With 7+ years of experience in my field: I offer Designing, Implementing, Configuring/Tunning, Supporting and troubleshooting services for Network Security Solutions no matter how complex it is I have hands on experience in almost all of the Top network security devices as;
Checkpoints, Juniper firewalls & IDP, Cisco ASA / CX firewalls & switches, Fortigate Sonicwall, UTMs, Bluecoat proxies, McAfee Web gateways, Cisco Ironports, Cisco Prime, Cisco PRSM, SPLUNK, McAfee network AV and loadbalancers as F5 & Alteon.
Have Also experience in responding to Information security RFPs & Pre-sales activity including; Designs, Proposals, Assesment, vendor negotiations, customer communication.
End-to-End Network Security Solutions Architecture, Proposals, Implementation, tuning, Support and troubleshooting.
Sales Associate Advanced Security
Sales Associate - Firewalls
Committee on National Security Systems "CNSS"
CNSS 4011 Recognition
Sales Associate Unified Access Control
Sales Associate - Intrusion Detection & Prevention
Sales Associate - SSL
Cisco Certified Network Associate - Security
Cisco Certified Network Associate
Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt
Bsc. in Telecommunications & Electronics Engineer
2003 - 2008
Orange Business Services
Information Security Support Engineer, Tier 3
2011 - 2012
Provided third level information security technical support engineer in the global security support team to support multinational large enterprises security solutions across different countries. I was the high level in the technical support for around 10+ various security products on 24 x 7 bases. I was often consulted by other specific technology expert engineers to resolve difficult troubleshooting issues.
Support, maintain and administrate multiple environments of various security topologies and vendors as: Checkpoint NG R71 & R65 Firewalls, Juniper Netscreen firewalls - IDP IPS and Network Security Manager, Fortinet UTM firewalls and Fortinet Manager, Bluecoat Proxies\Reverse Proxies and Bluecoat Reporters, Cisco Ironport, McAfee Webgateway and Network Antivirus with ICAP, Trendmicro web gateways, F5 BigIP and Alteon switches load balancers.
Summit Technology Solutions
Information Security Architect
2009 - 2011
Provided full long term Information Security Solution designs both Network/Host based and consulting services to small-, medium- to large-sized customers.
Establishing long-term information security architectural direction.
Performing IT security pre-sales activities as: demonstrating the financial & technical parts for the customer, dealing with various distributors & suppliers, and searching for the best deal technically & financially
Developing presentations and participates in product demonstrations that accurately depict the benefits of products and solutions.
Providing technical support to the sales team.
Developing complete Information Security technical proposals.
Architecting enterprise scale security solutions while making sure its compatible with the environment.
Applying security design principles to applications, infrastructure, processes and business activities.
Participating in the implementation of solutions related to specific business units.
Designing with almost all security technologies using the best of breed vendors such as: Juniper, Tippingpoint, Websense, Symantec, McAfee, Fortinet, IBM/ISS, Citrix and Vasco.
Information Security & Network Engineer
2008 - 2009
Provided Network connectivity for around 40+ banking branches as well as Securing the information in the communication links between different branches and main data-center.
Managing Appnetics corporate Network with the aid of Routers and LAN/WAN Switches.
Managing and Securing Information in Appnetics communication links with the aid of Security appliances and Authentication of users that access Appnetics Information.
Managing Appnetics Internal Security.
Implementing Networks and Securing Information for Appnetics customers.
Technical support for any problem related to any Networking issues in Appnetics side in Network devices especially Routers and Firewalls
Implementing and configuring wireless access point using 3Com and Linksys Access points
Managing HP and 3Com switches, Cisco Routers 2600 and 800
Managing with Cisco PIX/ASA, Juniper & FortiGate Firewalls
Monitoring & backing up various brands of routers and firewalls devices configurations using Kiwi Cat-tools, whats up gold and Catci.
Managing small scale VoIP SIP Servers such as CommuniGate and 3CX using D-Link, Siemens IP phones and a VoIP Gateway connected to the corporate PBX to route VoIP calls to the local landline Phones
Managing and implementing Proxy servers Using Squid Unix Proxy
Scanning servers and corporate machines for OS vulnerabilities and patching it.
Managing windows 2003 DHCP server and Certificate Authority for providing internal Security with the aid of Token smart cards.
Managing SQL database 2000/2005.
Participating in implementing an authentication test environment using RSA SecureID tokens
Managing Kaspersky and Symantec Corporate Antivirus for providing security against virus threats.