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Omar Bicane | Elance
 
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Omar Bicane

IT Infrastructure Analyst/Web Design/IT Security
   United Kingdom
  |   Rochester, Kent
  |  10:09 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

I am an IT professional with very in depth knowledge & expertise, I have worked for Apax Partners UK Ltd. for 10 years, a global private equity firm, I was the Lead Infrastructure Analyst there.

I also worked for Microsoft support in my early years...

Please see my CV for a detailed listing of my skills and projects completed.

Any one wishing to use my services will not be disappointed, I can cover a vast range of requirements, reducing your cost and ensuring your project is delivered in a cost effective but timely manner.

Thanks for...

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Tested
Microsoft Windows Server
Exchange 2003
Exchange 2007
RSA Appliances/Servers
ISA Server
Check Point
Checkpoint Security Test
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Firewall
Firewall Concepts Test
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Passed
Windows XP Administration
Windows XP Test
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Windows 7 Administration
Knowledge of Windows 7 Skills Test
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Email
Email Etiquette Certification
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Service Description

Recent Employment:

IT Freelancer through own UK LTD July 2011 to pressent


Apax Partners Ltd. (UK) Oct 2001 June 2011 (Resigned for a break/sabbatical)

(Lead Infrastructure Analyst 2007-June 2011)

(Second/Third Line Network Analyst role 2004-2006)

(Desktop Support Role 2001-2003)

I was on 24/7 call out once week, every 5 weeks. When not on call I was still available to other members of the team if they needed assistance with a call out of hours. The hub of the BAU support was conducted from London, but we had users at offices located in: Guernsey, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Mumbai, New York & Hong Kong. Most of the time remote support was provided, but in some cases only an onsite visit would do.



Key projects completed successfully at Apax Partners Ltd. (Global Private Equity Firm)

Checkpoint DR firewall project using R65, this included the design and implementation of clustered firewalls at each site was completed successfully in 2011.

Office and data centre locations were worked at on-site and remotely. VIP configuration of Nokia IP appliances, the build of the new firewall nodes and the creation of new firewall rule bases on SecurePlatform (SPLAT). This provided an automatic fail over and back in the event of a total disaster at the London office, or in a more minor case the event of a hardware issue with the primary node at either location.

In the event of the failure of both nodes at any one site, the traffic would route via MPLS to the...

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Web
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Windows
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Analyst
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