CV, UK Based Design Architect, Engineer targets US, UK and Canada

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 30744
(10/15/1969, male)
Skills keywords: it design, it firewall, it network, it project, it security
Short Bio:

Highly experienced Network and Security specialist with strong experience of both technically hands on and line management positions. I have a solid background in the management of large and complex technical environments; both DataCentre as well as Corporate LAN/WAN; and a highly customer focused approach. I also benefit from exposure to operating within both Public and Private secure organisations at a senior level.

Current location: England, United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: British
Preferred Sector of Employment:  IT and Technology
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: canada, United Kingdom, United States

Design Engineer – Networks and Firewalls ( 15th August 2011 – Current)
AT&T Design Office – Shell LCM Program
➢Infrastructure Security Design & Implementation utilising:

•Cisco Catalyst Switches;

•Cisco GRE Tunnelling

•CheckPoint Firewall (R60, R65, R71 & R75);

•Checkpoint SecurePlatform

•CheckPoint VPN Edge;

•Checkpoint SecurePlatform OSPF Routing

•Certificate based IPSec VPN’s;

•Static and OSPF Routing;

➢Acting as a technical focal point and subject matter expert for Infrastructure related projects.

➢Assisting the AT&T Project Managers with the technical delivery of global projects;

➢Assisting with Shell divestment activities

Network & Security Design Consultant (9th August – 9th December 2010)
BT Design – Disclosure Scotland
➢Infrastructure Security Design & Implementation utilising:

•Catalyst 6000 Switches;

•Nokia IP Devices/Checkpoint R71;

•Cisco FWSM (multi context);


•Certificate based IPSec VPN’s (both L2L & GRE Tunnelling);

•BGP and VRF Routing;

➢Security Design and implementation of DS Protective monitoring solution in line with GPG13 best practice guides.

➢Reviewing and producing design documentation;

➢Ensuring infrastructure build remains compliant with security policy and best practice principles (GPG13, EAL4/EAL4+ and Manual V);

➢Assisting other teams in delivery of platform build;

➢Reviewing platform architecture & build in relation to EAL and Manual V compliance;

➢Providing technical escalation & Mentoring junior delivery team members;

➢Assisting with scheduling & prioritising workload for team members.

Infrastructure Consultant (Short Term Consultancy) (21st July – 6th August)
Regus PLC

Infrastructure Consultant (12th April 2010 – 16 May 2010)
Nottingham City Council

Lead Network & Firewall Consultant (September 2007 – 31st December 2009)
BT Operate – NHS Spine & London Service Platform

Service Management Engineer (February 2007 – September 2007)
DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary

Senior Support Consultant (February 2005 – May 2005)
William Hill

Interim Group IT Manager (: June 2004 – January 2005)
YES Group Limited

Security Team Consultant (6th March 2001 – July 2001)
Infocom (UK) Ltd

Divisional Network Consultant (14th September 1999 – 12th February 2001)
St Ives Direct Division