network engineer resume example with 4+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

• A CCNA certified professional with over 4 years of experience in Networking and Security, including hands-on experience in providing network support, installation and analysis for a broad range of LAN/WAN/MAN communication systems. •Detailed understanding of different layer 2 protocols like VLANs, VTP, STP, RPVST, Port Security, and Port-Channels (LACP and PAGP).

  • Routers
  • Cisco 7600, 7200, 3800, 3600, 2900, 2800, 2600
  • Juniper Routers MX5, MX10, MX40 and MX80, QFX
  • Routing Protocols
  • OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, RIP v1/v2, PBR, Route Filtering, Redistribution, Summarization, and Static Routing, IS-IS, ICMP, FTP, SMTP, HTTP/HTTPS
  • Switches
  • Nexus 2K/5K/7K, Cisco Catalyst 6500, 4500, 3XXX,3560, 3750, 2960, Juniper EX-2200, EX-4200, EX-4500 MX/QFX
  • Switching
  • LAN, VTP, STP, PVST+, RPVST+, Inter VLAN routing & Multi-Layer Switch, Ether channels, Transparent Bridging.
  • Network Security
  • Cisco ASA 5540, ACL, IPsec, F5 Load Balancer, Checkpoint, Blue Coat, Palo Alto, SCADA, Process Control Domain (PCD)
  • Juniper Platforms
  • SRX, MX, EX Series Routers and Switches
  • F5 Networks (Big-IP) LTM 8900 and 6400, GTM
  • Ethernet (IEEE 802.3), Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
  • PPP, HDLC, Channelized links (T1/T3), Fiber Optic Circuits, Frame Relay
  • ARP, Wi-Fi, CDMA, 3G, 4G, LTE
  • Infoblox, QIP, route53
  • Port security knowledge
  • Networking protocol expertise
  • Cisco switching expertise
  • Cisco equipment familiarity
  • VLAN aggregation
  • Network security architecture
  • Enterprise WiFi management
  • QoS/CoS expertise
  • Firewall management tools
  • Routing protocol expertise
  • Information security technology
  • Infrastructure solutions
  • Network device monitoring
  • Firewall technology expertise
  • Aruba ClearPass proficiency
  • Python programming proficiency
  • Technical infrastructure upgrades
  • Collaborative ability
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • [Department] team collaboration
  • Catalyst and Nexus familiarity
  • Cisco IOS mastery
  • IPv6 technologies
  • Python and Bash proficiency
  • IP Services
  • Effective communication
  • Network performance monitoring
  • Firewall functionality
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Cisco router and switch security
  • Cisco IDS Network
  • Project Management
  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Network Management
  • Wireshark, SNMP, Solar winds, HP Open View, Cisco Prime
  • Other skills
  • Basic knowledge of Python for automation, Linux, Bash script, Git-Hub, Yaml, Json
  • 3G, BGP4, Inter-personal skills, DHCP, Fast Ethernet, Gateways, Internet technologies, Managing, Network Management, OSPF, Purchasing, Routing, SMTP, T1, VPN
  • Accounting, Cabling, Hardware, DNS, Features, HDLC, IP, MATLAB, Network Security, PCD, Python, SD, SNMP, TCP/IP, WANS
  • ASM, Change management, Concept, Documentation, Firewall, HP, IS-IS, Access, Networks, Policies, Quality, SCADA, Strategic, Technical support, WAN
  • Automation, Cisco, Controller, EIGRP, Firewalls, Open View, LANs, Office, Networking, PPP, Requirement, Servers, Supervision, Troubleshoot, Wireless LAN
  • Bash, Cisco IOS, Clients, Email, Frame Relay, HTTP, LAN, Microsoft Visio, Network, Prime, RIP v, Script, Switches, Troubleshooting, Workflow
  • Basic, Cisco Routers, Client, Ethernet, FTP, Hubs, Layout, 2K, Organizational, Processes, RIP, SLA, Cisco Switches, Upgrades
  • BGP, Cisco Router, Data migration, Fast, Gateway, Hub, Linux, Migration, Organizational skills, Protocols, Routers, Service Level Agreement, Switch, Upgrade
  • Load Balancer
  • LAN
  • WAN
  • Comm. Protocols
  • Gateway Redundancy
  • DHCP and DNS
  • Various Features & Services:
  • AAA Architecture
  • Avaya proficiency
  • SolarWinds support
  • SNMP monitoring
  • IP address structure
  • DNS implementation
  • 802.1x experience
  • Network security systems
  • WAN Acceleration technologies
  • Subnetting expertise
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • IT best practice framework expertise
  • Networking and routing protocol expertise
  • Layer-2/3 protocols
  • Network architecture understanding
  • Network Troubleshooting
  • Datacenter network implementations
  • IP multicast structure
  • PVST+ and MST knowledge
  • SDLC compliance
  • Software load balancer expertise
  • Juniper portfolio expertise
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • LAN switching technologies
  • MPLS VPN implementation
  • System integration
  • MPLS routers
  • OSPF routing
  • BGP message types
  • Disaster recovery operations
  • EIGRP routing
  • Technical Support
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • F5 load balancer expertise
Pace University- Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information System New York, NY Expected in Master of Science (M.S) : Telecommunications Systems and Networks - GPA : GPA: 3.67
Pacific University Udaipur, RJ Expected in Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) : Electrical Engineering - GPA : GPA: 6.7
Cisco- CCNA Routing and Switching. Cisco ID: CSCO13325953 Cisco- CCENT Routing and Switching. Cisco ID: CSCO13325953
Work History
Chicago Board Options Exchange - Network engineer
Amsterdam, NY, 06/XXX9 - Current
  • Responsible for automating deploying network infrastructure across all of the Client’s network fabrics that supports amazon's internal businesses (AWS).
  • Deployed, scaled and automated the network across multiple global data-centers.
  • This includes existing footprints and locations.
  • Responsible for scaling Amazon’s networks and design to meet the demand of Amazon's customers.
  • Created simple deployment processes that increase both velocity and quality.
  • Worked closely with Amazon's internal customers on designs/solutions; bringing those designs/solutions from concept to production.
  • Created and updated Amazon's network standards and ensured that the network is deployed to the AWS standards.
  • Responsible for Creating, implementing and maintaining Network and networking device.
  • Automated workflow and execution to deploy network and networking changes on a global scale.
  • Worked closely with Amazon's automation teams in transitioning and defining new tools that allowed to scale at unprecedented volume.
Chicago Board Options Exchange - Network Engineer
Secaucus, NJ, 08/XXX8 - 06/XXX9
  • Installed, supported and maintained hardware and software infrastructure according to best practices, including Routers, Load balancers, Switches, Wi-Fi controllers, Access point and firewalls.
  • Designed and deploy company’s LANs, WANs, and wireless networks, including servers, routers, hubs, switches and other hardware.
  • Assigned tickets and monitored dashboards for timely assignment of tickets Check validated and updated ticket for documentation and identified solutions for hardware, software, and network issues.
  • Fixed and troubleshooted issues in the network server and managing LAN and WAN to maintain maximum network uptime.
  • Configured routing protocols such as, OSPF, BGP & switching protocols like STP, RSTP and VLANs.
  • Involved in Integration, configuration and maintenance of Cisco Router, Catalyst Switches and Firewalls.
  • Configuring RIP, OSPF and Static routing on Juniper M and MX series Routers.
  • Responsible for all routing, switching, VPN, network security, and server load balancing.
  • Implemented various EX, SRX & J series Juniper devices •Have created lots of site to site IPSEC VPN tunnel with Checkpoint, Juniper Net screen firewalls and Cisco PIX/ASA firewalls.
  • Completed a project to update the patch HFA50 across all the firewall to overcome the bugs in the existing version of R65.
  • Strong technical acumen with TCP/IP, VLANS, WANS, routing and switching (Cisco) •Experience with Cisco hardware implementation, maintenance and support •Hands-on experience with configuring Routers, Switches, VPN, ASA, IPS, NAC, ACS, Cisco ISE, Firepower, Cisco NextGen Firewalls, Cisco IronPort (Email Security and Web Security), AAA Model (RADIUS, TACACS+).
  • Implementing, configuring and troubleshooting routing protocols such as OSPF (v3, v2), RIPv2, BGPv4, EIGRP, HSRP, GLBP and MPLS •Installing and supporting Cisco network switching and routing products IOS, IOS-XR •Understanding of current and emerging communications technologies such as SD-WAN, SIP Trunking, VPN, WAN/LAN environments and internet technologies.
  • Performed Regular upgrade and maintenance of Infrastructure, Installing, configuring, and maintaining Cisco Switches (2900, 3500 ,7600, 3700 series, 6500 series) Cisco Routers (4800, 3800, 3600, 2800, 2600, 2900, 1800, 1700, 800) Cisco Router and Switches, Juniper Routers and Firewalls, Nexus 7k,5k & 2k, f5 BIG IP, Palo Alto Firewalls •Configuring various BGP attributes such as Local Preference, MED, Extended Communities, Route-Reflector clusters, Route-maps and route policy implementation.
  • Achieved higher bandwidth and redundancy by configuring Port-Channel and logical port channel in between access layer switches and routers.
  • Achieved Gateway Redundancy by configuring HSRP and provided load-sharing for VLANs by configuring priority, weighting and preemption.
  • Provided security and fast transition on access ports by configuring port security, port-fast and BPDU guards on access layer switches.
  • Achieved scalability and stability in network by configuring Rapid Spanning Tree protocol for effective VLAN communication and secured network using BPDU Guard, Loop Guard and Root Guard.
  • Reduced processing time and overhead on routers by configuring network with multiarea OSPF and by separating LSA flooding in to the network.
  • Provide security and traffic flow control to network and host by configuring Named, Standard and Extended Access list on routers.
  • Created data migration strategies to help with completion of migration of data center from one point to another.
  • Configuration of Cisco 6500 (sup 720), 4500 (SUP 6) & 3750 Catalyst Switches for network access.
  • Worked extensively on Cisco Firewalls, Cisco PIX (506E/515E/525/) & ASA 5500(5510/5540) Series, experience with convert PIX rules over to the Cisco ASA solution.
  • Secured Network Access by configuring TACACS+ and Radius for Authentication, Authorization and Accounting.
  • Implemented NAT and PAT for inside host to connect to outside global and to access the internet.
  • Implemented network security including NAT/PAT, ACL, VPN and Cisco ASA & Checkpoint firewalls.
  • Configured and Used SNMP and Syslog for Device monitoring and management.
  • Performing network monitoring, providing analysis using Wireshark and SolarWinds and providing technical support as per required •Designed network layout for existing clients using Microsoft Visio.
  • Manage operational monitoring of equipment capacity/utilization and evaluate the need for upgrades; develop methods for gathering data needed to monitor hardware, software, and communications network performance.
  • Troubleshoot problems on a day to day basis & provide solutions that would fix the problems within the Network.
  • Daily responsibilities included monitoring remote site using network management tools, assisted in design guidance for infrastructure upgrade & help LAN administrator with backbone connection and connectivity issue.
  • Other responsibilities included documentation and support teams.
  • Support and implement required improvements, regulatory requirements, strategic improvements, and operational improvements through the planning and execution of company projects and tasks.
  • Worked on writing technical documents and manage projects from concept to production.
Elecon Engineering - Junior Network support Engineer
City, STATE, India 06/XXX3 - 05/XXX5
  • Responsible for monitoring the Network performance based on company’s Service Level Agreement (SLA).
  • Responsible for cabling and labeling based on day to day requirement and Racking & Stacking of various network •Designed and implemented Cisco 7500, 7200, 6500, 3600, 2600 Series routers in lab environment to reproduce various issues and test fixes for them.
  • Provided Helpdesk support that involved identifying and escalating the tickets to specific groups.
  • Documented the company’s design, implementation and troubleshooting procedures.
  • Configured VLANs with 802.1Q Tagging according to the Server team’s requirements.
  • Tested the new zone for failover capabilities and redundancy.
  • Connected the Distribution routers to the Core routers via OSPF Areas.
  • Equipment and made sure that there are no connectivity issues using ping and tracer.
  • Responsible for level 2 support of existing network technologies /services& integration of new network technologies / services.
  • Configured VSS on Cisco Catalyst 6509 switches in order to have redundancy.
  • Worked on T1/E1/T3 technologies and different LAN & WAN technologies.
  • Supported various LAN environments consisting of Cisco 6500 switches with Sup-720.
  • Troubleshooting complex LAN /WAN infrastructure that include routing protocols EIGRP, OSPF.
  • Configured Access-lists, Distribution-lists, Offset-lists and Route Redistribution.
  • Involved in configuration of OSPF Summarization (Summarizing internal and external routes).
  • Scalability of OSPF by Filtering of Intra, Inter and External OSPF routes •Used various BGP Attributes and various Route-filters such as named Access-lists, Prefix lists, Route-maps to permit or deny routes and to change various attribute •Experienced in implementation and troubleshooting knowledge of protocols and technologies, especially in the following: BGP4, OSPF, IPv4, and Ethernet.
  • Configured Ether channels, Trunks, Vlans, HSRP in a LAN environment.
  • Configured STP for loop prevention and VTP for Inter-VLAN Routing.
  • Responsible for performing administration on BGP, OSPF routing protocols.
  • Configuring RIP, OSPF and Static routing on Juniper M and MX series Routers •Configuring VLAN, Spanning tree, MSTP, SNMP on EX series switches •Time to time upgrade network connectivity between branch office and regional office with multiple link paths and routers running HRSRP, EIGRP in unequal cost load balancing to build resilient network.
  • Design and implement Catalyst/ASA Firewall Service Module for various LAN’s.
  • Key contribution includes troubleshooting of complex LAN/WAN infrastructure that include routing protocols EIGRP, OSPF, & BGP.
  • CCNA Security (210-260) Secure Routing and SwitchingCisco- CCNP in Progress.
Additional Information
  • Experienced in Data-Center Nexus 7009, 7018, 5548P, 5596T, 2148T, 2224T and 6000 switches. •Worked on configuring the Nexus 5K, 7K, 9K •Implemented VDC, VPC, VRF and OTV on the Nexus 5505 and 7009 switches and also implemented VSS on Cisco catalyst 6509 and 6513 switches. •Worked on Cisco 1800, 2600, 3600, 7200 and 7600 routers. •Experienced and skilled in configuring Routing Protocols RIP V1/V2, EIGRP, OSPF and BGPV4 on Cisco routers like 2600, 2900, 3600, 3900, 7200 and 7600 series. •Designed Redundancy Gateways for Campus Network using HSRP/VRRP/GLBP. •Hands on experience in configuring and supporting site-to-site and remote access Cisco, IPsec, VPN solutions using ASA/PIX firewalls, Cisco and VPN client. •Knowledge of implementing and troubleshooting complex layer 2 technologies such as VLAN Trunks, VTP, Ether channel, STP, RSTP and MST. Implementation of HSRP, VRRP, FHRP, GLBP for Default Gateway Redundancy. •Involved in troubleshooting of DNS, DHCP and other IP conflict problems. •Responsible for Check Point and Cisco ASA firewall administration across global networks. •Experience in working with Cisco Nexus Switches and Virtual Port Channel configuration. •Worked on F5 LTM, GTM, ASM series like 6400, 6800, 8800 for the corporate applications and their availability. •Ability to manage complex multi-organizational projects. Outstanding organizational skills; handle multiple projects simultaneously and meet strict deadlines. •Experience in testing Cisco routers and switches in laboratory and deploy them on site production. •DMZ zoning & configuring VLANs/routing/NAT with the firewalls as per the design. •Working experience with 6500 series switches at layer 2 and layer 3. •Working experience with Wireless LAN Controller (WLC) and Light Weight Access Point (LWAP). •Experience in configuring and troubleshooting various layer 3 routing protocols like RIP, OSPF, EIGRP and BGP. •Expertise is maintaining stable STP topology using protocols such as Port fast, BPDU guard, root guard and UDLD. •Excellent technical understanding of Cisco IOS XR, IOS, IOS XE and JunOS •Experience in Trunking protocols 802.1q and ISL. •Configuring BGP/OSPF routing policies and designs, worked on implementation strategies for the expansion of the MPLS VPN networks. •Expertise in creating groups and pruning traffic flow using VLAN, VTP, ISL, 802.1Q. •Used REMEDY for ticket change management process. •Troubleshooting and monitoring application issues using tools like Wire-shark. •Excellent inter-personal skills with the ability to work in a team of large members with minimum supervision necessary. •Experienced in Microsoft Visio creating a detail physical and logical network diagrams. •Provided input and recommendations for equipment purchasing to maximize added value and scalability

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School Attended

  • Pace University- Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information System
  • Pacific University

Job Titles Held:

  • Network engineer
  • Network Engineer
  • Junior Network support Engineer


  • Master of Science (M.S)
  • Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech)

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