Migration Wizard and used Python API to upload agent logs into Azure blob storage.
  • Wrote PowerShell scripts for ARM VM Migration plan to use Hybrid benefits addressing enterprise Agreement customer environment.
  • Supported and designed planned systems maintenance activity while minimizing impact to services including -load Balancer, monitoring, metrics and long using Azure cloud resources OMS and security and access control.
  • Extract the client's complete business requirements independently for the specific process area(s) by interacting closely with the client/ business users, RFP documentation aligned with RFI

Confidential

Tech Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Defining & implementing best security practices across IaaS & PaaS also Designed and built cloud service models Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
  • Designed Vnets & applied Network Security Groups (NSGs) to control inbound and outbound access to network interfaces (NICs), VMs and subnets in azure cloud.
  • Performed Virtual to Virtual (V2V) migration on to Cloud Azure ASM to ARM
  • Crafted & maintained back up policies, Hardware Sizing, Deployment Diagram (HLD, LLD), Configured Azure Backups for SQL VM instances.
  • Crafted Migration plan from Azure Service Management portal to ASM to Azure Resource Management Portal ARM.

Confidential

Tech Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Administration & Mitigation of Security Vulnerability for enterprise Server Farm (Aix 6,7,8, RHEL 6, 6.1.6.2.6.4 , HP UX),located across Philippines, Mexico, Brazil, Australasia & India.
  • Successfully migrated physical servers to cloud (IBM SCO 2.3, Esxi 5.5) successfully deployed VMware Cluster.
  • Creation, migration of servers to IBM softlayer, IBM Bluemix. Audit policy implementation on Linux, Aix updating & tuning of ext. 2, 3 file systems.
  • Responsible for Datacenter ops & hosting server/storage/network farms. Performed Physical to Virtual (P2V) migration on to Cloud, located across different DC's.
  • Actively involved to identify strategic hosting centers (out of existing Datacenter across pan India)
  • Successfully implemented SCO 2.3 (Smart Cloud Orchestrator) on X-86 Esxi 5.1, 6.4/6.3
  • Management stack running on VMware vSphere 5.1 (only)
  • Extract the client's complete business requirements independently for the specific process area(s) by interacting closely with the client/ business users.
  • Directly responsible for Implementation, Integration & DC Infrastructure readiness. (Vmware, RHEL, Windows)
  • Initiated Kick off meetings with client, Business, IT to understand deliverable, costs and project feasibility also Involved in the project plan, management and implementation.
  • Prepared & maintained Back up policies, Hardware Sizing, Deployment Diagram, HLD, LLD
  • Involved in the project plan, management and implementation.
  • Installing upgrading Esxi Clusters performed cold migrations of VM.
  • Installing, upgrading and configuring Linux Servers on Esxi cluster using Kickstart as well as manual installations
  • Performed Security assessment with enterprise tool Nessus on windows & linux server farm across multiple regions.
  • Troubleshooting Linux network, security related issues, capturing packets using tools such as tcpdump, TCP wrappers, NMAP. Maintained Samba File Server for user authentication, syslog domain, and file sharing in Linux/Unix.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
  • Solid network and systems troubleshooting experience with tcpdump, Wireshark over protocols such as HTTP\HTTPS, SFTP, FTP, NFS, SMB, SMTP, SSH, NTP and TCP/IP, Internet Security, encryption.
  • Performed UNIX System Administration. Fine tuning, Kernel debugging, process scheduling, disk and file system I/O, kernel internals, TCP/IP communications.
  • Management of user accounts, files and directory permissions, and securing UNIX systems to match industry best practices.
  • Working on Volume management, Disk Management, software RAID solutions using VERITAS Volume manager & Solaris Volume Manager.
  • Backup activities by taking regular backup using Net Vault & Veritas Backup Exec 9.1, and legato Including Job scheduling for Backup and Restoration for various clients on Solaris, AIX, Linux and Windows Servers.
  • Configured and installed Red Hat, Centos, Ubuntu Linux Servers on virtual machine, bare metal Installation & Vmware
  • Created, cloned Linux Virtual Machines, templates using VMware Virtual Client migrating servers between ESX hosts.
  • Performed regular security health check on Linux, Aix & windows server farm and ensure all systems are IBM compliance.

Confidential

Lead Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Performing Configurations, troubleshooting and managing of Ericsson GSN Nodes PAN India.
  • Responsible for maintenance, configuration, trouble shoot of GPRS VAS nodes SMSC (Short message service center), MMSC, SGSN, GGSN, Site Routers, DNS, Fire Wall, ADC, MPBN nodes
  • Configuring the Confidential redistribution of routes evenly among the Gn paths available between the SGSN and GGSN for Network PAN India.
  • Routing, configuring and troubleshooting the frame relay GB links between SGSN and BSC.
  • Perform 2nd level fault diagnosis and rectification on all systems
  • Documentation of trouble resolution using ICRM, REMEDY&CRM NEXT solutions.
  • Performed configuration and routing changes for the SS7 connectivity from the SGSN towards the HLR for the Gr connectivity.
  • Monitoring tools Confidential HP-OVO Alarm Viewer, TeMip Client, and WATS up Gold.
  • Preparation and analyzing the network utilization report for outage and congestion report for all VAS (Value Added Services) nodes.

Confidential

Implementation Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Implementation, configuration and support Caller ring back tone & short messaging services
  • Crafted & maintained back up policies, hardware sizing, deployment diagram, HLD, LLD,
  • Responsible for UAT, SIT sign off after successful go live.
  • Responsible for Implementation, configuration and support Database servers Oracle and MySQL.
  • Implementation & Integration SS7, ISDN, R2 signaling with Voice and signaling Boards like Dialogic DNI 4 Port for CRBT Services.
  • Implementation, Integration and Configuration SMS GW protocols like SMPP and CIMD-II
  • Performed configuration and routing changes for the SS7 connectivity from the CRBT towards the tone players for the connectivity.

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